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Holiday Décor

Each December, Aurora transforms into snow globe of holiday cheer. Take a sneak peek at the highlights below, and book your stay in Aurora this December to experience the magic for yourself!
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The Inns of Aurora Nature Trail

Completed in 2020, the Inns of Aurora Nature Trail gives guests a whole new way to experience the landscape surrounding the Village of Aurora. We've collected some of our favorite highlights that guests can enjoy along the trail.
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Heart & Hands Wine Company

In 2007, Susan and her husband Tom founded Heart & Hands Wine Company in Union Springs, one of the first Finger Lakes wineries on the East Shore of Cayuga Lake.
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Gratitude

Gratitude is a place for nearlyweds to gather with their attendants and prepare for their wedding: light-filled, comfortable, and welcoming for wedding parties of up to 14 guests.
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Letterpress Printing with Rob LoMascolo

If you want to understand the amazing work that Rob Lomascolo does at his one-man letterpress studio in Aurora, New York, there is one story that perfectly encapsulates his work: the printing of Sonnet 117.
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Wellness through Adversity

Beginning a wellness practice can seem impossible when it feels like things are falling apart. Yet, with the proper approach, we can use the weight of these circumstances to strengthen ourselves.

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COVID-19 Updates

Like most of you, we have been keeping a close eye on the developments surrounding COVID-19 and we fully understand the need for flexibility in travel arrangements.
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Murder Mystery Dinner

It’s 1987, and the graduating class of the prestigious Gladstone Preparatory Academy have gathered to celebrate their senior prom.
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Working with a Wedding Planner FAQ

The right wedding planner can create the wedding of your dreams, and our Wedding Planner FAQ has all of the tips for getting the most out of your planning.
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Ayurveda and New Year’s Resolutions

For many people, January and the New Year bring thoughts of turning over a new leaf, or resolving to change a habit, or in some cases start something totally new.
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Winter Holidays in Aurora NY

With snow falling gently on the shores of Cayuga Lake and warmth glowing from the fireplaces, the winter holidays in Aurora are magical.
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Zabriskie House: Historic Home Renovation

Every staircase has its own rhythm and melody. Some staircases march; some float; some amble along, and some climb energetically. Like a song, a staircase is greater than the sum of its parts, each of which have to be well-produced and joined harmoniously together.
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Aurora NY: The Zabriskie’s Architectural Legacy

Louise Zabriskie wanted to bring her sons home. It was the beginning of a new century and a tumultuous time in American history. In 1901, at 65 years old, Louise had just gone through the second of two presidential assassinations in her lifetime. Lincoln’s murder after the nightmare of the Civil War had been horrible enough; now, President McKinley had been shot in Buffalo, New York—only two days by stagecoach from Louise’s home in Aurora, practically in her own backyard.
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Winter Wellness

Winter Wellness Winter is a time for rest and reflection—the world becomes still and calm, the days become shorter and darker, and our bodies tune into the slow and quiet natural rhythms around us.
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Fall Activities Around the Finger Lakes

From cozy nights by the crackling fire to lakeshore vineyard tours, autumn in Aurora is an exceptionally beautiful season, framed by trees bursting in vivid hues of saffron and burgundy.
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A Message to American Girls

A Message to All American Girls 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.
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