Nestled in the pastoral hills of Marlinton, West Virginia is the “Locust Bed and Breakfast.” Due to it’s proximately to nearby attractions, Marlinton is an idyllic spot for couples who are contemplating taking an amorous getaway.
The “Locust Bed and Breakfast” features an on-site day spa and assorted room types that can be combined to create a variety of getaway packages.
What follows are brief descriptions of package options currently available at the “Locust Bed and Breakfast.”
The “Locust Hill Bed and Breakfast” offers four distinct getaway packages that range in price from $235 upwards of $516 per night, double occupancy.
Sports minded couples will enjoy either the biking or skiing packages, which include shuttle service dinner for two and upper body massages for two.
The biking package runs between $365 to $516 per night double occupancy depending on the room type and dates selected. Located less than 5 miles away, “Greenbrier Trail” is the nearest major biking trail to the bed and breakfast.
The skiing package also varies in price based on room type and dates selected. It ranges in price from $325 to $425 per night, double occupancy. The nearest ski resort, “Snowshoe Mountain” is 20 miles away.
Regular room rates range from $75 per night, double occupancy up to $125 for a full cabin located on the bed and breakfast property.
The $95 “Almost Heaven” room is the most deluxe of the room types and features a balcony overlooking the pond, a Queen bed, over-sized Jacuzzi tub and sitting area with a sleeper sofa.
All overnight stays are inclusive of aromatherapy bath products and a hearty, full, hot breakfast that is traditionally served at 8:00 am.
Would-be guests should be advised that the “Locust Hill Bed and Breakfast” maintains both a minimum length of stay and a three day cancellation policy during selected periods. Details of the “Locust Hill Bed and Breakfast” policies are available on the facility’s website.
Day Spa Packages
The on-site day spa offers full and upper body massages, European facial massages, hot stone massages, reflexology, salt blasting, body wraps including detoxification, foot soaks and a seven headed shower.
As of 2010 day spa ala carte treatment prices range from $25 to $65 per treatment and packages range from $65 to $135.
The $135 “Absolute Heaven” day spa package is the most comprehensive and includes a salt blast, facial, massage, and wrap.
The $95 “Head to Toe” day spa package is inclusive of toe pebbles, massage and a facial whereas the $65 “Buff and Relax” package consists of merely a salt blast and a wrap.
As package elements, rates, policies and hours of operation are subject to change, travelers would be wise to confirm all details with the bed and breakfast staff in advance of their trip.
Locust Hill Bed and Breakfast
1525 Locus Hill
Marlinton, WV 24954
Those would-be visitors that would like more information on things to do in the Marlinton, West Virginia area should log onto the “Pocahontas County Convention and Visitor’s Bureau” website.