3 ways DINE inns can support your new year resolutions

New year's resolution listJanuary is the year of resolutions, and we at Distinctive Inns of New England (DINE) understand those can be tough to uphold.  It’s easy to make new year’s resolutions; the tough part is fulfilling them. Even tougher is when you reach that plateau and start taking “resolution days off.” The ten DINE inns are standing by to help travelers uphold their resolutions.  Plan a romantic getaway to any of the inns in DINE country, and you’ll be doing something good for yourself while supporting your resolutions to stay healthy, eliminate stress, connect with loved ones and eat good food. Let’s explore how DINE inns can help fulfill your resolutions in 2022.

Resolve to improve your health?

a collage of winter sports available at Rabbit Hill InnA clear connection has been drawn to travel improving your heath.In this Travel + Leisure article, experts explain how travel can improve heart health and help alleviate stress for prolonged periods of time allowing the body to “reset and recharge”.  In the same article, experts point out how travel can boost productivity and make you a better and more creative employee.  There’s your argument for convincing the boss for extra time off! No need to convince yourself that you need to improve your health.  You’ve already resolved to do it.  Make it fun, and you’ll be sure to keep your New Year’s resolution to stay healthy via travel.  DINE inns make the perfect healthy getaway.  Enjoy quiet winter walks through woods or along the beach, hand in hand.  Explore ski slopes, cross country trails, and spend an exhilarating day outside enjoying all that winter has to offer in DINE country. Even shopping can burn calories and be healthy exercise for the body.  Get in on those after-holiday sales and your wallet will even be happy!

Resolve to connect with loved ones?

Rabbit Hill Inn coupleIt’s no secret that after years of time together, married couples begin to take one another for granted.  If you’ve resolved to make a better connection with your mate, there’s no better way than a romantic getaway to your favorite DINE inn.  Picture snuggling by the fire with a cup of tea, coffee, or an adult beverage. Imagine sleeping in late without a responsibility to make breakfast for the family.  In fact, you’ll be treated to breakfast for two, and leave the clean up to the inn.  Spend the day together exploring, relaxing, reading or just enjoying quiet conversations. Then top off your time together with a fabulous dinner served either at your inn or at one of the nearby restaurants.  We can’t imagine a better way to re-connect, recharge and revvvvv the romantic engines than a getaway to DINE country.

Resolve to eat better food?

If you’ve resolved to eat whole, healthy or balanced diets, plan a trip to any of the ten DINE inns.  You’ll start the day out right with a kitchen crafted breakfast, filled with Breakfast bowl from Grafton Inn, Grafton, VThomemade goodness, fruit, and locally sourced foods.  DINE inns stay away from processed and packaged foods, and instead create fabulous fruit, egg, and homemade bread dishes.  Have you started a special diet this January?  Fear not, DINE inns can accommodate all diets from vegan to dairy-free, low fat, grain-free and more.  Simply inform your innkeeper of special dietary restrictions and the chefs will create special meals to fit your diet.

This winter, no need to fall off the resolution wagon.  Let DINE inns help you maintain your resolve to be healthy, happy and satiated.  Be sure to book directly with your favorite DINE inn instead of using a third party booking engine.  You’ll find the best availability and rates if you book directly with your favorite DINE inn.

In Connecticut: Inn at Harbor Hill Marina in Niantic

In Maine:  Camden Maine Stay Inn in Camden and Inn at English Meadows in Kennebunkport

In Massachusetts:  Harbor Light Inn in Marblehead, Deerfield Inn in Historic Deerfield and Captain’s House Inn in Chatham on Cape Cod

In Vermont:  Rabbit Hill Inn in Lower Waterford & Grafton Inn in Grafton

In New Hampshire: Manor on Golden Pond  in Holderness & Chesterfield Inn in West Chesterfield.