Top Hotels and Cabins in Hudson Valley and Catskills

While New York City draws tourists year-round, the vast expanse beyond Manhattan offers countless miles of exploration. The Hudson Valley and Catskills hotels serve as gateways to a multitude of experiences. Venturing just a few hours north of the city, one can immerse themselves in nature, history, and the allure of boutique hotels and chic cabins. Charming locales like Kingston, Woodstock, and Hudson provide unique charms distinct to upstate New York. Here, we've compiled a selection of our preferred accommodations in the Hudson Valley and Catskills for winter getaways and beyond. From family-friendly retreats to romantic hideaways and expansive properties for gatherings with friends, explore the enchanting surroundings of New York State.

Hudson Valley & Catskills Hotels:

  1. Eastwind Hotel and Bar, Windham:

    • A versatile destination offering activities for every season.
    • Winter pursuits include skiing at nearby Windham and Hunter mountains.
    • Guests can enjoy cooking by a fire pit with provided BBQ kits and relax in a Finnish-style sauna.
    • Accommodations range from glamping cabins to traditional guest rooms with high-end linens and Scandinavian-style vintage furniture.
  2. Hutton Brickyards, Kingston:

    • Less than two hours from NYC, the hotel embraces Kingston's industrial charm.
    • Situated on 73 acres of Hudson River-front landscape, featuring 31 cabins.
    • Amenities include breakfast delivered to your door, a spa, nature walks, and an on-site restaurant with Hudson River views.
  3. Wildflower Farms, Auberge Resorts Collection, Gardiner:

    • A luxurious property with 65 freestanding cabins and cottages designed by AD Directory duo Ward + Gray.
    • On-site features include a small-scale farm, an American fare restaurant, a world-class spa, and an outdoor pool and hot tub.
  4. INNESS, Accord:

    • A sprawling compound in Ulster County, offering cabins, a shop, restaurant, swimming pool, golf course, and tennis courts.
    • Impressive interiors blend rustic and modern designs, creating a captivating atmosphere.
  5. Piaule, Catskill:

    • A Japandi-influenced hotel known for its buzz, attracting celebrities and design enthusiasts.
    • Features a breathtaking spa with massages, healing sessions, and a hot pool with panoramic woodland views.
  6. Wylder Windham, Windham:

    • Reopening soon with diverse lodging options including a Victorian farmhouse, lodges, cottages, and traditional inn structures.
    • Amenities include pickleball courts, saunas, and river access in a picturesque setting.
  7. Mohonk Mountain House, New Paltz:

    • A legendary resort welcoming guests since the 1870s.
    • Located on Lake Mohonk, offering 259 guest rooms in a chalet-style structure with kayaking and fly fishing activities.
  8. Shandaken Inn, Shandaken:

    • A classic Catskills resort, recently renovated and offering 15 guest rooms and three cottages.
    • Features include a free breakfast, outdoor pool, onsite gym, and a magical walking trail along the creek.
  9. The Maker, Hudson:

    • Described as the perfect escape for design lovers, The Maker in Hudson boasts a collection of over 1,000 lights and lamps.
    • Revamped historical structures with reclaimed or restored vintage furniture, a high-end gym, and a juice bar.
  10. Wm. Farmer & Sons, Hudson:

    • Charming accommodation spread across three buildings, each offering a unique stay.
    • Features thoughtful decor with antique touches, top-of-the-line amenities, and an onsite bar and restaurant.

Private Homes & Cabins:

  1. Chic Cabin on Callicoon Creek, Hortonville:

    • A picture-perfect 1800s cabin decorated in cozy Scandi style.
    • Highlights include a cedar barrel hot tub, hillside views, a wood-burning fireplace, and a detached guest studio.
  2. The Lodge at June Farms, West Sandlake:

    • An open floor plan cabin overlooking a horse pasture at June Farms.
    • Situated on a 120-acre property with cows, chickens, ducks, and more, offering a comfortable escape.
  3. Huska Creek Cabin, Delhi:

    • A tiny home in the forest near Delhi, New York, with modern amenities and a living room equipped with a movie projector.
    • Features a BBQ and firepit next to a running creek for a delightful outdoor experience.
  4. Willow Treehouse, Willow:

    • A modern treehouse just 15 minutes from Woodstock, offering an off-the-grid experience with luxe touches.
    • Dramatic portrait windows open into the forest, overlooking a pond and hot tub with stunning mountain views.