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Discover the Real "Sleepy Hollow"



Discover the Real "Sleepy Hollow" with Fall Package at the Renaissance Westchester Hotel


West Harrison, N.Y. (September 27, 2013) — While the new Fox TV show "Sleepy Hollow" was a ratings hit for its series premiere, travelers who want to discover the real Sleepy Hollow made famous by author Washington Irving, can do so with the "Sleepy Hollow" package at the Renaissance Westchester Hotel.


The Renaissance Westchester Hotel completed a $12 million renovation earlier this year and offers travelers to Westchester a spectacular setting from which to explore this intriguing region.  The area features much to see and do including leaf peeping, apple and pumpkin picking at the area's many farms, visits to Sunnyside Manor (Washington Irving's home) in Tarrytown, Sleepy Hollow Cemetery Tours, Philipsburg Manor, Headless Horseman Bridge, and so much more.


The "Sleepy Hollow" Package at the Renaissance Westchester Hotel includes:

  • Deluxe Accommodations;
  • A copy of Washington Irving's "The Legend of Sleep Hollow";
  • Savory Hudson Valley Apple Crisp and Hot Apple Cider for four in the Hive Living Room + Bar at the hotel;
  • Complimentary walking trail map of the Old Croton Aqueduct Trail where you can walk by Lyndhurst (a Gothic Revival country house beside the Hudson River in Tarrytown) and see many diverse sights including the High Bride, the Keeper's House, and the tunnel);
  • Private consultation with the hotel's resident Navigator for assistance in finding local apple orchards for fall apple picking and for directions to Sleepy Hollow

This package is priced from $139 per night and is available through December 1, 2013.  Advance reservations are required and blackout dates may apply.  For reservations and use promotional code ARN.


The Renaissance Westchester Hotel in White Plains, NY, features a resort atmosphere nestled on 30 acres of scenic countryside in Westchester County. Conveniently located only 35 minutes from New York City, this luxurious hotel is near historic Hudson Valley attractions, premier shopping, and challenging golf courses. Guests can enjoy newly renovated guestrooms, the Hive Living Room + Bar, and a variety of recreational amenities, such as an indoor pool, tennis courts, volleyball courts, horseshoes, bocce ball, and a nature trail. For additional information, visit or call 914-694-5400.


Renaissance Hotels encourages guests to Live Life to DiscoverSM at more than 155 hotels in 35 countries around the world.  Each hotel is unique and every stay offers an opportunity to explore local discoveries exclusive to the destination.  At every hotel, Renaissance Navigators are local experts ready to assist guests in discovering local flavors and activities.  Signature RLife LIVE entertainment events are designed to showcase emerging talent in music, the arts, culinary and more to inspire discovery. R.E.N. Meetings offers groups an experience beyond a traditional meeting rooted in creative sensory meeting design, RLife LIVE networking events and custom curated local Navigator excursions.  At Renaissance Hotels, we work to ensure that every trip is transformed into an eye-opening, unforgettable journey. You spend your life working, you should discover the world as you go. To discover more visit
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