In the beautiful, lush Allegheny Mountains, just 90 miles west of Washington D.C. in Hampshire County, West Virginia, awaits an unforgettable summer vacation. At Capon Springs & Farms the entire family is guaranteed to leave with lasting memories and a new lease on life.
Established in the mid 19th century as a healings springs resort, Capon Springs & Farms has now become the premier all-inclusive family vacation locale in the state of West Virginia and far beyond. Reconnect with your loved ones as you leave the outside world behind. In addition to all the hiking, fishing and outdoor sports available, you can add to your relaxation by enjoying one of two nine-hole golf courses (one regular, the other executive), or the relaxing Hygeia Bath House & Spa. For pure refreshment, take a dip in the spring-fed pool, named Retreat Central’s “Best Swimming Pool in the U.S.”
“We love our multiple trips to Capon,” said Sharon Coale, a returning guest from Potomac, Maryland who’s been visiting for over 60 years. “We appreciate that Capon Springs is a family-run, laidback vacation site with activities for everyone.”
Capon Springs & Farms is a 4,700-acre mountain paradise, with 100+ rooms in 14 unique cottages, and truly breathtaking views of wild, wonderful West Virginia. The grounds are set up like a small village with Victorian-style resort buildings, and daily traditions such as flag raising, music in the trees, and a dinner bell that lets you know breakfast, lunch, and dinner is served.
On your visit, don’t forget to try the fresh farm eggs, delicious homemade baked goods, or the rejuvenating spring water--which is said to have healing powers. Guests will be treated like family at Capon Springs & Farms, and it shows immediately with a warm welcome at check-in. All season long you can enjoy group activities like campfires with hot dog roasts, bingo parties, spring house tours, and so much more!
“You can do as much or as little as you please,” said Coale. “The setting is magnificent, and the resort is a truly secluded mountain getaway. The food is plentiful, homemade, and served family-style, so there’s always more than enough to eat. Our family loves going there, and can recommend it highly and without reservation!”
Capon Springs & Farms offers something that has become a lost art these days: a traditional summer vacation the whole family can enjoy. Families are always looking to recreate the carefree memories of their youth, for themselves and their kids--Capon gives families just that.
Families visit from all over the surrounding states to unplug from the daily grind of the modern world and detox from their digital devices. The adults can relax, the kids can explore the grounds, and the whole family can spend unhurried time together. If you need to check in with work or a loved one at home, there is high-speed Wifi access in the Meeting House facility.
Whether you’re relaxing on a porch, fishing for a trout, swinging the clubs, or sharing a meal with hundreds of other guests, you’ll know you’ve found a home-away-from-home at Capon Springs & Farms!