Participating Hotels & Motels
Grayhaven Motel welcomes grapehounds and their owners! A lovingly restored vintage motor lodge on eleven acres, Grayhaven offers classic and spacious mid-century rooms as well as fully equipped cottages and suites with kitchenettes. Reserve at www.grayhavenmotel.com and use code grapehound21 when booking online.
No pet fee
Hampton Inn is among our most pet-friendly hotels. They are in Ithaca near a big Wegman's supermarket and a Walmart. No limit on number of dogs. A rural, easy 22 mile drive to the winery. Closer than Waterloo or Geneva by 15+ miles.
Catharine Cottages Montour Falls
Four identical, modest sized 16 x 14 dog-friendly cottages along a creek near Montour Falls. Covered porch, double bed, refrig., micro-wave, barbecue grill. No pet fees. They love doggies! Reserve early.
There are six of these unique A-frame cottages, each with a full kitchen, a second floor loft with a queen bed, and a sofa sleeper on the first floor. Pet fees waived. Contact Rico by phone or email for rates and mention Grapehounds.
Dog Friendly B & B’s
Bed and Brunch
No pet fees for Grapehounds
Tillinghast Manor is located conveniently on the Seneca Lake Wine Trail and 15 miles from Catherine Valley Winery where the main events will be held. Under new ownership, Tillinghast Manor has been extensively updated. We have four pet friendly rooms all with private bathrooms. You can walk your retired athletes on our two acres of property and sit by the fire in the evening. We are waiving pet fees for Grapehound participants. Also, if you call us directly, we will provide you with a special discounted rate.
3934 Tichenor Rd.
Book through AirBnB.com
Windswept farms is located close to all the east shore Seneca Lake wineries such as Hazlett and Tickle Hill. It offers a two-bedroom accommodation, one king, one queen, two singles in a barn. Rates depend upon number of guests. Sleeps up to 6 adults. Pet fee waived.
KOA Watkins Glen-Watkins Glen
This KOA is located about five miles south of the village of Watkins Glen on Route 414. 13 cottages and 18 cabins available sleeping 4-6 people. They do not allow dogs in the cabins with bathrooms. (We tried to explain to them that our greyhounds don't use their bathrooms...) This is more a fancy camp resort and less a traditional campground.
Very close to Damiani Wine cellars and Finger Lakes Distilling
Sececa Sol is a new type of accommodation...a luxury camping experience they call "Glamping." They offer several large walk-in "safari" tents on 25 acres of forest land with hard floors and full furnishings like beds and dressers inside. All the tents are served by a large bath house with private showers and sinks with towels and amenities. Now offering a 3 BR, 2 bath guest house; also offering The Fox Den, a studio suite. Breakfast provided. Nightly campfires at dusk!
Sned Acres Campground
Campsites, rental RV trailers and cabins available at Sned Acres
Beautiful campground, nice people. Lots of walking area. Two cabins come with sink and toilet. New RV rentals available. No pet fees! About 3 miles from Ovid, Sned is close to east shore participating wineries and some Cayuga wineries like Hosmer.
Smith Memorial Park Campground
5303 Park Ave.
A hidden gem for smaller RV’s; small campground on the lake just north of Catharine Valley! In the middle of East Shore wineries! 30 foot max, 25 ft typical, tent sites available. Water and electric. No full hookup.
Not open until later spring.