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Silver Strand at Sheldrake

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7398 Wyers Point Road, Ovid, NY 14521
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Silver Strand at Sheldrake
Ranked #2 of 3 Ovid B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Allentown, Pennsylvania
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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Sorry, but we don't quite agree with the other rave reviews, especially based on our experiences with other B & B's. First the Pros; Good location, beautiful view, full use of boats, bikes,, helpful advice from the owners, etc.. Now the Cons; Our room was advertised as being large, but it was nothing special. Maura was away the first 2... More

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Dayton, Ohio
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This B&B is incredible! Charming place, beautiful view of the lake (and the stars!!!!). One of the places the Winolimo stops (Water to Wine Tours, an added benefit!) Maura is the epitome of the perfect hostess. My only regret is that we did not book for longer than 2 nights. We will be back!

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Toronto, Canada
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3 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Silver Strand has all the elements of a great lakefront B&B. It actually IS on the lakefront, and on a very quiet part of Lake Cayuga ideal both for sitting out on the (in our case) first-floor private verandah and for (again in our case) cycling along a really lovely beach road. The house is appealing and very evocative,... More

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Almost all of the reviews of Silverstrand are of the B and B. We had the opportunity to rent the guest cottage for ourselves and our college age children. After hours of searching on the Internet for our last minute trip, I found this place. Maura, the owner, was wonderful from beginning to end. Although the cottage is rented by... More

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Hartsdale, New York
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

We have stayed on four of the Finger Lakes at various B & B's. Silver Strand on Cayuga is by far our favorite place for a number of reasons. First Maura and Skip are great hosts. The accommodations are very comfortable and tastefully done. The breakfasts are delicious and plentiful to prepare us for the active days we spend in... More

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Anderson, Indiana
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22 reviews 22 reviews
11 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

This large Victorian Bed and Breakfast is located right on the shores of Lake Cayuga. Our room was on the first floor and we could lay in bed and see the lake. We also had our own little private porch off the bedroom and the rooms upstairs had balconies with wonderful views of the lake.The bedroom was beautifully furnished and... More

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4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

The Silver Strand is the perfect B&B! My husband and I found the Silver Strand over 10 years ago and have been going back every year. The location is awesome and the breakfast is out of this world!! Maura and Skip are the perfect hosts. Visiting the Silver Strand in the Finger Lakes is the highlight of our summer! The... More

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Pennsylvania, United States
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

I am so thrilled with my recent stay at the Silver Strand. The house has the best location. It is right on Cayuga lake with no obstructions of the beautiful view. On the property, we took advantage of their private dock using their andoranak style chairs and the lounge chairs too. On the wrap around porch, we enjoyed the hammock... More

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Reading, Pennsylvania
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22 reviews 22 reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2013 via mobile

We were lucky and booked this place last weekend of the year. The room was beautiful and had a gorgeous view from inside as well as a stunning view from the outside balcony. Maura and Skip were so helpful. She had a delicious breakfast prepared both mornings. The house itself is wonderful and each room is filled with special details.... More

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New York, New York, United States
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2013

This B&B is such a lovely getaway and probably one of the closest properties to the lake, across all the places you can stay around the Finger Lakes. We stayed in Room 1 which is on the 1st floor and has a beautiful view overlooking the water. There’s also a glass door that leads directly to the porch where you... More

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Address: 7398 Wyers Point Road, Ovid, NY 14521
Location: United States > New York > Finger Lakes > Ovid

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