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Best Way to Spend a Day on Lake Keuka

I can't say enough good things about OnKeuka. This is such a perfect way to spend time on the... read more

Reviewed 19 October 2018
Nottingham, Maryland
Beautiful Lake Keuka

Great tour of Keuka Lake with knowledgeable Capt. (Bill?) He's a local, and had a lot of... read more

Reviewed 29 August 2018
Frisco, Texas
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OnKeuka! innovative offerings On & Off the Lake. Shoreline, Wineries, Breweries, Foodie & Swimming Tours combine boat and van for a unique OnKeuka! experience. Pay per seat (no mins) or book it privately for an intimate or group (up to 11ppl...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
57 Shethar St, We pull up to the Depot Docks BEHIND the Train Depot Bldg, Hammondsport, NY 14840-9750
+1 607-742-0953
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Reviewed 19 October 2018

I can't say enough good things about OnKeuka. This is such a perfect way to spend time on the Finger Lakes. Captain Mary Jo is a hoot and turns a simple lake crossing into a fun-filled adventure. I only used her taxi service to cross...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank TheGreenGatsby
Reviewed 15 October 2018

We booked this trip because of all the positive reviews OnKeuka had received but ended up with a one star experience with Maryjo (or Captain as she often referred to herself). Instead: -We had our boat tour cancelled last minute -She was late to pick...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Nathan L
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

Mary jo was maybe the most inconsiderate person I have met. She was condescending and rude and canceled our water trip last minute even though it was beautiful out. When I asked her why she threatened to cancel our tour “just because” and made up...More

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank Surbhi A
Reviewed 29 August 2018

Great tour of Keuka Lake with knowledgeable Capt. (Bill?) He's a local, and had a lot of interested stories to tell about some of the beautiful homes on the lake. Stopped for a couple of the guys to jump in for a quick swim. Fun...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

Thanks Mary Jo for a fun Sunday afternoon. The girls and I had fun. Your boat was well equipped, safe and clean. You were friendly, a knowledgeable captain, and we were well cared for!! I would add a picture but you still have them on...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Linda E
Reviewed 6 August 2018

Want to feel like a friend is showing you around Lake Keuka? Then, book a voyage with On Keuka! Captain Mary Jo has immense knowledge about the area and gives numerous recommendations about how to really enjoy your time. My group wad sad when our...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Rochelle C
Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

My sister and 17 year old niece took me to Lake Keuka as a 50th birthday present - and booked a cruise with OnKeuka! as a fun activity. The lake is beautiful, the boat was fun, and Mary Jo (our captain) was terrific! MJ was...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 601gwenh
Reviewed 29 July 2018

So glad I found OnKeuka! in my search for Finger Lake boat trips. A truly wonderful experience with Captain Mary Jo, who shared great information about the lake, village and local wineries. The boat is clean and comfortable, with a nice awning for shade. We...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Donna B
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

Such a stellar boat ride on Keuka lake. Wonderful captain, full of information about local spots and tons of boating knowledge. Learned alot and had a wonderful time! Highly, highly, highly recommend!! Don't miss out!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank carriekathrynb1
Reviewed 17 July 2018

My husband and I joined three other couples on a long weekend vacation to Hammondsport. We attended a wedding there --- are friends of the parents of the groom. On the evening before we returned home, we took a ride on Keuka Lake with Mary...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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15 February 2017|
Response from KeukaConcierge |
Yes! We offer the OnKeuka Cruise & Hops Breweries Tour. a 45-minute Boat Cruise then we board the Fun Van for visits and premium tastings at 3 HIlltop and impressive breweries. Its a 1/2 day excursion of 4 - 4.5 hours. Runs... More
Heather D
21 May 2016|
Response from KeukaConcierge |
Sorry for delay didn't have this question make it's way to us. Lakeside Inn is at the base of Keuka Lake (South End) and the 3 on the water Restaurants are just off the tip of the Bluff, a majestic part of the Lake. This... More