Bed and Breakfast
White House Inn
The White House Inn is Cooperstown, New York’s top-rated bed & breakfast! The eight guest room inn is centrally located in Cooperstown’s downtown Historic District, a stroll from the National Baseball Hall of Fame. Other important attractions are close by, including the renowned Glimmerglass Opera Festival, beautiful Otsego Lake and a host of museums, galleries, shops and restaurants. The inn’s great location, excellent reputation, and solid bottom line make this bed and breakfast inn easy to love!
The White House Inn was built in 1835 as a gracious home, becoming a bed and breakfast in 1996. There are six guest rooms in the Main House and two in the Carriage House. Common rooms include a large Gathering Room where guests are served breakfast and can gather around the fireplace in comfort. The reception desk and front office are just inside the adjoining country kitchen. The spacious kitchen features ample storage, plenty of workspace and is thoroughly equipped. Other common rooms include a large living room, a cozy library and a formal dining room. The two guest rooms in the Carriage House share an expansive living/family room with a gas fireplace and kitchenette, as well as a porch overlooking the garden and in-ground whirlpool. The inn is decorated with local antiques, unique artifacts, and original artwork, capturing the spirit of Cooperstown’s history. The White House Inn also has landscaped private grounds, off-street parking and a two-bedroom owner’s or innkeeper’s apartment in the Main House. The White House Inn is classified as a hotel under local zoning, which allows owners to offer expanded food service and to host receptions, if desired.
The White House Inn is consistently ranked #1 out of 29 area B&Bs listed on Tripadvisor™. The inn is open year-round and achieves a year-round occupancy rate of 57%. Guests represent an array of vacationers, tourists, business travelers, and local (wedding, hospital, etc.) visitors. The White House Inn is the preferred lodging choice of Hall of Fame luminaries! This successful Cooperstown bed & breakfast for sale is realistically priced and financeable, making it attainable by any serious buyer.
Cooperstown is one of New York State’s top destinations, with attractions that appeal to guests with diverse interests. The National Baseball Hall of Fame claims the title of best-known sports “shrine” in the world, attracting close to 300,000 visitors annually, while the internationally renowned Glimmerglass Festival opera company attracts music lovers from around the world. The Farmer’s Museum, world-class Fenimore Art Museum, Otsego Lake and Ommegang Brewery are just some of the reasons visitors keep returning! Tennis, golf and excellent dining options are available only minutes from the inn, another marketing bonus. As one of New York State’s primary tourism engines, Cooperstown benefits from a strong travel infrastructure and promotion at the local, regional and state level. Expect to prosper at this special Cooperstown bed and breakfast, located in one of America’s best small towns!
In the Main House, a separate staircase leads to a very private second-floor owner/manager apartment. This sunny apartment includes a full-sized kitchen, living room with built-in cabinetry, master bedroom, bathroom and a walk-in closet storage room.
Property Photos (Click Any To Make Larger)
White House Inn ~ 46 Chestnut Street, Cooperstown, New York 13326, USA, 13326