11/22/16 9:37am
The Ram's Head Inn on Shelter Island (Credit: Ram's Head Inn)

The Ram’s Head Inn on Shelter Island (Credit: Courtesy photo)

The Ram’s Head Inn on Shelter Island could be yours for a special night or two this winter.

Closed to the public during the months of January and February, the inn will hand over the keys to all 17 of their guest rooms for a weekend getaway. The rate? $1,700 per night. (more…)

03/03/16 5:22pm
Ram's Head Inn owner Linda Eklund in the newly restored "Harbor Hall" (Credit: Monique Singh-Roy)

Ram’s Head Inn owner Linda Eklund in the newly renovated “Harbor Hall” (Credit: Monique Singh-Roy)

Everything old is new again at the Ram’s Head Inn on Shelter Island.

In the midst of a $20,000 renovation to the bar, lounge and guest rooms, owners  James and Linda Eklund are turning back the clock and restoring their historic inn to its original state.

“We decided to re-do the ceiling because it had never been opened up since the place was built in 1929,” Ms. Eklund said. “When we started to take each layer off, it exposed much more ceiling. You’d be amazed how just five or six more inches makes the ceiling seem so much higher.” (more…)