When you say the word “Hershey” to most people, they immediately think of CHOCOLATE! Well Hershey means so much more; located just three hours from Philadelphia and four hours from New York City; the town Hershey, PA is a wonderful hidden gem and a perfect place for a romantic getaway.
About Hershey, Pennsylvania
Hershey, Pennsylvania is named for the founder of the Hershey Corporation, Milton Hershey, who not only started a chocolate company but an award-winning school, and a full family vacation destination tucked away in a rural Pennsylvania town.
Nicknamed, the “Sweetest Place on Earth” – Hershey boasts many family fun activities including a 121-acre Theme Park including the United States first looping roller coaster. The Hershey Chocolate World Ride Tour teaches everyone how Hershey Chocolate is made. There is even a trolley tour of the town, the Milton Hershey museum, and many other activities including an abundance of dining and shopping opportunities.
The Hotel Hershey
However, when it comes to a quick romantic getaway, Hershey is perfect! Recently, Magical Memory Planners Agent, Carla Haydt and her husband David, spent a romantic weekend at the beautiful Hotel Hershey to celebrate their 20th wedding anniversary. Here is what they had to say “Knowing we could get away to this beautiful destination and still be close to home and know all safe precautions were taken during these unprecedented times; was such a breath of fresh air.”
Built in 1934 on top of one of the highest points in Hershey, you see the entire town from the entrance of the property. This elegant hotel is one of the nationally registered Historic Hotels of America. With 276 beautiful guest rooms and several woodside cottages tucked away for
amazing privacy; romance is in the air at this sophisticated retreat. Restaurants range from an intimate Italian trattoria to the award-winning Circular Dining Room which boasts a magnificent view of the formal gardens.
The Hotel Hershey Spa
However, what you really want to come for is The Spa At The Hotel Hershey. Couples relax and indulge in everything chocolate from Hershey kisses, which line all the relaxations rooms to spa treatments that will keep you smelling sweet all day long. The Spa At The Hotel Hershey is
known for personal touches and indulging treatments. Even during COVID-19 the Hershey Spa offered the highest level of cleanliness while still feeling like a relaxing escape.
If you are looking for a perfect romantic getaway, the woodside cottages can not be matched. A deluxe king room in the cottages offers a private outdoor entrance with patio, spacious accommodations, an in-room fireplace, an oversized bathroom featuring a large rain shower and soaking tub; not to mention luxurious bathrobes and amenities from The Spa at the Hotel Hershey. Two nights here and you will never want to return home.
The Hotel Hershey is the perfect location for a romantic getaway, whether you are sipping chocolate martinis by the fireplace in the Iberian Lounge, exploring the memorizing beauty of the Butterfly Atrium of the Hershey Gardens located on property or indulging in a chocolate massage at The Spa At The Hotel Hershey. Valentines Day never tasted so good!
Book Your Own Romantic Getaway
There isn’t a more wonderful place to take your love then to the sweetest place on earth for a romantic getaway.
Ready to plan your own family or romantic getaway to Hershey? Let Carla help you put the pieces together!