Geneva Area

From Grapes to Glass

City of Geneva Fire Chief, Dale Arkenburg, stomps grapes at
the 54th Annual Grape Jamboree

Geneva has long been known for grapes.  Neighboring Harpersfield Township is home to dozens of vineyards and wineries of every shape and size.  In September 2018, Geneva will celebrate the 55th Grape Jamboree.  This street party infuses area businesses with the sweet bunches that grow so well in this region.  Grab a slice of grape pie at Mary's Diner or sip on a purple cow at Rees' Corner Store.  

One of the area's most famous contributions to modern society is the work of Platt R. Spencer whose Spencerian Script is the foundation for today's cursive writing.  Mr. Spencer lived in Geneva and is said to have modeled the curves and loops of his script after the particular pebbles found on our local beaches.  

Geneva connects two of the area's most popular tourist destinations: the winery district of the Grand River Valley and Lake Erie.  The corridor is lined with businesses of every shape and size.  Moore Antiques is an ever-changing collection of hidden treasures and collectibles.  The authentic Mexican food prepared at Luisa's is most appreciated in their festive atmosphere.  Earth's Natural Treasures is a health food market carrying a variety of products.  

Spire Institute is an Office U.S. Olympic and Paralympic training site and is host to several collegiate and regional events throughout the year.  Visitors are welcome to stop in for a daily pass to SPIRE Fit - no reason to skip your workout while on vacation!  


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        Running Horse Farm

        An upscale, rustic wedding venue renovated from a 1940's dairy barn located the heart of wine country. 

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        389 Stoltz Rd Geneva, OH 44041
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        Rustic River Retreats

        Get back to nature in one of our cozy, remodeled retreats located on a private 27 acre estate on the Grand River in beautiful Austinburg, OH. Just minutes from the area premiere wineries, restaurants, covered bridges, and the Greenway Trail. Canoe and Kayak launching is available on site. 

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        930 Tote Rd Austinburg, OH 44010
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        Sawdust Camp

        A total Glamping experience! Escape to a tiny cabin in the woods at Sawdust Camp. Surrounded by the Sawdust Preserve part of the Natural History Museum of Cleveland in Geneva, Ohio. You can drive right up to the snug one-room cabin in the woods. Rest on the porch in a hammock or hike in the woods; the creek is a short walk down the hill. Enjoy a fire in the fire pit with s’mores or bring back some wine from one of the local wineries. Inside the cozy cabin is an air bed on a frame with a memory foam topper, extra blankets and during colder weather a down alternative comforter and a blue flame propane heater to supplement the cast iron cook stove for heat. Also counter, cabinets with cooking utensils, propane Coleman camp stove, and if needed a cooler. "Letters From Sawdust", a book written about these woods for the Cleveland Natural History's Explorer Magazine along with other books and games as well as art supplies and toys. Outside a cafe table with chairs and hammock hooks on the covered porch. You will also have a fire pit, picnic bench, and an Amish out-house. Inside and outside solar lights with USB OUTLETS. Firewood and fire starting materials included. Cabin fits 4 guests snugly with plenty of room outside to set up your own camping gear for 4 additional guests. Water for drinking and washing, wood and propane provided, cooler upon request. Well groomed furry friends are welcome.

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        1646 Atkins Rd Geneva, OH 44041
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        Silver Crest Cellars

        We grow old-world & new-world wine varieties including Riesling, Cab Franc, Cab Sauv., & Chardonnay. OPEN Friday & Saturday 12pm - 8pm

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        4511 Bates Rd Madison, OH 44057
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        Sleep Inn & Suites

        Dream better at the Sleep Inn & Suites® Near I-90 and Ashtabula hotel in Austinburg, OH, located off Interstate 90. Feel relaxed and at home in our inviting guest rooms, featuring refrigerators, microwaves, TVs, coffee makers, irons, ironing boards and hair dryers.Our hotel has ample free parking that can accommodate most vehicles. Guest laundry facilities on the property are available for use at your convenience. We also have a small banquet room that can accommodate up to 25 guests.Our pet-friendly hotel is conveniently located between Erie and Cleveland, minutes from Lake Erie and in close proximity to the following local points of interest: SPIRE Institute, Geneva on the Lake, Ohio Wine Country, Harpersfield Covered Bridge, Maple Ridge Golf Course.Our entire Designed to Dream® experience comes together in an environment that’s uplifting by design—to put a smile on your face and a spring in your step. Make your reservation today at the Sleep Inn & Suites Near I-90 and Ashtabula hotel in Austinburg, OH for a refreshing stay at an affordable price.

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        9350 Center Rd.(Rt. 45) Austinburg, OH 44010
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