Blogs and Articles

A repository of blog posts and written articles about the Berkeley Springs area, its history, and events. Written by the team at Berkeley Springs Cottage Rentals, local writers, and visitors alike! Come and see what makes Berkeley Springs so special! 

George Washington’s Bathtub Celebration

Over 200 years ago, George Washington visited the Town of Bath for the first time. He stumbled upon the hot springs and decided Berkeley Springs was the place of healing and relaxation. With the water at a constant 74 degrees, I can’t say I disagree with his opinion. Now, Berkeley Springs is full of practices […]
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Luck is a Funny Thing

Do you believe in luck? St. Patrick’s Day is right around the corner with a trail of good fortune. With four-leaf clovers, wearing green, and searching for rainbows, we are all looking forward to all of the little miracles in life. If you ask me, Berkeley Springs is a town of miracles. Not only does […]
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Romantic Valentine's Getaway in Berkeley Springs

Romantic Valentine’s Getaway in Berkeley Springs

Do you feel the love in the air? Are you itching to surprise your partner with a one-of-a-kind gift that will bring a contagious smile to their face? Can you already smell the chocolate candies and ruby red roses? A close friend of mine married the love of her life a year ago. Every Valentine’s […]
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Building a New You in Berkeley Springs

Creating resolutions for the New Year tends to be a daunting task. You are struck with the challenging self-reflection where you look back on the past and try to pick out the flaws you have buried deep. Then, you pin those flaws to the fridge with a five-step plan on how to change those ways […]
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Thanksgiving in Berkeley Springs

With Thanksgiving approaching, a memory comes to mind of sitting in elementary school and placing my tiny hand on a brown piece of paper. With one hand in position, the other very roughly traced over it. When I lifted my fingers, a curvy outline of a turkey was left in its wake. I smiled in […]
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Veteran’s Day With Berkeley Springs Cottage Rentals

I remember sitting in a history class when I was in school and learning that my hometown was part of the Civil War. Stonewall Jackson attacked Berkeley Springs before marching to the town next door. Despite that tragic moment in the 1860s, the town continued its tradition of healing. Built around warm springs, the town […]
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