25 February, 2024, 06:10

Seasonal Escapes

For travelers seeking to escape the holiday season hustle, Benchmark Resorts & Hotels has curated a selection of U.S. destinations, guaranteeing a getaway that transforms the end-of-year rush into delightful moments.

Destinations in the West
  • Nestled in Arizona’s Sonoran Desert, The Wigwam is a luxury resort offering intimate casitas and suites across its expansive 440-acre property. With three distinctive restaurants, a lavish spa, multiple pools, and three championship golf courses – it promises a comprehensive and indulgent escape just outside Phoenix.
  • At the foot of the largest ski resort in the U.S., YOTELPAD Park City is the perfect haven for winter enthusiasts eager to embrace Utah’s snowy season and conquer the exhilarating slopes.
  • In California’s Sonoma Wine Country, Flamingo Resort offers a perfect blend of relaxation and entertainment. With options ranging from Cal-Pacific cuisine and lively nightlife to exclusive wine-tasting experiences in Fernando’s Hideaway, there’s something to delight every traveler’s palate.

Destinations in the Midwest
  • Infused with Midwestern charm and contemporary design, The Bradley stands as a beacon of hospitality and entertainment in the vibrant heart of Fort Wayne, Indiana – a city that promises not only modern sophistication but also a delightful atmosphere for a fun-filled visit.
  • Experience the pinnacle of winter sports at Pine Mountain Ski & Golf Resort in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula. Revel in the convenience of ski-in/ski-out accommodations or explore a network of well-groomed trails via snowmobile.
  • When Lake Geneva freezes over and snow covers the ground, The Abbey Resort transforms into a Wisconsin Winter Wonderland. Here, travelers can partake in ice skating, hit the slopes at Wilmot Mountain, marvel at nearby ice castles, or indulge in fireside s’mores on the Harbor Patio.

Destinations in the South
  • Amidst the rolling trees of the Texas Hill Country, La Cantera Resort & Spa is a one-stop vacation hidden just outside of San Antonio. When guests aren’t relaxing at the spa or playing a round of golf, they can take the resort shuttle to Six Flags or discover the region’s wineries.
  • Situated in Tampa Bay, Saddlebrook Resort is the ideal place to rest and recharge with family and friends. Whether you’re birdwatching on a stroll through the 480-acre nature preserve or perfecting your swing on one of the golf courses, Saddlebrook Resort offers diverse experiences for active-oriented travelers.

Destinations in the Northeast
  • Tucked away on 3,500 acres, The Preserve Resort & Spa is a haven for adventure enthusiasts in Rhode Island. With sporting clay stations, horseback riding, fly fishing, hiking, and more, the resort caters to the diverse interests of its guests. Each day at The Preserve offers a range of activities, providing travelers with opportunities to connect with nature and embrace sporting life.
  • New England charm pairs with modern amenities at the historic Hanover Inn. Situated near New Hampshire’s finest attractions and activities—including museums, skiing, hiking, breweries, and beyond—this location promises a seamless blend of scenic charm and diverse leisure options.
  • For an urban escape, Boston Harbor Hotel is a waterfront sanctuary in Boston’s historic downtown. Here, there is no shortage of timeless history. Wander the scenic Boston Harbor, stroll along the storied Freedom Trail, or hop in a water taxi and travel around the city in style.