...the village where everyone loves coming back!
Located in the very heart of Central New York in the historic Chenango Valley, Hamilton has been home for many since the mid-1700s; offering a picturesque setting and local charm. Home to the prestigious Colgate University, our corner of New York represents a unique and special bond of town and gown. Hamilton radiates a vibrancy that represents our local sense of pride and place, extending a warm welcome to all our visitors.
The Village Green, the focal point of our community is bordered by quaint boutiques, fine casual dining that offers the traditional tavern as well as fine continental culinary delights, a myriad of professional services, picturesque Victorian homes, and just a short walk from the breathtaking campus of Colgate University. Add our beautiful golf course, hiking trails, waterways, live entertainment, robust hospital, fully functioning airport and quiet lake community and you may just want to stay...for good!
Stay a while ~ Stroll through our boutiques, art galleries and shops. Try our old-fashioned hardware store. For the kids; games, books, electronic equipment, toys and more. Chocolates and health foods, the list is endless.
Experience the ultimate entertainment ~ We have a community calendar full of annual festivals and on-going events both on and off the Village Green. Enjoy several intriguing venues of live theater, art, musical performances and some of the finest local and collegiate sports in the country.
Come for the day and spend the night or two ~ Curl up and stay overnight in one of our beautifully restored historic country Inn's or one of our newer comfy hotels. A more personal touch? Stay at one of our many local bed and breakfasts located right in the village.
Hamilton has it all ~ Public golf course...hiking trails...waterways for canoes and kayaks...flying lessons...massages...visit a planetarium..and more!