Romantic Sturbridge Retreat

Experience a romantic getaway in Sturbridge! From a trip to the spa to some of the area’s best craft beverage spots, enjoy a relaxing weekend away with the one you love.

Day One

Eat Lunch at 413 on Main

After you arrive in town, grab a casual lunch at 413 on Main. Enjoy their New England-made and imported cheeses, and try their delicious lunch dishes made with seasonal items.

Take a Romantic Stroll

After lunch, take a romantic stroll on one of Sturbridge’s many trails. No matter the season, you can take in amazing views while enjoying quality time together.

Heins Farm Conservation Lands

Opacum Woods and Trails

Burgess Discovery Trail

Enjoy Dinner at Avellino

You’ll enjoy more than just a delicious meal at Avellino The open-kitchen format allows you to share in what typically takes place behind the scenes at a restaurant. Watch the chef prepare your dish from start to finish. You’ll leave with full stomachs and a fun new memory to share.

Grab a Sweet Treat at Wicked Licks

After dinner, grab a sweet treat at Wicked Licks Super Premium Ice Cream. Try one of their many flavors, served in a hand-made waffle cone.

Romantic Stay at Publick House

Settle in for the night at Publick House, a historic hotel in the heart of Sturbridge. The hotel has a pool, spa, gift shop, coffee shop and more so you can spend as much time as you want relaxing right at the hotel.

Day Two

Start Your Day at Sturbridge Coffee House

Start your day at Sturbridge Coffee House. Relax in the welcoming café and enjoy coffee and a delicious breakfast sandwich.

Museum Date at Worcester Art Museum

After breakfast, ride over to Worcester to check out the famous Worcester Art Museum. Explore the museum’s historic collection of some of the finest Roman mosaics in the U.S., world-renowned works of European and American art, and 3,500 Japanese prints documenting the entire history of printmaking in Japan.

Lunch and a Drink at Deep Roots Distillery

Head back over to Sturbridge and grab lunch and a drink at Deep Roots Distillery. The newly opened Deep Roots Distillery USA offers mash-to-bottle spirits that use local honey, maple sugar and other locally grown items in their all-natural products. The tasting room offers a rotating menu of signature cocktails, yummy bites to eat.

Get Competitive at Into the Grain

Located at Deep Roots Distillery, Into the Grain Axe Throwing is a fun place for some friendly couples competition. Compete head to head at this brand-new axe-throwing spot and see who comes out on top.

Grab Dinner at Baba Sushi

After you’ve had your fill of axe throwing, enjoy some of the region’s best sushi. The award winning chef is serving up fresh, original sushi creation and delicious Chinese Hot Pot.

Day Three

Relax at the Spa

Spend your final morning relaxing at Publick House. Grab breakfast at the hotel before heading to Publick House’s spa, Simple Indulgence Day Spa. Relax and rejuvenate with a couples massage before you get ready to head home.

Spend the Afternoon at Altruist

Before you go home, enjoy one last afternoon together at Altruist Brewing Company. This local favorite is located in a beautifully renovated historic mill that overlooks the Quinebaug River. Try their hand-crafted beers, and enjoy live music. If the weather allows, you can relax on their outdoor Beer Garden Patio.