Fall colors are in the air in KarenvilleWalk the five minute path to see the view
Visit Karenville and Feel the Magic
Hosted by Karen
Karen is the host.Karen is a superhost.
16 guests
9 bedrooms
9 beds
0 baths
16 guests
9 bedrooms
9 beds
0 baths
You won’t be charged yet

More than just a place to sleep! This tiny village of Victorian buildings all built and loved by Karen are off the grid and captivating. Whether you are visiting for the day or staying for many, there is plenty of space to call your own. You'll be smiling!

The space

A daytime visit? Or overnight? Cabins or camping? This is an information site, not necessarily an overnight site. Please read!

Because people don't always understand this is not an overnight site I keep the next few weeks blocked. However I am happy to open and accommodate whenever possible. Just contact me.

To see the many different options at Karenville scroll to bottom.

Karenville has over 500 unbelievable reviews. To see these awesome reviews click on my profile. Skip through and read a few!

Interested in just a quick daytime visit to see Karenville? Or want more information about the different tiny micro "homes"? In Karenville overnight stays rang in price from $25-$90. However this particular site is for information and for daytime visits. It is Not an overnight site, unless previously discussed with Karen

Overnight possibilities? View my different links to my many "tiny homes" in Karenville. Also view the pictures on this site and other sites as well.

Village of Karenville sites are
Electric free with rain/well water.
All bedding included unless stated otherwise. And yes we have unconventional hot showers!

"Karen's Cabin" (with heat) $90

"The Hotel" (with heat) $70

"A Home on Wheels" $65

"The Cool'r" $55

"The Loft" $50. 2 night minimum

"Kokopelli's Playhouse" $45 (bring your own bedding)

"A Tiny Room" (the corn crib) $35 for one person only.

"A Tiny Hobbit House" (bring your own bedding) $38

"Hut in The Woods" (bring your own bedding) $35

"Tenting in Karenville" (bring your own camping gear) $25

"Camping" (bring your own camping gear) $25

Pets Allowed
Family/Kid Friendly
Free parking on premise
Smoking Allowed

House Rules
Not safe or suitable for infants (Under 2 years)
Check in time is flexible
Check out by 7PM

Come visit Karenville expecting something different from the norm.

Check in is between 5-7:00pm unless previously arranged. I am happy to be flexible when I can, if I know when you will be arriving.

PLEASE READ the listing for the place you have booked. Also (VERY IMPORTANT) read and follow MY driving directions.

Dogs? - Because of our animals who are afraid of wild dog like creatures (foxes and coyotes) I no longer allow any dogs in Karenville.

Smoking? - I allow smoking, however no smoking in or around any of the buildings. Please do not throw cigaret butts on ground. Please dispose of properly.

Have a wonderful time at Karenville and leave smiling.

You must also acknowledge
Some pet(s) live in the house


2 Reviews

Ben User Profile
September 2017
Karen and Rob are incredible hosts who have created a very unique oasis off the beaten track. They made us feel incredibly welcome and gave us a very memorable experience of Ithaca. Our only regret was that we could not stay for the entirety of our booking!

Courtney User Profile
April 2017
Karenville is a truly magical place! A perfect spot to disconnect, spend time in nature, and find the beauty in living simply. My only regret is not staying longer. The comfort of Karenville is not something I will soon forget!!!!

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Ithaca, New York, United StatesJoined in December 2013
Karen User ProfileKaren is a superhost.
I am a fun and sometimes silly person. But most of all I have a strong connection to the wild things around me. My partner Robert is a plant and insect expert, and also enjoys the same. I especially like the simple things in life. Some of my favorite things to do is, hiking with …
Languages: English, Sign Language
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour

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