Want to enjoy one of the most romantic places in America? Well, you don't have to leave the Empire State or the Hudson Valley!

Looking for a romantic weekend getaway but you don't want to travel too far? Well with Valentine Day's about two weeks away, two weeks, and one day if you are reading this the day it was published, Thrillist looked into The Most Romantic Weekend Getaway in Every State.

Thrillist polled their "smartest and swooniest travel writers and editors to play travel agent Cupid" to pinpoint the romantic escape in every state.

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"Whether you prefer a vineyard in bloom or a roadside love nest, a grand adventure or a quiet place to canoodle, you’ll be sure to find something to help write the next chapter of your love story," Thrillist states.

Windham, New York Named Empire State's Best For a Romantic Weekend Away

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More About Windham, New York

Windham, New York is located in Greene County. It was established in 1798 and is considered the "gem of the Catskills,"  according to the town's website.

"Windham is proud of its variety of main-street and mountain businesses ranging from specialty shops, exceptional eateries, and lodging to local, family owned services. The Town of Windham includes an historic main street though Windham itself, and the surrounding hamlets of East Windham, Hensonville, and North Settlement, as well as the hamlets of Maplecrest and Brooksburg in the Catskill Park," the Town of Windham states.

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More Fun Things To Do In Windham, New York


According to Google here are some more of the top things to do in Windham.

  • Windham High Peak
  • Magic On Main
  • The Windham Path
  • Windham Theatre
  • Millrock Restaurant & Bar Room
  • The Vineyard At Windham
  • Ze Windham Wine Bar

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Most Romantic Spots Near New York State

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Did you know that five states border New York? Pennsylvania and New Jersey to the south; Massachusetts, and Vermont to the east; and Connecticut and Rhode Island from across the Long Island Sound.

Below are the most romantic towns near New York State

New Jersey

  • Cape May


  • Mystic


  • North Adams


  • Jim Thorpe


  • Woodstock

15 Impressively Romantic Upstate New York Hotels

Sometimes you need a romantic getaway. Upstate New York has arguably some of the most romantic weekend getaways in our country.

Here's a look at 15 of the top reviewed hotels on Trip Advisor that claim to be some of the most romantic in the state.

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