Imagine a place with Southern hospitality, constant beach weather, breathtaking mountains, sophisticated cities, and bohemian chic. This magical place goes by the name of North Carolina.
In this beautiful Southern state, you and your loved one can sink your toes into the sand, unwind in the serene Appalachian Mountains, go out for a night on the town, or stroll arm-in-arm through quaint towns reminiscent of yesteryear.
Whatever you’re craving for a romantic getaway with your significant other, North Carolina has something and more. Check out our picks of the best 15 destinations for a love-cation:
1. The Duke Mansion – Charlotte
To call this merely a Bed & Breakfast would be like calling The Beatles just a band. This 32,000-square-foot mansion built in 1915 showers guests with Southern charm, exquisite furnishings and gardens, and ultimate luxury in the heart of Charlotte’s historic district.
This beautifully restored landmark boasts fine Southern architecture, full breakfast included, prepared by an Executive Chef, a library, and 4.5 acres of lush gardens and courtyards.
For the highest quality in romantic getaways at the Duke Mansion, stay in the Dowd Suite. You and your special someone will have your own sleeping porch, spa tub, and shower for two in this extravagant space.