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Almost an island in the middle of Cayuga Lake! Unique, peaceful, & private!

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Surrounded by water! Back of house across private cove; Cayuga Lake surrounds on other side. ©2016
1 of 47Surrounded by water! Back of house across private cove; Cayuga Lake surrounds on other side. ©2016
Holiday Rental House -
3 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 7
Ithaca, Finger Lakes, New York
Come and relax at the private retreat provided by our lakefront cottage. You know what they say about location, and this one is idyllic & incredibly unique. Located at the water's edge at the big bend in Cayuga Lake near Ithaca, 'The Point' is located on 1.4 level acres, features unparalleled views & an incredibly rare 650 feet of lake frontage with no cliffs or long stairs to the lake. The 4-season, fully insulated 3BR/1.5Bath ranch-style house faces 270 degree lake views, plus a private cove to the north/back of the house that adds to the feeling of being on an island, right in the center of Cayuga Lake! The east shore location means awesome sunset views, but being out on the tip of the point means we also see sunrises over the east shore!

Enjoy the lake breezes and the sound of the waves against the rocky lakesho...
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Listing #FKN7104120
About the Owner
Michele S
Languages spoken:English, Spanish
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:March 2015
Interaction with guests
We will not be on site during your stay, but we will provide contact information for our local manager in the event you have concerns or problems. After booking we will provide an electronic copy of hour property information document, which also has a lot of information about/links to things to do in the local area that may be helpful in planning your trip. We are always happy to make more personalized recommendations to booked guests as well - just message us!
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Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

When we pulled up to the house, we got pretty nervous. Although we were told the property was next to a marina, it was very strange to drive through a lot of boats that were covered in tarps and had grills outside. It seemed like...More

Thank Lila L
Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

The lake house is right out in the water with 6 mile views to Ithaca in the south and the rest of the lake to your right. Very private and restful. Nice deck in front with hot tub and grill. The house is nicely appointed...More

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Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

Quiet, comfortable, with great views right on the lake. Lots to do in the area and convenient to Ithaca. Owners are very responsive and helpful. What more can you ask for!

Thank Mike_WA1111
  • Air Conditioning
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Half Baths (1)
  • Hot Tub
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(2)
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
* Property is waterfront/not formally child-proofed. Parents are responsible for safety and behavior of children. * NO PARTIES. The maximum overnight occupancy of the property is...
    1 Full bath
    1 Half bath
    2 Queens
    1 Twin
    1 King
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

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  • Linen/Turnover/Hot Tub Fee: ₹ 15,403 / stay - Fee
  • Damage Deposit: ₹ 55,010 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighbourhood
The Finger Lakes offer something for just about everyone, whether it be interests in the wine trails, craft breweries or distilleries, a locovore food movement and farmer's markets, antique shopping and art trails, hiking and other seasonal land-based or lakeside outdoor activities! The Point is ideally located for exploring Cayuga Lake and the Ithaca area, and provides unparalleled lake access!
Getting around
A car is definitely needed! Most of the area is comprised of a network of small towns, so public transportation options are few and far between.
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Ithaca-Tompkins Regional Airport (ITH): 10.0 km
The house is located just outside of Ithaca, officially in the town of Lansing, NY. The most convenient regional airports include Ithaca (approximately 10 minutes by car), Syracuse (approximately 1.5 hours by car), Elmira (approximately 1.25 hours by car), Rochester (approximately 1.5 hours by car), or Binghamton (approximately 1.5 hours by car). As we are in a rural area, public transportation services are not available and car rental is recommended.
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Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Watersports Nearby.
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