The Washington, DC area is centrally located near a wide range of romantic getaway destinations. You can enjoy a romantic weekend at a luxury resort or a romantic inn and enjoy a wide range of activities from golf to hiking to pampering yourself at a world class spa. Here is a selection of the best romantic getaways within a few hours drive from Washington, DC.
Hot Springs, Virginia. This luxury resort is located in Virginia's Allegheny Mountains and is ranked among the world's finest Golf and Spa resorts. Activities include hiking, biking, fishing, horseback riding, canoeing and more.
Farmington, Pennsylvania. This French renaissance-style Chateau is located in the Laurel Highlands Mountains of Pennsylvania, just a few hours drive from Washington, DC. Families can be accommodated at townhomes and private homes on the resort property. The resort offers an award-winning spa, championship golf and an Adventure Center that hosts a wide range of activities such as paintball, bike rentals, a rock climbing wall, ropes course and a zip line.
Washington, Virginia. This country inn and its restaurant are recognized as one the worlds best. The inn is located in the Shenandoah Valley of Virginia, an area known for miles of spectacular views, wineries, antique shops and endless opportunities for outdoor recreation.
White Sulphur Springs, West Virginia. The Greenbrier is an award-winning resort and a National Historic landmark with more than 50 recreational activities available including three championship golf courses, indoor and outdoor tennis courts, a 40,000-square-foot spa and more.
Irvington, Virginia. The inn is nestled on its own peninsula overlooking Carters Creek with a breathtaking view of the Chesapeake Bay. Recreational activities include golf, tennis, croquet, a full service spa and boat cruises aboard the historic yacht, Miss Ann.
Cambridge, Maryland. The name describes it all! This beautiful luxury hotel sits right on the Chesapeake Bay and has its own isolated beach, an 18-hole championship golf course and 150-slip marina.
Leesburg, Virginia. Located just 40 minutes from Washington, DC in the Virginia Hunt country, this luxury resort offers championship golf and a world class spa and health club.
St. Michaels, Maryland. The beautifully furnished 78-room manor house resort is in historic St. Michaels with a prime location right on the Chesapeake Bay. Activities nearby include golf, fishing, sailing, horse-drawn carriage rides, historic tours and more.
Willamsburg, Virginia. The Williamsburg Inn is regarded as one of the worlds best hotels. The inn was remodeled in 2001. Amenities include a top-notch restaurant, an outdoor pool, tennis courts, award-winning golf, and a spa and fitness club. Read About Visiting Colonial Williamsburg
Wintergreen, Virginia. This is a four season resort in the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains with a variety of accommodations from studios to luxury condominiums. Enjoy hiking, mountain biking, skiing, spa, aquatics, fitness center and more.