Hotel at a Glance: Red Jacket Mountain View Resort
National Geographic ranked North Conway among the best ski towns in the world. It’s surrounded by the White Mountains and ski areas such as Cranmore and Attitash Mountain Resorts. But whether there’s snow or not outside, guests can zoom down water slides, splash in wave pools, and dodge water cannons in Red Jacket Mountain View Resort’s indoor water park. In the 40,000-square-foot Kahuna Laguna, temps stay a balmy 82 degrees all year long. Option 4 of this getaway comes with daily water-park passes for four.
- Two onsite restaurants: Savor fresh-caught haddock and grilled Maine lobster at Champney’s Restaurant or nosh on reubens and half-pound burgers at Palmer’s Red Ridge Grille.
- Holistic spa treatments are available, including massages, facials, and body scrubs. One of this getaway’s options includes a $50 spa credit.
- Fitness room equipped with treadmills, stationary bikes, and weights
North Conway, New Hampshire: Year-Round Adventure in the White Mountains
North Conway is a small town near the 700,000-acre White Mountain National Forest. The region’s pine-fringed trails are breathtaking to behold; in warmer months, many visitors take scenic hikes through them. Downhill skiing is the main attraction in North Conway during the winter.
Visit North Conway’s downtown village for an après-ski ale or snack. Stroll the streets to shop for antiques, tour art galleries, and sample homemade sweets at White Mountain Cupcakery, which won a season of Cupcake Wars.