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Nice place to visit; lots to do

We went to Lake Laura on a lovely sunny day in August 2018. It is free for people staying at the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Toronto, Canada
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Very Peaceful Spot

Visited there on 9/1/2018, last day of the year it was open, Labor Day. We had a pass to get in... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Lake Laura is a great place to hike around the lake (approx 3 miles), all shaded & also has a cute little beach with chairs . The cost is $8/person/day or $80/week up to 6 people.The beach area is very well maintained and worth the...More

Thank 557yanam
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went to Lake Laura on a lovely sunny day in August 2018. It is free for people staying at the Bryce Resort or Chalet High, but there are extra costs associated with some activities. It’s located just outside the hamlet of Bayse, across from...More

Thank MrHearsay
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited there on 9/1/2018, last day of the year it was open, Labor Day. We had a pass to get in otherwise it would have cost us to get in. No beach but grass with plenty of lounge chairs. We didn't go swimming but just...More

Thank FrankP2744
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Just a few minutes from Bryce/ the Pines is a picturesque scenic lake/beach getaway. Lots of good hiking trails as well. Boat rentals available. Five stars!!!!

Thank msmollywolly2
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Lake Laura is a man made lake. It has a grass beach and there is a small fee to swim. Docks are in the lake to swim to. No pets here.

Thank ROMENTraveler2014
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed spending a day at the lake and have some fun. The kids rented a canoe for an hour to cross the lake. Entrance is a bit high per person, but still worth spending a day if you bring your own food and drinks.

Thank Sander v
Reviewed 2 August 2018

While at Bryce Mt Resort, you would be remiss in not spending at least an afternoon at Lake Laura. They offer fishing, swimming, paddle boats, canoes and a very quiet little beach for the small kids. Also, plenty of room for a very quiet afternoon...More

Thank superbrino
Reviewed 21 July 2018

Part of the Bryce Resort in Basye, Virginia, Lake Laura is a man made fresh water lake that offers swimming, boating, fishing, a sandy beach with lounge chairs and a snack bar. There are diving platforms a short distance from the shore. Be advised there...More

Thank KLE2013
Reviewed 4 July 2018 via mobile

If you are trying to cool off during the hot summer days, the Lake Laura is the perfect place. You can spend the entire day lounging at the grassy beach, swimming at the clear waters of the lake. There are paddle boats and kayaks available...More

Thank Agnieszka K
Reviewed 4 September 2017

We came to Lake Laura on our last full day in the Shenandoah. We got there an hour before closing (6pm) and staff started packing up the sun bathing and lake access area at 5:30. Every 5 minutes we would be told we need to...More

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4 August 2018|
Response from Agnieszka K | Reviewed this property |
May 26 - Sep 3 Mon - Fri - 11-5pm Weekends and Holidays 11-6pm I would call the Bryce Resort for the off season hours (540)-856-2121 ex 253