Enjoy the lingering summer warmth with a quiet jaunt in the New England country. From forests to seaside cottages, here are 8 picturesque inns for a romantic summer escape.
Castle Hill-Newport, RI
Built in 1878 for Swiss scientist Alexander Agassiz, Castle Hill is situated within a 40 acre park and boasts numerous romantic walking trails as well as its own private beach.
Chesterfield Inn-West Chesterfield, NH
With gardens designed by “landscape artist” Gordon Hayward, this romantic inn thinks privacy is of the utmost importance. Advertising that couples never even have to leave their rooms, the complementary breakfast can be enjoyed from the comfort of your private balcony.
Bear Mountain Lodge-Bethlehem, NH
Tucked into New Hampshire’s white mountains, this romantic and cozy inn takes its inspiration from the owners’ honeymoon trip to Alaska. The rustic design might invoke the feeling of “roughing it” but with private jacuzzis and fireplaces in each room, this log cabin is equipped for optimal comfort.
Chebeague Island Inn, Chebeague Island, ME
Unplug from your world stress on this tiny island located in Casco Bay. With outdoor activities galore, from sandy beaches to lobster bakes and kayaking, you and your honey will never get bored.
The Manor On Golden Pond-Holderness, NH
Made famous by the Katherine Hepburn vehicle, On Golden Pond, this gorgeous English style manor is sure to please. With a spa, tennis courts, and an award winning restaurant, you’ll leave feeling relaxed and well-fed.
Book a private cottage for you and your loved one nestled into the quiet forest that surrounds Winvian. With a large main house serving as a spa and restaurant, you can experience nature from the lap of luxury.
The Pitcher Inn-Warren, VT
Hidden amongst the sparsely populated Green Mountains of Vermont, The Pitcher offers vacationing couples a serene setting to recharge and renew. Settled upon the banks of river, you can enjoy the surrounding village of Warren at your leisure.
Captain Fairfield Inn-Kennebunkport, ME
Built on land gifted to Captain James Fairfield in the event of his wedding, his namesake in has only 9 rooms on offer. Its main attraction, aside from the romantic seclusion, is it’s newly opened tasting room, which offers both craft beer and wine pairings along with gourmet tapas.