Berkshires and Pioneer Valley welcome romantic vacationers

The historic Berkshire Mountains and the Pioneer Valley are in the western end of Massachusetts. Year-round attractions include skiing at Butternut ski area, art museums around North Adams and Stockbridge, live summer music at Tanglewood, and much more. Visitors enjoying a romantic getaway -- for a weekend or longer -- have a choice of luxurious hotels and resorts. The rural nature of the region also lends itself to small, cozy bed and breakfast inns.
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Deerfield Inn

81 Old Main Street Deerfield, MA, 01342 Phone: 413-774-5587

Romantic inn’s tranquil aura, steeped in tradition, makes it a must for couples’ getaways

There’s a certain magic to staying in an inn steeped in history and tradition. Let yourselves fall under that spell by booking a romantic retreat at the historic Deerfield Inn. The 24 rooms and suites in the inn, nestled among fine old houses on a tree-lined street, are appointed with charm and comfort in mind. All have private baths and chamois robes, some with period reproduction furniture, and the king suite has a gas-burning fireplace. The inn’s Romance Package includes a bottle of wine, a box of handmade chocolates, a vase of seasonal flowers and two robes to take home after your relaxing vacation. Ask about enhancements to your stay, from chocolate-covered strawberries to a bottle of chilled champagne.
Ponds at Foxhollow Exterior Lenox MA
Ponds at Foxhollow

Route 7 Lenox, MA, 01240 Phone: 413-637-1469

In the romantic mountains, a resort with amenities perfect for a couple’s getaway

Planning a special couple’s trip to the Berkshires? Book a condo unit at The Ponds at Foxhollow, and you’ll be close to all that is enchanting about this breathtaking part of the country. Hike past waterfalls, kayak or canoe across pristine lakes and ponds. Visit the gardens of Edith Wharton’s lovely home, The Mount, or take in a romantic play at Shakespeare & Co. Visit the Gilded Age Museum and escape to a more romantic time. Take your pick of fine restaurants, galleries and boutiques in picture-postcard towns. At the resort, relax by your room fireplace, sip wine on your deck overlooking the pond or take a dip in the indoor or outdoor pool. There’s also a hot tub, sauna and fitness center.
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Lots of lodging, activity options to help design your own romantic escape in the Berkshires

Time to rekindle your romance? The Berkshires are here for you! How about dining by candle light in an elegant country inn, or strolling through shops and galleries in a picture-postcard mountain town? Bring a picnic lunch on a meadow hike, or marvel at mountains and forests on an exhilarating canopy tour. Go whitewater rafting – or relax together in a hot tub or heated pool. In the Berkshires, you can design your own romantic escape, from staying in a Gilded Age mansion to snuggling up by a fire in a forested campground. Go horseback riding or play tennis at your hotel. Dine out in style in a fancy resort or grab a burger in in a welcoming pub with a live band. To learn more click our listing link or search “Visit the Berkshires of Western Massachusetts” on Facebook.
Exterior View - Hotel on North - Pittsfield, MA
Hotel on North

297 North Street Pittsfield, MA, 01201 Phone: 413-358-4741

Boutique Berkshires hotel will ensure your couple-time is all you wish it to be

The Hotel on North has a singular sense of what makes a romantic atmosphere: inviting, individually appointed rooms; impeccable service; great spaces for relaxing; and proximity to countless couples activities. Oh, and the historic building, with its exposed brick, tin ceilings, art gallery and comfy atrium, plays its part, too. Ask about a room with a gas fireplace, or seek out the Library Suite with its panoramic mountain views and claw-foot tub. (And don’t forget to inquire about in-room spa services.) Each of the 45 rooms feature original art, pillowtop mattresses and luxurious linens. Nearby activities range from great skiing, hiking and biking to gardens and museums perfect for strolling, arts venues and fun shopping and dining.