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4 Bedroom Home Just 1 Mile to Village of Watkins with Seneca Lake Views!

Bedrooms 6
Space 2,568 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

Located Just off the Seneca Lake Wine Trail

Sleeps 8 to 11 Guests (See Bedroom Descriptions). Living room with sectional sofa and TV (with VCR & DVD and Basic Cable), Wi/Fi Provided throughout the home. Ceiling fans in all rooms on main level. First floor full bathroom. Open Kitchen with Refrigerator, Stove, Dishwasher, and Stocked with Kitchen Supplies. Breakfast Bar overlooks Dining Room with Dining Room Table that seats 8 (Additional Bistro table in dining area seats 2). Picture window overlooks Seneca lake. Unique Log Cabin with Stone Front nestled on hillside with its own gorge running down side of property. Front porch to relax and enjoy the Lake Views! Rockers and Benches on porch for your enjoyment. Convenient location...just outside the Village of Watkins Glen!

INTERESTED IN STAYING 1 NIGHT? Options may be available during the weekday for a 1 night stay. Please inquire with the property manager Julia Symes at 607-738-2435

*Event Rates May Apply and Are Not Limited to Events Such As: NASCAR, WINE FEST, LABOR DAY WEEKENDS. Please request quote.

More Details

Property Manager
Julia Symes, Property Manger
Member since: 2013
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
27 April, 2017


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Watkins Glen in Schuyler County

Property Type:
  • house
  • Self-catering
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 2568 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 11
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Lake View ...
  • village ...
  • Water View ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
  • Both Full Bathrooms are on the main level of the house.
  • 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 11
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed , First Floor, TV with DVD
    Bedroom 5 - 1 Single Bed , sleeping area at top of stairs with one single bed...
    Bedroom 4 - 3 Single Bed , Second Floor, TV w/DVD, Basic Cable
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Double Bed , Second Floor, TV with VCR & Basic Cable
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed , First Floor, TV/VCR
    Non-Private Bedroom, Open Area - 1 Single Bed , 2nd Floor Loft Area-No Privacy
    Non-Private Room - 1 Single Bed , First Floor, Non-Private Area in Walk-Through to Stairway
  • There are 2 full beds, 1 queen, 3 twins in bedrooms, 1 twin in open area upstairs and one twin in library downstairs. Sleeps 8-11 guests.
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Television ...
  • Video Library
  • Boat ...
  • Terrace
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Barbecue
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • Horseshoes
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • ski
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
Washer & Dryer not available at property but there is a local, coin, laundromat in the Village of Watkins Glen appx within 2miles to the house.


Excellent! 4.4/5 -
(12 traveller reviews)

4 Bedroom Home Just 1 Mile to Village of Watkins with Seneca Lake Views!
average rating of 4.4166665 based on 12 reviews

We love this home

  • 5 of 5

This is our second stay at this house. The first year we had 9, and this year 10, so the house can definitely fit a big group, though keep in mind not all rooms are private. We really enjoy the firepit and view from the porch. Simply cozy and a house that we make a lot of memories at. Great location. Little hiccup when we first arrived but I called and was able to get things figured out right away.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 26, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Needs some TLC

  • 3 of 5

The house was supposed to be cleaned, yet there were cobwebs in the tops of all the lamps when we went to turn them on. Wanted to give a baby a bath and discovered disgusting black mold under the tub mat! The towels leave a lot to be desired....The sectional sofa described is circa 1980...the pieces don't attach so seating is really limited since it comes apart when you try to sit on it. The TV's are ancient and the picture is terrible. The house smelled musty when opened.

The location is great..very convenient to Watkins Glen. The house has good bones and lots of potential...spending a little money to upgrade towels, , TV's etc. would be a wise investment.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 3, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Patty, We appreciate the feed back from your review. We have always had excellent feedback on this particular property and its cleanliness. I am truly sorry your experience did not reflect the same. In speaking with the cleaners the bath mat must have been over looked and we apologize. The home is a wood and stone rustic home set next to a gorge overlooking Seneca Lake with lush landscaping and while it is thoroughly cleaned between guest we will be more diligent in trying to keep spider webs to a minimum. The advise to update certain furnishings is appreciated and will be taken under advisement. I do hope you enjoyed your visit and all the area had to offer.
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This was a clean, homey, relaxing cabin overlooking beautiful Seneca Lake

  • 4 of 5

This was a clean, homey, relaxing cabin overlooking beautiful Seneca Lake. Access to town and Marina Was excellent and the proximity to the local Tiki bar made it a frequent stop. We made good use of the fire pit and was lovely to take in the views from nearly all rooms from sunrise to sun set. The wine tril is right out the back door and there is so much to do in the area. Julia Symes the property manager was helpful and the owners accommodated us in every way they could. Parking a bit of a chalk anger at times but with a little shuffling worked out fine

  • Review Submitted: Aug 15, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Love this house!

  • 4 of 5

This house has so much character! Very charming. Outside landscaping needs a lot of work. Stone sidewalks need some maintenance and the driveway is horrible. Lots of TV's but NO cable! 2 bedrooms ---4 single beds and one double bed, but no upstairs bathroom.,

  • Review Submitted: Oct 4, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: “Thank you for your feedback. Just want to give you an update. The driveway has been repaved and basic cable TV was added along with WIFI/Internet. As for the landscaping each year the owner continues to work on. Hope to see you again.”
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Great time on Seneca Lake

  • 5 of 5

Lovely lake house in a prime location. We thoroughly enjoyed our 2 days and we wish we could have stayed longer.

The house has plenty of room and is very well maintained. We were able to sleep 8ppl comfortably. The porch and firepit were our favorite aspects of the house. Also, the location just north of Watkins Glen cannot be beat.

We will absolutely be coming back next chance we get.



  • Review Submitted: Sep 28, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great Place, Beautiful View

  • 4 of 5

What a great place. We had 6 adults in our party, and we stayed for 5 nights in this very roomy home. We loved the cabin-y feel of the house with the logs and the stone fireplace and all, even though the place is too big to call a cabin. There is a big kitchen and dining room where we ate and played board games, an outdoor gas grill for cooking up our steaks, lots of bedrooms to choose from, two bathrooms (1 full, one with a shower, no bathtub), and a great living room. The awesome front porch overlooks beautiful Seneca Lake, perfect for sipping coffee in the morning and watching the boats motor by on the water. We even had a nice fire pit the last night we stayed. The location is awesome, about a mile or two from downtown Watkins Glen and its boat tours, little shops, and nice restaurants. We loved it and would definitely stay there again. Aerie Lodge rocks. Thanks for everything.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 8, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
20 Miles
Elmira Corning Regional Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.5 Miles
Tiki Bar- Anchor Inn
Nearest Motorway
0.5 Miles
State Route 414
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Seneca Marina
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
Seneca Lake Marina
Car: necessary

Less than 1/2 mile to Tiki Bar (Anchor Inn) for boat, jet ski & kayak rentals. Less than 1 mile to the Village of Watkins Glen, Seneca Lake Public Access, Parks, NY State Park Gorge & Olympic Size Swimming Pool. Short Drive to Watkins Glen International and located just off the Seneca Lake Wine Trail for Winery Tours.

Miles to Destinations: Watkins Glen International Speedway- 5.73mi Watkins Glen State Park- 1.7mi Clute Park Watkins Glen- 1.06mi Shequaga Falls- 3.67mi West Seneca Lake Wine Trail/State Route 14- 0.42mi Village Marina/Public Boat Launch- 3mi Tiki Bar/Boat Rentals- 0.57mi


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Watkins Glen, Finger Lakes

Rental Basis:
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My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights

Additional pricing information

Pet Fee £11.6
Pet Cleaning £19.33
Refundable Damage Deposit £309.21
cleaning £115.95
Tax Rate 12.0%

Manager's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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