This holiday season, why not spend Christmas in Pennsylvania? The town of Hawley, Pennsylvania comes to life with the sights and sounds of the season and there’s no better place to spend time with the family. Hawley Winterfest brings the entire town together for a festive seasonal celebration.The Settlers Inn and sister property, The Ledges Hotel are in the midst of it all. Whether you choose to stay for a day, a weekend or longer, spend your Christmas in Pennsylvania with us!
For a fun filled family weekend, Hawley Winterfest returns from December 13 through 15. This community wide event offers fun activities by day including live music, a cookie walk, carriage rides through downtown, crafts, exhibits and a holiday home tour just to name a few. In the evening, there is a tree lighting, roasting marshmallows by the bonfire, pictures with Santa, a live nativity and plenty more to get you in out of the cold. This event celebrates its 21st year here in Hawley and is sure to put you in the holiday spirit.
Historic Honesdale, PA celebrates the season with its annual Honesdale for the Holidays. Activities include a Santa parade, tree lighting and open houses at many of the stores for early Christmas shopping.
For lodging in Hawley this December, look no further than the relaxing and charming The Settlers Inn at Bingham Park. Everyday stresses melt away. The Inn is decked out in tinsel, lights, holly and even a beautifully decorated tree. There are candlelit dinners, choir music and even a place on site to do a little shopping. Everything you need is right on the property.
The Settlers Inn hosts its traditional Candlelight Christmas Dinner with live music on December 6, 7 and 8 at 6 p.m. The next weekend, the Inn hosts a Winterfest Brunch with classical holiday music for $39 per person. The Potting Shed will open so you can get an early start on your holiday shopping list. The Potting Shed offers home accessories and great stocking stuffers. Another great gift idea is a gift certificate to The Settlers Inn. Invite friends and family to come and check out the Inn for themselves. Purchase gift certificates online too!
Looking for a special way to ring in the New Year? The Settlers Inn offers two ways to celebrate. The Main Dining Room will host an a la carte dinner menu. Dan Bradley will entertain with music on the piano. The Undercro will offer a Masquerade Ball for $85 per person and will include hats, noisemakers, live jazz music and champagne.
Rooms are booking quickly for this special time of year at The Settlers Inn. Book reservations online. Curl up by your own private fireplace or unwind with a soak in the room’s Jacuzzi tub. For the ultimate in relaxation, the staff can arrange an in-room massage or have champagne or wine awaiting your arrival. It’s the ideal place to begin and end every day on your retreat to the Pocono Mountains this holiday season.
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