Whenever winter comes around, we tend to hibernate and stay holed up at home. We don’t blame you, going outside when it is below freezing outside. However, you might want to consider going to a lodge when you can experience the wonders of winter in a luxurious sanctuary. Here are some of the best ones you can visit around the U.S.
Fairmont Heritage Place, Franz Klammer Lodge in Telluride, Colorado
This resort offers an expansive ski area at 9545 feet that’s nestled right into a European-style village. The Fairmont Heritage Place offers a full service spa, heated outdoor pool, and several hot tubs. There’s also a fireplace, patio, and full kitchen in every residence style room.
Hale House in Dixville Notch, New Hampshire
Plan a winter getaway at this New England-style lake house with 7000 acres of private wilderness, private hiking trails, and plenty of snowmobiling terrain. Enjoy lakeside views from an enclosed porch with a good book and a hot toddy in hand. The house features a full sized kitchen and can host up to 12 people in this seven bedroom, six and a half bath home.
Snake River Lodge & Spa in Teton Village, Wyoming
Just 12 miles from Jackson Hole, this gorgeous lodge provides easy access to Jackson Hole Mountain. There’s a 17,000 square foot spa, that’s right, along with an award winning restaurant. There are traditional hotel rooms as well as suites and multi-room residences with fully equipped kitchens.
Stein Eriksen Lodge in Park City, Utah
This luxurious lodge offers an upscale spa and also an impressively extensive wine selection you can enjoy over delicious dinner. It’s close to Deer Valley Resort, which is known for its customer service and its family friendly terrain for plenty of skiing. Best of all, the rooms have fire places and private hot tubs.
Lake Placid Lodge in Lake Placid, New York
Located right on Lake Placid, this lodge is an inredible place to stay and feel all the cozy vibes. Spend the day on skis, snowshoes, or indoors enjoying the fireplace, with s’mores, of course. There are rooms and suites, but for the full winter wonderland experience, make sure to book a private cabin located right on the lakefront.