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Cottage with Sunrise View of Seneca Lake

Bedrooms 1
Space 1,000 sq. ft.
Property type cottage


About the property

1 Large Bedroom/Two Double Beds, 1 Full Bathroom, Sleeps up to 6

1920’s Country Cottage. Whether seeking picture postcard sunrise or moonlight dancing across the water, this cozy & economical Westside Seneca Lake getaway will create memories for years to come. Accommodating up to 6, includes one oversized bedroom with two double beds and a queen size sleeper sofa in living room. Fully equipped, hand crafted pine paneling, refrigerator, gas stove, microwave oven, washer, dryer and kerosene heat for winter getaways and features large windows, Dutch door, screened-in porch, level grassy lot, firepit& lakeside lot w/dock. Walking distance to two local restaurants -Showboat Restaurant in one direction and Rainbow Cove in the other. Close driving proximity to marinas, restaurants,Watkins Glen State Park, Corning Museum of Glass, Glenn H. Curtiss Aviation Museum and regional sightseeing. Limitless antiquing, country drives, quaint villages, world renowned wine trails and lazy days. Cable TV is included, Cell phone recommended, Free WiFi access.

Single night stays will be considered based on the availability as reflected on the Calendar

More Details

Kathy Cotter, Owner
Member since: 2009
Premier Partner

This partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great traveler experience.

Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
18 January, 2018

Guestbook comments from the owner

Thank you so much for sharing the cottage with us!

The photos don't do it justice!! (As you already know, we have booked again for later this summer- and I'm quite sure in the fall as well..)

The memories made will never be forgotten - trying to get a fire started only to have a thunderstorm knock it out-then the wind-then rain again, made for lovely sleeping at night. Your location is fantastic in relation to our favorite wineries. We typically vacation in Boston, but after a few days in this perfectly relaxing area, we think you have converted us! Thanks Again!! (I think I can survive the last three weeks of teaching Pre-K now!)
May 2014
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Himrod in Milo

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Self-catering
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:30
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only
  • You are welcome to use my linens if you'll wash/dry towels & return to the linen closet. Please drop the bedding washer when you leave we'll dry
Location Type:
  • lake
  • waterfront
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Sofa Bed
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Free Wifi
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
  • Washcloths and Towels available. May want to bring your own beach towels.
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 2 Double Bed , 1 Sofa bed/Futon
  • Two Double Beds, Luggage Stands, Dresser and Closet available. Extra Linens, Sheets, Blankets may be available for an additonal fee.
  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • Books for Kids
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Games
  • Video Library
  • Barbecue
  • Boat Dock
  • Barbecue
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Conservatory
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • autumn foliage
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • sailing
  • swimming
Basic Cable TV is included. Cell phones recommended, (no land line). Free WiFi access. Exterior – parking in driveway adjacent to cottage. Large level grassy front yard, firepit, picnic tables, pop-up sunshade, outdoor furniture and gas grill. Directly across road is lakeside access w/ dock. Ideal for fishing, boating or taking a swim. This is a smoke free home.


Excellent! 4.6/5 -
(49 traveller reviews)

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Cottage with Sunrise View of Seneca Lake
average rating of 4.571429 based on 58 reviews
st petersburg fl 33702

awesome stay

  • 5 of 5

we spent ten days at this cottage for the most part it was the best stay we ever had on seneca lake the only downfalls was the big party at the motel down the street on saturday cars lined up down the road all day and blocked the dock and lake view our stay was still excellent we did feel it was priced a little high but we still thank you for a great gettaway

  • Review Submitted: 15-Aug-2009
  • Date of Stay: July 2009
  • Source: HomeAway
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Little piece of heaven!

  • 5 of 5

What a quiet little getaway this was. Relaxing to the sound of the water or spending quality time in the homey cottage. I enjoyed our stay and Kathy’s hospitality. I would definitely come back and do this again!

  • Review Submitted: 22-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nice Stay

  • 4 of 5

We enjoyed our visit. Inviting, comfortable. Very nice accommodations. New shower head should make it better

  • Review Submitted: 05-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great location!

  • 4 of 5

Great location for everything! Local restaurants that we walked to. Close to all of the wineries. Nice yard,plenty of room for a fire. Coffee in the morning on the dock was heavenly.

  • Review Submitted: 16-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Awesome cottage, loved every moment there.

  • 5 of 5

We loved our stay at the cottage.

As soon as we pulled up, we loved it.

When we went inside we found it to be very cozy and we felt at home.

The view is amazing and the sun rise was awesome.

It was very quite even with the bands playing at the local restaurant up the road.

Walking distance to two restaurants was great.

We are looking forward to staying there again.

Thank you for letting us enjoy your home, we had so much fun.

Kevin & Anne

  • Review Submitted: 22-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nice lake level view

  • 4 of 5

Truly enjoyed the cottage with everything you need. Yard great for kids and picnicking. Nice firepit and grill. Busy road in front was a concern for little children. No railing on the steps to Lake was hard for disabled to enjoy dock.

Loved our stay. Thank you!

  • Review Submitted: 02-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
34 Miles
Nearest Barpub
0.1 Miles
Showboat Motel
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
Route 14
Nearest Restaurant
0.1 Miles
Rainbow Cove and Showboat Motel
Car: recommended

North Plum Point Road is located at just about the half way mark on the West Side of Seneca Lake on route 14 in the New York Finger Lakes area. A perfect location to relax and enjoy the sunrise, swim, or a short trip to explore the wine trail or Watkins Glen State Park.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in Himrod, Finger Lakes

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
My Standard Rate
1 night minimum stay
for 1 night
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £30 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Pet Fee £25.32 + Tax
Reservation Fee £35.44 + Tax
Tax Rate 5.0%

Payment may be made directly by check or PayPal to eliminate HomeAway Booking Fee
Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed
Reservations exceeding one week require 50% non-refundable deposit
Additional per person per fee per night for over four (4) adults

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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