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Hotels for Fall Foliage Experiences

by Holly Riddle

Oct 23, 2018

foliage © Chee-onn Leong | Dreamstime

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Ready to go leaf peeping? Stay at these hotels for the top fall foliage experiences.

 

Chebeague Island Inn

Take the short ferry ride from Portland, Maine, to Chebeague Island. The beautiful colors are reason enough to visit, but the Inn is certainly an added bonus. It prides itself on its “unplugged” philosophy; there are no televisions or phones in the unique 21 guestrooms, but the amenities do include L.L Bean bicycles and the opportunity to take a sunset cocktail cruise on a classic schooner.

 

Kenwood Inn & Spa

Peep a different kind of leaf at Kenwood Inn & Spa. The Sonoma Valley inn is perfect for your home base as you travel around the region, watching the grape leaves change colors after harvest. Prime viewing season is midlate October.

 

Hotel Modera

When you’re in Portland, Oregon, a stay at Hotel Modera means you’re just a short drive away from the country’s largest urban park, Forest Park. You can get your fill of the autumn views while exploring the expansive space, then do another kind of exploring back in the city — an exploration of Portland’s beer scene!

 

Montage Palmetto Bluff

In South Carolina, stay at Montage Palmetto Bluff, a great starting point for your exploration of the Palmetto Bluff Conservancy. The Conservancy gives you a better understanding of South Carolina Lowcountry through biological and archeological studies. However, while you’re learning new things, you’re also immersed in the beautiful natural setting, where you’re sure to spot some of the local wildlife, from white-tailed deer to maybe even an alligator or two.

 

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