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Delightful Country Home in the Heart of Finger Lakes

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Last updated: 05/30/2015
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  • Minimum stay:1 night
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

When you come home to Judy’s Guest House you’ll want to take a short walk across the wooden bridge to your own private little island with a babbling brook on either side. Take a picnic lunch or your morning coffee and relax while listening to the birds sing, or watch for the occasional deer to stop by for a drink while you relax in the shade of the majestic willows. On warm summer nights thousands of fireflies light up the trees and bushes.
The three bedrooms are designed for comfortable sleeping with two king beds and one single bed. The fully furnished kitchen is prepared for anything from a four course dinner to a late night snack, and a trip along the Finger Lakes Wine Trail will likely lead to ideal accompaniment.

While summer is beautiful in the Finger Lakes, fall and winter have their own special advantages. Fall colors can be spectacular and there are tons of local events - apple festivals, special new wine tastings, harvest festivals, football games, concerts and a chance to hike the local trails in a little less heat.

Keywords: Charming country home on 2 landscaped acres near Cornell, Ithaca College, Cayuga Lake, wine trails, fabulous waterfalls, artist trail and much more.

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Property Type

  • Chateau / Country House
  • 1750 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only:

    Smoking is allowed outside and on the patio....moreless

  • Pets Considered:

    Well-behaved dogs are welcome. There are dog friendly parks nearby....moreless

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5, Beds for 5

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 twin/ single

    small bedroom suitable for child...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 1 king

    large bedroom with papa-san couch and easy chair...moreless

  • King size beds (1) Two King beds, Twin or Single Beds (1)

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • Cozy home-like setting half-way between Ithaca and Trumansburg it’s the perfect place to come home to after an exciting day of sightseeing or local activities. Fully furnished with 3 bedrooms, a living/dining area, bath, and a fully equipped kitchen, everything you need to truly enjoy a stay is right there. A cheerful babbling brook runs along the property with a bridge to the little island with its private picnic area. Solar lights invite strolls to see the thousands of fireflies in the summer, or a peek at the wildlife that comes for a drink. Judy's Guest House is a Certified Wildlife Habitat. There are too many local attractions and activities to list in this space. Cornell, Ithaca College, Montezuma Wildlife Refuge, the Cornell Lab of Ornithology, glorious waterfalls, the Finger Lakes Wine Trail, ballooning, horseback riding, sailing, the list just goes on. You can't see it all in one visit....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books:

    Assortment of books and magazines, local interest and best-sellers....moreless

  • DVD Player
  • Games:

    Board games and jigsaw puzzles...moreless

  • Satellite / Cable:

    Direct TV in Living Room and all 3 bedrooms...moreless

  • Stereo
  • Television:

    Direct TV in each bedroom and living room...moreless

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Arboretum
  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Rural
  • Water View:

    A stream runs by the property, with a bridge to a small island...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • Ice Skating
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • Sailing
  • Skiing
  • Snowmobiling
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing

Dining

  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    Living room has Direct TV and fireplace...moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    Plenty of parking, circular drive....moreless

  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils:

    Coffee maker, rice cooker, teapot along with pots and pans for all cooking needs....moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Full tableware and utensils...moreless

  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    Tableware and dining table, some spices, salad dressings, coffee, tea, cooking oil and additional staples. Utensils and pots and pans for cooking....moreless

  • Microwave:

    New microwave...moreless

  • Oven:

    Full size oven...moreless

  • Pantry Items:

    some spices, salad dressings, coffee, tea, cooking oil and additional staples....moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    Full size refrigerator with ice maker...moreless

  • Stove:

    Full size gas stove...moreless

  • Toaster

Outside

  • Deck / Patio:

    small covered patio, also seating on the island surrounded by a stream on both sides....moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    Large lawn, stream with small private island, flowering trees, flowers...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    Weber gas grill, stone charcoal grill...moreless

 

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$155
$1,000

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Fees:

  • Tax Rate 3%

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Cancellation Policy: Deposits are not refundable. Cancellation 15 days or less before arrival can be used for credit for a later stay.


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Last updated: 05/30/2015
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Location

2 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Glenwood Pines
4 Miles
Nearest Golf
Trumansburg Golf Club
0.5 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Route 96
2 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Glenwood Pines, Paradise Cafe
25 Miles
Nearest Ski
Greek Peak
3 Miles
Nearest Beach
Taughannock Falls

Car: Recommended

There are too many attractions here to list them all. Hiking, sailing, biking, golfing and a trip along the Finger Lakes Wine Trail are favorites for many people. This is a mecca for antique hunters, and anyone with an interest in classical architecture should drive through the nearby Village of Trumansburg with its many historic houses. There are many State Parks in the area, and most of them have glorious waterfalls, hiking trails and many scenic gorges. The Art Trail runs directly past the house and during the open tours it’s a wonderful way to view local artists at work. The Museum of the Earth and the Science Museum are favorites of kids of all ages. Cornell Lab of Ornithology is worth a visit and the entire area is great for bird watching.

There are several live theater groups and great music opportunities for any sort of music you can imagine. Great local restaurants for just about any cuisine you can imagine.

 

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  • Make yourself at home right from the start.

    Make yourself at home right from the start.

  • Take a picnic lunch across the rustic bridge to the brook...

    Take a picnic lunch across the rustic bridge to the brook...

  • Enjoy fresh flowers from the gardens

    Enjoy fresh flowers from the gardens

  • Enjoy great local restaurants - or eat in.

    Enjoy great local restaurants - or eat in.

  • A bedroom with lots of room and its own entrance door

    A bedroom with lots of room and its own entrance door

  • The small bedroom is bright and cheerful and has a large closet

    The small bedroom is bright and cheerful and has a large closet

  • Get back to nature and see some wildlife.

    Get back to nature and see some wildlife.

  • We're noted for our beautiful waterfalls

    We're noted for our beautiful waterfalls

  • Lots of trees and wildlife

    Lots of trees and wildlife

  • Flatrock, near Cornell, is a favorite spot for locals and their best friends.

    Flatrock, near Cornell, is a favorite spot for locals and their best friends.

  • There's always something blooming

    There's always something blooming

  • Fully equipped kitchen ready for you to use.

    Fully equipped kitchen ready for you to use.

  • Or stretch out on one of the comfortable king-size beds

    Or stretch out on one of the comfortable king-size beds

  • Settle back in the papa-san couch with a good book.

    Settle back in the papa-san couch with a good book.

  • Spring is the time to enjoy the beautiful flowering trees

    Spring is the time to enjoy the beautiful flowering trees

  • Take the rustic bridge to the island and just relax

    Take the rustic bridge to the island and just relax

  • Ithaca Falls

    Ithaca Falls

  • The Ithaca Farmer's Market is a very popular place on weekends.

    The Ithaca Farmer's Market is a very popular place on weekends.

VRBO #405694

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  • Sleeps
    5
  • Bedrooms
    3
  • Bathrooms
    1
  • Property type
    Chateau / Country House
Owner
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within a few hours
  • Response rate 100%
  • Calendar last updated 05/30/2015
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