Just across the Hudson River from Poughkeepsie, Lloyd offers picturesque views and countryside recreation for those looking for a wide range of distinct housing options in a tight-knit community.
The real estate in Lloyd is made up of single-family homes, country estates, and smaller collections of rentals and apartment complexes. While the market is strong and prices are high, there’s a wealth of affordable options in Lloyd that distinguish it from other expensive towns and cities nearby. More than just a tourist destination, Lloyd boasts a robust retail scene and community feel. The shops and restaurants are locally owned and trendy. Any shoppers seeking familiar chains have easy access to malls and shopping strips in neighboring Poughkeepsie, which is linked to Lloyd by the Mid-Hudson Bridge.
There’s plenty of outdoor activities set against the backdrop of Lloyd’s many forests, mountains, and rivers. The former Central New England Railway rail bed is now the Hudson Valley Rail Trail, a perfect place to bike, hike, skate, ride horseback, or cross-country ski. Enjoy a lazy day swimming and fishing along Chodikee Lake or the Hudson River. Picnic or play a lively game of tennis or basketball at Tony Williams Park. Scenic walking trails and campgrounds share the mountainside with popular skiing and snowshoeing destinations, giving visitors and residents alike a well-rounded outdoor playground.