About Us

a little about us

For more than 3 decades, Swanson’s Cottages has offered Year Round “Cottage Accommodations” near the shores of spectacular Lake Erie.

Whether you want to relax with a good book, get sand in your toes, enjoy a family reunion (we’ve had many), Swim the Bay, enjoy Erie’s Arts and Festivals, attend a convention, bike around the peninsula or the wine country, fish for tall tales, train as a deckhand, cheer on your favorite filly, or enjoy our many sporting venues, let Swanson’s Cottages be your “family style” home base for your visit to Erie, PA.

Each cottage offers “family style” accommodations with plenty of parking and elbow room for outside yard play. Picnic tables, charcoal grills and fire pits are provided with each cottage for outside enjoyment. Feel free to bring water and yard toys – We have plenty of room!!!

Join us for a weekend, a week, a month, or a full season and let us show you why vacationing families return year after year to our “quaint” Lake Life environment!!!

We are located in Erie Pennsylvania. If you have any questions about reservations, resort cottages, apartments or corporate rentals call us at: 814-323-4442


161 Kelso Dr.
Erie, PA 16505





There is so much to see and do in Erie, here is just a sample: Lake Erie swimming, picnicing, boating, fishing, Amusement Park, Historic Attractions, Roller skating (1 block away), Zoo, Golf & tennis, Tours plus MUCH MORE !

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