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Fairfax, Virginia
Reviewed 11 August 2013

Not much else to say about this B&B that has not been said! It is the owners that make it special. The day we arrived they told us about a restaurant that we would have surely passed by and it was special. They obviously love the area and love sharing both their home and their insights into the Finger Lakes!

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LlewellynLBV, Owner at La Belle Vie Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

It was great to have the opportunity to meet you both and hear a little about your travel adventures! It has inspired us to investigate travel in some of the places we discussed. Thanks for staying with us and for your review!

Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 5 August 2013

We just returned from a 4 night stay at LBV with Laurel and Llewellyn. We highly recommend LBV as the B&B to visit in the Penn Yan area. The owners are a delight and they are both dedicated to giving their guests a most enjoyable experience. Breakfast was a terrific start for each day: delicious and very nicely presented, such...

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LlewellynLBV, Owner at La Belle Vie Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Larry & Honora, it was wonderful to have you with us for four days! We certainly discovered we have many similar interests! It was a pleasure getting to know you both, through our conversations about shared hobbies and interests . . . looking forward to seeing you again sometime! Thanks for the excellent review, we'll be hoping your time in...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 July 2013

First of all, Llewellyn and Laurel are all-round wonderful hosts! We enjoyed every conversation we had with them, whether it be stories over breakfast with the other guests or simply a few words on our way in and out of the house. The house itself is beautifully done with antique furnishings (including a delightfully old piano which I enjoyed a...

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LlewellynLBV, Owner at La Belle Vie Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Lin, we very much enjoyed having you and Stephen as guests and the conversations were wonderful . . . you are both really interesting people. We loved your impromptu concert (you are seriously talented, by the way) and enjoyed the variety of activities you selected during your time here. We will be looking forward to seeing you both again! Thank...

Marlborough, Massachusetts
Reviewed 24 July 2013

After 5 nights at La Belle Vie my husband and I totally understand why LBV is rated the #1 B&B in the Finger Lakes. We had the most relaxing and enjoyable experience at LBV and I can't say enough about Laurel and Llewellyn - the perfect hosts, right down to the most delectable breakfasts every morning! The rooms are lovely...

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Emmaus, Pennsylvania, United States
Reviewed 22 July 2013

Immaculate rooms, wonderful old home, attentive but never overbearing inn keepers. Exceptional breakfast. Soooo good. Friendly and welcoming. Thanks so much, Llewellyn and Laurel! We left feeling delightfully spoiled and already planning a return trip. We also discovered red wine drinkers can enjoy the wine trail. We totally forgot that white wine has it's own merits. A great time an...

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Ohio
Reviewed 22 July 2013

We stayed at La Belle Vie with a group of 3 couples and found this B&B to be a wonderful experience. The hosts were very friendly and had lots of tips regarding wineries and restaurants. The breakfasts were plentiful and delicious! The rooms were so comfortable with top grade linens and mattresses. The B&B itself is only a minute walk...

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Warsaw, New York
Reviewed 15 July 2013

This was by far the most pleasant experience my husband and I have had on an over night! The owners are so friendly! We happened to be the only couple staying that night so we chatted with them for hours. Breakfast was amazing! We definitely will be back!

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Thank Frederick R
Reviewed 14 July 2013

We just returned from visiting the FingerLakes area with friends. They made the reservations.We were very pleased with the whole B&B experience and would recommend this B&B to anyone. They even shared recipes with us!

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Reviewed 13 July 2013

We just returned home from the most wonderful 4 nights in the finger lakes and at La Belle Vie. My husband and I have traveled extensively all over the world. We decided to try a B and B, and decided to go to the finger lakes for 5 days. What an incredible place! First of all the house itself is...

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New London, New Hampshire
Reviewed 8 July 2013

What adjective exceeds superb? We just spent three delightful nights in Penn Yan, NY, at the La Belle Vie Bed and Breakfast. From the moment we were greeted at the door of this Victorian Italiante house by Laurel until she and Llewellyn, her husband, bid us farewell, our experience there was memorable. The breakfasts were delicious and beautifully presented and...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
La Belle Vie B&B. Vintage 1865 Victorian in Historic District of village. All rooms feature period decor, antiques, queen bed, desk, and comfortable chairs. Also A/C, cable TV/DVD/CD player and Wi-Fi in every room. En suite bathrooms newly renovated. Beautiful private grounds with croquet and badminton available. Plenty of off-street parking and free Tesla charging stations! Five-minute walk along Main Street to village center including museums, shops, bookstores, restaurants, churches, and the Keuka Outlet Trail. Many wineries, antique shops, farms and lakes within a short, pleasant drive from this heart of the Finger Lakes. ... more   less 

Additional Information about La Belle Vie Bed & Breakfast

Address: 208 Main St, Penn Yan, NY 14527-1714
Region: United States > New York > Finger Lakes > Penn Yan
Price Range: $255 - $257 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — La Belle Vie Bed & Breakfast 3.5*
Number of rooms: 3
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“Ask for the room with the porch - a great place to relax with a book or just take a nap after a busy day of wine tasting!”
 of 5 bubbles 47SueF, 6 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Each room has it's own modern up-to-date style bathroom.”
 of 5 bubbles 385rachelo, 6 Oct 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in the Ridley Room. Has a lovely balcony for a glass of wine before dinner.”
 of 5 bubbles jpssonoma, 6 Oct 2016 | Read review
“all rooms about the same except one was slightly larger”
 of 5 bubbles ctravaglianti, 4 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Ridley Room is spacious, with a private balcony, comfy bed, and a cool 19th century vibe.”
 of 5 bubbles 602allenp, 11 Sep 2016 | Read review
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