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brooklyn
Reviewed 2 June 2013

Finding a quiet escape just outside of Manhattan for the weekend can occasionally be a daunting task. Travelling to New Paltz, however, can be quite the treat to those looking for a pleasant weekend away from the frenetic pace of one's own work schedule. Contemplating a last minute weekend away back in April, my boyfriend and I made our second...

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ppetraj, Owner at Hungry Ghost Guest House, responded to this review

What an adventure of coincidences we shared: the film, the people.... i can't wait for the next adventure you have planned here in September! You bring a reflective calmess with you every time. see you soon.... but not too soon, let's enjoy summer first!

Massachusetts
Reviewed 24 May 2013

And quiet was what I got! When I first arrived, no one was at the house to meet me but that gave me a chance to look around. And I was very happy with what I saw. A beautiful, warm and inviting home set in the peaceful woods. I stayed in the room with the skylight. It's advertised as their...

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ppetraj, Owner at Hungry Ghost Guest House, responded to this review

Thanks, L. the change in you was dramatic from the time you arrived - all wound up and moving hundreds of miles an hour - to the time you left. You were calm and mellow and completely full of peace. It was a wonderful transformation to be a part of. I know that you weren't at all concerned that I...

New York City, New York
Reviewed 21 May 2013

Ultimate escape from the city,peace and quiet. Beautiful home and property,check out the outdoor shower! Mike and Petra are incredible hosts and make you feel like an old friend. Breakfast was out of this world, chocolate chip pancakes smothered in fresh syrup!

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ppetraj, Owner at Hungry Ghost Guest House, responded to this review

Over the past four years, you have helped to elevate the pancake standards. as always, thanks for staying with us. Don't be a stranger!

Troy, Michigan
Reviewed 13 May 2013

My husband and I arrived at the Hungry Ghost for a food and hiking break. We stayed in room two which had a lovely skylight that illuminated the space beautifully. In addition, the bed was heated so we were able to leave the windows open and enjoy the light cool breeze and wonderful wildlife (think turkeys, birds & crickets) while...

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ppetraj, Owner at Hungry Ghost Guest House, responded to this review

A long drive and great food at Lagusta'sbrought you to New Patlz, and we are so glad they did! It was a pleasure and we are thankful that you made it back to the midwest safely. You have inspired us to get into the car and go!

Reviewed 9 May 2013

Easy trip from NYC - lovely accommodations and host. The food was exceptional and the hottub was a super bonus. Petra made a delicious birthday cake for my fiancé at no additional cost Whig was very sweet since I took him here for his bday weeken. Would come back.

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ppetraj, Owner at Hungry Ghost Guest House, responded to this review

it was a pleasure to make your boyfriend's birthday a little more special. thanks for staying!

New York City, New York
Reviewed 8 May 2013

We enjoyed the services and company. It wasn't exactly what we had expected but we were pleasantly surprised at how enjoyable and peaceful the atmosphere was. Only downfall: Anyone can go in your room at any time as there are no locks on the doors and therefore, no real sense of security. We did not like this aspect but the...

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ppetraj, Owner at Hungry Ghost Guest House, responded to this review

For one reason or another, we always seem to have the pleasure of attracting wonderful, caring, interactive and respectful guests to our home. The hot tub is open 24 hours a day and may possibly the reason no one ever has to share the warm, non-chemically treated luxury, the same goes for the outdoor shower: everyone loves it, and every...

New York City, New York
Reviewed 22 April 2013

I have had the good fortune to stay at some of the finest hotels in the world but as I get older (and slower) I have come to value authenticity over opulence. Staying at the Hungry Ghost Guest House is like visiting good friends who want to spoil you rotten. The house itself is charming, cozy, lovely. The surrounding landscape...

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ppetraj, Owner at Hungry Ghost Guest House, responded to this review

I am excited that your son is only a freshman too! When you return, it will be like family coming home. The time passed all too quickly. Hope we get to meet your husband as well.P.

New York City, New York
Reviewed 20 April 2013

We had such a replenishing, inspiring and calming stay at the Hungry Ghost Guesthouse. Petra and her husband are incredible hosts. The way they open up their house to travelers seeking to find peace and nature is just very unique and humbling. The breakfast was unbelievable - a recipe by Petra. She picked us up from town and brought us...

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ppetraj, Owner at Hungry Ghost Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you so much for choosing to stay with us. Your enthusiasm was infectious! You inspired me as well, and I eagerly await your return. P.

New Providence, New Jersey
Reviewed 3 February 2013

We experienced some spur of the moment good luck this past holiday season when we stayed at Petra and Michael's Hungry Ghost Guest House. While we were attracted by the advertised vegan breakfast ( a delicious homemade feast which would be an interesting alternative for any health conscious traveler ) , the atmosphere Petra and Michael created was as warm...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 2 December 2012

We called on a last minute whim and were more than pleasantly surprised by every aspect of this place. Peaceful, friendly, beautiful and even a little magical. I am writing this 6 weeks after our stay and the impression still remains. As well traveled New Yorkers, I imagine we can be rather particular in our needs to feel comfortable and...

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation

Additional Information about Hungry Ghost Guest House

Address: 35 Cragswood Rd, New Paltz, NY 12561-2905
Region: United States > New York > New Paltz
Number of rooms: 3
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