Aurora Local Attractions

Aurora stands out as a jewel among Finger Lakes villages; a wonderful place to live and learn, and an exciting destination for visitors.

Lodging, Dining, Weddings in Aurora

The Inns of Aurora, including the Aurora Inn, the E.B. Morgan House, and Rowland House, are charming, historic Finger Lakes properties in the Village of Aurora, offering impeccably restored, well-appointed guest rooms, event spaces, and waterfront fine dining overlooking Cayuga Lake.

The Inns of Aurora are the premier wedding venues in the Finger Lakes. Lakeside weddings in its soaring, pristine white tents can accommodate up to 220 guests. Guests are also invited to enjoy luxurious, immersive, and romantic getaways in the heart of New York’s wine country.

The Inns of Aurora offer the most elegant facilities in the Finger Lakes for business meetings and retreats, and can accommodate up to 120 people. Dramatic and enveloping, the E.B. Morgan House is the perfect place to relax and refocus. From small executive retreats to intensive day meetings, the Aurora Inn is quiet and soothing yet conducive to progress and the sharing of ideas.

Additionally, the Inns of Aurora offer specialized epicurean events and cooking classes throughout the year, focusing on local produce and casual fine dining. See their website for a listing of upcoming events.

Other Area Lodgings

A recently-restored Italianate Victorian house just 4 miles north of Aurora

Located in Ithaca, N.Y., near the regional airport and several shops and restaurants

Located in Auburn, N.Y., within walking distance of historic attractions.

Located conveniently in Auburn, N.Y.

An artistically unique and comfortable getaway in Auburn, N.Y.


Award-winning, refined cuisine in an elegant dining room and lakeside veranda


A specialty sandwich shop and cafe with its own relaxing, friendly atmosphere

Fargo Bar and Grill

A comfortable, casual restaurant and tavern located across the street from the Aurora Inn

A restaurant, vineyard, and gift shop housed in a restored 1820's farm house


A unique blend of award-winning wines, scenic waterfalls, and local gourmet eateries

Producer of world class, award-winning Treleaven wines

Offering a spectacular view along with a variety of fine wines

Shopping, Galleries

A New York farm winery, Finger Lakes wine shop, and regional gourmet market in the village of Aurora

Shop from a great selection of designer clothing and accessories

Cleavelands Antiques

A popular destination for antique decor, furniture, glassware, and other items

New and gently-used boutique clothing, books, and specialty items

Fabulous hand-made gifts and home furnishings with distinctive original designs

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