Stay at a Bed & Breakfast Inn to Find the Best Fall Foliage Views

When you want vibrant views and a bit of autumn adventure, grab your camera and your suitcase and venture off to stay at one of the 11 recommended inns below. Be sure to ask the innkeepers for the best back country roads to see trees in stunning red, orange, and yellow.

COMING-SOON_landscapeThe spectacular glow of waterfront sunrises and sunsets can be experienced at the Black Walnut Point Inn in Tilghman, Maryland. The secluded island estate offers six acres of lawn and gardens. Pay $99 for a room in the house or $175 a night for a cabin during the November 1-March 31, Sunday-Thursday, Winter Special (holidays excluded).

tea2Located on a hill in the Green Mountains, the Apple Hill Inn in Taftsville, Vermont offers a rural New England experience. Walls of windows encompass the Atrium giving guests the opportunity to enjoy fall colors rain or shine. Receive $25 off the full price of your reservation when you stay for a birthday or anniversary.

fallforestThe Old Riverton Inn in Riverton, Connecticut boasts a scenic view of the Farmington River. Take a break from the falling leaves for a walk through the evergreen 200-year-old white pine picnic groves at Peoples State Forest. The second night is 10% off when you book two consecutive nights.

tom-dietrich-pumpkins-wagon-wheels-and-milk-can-todd-nc_i-G-28-2811-B1JOD00ZBuilt as a farmhouse, the Dowd’s Country Inn in Lyme, New Hampshire is now a twenty-room, family-run bed and breakfast. Original features include a brick floor and exposed beams. The inn is offering a Foliage Special on October 18 and 19; rates are $125 for a queen bed, $140 for two queens or a king, and $155 for a suite.

Operating as an inn since 1907, La Plaza Inn is in the heart of downtown Walsenburg, Colorado. Linger over a casual meal in the Library Café or enjoy a fine dining experience in The Bistro; both restaurants are onsite. Use the code “fall13” for a one night stay in a king or queen room with dinner and breakfast for two people for the special rate of $100.

inn-at-clearwater-pondThe Inn at Clearwater Pond in Quechee, Vermont is a gentleman’s farm on seven acres of meadows and hills. Meander through the surrounding woods on old hiking trails or travel one mile into town to window shop. Throughout the month of November, receive 20% off regular rates when you mention the Thanks for November offer.

olde-orchard-innBoasting a central location for fall foliage, the Olde Orchard Inn offers a bit of olde England in Moultonborough, New Hampshire. Sunlight warms the wooden floorboards of rooms with exposed brick walls. The vintage farmhouse retains its simple historic charm while the surrounding area becomes alive with fall activity.

The deep blue water contrasts with the maple and oak leaves at the Bufflehead Cove Inn in Kennebunkport, Maine. Fostered as a place to get away from it all, let the tides be your clock as you sit by a toasty fireplace or on the deck overlooking the Kennebunk River. The River Cottage offers privacy with a loft bedroom and deluxe bathroom.

slide2Enjoy fall colors at the Shearer Hill Farm Bed and Breakfast in Wilmington, Vermont. The inn promises a fall adventure that guests will tell stories about upon their return home. A breakfast of baked apples and homemade maple syrup makes your autumn getaway complete.

antiquecarsfrontGold Mountain Manor in Big Bear City, California is near unique fall foliage opportunities. Ride a ski lift to the top of the mountain for panoramic view or witness the beauty of the changing leaves reflected in Big Bear Lake. Breakfast is a candlelit, gourmet affair with chocolate cappuccino muffins to start your day.

Mountain Laurel Rest in Scaly Mountain, North Carolina is tucked in the Nantahala National Forest beside valleys and mountains full of fall colors. Enjoy a home-cooked breakfast on a private balcony or beside a crackling fireplace. Hike to a nearby waterfall to take a scenic picture as a memento of the trip.