These are the hotels we'll book for our next leaf peeping trip as we explore our favorite destinations for fall on the east coast.

New York


Scribner's Catskill Lodge

east coast fall

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Scribner's Lodge sits in the heart of the Catskills and is the perfect weekend getaway if you don't want to venture much more than 2 hours outside of the city. The surrounding mountains make the lodge an ideal destination for leaf peeping. Book your stay.

The Debruce

windows by bathtub

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The Debruce is a historic hotel that sits on 600 acres of land in the beautiful Catskill Mountains. City dwellers escape to this river valley lodging for a breath of fresh air and to reconnect with nature. Book your stay.



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The modernist cabins at  Piale Hotel in Upstate New York offer a unique experience to enjoy the surrounding landscape. This new hotel is at the top of our must-visit list. Book your stay.


Seven Lakes Inn


Seven Lakes Inn is our favorite Maine getaway and was opened by two former Elsie Green team members, Jordan Shaw and Carolyn Walker. The inn holds a very special place in our hearts. Read about our unforgettable visit to Seven Lakes Inn this past summer and then book your stay.

White Barn Inn

room with green walls

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A stay at White Barn Inn will allow you to indulge in the best of both worlds: breathtaking coastal views and Book your stay.


Talta Lodge

dining room

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Talta Lodge opened its doors in October of 2021 and is described as lodging that has been designed with "the adventurer in mind," making it an ideal destination for any season. Book your stay.



wood room

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Tourists is another iteration of the renovated classic American roadside motor lodge trend that has become popular over the last 5-10 years. We love the use of natural materials throughout the hotel; Tourists is a well appointed nod to the surrounding rivers and mountains and will offer a serene escape into the wilderness.  Book your stay.

AutoCamp Cape Cod


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Read about our time at AutoCamp Cape Cod and then book your stay.

For more travel inspiration and planning guidance, take a peek at these posts 

Elsie Green City Guides

Petite Hotels Around the World

The Elsie Green Restaurant List

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October 28, 2021 — Sepi Shokouh