Nearby Romantic Getaways

As the winter rolls on, are you and your significant other finding yourselves indulging in way too much Netflix and chill? During a time of year when sweatpants and early nights are the norm, it might be time to spice things up a bit. A quick romantic weekend getaway might be just the thing, right about now; here are our top recommendations:

Wentworth by the Sea, in New Castle, NH overlooks the Atlantic Ocean just a short distance from downtown Portsmouth. Originally built in the 1870’s, the hotel underwent a thirty million dollar restoration in the 2000’s. Today, it boasts 161 luxurious and elegant guest rooms and suites, several on-site dining options, a full service spa, indoor and outdoor pools, tennis courts, and a marina. Check out their Romance Offers packages that include enticements like dinner for two, massages, and complimentary turndown service.

The Bedford Village Inn and Grand Hotel in Bedford, NH is a luxury four diamond hotel that was once the site of a working farm built in 1810. A multi-million dollar renovation transformed the original residence into a four-building complex that offers a heated salt water pool, fitness room, and an outdoor hot tub and fireplace, along with complimentary breakfast and critically acclaimed dining. You can book rooms in either the Inn or the Grand Boutique Hotel, both of which offer charming suites complete with marble bathrooms and four-poster beds. Packages like the Champagne and Chocolate Covered Strawberries package or the Private Wine and Cheese Reception are a great addition to any romantic weekend.

The Lamb and Lion Inn in Barnstable, MA offers rooms, suites, or converted horse stables and barns, all featuring fireplaces, top of the line linens, and in-room baths. Guests also enjoy the solar-heated salt water pool, year round hot tub, and outdoor fireplace. You might want to surprise your sweetie with a massage, private yoga session, or guided mediation session at their Wellness Studio or by booking the Takin’ Care of Business package which includes flowers, a bottle of wine, cheese, and strawberries. The inn is only few minutes’ drive to Barnstable Village and downtown Hyannis, and just a short walk to the beach.