Periodically we’ll feature one of our properties here to let our readers know about some great gay friendly places to stay: Benn Conger Inn Bed and Breakfast sits high above the village of Groton, New York, in the heart of the Finger Lakes area. The Inn was built in the early twenties, and was state Senator Benn Conger’s private home. During the roaring twenties, the home became a haven Dutch Schultz, a well-known bootlegger and racketeer. Come stay with us, and experience hospitality fit for a king-pin. The Benn Conger Inn was built in the Colonial Revival style, and featues a Victorian-style cottage next door. The property was renovated in 2001, giving us a total of ten guestrooms. The Benn Conger Inn is a great place to relax in front of a warm fire, soak in a hot tub, or curl up in our livrary with a good book. You can also wander our 20 acre grounds, over rolling hills, through flower gardens, and along a bubbling brook and beaver pond. If you’re lucky, you might see a blue heron. Then soak in the sunset from your own large, secluded porch or our traditional gazebo. Our Finger Lakes Bed and Breakfast is just fifteen minutes from Ithaca and thirty five minutes from Syracuse. We’re a great place to use as a home base when exlporing the Finger Lakes region – you can hike, ride a bike, go out on horse-back, golf, play tennis, ski, hunt, fish, and much more. If you’re coming to the Finger Lakes area for business, romance, or just traveling through, we’ll offer American hospitality with the ambiance of an English Country Inn. Come stay with us at Benn Conger Inn the next time you take a trip to the Finger Lakes and Central New York state.