Escape with your loved one to enjoy a romantic weekend in Hamilton County's 8 Great Towns. Start your weekend by chatting over an amazing dinner. The next day, share laughs while learning a new dance routine in Arcadia. Finish the weekend by letting your taste buds explore the flavors of a signature wine that you and your loved one created together (Insider tip: Save a little money by staying at one of the Hamilton County, Indiana hotels offering a romantic package, listed at the bottom of this post). Here are romantic ideas for your Indiana weekend getaway, chose just 1 or chose them all, the romance will surely follow. - Talk over a leisurely meal from one of these fine Indiana dining restaurants:
- Keltie's in Westfield
- Peterson's Restaurant in Fishers
- Sullivan's Steakhouse in Indianapolis
- Matteo's Ristorante Italiano in Noblesville
- The Glass Chimney in Carmel
- Bundle up for ice-skating at Redman Park in Westfield, Saturday nights in January & February. - Fly 350 feet up in the air on the 1859 Conner Prairie Balloon Voyage - be sure to cuddle up close to stay warm. *Reserve a private ride and propose to your sweetie! - Travel back to the 1950s while sharing a soda at Alexander's on the Square, an old-fashioned ice cream parlor in Noblesville. - Take a winter stroll through the town squares, stopping in for hot chocolate at The Simply Sweet Shoppe in Carmel or Noble Coffee & Tea in Noblesville. - Visit a local art gallery and admire (or purchase) what is on display. - Watch a romantic comedy at the Hamilton 16 IMAX Theater in Noblesville. - Work together to make your signature wine at Grape Inspirations in Carmel. - Take a cooking class together at Kiss Z Cook. - Escape to a cozy bed & breakfast. - After an unforgettable meal, take in a concert with the Carmel Symphony Orchestra. - Take a dance class together from the new dance studio in Arcadia. - Shop for a special "ring" at M. Grosser Jewelry Design Studio in Carmel. - Enjoy discounts from the following hotels & have a weekend retreat: FAIRFIELD INN Noblesville- Romance Package Rates from: $159 Romantic Getaway includes: * Jacuzzi Spa room * Champagne * Wine glasses * Chocolates To make Reservations: Call 317-776-9900 HAMPTON INN FISHERS -Wine Tasting Package Wine Tasting Package includes: * 2 (individual size) bottles of wine from Ferrin's Fruit Winery * Wine glasses * 10% voucher to take to Ferrin's Fruit Winery toward any purchase. Please note: Ferrin's Fruit Winery is closed on Monday's and you must be 21 to book this package. Identification will be checked upon check-in. This package can be purchased with any room type in the hotel. To make Reservations: Call 317-843-1100 SPRINGHILL SUITES CARMEL- Romance Package Rates from: $159-$199 Valid Through: March 6, 2010 Romantic Getaway includes: * Overnight accommodations * A bottle of champagne upon arrival * $80 dinner certificate to Daddy Jack's restaurant * Full, hot breakfast buffet * Indoor pool and whirlpool To make Reservations: Be sure that the promotional code ROM appears in the Corporate/ Promotional code box when making your online reservation, or call 1-800-228-9290 9290 and ask for promotional code ROM. RESIDENCE INN CARMEL - Romance Package Rates from: $159-$199 Valid Through: March 6, 2010 Romantic Getaway includes: * Overnight accommodations * A bottle of champagne upon arrival * $80 dinner certificate to Daddy Jack's restaurant * Full, hot breakfast buffet * Indoor pool and whirlpool To make Reservations: Be sure that the promotional code ROM appears in the Corporate/ Promotional code box when making your online reservation, or call 1-800-228-9290 and ask for promotional code ROM.