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The Dacha - Sustainable Homestead

The Dacha Project

The Dacha - Sustainable Homestead

3 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
2 shared baths
3 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
2 shared baths
HOME HIGHLIGHTS
Great location94% of recent guests gave this home’s location a 5-star rating.
Great check-in experience100% of recent guests gave this home’s check-in process a 5-star rating.
The Dacha Project is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.

Six friends built our own sustainable house on 16 acres of land in the country, 12 miles from Ithaca. We have a small vegetable farm and chickens (and a kitty). Highlights: straw bale cottage, huge windows, lovely garden, solar power, trails - among countless other unique elements!

Amenities

Free parking on premises
Kitchen
Wifi
Shampoo
Washer
Iron

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 double bed

House Rules

No parties or events
Check-in time is flexible
Check out by 12PM (noon)

Availability

92 Reviews

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Elien User Profile
Elien
June 2018
very pleasant! the place is absolutely gorgeous
Michelle User Profile
Michelle
May 2018
Had a great stay at the Dacha Project! The people who lived here were very communicative on the app and were helpful in real life as well whenever we needed something. They are also able to give you tips if you need suggestions of where to go (there's a book in the cabin that h…
Lisa User Profile
Lisa
May 2018
It's roughing it a bit with having to use the bathroom facilities in the main house, but it's like camping in the backyard and using the house bathroom. They are very sweet and it's easy to access at all times :)
Leslie User Profile
Leslie
November 2017
If you're looking for something out of the ordinary and at half the price or less of a conventional motel, consider The Dacha Project. The cabin is cozy, warm and dry (even in a torrential rain and howling wind); the bed is super comfortable; the view of the hills is ever-changin…
Mackenzie User Profile
Mackenzie
October 2017
An amazing space in a beautiful area! Would highly recommend
Claudia User Profile
Claudia
September 2017
The Dacha Project was so beautiful and so special. Would highly recommend it!
Kelly User Profile
Kelly
September 2017
This cute little cottage was just what I expected and Lily and the Dacha crew were friendly and accommodating. I was looking for a rustic, almost-camping experience near both Cortland and Ithaca and got it. The gardens are beautiful and the trails on the property are well-groomed…

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Freeville, New York, United StatesJoined in July 2012
The Dacha Project User Profile
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The Dacha Project is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
We are a group of six, trying to live sustainably out here in the country. We came to the area and found land, then we built our own home, learning the various skills as we went along. We are all friends from years ago - Lily and Marina are sisters, Lea and Danila are married wit…
Languages: English, Español, Français, Русский
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within a few hours
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