Many couples looking to host a wedding are looking for a elopement location and honeymoon all in one place. Who needs the stress of all that planning. Kick back, relax, and celebrate, and if you are looking at North East Ohio, you have hit the jackpot. Not only does Ashtabula and Lake County have beautiful sweeping views of Lake Erie but rolling hills of vineyards, farm lands, nature back drops, and rustic beauty that can't be beat.
If you are planning an elopement with us, here are a few places we recommend you consider turning into your honeymoon spot.
The Lakehouse Inn Resort
The Lakehouse Inn Resort is a romantic getaway for the two of you. This inn not only has the best views in the area and also has a day spa and restaurant on site. AND they also make their own wine. Can anyone say jackpot? A cozy getaway in their famous Beach House or in any one of their suites is a perfect spot to celebrate as a new couple. This boutique resort is within walking distance of Geneva-on-the-Lake and in driving distance of local wineries. With it being less than 10 minutes from Rt. 90, and sitting on the shores of Lake Erie, this spot just can't be beat.
Local tip: Book the Mini-Moon Package and make the most of your time away. This package is made to pamper newlyweds including a couples massage, a basket of goodies, breakfast, and more.
2. The Lodge at Geneva-on-the-Lake
This state owned hotel is the largest in the area with many amenities on site. This hotel style resort is fun for the whole family. With a restaurant, bar, paddle boats, and zip lining on property, this is a great choice for families or those who prefer a hotel style accommodation. Whether or not you are staying at The Lodge, as the locals call it, you can participate in their wine shuttle.
Local tip: book the Two Night Wine Excursion Package. This package includes two night accommodations, bookings on their wine shuttle, wine flights, and breakfast. Use Promo Code: TASTEOHIO when booking.
3. Vineyard Woods
Although Vineyard Woods is newer to the area they have something else all the others don't; vineyards. These cozy cabins are nestled in tight among the vineyards near Kosicek Vineyards, a locally owned and operated winery in the Harpersfield, OH area, and very close to many other Grand River Valley wineries. These luxurious accommodations include three cottages and a villa that can be rented by room or for the whole family. If you are looking for cute & cozy honeymoon suite that is close to area wineries, look no further.
Local tip: Book the Gewürztraminer Suite so the two of you have extra room to get ready. This suite also offers the best view at Vineyard Woods. This suite includes a cozy bedroom with a LED fireplace, in-suite bathroom and kitchenette.