A couple enjoying drinks in an outdoor pool at Crystal Springs Resort

Winter Getaways at NYC's Closest Resort

Enjoy World-Class Offerings this Season

Whether you’re hoping to escape New York City for a romantic getaway, family vacation, or friends get together, Crystal Springs Resort has the best weekend getaways from New York City. There are many reasons for a wintertime weekend getaway. A fresh year and season is underway, and our onsite amenities are world-class. We have two of the best spas near Manhattan, a world-renowned wine cellar, and daily onsite activities. There’s something for everyone at Crystal Springs Resort, with indoor and outdoor selections galore. You can unwind in a spa, participate in a creative workshop or tour a world-renowned Wine Cellar. This area of New Jersey is unquestionably beautiful in the wintertime, especially after a fresh snowfall. Here are three reasons many believe Crystal Springs Resort is one of the best weekend getaways from NYC.

Winter Activities and Events

Each month, the Resort offers its guests group an abundance of activities and events that range from relaxing in an outdoor heated snow pool to pony rides. Some may think that activities are limited in the wintertime, but they would be wrong!  All of our onsite offerings may be enjoyed on the weekends, which is usually when New Yorkers come to visit. Arguably, our most popular activity is the daily Wine Cellar tour. You’ll be able to taste award-winning wine, learn about the history of the cellar, and observe the genuinely magnificent architecture. Despite a little snow and cool temperatures, we still host marshmallow roasts, pony rides, and laser clay shooting. Visit our website for a complete list of winter activities.

Best Spa Resorts near NYC

It’s no surprise that many New Yorkers who make the easy one-hour drive from the city come to rejuvenate in our world-class spas. Elements and Reflections are two of the country’s premier luxury spas. Guests are wowed by the breathtaking design, serene allure, and first-rate masseuses. Our spas provide massages, facials, body treatments, hair services and more.

Best Restaurants in Northern NJ

After a full day of spa treatments, wine tours, and winter activity, embark on a culinary journey at one of our many award-winning restaurants. One of the secrets to providing one of the best weekend getaways from NYC is our fine cuisine. Choosing amongst our restaurants is challenging, but you truly cannot go wrong.  Recent winner of best fine dining experience in NJ, Restaurant Latour offers a four-star dining experience, gorgeously plated entrees, and excellent wine. You’ll handpick a 3 or 7 course meal that will by truly unforgettable. Pair your meal with a wine selected from the cellar. For a more laid-back atmosphere, visit Crystal Tavern for grilled hanger steak, pasta or beer-battered fish and chips. As NYC’s closest luxury resort, don’t miss the opportunity to experience an amazing getaway just a short drive away.

Originally posted on 12/30/2021.