by Jonathan Vatner | January 01, 2006

buttermilk falls inn

Buttermilk Falls Inn & Spa, 75 miles north of New York City, is a newly restored Revolutionary War-era estate with 13 cozy yet fashionably decorated rooms, swan-filled ponds and namesake waterfalls, plus an elegant spa that’s surprisingly affordable. (877) 746-6772; www.buttermilkfallsinn.com