Group Bookings & Individual Stays

Silver Bay YMCA is the ultimate conference and family vacation destination. We offer a variety of accommodations to meet your group’s needs. Choose from an Inn-style room with a private bath, to a cozy lake-view cottage.

Many of our accommodations include meals in the William Boyd Center Dining Hall. Please inform us in advance of your stay if any member of your group has dietary allergies or restrictions.

Given our large array of accommodations, you may want to speak with us personally if you are new to Silver Bay YMCA. Contact the Reservations Staff by phone at 518.543.8415 or by email They will assist you in making your reservation.

Please Note – Reservations for summer accommodations commence on January 1st of the prior year on a 1st come 1st serve basis. For example, Summer 2020 reservations began to be accepted on January 1, 2019. Certain terms and conditions apply and are subject to change without notice. 


A Silver Bay YMCA Basic Pass is required to make a reservation, and for all guests who stay on campus. All reservations will have a 5% gratuity added to the final bill.

Meal plans are not included with cottage rentals; however, meal tickets can be purchased at the Front Desk during the off-season or at the Concierge Desk in the William Boyd Center during the Summer season.  A full American Plan can be established with a reservationist prior to arrival. 

Large Family/Group Accommodations

While most of our accommodations are available for group stays, Group and Large Family Accommodations are available for those who want to stay under one roof. Priority is given to week long stays. A party of 12 or more is considered a group. Please contact our Sales/Conference Services Department at 518.543.8417 for rates or more information.

Accommodations with Private Bath

At Silver Bay YMCA we have a variety of private bath accommodations ranging from the historic Inn to the brand new, air-conditioned William Boyd Center. 

Private Bath Accommodations include meals in the William Boyd Center Dining Hall unless otherwise arranged prior to arrival. 

Accommodations with Shared Bath

Enjoy options when it comes to Shared Bath Accommodations at Silver Bay YMCA. With a variety of options in the heart of campus, there’s something for every person in your group. 

Shared Bath Accommodations include meals in the William Boyd Center Dining Hall unless otherwise arranged prior to arrival.