If peace and tranquility are requirements for your vacation, the Lakewood Lodge delivers both. The lodge is a premier quality post and beam built Cedar Lindel home. It is nestled in a mature hardwood forest on the Cayuga Wine Trail.
The home has 3 bedrooms and two bathrooms and is located on the west side of Cayuga Lake, minutes from Seneca Falls (13 miles) and Ithaca (25 miles). It is close to the wineries on both Cayuga and Seneca Lake. Built in 1993, it has all the modern conveniences necessary for an enjoyable stay.
The lodge is based on a very spacious open floor plan with soaring cathedral ceilings, ample natural lighting and completely furnished. Sleeping accommodations include 3 bedrooms with queen beds, a loft with two single beds and 2 sleeper sofas which can be used if additional sleeping accommodations are needed. There are two full bathrooms and 2 fully equipped kitchens (1 includes a dishwasher). For eating accommodations there is a large dining table for 10, a smaller dining table for 4 and a high bar table for 4. Two spacious living rooms come equipped with comfy couches along with 55 and 42 inch smart tv's.
A lake side deck has a comfortable wrought iron table and chairs with a barbeque grill. Additionally, there is a screened in covered porch with a love seat for those romantic moments.
A swing set and basketball hoop will provide hours of enjoyment if youngsters are in your party.
A short and enjoyable walk away is the Whitlock / VanRiper Nature Preserve managed by the Finger Lakes Land Trust. This preserve is comprised of 81 acres, well maintained hiking trails and a true rarity of 1,900 feet of undeveloped shoreline. Additional detail can be found here - http://fllt.org/preserves/van-riper-conservation-area-and-whitlock-nature-preserve/
Cell phone reception is excellent. Wireless internet is available. There are 55" and 42" smart televisions with access to the internet as well as a DVD player with a small movie library available. A variety of board games are available.
Smoking is prohibited inside and around the house. Conservative use of the septic system, water supply and electricity is appreciated. Although the house is not child-proof, children are welcome. No pets allowed.
Occupancy is limited to 12 maximum on the property.