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Scudder Hill House is close to skiing, mountain biking, horseback riding, parks, lakes, reservoir fishing, golf, and several restaurants. Just across the street from us is Lake Wawaka where you may take a stroll or rent a kayak. Shopping and sightseeing are just minutes away in Roxbury and the town of Margaretville.

Only minutes from us, are Plattekill, Belleayre, Windham, Hunter Mountains which offer skiing, snowboarding, and tubing in the winter

Dining / Local Restaurants

Summerfield’s Restaurant

On Main Street in Margaretville, this restaurant offers meals cooked by a European chef. They have a French and American menu. They offer steaks, ribs and fish, to name a few dishes.
(845) 586-1111


Situated in between the towns of Arkville and Margaretville, this restaurant sits alongside a tributary of the Delaware River. They serve steaks and seafood.
(845) 586-4265

Ming Moon Kitchen

This Chinese storefront restaurant on Main Street in Margaretville, six miles from Scudder Hill House is great for take-out in the Catskill Mountains.
(845) 586-2188

Oakleys (under new ownership)

Pizza Rte 28


Bread & Breakfast Rte 28



Six miles from us in the town of Roxbury, make a left onto Bridge Street and enjoy a drink at a unique bar and restaurant worth visiting. Friendly atmosphere and good dinners served usually from Wednesday to Sunday.
(607) 326-4026


Peekamoose Restaurant & Tap Room

Located on Rte 28 in Big Indian and twenty-five minutes from Scudder Hill House, some of our guests have traveled the distance two nights in a row to experience the great food and atmosphere of this newly renovated restaurant.
(845) 254-6500

Cassie’s Cafe (new owners) Chappies

On Main Street in the town of Roxbury, is this newly renovated breakfast and lunch café. With overstuffed couches, they have created an atmosphere resembling some of the finer coffee shops. Great home-style cooking!
(607) 326-7020

The Crazy River

Good lunches that are reasonably priced. Deli or dine in
Rte 28