The Fairmont Copley Plaza Hotel, Boston
Boston is full of rich history, and historical attractions, and any visit here should include a walk on the popular Freedom Trail. Featuring sixteen historical sites, this 2.5 mile trail is connected by a red brick line that makes it easy to follow. Celebrate Boston’s and America’s history, and the 50th anniversary of the Freedom Trail with the Freedom Trail Discovery Package at the Fairmont Copley Plaza.
The Freedom Trail Discovery Package includes the following:
- One night in an elegant guestroom at the Fairmont Copley Plaza Hotel
- Two passes to the Walk Into History tour with an 18th-century costumed guide
- Two tickets to the three Freedom Trail historic museums (Old South Meeting House, Old State House and Paul Revere House)
- A copy of The Freedom Trail: An Artist’s View
The Fairmont Copley Plaza in Boston, MA is located directly across the street from Copley Place, and is a short walk from Newbury Street. This historical hotel offers 383 guestrooms and suites, all with modern amenities including high-speed internet access, flat-screen televisions, and pillow-top mattresses. I stayed at the resort several years ago, and was so impressed by the size of the hotel rooms, as well as the modern amenities.
The Fairmont Copley Plaza in Boston
138 St. James Avenue
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The Mansion at Ocean Edge Resort
Are you still looking for something to do with your family for February school vacation (which is in just two short weeks here)? It’s probably too late to book a flight somewhere, but if you are driving distance to Cape Cod, the February Break Family Getaway Package at the Ocean Edge Resort in Brewster is a great family vacation option. Today, in Massachusetts, the temperature was in the 50s, so it’s entirely possible that the temperature in February will be above average!
The February Break Family Getaway package is available February 17-26, 2012, and rates start at just $129 per night, per room for a family of four for a one bedroom villa (with a sleep sofa). Breakfast can be added daily for an additional $13.95 for adults and $7.95 for kids under 12. There’s plenty for the kids to do all week, including special programming like hip hop classes and a Project Runway challenge. In addition, there are two indoor pools, a game room featuring XBox Kinect, and a kids’ lounge. To book this package please make a reservation online or call (800) 343-6074 and ask for rate code FEBVACAY
Ocean Edge Resort
2907 Main Street
Brewster, MA 02631
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The Sea Crest Beach Hotel
Most people don’t think of Cape Cod, Massachusetts as a great winter vacation spot, but for Valentine’s Day weekend, it may be the best spot around. Even in the winter, it’s incredibly scenic, and February should be a nice and quiet time for a romantic weekend. In addition, the weather here in Massachusetts has actually been unseasonably warm – so you should be able to walk around town without needing to be completely bundled up.
The Sea Crest Beach Hotel in North Falmouth, MA, is offering an “Escape to the Cape” getaway on Saturday, February 11, 2012. Guests will enjoy dinner for two at the on-site restaurant Shutters, a delicious chocolate buffet, and breakfast for two on Sunday morning.
Rates for the Sea Crest Beach Hotel’s Valentine’s Day Weekend Package start at $250 including taxes and gratuities. Additional night stay on Friday, February 10, 2012 is available based on availability starting at $89.
The recently renovated Sea Crest Beach Hotel is located on a private beach in North Falmouth on Cape Cod, Massachusetts. The hotel offers 263 guest rooms and suites, some with fireplaces and water view private balconies, perfect for any romantic getaway.
Sea Crest Beach Hotel
350 Quaker Road
North Falmouth, MA 02556
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A Room at the Colonnade Hotel
Looking for a fabulous winter break in Boston for this upcoming Valentine’s Day weekend? Combine the Colonnade Hotel’s popular Frosty Friday’s package with their Valentine’s Dinner Menu, which is being offered as a special on the evenings of February 10-13th at the on-site restaurant, Brasserie JO. This fun, romantic dinner includes four courses – appetizer, salad, fish, meat, and dessert.
If you’d prefer to stay overnight over Valentine’s Day (on a Tuesday this year), you can book the Overnight Escape at the Colonnade Hotel and combine it with the Valentine’s Day Dinner at Brassiere JO. The package including deluxe accommodations for two and a full American breakfast in Brasserie JO (the dinner is separate). Rates start at $249 per night, excluding tax and gratuities.
The Colonnade Hotel, a four-star boutique hotel that recently completed a $25 million renovation, is centrally located right in the Back Bay section of Boston. You can walk right across the street to the Shops at Prudential Center and Copley Place. Newbury Street, the Boston Public Garden, Symphony Hall, and Boston’s South End are walking distance away.
The Colonnade Hotel
120 Huntington Ave.
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