New York Lodging for Bird Watching Vacations

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A stay at the Captain Visger House is a step back in time with all the comforts of the present in one of the most spectacular places in the world.  The beauty of the 1000 Islands attracts visitors from around the world.  This region has a rich and colorful history which we are proud to be part of.  The St. Lawrence River communities celebrate that history with festivals and special events and there is much more.  Local theatre, music and world class entertainment can all be found along the St. Lawrence River.  Nature lovers and sports enthusiast have the best in nature centers, hiking trails and cycling to say nothing of our boating and fishing. Eagles, Osprey, Canadian Geese, Rails, Killdeer, Woodcocks, Sandpipers, Hawks, Finches and Warblers can all be found in the area.
Captain Visger House- Alexandria Bay                   315-681-3422
Welcome to Barrister’s Bed & Breakfast, a stately village inn located in the Finger Lakes Wine Region. It’s the perfect location to anchor your visit, whether you’re here for wine tasting, golfing, shopping, touring storied historical sites, or simply enjoying a restful romantic getaway. Finger Lakes  parks are famous for waterfalls, gorges and of course the lakes. Hiking, cycling, bird watching and boating are just a few activities  to enjoy. Barrister's Bed &  Breakfast has been known for having "all of the comforts of home in a historic setting' for years. Those comforts have included a comfortable bed to come home to and warm friendly service to it's guests.
Barristers- Seneca Falls       800-914-0145

The back deck overlooks 18 well maintained acres. Just beyond the rolling lawn is the Cayuga Inlet and back property. Sounds of rushing water can be heard from the deck from spring through fall. Stroll the grounds, explore the trails or relax along a garden path. Sheltered on a knoll, the garden path is the perfect spot from which to watch birds, catch up on some reading, or to track butterflies. Numerous rare trees dot the front and side lawn areas. The Dane Emerson property is located within the Emerald Necklace, a land-trust committed to preserving the integrity of the habitat in the Finger Lakes region. Wedding & special event packages are available.
Dane Emerson House- Newfield       607-564-7501

A quick stroll on Peconic Lane will take you to Ackerly Pond Vineyard’s tasting room. With 10 or so wine tasting rooms within a 2 mile radius of us, Home Port B&B is actually situated on one of the most charming streets on the North Fork. The beaches on Peconic Bay are sandy and the water is very warm. You may take it easy right here, try some bird watching as you stroll Home Port’s lush grounds. The trees flower gardens have been established and tended with great care for decades, and provide an elegantly relaxing setting for your special time away. Or, park yourself with a good book on our front porch hammock under the shade of the mammoth French weeping beech tree planted in 1873. Cushy porch furniture, crystal wine glasses and set-ups are all yours throughout your visit to Home Port’s Wine Country!
Home Port BnB- Peconic       631-765-1435

Storm King Lodge Bed & Breakfast is located in Mountainville, NY, within the town of Cornwall, NY, 60 miles north of NYC, a perfect country escape location for romantic getaways, hiking, biking, bird watching, kayaking, skiing, or small family gatherings.
The Storm King Art Center, Dia:Beacon, West Point Military Academy, and Woodbury Common Premium Outlets are minutes away. This is a charming country Bed & Breakfast with 4 bedrooms, fireplaces and private baths in the main lodge, and 2 bedrooms with private baths in the adjacent cottage near the pool. Enjoy the pastoral, peaceful setting. In the summer months have your gourmet breakfast on the sunny veranda. The view is stunning in any season.
Storm King Lodge-  Mountainville       845-534-9421

At the Pine Bush House Bed & Breakfast you can relax and unwind in our country Victorian home built in 1904, nestled in the hamlet of Pine Bush, just over an hour drive from New York City. We are walking distance to shops and restaurants, and a short drive to the picturesque Shawangunk mountains. Rejuvenating activities include hiking, world famous cliff-climbing,  hang-gliding, horseback riding, bird watching, biking, and golfing. Also, we are close to local wineries, the Wallkill Valley Rail Trail, outdoor farmers markets, antique shops, auctions and more.
Pine Bush House BnB     PineBush        845-744-3641

The Pratt Smith Bed & Breakfast is a 1815 brick Colonial, on 22 acres on the north edge of Utica, is minutes from NYS Thruway Exit 31, allowing easy access to area attractions and colleges, including Hamilton College and Utica College. Snuggled in a woodsy residential area, the house shows its historic character with wide plank floors, hardwoods, and homey decor. All modern and immaculate conveniences, including two bedrooms with private baths, formal dining room, and ample off-street parking.  In the area you can also find Bicycle riding trails, Billiards, Bird watching, Boating, Cross-country ski trails, Fishing, Golfing, Hiking trails, Hunting, Shopping and Ski rentals.
Pratt Smith BnB- Uitca          315-732-8483

Voted the Best Pet-Friendly Bed and Breakfast in North America by Arrington Publishing, Audrey’s Farmhouse Bed and Breakfast has been in the hospitality business for 23 years, and offers peace, tranquility, and the utmost in comfort for our guests and their pets. Find some of the most magnificent hiking and bird watching trails in the Northeast, including the Mohonk Preserve and Minnewaska State Park, or visit the historic town of New Paltz only minutes away. In warm weather, breakfast on the flagstone patio or take a few steps to the in-ground swimming pool with an attached deck for sunbathing. Enjoy the soothing luxury of the outdoor heated Jacuzzi year round.
Audreys Farmhouse BnB- WallKill          845-895-3440

Experience the charm and hospitality of the Rosewood Inn, an elegant Victorian Bed and Breakfast. Travel thirty minutes to over thirty area wineries located on Seneca, Cayuga, and Keuka Lakes. Visit the birthplace of aviation at the Glenn H. Curtis Museum or soar in a glider at National Soaring Museum. You can stroll to Historic Market Street and the new Gaffer District to galleries, restaurants and shops.  Visit the Corning Museum of Glass or take a short drive to one of the Finger Lakes and all the Wonderful Wineries. For your bird watching pleasure we are located very near to both the Spencer Crest and Tanglewood Nature Center, very popular birding destinations.
Rosewood Inn BnB- Corning         607-962-3253
Brookside is located in a scenic and historical area of the Catskill Mountains and provides an ideal base for your Four Seasons exploration of the Great Northern Catskill Mountains. Surrounded by the Catskill High Peaks, located in the Town of Hunter, Brookside has been welcoming guests for more than a hundred years. Just 2 1/2 hours north of New York City, Brookside is set in spacious grounds, bordered by the Katerskill Creek. This 1890 renovated Inn has a wraparound porch, wood burning stove in the public living room, a spacious dinning room and four guest rooms. Open year round. Suitable for family and group gatherings, or that quiet weekend getaway. Enjoy the comforts of home in a charming, country setting.
Brookside Bed & Breakfast- Hunter        518-589-6049

On a cliff overlooking the Hudson River, sits The Alexander Hamilton House, just a short walk to the village of Croton-on-Hudson. Conveniently located just 48 min. north of New York City, 20 min. to Tarrytown and 25 min. from White Plains. From our inn, you have easy access to historic houses, West Point, wineries, hiking, bird watching, biking and outlet shopping. Relax in our bed and breakfast's beautiful rooms, some with fireplace and whirlpool tubs. Partake in our sumptuous breakfast and sample local cuisine from an array of wonderful restaurants.
Alexander Hamilton House- Croton-on-Hudson          (914) 271-6737

Settled on the gentle hillside of a quiet country road, Fox Hill B&B welcomes you with immaculate rooms and warm hospitality. 90 min from NYC. 5 miles from New Paltz, or Hyde Park. Close to Great Shopping, Outstanding Restaurants, River Cruises, Winery Tours/Tasting, Antiques, FDR Home/Library, Historic Sites, Mansions. Mohonk Preserve, Minnewaska State Park & "The Gunks" for Rock Climbing, Hiking & Biking. Gazebo with Hot Tub, Inground Pool -Mem.Day - Labor Day, Lovely Gardens/Koi Pond, Bird Watching.
10 minutes to Marist College, Vassar, SUNY New Paltz, and The Culinary Institute of America. Bard College - 30 minutes. West Point - 45 min.
Fox Hill B&B- Highland          845-691-8151

Adirondack Pines located just minutes off the Northway, we offer Adirondack lodging minutes from the beach and public boat launch in Schroon Lake, 1/2 hour from Gore Mountain and Lake George, and less than 1 hour from Lake Placid. Skiing, snowboarding, snowmobiling, hiking, bird watching, swimming, boating, antiquing...they're all within reach! There's something for everyone, any time of year. Enjoy a walk around the 100 acres of grounds, watch for the deer who frequent the apple orchard in our back yard, and at night find stars you've never seen before in the clear Adirondack Mountain skies.
Adirondack Pines- Adirondack         (518) 494-5249

Country Road Lodge Bed and Breakfast is a scenic, secluded idyll in the Adirondacks of New York State.Our 40 acres are bordered by extensive state forest lands. Hiking/cross-country ski trails start at the Lodge, or nearby trailheads in the Lake George area of the southeastern Adirondacks. Explore Colonial and Revolutionary War history at forts, battlefields and museums. Spend an hour or a day cruising magnificent Lake George. There's bird watching, hiking, biking, kayaking or canoeing, antiquing, and skiing in winter.  Return to the lodge, kick off your shoes in our relaxed, congenial ambience before dinner at one of many fine restaurants nearby.
Country Road Lodge BnB-  Warrensburg         518-623-2207

 Situated in the hamlet of Roscoe, guests of the Reynolds House Inn & Motel are within walking distance of gift and antique shops, sporting stores, and several restaurants. With halls filled with history, comfortable guest rooms, and the surrounding beauty of the Catskills Forest Preserve, the Reynolds House welcomes  you. Located two hours from NYC in "Trout Town U.S.A"  the Reynolds House Inn & Motel offers immediate access to world-renowned fly fishing, hiking, bird watching, golfing, and hunting.  Roscoe is the perfect setting for outdoor enthusiasts or travelers simply passing through the natural beauty of the Catskills.
Roscoe-Reynolds House Inn & Motel         607-498-4422

Welcome to Wicher Garden Inn, a Finger Lakes bed and breakfast located in Auburn. The rural surroundings of our New York State bed and breakfast provide the utmost in relaxation, while our proximity to the city and major routes puts you just a short drive from hundreds of varied attractions, there really is something for everyone at A Wicher Garden. You might even choose to simply remain at the inn and enjoy our gardens with birds and butterflies or relax with a book in the backyard hammock. The Finger Lakes and nearby Lake Ontario have long been known for their world class fishing. The village of Skaneateles with its fine shops, boutiques and artisans is a wonderful walking experience
Wicher Garden Inn- Auburn          800-356-8556

Come stay with us in our home, a stately brick house built in 1900. Sunny's Roost Bed & Breakfast in one of the most  friendly, historical, and scenic locations located in Lewiston on the Niagara river. Our front porch spans the entire front of the house. It's great on a warm summer evening for relaxing over a  glass of iced tea or iced coffee. Fishing must be pretty good because we have been gifted with a number of salmon and walleye fillets, gifts from visitors who had success out on the river or in Lake Ontario.  We have enjoyed some pretty tasty fish dinners courtesy of our fishermen.  We know a few fishing guides so we can provide you with names and numbers if you aren't familiar with the area. Hiking and bird watching oppurtunities are also in the area.
Sunnys Roost BnB- Lewiston          716-754-1161
Orient Inn is located at the east end of Long Island's North Fork.   Year round we enjoy thousands of acres of woods, beaches, fresh and saltwater wetlands and marsh.  We are in one of the prime birdwatching locations in the U.S, 3 miles from Orient Beach State Park. For a comprehensive list of birds for sighting visit: North Fork Audubon Society at Orient Inn is within walking distance from the picturesque and historic Hamlet of Orient, A short walk, bike ride or drive will take you to Orient's wetlands, the nature trails at the Orient State Park, swimming, bird watching, boating, golfing and fishing activities.
Orient Inn- Orient          631-323-2300

Built over a century ago and tucked away in the Hudson Valley  a private and beautiful setting, Bykenhulle House B&B is the perfect choice for an overnight visit, a company event or the wedding of your dreams. Mingle on our rustic patio, unwind in your private whirlpool tub or in front of the fireplace crackling in your room, then stroll our gardens filled with birds and butterflies. You may be only a short drive from the attractions of New York, but you'll feel as if you've been transported a thousand miles away.
Bykenhullehouse- Hopeswell Junction          845-242-3260

Welcome to Keuka Overlook Wine Cellars and Keuka Overlook Bed & Breakfast Inn.  We have set up a little virtual tour of our two businesses for you.  Visit the Winery and learn about our award winning premium wines.  Take a tour through the Inn and peek at all of our lovely guest rooms, most of them overlooking Keuka Lake.  Check out the beautiful landscaped grounds around the pond and both facilities.  Situated high atop one of the most beautiful hillsides in Finger Lakes Wine Country, treat your eyes to panoramic views of both Keuka Lake and Waneta Lake! Bird watching, hiking or just relax we have it all.
Keukaoverlook- Dundee         607-292-6877

Lanzas Country Inn, Restaurant and Pub in the beautiful Catskill mountains of Sullivan county. We also have a large outdoor picnic barn for barbeques and can arrange for tents on the lawns for weddings and other large gatherings. The surrounding area has a multitude of picturesque country roads for quiet drives. The small villages in the area have unique shops, antiquing galore and a full range of outdoor recreational activities. We have the best fly-fishing, many great golf courses, and terrific hiking, bird watching and biking. Enjoy the Catskill Forest Preserve a short distance from the inn. You will also enjoy a leisurely stroll on our grounds and relax by the pond.
Lanzas Country Inn- Livingston Manor          845-439-5070

The Lilacs is one of the area’s grand old Victorians. Like the surrounding western New York area, it contains a lot of history - dating back to the early settlement of the area. Many great parks, gardens, museums, historic sites, shops and restaurants will keep you busy during the length of your stay. For the bird watchers we have an abundance of activities close by including 2 National Wildlife Refuges, plus some Nature Preserves and, of course, the shorelines of both Lake Erie and Ontario.
Lilacs BnB- East Auroa          716-655-2521

Whispering Pines is a New Paltz bed & breakfast, only 15 minutes from downtown New Paltz in the middle of 50 private, wooded acres in the beautiful and historic hamlet of High Falls. Mohonk Mountain House hiking, bird watching and sightseeing only three miles away! Minnewaska Lake swimming, hiking, and cross-country skiing are only a ten-minute drive. Antiques, art, and crafts center of the Catskills. Swim at local rivers, lakes and waterfalls. Fish, hike, golf, bike, rock climb, or just bask in the sun. Ski downhill one hour away or cross-country ski nearby. Take winter hikes in the woods, see the frozen waterfall at Minnewaska, laze in a hot Jacuzzi in your room or on the deck, and enjoy the living room fireplace.
Whispering Pines BnB- Hill Falls          845-687-2419

Summer in the Hamptons has never been more enticing.  When the world is in turmoil the Mill House Inn remains an enclave of peace and serenity.  There is nothing like contemplating the vastness and power of the ocean to put life back into perspective.  And eating a lobster roll at the Clam Bar or drinking a BBC at Cyril’s is the sheer essence of summer. Whether the crowds at Main Beach excite you, or you prefer a blissful stroll along Sammy’s Beach at sunset, we’ve got a beach for every mood and every moment. Or escape from it all and relax in one of our super-comfortable Adirondack chairs under the maple tree in our lush gardens for some bird watching and enjoy the solitude or a good book.
Mill House Inn- Long Island          631-324-9766

The Federal House Bed and Breakfast is located in the heart of the Finger Lakes Region of Upstate New York, close to Cornell and Ithaca College, downtown Ithaca, the Cayuga Lake Wine Trail, the Seneca Lake Wine Trail, and several state parks famous for their gorges and waterfalls. Guests may enjoy the sounds of water while sitting on our porch or in the garden gazebo. Salmon Creek is one of the best fishing spots in the Ithaca, NY area. Urban guests will delight in the variety of wildlife that abounds in our area. Deer and rabbit are commonly seen in the garden. The falls provide habitat for beaver, great blue heron, mergansers, kingfishers, and mallards.
Federal House BnB- Lansing          800-533-7362
The Inn at Serenity House is located on 100 private and secluded acres in beautiful Chenango County in upstate New York. The private 8000 sq ft Inn has seven relaxing single rooms on the first floor with six double rooms on the second floor. Sleeps up to 40!  Walk around the farms with the keepers of Serenity guiding you through the paths and trails, finding beauty, peace, wildlife, and faith in what is yet to come. Billiards, Bird watching, Boating, Cross-country ski trails, Fishing, Golfing, Hiking trails, Horseback riding, Horseshoes, Hunting, antiques, there is always something new and exciting to do.
The Inn at Serenity House- Ellicottville          800-577-8451

Named for the serenade of frogs that fills the evening air,  Pollywogg Hollër is a Great Camp-style eco-resort established by the Castle family in 1987. The genius of nature and man are showcased in a setting of spectacular beauty, Adirondack-style craftsmanship, solar electricity, organic gardening, and gravity fed spring water. Stroll undisturbed through enchanting sculpture gardens filled. Enjoy an informative tasting session in the wine cellar and delicious meals prepared using timeless non-electric cooking methods. Enjoy the birds, butterflies and wildlife that abound in the forest and at night sink into a deep, comfortable sleep.
Pollywogg Holler Resort- Belmont      800-291-9668

Jefferson Inn is away from the highway and centrally behind Ellicottville's Town Hall, it is easy walking distance to 15 restaurants and bars, as well as unique gift shops and galleries. We are only minutes away from Holiday Valley and HoliMont Ski Resorts. Built around 1835, the Inn offers an elegant living room with an inviting fireplace, four tastefully decorated bedrooms, one luxury suite, and two private efficiency units. For our bird watchers and nature lovers we are just an hour south of Buffalo at the foothills of the Allegheny Mountains and only minutes from Allegany State Park, also close to the Nannen Arboretum and Amish country.
Jefferson Inn- Ellicottville          800-577-8451

We are located on a 4.6 acre park-like setting known as  Toganenwood Estates with water frontage along the Canandaigua Outlet; which flows into the Erie Canal; just minutes from the north shore of Seneca Lake, the deepest of the Finger Lakes. The house features a touch of European and 18th Century decor throughout. Our sun room and patio overlook the flower beds, gazebo, smoke house, corn crib, carriage house, barns, park-like grounds with fluttering birds and butterflies and covered bridge near the glistening water.
Toganenwood Estates- Finger Lakes     315-264-3137

The  Pine Haven is not far from the City, in the Hudson Valley, close to Mohonk Preserve and Minnewasaka State Park. It has almost 10 acres, 2 ponds, and lovely old trees. The house is spacious, with 2 decks, balcony, and an outside Jacuzzi. Besides great hiking, bird watching and horse riding possibilities there is also great shopping for antiques, golf and vine trails.
Pine Haven- Pine Bush          845-744-2330

A unique and wonderful experience awaits you any season of the year in and around Saratoga Springs. The Country Life Bed and Breakfast is nestled in a wonderful country setting near Cambridge NY. Stay with us and explore the many towns and villages in the Battenkill Valley. Enjoy a summertime hike right outside our doorstep, on a hundred acres of rolling hillsides. Nearby localities offer golf, tennis, horseback riding, polo matches and rodeos. Attention Birders watchers:  Not just a backyard but 120 acres of farmland, woodlands, wetlands, streams and waterfalls.  Latest count is 54 different birds in a 2 day outing.
Country Life BnB- Greenwich    800-291-9668

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