ITHACA VACATION HOUSE NEAR IC, CORNELL AND WATERFALL, GREAT FOR WEDDING, REUNION

Jin Fang-owner of Ithaca Vacation Houses

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Sleeps16
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights
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ITHACA VACATION HOUSE NEAR IC, CORNELL AND WATERFALL, GREAT FOR WEDDING, REUNION

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Ithaca Vacation-Home Away From Home! Great for Wedding, Reunion, Big Event,

We provide high quality home for commencement weekend, visiting professionals, visiting students, reunions, weddings, conferences holiday weekends or any other occasions needing a short term stay in the Finger Lakes Region.

Our house currently has 5 bedrooms with 1 bathroom on each floor.

1-2 mins to South Hill Recreation Way. Total 2.5 miles. Great for walking, hear birds singing. Vincenzo Iacovelli Park is great for wedding. FREE! Over 30 people need a permit. Just call Town of Ithaca. You will get it!

Huge play ground is for all ages! Please see pictures.

Our Location:

*Close to Cayuga Lake, wineries, the Ithaca airport

*Universities: 0.4 mile away from the back entry of Ithaca College, 2.2 miles to Cornell

*Less than 1.5 miles to downtown Ithaca

*A few miles to Buttermilk Falls

*Restaurants nearby

*Parks, playgrounds, and 6-mile walking trail located behind our house.

Located in a very quiet neighborhood with 6 bedrooms, 3 upstairs and 3 downstairs, will accommodate 16+. Two full baths, one on each floor.

Large sunny living room with hardwood floors, dining room, two baths, and a full laundry room to make it a complete home away from home.

*FREE Coffee, authentic Green Tea

*Wireless internet, and free calls within the US

*Clean linens, towels, soaps, etc. will be provided

*Kitchen equipment, clean dishes and BBQ grill provided

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Suitability:
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • Events Allowed
  • alternative lifestyle

Jin Fang-owner of Ithaca Vacation Houses

This advertiser has been with HomeAway.com since 2012
Speaks english, Chinese
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Owner: I am a Chinese-American and welcome people from all over the world- visiting scholar, tourists and students for short-term stay. I am an avid world traveler, working professional in healthcare field. I am quiet, clean, hospitable, social, and easy going.

I am a Harvard mom, I am renting out my home on VRBO to help my daughter pay off her loans to Harvard University, where she is going for graduate school. I appreciate the people that have helped me over the last 26 years while living in America.

Jin Fang-owner of Ithaca Vacation Houses purchased this house in 1993

Ithaca Vacation rental house in a beautiful, clean, cozy South Hill family home for 5/10-16 people, 2 bathrooms. The rooms are very nicely furnished with a desk, queen, full, or single sized bed, nightstand, and a closet. Clean towels, blankets, and sheets are available during check-in. We also have wireless internet, spacious living room, a kitchen, and free parking on the driveway or street. We have a large fridge to store your food as well. Front and back decks, backyard picnic table and patio with gorgeous waterfalls and a flower garden. Six Mile Trail is behind our house, perfect for running, walking, and recreation. Children are welcome. Strictly NON-smoking. Extend your stay so you can visit Ithaca's gorgeous waterfalls, hike the trails, visit the Farmer's Market, go on the Wine Trails, shop on the Commons, visit the Sciencenter/Paleontological Research Institute/Ornithology Lab and Sapsucker Woods, etc.

Location: South Hill, Ithaca. Walking distance to Ithaca College, bus #11 to Cornell campus, Ithaca Commons, Gimme Coffee, Ithaca Farmer's Market, 2-3 miles to Buttermilk FallS and Cayuga Lake! Ithaca summers offer Farmers' Markets, free music on Thursday nights on the Commons and on Saturdays at Taughannock Falls (take a bottle of wine and go on a picnic after a wine tour!).

The Ithaca Vacation House is especially for people who appreciate nature and environmentally responsible living. Our Vacation House features an organic vegetable garden, which features a variety of fresh vegetables and fruits you can pick at any time to use for your own cooking. Stepping out of our vacation house will make you feel like you are in a beautiful park: more than 50 kinds of flowers surround our house. They begin blossoming in early spring until late fall. An important element of the house's vision is our adherence to energy efficiency, sustainability, and environmentally responsible living.

Sleeps16
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights
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Reviews

Reviews

4.8
based on 23 traveler reviews

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Ithaca Vacation House Near IC, Cornell and Waterfall, Great for Wedding, Reunion
average rating of 4.826087 based on 23 reviews
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Ithaca Vacation House Near IC, Cornell and Waterfall, Great for Wedding, Reunion
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p420052vb
607-272-3811
Ithaca Cayuga Lake
Wyoming
5

great stay

  • 5 of 5
We had a wonderful stay for a reunion long weekend. the house is very clean and well maintained. 2 bathrooms and 5 bedrooms was easier to manage than i expected! quiet and comfortable. i would recommend this home to any group or family. the no TV feature was wonderful!
  • Submitted: Aug 28, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for stay and welcome back!
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Ithaca Vacation House Near IC, Cornell and Waterfall, Great for Wedding, Reunion
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p420052vb
607-272-3811
Ithaca Cayuga Lake
USA
5

Great Location

  • 5 of 5
我们几位老同学在方瑾家聚会3个晚上, 很高兴。 伊色卡很漂亮。谢谢!
  • Submitted: Aug 3, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
business
Ithaca Vacation House Near IC, Cornell and Waterfall, Great for Wedding, Reunion
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p420052vb
607-272-3811
Ithaca Cayuga Lake
Shenyang,China
5

Great Stay

  • 5 of 5
We stayed at Jin's house for a few days. We had a great time there. After traveling for a long time, we were very tired. We slept peacefully and the beds were very comfortable. The house was so clean! It was spotless!

Her garden is filled with flowers. They are so beautiful! We can tell Jin has paid great attention to her property. Behind her house were mini waterfalls. We sat on the back deck, and sipped tea, it was so relaxing. From her new front deck, we had a lake view could see Cornell.

Her house has wifi wireless internet, so we can get all of our new online. We did not need a TV.

We will back again! It was an ideal place for our vacation.
  • Submitted: Jul 2, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Thank you! Welcome back!
business
Ithaca Vacation House Near IC, Cornell and Waterfall, Great for Wedding, Reunion
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p420052vb
607-272-3811
Ithaca Cayuga Lake
Dexter, NY
4

Family getaway

  • 4 of 5
Our family group of 11 adults, ranging in age from 78 to 31 stayed here for the weekend. Jin had explained the expectations that she has for guests in her home, and they were clearly posted. We treated her home with respect and felt it easily accomodated all of us. We were surprised there was no TV to watch the news on, as there had been an accident locally and we were concerned with what had occurred. The walking path was located a short distance from the house and was enjoyed by many of us. We appreciated the tourist info supplied by Jin and visited many waterfalls and antique shops in the area. Jin greeted us warmly on our arrival and provided her cell number if we had additional questions or concerns over the weekend. Our weekend was relaxing and a great time.
  • Submitted: Jun 30, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers
Owner's Response: Thanks for stay.
It is very clearly stated at VRBO list, this house has no TV. My Hickory Place has TV. However, I have wireless internet you can get news anytime, anywhere, even sit outside picnic table you still can get news on internet. If you told me your concern while I was there, I will tell you where to see the video instantly to know the local truck accident that day.
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Ithaca Vacation House Near IC, Cornell and Waterfall, Great for Wedding, Reunion
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p420052vb
607-272-3811
Ithaca Cayuga Lake
Ithaca, NY
5

Most Relaxing!!

  • 5 of 5
Sorry for posting this so late Jin!

1. Overall quality
Our group (party of 12) had a 1 night retreat at Jin's place and had the most relaxing time. The place was very spacious and the furniture, although not fancy, was in great condition. We used 4 out of 5 bedrooms but did not have any trouble accommodating all 12 of us. We were asked to maintain the temperature at 68F, which may be a little chilly for some, but blankets that were provided kept us warm enough for the night.

2. Activities
The place has a grill outside by the garage. We brought some charcoal and grilled sirloin, pork, and shrimp out in the terrace. The kitchen had everything we needed for cooking - stove, fridge, sink, pots, dishes, cups, and utensils and etc. We cooked some Korean style soup, pancake, and rice, along with the grilled food for dinner.

After dinner, we gathered around the living room and talked, played some games and music. The noise was quite loud, but the neighboring houses were far enough so there were no complaints.

3. Interaction with Jin
Jin was very flexible and helpful in providing us the perfect house. Even though we made a last minute call, she did her best to accommodate our group.
  • Submitted: Jan 1, 2014
  • Stayed: Nov 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children
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Ithaca Vacation House Near IC, Cornell and Waterfall, Great for Wedding, Reunion
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p420052vb
607-272-3811
Ithaca Cayuga Lake
Cambridge, MA
5

Excellent Review- Long overdue!

  • 5 of 5
I am originally from Ithaca, but have lived out of town for many years now. Each summer I plan a trip with friends of mine to visit Ithaca for a weekend wine tour. Finding a place for 10 + people is always challenging, but this property worked perfectly! The house is very close to downtown, so it's great for people looking for bars and restaurants and other things to do. Aside from the excellent proximity to town; this house offers scenic, peaceful, and tranquil surroundings.

The house itself was immaculate. The owner obviously takes very good care of the property, and provides guests with a clean and comfortable stay. I would highly recommend this house for anyone looking to visit Ithaca for the weekend, and we will be sure to choose Ithaca Vacation House again this summer!

Thanks Jin!
  • Submitted: Dec 20, 2013
  • Stayed: Aug 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your review, very kind of you! Welcome back!

Jin
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Map

Map

Nearest Airport
4 Miles
Ithaca airport
Nearest Motorway
30 Miles
Highway 17
Nearest Barpub
0.9 Miles
Sunset restaurant
Nearest Restaurant
1.7 Miles
Downtown Ithaca
Car: recommended

AREA ATTRACTIONS

many wonderful historic places nearby to visit, and wineries to tour. You'll be glad you chose OUR Home to stay!

Tourism Links

VisitIthaca.com - Gateway to Ithaca New York

Ithaca Downtown Partnership

Finger Lakes Tourism Alliance

Ithaca Events

http://www.dialavacationrental.com

Wellness Care

www.ancientacu.com

www.yinyangedu.com

Attractions

Discovery Trail

Museum of the Earth

Sciencenter of Ithaca, New York

Darien Lake

Visual & Performing Arts

Kitchen Theatre Company

Ithaca Art Trail

Hangar Theatre

The State Theatre

Ithaca Ballet

Cayuga Chamber Orchestra

Johnson Museum of Art

Wineries

Six Mile Creek Vineyard

Cayuga Wine Trail

Watkins Glen International

Swedish Hill Vineyard

Lakeshore Winery

Knapp Vineyards

Goose Watch Winery

Cayuga Ridge Winery

Thirsty Owl Wine Company

Hosmer Winery

Sheldrake Point Vineyard

Americana Vineyards and Winery

Lucas Vineyards

Bellwether Hard Cider

Treleaven Wines/King Ferry Winery

Long Point Winery

Colleges/Universities

Cornell University

Cornell Athletics

Ithaca College

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Photos

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Availability & Rates

Availability & Rates

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Ithaca House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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2 night minimum stay
$490
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Notes: Rates are based on 10 guests; add $30 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $300
Tax Rate 3.0%
Notes CU commencement 4 nights minimum. Ithaca College commencement 3 nights minimum.
All groups have to sign a guest agreement before come in.
We would like to have guests stay at least 3 nights.
If you book 2 house at the same time you will get 10% discount.
You are responsible for the credit card transaction fee 2.5-3.75%.

Cancellation Policy

Policy available by contacting owner when booking.
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Amenities

Amenities

Ithaca House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2200 sq. ft.
  • 2 stories
Location Type:
  • Lake View ...
  • Water View ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Romantic
  • Family
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Living Room
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Free Long Distance ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Wireless Internet
  • Computer Available
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Internet
  • Towels Provided ...
Kitchen:
  • Kitchen ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Ice Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Refrigerator
  • Freezer
  • Stove
  • Microwave
Dining:
  • Dining Room
  • Dining
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • 2 full bathrooms, very clean and neat.
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 16
  • One queen bed, two full beds, five twin or single beds, one futon beds, very comfortable
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Lawn / Garden
  • 10 garden chairs
  • 6 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • Events Allowed
  • alternative lifestyle
Attractions:
  • health/beauty spa
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • eco tourism
  • antiquing
  • walking
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • horseshoes
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • boating
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • hunting
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • racquetball
  • rock climbing
  • whitewater rafting
  • golf privileges optional
  • ski lift privileges
  • ski privileges optional
  • snorkeling/diving
  • cross country skiing
  • rafting
  • kayaking
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • surfing
  • skiing
  • golf
  • wind-surfing
  • water skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountaineering
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • hunting big game
  • hunting small game
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • freshwater fishing
  • basketball court
  • mountain climbing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • spelunking
  • water tubing
Notes:
We provide hospitality services for people visiting Ithaca, NY during their short term stays. Large sunny living room with hardwood floors, dining room, two baths, and a full laundry room to make it a complete home away from home. Please view Video Gallery. *FREE Coffee, authentic Green Tea *Wireless internet, and free calls within the US *Clean linens, towels, soaps, etc. will be provided *Kitchen equipment, clean dishes and BBQ grill provided Green Tea has natural antioxidants to help prevent cancer, heart disease, weight control...
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