The Best Ways to Spend Valentine’s Day in the Berkshires

Valentine's Day in the BerkshiresImagine it’s a cold February night. You and your other half are curled up in front of a warm fireplace, reminiscing about a day spent hiking, wine tasting, or relaxing at the spa. Snow-covered trees block the windows, and a bubbling bathtub awaits your arrival. What could possibly be more romantic? With Valentine’s Day right around the corner, a trip to the Gateways Inn and Restaurant should be in your plans! Lenox offers a variety of romantic activities to surprise your special someone. Here are just a few of our favorite ways to spend Valentine’s Day in the Berkshires!

Planning a special Valentine’s Day in the Berkshires? We can help make the process even easier! Simply request your free copy of our Vacation Guide for instant access to full lists of the best things to do in the local area. From dining to accommodations, you’ll find it all!

4 of the Best Things to Do for Valentine’s Day in the Berkshires

  1. Explore Our Winter Wonderland

Even in the thick of winter, the Berkshires are a stunning wonderland of exploration. If you and your sweetheart are the adventurous types, you may enjoy a scenic snowshoe hike this Valentine’s Day. Whether you’re a seasoned snowshoer or have never tried it before, there are plenty of places to explore within minutes of our Lenox bed & breakfast. Plus, it’s a great excuse to get close and keep each other warm in the winter snow.

  1. Visit the Local Wineries

Wine is considered an art form here in the Berkshires. If the two of you are looking for a relaxing date idea, a visit to the Berkshires wineries is in order! Whether your taste buds delight in bold reds, refreshing whites, or unique ciders, we guarantee you won’t be disappointed by the selections found throughout our region. Plus, many wineries offer additional activities aside from wine tasting including moonlight hikes and bonfires!

  1. Unwind at the Spa

If you need an afternoon of relaxation, there are a wide variety of spas in Lenox that will have you and your special someone feeling refreshed for the rest of your stay. From therapeutic massages to detoxifying facials, the services at these luxurious locations are a great way to treat your loved one during your stay in the Berkshires. Feel free to enjoy a glass of bubbly during a couples massage, or cuddle up together in the warm sauna. Whatever you choose to do, a trip the spa will soothe your body and mind and leave you feeling radiant.

  1. Indulge in a Romantic Meal at the Gateways Inn

After a day of fun and exploration, head over to our on-site restaurant and warm up with a romantic meal. Our seasonal menu offers dishes prepared with the finest ingredients available and features a fresh take on contemporary American dishes. In addition, our award-winning wine list is designed to accompany your meal selection and features both domestic and international wines from Italy, France, Israel, and Chile. Pair that with some eye-gazing, and this will be a Valentine’s Day in the Berkshires you’ll never forget.

Romance Awaits at the Gateways Inn

Kennedy Park Lenox, MAIf you’re searching for the perfect Valentine’s Day getaway, your search has ended! Unlike generic accommodations, the Gateways Inn provides guests with 11 gorgeous guest rooms in a historic mansion. You will discover the elegance and Procter-era charm around every corner along with all the modern amenities that will make your stay comfortable. We are also home to an award-winning restaurant and an inviting lounge featuring jazz weekends. If you’re ready for the Berkshires getaway of a lifetime, book your stay with us today! Don’t forget to download your free copy of our Berkshires Vacation Guide to help you plan the best escape.