1 Lakeview Avenue
Watkins Glen, NY 14891
The Idlwilde Inn is considered to be the unparalleled “Crown Jewel” of 19th century architecture in the Finger Lakes. The 18 room Victorian mansion on 2.5 sweeping acres was built in 1892 and retains a character of exquisite craftsmanship from an earlier era.
Idlwilde Inn offers guests a private and secluded atmosphere with stunning views of Seneca Lake only a short walk from historical downtown Watkins Glen. The ideal location offers immediate access to exciting activities including Finger Lakes wineries, Watkins Glen International Raceway, Watkins Glen State Park and Gorge, the Finger Lakes National Forest & numerous activities on Seneca Lake.