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Nashua, New Hampshire
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We loved our stay at the Ginger Cat! Great location--just a short drive to Farm Sanctuary and Watkins Glen downtown area. Breakfast was delicious and the room was lovely. It was nice to stay at an all vegan B&B and to have plenty of recommendations for vegan food in the area. Hoping to come back for another Farm Sanctuary visit... More 

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Ardmore, Pennsylvania
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21 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016

Our time at The Ginger Cat couldn't have been nicer. Gita is very accommodating, making beautiful vegan breakfasts even meat eaters would love. The B&B was lovely, very comfortable, and sparkling clean! The surrounding area is very quiet and peaceful but still only a few minutes from many Finger Lake wineries.

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Boston, Massachusetts
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2016

What a great place to stay near Watkins Glen. We stayed there one night after a day at the race track, it was very peaceful and cozy. The setting is very rural with lots of land around the house. It is a small place but not lacking for comfort or amenities. There are only two rooms but that allows Gita... More 

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GingerCatBB, Owner at The Ginger Cat Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thanks so much for the great review. I was so glad that everything worked out and you were able to attend the breakfast on Sunday. Hope you enjoyed your burritos and rice crispy treats on your ride back home. Please give Tucker a hug from me. And hope to see you all again soon. More 

Cleveland Heights, Ohio
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2016 via mobile

We could not have asked for a better weekend getaway than to stay at the Ginger Cat with the lovely Gita and her 5 kitties. Whether you are a vegan or not, Gita takes great pride in creating comfort for her guests. Delicious food, pet friendly (our dogs did not want to leave!), peaceful countryside aura, and a knowledgeable and... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2016

My partner and I absolutely loved our one-night stay at Ginger Cat this past Valentine's Day. When we arrived, Gita surprised us with two delicious heart-shaped chocolate desserts in our room. The breakfast that we were treated to the next morning was just as delicious! She made us coconut yogurt parfaits with granola and berries, banana muffins, waffles with fruit... More 

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Brooklyn, New York
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2016

My girlfriend & I stayed here for a cold birthday weekend in January - we wanted to get out of the city, try wines (many vineyards close by!), hike the beautiful Watkins Glen Park (right down the road!) & Taughannock Falls (30min), and try Gita's renowned vegan cooking. I'm vegetarian, and my girlfriend is vegan. Breakfasts were amazing! Lots of... More 

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GingerCatBB, Owner at The Ginger Cat Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you so much for this amazing review. It was a pleasure to host you both and I'm glad that the weather cooperated so you could get some hiking in, along with making glass flowers at the museum. Watching the Democratic debate with you both was also a lot of fun. The feline boys send their regards and hope to... More 

Manitowoc, Wisconsin
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2015

Gita Devi offers a quiet, countryside location, close enough to Watkins Glen for convenience, but far enough away from its hustle and bustle to revel in the natural country setting that is her 15 acre property. I'm not a vegan; neither is my wife, however Gita offers a wonderful, albeit meatless, tasty breakfast and excellent coffee. Her B&B is spotless... More 

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1 Thank ManitowocDon
GingerCatBB, Owner at The Ginger Cat Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you so much for this amazing review. It makes me so happy when I'm able to show people that eating vegan meals can be just as tasty as non-vegan ones. And I'm also glad that you were able to watch some of the solar eclipse before the clouds rolled in. I hope that you'll be back again. It was... More 

Takoma Park, Maryland
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3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2015

We had such a wonderful time at Ginger Cat! We loved staying with a fellow vegan and it was nice to know that the house was cruelty free! Gita was so kind and hospitable, it was hard to leave. We look forward to returning!

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1 Thank LJP1009
GingerCatBB, Owner at The Ginger Cat Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

It was so wonderful to have you stay here and I do hope you'll be back again - maybe for another anniversary. More 

New York City, New York
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2015

Just returned from a great weekend at the Ginger Cat. Only 10 minutes from Farm Sanctuary, this all-vegan B&B exudes warmth and comfort. Gita is terrific. She seemingly knows everything and everyone in the vegan and animal rescue communities. Breakfast conversation is easy and enjoyable and there is nothing like meeting and speaking with like-minded guests. But, you need not... More 

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GingerCatBB, Owner at The Ginger Cat Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind words. I hope you'll be back again next year. More 

Cleveland, Ohio
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60 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

The B&B was very easy to find, very close to the Farm Sanctuary, Lakewood winery and Watkins Glen. The owner Gita has been running this B&B for a long time and knows what she's doing. The place was clean and nicely decorated. You walk through the front door into a living room with refrigerator, dining room table, sink, books, games,... More 

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GingerCatBB, Owner at The Ginger Cat Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind words. I was so happy that you were able to attend Chef Kevin's amazing dinner. I do hope that you'll come back for a longer stay as there is so much to see and do around here. AND - you'll be able to visit with the animals at Farm Sanctuary again. More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Nestled on 15 acres a few miles northwest of Watkins Glen, NY, the Ginger Cat B&B is the perfect place to stay during your vacation in the Finger Lakes. Our philosophy is simple: Treat our guests as friends. Provide clean and comfortable accommodations, serve great food and be as helpful as possible. Watch the magnificent sunsets and stargaze from the large deck or take a walk through the woods that surround the house and gardens. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Ginger Cat Bed & Breakfast

Address: 2475 Altay Rd, Rock Stream, NY 14878-9626
Location: United States > New York > Finger Lakes > Rock Stream
Price Range: $110 - $125 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 2
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