Ellicottville, New York

Ellicottville, New York is a charming little ski town in Western New York with two ski resorts, Holiday Valley and HoliMont. Historic Ellicottville isn't just for the Winter Season as it is a year-round destination with boutiques, restaurants and great shops!

References:

  • The Cattaraugus County Bicentennial History Book
  • Ellicottville Historical Museum

Sites about Ellicottville, New York

Upcoming Events

Sleigh Rides
Fri, 11/25/2022 - 12:00pm - Sun, 11/27/2022 - 7:00pm

One of the best ways to describe the downtown of Ellicottville has been as something Norman Rockwell would have conjured up. The New York Times says it is like being “transported to a scene from an old black and white Christmas movie.” Kick off the Holiday Season with us! Christmas in Ellicottville Weekend is back and will be merrier than ever!

Living Nativity Ellicottville NY
Sat, 12/03/2022 - 4:30pm - 7:00pm

Celebrate the Holiday Season with a Living Nativity, complete with a camel, all in the Village. The Ellicottvilles Christmas Stroll was created in 1987 by a group of citizens who wanted to organize such an event in the village.

Wreath Making at Nannen Arboretum
Wed, 12/07/2022 - 6:30pm

It's that time of year again! Create a beautiful, fresh evergreen wreath under the direction of volunteers at the Nannen Arboretum. Learn how to identify evergreens and other natural materials.

Places

jewelry at Alexandra

A unique gift shop that offers a wonderful selection of items such as jewelry, books, cards, stationery, pottery, aromatic bath and beauty products, toys for all ages, and scented candles.

Photo of storefront

This sweet little shop is a unique, high-end consignment store for men, women and children.  Visa and Discover accepted.

Entryway to Saisons Inn

Formerly The Ilex Inn Bed & Breakfast. ​Now under the new management of Innkeepers ​Deborah Ryan-Pelletier and Jean-Yves Pelletier

An Inn for All Seasons

6 Rooms and a Private Cottage

Their roooms include private bath, king or queen bed, self-serve continental breakfast, and terry robes.

Videos

  • Video by Joe Hounsell from a 2014 Holiday Valley Resort Snowboard trip. Just a fun little edit I put together of my friends and I day at Holiday Valley, Ellicottville, NY. Songs: NONONO-Pumpin Blood
  • Check out some of the action that skiers and boarders found over the weekend of January 3rd when Bag Jump was on the slopes! 
  • Great day at Holiday Valley on 12-21-13 for their annual Demo Day.  Lots of people got to try out all the new gear!  The Boces students made this video highlighting the day and what you missed if you weren't there!

Travel Guide

2022 Guide Cover

It's a full 56-page comprehensive guide, highlighting the activities and attractions in our County.

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Over 130 Old Order Amish Shops

Over 130 Old Order Amish Shops in an uncommercialized setting. Visit AmishTrail.com for more information on the Old Order Amish.

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