Enjoy Mercer County, PA, With a Romantic Escape!

Nestled in the beautiful Mercer County, PA region, the charming town of Sharon, PA and the surrounding areas offer a delightful array of romantic activities for couples seeking a memorable getaway. From enchanting outdoor adventures to delectable dining experiences, Sharon, PA and its surrounding areas provide the perfect setting for a romantic escape. Let’s explore the romantic activities that make Mercer County, PA, an ideal destination for couples seeking a love-filled retreat. Looking for more activity ideas? Download our Vacation Guide and get access to all of the top things to do!   


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Mercer County, PA Romantic Getaway

Discover the Beauty of Nature at Shenango River Lake  Colorful boats on the lakeshore.

Start your romantic adventure by immersing yourselves in the breathtaking beauty of Shenango River Lake. Embark on a leisurely boat ride or enjoy a serene picnic along the lake’s shores. Take a stroll hand in hand along the scenic trails, surrounded by lush greenery and tranquil waters. If you’re looking to get out on the water, visit North Star Marina and find a rental to explore the lake! This idyllic setting is perfect for couples who appreciate the serenity of nature.  

Savor Culinary Delights at Our Local Restaurants  

If you’re looking for a romantic dinner for two, check out some of of our favorite spots! Don’t forget to plan ahead of time and make reservations if needed. At Stonewall’s Tavern, they have the perfect menu to satisfy any craving. Take in the charming atmosphere and make memories that will last a lifetime! Other restaurants we love offer everything you’re looking for, from a dinner for two to a more casual experience. Fine dining, casual eats, and more are all available for you and your sweetheart to experience. 

Explore Local History

You won’t have to go far to experience local history. Our property itself boasts a rich past. Frank H. Buhl, who founded the Sharon Steel Corporation, built the mansion for his wife, Julia. He was a man who made history here in Sharon, PA. He and his wife were local philanthropists of the Shenango Valley. His generosity directed impacted Sharon for years to come. That is just the beginning! There are so many historical sites to visit in the area. From log cabins dating to the 18th century to many museums, there is something everyone can enjoy. Take a look at all the options and find the right one for you! One of our favorites is the Kidd’s Mill Covered Bridge. This serene place offers a great place to enjoy romantic relaxation and photo ops! 

Kidd's Mill Covered Bridge in winter.

Sip on a Glass of Wine

Enjoy a romantic afternoon sipping a delicious beer, wine, or cocktail. Go wine tasting and experience regionally produced wines; stop by a microbrewery and sample some handcrafted beers, or stop by one of our local distilleries. This will surely make for a fun and relaxing time with your sweetheart!

Enjoy Outdoor Adventures at Buhl Farm Park  

Buhl Farm Park offers myriad opportunities for outdoor activities that couples can enjoy together. Take a leisurely bike ride along the park’s scenic trails, pack a picnic, and find a quiet spot to dine alfresco. Explore the park’s gardens, play a game of tennis, or bask in the beauty of nature. They also host free concerts, so be on the lookout! The park provides a peaceful retreat where you can reconnect and create cherished memories.  

Stay at Buhl Mansion Guesthouse & Spa to Complement Any Romantic Getaway!   Grand Gables

Mercer County, PA, is the perfect destination for a romantic escape. At Buhl Mansion Guesthouse & Spa, we offer the ideal retreat. Our accommodations nod to the past while providing modern touches to enhance your stay. Customize your stay with our packages, and remember to visit our spa! Browse all of our rooms below and start planning your romantic getaway today.  


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