Finton's Landing Bed & Breakfast on Keuka Lake

661 East Lake Road, Penn Yan, New York 14527
Innkeeper(s): Doug & Arianne Tepper
 
  • Introduction

    Finton's Landing Bed & Breakfast on Keuka Lake -  Penn Yan, New York

    Welcome to Finton's Landing Bed & Breakfast on Keuka Lake in Penn Yan, New York!

    Finton's Landing is a lovely old home with 4 guestrooms located directly on Keuka Lake in the heart of the wine country. All rooms have air conditioning, queen beds, handmade quilts, full private baths, and overwhelming views. The full breakfast is a gourmet's delight. Rooms have a queen-sized bed and the Acorn and Oakleaves Room includes both a queen and a twin. Views from the windows overlook the lake and gardens. Each guestroom has its own modern private bath. Full breakfasts include the highly acclaimed specialties of the innkeepers.

    Amenities:

    • Full breakfast included 
    • Waterfront Dock for sunning and swimming
    • Lakefront Gazebo 
    • Private beach
    • Cozy Two-person hammock
    • Along 2 wine trails
    • Porch rockers
    • Beach towels 
    • Chaise lounge chairs
    • Canoe and paddleboat

     

     

    Activities Nearby

     

    The 2014 Season begins June 5th and ends on October 11th

    Weekends Only, Please

     

  • Insider's Info

    Travelers are always looking for memorable and relaxing experiences. Let’s discover more through the words of our innkeepers. Many thanks to Doug & Arianne Tepper for sharing their own secrets with BBOnline.com!
    Why do most travelers stay at your inn?

    Because we are located right on Keuka Lake and near two wonderful wine trails with an endless supply of great wineries.

    What are you best known for?  

    Delicious homemade breakfasts We know the area very well and are very helpful in giving guest any information they might need as far as creative things to do, places to dine, attractions to visit – and, we give very good directions.

    What makes your inn unique?

    The setting – next to the lake on a private cove

    What do you love most about your inn?

    Sharing it with guests

    If someone has never been to your city, what is the #1 reason to come visit?

    The natural beauty, Small town friendliness, and Local wine trails & wineries

    What’s the best compliment you have ever received about the inn?

    Experienced travelers, and folks that regularly stay at B&B’s, have said that of all the places they have stayed they like Finton’s Landing the best.

    What’s the best kept secret about the area?

    Family run farms that offer homegrown & organic produce at local produce stands.

    If a traveler is staying at your inn for 4 nights, what should he/she do in the area?

    Drive around the lake. Walks, hikes, bike rides, “down time” by the lake or in the hammock, historical day trips, back road adventures. We are in the perfect location for many area attractions that make wonderful day trips!

    Is there anything within walking distance of your inn?

    Beautiful Keuka Lake is a mere 100 yards from the front porch.

    What is your favorite restaurant/food in the area?

    Whatever is in season! Ask us for the current restaurant news when you get here.

    Any good area guides/websites that travelers could reference?

    www.yatesny.com

    www.keukalakewinetrail.com

    www.senecalakewine.com

    How many rooms does your inn have?

    We have Four – The Garden Room, Wisteria, The Cherubs and Acorns & Oak Leaves.

    Do you accept pets?

    No, our B&B is the perfect place to stay for those with allergies as we neither accept pets nor own any ourselves. Check out www.yatesny.com or call 800-868-9283 for information on local pet motels.

     

  • How to Find Us

    From Ohio, New York City (5 hours), Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Binghamton (2 hours), Elmira, Corning (45 minutes):

    • Follow I-86 (formerly Route 17) to Bath, exit #38
    • Take Route 54 North about 25 miles
    • Look for the Branding Iron Restaurant, then Froggy's Country Store
    • Exactly 0.2 miles later, turn left on East Lake Road and continue to Finton's Landing

    From Ithaca (1 hour): 

    • Follow Route 13 South for 15 miles and turn right onto 224 North
    • Take this road until it ends 11 miles later at Route 14N in Watkins Glen. See next

    From Watkins Glen (1/2 hour):

    • Follow Route 14 North to 14A to Penn Yan
    • Take Route 54 South. From McDonald's it's 5.3 miles
    • Turn right on East Lake Road, and look for our sign

    From New England, Syracuse (1 1/2 hours), Albany (3 hours):

    • Follow New York State Thruway to Geneva, exit #42
    • Travel south on Route 14 to Dresden
    • Go right on Route 54 through Penn Yan
    • From McDonald's it's 5.3 miles
    • Turn right on East Lake Road, and look for our sign

    From Erie (3 hours), Toronto (4 1/2 hours), Ohio, Buffalo (2 hours), Rochester (1 hour):

    • Go east on New York State Thruway
    • At exit #44 take Route 332 South to Routes 5 & 20 Eas
    • Follow for 10 miles
    • Look for green sign "Penn Yan 14," turn right
    • Follow to village, turn right on Route 54
    • From McDonald's it's 5.3 miles
    • Turn right on East Lake Road, and look for our sign