If your upcoming resolution is to travel in the New Year, we know the best weekend getaways near NJ. Do you like to take it easy or explore the outdoors? Pennsylvania has it all just waiting for you to come and visit. We here at The Settlers Inn are lucky to call the Pocono Mountains home. Not only is the scenery some of the best in the world but also it makes a great spot for a weekend getaway.
There is so much to see and do when you visit the Pocono Mountains. When planning your weekend getaways near NJ, check out our Delaware Highlands Vacation Guide. This guide is free and packed with helpful tips you’ll need to have an amazing trip. Simply download the vacation guide and you’ll be navigating the area like a local with all of our helpful tips!
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Ski the slopes at Ski Big Bear at Masthope Mountain.
When booking your Pocono Mountains getaway, be sure to ask us about our current specials. With our Stay and Ski Packages, you’ll enjoy a full day of skiing and then rest in the evening in the comfort of your guest room. After your full country breakfast in the morning, included in the package, you’ll be ready to hit the slopes. We offer both weekend and weekday packages. Ski Big Bear offers skiers of all ages 18 trails and 7 lifts.
Ride the rapids at Kittatinny Canoes
From April through October, let your adventurous side run free at Kittatinny Canoes. They not only offer rafting trips, but you can also try your hand at tubing, canoeing, kayaking and zip lining. After a full day outdoors, return to The Settlers Inn and experience our Fire and Ice-Opposites Attract package. You’ll stay in our best available Queen Room and enjoy dinner for 2 by the fireplace. You will also receive a voucher to dine overlooking the icy gorge at our sister property Ledges Hotel.
Come to Hawley and relax!
If you’re looking to just take it easy, Hawley is the ideal destination. Hawley is home to The Lodge at Woodloch, known for their award-winning services. Spend a day getting pampering with one of their many spa treatments like a massage or a facial. You are also welcome to relax in their outdoor whirlpool and hydro massage waterfalls.
Hawley is also home to plenty of other relaxing outdoor activities too. Your afternoon can be spent lounging on Lake Wallenpaupack or touring the lake by boat. Here at The Settlers Inn, we are proud to be a part of the Hawley Bike Share Program. Bikes can be found right on our front porch. Take some time to ride around town or do a little shopping at Hawley Silk Mill. While there, enjoy a custom cup of coffee from Cocoon Coffee House.
We hope you’ll stay with us here at The Settlers Inn!
The Settlers Inn is a cozy historic hotel nestled in Bingham Park right here in Hawley. You’ll feel as if you’ve walked into a postcard with our 6 acres of gardens and award-winning restaurant. There are plenty of places to relax at the Inn. Our great room and our tavern are cozy and inviting and the perfect spot to savor a glass of wine or a local beer. At night, you’ll retreat back to one of 23 guest rooms with 4 different types. Since most of our rooms feature a Jacuzzi tub and a seasonal fireplace, we have no doubt you’ll have a restful evening.
We sure hope you will stay with us the next time you visit the Pocono Mountains. You’ll see why we are one of the best weekend getaways near NJ!