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Speaks english
Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 nights

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SENECA LAKE COTTAGE

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Cottage, 2 Bedrooms, 1 Bath (sleeps 4)

Built in 2001, this beautiful cottage has hardwood floors throughout. The spacious attached deck overlooking the lake has a gas grill, chairs, and a patio dining set. The downstairs bedroom has a queen-sized bed. There are two twin beds in the loft. The cottage comfortably accommodates 4 people. The kitchen includes a gas stove with oven, refrigerator, microwave, toaster, coffee maker, dishes and utensils, glassware, and pots and pans. Linens and towels are provided. No smoking on the property. No pets. The water is not deep enough to jump or dive from the dock. Check-in is at 3PM. Check-out is at 11AM. From June 14, 2013, through September 6, 2013, rentals are for a minimum of three nights.

Suitability:
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only

Richard

This advertiser has been with HomeAway.com since 2012
Speaks english

I grew up in nearby Geneva and have spent part of every summer at the cottage since I was a child. My wife and I have degrees from Alfred University and SUNY Geneseo. Our family has many warm and special memories from times spent at the cottage.

Richard purchased this cottage in 2001

This property has been in my family since the 1930s. This area on the east shore of Seneca Lake once was a large park with a dance pavilion and picnic areas known as Pastime Park. It was divided and sold to individuals in the 1930's, and remains a secluded, private area just 5 miles from Geneva.

Being on the east shore of the lake, the sun filters through the trees in the morning, and shade lingers on parts of the lawn during the day. Refreshing breezes may blow across the water until late afternoon. Typically, there are beautiful, quiet sunsets in the evening.

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 nights

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Reviews

Property Reviews

Seneca Lake cottage
average rating of 5.0 based on 7 reviews
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Seneca Lake cottage
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Geneva Seneca Lake
United States
5

15 Year Anniversary Get Away

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Oct 27, 2013
  • Stayed: Oct 2013
What a great place. Upon arrival, eggs, milk and orange juice in the refrigerator. House was spotless. Deck is incredible. Wonderful views of the lake and sunsets. Cabin has everything you need. Totally seamless transition into vacation with this house. Will be back for sure and will recommend this anyone looking for a getaway. Location is remote, yet only 10 minutes to the grocery store and town. To sum it up, this place is perfect and would not change a thing!!!
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Helpful votes: 1/1
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Seneca Lake cottage
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Geneva Seneca Lake
5

Promises Kept

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Oct 3, 2013
  • Stayed: Sep 2013
It was a pleasure to relax mornings and evenings at your cottage. Clean, marvelously appointed and surrounded by the beauty of one of the most wonderful areas on earth, the Finger Lakes.We walked the Watkins Glen trail and it was spectacular. The regional wines are 1st class and we enjoyed them in the evening with dinner and a sunset. The furnishings, deck and boat house were more than "as advertised". We look forward to returning next summer for a getaway.
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Helpful votes: 1/1
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Seneca Lake cottage
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Geneva Seneca Lake
5

Vacationing at the Seneca Lake Cottage

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Aug 6, 2013
  • Stayed: Jul 2013
We thoroughly enjoyed Richard and Sue's wonderful cottage on Seneca lake for a week. The size of the cottage was perfect for us and our two daughters in their 20's. We swam, canoed, kayaked and enjoying beautiful sunsets from the deck and pier and loved it all. Richard and Sue's extra touches-the treats they left for us; the amazing new pier, the new comfortable queen bed, covering on the deck which allows you to sit on the wonderful adirondack deck chairs in the rain, the boats with boat shoes, lights leading up to the cottage and book of things to see and do have made our vacation even more special. They truly have thought of everything. We've loved and explored the area, did wine tastings, hiked at Watkins Glen, and listened to music in Ithaca. We loved our week at the cottage and are already missing the lake.
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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Seneca Lake cottage
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p434912vbi
Geneva Seneca Lake
5

Wonderful spot

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Jun 1, 2013
  • Stayed: May 2013
Such a charming cottage, very well equipped and the location is stellar. We enjoyed the use of the canoes and kayaks and were pleased with the good condition of paddles and life jackets. The deck proved to be the perfect location for our coffee in the morning and glass of wine in the evening. A lovely home you have. All provisions were thought out in advance and ready for our need. We had 6 people and were quite comfortable. The games were a welcome addition for our rainy days and nights. If we are ever in the area I would definitely request the cottage again. Thank you.
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Helpful votes: 1/1
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Seneca Lake cottage
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Geneva Seneca Lake
5

Seneca Lake Beauty

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Nov 11, 2012
  • Stayed: Oct 2012
Lovely home beautiful setting we enjoyed our weekend.
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Romantic Getaway
Helpful votes: 0/1
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Map

Nearest Airport
50 Miles
Rochester, New York or Syracuse, New York
Car: necessary

Check-in time is 3PM, and check-out is no later than 11AM.

There are many wineries nearby that offer tastings and tours. Also nearby are 3 state parks: Seneca Lake State Park, Sampson State Park, and Cayuga State Park. The National Women's Hall of Fame which is a national historic site, The Finger Lakes National Forest, and Rose Hill Mansion are all within a half hour drive. Beautiful Seneca Lake is the deepest of the Finger Lakes and offers swimming, boating, fishing, and spectacular sunsets.

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Availability & Rates

Geneva Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
Per property
Rental rates quoted in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Minimum Stay
 
April 2014
Apr 1 - Apr 30
$160
$1,100
2 nights
 
 
spring 2013
May 10 - Jun 12
$185
$1,200
2 nights
 
 
summer 2013
Jun 14 - Sep 5
$185
2 nights
 
 
fall 2013
Sep 7 - Dec 7
$185
$1,100
2 nights
 
 
My Standard Rate
$185
$1,200
2 nights
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $120.00

Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Geneva Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Lakefront ...
General:
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Towels Provided
  • Living Room
  • Broadband Access
  • Wireless Internet
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
Kitchen:
  • Stove
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Kitchen
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Queen-sized Bed (1), Twin or Single Beds (2)
Entertainment:
  • Games
  • Toys
  • Television
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
Suitability:
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • sailing
  • swimming
Notes:
On the water: 17' Grumman aluminum canoe with comfort seats, a fiberglass canoe, 2 kayaks, rubber raft, and life jackets; assorted water toys. Indoors: board games, selection of books, and assorted DVDs.
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