There were four couples of us doing a wine tasting weekend, we spent three nights at Starkey's and everything was great. Cathy did a wonderful job of making are stay enjoyable and was very helpfull explaining the area and what was there to do. Her breakfasts were very good and the location of the house was good for are wine tours.
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- Located in the "Heart of the Finger Lakes" with a veranda view of Seneca Lake 1922 Starkey House is the perfect "home base" from which to explore the wineries, vineyards, restaurants, lakes, and numerous attractions of the beautiful Finger Lakes Region of Upstate New York. The house provides a warm and welcoming country atmosphere just a short drive away from the bustling shops and restaurants of Watkins Glen, Geneva, Penn Yan, or Ithaca.The Seneca, Keuka, and Cayuga Wine Trails, as well as the Artisan Cheesetrails are all just minutes away. If you enjoy Watkins Glen International racing, it is just ten miles away. Bring your love for fishing and boating to the nearby NY State boat launch.The house features Mission style architecture and sits proudly onalmost two lush acres with garden views of perennials and evergreens. Theproperty also displays huge Catalpa, Sycamore and Maple trees that provideinviting shaded sitting places. Guests may enjoy delicious breakfasts andevening buffet snacks in the dining room or on the porches. ... more less