Rose Cottage Suites
Rose Cottage Lane, Fairplay, Md.
Drive time: 3 hours.
The scoop: This English country-style home set on 20 private acres has just two guest suites, offering a serene atmosphere that’s perfect for romantic getaways or girlfriends’ winter escapes. Walk or bike the C&O Towpath, just 10 minutes away. For downhill skiing, boarding or tubing, Whitetail Resort is only a half-hour drive.
Amenities: A continental breakfast with sweet homemade surprises is included.
Don’t miss: Innkeeper Kathy Yaraghi has 25 years’ experience in the beauty industry and offers expert skin-care consultations. She can also train guests in the art and science of facial Shiatsu massage.