When we’re wanting to treat our sweethearts, we look no farther than our own backyard. We think you’ll love it, too. Southern Indiana is home to some of the most romantic places around – quaint B&Bs, down home cookin’, and gorgeous vistas. These charming experiences make for the perfect couples’ getaways:
The iconic resort has two historic hotels, two relaxing spas, three epic golf courses, 15 restaurants, and one exciting casino. Take a romantic trolley ride around the towns of French Lick and West Baden. If you don’t feel like exploring the resort, cozy up with room service in the modern and opulent suites.
Nearby: French Lick Scenic Railway, French Lick Winery, Spirits of French Lick
Since it’s Indiana’s largest estate bottled winery, you know it’s one of the best places to share a bottle of wine. Treat yourself to a tour and tasting experience at both the winery and vineyards, and distillery. After the tour, be sure to visit the café, and ice cream and cheese shop. Enjoy music on the patio most weekends.
Nearby: Brooklyn and the Butcher, Big Four Bridge and Big Four Station Park, Hidden Hill
Artists live and play in this historic neighborhood. Take a stroll down the tree-line avenues, admiring the historic homes and dreamy atmosphere. Or, rent a bike with your sweetheart and see it all. The Arts District is buzzing during the day with shopping, galleries, and weekend concerts. At night, it comes alive with events, lounges, and restaurants.
Nearby: Dusty Barn Distillery, Tropicana Evansville Casino, Lockmaster Cottages
The quaint accommodations in a rural town offer blissful seclusion. Stay in a cozy room or suite, or rent an entire cottage for the two of you. The ample grounds are situated next to a scenic lake, idyllic waterfall, and charming woods. Enjoy amenities like a glass-enclosed pool, art and sculptures, and fragrant gardens. The spa and fine dining restaurant are just a stone’s throw away.
Nearby: The Roofless Church, Harmonist Labyrinth, New Harmony Gallery of Contemporary Art
This lovely inn is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Peter and Hannah Kintner hosted travelers in their home in the 1800s. Today’s lavish accommodations feature 15 rooms, five fireplaces, private baths, and antique furnishings. Enjoy coffee, tea, and cookies upon check-in. A homecooked breakfast is included with every stay.
Nearby: Hayswood Nature Preserve, Beaver Street Tap Room, Corydon Capitol State Historic Sites
What are you waiting for? Surprise that special someone with a weekend trip they’ll never forget in Southern Indiana.