Mohonk Mountain House


About Mohonk Mountain House

Picture a fairy-tale castle perched high atop a stone bluff overlooking Lake Mohonk in the Hudson Valley. A vacation at Mohonk Mountain House is more than just 40,000 acres of pristine forest and fresh mountain air. Owned and operated by the Smiley family since its founding in 1869, the award-winning National Historic Landmark resort has been providing guests with everything they need for an unforgettable wellness getaway for over 150 years. Overnight stays include charming accommodations, three meals, afternoon tea and cookies, and countless activities and experiences year-round for guests of all ages—allowing guests to spend more time making memories than planning for them. Whether you’re an outdoor enthusiast, wellness seeker, history buff or foodie, there’s an adventure waiting at Mohonk Mountain House.

  • New Paltz, New York

  • Resort & Spa



Wellness is an integral part of the Mohonk experience since its founding in 1869. The tradition carries on today with an award-winning spa that features nature-inspired therapies and experiences. Spa amenities include 16 treatment rooms, relaxation verandas, a solarium, an outdoor heated mineral pool, an indoor heated pool, a fitness center and a yoga/motion studio.

In addition to luxurious skin and body care treatments, you’ll also find mindfulness opportunities through meditative hikes and forest bathing sessions that not only quiet your mind but ground you with the moment.  



Whether it's a hike through the 85-miles of trails, trying your hand at tomahawk throwing, developing your rock scrambling skills or taking in the serene silence, you can be as active or as relaxed as you choose.

Year-round recreation includes ice skating, snowshoeing and cross-country skiing in the winter, with paddle-boarding, swimming and fly fishing on tap in the summer months. Activities also include movie nights, live music, and nature presentations and workshops.

***Events and activities are subject to change and may be canceled without advance notice. 


Culinary Highlights

Mohonk’s award-winning culinary team is committed to serving farm-to-table cuisine that includes seasonal and local ingredients from the Hudson Valley whenever possible. The chefs are more than happy to prepare sumptuous meals and enticing entrées to accommodate health-conscious guests and those with dietary restrictions. The historic main dining room features dramatic cathedral ceilings, original woodwork from 1893 and panoramic views of the Catskill Mountains.


Mohonk Mountain House

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Mohonk’s elegantly-appointed suites, guest rooms and cottages may take you back in time but certainly offer all the modern amenities and luxuries to keep you comfortable during your stay. Guest rooms feature timeless furnishings inspired by the unique architecture and character of Mohonk Mountain House and reflect the natural beauty of the Hudson Valley region.

Features & Amenities

With a storied history that dates back to 1869, the resort provides cozy, rustic-style lodging with a variety of amenities. The grounds feature exquisite gardens, a nine-hole golf course, tennis courts and stables for horseback riding and horse-drawn carriage rides. 

  • High-speed Wi-Fi throughout the Mountain House
  • Historic rooms designed to transport you to a bygone era
  • Private wood-burning fireplaces in Victorian rooms
  • Private balcony with rocking chairs with most rooms
  • Complimentary parking
  • 100% ELS cotton bed linens by Garnier Thiebaut
  • Signature Mohonk bath products by Gilchrist & Soames
  • Vintage-style furnishings
  • Cribs and Pack ’N Plays available to Mohonk's youngest guests


Mohonk Mountain House is located in New Paltz, New York. The closest airports are New York Stewart International Airport (SWF) and Albany International Airport (ALB).