Many of Poughkeepsie’s attractions can be found close to Rosendale, making it a popular place to stay or visit on a day trip. Two of the most interesting places to see are the fascinating Mohonk Golf Course and the fantastic Old Dutch Church. Two other popular spots that are within a short distance of Rosendale are the Senate House State Historic Site and the Vanderbilt Mansion National Historic Site.
Do try to see some of the nearby museums and galleries, which help make the area such a rewarding holiday destination. Visit some of the interesting artistic and historic collections including the Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum in Hyde Park and the Home of Franklin D. Roosevelt National Historic Site.
Loren Campbell Memorial Field, New Paltz is a great place to catch a game of baseball, and to see local legends, the New Paltz Hawks, in all their glory. To look like a local, don’t forget to pack some blue and white, the colors of the New Paltz Hawks.
After a long day exploring the delights of Rosendale, recharge your batteries in one of the area’s popular bed-and-breakfasts, hotels or short-stay apartments. For a good night’s sleep be sure to check out the Super 8 Motel Kingston, the Garden Plaza Hotel, Kingston, and the popular Super 8 New Paltz, NY.