Romantic Escape Sample Itinerary
Day 1 - Wednesday
Arrive in the afternoon.
Settle into your room and relax a bit.
Get acquainted with the area by renting some bicycles (on-site) Or, if you prefer to walk, try Historic Green Lake’s Walking Tour.
Enjoy dinner at the Waterfront Grill, located on the lake and adjacent to downtown.
Walk next door for Concerts in the Park (check schedule). They have different entertainment each week during the summer and you get a different view of the lake than you do from the resort.
Day 2 - Thursday
Head to the Sunroom for Eggs Benedict and our French Toast with a side of yogurt.
Allow yourself to unwind at Evensong Spa. Our signature Inner Journey Massage in our couple’s suite is just what you need to start your romantic getaway off right. Have a spa healthy lunch at Evensong Spa Cafe. Let your worries drift away.
Take a short drive to Norton’s restaurant, located lakeside on South Lawson Drive for cocktails and dinner. Steaks and seafood highlight the menu.
Finish off the night by taking a leisurely stroll along the lake. Sit on a bench and enjoy the silence and each other’s company.
Day 3 - Friday
Head to Sugar Lips in downtown Green Lake for a light breakfast. Grab a latte and scone or danish.
Spend a fun day enjoying the lake. Rent a pontoon, kayak or jet ski (on-site). Or try your hand at fishing. Fishing poles can be rented at the recreation tent, or fishing charters are available by reservation.
Come ashore and grab a table at the BoatHouse patio and enjoy a casual lunch of salads and sandwiches while overlooking the lake before heading back on the water for the afternoon.
Enjoy a casual dinner at Christianos, located on Hwy 23 in Green Lake for some amazing pizza. Try the Pizza Florentine or Combo "Danza," or if you can't decide get one of each! The Minneapolis Star Tribune said their pizza is one of the state's finest.
After dinner treat yourself to an after-dinner snack at the Pump House Parlor (on-site). Try one of our delicious Kemps ice cream flavors.
Then head back to the BoatHouse Pub and plug some quarters in the jukebox. Challenge each other to a game of pool or darts.
Day 4 - Saturday
Grab a light breakfast in the Sunroom with the fresh seasonal fruit plate while enjoying the view.
After breakfast, it’s time to shop! Take a short drive to Princeton, which is just 10 minutes west of Green Lake. Check out the famous Princeton Flea Market and the shops of Water Street, which offer a one-of-a-kind shopping experience.
As the day winds down, walk over to Grey Rock (on-site) and indulge in the fine dining experience Grey Rock offers. Kick back and enjoy the live pianist in the lounge after your fabulous dinner overlooking Green Lake.
Before turning in for the night, take a dip in our outdoor or indoor pool during adult only swim from 10 to 11 p.m.
Day 5 - Sunday
Grey Rock’s champagne brunch which offers an array of delicious items on it begins at 9 a.m., leaving you plenty of time to pack before check out at 11 a.m.
Be sure to make advance reservations for:
Your meal at Grey Rock
Your services at Evensong Spa
Pack your bathing suits, walking shoes and camera.
Call ahead to Cedar Ridge Ranch or Mecan River Outfitters or the Golf Courses of Lawsonia to check availability, and check the schedule for some of the other suggested, seasonal events.
Local area events can be found at www.visitgreenlake.com
Be sure to double check restaurant hours with the resort staff as they may vary.