Pennsylvania’s Guide to the Perfect Bachelorette Weekend
You’re getting married! Or maybe your best girlfriend is? Either way, it’s time to plan a bachelorette weekend getaway! Rally your friends and plan the dream getaway in Pennsylvania to pamper your bride and give bridesmaids another reason to celebrate the upcoming wedding with these luxury spa services paired with lavish wine and brew tours.
Libations & Relaxation: Nemacolin Woodlands Resort | Farmington
Plan your dream weekend escape with the Nemacolin Woodlands Resort’s Girls' Getaway package. Start the day off with the Positively Painting Class at the Salvador Dali Art Studio, continue along for wine tastings with the resort’s expert sommelier, and then end with a gourmet dinner at Rockwell's, the resort’s steakhouse. Day two will have you extremely at peace with a Holistic Healing Center package catered just for your bridal party, 30 minutes in the healing Infrared Sauna, poolside relaxation, followed by dinner and a chance at luck at Lady Luck Casino Nemacolin. Get day three started with mimosas and a delicious breakfast followed by a Woodlands Spa signature massage, mani-pedi for your girls, and a night of dining at Lautrec, one of only a few Forbes Five-Star, AAA Five-Diamond restaurants in the world.
Philadelphia and The Countryside
Libations: Bucks County Wine Trail
Relaxation: Scent & Sip BYOB | Lansdale
Who wouldn’t want to create their own signature scent and sip on cocktails at the same time? Scent & Sip BYOB in Lansdale offers this for bridesmaids on the search to create a memorable weekend for their bride. With more than 140 fragrances to choose from, your bridal party can infuse unique blends to create candles, bath products, body lotions, hair care, and personal fragrance products. After enjoying a perfectly scented experience, embark upon the Bucks County Wine Trial which includes eight spectacular wineries. Learn more about the region and meet the experts who can discuss the local heritage and nuances. It’s the ideal time to (wine)d down as part of your bachelorette’s weekend getaway.
Libations: Mountain View Vineyard Winery & Brewery | Stroudsburg
Relaxation: French Manor Inn and Spa | South Sterling
Are you or your bride a wine connoisseur of sorts? Sample locally produced, sustainable beverages at Mountain View Vineyard Winery & Brewery nestled in the Pocono Mountains for a memorable weekend getaway. It’s a winery, brewery, and distillery all in one! After a wine, beer or spirits tasting, you and your party can dine in the fabulous nearby bistro while taking in the beautiful views next to a cozy fireplace. Speaking of stunning views, the French Manor Inn and Spa offers 25 miles of mountain views from its location. As a Four-Diamond spa retreat, you and your girls can relax in the beautiful gardens with complimentary afternoon tea at your side. Take a break to indulge in gourmet French cuisine and ease away wedding planning stress in the luxurious suites. Your bride will thank you!
Dutch Country Roads
Libations: Troëgs Brewery | Hershey
Relaxation: The Hotel Hershey
The Spa at Hotel Hershey is known for its refined elegance and abundant amenities, and it is the place for you and your girls to be for a bachelorette weekend getaway! Choose from luxury spa and salon services, chocolate-filled delights, and admission to the amazing Hershey Gardens. Next make your way to the Troëgs Brewery Tour. Choose between a self-guided tour for a more casual experience, a guided production tour, or a Splinter Tour for a look at their wood-aging program. Voted the fifth best brewery tour in the country by USA Today, Tröegs will offer you and your gal pals the finest brews and an inside scoop on production.
Pittsburgh and Its Countryside
Libations: Pittsburgh Brewery Tour
Relaxation: Judit European Day Spa | Pittsburgh
Located on Pittsburgh's Historic South Side, the Judit European Day Spa exudes comfort and elegance. Pamper yourself and your ladies with effective and all-natural treatments for your skin, using Organic Eminence products from the owner’s homeland of Hungary. Expect nothing but the royal treatment from Judit! The Pittsburgh Brewery Tour offers some of the best craft breweries and beer the city has to offer. You’ll receive help to customize the best Bachelorette Brew Tour for the bride and all your best ladies. No need for anyone to sit out and be DD, because you can sip, and they will take care of the driving.
Libations: Briar Valley Vineyard & Winery | Bedford
Relaxation: Omni Bedford Springs Resort
The Omni Bedford Springs Resort is a National Historic Landmark with the service of the AAA Four Diamond Award. Your bridal party can experience cooking classes, a historic resort tour, mixology class, a Duchess Tea experience, and, of course, the resort’s spa services for ultimate relaxation. A true wonder of nature, the healing waters flowing from Bedford’s natural springs are the inspiration for all spa treatments offered at the resort’s Springs Eternal Spa. Afterwards, go to Briar Valley Vineyard & Winery for a chocolate and wine pairing. Taste wines with a chocolate that was specially designed for their wines from Bedford Candies.
Valleys of the Susquehanna
Libations: Spyglass Ridge Winery | Sunbury
Relaxation: Venus Spa and Skin Care Center | Bloomsburg
Nestled amidst the charming town of Bloomsburg, Venus Spa and Skin Care Center offers luxury at an affordable price. It’s an elegant and inviting getaway made especially for quiet and pampered relaxation. A sumptuous menu of body massages, facial treatments, and spa services will revitalize the beauty, renew the skin, and soothe the souls of your bride and bridesmaids. Next discover the Spyglass Ridge Winery that thanks to the rolling hills of the central Susquehanna Valley, which provide a number of ideal growing conditions to create delicious wines. The new Craft Brewery and Restaurant will be launching this year — the perfect way to match the unique tastes of your bridal party!
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