Jeannette Petrolia, General Manager
Michelle Wood, Yopko Penhallurick LLC
GENEVA-ON-THE-LAKE, Ohio (January 14, 2009) - The winter season is the perfect time for a romantic escape to The Lodge at Geneva-on-the-Lake. From evenings spent nestled by The Lodge’s four-story fireplace, to delicious dining, to pampering yourself with a relaxing massage, The Lodge provides the ideal setting to enjoy winter with a backdrop for love.
A Month of Romance
The Lodge is helping make February an unforgettable romantic occasion. On February 14, couples can enjoy a Valentine’s Day Vintners Dinner and wine tasting experience or indulge in a specially prepared, three-course Valentine’s Day dinner for two in Horizons Restaurant. In addition, The Lodge is offering two different romantic winter packages.
- Valentine’s Day Vintners Dinner Experience
On Saturday, Feb. 14, treat that special someone to an unforgettable Valentine’s Day Vintners Dinner experience. The evening begins at 5:30 p.m. with South River Vineyards sharing anecdotes while leading a wine tasting and seminar. Guests are then treated to a five-course dinner with each course paired with an appropriate wine.
The secrets of the evening’s wine pairings are revealed by The Lodge’s Sous Chef Steven Sterritt and Gene Siegle from South River Vineyards who will visit with guests during dinner. Live music will serenade guests throughout the evening.
The Vintners Dinner Package also includes overnight accommodations for two, breakfast the following morning and a late checkout. The package begins at $299 plus tax, per couple.
- Valentine’s Day Chef’s Tour Menu featuring South River Vineyards
Executive Chef Stephen Gary, CCC will create a Valentine’s Day Chef’s Tour Menu featuring South River Vineyards. This special Valentine’s Day menu allows guests to customize their dinner from two selections in each of three courses. Offered at Horizons Restaurant, the Valentine’s Day Chef’s Tour Menu is $89 per couple or $109 per couple with the wine pairing. In addition to the three-course Valentine’s Day dinner, guests can choose to order off the new winter menu in Horizons Restaurant.
Winter Getaway Packages
- The Lodge’s Sweetheart Package allows you to treat yourself and the one you love to a romantic getaway in February. This package includes an overnight stay, bottle of wine, chocolates, and breakfast for two. The Lodge’s Sweetheart package is available February 1 though February 28, starting at $109 plus tax, per couple.
- The Winter Escape Bed & Breakfast Package is an economical winter escape that allows you to experience the wintry wonders of Lake Erie’s shoreline. Available every day from January 1 – March 31, 2009, the package includes overnight accommodations and breakfast for two, starting from $89 plus tax, per couple.
While staying at The Lodge, guests can also enjoy the indoor pool, hot tub, fitness center and game room, dining at Horizons Restaurant and massage services (additional fee by appointment).
For reservations, please visit www.TheLodgeAtGeneva.com or call 866-442-9765.
About the Lodge at Geneva-on-the-Lake
Located at 4888 North Broadway (State Highway 534) in Geneva-on-the-Lake, the Lodge at Geneva-on-the-Lake features 109 finely appointed guest rooms (the majority with lake views); Horizons, an upscale restaurant with a striking octagonal dining room and breathtaking view of Lake Erie; a lounge with a rectangular bar and great views of Lake Erie; and amenities that include a fitness center, game room, indoor pool and gift shop. The Lodge entrance is located one mile north of Geneva State Park, on the left. For room reservations, call 866-442-9765 or visit www.TheLodgeAtGeneva.com. For Horizons reservations, call (440) 466-7100, then press "2."
The Lodge is adjacent to Geneva State Park, which encompasses 698 acres featuring 1.6 miles of Lake Erie shoreline as well as a beach and bathhouse, six-lane boat ramp and marina, hiking, picnic areas and more. To learn more about Lodge at Geneva-on-the-Lake, visit www.TheLodgeAtGeneva.com.
About Delaware North Companies Parks & Resorts
Delaware North Companies Parks & Resorts is a subsidiary of Delaware North Companies, a leading hospitality provider with significant experience in hotel, retail, food service, recreation and transportation operations. The company's portfolio includes historic properties in North America, such as Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex; Yosemite, Sequoia, Yellowstone and Grand Canyon national parks; Asilomar State Beach and Conference Grounds; Tenaya Lodge; Harrison Hot Springs Resort & Spa; Niagara Falls State Park; Jones Beach; Plaza del Pasado in Old Town San Diego State Historic Park; The Lodge at Geneva-on-the-Lake; The BALSAMS Grand Resort; and The Gideon Putnam Resort. For additional information, visit www.dnchospitalitymgt.com.
About Delaware North Companies
Delaware North Companies is one of the world's leading hospitality and food service providers. Its family of companies includes Delaware North Companies Parks & Resorts, Delaware North Companies Gaming & Entertainment, Delaware North Companies Travel Hospitality Services, Delaware North Companies Sportservice, Delaware North Companies International and Delaware North Companies Boston, owner of TD Banknorth Garden, Delaware North Companies is one of the largest privately held companies in the United States with revenues exceeding $2 billion annually and 50,000 associates serving half a billion customers in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, Australia and New Zealand. For more information, visit www.DelawareNorth.com.