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Our Story

The lodge

“Life just got a little bit better”

The Lodge at Charlie’s Country Place offers an exquisite natural environment situated on 120 acres of rolling hills, forest and green pastures in rural Washington County, New York.  Your stay features personalized guest experiences, luxury guest accommodations, full vegetarian meals, hiking trails, a magnificent swimming pool venue, and an array of fascinating excursion options, farm chic wedding venues and unparalleled guest services.  Charlie’s Country Place is pet friendly and pays special homage to the natural world.  Charlie’s Country Place is vegetarian and actively involved in animal rights and the stewardship of the exquisite nature in which it is situated. 



Step into our lodge and experience the ultimate comfort. Our 1970’s Ranch burger conversion provides a warm and homely atmosphere, featuring modern amenities and stunning natural beauty. We make sure that our living spaces are comfortable and the rooms are cozy, allowing you to settle right in.



Our serene location in Salem, NY offers a relaxing getaway surrounded by stunning landscapes, waterscapes, forests, and natural wildlife. Our aim is to provide our guests with a relaxing and rejuvenating experience that will refresh both the body and the mind. We take pride in our thoughtfully designed spaces that effortlessly blend modern amenities and rustic charm.

Historical Washington County


At The Lodge, we understand the importance of immersing ourselves in the local history and culture. With so many significant sites nearby, from Battle Hill in Fort Ann to the Fort House Museum in Fort Edward, our guests can truly appreciate the rich history of Washington County. After a full day of exploring, we offer a comfortable and cozy stay in a peaceful and serene location. Our Lodge is the perfect place to unwind and reconnect with nature.

Sustainability & Responsibility


The Lodge is dedicated to sustainability, and reverence for the unique natural environment in which it is situated.  We adhere to a vegetarian ethos in the kitchen and on the premises. We are proud to support our local community by featuring artists and designers from the area. We believe in the beauty of the community, and the benefit of supporting local businesses. Our accommodations showcase premium local-made furniture and décor created from sustainable materials. Our property is a reflection of our commitment to environmental and sustainability practices, making it the perfect location for nature lovers and environmentally-conscious travelers alike.



Self Service Bar

Outdoor Deck Dining (Seasonal) 

Pet-friendly Accommodations

On-Site Parking

Hot Tub

Fully Equipped Kitchen

Laundry Room

Bluetooth Sound System

Board Game and Library 

Smart TV 


Costume Closet

Pool table and Darts

Local collaborators 

in celebration of
Charles william Green


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