Winter , Places to Stay , Resorts
Take a Winter Break at a Pocono Resort
Posted: December 20, 2022
Experience the Magic of Winter in the Poconos
The post-holiday months present a challenge for many. Warm lights and decorations come down and everything suddenly turns icy blue and white. Winter is officially here. We can spend the time complaining or we can make the best of it. Luckily, the Pocono Mountains know how to do winter fun better than anywhere else.
From indoor waterparks and winter sport excursions to spa retreats and fine dining, Pocono resorts cover all the bases when it comes to winter escapes.
World-Renowned Pocono Resorts
The Settlers Inn at Bingham Park
Enter a world of simple elegant charm at this popular, 1920s era lodge in Hawley. Enjoy fine, farm-to-table dining, chic, rustic décor and a calendar of seasonal events.
This award-winning resort offers four different lodging options, each with its own unique setting. With a selection of incredible restaurants, a fully-serviced Taproom and even an Adventure Center, Skytop combines luxury and fun.
During a stay at Silver Birches, set your watch to lake time. Even in the middle of winter, this Lake Wallenpaupack spot is alive with activity. And when it’s time to unwind, dine at The Dock or sit back and enjoy lakefront views.
This stylish and eco-friendly hotel’s one-of-a-kind Wallenpaupack Creek location makes it a special place to stay. Just a short drive from Lake Wallenpaupack and Big Bear, guests are right in the middle of the action.
Nestled on the shores of Lake Wallenpaupack, Woodloch Resort has no shortage of great views and winter fun. Kids can go all out skating and tubing while adults take it easy at The Lodge’s world-class spa.
Shawnee Inn & Golf Resort
Shawnee on Delaware, PA
For more than 100 years, The Shawnee Inn has made winter on the river an experience in itself. Whether you need a relaxing getaway or a weekend carving down Shawnee Mountain, this resort accommodates all your winter needs.
Split Rock Resort
Lake Harmony, PA
With close proximity to Jack Frost and Big Boulder Ski Resorts, Split Rock is a skier’s dream. When you need a break from the cold, you can hit up the resort’s bowling alley, restaurants and H2Oooohh! Waterpark.
The Lodge at Woodloch
Spend a weekend refreshing and recharging at this health and wellness centered resort in Hawley. The Lodge slows things down with picturesque views and daily activities focused on relaxation.
Experience lakefront living in one of Tanglwood Resort’s private condos. Besides offering classic winter fun, Tanglwood’s arcade, movie theater and basketball court keep the fun rolling indoors and out.
Cove Haven Resort
Luxurious suites and romantic activities make this iconic resort the perfect place for a couple’s weekend. During the winter, Cove Haven’s nightly entertainment features a lineup of unique artists and comedy acts.
Mount Airy Casino
Mount Pocono, PA
Hit the slopes during the day and party at night at Mount Airy Casino. This award-winning resort offers live entertainment, iconic dining options, luxury spa treatments and access to world-class skiing.
Pocono Palace Resort
East Stroudsburg, PA
Sneak away to this romantic luxury resort in East Stroudsburg. Warm up next to the fireplace or in your own personal hot tub and let loose at the exclusive resort nightclub.
Paradise Stream Resort
Mount Pocono, PA
This romantic lakeside hideaway in Mount Pocono makes a couple’s weekend a must this winter. Enjoy the peace and quiet of spa services, hot tubs and cozy fireplaces. And when night falls, catch some live entertainment.
Sometimes, the Kids Need a Break, Too.
Slide, splash and play your way through waves of winter fun.
Between never-ending homework and being trapped indoors for days at a time, kids need a little vacation too. Prevent that infamous winter refrain of “I’m booored” by taking the family on a fun-filled trip to one of these action-packed indoor waterparks.
From the twists and turns of tube slides to the laidback lazy river, these resorts have a bit of something for both thrill and relaxation seekers. Play and stay at NEPA’s incredible indoor waterparks.
Article updated from its original version published on 12/18/2021.