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Private Waterfront Campsite on Seneca Lake, for the Purists Among us
The price is $95 per night
1.05 mi from city center
5/5Exceptional! (2 reviews)
Lakeside tenting getaway

"What a great experience this was! Cheryl met us right as we arrived and couldn’t have been more welcoming in showing us around the property. The photos don’t do justice for Cheryl and Bill’s site on Seneca lake. It was very well maintained and you had access to their dock, fire ring and chairs and ..."…"

Reviewed on Sep 12, 2019

Private Waterfront Campsite on Seneca Lake, for the Purists Among us
Roe Summer Cottage, Suite C
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0.25 mi from city center
4.5/5Wonderful! (4 reviews)
Nice place, easy process

"Perfect for our needs, clean and well maintained"…"

Reviewed on Oct 16, 2019

Roe Summer Cottage, Suite C
144 S. Monroe St., Watkins Glen
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0.17 mi from city center
4.5/5Wonderful! (13 reviews)
Second time on this property. Great house. Very large and very clean.

"Easy process, great response time with questions. Easy in and easy out."…"

Reviewed on Dec 8, 2019

144 S. Monroe St., Watkins Glen
Cottage House With Incredible Lake View
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0.77 mi from city center
5/5Exceptional! (71 reviews)
What a charming comfortable lake house!!!

"I would highly recommend this rental. Very clean and comfortable. Julie thought of everything, from TP to paper towels. Linens were included and very compfy!! Everything was clearly marked. View was spectacular!!!"…"

Reviewed on Jun 27, 2020

Cottage House With Incredible Lake View
Spacious Sanctuary In The Heart Of Fingerlakes Wine Country
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0.22 mi from city center
4.9/5Exceptional! (11 reviews)
Great Finger Lakes getaway!

"Great first-floor apartment with lots of room and all the amenities. Beautiful location overlooking the town of Watkins Glen. An easy walk to downtown; minutes from State Park, wineries, and more. Definitely recommend!"…"

Reviewed on Sep 5, 2019

Spacious Sanctuary In The Heart Of Fingerlakes Wine Country
Cozy Starting off Point in the Heart of the Finger Lakes
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0.21 mi from city center
4.3/5Excellent! (3 reviews)
Would stay again

"I wold have given 5 stars if it wasn't for the check-in process. Only got door code a day b-4. Also 3:00 is a late check-in, but they were finished cleaning by 2:30 which helped a lot."…"

Reviewed on Nov 9, 2019

Cozy Starting off Point in the Heart of the Finger Lakes
Long House Manor B And B
3 out of 5
3137 Abrams Rd, Watkins Glen, NY
The price is $171 per night
2.45 mi from city center
4.3/5Excellent! (62 reviews)

"We loved the property and we plan on coming back for another stay in the near future. The view was wonderful, looking out over Seneca Lake. The staff (and owner Jim) were very pleasant and welcoming. Our room was warm and comfortable, not to mention spacious! Our only slightly negative comment is ..."…"

Reviewed on Nov 5, 2019

Long House Manor B And B
The Blackberry Inn Bed & Breakfast
4 out of 5
209 6th Street, Watkins Glen, NY
The price is $217 per night
0.19 mi from city center
4.9/5Exceptional! (108 reviews)

"Fabulous!! The Innkeepers were so kind and helpful and made the most incredible breakfast! David and Brian shared funny stories and gave us great winery and restaurant recommendations. Their dogs Toni and Moose made our stay feel so homey. Highly recommend this Inn!"…"

Reviewed on Mar 9, 2020

The Blackberry Inn Bed & Breakfast
Glen Motor Inn
2.5 out of 5
3380 State Route 14, Watkins Glen, NY
The price is $130 per night
1.36 mi from city center
3.9/5Good! (192 reviews)

"The hotel is clean and serves the basic needs , however it definitely could use some upgrades. No fridge, hairdryer or coffee makers in the rooms. The views of the lake are beautiful tho!!"…"

Reviewed on Jun 26, 2020

Glen Motor Inn
Longhouse Lodge Motel
2.5 out of 5
3625 State Route 14, Watkins Glen, NY
The price is $114 per night
2.39 mi from city center
3.4/5 (138 reviews)

"Comfortable. Easy in and out. Great location great buy for the money"…"

Reviewed on Feb 22, 2020

Longhouse Lodge Motel
The Anchor Inn and Marina
2.5 out of 5
3425 Salt Point Road, Watkins Glen, NY
The price is $113 per night
1.43 mi from city center
3.8/5Good! (97 reviews)

"Great location and good view of river, very friendly staff"…"

Reviewed on Oct 27, 2019

The Anchor Inn and Marina
The Chieftain Motel
2.5 out of 5
3815 Rt. 14, Watkins Glen, NY
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3.01 mi from city center
3.7/5Good! (38 reviews)

"Room was outdated but very clean. Had a good night's sleep. Host was very pleasant."…"

Reviewed on Oct 7, 2019

The Chieftain Motel
2 Bedroom Cottage with Beautiful Lake Views
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1.45 mi from city center
5/5Exceptional! (2 reviews)
New and clean

"The view this property has of Seneca Lake is amazing. The cottage we stayed in was clean and perfect for two couples. Would recommend this property to friends and family!"…"

Reviewed on Jun 26, 2020

2 Bedroom Cottage with Beautiful Lake Views
The Colonial Inn & Motel
2.5 out of 5
701 North Franklin St., Watkins Glen, NY
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $125 per night
0.16 mi from city center
3.6/5Good! (56 reviews)

"Convenient location. Close to attractions. Good price,room was clean ."…"

Reviewed on Feb 2, 2020

The Colonial Inn & Motel
New 2 Bedroom Cottage With Beautiful Lake Views
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1.45 mi from city center
4.4/5Wonderful! (14 reviews)
Beautiful views

"Nice and clean, the cottages are almost brand-new. Beautiful views on the lake incl sun rise... Convenient to get into town."…"

Reviewed on Jun 24, 2020

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Visiting Watkins Glen

Visitors to Watkins Glen are sure to enjoy the lakeside setting and wineries. Tourists can also enjoy the city's waterfalls and temples.

  • There are 33 hotels and other accommodations in Watkins Glen
  • The closest major airport is in Elmira, NY (ELM-Elmira - Corning Regional), 15 mi (24.2 km) from the city center
  • The next closest is in Ithaca, NY (ITH-Tompkins Regional), 26.3 mi (42.3 km) away

Sightseeing and Staying in Watkins Glen

The city's natural setting is picturesque, including the lakeside and Watkins Glen State Park. Wine tasting is one of the top activities, while Castel Grisch Winery, The Tasting Room, and Seneca Harbor are favorite sights to visit. Additionally, you might want to add Watkins Glen International to your agenda.

As you plan your holiday getaway, you'll find 33 hotels and other lodging options available to select from in Watkins Glen. These are top ones based on our user reviews:

  • The Blackberry Inn Bed & Breakfast - This 4-star bed & breakfast features free breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its quiet location and comfortable beds.
  • Hudson Manor Bed & Breakfast - This 3-star bed & breakfast features free breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking. Expedia customers like its breakfast and quiet location.

Dressing for Watkins Glen

  • Between January and March, you can expect average temperatures of 51°F during the day and 15°F at night
  • From April to June, the average during the day is 81°F, while the average at night is 28°F
  • July through September has daytime averages of 83°F with nighttime averages of 42°F
  • In October-December, you can expect daytime averages of 67°F and nighttime averages of 17°F
  • Watkins Glen gets about 36.30 inches of rain per year
  • Usually July and August are the hottest months with an average of 81°F, whereas January and February are often coldest, averaging 16°F

Frequently asked questions

Where is the best place to stay in Watkins Glen?
The Blackberry Inn Bed & Breakfast is a favorite with Expedia customers. This 4-star B&B offers free breakfast and free WiFi. It is located a short 8-minute walk from Watkins Glen State Park. Traveler reviews also recommend Lake Valley Legends B&B and Idlwilde Inn as top choices for your stay.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Watkins Glen, will I receive a refund?
Yes! Most room reservations are fully refundable if cancelled before the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which is often 24 or 48 hours before your check-in date. If you have a reservation that’s non-refundable, you might be able to still cancel and get a refund within 24 hours of booking. Add dates, click “Search”, then use the “free cancellation” filter to get the best deals in Watkins Glen.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip to Watkins Glen?
For additional details about rescheduling or cancelling your trip to Watkins Glen, click here.
What's the best pet-friendly place to stay in Watkins Glen?
Longhouse Lodge Motel is a top property for people traveling with their pets, and offers an outdoor pool and free WiFi for its human guests. Two other good options for you and your pet include The Anchor Inn and Marina and The Chieftain Motel.
Where is the best hotel to stay with easy access to Watkins Glen State Park?
Adjacent to Watkins Glen State Park, Arms at the Glen is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data, and this 3-star inn offers free WiFi and free parking. Other good choices within a short distance include The Blackberry Inn Bed & Breakfast and The Colonial Inn & Motel.
What about the best place to stay close to Watkins Glen International?
One of the top choices for your stay is The Falls Motel, located 3.8 mi (6.1 km) from Watkins Glen International, and this property offers free breakfast and a restaurant. Glen Motor Inn and Arms at the Glen are other good choices within 5 miles.
What are some accommodations with pools in Watkins Glen?
Long House Manor B And B is a popular 3-star B&B featuring a seasonal outdoor pool, free full breakfast, and free WiFi. A couple of other options that offer an onsite pool include Glen Motor Inn and Longhouse Lodge Motel.

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