Awards and Ratings
In spring and summer, baseball becomes the highlight with the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum as well as nearby baseball camps, Cooperstown Dreams Park and Cooperstown All Star Village. The National Soccer Hall of Fame plays host to events throughout the season. If you're a golfer, try your hand at Colonial Ridge Golf Course, Oneonta Country Club or SUNY Delhi Golf Course.
Autumn brings the myriad colors of our changing foliage, set on a Catskill Mountain backdrop. Enjoy traditional fall favorites including a working water-powered apple cider press at the Fly Creek Cider Mill.
With winter enjoy all the snow sports at nearby ski centers like Hunter Mountain, Belleayre Mountain Ski Area or Ski Plattekill. The holiday season brings an opportunity to visit our nostalgic downtown. Shop at The Artisans' Guild for one-of-a-kind gifts crafted by our local artists.
All year our area provides a variety of cultural pursuits. Catch a musical performance at the Foothills Performing Arts Center or the Glimmerglass Opera. For fine art, visit the Fenimore Art Museum. Experience a bygone era with a scenic train ride on the Cooperstown and Charlotte Valley Railroad. Visit the Hanford Mills Museum or Farmers Museum for a trip back to a simpler time. Take a delicious side trip to Brewery Ommegang and sample Belgian style brewing in a picturesque farmstead brewery.
Whatever the season...Whatever your reason...We look forward to making your stay a memorable one at the Hampton Inn® hotel in Oneonta.