Lovely location A review of Emerson
We stayed with our two children in a two-bedroom suite, which was really lovely. The spa is very nice, too. The location is beautiful - right on the stream, and the landscaping is beautiful. The morning buffet was also really nice (cold buffet is free, but you can pay extra for the full hot menu). The main drawback of the place was the proximity to the highway - not much you can do about that. The serenity was constantly interrupted by a super loud truck or group of motorcycles. By the way a new building is under construction - more suites and a conference center. Looks like it is almost done and will be very nice. But his brings me to the biggest complaint. No indoor pool! There are almost no hotels in the area with an indoor pool (closest is Hanah resort in Margaretville). This place would be such a great weekend getaway with the family for fall/winter/spring if only they were including a nice, heated indoor pool in their expansion plans. Inexplicable. We would definitely include this place on our list of great last-minute weekend getaways if they had an indoor pool.