CraftBeer.com has compiled an inventory of greater than 50 breweries with motels, inns, campgrounds and more. Scroll to backside of web page for full listing! (CraftBeer.com)Might 23, 2019
If there’s one factor we craft beer lovers take pleasure in greater than a day on the brewery, it’s an in a single day stay at one. Having a bed to crash in after a day of sipping beers is one thing – however in lots of instances, breweries that provide lodging are additionally giving visitors the prospect to have an immersive experience that’s all concerning the beer. From brewery motels to campgrounds, quirky Airbnbs to luxurious resorts, that is your all-inclusive information to planning your craft beer weekend getaway – and just about each beer trip to return.
Rooms with a Brew: Brewery Inns and Inns
Beer lovers in Columbus, Ohio, beloved the thought of a brewery lodge a lot, they crowdfunded one. BrewDog’s DogHouse options 32 rooms that have their own draft beer on faucet and beer fridges in the showers. You possibly can wake up to a beer-paired breakfast and then study all about brews at the Craft Beer Museum. It’s no marvel they met 70 % of their funding aim in lower than 24 hours!
The Dogfish Head Inn in Lewes, Delaware, provides the DogHouse a run for the money with regards to finishing up the beer theme. From in-room growlers and barley coffee all the best way to the beer-infused cleaning soap, they’ve coated every base. Visitors may also get VIP tours of the brewery and VIP seating at two of the brewery’s eating places.
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In Denver, a brand new lodge and brewery partnership is the stuff of beer lovers’ goals. New Belgium has opened a brewery on the bottom flooring of the Source Lodge. We’re talking 2,000 sq. ft of brewery, including 50 oak barrels for on-site ageing of delicious sour beers. And this brewery-plus-hotel combo just isn’t the one one Colorado has to supply – only a couple hours’ drive from The Source Lodge, in Glenwood Springs, you will discover Glenwood Canyon Brewing Co. at Lodge Denver.
In Oregon, McMenamins gives various resorts which have breweries on website. One of the crucial notable is the Edgefield Lodge, which has a golf course, movie theatre and fairly the package deal for travelers who want to take pleasure in a couple of beers. Their Beer 101 Package deal consists of lodging for two, two brewery taster trays to try out six McMenamins ales, and a growler of whichever of those you like greatest.
When you’re more the adventurous sort, the Woodstock Inn Brewery in North Woodstock, New Hampshire, has seasonal occasions, zipline and ski packages. Additionally they supply a memorable Brewer’s Weekend that includes a two-night stay, a collaboration with the brewers to brew a new beer, breakfast each morning, and extra.
Turkey Hill Brewing Co. also gives a Brewer’s Weekend Expertise. “It was the dream of the owner’s grandfather to have a brewery or distillery on the property, which has been in Andrew Pruden’s family since the early 1900s,” Nebel says. “There just so happened to be an old bank barn on the property. The two-story, 10,000-square-foot brewpub rests atop the footprint of the original 1839 bank barn, but an entirely new structure that does have some pieces and materials from the barn.”
Pruden met local homebrewer Donny Abraczinskas at a party, and the remaining is historical past. Now, the inn presents beer packages and add-ons. “You can have our beer waiting in your room for when ya check in,” Nebel says. “The Brew Pub offers 13 different styles on tap including a beer engine for cask beer and two specialty taps for our barrel-aged and sour programs. There are year-round staples like our Revelation Pale Ale and Barn Dance Blonde, plus an always rotating selection of four-to-five different IPAs and a stout or porter on nitrogen.”
Mattress, Breakfast and Beer
There are myriad bed-and-breakfast places throughout the U.S. to provide you a aspect of allure together with your beer. Hopkins Strange Mattress and Breakfast in Sperryville, Virginia, is a superb example: the restored property from the 1820s is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and hosts a nano-brewery in the cellar that makes use of local barley.
At Fredericksburg Brewing Company’s Bed & Brew, friends get a free pint for every night time’s keep at the previous, restored 1890s building. The brewery has 11 rooms above the restaurant and one on floor degree, so there’s loads of room (and beer!) to go around.
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And that’s not the only Bed & Brew – Buddies Brewing Firm in North Platte, Nebraska, presents not only a growler but discounted meals as nicely to those staying at their bed-and-breakfast. “We will soon have an add-on option for private brewery tours and a brew with the brewers day where you brew a beer with us,” says Paul Oettinger, head of manufacturing and QA at Buddies.
Breweries across the country are tapping into the Airbnb development with sensible rentals simply steps away from a pint glass filled with bliss. The Brewers Quarters at Sandy Springs Brewing started as a solution to make an area that was inviting for vacationers. The studio-style room filled with uncovered brick harkens to the taproom – and better of all, guests get a full growler of any Sandy Springs beer installed on a kegerator of their room.
Over in Pagosa Springs, Colorado, Riff Raff Brewing Firm’s “Got Beer?” Airbnb listing is true above the brewery. Flagstaff, Arizona’s Historic Brewing Firm has an analogous setup with their “Craft Beer Getaway,” the place visitors can take pleasure in over 20 craft beer choices on tap as well as a full pub menu at the brewery under. T
The Stones Throw Brewery Guest Home in Bellingham, Washington, is likely one of the more unique brewery Airbnbs. The home has a micro-brewery housed in delivery containers right in the back yard, whereas the indifferent storage homes the taproom.
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For somewhat more room, Oxbow Brewery’s Three-bedroom farmhouse is for lease in Newcastle, Maine. There you’ll be able to explore the 18-acre property and prime all of it off with a farmhouse ale. And in Maurertown, Virginia, the Little Ridge Farmstead and Brewery also gives area to hang around on their farm in the Shenandoah Valley.
In the case of Secure Craft Brewing at Hermitage Hill Farm, the farm got here first and the brewery later. Owner Craig Nargi recounts the story of how the Waynesboro, Virginia, farm went from horses to hops: “My career as a chef, restaurateur and now farmer was a crash course on agriculture. That crash course included witnessing the birth of one our horses, raising a Clydesdale stallion, learning everything about farm equipment, pasture management, water conservation and construction,” Nargi says. “But farming, tending to horses and generally operating the farm was too much. Someone came along and suggested we grow hops. We gave it shot with 100 plants for the first three years. Now we have upward of 800 hop plants and the growing season down to a science.”
In 2018, the farm opened its 4 renovated worker residences as Airbnb leases for in a single day visitors. It’s a hop enthusiast’s dream to see all these hop crops in motion. “AgriTourism is not only educational, it’s rewarding to share with people how we do it and why we do things the way do,” Nargi says.
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“We could easily access the taproom from our two-bedroom suite,” Brittany Wilmoth, a current guest at Secure Craft, says. “Not only was the food and beer amazing, but we were able to sit on the porch and see the luxurious Blue Ridge Mountains which included relaxing and breathtaking views.”
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Brewery Resorts Fit for Royalty
For a very enjoyable resort vacation, look no further than Blackberry Farm in Walland, Tennessee. An unforgettable food menu paired with a brewery tour is the perfect method for a craft beer-loving foodie to spend a weekend.
“Our farm and destination resort in the Foothills of the Smoky Mountain National Park have been in operation since 1976,” Blackberry Farm’s founder Roy Milner says. “Guests come from all over the world to experience our unique setting and brand of hospitality.” Blackberry Farm’s epic culinary and wine program laid the inspiration for his or her brewery program, which makes a keep at this resort all the more appealing.
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“We offer a full selection of our beers at both of our hotel properties, while also operating the original brewery for small batch projects and our production brewery in Maryville,” Milner says. “Our Barrel House & Taproom opened in January 2019 to offer a place for all to come experience our beers and purchase items to take home.”
Journey up the East Coast to the Von Trapp Family Lodge for a unique type of unforgettable household vacation. The lodge has its own brewery whose beers could have you hearing the sound of music – because, yes, it’s the identical Von Trapp household that was featured within the basic movie!
On the Northern Outdoor Adventure Resort in The Forks, Maine, friends can take pleasure in craft beer on tap on the Kennebec River Pub & Brewery. “We launched our brewery in 1996 because a few of our river guides were beer fans crafting home brews, and we had the perfect setting for a microbrewery on site,” the brewery’s web site reads. “Our handcrafted beers are extra tasty after a day rafting, hiking, ATVing or snowmobiling.”
Lagers at Lodges, Cabins & Cottages
Overlooking Seneca Lake in the Finger Lakes region of Upstate New York, family-friendly and dog-friendly Grist Iron Brewing Co. is centrally situated on the Seneca Lake Wine and Beer Trails. The brewery purchased the land and the lodge with the aim to create the right vacation spot.
“Our team’s main goal was to create a relaxing, fun atmosphere and provide a little bit of everything our guests would need: beer, food, entertainment, and a place to sleep it all off. It just made total sense to have a lodging facility on property to help cater to the future guests of the brewery,” Grist Iron’s visitor relations and advertising supervisor Kate Fuller says. Both the brewery and the lodge have fueled the success of the opposite, but whereas the lodge provides a soothing getaway, the actual attraction is the beer.
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“We want people to love craft beer as much as we do, so we feature a 10-tap system and brew a variety of year-round, seasonal, and specialty small batch beers on site to appeal to every type of drinker,” Fuller says. “We have an in-house kitchen that turns out a seasonal menu of casual pub-style food that perfectly pairs with all our brews.”
And that’s not all. Grist Iron is 100 % committed to turning into a beer lover’s paradise.
“We’re also excited to announce that we’re nearing the end of a major renovation of our onsite lodging facility and, once complete, will offer a ‘beer-centric’ lodge with nine modern rooms located less than 100 yards away from the brewery,” Fuller says. “Each guest will receive a free beer when they check in at our reception bar, enjoy a daily continental breakfast, and have canned Grist Iron beer available 24/7 in their in-room mini fridge.”
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Cheers to Camping & Glamping
When you’re trying to join even more with nature, there are plenty of options for the outdoorsy beer lover, whether or not you favor hammock tenting or kicking again in a yurt.
“On the farm we have horses-winter greenhouses and a yurt,” says Paul Lorrain, co-founder of Funky Bow Brewing, just outdoors of Portland, Maine. The brewery is conveniently located on native snowmobile trails, so it solely made sense that they open a brewery. “My wife and I came up with the idea for the yurt together as we have four bands [playing] every weekend and people were always asking if we had campsites. We have been renting the yurt for three years now and are very busy on the weekends. We have guests from all corners of the earth,” Lorrain says.
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“We had a wonderful time in the yurt,” current visitors Clare and Alissa wrote in the guestbook. “We especially enjoyed sitting by the fire and enjoying a few of your delicious brews!”
If you want to utterly unplug and go off the grid, pack up your tenting gear and head over to the Lilly Pad campground within the woods of Morgan County, Tennessee. There you’ll discover log cabins, campsites and loads of beer.
“Hiking, primitive camping, climbing, whitewater boating, photo opportunities, the peace that comes from being in nature – almost all the encouragement an outdoor enthusiast would need to find themselves in the woods,” Suzi Sutton, manager for the Lilly Pad Hopyard Brewery, says. “The twist in this story is that not only can you find those things but there is also a micro-craft brewery as well!”
Before it was a campsite, the Lilly Pad was slightly home in the midst of nowhere owned by Del and Marte Scruggs, subsequent to the Obed Wild & Scenic River Nationwide Park. A university good friend of theirs wanted a place to remain after climbing on the Obed. Twenty years later, this diamond within the rough is turning into ever more well-liked, especially since it began serving craft beer in 2016.
“Del had always enjoyed brewing his own beer and decided to turn one of the rooms in the newly acquired house trailer into a brew room,” Sutton says. “He only did it for the love of the process and the final product, he was just so good at it that his friends and guests kept drinking all the beer!”
A group hearth pit, garden video games and a food trailer that serves pulled pork that Del smokes himself make this campsite extra like a house than a spot to string a hammock. Last yr, they built a stage for month-to-month reside music events, and the campground has hosted “craft-ivity” nights and fundraisers. Even more unimaginable, the Lilly Pad will soon have its first tub home, full with three flushing bogs.
“The beers are always good, with eight rotating taps it is hard for a beer lover to not find one they like,” Sutton says. “Blondes to browns and wheats to stouts, always a good IPA or APA on tap, every now and then we get a seasonal surprise brew like a shandy or honey rye ale. The brewers are having fun; it shows in the product and they are always happy to talk brewing with people.”
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Can’t determine between a campsite or an inn? Whetstone Station in Brattleboro, Vermont, gives it all: an inn, campground and even an Airstream with a shuttle to take visitors to the brewery a couple of miles down the street. All of those choices come to no shock to anybody who knows the house owners.
“We started our hospitality and beer career in lodging,” proprietor Tim Brady says. “My wife and I purchased an old home in Brattleboro in 2006 and built out a hip boutique inn with a small craft beer bar. Ultimately the success of that small beer bar led to our bier garten, then the restaurant and finally the brewery!”
We all know loads of love goes into crafting a tasty beer, but just as a lot love goes into the momentary houses these breweries have created for his or her visitors. We will write about all of them day, however the easiest way to really expertise the hops and hospitality at these brewery lodges is to pack your luggage and see for yourself. You possibly can download and save the complete information under that will help you plan your brewery getaway.
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