Comfortable lifestyle. Historic setting. In the heart of Chautauqua Institution.
The Englewood Treehouse
The Englewood Treehouse is the entire 3rd floor of an original 15 room 9 bathroom historic boarding house. The building was newly renovated in 2018, now housing 6 families. The Treehouse is the largest unit occupying the top floor of the building, with 4 bedrooms and two full bathrooms, vaulted ceilings, skylight, dine-out porch, two large house-length porches with four porch accesses, fully equipped kitchen and elegant Victorian decor.
Located in the heart of the historic Chautauqua Institution, a gated summer community and festival grounds. This community offers intellectual and entertainment programming with a focus on music, art, spirituality and dance during a 9-week season. The Englewood is only two buildings away from the Amphitheater, the center of the programming! For more information on programming, tickets & parking:
The Englewood has been in operation as a boarding house since it’s founding in 1876. This historic structure was converted into modern spaces, while preserving the exterior of the historic Victorian house. The Treehouse boasts splendid views of the Amphitheater, Bestor Plaza and Downtown Chautauqua. The living space is fully equipped, features new appliances, A/C and ample porch space.
"This place embodies the life we wish we could always live.”
- Justice Sandra Day O’Connor
The Chautauqua Institution is a non-profit adult education center and summer resort located on 750 acres in Western New York, situated upper Chautauqua Lake. The Institution has operated each summer since 1874, offering quality educational programming during a 9-week season, featuring instruction and entertainment in the arts and religion, combined with recreation experiences.
The Institution includes a school of Special Studies as well as a professional residential music and dance program through admittance into the Chautauqua School of Fine and Performing Arts. The Chautauqua institute also boasts its very own world-renown seasonal symphony orchestra, theatre company, ballet and opera company. addition to theater, symphony, ballet and opera, recreational activities are also offered to the public during the season, including popular entertainment, visual arts exhibitions, lectures, children's camp, tennis, swimming, and golf. Chautauqua Institute is listed on the National Register of Historic Places, and it was further designated a National Historic Landmark.