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Places to Stay

Stay, Dine, Celebrate!

When looking for Finger Lakes accommodations, Cayuga County has some of the most beautiful getaways in the region.

The City of Auburn, in the heart of Cayuga County and the Finger Lakes, is a hotel hub, with the full-service Holiday Inn, the Hilton Garden Inn, and the limited-service Inn at the Finger Lakes being the largest hotel properties. Several privately owned hotels and motels can also be found in Auburn, NY.

In addition to hotels, Auburn also offers luxurious B&Bs and inns, such as the historic Springside Inn, which has been serving visitors since 1919.

Whether you’re looking for full-service hotels, quaint bed & breakfasts, historic inns or campgrounds, Cayuga County’s communities, including Auburn, Fair Haven, and Aurora, have something to suit your taste and lifestyle. If your ideal vacation includes sleeping under a cozy down comforter or waking up under the stars, you can find it here.

Cayuga County’s central location in the Finger Lakes Region and proximity to Syracuse, Rochester, and Ithaca make us a popular meeting location. Our conference facilities can accommodate groups of up to 600 people for meetings, banquets, and trade shows.

Many Finger Lakes hotels, inns, and bed & breakfasts offer special getaway packages. Group tour packages are also available. For other lodging options, including cabins, cottages, and private rooms, visit

Hilton Garden Inn

Nestled in the heart of the Finger Lakes Region​, our Auburn hotel is 40 minutes west of Syracuse and 75 minutes east of Rochester. The Finger Lakes Region offers outdoor recreation and award-winning wineries on the Cayuga Lake Wine Trail. Explore the Ward W. O’Hara Agricultural Museum​ or shop at Waterloo Premium Outlets. ​Enjoy complimentary WiFi​, ​a fitness center​ , a ​heated indoor pool​​, and ​a 24-hour business center.

Inns of Aurora

Enjoy a resort experience like no other at Inns of Aurora. Enjoy gracious lodging at five intimate and distinctive inns throughout the picturesque Village of Aurora in Cayuga County, NY. The inns strike a perfect balance of historic charm and modern luxury.

Holiday Inn

Just off Routes 5 & 20 and near Owasco Lake, we make it easy to get to the businesses and popular attractions in the Finger Lakes, NY, area. We’re within walking distance of the historic Seward House and Willard Memorial Chapel and only minutes from Merry-Go-Round Playhouse, Waterloo Premium Outlets, and the Cayuga Lake Wine Trail.

Pleasant Beach Hotel

Bring your family and friends and enjoy the Pleasant Beach Hotel overlooking Little Sodus Bay, just two nautical miles from the blue waters of Lake Ontario and walking distance to the village of Fair Haven. Stay in one of our beautifully appointed rooms with private baths, a friendly casual atmosphere, and a restaurant and bar open seasonally. Dock and dine with us and enjoy our facilities with overnight slips to enjoy your evenings carefree.

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