Upscale Cayuga Lake House Close to Everything Dog Friendly(31 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:2-7 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:Yes
- Wheel chair accessible:No
About the Property
House, 3 Bedrooms, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 7)
This is fun kitchen to cook in since you are lakeside. Kitchen has sliding glass doors to large lakeside deck. Cherry floors, granite countertops, pendant lights, dishwasher, garbage disposal, oversized fridge, eat-in table with seating for seven. Gorgeous views from almost every room, including 8 windows in the living room, 3 in the master bedroom, 3 windows and a three paneled sliding glass door in the kitchen and a 6 bay window and large picture windows in the downstairs bedroom. The house has been completely modernized and renovated. It is not a musty lake rental! Hardwood floors and beautiful finishing touches everywhere. You will not walk in the front door and be disappointed. All kitchen items (pots, pans, dishes) and sheets included. Renters bring their own towels.
Bedrooms: Master w/ fantastic views of Cornell and King Bed. Bay Window Room with Fantastic views of the lake and Queen Bed. Purple room with Skylights and 3 Twin Beds (2 can be pushed together).
VRBO Testimonials from before they had customer reviews (we have been doing this a long time!):
From March '09: Ms. Greenwald: I just wanted you to know we had a great time in Ithaca during our stay two weeks ago. It was a really nice get away. There is really a lot to do in the area. Your house is beautiful and I see now why you had such a hard time leaving! Thank you! N.R.
From April '09: Carolyn, Just wanted to let you know that we had a wonderful time staying at your home in Ithaca. It is an absolutely beautiful home in a perfect location. We all had a lovely time! K.M.
Here is a thank-you card I received in the mail: 'Dear Carolyn. I wanted to tell you how much we enjoyed our vacation week at your lakehouse in Ithaca. It is such a beautiful house and has all the comforts of home -- PLUS that gorgeous lake. We liked the convenient location, too It is so close to downtown Ithaca and is also close to our daughter's home on ______ Road. Thank you for sharing it with us. Thank you, too for the prompt return of our security deposit. Sincerely, M.K.'
Pet Policy: Not many upscale places allow pets. We do because we love our dogs and they love to travel with us. This is a great place for dog, not only because they can go swimming, but because the deck and grass are all fenced in. You can let the dog out from the kitchen without even leaving the house. You must clean up after your pet, of course. We charge only a $30 fee for dogs that we spend on end of the year professional carpet cleaners.
House is professionally cleaned between tenants. Tenants are asked to bring up and tag garbage on Tuesday evenings. (Tags provided). Tenants are asked to leave the house 'broom clean.'
Who Can Rent:
It is a quite area and is not appropriate for loud/late night parties. Also, all guests must be able to navigate stair with ease.
Keywords: Ithaca, Cayuga Lake, Waterfront, House, Pet Friendly
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Member since: 2007
- 1450 sq. ft.
- Max. occupancy 7
- Children Welcome:
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Wheelchair Inaccessible
Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7, Beds for 7
Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom
- Satellite / Cable:
- Away From It All
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Live Theater
- Winery Tours
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Miniature Golf
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Cross Country Skiing
- Ice Skating
- Jet Skiing
- Pier Fishing
- Water Skiing
- Air Conditioning
- Clothes Dryer
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided
- Living Room:
- Coffee Maker
- Cooking Utensils
- Dishes & Utensils
- Ice Maker
- Kayak / Canoe:
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Mar 1 - May 16, 2017
2 night min stay
IC Graduation 2017
May 17 - May 23, 2017
4 night min stay
CU Graduation 017
May 25 - May 30, 2017
5 night min stay
Jun 3 - Jun 23, 2017
4 night min stay
Jun 24 - Sep 2, 2017
7 night min stay
Changeover Day: Saturday
May 17 - May 22, 2018
4 night min stay
May 23 - May 29, 2018
5 night min stay
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
Fri, Sat, Sun
Additional information about rental rates
- Pet Fee $30
- Refundable Damage Deposit $400
Please note that we only rent to up to two families. We do not rent to groups of friends due to a neighborhood restriction. Change over day during summer is always Saturday.
Owner's cancellation policy:
Policy available by contacting owner when booking
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Cornell University, Ithaca College, Fingerlakes Wineries
Year Purchased: 2001
About the owner: This is Adam canoeing the boys just off the dock. Canoe and 2 kayaks are on site for your use. Just slide them into the water.
Why the Owner Chose Ithaca, NY, USA:
Ithaca is a fantastic vacation spot. It is located on beautiful Cayuga Lake, the longest and deepest of the finger lakes. You can boat, dock, fish or swim right off our dock. Ithaca has three amazing state parks with fantastic hikes, amazing views and great swimming, with Taughannock Park just up the road. Ithaca is directly on the finger lakes wine trail and many wonderful wineries are nearby. There are many top quality restaurants and plenty of places to grab a quick bite. If you stay at our house, you will have easy access to Taughannock Park, Cass Park, the Hanger Theater, downtown and to Wegmans (a top supermarket), so you won't have to spend a lot of time in the car. There is also a wonderful farmer's market in Ithaca with music, good produce and a great community vibe. In other words, you can relax and do nothing but stare at nature or partake easily in many outdoor activities, it will be up to you.
The Unique Benefits at this House:
The house has several wonderful features. First and foremost is the location. You are directly on the lake. You can swim. You can boat. You can jump in the lake off the dock. You can sit on the deck and relax. At the same time, we are just 1.5 miles from shops and downtown Ithaca. You have all the benefits of the lake and wine country without having to drive 25 minutes to the supermarket. My next favorite feature of the house is the sliding doors in the kitchen. You can eat outside on the deck just as easily as you can eat inside at the kitchen table. As soon as we put in those doors, we had breakfast outside every day for months. It is wonderful. The next best feature of the house is the lakeside deck. It is a great place to sit and relax or BBQ or have a cool drink.
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The living room with amazing lake views
We have a canoe and two kayaks for your use.
Living room, outside the crew teams from IC and CU are rowing past.
The kitchen has two walls of windows to the lake.
Master bedroom with king bed.
Downstairs bedroom near bathroom has full size bed for two.
Bathroom with jetted tub and dual shower heads.
Our house is private yet very close to downtown Ithaca.
We bought this house specifically because of the grass area by the lake.
Morning on Cayuga Lake, crew practice.
Adam and the boys out in the canoe
To the left of the grass, you can launch a kayak or walk in to the water.
Private dock with room for your boat (or use our canoe and kayaks).
This deck is just off the kitchen, perfect for dining lake side.
The living room has space for your family to relax and enjoy the view.
In kitchen dining with sliding glass doors to the deck.
Upstairs third bedroom has three twin beds.
Side deck seating area.
waterside fire pit
My boys feeding ducks off the dock circa 2013
Ithaca is Gorges. My three boys tooling around Cascadilla Gorge.
This listing was first published here in 2007.
Date last modified - Monday, March 27, 2017
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