The leaves go on display early in the Northeast and Midwest, and hotels have deals to make the most of it.

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Wherever the leaves change color, expect hotel rates to rise as fall color peaks. Still, there are a few deals in leaf-peeping season, especially if you can travel midweek.

In the Catskills in New York, the 11-room Arnold House offers Shandelee Mountain hikes and midweek rates from $169, with breakfast. Weekends begin at $229.

In the Adirondacks, Whiteface Lodge offers fall rates from $282 a night, down from $448 in high season. Apple cider treatments add seasonality to the spa.

Color comes to Maine early, and rates drop at properties in the Kennebunkport Resort Collection, a group of boutique hotels in and around Kennebunkport: at the downtown Grand Hotel and the restored motel Lodge on the Cove, from $99.

On Nantucket, Massachusetts, the boutique hotel collection Nantucket Island Resorts cuts fall rates at its properties, including the Jared Coffin House in town where rooms start at $155 a night on some dates in October.

After Labor Day it gets quieter on Mackinac Island in Michigan, where Mission Point resort offers a fall package including a private horse carriage tour, bike rentals for half a day, dinner and accommodations at $289 a night for two.

In Colorado, Aspen aims to attract pre-ski-season travelers with a third night free when you book two nights. Through Oct. 29, rates start at $179 a night at the Sky Hotel at the base of Aspen Mountain.

The GoSeek discount hotel booking service lists deals in foliage-favored areas, including Vermont, New Hampshire, New York, Wisconsin and elsewhere.