Let's Explore Fontana

Whats This Fabulous Area All About

Fontana, or otherwise known as Fontana-on-Geneva Lake, is a village in Walworth County, Wisconsin. It is located on the west shore of Geneva Lake. It’s a tight community of 1,672 based on the 2010 census.

Fontana offers residents a sporadic suburban feel.  It is home to long-vacation lodging, ranging from a luxury resort and spa to a unique log cabin B&B. With a marina and sandy beach, the place is perfect for water sports lovers. From the mild heat of the summer sun to fun trail rides after a fresh snowfall, Fontana has no shortage of outdoor activities for every season. The gorgeous downtown offers unique shops, bars, beaches, and parks, all ready to explore!









Real Estate

  • Median Home Value: $ 389,000
  • Median Rent: $ 847



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Restaurants, Drinks and More!

Places to Try in Fontana

Fontana offers a myriad of restaurants, bars, and cafes. From steak houses, grilled foods, and seafood to pizzerias, desserts, and ethnic cuisines, the place serves up a variety of delicious menus! Home to lodgings, Fontana also offers a variety of both luxury and affordable accommodations, from elegant resorts to downtown hotels, all with full-service amenities!


  1. Gordy’s Boat House Bar & Restaurant
  2. Chuck’s Tavern
  3. 240 West
  4. Two Sisters Thai Restaurant
  5. Daddy Maxwell’s
  6. Waterfront Restaurant at The Abbey Resort
  7. Harpoon Willie’s
  8. PIER 290
  9. The Hunt Club Steakhouse
  10. Taqueria La Mexicana


Coffee and Dessert

  1. The Coffee Mill
  2. Cafe latte
  3. Blue Heaven Ice Cream
  4. Meggy Moo’s Dairy Ripple
  5. Frosty Moose


Bars and Nightlife

  1. Kimkasi Pub
  2. Chuck’s Lakeshore Inn
  3. Little Bar
  4. Bar West

Hotels In The Area

  1. The Abbey Resort & Avani Spa
  2. Fontana Village Inn
  3. Courtyard by Marriott Chicago Waukegan/Gurnee
  4. The Belfry House
  5. The Ridge Hotel

Let's Explore the Schools

Fontana J8 School District

Being a tight community of less than 2,000 population, there is only 1 public school serving 247 students in Fontana J8 School District. Despite that, the school quality stands out compared to other schools. It is rated above average over the years.

  1. Fontana Elementary School



High School near Fontana, serving residents of Walworth, Sharon, Fontana, Linn, and Delavan Townships

  1. Big Foot High School


Private Schools in the Area

  1. Mt Zion Christian School
  2. Delavan Christian School
  3. Agape School For Girls


Local Golf Courses

  1. Abbey Springs Golf Course
  2. Country Club Estates
  3. Big Foot Country Club

Worth Checking Out

  1. Walnut Grove Park
  2. Hildebrand Nature Conservancy
  3. Frontier Flowers of Fontana
  4. Cummings Park

Explore the Local Parks

  1. Reid Park
  2. Duck Pond Recreation Area
  3. Fontana County Park