Relish the eighteenth- and nineteenth-century luxuries at Millbrook Country House (from $200), where an American Colonial exterior from 1808 meets interior embellishments of eighteenth-century Italy. Request the Barocco room, which features a circa 1740 gold-leaf Venetian bed covered in Frette linens. Owners Giancarlo and Lorraine provide an excellent multicourse breakfasthe’s had a lifetime of eating well in Emilia-Romagna, and she was an editor at Gourmet.
Discover the area’s history at the Millbrook Inn (from $225), formerly a boys’ dormitory for the now-closed Greer School founded in 1906. Not t