Andrew Wasserstein

The DeBruce

with Andrew Wasserstein
  • Where:Livingston Manor, NY

  • Why:Exploring the Catskills & catching up with friends.

  • When:August 2018

  • Who:Me & my best friend Marnie.

Highs & Lows

  • The food program is next-level! The 9-course tasting menu & breakfast (included with your stay) were some of the best meals I’ve ever had. The chef was fully accommodating to my vegetarian diet.

  • The property is situated on sprawling private land and offers outdoorsy activities from hiking, to fly-fishing and pool lounging for every type of guest.

  • The town of Livingston Manor is just down the road for off-property hangs; artisanal eateries, breweries & shops.

    The Barometer

    • Design

    • Website

    • Life Changing

    • Plastic Free

    • Overall Value

    • Night's Sleep

    • Service

    • Amenities

    • Stealable Stuff

    • Refer a Friend

    Total: 48/50

    Important Bits

    • Type

      Restored inn with renowned culinary experience.

    • Vibe

      Historic meets modern.

    • Location

      Catskills country, just a short drive to buzzing Main Street.

    • Rooms


    • Music


    • Year Opened


    • Designed By

      Foster Supply Hospitality

    • Pool/Gym

      No gym, but outdoor pool + on-site spa treatment room.

    • Restaurant

      In-house restaurant helmed by Chef Aksel Theilkuhl, with a rotating menu featuring fresh produce sourced from the property’s 600-acres and meat and dairy from local Sullivan County suppliers.

    • Bar

      The Club Room turns into a lively bar beginning at 5 PM & serves bites.

    • Minibar


    • Wifi

      Yes, free.

    • Children

      Leave ‘em at home.

    • Price

      Pricey, but with perks.

    The in-house restaurant helmed by Chef Aksel Theilkuhl that overlooks the mountains and valley.

    The Dining Room

    36 Main St, Livingston Manor, NY 12758, USA

    The in-house restaurant helmed by Chef Aksel Theilkuhl that overlooks the mountains and valley.

    The DeBruce

    The DeBruce, Debruce Road, Livingston Manor, NY, USA

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