The Gregory House
The Gregory House bed and breakfast is a full-service country inn near Albany and Troy, NY, yet far enough in the country that one can savor the sweet smell of fresh air and delight in the pleasing sights of Rensselaer County’s rolling hills. Twelve comfortable guest rooms beckon weary travelers from around the world.
The old Gregory Inn estate is located in upstate New York, west of the Berkshires. The town of Sand Lake is the center of the historic patroon region, an area once owned by Stephen Van Rensselaer.
You are cordially invited to discover the fine dining and relaxing bed and breakfast lodging found only in a true country inn.
La Perla at the Gregory House offers overnight accommodations in impeccably kept rooms. The twelve guest rooms have been recently refurbished, each with a unique theme.
Choose from The Cabin, The Adirondack Room, Touch of Italy, Granny’s Room, The Nautical, The Victorian Retreat, The Farm, The Rose Garden, Mother Nature’s Retreat, The Tranquility Garden, Country Getaway, or The Exotic Escape.
One of these rooms is sure to match your individual taste.
All rooms — upstairs and down — have private bathrooms, cable television ,free internet and individually controlled heat and individually controlled air conditioning. Many rooms have desks and all rooms have telephones. Cable television is in the Common Room,
A Continental breakfast is available in the morning from 9:00am to 10:30am for guests of the Inn.
The main building, built around 1830, was once the summer home of financier Elias
Gregory, and was occupied by the Gregory family for many generations. The inn part was
built a mere twelve years ago, blending well with the original structure and retaining the
warmth and charm of its Victorian heritage. The Gregory House now serves hungry and weary
La Perla Ristorante
The restaurant consists of three dining rooms in what was once the living room, bedroom and music room.
A fourth dining room has recently been renovated into what is now now called the Contemporary Pub Room, where your hosts serve appetizers, desserts, coffees, and of course all your favorite libations.
Voted "Best New Restaurant in the Capital District" in 2001
The extensive menu offers a wide range of Italian dishes that will take your breath away at the mere sight of them!
The menu also includes a complete selection of continental cuisine and a
"weekly specials" feature that chef and owner Alfonso Acampora
uses to maximize his excellent creative culinary skills.
The city of Albany and its surrounds is replete with historic sites and cultural events, as well as its feature as the Capital of New York State. The entire Capital District is surrounded by the Adirondack, Catskill, Helderberg Green, Taconic and Berkshire mountain ranges, all of which offer an abundance of summer and winter activities.
The Saratoga resort area, summer home of the New York City Ballet Company at the Saratoga Performing Arts Center, and Tanglewood, summer home of the Boston Symphony Orchestra in Lenox, Massachusetts, are both less than an hour's drive away.
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, the oldest engineering school in the country, Russell Sage College, Siena College and the New York State University at Albany as well as the famed Emma Willard School for girls are all less than one-half hour away.
The Gregory House has become an ideal place for the business traveler also because of its proximity to Albany area colleges, schools, and businesses. Meeting rooms are available to small groups for partial- or full-day meetings.
Like the sage says: "Were it not for a good dinner and a night's rest in a Country Inn, tomorrow would be but another day."
"Please call Gregory House for special discounted rates."
The Gregory House is a member of the following
Professional Association of Innkeepers International
AAA 3 Diamonds ; Mobil 3 Stars
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