In Pocono Manor, Pa., The Inn at Pocono Manor is renovating its 181-room Main Lodge. Work on the National Registry of Historic Places property is expected to be complete in late spring 2011. With a $4 million budget for the project, the resort plans upgrades to the entrance, public lobbies, event and meeting rooms, restaurants, and guest rooms.

Overall, the 3,000-acre property boasts 237 guest rooms and 25,000 square feet of meeting and event space. Recreational amenities include two 18-hole golf courses, horseback riding, indoor and outdoor swimming pools, the Laurel Spa, fishing (including ice fishing!), clay shooting, and cross-country skiing.

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