Welcome from Roc and Lorraine Menio, natives of Watkins Glen. We love Traveling, Hiking, gardening, cooking, running, and just being outdoors. Watkins Glen sits at the south end of Seneca Lake ,just one of the Finger Lakes with a Great history, every boater, Jet Skier, Fisherman enjoys this 40 mile long lake. As an avid runner and cyclist we enjoy the trails, we would be more than glad to show you or direct you to the sites you wish to explore.
Our Guest House is a 1860s home sitting closest to "The Glen", Watkins Glen State Park. In the spring of 2016 to the spring of 2017 we did a complete renovation from the basement to the rafters, designing a separation of the main floor as a full living size apartment to the upper floor of 3 bedroom/bathroom with a shared efficiency Kitchen.
We offer two different styles of accommodations. The first style is the lower/main floor names "Across the Glen" which provides you with a front porch with Charcoal/gas grill, full living room that seats six comfortably, two futons ( one full size and one queen size), dining room table that sits six, two bedrooms (either one king in each room or two twins in each room and TVs in both rooms), Wi-Fi included, full kitchen (including new appliances, stove/oven, refrigerator, microwave, dishes, pots/pans, washer and drier), and a full bathroom with a Italian Hand Tile shower. All sheets, towels, blankets, and pillows are provided. Guest enjoy having the accommodations of being in "a home" type environment with small family, group, professional/club race teams.
The second style is the upper level with an exterior stairwell with "Key in" entrance and "Key in" Guest room doors. There are three Private rooms with three Private bathrooms.
The first room on your left is known as the "Riesling Room". It has two full beds, two windows, air/heat, TV, Wi-Fi, clothing rack, medium two drawer dresser/ night stand, blow-dryer, and towels/linens, and a full bathroom.
The room straight forward from the entrance is named the "Chardonnay Room". It has two full beds, one window, air/heat, TV, Wi-Fi, large full bathroom with a Italian Hand Tiled shower, shelves for extra storage, and linens/ towels.
The room to the right is known as the "Cabernet Room". It has one queen size bed, two windows, air/heat, full bathroom, clothing rack, TV, Wi-Fi, and linens/towels.
All guest are welcome to utilize the Kitchen (containing a toaster, apartment size refrigerator, microwave, k-cup coffee maker, to-go cups with lids, wine glasses/ wine opener, silverware, double sink, two tables each seating three, and an iron/ ironing board. Right off the kitchen is a porch with chairs. Parking is on the street out front or in back of the Guest House (motorcycles with trailers are welcome).