We are delighted to introduce The Blackberry Inn Guest House located next door to The Blackberry Inn Bed & Breakfast. We are delighted to offer our guest two unique brands to meet your lodging needs in Historic Watkins Glen.
The Guest House sleeps 6 people comfortable but can accomidate up to 10 guests.
Front Living Room / Reading / Game Room
Open Concept Family / Dining / Kitchen Room
Washer / Dryer
Central Heat / Air
First Floor Bathroom / Shower
Second Floor Bathroom / Shower Stall
Back Deck / Grill / Table
Off Street Parking
RENTAL CONTRACT TERMS & CONDITIONS
GOOD NEIGHBORS: The Blackberry Inn Guest House is located in a residential area of the Village of Watkins Glen. We offer the perfect location for your families Finger Lakes getaway. We are just two blocks from Franklin and Fourth Street which is the heart of our business and entertainment district. We are just a short walk to the Watkins Glen State Park, Seneca Lake Harbor, the shops eateries, galleries and night life on Franklin Street in Historic Watkins Glen. We ask that our guest be good neighbors and be considerate of all of our neighbors in all you do when renting The Blackberry Inn Guest House. All renters are subject to Local Law #1 of 2014 “Noise Control Law” and New York State Penal Law 240.20 “Disorderly Conduct”
Local Law # 1 of 2014 Village of Watkins Glen. Please refer to the Village of Watkins Glen Website, www.watkinsglen.us, Document Libraries on the top bar, Local Laws, 2014 Local Law 1 “Noise Control”.
New York State Penal Law 240.20 “Disorderly Conduct”: A person is guilty of disorderly conduct when, with intent to cause public inconvenience, annoyance or alarm, or recklessly creating a risk thereof: He engages in fighting or in violent, tumultuous or threatening behavior; or He makes unreasonable noise; or In a public place, he uses abusive or obscene language, or makes an obscene gesture; or without lawful authority, he disturbs any lawful assembly or meeting of persons; or He obstructs vehicular or pedestrian traffic; or He congregates with other persons in a public place and refuses to comply with a lawful order of the police to disperse; or He creates a hazardous or physically offensive condition by any act which serves no legitimate purpose. Disorderly conduct is a violation.
GUEST HOUSE RENTAL FEES: Guest house rental fees are subject a 4% Schuyler County occupancy tax. A Certificate of Authority to collect tax is posted in the front sitting room in The Blackberry Inn Guest House.
MINIMUM AGE / RENTERS RESPONSIBILITY / LIABILITIES: Renters must be over the age of 21. The renting adult will be responsible for the actions of all guests staying at The Blackberry Inn Guest House. The renters will be responsible for any and all damages to the house. Renters will be subject to all local laws.
TAX EXEMPT ORGANIZATIONS- Renters requesting to be exempt from Schuyler County Occupancy tax must complete a ST-119.2-1 Certificate completed by your organization.
OCCUPANCY: The Blackberry Inn Guest House can accommodate a maximum of 6 guests. Two guests per guest room.
MINIMUM STAY REQUIREMENT: The Blackberry Inn Guest House will require a 2-night minimum stay on all rental reservations made and a 2, 3 or 4-night minimum stay on holidays, event, and race weekends.
RENTAL RESERVATIONS / PAYMENT IN FULL: The Blackberry Inn Guest house will require payment in full when making your reservation. The Blackberry Inn Guest House accepts VISA, MasterCard, and Discover cards. All deposit refunds are subject to a 10% processing fee to include credit card and administrative costs. Refunds can take up to 30 days to process.
CLEANING FEE: The Blackberry Inn Guest House will charge a $140.00 cleaning fee including state & local taxes. Guest are required to leave The Blackberry Inn Guest House broom swept clean. All garbage should be removed and thrown in the trash bins in the driveway at The Blackberry Inn Bed & Breakfast next door. The refrigerator / freezer should be left clean and empty. Please note that the Village of Watkins Glen recycles plastic, glass and cardboard. Please use the recycle bin in the kitchen for all glass, plastic and cardboard. The Village does not recycle aluminum. All recycling should be placed in the recycle bins in the driveway at The Blackberry Inn Bed & Breakfast next door.
CANCELLATIONS OTA BOOKINGS: Home Away and Expedia bookings and their partners are subject to the terms defined when booking the reservations. All OTA bookings are booked with advanced payment and are non-refundable.
CANCELLATIONS: The Blackberry Inn Guest House will require a 60-day notice on all cancellations on bookings. Cancellations must be received in writing via email. Cancellations made with less than 60 days to the arrival date will be charged your entire stays guest house rental fee. Please take your email conformation and forward it back to us requesting that we cancel your reservation.
CHECK-IN: 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM: Please check in at the Blackberry Inn Bed & Breakfast, next door at 209 6th Street, Watkins Glen, NY 14891. We can
accommodate late Check-Ins with advanced notification. Please let us know when making your reservations what your estimated arrival time will be. Please Text us at 607-703-9400 if you will be running
GUARANTEE NO SHOW: Guarantee no shows will be charged your entire stays rental fee and Schuyler County Occupancy Tax.
CHECK OUT: 10:00 AM - Please check out at the Blackberry Inn Bed & Breakfast, next door at 209 6th Street, Watkins Glen, NY 14891. Please note that if the keys are not returned at checkout there will be a $50.00 key replacement fee.
EARLY DEPARTURES: There will be no refunds for early departures.
ALCOHOL: Wine Glasses and corkscrews are available if you choose to enjoy a bottle of wine that you have purchased from one of our local wineries. We ask that you and your party drink responsibly. Enjoy!
SMOKING – The Blackberry Inn Guest House is A SMOKE FREE ENVIRONMENT. Smoking is not allowed anywhere in the guest house. In the event that there is evidence of smoking you will be charged a $350.00 deep cleaning fee.
OPEN FIRES – Open fires are NOT PERMITTED on the Blackberry Inn Guest House property. A gas grill is available on the back deck for guest to use.
PETS – Pets are NOT ALLOWED at The Blackberry Inn Guest House. In the event that there is evidence of pets in the guest house you will be charged a $350.00 deep cleaning fee.
PARKING – We offer on-site tandem parking for three cars in the driveway. Street parking is available. It is the renter (s) responsibility to adhere to all local laws and signage when parking on the Village of Watkins Glen streets.
CHILDREN- The Blackberry Inn Guest House can accommodate families traveling with children over the age of 12. Please note the maximum occupancy at the Blackberry Inn Guest House is 6 people regardless of age.
EMERGENCY CONTACT- Please note that staff is available 24 hours to assist you with any emergency or concerns. Please call or text Brian Eslinger or David Hertel for assistance. Brian Eslinger – Cell: 607-703-9400 David Hertel: Cell: 607-703-9401. In the event of a fire or medical emergency please dial 911.