We would like to welcome you with a free drink of choice for each in your group and for each night of stay at the Pell House. Make a reservation for lunch or dinner at Baxter Mountain Tavern and Grill, inform the staff you are guests staying with us, and they will take good care of you.
Fresh guest room with wifi in the center of Keene Valley Village, the heart of the High Peaks. Room 1 includes 2 separate single bed and access to a full kitchen. Feel free to make early morning or late night meals.
The Pell House is not a new construction, not a new renovation, not a Bed & Breakfast, luxury, or a hotel environment. This large, Victorian heritage home experience is chock full of antiques, relics, and curiosities. Continual TLC and repairs revive this historic home to provide the most convenient High Peaks location for visitors who enjoy authentic, unique, and interesting charm from the early 1800's.
Please use the Street Facing Kitchen, fully stocked, to prepare meals and not the other kitchen.
Access the Ausable River from the far back yard
Walk to trailheads
Drive 20 minutes to Lake Placid or to Whiteface
Book a day pass to the outdoor pool next door
Walk to groceries, a boutique, bistro, and restaurants
Two shared bathrooms
Interaction is primarily by text, phone, and message. Messaging is is best.
Keene Valley has been a destination for decades because of the picturesque and intimate village that captures the imagination of nature lovers visiting the High Peaks. It is a destination for athletes, hikers, skiiers, campers, artists, writers, fishermen, climbers, and more. Spectacular peaks, running streams, waterfalls, and intimate village life spark visitors imaginations.
The Trailways Bus stops here and Lake Placid. Guests can take Amtrak to Albany or Glens Falls and rent a car. Uber is available. The legendary hiking trails of the Adirondack Great Range begin just minutes from the Pell House as do a wide variety of hikes for every level. Celebrated Adirondack rock and ice climbing cliffs are within a 5 minute drive. The extensive trail network provides endless miles of terrain for the snowshoer or back-country skiing during the winter.
Dishwasher and laundry are not listed and not in use. Private rooms lock from the inside only. Please leave valuables in the car.