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Driftwood Inn Bed and Breakfast

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Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

I've stayed at the Driftwood several times and I'm booked for Summer 2017. The location is relaxing, beautiful and serene. Perfectly located on the Cayuga Wine Trail, the Driftwood is also close to Parks and hiking. The large porch overlooks Cayuga lake- the sunsets are breathtaking! Breakfast is included and is delicious every single day. Tammy and Jim are wonderful...

Thank Susan M
Buffalo, New York
Reviewed 22 November 2016

We stayed in room #4 overlooking the lake in the beginning of November. Absolutely beautiful view and cozy, intimate room. The owners are wonderful and so helpful, and the breakfast is delicious! Would recommend to friends and family.

Thank taylorweber
Reviewed 2 November 2016

Nothing be could be more relaxing than falling a sleep to the sound of the waves on Lake Cayuga. Our room #4, overlooks the lake, is tastefully decorated with a large bath and Jacuzzi tub. It is the perfect setting for unwinding with a glass of Finger Lakes wine! Jim and Tammy are gracious hosts who see to your every...

Thank molockwood
New Rochelle, New York
Reviewed 28 October 2016

Just an amazing view with this B&B right on Cayuga Lake (they even have their own pier and kayaks for guests to use). We stayed in a room on the third floor and basically had the floor all to ourselves. Definitely loved being able to look out the window and see the beautiful view of the lake. We were a...

1Thank Donny N
Reviewed 24 October 2016

We had a wonderful visit at the driftwood Inn B&B this past weekend. Upon arrival, we immediately noticed breathtaking views of Cayuga Lake. We stayed in Room 4 and enjoyed lake views in our room that will be hard to forget! The room was very nice and clean, with a king bed and sizable bathroom that had a cozy feel-...

Thank Jennifer B
Wilmington, Delaware
Reviewed 21 October 2016

I love the Finger Lakes area, it's a great place to take mini day trips exploring the beautiful state parks and vineyards. If you can combine that with a lake front B&B, it's the perfect vacation. Driftwood Inn's accommodations were great; yummy breakfast in the morning to start the day and a great atmosphere to come back to at the...

Thank carolkris
New York City, New York
Reviewed 6 October 2016

I had read the reviews of your B&B but the impact on my arrival at seeing the beautiful lake Cayuga in your backyard left me in awe. What a beautiful spot. This historic inn has old world charm along with modern comfort. The setting is spectacular and the hosts Tammy and Jim make you feel like family. The breakfast is...

1Thank marelena54
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 2 October 2016

We stayed three nights in Room 2. Couldn't have asked for a better location, room, knowledge of the area, or breakfast. Every aspect of our stay was positive. The location is close to restaurants, wine trail, and areas to engage in outdoor activities. Tammy and Jim are truly professional innkeepers.

Thank MaggieMcIrish
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Reviewed 14 September 2016

Spent Labor Day weekend 2016 at this lovely B&B on the shores of Lake Cayuga. Gorgeous view of the lake from many of the room, Room 4 is the best in the house! Delicious breakfasts, lovely hosts, quiet & out of the way, but easy access to main roads to get you around the region. Will definitely return upon future...

Thank BillJ1954
Amsterdam, New York
Reviewed 13 September 2016

We had a wonderful, relaxing weekend at this B&B. Such pleasant hosts who accommodated my gluten free needs for breakfast. Dine out on the porch overlooking the lake or indoors. Close to wineries. One even a short walk away. Laze around on the lawn in the sun or under a tree, or use one of their kayaks or the paddleboat...

Thank NYAuntToni

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  • Beachfront
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Driftwood Inn is located directly on the shore of Cayuga lake, in the heart of the Finger lakes region. The main house which has 6 guest rooms all with private bathrooms is a perfect choice for a romantic get away! Also on the property are 4 family cottages ranging in size and price, these are all rented by the week only. We offer 260 feet of water frontage and a dock that extends 140 feet. With your stay we offer a paddle boat, kayaks, and a row boat for your use. We are also within easy driving distance to area wineries and state parks. Ithaca is just a short 20 minute drive from our location. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Driftwood Inn Bed and Breakfast

Address: 7401 Wyers Point Rd, Finger Lakes Region, Ovid, NY 14521-9567
Region: United States > New York > Finger Lakes > Ovid
Number of rooms: 6
Also Known As:
Driftwood Inn b&b
Driftwood Hotel Ovid
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“Room #4 has a king sized bed and a beautiful view facing Cayuga Lake!”
taylorweber, 21 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We prefer lake view rooms. The one room on 3rd floor has lake view and is very quiet.”
molockwood, 2 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Room 4 has lake views, a king bed, and large private bathroom. We loved it!”
U9633IXjenniferb, 24 Oct 2016 | Read review
“You have access to entire house with a nice wrap around pouch so we didn't spend much time in our room. Every room was comfortable.”
carolkris, 21 Oct 2016 | Read review
“rooms 2-3 and 4 are lake front views but room 5 is luxurious. The bell cottage was my favorite with 2 bedrooms”
marelena54, 5 Oct 2016 | Read review
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