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Artful Tiny House Nature Retreat

Artful Tiny House Nature Retreat

2 guests
1 bed
1 bath
2 guests
1 bed
1 bath

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Relax and enjoy life in a beautifully simple tiny house! Clad in cedar and bathed in sunshine, this 8-sided artistic retreat invites travelers to re-connect to nature. The Octagon is only 12 minutes from downtown Ithaca but a world away on 16 acres of field, forest, orchards and gardens.

Free parking on premises
Wireless Internet
Laptop friendly workspace
Sleeping arrangements
Common spaces
1 double bed
House Rules
No smoking
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events
Check-in is anytime after 4PM
Check out by 11AM

18 Reviews

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Amy-Lee User Profile
February 2018
Michelle and her place are delightful! The space is beautiful and welcoming. Michelle is available, helpful, and not intrusive. The area is quiet yet easily accessible. We took a brief hike (February is cold!) and are looking forward to returning in warmer weather to explore the …

Brian User Profile
January 2018
The Octagon was a perfect retreat for us. We went during the dead of winter with wind chills in the negative 20s, and it was a warm and cozy refuge after our daytime expeditions to Ithaca and the Finger Lakes. Michelle gave us great suggestions for restaurants and easily accommod…

Katie User Profile
January 2018
Our stay in Michelle's Octagon was lovely. The open concept, calm and warming interior decoration, and natural landscape are all perfect for folks in need of an escape. The amenities are stocked, the bed is comfortable, and the bathtub is a dream. We stayed at the Octagon in the …

Harmony User Profile
December 2017
The octagonal cabin was the perfect place for a peaceful retreat for my husband and I over the holidays. We adored taking long baths in the beautiful tub and looking out on the moonlit snow-covered field. We went for hikes each day on the protected lands adjacent to the property…

Alan User Profile
November 2017
The Octagon was amazing! It is very well made and furnished and had everything we needed plus so much more. The property was beautiful even in November but we're looking forward to visiting again in the summer so we can really experience all of the gardens (and eggs)!

Jeff User Profile
November 2017
Michelle's place was great. It was compact but had everything I needed. Check-in was easy and the place was left sparkling clean for me. My only negative was that the hot water was not very hot. Michelle said she was going to get a plumber to address this.
Michelle User Profile
Response from Michelle:
Indeed I have a plumber coming this week. The water will be hot hot hot (when that's what you want)!! Thanks again for coming!!
November 2017

Mike User Profile
November 2017
Our stay at the Octagon was better than expected. Excellent finish inside and well insulated. Short drive to everything; wineries, parks, and downtown Ithaca while still being away in secluded comfort We would most certainly stay here again next time we come up. Michelle was an…

Hosted by Michelle

Newfield Hamlet, New York, United StatesJoined in July 2012
Michelle User Profile
37 Reviews
Michelle is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are commited to providing great stays for guests.
I grew up on this land and know the area very well. I'm happy to offer information about wineries, museums, state parks, great restaurants and the local music scene. As a mom of two (ages 7 and 2 1/2) I'm especially hip to fabulous kid-friendly options in our area.
Languages: English, Français
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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