Castle Hotel and Spa, 400 Benedict Avenue, Tarrytown, 800-616-4487. Built in 1897, the Castle is a historic landmark. Its 31 accommodations include luxurious Guest Rooms, Suites with wood-burning fireplaces and lavish amenities. Complimentary WiFi, complimentary Valet Parking, outdoor pool, fitness center, spa, walking trail, bocce court, life-sized chess set. The Castle’s award winning restaurant, Equus, features menus inspired by local, artisanal farmers in the Hudson Valley. The Sankara Spa, offers a wide variety of luxurious spa treatments. Rates start around $300 per night.

courtyard-tarrytownCourtyard by Marriott Tarrytown , 475 White Plains Road, Tarrytown, 914-631-1122. Spacious guest rooms and suites, each with flat screen HDTV with premium cable channels, mini-fridge and a comfortable sitting area. Indoor heated pool, fitness center, complimentary WiFi throughout hotel. The Bistro on-site dining offering fresh breakfast and dinner selections, proudly brewing Starbucks beverages, and featuring evening wine, beer and cocktails. Nonsmoking hotel, no pets (except service animals). 2.5 miles from Sleepy Hollow. $104 to $259/night, varies with season.

Comfort Inn and Suites, 20 Saw Mill River Road, Hawthorne, NY 10532, 914-592-8600. Free hot breakfast, free local calls, free weekday newspaper, indoor pool, fitness center, cable TV, free Wifi. No pets. From $143/night.

Doubletree Hotel Tarrytown, 455 South Broadway, Tarrytown, NY 10591, 914-631-5700. $240 to $285/night. No pets. Rooms have high-speed wired and wireless internet access ($4.95/day), complimentary coffee, and flat screen television. Some rooms have balconies or terraces overlooking the park-like inner courtyard. Has indoor swimming pool, fitness center, steam room/sauna. Glatt Kosher kitchen on premises. Walking distance to Lyndhurst estate.

Hampton Inn White Plains/Tarrytown, 200 West Main Street, Elmsford, 914-592-5680. Reservations booked directly are eligible for Hilton HHonors® participation. Daily complimentary hot breakfast, outdoor pool, fitness center, complimentary high speed Internet access in every room, wireless in public areas, coin-op laundry. No pets. Rates start around $169.

Hilton Garden Inn/Dobbs Ferry, 201 Ogden Avenue, Dobbs Ferry, 914-591-4300. Free WiFi, indoor pool, room service, laundry facilities, fitness center, business center and free parking. No pets. Rates start around $149.

Exterior Day 1Sheraton Tarrytown Hotel, 600 White Plains Road, Tarrytown, NY 10591,  914-332-7900. The newest hotel in the area. Free Wifi, fitness center, indoor pool. From $189/night.

SpringHill Suites by Marriott, Tarrytown, 480 White Plains Road, Tarrytown, NY 10591, 914-366-4600. $139 to $279, varies with season.

Tarrytown House Estate, 49 East Sunnyside Lane, Tarrytown, 800-553-8118. Centerpieces are two 19th Century mansions. Conference center rooms start at $249, rooms in King House mansion start at $319. Located about a half mile from Washington Irving’s home, Sunnyside.

Westchester Marriot, TarrytownWestchester Marriott Tarrytown, 670 White Plains Road, Tarrytown, 914-631-2200. Ruth’s Chris Steakhouse on premises. Indoor pool, whirlpool,  fitness center, high-speed internet in rooms, full-service business center, coffee/tea in rooms. Nonsmoking hotel, pets permitted (fee for non-service animals). $139 to $299, varies with season. Suites available. No shuttle to airport or train, but has easy access to I87/I287.