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Finger Lakes Finest!

Bedrooms 4
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights


About the property

4 bedrooms, 2 full baths, sleeps 12

Plan your Finger Lakes vacation in our newly constructed beautiful lake front home on the east shore of Seneca Lake. Brand new dock built for enjoying a cocktail while you watch the sunset in Adirondack chairs. Porch overlooks the lake for your lazy morning coffee. Air conditioned, Comfortable and modern, you will enjoy vacationing at the Seneca Summer Wind! Close to wineries, fine dining, Hobart and William Smith Colleges, hiking, Watkins Glen, Ithaca's gorges, and shopping at the Outlet Mall. Boat hoist available for your own boat or enjoy our paddle boat and kayaks. Boat rentals at Roy's Marina and Stiver's Marina.

Jackie Doyle
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
June 19, 2017

Guestbook comments from the owner

Summerwind provided the comforts of home with the beauty and serenetiy of Seneca Lake at the doorstep. This finely appointed, immaculate home is masterfully designed to be the consumate respite or casual arena for family and friendly gatherings and celebrations. We thoroughly enjoyed every moment and hope to return for years to come. Summerwind is pure perfection.
May 2012
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Romulus Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Lake
  • Family
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Fireplace
  • Internet
  • Parking
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Master bed with ensuite bath
    Bedroom 4 - 1 double , 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 2 double
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Barbecue
  • Boat Dock
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway to Water
  • autumn foliage
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • water parks
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing


Exceptional! 5/5 -
(14 traveler reviews)

Finger Lakes Finest!
average rating of 5.0 based on 15 reviews

Cute cottage on the lake

  • 5 of 5

We loved the cottage. It was perfect. It was better than I expected. I have to agee with other reviews that the pictures don't do it justice. There was plenty of space for all of us (9 total). We wished the weather would have been nicer to enjoy the outside. We did bundle up one morning to drink coffee on the porch. The view of the lake is beautiful, we didn't want to leave. Our group wants to return next year! Thank you Jackie.

  • Submitted: Oct 25, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Stunning house, gorgeous views, perfect location!

  • 5 of 5

This house is just beautiful! Such an amazing way to spend our Labor Day weekend! The tiered decks were great for entertaining and watching the sunset. The kids loved jumping off of the dock and finding little seashells on shore. Is parents just enjoyed the overall relaxing atmosphere and the comfort of the home. It is a home we hope to vacation at annually! The owner was wonderful to work with and we appreciate her sharing her home with us! The Boyers

  • Submitted: Oct 3, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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amazing, so many amenties

  • 5 of 5

The cottage is beautiful. Everything we needed was there. Fully stocked kitchen. We loved playing with the water "toys" (paddleboards, kayaks, paddleboat and plenty of lifejackets for young kids). Wine frig and industrial ice maker a huge extra. Has an incredible sound system with outside speakers and volume control. Everyday enjoyed relaxing in the Adirondack chairs on the dock, playing in water and fishing. The evenings, we were on the small "beach" roasting marshmallows by the fire pit. So many amenities that make this property stand out. Great location for any shopping needs and restaurants. Local marina with boat rentals only a few miles away.

  • Submitted: Aug 16, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

Our stay was absolutely wonderful. The house is gorgeous and in the perfect spot on Seneca. The beds were so comfortable and there was more than enough living space for the 12 of us who stayed at the house. We actually did not want to leave for our wine tour because the lake, dock and house are amazing. We will definitely rent again!

  • Submitted: Jun 17, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Couldn't ask for more!!!

  • 5 of 5

We have to say that the pictures do not do justice to this cottage. It is a wonderful, wonderful place to stay! The cottage is equipped with everything you could possibly need or want and it is so clean! The view is amazing. We stayed here as an alternative to a hotel for our daughter's graduation from HWS - what a great place to celebrate with our family! Thank you Jackie. You and your home exceeded our expectations!!!

  • Submitted: May 16, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Perfect house for a Finger Lakes retreat

  • 5 of 5

I booked the house for my wife's 30th birthday and our first journey to the Finger Lake region and it did not disappoint at all!!! The process to book the house was very easy and the owners made every effort to accommodate any requests that we may have made prior to our arrival. Upon arrival we noticed that the pictures do not do this place justice, it far exceeded our expectations and we would love to reserve this house the next time we come back. Thank you to the owners for making our stay memorable.

  • Submitted: May 9, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
50 Miles
Rochester or Syracuse


Rates & Availability

Romulus Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Wine Weekends!
Mar 23 2017 - Jun 25 2018
2 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate

Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Check In: Saturday 3 p.m. Check out: Saturday 10 a.m.

A $500.00 security deposit will hold your reservation. Deposits received first will be given preference for dates. The security deposit is non-refundable if there is a cancellation. Security deposits will be returned by mail within 7 days providing the cottage is left in a clean and neat condition and no damage has occurred.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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