Waterfront vacation rentals in Tompkins County

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Top-rated waterfront rentals in Tompkins County

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Home in Ithaca
2 BR/2B Lake house Minutes from Town and Campus!
Beautiful lake views, amazing location, cozy, modern, comfortable, & peaceful. These are a few of the most common remarks from our guests. The perfect lake living on the water while still minutes from town! Treat yourself to coffee/tea every day while watching the sunrise over the lake from dual balconies/the dock. This is a two-story home w/ 2 bedrooms & 2 full baths. Accessible to Ithaca's finest restaurants, Cornell University & Ithaca College, wineries & all the Finger Lakes have to offer.
Mar 11 – 18
$216 per night
4.91 out of 5 average rating, 167 reviews
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Apartment in Ithaca
Cayuga Lake Apartment
Enjoy waterfront living in this charming, comfortable apartment on spectacular Cayuga Lake in Ithaca. This private apartment is upstairs in a home that is directly on the east shore of the lake, only 1.5 miles from downtown Ithaca. Enjoy everything Ithaca has to offer-- hiking, Ithaca Commons, Cornell U, Ithaca College, movies and theater, restaurants, the farmer's market, the waterfront trail, wineries-- all within a few minutes' drive of your rental. Or, relax at home and live the lake life!
Oct 3 – 10
$221 per night
4.91 out of 5 average rating, 129 reviews
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Tiny home in Lansing
Bo's Place - Cabin on Cayuga Lake!
This Cabin is located in the Marina at Lansing Harbor in Lansing, NY on the east side of Cayuga Lake. Bo's Place is a 2-bedroom, half-bath cabin with showers a short walk away. The screened-in front porch is perfect for watching beautiful sunsets. During your stay here, you can go shopping, play on the water, walk on nature trails, visit waterfalls and wineries. Not far from Ithaca, Cornell, and Wells College. Wherever your trip takes you, you can come home to peace and quiet at Bo's Place.
Jun 7 – 14
$163 per night
4.89 out of 5 average rating, 133 reviews

Popular amenities for Tompkins County waterfront rentals

Waterfront apartment rentals

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Apartment in Hector
Private Lakefront on Seneca Wine Trail
Jan 26 – Feb 2
$120 per night
4.96 out of 5 average rating, 249 reviews
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Apartment in Elmira
Capriotti's Loft at the Finger Lakes House
Aug 7 – 14
$119 per night
4.96 out of 5 average rating, 256 reviews
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Apartment in Brooktondale
Enjoy the view! One bedroom newly renovated apt.
Aug 8 – 15
$152 per night
5.0 out of 5 average rating, 32 reviews
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Apartment in Slaterville Springs
1 BR Retreat on Six Mile Creek
Sep 21 – 28
$120 per night
4.67 out of 5 average rating, 6 reviews
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Apartment in Ithaca
Modern Studio with Views
Aug 26 – Sep 2
$156 per night
4.86 out of 5 average rating, 22 reviews
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Apartment in Ithaca
Ithaca Boat House-Cottage on Cayuga -Lower Unit
Sep 4 – 11
$512 per night
4.97 out of 5 average rating, 66 reviews
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Apartment in Hector
Peach Orchard Lakefront Studio
May 2 – 9
$225 per night
4.94 out of 5 average rating, 33 reviews
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Apartment in Aurora
Romantic Cayuga Lakefront Hideaway - Amazing Views
Nov 7 – 14
$238 per night
4.77 out of 5 average rating, 31 reviews
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Apartment in Homer
Historic Bed and Breakfast on Skaneateles Lake
Nov 26 – Dec 3
$213 per night
4.75 out of 5 average rating, 8 reviews
Apartment in Ithaca
Park Place - 2 BR Downtown
Apr 27 – May 4
$157 per night
4.78 out of 5 average rating, 369 reviews
Apartment in Ithaca
Comfy Two Bdrm unit on Cayuga lake
Mar 21 – 28
$250 per night
4.73 out of 5 average rating, 26 reviews
Apartment in Geneva
Fully furnished gorgeous apartment on Seneca Lake
Dec 18 – 25
$247 per night
4.75 out of 5 average rating, 12 reviews

Waterfront house rentals

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Home in Ithaca
Cozy & Scenic 2B/1B Artist Retreat on Cayuga Inlet
May 25 – Jun 1
$428 per night
4.97 out of 5 average rating, 113 reviews
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Home in Ithaca
Ithaca Music-lovers Barn
Jan 21 – 28
$360 per night
4.96 out of 5 average rating, 200 reviews
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Home in Ithaca
Pet Friendly Lakefront Kayak Canoe Firepit Sleep 6
Feb 12 – 19
$521 per night
4.84 out of 5 average rating, 173 reviews
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Home in Ithaca
Beautiful Lake Front Living!
Oct 17 – 24
$268 per night
5.0 out of 5 average rating, 91 reviews
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Home in Ithaca
Winter Escape Pond-Parks-Waterfalls-Cornell Ithaca
Nov 10 – 17
$278 per night
5.0 out of 5 average rating, 23 reviews
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Home in Interlaken
Serene Lakeside Retreat w/ Private Dock & Viewdeck
Aug 28 – Sep 4
$556 per night
5.0 out of 5 average rating, 22 reviews
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Home in Trumansburg
Retreat Like Setting - Beautiful!
Mar 25 – Apr 1
$170 per night
4.97 out of 5 average rating, 73 reviews
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Home in Ithaca
Cayuga Lake house with 200 ft. of Lakefront!
Mar 19 – 26
$352 per night
4.97 out of 5 average rating, 72 reviews
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Home in Ithaca
Charming Cayuga Lake Front Cottage
Oct 8 – 15
$360 per night
4.93 out of 5 average rating, 92 reviews
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Home in Ithaca
Spacious lakeside mid-century modern home
Oct 21 – 28
$641 per night
4.93 out of 5 average rating, 44 reviews
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Home in Lansing
Relaxing Lakeside Getaway
May 12 – 19
$283 per night
4.98 out of 5 average rating, 44 reviews
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Home in Lansing
Lake Living w/ Salt Water Hot Tub
May 2 – 9
$572 per night
4.91 out of 5 average rating, 45 reviews

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