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Looking for a Romantic Getaway This Valentine’s Day? Consider Mercer County PA!

Looking for a Romantic Getaway This Valentine’s Day? Consider Mercer County PA!

Valentine’s Day is the perfect occasion to show your loved one how much they mean to you. And what better way to celebrate this special day than with a romantic getaway? If you’re looking for a destination that offers both charm and romance, look no further than Mercer County, Pennsylvania.

Located in the heart of Western Pennsylvania, Mercer County is a hidden gem that offers picturesque landscapes, quaint towns, and plenty of activities for couples to enjoy. Here’s why you should consider this charming county for your next Valentine’s Day getaway.

A Scenic Escape from the City

For couples who are looking to escape the hustle and bustle of city life, Mercer County provides the perfect retreat. The rolling hills, lush forests, and tranquil lakes make for a beautiful backdrop to your romantic getaway.

Imagine snuggling up with your loved one in a cozy cabin or taking a quiet stroll through the countryside – it’s the ideal setting for lovebirds.

Mercer County has several romantic overnight destinations. Book an overnight stay at Tara – A Country Inn, an 1854 mansion with 27 luxurious guestrooms, fireplaces, and Jacuzzis. Overlooking Shenango Lake, the inn has an indoor heated pool, acres of beautiful gardens, and award-winning gourmet and casual dining. Another fine example of luxury is Buhl Mansion Guesthouse & Spa, one of America’s top 10 romantic inns, listed on the National Register of Historic Landmarks.

Offering ten lavishly appointed guestrooms with fireplaces and Jacuzzis, as well as a world-class spa, this undeniably unique castle offers champagne, afternoon tea, and a host of luxurious amenities.

If staying in the country is more your style, we have two perfect properties that will place you right in the scenic outdoors. Wester Farm B&B invites you to come and enjoy yourselves in the country. Experience nature while staying in one of two comfortable, modern cottages: Becky’s Bungalow or Cora’s Cottage. In the main house, choose from one of two suites: Gardenia’s Get-A-Way or Nellie’s Nest. A delicious homemade breakfast is served daily. Plant’s Herb Farm B&B is a rustic log cabin nestled atop a hill overlooking a panoramic view. Loft room with private deck, Hideaway room on the first floor. Private baths. 80 acres with paths to stroll.

A complete list of overnight accommodations can be found HERE.

Treat your loved one to a stop at one of the many local wineries, breweries, and distilleries on the Wine & Brew Trail to sample some delicious libations. Visit one of our chocolate stores, Daffin’s Candies, Philadelphia Candies, or Simply Sweets Chocolates, for a box of candies to enjoy.

Delicious Dining Options

No romantic getaway is complete without delicious dining experiences. Luckily, Mercer County has an abundance of options to choose from. From fine dining restaurants to cozy cafes, you’ll find something to suit every taste and budget. For a romantic dinner with a view, head to Tara – A Country Inn. This charming restaurant offers upscale dining in an elegant setting with views of the countryside. Or, for a more casual atmosphere, try Blackout Burger, Donna’s Diner, Quaker Steak & Lube, and more! Check out a full list of restaurants HERE.

Plan Your Getaway Today!

With its charming towns, scenic landscapes, and romantic activities, Mercer County is the perfect destination for a Valentine’s Day getaway. Whether you’re looking to relax and unwind or explore and adventure, this hidden gem in Western Pennsylvania has something for every couple to enjoy.

Start planning your romantic escape to Mercer County and make this Valentine’s Day one to remember. So why wait? Start planning your romantic escape to Mercer County today and make this Valentine’s Day a special one for you and your loved one. Call 724-383-8191 today to learn more!

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