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Top New England Resorts & Inns for the Holidays


Escape to the enchanting landscapes and historic charm of New England this holiday season. From quaint coastal villages adorned with twinkling lights to cozy mountain retreats blanketed in snow, our blog unveils the most idyllic holiday getaways in this picturesque region. Discover the magic of a New England winter adventure!

Cliff House Maine

Indulge in coastal luxury this holiday season at Cliff House Maine, a masterpiece of sophistication against the backdrop of Maine’s natural beauty. This landmark resort stands as one of the most enchanting waterfront destinations in the U.S. Perched atop Bald Head Cliff in Cape Neddick, it offers stunning ocean views, rugged coastlines, and nearby access to iconic landmarks like Nubble Lighthouse. Get cozy by booking a room with a fireplace, and enjoy the views through the glass doors of your balcony – every room has one. Luxuriate in an oceanfront spa, unwind in the indoor pool and indoor/outdoor hot tubs, take part in holiday activities like crafts and live music, and savor culinary delights (check out their Rise & Shine Breakfast for Two package). Plus, the property’s resident artist offers “Paint-A-Memory” art classes all winter. Book Now

Castle Hill Resort & Spa

Encounter the winter wonderland that is Central Vermont at Castle Hill Resort & Spa, surrounded by the majestic pine forests of the Green Mountains. This elegant and romantic retreat, listed on the National Register of Historic Places, welcomes guests with jaw-dropping architecture and Old-World charm. Couples and groups will be enchanted by cozy rooms with wood floors, superb dining, and top-notch amenities. Enjoy cocktails by the fire, unwind at the Aveda Concept Spa, and relax in the heated outdoor pool and hot tub. Book now and take advantage of enticing packages and specials, including a free night with a two-night stay! (Use code 3FOR2 — see website for specifications.) Book Now

The Wentworth

Wonderful dining, festive activities, and the fresh scent of holiday greenery await at The Wentworth in Jackson, NH, a picturesque holiday locale known for horse-drawn sleigh rides, ice skating, and downhill and cross country skiing. Ski parks like Black Mountain,  Cranmore Mountain, and Attitash & Bear Peak are just a short drive away, and nearby parks like Jackson XC and Great Glen Trails offer fun outdoor activities, including cross country skiing, snowshoeing, and snow tubing. Located just minutes from Jackson’s beautiful White Mountains National Forest, The Wentworth has a great list of holiday deals and packages for Christmas and New Year’s Eve/Day, as well as their “Skip Away & Save” deal where you’ll receive a 10% discount off their Best Available Rate for Sunday-through-Thursday stays (breakfast included) through Dec. 21. Plus, purchase a $100 gift card to The Wentworth during the month of December and receive a complimentary $20 gift card. Book Now

The Publick House Historic Inn

Celebrate the holidays at The Publick House Historic Inn in Sturbridge, MA. Nestled in the heart of New England, this unique inn offers a cozy home away from home on picturesque acres during the holiday season. Book a stay to enjoy fun (and tasty!) festivities, including Breakfast with Santa on December 17, chef-featured specials for Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve (reservations required), and a delightful Christmas Day dinner buffet. Just a short drive away is 1830s living history museum Old Sturbridge Village, which celebrates the Christmases of yore with its Christmas By Candlelight attraction through December 30. Also nearby is the dazzling, drive-through light display “Bright Nights” at Forest Park in Springfield, MA. Create cherished memories with family and friends, surrounded by the warmth of homemade food and festive ambiance. Book Now

Salem Waterfront Hotel & Suites

Experience the magic of the holidays at the Salem Waterfront Hotel & Suites, where modern luxury meets coastal charm. Located in the beautiful Waterfront District near lively downtown Salem, MA, this newly renovated hotel offers world-class service and accommodations with breathtaking views. Complete with amenities like a heated indoor swimming pool, state-of-the-art fitness center, marina, and award-winning restaurant, this property has everything you need for the perfect holiday getaway. Browse the hotel’s many booking packages, including its Romance Package (think chocolates, roses and a $45 pub gift card) and the Half Off Your Third Night Package, available for reservations booked on stay dates between January 1, 2024 until March 31, 2024. Book Now


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