Nothing says cozy up like a charming cabin or room in one of the most romantic settings in Ohio. A romantic getaway in Hocking Hills is available at your fingertips with these charming spots guaranteed to set the mood. From spas to quaint hikes and gorgeous views, everything you need is right here, surrounded by nature in a quiet, secluded space for that perfect getaway. Explore the options in Hocking Hills and enjoy making memories with your loved one.
Inn & Spa at Cedar Falls
Any stop in Hocking Hills would not be complete without a visit to the Spa at Cedar Falls. Choose to stay in one of their many romantic accommodations, tucked away amongst the trees, or try out the secluded spa with relaxing services including couples massages.
Take advantage of the beautiful Hocking Hills to go hiking on many of the trails in the state park. Ash Cave is a popular trek with visitors and locals with paved trails for all skill levels. Visit in spring for vistas of the waterfall. Fall colors abound in autumn along with some spooky, haunted tales of old ghosts meandering through Hocking Hills.
Located 17 miles from Old Man’s Cave, the remote location is worth the visit to see some incredible views from up high. Enjoy serenity at Cantwell Cliffs with a loved one as you meander the trails and gorge to find the best vistas in Hocking Hills.
Conkle’s Hollow Nature Preserve
Stop by and listen to the bird’s chirp as you watch to identify species of the avian variety. Spring wildflowers, sandstone gorges, and more are part of this beautiful romantic scene. Enjoy an easy access for all ages and abilities at Conkle’s Hollow.
Take an Ecotour
Fully guided nature hikes are available for couples who want to explore the area and learn some history. Experience rock features like tunnels and narrows to keep things interesting for couples who want a little adventure along the way.
Looking for a little less adventure? Try some low-key wine tasting at several wineries and tasting rooms in the area. At Manchester Hill Winery, enjoy local flavors with nibbles, or visit Rockside Winery for pizza and live music with a drink. Hocking Hills Winery offers everything from flights to finger foods in a beautiful ambiance. Wine slushies can be taken to go for those who want to sip from the comfort of their cottage. Not a wine fan? Try the moonshine instead at Hocking Hills Moonshine distillery with a tour and tasting.
Love is in the air with these high-flying tours out of New Plymouth. Choose from customized flights for up to an hour, including sunset and evening flights for couples who want to fly high up on the wings of love with Hocking Hills Scenic Air Tours.
Get your feet back on the ground with a great glass-blowing class at Jack Pine Studio. Enjoy making your custom piece of blown glass or watch the pros make one take home as a souvenir to this beautiful, unique place in Hocking Hills.
A visit to Hocking Hills isn’t complete without trying some romantic fare in and around the region. With so many choices, it can be hard to decide. Here are some ideas to get you started:
- Kindred Spirits restaurant at Inn & Spa Cedar Falls with classic American food
- Utopia Brick Oven Restaurant right in Logan offers Italian and American food with live music in the summer
- Try a taste of Appalachian cuisine with a stop at Rhapsody Restaurant in Nelsonville. Partnering with Hocking College Culinary Arts program, this space offers steaks and fine foods for a romantic night out
Stay and Play
The best way to enjoy a romantic getaway in Hocking Hills is by staying awhile at one of the many beautiful places. Relax in a sauna pod at Chalets of Hocking Hills. Book for an hour or the entire day, as you please. Prefer a Georgian Manor? Try this adults-only B&B overlooking Lake Logan, voted one of the top five in Ohio. Hocking Hills State Park Cabins offer low-cost romantic lodging options for all people who want to enjoy time with loved ones. Check out nearly 40 cabins inside the park with access to the best views the park has to offer. Try out Ravenswood castle for a unique experience or Hocking Hills Tiny Houses for a smaller space that is no less romantic and quaint for a getaway that will build memories for years to come.