Seneca Lake Cottage Near Geneva, New York

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Deck overlooking the lake


Last updated: 10/09/2016
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Built in 2001, this beautiful cottage has hardwood floors throughout. The spacious attached deck overlooking the lake has a gas grill, chairs, and a patio dining set. The downstairs bedroom has a queen-sized bed. There are two twin beds in the loft. The cottage comfortably accommodates 4 people. The kitchen includes a gas stove with oven, refrigerator, microwave, toaster, coffee maker, dishes and utensils, glassware, and pots and pans. Linens and towels are provided. No smoking on the property. No pets. The water is not deep enough to jump or dive from the dock. Check-in is at 3PM. Check-out is at 11AM. From June 13, 2016, through September 6, 2016, rentals are for a minimum of three nights.

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Property Type

  • Cottage

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • On the water: 17' Grumman aluminum canoe with comfort seats, 2 kayaks, rubber raft, and life jackets; assorted water toys. Indoors: board games, selection of books, and assorted DVDs....moreless


  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable:

    Time-Warner Wireless Broadband...moreless

  • Television
  • Toys


  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Miniature Golf
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Lakefront:

    There is 100 feet of private lakeshore. Life jackets are provided and must be worn in the canoe or kayaks. ...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Sailing
  • Swimming


  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people


  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet


  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill


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My Standard Rate
2 night min stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Refundable Damage Deposit $120
  • Taxes Not included

Owner's cancellation policy:

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

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Last updated: 10/09/2016
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50 Miles
Nearest Airport
Rochester, New York or Syracuse, New York

Car: Necessary

Check-in time is 3PM, and check-out is no later than 11AM.

There are many wineries nearby that offer tastings and tours. Also nearby are 3 state parks: Seneca Lake State Park, Sampson State Park, and Cayuga State Park. The National Women's Hall of Fame which is a national historic site, The Finger Lakes National Forest, and Rose Hill Mansion are all within a half hour drive. Beautiful Seneca Lake is the deepest of the Finger Lakes and offers swimming, boating, fishing, and spectacular sunsets.


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2001

About the owner: I grew up in nearby Geneva and have spent part of every summer at the cottage since I was a child. My wife and I have degrees from Alfred University and SUNY Geneseo. Our family has many warm and special memories from times spent at the cottage.

Why the Owner Chose Geneva, NY, USA:
This property has been in my family since the 1930s. This area on the east shore of Seneca Lake once was a large park with a dance pavilion and picnic areas known as Pastime Park. It was divided and sold to individuals in the 1930's, and remains a secluded, private area just 5 miles from Geneva.

The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
Being on the east shore of the lake, the sun filters through the trees in the morning, and shade lingers on parts of the lawn during the day. Refreshing breezes may blow across the water until late afternoon. Typically, there are beautiful, quiet sunsets in the evening.

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  • Deck overlooking the lake

    Deck overlooking the lake

  • Cottage seen from parking area

    Cottage seen from parking area

  • Downstairs bedroom

    Downstairs bedroom

  • View from the loft

    View from the loft

  • Bathroom


  • View of beach house and lake from the deck

    View of beach house and lake from the deck

  • Bright and airy living room

    Bright and airy living room

  • Bedroom looks out onto the deck

    Bedroom looks out onto the deck

  • Twin beds in loft

    Twin beds in loft

  • Kitchen and stairs to the loft

    Kitchen and stairs to the loft

  • Bathroom


  • Sunset on Seneca Lake, as seen from the deck.

    Sunset on Seneca Lake, as seen from the deck.

VRBO #434912

This listing was first published here in 2012.

Date last modified - Thursday, October 20, 2016

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Seneca Lake cottage near Geneva, New York

Geneva, NY, USA #434912

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