• Ownership
    Golf Courses
    (804) 742-5647
    1548 Black Marsh Dr
    Rappahannock Academy, VA 22538
    • Counties: King George County
    • Fish: Black Crappie, Largemouth Bass, White Crappie
    • Permit is not required to use the lake.
    (540) 741-9000
    101 Hospital Center Blvd
    Stafford, VA 22554
    Richmond International Airport
    1 Richard E Byrd Terminal Dr, Richmond, VA 23250
    71 miles away
    Shannon Airport
    3380 Shannon Airport Cir, Fredericksburg, VA, 22408
    18 miles away
    About Lake Monroe
    King George County, Virginia

    Lake Monroe is a private lake that is part of the Presidential Lakes community in King George, Virginia. Washington, D.C. is under 70 miles away, and Richmond is under 75 miles away.

    The Richmond International Airport is under 85 miles away, and the Dulles International Airport is under 90 miles away. For medical care, the Mary Washington Hospital is 20 miles away.

    In the Community

    The Presidential Lakes Property Owners' Association covers over 800 homes and over 1,000 wooded lots over four distinct neighborhoods in the Presidential Lakes community.

    The area has three lakes, a swimming pool, a baby pool, covered pavilions, a playground, an open field park, a basketball court, a community center, a nature hike, and more.

    Lake Monroe is a great spot for boating, swimming, fishing, and relaxing on the shoreline. Boats with internal combustion engines aren't allowed. A boat ramp, beach, and pylon pavilion are available for use.

    Explore Washington, D.C.

    For an exciting day trip, Lake Monore residents can take the short trip to the nation’s capital, Washington, D.C!

    The District of Columbia is home to numerous memorials and museums, highlighting the rich history of the United States, the natural sciences, and the world.

    Start your tour with the well-known Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History. This prestigious museum holds the world's most extensive collection of natural history specimens and artifacts, including the remains of dinosaurs.

    Next, check out the National Gallery of Art. This sprawling, two-building complex houses the nation’s treasure-trove of art, spanning all major periods and many famous paintings.

    Most notably, be sure to tour the U.S. Capitol building, a must-see! The Capitol is among the most architecturally impressive and symbolically important buildings in the world. Today, it stands not only as a monument to its builders but to the American people and their government.

    Explore Richmond

    The nearby city of Richmond is teeming with historical sites. Monument Avenue and the White House of the Confederacy provide historical information concerning the early days of the United States.

    The top Richmond attraction is Maymont, a 100-acre estate featuring a Japanese garden, petting zoo, carriages, and the Dooley Mansion is available for tour.

    Carytown, a popular city district, is home to unique shopping, dining, and entertainment options. The historic Byrd Theater, which was built in 1928, is celebrating over 90 years of service.

    The Virginia Museum of Art has free admission and features pieces whose creation dates back to 5,000 years.

    A Private Lake in Historic Virginia

    If you’re looking for a private retreat to the heart of American history, take a look at Lake Monroe. It just might be the location of your next lake home!