Behind the scenes at the Inns of Aurora

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A Taste of Summer

Bryan Peck // 26 May 2017

The Finger Lakes — eleven glacial lakes, surrounded in soil farmed by some of our nation’s best growers, innovators, and producers. From when the first European settlers found an abundance…

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One Must-See Town in the Finger Lakes

Bryan Peck // 18 May 2017

Just an hour and ten-minute drive from Aurora, Watkins Glen claims the southern tip of Seneca Lake and is a perfect day trip during your stay in Aurora. With a…

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The Fitness Center: A Sneak Peek

Bryan Peck // 17 May 2017

Our wellness offerings at the Loft are expanding this May with a new fitness center! Available for overnight guests 24 hours a day, the fitness center offers expansive windows for…

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Fargo Patio

Cinco de Fargo

Bryan Peck // 3 May 2017

It may technically be spring, but it’s summertime at the Fargo Bar & Grill. Our outdoor furniture has already found its way back to our secluded patio and we’re…

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Bicycles are Back!

Bryan Peck // 1 May 2017

It’s that time of year again — time to get outside, feel the cool summer breeze, and savor the smell of fresh-cut grass. Needless to say, our Mozie bicycles are…

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Golfing Around Cayuga Lake

Bryan Peck // 24 April 2017

Greens are being groomed and fairways are being feathered; golf season is upon us. Each no more than a half-hour drive from Aurora, these must-see courses around Cayuga Lake offer …

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Summer Hideaways

Alex Schloop // 20 April 2017

Summer in Aurora brings long, sunshine-filled days perfect for getting out on the water, tasting wine from nearby vineyards, and driving around the lake with the windows down. Yet sometimes …

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Celebrate in Style

Five Ways to Celebrate Love in Aurora

Alex Schloop // 19 December 2016

Strolling hand-in-hand, relaxing with a luxurious couples massage, sharing an intimate meal in front of our dining room’s roaring fire — Aurora has everything you need to make Valentine’s Day…

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A Message to American Girls

Alex Schloop // 11 November 2016

Many of you know that the Inns of Aurora was the visionary idea of Pleasant Rowland, inspired by her love of this tiny historic village where she went to Wells

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A dish from the Inn's 2013 Spanish Tapas Dinner.

Sharing and Pairing — the Delight of Tapas

Laura Coburn // 7 October 2016

I recently captured some time with the frenetic Patrick Higgins, Executive Chef of the Inns of Aurora. Chef Patrick rarely sits still, so I was grateful he was willing to…

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