Speaking of staying close to the public transportation, how magical would it be to wake up in the morning and gaze out upon the Fishkill Creek in Beacon as you sip your coffee? Book this stylish crash pad through Airbnb.com, and you can.
Located minutes from the train station, this first-floor apartment in a larger home is an affordable $88 – $111 per night right on the creek. While it’s currently too cold to walk the 25 minutes to the train station, a cab ride will cost you around $5. The space accommodates two guests and is available for a minimum 2-night stay.
While you’re spending the weekend in Beacon, visit Roundhouse at Beacon for tasty repast, the Towne Crier Cafe for music, and Mount Beacon for hiking. Here’s what reviewers had to say about this Beacon oasis:
“Had a wonderful experience staying here! The space was clean and well laid out, exactly as it appears in the photos.” – Alexandra
“This place was immaculate and perfect for our couple day getaway. Quiet, private, easy walking distance from everything we wanted to see.” – Katharine
“Seth [the owner] was such an amazing host!” – Alison