Did you know studies show that couples who travel together report increased feelings of intimacy? Science doesn’t lie! That’s why it’s so important for couples to get away from their day-to-day schedules and experience new places together every once in awhile. We invite you and your sweetie to escape to the Wisconsin peninsula of Door County! Our peaceful and naturally beautiful destination is a gold mine of romance and memory-making fun. After making your reservations with The Ashbrooke, take a look at these popular local activities that are ideal for Door County romantic getaways!
Want to find more things to do during your Door County romantic getaways? Then you’ll want to download your free copy of our Vacation Guide! It’s filled with great recommendations for attractions, restaurants, entertainment, and more.
5 of the Best Things to Do on Door County Romantic Getaways
Enjoy the Beaches
During your couples retreat to Door County, why not soak up some sun? Our peninsula is home to over 50 lovely beaches, including the famous Schoolhouse Beach, which is one of the only five limestone beaches on the planet. This is also a fabulous option for a romantic picnic with scenic waterfront views.
Plan a Romantic Dinner
Watch each other’s eyes sparkle for nobody but each other as you indulge in an exceptionally delicious meal. Door County offers a wide variety of eateries, many of which concentrate on local flavors. For a romantic dining experience, we highly recommend these outstanding restaurants:
Alexander’s: Specializing in seafood, hand-cut steaks, black Angus Beef, and so much more, this fine dining establishment is the perfect way to start your fairy-tale evening. You’ll find that they only use high-quality ingredients and exude potent passion for what they do.
CHOP Sister Bay: This family-owned and operated steakhouse is a favorite for couples on a date night. One of their chefs was even featured on Fox 11 for a live cooking demonstration! For an extensive and flavorful menu in a romantic atmosphere, you’ll hardly do better than CHOP.
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Pick Your Own Fruit at an Orchard
Door County’s cherry and apple orchards are renowned all over the nation, and you can claim a piece for yourself! Plump and flavorful cherries are ready for your picking in the middle of summer while scavenging for apples is a popular activity in the fall. It’s also a great way to find some peace and quiet and enjoy a laid-back activity together. Don’t forget to visit some of Door County’s local farms as well for more fresh produce and baked goods.
Attend a Play or Concert
Getting dressed up and attending the theater is a classic date night idea, and Door County is the ideal place for this timeless trend. Third Avenue Playhouse and Peninsula Players are professional theaters that present everything from comedies, musicals, dramas, or operas. Door Shakespeare connects with audiences in a unique and invigorating way using William Shakespeare’s most beloved works. If you and your partner are passionate music lovers, you will enjoy an evening at the Birch Creek Music Performance Center.
Reignite Your Love in the Great Outdoors
For your perfect Door County romantic getaways, there is nothing quite like a day discovering this beautiful region. The peninsula is a wonderland of natural beauty, and there are so many ways to immerse in Door County’s outdoors. Take to the pristine waters on a paddleboard or kayak, trek the hiking trails in one of the many national parks, or meet local wildlife at the nature preserves. No matter what you decide, you’ll find an activity that will send the sparks flying!
Fall in Love All Over Again During Your Stay With The Ashbrooke
Conveniently located in the heart of Door County, The Ashbrooke is one of the best places to stay in Door County for couples. Whether you’re eager to explore the wonders of Door County or simply relax in your private room or suite, we’ve got you covered! Guests of The Ashbrooke are also treated to unique amenities and exclusive specials you won’t find with any other local accommodation. Your dream getaway is just a few clicks away.
Book your favorite room with us today and we’ll see you soon!
If you haven’t already don’t forget to download your free copy of our Door County Vacation Guide! It’s filled with all the best recommendations for local dining, shopping, activities, and more.