Clevelanders seeking an elegant, luxurious getaway to beat the winter blues or who are looking for the ultimate romantic getaway for Valentine’s Day need search no further than the Carlisle Inn in Sugarcreek, Ohio in the heart of Ohio Amish country. It is approximately a 90 minute drive from Cleveland to Sugarcreek.
No two rooms are decorated alike in this 69 room inn and each of the four floors is done in a different style (among them, Shaker and Country). All of the spacious rooms are filled with Amish-made furniture and all rooms features a balcony or porch. In addition to their large standard rooms, the Carlisle Inn also has Deluxe Executive rooms that feature a gas fireplace and a 2-person Jacuzzi. Two bedroom suites are also available.
Amenities at the Carlisle Inn include a fitness center, a large all-season pool and hot tub (located in a room with a glass roof) and a game area. Be sure to make a stop at the Inn’s magnificent library with its cozy fire aglow in the gas fireplace, beautiful wood bookcases (Yes, you can borrow books) and the various sitting areas within the library with their plush, comfy sofas and chairs. There is even a table set up with a jigsaw puzzle that you can feel free to add some puzzle piece to.
Just the Two of Us Package Add-on For those of you romantics who are in the mood to splurge and experience an opulent getaway, the Just the Two of Us add-on package is the perfect Valentine’s Day indulgence. This package includes overnight accommodations at the Inn and free breakfast the next morning in addition to a seasonal fresh flower arrangement, a box of premium Coblentz Chocolates and a $30 voucher for a meal at Dutch Valley (next door to the hotel) or Der Dutchman (in Walnut Creek) or the Berlin Homestead restaurants. Call for exact pricing.
Another option is reserving a standard room or a deluxe executive room with a gas fireplace and Jacuzzi (2 night minimum) and adding some romantic touches a la carte. Add-ons include a bottle of Catawba sparkling grape juice and two goblets ($16), Coblentz Chocolates ($11), Carlisle Inn mugs and gourmet hot chocolate ($18 plus tax) and a Carlisle stadium blankets ($25 plus tax).
The Carlisle Inn is also offering a special Winter Weekday Package (Sunday – Thursday) from now through May 26. Guests will receive accommodations, a $20 dinner voucher for Dutch Valley or Der Dutchman or Berlin Homestead, a free Continental breakfast (at a spacious dining area with a fireplace and glass-topped tables with white wicker padded chairs and cozy sitting areas), and a shopping package with a Frequent Shopping card for local and nearby Dutchman Hospitality businesses like Carlisle Gifts, Dutch Valley Gifts and The Coop. This package offers the lowest prices of the year.
And if you find yourself at the Carlisle Inn on a Sunday when most businesses are closed, check out the Inn’s Picnic Basket for Two. The basket will be delivered to your room and will be filled with locally made Amish country favorites like freshly-baked bread, Trail Bologna, Baby Swiss Cheese, peanut butter spread, apple butter, macaroni salad, kettle-cooked potato chips and a peanut butter cream pie in addition to beverages for two and sandwich condiments. The Picnic Basket add-on must be ordered at least 2 days before your arrival and is available by phone or online. Check for pricing.
For more information about the Carlisle Inn and any of its packages or to make reservations, call 855-411-2275 or get online at www.dhgroup.com. The Carlisle Inn is located at 1357 Old Route 39 in Sugarcreek, Ohio. It is approximately a 1.5 hour drive from Cleveland.