Experience a couple’s getaway in Stark County and fall in love with Downtown Canton, unique accommodations, communities full of history, culture, and the spark of romance this winter.

Romantic Winter Getaway

Winter in Ohio is one of the best times to surprise your sweetheart and head out for a romantic getaway. No matter what sparks your interest, one of these romantic winter getaways is ready for you to book in the Canton, Ohio region!


Where To Stay: Nestled in downtown Minerva, Ohio, Sandy Springs Brewers Quarters, is the perfect getaway for couples. Furnished with rustic, brewery-themed, industrial designs you will have a great time in this studio apartment. The three large windows overlooking Main Street brings in so much natural light and will surely make you feel like you are in the big city when you wake up. 

Where To Eat: Enjoy a romantic dinner at Hart Mansion in Minerva at this beautiful historic home offering a gourmet menu. Reservations are required, so make sure to make yours when reserving your weekend away. 

What To Do: Located right next to your accommodations, Sandy Springs Brewing Company offers private igloos for you and your guests to enjoy delicious food and world-class brews. 


Where To Stay: No romantic trip is complete without luxury overnight accommodations. Stay at the brand-new DoubleTree by Hilton Downtown, and enjoy an indoor pool, spacious guest rooms, and the 330 Bar & Grill, an on-site full-service bar and restaurant that will enlighten your taste buds with their brunch menu. The only hotel located in Downtown Canton, its location makes it easy to walk to activities, dinner, or a nightcap, has a big city feel but will make you feel welcome right when you walk in. 

Where To Eat: Downtown Canton has no shortage of delicious and gourmet dining options. Feel like dressing up and going to dinner for a night out on the town? Make reservations to enjoy the delectable steaks, seafood, or chops at either Bender's Tavern or Fronimo's Downtown. Enjoy authentic Italian food with hand-made pasta daily at Lucca or try a new Thai dish at local favorite Basil Asian Bistro

What To Do: Put on your mittens and hat, because learning how to ice skate with a loved one brings out the romance in a movie. The Hall of Fame City Ice Rink welcomes those experienced or those skaters just learning, located amongst the beauty beside the Stark County Courthouse. Have no “Clue” what to do with your sweetie after dinner? Check out Milestone - A Board Game Bar, the brand-new board game café in Downtown Canton.  With over a hundred Board Games to choose from and a full bar, the competition between you two will heat up the night.


Where To Stay: Escape to the romantic haven with the accommodations at Gervasi Vineyard. Experience Tuscany right here in Ohio by booking a few nights at The Villas for a truly luxurious getaway. Each Villa has four suites with a shared, spacious living and dining space and patio.  You can book a suite or an entire villa.  The newest way to experience luxury, The Casa is an upscale, boutique inn.  Each of 24 suites boasts a covered patio with views of the courtyard and pond. Each suite in The Villas and The Casa provides a fireplace, heated floors, and high-end amenities, and a delicious breakfast is delivered to your room every morning. 

Where To Eat: With three dining options during the Winter months at Gervasi Vineyard, your taste buds will not be short of a delectable experience. Enjoy appetizers, lunch, or dinner at The Crush House, a contemporary wine bar and eatery with views of the winery. The Bistro offers rustic Italian cuisine in the breathtaking ambiance of a beautifully restored 1830s barn. End your night with a nightcap at The Still House serving signature spirits, cocktails, draft beers, and wine. Enjoy live music every night and you can enjoy a cigar in The Sin Room. 

What To Do: Tour Gervasi Vineyard's state-of-the-art winemaking facility or distillery with a knowledgeable tour guide.  You will see the production equipment and be led through the process of making our wines or spirits. After the tour, enjoy a tasting of our wine or spirits. Winery and Distillery tours are available every weekend. Pack your coat and hat to spend the afternoon on Stark Parks' Middlebranch Trail that connects the property to trails throughout Stark County. 


Where To Stay: The Inn at Amish Door combines the warmth of country hospitality with the finest in modern accommodations. Located in the Amish Door Village, our 52-room hotel offers a breath-taking view of the rolling farmlands, and offers such desirable amenities as continental breakfast, indoor pool and hot tub. With shopping, dining, and more on the property, it's sure to be both relaxing and romantic in Amish Country. 

Where To Eat: Experience the finest in Amish cooking at The Amish Door Restaurant, and enjoy one of our many choices for Lunch and Dinner. Come hungry and try one of their Sampler Platters with some of our most popular menu items! You won't be disappointed with the roast beef, fried chicken, and buttered noodles. Be sure to leave room after your meal for one of the signature desserts.

What To Do: Bring your hats and gloves to spend an afternoon at The Wilderness Center. With over 10 miles hiking trails to include old-growth forest, a lake, a pond, a look-out tower and prairies. An Interpretive Building with a nature store, an interactive display room, Astronomy Education Building with digital planetarium and an animal observation area.


Where To Stay: Enjoy staying in luxurious accommodations that will put you near all of the action, including Downtown Canton and the Pro Football Hall of Fame. A stay at the Hambleton House Bed & Breakfast will be relaxing for you and your loved one in one of the four private rooms. Each of the rooms is named after a member of the Hambleton family who built the home in 1918. Each suite has its own style and special touches from one with jetted tubs to others with a garden view!

Where To Eat: Enjoy some of the Canton classics while visiting some of the most iconic Canton attractions. Enjoy lunch and a piece of homemade pie at Kennedy's Bar B Que or you can’t go wrong with a Bittner (or one of the other ice cream favorites) at the Canton classic, Taggarts Ice Cream! After visiting all of the attractions, you will have room for a delectable steak at Bakers' Cafe

What To Do: A trip to Canton, Ohio is not complete without visiting the Pro Football Hall of Fame, but you don't have to be an ultimate fan to enjoy this museum.  Entwined with the history of the game is the history of America.  From breaking the color barrier to Super bowl rings, the Hall of Fame recounts legendary moments that had an impact far beyond the football field. Beyond the Pro Football Hall of Fame explore American history at local historical sites and museums, including the William McKinley Presidential Library & Museum and the First Ladies' Museum & National Historic Site.

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