How to Plan the Best Weekend Getaway from Columbus, Ohio

There is a lot to love about living in the city. However, every now and then, we all need to escape our day-to-day routine. Below you will find the ultimate itinerary for planning the perfect weekend getaway from Columbus, OH. However, if you are searching for more fun things to do on your vacation, simply download our free Geneva-on-the-Lake Vacation Guide. It is full of over 100 recommendations on outdoor recreation, wineries, restaurants, and more!

The Perfect Weekend Getaway from Columbus, OH

1. Have Fun In the Great Outdoors

A sunset on the beach at Geneva State Park, one of the parks near Geneva-on-the-Lake, Ohio.If you are planning a weekend getaway from the city, then you are likely looking for a way to unplug. Luckily, when you plan a trip to Geneva-on-the-Lake, you will find plenty of ways to relax, destress, and enjoy nature and the great outdoors. Winter welcomes ice fishing and snow sculpting. Summer is great for refreshing swims in the beautiful Lake Erie. Autumn is a beautiful time to enjoy grape harvest season. And spring is perfect for long bike rides through the parks. (For more recommendations on parks and outdoor recreation, read our blog on the best parks near Geneva-on-the-Lake.)

2. Pamper Yourself at the Spa

girlfriends spa getawayA trip to the spa is always an amazing compliment to a day well-spent in the outdoors. Whether your skin is thirsting for a facial or your body is aching for a deep-tissue massage, our onsite spa at the Lakehouse Inn has everything you need to come back home feeling completely rejuvenated! If you plan to indulge at the spa during your visit at the Lakehouse Inn, we recommend taking advantage of our spa specials.

3. Enjoy the Best Food

Chef placing herbs on foodIf your idea of the perfect weekend getaway includes wine tasting and enjoying the freshest farm-to-table foods in Northeast Ohio, then Geneva-on-the-Lake won’t disappoint. At the Lakehouse Inn, our guests can enjoy wines from our very own winery. Whether you are craving a full-bodied red or a light and refreshing white, you will find it all on our menu!

In addition, our very own restaurant, Crosswinds Grille, features brilliant menus that change with the seasons. However, savory charcuterie boards, local cheeses, freshly pickled vegetables, and wood-fired pizzas are always on the menu! Remember to save room for dessert. You won’t find cuisine like this anywhere else in Geneva-on-the-Lake.

Stay in the Middle of It All

If you are looking for easy access to all of these great attractions, look no further than the Lakehouse Inn! Our property is only a few steps away from the beautiful Lake Erie. When you book your stay, you can look forward to indulging at our spa, enjoying $2 wine tastings each evening from our winery, and completing the night with a farm-to-table dinner at our onsite restaurant, Crosswinds Grille. If you are ready to plan your next Lake Erie getaway, browse our current specials and book your stay today. We can’t wait to host you at the Lakehouse Inn!

If you are looking for more things to do during your weekend getaway from Columbus, Ohio, remember to download your free Geneva-on-the-Lake Vacation Guide!