by Melissa Chapman
Desperate for some alone time with your man? Here are four romantic weekend getaways where you can get some quality time both in between and out of the sheets.
All work and no play?
You’ve only been dating your guy three months and between both of your busy work schedules you’re clocking less than three hours a weekend of quality one-on-one blackberries-turned-off, computers-shut-down romantic snuggle time. Of course, you’re not complaining that your man has a job he’s passionate about, and that your career in finally in an upswing.
Still all work and no play is impacting your fresh, newbie relationship. What you need is a getaway weekend; one that will not only lend itself to romantic sexual encounters, but also to organic conversations that will enable you to truly get to the heart of this guy who has completely gotten under your skin.
Check out these four romantic weekend getaways where you and your sweet can get in some quality time both in between and out of the sheets. If you don’t live nearby, consider them inspiration for secluded lovers hideaways closer to your home.
Secluded cabins in the Smokies
You and your boo can choose from hundreds of gorgeous mountain chalets, luxurious bed and breakfast inns and romantic cabins in Gatlinburg, Pigeon Forge and Sevierville, Tennessee an ideal romantic getaway for couples in love. Sevier County, home to the Great Smoky Mountain National Park and the most visited national park in the country, is a romantic must-see nature retreat for couples. Couples can spend quality time together, just drinking in the lush greenery in the park, drive to Cades Cove, explore one of their hiking trails or go white water rafting. Afterwards they can relax with a picnic lunch and enjoy the spectacular mountain scenery.
The romantic cabins in Gatlinburg, Pigeon Forge and Sevierville, Tennessee will put you close to the action but provide ample seclusion to make you feel like you’re the only two people in the world.
Omni Mount Washington, Bretton Woods, New Hampshire
Just outside of Boston, the breathtaking presidential mountain range surrounding Omni Mount Washington Resort will make you feel a world away from city life. Panoramic views of the presidential mountain range create the perfect romantic backdrop.
You and your honey can cuddle up next to the fire, enjoy a day of horseback riding, play a game of golf, relax at the newly renovated spa or test their trust and endurance on New England’s longest zip line. There are plenty of ways to find romance at Omni Mount Washington whether it’s enjoying a stroll around the property or simply spending quality time together.
You can find a quiet and relaxing oasis in the private couples’ room at the new 25,000 sq ft Omni Mount Washington Spa and indulge in a duet message, where two massage therapists allow for a shared relaxing experience using the spa’s custom made Mountain Mist products infused with local natural botanicals. Couples can reserve the Luxury Deluxe Suite which features a canopy bed, gas fireplace and Jacuzzi tub or book the premier Tower Suite with its magnificent views of Mount Washington to set the stage for a romantic evening.
Atlanta, Georgia bed and breakfasts
Many Atlanta, Georgia bed and breakfasts are in historic homes, with unique decorations and furnishings. This alternative to a hotel stay is the perfect place to rekindle a relationship or simply regenerate with a little tranquility, personal attention and service. Georgia bed and breakfast locations might have beautiful rooms, gourmet breakfast, peaceful gardens, sitting rooms, and even refreshments to help you move through the day. You’ll feel at home in a bed and breakfast in Atlanta before you hit the city to explore.
One fabulous place to check out: The Atlanta Stonehurst Place Bed & Breakfast is a breathtakingly and beautifully renovated historic mansion and grounds, on the leading edge of green living, which will provide couples interested in curbing their carbon footprint the ultimate in luxury and eco-friendly accommodation.
Omni Bedford Springs, Bedford Springs, Pennsylvania
One of the first U.S. resorts, Omni Bedford Springs maintains historic charm with modern elegance after opening its doors 200 years ago. Tucked away in the Allegheny Mountains, Omni Bedford Springs provides breathtaking views, seclusion and privacy for couples looking to escape from it all. Set amongst eight natural springs, you and your sweetheart can find time to relax and rejuvenate at the Bedford Baths in the Spring Eternal Spa or spend a day on the green at our newly renovated golf course followed by a romantic dinner at the Crystal Dining room.
The Omni Bedford Springs centers on the idea of relaxation and rejuvenation. Their Springs Eternal Spa incorporates mineral water in all of its treatments including the famed Bedford Baths. Couples can take advantage of Spa-Together Services and experience the baths with the Bedford Cure treatment which includes a black walnut ginger body polish, an aromatic steam followed by a cooling rinse in our Eternal Springs Mineral Deluge, hot and cool mineral pools with massaging jets and a Hydrating Aroma Mist. Afterward you can take a dip in the heated indoor spring fed swimming pool or relax outside at the outdoor pool in your own private cabana. At night, couples can relax under a blanket by our outdoor fire pit and star gaze with some s’mores. Later, find retreat in either one of the resort’s wings.
The recently opened Spa Wing located steps away from the Spring Eternal Spa provides rooms with garden or outdoor pool views, many with Juliet balconies or porches. The Historic Wing features rooms with 9-foot ceilings and garden views. Couples facing the garden can enjoy quiet morning or evening together on their room’s porch taking in the beauty and sounds surrounding them. In addition, both properties are now offering a special deal to ensure a romantic weekend away.