Your dream of being an Innkeeper begins right here! This affordable Victorian gem in the heart of New York’s Salmon River Country awaits! The Henry Clark House is an historic 1889 Queen Anne Victorian mansion, located in the village of Pulaski, NY. 'The Clark' has been converted into a uniquely distinctive inn, comprising 4 stylish guest suites, all of which include stunning bedrooms, fully-equipped cook’s kitchens, spacious baths and living areas. Guest reaction to The Clark House has been tremendous since its opening in August of 2022. Trophy charter sport fishing, the annual Salmon Run, winter snowmobiling, snowshoeing and skiing produce vigorous year-round demand for vacation rentals in this rich and beautiful region.
The 1889 Henry Clark House is a regional landmark, in the heart of Pulaski's bustling historic district. Walking distance to the renowned Salmon River, the Inn's 4 guest suites accommodate between 2 and 4 travelers each, and are graced with spacious front porch and rear deck seating areas. Additionally, the Clark can be operated as a traditional, open door B&B with 6 discrete bedrooms, perfect for groups and retreats. Original features like massive oak doors, hardwood flooring and stained glass panels have all been preserved, and there is ample off-street parking front and rear. A finished Carriage House with bathroom and attached garage round out the one acre property.
Location is ideal! To the east, the Tug Hill Plateau and nearby Adirondack Park beckon, famous for their rugged beauty and epic snowfalls. Look west, and find the sandy beaches and sunsets of Lake Ontario’s Eastern Shore and Thousand Islands. The Clark was designed by renowned 19th century architect Archimedes Russell, whose other buildings grace both Syracuse and Cornell University Campuses. The 1500 square foot, heated Carriage House, equipped with full plumbing and electric, holds endless possibilities as a potential cafe or gallery, further rental unit or conversion into a spacious owner’s residence.
All the hard work has already been done for you! The Clark is offered fully furnished, with high-end linens & towels, new queen beds, gorgeous antique furniture and vintage oriental carpets. However classic it may be, The Clark is anything BUT stuck in the past! Modern amenities like new flat-screen smart TV’s and whole-house, high-speed mesh Wi-Fi system mean Clark guest suites are perfect for state-of-the-art entertainment or work away from home. Self-contained, and equipped with keyless electronic entry, all accommodations may be let completely contact-free when desired.
The Henry Clark House boasts vigorous seasonal occupancy, experiencing consistent demand with its walking distance to restaurants, shopping and the world class waters of the Salmon River. The sport-fishing Mecca of the Northeast, Pulaski enjoys year-round popularity as a Great Lakes/North Country vacation spot and sportsman’s paradise.The Henry Clark House prides itself on offering guests both comfort and privacy, complimented by unequalled hospitality. Our branding as a 'home away from home' includes freshly made breakfast pastries, thoughtful amenities and commitment to customer service, and has produced numerous repeat bookings. The Clark has achieved a perfect 5-star rating, and status as VRBO Premier, and Airbnb Super Hosts, all within brief months of its opening. The inn is being offered now, at the perfect time to prepare for the busy spring fishing season.
Unexpectedly, an adjacent historic property recently became available and was acquired by the current owners, who will be developing it as a small to medium event venue, as a compliment to The Clark House. As appealing as running both would be, they have decided to seek buyers interested in taking over the lodging portion of this distinctive and growing hospitality business.
The Clark is a turn-key gem, ready and waiting to provide a wonderful opportunity to the right buyers. Current owners will remain in the immediate area, focusing on the neighboring event hosting venue, and are willing to serve in a consultancy role for new owners, if desired. Partial owner financing is a possibility. Make YOUR innkeeping dream come true - schedule a visit to tour this historic property before it slips away!!