Known as the most romantic destination in the north east United States, the Pocono Mountains and Resorts is amongst the perfect romantic places to elope! Tucked away in Pennsylvania mountains, the Poconos is a favored location for romance, from romantic getaways, to elaborate weddings and even intimate elopement weddings. There’s no place like the Poconos when it comes to love and romance! This is the perfect romantic place to elope and then enjoy your honeymoon!
If you are planning to elope in the Poconos there is one thing that you want to keep in mind. The state of Pennsylvania does have a three day waiting period to obtain a marriage license. Both you and your spouse to be can apply at any Pennsylvania court house at least three business days prior to your wedding date. The license is valid for sixty days and can (of course) only be used in the state of Pennsylvania.
There are a total of three resorts that comprise what is known as the Caesars Pocono Resorts and they are the Cove Haven, Pocono Palace,and Paradise Stream.
Pocono Palace: The suites at Pocono Palace are undoubtedly the most popular and provides the ultimate for couples with hot romance and fun on their mind. Pocono Palace captures the essence of a country club style resort with a nine-hole golf course, 32,000 square foot entertainment and sports center and of course, the legendary suits. The resort has recently added the Roman Tower to their suit collection. It includes the trademark seven foot tall campagne glass whirlpool as well as a heart shaped jacuzzi, log burning fire place, round king size bed,dry sauna and a steamy shower bath perfect for two. A cathedral window gives you a panoramic view of the grounds – making this one luxurious suite! There are several other suite options included at Pocono Palace including Champagne Tower by Cleopatra, Fantasy Apple, Lakeside Chalet and Club Lodge.
Paradise Stream: Located in the heart of the Pocono Mountains, Paradise Stream appeals to the hot and hip Generation Y. The resort features a posh lounge, modern dance club and contemporary hip decor. The suits are newly designed and have a great mix of old and new. You’ll of course have the option of a Champagne Tower suite, with the addition of Diana’s Oasis and Lakeside Villa amongst others. Diana’s Oasis pays homage to the Greek goddess Diana, with it’s sensuous design, private heated indoor pool, log burning fireplace and round king size bed surrounded by Roman columns. Lakeside Villa suites offer the privacy of an individual Roman style villa with a private balcony that overlooks Lake Eden. The suite also features an oversized 20 square foot glass and tile shower for two, king size bed and the famous heart shaped whirlpool bath for two.
Cove Haven: Cove Haven is a very intimate resort located along the scenic Lake Wallenpaupack. Cove Haven offers five additional suites not offered at Paradise Stream of Pocono Palace. Cove Fantasy, Cove Harbour, Harbour Tower, Spa-Side Harbourette and Juliette. Cove Harbour is a gorgeous split level design with the king size bed and sleeping area in the sunken bedroom. It also includes the customary log burning fireplace and heart-shaped whirlpool. Cove Fantasy includes a private indoor heated pool, sunken bedroom and dry sauna as well.