Grandparents Getaway ~

Grandparents rule because they don’t have any rules-

they just want to spoil their grandchildren with over-the-top fun! With so many activities to choose from, Oglebay is the perfect destination for doting grandparents and their fun-loving grandchildren. 


Day One 

4:00 pm – Arrival and Check In 

6:00 pm – Casual dinner at Route 88 Brew & BBQ– enjoy a variety of house-smoked meats

7:00 pm – Play a round of Mini Golf

8:30 pm – Air Hockey and arcade games at the Wilson Lodge Game Room




Day Two 

8:00 am – Enjoy our famous Mountaineer Breakfast Buffet in Ihlenfeld Dining Room

10:00 am – Family Animal Encounter at the Oglebay Good Zoo- Meet the Kangaroo, Red Panda, Lemur, Sloth and more!

12:00 pm – Poolside lunch (and a cocktail for the grandparents) at Crispin Center Outdoor Pool

12:30 pm – Splash around in the Fountains of Fun at Crispin Center Outdoor Pool

5:00 pm – Dinner at Glassworks Grill featuring juicy burgers and wood-fired pizzas

6:30 pm – Take a stroll around Schenk Lake and follow the meandering paved walking trail to Farmhouse Sweets & Treats for delicious, handcrafted ice cream- don’t miss the panoramic views from The Hilltop


Day Three 

8:00 am – Enjoy our famous Mountaineer Breakfast Buffet in Ihlenfeld Dining Room

9:00 am – For Grandkids: A half-day adventure at the Good Zoo

For Grandparents: Reconnect with a Couples Massage at The West Spa

12:00 pm – Gather the grandkids for lunch at Glassworks Grill

2:00 pm – Enjoy the afternoon at our Aerial Challenge Ropes Course

6:00 pm – Dinner at Garden Bistro, a farm-to-table inspired restaurant

8:30 pm – Gather around the Fire Pit on the outdoor patio- S’more’s kits are available at the Resort Shop in Wilson Lodge


Day Four

8:30 am – Breakfast pastries and coffee at Sarita’s Coffee Bar

9:00 am – Take a ride on the Pedal boats and Aqua Cycles at Schenk Lake

11:00 am – Departure




Local Attractions

  • Wheeling Park Water Slide – 5.8 Miles / 14 Minute Drive
  • Kruger Street Toy and Train Museum – 7.7 Miles / 16 Minute Drive
  • The Children’s Museum of the Ohio Valley- 5.4 Miles / 12 Minute Drive

For more information or to book your Family Getaway, please contact a Reservations Specialist at 877-436-1797. Please Note: Items outlined are set as an example itinerary. Oglebay cannot guarantee the availability of all amenities suggested. Reservations are highly encouraged.