This magnificent destination spa and stylishly decorated 19th-century country house hotel is set amid 58 acres of manicured gardens in a Litchfield County village two hours from New York City. The 30 sumptuous accommodations occupy four elegantly restored buildings, with many offering gas fireplaces, antique four-poster beds and oversize marble baths with brass and Limoges fittings, deep tubs and separate walk-in showers. Fine period furnishings, gilt-framed antique oils, Oriental rugs and opulent paneling accent the inviting restaurant, relaxed Tap Room bar with live piano music on Fridays and Saturdays, and a library. Other diversions include a splendid 20,000-square-foot spa with an indoor pool, an outdoor pool (heated May through October), a putting green, tennis courts and several fitness studios.
Lowest Rate: Classic Room, $800; Editor’s Choice: Junior Suite, $1,100.
Exclusive concierge service; putting green; private tours; Wi-Fi; premium access to Short Story Project
In order to offer you the highest level of service, online booking is currently not available. Please call Andrew Harper Travel at (800) 375-4685, or contact the hotel directly, for reservations.