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1 Lakeview Ave, Watkins Glen, NY 14891-1148 See on map
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Suites
Multilingual Staff
3 Star accommodation
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All reviews carriage house coffee cake perfect place to relax hill overlooking breakfasts were great private deck sitting room the main house seneca lake finger lakes two night stay front porch watkins glen state park new york stella marcus wraparound
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Reviewed December 10, 2018

The Idlwilde Inn is a beautiful Victorian-style inn owned and hosted by Marcus and Elin Dowd. From the moment we arrived we felt like family and that our visit was appreciated. We shared a weekend with two other couples and we were all treated as...More

Date of stay: December 2018
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Response from MarcusD1555, Owner at Idlwilde InnResponded December 11, 2018

And yet I'm only learning now that I could've called you Old Iron Hip the entire time...!

Reviewed December 2, 2018 via mobile

Welcoming Inn Keepers Elin, Marcus, and Stella make you feel at home. The Inn is historically respected, the area is beautiful even in the early winter, and breakfasts are comfort food beyond expectations. Skip the newer hotels and drive up the hill to the Idlewilde...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Gina D
Response from MarcusD1555, Owner at Idlwilde InnResponded December 3, 2018

We miss you both already, Gina... especially Stella

Reviewed November 28, 2018 via mobile

Sitting up above Seneca Lake, we had a nice stay at Idlwilde Inn with our pooch. We picked this place because it was dog friendly. It’s very well kept, the owners are lovely (Marcus kept in touch while we were on approach to welcome us...More

Date of stay: November 2018
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Reviewed November 25, 2018

Had a lovely weekend in the carriage house - room was great. I enjoyed Elin and Marcus, the innkeepers, and how accommodating they were. I was pleased they were able to make me a delicious breakfast that was both gluten and dairy free. I'll return...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank tangledthreads
Response from MarcusD1555, Owner at Idlwilde InnResponded November 26, 2018

Now that's what we like to hear! (You enjoyed Marcus more than Elin, though, right...?)

Reviewed November 12, 2018 via mobile

Travel back in time and live life like an early 20th century salt baron at this beautiful bed and breakfast. The manor sits high on the hill overlooking Lake Seneca and is walking distance to the historic Watkins Glen cemetery. For the hardier walkers, you...More

Date of stay: November 2018
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Response from MarcusD1555, Owner at Idlwilde InnResponded November 18, 2018

I'm going to start referring to myself as a salt baron... love it!

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About
Description
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 More 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. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
15
Price range
US$150 - US$218 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United States > New York > Finger Lakes > Watkins Glen
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
15
Price range
US$150 - US$218 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United States > New York > Finger Lakes > Watkins Glen
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"Room 8 is wonderful and room 6 is out of this world"
OldIronHip
Dec. 10, 2018
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"Not all rooms have private baths. Ours did, as well as lake and garden views."
EllenF250
Sep. 3, 2018
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"Room 6 is HUGE with a balcony. Room 10 has the best view from the 3rd floor balcony."
WaterGirlDreaming
Aug. 29, 2018
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"Being far away up a hill from downtown, all the rooms are quiet."
464ljm
Aug. 9, 2018
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