It’s Time to Unwrap Christmas in the Hocking Hills

Hocking Hills, Ohio, transforms from a beautiful fall foliage destination into a stunning winter wonderland during the holiday season. Guests of all ages flock to this area to take in the gorgeous scenery, enjoy the inviting warmth of locals, and to spend time with friends and family. Visit us before the holidays for several exciting Christmas-themed events. Explore nature with a winter-themed hike to Ash Cave, get your holiday shopping done at our area’s antique stores, or take a cookie baking class at The Inn & Spa at Cedar Falls. Experience this holiday cheer for yourself when you opt to spend Christmas in the Hocking Hills

The holidays are the most stressful time of the year. Don’t let your Hocking Hills Christmas trip contribute to that stress! Request a copy of our free Hocking Hills Vacation Guide to help plan!

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How to Spend Christmas in the Hocking Hills 

Hang your stockings atop a new fireplace this year when you stay at the Inn & Spa at Cedar Falls. Located in the heart of the Hocking Hills, our comfortable bed and breakfast will wrap you in the magic of our area this holiday season. Find out what’s in store with some of our favorite things to do in Ho-Ho-Hocking Hills!

Take Our Holiday Cookie Baking Class

The beloved Holiday Cookie Baking Class at the Inn & Spa at Cedar Falls is one of our favorite holiday events! Join us on November 29 or December 1 to participate in our most popular cooking class. This class is a three-hour experience in which participants learn to bake five of Chef Matt’s favorite Christmas cookies. This class is led by our helpful staff who are there every step of the way to make sure your culinary creation turns out perfect! 

Class price includes instruction, recipes, ingredients, lunch, and a bag of cookies to take home. Or, enjoy your sweet treats in your accommodation at the Inn & Spa at Cedar Falls. Book the Holiday Cookie Baking Class and receive 25 percent off of your lodging the night before or after your class. Now that’s a sweet deal! 

Explore Christmas in Ash Cave 

If you think the Hocking Hills is beautiful in the summer, you should see it covered in snow! Ash Cave is the largest recess cave in Ohio. This awe-inspiring sight transforms into a magical winter wonderland during the holidays for Christmas in Ash Cave. This annual event takes guests through the lighted, snow-covered gorge that leads to the cave. Once you arrive, delight in the Christmas celebration of the year! Christmas in Ash Cave features hot cocoa by an open fire, live Christmas music, a tree decorating event, and even the big guy himself! This exciting celebration is free, open to the public, and will be held on Dec. 14, 2019, from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. 

Purchase One-Of-A-Kind Holiday Gifts 

Skip the big box stores this holiday season! Complete your Christmas in the Hocking Hills with one-of-a-kind, Ohio-made gifts. Logan Antique Mall, the Hocking Hills Flea Market, and the Inn & Spa at Cedar Falls Gift Shop are a few great places to purchase your holiday gifts this year. 

From November 1 to December 12, you can even win prizes for getting your holiday shopping done early with the Hocking Hills Holiday Treasure Hunt! Simply purchase gifts from six of the 27 participating locally-owned stores and enter for your chance to win various prizes. The grand prize is a weekend getaway for four to the Hocking Hills! 

Give Yourself the Gift of Relaxation 

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We want to give you the gift of savings this year! There’s nothing better this time of year than having a little extra cash. That’s what you get when you spend this Christmas in the Hocking Hills. 

Stay with the Inn & Spa at Cedar Falls this Christmas on Tuesday, December 24 and Wednesday, December 25 and receive 50 percent off of your lodging in any of our inn guest rooms, cottages, cabins, or yurts! This special also includes breakfast at Kindred Spirits on December 26. Book this Christmas Special while there’s still room at the inn!