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TravelAnne Romantic Retreats in the USA

Not to overdo the romance thing, but love is in the air... and should be all year round. That said, we understand that romance is in the eye of the beholder. What works for one couple may not work for another. For those of you who want to express your feelings without a passport, here are10 romantic options in the USA!

By: TravelAnne Staff Writers


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If you're looking for what we call "a trysting destination," these choices fit the bill. Most of them are best for a 2-3 night stay. Four nights max. Don't get us wrong. They're all wonderful properties and will be hard to leave. But each of these luxury destination come with a high price-point. That said, once you visit any of these, you'll want to go back!

Twin Farms              Location: Barnard, Vermont

Tucked away in the picturesque hills of Vermont, Twin Farms epitomizes the essence of a secluded, romantic retreat. Private cottages and suites, each uniquely designed, offer a cozy escape surrounded by nature. Dining at Twin Farms is a personalized experience, with gourmet meals crafted from locally sourced ingredients. Couples can explore the expansive estate, enjoying activities such as hiking, canoeing, and even hot air balloon rides, all set against the backdrop of Vermont's charming countryside. With personalized touches at every turn, Twin Farms is a symphony of romance and tranquility.

The Inn at Little Washington      Location: Washington, Virginia

Nestled in the picturesque town of Washington, Virginia, The Inn at Little Washington is a romantic haven known for its historic charm and culinary excellence. The three-Michelin-starred restaurant, helmed by renowned chef Patrick O'Connell, offers an exceptional dining experience. Accommodations, housed in meticulously restored Victorian buildings, provide an intimate escape. The Inn at Little Washington crafts a romantic retreat, inviting couples to savor the timeless elegance of Virginia's countryside. With its spa offering indulgent treatments and a myriad of activities, from cooking classes to hot air balloon rides, every moment at The Inn at Little Washington is designed for romance.

Amangiri      Location: Canyon Point, Utah

Tucked away in the mesmerizing landscapes of Utah, Amangiri offers a secluded sanctuary for couples seeking unparalleled luxury. The resort's minimalist architecture seamlessly blends with the rugged surroundings, creating an otherworldly atmosphere. Private suites boast panoramic views, and the Aman Spa, with its water pavilion and floatation therapy, enhances the romantic experience. Dining at Amangiri is a sensory journey, with a focus on locally sourced ingredients and personalized culinary experiences under the desert stars. The resort's unique activities, from hot air ballooning over the canyons to private guided hikes, make every moment at Amangiri a celebration of romance and serenity.

Post Ranch Inn         Location: Big Sur, California

Perched on the cliffs of Big Sur, the Post Ranch Inn offers a blend of rustic elegance and natural beauty. Individual, ocean-view treehouses and cliffside suites provide seclusion and panoramic vistas. The Sierra Mar restaurant, with its cliffside setting, offers a culinary journey featuring organic, local ingredients. Romance is woven into the resort's DNA, from stargazing sessions with an in-house astronomer to spa treatments incorporating healing herbs from the on-site garden. Every detail at Post Ranch Inn is a testament to the celebration of love and nature.

Rosewood Mansion on Turtle Creek     Location: Dallas, Texas

In the heart of Dallas, Rosewood Mansion on Turtle Creek is a testament to Texas sophistication and romantic allure. Housed within a historic mansion, transformed into a luxury hotel, the accommodations are adorned with timeless elegance. The Mansion Restaurant, bathed in sunlight, serves contemporary American cuisine with a touch of Texas flair, creating an intimate culinary experience. The lush courtyard, featuring a serene pool, provides a private escape in the midst of the city's energy, making it an ideal retreat for couples seeking refined romance.

Blackberry Farm     Location: Walland, Tennessee

Nestled in the foothills of the Great Smoky Mountains, Blackberry Farm seamlessly marries luxury with rustic charm. Offering private cottages and estate rooms amidst rolling hills, this Southern haven is an intimate escape. The Barn, a James Beard Award-winning restaurant, invites couples to savor farm-to-table cuisine in a setting radiating romance. Activities, from horseback riding to wine tastings, immerse couples in the beauty of the Southern countryside. Blackberry Farm is a haven where romance and unparalleled hospitality converge in an idyllic setting.

The Breakers            Location: Palm Beach, Florida

There are many wonderful and romantic resorts in Palm Beach, but The Breakers is iconic.

Transporting couples to the glamour of the Gilded Age, The Breakers is an classic example of timeless luxury. The Italian Renaissance architecture sets a magnificent stage for lavish oceanfront accommodations, complete with ocean-view balconies. Dining at The Breakers is an affair of sophistication with The Flagler Steakhouse and The Circle, nestled amidst lush gardens. With a private beach, world-class amenities, and an atmosphere exuding old-world romance, The Breakers invites couples to step into a realm of grandeur and indulgence.

This is a wonderful and magical destination for couples at any time of year with the exception of Spring Break. It's still wonderful and magical but in April it will be full of families and little kids!

Chatham Bars Inn   Location: Chatham, Massachusetts

Nestled along the enchanting shores of Cape Cod, Chatham Bars Inn epitomizes coastal elegance and historic charm. Offering an array of private cottages and rooms, each overlooking the vast Atlantic Ocean, this haven provides an intimate retreat. The culinary experience at the Stars restaurant is nothing short of a symphony, where the freshest locally sourced seafood takes center stage for an enchanting dining affair. Couples can bask in the glow of their love on a private beach or indulge in personalized spa treatments, creating the perfect backdrop for a romantic escape.

This choice is obviously better in the warmer summer months. There are winter activities, but to get the full experience, we suggest wait until June. Book now, but for the summer!


More to Come

This list is far from complete. There are many wonderful destinations that could have easily been on this list. Send us you favorites and be prepared, this may become a regular feature!


Whether it's a 2-week escape or a 2-day weekend getaway, TravelAnne is here to make it happen.



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