Lighthouse Inns – United States
Popham Beach Bed and breakfast
4 Riverview Avenue, Popham Beach – Phippsburg, ME 04562
Telephone: (207) 389-2409 Fax: (207) 389-2379
Although technically not a lighthouse, this former rescue station offers views of several lighthouses on the Kennebec River in Maine, including the island of Seguin. And it especially qualifies as a romantic party because you may have seen it in the movie Message in a Bottle. Right on the beach there are four rooms to choose from, which include a two or three-course breakfast served in the former dining room.
The Cove Bed and breakfast
Lighthouse1 Loop Road – PO Box 1300, Ocracoke, North Carolina 27960
Telephone: (252) 928-4192 Fax: (252) 928-4092
Six tastefully decorated rooms and a cottage include The Cove amenities. This is not a lighthouse, but is located at Outer Banks, North Carolina, just a stone’s throw from the Ocracoke Lighthouse. By ferry you can get to an island where you can do nothing and do everything from beach walks to fine cuisine. Lack of information about breakfast, except that it is delicious. Tip: The sunset side offers a view of the lighthouse.
Heceta Head Bed and breakfast
92072 Hwy. 101 South, Yachats, OR 97498
Phone: Free 1- (866) -547-3696
Imagine staying in one of the six rooms in the original lightkeeper house on the Oregon coast. And waking up for a seven-course breakfast. And falling asleep in front of the First Order Fresnel lens, flashing a warning. There is nothing better than this. Oh wait, did I mention fireplaces to rest at night? Or maybe two lighthouse cats are available for cuddling? Tip: Victoria’s Room can come with a guest … Rue, the famous spirit of the house.
Lighthouse Inn at Point Cabrillo
45300 Lighthouse Road, P.O. Box 641, Mendocino, CA 95460
Phone: Free: 866-937-6124
Four original guest rooms and two cabins are available for rent in the original Lightkeeper house at Point Cabrillo Lighthouse. All rooms have ocean views. The Lightkeepers room in the main building is darkened and overlooks the Fresnel of the Third Order. The hotel offers a five-course gourmet breakfast, and all guests can enjoy a night tour of the working lighthouse.
Light Brother East Brother
117 Park Place, Point Richmond, CA 94801
Phone: (510) 233-2385
Four rooms at this inn are located directly in the lighthouse, and the fifth in the original fog light building. A stay at the lighthouse includes champagne upon arrival, a multi-course wine dinner and a full gourmet breakfast the next morning. Guests are guaranteed a full trip around the island. Special discounts for January, February and March.
Sand Hills Lighthouse Inn
Five Mile Point Road P.O. Box 298 Ahmeek, MI 49901
Phone: (906) 337-1744
Eight charming rooms, each with private bathroom and two with jacuzzi and balcony are furnished in Victorian style. Breakfast is served for lovers late at 9:30. The original lighthouse lens is found at home in the lighthouse keeper’s office. Enjoy the majesty of Lake Superior or warm up by playing pool in the recreation room. And enjoy the stars at night … without light pollution to disturb (watch out for the northern lights).
Big Bay Point Lighthouse Bed and Breakfast
# 3 Lighthouse Road, Big Bay, Michigan 49808
Phone: (906) 345-9957
The special Valentine’s Package February 13-17 (completed for this year, of course) includes two nights with a full breakfast each morning, two hour relaxing massages, a basket of romantic gifts, flowers and dinner at the Thunder Bay Inn. The lighthouse also serves as a spa with full sauna facilities and a massage room. You can try hot stone massage and the Dead Sea massage. Or maybe a relaxing massage (Swedish) and a herbal body wrap. Whatever you choose, it will be a perfect winter getaway with your sweetheart.
Lighthouse Inns – Caribbean Islands
Palmetto Point Lighthouse (Bahamas)
2309 Woodview Road, Kinston, NC 28504
Not a bed and breakfast, but a full-size house in the only summer house in the Bahamas. It is available as a weekly rental, with three bedrooms, two full bathrooms, air conditioning and a pink sandy beach just outside the door. Yes, pink What other color suits your love?
Lighthouse Inn (Jamaica)
West End Road, Negril, Jamaica
Phone: (876) 957-4052
Located in front of the Negril lighthouse, these guest houses are the perfect place to escape in the middle of winter. The houses are located in the “almost untouched” natural surroundings of the garden, and the Inn restaurant advertises them as famous for excellent romantic dinners. And of course in Jamaica, you have all the normal things to see and do, except the lighthouse, such as diving, sailing, swimming and more.
Lighthouse Inns – Australia and New Zealand
Cape Otway Lightstation (Australia)
Great Ocean Road, Cape Otway, Victoria, Australia
Telephone: 03 5237 9240 (intl: +61 3 5237 9240)
Can anything be better than this? The station is in the heart of the Great Ocean Walk and is the oldest surviving lighthouse on the continent in Australia. You can choose from three types of accommodation, from the Main Guard House (up to 16 people) or two Bed and Breakfast Buildings, Bed and Breakfast Head Lightkeeper or the newer Bed and Breakfast Manager’s House. The food is homemade at the lighting station by Greek and French chefs.
The Lighthouse and The Keep (New Zealand)
326 The Esplanade, Island Bay, Wellington, NZ (lighthouse)
116 The Esplanade, Houghton Bay, Wellington, NZ (The Keep)
AFTER. Box 11275, Wellington, New Zealand
Telephone / fax (04) 472-4177 Mobile phone: 027-442-5555
For a completely different experience than Cape Otway, you can stay in the rustic lighthouse or its companion, The Keep. In the lighthouse, the lower floor is the kitchen and bathroom, the middle floor has a bedroom, and the upper floor (lighthouse room) has a living room. The site says you can sleep on the top floor if you want, as long as you’re ready to wake up by sunrise. Many breakfast products to choose from. The fortress is a stone building located on a mountain slope, with a living room and kitchen on one level, and a bedroom and bath tub (with spa) on the next. The flap opens to the roof.
Lighthouse Inns – The Netherlands
Lighthouse in Harlingen
NLDromen aan zee, Postbus 89, 8860 AB Harlingen
Phone: +31 (0) 517 414410
A one-room hotel is called a decommissioned lighthouse. The lighthouse is only available for two people and includes breakfast. Additional amenities may include champagne, red roses and a champagne breakfast. If the lighthouse is reserved (2008 is full), you can always stay in the harbor crane or lifeboat.
Lighthouse Inns – Sweden
Damman Lighthouse Waterhotel
Kalmar Sound, Baltic Sea
“Queen of the Baltic” Damman Island Lighthouse in Sweden is a hotel offering a full range of services, created from an abandoned lighthouse. Updates are underway and plans for this year include the addition of wind generators. The light is open all year round, but the weather can make a difference. The hotel has a sauna, including one on a pontoon boat, Misty Sauna with a bar where you can swim around Kalmar Sound and enjoy a real Swedish sauna and then immerse yourself in the Baltic Sea. Menus are created especially for you.
Lighthouse Inns – United Kingdom
Corsewall Lighthouse Hotel
Corsewall Point Kirkcolm, Stranraer, Scotland DG9 0QG
Phone: 01776 853220
Although this luxury hotel is for sale (you have $ 2.5 million to lose?), It is still open. And for a romantic, award-winning sample restaurant menu you have to die. But if your stay in the hotel is not private enough for you, there are two new apartments with a spectacular sea view about three minutes from the main hotel building. Golf nearby (of course, it’s Scotland after all), and museums can fill your free time.
Trinity House lighthouses
Managed by Village Retreats
Thirty, yes thirty, lighthouses to choose from, from Cornwall to Devon, from the Isle of Wight to Yorkshire. Trinity House, the British Lighthouse Authority, has renovated an amazing number of lighthouse keepers’ houses and rents them through Rural Retreats. You will definitely find something for romantic moments together. On the website, click the lighthouses on the left and you will see a list of accommodation. The Alderney Lighthouse in the Channel Islands is one of those available for rent.
Okay, so there were more than 15, since the last was 30. But even if you don’t get to the romantic hideout in the lighthouse on Valentine’s Day, it will always be next. Tell your baby to save (and book now). To view photos and links, visit Lighthouse News.