|Lewis House Bed and Breakfast
38 East High Street
Ballston Spa, NY 12020
Innkeepers: Preston Lewis
Region: Capital - Saratoga
Nearest Cities & Towns: Albany, Saratoga Springs, Ballston Spa
|Inn Description: Staying at the Lewis House a Saratoga Bed and Breakfast provides the perfect place for your year round retreat. The spacious bedrooms with fireplaces and private baths are comfortably furnished with antiques and individually controlled heating and air conditioning, clock radio, TV, telephone. Personalized attention is given to each guest. This beautiful Victorian Saratoga Bed and Breakfast is perfect for Family reunions, weddings, anniversaries and birthdays. Ballston Spa, the seat of Saratoga County, is a quaint village surrounded on all sides by high grounds and is one of Americas earliest resorts. The Kayaderosseras Creek runs through this village surveyed by Beriah Palmer, who found the natural carbonated mineral spring bubbling from the nearby bank of Golden Creek. Even today the "Old Iron Spring" is a well known attraction. The Lewis House, an Italian Victorian Saratoga Bed and Breakfast, was built in 1871 on a beautifully landscaped 3/4 acre lot. It features raised bed gardens for annuals, perennials, herbs and salads. The first floor of this bed and breakfast has 12 foot ceilings with plaster moldings, two fireplaces, formal dining and living rooms separated by sliding doors. Guests are served a full breakfast either in the breakfast or in the dining room. Breakfast includes fresh brewed coffees, assorted juices, fresh fruits, bacon or sausage, egg entree, muffins and other pastries. The Lewis House Bed and Breakfast in Ballston Spa, just minutes from Saratoga Springs, New York. To check our "availability" go to our web site www.lewishouse.com Secure "reservations" can be place on the web site or by calling 518-884-9857. Check in 3:00 PM and check out by 12:00 noon. Reservations require one night or 50% deposit. Minimum stay required during racing season, special events and weekends. Cancellations must be made 2 weeks prior unless racing season, special events or weekends which require 30 days prior. A $20.00 fee will be charged on all cancellations. Bed and Breakfast Policies: Smoking not permitted in Bed and Breakfast. Guest Pets cannot be accommodated. One night or 50% is required for deposit. Discounts available for AAA, AARP, and some government agencies. Minimum stay required, during Saratoga horse racing season and special area events. Check in time is 3:00 PM and check out is 12:00 noon. Accepted payment methods: Master Card, Visa, American Express, Discover, Travelers Checks, Cash, Personal Checks on advance deposit. On site you will enjoy: Entertainment with Direct TV Fireplaces in living and dining rooms Board games, library of books and videos.
Number of Rooms: 3 - Burgundy, Green and B
Amenities: Full Breakfast • In Room Fireplace • In Room Phone • Satellite or Cable TV • Bike Friendly • Gift Certificates
Please ask questions of the innkeeper to ensure that your needs can be met at the B&B of your choice. Some amenities may not be available in each room.
Kitchen access, digital phones in room, cable, room-controlled AC/heat, fruit, brownies
Dining Information: Restaurant Facilities: Walking distance of three great resturants and more than 100 resturants within 10 minutes
Locations / Directions: Victorian and romantic ambiance can be found in this historic Saratoga, NY district, 25 miles north of Albany, 4 miles to the Saratoga Performing Arts Center (SPAC) and 6 miles to beautiful Saratoga, New York and its year round attractions.
Directions: I-87 from NYC or I-90 from Boston and Buffalo. From Thruway exit 24, take I-87..(Northway) north to exit 12, turn left at light (over I-87). Continue on 67 West to the 5th traffic light (becomes 50 and 67), turn right on East High Street. Lewis House is 5th house on right at 38 East High Street, exactly 4 miles from exit 12 of I-87. (Traveling east on I-90 from Buffulo, take Exit 27, follow Rt 30 north through Amsterdam and take Rt 67 east to Ballston Spa - about 15 miles.)
Rate Information: Rates are $95 - $225 US dollars. Racing season and special event rates are $175 - $225 US dollars. Visa, Master Card, American Express, Discover, checks, travelers checks, cash. Gift Certificates Available.
Other Important Information: Check In Out: 3:00 pm Check in. Noon Check out.
Services Available: The Medberry Inn in the Village offers full spa services including mineral baths, message, facials, manicures, etc. by appointment 518-885-7727.
Special Provisions: Three bedrooms share a dedicated kitchen, living room and dining room. Direct TV in Living Room