Pennsylvania's charms are enhanced by chocolate at The Hotel Hershey, in the state's only town named for a chocolate impresario. The upscale Woodside Cottages at the resort (pictured) will be renovated in the first quarter of this year, and an indoor pool complex will open at the nearby Hershey Lodge.PHILLY BOOM
A new 222-room Four Seasons Philadelphia
is slated to open in 2017, occupying the top 12 floors of the $1.2 billion, 59-story Comcast tower now under construction. The former Four Seasons has been converted to The Logan, a Hilton Curio Collection hotel.
The 149-room SLS LUX Philadelphia
also is set to debut in 2017, in a 47-story tower on Broad and Spruce Streets, across from the Kimmel Center.IDYLLIC INN
The 40-room Inn at Swarthmore is currently under construction at Swarthmore College, on its campus of rolling lawns and wooded hills 11 miles outside of Philadelphia. The property should debut this spring.FRICK PICK
The Frick Pittsburgh
is a museum and historical site that covers five acres of lawns and gardens in the East End. Private event spaces range from a rotunda to an auditorium to gardens.