Although there are plenty of fun things to do in the cities, there are also some great places to getaway from your busy lives in Pennsylvania. We’ve selected 7 of the best weekend getaways that we could find based on reviews, ratings, and overall relaxation factor. Take a look!
Have a romantic getaway at Cove Haven Resort
Cove Haven is a romantic resort located on the shores of Lake Wallenpaupack. Along with its sister resorts, Paradise Stream and Pocono Palace, Cove Haven is a couples-only resort. Its amenities include 7-foot tall champagne glass-shaped whirlpool tubs and heart-shaped pools.
Stay at the historic Omni Bedford Springs Resort
Omni Bedford Springs Resort started as the “Stone Inn” built in 1806. More than two hundred years later, this National Historic Landmark has received numerous awards and accolades including AAA’s Four Diamond award and recognized as one of the “top 10 resorts in NY state and the Mid-Atlantic” by Conde Nast Traveler’s Readers Choice Awards in 2015. It features 216 guest rooms and suites, 18-hole golf course, aquatic center and five restaurants.
Spend a sweet time at the Hotel Hershey
The famous Hotel Hershey was built atop of Pat’s Hill in the 1930s. Many years later, it has become one of the Historic Hotels of America and is a recipient of both the Forbes Four-Star Award and the AAA Four-Diamond Award. Its world class amenities include indoor and outdoor pools, fitness center, sports complex and award winning golf courses.
Experience Nemacolin Woodlands Resort
Sitting on 2,000 acres of wooded land, Nemacolin Woodlands Resort is a top notch destination for a weekend of fun. This multi-awarded golf resort and casino is a recipient of the prestigious Forbes Five-Star and AAA Five-Diamond awards. Located in the Laurel Highlands, it offers over 70 amenities including the Woodlands Spa, Mystic Rock, Adventure Center and many more.
Relax and unwind at Ledges Hotel
Surrounded by gorges and Paupack High Falls, Ledges Hotel provides the perfect getaway. This historic hotel built in 1890 combines the rustic charm of the Pocono Mountains with modern comforts. Guests are sure to have a relaxing weekend whether exploring the outdoors or cozying by the fireplace at the Great Room.
Breakaway at the Woodlands Inn
Located in Wilkes-Barre, the Woodlands Inn provides everything a weary traveler needs all in one roof. Aside from its charming guest rooms and suites, it offers world class facilities. Amenities include a fully equipped fitness center, restaurants and bars, a spa and salon, and a lot more.
Escape for the weekend at the Lodge at Woodloch
With over 150 acres of woodland and a private 15 acre lake, the Lodge at Woodloch offers its guests a true place to escape. This premier hotel has received numerous awards and accolades, and is a recipient of the AAA Four Diamond Award. It is located just two miles from its sister property, the Woodloch Pines Family Resort.