Private apartment with king bed, 7 min. from CU

Entire rental unit hosted by Susan And Tom

  1. 4 guests
  2. 1 bedroom
  3. 3 beds
  4. 1 bath
Great check-in experience
100% of recent guests gave the check-in process a 5-star rating.
Great communication
100% of recent guests rated Susan And Tom 5-star in communication.
Free cancellation before Oct 12.


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This one-bedroom apartment (700 sq. feet), which sleeps four (king bed in bedroom, and futon in LR), is on the lower level of our Ithaca home in the beautiful Ellis Hollow area. Separate bedroom; full kitchen and bath. Hosts are fully vaccinated.

The space
We have a one bedroom apartment (sleeps 4) available on the lower level of our home for rent on a nightly basis in the charming Ellis Hollow area. 7 minutes (4.5 miles) by car to Cornell, grocery and restaurants (no traffic, just a quick ride down a country road). 9 min. to downtown; 12-15 to Ithaca College.

Private entrance, one bedroom w/ queen bed, plus double futon in living room, kitchenette, private full bath. Always cool in the summer, cozy in the winter.

Our home sits on four acres in a country-like area that is fantastic for walking (a field of horses is just a stroll down the road), running, biking and hiking; Finger Lakes Land Trust land for hiking about a mile away. Please enjoy our beautiful backyard and gardens during your stay. Fantastic cross country skiing in a state forest (Hammond Hill) is 7 minutes away!

-- Fresh Sheets, towels; bathtub with shower; shampoo, conditioner, soap.
-- Free fast Wifi (sorry, no TV);
-- Kitchenette with filtered water, coffee machine, microwave, toaster, blender, stove/oven/broiler, fridge, pots, pans, dishes, silverware, soap, sponge, etc.
-- Complimentary coffee, teas and creamers; small cupboard with some food for hungry travelers.
-- Fan, beach chairs and little folding table for outdoor use, one bike, games, DVDs, magazines, children's books, basket of tourist information on wineries, walking tours, farmers markets, things to do, hair dryer, iron, ironing board, ping pong upon request.
-- Off street parking. City bus runs close-by twice in the morning, twice in the early evening to and from downtown and Cornell.
-- A featured property on the Visit Ithaca website (titled Ellis Hollow Apartment)

Cost: $135 plus $35 cleaning fee per visit. Includes 3% hotel tax and 8% NYS sales tax.

Where you'll sleep

1 king bed
Living room
2 sofa beds

What this place offers

Dedicated workspace
Free parking on premises
Private backyard – Not fully fenced
Luggage dropoff allowed

7 nights in Ithaca

Oct 17, 2022 - Oct 24, 2022

4.69 out of 5 stars from 90 reviews


Where you’ll be

Ithaca, New York, United States

We live on a rural road that is fabulous for walking, biking and running. We have a nature preserve 1.5 miles down the road which has marked trails. We are also 7 minutes from Hammond Hill State Forest, which is fabulous for hiking and cross country skiing.

Hosted by Susan And Tom

  1. Joined in September 2012
  • 90 Reviews
  • Identity verified
I'm a retired editor and science writer from Cornell in Ithaca, NY, and Tom is a psychotherapist. Our home is only a few miles from Cornell but on 2.5 acres in the lovely Ellis Hollow area.

During your stay

We like to meet everyone who stays here, and we are available to guests should they have any questions.
  • Response rate: 100%
  • Response time: within an hour
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Things to know

House rules

Check-in: After 2:00 PM
Checkout: 11:00 AM

Health & safety

Airbnb's COVID-19 safety practices apply
Carbon monoxide alarm
Smoke alarm

Cancellation policy