A former small hunting lodge renovated into an elegant B&B/Retreat for the discerning guest. In the country on 20 beautiful wooded acres with walking paths throughout, yet minutes to everywhere. The furnishings are elegant with a touch of whimsy. Your hostess, Patricia, is an author, a professional singer/entertainer, and a former “Washington, DC” hostess. Fabulous, mostly organic, big country breakfasts served at 9:00 am each morning. Fifty-plus 5 star reviews on Trip Advisor and a GreenLeader Gold establishment. http://www.tripadvisor.com/Hotel_Review-g47780-d1649723-Reviews-A_Mountain_View_Retreat-Germantown_New_York.html#REVIEWS
Beautiful antique carved walnut queen bed, with high quality linens. Matching dresser with marble top, everyone’s favorite leather rocking, swivel, reading chair and leaded beveled glass decorative window pane. Private bath with shower or bath can be shared with Floral room if both rooms rented to family or friends. WIFI
Sunny, lovely, cheerful room with one double bed and a day bed, fine linens. Furnished with Mackenzie Childs table at bottom of bed, Stick’s hand-carved dresser, artist’s hand painted antique bookcase with glass doors and beautiful art. WIFI Bath in hall or share with Green Room if both rooms rented together by family or friends.
Countryside, Mountains, Wine country
Albany, NY (ALB-Albany County)
Complete address and directions given at time of reservation. We are an exclusive retreat on twenty acres with incredible views of the Catskill Mountains. A Mountain View Retreat is close to everything in the beautiful Hudson River Valley. 6 minutes from Bard College, 3 minutes to Tivoli, 10 to 15 minutes to Rhinebeck and Rhinecliff, 20/25 minutes from Omega, 10/15 minutes to Hudson, 10 minutes to Olana, 5 to Claremont, and Montgomery Place, plus wineries, parks, and wonderful restaurants everywhere nearby within 3 to 15 minutes. New York City 2 to 2 1/2 hours.
Antique Shopping, Art Galleries, Concert venue, Gourmet/Fine Dining, Historical interests, Lake, Live Music, Movie Theater, Museum, National/State parks, Nature area, Many historic mansions--Claremont, Olana...etc., Poet’s Walk, Ferncliff Forest for walking, Woodbury Common for outlets, Performing Theater, Picnic area, Religious Services, River, Ski area, Vineyard, Winery
Board games, Fireplace, Library , Master Suite only room with TV/DVD
Air conditioning, Alarm clock, Bath robes, Ceiling fans, Coffee/Tea facilities, Desk, Hairdryer, Radio, Turndown Service, Wi-Fi, Wired internet
Bicycle rental, Bicycle riding trails, Bird watching, Boating, Canoeing, Fishing, Hiking trails, Horseshoes, Kayaking, Badminton, Great biking, bring own bikes or rent in Rhinebeck, Volleyball, Shopping, Sight-seeing
As well as being a former “Washington DC Hostess,” entertaining and hosting Congressman, Senators and other dignitaries at dinner parties at her and her famed Health Lobbyist husband’s gracious home, Patricia Heller is a Best Selling International Author and a Professional Singer/Entertainer. Her first book, “If You Hear the Message Three Times, Listen” is about psychic, energy and spiritual healing and was written in New Mexico.
Full country Breakfast, formal place settings
, Gluten free, Meat free
Herb Scrambled Cheddar Eggs
Also make incredible french toast and fluffy blueberry pancakes!