Bedford Post Inn is located in Bedford, New York, which is about 45 miles north of Manhattan and about 25 miles southwest of Danbury, Connecticut.
Eight guest rooms are available at this New York bed and breakfast. Guests are invited to a complimentary yoga class.
As of April 2010, prices for the rooms were not available on the inn's web site. (The site directs guests to call for "questions and reservations.") The bed and breakfast had a "soft opening" on July 20, 2009.
In addition to breakfast ("a daily assortment of delicious homemade pastries") for guests of the inn, The Barn serves lunch Monday through Friday and brunch and Saturday and Sunday. The Farmhouse, also on the Bedford Post Inn property, is open for dinner Tuesday through Saturday and for supper on Sundays. Both an "a la carte" menu and a five-course tasting menu are available at The Farmhouse.
Bedford Post Inn is owned by actor Richard Gere (best known for movies such as Pretty Woman
and An Officer and a Gentleman
) and his wife, actress Carey Lowell (best known for her roles in the film License to Kill
and the television series Law & Order
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Lowell told New York Magazine that the property "was just a rotting old historical building, and we rescued it." Gere told the magazine, "I want this to be a place where the minds of people who could change the world would meet."
Yoga classes are available Monday through Saturday mornings in the Yoga Loft. Several types of yoga classes are available.