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211 Rachel Carson Way, Ithaca, NY 14850
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Frog's Way B&B
Ranked #7 of 20 Ithaca B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Fairfax, Virginia, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been staying at Frog's way for the four years our son has been attending Ithaca College. Elan provides a very nice, clean, cozy bedroom with adjacent bath. It's convenient to Ithaca and the view from the Eco Village is fantastic. Also very reasonable rates and he provides a fully stocked refrigerator and kitchen with the best granola and... More

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Cornwall, New York
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26 reviews 26 reviews
4 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

This past weekend, I tried despreately to get a room for Saturday, July 19th with little/minimal/no luck. After searching high and low, I finally came across a vacancy at Frog's Way B+B. First of all, the owner, Elan Shapiro, was extremely cordial and polite over the phone when I made the reservations for the "Lavender" room. He gave a detailed... More

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50 reviews 50 reviews
8 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

This place has a unique charm especially if u care for environmental friendly and organic breakfast. Don't skip the AMAZING granola, perfect jam, yummy fresh juice and fruit. The best is to rent both rooms and enjoy the entire unit for quality time: outdoor dinning, basketball playing, hiking and board game playing ! We had there unforgettable great time !

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Kensington, Maryland
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014

I visited my son for spring break in March and loved staying at this cozy spot. I watched the sun rise out my bedroom window and the bright stars at night. Plenty of space and so much cosier than a hotel. The Ecovilage is fascinating. I went for a long walk in the fields and enjoyed the sense of being... More

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New York City, New York
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2014

Stayed here for two nights in January and could not have asked for a cozier place to shelter from the winter weather. The room is warm and relaxing, with a lovely view of the land. The bed is very comfortable-covered by a handmade quilt and the bookshelves are full of literature on sustainability, ecology, and the Ithaca community. There are... More

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New York City, New York
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2013

An idyllic place to stay. Ecovillage is a group of houses amid beautiful fields and gardens. The room was comfortable for two adults and a little one on an air mattress. Each morning we enjoyed breakfast of bagels, fresh local fruits (for example, grapes right off the vines outside), yogurt, and juice at one of the garden picnic tables. The... More

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chicago,il
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2013

We stayed for three nights late July. The property is beautiful! My daughter and I took advantage of the trails to hike and she ran early morning. Her boyfriend loved the pond and the kayak. The vegetable garden was incredible. It was so much fun just walking outside and picking our own berries. Elan and family could not have been... More

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Boston, Massachusetts
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2013

The location was lovely and serene. The rooms are in a basement and it's nicely decorated, lots of books for reading the subject is nature and the environment. The kitchen area is small and the bathroom sink doubles as a kitchen sink. The kitchen table only seats 2 and even that's tight. The fridge is stocked with bagels, fruits and... More

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Toronto, Canada
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2013

There's no doubt that Ithaca is gorge(ous). At Frog's Way in Ithaca's Ecovillage we had the opportunity to re-experience Ithaca in a whole, new way! Nestled in the midst of meadows and tall trees, Ecovillage in Ithaca enables one to experience living in harmony with nature. The surroundings are quiet and sounds of nature abound. Yet, the B&B is located... More

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Dunmore, Pennsylvania
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2013

My boyfriend and I stayed in the Lavender Room for two nights and three days in early June 2013. It’s a lovely room with a nice, peaceful view. The kitchen was well stocked with healthy coffee, tea, juices, breakfast items, and snacks. We didn’t need to ask for a thing while staying there. Everything was clean and welcoming! And bonus:... More

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Address: 211 Rachel Carson Way, Ithaca, NY 14850
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Location: United States > New York > Finger Lakes > Ithaca
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Beach Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Kitchenette Spa Swimming Pool
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Our bright, peaceful, "green" inn has spectacular views, miles of trails, a clear swimmable pond, children’s playgrounds, and hot tub, on 175 acres, 2 miles from downtown Ithaca. It’s part of an inspiring co-housing neighborhood, with a car-free commons, at Ecovillage at Ithaca. Our kitchenette is stocked with a healthful breakfast of local, seasonal, homemade organic foods. You can bring and prepare food as well. Our whole house (6 bdr) or parts is available for special occasions. You will come away nurtured and inspired. ... more   less 
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