Castle on the Hudson, 400 Benedict Avenue, Tarrytown, 800-616-4487. The views are spectacular and the food at Equus, the restaurant on premises, is magnificent. Room amenities include goose down comforters and plush bathrobes, complimentary wireless internet, DirectTV with in-room new releases. In-room spa services available, outdoor pool with jacuzzi and bar, fitness center. $265/night and up, suites $500/night and up, packages $565/night and up. Smoke-free property.
Courtyard by Marriott Tarrytown , 475 White Plains Road, Tarrytown, 914-631-1122. Indoor heated pool, fitness center, free high-speed Internet in rooms, complimentary morning coffee in the lobby. Nonsmoking hotel, no pets (except service animals). The business traveler’s standby is a reliable option. $119 to $259/night, varies with season.
Comfort Inn and Suites, 20 Saw Mill River Road, Hawthorne, NY 10532, 914-592-8600. Free continental breakfast, free local calls, free weekday newspaper, indoor pool, fitness center, cable TV. Internet access. No pets. $155 to $160.
Doubletree Hotel Tarrytown, 455 South Broadway, Tarrytown, NY 10591, 914-631-5700. $240 to $285/night. No pets. Rooms have high-speed wired and wireless internet access ($4.95/day), complimentary coffee, and flat screen television. Some rooms have balconies or terraces overlooking the park-like inner courtyard. Has indoor swimming pool, fitness center, steam room/sauna. Glatt Kosher kitchen on premises. Walking distance to Lyndhurst estate.
Hampton Inn White Plains/Tarrytown, 200 West Main Street, Elmsford, 914-592-5680. Reservations booked directly are eligible for Hilton HHonors® participation. Daily complimentary hot breakfast, outdoor pool, fitness center, complimentary high speed Internet access in every room, wireless in public areas, coin-op laundry. No pets. Rates start around $169.
Sheraton Tarrytown Hotel, 600 White Plains Road, Tarrytown, NY 10591, 914-332-7900. The newest hotel in the area. Free wireless Internet in public areas, fitness center, indoor pool. $249 to $309.
SpringHill Suites by Marriott, Tarrytown, 480 White Plains Road, Tarrytown, NY 10591, 914-366-4600. $139 to $279, varies with season.
Tarrytown House Estate & Conference Center, 49 East Sunnyside Lane, Tarrytown, 800-553-8118. Centerpieces are two 19th Century mansions. Conference center rooms start at $249, rooms in King House mansion start at $319. Located about a half mile from Washington Irving’s home, Sunnyside.
Westchester Marriott Tarrytown, 670 White Plains Road, Tarrytown, 914-631-2200. Ruth’s Chris Steakhouse on premises. Indoor pool, whirlpool, fitness center, high-speed internet in rooms, full-service business center, coffee/tea in rooms. Nonsmoking hotel, pets permitted (fee for non-service animals). $139 to $299, varies with season. Suites available. No shuttle to airport or train, but has easy access to I87/I287.