About the property
- House1000 sqft
- Half Baths0
- Minimum Stay4 - 7 nights
2 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
Fully-furnished lake house/property. Quiet setting. Open plan kitchen/dining/living area, hardwood floors. Two bedrooms, laundry room, and bath (shower/tub) room. Washer/dryer, microwave, dishwasher, high-speed wireless internet, and TV (no cable)/DVD, air conditioning. Fully stocked with dishes/pots/utensils/coffee maker/tea kettle/towels, sheets/towels, etc. Beautiful lake view from the main living room. 15-20 steps to beach with a large lawn area. Located on paved, town-maintained (plowed in winter) road. Halfway between Ithaca and Trumansburg. Fifteen minutes to Cornell. Two miles to Taughannock Falls State Park.
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- Response time:
- within two days
- Calendar last updated:
- Mar 06, 2018
What makes this House unique
Few steps to beach with large lawn area and pavilion. House located on bluff for great views.
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Great vacation Getaway
We truly enjoyed our stay! The cottage had everything, just pack your bags and a cooler. So relaxing to wake up each day and enjoy coffee at the waters edge. Close to Ithaca and great for day trips to all of the Finger Lakes. Do be aware that you have a lot of stairs to get down to the lake side!
Tom and Roseann
Beautiful setting, comfortable house
This is the second time we stayed at this house and this time it was for Ithaca College graduation. It was the perfect place for our family. The setting right on the lake is perfect - you can just sit and watch the ducks, geese, boats and be perfectly content. And you are a short drive to downtown Ithaca and in the opposite direction to nice hikes and wineries.
The house is well stocked. As a frequent VRBO renter I know how important that is - to be able to easily cook and serve food and to have enough blankets, towels, etc. The owners are very easy to deal with.
Unfortunately our need to be in Ithaca regularly has ended, but were we to come back, would love to be here.
A very nice cottage right on Cayuga Lake.
The cottage is in a perfect location to see the sights around Cayuga and Seneca Lakes. Or, you can just relax and look at the lake and the birds that come by. It has everything you need for a comfortable stay. (The Breville Toaster is awesome.) Kathy was so helpful to us anytime we needed something. Her recommendations of the Red Feet Wine Market and Wegman's (for groceries) was spot on. We easily drove to the Cornell Plantations and Lab of Ornithology. Went up to the Montezuma Wildlife Refuge and a cruised on the Schooner 'True Love'. We didn't allow enough time at the Corning Glass Museum, but we were able to see a special exhibit, a glass-blowing demo and make our own small glass animal - we both highly recommend this for adults (so fun). We had such a good time we hope to come back.
Tranquil setting with everything you need
The best part of this house is its setting - great views of the lake and a variety of outside options to enjoy it. Inside, the house is simply furnished but very well equipped. We have rented many vacation homes and this house would be at the top of the list in terms of supplies - cooking equipment, basic cooking supplies - they do not skimp.
And perhaps the two most important things about any house rental - a very comfortable bed and a good supply of hot water in the shower!
We were here to visit our son at Ithaca College and it is an easy drive to Ithaca and all it has to offer.
Elliot and Marianne Carlin
This was just what we were looking for - a lovely, quiet, comfortable, well-equipt cottage right on the lake, with easy access to Ithaca, Cornell and Taughannock Falls State Park. We enjoyed watching the lake and the birds and squirrels from the living room, the patio and the lawn. Everything was clean and the owners were gracious and friendly. We hope to visit again soon.
Stunning view, perfect for families
Staying in this bungalow above Cayuga Lake was such a treat. It was the perfect setting for our family of four. The little ones loved throwing rocks from the pier and we loved watching the sunset with its golden pink hues reflecting off the water. A bonus was that it was close to the Ithaca Children's Garden as well as the Hangar Theatre. Everyone had a great time and Kathy was the perfect host. Highly recommended!
Ten minutes to Ithaca or Trumansburg. Fifteen minutes to Cornell University and Ithaca College. Two miles to hiking/boating/swimming at Taughannock Falls State Park.
Rates & Availability
Additional information about rental rates
Check-in is 4pm; Check-out by 11am Winter (1/1-3/21): $900/wk., $1200/mos. Spring (3/22-5/18): $1200/wk., $2200/mos. Summer (5/26-9/30): $1575/wk., $3900/mos. Fall (10/1-12/31): $1400/wk., $2600/mos. Ithaca College Graduation ($1600 flat rate) and Cornell Graduation ($2400 flat rate) Weekends (4 night min. stay), Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.