Website is pleased to announce that it has been chosen for inclusion in the 2017 Top 10 Best Romantic Inns Award from  34 State is a perfect choice for couples looking for that special place to share with a loved one, a honeymoon, an anniversary or simple getaway.  Owner, Katie Severance responded to the news, “We are honored that 34 State has been chosen for such a prestigious award within the first year and a half of business.  We feel by receiving this award that we have accomplished our goal of creating the perfect setting that offers private, quiet and luxurious surroundings in the most convenient and beautiful of locations in the Village of Skaneateles."   The inn has also received numerous 5 heart review ratings by guests’ on

“Beautifully decorated, wonderful pantry with everything you need, unobtrusive owners, quiet, centrally located. The toughest critic would be quite happy here. Inn keepers were raised here and know a lot about the area. Great for a wine tour!”

Kathleen M.-Guest August 2016

“34 State was a wonderful place to stay after proposing to my girlfriend. Everything was perfect, thanks for making this night so very special for us!! Great location right in the village, easy to get to all shops & restaurants.”  

Jason D.-Guest March 2016

Our focus has been on ensuring that our guests have unique, elegant yet whimsical and comfortable surroundings.  We want to guarantee our guests have a five-star experience and make memories for a lifetime," said Katie.  Guests have often referred to 34 State as “a perfect little gem” and “private, historic and convenient” and referred to Katie as the innkeeper that is accommodating yet unobtrusive”.

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The 2017 Top 10 Best Romantic Inns:

Ellwanger Estate, Rochester, New York

34 State "Historic Luxury Suites", Skaneateles, New York

Inn at Osprey Point, Rock Hall, Maryland

Glen Gordon Manor, Huntly, Virginia

Bloomsbury Inn, Camden, South Carolina  

Point Clear Cottages, Fairhope, Alabama

Hill Crest Bed and Breakfast, Clifton Forge, Virginia

Lighthouse Bed & Breakfast, Two Harbors, Minnesota

Antlers on the Creek Bed & Breakfast, Durango, Colorado

Briar Patch, Sedona, Arizona

About 34 State “Historic Luxury Suites”

34 State is located in the Historic Village of Skaneateles on the north end of one of the cleanest lakes in the world, also known as the Jewel of the Finger Lakes in New York State.  The inn is owned by Jack and Katie Severance and provides a distinctly different lodging experience featuring the amenities of a boutique hotel, exquisite bedding, handsome antiques, museum quality artwork and impeccable decor all within a Historic Village home.  Guests at 34 State have the privilege of staying in the former home of John D. Barrow famed painter and will be surrounded by his original oil paintings.  The refined elements, privacy of the suites and the exceptional location are sure to please the most discriminating traveler. The inn also offers concierge services to help you plan your stay and is also an excellent alternative to a hotel for business travelers.  34 State can be viewed at     

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