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Best Local Getaways

By April 26, 2019September 24th, 2019Around Town

Are you in need of a nice vacation but don’t feel like hopping on a plane or taking a large portion of time off? Well you have come to the right place, here are some of my recommendations for beautiful getaways within driving distance.


Shawnee Inn & Golf Resort

100 Shawnee Inn Drive, Shawnee On Delaware, PA 18356

This resort is just under a 2 hour drive and is a hidden gem. The Shawnee Inn has a relaxing spa, outdoor adventures such as river trips and outdoor archery, championship golf, a brewery which serves pizza, outdoor clamping right on the river, pool & hot tub, live music, and skiing in the winter.

Congress Hall

200 Congress Hall, Cape May, NJ 08204

This large and beautiful historic resort is in the heart of Cape May. Right on the beach this luxurious hotel is perfect for your next trip. This hotel has been in Cape May for over 200 years. They have everything such as a swimming pool, restaurants, bar, cafe, spa, fitness room, and historic tours.



1510 Boardwalk, Ocean City, NJ 08226

Located right on the beach and boardwalk in Ocean City, NJ. This historic pink hotel is known for its family friendly atmosphere, excellent service, and find surroundings since 1966. The Port-O-Call has a pool, fitness center, and restaurants on site.


The Rittenhouse

210 W Rittenhouse Square, Philadelphia, PA 19103

Getaway in the beautiful city of Philadelphia and stay at one of the most luxurious hotels in the city. Located near all the major museums, tourist attractions, and shopping areas.


Bear Creek Mountain Resort

101 Doe Mountain Lane, Lehigh Valley, PA 18062

A perfect getaway anytime of the year from skiing, snowboarding, and tubing in the winter, to spa getaways, beautiful views, and lots of dining options in the summer. Bear Creek is known for their luxurious rooms and beautiful views.


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