Add Extra Heat to Your Romance This Summer at a Bed & Breakfast Inn

10fitch_by_spring_2012Summer is the perfect time to add some extra heat to your romance. The warmer temperatures are perfect for sunset strolls and the long days provide plentiful time to explore a new area together. Visit a bed and breakfast and linger so you can take in all that summer has to offer and renew your romance. The inns below are superb options.

Finger Lakes, New York

Breakfast at 10 Fitch

Breakfast at 10 Fitch

Keep your love fresh by exploring something new together at 10 Fitch in Auburn, N.Y. Visit waterfalls or nearby lakes with the inn’s picnic package – includes basket and blanket and a gorgeous lunch to settle you in the beauty of the Finger Lakes. Other packages include chauffeured wine tasting at the area’s wineries. The inn is well-known for its photogenic gourmet breakfasts and lakeside setting.

Washington State
ambianceAdd to the atmosphere with an inn getaway such as the Ambiance Inn in Squim, Wash. and you’ll be in the lush evergreen and coastal beauty of the Olympic Peninsula. Mountain peaks, the Hoh Rain Forests and the “rainshadow” of Sequim makes for spectacular outdoor adventures. Squim has plenty of sunshine located between two beautiful ports – Port Townsend and Port Angeles. Kayaking, canoeing, and gorgeous views. The innkeepers share their favorite restaurants, outdoor stores and Sequim’s Dessert Cafe. Couples like the Reeves of Placerville, Calif. Rave about the inn, “This Bed & Breakfast with its beautiful rooms and views has given us so much joy and happiness. We have re-connected as a couple ….”

Explore your romance and show some love for local businesses with the Romance Special at the Lake at Eagle Cliff Inn in Geneva on the Lake, OH. The special includes dinner at GOTL Brewing Company on the Lake and wine from Firehouse Winery. Restored close to its original state, but also featuring modern conveniences, the inn is listed in the National Register of Historic Places. Spend the day across the street at a Lake Erie beach. Opt for one of three cottages behind the bed & breakfast to spend the evening on the swing of your private screened-in porch.

pyne-room-platterNorth Carolina
Why wait until the weekend to celebrate your love? Visit the Arrowhead Inn in Durham, NC, to take advantage of discounts on premium rooms with the Midweek Summer Nights Special. Premium rooms feature a queen or king bed, garden views, a gas or wood burning fireplace, and a double spa whirlpool. Imagine the look of surprise and delight on your partner’s face as whisk them away midweek for three-course gourmet breakfasts and elegant five-course dinners at an inn full of luxury and history.

Sometimes everlasting love is all about spontaneity. Take a quick trip to Shady Acres Bed & Breakfast in Hanover, VA, and receive 20% off with the Get-away in July special. The country inn is pleased to offer an on-site marriage officiate if you wish to be truly spontaneous. The family style breakfast features egg from the resident free-range chickens. After lunch relax on the front porch watching for hummingbirds, deer, or bald eagles.Butterfly01