Top 10 Date Ideas for a Romantic Winter Getaway in Michigan

Every couple deserves some quality time together. Here at Castle in the Country, we specialize in quality time. From wooded trails and outdoor fire tables to delicious breakfasts and luxurious rooms, we’ve put together the top 10 date ideas for a royally romantic experience. Book your romantic winter getaway in Michigan, and let our experienced Innkeepers help make your stay an unforgettable one.

Man and woman smiling and cross country skiing on a trail through a pine forest.


#1 – Discover Our Winter Wonderland

Embrace the season and explore our 65-acre winter wonderland as you stroll or snowshoe along our wooded walking trails. Of course, you can also simply admire the view from the vantage point right outside your luxurious guest room window.

#2 – Take a Fat Tire Bike Ride

Rent our Fat Tire Bikes for an invigorating ride through our wooded trails. Did you know, fat tire bikes are designed to traverse a variety of terrain in every season? They’re perfect for snow covered paths.

#3 – Cuddle by the Fire

Toast to your future together as you cuddle and converse by the open fire in our outdoor gazebo or, our brick patio area. Listen to the sounds of nature. Appreciate the starry night skies. Savor every moment.

#4 – Experience a Relaxing Couple’s Massage

Relax, de-stress, and rejuvenate with a side-by-side couple’s massage in our Royal Retreat Spa. Book online and add one of our bundled packages. The Royal Treatment includes a 60-minute massage). and for the ultimate in relaxation, our Celebration Experience includes a 90-minute massage. Call our Innkeepers today at 269-673-8054 to add an a la carte treatment.

#5 – Visit a Brewery, Winery or Coffee Shop

Spend your afternoons visiting Southwest Michigan’s local breweries, wineries or coffee shops, where you can sip and savor the day away in each other’s company.

#6 – Explore our Charming Lakeside Towns

Explore the nearby lakeside villages and towns of Saugatuck, Holland or South Haven, Michigan Nestled along the shores of Lake Michigan, you’ll discover unique boutique shops, welcoming antique purveyors, local wineries, craft breweries and farm to table restaurants. Click on our Adventure Map for a 30 mile radius from the Inn and pinned with our favorite picks for whatever activities your heart desires.

#7 – Enjoy a Romantic Dinner

Spend a romantic evening at one of our “Best of the Best” local restaurants where farm-to-table is a way of life.

#8 – Savor a Gourmet Breakfast

Spend a leisurely morning as you savor a delicious gourmet breakfast in our spacious midnight sky dining room with stunning views of the grounds.

#9 – Play in the Snow

Build memories together with fun local activities like ice skating, cross-country skiing or snowshoeing, or downhill skiing. Our nearby ski resorts, Bittersweet Resort and Timber Ridge Ski Area, are popular places to ski and snowboard.

#10 – Luxuriate in Your Private Suite or cozy Guest Room

Get comfy in the privacy of one of our romantic guest rooms or suites; choose from our 8 suites with king sized bed, in-room fireplace, two person jetted tubs, and walk-in showers or, our 2 cozy rooms with queen sized bed and shower baths.

Cozy guest room with light blue walls, two upholstered chairs in front of a gas fireplace


The Best Adults-Only Getaway in Michigan

These top 10 fun things to do in Michigan for couples is just the tip of the iceberg. Yes, there’s more. For help planning your custom romantic getaway, contact our innkeeping staff for recommendations. Or simply download our Mobile App for restaurants, specials, and directions.

Romantic winter getaways at our Castle in the Country Bed & Breakfast are truly special, offering couples an opportunity to spend quality time alone, away from the stresses of day-to-day life. Get reacquainted in one of the most unique places to visit in Michigan.

Not sure when you can get away? We offer customizable gift certificates, which are valid for up to five years. Surprise your loved one with the gift of a romantic getaway in Michigan.

All of us at Castle in the Country look forward to helping you plan your most memorable getaway this winter! Check availability and book now.