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Ithaca Artsy Bunkhouse

· Ithaca, Tompkins, New York
2 acres hosted by Robert C.
1 lodging site
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Stay in our cozy, heated and insulated, artsy bunkhouse. We're located on a quiet woodsy dead end street with tons of bird life and acres of nature to enjoy. Walking trails are right out the back gate! There is also frog pond and campfire pit to enjoy. Marshmallows provided. The bunkhouse is less than 2 miles to the center of Ithaca where there is plenty to do! including the taking advantage of the new bike share program and waterfront trails. Definitely come hungry, Ithaca has more restaurants per capita than NYC and LA.!! Were also just 12 min across town to Cornell University and Ithaca College and 5-20 minutes from numerous amazing waterfalls. The available half bathroom is in the main house, just seconds from the cabin and is open to use 24 hrs. The heated bunkhouse has 2 twin mattresses in the loft, and several blankets and pillows, but you need to BRING YOUR OWN SHEETS and pillow CASES as you wish. Firewood is $5 per fire, starters materials included, marshmallows are in the end table drawer! there are roasting sticks out by the fire pit. You can select the campfire wood option here or pay in cash in the cabin. Feel free to bring your own fire wood and pay nothing to enjoy a campfire. if you need any help starting a fire, we can help. We have a sweet fluffy orange cat who roams the property. His name is kitty kitty :) He's fearful of dogs, and is wary of visitors since they might be harboring one! If you have a pup with you, please keep them leashed at least around the main house and cabin. We are also fostering our adult daughter's very sweet dog Beya-- (pronounced Bay-yuh). She is the nicest person you'd hope to meet and although she may bark a little the first time you come in to use the bathroom she's just letting us know you have arrived- and will be very happy to have you greet her. She doesn't jump up, growl, or have any negative behavior with people other than getting underfoot in the kitchen!. There isn't a shower included in the stay unless you are here for multiple days and have spoken with us about it...but you can definitely wash up with hot water and soap, in the half bath --hand towel provided. The cabin has air conditioning for summer use So no worries about being too warm to sleep well. (and heat in the winter) The location is Beautiful in all seasons! Cross country skiing is possible in the winter but bring your own gear.. (we did not do a rink this year) If there's something else you need for your stay, just ask! We are pretty flexible and can probably help out.Stay in our cute, insulated, and artsy cabin, located on a quiet, woodsy dead end road with tons of bird life and acres of nature to enjoy. Great walking trails right out the back gate! Frog pond too. Cross country skiing and ice skating in season. There is electricity and heat in the bunkhouse, with access to bathroom in host's house. Must bring your own towels and toiletry items. Sleeping area is a loft with two twin mattresses. Must bring your own sleeping bags, pillows, and blankets. Less than 2 miles to center of Ithaca. Lots to do in Ithaca, including utilizing the new bike share program and waterfront trails. If there's something you need for your stay, just ask! We are flexible and can probably help you out.
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97 ratings · 82 reviews
Jessica G.recommends
July 10, 2024
Artsy Bunk-House
Cabin on a hill
The cabin was peaceful, clean and comfortable. There is AC wirh a ceiling fan that adds to the ambience in addition to a sweet pup, who I walked and was a good listener, and a raspberry bush I snacked on. Conveniently located with a kind host who offered lots of recommendations! I stayed 3 days and used the half bath inside and otherwise jumped in rivers. Great stay.
Rachael E.recommends
July 7, 2024
Artsy Bunk-House
We loved our stay at Robert’s! The bunk house was so clean and the AC made it the perfect “glamping” experience for us. He was so kind and got us anything we needed. The space around the bunk house is super cool with all the trails and the pond. Robert also gave us a huge list of local places to check out and they were all awesome. Very knowledgeable and a very cool property!
Rachel B.recommends
July 1, 2024
Artsy Bunk-House
This was such a wonderful, calming place, we were very comfortable and had a great stay. There were a lot of extra little details that we so appreciated and made this place special. Our hosts were wonderful - thank you!
Renee H.recommends
June 23, 2024
Artsy Bunk-House
Great find!
Special little spot! We were visiting during a heat wave and were impressed with how cool it stayed in the cabin… really well insulated. Nice access to trails! And a very cute dog on site. Our toddler loved it! The host and his family were very kind and welcoming. Would definitely visit again!
Michael F.recommends
June 11, 2024
Artsy Bunk-House
Robert was kind, accommodating and helpful. Had a great night of sleep at the bunkhouse.
Kylie S.recommends
June 10, 2024
Artsy Bunk-House
The art was really cool. Dog was super cute. Cozy cabin
Ithaca, Tompkins, New York, United StatesTraditional, ancestral territory of Odǫhwęja:deˀ (Cayuga) and Ho-de-no-sau-nee-ga (Haudenosaunee) First Nations according to To respect the Host's privacy, the precise address of this land will be provided after booking
Hosted by Robert C.Joined in November 2022
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