Snuggled in the heart of the Hudson Valley “Great Estates” region,

Inn the Woods” is one mile from the center of Hyde Park, NY, in historic Dutchess County and a mile from the Hudson River.

Within ten minutes drive from the Inn you will find the Franklin Delano Roosevelt Home, Museum and the nations first Presidential Library, the Eleanor Roosevelt Val-Kill National Historic Site, the Mansion of Fredrick Vanderbilt, Walkway-Over-the-Hudson and the world renowned Culinary Institute of America.

You will find two antique centers less than three miles away. Trails for hiking, biking trails, kayaking, roller-skating, golfing, horseback riding, cross country skiing, drive-in-movies, theaters and river cruises can all be found within the region.

Inn the Woods” is a convenient location when visiting the area colleges of Bard, Culinary Institute of America, Marist, New Paltz and Vassar.

In the fall the Hudson Valley comes alive with vivid fall foliage, nature explodes with natural colors which have to be seen to be believed.

Here are some of the other attractions located within easy driving distance:



Albany 84 miles
Bard College  and 20 miles
Center for Performing Arts at Rhinebeck 12 miles
Clermont 30 miles
Dinsmore Golf Course 6 miles
Dutchess County Fair Grounds 11 miles
Fisher Center – performing arts 20 miles
Greig Farms – pick-your-own 17 miles
Hudson – antiques 45 miles
Mills-Norrie State Park 5 miles
Mills Mansion – Staatsburgh 6 miles
Montgomery Place 19 miles
Olana 40 miles
Old Rhinebeck Aerodrome 13 miles
Omega Institute 10 miles
Rhinebeck 10 miles
Southland Foundation – horseback riding 8 miles
Tivoli 25 miles
Vanderbilt Mansion – Italian gardens 1 mile
Wilderstein 8 miles


Hudson River 1.5 miles
Kingston – river cruise dock 25 miles
Mohonk – hike & climb 30 miles
Mt. St. Mary’s College 25 miles
Newburgh – river cruise dock 26 miles
New Paltz College 25 miles
New Paltz – Stone Henges 25 miles
Stewart International Airport (SWF) 40 miles
Woodstock 35 miles


Barton Orchards – pick-your-own 27 miles
Cascade Mt. Winery 25 miles
Clinton Vinyards 12 miles
Innisfree Gardens 20 miles
James Bard State Park 22 miles
Millbrook 23 miles
Millbrook Vineyards 30 miles
Val-Kill – Eleanor Roosevelt Home 3 miles


Amtrak  Train (POU) 8 miles
Bardavon Opera House 8 miles
Beacon 22 miles
Boscobel Restoration 30 miles
DIA Art Foundation 22 miles
Culinary Institute of America 3.5 miles
FDR Home, Museum & Library 2.5 miles
Henry A. Wallace Visitors Center 2.5 miles
Kykuit – Rockerfeller Estate 55 miles
Locust Grove 11 miles
Manhattan 75 miles
Marist College 7 miles
Metro North Train (POU) 8 miles
NYC Airports (JFK) (EWR) (LGA) 95 miles
Poughkeepsie 7 miles
Sleepy Hollow – Tarrytown 54 miles
Sunny Side – Washington Irving 57 miles
Vassar College 10 miles
West Point 36 miles

Excelsior – Restoring New York’s Mountain Railway…