Valentine’s Day is the time of year to let your special someone know how much you care for them. Why not go above and beyond by planning a romantic Valentine’s Day getaway to Hawley, PA? Nestled in the Pocono Mountains, our charming town boasts plenty of activities for you and your sweetheart to create lifelong memories you’ll always cherish. Here are just a few ways to spend this Valentine’s Day that will surely make it one for the books!
If you’re considering a Valentine’s Day getaway to the Poconos, be sure to add a visit to Hawley Silk Mill to your trip! Our historic factory-turned-lifestyle center is filled with things for the two of you to enjoy together including a pilates studio, unique shops, and the popular Mill Market Bakery that is perfect for finding delectable desserts.
3 Ways to Spend a Valentine’s Day Getaway in Hawley, PA
1. Cooking Classes at Hawley Silk Mill
Hawley Silk Mill is proud to offer monthly cooking classes starting in February! The first official cooking class, titled Be My Valentine, is scheduled for Feb. 11, 2018, and will be led by Executive Chef Julia. Participating couples will learn to bake chocolate raspberry tartlets with chantilly cream and spun sugar. Cooking classes are $39 per person and participants will be able to take their culinary creations and professionally made raspberry tartlets home!
After baking your own Valentine’s Day desserts, stop by Mill Market Bakery for even more sweet treats the two of you can enjoy together! From freshly baked pastries to extravagant cakes, you’ll be sure to find the perfect item to satisfy your craving!
2. Valentine’s Day Dinners
The classic date idea (dinner for two) is the perfect addition to your Valentine’s Day getaway itinerary! There are a number of romantic restaurants in Hawley and here are a few that we highly recommend!
The Settlers Inn Valentine Dinner
The dining room at this 1920s lodge creates a cozy and romantic ambiance for an unforgettable Valentine’s Day meal. On February 14th, diners will enjoy a Valentines-inspired menu while experiencing Live Cabaret Music, featuring Michell Oram from “All That Jazz”. The dinner is $75 per guest and requires a reservation, so be sure to book soon!
This boutique hotel in the Pocono Mountains is known for its modern amenities and rustic charm. Couples can spend their evening on Valentine’s Day enjoying a fantastic dinner at Glass-wine.bar.kitchen. This is a great option to end a perfectly romantic day spent in Hawley, PA.
If you’re looking for something beyond the mainstream candlelight dinner, Silver Birches Resort has just the thing! The Valentine’s Dinner Theatre takes place over the weekend from Friday, February 9 to Sunday, February 11. The Ritz. Co. Players will put on a spectacular performance while you and your beloved feast from a special dinner menu! Cash bar cocktails will also be available.
The prices to attend the Valentine’s Dinner Theatre are as follows:
- Friday ($39 per person)
- Saturday ($44 per person)
- Sunday (Matinee Performance $39)
3. Ballroom Dancing
The Silver Birches Resort in Hawley, PA, has one of the best Valentine trip ideas! Ballroom dancing is a great excuse to hold each other close, get lost in each other’s eyes, and let the music guide your feet! The event takes place on February 23 from 8 p.m. to 11 p.m. and is $20 per person. The workshop will be led by a knowledgeable dancing instructor with live music by Little Big Band. A cash bar and munchie menu will also be available. Tickets are $20 per person, so be sure to get yours soon!
The week leading up to the event you can receive a $5 off coupon to use towards the event for guests who dine at The Settlers Inn, The Dock on Wallenpaupack, or Glass-wine.bar.kitchen! If you choose to enjoy a Valentine’s Day dinner, extend your stay and reserve your spot at an unforgettable ballroom dancing experience!
Stay Tuned for Upcoming Lodging Specials
If you’re planning a Valentine’s Day getaway to Hawley, you’ll need a place to stay! Be sure to check the websites for The Settlers Inn, Ledges Hotel, and Silver Birches Resort for irresistible Valentine’s Day vacation packages created just for traveling couples!
You’re Invited to Hawley Silk Mill This Valentine’s Day!
Don’t forget to visit Hawley Silk Mill during your Valentine’s Day getaway! Since 1880, this historic factory has been a cornerstone of the Hawley community. Although its days as a textile factory have long-since ended, the mill has never been more vibrant than it is today! We invite you to find unique souvenirs in the shops, indulge in local food and drink at the Mill Market Bakery and Cocoon Coffee House, or admire art from all over the world at the Looking Glass Gallery. You could spend an entire day exploring everything there is to do at this one-of-a-kind lifestyle center.