Summer officially ends on September 22, and soon enough, fall foliage season will begin. For many people, watching the leaves change from green to warm shades of yellow, orange and red is their favorite time of the year. To learn about when fall foliage peaks in each state, view this map. These BedandBreakfast.com Diamond Collection properties are located in areas ideal for travelers who enjoy fall leaf peeping.
Plainfield, New Hampshire: Home Hill Country Inn
This quiet New England B&B is a wonderful place to view fall foliage. The inn is located along 25 acres in a tranquil country setting with hills and valleys. It features a tennis court and a croquet court, and the innkeepers offer free bikes so you can explore the beautiful trails amongst the changing leaves. Because the inn is close to the Connecticut River, you can also rent canoes and go fishing.
Lee, Massachusetts: 1800 Devonfield Inn
This 209-year-old English country house sits on 32 acres of meadows and birch trees that make fall foliage enjoyable for guests. It resides in the foothills of the Berkshire Hills and is only a mile away from Lee’s Main Street, which features antique shops, gift shops, local restaurants, and even a barber shop that hasn’t changed in 75 years. The inn also has incredible history—in 1942, it was visited by the Queen of Holland and FDR!
Estes Park, Colorado: Romantic RiverSong Bed & Breakfast Inn
This inn is sits at the foot of Giant Track Mountain in Estes Park, a peaceful town with abundant wildlife. The inn’s property spans 27 acres and features ponds, hiking trails, and a river. It borders the Roosevelt National Forest, making it a prime spot for fall foliage lovers. The inn also has gorgeous views of Rocky Mountain National Park, which is only a mile and a half away and offers incredibly scenic hikes.
Logan, Ohio: Inn & Spa at Cedar Falls
The Inn & Spa at Cedar Falls is surrounded by the Hocking Hills State Park on three sides, so you don’t need to leave the premises to get stunning views of the changing leaves. Guests can stay in the inn’s rooms, or for those who really want some peace and quiet, there are secluded cottages and rustic cabins in the woods. Adventure packages are available for travelers who want to zipline, go horseback riding, ride ATVs, and go on air tours. There is also an on-site spa for those who need extra R&R.
Irvington, VA: The Hope and Glory Inn
The acclaimed Hope and Glory Inn sits on the western shore of Chesapeake Bay. The inn consists of six English cottages in addition to seven guest rooms in a former schoolhouse built in 1890. The grounds feature lush and authentic English gardens, which even has a moon garden that blooms only at night. The waterfront village has variety of trendy shops, and three golf courses are in the area. You can borrow a bike from the inn for free and go explore the beautiful fall foliage.
Warren, Vermont: West Hill House
Located along a quiet country road in Vermont, this B&B sits on nine acres of a forest in the Green Mountains. The property is very close to a tennis resort and a championship golf course, making it ideal for those who want to spend time outdoors as the seasons change. The inn features extensive gardens and a library of 1,000 books, so even those who don’t like sports can still relax outside and enjoy the scenery.