Looking for a nice place to enjoy the company of your significant other? Whether you’re looking for a weekend getaway, a fun date night, or just a beautiful place in nature, West Virginia has something for everyone. Here are a few romantic places in West Virginia:
1. The Greenbrier
The Greenbrier in White Sulphur Springs is a perfect getaway trip if you’re looking to splurge a little on luxury. The resort has great food, a spa, and even a casino.
2. Blackwater Falls State Park
There's nothing like this beautiful waterfall in West Virginia for a nice hike with your significant other.
3. Laury's in Charleston
If you’re in Charleston, you can’t beat the experience and the food at Laury’s. It’s the best in fine dining in the capital city. The restaurant is undergoing renovations right now and expects to reopen in May.
4. Spruce Knob at night
If star gazing with your love is your thing, check out the view from Spruce Knob. This mountain, West Virginia’s highest point, has some of the darkest skies east of the Mississippi.
5. Carriage Inn bed and breakfast in Charles Town
TripAdvisor users ranked this the best bed and breakfast in Charles Town. They serve gourmet food and there are a number of historic sites to see in the area.
6. Babcock State Park
The Glade Creek Gristmill at Babcock State Park is another of those beautiful sights in West Virginia that is great to enjoy with someone you love.
7. Savannah's in Huntington
Have some great food and drink among the flowers with the one you love at this restaurant in Huntington. Savannah’s serves new American food and seafood and has a wine bar, not to mention this gorgeous patio.
8. Stonewall Resort
This resort in Roanoke, W.Va. has lots of things for you to do with the one you love. There’s a spa, golfing, hiking, and canoeing. There are also evening fires in the resort’s Grand Hall and great dining to enjoy.
9. A cabin getaway
What's nicer than a cozy cabin in the mountains? The state has many cabin rental opportunities. This picture is from Country Road Cabins in Hico, West Virginia.
10. Blennerhassett Island State Park
Take a nice bike ride together, have picnic, take a horse-drawn carriage ride — there are lots of opportunities for romance at this historic state park near Parkersburg.
11. The sky -- on a hot air balloon ride.
Morgantown Hot Air Balloon Rides is a business that offers rides. Also, last year the city's annual balloon festival returned for the first time in few years. Last year's event was held in October.
12. The Ritter Park Rose Garden
Roses are romantic. The Rose Garden at Ritter Park has been named one of the best in the country. It features more than 3,000 roses. It reaches full bloom in late May to mid-June, so plan your trip accordingly.
What are your favorite romantic spots in West Virginia? Let me know in the comments.