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Things to do in Olcott

Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Theme Park
“The Olcott Beach Carousel Park, seconds away from our cottage, offers a fun and nostalgic family experience for just $.25 a ride!”
  • 6 locals recommend
Park
“Krull Park is an amazing local park right next door to our neighborhood. They have over 300 acres of space to enjoy. The park includes three playgrounds, a basketball court, a splash pad, multiple shelters and grill areas, and a lot of green space to enjoy. On the other side of Lake Road, enjoy beautiful views of the lake. ”
  • 4 locals recommend
Miscellaneous Shop
“Take a walk to the lakefront shops in Olcott. A full boardwalk surrounds these cute little establishments where you'll find souvenirs, decor, clothing, toys, food, and more! ”
  • 4 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Mariner's has pretty good food. We prefer to eat here when we can sit on the outside patio. The inside decor is a bit dark, but the patio with the lake breeze makes a stop here worth it. ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Bar
“Great food and beer . Always something interesting on the menu . located one mile from lodge !”
  • 2 locals recommend
Store
“Don't miss a visit to Bye's Popcorn, a local favorite! A family-operated popcorn stand popping fresh, amazing popcorn, both your standard butter and salt as well as really tasty caramel-covered popcorn. ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Food
“Located next to Live edge off Coomer Rd., This winery has a great selection of wines.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“Whether fishing or enjoying water sports with the family, the nearby marina offers great accommodations including docks with hookups, full shower facilities, and a fish cleaning station.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Lodging
“There are two beaches accessible to the public. The official beach is right at the end of our street. When open, it has a lifeguard and great setup for swimming or spending time by the lake. The other (pictured here) is of the rock beach which is on the other side of 18 mile creek. Take a left out of Franklin street onto lake road, then a right just after the water tower. At the end of Jackson Street, you'll find this rock beach with beautiful views and a peaceful atmosphere. ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Food
  • 3 locals recommend
Park
“If you're here to fish, Olcott was named the"Ultimate Fishing Town" in 2012. Fish for salmon, perch, pike, trout, steelhead, and even sturgeon in Lake Ontario or just up the road at fishermen's park by Burt Dam.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Breakfast Spot
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  • 1 local recommends
Bar
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
  • 1 local recommends
Food
  • 1 local recommends

Top restaurants

Restaurant
“Mariner's has pretty good food. We prefer to eat here when we can sit on the outside patio. The inside decor is a bit dark, but the patio with the lake breeze makes a stop here worth it. ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Breakfast Spot
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
  • 1 local recommends

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