Bobby’s Bookings: 6 Last Minute Places to Stay For The Thanksgiving Weekend

Photo: Noon Lodge

While most of us will be getting together with family and friends this holiday, some of you may be looking to get away instead. And although Thanksgiving is fast approaching, there’s still time to book a last minute trip.  

We’ve compiled 6 diverse (and of course well designed) options for you to spend the holiday in style. Whether you’re looking for a chic staycation, a rustic retreat or just a long weekend out of town, there’s a lodging you’ll love. We’ve even included a link for each property to make it even easier to book. So check them out and get planning, because just like the cranberry sauce and pumpkin pie, these places won’t be available long!

Best of Both Worlds 

 

 

NAME: cook house

 

LOCATION:  Kerhonkson, New York (2 Hours from NYC)

 

ACCOMmODATIONS: 1 bedroom house

 

PRICE: starting at $212/night

 

Want the best of a quiet, country setting without sacrificing super modern design and conveniences? Check out Cook House, a stylish home located in the picturesque Catskills. In addition to the charming small town vibe and natural wonders nearby, the home has a projector with drop down screen,  Sonos speakers and a charging station for electric vehicles. The owners also created  The Reset Club, a travel and shopping site, where you can actually purchase  all the home’s furnishings! Book here.

 

Southern Comforts 

 

NAME: HOTEL CLERMONT

 

LOCATION: ATLANTA, GA

 

ACCOMmODATIONS: HOTEL

 

PRICE: STARTING AT $169/NIGHT

 

Looking for a something a little more urban with a Southern twist? Originally opened in 1924, Atlanta’s Hotel Clermont has been totally renovated and revitalized with a new bright color scheme and vintage inspired furnishings, while retaining all its historical charms. And with a rooftop bar, restaurant and coffee shop, you’ll have plenty of options for Thanksgiving dinner (and drinks) that don’t involve hours in the kitchen. Book here.

 

 

Photo: Noon Lodge

Mountain Delight

 

NAME: NOON LODGE

 

LOCATION: BIG BEAR lake, CA (2 Hours from Los Angeles)

 

ACCOMmODATIONS: 7 cabins & Studios

 

PRICE: starting at $156/ night

Originally built in the 1950’s as Henry’s Cottages, Noon Lodge is the perfect mountain getaway that has charm to spare. (Think cozying up to a roaring fireplace in a wood paneled room while leaves, or maybe even snow, falls outside.) And if you’re looking for a bit more excitement, shops and restaurants in Big Bear are just short 1 mile drive away. Book here.

 

An A List A Frame

 

NAME: A FRAME CABIN

 

LOCATION: Dorchester, NJ (50 Minutes from Philadelphia)

 

ACCOMmODATIONS: 3 BEDROOM CABIN

 

PRICE: $300/ night

 

Part of the Lokal Hotel chain, this 1960s A frame cabin has been fully renovated into a modern and comfortable abode, with a wood paneled kitchen perfect for cooking up a turkey day feast, and 3 minimal chic bedrooms. (It also has 2 fire pits and a wood fired hot tub for getting cozy outdoors as temperatures drop.)  Just 50 minutes from Philadelphia, it’s an easy escape from urban life that will feel a million miles away. Book here

 

An Historic Holiday

 

 

NAME: INN AT KENMORE HALL

 

LOCATION: RICHMOND, MA (2.5 HOURS FROM NYC & BOSTON)

 

ACCOMmODATIONS: 5 ROOM INN & cottage

 

PRICE: starting at $325/ night

 

If something a bit more refined and very historic is more your speed, plan a stay at the Inn at Kenmore Hall. The main house was built in 1792 for a Revolutionary War soldier and has since been thoughtfully restored by a creative couple and filled with a unique mix of modern, traditional and eclectic furnishings. The Inn is also set on 20 acres of land, providing plenty of space for a post dinner walk to look at the stars. Book here.

Urban Space, Outfitted

 

NAME: Lokal Hotel Fishtown

 

LOCATION: PHILADELPHIA, PA

 

ACCOMmODATIONS: 6 ROOM boutique hotel

 

PRICE: Starting at $269/ night

 

Located in Philadelphia’s uber hip Fishtown neighborhood, the Lokal Hotel has 6 rooms ranging from a studio to a 2 bedroom loft, all outfitted with sleek black tile and oak kitchens and furnished completely with pieces by local craftsman and designers (Hence the name Lokal). These rooms are so well designed and comfortable, you’ll want to stay much longer than a weekend. Book here.