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B&B Honeymoons & Romantic Getaways

A stay in a romantic bed & breakfast can be an easy way to plan a getaway close to home--or to get a "home away from home" feeling far away.


Don't forget to search Lovetripper.com's Romantic Travel Directory for information on specific B&Bs that focus on the romantic travel and honeymoon market. Each listing includes descriptions and all the contact information you'll need to book a room!



  • Bewitched at The Witchery by Mary McCarney Edinburgh’s most romantic hotel/restaurant boasts a gothic history, prestigious location and a celebrity guest list most proprietors would die for. Impressed? The Witchery will leave you spellbound.
  • In the footsteps of Jane Eyre by Mary McCarney When the Victorian novelist Charlotte Bronte visited North Lees Hall, it became the inspiration for her gothic romance, Jane Eyre. If you are planning a trip to England, you can re-trace her steps and discover that this literary location is the perfect setting for your romantic break




  • Hotel Kasha, Costa Rica Looking for tropical paradise? Costa Rica might just be the answer to your wintertime blues. We recently talked with Louis Ducoudray, President of Hotel Kasha. This all-inclusive, located on the Caribbean side of Costa Rica, gives couples the chance to enjoy the natural beauty of the region: monkeys and tropical birds live in the surrounding jungle and the beach is a 10-minute walk away.


  • Maravu Plantation Resort
    They call it Fiji's "Forgotten North" but once you've been there, you'll find it unforgettable. Along with unique accommodations, this intimate resort offers genuine Fijian weddings, complete with traditional costumes, music, and more.


  • Love Blooms in the Georgia Mountains By Kathie Farnell Visitors looking for romantic seclusion in a back-to-nature atmosphere can find it at two rustic yet elegant North Georgia resorts.Less than 90 minutes from Atlanta, the Glen-Ella Springs Inn near Clarkesville offers 16 rooms overlooking a swimming pool and gorgeous garden. The Inn, built more than 100 years ago as a home, later catered to travelers in search of a nineteenth century spa experience
  • Austin Bear Creek Resort: A Ranch-Style Bed and Breakfast with a Texas-Sized Bed Big Enough for Four by Madelyn Miller I am a city girl. I like my creature comforts such as thick towels, chocolates, and fluffy pillows. So when I agreed to stay at an Austin retreat in the middle of nowhere (anywhere more than 10 minutes from downtown is nowhere to me), I expected to be roughing it.
  • Barnsley Gardens’ Ghostly Romance by Kathie Farnell Just one hour north of Atlanta, Georgia, a German prince and princess own a luxury resort whose story is one of equal parts love, tragedy and shiftlessness. Barnsley Gardens’ history goes back to the 1840s when Godfrey Barnsley purchased some 4,000 acres in the foothills of the Georgia mountains. He hoped the Italianate mansion he planned would be a healthful place to live for his wife, Julia.
  • Chatham, Cape Cod and The Captain’s House Inn by Norm Goldman When Lily and I arrived at the Captain’s House, after traveling eight hours from Montreal, we had the good fortune of being just on time to experience the Inn’s famous ritual of afternoon tea.
  • Provincetown and Crowne Pointe Historic Inn by Norm Goldman Where should we begin when describing Provincetown (usually called P-Town)- a most unique and eccentric town located at the tip of a 70-mile-long stretch of sand jutting out from the coast of Massachusetts?
  • Stevens Farm Bed and Breakfast, Barre, Massachusetts by Norm Goldman It was not surprising thirty years ago for many people to turn their noses up, when I had mentioned that I had decided to vacation on a farm with my wife and kids.
  • Romance in the Catskills: The Emerson Inn & Spa by Norm Goldman Today, the 24-room inn is just minutes away from the small rural community of Woodstock, New York, where for over 100 years a steady flow of artists, writers, musicians, filmmakers, actors and dreamers have flocked.
  • Woodstock, Vermont and the Woodstock Inn & Resort by Norm Goldman The resort is a première stop for that long sought after romantic weekend, the picture perfect wedding reception or the popular phenomena- “the weddingmoon”, where couples not only celebrate their wedding at a particular venue but also honeymoon there.
  • Watercolor Inn Romances the Beach by Kathie Farnell The Florida panhandle has in the last decade become a magnet for travelers looking for plush accommodations in harmony with nature. Some of the plushest can be found on Scenic Highway 30-A at WaterColor, a 499-acre resort whose Inn has been a byword for luxury since its Spring 2002 opening.
  • Bed & Breakfast Weddings: The Cottage B&B, Monticello, Florida How can you plan a unique (and budget friendly) wedding at a B&B? This new column explores wedding options at B&Bs around the globe with advice straight from the innkeepers themselves.
  • Your Wedding Ceremony and Reception at The Lodge at Sedona The Lodge at Sedona is a magical location for intimate wedding ceremonies and celebration receptions. The serene estate setting on three landscaped acres provides stunning red rock views, bubbling waterfall gardens, lush green lawns, original sculpture, a meditative labyrinth and towering pinion and juniper trees.  A fitting backdrop for your grand occasion!
  • River Edge Mansion B&B Looking for a romantic getaway in upstate New York? This B&B has captured the spirit of two centuries ago with three romantic guest rooms and plenty of nearby activities.
  • Honorable Mention: Honor Mansion by Sandra Gurvis Let me be the first to admit I do *not* like bed and breakfasts. Give me a nice anonymous hotel any time, with a well-stocked fruit, cereal, and bread bar or full-service dining room so I can enjoy my morning peace and quiet, without the irritation of having to make polite chatter with my oh- so-gracious host and the other guests.But then there is Honor Mansion...
  • Victorian Treasures Worth a Valentine's Visit If the two of you are looking for a romantic getaway in a Victorian B&B, Western Michigan just might be the spot for you
  • Sugar Hill Inn, a memorable New Hampshire Inn for a romantic getaway Unhurried, quiet and gentle are the most appropriate adjectives to describe the quaint town of Sugar Hill, New Hampshire. This scenic hamlet on the Western edge of the White Mountains was originally part of the town of Lisbon, and only in 1962 was it incorporated.
  • The Wildflowers Inn and the Magnificent Mt. Washington After being mesmerized by the beauty and ambiance of Inns, we started thinking about how nice it would be to live as innkeepers in one of these places.These were the exact words Denise and Dave Broughton, proud owners of the Wildflowers Inn in North Conway, New Hampshire, conveyed to me when I asked them why they wanted to own a B&B. In 2002 their dream was realized.
  • The White Barn Inn, Kennebunkport, Maine If academic degrees were awarded to resorts and inns, The White Barn Inn located in Kennebunkport, Maine, would graduate summa cum laude--with the highest distinction.
  • Taos' Tempting Bed and Breakfast Inns The sky is so clear in New Mexico that you can gaze at a star-studded sky from your inn's hot tub, relax in your secluded room glorying in the leaping flames from your kiva fireplace or in your Jacuzzi for two, perhaps indulge in a sauna or a massage.
  • The Terra Cotta Inn, Palm Springs, California This desert resort was once a celebrity getaway but now operates as a luxurious clothing-optional resort. Lovetripper.com recently interviewed hotelier Tom Mulhall about this year around retreat that boasts a 75% repeat guest rate.
  • Mt. Baker Lodging, Washington State If the Olympic games have the two of your daydreaming about cross-country skiing, downhill skiing, or snowboarding, then set your sights on Washington's Mount Baker. We recently talked with Dan Graham at Mt. Baker Lodging about the romantic mountain properties that offer the two of you plenty of outdoor activity and indoor romance.
  • Room for Two: Eastlake Inn B&B, St. Louis, Missouri
  • Sea Mountain Inn, Malibu, California Just 20 minutes from Santa Monica, this exclusive bed and breakfast makes visitors feel like celebrities (and look around at your fellow guests...you just might spot some familiar faces!) With two swimming pools, clothing-optional sunbathing on cliffside decks, waterfalls, a steam room, and more, this property appeals to many couples.
  • Cliff Cottage Inn, Eureka Springs, Arkansas This romantic inn is located in the heart of the Historic Downtown of Eureka Springs, a community which is fast-rivaling Las Vegas for hassle-free weddings.
  • Cali Cochitta B&B, Moab, Utah Along with her husband Dave, Kim Boger owns and operates this inn whose name means "House of Dreams" in the Aztec language. This B&B has a reputation both as a romantic retreat and a wonderful wedding caterer, thanks to Dave's 20 years in the restaurant and private club industry.
  • Mine House Inn, Amador City, California Tucked right in the midst of California's Gold Rush Country, the Mine House Inn offers couples romantic accommodations and plenty of luxury as well. We recently spoke with owner/innkeeper Rose Mendy about the inn's most romantic aspects.
  • Oakland House Seaside Resort, Brooksville, Maine Like its name suggests, this romantic inn offers couples a seaside getaway where fun comes in forms ranging from fine dining to kayaking. This year-around resort is operated by Jim and Sally Littlefield.
  • The Brass Lantern Inn, Stowe, Vermont Cozy fireplaces, mountain views, and historic bed and breakfasts: they all add up to a romantic New England getaway. The Brass Lantern Inn welcomes just a few lucky couples at a time to its nine charming rooms.
  • Brickyard Barn Inn, Topeka, Kansas Looking for a country getaway? You can't get a more genuine country escape than at the Brickyard Barn Inn, a bed and breakfast housed in a former dairy barn. Four acres await exploration then couples can return to the elegance of the inn, filled with English antiques and offering gourmet dining thanks to the skills of owner/innkeeper Scott Nickel.
  • Amoray Dive Resort, Key Largo, Florida, USA Located right on the Bay, this resort offers swaying palms and sultry sunsets: perfect for a romantic getaway or a honeymoon (or even a wedding!) Lovetripper recently spoke with Kathy Patton, Assistant Manager at Amy Slate's Amoray Dive Resort about the attractions of this special resort.
  • Kedron Valley Inn, South Woodstock, Vermont This historic country inn, nestled seven minutes south of picturesque Woodstock, offers a romantic getaway to couples in search of peace and quiet. Activities here range from hiking to trail rides to walks along one of the two white-sand beaches.
  • Theodosia's Bed and Breakfast Inn, Harbor Village, Bald Head Island, North Carolina Couples looking for a romantic getaway find it at this inn owned by Donna and Garrett Albertson. Theodosia's offers plenty of extras ranging from sunset sails to wedding ceremonies performed by Garrett, an ordained Minister.
  • Blueberry Hill Inn--An Unforgettable Experience This area of Vermont is home to Romance Mountain, located in the Green Mountain National Forest, and identified by the Wilderness Society in 2000 as one of the top ten spots across the USA for romantic activities, a place where cell phones, television and all of the other paraphernalia of modern technology can be left at home.
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