As a year round vacation destination, Split Rock Resort and Golf Club, located in the Pocono Mountains of Pennsylvania has everything you need to make your holiday extra-special. The resort is situated on 125 acres surrounding Lake Harmony and easily accessed via either Exit 277 off I-80 or Exit 95 off the Pennsylvania Turnpike. If you fly to the area, it is less than an hour’s drive from both the Wilkes-Barre and Lehigh Valley International airports. You will fins something to do whatever season of the year you choose to visit. For example, in winter the opportunities for outdoor pursuits are almost limitless, with skiing, snowmobiling, sledding, ice skating and just plain playing in the snow.
The accommodations provided at the Split Rock Resort are quite luxurious and offer a large variety. You can stay in a chalet that looks like it belongs in the Austrian Alps, except it overlooks Lake Harmony. There are small cottages you can rent, each one containing a fireplace you can curl up in front of in the cool evenings. Stay in a two-bedroom villa with its own sauna or choose a suite in the Galleria. For more standard type accommodations, you can also choose a traditional hotel room. The wide range of choices is designed to cater to a large variety of tastes and budgets.
Business travelers are not forgotten at the Split Rock Resort. There are 23 meeting and conference rooms and two grand ballrooms. If you wish to hold a tradeshow here, there is 60,000 square feet of space in the large exhibit hall. The technology you need for your meetings and conferences is all onsite and the resort can put a professional tem in place to help you with your needs. Along with two main dining rooms, there are several private banquet rooms, from which you can choose buffet food or choose from the hotel menu.
Whatever your passion is in the way of leisure activities, you will find them here at Split Rock Resort. Tee of and test your skills on the 27-hole championship golf course or if you prefer something a little more entertaining for the whole family, see how fast you can master the 18-hole miniature golf course. There are 2 outdoor pools and 1 indoor pool, so you will be able to swim whenever you arrive. If tennis is your game, you will delight in the 3 indoor courts and 6 outdoor courts. An unlimited number of activities are available, including archery, racquetball, volleyball, sailing, boating and more. If you want to have a barbeque, there are outdoor barbeques available for you. The Jack Frost and Big Boulder ski areas are quite nearby offering skiing in winter and hiking and walking in summer.
There are 6 dining venues in the Split Rock Resort, including the Italian cuisine at Bell’ago. Don’t miss your favorite team playing because you can watch the game on the large screen TV in Benchwarmers, the sports bar. During the winter you can enjoy the strains of music from the live band that performs here every Saturday. If you want a snack, you can grab a pizza at Lago Pizzeria, have a coffee of a sandwich at the Galleria Coffee Shop or cool down with an ice cream delight from the Ice Cream Parlor.
The Split Rock Resort also plays host to several festivals throughout the year. Take part in the wine tastings of the Annual Great Tastes of Pennsylvania every June, the Annual Great Brews of America Classic Beer festival in December and the Annual Great Brews from Around the World International Beer Festival in April.