Suburban Extended Stay Hotel
50 Oriol Drive
Worcester, MA 01605
Phone: (508) 852-2801
Fax: (508) 852-4605
Just outside the city of Worcester is Hebert Candies. Founded in 1917, Hebert Candies has been New England's primary producer of chocolates and candies. The mansion, purchased by the owner in 1946, has been home to the candy company ever since, with chocolate made on the premise and a complete candy store inside. You can find seasonally-themed chocolate pops, a do-it-yourself ice cream bar and even hold birthday parties or other events at the mansion. Tasty chocolates and unique sweet treats are the reason to come out here to pick up some goodies for the kids or yourself!
Learn to ski at the Ski Ward Ski and Snowboard School. Using great techniques for teaching and improving one's ability to transforming a beginner to an expert. the ski lessons are great and fees are affordable. Instructions for racing are also available, the ideas and learning methods teach one perfection and a good foundation for skiing and snowboarding. Along with these, the resort is famous for lodge, restroom services, first aid rooms, etc.
The Moore State Park is 400-acres (about 162-hectares) of dedicated outdoor and open space. The park is also listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The gorgeous landscape at Moore State Park includes several historic sites, like remnants of former saw and gristmills, and is also home to some of the most beautiful azaleas and mountain laurel in Massachusetts. Bask in the natural beauty and indulge in recreational activities like canoeing, fishing, hiking and cross-country skiing for a memorable time.
Wachusett Mountain is a ski area that stretches across both the towns, Princeton and Westminster. It has trails, ski lifts, a base lodge and other facilities like restaurant and private suites. The ski area also hosts fun events and races on a regular basis.
Great Meadows National Wildlife Refuge spans more than 3800 acres (1537.81 hectares) of wetlands and trails along the Concord and Sudbury Rivers. Migratory birds and other plant and animal life are protected by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service here, and can be observed from park trails. Apart from activities like hiking, hunting and fishing, the park also offers education programs for those keen to know more about the place. Check website for more.
Forget ski resorts that are only operational when there's snow on the ground, the Nashoba Valley Ski Area has ample activities year round. In the winter you can enjoy skiing or tubing on the slopes or relaxing at the lodge. The summer months offer a variety of outdoor activities including volleyball matches, live music festivals and a tiki bar. Come fall, the ski area takes a more ominous tone with the Witch's Woods haunted attraction.
Tantiusques is located at Sturbridge, Massachusetts. It is a open space reservation and historic site owned and managed by The Trustees of Reservations. This area is known for its old and defunct graphite mines. This area is also listed on the National Registrar of Historic Places.