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Landrum, South Carolina
Red Horse Inn
Travel & Leisure: “One of America’s Most Romantic Inns”

The Red Horse Inn, recipient of the AAA Four Diamond Award, is located in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains, creating the perfect backdrop for romantic weekend getaways, memorable honeymoons or important corporate retreats. The main Inn offers two large rooms with generous glass doors that flow onto a vine draped arbor patio. The expansive Blue Ridge Mountains can be viewed from inside as well as from under the arbor and extensive patio. A garden filled courtyard with pond and patio complete the romantic scene. Six bedroom suites, each with a fireplace and whirlpool, are available for your choosing as you explore our diverse area. Each suite is decorated in a different style. All of the Inn Rooms have a delightful “kitchen closet” providing a plentiful breakfast that allows you to sleep as late as you like. Six Victorian cottages, each with a kitchen, bedroom, bath and living room with fireplace may be reserved. Three of the cottages have whirlpool tubs. The Springhouse and Hayloft Cottages have private outdoor hot tubs.

Web: www.theredhorseinn.com, Phone: 864-895-4968

Media Contact: Mary Wolters, Phone: 864-895-4968, Email: theredhorseinn@aol.com

 


 

San Diego, California
Hotel Tower23
Luxury Lifestyle Hotel on San Diego's Pacific Beach

Tower23 Hotel is San Diego's only luxury, lifestyle hotel on the beach. The Hotel derives its name from lifeguard tower 23 positioned on Pacific Beach by the hotel. The exclusive resort community of La Jolla is just north of the hotel, while downtown San Diego, the airport, major business centers and popular area attractions are just minutes away. San Diego's vibrant beach life sets the stage for Tower23's distinctive architecture and style. The rooms and suites at the hotel offer fresh design schemes, high-end amenities, and luxe furnishings. A contemporary steak and seafood restaurant, JRDN features casually sophisticated California cuisine for lunch, and dinner daily. Each evening, the dramatic setting sun, is celebrated by an ambient reflection on a 70-foot long "wave wall" at the back of the restaurant. Color-changing lighting continues this theatrical effect throughout the evening. 723 Felspar St., Pacific Beach, San Diego, CA 92109
Web: www.t23hotel.com

Media Contact: Brett Miller, Email: team@Tower23.com, Phone: 858 270 2323

 


 

Jackson, New Hampshire (Mt. Washington Valley)

Inn at Thorn Hill and Spa

AAA Four Diamond Inn offering tours to unique breweries and eateries in the Mt. Washington Valley.

New Hampshire’s White Mountains are home to the Inn at Thorn Hill and Spa, recipient of AAA’s Four Diamonds in both the lodging and dining categories. Conde Nast Traveler rated the Inn as number 22 of the Top 100 Places to Stay in the World and the number 2 Resort in the U.S. on the World’s Best Places to Stay Gold List.
The Inn offers romantic escapes and relaxing retreats in the beautiful setting of the village of Jackson, just over the covered bridge. Upscale dining offers guests freshly prepared dinners in a quaint setting. Located 10 miles north of North Conway, facilities include a full service restaurant, wedding and meeting facilities, fitness center, full service spa, fireplaces, Jacuzzis and an outdoor pool.  The Inn at Thorn Hill is an extraordinary place to celebrate, and caters weddings and functions for couples and groups who desire a personal, unique and signature event.

Web: www.innatthornhill.com, 800 289 8990

Media Contact: Steve Lambert or Katey Brothers, Email: stay@innatthornhill.com, Phone: (603) 383 4242

 


 

Belize

Kanantik Reef & Jungle Resort

Voted the world’s Top 100 Resorts and Hotels by Condé Nast Traveler.

A secluded enclave of 25 luxurious private cabanas perched where verdant jungle meets Caribbean sand and sea, the award-winning Kanantik indulges romantics and eco-adventurers alike. Award-winning Kanatik has been ranked the #1 Resort in Belize, the #1 resort in Central and South America, and among the world’s Top 100 Resorts and Hotels for 2012 according to Condé Nast. Kanantik Reef & Jungle Resort is a model of success in sustainable, eco-sensitive and low-impact design that preserves the natural surroundings while providing a superior resort experience. Located in a secluded and untouched region of Southern Belize, Kanantik is as rare and extraordinary as the land around us. 

Web: www.kanantik.com, Email: info@kanantik.com, Phone: +501 533 704

 


 

Warren, Vermont

West Hill House Bed & Breakfast

Luxury & Romance at a Green Mountain Bed and Breakfast

The Award winning B&B is set in breathtaking gardens on the slopes of the Green Mountains of Vermont. At our lovely B&B you will be treated as our personal guests and will find the distinctive amenities you would expect in a lavish boutique Green Hotel. There are plenty of summer or winter activities, come for or a wedding ceremony on the grounds, a business retreat, or just to relax as a couple! Bring your EV and we’ll supply complimentary electrons from one of our four chargers, including two Tesla 80A units. Where to find us: The Mad River Valley, which hosts the Sugarbush skiing and golf resort, Mad River Glen, and the quintessential towns of Warren & Waitsfield, offers a wide variety of activities in all four seasons. At the B&B, our nine uniquely decorated guest rooms each have a full bathroom en-suite and Jacuzzi tub or steam shower, really comfortable beds, high quality linens, a fireplace, comfortable seating, a television and more. A full breakfast is always included. Homemade cookies and hot drinks await you any time of the day or night.

Media Contact: Peter & Susan MacLaren, Innkeepers, Email: innkeepers@westhillbb.com, Phone: (802) 496-7162

 


 

Los Angeles, California

Oceana Beach Club Hotel

Los Angeles Times: "everything a Southern California beach hotel should be: chic, colorful and friendly."

Exuding effortless seaside chic, Oceana Beach Club Hotel pairs a perfect Santa Monica beach setting with a 70-room boutique retreat, awash in cheerfully vibrant colors and organic textural elements. Effortless seaside chic meets midcentury style at Santa Monica’s most exclusive luxury retreat – Oceana Beach Club Hotel.  Perfectly situated on palm-tree-lined Ocean Avenue in Santa Monica's most prestigious neighborhood, this whimsical boutique is reminiscent of a private beach house featuring spacious suites and panoramic views of the Pacific Ocean.  Oceana guests are immersed in the California beach lifestyle just steps away from unique shopping and dining on Montana Avenue, the beach and the iconic Santa Monica Pier.Open exclusively to guests of the hotel, our stylish Tower 8 serves up classic coastal California cuisine with an emphasis on locally sourced ingredients. Los Angeles Magazine: “Hotel Oceana; a luxe gem in Santa Monica.”

Web: www.hoteloceanasantamonica.com, Email: espyres@oceanabeachclubhotel.com, Phone: 310.393.0486
 

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Morris House Hotel

Built in 1787, the Morris House is a National Historic Landmark that has been into a luxury boutique hotel which offers the coziness of a bed and breakfast, in an 18th century setting. Located in the "historic square mile," near Washington Square Park, the Morris House Hotel is just steps from the nation’s oldest diamond district, two blocks from the Walnut Street Theater (the first theater in the United States), Independence Hall and the Liberty Bell. Their M Restaurant offers guests unique and seasonal dishes with fresh, locally grown ingredients. Afternoon tea and home-baked cookies in served in the colonial era library overlooking the Morris House’s Center City courtyard.

Web: www.morrishousehotel.com Email:  info@morrishousehotel.com, Phone: 215-922-2446 

Morris House Hotel 225 South 8th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106  

Media Contact: Jeanette, Email: jeanette@morrishousehotel.com Phone: 215-922-2446

 


 

Ireland,  Doolin, Co Clare

Ballinalacken Castle

"One of the most memorably sited of Ireland's coastal inns, with panoramic views of the Atlantic and the Aran Islands..." Fodor's

Luxury accommodation and style is the hallmark of Ballinalacken Castle, a 15th Century hotel  and award-winning restaurant. An elegant drawing room overlooks the world-famous Cliffs of Moher, the rugged Mountains and islands. Guest rooms restored to their original grandeur of Lord O'Brien's era. Each room offers is individually designed to accentuate the magnificent ocean views. Some of the rooms feature antique furnishings, four poster beds, bathtubs and a working fireplace. Dining  Our chef Michael Foley combines his creative culinary skills with the freshest local ingredients to prepare his delectable cuisine. The Ballinalacken also offers an extensive wine list to compliment the food.  One hundred acres of wildflower meadows surround this restored, low-slung Victorian lodge—built alongside the 16th-century ruins of an O'Brien castle.
Web: www.ballinalackencastle.com

Media Contact: Declan O'Callaghan, Email: info@ballinalackencastle.com, Phone: +353 (0)65 7074025

 


 

Massachusetts, Berkshires, Lee

Devonfield Country Inn

An elegant English country inn ... our room was spectacular." Fodor's

Devonfield Inn is set on a 29 acre pastoral meadow shaded by graceful birch trees, with the rolling tapestry of the Berkshire Hills beyond. This 200 year old historic estate home has been graciously updated and is filled with fine antiques. It is sophisticated, yet comfortable and inviting. This elegant mansion has 10 beautifully appointed luxury rooms and suites with wood-burning fireplaces, down comforters and modern amenities. Imagine popping the question while sojourning at the Inn and being chauffeured in a Model A 1931 Ford, the inn’s official automobile. Romance Packages are available.
Web: www.devonfield.com 

Media Contact: Bruce Singer, Email: innkeeper@devonfield.com, Phone: 413 243-3298, 800-664-0880

 


 

Healdsburg, California

Grape Leaf Inn

Grape Leaf Inn - for Lovers of Fine Wine

The Grape Leaf Inn is owned by Wilson Artisan Wineries (Ken and Diane Wilson), who have nine amazing wineries in both Sonoma & Mendocino County. Guests staying at the Grape Leaf Inn have the opportunity to visit any of the wineries during their stay and enjoy complimentary tastings at whichever wine properties they choose. www.wilsonartisanwineries.com. The Inn was the perfect addition to the already prestigious winery portfolio, with its  enticing travelers from near and far. Built in 1905 and set in peaceful, English country-style gardens, this Queen Anne-style inn offers 13 individually decorated bedrooms with plush furnishings. All of the rooms are individually decorated with antique furnishings and have plush beds with Italian linens, en-suite bathrooms with designer toiletries. A few of the rooms also feature skylights, ceiling murals, fireplaces, stained-glass windows or 4-poster beds. Located just a short walk to the plaza and all of its surrounding restaurants, shops and tasting rooms. The Inn is having their 4th Annual Wilson Family Experience (wine & food event), September 2018. Member of Small Elegant Hotels.

Web: www.grapeleafinn.com, Wine: www.wilsonartisanwines.com

Media Contact: Ken and Diane Wilson, Email: info@grapeleafinn.com  Phone: 707-433-8140

 


 

Switzerland, Graubünden, Guarda

Hotel Meisser  

Swiss Hospitality Since 1645

The building was built as a farmhouse in 1645 and has been in the Meisser family since it became a hotel in 1893. A place for guests who love the luxury of tranquility, for people who treasure simplicity, yet are looking for the extraordinar. Our rooms are presented in an alpine style, with traditional and wonderfully fragrant swiss-stone-pine wood panels. Forms and colors are harmonious, as one does not steal the other's show.  The Grand Dame of the Hotel – dignified with charisma and charm – is the art noveau dining room. Enjoy a wonderful meal in the Panorama restaurant or on the terrace or a barbecue in the garden and at the same time delight in the unique mountain views - an unforgettable experience. Eat a breakfast fit for a king at the plentiful wholesome daily buffet which is created with your health in mind. The imposing dining room was created from a hay barn at the turn of the century.

Web: www.hotel-meisser.ch, Phone: +41 81 862 21 32

Media Contact: Ralf Meisser, Email: info@hotel-meisser.ch, Phone: +41 81 862 21 32

 


 

Clarkesville, Georgia

Glen-Ella Springs Country Inn

“One of 150 Unique Destination Properties in North America.” National Geographic Traveler

Glen-Ella Springs Country Inn is an historic 16 room country inn located in the foothills of the north Georgia mountains, 90 miles north of Atlanta, GA. Over a century old, and listed on the National Historical Record, the property provides the perfect atmosphere for a romantic getaway or a destination wedding. The Inn was selected by National Geographic Traveler as “One of 150 Unique Destination Properties in North America.” The bed and breakfast features 16 well-appointed guest rooms. It also offers a fine-dining restaurant serving both inn guests and the public. Each guest room has a private bath and has been individually decorated with luxury linens, custom bath amenities, and locally made furniture to create an aura of rustic elegance. The perennial flower and herb garden, along with 17 acres bordered by the Chattahoochee National Forest, frames our secluded retreat. Glen-Ella’s restaurant has been recognized as one of the Top Dining Destinations in Georgia, and the best Clarkesville restaurant. The Glen-Ella Springs Restaurant consistently receives the coveted Diner’s Choice Award from OpenTable.

Web: www.glenella.com

Media Contact: Luci Kivett, Innkeeper/Owner, Email: Luci@glenella.com, Phone: (706) 754-7295

 


 

Ohio - Northeast, Bucyrus

Hideaway Country Inn

Alone together, staying in all day, isn’t a bad idea at a cozy Bucyrus Getaway: Hideaway Country Inn,” Columbus Dispatch.

Secluded within a grove of century-old oak trees in one of Ohio’s most historic regions, Hideaway Country Inn is not only a hideaway in the country, but also a brilliant fusion of country-cozy, elegance and personality to spare. There are specious, individually themed guestrooms. Imagine one such example, the Tree House: it has its own private entrance, Jacuzzi for two on the private deck,  a king-size brass bed under the spacious cathedral ceiling, a full kitchen, hardwood floors and living space with leather furniture. Touting about 300 weddings a year, the staff makes that perfect day nothing less than extraordinary. Additionally, the inn offers elopement-package options, making it a strong contender in the spur-of-the-moment “I do” arena.
Accolades: Wine Spectator Award of Excellence

Web: www.HideAwayInn.com  Email: Innkeeper@HideAwayInn.com Phone: (419) 562-3013, (800) 570-8233

Media Contact: Debbie Miller

 


 

Downtown Palo Alto, California

Garden Court Hotel

Forbes Travel Guide has awarded the Hotel four stars.

Garden Court is luxury boutique hotel offering elegant lodging accommodations, situated on the tree-lined streets in the center of Palo Alto. There are 62 exceptional guest rooms at Garden Court Hotel designed to welcome both our leisure and business travelers. Unique guestrooms are flooded with natural light offering several alternatives from open floor plans, fireplaces, aerated spa tubs, and breakfast nooks. Flexible event spaces include the easy flow of indoor-outdoor entertaining with floor to ceiling windows and access to adjoining courtyards, balconies and terraces creating a hidden treasure of European elegance. Coupled with the best in luxury services, this is an exceptional downtown venue for meetings, social gatherings and weddings.

Web: www.gardencourt.com

Media Contact: Jeffery Phillips, Email:  reservations@gardencourt.com, Phone: 650-322-9000

 


 

Amelia Island, Florida

Addison On Amelia Bed & Breakfast

Tranquil, romantic, evocative – hallmarks of the Bed and Breakfast experience and of the Addison On Amelia, an elegant choice for Amelia Island lodging. Understated hints of the tropics in the impeccably decorated guest rooms bring to mind Old Florida stylishness with four-poster beds, rich hardwood floors, and ceiling fans stirring a cool breeze. Be transported to a world of luxury in each of the 14 guest rooms at our inn. The Addison On Amelia is located on an unspoiled barrier island in northeast Florida. The inn is located in the Historic District of Fernandina Beach, within walking distance of art galleries, eclectic shops and restaurants to suit every appetite. Amelia Island is a nature lover’s paradise and perfect outdoor playground. There are four major State Parks, a National Park, miles of pristine beaches, and hiking trails.

Web: www.AddisonOnAmelia.com, Email: info@AddisonOnAmelia.com Phone: (904) 277-1604

Media Contact: Bob or Shannon, Email: info@AddisonOnAmelia.com Phone: (904) 277-1604

 


 

Columbia, Maryland

Inn at Peralynna Manor

“Baltimore’s Best B&B,” Baltimore Magazine

The Inn At Peralynna Manor is a luxury B&B in the countryside of Columbia, Maryland. All rooms feature private baths and fireplaces. From the soaring 4 story Great Room to the warmth and serenity of the brand new Dream Spa Suites and Villas, this Boutique-style Inn offers something special in accommodations and amenities for B&B and corporate Travelers. Celebrate your wedding night, anniversary or birthday with one of their Romance Packages. Celebrate your wedding night, anniversary, birthday or special celebration. Options that can be added to your stay include roses, breakfast in bed, monogrammed robes, bubble bath and Godiva chocolate dipped strawberries. From the soaring four story Great Room to the warmth and serenity of the Grande and Petite Suites, this boutique-style Inn offers something special in accommodations and amenities for Upscale Corporate, B&B and Leisure Travelers.

Web: www.peralynna.com

Media Contact: Cynthia Lynn, Email: peralynna@aol.com Phone: (410) 715-4600