7 Waterfront Airbnbs For the Perfect Summer Getaway Near WNY

City Guide, Getaway, Where To Stay


Written by Andrea Diedrich

Published on June 26, 2019

A Place On The Lake Airbnb

Summer is here and let’s face it, it’s never long enough. So why not escape from reality for a few days to enjoy the heat while it lasts? Luckily for Western New Yorkers, there are plenty of lake view homes nearby to get your summer fun on. To help you get closer to finding a place for you and your friends and fam to enjoy, we pulled together a list of our top airbnb picks for the perfect summer getaways around WNY.


Open floor concept, expertly designed w/ 8 seat dining room

New & Modern Lake Front Luxury

1. New & Modern Lake Front Luxury

Angola, NY

Accommodates 8 guests, 4 bedrooms, 5 beds, 2 baths / $549 per night

This house is no joke when it comes to luxury. Located on Lake Erie, this modern home is fully equipped with an audio system as well as Amazon Alexa in various rooms and access to Netflix and Hulu. As for outdoor amenities, the lake house offers grilling, loungers, kayaks, and even some beach toys for the kiddos! Local restaurants and golf courses can be found nearby. Also, as you can see the vibe is everything.

Master bedroom 1

Lake House Memory Maker

2. Lake House Memory Maker

Delevan, NY

Accommodates 14 guests,  5 bedrooms, 10 beds, 3 baths / $300 per night

This newer home located on Lime Lake is the perfect home for entertaining. Included in this rental are 2 master bedrooms on the second floor, additional bedrooms and a game room located on the lower level, and a large deck for hosting. Just steps away from the house is a dock as well as the option to rent the pontoon boat privately from the owner at an additional cost.

Spacious deck w/Adirondack chairs and umbrella w/seating for 6

Lakefront house w/ private dock

3. Lakefront House w/ Private Dock

Dewittville, NY

Accommodates 6 guests, 2 bedrooms, 4 beds, 2 baths / $275 per night

This sweet little house is located on Chautauqua Lake with the perfect wrap around deck to enjoy the view of the lake from multiple angles.  Outback, a long dock stretches off the back of the house allowing great opportunities to enjoy the water as well as opportunities to catch the gorgeous sunsets of the area.


LakesEdge Cottage perfect location

4. LakesEdge Cottage Perfect Location


Accommodates 5 guests, 2 bedrooms, 2 beds, 1 bath / $212 per night

Looking to head up to Niagara on the Lake for a couple days? This bungalow is only a 10 minute walk away from the downtown area where you can find great pubs and restaurants, and lots of local entertainment. The area also offers some great wine trails and tours for you to rewind and enjoy the beauty of the area. If you’re looking for some thrill, this house neighbors the jet boat tours where you can really get a taste of the Lower Niagara River and its force of nature.

A place on the lake!

5. A Place On The Lake

Dewittville, NY

Accommodates 6 guests, 2 bedrooms, 3 beds, 1.5 baths / $175 per night

Located on Chautauqua Lake, this house is great for a family friendly getaway.  This newly remodeled rental allows guests access to a heated pool, tennis courts, a playground, and golf course. The owner also provides a tour guide to help guests truly immense themselves in the beauty of what the area has to offer.


Eagles Nest

6. Eagles Nest

Geneseo, NY

Accommodates 9 guests, 4 bedrooms, 4 beds, 2 baths / $400 per night

This beautiful property overlooks Conesus Lake in Geneseo, NY with 100+ feet of lake frontage. Included in this rental are kayaks and canoes to go exploring the lake as well as a large fire pit for your evening entertainment.  There is also an option to rent a pontoon upon request to further enhance your stay.


Beautiful, spacious timber frame lakefront cottage

7. Beautiful, Spacious Timber Frame Lakefront Cottage

Perry, NY

Accommodates 11 guests, 5 bedrooms, 6 beds, 2.5 baths / $199 per night

If you have a big crowd, this is the house for you. Located on Silver Lake, this house includes a dock and boat lift, where all your lake house dreams await you. After the fun out on the water, come back to the property where you can rewind by a fire or make use of the hot tub. Nearby is a drive-in theater, ice-cream shop, and miniature golf to further the Summer getaway feels!

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Written by <a href="" target="_self">Andrea Diedrich</a>

Written by Andrea Diedrich

Andrea is a Content Coordinator and writer for Step Out Buffalo. By day she enjoys using her creative side and researching all things Buffalo. By night you’ll find her exploring Buffalo’s waterfront, dining with friends or catching the latest show/concert in town.
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