Unique Places to Stay in the Finger Lakes
Another AAA Four-Diamond award winner, Geneva On The Lake, is located on the shores of Seneca Lake and along the Seneca Lake Wine Trail. The detailed Italian Renaissance architecture of this former Capuchin Monastery appears even more beautiful when experienced alongside the manicured gardens and amazing view of Seneca Lake.
Belhurst features three hotels, two restaurants, a spa-salon, an award winning winery, and an amazing view of Seneca Lake. The old-world charm of this castle is the perfect way to seal a romantic weekend in the Finger Lakes.
#3. Lakefront resort
The Inn on the Lake
Get up close and personal with Canandaigua Lake when you stay the night at The Inn on the Lake, where your room is just steps from the water's edge. Enjoy the on-site restaurant, bar and lounge, swimming pool, fitness center, and of course the spectacular lake view!
#4. One of a kind rooms
The Miami Motel
The Miami Motel is a cultural icon of Canandaigua featuring uniquely designed Jacuzzi rooms and bungalows at great rates. Each room is designed with its own colorful Miami art-deco flair. Perfect for an affordable family vacation or a romantic couples getaway, come see why the Miami is Canandaigua's #1 rated hotel on TripAdvisor.
If you love the great outdoors then reserve a cabin in the Finger Lakes. Enjoy a rustic cabin experience without sacrificing comfort or modern amenities at the KOA Kampgrounds in Canandaigua or Cheerful Valley Campgrounds in Phelps. These cabins sleep four to six people. For large families or groups, check out The Quiet Place for off-the-beaten-path accommodations throughout the Finger Lakes.
#6. Top-rated for very good reasons
Morgan Samuels Inn
1795 Acorn Inn
Who knew you could have a choice between two AAA Four Diamond-rated bed and breakfasts in Ontario County? The historic Morgan Samuels Inn sits on 46 private acres that guarantee a peaceful stay and offers a sophisticated dining experience with panoramic views of the property. The 1795 Acorn Inn offers fascinating history and over-the-top accommodations where no detail is missed or forgotten. Get lost in the beautiful gardens and after a long day of exploring the Finger Lakes and take a dip in the hot tub to recover and relax.
#7. A hotel where spirits live beyond the bar
Be on the lookout for a ghost named "Topper" at this haunted hotel in Naples. Paranormal activity has been so widely reported here that the hotel has appeared on the television show Ghost Hunters in hopes of finding more answers. Are you brave enough to stay the night?
Looking to reduce your carbon footprint while traveling? Another World Bed and Breakfast takes energy conservation to the next level by using sustainable technologies and high-efficiency building materials. Rest comfortably while helping to protect and preserve the planet at this "green" bed and breakfast.
#9. Horses and spa on property
Mountain Horse Farm Bed and Breakfast Spa
Enjoy a rustic cabin locale blended with modern amenities at the Mountain Horse Farm. Visit the spa for a tranquil and relaxing experience then ask to visit the barn and say hello to the horses. Select a room with a fireplace and private deck with Jacuzzi for a truly romantic getaway.
#10. Historic home in a historic community
Bed and Breakfast at Oliver Phelps
Be a part of history and stay in this 200-year-old home in the heart of historic downtown Canandaigua. Old-world charm combined with modern amenities make this B&B a must-see for history buffs during your trip to the Finger Lakes.
#11. One of the highest accessible points in Ontario County
Ontario County Park at Gannett Hill
Enjoy breathtaking views of rolling hills from 2,256 feet above sea level, one of the highest points in Ontario County. With a playground, three softball diamonds, a fishing pond, hiking, and biking trails, you won't run out of fun activities. Campsites and cabins are available for lodging, along with pavilions and lodges for large gatherings.