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Cicero, New York
Reviewed 2 November 2016

Our thanks to Lou and Jackie for their hospitality, mouth watering breakfasts and lovely accommodations. If you love antiques this is the place to stay. We are already talking about our next stay at Lake Valley Legends. Not to be disappointed.

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Vickie P, Owner at Lake Valley Legends Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

You two were such wonderful guests! We really enjoyed talking with you. thanks for taking the time to write, as I have said before, we really appreciate the extra effort our guests take to write. We DO look forward to your next visit!!!!! Many thanks again.

Philadelphia
Reviewed 12 October 2016

My husband Jimmy and I stayed at Lake Valley Legends for two nights this past weekend as a belated anniversary trip to taste some wine and enjoy a couple days away from the city. We both really enjoyed our stay and have nothing but kind things to say about LVL and the owners, Lou and Vickie. We stayed in the...

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Vickie P, Owner at Lake Valley Legends Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you so much for that beautiful review! As I always say---and mean!---we really appreciate anyone taking the time to write one, and yours was lovely! Exact, truthful and very flattering to us---so we are very appreciative of that!!! We are really happy we could make your anniversary celebration memorable, and we so enjoyed your visit. PLEASE come back and...

Columbus, Ohio
Reviewed 12 October 2016

I reserved 2 nights here based on the great reviews. I knew, based on what's shown in photos, that the place wasn't going to be my style but was hoping for comfort and a good experience. I received neither. I don't think there have been any updates to this property since the early 80's. Extremely old furnishings and décor and...

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Vickie P, Owner at Lake Valley Legends Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

We are so sorry that you were not happy with our B&B. We have been in business for five years and #1: our return guests constantly ask for your room year after year, #2: if the refrigerator was loud (you are the first to complain), do you know how to unplug things?, #3: the rest of our guests rave about...

Sanborn, New York
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Hosts Lou and Vicki welcomed us, as if we were family, sharing their wonderful place with us for two great days! My wife, Jackie, and I cannot stop talking about their kindness and interest in making our time in Watkins Glen both memorable and comfortable/restful. The accommodations were clean and the rooms fresh - our hosts paid phenomenal attention to...

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Vickie P, Owner at Lake Valley Legends Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Oh my gosh, you are so awesome!! Thanks so much for taking the time to write all of that, it really means so much to us. We LOVED talking with you and Jackie, and god bless your son and his service to our country. We can't wait for your next visit, especially with those wonderful friends of yours---the receiver of...

Buffalo, New York
Reviewed 1 September 2016

Went to Watkins Glen with my sisters for a mini-vacation and also to visit our cousin in Ithaca. Looked at many hotels/motels and bed & breakfasts online before our trip. NONE compared to the quality and value of Lake Valley Legends. It truly is a find!! Lou and Vicki were wonderful and accommodated our early check in, the continental breakfast...

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Vickie P, Owner at Lake Valley Legends Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your lovely review!!! Sorry it took me so long to respond. Lou and I so enjoyed your little family get together--and, of course, all of you! It was our pleasure to host you and make your stay enjoyable. Please come again, and many thanks for your kind words. We really, really appreciate it.

Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

I cannot express enough how grateful we are to Lou and Vicki for providing such a wonderful experience during our stay at Lake Valley Legends. They were very hospitable and wonderful hosts. This bed and breakfast is in a great location and is walking distance to the Marina which offers boat rides on the lake and great restaurants right on...

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Vickie P, Owner at Lake Valley Legends Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

You are so awesome to write such a wonderful review for us----thank you very, very much!! I continue to say it, but we are all so busy, and for you to take the time to write such a fantastic and lengthy review, is so appreciated---just beyond words. Thank you. I am so glad you enjoyed our Penthouse Suite---it really is...

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 21 July 2016

I met up with two college roommates for a weekend in Watkins Glen and we had a wonderful time staying at Lake Valley Legends. We stayed in the Blue/Yellow Suite, which was perfect for us as it had two rooms with a pocket door. The B&B is on a quiet road within walking distance of the downtown area. We spent...

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Vickie P, Owner at Lake Valley Legends Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

You girls were so wonderful to have as our guests!! Cheerful, pleasant, friendly, polite, easy to get along with------just super! Many thanks for taking the time to write, as I have said many, many times----we truly appreciate it. It means so much to us that you are happy with our B&B, and us, too! But especially that you notice all...

Harleysville, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 12 July 2016

My husband Dan and I visited this bed and breakfast in June for short get-a-way just the two of us, without the kids. This place was great! We stayed in the German room which had parking and a covered area to sit outside. When we arrived there was even a little cheese plate for us in the fridge. The owners...

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Vickie P, Owner at Lake Valley Legends Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thanks for your glowing review! And I am glad you got D's shirt. We had a wonderful time hosting YOU, so I sure hope you will be back soon. Don't forget the Fall is beautiful here, too, and we have the other places if you do want to bring the kids. It was really great to meet you---please come again!...

Fleetwood, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 1 July 2016

We had a great stay at this beautiful B&B. Lou & Vickie are gracious, friendly hosts who welcomed us for our anniversary weekend and made us feel like family. There was even a surprise gift and card in our room when we got there. The house is lovely and we especially enjoyed sitting on the deck overlooking Seneca Lake. We...

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Vickie P, Owner at Lake Valley Legends Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

It was our pleasure to help you celebrate your anniversary!! The Lakeview room is very popular with great view and king bed. We are so thrilled you enjoyed your visit, and our decks. There's nothing like a gorgeous summer morning, and eating outside with that beautiful view of the lake. Many thanks for taking the time to write--please know how...

Flourtown, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 30 June 2016

We had such a great stay at Lake Valley Legends. Lou and Vickie were so welcoming and made us feel right at home. We stayed in the Lakeview room, which was beautiful with a nice view of Lake Seneca. The breakfasts at LVL were delicious too! We couldn't have had a nicer stay and would highly recommend staying here if...

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Vickie P, Owner at Lake Valley Legends Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thanks so very much for your lovely and glowing review of Lake Valley Legends. It was wonderful having you stay with us, and we sure enjoyed our time with you. Again, thank you for taking the time to write such a great review. We really appreciate it. Please come again soon!!!

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Five rooms, all with private bathrooms. Penthouse, best lake view with a queen. Blue/Yellow is a two room suite with a double, queen and 3 twins--private 1 1/2 bathrooms; Lakeview--has lake view!- with a king. Four with sitting rooms, tv/cable, AC, free wireless,refrigerators,indiv heat, robes, slippers, irons/boards,hairdryers. Paris & German on lower level, with private living room and kitchenette. Breakfast, of course, included--and lots of it! Scenic grounds with two level deck-lake views, covered patio & corner stone patio with lake view & fire pit. Location -- walking distance to lake-harbor-village of Watkins Glen-shopping. Nearby is golf-wineries-Watkins Glen State Park-Corning,Elmira & Ithaca. Friendly hosts make your visit wonderful--and we want you to come back! Fresh baked goodies 24/7, coffee, tea--every day. Guests have full use of the Inn 24/7. Our home is YOUR home away from home!Come see our beautiful and historic area, and see why our guests return year after year! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Lake Valley Legends Bed and Breakfast

Address: 115 North Glen Avenue, Watkins Glen, NY 14891
Region: United States > New York > Finger Lakes > Watkins Glen
Price Range: $187 - $213 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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“Higher rooms have better views”
 of 5 bubbles Alilasagna, 12 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Lakeview Suite & Penthouse Suite have great views of Seneca Lake.”
 of 5 bubbles 779annh, 1 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Penthouse has beautiful views of the lake & sunrise”
 of 5 bubbles 303meghannd, 2 Nov 2015 | Read review
“We've always stayed in the Lakeview Room but all look nice”
 of 5 bubbles 799ritak, 13 Sep 2015 | Read review
“We loved the Lakeview Room.”
 of 5 bubbles 694petes, 18 Aug 2015 | Read review
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