Clare Booth Luce, Room 204

Experience the elegance that Clare can offer; complete with an indoor cafe table overlooking the park.

Talented, wealthy, beautiful, and controversial, Clare Boothe Luce (1903-1987) is best remembered as a congresswoman, ambassador, playwright, socialite, and spouse of magazine magnate Henry R. Luce of Time-Life-Fortune. Well known in her career as managing editor of Vanity Fair magazine, she went on to write for Broadway such well-known plays as The Women, Kiss the Boys Goodbye, and Margin for Error. She was later appointed Ambassador to Italy. Click here for more information on Clare Boothe Luce


  • King bed,
  • Kitchenette
  • Neo angle shower

Full week stays during the 9 week Chautauqua Season include breakfast every day and dinner five nights (Monday through Friday) each week. The Spencer can also assist guests in arranging travel insurance to cover unforeseen circumstances that may cause a guest to cancel their reservation.