Countryside Cottages, 2863 Bartonsville Avenue, Stroudsburg, (570) 629-2131, countrysidecottages.com. This rustic country resort is the perfect place to spend some quiet time indoors or outdoors. Quaint cottages feature log-burning fireplaces, cable TV, and all the comforts of home. Open all year with complete facilities, the scenic escape is just a short drive off Route 611 in Bartonsville. Property neighbors Camelback Mountain Resort, major shopping attractions, fine dining, spas, and Mount Airy Casino.

Crescent Lodge and Country Inn, 5854 Paradise Valley Road, Cresco, (570) 595-7486, crescentlodge.com. A classic Country Inn in the Poconos, this family-owned retreat is comfortable and elegant, surrounded by the beauty of Paradise Valley. All suites and cottages have private baths and climate control, and many come with a fireplace, whirlpool, and outdoor deck. The Inn features one of the finest restaurants in the mountains, with an extensive wine selection, colorful menu, daily specials, pub menu, and live piano music on weekends. Enjoy walking and fitness trails, and nearby spas, adventure park, and casino! Find it at Route 191 and Route 940; treat yourself to a quality experience, to dine or to stay.

Fernwood Resort, 5785 Milford Road, Bushkill, (888) 337-6966, fernwoodresortpoconos.com. Located minutes from many major attractions, Fernwood Resort is Pocono vacation destination. The property features luxury  villas, on-site dining options and family-friendly activity spots. Take a scenic horseback ride on the resort’s lush grounds or play a match on the outdoor tennis courts. Enjoy the 18-hole, par 71 golf course, daily activities, and special events. In the colder months, check out Fernwood’s Winter Fun Center for snowtubing and more! Fernwood features great getaway vacations and weekend packages available all year long! See website for details.

French Manor Inn and Spa, 50 Huntingdon Drive, South Sterling, (877) 720-6090, thefrenchmanor.com. Offering serene views of the scenic Pocono Mountains Region, this romantic stone chateau reflects all the beauty and charm of a French countryside estate. The Inn offers romantic rooms and suites, superb French cuisine and an outstanding wine selection, and rejuvenating spa services in Le Spa Forêt, a fully-green Pocono oasis. Getaway packages and themed events are scheduled throughout the year. Additional information is available online.

Kalahari Resorts & Conventions, 250 Kalahari Blvd., Pocono Manor, (570) 580-6000, book.kalahariresorts.com/poconos. Surround yourself within this unique African-themed resort featuring a massive indoor waterpark with expansion underway for even more waterplay.  Enjoy restaurants to suit all tastes, an exquisite spa, even a sweet shop!

The Resort at Mountain Springs Lake, Mountain Springs Drive, Reeders, (570) 629-0251, mslresort.com. Quiet and secluded resort featuring the fine pleasures of mountain living, with a pristine 76-acre lake and elegant accommodations. Authentic log and cedar cottages nestled amidst evergreens around the lake, with cozy fireplaces and full kitchens, off Mountain Springs Drive via Route 715. Enjoy nature trails, cross-country skiing, biking, skating, sledding, tennis, boating, and swimming on the premises. Only a short drive to shopping, dining, attractions, and nightlife.