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The Queen City Cottage
Poughkeepsie, NY
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2.76 mi from city center
The Queen City Cottage
Courtyard by Marriott Poughkeepsie
3 out of 5
2641 South Road/Route 9, Poughkeepsie, NY
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The price is $103 per night
2.28 mi from city center
4.3/5Excellent! (859 reviews)

"The room was nicely appointed. Covid restrictions were in place and consistent application was reassuring."…"

Reviewed on Jul 18, 2020

Courtyard by Marriott Poughkeepsie
Residence Inn by Marriott Poughkeepsie
3 out of 5
2525 South Rd, Poughkeepsie, NY
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The price is $116 per night
2.94 mi from city center
4.3/5Excellent! (323 reviews)

"I was well pleased with the staff & hotel's cleanliness."…"

Reviewed on Aug 2, 2020

Residence Inn by Marriott Poughkeepsie
Best Western Plus The Inn & Suites At The Falls
2.5 out of 5
50 Red Oaks Mill Rd, Poughkeepsie, NY
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The price is $94 per night
4.44 mi from city center
4.1/5Very Good! (880 reviews)

"The river view. It was very calming. Relaxing and nice"…"

Reviewed on Apr 25, 2020

Best Western Plus The Inn & Suites At The Falls
The Queen City Cottage
Poughkeepsie, NY
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2.76 mi from city center
The Queen City Cottage
3-bed Entire House, Newly Refurbished, Bring Family, Fantastic Location!
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2.77 mi from city center
4/5Very Good! (10 reviews)
Just right for our family.

"Could use another light and another bedside table in the bedroom."…"

Reviewed on Nov 23, 2019

3-bed Entire House, Newly Refurbished, Bring Family, Fantastic Location!
Holiday Inn Poughkeepsie
3 out of 5
2170 South Rd, Poughkeepsie, NY
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4.49 mi from city center
Holiday Inn Poughkeepsie
Hampton Inn by Hilton New Paltz
2.5 out of 5
4 South Putt Corners Road, New Paltz, NY
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The price is $93 per night
7.7 mi from city center
4.7/5Exceptional! (785 reviews)

"Very clean on arrival. But unlike in other places during COVID-19, nex day they even didn't offer removing trash when put in front of the room, nor changing towels"…"

Reviewed on Aug 3, 2020

Hampton Inn by Hilton New Paltz
Homewood Suites by Hilton Poughkeepsie
3 out of 5
900 Thomas Watson Dr, Poughkeepsie, NY
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The price is $134 per night
2.98 mi from city center
4.8/5Exceptional! (219 reviews)

"Spacious and clean room, pleasant staff. Convenient quiet location"…"

Reviewed on Aug 8, 2020

Homewood Suites by Hilton Poughkeepsie
Red Roof Inn PLUS+ Poughkeepsie
2.5 out of 5
2349 South Rd, Route 9, Poughkeepsie, NY
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The price is $79 per night
3.78 mi from city center
3.3/5 (766 reviews)

"Bed and pillows very comfortable pleasant checking in and out. Price for this property is good. It was quiet, the front desk was able to accommodate me to a room away from me people since my 2 kids make a Lot of noise.. The roof had water damage and the bottom of the bed had each a metal sticking ..."…"

Reviewed on May 26, 2020

Red Roof Inn PLUS+ Poughkeepsie
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Visiting Poughkeepsie

History buffs will enjoy exploring Poughkeepsie, and visitors give high marks for the riverfront, college vibe, and fun sporting events. Tourists who journey to this scenic city can discover its entertainment choices, theaters, and restaurants. Top sights in the city include Catskill Mountains and Minnewaska State Park.

  • There are 167 hotels and other accommodations in Poughkeepsie
  • The closest major airport is in Newburgh, NY (SWF-Stewart Intl.), 16.3 mi (26.2 km) from the city center
  • The next closest is in Danbury, CT (DXR-Danbury Municipal), 32.3 mi (52 km) away

Sightseeing and Staying in Poughkeepsie

Well-known for its theaters, the city's cultural venues include Bardavon 1869 Opera House, Chance Theater, and Locust Grove. Attractions like SplashDown Beach, Dutchess County Fairgrounds, and McCann Ice Arena are fun for kids of all ages. The city is notable for its historic sites and landmarks like Mid-Hudson Bridge, Poughkeepsie Bridge, and Eleanor Roosevelt National Historic Site.

In Poughkeepsie, you'll find 167 hotels and other lodging accommodations so you'll have ample places to choose from for a perfect vacation. Here are top ones based on our user reviews:

  • Brinckerhoff Inn - This 4-star hotel features free breakfast, an outdoor pool, and free WiFi. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its breakfast and clean, comfortable rooms.
  • Journey Inn Bed & Breakfast - Our customers like the convenient parking and clean, quiet rooms at this B&B. This 4-star bed & breakfast features free breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking.
  • Stonegate Bed and Breakfast - With a stay at this 3.5-star bed & breakfast, guests can enjoy access to free breakfast and free parking, along with free WiFi. Expedia customers like its helpful staff and WiFi.

Other top sights in Poughkeepsie include Catskill Mountains and Minnewaska State Park. Popular places to see in the area include Bear Mountain State Park, located 28 mi (45.1 km) from the heart of the city, and Woodbury Common Premium Outlets, which is 28.5 mi (45.9 km) away.

Getting Around Poughkeepsie

To see more of the surrounding area, ride one of the trains from Poughkeepsie Station or Appalachian Trail. Poughkeepsie might not have many public transit options so consider a car rental to maximize your time.

Dressing for Poughkeepsie

  • Between January and March, daytime temperatures average 54°F, while nighttime temperatures stay around 15°F
  • From April to June, the average is 83°F during the day and 31°F at night
  • July through September sees average temperatures of 85°F during the day and 45°F at night
  • In October-December, you can expect 69°F as the daytime average and 17°F as the nighttime average
  • Average annual rainfall for Poughkeepsie is 46.61 inches
  • July and August are usually the hottest months averaging 83°F, while January and February are usually the coldest with an average temperature of 17°F

Frequently asked questions

Where is the best place to stay in Poughkeepsie?
The Baker House Bed & Breakfast is ranked highly by Expedia customers. This 3.5-star B&B offers free breakfast and free WiFi. Other top choices based on reviews include Black Creek Bed and Breakfast and Danskammer House.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Poughkeepsie, will I receive a refund?
Yes! You’ll find that most hotel bookings are fully refundable provided that you cancel prior to the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which is usually within 24-48 hours of your scheduled arrival. If you booked a non-refundable reservation, it may still be possible to cancel it and be given a refund within 24 hours of booking. Enter your dates, click on “Search”, then use the “free cancellation” filter to get the best deals in Poughkeepsie.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip to Poughkeepsie?
For more information about rescheduling or cancelling your trip to Poughkeepsie, go to https://www.expedia.com/service/.
What's the best budget-friendly accommodation in Poughkeepsie?
Based on reviews, Americas Best Value Inn New Paltz is a popular 2-star property for our travelers looking for an economical choice, and features free breakfast and free WiFi. Other good choices to stay on the cheap include Extended Stay America Fishkill - Westage Center and New Paltz Hostel.
What's the best accommodation for a family vacation in Poughkeepsie?
SpringHill Suites by Marriott Fishkill is a top 3-star hotel on Expedia for families, and features an indoor pool and a restaurant. Other good choices to stay with the kids include HYATT house Fishkill/Poughkeepsie and Residence Inn by Marriott Fishkill. Attractions like Mid-Hudson Civic Center and Mid-Hudson Children’s Museum are also fun for kids of all ages.
What's the best accommodation for a couple visiting Poughkeepsie?
The Bykenhulle House is a favorite 3.5-star B&B for couples, and features deep soaking bathtubs and a restaurant. Other good choices for a romantic stay include HYATT house Fishkill/Poughkeepsie and Residence Inn by Marriott Poughkeepsie.
What's the best pet-friendly hotel in Poughkeepsie?
Red Roof Inn PLUS+ Poughkeepsie is a top property for people traveling with their pets, and offers a fitness center and free WiFi for its human guests. Other good choices for you and your pet’s trip include Extended Stay America Fishkill - Westage Center and HYATT house Fishkill/Poughkeepsie.
Where is the best hotel to stay near Marist College?
Poughkeepsie Grand Hotel is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data, and this 3-star hotel offers free breakfast and a restaurant. It’s located 1.3 mi (2 km) from Marist College. Other good choices within a few miles include Days Inn by Wyndham Poughkeepsie and Holiday Inn Express Poughkeepsie.
What about the best place to stay close to Minnewaska State Park?
One of the top choices for your stay is Minnewaska Lodge, located 2.5 mi (3.9 km) from Minnewaska State Park, and this 3-star hotel offers free breakfast and free WiFi. 12 Private Acres With Pristine Views of the Gunks and Soyuzivka Heritage Center are two other good options within 5 miles.
What's the best place for a beach vacation in Poughkeepsie?
HYATT house Fishkill/Poughkeepsie is a top 3-star hotel for a beach vacation, and features an indoor pool and free buffet breakfast. To enjoy some time by the water, head to Berean Park Beach or Lake Minnewaska Beach.
What's the best place to stay if I'm looking to play golf in Poughkeepsie?
Red Roof Inn PLUS+ Poughkeepsie is a property featuring free WiFi and LED TVs, and it’s a top choice for playing a round of golf. Other good options to stay near a golf course include Hampton Inn & Suites Poughkeepsie and Ramada by Wyndham Fishkill. Visit Apple Greens Golf Course, New Paltz Golf Course, or Beekman Golf Course to perfect your golf swing.
What are some accommodations with pools in Poughkeepsie?
Hampton Inn by Hilton New Paltz is a top hotel with an indoor pool, a children’s pool, and free buffet breakfast. A couple of other options with an onsite pool include SpringHill Suites by Marriott Fishkill and Days Inn by Wyndham Poughkeepsie.

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