Experience the History of Hudson Valley at Tarrytown House Estate on the Hudson
Kykuit/Rockefeller Estate package features tour of six-story mansion, terraced sculpture gardens, artwork, classic cars, plus overnight accommodations and breakfast
TARRYTOWN, N.Y. (April 2013) – Are you looking for a getaway this spring that offers a tour of one of the most stunning estates in the United States? The Tarrytown House Estate is offering that and more with its “Kykuit/Rockefeller Estate” package. Starting at $239, guests can enjoy deluxe accommodations, a sumptuous American breakfast for two, and a tour of Kykuit, the legendary Rockefeller estate in Tarrytown, N.Y.
The two-hour tour at this hilltop paradise features the history of the estate that was home to four generations of the Rockefeller family, beginning with the philanthropist John D. Rockefeller, founder of Standard Oil. Now an historic site of the National Trust, this extraordinary landmark has been meticulously maintained for almost 100 year and welcomes visitors during the spring and summer.
The tour winds through the main rooms of the six-story stone house, then to the expansive, terraced gardens featuring Governor Nelson A. Rockefeller’s exceptional collection of 20th century sculpture. Artists represented include Pablo Picasso, Henry Moore, Alexander Calder, Louise Nevelson, and David Smith, among many others. Next, experience the private underground art galleries filled with Picasso tapestries, and the Coach Barn, with collections of classic automobiles and horse-drawn carriages.
Following the tour, guests can stroll the beautiful grounds of the hotel, take a dip in one of the pools or enjoy the beautiful scenery overlooking the Hudson River. Deluxe accommodations and breakfast are also included.
Located just 25 miles from midtown Manhattan, The Tarrytown House Estate on the Hudson offers a spectacular Lower Hudson Valley getaway that blends historical charm with modern conveniences. Set on 26 acres overlooking the Hudson River, the Tarrytown House Estate on the Hudson features impressive 19th century mansions, as well as a contemporary atrium-style building. The Estate offers extensive leisure and recreational facilities such as a fitness club, indoor and outdoor swimming pools, and tennis courts.
For more information about the “Kykuit/Rockefeller Estate” package, call The Tarrytown House Estate on the Hudson at (914) 591-8200 or visit www.tarrytownhouseestate.com.
About Tarrytown House Estate
Located just 25 miles from midtown Manhattan, the Tarrytown House Estate offers a spectacular Lower Hudson Valley lodging and meeting facility that blends historical charm with modern conveniences. Set on 26 acres overlooking the Hudson River Valley, the Tarrytown House features impressive 19th-Century mansions, as well as a contemporary atrium-style building that houses conference facilities and guest rooms. Perfect for business and leisure, the Tarrytown House offers extensive leisure and recreational facilities such as a fitness club, indoor and outdoor swimming pools, and tennis courts. For more information, please contact the Tarrytown House at 1-800-553-8118 or check their Website at www.tarrytownhouseestate.com.
About Destination Hotels & Resorts
Destination Hotels & Resorts is a privately held hospitality management company headquartered in Colorado. With 40 independent, luxury and upscale hotels, resorts and golf clubs, Destination is the fourth largest hospitality management company in the country. The company’s portfolio features more than 9,600 guest rooms, 18 golf courses and 16 full-service spas. Destination Hotels & Resorts properties are located in key metropolitan and resort markets including Washington, D.C., Chicago, Seattle, Denver, San Diego, Santa Fe, Aspen, Austin, Phoenix, Portland, Palm Springs, Palos Verdes, Maui and Lake Tahoe. The company is a subsidiary of Los Angeles-based investment, development and management firm Lowe Enterprises.
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