10 Best Airbnb Vacation Rentals Near Canandaigua Lake, New York

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Canandaigua Lake, the fourth largest among the Finger Lakes of New York State, measures 15.5 miles (24.9 kilometers) long and 1-mile (1.6 kilometers) wide. It provides 70,000 residents with drinking water and is home to Squaw Island, one of the only two islands on Finger Lakes. It’s New York’s littlest Fish and Wildlife Management area and one of the rare places where oncolites (water biscuits) thrive. Tourists can rent a kayak, water bike, or canoe and paddle their way to the island. On the northern shores of the lake are the summer houses of millionaires. Drop by and see why Humphrey Bogart, the popular movie actor of Casablanca, spent several summers on this lake. Enjoy your holidays like a celebrity, and book one from our list of the 10 best Airbnb vacation rentals near Canandaigua Lake, New York.

1. Lakeside rental near downtown Canandaigua (from USD 850)

This modern rental is in a woody area near the lake, just 15 minutes away from Naples and downtown Canandaigua. This massive 3-story home has 5 spacious rooms with enough beds to host 10 guests. The pinewood interiors feature vaulted ceilings, tall bay windows, and country-style accents. The main level contains a fully kitted-out kitchen, a dining area, a sunroom, a huge living room, and a boat room. The upper floor features four other bedrooms with different names and motif but all with a private bathroom. The lower level contains the rec room, laundry, and utility room. Outside is a path to the boathouse with a dock and a fire pit. Do note that the pontoon boat with a golf cart is not included in the rental.

Birch Lodge on Canandaigua Lake
Canandaigua, New York, United States
14 reviews
Entire house 6 Beds 5 Bedrooms 5 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
beds were ultra comfy and loved the private bathrooms
Cleanliness:
very clean photos match the actual space
Host:
the hosts are quick to reply and meg is a wonderful and thoughtful host
meg was very communicative and provided us with some great local recommendations
Location:
the location was perfect on the quieter side of the lake
paying extra money for a place like this is worth it
it was secluded and super quiet
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2. Secluded house overlooking Canandaigua Lake (from USD 436)

Just 15 minutes from Bristol Mountain, you will find this exclusive 5-bedroom mansion overlooking Canandaigua Lake. The 6-acre (2.4-hectare) property is surrounded by woods and edged by a winding gully with hiking trails. The 2-level home has a modern design and chic furnishings that host up to 10 guests. The cozy living room with a stone fireplace is adjacent to the dining area and chef’s kitchen. Enjoy soaking in the hot tub on the wide deck, swimming in the outdoor pool, or warming up around a fire pit with breathtaking lake and mountain views. On the property is a glamping tent with a porch and potbelly stove. Though isolated, you have easy access to beer and wine tours, golf greens, and boating.

Perfect secluded ski house, lake views, hot tub
Canandaigua, New York, United States
21 reviews
Entire house 6 Beds 5 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:
the cleanliness was 10/10 i felt completely comfortable with that aspect
i traveled with kids and the space was comfortable and well cleaned for them as well
the beds were very comfortable and the space was extremely clean
the house is very spacious and well kept
Host:
she was quick to respond and very helpful
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3. Luxurious condo retreat (from USD 145)

This spacious condo in Bristol Harbour Community boasts contemporary interior design. The open layout features a fully equipped kitchen, living room, and dining table for four. Sliding doors open to a balcony where guests can enjoy breathtaking views of the nearby hills and lake as they grill barbecues on the side. The bedroom comes with a king bed and a sofa bed that can sleep up to four guests. For a luxurious stay, guests are provided with free Wi-Fi, cable TV, candlelight, fireplace, air-conditioning, heating, and a hot water bath with a shower. Guests have access to the private beach.

Canandaigua Lakefront Retreat
Canandaigua, New York, United States
38 reviews
Entire condominium 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
a very stylish and comfortable place with a lovely view of the lake
the balcony was the best part as it looks over the lake and is set up very cozy
beautiful home perfect place for a relaxing cozy weekend
Cleanliness:
everything was great the place was very clean and very welcoming
absolutly beautiful place to stay so clean comfortable and hreat location
the condo was sparkling clean and filled with all sorts of small touches that made it special
it is very well decorated extremely clean and has everything you need and more
the condo was very clean and the view was amazing
Host:
diana is a very thoughtful host
Location:
i would definitely book this location again thank you diane
diane’s place provides a great wow factor as soon as you walk in
we enjoyed hiking in both ontario park and grimes glen park
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4. Cozy cabin with a swimming pool (from USD 228)

The property is near Naples and Canandaigua’s shops, wineries, farmer’s markets, craft breweries, and scenic spots. Set on 14 acres (5.6 hectares) of land, this dwelling is part of a homestead that was built in the 1880s. The private two-story cottage sleeps four guests with its fold-out sofa in the living room and double bed in the loft-style master’s bedroom. It comes with a fully equipped kitchen, four-seater dining table, a living room with two cozy sofas, and one-and-a-half baths. It has a front porch, a rear deck for grilling, and a seating and campfire area. Guests have access to the outdoor pool and hiking and biking trails. It’s great for family weekends or when you just want to hibernate.

Cozy Cottage on 14 Acres Near Canandaigua Lake
Canandaigua, New York, United States
104 reviews
Entire cottage 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the little house was perfect beautiful quiet updated amenities very comfortable
"the little house was perfect beautiful quiet updated amenities very comfortable
absolutely beautiful property with a lovely pool and walking trails
the pool was spotless nice and loaded with chairs loungers and even a picnic table
another favorite feature was the full kitchen and grill we made steak our first night
Cleanliness:
charming house that is spotlessly clean and thoughtful little touches
the place was sparkling clean and had thoughtful touches left and right
a wonderful stay at this clean cozy cottage
neat and clean with lots of little personal touches
i am happy to say that every inch of the space is clean and inviting
Host:
shona is a great host
shona was attentive and kind
shona is the perfect host
the owner is super responsive to any questions or concerns
shona is definitely a great host
Location:
the location is beautiful and peaceful
it’s a nice location
conveniently located to town and still feels like you have your own park
conveniently located to town and still feels like you have your own park
the little house is such a cute and quaint place to stay very close to the lake
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5. Elegant loft-style cabin near Bristol Harbour Lodge (from USD 154)

This elegant loft-style cabin, which is surrounded by tall trees, offers a modern country-style atmosphere for four guests. The living room on the main floor features soft leather sofas for lounging while watching TV. Enjoy picturesque lake views from the floor-to-ceiling windows and from the wide exterior deck. The loft bedroom features a double bed, a small laptop desk, and a half bath. The main bedroom comes with a queen bed and ensuite bathroom. It’s near Bristol Harbour Lodge, golf courses, restaurants, and tennis courts.

Windsong Lodge-Canandaigua Lake at BristolHarbour
Canandaigua, New York, United States
107 reviews
Entire guest suite 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
beds were very comfortable and the amenities were great
the beds were very comfortable and the kitchenette just the right size
the house is very comfortable beautiful and modern as described
very comfortable space and a perfect size for the two of us
the space is clean and has nice views from the living room
Cleanliness:
very clean and chi
very clean and quite
place was clean and well kept
the space was clean comfortable and peaceful
the inside space is very clean modern and cozy
Host:
the owners were responsive when we had questions and easy to reach
he is a great host
he was very responsive if we had any questions
micheal was a great host and was responsive
he was also helpful in giving directions to the lodge when gps didn’t work
Location:
comfortable stay plus a good location
the location was just perfect for us
the location was quiet and perfect for what we wanted a relaxing getaway
we really enjoyed our stay at michael’s place
we had a wonderful stay at michael’s place
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6. Newly renovated home with an old-world charm (from USD 150)

This family home is just five minutes to Canandaigua Lake and seven minutes by car to Canandaigua downtown, Roseland Waterpark, CMAC, wineries, and microbreweries. Though newly remodeled, it has retained its old-world charm with its vintage furniture. The bungalow accommodates six guests comfortably with its three spacious bedrooms and two-and-a-half bathrooms. A furnished covered porch is excellent for relaxing with outdoor views. Indoors is a cozy living room warmed by a gas fireplace and a fully stocked kitchen with a dining area. Enjoy modern comforts such as free Wi-Fi, flat-screen TVs, heating, hot water, air-conditioning, and laundry equipment. Free breakfast and parking are provided.

“Whiteway” Our Cozy Home by Canandaigua Lake
Canandaigua, New York, United States
68 reviews
Entire house 4 Beds 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
they have a well stocked kitchen new washer dryer and a great comfortable house
loved the brand new kitchen and bathrooms and the homey decor punctuated with a few vintage furnishings
5 bathrooms was amazing for our group of 4
lake access within walking distance great kitchen space and grill beautiful porch and the 2
in addition they have washer/dryer and bob was kind enough for us to use it for laundry
Cleanliness:
very clean and spacious property
everything was spotless and super clean
beautiful place - exceptionally clean and very cozy
great space clean and so homey
place was super clean much appreciated
Host:
she is a great host
thank you sue for being a great host
sue is an amazing host who responds quickly to any questions or concerns
sue was a lovely host and we absolutely loved the space
sue is truly a super host
Location:
great location close to everything
it’s located very close to cmac which was awesome
close to town and many other adventures
the location is excellent close to the beaches and the lake
location wise you can easily walk to a nice restaurant and walk to get nice lake views
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7. Charming beach house with a play yard (from USD 82)

This delightful home is spacious enough for a small family with kids. It’s newly renovated in a private gated community near the beach. The fenced-in yard features a cute little playhouse for the kids. Use the bikes and wagon in the storage shed for short trips to the beach. The two cozy bedrooms have thick-cushioned beds for four guests to sleep comfortably. The living room features a gas fireplace and a futon that opens to a bed for extra sleeping space. Cook meals in the galley kitchen and share them with your family in the adjacent dining area. Enjoy great outdoor views on the patio and upper deck.

Maiden Lane Charm
Canandaigua, New York, United States
102 reviews
Entire house 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
appreciated the addition of a free-standing air conditioning unit
on her table where beautiful welcoming flowers hand picked sunflowers with a welcoming letter
you can expect a beautiful view and a very comfortable stay
appreciate the nice touches we discovered over time like a hammock in the shade and kitchen essentials
the beds were comfortable one firm and one soft
Cleanliness:
very clean and comfortable bed
everything was super clean and cute
clean detailed thoughtful and quick to respond
the house was super clean quaint with super added special touches
great place to stay very charming and clean and would definitely stay again
Host:
joni is a wonderful host
joni was an exceptional host and a kind compassionate person
she was such a hospitable host and very responsive
joni was a pleasure and very kind
joanie was more then a fabulous host
Location:
cute little place near enough to downtown canandaigua
super convenient location and cute little place
the house was super cute and in a good location
great location with many thoughtful touches
joan’s place is super cute and comfortable
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8. Beautiful cottage with a large deck and dock (from USD 332)

This property offers a huge lakefront retreat, perfect for group getaways and families. There are enough beds in the main house and bunkhouse to fit 12 guests. The main house features a huge kitchen, a living room, dining room, a full bathroom, a covered patio, and a deck. To the left is the bunkhouse that provides additional bunk beds and a bathroom. The bunkhouse has huge picture windows and a sitting room for relaxation. You can access the deck and dock or sit on loungers by the patio area beside the lake. Borrow the kayak and paddle around the lake.

Canandaigua Lake Cottage & Bunk House on the Lake
Rushville, New York, United States
8 reviews
Entire cottage 11 Beds 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Host:
the hosts were extremely responsive and prompt in all communications
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9. Lovely country home on a deer farm

The lovely country home is on a 25-acre (10-hectare) working farm near Canandaigua Lake, restaurants, beaches, and wineries. It has a fish pond, swimming pool, and a deer pen. Here, you get to see farm animals roaming freely on the property. This two-story A-frame comes with balconies on the front and back of the house and a deck patio with garden views. The cozy country-style interiors feature a U-shaped kitchen with bar counters and a living room warmed by a fireplace. There are three bedrooms with enough beds for five guests and one-and-a-half baths. Guests are free to mingle with animals, go trekking, and fish in the pond.

Whitetail Deer Farm of Canandaigua Lake
Rushville, New York, United States
233 reviews
Entire cabin 5 Beds 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
comfortable beds fully equipped
the sleeping arrangements were very comfortable and clean
plenty of room and nicely set up with extras
the couches and bed were comfortable and we took a really nice nature walk around the property
from the animals to the land itself the whole experience was comfortable and enlightening
Cleanliness:
super clean & inviting
the house was clean and comfy
lovely house -- very clean and well-decorated
the house was clean and comfortable
the house was clean charming and cozy
Host:
she was a wonderful host
the owner is very responsive
she was super responsive and friendly
heather is such a great host
heather is always an amazing host and makes you feel so welcome
Location:
location is perfect
the location is convenient with lots of near by restaurants but far enough away to enjoy the quiet
it’s in a beautiful location
beautiful location just far enough outside of town to be restful and quiet but still convenient
close to the conveniences and entertainments of canandaigua but also the peacefulness of being in the woods
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10. Beach house with lake access

The Crystal Beach House is perfect for a family of six. It sits on a huge property surrounded by trees overlooking the lake. It’s a short walk to a shared beach, the park, restaurants, shops, and five minutes by car to CMAC. The huge bungalow has clean, pastel-colored interiors with two huge bedrooms and four beds to sleep six guests. It’s equipped with a warm and welcoming living room, a dining room that seats six, and a fully stocked kitchen. Modern comforts such as air-conditioning, TV, indoor fireplace, Wi-Fi, hot water, and free on-site parking complete your cozy stay here.

Crystal Beach House with Lake Access
Canandaigua, New York, United States
203 reviews
Entire house 4 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the furniture was comfortable and it was nice to relax here
beds comfortable would definitely would stay here again
beautiful place the decorations and furnishings were clean updated and very comfortable
Cleanliness:
very clean and comfortable place
very clean very comfortable
super clean and awesome space
super clean and decorated with some unique finds
place was clean exactly what we expected
Host:
steven is such a great host easy to communicate
they are absolutely fantastic hosts
steven was responsive and everything was as expected
fantastic place wonderful host and would stay again
steve is a great host quick to respond and easy to work with
Location:
this is a cute house with a nice location
great quiet location near the lake
great location lovely short walk to the lake an park
overall the location was excellent
good location for wine and brewery adventures
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Amazing homestays near "the chosen spot”

Conveniently located near the lake, these rentals offer more than just a pleasant view of the waters. If you want to enjoy outdoorsy activities and be near the conveniences of the city, then choose one of the 10 best Airbnb vacation rentals near Canandaigua Lake, New York. You will have such a wonderful experience here!

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