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Recent Chautauqua-Allegheny reviews

  • Great stay!

    "Great house, clean, equipped with clean sheets, towels and the kitchen is fully functional. We came down from Toronto as every year to ski (3 families) and this is by far the best accommodation close by Holiday Valley. Owner was helpful with tips and answered any questions we had. I recommended it 100%!"
    Guest: Serge4 Date of Stay: January 2014 Review Submitted: February 4, 2014
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  • Perfect Wedding Location

    "The chalet was absolutely beautiful. Had a group of 8 staying there and on Valentines had a small wedding ceremony on the beautiful deck with the mountains in the background. I don't think it could have been any better. The place was clean and well stocked, we enjoyed every part of it. We went to town and ski resort and drive was very easy."
    Guest: judi A. Date of Stay: February 2014 Review Submitted: February 25, 2014
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  • We'll be back!

    "We stayed at this property with other family members to attend a wedding at Holiday Valley. The property was beautiful in an amazing setting. We all had plenty of room. The beds were very comfortable. The kitchen was perfect for family meals and I was surprised at how well stocked it was with lots of utensils and cooking basics. The chalet was very clean, so we made sure we left it that way. We will be back!"
    Guest: Lynn Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: September 8, 2014
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  • An A minus beautiful home fully equipped, quiet neighborhood and owner most helpful!

    "Perfect place for our family of 14 (though there are actuallly only beds for 11 folks, the others used couches/floor). Enjoyed the fire pit, grill and the huge front porch1 No water view per se but it's close enough not to matter that much. We rented kayaks and stand up paddle boards and stored them down at the community area, which worked great - met some really nice neighbors and enjoyed walking and biking the neighborhood in the evenings. Very quiet and peaceful. Highly recommend!"
    Guest: Daisy J. Date of Stay: June 2014 Review Submitted: July 20, 2014
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Chautauqua-Allegheny Travel Tips

The Diverse and Rich Heritage of the Chautauqua Allegheny Region

The Chautauqua Allegheny Region is located in New York, though part of Allegheny is also in Pennsylvania. This area is rich in culture and heritage, offering a diverse landscape to explore via snowmobiles or bikes. The land is vastly open with lakes and lush forests awaiting you. For a comfortable stay, consider Chautauqua Allegheny region vacation rentals. These are homes away from home with luxury and good rustic appeal. Many of the accommodations are Chautauqua Allegheny region cabins built of logs, furnished with wooden delights from the Amish talent. Each rental is equipped with a kitchen, plenty of privacy, and space for large or small groups.

Reaching Chautauqua Allegheny Region Resorts

Whether you are staying in Chautauqua Allegheny region resorts or local cabins, you have a few methods of reaching the area. From upstate New York, Interstate 90 will run south along the western coast of New York. Dunkirk and Fredonia are the largest cities in the Chautauqua region as one moves south. This region is rather large, running from Lake Erie to the Pennsylvania border. If you are coming from east or west, Interstate 86 will move you through the Chautauqua Allegheny region. Highways 62 and 219 run north and south, bringing you in from Pennsylvania into New York.

Exploring the Chautauqua Allegheny Region Cabins

Depending on where your cabin is located, you may find Salamanca, Franklinville, or Silver Creek within your reach. In fact, you have numerous little towns and cities in the Chautauqua Allegheny region that make wonderful day trip spots, near your cabin. During your explorations, consider seeing the Annual Indian Foods Dinner which is held each summer; they serve roast turkey, venison, corn soup, corn bread, mashed beans, and fried salt pork. There is also a horse show event you might want to enjoy in Franklinville where you can also attend some classes. Events are just a small part of the exploring you will want to do while staying at Chautauqua Allegheny Region vacation rentals. Adams Art Gallery in Dunkirk offers a 22-foot structure with natural and track lighting to display their contemporary artwork. The building was once a church, giving way to similar architecture.

Outdoor Excitement Throughout the New York Region

Chautauqua Allegheny is full of outdoor adventure, with skiing, hiking, biking, and whitewater rafting opportunities. In summer, you should expect beach days with swimming, boating, and even diving in Lake Erie. Whitewater rafting tours will leave from Gowanda in the Zoar Valley. It is here you will find Class II and III rapids.

In winter, the landscape will be much altered from what the summer offered. In this season, you can expect the towns and cities to be filled with snow, dusting the rooftops of buildings and the streets. The forests and mountains are suddenly teeming with downhill skiers, cross country adventurists, and snowmobile riders. The lake will no longer be warm enough for swimming but you might find some areas with ice fishing or skating opportunities. Spring will bring the bloom of wildflowers and new wildlife, while autumn will be the best time to view a myriad of colors. In fall, the leaves change from brilliant green to orange, red and yellow hues.

Settling in the Chautauqua Allegheny Area

New York was settled long before the first white settlers of America reached the Chautauqua region. Native Americans travelling from Canada through New York and Pennsylvania used the forests and mountains for their homes. In winter, it was possible to see Native Americans using the resources before they would move up to Canada for summer. Lake Erie was essential to trade, both for Native Americans and later the white settlers. New York was inhabited along the eastern coast, well before villages and towns began in the Chautauqua Allegheny region. However, in the late 1700s and for the rest of the 1800s, the Chautauqua region became an important part of settlers' lives. It became so important that now it is a premier vacation destination for those in the New England and eastern region. Families, couples, and young groups rent the Chautauqua Allegheny region cabins each year to enjoy Lake Erie lodgingand all the mountains have to offer.

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