Your day at Buttermilk Falls Inn begins with a hearty country breakfast of farm fresh eggs, local cheeses and produce accompanied by a buffet of fresh fruit and house made artisinal baked goods. Juices, local herbal teas and Fair Trade coffee complete your breakfast experience. Favorites include buttermilk pancakes topped with fresh Millstone peaches, or an anptly named "power plate", consisting of quinoa, avacado and farm fresh vegetables, topped with a Millstone egg.
Served every day, afternoon tea includes housemade baked goods such as coffee cake, cookies, cheese danish, babka, scones and a house favoite, carrot cake. Local herbal teas, coffee and in winter months local hot apple cider complete the afternoon refreshments.
SPA, RESTAURANT & FARM
Included in your stay is our sauna, steam room and magnificent enclosed pool with its spectacular view of the grounds and river, in our eco-friendly spa (adults only). The estate is yours to explore. Stroll through exquisite gardens and our working farm, the source of organic produce, honey and eggs provided to the Inn and Henry's at the Farm restaurant for your dining pleasure. In addition to it's orchards, berry, vegetable and herb growing tracts, Buttermilk's own Millstone Farm is home to honey bees, heritage chickens, angora goats, llamas, alpacas, donkeys and peacocks.
Please note: Our Spa's booking window is 6 to 8 weeks. Appointments should be made at least 6 to 8 weeks before your planned spa day.
THE HUDSON VALLEY
Should you choose to wander outside our borders, hiking the Hudson Valley Rail Trail and scenic parks, boating on the Hudson, antique hunting, swimming in pristine lakes, visiting local art galleries, touring Hudson Valley wine country and shopping at one-of-a-kind boutiques are just a few pursuits that beckon nearby. Our front desk staff can assist in making contacts for such activities such as golf, fly-fishing, kayaking and winery tours.
Buttermilk Inn offers 10 distinctively decorated rooms in the circa 1764 Main House with river or garden views. Four architecturally intriguing guesthouses and a former barn provide an additional eight guest houses and cottages with stunning panoramas and secluded outdoor spaces. Modern luxury meets rustic charm with wood burning fireplaces, eye-catching artwork, private baths with whirlpool tubs and / or showers, flat-screen TVs, cable and air conditioning. Complimentary Wi-Fi is available in some of the guesthouses and cottages and throughout the Main House. A tennis court and gym are among amenities to keep you active.