Top Ten Romantic Spots in Cooperstown & Otsego County
No matter how competitive it gets on the baseball fields, love is always in the air in Cooperstown & Otsego County. From world-class cultural events to cozy historic inns, to picturesque outdoor locales—there are plenty of experiences to bring you and your significant other, closer.
Pail Shop Vineyards, Fly Creek
The perfect location for a seasonal picnic—this hillside vineyard sits on 40 picturesque acres. Pail Shop Vineyards makes small production wines in a converted barn looking out over beautiful Fly Creek Valley. So settle into an Adirondack chair around the pond with a nice glass of Traminette. Enjoy its full-bodied flavor and aromas of toasted bread, pear, and warm butter, balanced by crisp acidity and hints of tart apple.
Glimmerglass Festival, Cooperstown
Every summer, this internationally acclaimed opera, and musical theater festival offers new productions in a magnificent setting overlooking Otsego Lake. Enjoy previews, meet-the-performers, tours, and picnics on its spacious lawns.
Glimmerglass Film Days, various venues throughout Cooperstown
Each November, Glimmerglass Films Days showcases documentaries, features, and short films. It includes discussions with filmmakers, receptions featuring local foods and local spirits, a companion art exhibition, as well as guided hikes and bike rides.
The Cooper Inn, Cooperstown
Located on quiet, park-like grounds in the heart of the village, and only a short walk to the Baseball Hall of Fame and all Main Street attractions, the Cooper Inn recalls the quiet grandeur of 19th century Cooperstown. A member of Historic Hotels of America and open year-round, the inn provides complimentary continental breakfast, discounted greens fees at the Leatherstocking Golf Course, and use of all recreational facilities at The Otesaga Resort Hotel.
Rose and Thistle Bed and Breakfast, Cooperstown
An enchanting escape is yours at this turn-of-the-century Victorian bed and breakfast. Relax with a book in a wicker glider on the wraparound porch or enjoy a game in the parlor. Each bedroom has been charmingly decorated—all with queen or king beds, ceiling fans, cable TV, wireless internet, air conditioning, and private baths. Awake to the aromas of a full country breakfast, which awaits you every morning.
Sleeping Lion Trail at Glimmerglass State Park, Cooperstown
Valley Views Walking Trails, Unadilla
Glimmerglass Queen Boat Tours (seasonal), Cooperstown
Kingfisher Lavender (seasonal/event based), Fly Creek