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The Most Romantic Things to Do in the Poconos for Couples

The French Manor Inn & Spa and the surrounding area offers many romantic things to do in the Poconos for couples. Are you  planning a surprise proposal, anniversary celebration, or just a relaxing weekend together? In the Poconos Mountains, you’ll find romance, rest, and relaxation. Plus, a variety of opportunities to reconnect, including outdoor recreation, spa treatments, dining, and more.

To help you plan those perfect romantic getaways in PA, be sure to also download our complimentary Vacation Guide.

Romantic Ideas for Things to Do in the Poconos for Couples

Here’s a few of our favorite things to do on romantic getaways in PA!

1. Horseback Riding

French Manor Inn guests can enjoy a discounted ride with Mountain Creek Riding Stables, located just 20 minutes from the Inn. Their 45-minute trail rides are both private and scenic. They are ideal for special occasions, or even a proposal! For other options, check out our blog on romantic horseback riding in the Poconos!

2. Hiking & Skiing

Our Inn is surrounded by three spectacularly scenic state parks, including Promised Land State Park, Tobyhanna State Park, and Gouldsboro State Park. Explore acres of forests, wildflowers, streams, and incredible Poconos waterfalls in all seasons.

The Poconos is also home to some excellent ski areasShawnee Mountain, Camelback Mountain, and Blue Mountain. Skiing is a great way to get those hearts pumping!

In the winter at The French Manor, we offer complimentary snowshoeing to our guests, as well as VIP tickets to Camelback Mountain. More details can be found on our Fall & Winter Activities page.

3. Pampering

We offer a variety of luxurious spa services to have you and your sweetheart feeling refreshed. For a unique spa experience, try our fireside couples massage. This romantic massage is enhanced by the warm glow of a fireplace. You’ll always remember your experience with our keepsake huckleberry scented candle. Check out some of our spa packages, as well as our Couples Mountain Retreat Spa package.

4. Dining

After a day of adventure, a romantic candlelight dinner at our inn is a wonderful way to enjoy each other. Our elegant dining room features a 40-foot vaulted ceiling and two massive fireplaces. Feel free to enjoy your meal on the terrace with a view of the mountains, or in front of the crackling fire. Our gourmet dinner menu features both classical and new French cuisine. And our incredible chef will make sure that you have a meal worth remembering.

5. Getting Married

What could be more romantic than a wedding? If you’re considering an elopement, we can take care of all the details for you. For instance, our Intimate Elopement package is a wedding and a honeymoon all in one. We also host beautiful storybook weddings for 50+ guests. You can request more information about your dream wedding on our website.

6. Romantic Getaway Packages

Our Pennsylvania resort is the perfect place to ignite romance. All our packages include luxurious lodging, afternoon tea, a full gourmet breakfast, and other amenities.

  • Enchanted Evenings package – Upon arrival, you’ll find chilled champagne, chocolates, flowers, a fruit and cheese plate, and a decanter of sherry waiting in your room. Then, enjoy a dinner voucher, as well as a picnic basket lunch the next day.
  • Castle Romance package – A fruit and cheese plate, complimentary Sherry, and a rose greet you in your room. A turn-down service with chocolates will be provided as well. You’ll enjoy complimentary snowshoeing, and a dinner voucher.
  • Couples Mountain Retreat Spa package – In addition to a fruit and cheese plate and sherry in your room, we’ve added a $100/per person/per day spa credit. You can enjoy a variety of incredible services in our new Green Spa – Le Spa Foret.

Romance at the French Manor Inn & Spa

Regardless of the activities you choose, our beautiful rooms and suites offer luxury and comfort fit for a king and queen. Our gourmet breakfast starts every day off right. And our on-site amenities, like an indoor salt water pool, will make your stay exceptional. Download our complimentary Vacation Guide to get more great ideas on romantic getaways in PA. We hope that with every visit, you’ll fall more in love with each other, and more in love with the French Manor Inn & Spa.