Spring is here, and love is in the air. Planning a trip for you and that special someone? “Staycations” are no longer an excuse for saving money. With ultra-low-cost carriers like Swoop, you can afford that weekend getaway with your special someone. Surprise your significant other with a trip to one of the most underrated cities for romance. Home to some of the most delicious eats, wines, beautiful views and sweetest bed and breakfasts, Abbotsford is the perfect place to spend the weekend away at an affordable price.
Abbotsford is known for its wide array of famous wineries. Amongst the many, is Mt. Lehman Winery, which features an intimate atmosphere. This humble winery specializes in limited-edition award-winning artisan wines. The 80-acre winery has tasting rooms where you can sample and buy its aromatic wines. Mt. Lehman’s pleasant red and white wines are featured and well-known throughout Abbotsford and Frazer Valley. It is the perfect place to unwind and spend a day enjoying the beautiful spring weather and views.
This intimate B&B is located in the heart of Clayborn Village amongst fields of greens and beautifully bloomed flowers. This charming Victorian-style B&B offers privacy, inventive food and an excellent dining experience all wrapped up in a quaint environment. Waste the day away relaxing or get out and see all that Abbotsford has to offer. Regardless of how you choose to spend your time, this is the perfect accommodation for your romantic getaway.
More of a beer person? Located in East Abby, is Field House Brewing Co. It is a perfect venue for live music, a beautifully lit patio and lively atmosphere. Field House Brewing Co. crafts delicious and refreshing beer, but also creates an amazing experience that you and your partner are sure to remember.
In this peaceful garden, you can find enchanting plants and displays filled with luscious flower. After exploring through the tranquil garden, indulge at Brambles Bistro, located inside the Tanglebank garden. Brambles Bistro is known for its unique menu of delicacies featuring fresh local produce and wines.
Historic Downtown Abbotsford showcases local shops, breweries, restaurants and events, while also demonstrating the rich history of Abbotsford. Filled with good eats and even better people, there is something for both you and your partner to enjoy.
With more than 60 km of nature to explore, you can spend the whole day taking in the fresh air and spending quality time with your other half. With lakes, wildlife, creeks and mountains to explore, it makes for that perfect place to take that perfect #CoupleGoals selfie.
So, there you have it, a list of reasons why Abbotsford is so clearly the best destination for a couple’s retreat. With Swoop's cheap flights, you can spend less, see more and do more at your destination.
Written by Amy Schimpf