8 Holiday-Themed Inns and Hotels That Need to Be on Your Bucket List

The Inn at Christmas Place

In some people's version of a perfect world, the winter holidays would last all year long. From festive decorations to roaring fires and freshly baked cookies, what's not to love? While you can watch a classic holiday movie or blast Mariah Carey's "All I Want For Christmas Is You" to get your holiday fix, there are ways to take your love of cold-weather festivities one step further. All around the country you can find find holiday-themed inns, bed and breakfasts, and hotel rooms that celebrate the yuletide season 365 days a year.

In addition to decorations, these inns often serve full holiday meals, host events (including live music!), and maybe even ask Santa to stop by. So if you're the type that craves hot chocolate even during the summer, these eight spots are for you. Keep reading to see them all now, and get ready to enjoy some magical silent nights.


The Inn at Christmas Place — Pigeon Forge, TN

The Inn at Christmas Place is a unique Christmas-themed hotel in Pigeon Forge, TN. It's perfect for holiday lovers as it celebrates all year long, and offers themed rooms, events, and meet-and-greets with Santa Claus himself! This year, The Inn at Christmas place is ringing is the holiday season with a "12 Days of Christmas" event, which includes crafting, gingerbread houses, and plenty of activities for the kids.


Amelia Island Williams House — Fernandina Beach, FL

While this spot isn't Christmas-themed all year, the holiday season at Amelia Island Williams House is not to be missed! On top of being completely decorated from head to toe, the property has special packages to plan a full weekend filled with delicious breakfasts, carriage tours, hors d'eouvres, Christmas treats, and more. This season, Amelia Island will also host the National Philharmonic Orchestra of Ukraine, meaning you can enjoy your stay and a live concert.


Hotel Chapel Christmas — Narita, Japan

In Japan, Hotel Chapel Christmas is a must-visit for Christmas fanatics. It's a quirky "love motel" with a smiling Santa on the door, giant lit up Christmas tree, and an elevator that plays Christmas carols.


Christmas Farm Inn & Spa — Jackson, NH

For a more adventurous Christmas-themed getaway, Christmas Farm Inn & Spa is a short drive away from the White Mountains in New Hampshire. From horse-drawn sleigh rides to holiday drink tastings, storytelling, and fondues, this inn really takes Christmas seriously and celebrates those simple joys all year long.


The Inn at Round Barn Farm — Waitsfield, VT

The Inn at Round Barn Farm is a top Vermont bed and breakfast with beautiful rooms on 245 acres. Guests can enjoy whirlpool tubs, cozy fireplaces, a game room, and an exceptional breakfast. You can enjoy Christmas traditions and holiday shopping in the quaint Waitsfield Village with the inn's Country Christmas Package. Even though it's not themed all year, this is a go-to when looking for a cozy Christmas-y weekend.


Harvest Moon Bed & Breakfast — New Holland, PA

There's nothing better than relaxing during the holiday season. The Harvest Moon Bed & Breakfast specializes in everything from cooking classes to massage therapies for the ultimate zen time. The property is arranging a Christmas-themed weekend package from Dec. 7-8 that includes a welcome reception, holiday-themed breakfasts, homemade cookies, caroling, and a bottle of wine for each couple on Friday night. While you can't get these perks all year, how amazing would this place be for a weekend trip in December?


Welsh Hills Inn - Granville, OH

Recently named TripAdvisor's No. 1 rated bed and breakfast in the United States, the Welsh Hills Inn in Granville, OH has a lot to offer during Christmastime. This inn has home-cooked breakfasts to start your day and decked-out Christmas-themed decor to enjoy at your leisure. While the Christmas theme is only around for the actual holiday, this place seriously looks like it belongs in a Hallmark movie.


Casa Da Montanha — Gramado, Brazil

The special Christmas suite at Casa da Montanha is available for holiday lovers from October to January. The suite is completely transformed to feel like Santa's house, with a Christmas tree, embroidered bathrobes, festive throw pillows, twinkling lights, and more.