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Betsy or Alan Del Mauro

Member since: 2010
Speaks: english

Country Home-spacious Ranch Style In Beautiful Setting With Rolling Hills.

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

New York House Rental Photos and Description

Ranch Style, 2 Bedrooms, 1 Bath, Sleeps 6, If 2 On Pull Out , Great Views

THE COUNTRY HOME IS STILL AVAILABLE FOR ITHACA COLLEGE GRADUATION and Cornell Graduation 2017, PLEASE EMAIL ASAP. (see "view rates" for prices in notes)

You and your family and friends will love relaxing and spending time in this beautiful one story spacious country home. The ranch style home is located on 240 acres, everything is easy access as it's all on one floor, it has views of rolling hills, natural pine trees, and fields planted with corn and clover. The large windows and sliding glass doors in the open floor plan living room/ dining room and kitchen allow you to take in the beauty of the property. Relax on the deck as you watch the deer and turkey as they roam the fields and forests. There is a fully equipped kitchen with all the dishes, glasses, silverware, pots and pans, and cooking utensils you will need. The large island contains a cooking stove/oven and microwave. There is a toaster, coffee maker, dishwasher and refrigerator/freezer. Lots of cabinets and 2 sliding door pantries allow for plenty of storage space. Located near the kitchen is a washer and dryer behind sliding doors. The living room has cathedral ceilings with 2 large couches, One couch is a pull out bed, 3 reclining chairs and side tables and coffee tables. There is a 55 inch HD/DVR flat screen tv with lots of channels DIRECTV HBO AND MORE. There is also an eating area within the living room that has a round antique oak table that seats 6. Directv satelite is available with lots of channels including HBO. The large bath room has a tub/shower combination, toilet and sink with lots of counter space and a wall mirror. The 1st bedroom has a king size bed, 2 dressers, night tables a 48 inch flat screen tv and a walk in closet, the 2nd bedroom has a queen bed, night stand, dresser a 48 inch flat screen tv and 2 large closets. All linens and towels are provided for your use.

Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Betsy or Alan Del Mauro (Owner)
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(8 traveler reviews)
Country Home-spacious Ranch Style In Beautiful Setting With Rolling Hills.
average rating of 4.875 based on 8 reviews
4

Comfortable & Clean

  • 4 of 5

We enjoyed our stay here while getting ready to move our daughter into her dorm at Ithaca College. This house was very comfortable & clean, in a beautiful quiet setting. It was an easy 25 minute ride into Ithaca. There is plenty of wildlife as we got to see deer on more than one occasion during our stay (and the turkeys!). We suggested to Betsy to trim the hedges around the back deck so the views could really be enjoyed. Otherwise, a great place!

  • Submitted: Aug 22, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much for writing such a great review, we are so happy you found the COUNTRY HOME to be "comfortable and clean" and easy access to Ithaca college. We always love it when customers get to experience the wildlife and my husband has already trimmed all the hedges because of your suggestion. Hope your wonderful family can return to enjoy the spectacular views from the deck again soon. Thanks, Betsy & Alan
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5

Very spacious and great location...

  • 5 of 5

We met with some friends to ride motorcycles in the Finger Lakes region. Awesome place to ride.

Was very impressed with the location, extremely peaceful and a spacious home as well as located close to everything we needed to keep busy.

Was glad to have half of the garage to be able to leave the bikes inside and out of the weather even though it was good weather for us almost all week.

We golfed in at the local course, Catatonk, great course. Just be ready because the back 9 is way more challenging than the front 9. Not busy at all during the week.

Was able to meet with Betsy and Alan to chat for a bit. Great people and so glad they decided to share their slice of heaven with us. This property in new (year or so old) on their rental list and very glad they shared the history with us.

We were not around much, since we were going all over on the bikes. Good location for riding, about a 25 minutes from Cayuga Lake and 45 minutes from Seneca Lake. Great riding around both lakes and getting to and from.

Easy trot to Ithica and Owego and lots to do and see there.

Great roads for the most part, a little busy in Watkins Glen at 4:30, should have timed that better. : (

You have to stop in at Punk's Place in Candor. That Soozie is a hoot. Love the girl, made us feel like one of the family. Great food too at a great price. Lots of laughs.

Could watch the deer off the back deck every night and turkeys in the fields too.

Talked with Betsy a bit about a few things that could make it a little more comfy, mattresses were a bit stiff but I am sure that works for some. Some suggestions on directions getting there (construction is inevitable) but suggested mentioning it in the directions while it is in effect. She was very receptive to our ideas and looking forward to hearing how things go for them in the future.

Was nice not to have to pay for a cleaning fee since we really didn't spend much time there and it only took a few minutes to run through the place and pick up before we left.

No internet but most people can get that off their cells or a hot spot off a laptop.

Already talking about staying again next year.

  • Submitted: Aug 16, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for the great review. We are so happy you found the COUNTRY HOME to be spacious and in an excellent location so that you were close to all the wonderful area attractions. It was nice meeting you. Please come again soon. Thanks, Betsy & Alan
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Newport, RI
5

Quiet Getaway

  • 5 of 5

We had a very pleasant stay enjoying the quiet and the space. The house is very well equipped, exactly as detailed on the website. Betsy was very welcoming and helpful with local information and places to visit. Great Goat cheese farm/shop and vegetable stand not far from the house. So pleased we took Betsy's advice to visit the Corning Glass Museum - fabulous day out. Would recommend this property as a good base to explore the surrounding area of Ithaca and the Finger Lakes.

  • Submitted: Aug 1, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much for the great review. We are so happy you found the COUNTRY HOME to be spacious and well equipped and enjoyed the peaceful surroundings as well as the area attractions. We hope you can stay again soon. Thank you, Betsy & Alan
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5

Wonderful Stay

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful stay at the ranch house. Everything was very clean and what we needed were provided for. Some notes were left in key places that informs us about what to do. Betsy was very warm and welcoming and recommended places for us to visit and eat. The place was a wonderful get-away home with a beautiful backyard. We had four people and everyone was comfortable spending our 4th of July weekend in this house.

  • Submitted: Jul 5, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the great review, we are so happy that you had a 'WONDERFUL STAY' at the spacious ranch style 'COUNTRY HOME' We are so glad that you enjoyed the backyard and deck with the beautiful views. It was nice meeting all of you and we look forward to your return stay. Thanks, Betsy & Alan
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Cleveland, Ohio
5

Very comfortable...the perfect home for us!

  • 5 of 5

The Country Home was very nice and spread out. We celebrated our 30th Anniversary here and brought our motorcycles along. Betsy and Alan were super nice to deal with and very helpful with questions we had about the area. This is a great place to bring a motorcycle...the riding around here is AWESOME!! The people in this area are extremely friendly, which really surprised us as that doesn't usually happen in New York city. We are looking forward to coming back here to visit again in the near future!! Really nice, peaceful getaway. We really enjoyed this house and the whole trip!! Thanks Betsy and Alan for a fantastic time!!!

  • Submitted: Aug 24, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the wonderful comments, we are so pleased you choose to spend your anniversary at the spacious and relaxing Country Home. You are a great couple and it was nice to see you enjoy all the scenic places to ride your motorcycles. You discovered one of the many reasons we like living here and that is all the friendly people in the area. We look forward to you both spending many more anniversaries in this peaceful getaway. Thanks again, Betsy & Alan
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5

Surpassed our Expectations!

  • 5 of 5

Our group of four first cousins immensely enjoyed our stay here. Communication with the owners was excellent from the planning stages, during our stay, and extending even after we left as they retrieved a lost item for us.

The country home is spacious; even more so than what appears from the pictures. It is set up on a rise with lovely landscape to view on all sides. With the soft morning calls of roosters from other farms in the distance, it was idyllic and totally relaxing. We very much appreciated the overall cleanliness and accoutrements: from a large screen tv with satellite, to a full kitchen that allowed us to prepare meals. There's a nice deck for sitting, and we took advantage of the grill to host a BBq with our local cousins. We would come back again in a heartbeat, and we recommend it to others.

  • Submitted: Aug 10, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: It was so nice meeting all of you and we are so pleased you were able to relax and enjoy your visit with relatives in the spacious Country Home. Glad you took advantage of the well equipped kitchen and the nice deck with the great views. Thanks for the wonderful comments and we hope you can stay again soon. Thanks, Betsy & Alan
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Map

Nearest Airport
30 Miles
Ithaca Airport
Nearest Barpub
4 Miles
Punks Place
Nearest Golf
6 Miles
Catatonk Golf course
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
Route 96
Nearest Restaurant
4 Miles
Punks Place
Nearest Ski
55 Miles
Greek peak Resort
Nearest Beach
40 Miles
Taughanaugh state park beach on Cayuga Lake
Car: recommended

The spacious country home is near: Ithaca waterfalls and gorges, NYS wineries, hiking, biking, Watkins Glen state park, Taughanouck State park, Buttermilk State Park, Allen Treman state park, swimming, Robert Treman marina, boating, water skiing, Corning glass center, Museum of the Earth, Ithaca science center, Moosewood Restaurant, Tioga Downs Casino and Horse Racing, Historic Owego, NY-voted 'coolest small town in NY' and so much more.

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Rates & Availability

Ithaca House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$150
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $30 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $300
Tax Rate 12.0%

Remember STANDARD prices above are for 2 people staying, add $30 each extra person per night plus tax.
DISCOUNTS GIVEN FOR LONGER STAYS, RATES FIGURED BY NUMBER OF PEOPLE STAYING AND LENGTH OF STAY.

CORNELL AND ITHACA COLLEGE GRADUATION WEEKENDS INCREASED PRICES APPLY. Additional nights can be added at a discounted price.
PLEASE email or call owner ABOUT RENTING and the prices FOR 2017 Ithaca college GRADUATION and Cornell Graduation ASAP.

Homeaway/VRBO's rate calculations may not be accurate due to our discounts for longer stays, PLEASE EMAIL OWNER FOR AN ACCURATE RATE QUOTE.

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Amenities

New York House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Rural ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - 1st floor large bathroom, combo tub/shower, sink, toilet
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , king bed, dressers, 48 in. flat screen tv, walk-in closet
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , Queen bed, dresser, 48 in. flat screen tv, closets
  • There is also a queen pull out couch in the living room for 1 or 2 people to sleep.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed ...
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
the country home is near Cornell and Ithaca college,waterfalls and gorges, wineries, science center, watkins glen park and muuch more

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