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432 Main Street super convenient

Bedrooms 5
Space 1,800 sq ft
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

Charming Village Guest House In The Heart Of The Village

Within walking distance of everything to do in this idyllic village, this guest house has all the amenities of home: large, shady porch- ideal for relaxing and entertaining- 5 spacious bedrooms, 3 full baths, dining room, living room, breakfast porch, off street parking, wifi, cable and ac. Well appointed kitchen with everything you need including coffee, tea and snacks. The lake is across the street with quick access to village park and dock. The Inns of Aurora are across the street and nearby dining at the Fargo, Aurora Inn or a few minutes from Dories. Shopping at the Aurora Arts & Design Center, Jane Morgan's Little House, Bet the Farm and Vintage Lighting.

Jacci & Virgil Farlow
Member since: 2016
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
June 30, 2018

About Jacci & Virgil Farlow

My husband Virgil and I have lived here for over 25 years! We have always loved the quaint and quiet nature of the Village.We do most of the work on the houses ourselves from renovating to cleaning. We love to welcome people to our village and acquaint them with all that is here. In addition to being hosts, I am a photographer and Manager of the Aurora Arts & Design Center and Virgil is an Energy Star rater/consultant.

Jacci & Virgil Farlow purchased this house in 2013

Why Jacci & Virgil Farlow chose Aurora

We own 432 and 434 Main Street, right next to each other which makes it easy to maintain. The properties are extremely accessible to everything in the village from weddings to festivals, graduations to reunions.

What makes this house unique

These turn-of-the-century houses are well built and sturdy and add to the charm of Main Street. They are convenient to shopping and dining, walking and swimming. It's surprising how much there is to do here and how contemplative Aurora can be!

Guestbook comments from the owner

Jacci is a fantastic host. Upon arriving, Jacci happily greeted us and showed us the house and amenities. Even though we arrived later than expected, Jacci was happy to accommodate. The location itself was perfect. A very nice private area for two with easy access to everything in Aurora. I would absolutely stay here again, and would recommend it to anyone visiting Aurora.
Jun 2017
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Aurora House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1800 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Lake View ...
  • Village ...
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • First Floor- Paneled Bedroom - toilet , shower , Self contained room with its own bath outdoor entrance
    First Floor-Off Kitchen - toilet , shower
    Second Floor - tub , shower
  • All bathrooms have shampoo, conditioner, body wash, hair dryers, towels.
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 -Paneled Bedroom - 1 queen , Large couch can also sleep one or two, extra $30 per night
    Master Bedroom - 1 queen
    Second Floor - Hazel Room - 1 queen
    Second Floor - Green Room - 1 queen
    Second Floor - Vanity Room - 1 twin/ single
  • A PacknPlay can be rented for $5 a day cash. The house has 3 ironing boards and 3 irons. Wifi is throughout the house
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Library
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • churches
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
Peaceful, beautiful, well manicured village. Historic roots include Henry Wells founder of Wells College and Wells Fargo. Home of MacKenzie-Childs home furnishings began in 1985. Aurora Inn, Fargo and Dories provide very accessible and pleasurable dining. Ithaca to the south and Auburn to the north as well as all the villages along Route 5 & 20 give you a taste of wine country and quaint living.


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432 Main Street super convenient
average rating of 5.0 based on 6 reviews
Austin, Texas

Historic, Hospitable, Handy

  • 5 of 5

This is the perfect home for a large group. The kitchen is wonderfully outfitted for simple to gourmet meal preparation. Our family loved being able to walk to everything in this historic, charming town with a lake view. We cherished our morning coffees gazing at Cayuga Lake and were treated to spectacular sunsets almost every evening. With five bedrooms and three baths, everyone had plenty of room to spread out and have some privacy while the common rooms were perfect for large get togethers. We appreciated the ample off street parking as well as the park with a playground right behind the house. The decor was charming, homey and comfortable. Everyone slept well during our visit so I assume all the beds were as comfortable as mine. The hosts, Jacci and Virgil, were ready to help with anything and a delight to talk with. They made sure our stay was perfect!

  • Submitted: Apr 3, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much, Tara! You and your family were a delight to host! Aside from being so thoughtful and tidy, you were all so appreciative it made it a total joy to have this house to offer you as "home." Please come back, we'd love to have you stay again!
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Great accommodation

  • 5 of 5

I was in town for a family wedding. I found this house very comfortable and preferred it to a hotel room. Several of my family members stayed in this house and it accommodated 10 adults as stated in the advertising. It is located within walking distance of downtown Aurora. Jackie and Virgil are great people, very attentive to any request. While visiting Aurora I also visited 4 other houses Aurora Main Stays manages. The are all very nice. I would not hesitate to return to any of their properties.

  • Submitted: Jul 31, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you, David, your entire family was very considerate and respectful and we appreciated and enjoyed meeting all of you! What a great occasion to be all together and share the houses as "locals." We're so glad every house fit every need and you all made the most of your stay. We would warmly and enthusiastically welcome EVERYONE back! Thanks for the review! - Jacci
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Convenient and Welcome Alternative

  • 5 of 5

When business brought me back to the Finger Lakes, I wondered about staying in the same fine home our family had experienced at Christmas time. I contacted Jacci and, fortunately, she had room in this nice guest house next door. I just needed a room and not the whole house. I discovered they had cleverly divided the place so I could have my own room without the hassles and expense of dealing with a hotel. The flexibility of renting just what I needed was great.

  • Submitted: Mar 13, 2016
  • Stayed: February 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks, Greg, hope you'll visit us again! Thanks for being so tidy!
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Nearest Airport
35 Miles
Ithaca NY
Nearest Barpub
Fargo Bar & Grill
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
Wells College
Nearest Restaurant
Aurora Inn
Car: necessary


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $100
Additional Guest Fee $50
Refundable Damage Deposit $250

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.