Finding the perfect romantic destination can be a challenge. Mountain lodges are so romantic this time of year with a dusting of snow transforming them into a winter wonderland. Visit the Wuksachi Lodge in the heart of Sequoia National Park, located on the western slope of the Central Sierra. This 102-room property features a panoramic mountain setting, full-service restaurant, cocktail lounge, and retail shop. There are plenty of winter activities to engage in or stay indoors and enjoy being warm and cozy.
Take advantage of special romance packages.Winter Sweet Treat package at Wuksachi Lodge offers lovebirds a tasty way to stay toasty on a cold winter night. Upon check-in, adult guests 21+ will find two Sequoia logo mugs waiting in their room, complete with hot cocoa mix and a bottle of Peppermint Schnapps. Rates start at just $138 per night and are available until March 31, 2012.
The lodge’s Winter Romance Package includes overnight accommodations, a bottle of champagne with souvenir flutes, snowshoe rentals for two and sinfully delicious chocolate truffles. Rates start at $195 and are available until March 31, 2012 (weather conditions permitting).
Enjoy the romance of dining at the Wuksachi Lodge Dining Room amid candles, a wood-burning fireplace and floor-to-ceiling windows overlooking giant sequoias. Spice things up with mountain-themed cocktails such as the Ginger Snap Martini with cinnamon or an Oatmeal Stout paired with a shot of Spicebox Canadian Whisky.
The lodge utilizes native granite, oak, cedar and hickory woods in the interiors. Guest rooms include Egyptian cotton linens, down duvets, and bathrobes along with mountain views.
Overnight rates at the Wuksachi Lodge are per night, based on double occupancy and do not include the current county hotel tax of 10% which is subject to change at any time. All rates and packages are subject to availability. For more information, to make dining reservations or to book an overnight stay, call 866-449-4902 or visit http://VisitSequoia.com.
Click here for a listing of winter recreation activities in the Sequoia National Park.
Getting there: Fly from San Francisco Bay Area airports to Fresno International Airport; it is approximately 55 miles to the Wuksachi Lodge.
©Karla Erovick 2012 article
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