This New York inn, built while Thomas Jefferson was President and opened the same year as the USMA at West Point, offers the architectural splendor of that era while tastefully and discretely incorporating all the modern conveniences that today's traveler seeks. We have expanded to include 2 new building - the former Caldwell Carriage House and the Caldwell Barn. Each as been lovingly restored. We've attempted to save as much of the original look and feel while, at the same time, incorporating modern amenities and technology.
Our guests will find the original wide planked wooden floors, high ceilings with their crown molding, large, beautifully designed fireplaces that the first owners of the home used and enjoyed. Over the years, the Inn has been meticulously cared for and updated to add all the comforts of a modern home without doing anything to harm its original charm.
Each room has an en-suite bathroom - all with showers and several with oversized Jacuzzi tubs. Large "Smart" HDTVs, strong Wi-Fi signal, extremely comfortable King and Queen sized beds, in-room Climate Control settings, and luxury amenities welcome each guest. Watch a Netflix or Hulu+ movie or enjoy a delicious bottle of wine in front of a fireplace that many of the rooms have. Sit on the original wrap around front porch or take a stroll across the street to watch the Moodna Creek wander its way toward the Hudson River. Stroll the grounds in the warm weather months and "smell the roses.”
After a blissful night's sleep, awake to the smell of Dena's delicious three-course breakfast. The menu changes daily and all special requests are honored (just give us advanced notice so we have the freshest of ingredients on hand).
Our multi-award winning Bed and Breakfast awaits you and its owners, Dena and John, look forward to providing you with a stay you will remember for a long time to come.
Inn Amenities: Shuttle Service, Free Onsite Parking, Gardens on Property, LGBT Friendly, Green Environmentally Friendly, Limited Spa Service, Dedicated Spa Service, Pub/Tavern Site, Wine/Spirits Available, Concierge Services,
Food & Wine
Breakfast is a celebration of the beginning of the day. Enjoy a wonderful start to your day with Dena's sumptuous three large, delicious courses. Sip some delicious coffee, tea, or juice while chatting with our friendly and interesting guests.
The sun drenched Dining Room with its historic cranberry walls and flowered curtains is furnished with a large formal table and chairs. A lovely mahogany china cabinet enhances the appearance of the room. When the Inn is fully booked, we set up separate, smaller table settings for those seeking a more intimate setting.
Dietary restrictions (e.g. Vegan, Vegetarian, Gluten Free, Lactose intolerant, etc.), with prior notification, are happily honored. A menu of the day is provided out with the first names of the guests, the weather, and "This Day in History."
Whenever possible, we shop at our local Orange County farms thus bringing you a real “farm to table” experience. Each day’s meal will leave you looking forward to mornings to come!
Meals Offered: Breakfast
Restaurant on Premises: Limited to overnight guests
Special Diets Accommodated: Vegetarian , Vegan , Gluten Free , Yes
Breakfast Service: Full
Breakfast Seating: Communal , Set Times
Pub/Tavern on Premises: Open to the public
Alcohol Permits: Beer , Wine , Spirits
Dining Amenities: Complimentary Beverages , Complimentary Afternoon Tea/Refreshments , Complimentary Snacks , Complimentary Early Coffee Tea , Picnics Available
Rooms & Suites
The Caldwell House Bed and Breakfast has 14 luxurious rooms located in 3 buildings on 8 landscaped acres. Please see our website www.caldwellhouse.com to see pictures and videos of each of the rooms on the property.
# of Rooms: 14
Beds: Queen, King
Room Entertainment: Cable TV, iPod Docking Statio, Music Library
Handicap Accessible: Limited
Room Amenities: Air Conditioning, Alarm Clocks, Antique Furnishing, Bathrobes, Fireplace, Hair Dryer, Ironing Boards, Microwaves, Private Deck, Private Entrance, Refrigerator, Rollaway Available, Telephones, Whirlpool or Jacuzzi
Several of our rooms are ADA compliant.
Internet Service: Wireless, Complimentary
Front Desk/Security: OnSite, Business Hours
Corporate Rates: No
Inn Amenities: Shuttle Service, Free Onsite Parking, Gardens on Property, LGBT Friendly, Green Environmentally Friendly, Limited Spa Service, Dedicated Spa Service, Pub/Tavern Site, Wine/Spirits Available, Concierge Services
Location Type: Small Town/Village, Rural
Minimum Stay Required: Weekends, Holidays, Peak Season
Smoking Policy: Outside Only
Family Friendly: Over 12
Weddings & Events
There are several areas on the property where weddings and/or receptions can be held. Whether it be a small, intimate Elopement, a Vow Renewal, Rehearsal Dinner, or large outdoor Tented Wedding the Caldwell House is a perfect choice. Our seven landscaped acres offer many beautiful spots for ceremonies of all types and sizes. Our Event Planning staff will work closely with you to ensure that your experience is the best possible. Contact [email protected] with any questions.
Wedding/Events Capacity: 50-99
Events Supported: Private Parties, Ceremony, Receptions, Rehearsal Dinner, Bridal Luncheon, Elopment
Wedding Services & Amenities: Wedding Planner, Officiant, Caterer, Florist, Photographer, Decorator
Wedding/Reception/Event Facilities: Indoor, Outdoor
Reception Seating: Flexible
Banquet Seating: Flexible
Max Capacity Outdoor: 100
Business Travel & Events
With the opening of the new Connemara House, the Caldwell House is now able to offer several different meeting / event settings. During warm weather months, the options are endless as there are many spots on our 7 acres that offer beautiful sites for open air and/or tented events.
The Main B&B House can accommodate meetings of up to 20 while the new Connemara House boasts a Great Room that will accommodate up to 75. The new event room will include all the amenities successful meeting/events calls for – e.g. high speed Wi-Fi, overhead Projections, telecom, sound systems, etc.
Whether it is the local Chamber of Commerce, Trade Associations, Company meetings/retreats, or just large groups looking for a place to gather and mingle, the Caldwell House has served many happy events. With the addition of the new facilities, we will be able to meet the needs of nearly any group!
# of Meeting Rooms: 3
Meeting Types: Business Meeting, Retreats, Social
Meeting Amenities: Onsite Catering
Meeting Facilities: Indoor, Outdoor
Business Travel & Event Max Capacity: 20, 75
Total Rooms Sq Footages: 300; 1,000
Max Capacity Boardroom: 30
Max Capacity Classroom: 30