Two hours from town by automobile, nestled on a quaint hillside in Windham, New York and flanked by the rugged Catskill Mountains is Eastwind Hotel & Bar. Once a easy bunk home courting again to the 1920s, at this time, the distinctive lodging has been thoughtfully refurbished in an effort to marry the outdated with the brand new, and is because of welcome company from June 2018 onwards.
Originally referred to as a retreat for hunters, fly fishermen and different out of doors lovers, Eastwind has been designed to welcome a brand new era of tourists year-round, whereas nonetheless retaining its distinct rustic attraction.
When planning the lodge, founders Bjorn Boyer, Julija Stoliarova, Daniel Cipriani and John Burnett have been impressed by the property’s previous, in addition to modern lodges and their very own travel experiences. “We are excited to announce the opening of Eastwind and look forward to welcoming guests to our mountain hideaway,” stated Bjorn Boyer. “We know spending time in nature is a humbling experience, so we wanted to create an upscale yet accessible way for today’s travelers to unplug, unwind and connect with friends and family.”
Unfolding throughout a hillside with sweeping views of Windham Mountain, Eastwind blends pure magnificence with communal-minded gathering areas. Guests can calm down within the swimming pool, outsized barrel sizzling tub or sauna; get pleasure from an evening cap on the Salon’s cocktail bar; or cozy up by the fireplace pit whereas admiring the surroundings.
There are 19 lodging with 4 room varieties for company to select from, together with the Bunk House, Hill House, and Lushna Cabins. The guestrooms have a mid-century electrical look, whereas the Lushna Cabins embody the Scandinavian beliefs of tenting with out sacrificing comforts.
The Bunk House and Hill House is home to the primary foyer check-in space, 11 visitor rooms, (together with two author’s studio suites) and the Salon, a gathering house to seize an espresso or a cocktail. Special occasions and programming on the getaway will evolve with the seasons, with woodland film screenings in the summertime, game nights within the winter, and intimate concert events and artwork lessons indoors and out. Guests will likely be supplied with out of doors requirements so as to discover the realm, together with rain boots, snowshoes and backpacks.
More data on Eastwind Hotel & Bar is obtainable on the official web site.