New York State is an ideal destination for romantic getaways offering a cozy, quaint, over the top list of romantic inns. Enjoy breakfast in bed in an exquisite estate enriched with historic values, all in the midst of one of New York's picturesque regions. From the wine country of the Finger Lakes to the majestic mountains of the Adirondacks, New York State sets the tone for any romantic couple seeking a revitalizing getaway.
Here is a list of the best romantic inns of New York State to fulfill your romantic getaway:
The Vagabond Inn, Finger Lakes
Right in the heart of the Finger Lakes Wine Country is only the beginning of the long list of reasons why Vagabond Inn is one of the most romantic inns of New York. Guests will enjoy a wide array of outdoor activities on the 100 acres of landscape nestled in the 16,000 acre High Tor State Park. Amenities offer complete seclusion for travelers including the sparkling pool with a gazebo decorated by a Japanese garden and luxurious suites with private hot tubs and spa and a fireplace for guests. Visit their website for more details at http://www.thevagabondinn.com/
Mirabeau Inn and Spa, Finger Lakes
This magical romantic inn inspired by old-world French country architecture and Monet gardens offers an exceptional ambiance. Its award winning dining and world class spa indulges guests with an exceptional getaway experience. Another inn located in New York's Finger Lakes Wine Country, Mirabeau guests will enjoy luxurious amenities of a French style soaking tub, European tiled walk-in shower and a fireplace in each guest room. Visit http://mirbeau.com/ for more details.
- Romance Package
Mirbeau Inn & Spa is the perfect place to reconnect with your special someone. Package Includes:
- Two Nights' Accommodations
- A 50 minute Couples Massage on the day of your choice
- Full Breakfast each day per person
- A Three-Course Wine Pairing Dinner in our Award Winning Restaurant on the evening of your choice
- Rose Petal Turn-down each evening
- All Taxes and Gratuities
Midweek Rates (Sunday through Thursday):
- Starting at $1,125* (Starting rate valid through May 9th, 2013.)
Weekend Rates (Friday & Saturday):
- Starting at $1,315* (Starting rate valid through May 14th, 2013.)
*Please note that all Mirbeau Rooms will be charged a separate, nightly, taxable $12 Resort Fee per room that is not included in the room rate. Please click here to learn more. Must stay two nights. Packages may not be available on all dates. Rates above are based on double occupancy.
Full Breakfast = Hot item off the breakfast menu with coffee or tea.
Lunch = Three Course Tasting with Dessert or Lunch Entrée.
Three-Course Wine Pairing Dinner = Appetizer, Entrée with a side and dessert. Each of these courses will be paired with a wine.
Lake Placid Lodge, Adirondacks
This man-made retreat on the water's edge Lake Placid offers couples a sumptuous getaway. Lake Placid lodge is furnished with local antique furniture featuring 30 polished wood-and-stone rooms and cottages. Guest will indulge in the romantic Artisans restaurant offering exceptional local and regional cuisine. This majestic estate shadowed by the towering Adirondacks will fulfill any couple's dream getaway. Visit their website for more details at http://www.lakeplacidlodge.com/
- Romantic Escapes - 4 for 3
Luxurious experiences await when you and a loved one escape with Lake Placid Lodge and Relais & Châteaux in the heart of the Adirondacks. When you journey to The Lodge, your experience is enhanced with an exclusive VIP amenity such as champagne on arrival or a mouth-watering assortment of local delicacies.
During your stay, you will enjoy a full breakfast each morning either in your room or The Lodge's dining room. Experience a lodge suite or cabin with an Artisan crafted kingsize bed along with a wood-burning fireplace overlooking Lake Placid and the Adirondack Mountains. During turndown service, you will receive Lodge-made cookies or chocolates. Since the hardest part of any escape is the return home, when you book a stay Sunday-Thursday and pay with your American Express Card, you will receive a complimentary fourth consecutive night and a late check-out available upon request. (Subject to availability, not applicable to existing reservations, group reservations or holiday periods.)
Be it a honeymoon, an anniversary, or simply a special getaway, your escape will not easily be forgotten as you enjoy a complimentary fourth consecutive night and a VIP welcome.
Smythe House, Catskills
In the heart of the Hudson Valley, Mr.& Mrs. Smythe both alumni of Culinary Institute of America (CIA) host guests at their Victorian home offering an exceptional dining menu. Starting your day right with a gourmet personalized breakfast in bed; guests will enjoy leisure activities at The Catskills Park as well as the surrounds of the Hudson Valley. Old world style rooms feature fine Persian carpets, fresh cut flowers and live plants, tiffany style lamps and luxurious marbled bathrooms with organic toiletries. Visit their website at http://www.smythehouse.com/ for more details.
Edward Harris House, Greater Niagara
Indulge yourself with culture and rejuvenating elegance at this fully restored 1896 Bed and Breakfast Inn. The boutique style inn is a recipient of the 2009 ILove Inns' ‘Top 10 Most Romantic Inns of North America' offering guest a romantic sanctuary while also in the heart of the Rochester Arts/Cultural district with urban village shops, fine dining, cafes, and galleries just a block away. For more details visit the website at http://www.edwardharrishouse.com/.
Hart House Inn, Thousand Islands
This historic treasure resembles the ambiance and flavor of a special country inn. Located on Wellesley Island, Hart House Inn is enriched in the history of the St. Lawrence River and offers panoramic views of the promenade of boats. This Bed and Breakfast Inn offers a private romantic getaway in tranquil elegance for all couples. Visit http://www.harthouseinn.com/ for more details.
Glen Sanders Mansion, Hudson Valley
Dine with elegance on the banks of the Mohawk River for a truly unique experience at this traditional estate that dates back to the 1700's. Specializing in wedding accommodations, the mansion features a sumptuous catering hall and newly renovated inn suites. Not to mention its award winning restaurant Angelo's Tavolo offering a modern Italian ambiance with traditional cuisine. Visit http://www.glensandersmansion.com/ for more details.
- Romantic Getaway Package
The Inn at Glen Sanders Mansion offers a relaxing overnight package perfect for that well needed getaway. Whether you're far from home or right around the corner, we'll transport you to another world. Ease back into our luxurious accommodations, relax and enjoy being pampered by our well trained staff. The Romantic Getaway includes:
- One Standard Deluxe Room, $50.00 Dinner Certificate, Champagne, Chocolate, Candlelight & Scattered Rose Petals,
- 2 Glen Sanders Mansion Champagne Glasses for you to take home,
- Extended Check Out Time (12:00 noon)
- $ 230.00 (with tax, gratuities not included)
§ Upgrade to the Glen Suite $ 75.00
§ Upgrade to the Sanders Suite $ 175.00
§ Add Sunday Brunch for Two $ 40.00
§ Add Fresh Flowers market price
§ Available any night of the week
Gideon Putnam Resort and Spa, Capital Saratoga
Nestled among towering oaks and pines, the Gideon Putnam Resort and Spa combines Georgian-style graciousness with 21st-century comfort. The hotel sits amid the 2,300 scenic acres of Saratoga Spa State Park, a National Historic Landmark District that also houses two neo-Georgian bath houses, museums, a theater, golf courses and the celebrated Saratoga Performing Arts Center. This getaway offers couples a true escape in a world class summer destination. Visit www.gideonputnam.com for more details.
- Gideon Putnam Resort Share the Romance Package
Share your romance with your special someone. Getaway for some quality time at Gideon Putnam Resort. This package includes:
- Overnight accommodations
- Dinner for two on the night of arrival and breakfast for two the following morning
- A bottle of wine with Gideon Putnam Resort wine glasses
- Chocolate covered strawberries
- A couples massage
The Baker House 1650. Long Island
In the elegant ambiance of the renowned East Hampton, this hotel is enriched in the history of luxury from weddings to family gatherings. From the ivy-covered walls to the 200-year old wisteria to the large, beautifully furnished rooms with wood-burning fireplaces, the feel is distinctly European. State-of-the-art amenities such as flat screen TVs, wireless internet, three swimming pools (one indoor, two outdoor), the blissfully inviting Baker Spa and the newly renovated original Baker Carriage House; make it a purely indulgent retreat.
The Spencer Hotel & Spa, Chautauqua Allegheny
This newly renovated charming Victorian Hotel with 26 luxurious rooms and suites lies in the heart of the Chautauqua Institute. All rooms are decorated by local artists to depict the lives of - or scenes from the works of famous authors. In many cases, hand-painted murals grace the walls, floors and ceilings. Indulge your senses and elevate your well being at this romantic hotel and enhance your stay with revitalizing spa treatments, including the brand new steam sauna, or soaking in the whirlpool bath tub. For more details visit their website at http://www.thespencer.com/.
- Couple's Renewal Getaway
Take the time to reconnect with you sweetheart as you spend two intimate nights in the Spencer's Agatha Christie Jacuzzi Suite. Enjoy the following:
- A wine, cheese and cracker platter on the day of arrival
- Allow the scents of a gourmet breakfast to wake you each morning
- Unwind with our Spencer Renewal massage, one per person
- Package available September-June, $620 plus tax per couple
Albergo Allegria, Catskills, New York
Italian for the "Inn of Happiness," Albergo Allegria bed and breakfast is a boutique Windham NY Hotel that seeks to pamper you from the moment you arrive. Enjoy a restful night's sleep in comfortable guestrooms - complete with private baths, luxurious beds and modern amenities. Wake to the delicious aromas of a hearty gourmet breakfast. Step outside the inn's front door and enjoy a wide variety of all-season activities. http://www.albergousa.com/