4 of the Most Romantic Things to Do in CT in Winter

Romantic Things to do in CT winterWhen our luxury inn’s fireplaces are ablaze and the air outside boasts a brisk breeze, you know that romance is in the air!

The chilly winter weather gives couples an even better reason to get closer this season, and there’s no better place to send the sparks flying than beautiful Greenwich, CT. Our New England haven just an hour from New York City is the perfect place for couples to escape the bustle of the city and find a peaceful escape in a historic and romantic setting. If you’re planning a romantic getaway with your sweetheart this season, here are just some of the most romantic things to do in CT in winter that we highly recommend!

There’s an entire list of fun and romantic things to do in CT in winter in our free Greenwich Vacation Guide! Easily download yours today and let’s start planning your next winter getaway!

4 Romantic Things to Do in CT in Winter That You’ll Love

From classic date ideas to quaint and romantic day trips, there are plenty of ways to enjoy quality time together in Greenwich. Just to help you get started, here are some of our top picks that we’re sure you’ll love almost as much as each other!

Visit Local Wineries

This activity is one of the most romantic things to do in CT during winter! It gives you the chance to escape the cold for a little while as you get a taste of the region’s best wines. The lovely vineyard settings also make the perfect backdrop as you sip on your favorite selections and enjoy the sunset views.

Enjoy a Romantic Meal

This tried and true date is a must during your romantic getaway to Connecticut. Greenwich is home to a variety of restaurants serving up delectable cuisine in a memorable atmosphere. For a romantic evening you won’t soon forget, consider booking a reservation at these fine local eateries.

  • L’Escale Restaurant: This waterfront restaurant features a menu of delicious Mediterranean cuisine.
  • Harvest Wine and Bar: Serving only the freshest farm-to-table dishes, this fine restaurant also features an extensive wine menu featuring selections from around the world.
  • Elm Street Oyster House: Famous for its marble bar and flavorful seafood, the Oyster House is one of Greenwich’s most beloved gem restaurants.

Embark on a Dinner and Cocktail Cruise

Take dinner a step further and create an experience that will make all of your friends jealous! Greenwich Boat Charters provides a dinner and cocktail cruise that guides you along the harbor just as the sun begins to set. Many guests bring their own meal or have a caterer deliver their dinner for them! However, the boat charter will also supply your meal for you if that is preferable. You may also choose to enjoy your meal onboard or take it to-go until you reach a quiet, peaceful cove. The choice is all up to you!

Enjoy a Couple’s Spa Day

There’s nothing more romantic (especially in the winter) than enjoying a trip to the spa with your significant other. While the Stanton House Inn does not have a spa on our premises, we are luckily within walking distance of fantastic day spas on Greenwich Avenue and downtown. A few of our favorite spas in Greenwich, CT include Serenity Spa and Dream Day Spa.

Romantic and Fun Things to Do in Connecticut at Night during the Winter

There are plenty of opportunities to see a show or other cultural attraction in Greenwich and nearby! A few of our favorites include:

The Capitol Theatre

This is actually just over the border in Port Chester, NY, but it’s within easy reach of guests at the Stanton House Inn. In fact, you and your significant other could walk to the Greenwich Train Station, ride over to Port Chester, attend a show at the Capitol Theatre, then repeat the trip back without the need for a car.

Curtain Call

Another fantastic romantic evening activity in winter in Connecticut is Curtain Call in Stamford.

Palace Theater

Another Stamford attraction with plenty of shows throughout the year for a fun evening activity, the Palace Theatre is easy to reach from the Stanton House Inn.

Indulge in a Romantic Getaway Package at the Stanton House Inn

If the two of you are hoping to relax during your romantic getaway, the Stanton House Inn’s Romantic Getaway Package is for you! In addition to your stay in our historic inn, you will also be treated to a complimentary bottle of champagne and chocolate-dipped strawberries right in your room! Cheers to that!

Plan the Ultimate Winter Escape From the City to Stanton House Inn

Our romantic bed and breakfast outside NYC is the perfect destination for any couple looking to take a break and fall in love with each other all over again. The historic inn boasts beautifully decorated guest rooms and suites for you to choose from.

one of our romantic suites with a hot tub in room makes for a perfect getaway near romantic things to do in ct in the winterSome perfect romantic rooms to enjoy this winter at the Stanton House Inn include:

  • Room 28
    The former master bedroom of the original historic mansion, this room has a working gas fireplace on the second floor.
  • Room 14
    This room is on the first floor of the house with a private entrance on the south side of the house. It also features a working gas fireplace.
  • Sackett Suite
    This romantic suite does not have a fireplace, but it does feature a hot tub in the room. There is a fireplace to curl-up by or play a board game in one of our common rooms, however.

You will also have access to the beautiful gardens, inviting common rooms, and a complimentary continental breakfast each morning. It’s no wonder we were named one of the best bed and breakfasts in Connecticut! Find your favorite room and book your romantic escape to Stanton House Inn today!