Spotlight On: Finger Lakes Bed & Breakfast Spots

What makes the perfect bed and breakfast? Is it the warmth of the proprietors’ greeting? The breathtaking scenic views – whether of water, rolling hills or rich foliage – that joyfully remind you that you’re somewhere else? The familiar feeling of tucking yourself into a cozy bed before drifting off to sleep? The sight and aroma of a delicious meal that serves up the perfect first bite when it meets your palate?

The answer: all the above!

The sun may be setting on summer but the wanderlust remains, and we invite you to discover your new favorite travel trend: experiencing the hospitality of a Finger Lakes Countryside B&B. Located in close proximity to beautiful lakes and surrounded by wine trails, shopping districts, local attractions and delicious dining options, you’ll be treated to an unforgettable experience worthy of a repeat visit.


Read on for a look at some of our amazing properties!


To determine which B&B is the best fit for your unique travel style!

1897 Beekman House Bed & Breakfast: 39 Main Street, Dundee, NY 14837

Originally built for one of Dundee’s most prominent residents (T. DeWitt Beekman), this beautifully restored Victorian manor retains much of its original architecture, including the stained glass windows, richly toned woodwork and grand staircase, giving guests a glimpse into the past while appreciating the home’s beauty in the present. In addition to enjoying a restful sleep in one of the beautiful suites, you can rest assured that your meals will be nothing short of impeccable as the B&B owners, Greg and Lilly DeForest-Campbell, are veteran sommeliers and restaurant managers!

Elevate your stay with a customized Beekman Wine Tour for Two – or if it’s a special occasion, be sure to inquire about their romantic welcome packages.



Finger Lakes Bed & Breakfast: 128 South Avenue, Penn Yan, NY 14527

This property is an elegant, lovingly maintained 1840s-era Italianate style home that is perfectly situated on nearly five acres of expansive lawns and rambling woods. Each of the guest rooms offers its own unique ambiance and timeless décor; sleep in comfortable king and queen beds covered with fine linens, and enjoy private baths and quiet, mini-split air conditioning to ensure a relaxing night’s rest. Awake to the aroma of award-winning baked goods and hearty breakfasts, accompanied by the Finger Lakes B&B’s very own fresh ground local coffee and tea.

In addition to wine tastings and craft beer packages, Finger Lakes B&B can arrange private countryside and lake tours.


The Inn at Miles Wine Cellars: 168 Randall Crossing Road, Himrod, NY 14824

Miles Wine Cellars is home to a historic inn with modern-day amenities, as well as a winery offering tastes of beloved Finger Lakes wine. Choose from two rooms that overlook gorgeous Seneca Lake: the William Miles Suite, a grand luxurious suite with rich decor and appointed with Eastlake Victorian antique furniture throughout; or Drake’s Landing, an intimate guest room that boasts a welcoming, natural green color palette, antique furniture and a private detached bathroom. When you’re ready to sip and dine, make a reservation for their elegant and memorable four-course wine pairing dinner.

Looking for a fun twist? Miles Wine Cellars is known to have a bit of haunted history, so be sure to ask staff to share stories over a glass of wine!


Aubergine Bed and Breakfast: 311 Clinton St., Penn Yan, NY 14527

This B&B is the answer to a lifelong dream of its innkeeper, Christine Pyanoe, and guests will be embraced by the pride that brings this beautiful Victorian home to life. Paying homage to one of Christine’s favorite travel destinations, the name Aubergine translates to “eggplant” in French; you’ll find splashes of purple throughout the property, and one of the guest rooms – Suite Provençale – is also an ode to France. The Lake Room and Botticelli suites reflect two additional favorite destinations: the Finger Lakes and Italy, respectively – and you can bet the meals served incorporate the delicious flavors of these parts of the world!

As a Certified Specialist of Wine living in the Finger Lakes, Christine is passionate about savoring the flavor of the grape, enhancing guests’ visits by offering recommendations!


The Laurentide Inn: 158 Main Street, Penn Yan, NY 14527

Built in 1820 and newly renovated with chic, luxurious design and upscale amenities, The Laurentide Inn is a modern take on the traditional bed and breakfast. The Inn features five well-appointed guest rooms and suites along with its Carriage House Loft – each meticulously cared for, with an exquisite blend of antique furnishings and chic décor paired with luxurious bedding and thoughtful amenities. In addition to the guest rooms, the flower gardens at The Laurentide Inn are a peaceful space to sit back, relax and take in nature while enjoying a glass of wine or reading a book.

The Carriage House at The Laurentide Inn is the home of Laurentide Beer Company, so be sure to pop over for a brew, live music, trivia and more.


Are you sold on an overnight stay at one of these luxurious properties? Learn more about booking (and the best seasons to stay) at: