|The New York House is a Bed & Breakfast in a former boarding house built in 1885.
Located in the quaint village of Sharon Springs, we are near the Mohawk Valley, Schoharie Valley and Cooperstown areas.
Restaurants and shops are within walking distance of our large front porch.
Relax in one of our spacious rooms with private baths and enjoy the area!
Kelly and Bruce Button have entered the hospitality arena full-time, but each has had previous experience in the industry.Kelly has managed a Holiday Inn Express and Bruce’s parents bought a motel when he was a teenager.
Bruce is still working in the publishing and trade show field and Kelly’s first career was in adult care . They now enjoy the wide variety of diversity found in their new careers as innkeepers. Bruce grew up in the town of Sharon in Schoharie County .
Kelly spent her childhood in southern New Jersey on the shore . Her family lived in Navisink and spent summers showing horses . Kelly was the New Jersey State Equestrian in 1984. They both enjoy being in the outdoors. Bruce is a hunter, motorcyclist, and volleyball player. He enjoys tending to the extensive landscaping during the spring and summer seasons. Kelly’s avocations include knitting, baking,decorating and traveling.
Their oldest children, Travis, Lyndsay, Brittany and Josh are on their own and have careers in the IT, Sales, Graphic Design and Entertainment industries. Stephanie, the youngest is in college looking to pursue a career in Social Services. Grandson Gage is looking forward to helping Grandma and Grandpa out also, of course he’s only 3 right now!
The dogs, Spike and Lilly are enjoying meeting guests from around the world! Spike is very mature and keeps to himself, however Lilly, an English Bulldog, thinks everyone comes here to see her. Because of Lilly, we are not pet friendly. This is her house and she prefers not to have any other animals staying here!