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We invite you to come experience Idlwilde Inn in the heart of Finger Lakes wine country in Upstate New York. Located on 3 acres in the picturesque town of Watkins Glen, NY our full service bed and breakfast offers sweeping views of Seneca Lake, a full breakfast every morning, Free Wi-Fi, parking, concierge services and all the amenities the modern traveler requires.
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A perfect place to relax and to enjoy the outdoors. We were pleased to find we were within walking distance of Watkins Glen State Park as well as the town. We did not drive at all during our two-night stay. We enjoyed the wraparound front...More
Date of stay: August 2018
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Response from Marcus D, Owner at Idlwilde InnResponded 5 September 2018
We spent a few days at seneca lake to take a breat between chicago and new york during our roadtrip through the northeast. the idlewilde inn was our choice for the stay. the house itself is beautiful and tastefully decorated. the interior is fitting and...More
Date of stay: May 2018
Response from Marcus D, Owner at Idlwilde InnResponded 3 September 2018
It's like home because the staff (& Stella the dog) are so welcoming. The house is elegant, breakfasts were very tasty, and the location is perfect, walking distance to town, but a few blocks away to avoid the summer crowds. We had the whole place...More
Date of stay: August 2018
Response from Marcus D, Owner at Idlwilde InnResponded 30 August 2018
Thank you so much. It was a great weekend, our first event like that, so a few learning curves. And for the record, EVERY room has a hair drier. They're just in drawers or in bureaus... Guess I'll add that to the info sheet!
Very warm welcome by Marcus and dog Stella.
We were welcomed as if we came here for years, as if we were family.
Beautiful, clean and well-kept rooms.
Breakfast is excellent.
In the large well maintained garden you can relax and enjoy the nature.
We stayed one evening which limited our time to enjoy this quaint historical mansion. Our room was a bit tight for three of us but adequate overall. Very cozy with various generations of fixtures. A/C was on in the evening but off at night, requiring...More