From the moment you step into the lobby, you'll be greeted by a blazing fireplace, free Wi-Fi, a 24/7 coffee and tea station, and freshly baked cookies in the afternoon. Join the nightly Finger Lakes wine reception. The beds are comfy, the grounds are beautiful, and the hike to Buttermilk Falls right out back is simply inspiring. Nestled on 70 acres, they are just minutes from Cornell University and Ithaca College, as well as exquisite wineries, fascinating museums, great music and theater venues, and mouth-watering restaurants. Ask the staff for recommendations as they just love sharing our favorite places to dine and explore. The Wiggins family has been providing exceptional hospitality in Ithaca for more than 30 years. Allow them to pamper you at August Moon Spa with massage and skincare treatments, using products created from herbs and flowers grown in their very own gardens. In addition, meet those who manage the intimate 54-room hotel and bistro. With views of the hotel’s herb and flower gardens, and offering outdoor dining during the sunny days, The Bistro at La Tourelle offers a warm, relaxing crossroad, where the good life meets good food. Start your day with a hearty breakfast, relax over a casual lunch, or the delicious weekend brunch. Available for private parties and gatherings afternoons and evenings. The hotel is pet-friendly.