As with everything in 2020, Halloween may look a bit different this year. VRBO has a solution with paranormal properties and options nearby local haunts — take your pick if you dare. Here are four options if you can brave the potential spooks and scares.
Shamrock House in Sunset, South Carolina
Here, guests claim to occasionally hear a weeping sound from Nancy the Ghost. The owners can’t confirm or deny the presence of Nancy, but they believe she is friendly and the “weeping” is simply creaking from an old house. Find out for yourself if you fancy a meeting with Nancy.
Fleur de Lis Mansion in New Orleans, Louisiana
Paranormal investigators from New Orleans Ghost City Tours discovered a spirit here who goes by Bill or Billy, experiencing and gathering evidence in the Fleur de Lis Suite, the River Suite and the Royal Suite with video and audio recordings. Billy is a bit of prankster. You might feel the covers pulled off in your sleep if you face down Bill during an upcoming stay.
Shanghai Tunnels in Portland, Oregon
This listing for a condo nearby Shanghai Tunnels is in the heart of Portland’s Pearl District. The Shanghai Tunnels are known as one of the most haunted places in the United States; the visitors who dare to enter the underground tunnels are haunted by the spirits of captives who died beneath the city.
Belle Femme Townhouse in Salem, Massachusetts
Does it get creepier than Salem? Find a central location for exploring the area infamous for the Salem Witch Trials of 1692 at Belle Femme Townhouse, with an 18th-century open concept. The McIntire Historic District, The Witch House and Witch Museum are within walking distance of the quaint historic home.
The Guild House Hotel, a boutique hotel in the heart of Philadelphia, announced it officially launched its online booking platform in anticipation of its June 6 opening date. The Guild House Hotel will be housed in a historic landmark, The New Century Guild, previously used as a hub for education, entertainment and activism in the early 20thcentury.
Come one, come all to Washington, D.C., for an Instagramable foodie paradise. Each district of the city has a plethora of trendy restaurants to choose from, making it hard to decide where to grab a bite to eat. Grab your camera, put on portrait mode and snap some photos at these must-see spots.
Have you binge-watched one of Netflix’s hottest new shows, Bridgerton? If you have, you’re probably absolutely obsessed and can’t wait for season two to be released. A new experience from The Brazilian Court Hotel in Palm Beach, Florida, just launched, inspired by this period drama, and fans can get their Bridgertonfix before the next season comes.
Say “Yaas Queen” at Cleveland, Ohio’s, Kimpton Schofield Hotel. Celebrate with your squad in the hotel’s three-bedroom penthouse on the 14thfloor. The promotion welcomes a change of environment and allows you and your best friends a chance to stay in one of the most unique spaces in all of Cleveland.