HYDE PARK, New York—Shaner Hotel Group, LP opened the Inn at Bellefield Residence Inn by Marriott International, a 136-room all-suite hotel. It’s located in New York’s Hudson Valley at Bellefield at Historic Hyde Park. An opening celebration is set for spring 2024.
“The Inn at Bellefield is a signature addition to the Shaner Hotel Group’s diverse portfolio,” said Lance T. Shaner, chairman and CEO, Shaner Hotel Group, LP. “With a superb location in the center of Dutchess County, the Inn at Bellefield appeals to business and leisure travelers valuing luxury, comfort, sophistication, and superb convenience.”
The Inn at Bellefield is near the Culinary Institute of America, Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library & Museum, Vanderbilt Mansion National Historic Site, Walkway Over the Hudson, and local colleges.
“The Inn at Bellefield imparts a unique, memorable lodging experience that will surpass guests’ top-flight expectations,” said General Manager Adam Pregno. “For example, the hotel will be curating multiple experiences for our guests, such as mixology classes, cooking classes, and partnering with local attractions to provide wine- and sake-tasting tours, among many other experiences.”
Pregno also emphasized the Inn at Bellefield’s reverence of Hyde Park’s history. Tributes include sycamore wood in the hotel, repurposed from a 230-year-old sycamore tree on the property, and President Franklin D. Roosevelt’s fireside chat recordings playing alongside outdoor fire pits.
The Inn at Bellefield’s suites have full kitchens and living and sleeping rooms, ergonomic workstations, a fitness center, and conference spaces. The Grand Ballroom accommodates 150 guests. The Storyteller, a farm-to-table bar/lounge, offers dining with craft beers and spirits.
The Inn at Bellefield is a $55 million project. Bellefield at Historic Hyde Park will have restaurants, breweries, a performing arts center, a second hotel, an amphitheater, and 801 residences.
“The Inn at Bellefield propels Hyde Park’s reputation as a worldwide tourism destination,” said Thomas Mulroy, Chairman and CEO, T-Rex Capital Group, LLC, which is orchestrating the Bellefield campus’ full development. “We’re proud to partner on this premier hotel.”