Where the Hudson Valley

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Been itching to redo a room, but had such a hard time choosing which one!  Each of the eleven guest rooms at the Inn at Silver Maple Farm is unique and has its own charm and appeal.  I’d go back and forth, considering the pros and cons of each room, trying to pick one to completely …

Today we have filled another guestbook, and are about to open a fresh one to our guests! Historically, the guestbook in an inn or hotel was basically the guest register, and in the old days might have been the only written record of the identity of the guests who lodged there. Many of our guests today still assume …

About two years ago I was browsing around a run-of-the-mill junque shoppe not too far from the Inn at Silver Maple Farm and I happened upon a flat black metal horse. It had two screw holes and appeared to be something one might affix to a house. I wasn’t exactly sure what I was going to do with …

Four years ago the good folks who comprise the Hudson – Berkshire Beverage Trail launched the annual Food & Wine Festival. What a great idea! We think it is one of the best things you can do during your stay at the Inn at Silver Maple Farm over Memorial Day weekend. The Festival features local food …

The front porch.  The first thing guests see as they walk up to the front door of the Inn at Silver Maple Farm.  We have had a lovely wooden porch, made from fir.  Really just as nice as can be.  And a wood porch comes with responsibilities, oh yes.  And those responsibilities are MY responsibilities.  Sanding and …

Time for a new sign!  As much as we loved the original oval wood white and blue sign, it was time for us to update the face of the Inn at Silver Maple Farm with a fresh look.  After doing a little local research, we got in touch with John Reilly Signs.  John, Alona, and the rest of …