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This property allows you to book online with a credit card. After submitting a reservation request, the owner or manager has 24 hours to accept, at which time your card will be charged and you will receive an email confirmation

Recent Finger Lakes reviews

  • Our Weekend at "Lake's Edge"

    "One of my favorite things about this property was the remote, secluded location and the wonderful "homey" decor inside. It feels like home away from home, very clean and well-maintained-everything labelled to make it easier. The loft area is so neat for the kids, we have epic ping pong tournaments in the basement, listened to music using the outdoor speakers, and cooked some awesome meals on the grill. There are TV's in every room (but who wants to be indoors!) The stairs down to the water are easy to manage but maybe not for anyone unsteady on their feet or elderly. It's a mini workout to come back up the stairs ; ) The road to get to the property seems precarious but i don't have 4 wheel drive on my car and i didn't have a problem at all! They had anything we needed on site, even an extra full fridge downstairs!!-just bring your own towels and confirm check-out time so you can be out before the housekeeper shows up, ooppss : ) and bring some wood for the campfire : ) Can't wait to come back again : )"
    Guest: Skaneateles lover Date of Stay: September 2014 Review Submitted: September 24, 2014
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  • Highly recommended!

    "We just returned from an incredible week at Shotwell Cottage! The place is perfect for a relaxing and overall very enjoyable getaway. Location can't be beat just a couple of miles from Skaneateles Village. The cottage and cabin are a "great duo" with both having 2 BR's and a bath, and the screened in porch is ideal as a comfortable and scenic place to see the lake, eat breakfast/dinner, and/or relax, read, or play games. The yard area is flat and looks out beautifully on the lake with the dock area just a few steps below with lounge chairs, a picnic table, and a perfectly placed grill to cook out. My daughter and other family members swam daily and made great use of everything Shotwell had to offer. Owners Steve and Sheila were a pleasure to deal with. We were greeted enthusiastically and given a nice tour of the place when we arrived and enjoyed lots of conversation with them being that they also have a background in the NYC area where we are from. Can't say enough about the experience. We hope to be back next summer!"
    Guest: Tony Date of Stay: June 2014 Review Submitted: July 3, 2014
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  • Awesome as always!

    "We just love visiting the Finger Lakes and this little home away from home suits us to a "T"! Jim and Joanne are excellent to rent from and are always there if you need them and yet they give you the space and privacy you desire. They provide such nice welcoming touches, too. From fresh-caught lake trout, to a bowl of fresh fruit, to dropping off some sweet corn (and always have s'mores fixin's). It's so nice to wake up in the morning, open up the window and there is the lake. There's a reason we've been here 4 times already and are looking forward to returning next month. Very happy with our latest week-long stay! :)"
    Guest: David B. Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: August 18, 2014
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  • 5 star bungalow

    "Our stay at the bungalow was everything we hoped for. The bungalow was very clean and all the appliances were new and the kitchen was well equipped. Delia and Ed were so helpful and were there if we needed anything. Of course the view was beautiful we jumped right off the dock for an evening swim. Will book again ."
    Guest: Jack Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: August 31, 2014
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