Policies / "The Scoop"
- Check-in Time: between 3:00 pm and 11:00 pm. If you
could let us know an approximate time you expect to arrive or call
if you are going to need a late check-in that would be great!
- Checkout Time: 11:00 am unless otherwise arranged.
- All rates must add 11% NY room/sales tax.
- We maintain a smoke-free environment inside the house; the front
porch has an ashtray and may be used for smoking.
- Children of all ages are welcome but need to be properly supervised
at all times to ensure everyone’s comfort and safety. We
are happy to offer baby holding or playtime for your little ones while
you are eating breakfast, packing the car, etc. We also offer
childcare for an additional fee so that you can go out for a date while
you are here.
- Dogs are welcome to stay in our bed and breakfast with advance notice. Dogs
must go with you when you go out unless a mutually satisfactory arrangement
can be made in advance.
- A full delicious breakfast is included with the room rate and is
served hot daily at a mutually agreed upon time between the hours of
7:30 am and 10:30 am. Please honor the time you’ve chosen,
as we want to serve your breakfast to you at its hottest and freshest! If
you are an early bird or would like to sleep in, a continental breakfast
of cereal, toast or muffins, coffee/tea and juice could be arranged
on request. If you are vegetarian, vegan or have any allergies
or other food requirements, please let us know in advance of your stay.
- The Dining Room is open for guest use from 7:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. We
ask that everyone observe the quiet time zone of 10:00 p.m. - 7:00
- Please remove muddy or wet shoes upon entering the house.
How to Make Reservations
Reservation requests may be made via email and phone. Please call between
8 am and 10 pm, as Turtle Dreams is also our home. Leave a detailed message
if we are unavailable to answer your call and we will get back to you
ASAP. A MasterCard or Visa number will secure your reservation.
We accept cash, check, Visa and MasterCard for payment. Ask us
about our barter/WWOOF opportunities.
Phone: (607) 838-3492
In the event your plans change after the reservation is made:
You will not be held responsible for the cost of the intended stay if canceled
with at least ten days notice.
Within 10 days of the arrival date, rain checks rather than refunds are available. You
are responsible for the full cost of the intended stay but we will send an
e-coupon for a future visit.
If you do not give any notice and do not show up for the intended stay, you
are responsible for the full cost of the nights reserved with no rain check
No refunds are given for early departures; however, we may be able to issue
a rain check for a future stay.
Cornell Graduation Weekend/Memorial Weekend Payment and Refund Policies
All quoted rates do not include 11% NY room and sales tax.
Full amount is to be paid in advance; one half is due upon reservation of
stay and the other half will be due by January 1st of the year of your intended
Cornell Graduation weekend reservations are non-refundable after January 1st
of the year of your intended stay.