Nothing beats the warmth and comfort of a fall evening spent by the fire. Thankfully, there are plenty of quaint and cozy inns around the world that embrace the autumn feeling and provide the perfect, intimate getaway.
Whether you’re looking to snuggle up with a book by the fireplace or gaze upon colorful fall foliage during breakfast, the following inns will meet all your seasonal needs.
The Pitcher Inn, United States
Fall in Vermont is perfect for biking, hiking, picnicking, and of course, leaf peeping. Nestled between the scenic Green Mountains of Vermont in the charming village of Warren is The Pitcher Inn. While staying at The Pitcher Inn, all of those classic fall activities are easily accessible due to the property's proximity to the Roxbury State Forest. Choose a one or two-bedroom suite in the “barn” or a room in the main house. Jet out on a fly fishing adventure or stay in and curl up next to one of the inn's 14 fireplaces. Guests can also indulge in seasonal fare onsite at the onsite pub or private dining rooms.
The Three Chimneys, United Kingdom
The Three Chimneys is a world-renowned restaurant and inn in picturesque northwest Scotland on the Isle of Skye. Its six charming guest rooms are in The House Over-By, each featuring stunning views of Loch Dunvegan and offering direct garden and seashore access. Dinner at The Three Chimneys is a must during your stay. The award-winning restaurant serves delicious Scottish-style meals with ancient Nordic influences. The Three Chimneys is known for its professional, yet warm and inviting staff — making it a comfortable and unforgettable stay.
Wickaninnish Inn, Canada
On the rocky shores of the Pacific Coast of Vancouver Island is Wickaninnish Inn. This serene stay boasts cozy yet modern accommodations in the Beach Building and the Pointe Building. Enjoy panoramic water views throughout the property, which you can enjoy over dinner or cozied up in an armchair on the deck. Visit the Ancient Cedars Spa to be pampered or enjoy daily Hatha yoga in the Rainforest Haven room. This coastal getaway on a chilly fall morning is the perfect way to reset and get in touch with nature.
The Lodge at Moosehead Lake, United States
Enjoy an authentic New England fall getaway at The Lodge at Moosehead Lake, a AAA 4-Diamond property in Greenville, Maine. This lakefront bed and breakfast boasts five lodge rooms all with a fireplace, sitting area, four-post wooden bed, and lake or garden views. Four spacious carriage rooms are also available with scenic decks facing the lake. The staff at The Lodge will help you book exciting fall activities during your stay, from backcountry moose watching to seaplane rides.
Les Trompeurs Chez Odette, Italy
Tucked away in the western Italian Alps, Les Trompeurs Chez Odette is a renovated family home that's now a cozy six-bedroom inn. Each room has the same rustic feel, but is decorated individually — making the space feel snug and relaxed. Fireside breakfast is served in the wood-paneled dining room with traditional pastries and jams. Les Trompeurs is located in the small town of Cogne, a valley nestled between snow-capped peaks. This region is dotted with medieval castles and fortresses along with world-class ski resorts — providing guests with plenty of things to see and do.
Roundwood Country House, Ireland
You’ll feel right at home in this award-winning, 18th-century Irish country house in the heart of the midlands at the foot of the Slieve Bloom Mountains. The warmth of Roundwood Country House radiates throughout and showcases authentic Irish furnishings, crackling fireplaces, and the smell of fresh bread baked daily. Bookcase-lined walls, stonework, and ornate light fixtures create a comforting atmosphere, begging you to stay in and enjoy the house. This quintessentially Irish bed and breakfast boasts two types of accommodations — private rooms in the main house or a cottage in the garden.