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"National Geographic Traveler Magazine" named
NY's Hudson Valley region one of 2013's
20 best travel destinations in the world!

Welcome to HAL! (HUDSON AREA LODGING) Innkeepers have always been the unofficial ambassadors of tourism. Consider HAL your Inn-sider guide for the best the heart of the Hudson Valley has to offer. The dynamic blend of urban culture and the great outdoors combined with small-town charm make the Hudson Area an amazing getaway. You won't find any "chain" hotels in Hudson or near by. Instead we invite you to consider more memorable and unique lodging options including romantic B&Bs, charming country Inns and boutique Hotels. It is our intention to celebrate the world class destination that the Hudson Area has become by connecting you to everything from the little known to the very famous and every venue in between. By presenting historic sites, unique places, events and activities along with amazing dining options we hope to provide you a richer, more complete experience of our county, the land and its culture.

The Hot City of Hudson-Upstate's Downtown

This small Riverfront city, once an 18th century whaling port, has transformed itself into a lively antiques and visual & performing arts mecca. The city is very walkable and very friendly. Wander down mile long Warren Street to find world class dining, antique shops, art galleries, boutiques and one of a kind specialty stores while enjoying the rich architecture throughout the city as it is among the best in NY State. Enjoy an equity stage production, musical revue, classic film or take a cruise on the Hudson River to visit our lighthouse. Don't miss a chance to take in one of the farmer’s markets, events, fairs, parades and annual festivals the city offers. Please click on the above Calendar link for more information on upcoming events.

The Cool Country-Every Season of the Year

Nestled between the Hudson River and the Berkshire Mountains, this area is renowned for its scenic beauty and rural charm. This fertile valley is home to farmlands, orchards waiting to be picked and wineries to visit. You'll fall in love with driving on our country roads with amazing long views or take a stroll across the Rip Van Winkle bridge. And with two beautiful state parks you'll be sure to enjoy the great outdoors hiking, biking or swimming in a cool clear lake. Winter skiing and zip-lining is closer than you think at Catamount Skiing and Adventure Park. Come and be inspired by our history while savoring the sights and sounds and interacting with the local network of people dedicated to creating a sustainable community.


Please call HAL at 800-558-8584 or
for assistance with lodging availability.

Hudson Area Lodging • 800-558-8584