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Northern Vermont offers luxurious lodgings for special romantic getaways

Northern Vermont, embraced by Lake Champlain and the heavily forested Northeast Kingdom, is a paradise for lots of types of vacationers, including visitors looking for a romantic weekend (or longer) getaway. Burlington offers urban cultural pleasures, great dining, and luxury hotels, inns, and bed and breakfasts (B&Bs). Water sports and waterfront resorts are found along the shore of Lake Champlain. Further to the middle and east of the region, hotels, inns, resorts, cabins, and camps serve skiers and outdoors people on a romantic getaway.

Stoweflake Mountain Resort & Spa Resort Stowe VT
Stoweflake Mountain Resort & Spa

1746 Mountain Road Stowe, VT, 05672 Phone: 802-253-7355 Toll-Free: 800-253-2232

Escape to the majestic mountains and fun happenings at this Stowe inn

Casual elegance meets the mountain experience at Stoweflake Mountain Resort & Spa, perched on over 50 acres and surrounded by natural beauty as well as over 30 shops, restaurants and other attractions in bustling Stowe. Find your romantic selves in the resort’s world-renowned spa complete with soaking pools and a cascading waterfall, in the Wine Spectator award-winning restaurant or by a crackling fire in Charlie B’s Pub and Restaurant. Room, suite and studio townhouse features include possibilities from gas fireplaces, Jacuzzis, private decks and balconies and, of course, magical mountain views. Nearby activities include skiing, snowmobile tours, sleigh and horse-carriage rides along the river, kayaking, golfing, mountain biking, ziplining, maple sugar house tours and picturesque fall foliage.
Romantic Room Sterling Ridge Log Cabin Resort Jeffersonville Vermont
Sterling Ridge Resort

155 Sterling Ridge Drive Jeffersonville, VT, 05464 Phone: 802-644-8265

This log cabin resort in the woods wants you to relax, soak in your surroundings

At the Sterling Ridge Resort, couples are urged to “Relax. Wander. Behold.” It’s no wonder: The 350 acres of this log cabin resort nestled in the mountains of northern Vermont are spectacular year-round. Imagine snuggling into your romantic studio or one-bedroom cabin in a breathtaking wooded setting. Cabin amenities include wood or gas-log stoves or fireplace, whirlpool tub, fire pit, porches and a fully equipped kitchen. In the winter, go snowshoeing, snowmobiling or take a short drive to major ski areas. Order up a private sleigh ride or go horseback-riding. In the summer, walk across a covered bridge to one of several swimming holes or go kayaking in a pond or take a “Water and Wine” tour.
Rustic Log Room - Rabbit Hill Inn - Lower Waterford, VT
Rabbit Hill Inn

48 Lower Waterford Road Lower Waterford, VT, 05848 Phone: 802-748-5168

Delicious, delightful romantic experience served up at this enchanting inn

The Rabbit Hill Inn serves up a deliciously romantic Vermont experience, catering to adult getaways and relaxing escapes. Luxe accommodations feature a variety of amenities, from double whirlpool or hydromassage tubs and working fireplaces to jaw-dropping views of the White Mountains, four-poster canopy beds, private sundecks and covered porches. Dining at the inn is a treat in a comfortable, unpretentious atmosphere, staring with a bountiful, candlelit breakfast and ending, perhaps, with a cocktail and conversation in the pub. Order up an in-room massage, stroll through the 15 acres of lush gardens and trails or venture off for skiing, skating, a private sleigh ride, hiking, kayaking, biking, zip-lining and shopping. Visit craft breweries or take a covered-bridge tour to experience the true Vermont! Rated #39 of the Top 100 Hotels Worldwide, #3 in the USA, and #1 in the Northeast by Travel & Leisure, July 2020.
Woodstove Room - Golden Eagle Resort - Stowe VT
Golden Eagle Resort

511 Mountain Road Stowe, VT, 05672 Phone: 802-253-4811 Toll-Free: 866-970-0786

Leave your worries behind when you unwind at Golden Eagle

Take a break from everyday stress with a weekend getaway to Vermont's Golden Eagle Resort, a country inn nestled in the mountains surrounding rustic Stowe. Wildlife love our ponds and grounds. Explore, and you may spy deer, ducks, great blue herons and occasionally a wandering moose. The Stowe area is filled with fun things to do, too. Ride the gondola up Stowe Mountain. Tour Ben & Jerry's Factory, and sample their delicious wares. In winter hit the slopes. When you're finished with those activities, return to our resort for the ultimate in relaxation. Enjoy a Swedish couples massage in our tranquil spa suites. Splash in our large heated indoor pool, or let yourself melt away in our hot tub or cedar sauna.
Stone Hill Inn Champagne Strawberry Stowe VT
Stone Hill Inn

89 Houston Farm Road Stowe, VT, 05672 Phone: 802-253-6282

Named a top romantic getaway, this inn amazes with luxurious rooms, amenities

Slip away to a luxurious retreat at Stone Hill Inn, a romantic bed-and-breakfast for couples. Named “Best Romantic Getaway” by Yankee Magazine in 2017, the inn offers nine guestrooms with king beds, luxury baths with double Jacuzzis and fireplaces. Other possible amenities include overstuffed chairs, private patios, four-poster and canopy beds and bath fireplaces. Enjoy your gourmet breakfast at a private table in a sunlit dining room, sip wine or bubbly by the fireplace at night or walk among the enchanting gardens, streams and waterfall. The quiet, 9-acre refuge is surrounded by woods but only five minutes from lively Stowe and close to activities from ballooning and rafting to world-class skiing, chocolate-dipping workshops and micro-brewery tours.
Jacuzzi & Champagne - Green Mountain Inn - Stowe VT
Green Mountain Inn

18 South Main Street Stowe, VT, 05672 Phone: 802-253-7301 Toll-Free: 800-253-7302

Historic inn, tucked in the Green Mountains, a classic Vermont retreat

Hospitality and warmth really are legendary at the Green Mountain Inn, which has provided a friendly, relaxed atmosphere for guests since 1833. Couples looking for an idyllic romantic getaway will have plenty of rooms to choose from: Cozy touches and modern comforts can be found in 104 rooms, suites, apartments and townhouses. Many have four-poster beds, Jacuzzis (some by the fireside); all have hand-crafted furnishings, crisp linens and room to really relax. Book a couples massage in the new deluxe couples suite or arrange for massages in the spa. Dine in the two acclaimed restaurants or stroll the vibrant Main Street with its eclectic restaurants and shops. The inn also features a year-round outdoor pool, health club, fire pits and game room.