As the cold weather is ushered in and the holidays begin, take a break from your busy schedule and opt for a more relaxing weekend. Start your day off with a warm mug of coffee, tea or even a delicious cup of hot chocolate paired with a hearty breakfast, and savored while in the comforts of your bed.
Did you know that on a bed and breakfast getaway, you could do the same thing? Not only will you be treated to gourmet sweet treats, soothing Jacuzzi soaks and romantic nights in front of a roaring fire, but you can also wake up every morning to a delectable breakfast in bed (or, if you prefer, at a dining room table set with a perfect mug of your favorite morning beverage to accompany you).
Located in Valle Crucis, NC, the Mast Farm Inn offers guests seven uniquely decorated guest rooms and eight rustic cottages and cabins. After enjoying a morning cup with your hearty two-course country gourmet breakfast, you can grab your poles and go skiing on Sugar Mountain, or jump in an inner tub for a wild snow tubing ride. After a day of icy adventures, thaw out by your room’s crackling fireplace will a mug of warm mulled cider.
The Inn Above Onion Creek is nestled on 88 acres of Texas Hill Country in Kyle, TX. Start the day off with freshly-baked scones and muffins with your morning cup, before stopping by Mandola or Driftwood Wineries located on the Texas Wine Trail later in the day. You can rejuvenate your mind, body and soul without ever leaving the grounds courtesy of the inn’s Day Spa. Homemade cookies await you in the dining room.
Soak in the peaceful serenity of scenic Table Rock Lake during your stay at the Red Bud Cove located in Branson, MI. Each day begins with a freshly ground cup of coffee paired with a hearty breakfast and breathtaking lakes views from the inn’s dining room. If you’re looking to enjoy a show, you can catch a concert or tap your toes to Broadway tunes in downtown Branson. Haven’t started checking off your holiday shopping list? Get going thanks to the more than 200 outlet stores at Branson Landing.
Experience the majestic Blue Ridge Mountains during a stay at the Harmony Hill Bed & Breakfast. This cozy log cabin, located in Arrington, VA, offers six charming accommodations. You can have your gourmet breakfast delivered to your room, or dine next to the warmth of the fireplace while enjoying your morning cup of Joe. Monticello, the mountaintop home of Thomas Jefferson, Crabtree Falls, and numerous wineries are located nearby.
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