Make yourself at home at our Holiday Inn Express® hotels in Fishkill. You'll soon be touring the region's grand estates and admiring stunning Hudson River Valley vistas.
The Vanderbilt Mansion Historic Site in Hyde Park is pillowed in acres of prime Hudson River Valley woodlands a short drive from our hotels in Fishkill. Industrialist Frederick Vanderbilt spared no expense in furnishing his Gilded Age country manor with rich tapestries, exotic woods and European antiques. Explore the estate's formal Italian gardens and riverside carriage trails for free. The nearby Franklin Delano Roosevelt Presidential Library & Museum offers insights into the life of America's only four-term president. On display is the 1936 Ford Phaeton that Roosevelt drove on the estate's extensive network of carriage roads.
Guests of our Fishkill hotels enjoy poking around the boutiques and antique stores of Cold Spring, a charming historic village on the banks of the Hudson. Pause on a shaded bench to enjoy an ice cream cone, or savor homemade soup in an old-fashioned cafe. Take a trip to Beacon, near our hotels in Fishkill, to visit the celebrated Dia:Beacon contemporary arts museum. The huge, light-filled galleries of this former factory feature works by contemporary conceptual and minimalist artists. Check out the monumental steel sculptures by Richard Serra. Celebrate art openings and live music during Beacon's monthly Second Saturdays, when the town's galleries and shops stay open late. Linger for dinner, or cross the river to the lively waterfront eateries and bars in Newburgh.
Choose our Holiday Inn Express hotels in Fishkill to explore the area's great outdoors. Meander along trails threading nearby valleys and mountains. At East Highlands State Park, a 4-mile trail through deep woods ends atop Mt. Taurus. Bring a picnic lunch and enjoy glorious river valley views from the summit.