The Homestead Guesthouse

The Homestead is a newly renovated pre-Civil War residence, restored using traditional building methods and eco-friendly salvaged materials. Guests enjoy a seasonal vegan breakfast and spend quality time with our 250 rescued residents. And all visitors enjoy the beautiful Hudson Valley and its unrivaled hiking, shopping, dining and more!

 ~ Autumn special ~
Book two or more consecutive nights Sun-Thurs and save 15%!
Your discount will be applied automatically.

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We warmly invite you and yours to join us for a unique vacationing experience!

Located at the top of Catskill Animal Sanctuary’s 110-acre property, where it has stood since 1813, The Homestead features original wide-plank floors, exposed brick walls, gorgeous fireplaces, and tasteful furnishings.

Three guest rooms and a suite are available. The three guest rooms are named after beloved animal residents and share a common bath. The Rambo Room has a king bed, the Paulie Room has a queen bed, and the Dino Room has a twin bed. The Samson Suite features a kitchenette with refrigerator and stove, a spacious living room, a small queen bedroom, and a private bathroom. (Twin-sized air mattresses are available to accommodate additional guests in the Rambo room or Samson suite.)

See photos of The Homestead.

Homestead guests receive a complimentary vegan breakfast, a VIP pass to spend time with over 200 rescued farm animals at CAS, and, if you’re with us on a tour date, a complimentary tour of the Sanctuary.

In accordance with CAS’s mission, and in respect of the animals who reside here, The Homestead is strictly vegan and non-smoking. Please do not bring any non-vegan items on CAS property; thank you for your cooperation.

Gift Baskets
We offer lovely vegan anniversary, birthday, special occasion, and snack gift baskets that can be special ordered when you reserve your room or within two weeks of your stay! Learn More

Please contact Erica, Homestead Manager, at homestead@casanctuary.org if you already placed a reservation and would like to add a basket to your stay!

CAS Membership
To reserve a room at The Homestead you must be a CAS member (non-profit government rule, not ours, we promise!) Luckily, signing up for a membership is easy to do on our website or by calling our business office. If you make a reservation and are not yet a member, you will be charged a membership fee. Not sure of your membership status? Give us a call at x202, M-F 10am-6pm. Note: CAS membership is included in animal sponsorships.

Doggie Guests
Well behaved dogs who are not aggressive towards people or animals, and who can be left in your room without excessive barking, are welcome at an additional fee of $20/dog/night. A maximum of 2 dogs per room can be accommodated. In fairness to our farm animal friends, dogs are not allowed beyond the Homestead grounds; Homestead guests must visit our rescued animals without them.

Handicapped & Wifi Info
Our guest rooms and bath are located on the second floor and regretfully are not handicapped accessible.
Wifi is available throughout The Homestead.

Events at The Homestead
Please look at our Calendar of Events to see what programs may be taking place at The Homestead during your stay we would love for you to join in!

Rates & Availability
The Homestead is open to guests year round. Please click the link below for rates and availability. We look forward to welcoming you to our beautiful haven, and hope to see you soon!

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Click here for directions to Catskill Animal Sanctuary.