3 luxurious WV getaways perfect for winter
Relaxation and adventure both last all year in the Mountain State. Whether you’re in the mountains of the New River/Greenbrier Valley, the Potomac Highlands or even in the far reaches of the Eastern Panhandle, you’re not far from a luxurious winter getaway!
The Bavarian Inn
Located in historic Shepherdstown, the Bavarian Inn is an Alpine-style resort that overlooks the Potomac River Bend. The resort has combined old-world elegance and charm with new age comforts. The Inn features suites, Potomac view rooms and manor view rooms – many of which feature large sitting areas, gas fireplaces and whirlpool baths. The Bavarian Inn is just a short drive from historic Harpers Ferry as well as the Hollywood Casino at Charles Town Races!
The Greenbrier is perhaps one of the most recognizable locations in West Virginia. The resort is a National Historic Landmark and a world-class resort that has been in operation since the late 1700s. The Greenbrier offers a two-night wintertime package that features early check-in and late check-out, $200 resort spending credit, breakfast in the main dining room, admission to live events and shows, a four-hour adventure zone for kids and a one-hour shuttle to Winterplace Ski Resort. The package s $699 and runs throughout the winter season! You can also enjoy world-class shopping and a brand-new ice skating rink!
Canaan Valley Resort State Park
Nestled away in the mountains of Tucker County you’ll find Canaan Valley Resort State Park. The park is located just off Route 32 and boasts 160 rooms, 23 cabins, 34 campsites, an indoor pool and 47 ski slopes! After spending a day on the slopes, you can make your way just a few minutes down Route 32 to the mountain towns of Thomas and Davis. Both towns feature an assortment of beautifully eccentric shops and galleries, as well as incredible dining. You have your choice of countless art and photography galleries, as well as restaurants that feature unique dishes and live music. Make a stop at Blackwater Falls State Park for incredible scenic views, and visit the Blackwater Falls Sled Park – one of the longest and fastest sled runs in the United States.
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This post was last updated on March 17, 2022