The Lakeside Blog is happily written by Michelle Bousquet at the Interlaken Inn, Lakeville, CT. She writes about what there is to do at Interlaken and why you should come stay with us, fun local events, great places to visit and cool things to do – in and around Lakeville & Salisbury Connecticut.
Comments? Email me: Michelle-at-InterlakenInn.com
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Come craft with me!
If you are a faithful blog reader then you know you have learned a little bit about me these past, oh my, about 2 1/2 years now? Shall I quiz you now?
My favorite drink? My favorite hobby? My favorite color? My favorite food?
I know many of you who do read my blog, but for those of you I don’t know I would love to meet you! So, I have been toying with the idea of hosting a crafting weekend here at Interlaken! It can benefit both of us: you could get you away from it all doing your favorite hobby while I get the chance to meet and thank my faithful blog followers! Now, my favorite hobby is scrapbooking, but that doesn’t mean you have to scrapbook to be a part of my crafting weekend – eight foot tables will be provided so you can do your favorite thing. You can knit, quilt, stamp, paint, cross stitch, sew – the choice is yours. I will provide my favorite food and drink of course, so if you don’t know what they are already you’ll find out then! Like I said, I am just toying with this idea and haven’t even put a package together yet, but would absolutely love to know if any of you would be interested, so feel free to email me at firstname.lastname@example.org. I would plan this fun event in the colder months (late 2012, early 2013) because (if you read then you know) I love to be outdoors when the weather is warm! I hope to hear from you soon!
Skiing - finally!
It took a while to get the white stuff around here, but the mountains are all now all set and so are we with our new ski packages we are offering for 2012!
Ski & Stay - nearby! This overnight package with Mohawk Mountain includes ALL of the essentials for a ski getaway at a great rate.
Interlaken Inn is located just 15 minutes from Mohawk Mountain, and offers 85 gorgeous guestrooms and Townhouses. On-site Morgan's Restaurant (with lounge & fireplace!) and Ellora Spa, plus game room and more.
This package is available any day!
- Overnight accommodations at Interlaken Inn,
- Two All-Mountain lift tickets at Mohawk Mountain
- Ski rental packages for two people (either ski or snowboard)
- Group lessons (if needed or wanted!)
- Two vouchers valid for either lunch or dinner at Mohawk's base lodge or Pine Lodge (when open)
About Buternut Basin - Quality snow coverage with miles of brilliant corduroy are why you come to Ski Butternut. They take pride in delivering just that and a quality experience day in and day out. The Mountain features: 22 DOWNHILL SKI TRAILS, 110 SKIABLE ACRES spread across a mountain that encompasses more than 430 acres. 10 SKI LIFTS (3 Quads, 1 Triple, 1 Double, 4 Carpets and a Poma), 350 member Instructional & Coaching staff - Many certified Professionals, 100% Snowmaking coverage, their own Ski & Snowboard Shop plus an 8-Lane TUBING CENTER. Come and experience BIG mountain skiing!
- Overnight deluxe accommodations at Interlaken Inn,
- Two full area lift tickets at Butternut Basin in nearby Great Barrington,
- Continental Breakfast for Two,
- 25% discount voucher for dinner at Morgan's Restaurant (valid for two people).
*You must stay any night from Sunday through Thursday night, and ski any day Monday through Friday.
Both packages are excellent values for all of you ski lovers! Both mountains are within 30 minutes of Interlaken and provide many different levels of skiing as well as different options. For example, Mohawk (who is celebrating their 65th season of SNOW MUCH FUN) offers night skiing while Butternut offers snow tubing. Check out their websites to find out which mountain is best for you and your family! Pick a package and hit the slopes!
Take a chance on us
You want to stay close to home, but escape for a weekend of romance. You want a distraction free location in the country. You want friendly and attentive staff to take care of your needs. You want an exceptional spa service. You want an amazing dinner you know your wife is going to love. Try Interlaken. Book one of our packages – like the Spa Retreat Package – and you will not be disappointed.
Join our Club!
Raise your hand if you love to eat great food. (Yup, my arm is up)
Raise your hand if you love to eat great food at a discounted price? (Yup, my arm is still up)
Raise your hand if you love to eat great food at a discounted price without any strings attached? (Arm is up higher this time!)
Let me introduce the new Morgan’s Dining Club program!
Morgan’s Dining Club offers an exceptional dining experience and exclusive discounts for club members. Club members enjoy:
- 25% Discount on dining in Morgan’s
- Specal birthday and anniversary celebrations
- For group dining discounts for 10 or more people - please inquire!
- Complimentary upgrades on overnight stays and Getaway Packages.
You don’t have to do much to be a club member. Just visit our website or stop in our restaurant to fill out a few things about your self and that’s it – you are a club member and can start saving 25% on your entire Morgan’s restaurant check for you and another Guest. And have you read the rave reviews about our restaurant Morgan's? Click here!
To all those Guests that celebrated the arrival of the New Year with us, keep us in mind for the next celebration at the Interlaken – Valentine’s Day! This celebration will be on a much smaller level than the big production of New Year’s, but a celebration of LOVE nonetheless. Our Valentine’s Day package is being offered Saturday, February 11th and includes the following:
A red rose for her, a cozy and romantic night away, plus a fabulous dinner and dancing to a three-piece band in our restaurant! Enjoy a special romantic getaway package for Valentine’s Day, Saturday February 11th, 2012.
- Complete three-course dinner for 2
- Glass of house wine or cocktail for each of you
- A red rose for her
- Overnight accommodations for 2
- Breakfast for 2
Complete Valentine's Day Package is $259 per couple (total package is $317.98 per couple including tax and service charge). Please reserve a seating time in the restaurant! The trio will be playing from 6 - 9:00 pm.
Call us if you'd like to upgrade your guestroom (additional charge applies):
- $75 per night for Main Building King, Sunnyside King or Countryside King accommodations
- $150 per night for Townhouse Suites
- $175 per night for the Townhouse and Woodside Suites with Jacuzzis
Book early to reserve the most popular requested King bedded accommodations!
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