Right on the Seneca/Finger Lakes Wine Trail in New York State and with its own winery and vineyards, the self catering Farmhouse at Fulkerson Winery is very much a place for wine lovers. The winery itself has long been a highlight of local wine tourism with over 25 varieties of of wine made on site. They do vineyard tours, tasting sessions, home made wine & beer making classes, and they also have a seasonal u-pick farm, where visitors can load Read more [...]
If you’re looking for a relaxing pet friendly rural retreat near NYC, USA, Country and Farm Casitas has plenty to offer. Situated in the Hudson Valley, New York State, less than 2 hours from NYC, it has a range of both self catering and B&B accommodation options on its 27 acre farmstay.
The self catering cabins have a kitchenette, a lounge area with TV, and varying numbers of bedrooms that can accommodate up to seven people.
The also have a large self catering yurt on the farm, which is impressively furnished inside with a good sized kitchen and lounge area, and enough room for up to six people.
If you need you can organize grocery bags for an extra fee as well as supplies of fresh from the farm vegetables to get you started with cooking for yourself, and they can also cook you a good breakfast in the morning, again for an extra fee.
They also have a smaller two bedroom suite (1 single and one double) in the main farmhouse with less in the way of cooking facilities but breakfast is included.
It may be a quiet countryside getaway but can be social too; they organize get togethers with all the guests in the main farmhouse or outside around a bonfire, with barbecues and home made pizza parties at the outdoor wood fired oven. You’ll find an outdoor hot tub there too and plenty of outdoor seating.
The farm is home to hens, horses, cows, goats and rabbits, along with other local wildlife that comes and goes. You can go horseback riding and hire bikes to explore the area, or wander through the fields and woods on foot, for which snow shoes can be supplied in winter.
The farmstay is away from main roads and so is suitably quiet and peaceful. If you want to explore some more of rural New York State you’ll find you’re within easy reach of such places as Minnewaska State Park, the forests of the Lundy Estate, Roundout Creek and various rivers and lakes
There are three or four nearby small towns; Accord which is just up the road, New Paltz about 8 miles away and Alligerville and Kerhonkson being each roughly 5 miles from the farm. The much larger Poughkeepsie is about 20 miles away while the nearest airport is Westchester County less than 80 miles away.
Address: 71 Stony Kill Rd
- Laundry Facilities
- Bikes For Hire
- Hot Tub