Sometimes it’s helpful to take a break from the city that never sleeps, so why not try a weekend getaway from New York? Here in the Pocono Mountains of Pennsylvania, we have everything you need to rejuvenate and cleanse your soul, from clean mountain air to relaxing spa treatments.
A weekend getaway from New York might be just what you need! When you’re ready to escape the Big Apple, let us help you enjoy the best of the Poconos. For more information on this gorgeous region, be sure to download our complimentary Vacation Guide. It’s packed with helpful tips, attractions, and destinations that will make this trip your best vacation ever! For even more ideas, check out some of our other blog posts on weekend getaways, romantic getaways, and spa getaways!
A Weekend Getaway from New York
When a change of pace is what you’re after, it’s time to head to the Pocono Mountains in Pennsylvania! Just two hours from New York, it’s the perfect place to find all the peace and relaxation you’ve been craving. And at The French Manor Inn & Spa, you don’t have to trade luxury for refreshment. In fact, our luxurious accommodations will help ensure that your weekend getaway from New York is the most rejuvenating experience possible. Our amazing Le Spa Forêt and stunning mountain views don’t hurt, either!
What to Do During Your Weekend Getaway from New York
- Take a hike! We have some of the best hiking and scenery around. Here are some great hiking trail options in the Poconos. Also, check out Hickory Run State Park, George W. Childs Park, Bushkill Falls, and Raymondskill Falls.
- Go skiing! Looking to plan a winter weekend getaway from NYC? Get some fresh air and fresh powder at Shawnee Mountain and other awesome ski resorts near The French Manor Inn & Spa.
- Explore local cities and areas! Check out Lackawaxen, Wilkes-Barre, Milford, and the Leigh Valley Wine Trail!
- Hit the casinos at Mohegan Sun! This one-stop entertainment destination also features great concerts, dining, golf, shopping, and more.
- Grab a friend and go horseback riding through some of the beautiful areas nearby. Beginner and experienced riders will all find something to enjoy! (Horseback riding is also on our list of couples activities; check it out when you’re planning a romantic weekend getaway from NYC!)
- Make a splash while whitewater rafting, kayaking, or tubing. These unique adventures provide whitewater thrills along with gorgeous scenery.
Getaway to the French Manor Inn
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3. Our Golf and Spa package is a great way to get some sun and fresh air.
Check out more of our specials to see additional options for your weekend getaway from New York!
Relax at the French Manor Inn and Spa
Luxury and indulgence come standard with your stay at French Manor Inn and Spa. During your weekend getaway from New York, your pampering will be paramount. It will begin with our elegant, comfortable rooms. Our fresh gourmet breakfast, served daily, is always a treat. Our world-class on-site dining room restaurant is one of the best in the area, and our outdoor terrace is a casual delight. The variety of spa treatments we offer at Le Spa Forêt are second to none, and guests always enjoy our decadent indoor saltwater pool and brand-new sauna.
Find out more about the Poconos area in our complimentary Vacation Guide. And no matter where your Poconos Weekend Getaway takes you, we hope your evenings and mornings will be spent relaxing with us at the French Manor Inn.
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