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ITHACA NY VACATION HOUSE Near Cornell,Downtown & Hiking..Last Minute Stays~Pets!

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Half Baths1
Space 1,200 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 1 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Vacations,Short-term rentals,Cornell & Ithaca College graduations,reunions,etc

Beautiful sunlit historic home perched on East Hill, a quiet upscale neighborhood bordering Collegetown, walking distance to Cornell, stores & restaurants, 6 mile Creek hiking trails/gorges & waterfall, and just a 15 minute stroll downtown. There are also 2 great playgrounds at the Belle Sherman School just 2 blocks away. The property is also near the busline, for guests who don't have a car and want to venture out further than the downtown area. Ithaca College is a 5 minute drive from the house.

The house has 3 bedrooms with 4 beds upstairs- 1 King Size bed in 1rst bedroom, 1 King bed & 1 Full size bed in 2nd bedroom, and 1 full size bed in smaller bedroom. Also upstairs is one full bathroom and one half bathroom. Fresh towels and linens are provided for guests.

Downstairs is the kitchen with all appliances, silverware, pots & pans, etc for guest's use. Off the kitchen is the dining room, livingroom and a screened-in porch.

There is a gigantic backyard, fantastic for entertaining and a dog's dream come true! It's entirely fenced in, perfect for pets and children. All are welcome!

No extra charge for pets or large groups.

Amenities include: Cable TV, High Speed internet/Wifi, Off Street parking (fits 3-4 cars comfortably, but possible to have more if 2nd row is formed), Ceiling Fans, A/C in 2 of the bedrooms and a portable A/C for 3rd bedroom or any other desired room in the house, thermostat for heat control, Beautiful hardwood floors and sunlit rooms throughout!

Please note: The photos do not do this house justice. The rooms are more spacious and lighter than reflected in the pics. Also, I don't yet have pics of the half bath. More & better photos to come!

More Details

Owner
Susan Nichols
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
June 23, 2017

Amenities

Ithaca House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1200 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • pets considered
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet
    Bathroom 3 -
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king , 1 double
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
Outside:
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • sailing
  • swimming

Reviews

Excellent! 4.4/5 -
(30 traveler reviews)

ITHACA NY VACATION HOUSE Near Cornell,Downtown & Hiking..Last Minute Stays~Pets!
average rating of 4.4 based on 30 reviews
Novi, Mi, USA
5

A Wonderful Thanksgiving!!

  • 5 of 5

This is our second Thanksgiving in this fun house! We love having the room to gather, the space to cook, the large fenced in yard for our dog. The house is also in the perfect location for Cornell activities, restaurants and shopping. I would absolutely recommend this house!!

  • Submitted: Dec 1, 2015
  • Stayed: Nov 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

perfect

  • 5 of 5

Such a beautiful property. The host was super helpful and gave all the information and instructions needed. The phographs don't do justice in expressing how gorgeous the patio and garden are.

The house was clean, and tidy. Lots of space and a great location. Looking forward to staying here again.

  • Submitted: Jun 20, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Great location and plenty of room

  • 4 of 5

Reasonably priced with a great location. This modest house had plenty of room for our family of four, a well equipped kitchen and was minutes away from the Cornell campus and downtown Ithaca. The only downer was all the animal hair on the furniture and slip covers.

  • Submitted: Apr 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

exactly what we wanted

  • 5 of 5

We were in town for a few days and needed a comfortable place to stay with our dogs. This was a perfect house for our needs, exactly across the street from the six mile creek trail.

  • Submitted: Jan 8, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great stay for a reunion weekend

  • 5 of 5

A bunch of us IC alumni stayed here for Apple Fest weekend and it was perfect. Lots of beds, couches, and room for everyone. One mile from the commons. Towels and sheets provided. It was great!

  • Submitted: Oct 2, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great experience on a quick stay

  • 5 of 5

Excellent communication and ease of transaction. Susan was great to deal with.

  • Submitted: Sep 22, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
7 Miles
Ithaca Tompkins Regional Airport
Car: not necessary

Photos

Rates & Availability

Ithaca House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Ithaca College Graduation 2018
May 18 2018 - May 20 2018
3 night minimum stay
$1,425
Flat fee
 
 
Cornell Gaduation Wknd 2018
May 25 2018 - May 27 2018
3 night minimum stay
$1,800
Flat fee
 
 
My Standard Rate
1 night minimum stay
$275
$1,475
$4,475
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $200
Tax Rate 3.0%

Cancellation Policy:
Cancel 60 days or more before 1rst day of reservation and get full refund
Cancel 30 days or more before 1rst day of reservation and get 50% refund
No refund if cancelled less than 30 days before the 1rst day of reservation.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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