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Summer Weekend Group Getaway -- Spacious Family Home

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Last updated: 07/29/2015

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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Built as first Chinese student fraternity at Cornell, this Mission style property is located in an historic district edging the Cornell campus. Hear the gorge waterfalls across the street, walk to campus, tennis courts, gorge trail, Johnson Art museum or downtown. Enjoy ample entertaining space in living room or back yard, spacious kitchen with new appliances, two fireplaces, dining room (seats up to 14), big screen smart tv, wifi, master bedroom with dressing room, outdoor gas grill, basket ball hoop, and Arts and Crafts style architecture. Driveway accommodates 8 vehicles. Please note: not air conditioned and bathrooms are traditional size (small).


Property Type

  • House
  • 3664 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Events Allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:


  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered

Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14, Beds for 10-14

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower


  • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower


  • Bathroom 3: toilet


  • The bathrooms, toilets and showers are new (redone in the past ten years), however the scale of the room size is small in keeping with a 100+ year old house. ...moreless


  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television


  • Arboretum
  • Botanical Garden
  • Cinemas
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Shopping
  • Sledding
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Village:

    Adjacent to campus: A short walk across Cornell's pedestrian bridge to the Johnson Art museum, Arts Quad, Risley tennis courts....moreless

  • Water View:

    Gorge view and waterfall sound...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Ice Skating
  • Kayaking
  • Sailing
  • Skiing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Dining
  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 12 people


  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine


  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Tennis


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My Standard Rate
2 night min stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Refundable Damage Deposit $300
  • Taxes Not included


Tenant pays first installment of $________upon acceptance of agreement. This amount is non-refundable upon Tenant’s cancellation. Tenant pays a second installment of $__________ not less than 60 days before start of Term. This amount is non-refundable upon Tenant’s cancellation, unless premises are re-rented for the Tenant’s Term, in which case Landlord retains $500 of second installment.

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3 Miles
Nearest Airport
Tompkins County Airport

Car: Recommended

Above gorge in Cornell Heights, convenient to Forest Home, plantations, Beebe Lake, campus and sports facilities, gorge trails. Located in historic district, on far side of campus from college town. 1.5 miles from downtown. Easy access to airport, Syracuse.


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2001

About the owner: We live in this house year round with 1 of our three children and a large dog, and regularly travel out of town. We make available our house on summer weekends and holidays to renters, as it is conveniently located, has ample parking, and living space and is well-suited to family or friend group getaways.

Why the Owner Chose Ithaca:
It's perfect for Cornell based or family based get togethers.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Location. Space. Parking. Entertaining opportunities. Architecture. History. Convenience. Easy.

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Speaks: english


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Summer Weekend Group Getaway -- Spacious Family Home

Ithaca #562973

5 BR  2.5 BA  Sleeps 14

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