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Exceptional Two-Bedroom Apartment in the Heart of the Finger Lakes

People4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview


Details
Property
apartment
People
4
Bedrooms
2
Bathrooms
2
Minimum Stay
2 nights

Description

Photos and Description of this 2 bedroom holiday apartment in Penn Yan - Sheridan House (Apartment)

2 bedrooms, 2 full bathrooms, full kitchen, dining area, living area

Explore the Finger Lakes' natural scenery, hiking trails and gorges, wineries, breweries, and historic attractions from this newly-renovated Main Street apartment. There are two bedrooms: a master with a king bed and ensuite bathroom, and a second bedroom with a queen bed. Between the two bedrooms is a large open living space that includes an open-plan kitchen with island seating, a dining area for four, a seating area for four, a desk/work area and a second full bathroom. Original 19th-century pine floors have been restored throughout the apartment.

Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Owner
Chris Wright
Member since: 2015
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
17 November, 2016

About Chris Wright

The Wright family has roots in the Penn Yan area dating back to the early 1800s. We have owned a cottage on Keuka Lake since the 1950s, and it has been a center of gravity for our family for years even as many of us have moved to distant cities throughout the U.S. As our family has grown we have created additional living space in close proximity to the lake. This space allows us to continue to spend time comfortably together each year on Keuka Lake. We're delighted to share this vacation home with others.

Chris Wright purchased this apartment in 2013

Why Chris Wright chose Keuka Lake

On the northern shore of Keuka Lake, Penn Yan is an historic Finger Lakes village in the early stages of a renaissance. Sheridan House is one or two blocks from several new attractions including a wine bar, brew pub, vintage candy store, art gallery and crossfit gym. These complement nearby establishments such as the Penn Yan Diner and Morgan's Grocery.

What makes this apartment unique

First constructed in the 1870's, the property was operated by John Sheridan as the Sheridan House Hotel. During the 20th century various retail businesses occupied the first floor with residential tenants occupying the second floor. By the 21st century the building had undergone many interior changes and had endured a fair amount of neglect. In 2014-2015 we executed a major interior and exterior renovation of the building and resurrected the Sheridan House name. We hope our guests enjoy the result as much as we do.

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(13 traveller reviews)

Exceptional Two-Bedroom Apartment in the Heart of the Finger Lakes
average rating of 5.0 based on 13 reviews
5

Beautiful home, great location, will stay again!

  • 5 of 5

This was the perfect space for two couples on a weekend away - it looked like a space straight out of Pottery Barn. Cozy, well-kept and very welcoming. We can't wait to stay again!!

  • Review Submitted: Nov 21, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Above and beyond our expectations

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I stayed for the weekend with another couple to see the fall foliage. We had a wonderful time. The apartment is beautifully decorated (just like in the pictures) and absolutely immaculate. It really could not have been cleaner - it almost looked as if all of the appliances and fixtures were brand new and hadn't been used at all. The beds are awesome, so comfortable! I appreciated the extra little things that were there. For example, we did cook in the kitchen, and while we were expecting cookware, flatware, etc., I found little things I wasn't expecting too...I thought having some spices in the cabinets was a nice touch.

The location is great as well. We did seem to be central to the everything we wanted to do, and even wound up spending some time in the candy shop on the ground floor below the apartment. This was our first experience using HomeAway to rent a vacation property, and it was perfectly smooth. Chris responded to our request to book the apartment in less than 5 minutes, and checking in/out took almost no effort...even less than being at a hotel. We'd absolutely recommend this property.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 3, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great Place to Stay in Penn Yan

  • 5 of 5

Stayed for the weekend at the Sheridon House, and had a fantastic time. The apartment was super clean, had everything we needed, and we were welcomed with a complimentary bottle of wine (nice touch). The location was an excellent location for walking to the many wonderful shops and restaurants nearby. We would happily stay here again. We love the attention to detail.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 18, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderful stay in Penn Yan!

  • 5 of 5

This was our first visit to the Finger Lakes wine region and we had a great time. Our accommodations in the downtown second level apartment met the needs for two couples. Chris has stocked the apartment with all the basic needs from coffee pods in the kitchen to the little extras in the bathroom. The beds were very comfortable and with no outside noise we all slept very well. The apartment is in an older building but with a new kitchen, new appliances and with all necessary utensils it met all our needs. The location was within walking distance of several restaurants, Timmy G's, Keuka (right across the street) and the Water Street Wine bar. We spent a wonderful evening at the wine bar sampling area wine and tapas! Chris was great during the rental process and the apartment met all our needs. Also there was a chilled bottle of wine waiting for us after a long day of driving, which we greatly appreciated! We will certainly return when we visit the area again.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 3, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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FABUOUS!!

  • 5 of 5

Outstanding stay. The 2 bedroom 2 bath apartment is absolutely a perfect place for a family of 4 and a mother (in law)! Everything was perfect. Everything you need for cooking, bathing and laundry were made available. Top shelf. We will definitely stay here again.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 25, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Fabulous condo

  • 5 of 5

We went to the Finger Lakes for a girls' weekend and had a great time - this condo is absolutely lovely. It is in an old building that has been totally rehabbed. The quality of the interior finishes is fantastic! It is all high end with crown molding and refinished hardwood floors and the beds were very comfortable. The bathrooms are gorgeous! This is better than our own homes for sure! There are also convenience items like Keurig Coffee and a ton of power strips for you to plug in your phone or PC to recharge. Getting the keys and getting into the condo were all very easy. Parking is in the rear and we never had an issue. Chris did a great job on this condo and it shows!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 8, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
45 Miles
Rochester International Airport (ROC)
Nearest Train
45 Miles
Amtrak Station Rochester (ROC)
Nearest Restaurant
0.1 Miles
Penn Yan Diner

Located at the northern end of Keuka Lake at the center of the Finger Lakes wine region.

Several craft breweries and distilleries in close proximity.

Keuka College less than 10 minutes away.

Windmill Farm and Craft Market 10 minutes away.

Hobart and William Smith Colleges 20 minutes away.

Waterloo Premium Outlets 30 minutes away.

Watkins Glen 30 minutes away.

Canandaigua 30 minutes away.

Corning Museum of Glass less than an hour away.

Rochester one hour away.

Syracuse just over an hour away.

Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Penn Yan, Keuka Lake

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Late Fall - Early Spring
1 Nov 2016 - 4 May 2017
2 night minimum stay
£373
for 2 nights
From
£187
From
£204
Fri,Sat
£1,058
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£533
for 2 nights
From
£267
From
£284
Fri,Sat
£1,502
 

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £159
Tax Rate 12.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment on Penn Yan on Finger Lakes

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 800 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • village ...
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Master Bathroom - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
  • Turkish bath towels, soap, shampoo and hairdryer provided.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Master Bedroom - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , Canopy bed, memory foam, down comforter, two pillow types
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed , Memory foam, down comforter, two pillow types
  • All linens provided. Aerobed available.
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • Snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing

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