Gavin's Irish Country Inn

118 Golden Hill Road , cornwallville, NY 12418 USA (Show map)


Family owned and operated since 1961 (our 50 years) in the Irish Catskills. We our a full service Inn with at least two homecooked meals per day, many daily activities to include an Afternoon Tea, and evening entertainment in our Irish Pub or on Front lawn. We are located in the heart of Northern Catskills with many hiking, fishing, farms, farmer's markets, festivals, zipline, zoomflume waterpark, and onsite nature trails with waterfalls.


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  • Guest room3.0
  • Service5
  • Value3.0
  • Cleanliness5
  • Onsite Dining4.0


4.0 on September 09, 2011

Very friendly and peaceful place. The grounds are kept immaculate. The service is wonderful. Loved the Mountain Grill in the afternoon made wonderful lunches. The Pub had outstanding entertainment. Very enjoyable place to spend a restful vacation.

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Rooms & Rates

Poolside Deluxe Room

Two Double Beds with private bathroom. TV, AC, Telephone, Hair Dryer, Fridge, Microwave, Picture Window that overlooks the swimming pool.

  • Maximum Capacity: 4
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 2 Double

Nightly Rate: $49 - $259

Country View Room

TV, Telpehone, Hair Dryer, Fridge, Internet Access in pubic area, Family friendly.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen

Nightly Rate: $49 - $229

Cottage (Family Suite)

2 Bedrooms and 2 bathrooms with living room parlor. A TV in each room with fridge / microwave with pullout coach in parlor. Bedroom #1 has (1) queen size bed and bedroom #2 has (2) double beds. There is also a private porch/deck with awning for outdoor time.

  • Maximum Capacity: 6
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen , 2 Double

Nightly Rate: $300 - $996

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Location Type

Mountains, Small town


Albany, NY (ALB-Albany County) 35 miles

Directions to property:

From NYC area: Take New York State Thruway NORTH to Exit 21 (Catskill/Cairo) To Route 23 West To Route 145 North Enter East Durham Village (a lof of Irish pubs/restaurants) Make a left onto Golden Hill Road From Albany area: Take New York State Thruway SOUTH to Exit 21 (Catskill/Cairo) To Route 23 West To Route 145 North Enter East Durham Village (a lof of Irish pubs/restaurants) Make a left onto Golden Hill Road

Area Attractions

Amusement Park, Antique Shopping, Art Galleries, Concert venue, Gourmet/Fine Dining, Historical interests, Live Music, Museum, National/State parks, Nature area, Irish village with Irish shopping and Pubs, Zoom Flume Waterpark, Irish Culture Centre, Farm Tours, Hunter Mountain's Zipline, Woodstock, Hudson River School of Art, Thomas Cole House, Olana Home, Performing Theater, Picnic area, Religious Services, River, Ski area, Vineyard, Winery

Inn Details

Establishment type

Country Inn

On-site amenities

Computer, DVD Player, Fax Machine, Library, Piano, Private entrance, Radio, Satellite/Cable TV, TV, Videos, Wedding Facilities, Wired internet , Nature Trails with Waterfalls, zoomflume waterpark in our town, farms, festivals, Irish Pub with Live Music most night, Full service property with meals included in pack, Hiking trails, mountainbiking, zipline nearby, near woodstock, hudson, catskill, and windham

Room amenities

Air conditioning, Board games, Coffee/Tea facilities, Desk, Fireplace, Fridge, Hairdryer, Internet Service, Telephone, Wi-Fi

On-site activities

Fishing, Golfing, Hiking trails, Horseback riding, Horseshoes, Hunting, Mountain Bike trails, Shopping, Sight-seeing, Swimming, Swimming pool, Table Tennis

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  • Check In:: 11 AM
  • Check Out:: 3 PM
  • Open All Year Round: No
  • Smoking Allowed: Outside only All rooms are non-smoking. we do allow smoking outside.
  • Drinking Allowed: Yes
  • Alcohol Provided Yes
  • Suitable For Children: Yes
  • Childcare Provided: Limited we do offer children activities
  • Guest Pets Allowed: No
  • Disabled Access Yes

Terms and Conditions

  • Minimum Stay: Most weekends are 2 night minimum, but there are times we will allow a one night
  • Accepted payments VISA, Mastercard, Travelers checks, Cash
  • Deposit Amount Required: Most reservations require a $200 per room deposit
  • Cancellations: We require a 3 week / 21 day advance cancellation to recieve a deposit refund minus a $10 cancellation fee.



Bernadette Gavin-Palmieri, Mary

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About the innkeepers

Irish heritage and culture. Hiking, waterfalls. I love classical music too. Wine is an interest too.

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  • Time Served: 8-9:30 AM
  • Serving Location: Breakfast/dining area, Dining Room, On-site restaurant