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 includes breakfast every day. The Spencer can also assist guests in arranging travel insurance to cover unforeseen circumstances that may cause a guest to cancel their reservation.