When most people think of a getaway, they automatically imagine taking a trip on the weekend. However, did you know that midweek travel can be just as enjoyable – and even more relaxing? If you’re looking for an excuse to take a break from work and escape to the Poconos, here are some of the best reasons to do so!
From outdoor recreation to spas, you won’t want to miss everything the Poconos offers! Access our complimentary Pocono Mountains Vacation Guide for a thoughtful list of the best attractions and dining in the area.
The Best Reasons to Book Midweek Travel to the Poconos
One of the best things about midweek travel is that there are typically fewer crowds. This means you can enjoy all of the best attractions without worrying about long lines and big groups of people. Not to mention, it’s also a great way to avoid the weekend traffic that plagues the Friday/Monday commute.
Focus on Relaxing
Midweek getaways tend to be much more relaxing without the hustle and bustle of the weekend. You can take your time exploring the Poconos mountains, valleys, streams, and forests without feeling like you have to cram everything into just a few days. Take that hard-earned PTO you’ve been saving up all year and escape the office during your midweek stay.
The Best Deals
Since midweek travel is typically less popular, you’ll often find better deals on stays, flights, and even activities. This is the perfect opportunity to save some money and put it towards making your trip even more enjoyable! You will find the world looks a lot different when you are on vacation during the week. You can get into a restaurant without a reservation, hiking trails have less traffic, and you feel like you can really relax.
The Best Things to Do During Your Midweek Stay at Mountain Top Lodge
- Go shopping at an antique store or in downtown Stroudsburg
- Visit a Poconos Casino
- Go out to dinner on the lake or at a local establishment.
- Take a gander at the Asa Packer Mansion Museum.
- Go whitewater rafting down the gorgeous L
Stay at Mountain Top Lodge
Mountaintop Lodge at Lake Naomi is ideal for enjoying long summer nights. We’re close to all the area’s best attractions, and our tranquil setting by Lake Naomi amidst the fragrant pine trees will bring back that summer nostalgia we all need!
Add our Fireside S’Mores Package so your family can enjoy toasting marshmallows at our backyard fire pit! Just grab your firewood, stacked along the wood line, and we’ll provide marshmallows, chocolate bars, graham crackers, roasting sticks, and food-safe Firestarter pucks.