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Rhinebeck

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Rhinebeck [1] is a township in Dutchess County New York. The township encompasses the village of Rhinebeck as well as the hamlet of Rhinecliff.

Get in

By air

  • Stewart International Airport, 1180 First St, New Windsor, +1 845 564-2100, [2].
  • Albany International Airport, 737 Albany-Shaker Rd, Albany, [3].

By train

  • Amtrak, [4]. Rail service from Rhinecliff station to New York City's Penn Station and other points.

Get around

See

Wilderstein sits on a hilltop overlooking the Hudson River.
  • Wilderstein, 330 Morton Rd, + 845 876-4818, [5]. Stunning Queen Anne style mansion set on park-like grounds designed by Calvert Vaux. Open May-October, Th-Su noon-4PM (last tour at 3:30PM). Call for special holiday events: Halloween Party, Victorian holiday tours, Yuletide high tea. The mansion is several miles outside town.
  • Old Rhinebeck Aerodrome, 9 Norton Road, + 845 752-3200, [6]. Museum, May through October, 10AM-5PM. Airshows, June through October, weekends at 2PM. For $50, take a biplane ride over the Hudson River; Sa-Su, June through October.

Do

Buy

Eat

  • China Rose, 100 Shatzell Ave, +1 845 876-7442, [7]. Chinese fusion with views of the Hudson River. W-M 5PM-10PM, closed Tu. Entrées $11-$25. Adjacent to the Rhinecliff Amtrak station.

Drink

Sleep

Splurge

  • Beekman Arms and Delamater Inn, 6387 Mill St, +1 845 876-7077, [8]. Beekman Arms may be America's oldest continually operating inn, established in 1766. The Delamater Inn, designed by Alexander Jackson Davis, is in the American Carpenter Gothic style.
  • Olde Rhinebeck Inn, 340 Wurtemburg Rd, +1 845 871-1745, [9]. $195-$275.

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