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Doug Bugner

Member since: 2003
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Speaks: english

Welcome to Lakecrest Manor on Beautiful Keuka Lake

11 Reviews
Sleeps12
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

Keuka Park Villa Rental Photos and Description

Cottage, 4 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 3 Baths, (Sleeps 10-12)

Welcome to Lakecrest Manor on beautiful Keuka Lake in the heart of New York's Finger Lakes Wine Country, just four miles south of the village of Penn Yan and only a short walk from the campus of Keuka College. Lakecrest Manor consists of the 'Manor House' and the 'Bungalow' and is perched on the crest of 190 feet of private 'walk-in' lake frontage with shale beach. Lakecrest Manor is perfect for small family reunions.

The Manor House sleeps eight and has three bedrooms (4 twin beds, 1 king, and 1 double bed), two full bathrooms (one with tub/shower, and one with shower), and a fully equipped kitchen. The living room has a wood-burning fireplace, HDTV with digital cable service and DVD player, and AM/FM/CD/iPod stereo system. A large, attached deck with two picnic tables is right on the water's edge.

The recently remodeled (2007) Bungalow sleeps up to four, and is right next door. It has a loft/bedroom (queen-size bed), full bathroom, and an eat-in kitchen. The living room has HDTV with digital cable service and DVD/VCR players, and a futon that folds out to a full size bed. There is a private deck with picnic table and deck chairs off the kitchen. The loft also includes a sitting/reading/nursery area, and a separate TV in the sleeping area.

The property also features a ~50' dock, a swimming raft, 2 charcoal barbecue grills, a fire ring on the beach, 2 canoes, 4 kayaks, and a row boat.

Be sure to click on the link below (just above the Photos) to see more information, pictures, and links to area attractions.

Keuka Lake, with its unusual Y-shape, is 20 miles long, up to 2 miles wide, and boasts 60 miles of shoreline. With an elevation of 715 feet above sea level, it is almost 200 feet deep at it's deepest point. It has a scenic bluff rising over 700 feet above lake level between the two branches of the Y. Lakecrest Manor is located on the west side of the east branch of the Y on East Bluff Road, approximately 4 miles south of the village of Penn Yan.

Keuka Lake is known for its natural beauty. It is one of the cleanest of the Finger Lakes, and is an excellent sport fishing lake, featuring wild lake trout, bass, and perch. In the Summer, the lake warms to the upper 70s and low 80s, making it perfect for swimming, tubing, waterskiing, or just floating peacefully in the water.

The Finger Lakes Wine Country is second only to California for the number of award winning wineries, with well over 50 wineries around Keuka, Seneca, and Cayuga Lakes. The hillsides surrounding Keuka Lake are dotted with numerous vineyards, and dozens of wineries are within a 30 mile radius of Lakecrest Manor. There are also 5 microbreweries within a short distance, and a micro-distillery about 30 minutes away just outside of Watkins Glen.

For the shopper, the Finger Lakes region abounds with antiques, local arts and crafts, and Mennonite/Amish handcrafted furniture. The Windmill Flea Market just south of Penn Yan brings dozens of local vendors together every Saturday from late Spring until late Fall. Don't forget to visit the Waterloo Premium Outlet mall with over 100 premium outlet stores just a short drive away, and for the outdoorsmen, not far from Waterloo is the Finger Lakes Bass Pro Shop in Auburn. For a little excitement, try Finger Lakes Thouroughbred Racing and Gaming, just a few miles north of Canandaigua. Interested in the complete culinary experience? Check out the New York Wine and Culinary Center, also in Canandaigua.

Be sure to click on the link below (just above the Photos) to see more information, pictures, and links to area attractions.

Keywords: Lake House plus Bungalow, wine country

More Details
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Doug Bugner (Owner)
Member since: 2003
Call Owner
Speaks: english

Why Doug Bugner chose Keuka Lake

Perfect location: a little over one hour drive from our home, right on the water with 190 feet of frontage, great for fishing, swimming, and water sports, plenty of 'elbow room' and privacy, and dozens of award-winning wineries within a 20-mile radius.

What makes this villa unique

Boating, water sports, swimming, fishing, entertaining, grilling, wine tasting, visiting farm markets, or just hanging out on the deck.

Reviews

5
based on 11 traveler reviews

Welcome to Lakecrest Manor on Beautiful Keuka Lake
average rating of 5.0 based on 11 reviews
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Lakecrest Manor

  • 5 of 5

We had a perfect week at Lakecrest Manor with family and friends. The children went swimming in the lake every day while the adults enjoyed kayaking. All agreed that it was the most relaxing and tranquil vacation ever! The owners were wonderful to work with and provided easy communication both before and after our stay. The property was well stocked, well maintained and suitable for such a large group. We loved being right on the water and looked forward to our visit from "big bird" each day. We will definitely be back!

  • Submitted: Jul 12, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Kim We're glad that you enjoyed your week at Lakecrest Manor. We strive to provide all of the amenities that we ourselves value when we stay at VRBO locations. We hope to see you again next year.
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5

Lakecrest Manor

  • 5 of 5

Lakecrest Manor was a wonderful , well kept jewel of the finger lakes. The cottages are well maintained, everything worked well. The beach is large enough for any lakeside purpose, the decks and patios were large enough and provided nice views of the lake. We will rent again.

  • Submitted: Jul 7, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Chris. We're glad that you enjoyed your stay at Lakecrest Manor. We hope to see you again next year.
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5

College Reunion at Lakecrest Manor

  • 5 of 5

Perfect week long stay at Lakecrest Manor. 6 College Friends spent the week at this beautiful lake cottage leading up to our 35th College reunion. We enjoyed the extremely well stocked, large, clean accommodations this perfect lakefront cottage offers. The owners were extremely easy to work with and the cottage far exceeded our expectations. We spent the week touring wineries and enjoying Keuka college activities (an easy walk to the campus). We Loved Lakecrest Manor and sincerely appreciate the many memories we made there. We will definitely be back for future visits to the Finger Lakes-and of course future college reunions! Thank you for sharing this perfect cottage with us! Signed: 6 College Friends-Class of 1980.

  • Submitted: Oct 25, 2015
  • Stayed: Oct 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Linda, Candy, Barbara, et al. We're glad that you enjoyed your brief stay at Lakecrest Manor! You don't have to wait until your 40th anniversary to come back for another reunion!
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Erie, PA
5

Finger Lakes Wine Tasting Trip 2013

  • 5 of 5

Every year our group of 10 travel to the Finger Lakes for 3 days of wine tasting and relaxation. This year we decided to rent a house rather than stay at an hotel, and we couldn't have made a better choice. Lakecrest Manor offered everything and more. The owners were very easy to deal with and the property was exactly as it was portrayed it to be. Being so close to the water was fantastic, and watching the moon shine over the lake while sitting by the outdoor fire each evening was breathtaking. Coffee and breakfast on the outdoor deck watching the sun rise is spectacular. I highly recommend Lakecrest and all it has to offer. We will definitely return for our next weekend stay.

  • Submitted: Sep 25, 2013
  • Stayed: Sep 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

We love this place!!

  • 5 of 5

A perfect location for old friends to get away from daily pressures - to laugh, eat, and reconnect. We have tried many cottages around Keuka Lake over the years and Lakecrest Manor is our favorite! 12 can sleep comfortably, with ample bathrooms, kitchen space, and all the necessary amenities. The large table makes group meals a pleasure. Everything we could possibly need is provided - clean and in good repair. We love this place!!!

  • Submitted: Jun 23, 2013
  • Stayed: Jun 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Terry -- Thanks for choosing Lakecrest Manor, again. We're glad that you enjoyed your stay, and hope to see you again in the near future/
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Little Ferry, NJ
5

Lakeside living doesn't get any better than this

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at Lakecrest Manor for a long weekend and hated having to leave. We had 1 couple and 3 friends so there were ample beds for us to use. The Manor house alone had 2 bathrooms which came in handy with 4 women. The decor of the house was very cozy yet the layout gave the feeling of an expansive estate (we even nicknamed one of the bathrooms "The North Wing"). The blue heron made several appearances throughout our stay and enjoying our morning coffee on the deck overlooking the water with him became a regular routine. The neighborhood was so peaceful and quiet and provided an excellent setting for evening walks and nighttime fireside chats. The town of Penn Yan was only minutes away so finding a grocery store for S'mores supplies was a breeze. We attended a concert in Canandaigua during our stay (only a half hour away) and were glad to have our lakeside respite to return to afterward. The owners supplied us with everything we needed; not only in the house but great information about the area and things to do as well. The weather was a bit chilly for swimming but the walk-in grade of the shale beach and the floating dock would have been perfect for just that! We definitely plan on returning in the near future.

  • Submitted: Jun 20, 2013
  • Stayed: Jun 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
60 Miles
Rochester, NY
Nearest Barpub
1.5 Miles
Antique Inn
Nearest Golf
7 Miles
Lakeside Country Club (public welcome)
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
NY 54A
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Skyline Trading Post
Nearest Beach
1 Metres
Lakecrest Manor
Car: recommended

Finger Lakes Thoroughbred Horse Racing and Casino, Finger Lakes Performing Arts Center, Keuka College, Wine Tasting and Tours, Microbreweries, Microdistilleries, Artisan Cheese, Pottery Trail, Finger Lake Distillery, Go-Cart Track, Mennonite Furniture and Quilts, The Windmill Outdoor Market, Local Arts and Crafts, Watkins Glen Race Track, Watkins Glen State Park, Sonnenberg Gardens, Roseland Waterpark, Waterloo Premium Outlet Mall, Bass Pro Shop, New York Wine & Culinary Center, Finger Lakes State Park and Museum, Corning Museum of Glass, Glenn Curtiss Museum of Aviation

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Rates & Availability

Keuka Park Villa Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Fall
Sep 18 2016 - Oct 6 2016
3 night minimum stay
$330
$1,600
 
 
Columbus Day Wknd 2016
Oct 7 2016 - Oct 10 2016
3 night minimum stay
$400
 
 
Memorial Day Wknd
May 26 2017 - May 29 2017
3 night minimum stay
$400
 
 
Spring
May 30 2017 - Jun 9 2017
3 night minimum stay
$330
$1,600
 
 
Pre-Season
Jun 10 2017 - Jun 30 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$2,300
 
 
July 4th week
Jul 1 2017 - Jul 7 2017
7 night minimum stay
$3,300
 
 
Summer Season
Jul 8 2017 - Sep 2 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$3,100
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$330
$1,600
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $300
Tax Rate 4.0%

Memorial Day Weekend 2017: $1200 (3 night minimum)
Columbus Day Weekend 2016: $1200 (3 night minimum)

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Amenities

Keuka Park Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2250 sq. ft.
  • 1 story
Location Type:
  • Lakefront ...
Theme:
  • Family
General:
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Parking Off Street
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 14 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Manor House Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Includes washer and dryer
    Manor House Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bungalow Bathroom - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Manor House Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Manor House Bedroom 2 - 1 double
    Manor House Bedroom 3 - 4 twin/ single
    Bungalow Loft Bedroom - 1 queen
    Bungalow Living Room Futon - 1 sleep sofa /futon
  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (1), Double Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (4), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Full size futon in Bungalow living room
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • VCR
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Coffeemakers, Coffee Grinder, Blender, Ironing Board and Iron, Non-Smoking Premises, 50-foot Dock, Swimming Raft, 190 feet of Private Lake Frontage, Beach Firepit, 2 Canoes, 2 Kayaks, and Rowboat included. Note: Linens and towels are not provided. We provide 'starter' quantities of many essentials, such as firewood, charcoal, paper goods, sugar, flour, cooking oil, coffee, etc.

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