Mohonk Mountain House
100 Mountain Rest Rd. New Paltz, NY 800-772-6676
Built in the 19th century and overlooking Lake Mohonk, the Mohonk Mountain House is a picturesque and full-service 259-room resort. Set on 1,200 acres, guests are invited to hike on 85 trails, navigate through a garden maze, rock climb, swim and play tennis.
Rates, which start around $580 per night for a two-person room, include three meals a day, afternoon tea and cookies and most activities. Self-catering cottages, which sleep four to six people, are also available and include full kitchens (from $439 per night). -Lucy Cohen Blatter