If you are looking for a full-service hotel with convenient access to any of the Catskill Mountain ski slopes, our modern, spacious and comfortable hotel has everything you need. We are located within walking distance to the trendy restaurants and shops of historic uptown Kingston. The Best Western Plus Kingston Hotel and Conference Center is located in the Historic Hudson River Valley region of New York State and surrounded by the picturesque beauty of the Catskill Mountains. Centrally located between Albany and New York City, this Kingston hotel is easily accessible from the NYS Thruway I-87 at Exit 19.
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Leisure guests should know that activities change with the season, ensuring there is always something new to do near our hotel. The Catskills offer hiking, tubing, farmers markets and county fairs in the summer and spring. Have fun at the Headless Horsemen Haunted Hayride and pumpkin and apple picking in the fall. Enjoy skiing, snowboarding and snow tubing during the winter at Hunter, Windham and Belleayre Mountains. We're the perfect pet-friendly hotel for guests participating at (HITS) Horse Shows in the Sun in Saugerties, NY.
Business travelers trekking between New York City and Albany often seek lodging at our hotel and enjoy the calm, scenic atmosphere. The 24-hour business center and free Wi-Fi access are at your disposal as you work. Our conference center has multiple banquet and conference rooms for your next corporate event, as well as an indoor courtyard for more casual social gatherings.
At the Best Western Plus Kingston Hotel and Conference Center you can enjoy hiking, biking, rock climbing, shopping and sightseeing in this historic Hudson River Valley region. Plenty of fun can be found at the hotel, too, in the Garden Courtyard, with an indoor heated salt water pool, a new fitness center and game room.
Kingston has become a center for the arts. Working artist studios, galleries, music and performance venues create a vibrant cultural mix.
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Pets allowed based on the availability of pet friendly rooms. Up to 2 dogs per room with an 80-pound weight limit. Additional pet types (cats, birds, etc.) may be accepted at the hotel’s discretion. Pet rate is $25 per day with a $125 per week maximum.
Complimentary full breakfast, Waffle maker, Scrambled eggs, Hot breakfast meat, Breakfast potatoes, choice of breads, Danish and muffins, Cereals and milk, Oatmeal, Yogurt, Granola, Fresh fruit, Juices, Coffee and tea
Cocktail lounge. Lounge on site is located just off the lobby and is in a combined space with our restaurant. First Capitol Bistro and Bar
Indoor pool Heated Our pool and fitness are currently re -opened with restrictions from our local health department regarding social distancing and operating at 50% capacity. Due to COVID restrictions may vary as we comply with local regulations.
Weight lifting equipment
24-hour front desk
Multilingual staff, English, Spanish, Italian
Express check in
Express check out
Late check out may request 2pm at no charge, able to accommodate on most days, please check with front desk before 12pm
Cable or satellite television Cable TV
Free wireless internet available in public areas; Free in-room wireless internet access; Free wireless internet access available in public areas and all guest rooms
Business center, 24 hours, free, computer access with printer
Audio/visual equipment and services
Meeting facilities. Plaza Ballroom A & B - 3,120 square feet, airwall to divide room
Conference facilities. Plaza C & D - 1,261 square feet, airwall to divide room
Ballroom. Garden Courtyard - 2,500 square feet
Parking for the physically challenged, 24 hours, free
Free parking, 24 hours
Outdoor parking, 24 hours, free
Truck/RV parking, easy in and out, 24 hours, free
Higher rates may apply for holidays/special events
Fireplace in lobby
Conference planning services
Iron, ironing board
Free local calls under 30 minutes
Room service from 5:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
Balcony available, Indoor balcony overlooking the indoor pool and courtyard.
Mountain view, some rooms have a seasonal mountain view in the winter months
Some rooms have an interior view of our indoor pool and courtyard
Bathroom night light
Rooms for the Physically Challenged: 3
Bathtub seat available
Raised toilet with grab bars available
Knock lights available
Safety bar in shower available
Walk-in shower available
Extra wide doors in bathrooms
Lowered vanity areas
Property meets ADA of 1990 (US hotels only)
2 mile(s) from Health Alliance Hospital
2 mile(s) from United Health Care
12 mile(s) from Ametek Rotron
2 mile(s) from BSN Sports
2 mile(s) from Arconic
2 mile(s) from JBT - Wolf Tec
1 block(s) from Tonner Doll
7 mile(s) from Charles River
10 mile(s) from Horse Shows in the Sun
5 mile(s) from Senate House, Senate House State Historic Site- guided tours, 1st - 19th century artifacts
2 mile(s) from Maritime Museum, Hudson River Maritime Museum -
2 mile(s) from Trolley Museum of NY, Trolley rides and visitors center
2 mile(s) from Hudson River Cruises, Guided sight seeing river cruise on the historic Hudson River
25 mile(s) from Culinary Institute, Tours and fine dining
20 mile(s) from FDR Estate, In Hyde Park, NY. Tours of Franklin Roosevelts home
20 mile(s) from Vanderbilt Estate, Year round tours of this Federal Historic site
50 mile(s) from West Point, guide tours of US Army Military Academy
50 mile(s) from Brotherhood Winery, tours and tastings
20 mile(s) from Tuthilltown Spirts, Gardiner NY - tours and tasting
30 mile(s) from Dutch's Spirts, Pine Plains, NY
10 mile(s) from Shwangunk Wine Trail, several wineries in a 30 mile radius
First Capitol Bistro and, on premises, Full Service, American, Open for: breakfast, dinner,
1 mile(s) from Le Canard Enchaine, Full Service, French, Open for: lunch, dinner, Enjoy a classic French meal in a casual bistro atmosphere.
1 mile(s) from Stella's, Full Service, Italian, Open for: lunch, dinner, Old world traditional Italian cooking in a cozy charming atmosphere.
.50 mile(s) from Kyoto Sushi, Full Service, Japanese, Open for: lunch, dinner, Modern decor with delicious sushi and Japanese cuisine.
2 block(s) from Hoffman House, Full Service, American, Open for: lunch, dinner, A National Historic Landmark - Circa 1711. Tavern menu available. Summer patio dining and winter fireside dining.
2 mile(s) from Ship to Shore, Full Service, American, Open for: lunch, dinner, An American Bistro with a taste of Old New York Steak House. Located in the historic waterfront district.
2 mile(s) from Savona's Pizza, Fast Food, Italian, Open for: lunch, dinner, Gourmet pizza, calzones, strombolis and hero sandwiches. Take-out, eat-in or delivery available.
2 mile(s) from Dermot Mahoney's Irish Pu, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: dinner,
3 mile(s) from Hickory BBQ & Smokehouse, Full Service, American, Open for: lunch, dinner, Rustic dining with fireplace and outdoor patio. Traditional BBQ smokehouse features ribs, pork, and great fixin's.
2 mile(s) from Bowery Dugout, Full Service, Seafood, Open for: lunch, Kingston's oldest and finest seafood restaurant. Live Maine lobsters available.
3 block(s) from Wing Shui, Full Service, Chinese, Open for: dinner, Szechuan and Cantonese food to take out or delivery available.
2 block(s) from Chic's Restaurant and Bar, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: dinner,
0.50 mile(s) from Dietz Stadium Diner, Full Service, American, Open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner, Family owned diner and cafe. Traditional menu and authentic Greek specialties. Less than 1/2 mile from the hotel.
3 mile(s) from Mariner's Harbor, Full Service, Seafood, Open for: dinner,
2 mile(s) from Frank Guidos Little Italy, Full Service, Italian, Open for: lunch, dinner, Family style celebration dining with platters to share.
2 mile(s) from Christina's, Full Service, Continental, Open for: lunch, dinner, Complete early bird specials, regular dinners, and daily special's. Receive 10% off your meal with room key.
12 mile(s) from Bard College
10 mile(s) from SUNY Ulster
20 mile(s) from SUNY New Paltz
25 mile(s) from Marist College
50 mile(s) from West Point
20 mile(s) from Omega Institute
15 mile(s) from Enneagram Institute
12 mile(s) from Anderson School for Autism
12 mile(s) from Deveraux School
2 block(s) from Kingston , NY
12 mile(s) from Woodstock, NY
10 mile(s) from Saugerties, NY
7 mile(s) from Rhinebeck, NY
20 mile(s) from New Paltz, NY
15 mile(s) from Poughkeepsie, NY
20 mile(s) from Hyde Park, NY
25 mile(s) from Ellenville, NY
50 mile(s) from Albany, NY
50 mile(s) from Woodbury, NY
50 mile(s) from West Point, NY
30 mile(s) from Hunter, NY
55 mile(s) from Windham, NY
20 mile(s) from Phonecia, NY
30 mile(s) from Hunter Mountain, skiing and riding in the winter as well as year round zip line. Music and events and festival weekends in the summer.
35 mile(s) from Belleayre Mountain, skiing and snow boarding
3 block(s) from Alapaha Golf Links, nine hole executive golf course and driving range
25 mile(s) from Rondout Golf Club, 18 hole - 3 star rated
5 mile(s) from Biking, several bike rental locations
Bicycle Depot - New Paltz, NY
Favata's Table Rock Tours - Rosendale,NY
Overlook Mtn Bikes - Woodstock NY
2 mile(s) from Boat/Kayak Rentals, and guided tour opportunities:
Kingston, Saugerties, Mt Tremper
35 mile(s) from Cross Country Skiing, Frost Valley YMCA - Claryville, NY
Emerson Resort - rental offered
20 mile(s) from Horseback Riding, Ashokan Horseback Riding - Olivebridge , NY
10 mile(s) from Ice Skating, Kiwanis Ice Arena - Saugerties, NY
Mohonk Mtn House - New Paltz, NY
20 mile(s) from Skydiving, Skydive the Ranch - Gardiner, NY
The Blue Sky Ranch - Gardiner, NY
2 block(s) from Miniature Golf, Ascot Park Golf Center -Kingston
Puttin Plus - Saugerties, NY
The Sports Cone - Kingston, NY
12 mile(s) from Swimming, Minnewaska State Park Preserve- New Paltz, NY
Sojourner Truth Ulste Landing County Park, Saugerties, NY
Kingston Point Beach, Kingston, NY
Belleayre Beach- Highmount, NY
20 mile(s) from Rollerskating, Skate Time 209 - Accord, NY
Wood N Wheels - Ulster Park, NY
2 mile(s) from Hiking, Varied types of opportunities to hike all different levels
18 mile(s) from Tubing, Town Tinker Tube Rental - Phonecia, NY
.50 mile(s) from Uptown Kingston. Historic district with boutiques, arts galleries, antique shops.
3 mile(s) from Hudson Valley Mall. Large indoor mall. Major anchor stores, Best Buy®, Macy's®, Target®, JC Penny®, Dick's Sporting Goods®, Sears®.
3 mile(s) from Rondout Waterfront. Historic Waterfront district with small boutiques and specialty shops.
12 mile(s) from Woodstock. Nearby village with town center featuring unique shops and art galleries, craft and boutique shops.
10 mile(s) from Rhinebeck. Nearby village featuring high-end boutiques and shops.
35 mile(s) from Stewart International Airport
50 mile(s) from Albany International
50 mile(s) from Albany International
.25 mile(s) from Trailways Bus Service convenient, frequent and regularly scheduled trips in the great NY State area including Long Island, Albany, Buffalo, Syracuse, New York City, the Hudson Valley, the Adirondacks, the Catskills, Montreal and Toronto
8 mile(s) from Rhinecliff Station, Amtrack service, requires cab or car rental