Romantic Getaways

There’s plenty to love about Central New York when you’re looking for a romantic destination. Plan your getaway for two at one of the region’s many bed and breakfast establishments. Then add some fine dining and renowned performance venues for the complete couple’s retreat.

The Colgate and Hamilton inns are overnight favorites in Madison County. Share a meal and then share a bed in Hamilton, where Colgate University supports a wide array of cultural experiences.

Another romantic favorite in Madison County is the Brae Loch Inn. Their private dining room is dressed with tartan carpeting and Scottish heirlooms, perfect to set the mood for an intimate dinner for two. Ask about their romantic getaway package, which includes a room with a canopy king bed, dinner and breakfast.

The Inn at Cooperstown in Otsego County offers packages to suit many tastes from baseball to bicycling to beer. Take your partner on a brew road trip in Brew Central, where pairing craft beer, spirits and wine will surely kindle romance.

B&B bedroom

Cozy up with a significant other lakeside at the Otesaga in Cooperstown. Enjoy luxurious amenities, first-class dining options and plenty of opportunities for outdoor adventure. The resort offers a tremendous romance package that includes breakfast in bed, chocolate covered strawberries and your choice of champagne.

The American Hotel in Sharon Springs was built in 1847 to cater to the glitterati of the time, who came to town for the healing waters. Take some quiet time in Schoharie County with your love in a classically quaint village setting at the hotel.

Built by prolific architect Isaac Perry, the Amsterdam Castle is one of the most unique and historic hotels in Montgomery County. The Castle offers fine-dining options, elegant bedrooms and beautiful scenery.

A winner of the Forbes Travel Guide Four Star Award and AAA Four Diamond Award, the Lodge at Turning Stone Resort provides a romantic, elegant stay in an all-suite hotel. Relax in the Great Room with some coffee and tea or head to the Ska:ná Spa for a few rejuvenating treatments or a couple’s massage.

Couple look at the view of hills

Overlooking Binghamton is the beautifully historic Traditions at the Glen. Stay in comfy, spacious rooms overlooking or enjoy a relaxing day at the full-service spa, which includes a unique salt cave. The Himalayan concept is a sensory retreat that is known to have healing properties and promote overall wellness.

In Sherburne, the Pillow and Pantry Bed & Breakfast will overwhelm you with small-town charm. Spend a romantic weekend in one of their lavish four rooms accompanied by two parlors and two porches. Wake up to a deliciously prepared breakfast and feel right at home as you play one of the many board games they have in the dining room.

Whether spending a lazy weekend at a country B&B or unwinding with elegant dinners and fine arts in one of Central New York’s villages, every couple can find something fun regardless of their anniversary date.

Escape the day-to-day and enjoy a night of romance any season in Central New York.