Places to Stay

No matter where you lay your head, you’ll find excellent lodging in the Hudson Valley from four star hotels, spas and resorts to cozy B&Bs. A wide range of properties afford even the choosiest traveler a perfect place to spend the night.

Fall 2016 Top Recommendations

Albany County

Desmond Hotel and Conference Center
The Desmond is Albany’s premier hotel and conference center in the heart of Tech Valley. The landmark hotel is conveniently located within minutes of the Albany International Airport. The Desmond offers elegance and charm with contemporary comfort in a business friendly environment. he hotel offers 323 elegantly appointed guest rooms and suites. Guests can choose from deluxe spacious accommodations; two queen beds or a California king bed option or executive, junior, duplex and presidential suites. Hotel amenities including: complimentary WiFi, complimentary parking and local/airport shuttle, indoor pool with Jacuzzi, fitness center, 24-hour business center, room service, billiard room, and gift shop. Enjoy an excellent choice of cuisine at three popular restaurants: Scrimshaw, a AAA Four Diamond-rated fine dining experience offering classical Continental cuisine, Simpson’s Grille, casual dining for breakfast, lunch and dinner and The Tavern, an English pub complete with a sprawling copper bar, flat screen televisions and comfortable table seating for cocktails and lite fare. link to hotel site>

Hilton Albany
With the nearing completion of the $14 million renovation guests see the dramatic and exciting change of the facility upon arrival starting with the new entrance, spacious lobby, guest registration counters and the beautiful Charter Restaurant. This new look brings a sophisticated and upscale setting to downtown Albany. The Hilton amenities include: function areas, an indoor pool, and fitness center have been completely remodeled for the comfort of our guests. Hilton Albany offers comfort, convenience, and a wealth of amenities as well as HHonors points for guests. Located just one block from the New York State Capitol Building and two blocks from the Times Union Center, hotels don’t get any more downtown than this. link to hotel site>

Renaissance Albany Hotel
NOW OPEN! The Renaissance Albany is the first and only lifestyle luxury Marriott brand located in downtown Albany. The hotel is conveniently located at the corner of Eagle and State over looking the beautiful NYS Capitol building. The Renaissance Albany features 204 spacious over sized guest rooms along with a full service restaurant serving breakfast, lunch and dinner. A historic ballroom with creative unique meeting space is available for all of your meeting needs. For larger conferences and meetings, the Renaissance is connected via a walkway to the Albany Capital Center Convention Center. link to hotel site>

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Columbia County

Inn at Green River
A pastoral setting surrounds this elegant Select Registry member inn. Seven romantic guestrooms, featuring fireplaces, Jacuzzis, cable TV, and free WiFi. Grand gourmet breakfast served, described as a “feast” by The New York Times. link to Inn site>

The Barlow Hotel
Located in the heart of downtown Hudson, The Barlow – Hudson’s top rated boutique hotel – blends modern amenities today’s traveler demands with the charm of the city’s historic architecture. All 16-guest rooms and suites feature contemporary bathrooms and fully-appointed bedrooms including multi-jet spa showers, complimentary DirecTV, electric fireplaces, individual climate controls, Keurig coffeemakers with a variety of complimentary K-cups and in-room refrigerators. In addition all guests have complimentary use of the hotel’s state-of-the-art Fitness Center, complimentary WiFi, and spacious lobby. link to hotel site>

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Dutchess County

Journey Inn Bed & Breakfast
7 rooms including 2 suites. All private baths, A/C, full breakfast. Breakfast in the dining room sends you off to explore the Hudson Valley  and, in the evening after a full day of adventuring, retire to a guestroom and cosset yourself in a comfortable bed surrounded with themed décor. The seven guestrooms and suites reflect places they love from the English countryside to metropolitan New York, and, pay homage to neighbors the Roosevelts and Vanderbilts. Across from Vanderbilt Mansion National Historic Site, just 2 mi. north of FDR Presidential Home, Library & Museum, and only 3 mi. north of The Culinary Institute of America. 2015 Certificate of Excellence – TripAdvisor.  link to hotel site>

Hilltop House Bed & Breakfast

5 rooms. 1909 Dutch Victorian home. Gazebo, fireplace, and enjoy a full country breakfast. This romantic country inn (circa 1909) is an antique-filled getaway, a comfortable “home-away-from-home.” Here you can escape the daily grind and relax, or hop off to a business jaunt; they’ll make your Hudson Valley stay a memorable one. And you know your breakfast will be just as memorable! Golf course and wineries nearby.
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Greene County

The Post Cottage
Located in the Village of Catskill, an elegant B&B, with spacious king rooms and private baths, Jacuzzi tubs, flat screen TV’s and private tennis court. Walking distance to dining, shopping and the Hudson River.  link to b&b site>

The Stewart House
One of the grandest hotel/restaurants of the Hudson River Valley is located in the river town of Athens, directly across from Hudson, New York. Continuing a legacy that began in the 1883 when it first opened its doors, the Athens Hotel acts as the perfect companion to the Shakespeare-on-the-Hudson Estates, located only 2 miles away and offering an 11 Room “River House” and an 11 Room “River Lodge” on over 90 bucolic acres of Hudson River. The Athens hotel itself accommodates up to 18 guests. link to hotel site>

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Orange County

Homewood Suites by Hilton – Newburgh
Conveniently located at Stewart International Airport, with easy access to I-84 and I-87. Each room is a spacious suite with separate living and sleeping areas, fully equipped kitchen and two TVs. Complimentary full hot breakfast every day and evening social available Monday-Thursday. Indoor pool, whirlpool, and fitness center. Meeting rooms with catering. link to hotel site>

Bear Mountain Inn
A gem in the Hudson Valley yet exuding its historic heritage, the Bear Mountain Inn, Overlook Lodge and Stone Cottages are the perfect retreat from the city while soaking up the very best of Bear Mountain State Park. Full service restaurant and bar. Meeting rooms. link to hotel site>

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Putnam County

Hudson House Inn 
Charming inn located on the banks of the Hudson River.  link to inn site>

Pig Hill Inn
Historic inn located on beautiful Main Street in Cold Spring.   link to inn site>

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Rensselaer County

Gardner Farm Inn
The perfect way to end your day! Each of the five guest suites has its own private bathroom, some with claw foot soaking tubs. Fresh baked snacks and a cold drink on the porch are a great way to spend an afternoon. Enjoy a peaceful night sleep in your comfy bed and wake up to a full breakfast in our country kitchen or dining room. Free WIFI and off-street parking is included.  link to inn site>

The Gregory House
The Gregory House bed and breakfast is a full-service country inn near Albany and Troy, NY, yet far enough in the country that one can savor the sweet smell of fresh air and delight in the pleasing sights of Rensselaer County’s rolling hills. Twelve comfortable guest rooms beckon weary travelers from around the world.  link to inn site

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 Rockland County

The Time Nyack
The only hotel in the region to combine the best of the City and the historic Hudson Valley into one exceptionally curated experience. Featuring 133 modern, loftsyle rooms and suites, BV’s Grill, lobby lounge bar, Top of the Time rooftop bar & lounge, 24 hour fitness center, outdoor pool & spa, local courtesy shuttle, conference rooms for up to 250 attendees and special events including weddings for up to 200 guests. link to hotel site>

Bricktown Inn Bed & Breakfast
Step back in time to Victorian elegance with all modern amenities.  Stay in this amazing original Haverstraw brick home and enjoy our hospitality. link to b&b site>

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Ulster County

The Emerson Resort & Spa 
Surrounded by the splendor of the Catskill Mountains, this hidden treasure features spacious accommodations in the contemporary Inn and Adirondack-style Lodge, Emerson guests enjoy the Spa, Woodnotes Grille restaurant, shopping in the Country Stores and the World’s Largest Kaleidoscope. The Emerson is also an idyllic location for group events and weddings. Dogs are welcome.  link to hotel site>

Buttermilk Falls Inn & Spa
Escape and indulge on 70 acres at this Hudson River estate just 70 miles from New York City. Spa services and whirlpools. 17 Rooms. Private baths. Fireplaces. Gourmet breakfast and tea. Wedding and retreat facilities. Gardens, brooks, trails, ponds, waterfalls. Year-round. Handicapped accessible. Bridal Packages offered.  link to hotel site>

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Westchester County

Cambria Suites White Plains
Make your next trip a breeze at the new smoke feee Cambria Suites White Plains Dwowntown hotel where amenities and prime location will make your visit enjoyable.  Minutes away from IBM Headquarters and in close proximity to several other large corporations, the hotel offers guests free passes to the Planet Fitness located in the same building as the hotel.  During your stay, you can also shop, dine and sightsee at a number of local attractions.  Your business needs are easily handled with three versatile meeting spaces that can accommodate up to 60 guests in a banquet setting and up to 120 for conferences.  Receive printing and faxing services at our on-site business center and reward yourself after a productive day by relaxing in our indoor heated pool.  link to hotel site>

Sheraton Tarrytown Hotel is situated in the heart of the historic Hudson Valley.  Our 150 spacious guest rooms have all the comforts and amenities of a master bedrood and oversized bath, just like you enjoy at home.  The excitement of New York is just 25 miles away and our convenient location, accessible to many majot highways, makes getting into Manhattan a breeze.  We are ready with everything you need to have a great stay,  Keep in tour with what matters to you with The Link@Sheraton, relax in our indoor heated pool, upgrade to an even better stay in the Sheraton Club, and so much more.  Also enjoy many ammenities such as the fitness center, Business Center and we also have a shuttle service to enjoy dining and shopping within the area.  link to hotel site>

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