Need a Winter Escape? 19 Hot Destinations
Even if you’re winter’s number one fan, we all get to a point where the colder weather starts to rub us the wrong way. Or maybe it’s just the daily life that goes with being home. Either way, we’re going over different winter escapes! From ski resorts and Victorian mansions to relaxing desert getaways and city breaks, we’ve got you covered!
In The U.S
If you’re looking to stay in the U.S we’ve got you covered! Here are 13 different great options to get you thinking about your next trip!
#1: Bischwind Inn
Head to this historic Victorian Estate for the perfect opportunity to reconnect with nature. With 60 acres, you can find a lake and woodlands on the property. The common rooms have fireplaces and terraces overlooking the garden, creating a super cozy atmosphere. If you only go when the weather is warmer it’s a great time to visit nearby state parks, go on a wine tour, or ride on a hot air balloon!
The inn is located close to all the major ski and tubing mountains, including Jack Frost/Big Boulder, Camelback, Montage Mountain, and Elk Mountain Ski Resort so during the colder months you’ll have plenty of exploring to do as well. If you’re looking for a really special experience book the Theodore Roosevelt Suite, it includes access to a private English library and spectacular mountain views.
#2: Cherry Valley Manor
If you’re looking for the quintessential romantic vacation, Cherry Valley Manor is the perfect place for you. With private terraces, hot tubs, and homemade breakfasts, what more could you ask for to fan the flames of love? Located close to Deer Head Inn Jazz Club and Mount Airy Casino, it’s great to visit for fun nights out. For a trip to the hot tub check out our Tricot Twist Front Mio One Piece which is sure to make some commotion!
#3: Crescent Lodge & Country Inn
For a trip to a simpler time, head to Crescent Lodge & Country Inn. It’s a charming bed and breakfast with floral bedding, white wicker furniture, and 28 acres ready to explore. This is the perfect getaway from the daily hustle and bustle.
Book a cottage for the ultimate relaxing experience, complete with a bedside fireplace and a private porch for the most peaceful lounging experience.
#4: Magnolia Streamside Resort
If a one-of-a-kind adventure is more your style, a comfy cottage or intimate suite nestled near a mountain stream is the right place for you. Complete with communal fire pits for a welcoming gathering spot on chilly nights, and fishing ponds, and a pool for the lovely warmer months. Staying at the Magnolia Streamside Resort is the perfect spot for those who are looking to immerse themselves in nature.
#5: Mountain Springs Lake
A Mountain Springs Lake vacation includes lakeside cabins with gas-burning fireplaces, residences only steps away from nature paths, and rustic cottages with porch gliders. Here you’ll be able to explore an orchard or take a rowboat ride around the lake on a two-mile nature route. It's also a terrific alternative for those eager to hit the slopes, as it's only 30 minutes from some of the area's largest ski resorts.
#6: Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort
If you’re looking for a getaway that will still keep you busy with different activities, Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort is the place for you. With guided hikes, skiing, and a golf resort there are plenty of ways to keep busy, no matter the season. In addition, they have their very own craft brewery and produce their own honey, maple syrup, and fresh produce making it the ideal place for the foodies among you.
#7: Skytop Lodge
If you’re looking for both a streamside cottage and a bustling environment Skytop Lodge will satisfy both. With 12 hiking trails, eight restaurants, a spa with massage and body treatments, and a golf course, there is something for everyone at this resort. If that wasn’t all the lodge has one of the last toboggan runs in the area.
#8: Woodloch Resort
Woodloch Resort is the place to head to if adventure all year round is your style. Offering tubing and snowshoeing, zip-lining, scavenger hunts, and carnival-style events, it’s a great spot for the whole family to have fun. You can also attend adults-only activities like wine tasting and cooking classes and don’t skip a treatment or two at the spa, like the hot soaks and massages! Take our Escape To Paradise Shirred Retro One Piece along with you for all the fun you’re about to have.
#9: Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming
Head to the oldest U.S. national park, established in 1872, for a spectacular place to visit! With famous sites like the Old Faithful geyser, the Grand Prismatic Spring, and the general beauty of the park you’re sure to be blown away. Visiting during the winter means fewer people and the opportunity to see the landscapes fill with steam from the thermal features.
There are few other places that inspire as much as Hawaii. Home to eight national parks and more than 400 beaches you’re sure to have plenty to explore! If that isn’t enough there are countless scenic hikes that will help you take in the state’s staggering natural beauty. Take our Solid Over The Shoulder Sweetheart Mio One Piece in Emerald to match the beautiful scenery!
With Art Basel happening in Miami every December, it’s typically the hotspot to head to. A four-day con-fab that gathers both the fashion and the art world. If this isn’t particularly your scene you’ll find amazing new hotels and international restaurants like Italy’s Le Sirenuse and Uruguay’s Quinto La Huella. Besides, you can always head for a dip at the beach or the pool so don’t forget to pack your swimsuit! We’re sure our Jungle Oasis Shirred Front Girl Leg One Piece would look great there.
#12: Stowe, Vermont
Another amazing snowy location you can head to is Spruce Peak at Stowe in Vermont. Anchored by Stowe Mountain Lodge the ski and lifestyle community is a self-contained adventure, filled with snowboarding, ice climbing, cross-country skiing, and skiing that can all be part of the daily plan.
#13: Death Valley, California
With daytime temperatures of 67 in January and 73 in February, you couldn’t find a better time to visit Death Valley, California. Rise early to see the rosy glow of the sunrise from up at Zabriskie Point and hike the mustered-hues area of the Golden Canyon. Finish off by lounging poolside at the new Inn! Our Shadow Leaves Twist Front Mio One Piece Is the perfect option for some poolside relaxing time.
If you’re looking to leave the U.S we’ve got suggestions for you too! Here are an extra six recommendations to put on your list!
#14: British Virgin Islands
Made up of more than 60 islands, the British Virgin Islands is full of coastline to explore! With an unfussy charm to them, they’re perfect for those of you that are looking for a lux yet casual getaway. Indulge at one of the ultra-luxury resorts, most sitting on their own private island. Take our Zebra Daze Side Shirred Girl Leg One Piece to explore some of that beautiful coastline!
This British Overseas Territory, located just north of St. Maarten which is as flat as a pancake, has earned a reputation as the location to truly get away from it all. Shoal Bay, the island's most famous beach, offers soft sand, clear waters, non-touristy bars and restaurants, and private resorts.
Head to the lovely Altamer Resort, ideal for multiple families, or Zemi Beach House, which is ideal for the ultimate work-from-home hideaway. These spots will allow you to get on island time without the crowds.
#16: Valparaiso, Chile
Chile truly has something to offer everyone. Visit the city of Santiago, drive into the neighboring Andes for world-class skiing, stargaze with astronomers in the Atacama Desert, or drive through Chile's wineries to reach the colorful, coastal town of Valparaiso. With lollipop-colored residences interspersed along the 22 hills that rise from the Pacific Coast, the city is probably one of the most scenic centers in the country.
#17: St. Kitts & Nevis
This twin-island nation is full of enchantment. The larger of the two islands, St. Kitts, is best experienced by taking an open-air train along the south coast. The island of Nevis is nearly spherical, with gradual slopes ascending to the summit of its dormant volcano. What else could you want from your winter escape than nature-filled adventures?
Thanks to its "underwater waterfall," a visually beautiful runoff of sand and silt best viewed from above the interest in this Indian Ocean island has been reignited through Instagram and Pinterest. Mauritius, which is located around 550 miles east of Madagascar, is thought to possibly be home to a submerged continent. How intriguing!
#19: Riviera Nayarit, Mexico
The west coast of Mexico is a safe bet for a warm-weather winter holiday. Instead of staying in Puerto Vallarta, drive north to the Riviera Nayarit, which is quieter and fancier. It features all of the natural wonders and beauty that frequent visitors to the region are accustomed to! With 200 miles of pristine shoreline, sunshine for 90% of the year, and the Sierra Madre mountains as a backdrop you’re sure to enjoy your stay here! Check out our Jungle Cat Side Shirred Girl Leg One Piece, perfect for heading to Mexico!
As you can see there are plenty of places to go off to and explore! So what are you waiting for to start planning your next getaway? Be it a fun-filled family trip with daily adventures or a romantic and relaxing trip with your partner you’re sure to have a great time and come back fully refreshed!