Travelers are voting Tolay Lake, Roberts Lake and Lake Ralphine as the best of 19 lakes near Petaluma. There are 3 lakes near Fairfield a city just 31 km from Petaluma and 3 lakes near Suisun City which is 32 km distant. The most popular of these are Briones Reservoir near Fairfield and Lake Berryessa in Suisun City. You can find 267 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 Petaluma.