America's oldest continuously operated inn, built in 1766, sits in the heart of downtown Rhinebeck. Guests can select accommodations in several different historic buildings. Some have fireplaces, and all have a private bath, cable television, air conditioning, and a decanter of sherry. The on-site restaurant, the Colonial Tap Room, features an open-hearth fireplace and a charming bar. It serves lunch and dinner seven days a week and Sunday brunch. Spa services provided by RAIN Spa. Pets welcome. Meeting, event and conference space available. Private banquet room for 100 people. Nearby: FDR National Historic Site, Culinary Institute of America, Old Rhinebeck Aerodome.