Travelers are voting Tolay Lake, Crystal Springs Reservoir and Lake Temescal as the best of 17 lakes near Albany. There are 9 lakes near Napa Valley a city just 30 km from Albany and 1 lake near Rio Vista which is 30 km distant. The most popular of these are Roberts Lake near Napa Valley and Clifton Court Forebay in Rio Vista. You can find 266 lakes in California and 2105 lakes in the country of United States. Our members favorite in California is Elizabeth Lake and Lake Superior is the top pick in United States. Want more? Check out our map of lakes near Albany.