Lancaster, NY 14086
Innkeepers: Audrey Keysa
Region: Greater Niagara
|About the Area: About ten miles away in Buffalo, there are a multitude of architectural gems including Frank Lloyd Wrights Darwin Martin House and Greycliff, the Richardson Towers, Sullivans Guaranty Building, the Allbright-Knox Art Gallery, the Shea Buffalo Theater and numerous other theaters and restaurants.
A few miles to the north is the antique shoppers area of Clarence and to the south is East Aurora which is famous as the home of the Roycroft and Fisher-Price Toys.
About twenty-five miles to the north is Niagara Falls and Niagara-on-the-lake, Ontario. To the east is the recreated village known as the Genesee Country Museum and Letchworth State Park. About ninety miles to the south is the Chautauqua Institute.
Inn Description: Located in an elegant 1891 Queen Anne-style Victorian home, this beautiful property was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1999. Within a local historic district, it is about one block from the magnificently restored Lancaster Opera House that dates to 1894. Plays, musicals and other entertainment are offered here year-round. The house is furnished with antiques and reproduction furniture. It is entirely air-conditioned, and all rooms have private baths or showers. There are wood-burning fireplaces in the living room and in the dining room. A large front porch beckons visitors to stop and rest. Entirely refurbished prior to opening in 2004, there is all new electric and plumbing in each of the guest rooms.
In front of the house, there are beautiful flowers from early spring to fall. There are many large old trees on the property and one young sassafras tree. The backyard slopes down to Plumb Bottom Creek where Steelhead trout can be seen spawning in March.
Number of Rooms: 5
Rooms Description: There is one suite with a sitting room, bedroom and a porch. In addition there are four other rooms. By closing a door in the hallway, two rooms can become suites as well. The two rooms on the third floor can also become a suite by closing a door. All rooms have their own private bath or shower.
Amenities: Full Breakfast / Non Smoking / Air Conditioned / Accommodates Children / Accommodates Meetings and or Conferences / Accommodates Weddings / Bike Friendly
Specials: One Block from Lancaster Opera House (Musical Theatre Packages Available)
Rate Information: $95-$125
Area Links of Interest:
1896 Lancaster Opera House