New! The carriage house downtown

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Entire guest house hosted by Isabel & Zac

4 guests, 2 bedrooms, 2 beds, 1 bathroom
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Sparkling clean and thoroughly disinfected between guests. Private and peaceful carriage house downtown Ithaca only two blocks away from the pedestrian mall the Ithaca Commons, Press Bay Alley, restaurants, bars, the State St. Theater, and more. This space offers in two floors with a minimalist flair and custom details everything to make a comfortable stay for two to four guests.

The space
Designed and built in 2015 by Zac Boggs and Isabel Fernández from KornerLot Design & Development (kornerlot.com) this house pays homage to the Model T carriage houses of its neighborhood: The Henry Saint John Historic District.

Located steps from the pedestrian mall The Ithaca Commons and the new Press Bay Alley with some of the best eateries and shops in the area and in close proximity to waterfalls, Cornell University and Ithaca College.

Upon your arrival you will find a list with details to make your stay more comfortable including our favorite restaurants and activities.

For cleanliness and to help our hardwoods last longer we ask that you leave your shoes in the downstairs entryway. Please bring socks with traction to stay warm and safe.

Amenities include:

+Self check-in: the keyless keypad on the door provides a private and easy access to the house, so that you can come and go as you wish.
+off-street parking
+Wi-Fi
+HDTV with Hulu Live and Netflix
+ Central A/C and heat (point remote at unit) Back-up electric baseboard heaters for extra cold days. Even though it may be cold at first if you turn on the ceiling fan it will bring the heat to the downstairs area faster.
+ Ice maker in freezer (turn on for use and off when done)

Within its light filled 19' lofted ceiling and a top the spiral staircase sits a queen size bed in a private mezzanine viewing through a skylight window; a work station and a chair to lounge on.

Bring eye masks if you like to sleep in, the loft is very bright!

On the main and second level there is a bedroom with a queen size bed, some storage and darkening shades; on this same level there is also a comfortable bathroom with a bathtub.

We offer towels, linens, paper products, a hair dryer, shampoo, conditioner and body wash, hand and dish soaps, laundry detergent and dryer sheets for your use with the in unit washer and dryer.

The kitchen is equipped with a NEW MICROWAVE, seltzer machine, various coffee making devices including a Nespresso coffee machine and milk frothing for a cappuccino or a latte, coffee, tea, and a few cooking essentials: salt, pepper, olive oil, etc; basic utensils, pots, pans, dishes and glass ware - if something is missing do not hesitate to ask, we will do our best to provide it!

Where you'll sleep

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
Bedroom 2
1 queen bed

What this place offers

Kitchen
Wifi
Free parking on premises
TV
Washing machine
Dryer
Air conditioning
Bath
Luggage drop-off allowed
Hair dryer

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Where you’ll be

Ithaca, New York, United States

We love our neighborhood because it’s close to everything. Below some of our preferred eateries in town:

Coffee, a pastry or simply a place to work at:
+ Gimme Coffee on State Street or Cayuga Street
+ Press Café - only a block away

BREAKFAST:
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+ The Dewitt Cafe (cash or check only)
+ The Carriage House (check hours on-line)
+ If willing to drive to Trumansburg (15 min. away) go to the Creekside Cafe, tiny but the food will not disappoint!

LUNCH:
+ Franco's pizza
+ Gorgers Subs (inexpensive and delicious sandwiches and fries)
+ Diamonds (Indian Restaurant lunch buffet)
+ Asia Cuisine
+ Thai Basil

DRINKS
The Watershed (a block away)
The Rook (Ask for Manny and tell him we sent you!)
Argos Inn or the Argos Warehouse
Mercato Bar & Kitchen
Viva Taqueria & Cantina (try "the goat" margarita)

For DINNER
Just a Taste (American Tapas and outdoor quaint back patio)
Maxie's Supper Club (cajun/creole & soul food-outdoor patio - great mojitos)
Mercato Bar & Kitchen (italian inspired and seasonally conscious cuisine)
Ithaca Brewery (beer, pizza's, burgers and great summer outdoor area - a place you can enjoy with kids)
Coltivare (a block away - farm to table - teaching restaurant for TC3)
Agava (southwest inspired farm to table, yum!)
Bickering twins (Latin American cuisine)
If willing to drive to Trumansburg (15 min.) Atlas: drinks, food and bowling the old fashion way (get the totchos)
Gola Osteria (hidden Italian cuisine treasure)

A VEGETARIAN option: Ithaca is famous for it's Moosewood (walking distance from the house).

Hosted by Isabel & Zac

  1. Joined in October 2013
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Landscape architects from Boulder, Colorado and Mayaguez, Puerto Rico who landed in Ithaca, New York. We have two amazing kids and a miniature schnauzer named Jupiter. We love to travel, work on our projects, eat, drink and meet new and inspiring people. See our work @kornerlot
Landscape architects from Boulder, Colorado and Mayaguez, Puerto Rico who landed in Ithaca, New York. We have two amazing kids and a miniature schnauzer named Jupiter. We love to t…

During your stay

Part of the beauty of Airbnb was the ability to meet fascinating and kind people from all over the world. Due to COVID we are not meeting and greeting our guests in person at this moment. However, we are just a call/text away if you need anything at all.
Part of the beauty of Airbnb was the ability to meet fascinating and kind people from all over the world. Due to COVID we are not meeting and greeting our guests in person at this…

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House rules

Check-in: After 16:00
Check out: 11:00
Self check-in with keypad
No smoking
No pets
No parties or events

Health & safety

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Carbon monoxide alarm
Smoke alarm
Security Deposit – if you damage the home, you may be charged up to £220

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