Beacon Inn – United States
Bobham Beach Bed and Breakfast
4 Riverview Avenue, Popham Beach – Phippsburg, ME 04562
Phone: (207) 389-2409 Fax: (207) 389-2379
While not technically beacon, this former life-saving station offers views of several lighthouses off the Kennebec River, Maine, including Seguin Island. It is especially eligible as a romantic site, where you may have seen it appear in the movie Message in a Bottle. Right on the beach, there are four rooms to choose from, which come with a two or three-story breakfast served in the former Chaos Hall.
Bed and breakfast cove
Lighthouse1 Loop Road – PO Box 1300, Ocracoke, North Carolina 27960
Phone: (252) 928-4192 Fax: (252) 928-4092
Six tastefully decorated rooms and a cottage with amenities at Cove. This is not a beacon, but it is located on the outer bank of North Carolina, a stone's throw from the Oakracock Lighthouse. A ferry trip takes you to the island, where you can't do anything or anything, from walking on the beach to eating good food. There is no information about their breakfast, other than that delicious. Hint: The sunset side overlooks the lighthouse.
Heceta Head Bed and Breakfast
92072 Hwy. 101 South, Yachats, or 97498
Phone: toll-free 1- (866) -547-3696
Imagine staying in one of the six rooms of the original home in Lightkeeper on the Oregon coast. And wake up to a breakfast of seven dishes. And sleeping on a first-class Fresnel lens flashes its warning. It doesn't get much better. Oh wait, did you mention the stoves to take the cold at night? Or two cats beacon available for cuddling? Hint: Victoria's room may come with a guest … Street, ghost of the famous house.
Lighthouse Inn at Point Cabrillo
45300 Lighthouse Road, PO Box 641, Mendocino, California 95460
Phone: Toll-free: 866-937-6124
Four vintage furnished guest rooms and cottages are available for rent in the original Lightkeeper house at Point Cabrillo Lighthouse. All rooms overlook the ocean, and the Lightkeepers room in the main house comes in blackout shades and overlooks Third Order Fresnel. A five-stage gourmet breakfast is served, and all guests are treated to a night tour of the operating lighthouse.
East Brother Light Station
117 Park Place, Point Richmond, CA 94801
Phone: (510) 233-2385
Four rooms in this inn are located directly in the lighthouse, and the fifth is in the original fog signal building. Stay at the lighthouse includes champagne dishes on arrival, a multi-course dinner with wine, and a full gourmet breakfast the next morning. Guests are also provided with a full island tour. Special discounts for January, February and March.
Sand Hills Lighthouse
Five Mile Point Road PO Box 298 Ahmeek, MI 49901
Phone: (906) 337-1744
Eight beautiful rooms, each with private bathroom and two with whirlpools and balconies decorated in Victorian style. Breakfast is served late in the day, trendy for lovers, at 9:30. The original beacon lens is located at home, in the lightkeeper office. Enjoy the views of Lake Superior, or stay warm in billiards in the recreation room. Enjoy the stars at night … No light pollution gets in the way (see the northern lights).
Big Bay Point Bed and Breakfast Lighthouse
# 3 Lighthouse Road, Big Bay, Michigan 49808
Phone: (906) 345-9957
Valentine's Special Package (from February 13 to 17) (this year's course-filled) includes a two-night stay with a full breakfast every morning, one-hour relaxing massages, a romantic gift basket, and flowers and dinner at Thunder Bay Inn. The lighthouse also doubles as a spa with full sauna facilities and massage therapy. You can try hot stone and massage the dead sea containers. Or maybe a relaxing (Swedish) massage and herbal body wrap. Whatever you choose, this will be a perfect winter retreat with my girlfriend.
Inn Lighthouses – Caribbean Islands
Palmetto Point Lighthouse (Bahamas)
2309 Woodview Road, Kinston, NC 28504
No bed and breakfast place, but a full size house in a lighthouse vacation home is only planned in the Bahamas. It is available as a weekly rent, with three bedrooms, two full bathrooms, air conditioning, and a pink sandy beach at the doorstep. Yes, pink. What other color is suitable for love?
Lighthouse Inn (Jamaica)
West End Road, Negril, Jamaica
Phone: (876) 957-4052
Located across from Negril Lighthouse, these cottages are only made for mid-winter holidays. The cottages are set in a "almost untouched" natural park, and the Inn restaurant declares it famous for serving great romantic dinners. And of course, in Jamaica, you have all the natural things you can do and see next to the lighthouse like diving, sailing, swimming and more.
Inn Lighthouses – Australia and New Zealand
Cape Otway Lightstation (Australia)
Great Ocean Road, Cape Otway, Victoria, Australia
Phone: 03 5237 9240 (int :: +61 3 5237 9240)
Can you get any better than this? Located in the heart of the Great Ocean Walk, the light station is the oldest lighthouse from the mainland in Australia. You have your choice of three types of accommodations, starting from the Head Keeper house (up to 16 people) or the Bed and Breakfast buildings, the Bed and Breakfast Head Lightkeeper or the newest Director of the Bed & Breakfast House. Homemade food at the Light Station by Greek and French chefs.
Lighthouse and Conservation (New Zealand)
326 The Esplanade, Island Bay, Wellington, NZ (Lighthouse)
116 The Esplanade, Houghton Bay, Wellington, NZ (The Keep)
Box 11275, Wellington, New Zealand
Phone / Fax (04) 472-4177 Mobile: 027-442-5555
For a totally different experience from Cape Otway, you can stay on a countryhouse or its companion, The Keep. In the lighthouse, the basement is the kitchen and bathroom, the middle floor contains the bedroom and the upper floor (the lantern room) contains a sitting room. The site says you can sleep upstairs if you like, as long as you are ready to wake up from sunrise. Plenty of breakfast items to choose from. The Keep is a stone building located at the foot of the mountain, and has a lounge, kitchen on the 1st floor, bedroom and bathroom (with spa) the next day. Opening opening on the roof.
Inn Lighthouses – Netherlands
NLDromen aan zee, Postbus 89, 8860 AB Harlingen
Phone: +31 (0) 517 414410
A one-room hotel is how you call this lighthouse that has stopped working itself. The lighthouse is only available for two people, and includes breakfast. Additional amenities include champagne, red roses and a champagne breakfast. If the lighthouse is booked (2008 full), you can always stay at Harbor Crane or Lifeboat.
Lighthouse Inn – Sweden
Damman Lighthouse Waterhotel
Kalmar Sound, Baltic Sea
"Baltic Island" Lighthouse, the Daman Island Lighthouse in Sweden, is a full service hotel built from an abandoned lighthouse. Ongoing upgrades, and plans for this year include adding wind generators. The light is open all year round, however, the weather may play a role. The hotel boasts sauna facilities, including one on a floating boat, Misty Sauna, complete with a bar, where one can float around Kalmar Sound and enjoy a true Swedish sauna and swim in the Baltic Sea afterwards. Menus are designed for you.
Inn Lighthouses – United Kingdom
Corsewall Point Kirkcolm, Stranraer, Scotland DG9 0QG
Phone: 01776 853220
Although this luxury hotel is on sale (did you get $ 2.5 million to spare?), It is still open. Typical menus for the award-winning romantic restaurant will benefit you. But if the stay in the hotel is not private enough, there are two new suites about three minutes away from the main hotel building, with stunning views of the sea. Near golf (of course, this is Scotland after all) and museums can fill your spare time.
Trinity House Lighthouses
Run by rural retreats
Thirty, yes thirty, lighthouse accommodations to choose from, from Cornwall to Devon, Isle of Wight to Yorkshire. Trinity House, the Lighthouse of Great Britain, has renovated an astonishing number of homes for people who are staying in light and renting them through countryside gatherings. You are sure to find something for romantic moments together. On the website, click on the beacons on the left and a list of accommodations will appear. Alderney Lighthouse, in the Channel Islands, is one of those available for rent.
Well, it has been over 15 years, since it was the last 30 years. But even if you don't reach a romantic lighthouse on this Valentine's Day, there will always be the next. Tell my girlfriend to start saving (and book now). For photos and links, please visit Lighthouse News.