Work Remote While Experiencing the Peace and Productivity of the Finger Lakes Countrysides

Traveling for work? Looking for the ideal place to set up your workstation? From charming coffee shops and coworking spaces with panoramic views to serene lakeside spots and inviting parks, the Finger Lakes region provides the perfect backdrop for a balanced remote work experience. This suggested itinerary is in Penn Yan, on the northern tip of Keuka Lake.

Starting your Day…

Morning Walk – Keuka Outlet Trail

Penn Yan, NY 14478

Hours: Mon – Sun, dawn until dusk

Start your day off right with a relaxing scenic walk at the Keuka Outlet Trail. With seven miles of wooded trails to explore, this is a perfect way to clear your mind and prepare for the work day.


Coffee/Work Session at Amity Coffee Co.

3 Main St, Penn Yan, NY 14527

Hours: Monday-Thursday, Saturday 7 a.m. – 4 p.m.; Friday 7 a.m. – 4 p.m.; Sunday 8 a.m. – 2 p.m. (some extended hours into the evening on Fridays happen periodically)

Enjoy a cozy, productive atmosphere while indulging in an extensive offering of coffee, tea and breakfast items. Amity Coffee Co. offers free-Wi-Fi, indoor and outdoor seating, and friendly staff, making it an ideal location to foster your productivity.

Throughout the Day…

Lunch at Keuka Restaurant

12 E Main St, Penn Yan, NY 14527

Hours: Mon – Sun 11 a.m. – 10 p.m.

Once you finish up the first part of your day and you’re looking for some new sights, head across the street and visit Keuka Restaurant for some tasty American-style fare. Offering a delicious lineup of soups, sandwiches, salads and more, Keuka’s friendly hometown atmosphere will make you feel right at home.


Take a walk & shop around Main St., Penn Yan

Penn Yan, NY 14527

Main St. Penn Yan is the hub of the downtown historic district that is filled with locally owned shops, restaurants, pubs, art galleries, and more. Stroll the shops during an afternoon break and pick up a souvenir or treat to take home after your visit.

After Work…

Happy Hour at Outlet 111 or Laurentide Beer Co.

Penn Yan, NY 14527

Indulge in cocktail hour at Outlet 111 or Laurentide Beer Co, both located in the historic downtown district of Penn Yan. Bask in Outlet 111’s waterfront patio or catch some live music at Laurentide Beer Co while you sip on incredible local brews or wine.


Dinner at Main Deck

301 Lake St, Penn Yan, NY 14527

Hours for Dinner Service: Check their website for the most up to date hours

Unwind after the workday and treat yourself to a delicious meal at one of Keuka Lake’s finest farm-to-table eateries! In addition to the classy dining experience, Main Deck also offers a bar rich in cocktail culture, craft beer and the best wine of the Finger Lakes Region.

Stay the Night…

Whether you’re looking to continue your stay in Yates County or simply want to rest before your next adventure, there are an abundance of accommodations in Penn Yan and the surrounding areas.

The following locations offer free-WIFI and 24-hour business centers for all of your work-related needs:

The following only offer free-WIFI: