August 4th – Corning, NY: Netflix’s latest travel and real estate show The World’s Most Amazing Vacation Rentals follows three travelers as they stay at some of the world’s most unique rental properties. Which inspired us to share some of The Most Amazing Vacation Rentals in Finger Lakes Wine Country. From pet-friendly options to high-end, exclusive properties here are some of the best vacation properties available this summer in Finger Lakes Wine Country.
With over 150 waterfalls in the area, you won’t have to do much chasing. Finding a vacation rental with waterfall views is tricky but worth the search. The Falling Waters 3 bedroom property in Watkins Glen, is ideal for both the nature lover and luxury traveler. Guests can dine next to the magnificent Hector Falls that cascade down the south side of the property. If hanging in a hammock overlooking a private waterfall sounds like a dream vacation take a look at the Watkins Glen Lakeview Cottage.
Tucked inside the Sugar Hill State Forest you’ll find the charming Sleepy Bear Lodge. Offering 46 acres of private land with countless trails, 40 apple trees, and private catch and release fishing on the pond. The three bedrooms are decorated with the perfect blend of warm colors and natural log accents. The lower level welcomes a second living area and foosball table. If you’d rather drink wine than play games, Sleepy Bear Lodge is located midway between the Seneca Lake Wine Trail and Keuka Lake Wine Trail.
Searching for places you can bring your pooch then look no further. Although we’re not featuring many B&B’s the onsite brewery made it impossible for us not to feature the Dog-Friendly King Room at The Lodge in Burdett. Enjoy the only lodging in the region to feature an onsite craft brewery with house-brewed beer and BBQ, live music, as well as easy access to local wineries, breweries, restaurants, and hiking/nature trails. The Copper Ridge Hillside Retreat on the other hand offers enough room for 8, a large pool, a hot tub, and enough space for fun and games. It includes a pool table, foosball, ping pong, cornhole, and 3 acres of yard for fido or frisbee golf.
Whether it’s a family reunion or destination wedding the options below are perfect for large groups. Seneca Lake Effect is situated on the eastern shore of Seneca Lake. This more than 4,000 square foot ranch-style house offers 6 bedrooms, 6.5 bathrooms, and full lake views throughout the common area. The recently renovated basement rec room offers a pool table, ping pong, foosball and a movie projection theatre featuring a 122” screen and Dolby surround sound.
In Finger Lakes Wine Country farm-to-table is a way of life and the best way to experience that is with a farm or barn stay. Don’t miss an opportunity to stay at this Elegant Historic Barn in Hector, NY on the Seneca Lake Wine Trail! Or this newly constructed Private Eco Barn Home that was built mostly with organic, reused materials. This 2 bedroom home boasts sensational sunset views, a pavilion, fire pit, pond, organic garden, berry bushes, and fruit trees on the property. With local wineries, hiking trails, and waterfalls within driving distance.
About Finger Lakes Wine Country
Based in Corning, New York, Finger Lakes Wine Country is the unified voice for the five counties and three wine trails. This regional branding organization covers the 3,065 square mile area that includes Chemung, Schuyler, Steuben, Tioga, and Yates Counties as well as the Cayuga, Seneca, and Keuka Lake Wine Trails. Finger Lakes Wine Country is responsible for positioning the region as a top-of-mind brand by showcasing the various attributes and experiences of the area.