Looking for a beautiful contemporary place to stay in Hawley? If you want a weekend away with a gorgeous view the Ledges Hotel is the right place to pick. The Ledges Hotel sits over the Wallenpaupack creek that effortlessly melts into the natural stone ledges that sit near the river gorge falls. It was once the historic O’Connor Glass Factory in the 1890s and the current day building was devotedly worked on by architect Bohlin Cywinski Jackson and furniture designers from Boyce Products.
The rooms and suites available at the Ledges hotel are outfitted with “reuse furnishings, environmentally-friendly amenities and stunning views of the river gorge falls-maintaining the intent to surround each guest in natural beauty.” They offer a range of accommodations including a deluxe full-service suite. It’s a two-story set up with 12-foot ceilings and spiral staircase. This suite features a full-service kitchen that includes a stove, refrigerator, dishwasher, and microwave. The suite also comes with a living space and a bedroom located on the second floor. The bathroom has a relaxing jacuzzi tub placed in front of a window that overlooks the scenic beautiful woods that surround The Ledges.
If you’re looking for a room that can hold more for your entire family you can check out their House at High Falls. It has a fully equipped chef’s kitchen. Beautiful wooden plank flooring with an opening dining area. There’s also a screened 3 seasons room attached to an outdoor deck. The living room has a picturesque view of the river gorge and a gas fireplace. There is also a private staircase that leads you down towards the Hawley Silk Mill and is close to the lovely Cocoon Coffee house. There’s plenty to do while visiting the Ledges including dining and shopping. You can visit the Hawley Silk Mill for fresh daily bread, milk and dairy, fresh product as well as craft beer and wine.
The Ledges Hotel offers more than just a modern, gorgeous place to rest your head. It also has the Glass Wine Bar and Kitchen. You can check out their menu online and make a reservation from your computer. Glass offers small sharing plates and has an emphasis on American spirits, wines, and beers. The best part of this eatery is the stunning views of the gorge from inside and out. You can enjoy some lovely views of the falls on their outside patio or from a seat in their dining room. It’s a one-of-a-kind panoramic view. The decor surrounding you during your wining and dining is all about the history of the O'Connor Glass Factory, the restaurant's namesake. The Ledges Hotel offers a few packages for your stay including a $75 dining voucher at the Glass restaurant and breakfast at the nearby Settler’s Inn. If you want to get a feel for Hawley because you are interested in a home in the area, this is a great place to start!