|PLEASE READ CAREFULLY AND CHECK THE APPROPRIATE BOX BEFORE MAKING YOUR RESERVATION. Please call Cathy at 607-243-7770 or 607-316-0069 for any clarification of policy if needed. Groups should be sure that all members have read and understand the POLICY.|
POLICY - IMPORTANT: If you are making a reservation for others besides yourself, it is helpful to allow them to read the POLICY and fill in the comments section when reserving, make their own room choice, and input their own credit card information.
Payment-we accept cash, approved checks,debit cards, Visa, Mastercard, or Discover credit cards (non-rewards preferred).
No deposit is required to reserve non-group, normal bookings, however credit card information is necessary to secure a reservation and the total of charges for your stay including 8% sales plus 4% occupancy tax will be billed upon your departure.
Cancellations are accepted with a 10-day prior E-mailed and call-confirmed notice for normal bookings and a $35 booking fee (per room/per night) might be charged if another date is not chosen.
GROUPS reserving more than one room or suite must give a 14-day confirmed notice by E-mail and phone to request a cancellation without charges. If these dates are met no room cost will be charged, however, a $35 per night/per room booking fee will be charged for each individual booking.
IMPORTANT: Last minute reservations made within 7 days of the first night's stay will be FULLY CHARGED FOR THE ENTIRE RESERVATION, if cancelled.
The Innkeeper is present or available at all times.
No use of kitchen area by guests.
The staff will prepare only what is offered on the menu unless prior requests are made for dietary needs during the time of online reservation and noted in the "comments" box.
There is a laundromat within a couple of miles in town.
NO SMOKING or burning of candles anywhere in house or porches; smoking only on grounds away from buildings. NO exceptions will be made.
Reservations require a two-night minimum stay ON WEEKENDS from April to November unless otherwise noted. There is a 3-night minimum required stay for HOLIDAY OR EVENT WEEKENDS. Examples of this would be Watkins Glen race weekends, vintage car events, Memorial Day, July 4th, Labor Day, Wine Trail Events and other.
PLEASE CALL Cathy at 607-243-7770 or 607-316-0069 for possible exceptions and last minute booking requests. 1922 Starkey House is opened year round except for certain Innkeeper holidays.
We welcome adults and children over the age of 14.
We cannot invite pets to stay at the house or grounds. No Exceptions. We have two lovely cats that stay on the grounds outside are not allowed in any indoor guest areas.