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The Ultimate Central New York Last-Minute Getaway Deal

Now is the perfect time for Santa and Mrs. Claus to enjoy a last-minute weekend getaway in Central New York and take advantage of this special offer:

Enjoy 20% off nightly accommodations when you book a stay at Grand Colonial Bed and Breakfast on grand-colonial.com by entering coupon code “GETAWAY” on the booking page.  Promotion is valid for stays through March 1, 2021.  Cancellation is free.

Grand Colonial Bed and Breakfast offers guests a comfortable and well-appointed place to rest and a delicious homemade breakfast to get you going again the next morning. If you’re traveling with family, our spacious living room is the perfect setting to gather and enjoy each other’s company. Our guest rooms offer modern-day convenience with premium cable television and complimentary Wi-Fi. Premium Beekman 1802 amenities, signature bathrobes and slippers will help you relax before tucking in for a great night’s sleep in our luxury bedding. A stay at Grand Colonial Bed and Breakfast in Herkimer, New York is an experience outside the ordinary and the perfect alternative to a large-scale or cookie-cutter hotel.

We are a small, privately-owned bed and breakfast with four guestrooms.   The health and safety of our guests and staff is a top priority.  If you have questions about our ongoing efforts related to the COVID-19 pandemic, you can reach us by phone at 315-982-5004, or email us at [email protected].

While You’re Here:

Holiday Lantern Tours at the Farmers’ Museum in Cooperstown, NY

Enjoy an intimate, hour-long guided walking tour of The Farmers’ Museum and see it dressed in its winter finery during the new Holiday Lantern Tours, taking place on Fridays and Saturdays in December.  (December 4, 5, 11, 12, 18, 19)

Join the museum guides as they lead you through the sparkling grounds by lantern light.  Learn about the history of Christmas and how it was celebrated in Upstate New York in years past.  Hear about the origin of Christmas trees, Christmas cards, and Christmas carols.  See what foods were prepared and how homes were decorated.  Discover the history of Santa Claus and hear him read, “A Visit from St. Nicholas.”  You’ll also learn about major holy days of other religions.

Each tour is limited to eight (8) people in order to accommodate for proper social distancing.  A single, larger family unit may reserve a limited time slot.  If your family group numbers more than eight, call for booking guidance. Face masks are required.  These outdoor tours last approximately one hour, so please dress warmly.  For general questions regarding the program please call (607) 547-1534 or email [email protected].

The Farmers’ Museum is located at 5775 State Highway 80, Cooperstown, NY