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Inn at Twaalfskill

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144 Vineyard Avenue, Highland, NY 12528
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Inn at Twaalfskill
Ranked #1 of 6 Highland B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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English first
Islip, New York
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

EVERYTHING about our two night stay at Twaalfskill was wonderful! Nancy runs a beautiful bed and breakfast- the house is immaculate and beautifully decorated with great sensitivity to the history of the home. We didn't know how the location was so convenient to so many things to do. We enjoyed several historic homes on both sides of the river, ate... More

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

I arrived with my daughter in the afternoon. We were planning a culinary weekend, with dinner at the CIA and a CIA course the next day. Nancy suggested a great bike/pedestrian trail and supplied the bikes! The B&B is directly on the trail. The trail is flat and shaded by trees. The best part is that approximately 1 mile down... More

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innladyHighlandNy, Owner at Inn at Twaalfskill, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the review and we truly appreciate all the feedback both negative and positive. We were disheartened to hear your feedback of our breakfast. All of our breakfasts inclusive of the amazing baked goods you described and handmade on the premises. In addition i understand that while we do offer two creative main course selections each... More

San Francisco, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

We had a spectacular weekend for college graduation - and mini-family reunion! The Inn is a lovely, convenient spot for any activity in the Poughkeepsie area, and only 1 1/2 hrs. from the City for a short getaway. Nancy is a wonderful chef - breakfast was a fantastic treat each day: omelets, frittata, etc, plus, delicious baked treats! The Inn... More

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Shippenville, Pennsylvania
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

My family reserved the entire inn for my son's graduation from Vassar. Nancy was extremely helpful from reservation booking to weekend stay. Wonderful food and hospitality. The physical space is spectacular and only minutes walk to the Hudson. An incredible Inn and find - a must stay.

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innladyHighlandNy, Owner at Inn at Twaalfskill, responded to this review

Thank you for the amazing review and we always so appreciate being a part of such important family events! More

Brooklyn NY
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2014

Let me begin by saying that this review is very long overdue. My fiance and I stayed at this beautiful inn back in August of 2013! We are still thinking about our stay six months later, what does that say? I surprised my fiance with a birthday weekend getaway. Nancy was absolutely fabulous, she helped me by picking up a... More

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Laguna Niguel, California, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2013

Our group of 4 spent 4 nights in Highland at the Inn at Twaalfskill. Highland is situated centrally for Valley exploring, and is one mile away from the walking bridge over the Hudson. Our proprietor,, Nancy, was helpful when we wanted ideas for restaurants and sightseeing, and served terrific breakfasts at times we chose. The rooms were very comfortable, and... More

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Kennett Square,
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2013

My husband and I stayed at this lovely inn for 3 nights and we plan to return. This was our first experience at a B&B and it greatly exceeded our expectations. We stayed in Room 2 which was beautifully appointed with a lovely modern bathroom. We were looking for a mid-Hudson River Valley B&B and thanks to wonderful responses on... More

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Allentown, Pennsylvania
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2013

An ultra comfortable B & B situated in a woodsy setting steps from a rail-trail that leads to the magnificent Walkway Over the Hudson (Poughkeepsie bridge). The Inn at Twaalfskill, in the quiet village of Highland, NY, is an ideal base for a night or two of romance and exploration of the natural, cultural, and historical treasures of the Hudson... More

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New York City, New York
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2013

This was a return trip to the Inn at Twaalfskill for us, and if anything, it was even more relaxing this time around, if that is at all possible. We stayed in Room 2 this time, which is a large room situated at the back corner of the home. Beautiful views and very tranquil. We wanted to take the bed... More

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New Jersey
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2013

We recently stayed at the Inn and it was wonderful. Nancy is welcoming and makes sure that your every need is met! All the rooms were beautiful and there was a number of places to sit and enjoy the outdoors. Breakfasts were amazing! We asked Nancy about places to see and eat in the area and all of her suggestions... More

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Address: 144 Vineyard Avenue, Highland, NY 12528
Location: United States > New York > Highland
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Welcome to the Inn at Twaalfskill, an elegant yet intimate retreat tucked into the peaceful Hudson Valley countryside. The four-room Inn combines modern conveniences with Victorian charm, providing a serene escape from the everyday. Decorated in period antiques and evoking the themes of European influence and French Country decor, the inn is luxurious getaway. Located in Highland, New York, The Inn at Twaalfskill is an 90-minute drive from New York City and Major New York Airports. ... more   less 
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