The SpaceTwo guest bedrooms are available to choose from on the lower level of our house. One has a Queen Bed, SmartTV and sitting area. The other has a Full bed, SmartTV, sitting area, and desk. There is a washer/dryer area and coffee/tea/snack bar set up for your convenience. You will have the whole downstairs area to yourselves with a private half bath. Anytime you'd like to shower you're welcome to use the SHARED full bathroom on the main level for showering. We always respect guest's privacy.
You are most welcome to use our kitchen anytime if you'd like to prepare a meal. We love to cook and would be happy to collaborate on a dish together! We provide a selection of coffee, teas, and snacks so guests can start the day with the warm beverage of their choice.
An outdoor patio is yours to enjoy morning coffee while planning your day's adventures or a relaxing drink at day's end. There is a Weber grill you're welcome to use. Guest AccessGuests are welcome to relax anywhere in our home. We have a small living room which we use most evenings to watch movies/sports/listen to music. You are welcome to come sit and join us... However, you will have the lower level of the house to yourselves with complete privacy. If you'd like to use the kitchen to prepare a meal, we'd be happy to share this space. Please let us know so we can make you comfortable here.
What We Provide: A clean, comfortable, very private bedroom with SmartTV, fresh, clean towels, shampoo and other essentials. Self-serve coffee/tea/water and snacks and a shared shower. Great proximity to Colgate...
There is an entrance on the side of the garage with direct entry to the downstairs. Interaction with GuestsWe enjoy the interaction and love to get to know our guests. We also understand your need for privacy. We want this to be your home away from home and can recommend things to do in the area. We appreciate hosting you... The NeighborhoodOur modest home is up a hilly quiet road, very private about .5 miles to campus. It is very walkable to Hamilton's vibrant downtown area which surrounds the Village Green with numerous restaurants, specialty shops, a movie theater, a live theatre house, coffee house, the Colgate Inn and the University Bookstore. Getting AroundParking is available at the house. Half mile walk to the Stadium and Colgate campus. A car is recommended for traveling to and from Hamilton from the metropolitan area. SYR Airport is 45 minutes away. Amtrak has a station in Utica, 30 minutes away. Car rentals are available in Syracuse and in Hamilton from the local Ford Dealer and on-campus Zip Cars for day trips. Colgate offers an On Demand Shuttle Service to the Syracuse airport. Please ask us for details.
Hamilton is within a four-hour drive of New York City, Montreal, Toronto, and Philadelphia; eight hours from Bangor, ME; seven hours from Detroit/Windsor and Toledo; six hours from Washington, DC and Portland, ME; five hours from Boston, Providence, Cleveland, and London, ON; three hours from Ottawa, Buffalo, Niagara Falls, One hour from Glimmerglass Opera Festival, Cooperstown, and Ithaca. One and a half hours from Albany. Other Things to NoteThe listed price is for 2 people using one room. If you are a party of 4 and want both rooms please enter the number of people in your inquiry and airbnb will adjust the price accordingly.
We recently moved to Hamilton and are leasing this house during our employment at Colgate. The owner has graciously allowed us to continue our airbnb hosting experience here. Our home at Glen Lake, NY hosted many guests over four years.
We occasionally offer the whole house for the Big 3 Colgate weekends.