Winter Getaway’s In Bucks County
There are so many ways to warm up this winter at one of Bucks County's premiere attractions! Whether you're looking for cozy accommodations, a palette pleasing meal, or an indoor activity that'll help you beat the winter blues, you’ll be able to find it in Bucks County. Here is a list of 10 Spots for a winter getaway:
1. Golden Plough Inn
Along with being footsteps away from the many shops and restaurants set on the 42 acres of Peddler's Village, the inn also hosts a salon & spa. Treat yourself by pampering your winter skin with an exfoliating facial or relaxing massage. Then, head outside to dine at the Buttonwood Grill, Caleb's American Kitchen or Earl's New American.
2. Washington House Hotel & Restaurant
The Washington House is a restored Victorian in the heart of Sellersville. The restaurant on the first floor is known for casual fine dining, season menus, a tasty wine list and authentic period bar. Walk a few steps next door to enjoy live entertainment at the Sellersville Theater!
3. Bridgeton House on the Delaware
Upper Black Eddy
Beautifully situated on the banks of the Delaware River, Bridgeton House is decorated in a sophisticated artistic style with sumptuous feather beds, luxury linens, fireplaces, whirlpool tubs, private balconies, French doors, and river views. In the meantime, cozy up in your room and come downstairs for afternoon tea. Head outside to take part in cross-country skiing at Delaware Canal State Park!
4. Hargrave House
Perfectly tucked in the heart of Doylestown, Hargrave House offers seven luxurious guest suites with personal service and the ambiance of home, including a delicious breakfast. Bundle up and head into town to tour the Mercer Mile of museums, all connected to the late Doylestown native, archaeologist, tilemaker, philanthropist and more, Henry Chapman Mercer. They are the Mercer Museum, Fonthill Castle, Moravian Pottery & Tile Works and Aldie Mansion.
5. Inn at Barley Sheaf Farm
You won't ever forget your relaxing getaway here! In addition to comfortable lodging, world-class dining in the on-site restaurant, and relaxing spa services, the Inn also offers a daily wine and cheese reception and an entertaining game room! Head nearby to Peddler's Village to do a whiskey tasting at Hewn Spirits or enjoy a murder mystery themed dinner featuring The Golden Girls until March 30th at Peddler's Pub!
6. The Inn at Bowman's Hill
The perfect romantic retreat in New Hope, experience the ultimate in luxury at their 5-acre gated estate boasting six luxurious rooms and suites. Take a ride a few miles down the road to Washington Crossing to go wine tasting at Crossing Vineyards & Winery, part of the Bucks County Wine Trail.
7. Bridgetown Mill House
This boutique inn also has a delectable restaurant. Take a historical and educational tour of Pennsbury Manor, the summer home of Pennsylvania founder William Penn. Or, not too far away, spend the evening at Parx Casino® enjoying their gaming tables, sports betting, one of their new restaurants, and live entertainment at the Xcite Center!
8. Home2 Suites by Hilton
Stay at this brand-new Warminster hotel, complete with a gym and indoor pool, that's right next to some of the best indoor winter activities in Bucks County. Learn how to curl like a true Olympian at the Bucks County Curling Club with an introductory class with the family. Or, head to Bucks County Ice Sports Center for public ice skating or lessons.
9. The Temperance House
Stay right in the heart of Newtown. About 10 minutes down the road in Tyler State Park, where if you head below the Upper Plantation picnic area parking lot you can bring a sled and sled down the snowy hills! Without the kids? Spend some time touring the Bucks County Ale Trail! Start at nearby Vault Brewing Co. and sip your way through several wintry brews.
10. Carriage House of New Hope
Carriage House is one of the oldest historical homes in New Hope, expertly renovated to capture the history of the area, and tastefully updated with the most luxurious of amenities. Located just steps away from Main Street in New Hope, dine at one of the small towns' many intimate restaurants, like The Salt House, before booking tickets to a play at the legendary Bucks County Playhouse.
Info courtesy of www.visitbuckscounty.com