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Lakefront Cottage with a Spectacular View Near Cornell and Ithaca College

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Last updated: 04/26/2017
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  • Minimum stay:2-7 nights
  • Sleeps:10
  • Bedrooms:4
  • Bathrooms:3
  • Property type:Cottage
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

About the Property

4 Bedroom, 3 Baths, Living, Dining And Recreation Areas

Year round cottage fully equipped with washer and dryer. Three bedrooms on the second floor with two full baths: two with queen beds and one with bunk beds. First floor bedroom, full bathroom, recreation area, wet bar, big screen TV and office area. Fully equipped kitchen, dining area and large living area on the second floor. Wrap around porch. Fully furnished with dishes, linens, cooking utensils, games, cable TV. There is a dock with a large grassy area for relaxing and a place for children to play. Perfect for Cornell and Ithaca College graduations.


Member since: 2013

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 24 hours
Response Rate: 90%
Calendar last updated: 04/26/2017

Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 2200 sq. ft.

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 10
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:


  • Children Welcome:

    Pack and play bed is available. Kiddie table and chairs on deck....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered:

    An additional charge of $35 per pet per rental...moreless

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 8-10

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms


  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Foosball
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys


  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Marina
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

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

Location Type

  • Lakefront:

    Lakefront property with a boat dock and four steps leading into the water. Fishing from the dock....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Pier Fishing
  • Rock Climbing
  • Sailing
  • Snowmobiling
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people


  • Air Conditioning:

    window unit in master bedroom only...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking:

    space for 4 cars in front. 1 additional space behind cottage wheelchair accessible. ...moreless

  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine


  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator:

    Wet bar and refrigerator/freezer in entertainment room...moreless

  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill


Write a review 4.8
from 5 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Off Peak
Oct 1 - May 17, 2017
2 night min stay
Ithaca Graduation
May 19 - May 24, 2017
5 night min stay
Cornell Graduation
May 25 - May 30, 2017
5 night min stay
Jun 1 - Sep 11, 2017
7 night min stay

My Standard Rate
2 night min stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Refundable Damage Deposit $250
  • Pet Fee $35



Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day weekend - Saturday to Saturday rentals only.

Charge of $35 per pet per rental. Other dates are a minimum 2-night booking for $300 per night.

Owner's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking

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Last updated: 04/26/2017
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35 Miles
Nearest Airport
5 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Two Goats Brewery
8 Miles
Nearest Golf
50 Miles
Nearest Train
1 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Route 414
5 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Red Newt, Dano's, Stone Cat Cafe
40 Miles
Nearest Ski
Greek Peak

Car: Necessary

An ideal location for attending graduation at Cornell University and Ithaca.

A year round vacation area that features boating, fishing, water skiing and sight weeing in the summer. Boutique winneries and distilleries offer festivals and events in the winter, fall and spring. Fall foliage season is spectacular Winters feature ski mobile adventures and cross country skiing with downhill skiing 40 minutes away. Watkins Glen offers year round events at the world famous race track, featuring Nascar events.. The Corning Glass Center and glider rides are nearby.. So is,Ithaca, with Cornell University, Ithaca College, a farmers market and great restaurants,


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2003

About the owner: Beth Carroll is a direct descendants of the Smith Family who settled and still live in the 19 century farmhouse less than a mile from the cottage. Family members have vacation homes and still live in the surrounding area.

Why the Owner Chose Hector, NY, USA:
Three generations of our family has been vacationing in the area during the summers and spending long weekends in the spring, fall and winter. The cottage has been our place to relax, enjoy the beauty of the area and take part in the many events taking place in Watkins Glen and Ithaca.

The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
The cottage and the local area are unique. Enjoy tastings at dozens of nearby wineries; dine at some of the finest restaurants in the region; attend any number of sporting events; play golf, sail or just relax and unwind.

Contact us

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 24 hours
Response Rate: 90%
Calendar last updated: 04/26/2017

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  • Dining area

    Dining area

  • Fully stocked kitchen

    Fully stocked kitchen

  • Second floor bedroom

    Second floor bedroom

  • Master bedroom with bath and shower

    Master bedroom with bath and shower

  • First floor bedroom

    First floor bedroom

  • First floor office with wifi

    First floor office with wifi

  • Lakefront with 4 bedrooms and 3 baths

    Lakefront with 4 bedrooms and 3 baths

  • Livingroom


  • Entry with washer and dryer

    Entry with washer and dryer

  • Second floor bunkroom

    Second floor bunkroom

  • En suite bath for master bedroom

    En suite bath for master bedroom

  • First floor bathroom with shower

    First floor bathroom with shower

  • Recreation area with large screen TV and fioosball

    Recreation area with large screen TV and fioosball

VRBO #455158

This listing was first published here in 2013.

Date last modified - Thursday, April 27, 2017

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