Hudson Valley Fall Getaways and Vacations 2011: The Cottage at Sprout Creek Farm, Poughkeepsie, NY
Best fall vacations in the Hudson Valley: The Cottage at Sprout Creek Farm, Poughkeepsie, NY (Dutchess County)
This three-bedroom, one-bathroom white stucco farmhouse at the heart of Dutchess County’s Sprout Creek Farm is available to guests year-round. Described as “simple (but not rustic), comfortable, and clean,” the house is furnished with eclectic, kid-friendly antiques and boasts a full kitchen, air conditioning, a secluded garden patio, and sitting room with working fireplace.
Take a hot-air balloon ride right from the farm with Blue Sky Balloons; learn to make cheese with Sprout Creek’s master cheesemaker; milk a cow or goat with the farm staff; take a cool dip in the creek.
Sprout Creek is just a short distance from the Walkway Over the Hudson; Culinary Institute of America; historical sites like Vanderbilt Mansion and the Roosevelt Home; the Mid-Hudson Children’s Museum; the Richard B. Fisher Center at Bard College; the Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center at Vassar College; and the MetroNorth Railroad Station.
To make a reservation or inquire about rates, call 845-485-8483 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.