The Grand Cascades Lodge is a beautiful lodge set in the Crystal Springs Resort in the heart of the Garden State’s picturesque rolling farmlands. Situated just an hour from New York City, Crystal Springs Resort is a great 4,000+ acre retreat with first-class amenities, including a luxurious spa, championship golf course, award-winning dining and elegant meeting and event facilities.
The Grand Cascades Lodge features 220 elegantly appointed guest rooms designed and decorated in comfort and style and boasting modern conveniences, such as flat-screen televisions with cable channels and complimentary wireless Internet. Guests staying at the Grand Cascades Lodge have access to the first-class facilities of the Crystal Springs Resort, including three world-class golf courses, an incredible indoor Biosphere Tropical Pool Complex, the luxurious Reflections Spa, award-winning dining at several restaurants. CDC information for travelers. Hours/availability may have changed.
Premium Rooms are 340 square feet in size and feature one king or one/two queen-size beds with deluxe mattresses and high-quality linens, and private bathrooms with shower/bath combinations and luxe bath product. Spacious sitting areas have work desks, flat-screen televisions with cable channels and on-demand movies, and complimentary wired and wireless Internet.
Studio suites feature bedrooms with king-size beds and living rooms with full-size sleeper sofas, gas fireplaces, work desks, flat-screen televisions with cable channels and on-demand movies, and complimentary wired and wireless Internet, and private balconies with views. Studios also have dining areas and fully equipped gourmet kitchens with washers and dryers.
One and Two-Bedroom Suites feature separate bedrooms with king or queen-size beds, private bathrooms with shower/bath combinations, living rooms with queen-size sleeper sofas, gas fireplaces, work desks, flat-screen televisions with cable channels and on-demand movies, and complimentary wired and wireless Internet. These suites also enjoy dining areas with tables and bar seating, and fully equipped gourmet kitchens with washers and dryers.
The Grand Cascades Lodge features several restaurants and cafés. The Crystal Tavern presents upscale pub menu of classic American fare and beverages against breathtaking views over the golf courses with live entertainment over the weekend. Springs Bistro serves authentic northern Italian cuisine in a casual setting with indoor and outdoor seating and then Chef’s Garden is a seasonal garden café which offers a unique garden-to-table dining experience. The award-winning Restaurant Latour presents fine dining on a grand scale accompanied by fine wines from the restaurant's world-renowned wine cellar.
The Grand Cascades Lodge boasts an array of superb facilities and amenities, ranging from three world-class golf courses, namely Cascades Golf Course, Crystal Springs Golf Course, and Wild Turkey Golf Course, to a stunning Biosphere Pool Complex featuring two free-form heated swimming pools, a vortex pool, a large hot tub, whirlpool and sauna, water slides, a tropical aquarium, and a heated outdoor pool. A luxurious full-service spa – Reflections Spa – offers a range of pampering spa and salon services such as massages, body treatments, facials, cosmetic enhancements and hair and nail services and a bocce court, a croquet lawn and an 18-hole natural grass putting course provide relaxing entertainment. Daily tours of the hotel’s internationally acclaimed 75,000 bottle wine cellar can be enjoyed, and a variety of meeting and conference rooms cater for all types of events.
Activities include trout fishing at the Crystal Springs Quarry, skiing and water-based adventures at the nearby Mountain Creek and access to the Mineral Sports Club, which is home to seven indoor and outdoor pools, a 6,000 square-foot fitness center with more than 80 fitness classes every week, and tennis, racquetball and basketball courts.
4.Things to Do
Other inclusive Grand Cascades Lodge activities include weekend children's entertainment including animal shows and magicians, face painting, and arts and crafts, weekend yoga classes, outdoor games, and garden tours, walking and hiking on a three-mile nature trail around the resort, murder mystery parties, and art vino.
Guest services at the Grand Cascades Lodge include a 24-hour front desk and concierge services, baggage service and storage, a modern business center with computers, printing, copying and fax services, babysitting services, dry cleaning, laundry and tailoring service, housekeeping services, and personalized wake-up calls.
5.Plan This Vacation
Grand Cascades Lodge boasts more than 32,000 square feet of functional event space, as well as six indoor and outdoor catering venues for state-of-the-art meetings, social functions, weddings, receptions, and other social gatherings.
Explore the Appalachian Trail through the majestic Kittatinny Mountain Range in Northern New Jersey and enjoy a variety of activities such as farmer’s markets, drive-in movies, professional dancing, shopping, bowling, drive-in movie theater, and the annual Applefest in the beautiful Warwick Valley area just outside of the Crystal Springs Resort. Taste some of the region’s best wines at wineries like Warwick Valley Winery, Applewood, Demarest Hill, and Cava Winery.
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Crystal Springs Resort, Sussex County, New Jersey 07419, website, Phone: 855-977-6473
Romantic Getaways in NJ: Grand Cascade Lodge at the Crystal Springs Resort