Ithaca College, Cornell, w/brkfst.

Bed & Breakfast - Private room · Blackstone Avenue, Ithaca, NY 14850, United States
Miriam & Leonard

Looking for a quiet, convenient, amenable place to stay during your visit to Ithaca? Come, stay with us, enjoy being pampered. Your choice of solitude in the guest sitting room, companionship in the kitchen/dining room, or get some sun on our deck.

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Looking for a quiet, convenient, amenable place to stay during your visit to Ithaca? Come, stay with us, enjoy being pampered. Your choice of solitude in the guest sitting room, companionship in the kitchen/dining room, or get some sun on our deck.

The Space

Our home is a 5 minute drive to Cornell, 10 minutes drive to half a dozen waterfalls and hiking trails and conveniently located on the Cayuga Wine Trail.

We have 2 bedrooms available for guests, a sitting room and a full bathroom (shared) for your private pied-e-terre, and weather permitting; sit on the deck and watch the duffers on the 9th hole of the Country Club course.

Full breakfasts served in our dining room or on our deck. Additional meals are available.Homemade breads, cakes, yogurt, and granola.

Play ball with our Boston Terrier, Frodo; read a book in your sitting room or our living room, or just vegetate in our secluded but centrally located home.

Public transportation is conveniently accessible, or borrow one of our bikes and explore Cornell's Campus.

The price is $109 per room per week night during the year, not including Cornell's and Ithaca College's Commencement or return to school dates.

We are obligated to collect a 3% County Occupancy tax and 8% NY State Sales tax. We ask you to have sufficient cash or a personal check available since these 2 items are not covered in Airbnb's service fee.

We will work out a special price for long term stays.

The bus to Cornell stops 500 feet away from our house.
Our place is unique mainly because we are considered great hosts, and the house is extremely clean and comfortable to stay in.

Any further questions? don't hesitate to contact us. We will be glad to host you!

Arriving to Ithaca by bus or air? Don't wait an hour for a taxi, we will pick you up at the airport or bus station for $10.00.

Guest Access

Entire house

Interaction with Guests

We are always present and available to our guests for recommendations of where to eat, what to do and what to see.

Getting around

There is excellent public transportation and we will be happy to drive guests to Cornell's or IC's Campus for a nominal fee.

Room type: Private room
Bed type: Real Bed
Accommodates: 2
Bedrooms: 1
Bathrooms: 1
Beds: 1
Minimum Stay: 2 nights
Weekly Price: $629 /week
Monthly Price: $990 /month
Security Deposit: $100
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Cancellation: Strict
Pet Owner: Dog(s)
  • 主人是非常热心的退休夫妇, 屋内屋外环境十分干净, 早餐也非常好吃, 狗狗也很乖, 强烈推荐

    July 2014
  • The rumors are true: Miriam and Leonard are really lovely people, I couldn't have asked for better hosts. Every breakfast was delicious, I don't think I've eaten so well since I can remember. The house is gorgeous as is the surrounding area. I had my own bathroom with new appliances and shower, my own mini fridge (stocked with deserts when I arrived), and plenty of space to keep my things. I am very lucky to have met them both because this was more than just a bed for me to sleep in, after a while, it felt just like home.

    June 2014
  • I can't imagine a nicer place to stay when visiting Ithaca. We had the graduation weekend package for our son's Cornell graduation, and staying here was so convenient and relaxing. Miriam and Leonard's home is an oasis of peace, comfort, and greenery. Plus amazing breakfasts! Must try: Miriam's shakshuka!!!

    May 2014
  • We had such a wonderful time staying here!!! Miriam and Leonard's house is charming, immaculate, very close to Cornell, and completely surrounded by gorgeous trees! Each morning we'd wake up to a 5-star breakfast. My husband said Miriam's omelet was the best he'd ever tasted! We enjoyed fresh fruit bowls (a perfect blend of fresh and dried fruit), oatmeal, pastries, and spring rolls that were INCREDIBLE! Miriam also makes her own custom tea blend that I highly recommend (it pairs really well with her pastries!) Their Boston Terrier Frodo is quiet, friendly, and very fun to play with. My only regret is that we couldn't stay longer, and we will absolutely stay here again!

    November 2013
  • Miriam and Leonard were very warm and welcoming hosts. They generously spent time getting to know us and sharing about their lives. The house was very clean and comfortable, and offered a lot of privacy. We thoroughly enjoyed our delicious breakfast and all of the additional baked goods offered to us. We hope to stay with them again during future visits to Cornell. I give them my highest recommendation!

    October 2013
  • We had a wonderful stay with Miriam & Leonard and their very friendly dog Frodo! They are wonderful hosts, very warm, friendly and excellent cooks, their breakfast was amazing! We highly recommend Miriam & Leonard and their place if you are looking for wonderful people to meet and a great place to stay in Ithaca, NY.
    Anne & Michael

    October 2013
  • It has been a really great experience to stay with Miriam and Leonard! they are just an amazing couple, they really makes you feel you at home! I could recommend them without hesitation to anyone. You won´t regret

    October 2013
  • Wonderful place to stay in Ithaca! Lovely quiet area, warm and inviting home, and hosts that make you feel welcome as soon as you pull up. Breakfasts and treats are all homemade, and superbly presented; we enjoyed fresh breads, jams, crepes, french toast, and were given many choices for the menu. Good conversations with helpful suggestions and Ithaca guidance, we both really enjoyed getting to know Miriam and Leonard and will definitely plan to go back. And Frodo is a really cute and well behaved puppy to play with.

    September 2013
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    September 2013
  • We found hosts Mariam & Leonard, their home, the gourmet breakfasts, and Frodo to be completely as wonderful as all the other reviews said!! What a pleasure to stay with this amazingly kind, respectful, gracious, and hospitable couple. Even though I am personally not crazy about dogs, I enjoyed the extremely well-mannered and delightfully fun Frodo! We look forward to future visits! If this place is not on your wish list, it should be!

    September 2013
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My husband and I are retired, our children are grown. And "Frodo" our Boston Terrier loves people and enjoys hosting them at our house and so do we. We are looking forward to meeting you.
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