4 Reasons Why Hawley is One of the Best Winter Getaways in PA

What’s better in the wintertime than finding a cozy place to get away from the hustle and bustle of the holidays? We think it’s the perfect way to embrace the season. In fact, winter getaways in PA are sure to warm your spirit with fun activities, relaxing spaces, and festive events. A visit to Hawley, PA, in particular, this time of year will fill you with wonder and appreciation for the winter beauty of the Pocono Mountains. It will quickly become one of your favorite destinations. Here are four reasons why Hawley is one of the best winter getaways in PA.

Are you looking for the best place for winter getaways in PA? We know just the spot! Download our free Vacation Guide for wonderful winter vacation ideas here in the Pocono Mountains! At Silver Birches Resort in Hawley, you’ll find the winter wonderland you seek!

4 Reasons You’ll Love Winter Getaways in PA

Take a minute this winter to enjoy the little things! Don’t rush through your vacation, but stop to observe the beauty of the area! Relax with a cup of coffee or rest by the fireplace all morning. Sometimes, the best way to vacation is to slow down. Hawley is perfect for that!

  • You’ll love to celebrate the holidays at Hawley WinterFest! The festivities begin in early December. There, you’ll enjoy the festive spirit with holiday fare, carols, a children’s show at the community theatre, artists mingling with festival-goers, ice sculpture carving, gingerbread decorating, and more!
  • Relax with a cup of coffee at Cocoon Coffee House. Whether you are a coffee connoisseur or love to sip on a good latté, you’ll find the perfect pick-me-up to power you through the day. With locations at Silver Birches Resort and the Hawley Silk Mill, you’ll find the best fair-trade coffee in the area just minutes away.
  • Rest near Lake Wallenpaupack by the outdoor fireplace at Silver Birches Resort. Warm your hands with a cup of hot coffee from Cocoon Coffee at Silver Birches. The winter wonderland that is Silver Birches is the perfect setting for winter getaways in PA!
  • Fun winter events at our waterfront will give your vacation a festive feel. So, check out these upcoming winter events:           
Ugly Sweater Christmas Party (December 8) 4 p.m.-9 p.m.

Grab your favorite ugly sweater and join us at The Dock on Wallenpaupack for a fun night with live music and prizes for the best of the worst ugly sweaters. No cover.

Open House Holiday Party (December 9-10)

Celebrate the holidays with other area businesses and friends at The Waterfront at Silver Birches. Dinner & Dancing December 9th, 6 p.m.-11 p.m. and Brunch with Holiday Show December 10th, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Reservations required. $37/Person.

Christmas Campfire (December 9-10)

Get cozy by the lake at Silver Birches Resort for s’mores, hot chocolate (kid & adult versions) and music. Free s’mores to kids 12 and under.

New Year’s Eve Bash (December 31) 8:30 p.m.-1 a.m.

Join us for Decadent Buffet $65 pp, DJ music, dancing, and a champagne toast with a balloon drop at midnight at the Waterfront.

Winter Welcomes You at Silver Birches Resort

Escape the mad rush of decorating, baking, shopping, and family festivities for a vacation to Hawley this winter. Winter getaways in PA are the perfect way to reduce the stress of the holidays, enjoy the wonder of the season, and celebrate with festive fun! And, at Silver Birches Resort, you’ll find all of those at the same place! Whether it’s while sipping hot chocolate at our Christmas Campfire or cozying up in one of our spacious accommodations, you’ll find that there’s no place like Silver Birches for the holidays. “Because no matter how far away you roam, you’ll love a winter getaway here better.” Browse our available lodging and plan your winter trip today!