Local Attractions

Welcome to the Sherwood Inn located in Skaneateles, NY- the "Eastern Gateway to the Finger Lakes". The historic Village of Skaneateles, which was settled in the 1790s, is located on the north shore of Skaneateles Lake, which is one of the cleanest and most beautiful bodies of water in the world. A community full of rare charms with lovely old homes, quaint shops, and galleries, Skaneateles has been a vacation spot for the former First Family of the United States as well as many other families over the years.

Skaneateles is the perfect year-round destination where you can enjoy everything from holiday celebrations, boat shows, or a leisurely fall foliage sail.

Skaneateles is also only a short drive from Syracuse, Rochester, and the Finger Lakes; all filled with unique attractions for you to enjoy.

Explore the charming village with its lovely shoreline and many shops and restaurants.
ShorelineWinter Cliftpark
Skaneateles Lake is crystal clear with a slate bottom and is 15 miles long with over 31 miles of shore line.
Enjoy a boat tour of the lake, or a cocktail cruise on the Sherwood's very own Chris Craft Stephanie
For more information on the Skaneateles area please visit the Skaneateles Chamber of Commerce.
Skaneateles Lake is crystal clear with a slate bottom and is 15 miles long with over 31 miles of shore line.
Skaneateles host a show of Vintage Antique Boats every summer.
The village gazebo is dressed in festive holiday decorations for the season.
Skaneateles is beautiful during the holidays as the whole village gets decorated in holiday flare. Be reminded of Christmas past as you mingle with the Dickens Christmas characters that wander the streets every weekend from Thanksgiving until Christmas.

Affiliated Properties

The Sherwood Inn is proudly operated by Dining Associates, Inc. operator of many fine properties for accommodations and dining in Upstate New York.


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Contact Us

26 West Genesee Street
Skaneateles, NY 13152
Phone: (315) 685-3405
Toll Free: (800) 374-3796