Shawnee Inn Cultivating Employee Engagement

Tuesday, April 25, 2017 (Shawnee on Delaware, Pennsylvania) – To cultivate better guest experiences, The Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort elects to host weekly employee enculturation events, allowing their employees to spend time together, learn how to achieve common guest service goals, and of course, get outside on the beautiful property of the Inn. This […]

The Shawnee Inn Makes Contribution to Delaware Highlands Conservancy

Thursday, December 8, 2016 (Shawnee on Delaware, PA) – The Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort, located directly atop the banks of the Delaware River, is recognized for its rich history and breath-taking views of the Delaware River and surrounding Pocono Mountains. As a gesture of gratitude for its beautiful surroundings and environment, the resort prides […]

Shawnee Hosts 37th Annual Messiah Sing-In

Tuesday, November 28, 2016 (Shawnee on Delaware Pennsylvania) – The Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort hosts a powerful tradition of the Messiah Sing In. So well attended in years past, this event has been relocated from the Shawnee Playhouse to the Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort to accommodate the demand. This amazing event starts at […]

Spa Shawnee and Salon Hosts Open House Event

Tuesday, November 21, 2016 (Shawnee on Delaware, Pennsylvania) – Just in time for the holidays, Spa Shawnee and Salon plans to open their doors on the night of Wednesday, December 7th from 4:00pm – 8:00pm for mini treatments, free consultations, refreshments, and more! This organic and all natural spa and salon, located in the lower […]

A Recap of the Pocono Cupcake Challenge

Friday, November 11, 2016 (Shawnee on Delaware, Pennsylvania) – This past weekend, The Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort hosted their 5th Annual Cupcake Challenge to support The United Way of Monroe County – the charitable competition took place on November 6 from 12:00pm to 3:00pm. The event was a great success, attracting approximately 1,500 people […]

Remembering Arnold Palmer at The Shawnee Inn

Monday, September 26, 2016 (Shawnee on the Delaware, Pennsylvania) – Internationally recognized golfer, Arnold Palmer died on Sunday, September 25 at the age of 87. The Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort especially mourns the loss of this Golfing legend, because his memory quite literally fills the halls of the beautiful and historic resort. Guests and […]

Shawnee & Great Bear Announce New Country Club Membership

Monday, September 19, 2016 (Shawnee on the Delaware, Pennsylvania) – The Shawnee Country Club and Great Bear Golf Club, officially announce that they will merge into one membership, allowing golfers to play both courses when joining the new country club. Established in 1910, the 27-holes at Shawnee boast a long line of golfing greats including […]

Ousman Sy Assumes Night Mgmt Role at Shawnee

Friday, September 16, 2016 (Shawnee on the Delaware, Pennsylvania) – The historic Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort is pleased to announce Ousman Sy as the new Night Manager at The Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort. For more than 15 years Ousman served as the friendly face our guest sees at the front desk. He has […]

Shawnee Inn Announces Tara Brinker as Asst GM

Friday, September 16, 2016 (Shawnee on the Delaware, Pennsylvania) – The historic Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort happily announces Tara Brinker as the Assistant General Manager of the Resort. Tara has been with the resort for almost a decade and has been extremely instrumental in developing many of The Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort’s signature […]

The Shawnee Inn Joins Operation Pollinator

Tuesday, June 28, 2016 (Shawnee on Delaware, Pennsylvania) – What at first may have looked like unkempt weeds growing around the Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort now blossomed into beautiful wildflower gardens specially planted to preserve the pollinators of our ecosystem. The Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort represents one of 60 golf courses in the […]

Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort Hires New Executive Chef

Monday, June 6, 2016 (Shawnee on the Delaware, Pennsylvania) – After an extensive search and interview process, The Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort announces the search has ended for the Executive Chef position. Dean Gardner was appointed the new Executive Chef at The Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort on Monday, May 30, 2016.  “We are […]

Exciting Spring Additions to Spa Shawnee and Salon

Thursday, May 26, 2016 (Shawnee on Delaware Pennsylvania) – Spa Shawnee and Salon, located in the lower level of The Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort, offers the best spa experience in the Poconos, and it just got a little better – especially for brides to be. A recent reconfiguration of Spa Shawnee and Salon allowed […]

Shawnee Inn Earns 2016 Trip Advisor Excellence Award

The Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort Earns 2016 Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence Thursday, May 26, 2016 (Shawnee on Delaware Pennsylvania) – The Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort today announced its accomplishment of receiving TripAdvisor® Certificate of Excellence. Now in its sixth year, the achievement celebrates hospitality businesses that have earned great traveler reviews on […]

Countdown to Shawnee 5k

Monday, May 9, 2016 (Shawnee on Delaware Pennsylvania) – Less than a month until the starting gun sounds to kick off the First Annual Shawnee 5k to benefit Girls on the Run. Partnered with Ready Set Run, Reinhart Foodservice, and Price Chopper as sponsors, The Shawnee Inn eagerly anticipates this charitable event. Available online, registration […]

Smooth Sailing at The Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort

Tuesday, April 26, 2016 (Shawnee on Delaware, Pennsylvania) – Experience the beautiful Delaware River up close and personal with Shawnee River Trips, now open for the 2016 season. The Delaware River offers a peaceful and relaxing experience, which means smooth sailing in a vessel of choice on miles of crystal clear waters. Enjoy the beauty […]

Glamping Season Has Arrived at The Shawnee Inn

Monday, April 25, 2016 (Shawnee on Delaware, Pennsylvania) – Glamping season (glamorous camping) is a highly anticipated time of year at The Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort and it is finally here. With the two new Riverside Glamping tents added to the resort’s luxurious outdoor accommodations, this season is set to be especially exciting. While […]

One of the Wealthiest Golf Professionals in the World

One hundred years ago this April, the PGA of America was founded. In January 1916, seventy-five golf professionals and leading amateurs met in New York at Wanamaker’s Department Store, to explore forming a national organization of golf professionals. Philadelphia’s Rodman Wanamaker offered to put up the prize money for a championship of the organization, so […]

Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort Hosts First Annual 5k Run/Walk

Monday, March 14, 2016 (Shawnee on Delaware Pennsylvania) – Runners and walkers alike should lace up their running shoes and start training, because The Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort plans to host a first annual 5k run/walk to benefit Girls on the Run Poconos. All participants take to the starting line at 9:00am on June […]

Job Opportunities at The Shawnee Inn

Friday, March 11, 2016 (Shawnee on Delaware Pennsylvania) – The Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort has good news for job seekers this spring. The historic resort has several job openings available at the Inn and Great Bear Golf Club. As the warmer months approach, the hospitality business expects to be booming, which means some great […]

Shawnee Announces Early Golf Course Openings

PRESS RELEASE For Immediate Release Contact: Kaitlyn O’Connor Marketing Coordinator koconnor@ShawneeInn.com (570) 424-4000 www.ShawneeInn.com Shawnee Announces Early Golf Course Openings Thursday, March 9, 2016 (Shawnee on Delaware, Pennsylvania) – At last, it’s the time of year every avid golfer eagerly anticipates – golf season. Off to an early start this year, The Shawnee Inn and […]

The Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort Hosting Job Fair

Friday, August 7, 2015 (Shawnee on Delaware, Pennsylvania) – The Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort, located in Shawnee on Delaware, Pennsylvania, is hosting a job fair on Wednesday, August 12, 2015 from 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm & 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm in the Waring Room.  The Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort is seeking […]

ShawneeCraft Brewing Company to Open New Taproom

ShawneeCraft Brewing Company to Open New Taproom All Day Celebration in Conjunction with American Craft Beer Week Tuesday, May 12, 2015 (Shawnee on Delaware, Pennsylvania) – The ShawneeCraft Brewing Company, located on the grounds of The Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort, Shawnee on Delaware, Pennsylvania, will be hosting an opening celebration for its new Taproom […]

The Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort Hosting Job Fair

Thursday, April 30, 2014 (Shawnee on Delaware, Pennsylvania) –The Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort, located in Shawnee on Delaware, Pennsylvania, is hosting a job fair on Wednesday, May 6, 2015 from 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm in the Payette Room. The Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort is seeking to fill vacant positions in every department […]

Shawnee to Host 12th Annual River Road Cleanup

Monday, February 23, 2015 (Shawnee on Delaware, Pennsylvania) – The Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort is hosting the 12th Annual River Road Cleanup on Saturday, April 18, 2015 from 9:00 am to 11:30 am.  This year, the River Road Cleanup will serve as the kick-off event commemorating the Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area’s 5oth […]

Third Annual Pocono Cupcake Challenge

Wednesday, November 12, 2014 (Shawnee on Delaware, Pennsylvania) – The 3rd Annual Pocono Cupcake Challenge raised $10,374 for the United Way of Monroe County to support the non-profit’s mission to improve lives and provide solutions to those facing life’s challenges. “My team and I are very pleased with the support we received from the community”, […]

Are You Ready For Cupcakes?

Are you ready for cupcakes!?!  We are gearing up at Shawnee for the biggest Pocono Cupcake Challenge to date.  Mark your calendars for Sunday, September 21, 2014.  From noon to 3pm The Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort’s Grand Lawn will be transformed into A Cupcake Wonderland.  Participation for the Pocono Cupcake Challenge has doubled this […]

Our Fall Spa Spectacular Awaits You

Now that the summer is drawing to a close, the hustle and bustle of every plan has concluded, slow your pace down to the drift of those falling leaves and treat your body to the relaxation and rejuvenation it’s longing for.  After months of the beating summer sun, your skin could use some pampering before […]

Autumn Cleaning – Annual River Road Clean Up

Did you know that The Shawnee Inn hosts a River Road Cleanup twice each year?  The event is part of the Shawnee Inn’s environmental engagement plan that encompasses everything from water conservation to farming.  For over a decade, the Shawnee Inn has cleaned River Road of litter.  Two years ago, for the 10th Annual River […]

Third Annual Pocono Cupcake Challenge – Event Doubles Participation

Wednesday, September 3, 2014 (Shawnee on Delaware, Pennsylvania) – Registration for the Pocono Cupcake Challenge, being held at The Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort, is officially closed.  The event will take place on Sunday, September 21, 2014 from noon to 3:00 pm.  The 3rd Annual Pocono Cupcake Challenge will feature 65 local, regional, amateur and […]

Fostering Growth At The Pocono Cupcake Challenge

You nurture. Foster growth. You hope, pray, and dream that they will grow up to be the best version of themselves. A lot of people would associate these fragmented thoughts with raising a family. Here at Shawnee, we are in the middle of planning our 3rd Annual Pocono Cupcake Challenge. Our event that infuses sweet […]

Summer’s Last Hurrah

Time flies when you’re having fun.  No statement in the history of humankind has ever been truer.  It feels like just last week that winter broke and it finally became safe to send the sweaters to the attic.  Before we surrender to autumn’s crisp air and Kaleidoscope of colors, let’s give summer one last hoorah! […]

Fall’s Painted Appeal

Our 27 hole championship golf course is a beautiful asset here at The Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort all year round but do you know what time of year it is painted in appeal?  Autumn! Rolling off of a beautiful summer with great course conditions, average temperatures in the 80’s with only a few super […]

Shawnee Announces 3rd Annual Cupcake Challenge

Tuesday, July 24, 2014 (Shawnee on Delaware, Pennsylvania) – The Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort is seeking sponsors and participants for the Third Annual Pocono Cupcake Challenge that will take place on Sunday, September 21, 2014 from noon to 3pm on the Grand Lawn of the resort. All proceeds from the event will benefit the […]

Plans For Labor Day?

The Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort is the perfect destination to spend the long Labor Day holiday weekend, or even come during the week and beat the crowds!  Looking for a place to stay now?  The Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort will have you captivated by the majestic mountain scenery and historic charm.  Sitting on […]

Summer Festival Fun At Shawnee Mountain

How awesome is August? It’s warm; the kids are on holiday for the summer… But what is there to do?!? Shawnee Mountain answers that question with three festivals/events that appeal to the interests of families everywhere. On August 10th the Pocono Chicken Wing-Off is taking place from Noon to 4 PM. Benefiting Monroe County Meals […]

Shawnee Mountain Annual Fireworks Saturday Evening, July 5th

Shawnee on Delaware, PA Shawnee Mountain Ski Area is holding its annual Independence Day Celebration and Fireworks, which benefits the Shawnee Volunteer Fire Company on Saturday, July 5, 2014. The rain date is Sunday, July 6. There will be an outdoor DJ, Uncle Sam Stilt Walker, Mark Clark’s “All American Magic Show” and various food […]

The Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort Awarded TripAdvisor Greenleaders

Shawnee on Delaware, PA USA, 2014 –The Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort today proudly announced it has been accepted as a BRONZE LEVEL into the TripAdvisor® GreenLeaders™ program, which helps travelers plan greener trips by identifying environmentally-friendly accommodations across the U.S. TripAdvisor GreenLeaders have met a set of environmental standards developed for TripAdvisor by a […]

Get Into The Swing At The Shawnee Practice Facility

Thus far, Shawnee’s golf season has been blessed with ideal weather. Sure, we’ve had our share of rain this year, but we were able to build our famous bridge in March linking the main land to our island golf course harkening an early start to our season! The rest of this week appears to be […]

News Stations Visit Shawnee

What an exciting couple of weeks at The Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort. WNEP, PALIVE, and a live morning broadcast from WPIX of New York City were well received. Click below to view the videos. WPIX (Live from NYC)»WNEP (Lecky Live—Paddleboarding)» WNEP (Sharla Show and Tell—Paddleboarding)»WNEP (Graduation Bash on a Budget)»PALIVE (Our Market–In the Kitchen)» […]

Get Ready For The Red, White and Blue

How often does the 4th of July fall on a Friday?!?  Wahoo to a three day weekend!  How better to celebrate the 4th than by relaxing riverside on Shawnee’s Veranda? This year, Shawnee Mountain’s Fireworks Display will take place on Saturday, July 5th.  If you are interested in sharing the holiday with Shawnee, you must […]

Dad’s Day At Shawnee Inn

Article by Jeromy Wo, PR@shawneeinn.com Father’s day is this Sunday. The forecast is calling for beautiful weather for enjoying the outdoors. The Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort is the perfect place to treat Dad to our peaceful natural setting. Shawnee’s Natural Outdoor Water Park (Shawnee River Trips) is offering Dad a free paddle on Sunday […]

Shawnee Market Opens For 2014

The Shawnee Market is open for its fourth season! The Shawnee Market takes place every Tuesday from 5pm – 8pm outdoors on Shawnee’s Grand Front Lawn. There is no cost to attend the Shawnee Market and what makes this event even better is that the Community Concerts take place just adjacent to the market on […]

Shawnee Inn Runs For The Red

Article by Jeromy Wo, Public Relations The Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort is sponsoring a team of employees to run in the Pocono Red Cross’ “Run for the Red”.  The race is the organization’s largest local fundraiser.  The Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort is pleased to contribute to such a great organization.  The Pocono Red […]

Shawnee Opens For The Spring

Article by Jeromy Wo, Public Relations The transition from winter to spring at The Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort is astounding.  Each season boasts unique offerings that highlight Shawnee’s natural setting.  The spring time at Shawnee is special because the flora is green and the fauna has either woken from a deep winter slumber or […]

Shawnee Market and Community Concerts in 2014

Article by Jeromy Wo, Public Relations Shawnee’s Summer Community Concerts are all geared up for the season and we are so very excited about another wonderful season of music shared with our community. As always, Shawnee’s Community Concert series will take place underneath our River Sanctuary on our grand lawn brandishing the serene Delaware River as a […]

95th Year Building Golf Bridge

Shawnee Ushers in its 2014 Golf Season Monday, March 31, 2014 (Shawnee on Delaware, Pennsylvania) &ndashndash; On Wednesday, April 2, 2014, The Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort will begin the construction of its golf bridge ushering in the golf season in the Pocono Mountains.   Since approximately 1919, The Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort, then called the Buckwood Inn, […]

Shawnee Introduces New Chef Tallada

Article by Jeromy Wo, Public Relations—The Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort is excited to announce the arrival of its new Executive Chef Rodney Tallada.  Chef Tallada brings with him a taste of the Low Country to the Pocono Mountains.  Born and raised locally, Chef Tallada traveled south to master his craft.  First serving as Executive […]

Eager For Spring Golf Opening?

Article by Jeromy Wo, Public Relations—There are few traditions at The Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort that are as long lived and symbolic as the building of its famous golf bridge. The arrival of Shawnee’s bridge represents the end of winter and the ushering in of new life, growth and a lot of lofts over […]

Shawnee To Host 11th Annual River Road Clean-Up

Wednesday, March 19, 2014 (Shawnee on Delaware, Pennsylvania) – The Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort is hosting the 11th Annual River Road Cleanup on Saturday, April 26, 2014 from 9:00 am to 11:30 am. The River Road Cleanup is a community cleanup event that has taken place at The Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort for […]

It’s Tree Tapping Time At The Shawnee Inn

Article and Video by WBRE’s PA HOMEPAGE Shawnee-on-Delaware, Monroe County – Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort Ground Supervisor Matthew Siptroth is tapping trees a few weeks later than usual this year. He explained, “It’s been so cold that the trees just haven’t been flowing until just this past few days.” For sap to flow, the […]

Spring Spa Spectacular

(Article by Jeromy Wo, Public Relations)—Spring is just around the corner.  The Pocono Mountains witnessed one of the snowiest and coldest winters in recent history.  That means so many things for those of us from the Northeast.  First and foremost, lots and lots of shoveling.  With all of that shoveling, how does your back feel?  […]

Making Better Use of Daylight

Although the top of this communiqué clearly brandishes “February Newsletter” it is important to note that Daylight Savings Time is less than a month away.  On March 9th, 2014, we will officially be welcoming the sun back into our lives for another six months.  What does that mean for Shawnee?  We’re ramping up our outdoor activities […]

Shawnee Welcomes Chef Tallada

The Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort is excited to announce the arrival of its new Executive Chef Rodney Tallada.  Chef Tallada brings with him a taste of the Low Country to the Pocono Mountains.  Born and raised locally, Chef Tallada traveled south to master his craft.  First serving as Executive Chef at Myrtle Beach’s two […]

Great Bear Golf Club Hires New Golf Pro

Monday, February 17, 2014 (East Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania) – After an extensive candidate search  and comprehensive interview  process, Great Bear Golf Club announces that the search is over and has appointed Christopher Wegner as the club’s new Head Golf Professional.   “We are pleased to announce the hiring of Christopher Wegner as our new Head Golf […]

Gear Up For Winter Action

Article by Jeromy Wo, Public Relations—January is Learn to Ski month!  There’s never been a better time to learn to ski or ride than January, during the National Learn to Ski & Snowboard Month.  The rest of the month is dedicated to winter fun and learning something new.   Shawnee Mountain has announced that it is participating in this nationwide […]

Gluten Free Gem

Article by Jeromy Wo, Public Relations—Food comes in all shapes and sizes and it’s all good. From appetizers to desserts and exotic fare to down-home cooking, we as a species are the world’s preeminent foodies. Where else in the animal kingdom has food been so celebrated? In this spirit The Gem and Keystone Brewpub recently rolled […]

Shawnee Mountain Plans Early Opening

SKI & RIDE…WHITE FRIDAY NOVEMBER 29 Shawnee on Delaware, PA – Thanks to early aggressive snowmaking and the recent cold snap, Shawnee Mountain plans to be open for skiing and snowboarding beginning the day after Thanksgiving “White Friday” through the Weekend. Operating hours will be 9am to 5pm Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Five open trails […]

Your Own Shawnee Traditions

(Article by Jeromy Wo, Public Relations) You are invited to join The Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort as we celebrate our annual Holiday Traditions.  This special time of year extends so many opportunities to slow down and spend quality time with friends and family.  Does your family have its own Shawnee Traditions?  I met a […]

Late Fall Golf

FREE GOLF PACKAGE (Article by Jeromy Wo, Public Relations)—As peak season for gazing at fall foliage in the Pocono Mountains continues, area golfers should be aware of what courses will provide the best, most colorful views at a rate that cannot compare.  Golf at Shawnee Inn’s 24-hole championship golf course, set against a kaleidoscope of […]

A Gathering for Harvest Time

Traditional Thanksgiving at Shawnee (Article by Jeromy Wo, Public Relations)—This Thanksgiving holiday treat the family to an authentic Shawnee tradition at The historic Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort, nestled in The Pocono Mountains. Can’t stay the whole weekend? Just join us on November 28th for a scrumptious buffet starting at $24.95 per adult, seniors are $19.95 and children […]

British Music Scholars Perform Concert at the Shawnee Playhouse

Tuesday, October 15, 2013 (Shawnee on Delaware, Pennsylvania) – On Tuesday, October 22, 2013, The Shawnee Playhouse will be hosting a “One Night Only” complimentary concert featuring music scholars from England’s Marlborough College. Fifteen leading Music Scholars, ages 15 to 18, from Marlborough College in England are traveling to the United States to give two […]

The Shawnee Inn to Host first Fall River Road Cleanup

Thursday, October 10, 2013 (Shawnee on Delaware, Pennsylvania) – The Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort is hosting its first annual Autumn River Road Clean-Up on Saturday, November 2nd from 8:00 am – 11:30 am, followed by an appreciation luncheon at The Gem and Keystone Brewpub. For ten straight years, Shawnee has worked in partnership with […]

Free Golf – Beautiful Foliage, Perfect Setting

Article by Jeromy Wo, Public Relations—Wow! Can you believe that the fall is upon us? We were very fortunate to have a wonderful golf season in 2013. Our course conditions were fantastic and we only had a few blistering days where temperatures were above 90 degrees. For the next two weeks it looks like we […]

Fall Spa Spectacular Returns

Article by Jeromy Wo, Public Relations—Leaves are changing, a brisk wind is in the air, kids are back in school, time to treat your body to the spa treatments that it needs and deserves. It is never too early to prepare your skin for the cold and dry winter months. This year, Spa Shawnee and […]

Holiday Traditions at Shawnee

Article by Jeromy Wo, Public Relations—I know – it is still sunny and warm outside, but I can’t hold back the excitement for another year of Holiday Traditions at Shawnee.  This year’s Traditions kick off with Shawnee’s Thanksgiving Buffet taking place on November 28th followed by Shawnee’s Lighting Ceremony on December 1st. Holiday Teas and Breakfast […]

Just the Tip of the Froster – Cupcake Challenge

Article by Jeromy Wo, Public Relations—Is everyone ready for CUPCAKES!  Shawnee is so very pleased to host the second annual Pocono Cupcake Challenge.  The Pocono Cupcake Challenge will take place from Noon to 4pm on Sunday, September 15, 2013.  There is no fee to attend the Pocono Cupcake Challenge.  We are wrapping up the cupcake […]

Shawnee Hires Paranormal Investigation Team

Article written by Jeromy Wo, Public Relations–From time to time guests and staff of The Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort have engaged us to inquire about the property’s history. It would be misleading if we suggested that the only interest we receive is in Shawnee’s physical world history. We have received comments and inquiries about […]

Shawnee and Great Bear: A new golf destination

Article written by Jeromy Wo, Public Relations—The marriage between Shawnee’s island golf course and the resort has forged a wonderful history laced with championships and timeless love stories. Shawnee is where Arnie met Winnie, Snead was bested and quite possibly the paradise where your most treasured memories were lived. Our history and the memories we […]

Pocono Cupcake Challenge in its 2nd Year

I know, I know – the Pocono Cupcake Challenge does not take place until September 15th, but we are so excited at Shawnee that I just had to write at least a little about this wonderfully sweet event. Last year, we were able to raise over $6000 for the United Way of Monroe County through […]

Down The Wild and Scenic Delaware River

People who have never visited Shawnee constantly ask me why I am so enthusiastic about our property.  The first thing I tell everyone is that we have the unique honor of being located on the edge of the wild and scenic Delaware River.  Shawnee’s northern section of the Delaware is so pristine that New York […]

Because Dad Deserves a Treat

Father’s Day flyer On Sunday, June 16th take time out to celebrate Dad. Growing up, my sisters and I practiced the tradition of waking up early to serve our parents breakfast in bed – burnt toast and all! Our tradition did not waiver between Mother’s Day and Father’s Day – we celebrated them both the same. […]

Food, Music and Folly at the Shawnee Market

The Shawnee Market is open for its third season! The Shawnee Market takes place every Tuesday from 5pm – 8pm outdoors on Shawnee’s Grand Front Lawn. There is no cost to attend the Shawnee Market and what makes this event even better is that the Community Concerts take place just adjacent to the market on […]

Shawnee Market Provides Locally Sourced Options

Wednesday, May 29, 2013 (Shawnee on Delaware, Pennsylvania) – The Shawnee Market will open for the third season in a row on Tuesday, June 4th, 2013 from 5pm to 8pm. There is no cost to attend the Shawnee Market which corresponds with The Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort’s Summer Community Concert Series. The Shawnee Market […]

Remember Your First Cupcake?

1st Annual Pocono Cupcake Challenge –Article by Jeromy Wo, Public Relations I still remember taking a bite out of my first cupcake ever and feeling the creamy potpourri of flavors filling my senses with joy. Those where the days. Not a care in the world, just living life from cupcake to cupcake. Though they seem […]

Mother’s Day at Shawnee Inn

Mother’s Day – May 12, 2013 MENU.pdf She’s the first person who held you… fed you. While you were ill she cared for and nurtured you. The Sudafed Company even branded their famous cough syrup DM – Dr. Mom after her well advertised skill to make everything better! And what exactly does DM actually stand […]

Another Beautiful Spring at Shawnee

The weather outside is gradually harkening in another beautiful spring at Shawnee! Other than access to golf, the 70,000 acre Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area, hiking biking, and just plain old love for everything natural and the outdoors, warm weather means that Shawnee River Trips will be opening soon. We truly have a treasure […]

The Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort Adopts River Road

Shawnee Embraces Earth Day Thursday, April 11, 2013 (Shawnee on Delaware, Pennsylvania) – The Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort will officially adopt River Road, located in Smithfield Township, Pennsylvania. The road adoption will take place on April 20th, 2013 as a celebratory milestone for the 10th Annual River Road Clean-Up that the resort organizes. The […]

The Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort Hosts 10th Annual River Road Cleanup

Tuesday, March 19, 2013 (Shawnee on Delaware, Pennsylvania) – The Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort is hosting its 10th Annual River Road Clean-Up on Saturday, April 20th from 8:00 am – 11:30 am, followed by an appreciation luncheon at The Gem and Keystone Brewpub.        For ten straight years, Shawnee has worked in partnership with […]

Free Golf Scheduled for April at Shawnee

SHAWNEE ON DELAWARE,  Pennsylvania (February 12, 2013)  — With spring just around the corner, the historic Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort is rolling out Free Golf in April.   Shawnee is offering both day golfers and overnight travelers an opportunity to take advantage of Shawnee’s Free Golf promotion.  For day golfers, Shawnee’s Free Golf promotion […]

Korba Appointed Club Manager at Great Bear

Monday, February 11, 2013 (East Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania) – Great Bear Golf Club, formerly known as Great Bear Golf and Country Club, has named Dave Korba as its new Club Manager. Korba brings 25 years of business leadership and golf expertise to Great Bear Golf Club, which is now under new local ownership. Korba has worked as Administrative […]

Ghosts at Shawnee Inn? Paranormal experts checking it out

By MELANIE VANDERVEER Pike & Monroe LifeAs published in the Pocono Record February 08, 2013—An eerie sound, a strange sighting, a cold chill are things guests and employees at Shawnee Inn have experienced over the years with no reasonable explanation. A few comments from past guests have suggested the hotel is haunted, and now they’ll […]

Overnight Spring Spa-tacular Getaway

Article by Jeromy Wo, Public Relations –Brrrr! We are in the midst of a dose of cold weather. Thankfully, spring is just around the corner in Pennsylvania. Here are two of Spa Shawnee and Salon’s personal favorite suggestions for keeping warm the rest of the winter: 1. Get regular massage! As most of us know, #1 […]

Easter: A Hop, Skip, and Jump Away

Easter is on March 31st this year.  It feels like winter has just begun and one of the benchmarks of an impending spring is upon us.  Did you have an opportunity to ski yet?!?  If not, get on the slopes before it’s too late.  Looking for a ski package?  Although we love the winter months […]

McKeon Appointed Head Golf Professional at Great Bear

Thursday, January 31, 2013 (East Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania) – Great Bear Golf Club has named Matthew McKeon as the club’s PGA Head Professional at the Jack Nicklaus Signature Golf Course. “We are extremely happy to have Matt as our new head pro. He brings private club experience and unbounded energy to Great Bear,” said Rob Howell, […]

The Gem Thanks Our Local Community Workers

Thursday, January 15, 2013 (Shawnee on Delaware, Pennsylvania) – The Gem and Keystone Brewpub™, located on River Road in Shawnee on Delaware, Pennsylvania, is extending Monroe County Community Services Workers a 10% discount on all food items served at the restaurant. “When I was hired to be the General Manager at The Gem and Keystone […]

Worthington’s 150th Celebration Ends in Tragedy

For Immediate Release April 5, 2013 (Shawnee on Delaware, Pennsylvania) – The Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort will be the scene of a horrific murder mystery beginning on Friday, April 5, 2013. On the eve of C.C. Worthington’s 150th birthday, an event to be celebrated and echoed into the halls of Shawnee’s history, a gruesome […]

Vows Made Easy

Last month, Shawnee’s Newsletter showcased ShawneeCraft Brewing Company as being voted the Best Micro-Brewery in the Poconos. What we did not tell you was that Shawnee’s very own Simone Colon was nominated as the Best Wedding Planner by Greatest Around the Poconos as well. Simone is Shawnee’s wedding specialist and has been working hard to create […]

Are You Winter Ready?

It is a new year and with it comes the first steps towards “making good” on your various resolutions. The trends in resolutions have always favored improved wellness and let’s face it – taking control of your health in winter is hard. People tend to relegate themselves to stuffy indoor workouts and stationary gym equipment. […]

First Winter Coat

The temperature has dipped in the Poconos and Shawnee Mountain has been open for almost three weeks! We are really excited for the winter season. Guests have been in contact with us scheduling various ski and room packages (the best way to save). Last year’s winter left a lot to be desired and it looks […]

New Years Celebration – 2013

So this is the New Year! We are at the twilight of 2012 and it seems like I just got used to writing a “12” at the end of the date. My how the time is flying. How was your 2012? Were you able to stick with your resolutions? Last New Years Eve marked the […]

Shawnee Scores #1

Forward by Jeromy Wo, Public Relations—The ShawneeCraft Brewing Company was voted the #1 Micro Brewery in the Pocono Mountains by the public in the “Greatest Around The Poconos” survey. We are so very proud of our beer and how it has really taken on our region’s personality. Read more about the accolade below. Article by Greatest Around […]

Designed Great Bear Golf Club To Reopen With New, Local Ownership

Shawnee on Delaware, PA – November 8, 2012 – Great Bear Golf Club, formerly known as Great Bear Golf & Country Club, is now under new, local ownership. The new operator of the club also owns the nearby Shawnee course, an original Tillinghast design. Great Bear, the area’s only Jack Nicklaus Signature Golf Course, opened […]

Winters At Shawnee

Everyone knows that the Pocono Mountains are full of outdoor activities during the fall, spring and summer.  What some may not know is that our region’s winter activities only start with skiing.  The Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort employs a full activities staff 365 days a year whose only goal is to enrich our guests’ […]

Black Friday

As stores bring holiday shopping closer and closer to Halloween, even more emphasis is being placed on the “day of days” to hunt for bargains – Black Friday.  I know that it has been around for a century, but it seems to have just ingrained itself into American culture over the last decade.  It is […]

A New Season Of Community Dinners

This year will be the fourth season that The Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort will be offering free dinners to the community.  As the weather gets colder, we know that there are a lot of people in need of a hot dinner in a warm setting.  Offering these meals has become a Shawnee Tradition.  Our […]

Treasured Holiday Traditions Await Families At Shawnee Inn

Families seeking a new holiday tradition need look no further than the historic Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort.  The property’s Holiday Traditions are clearly focused on family bonding and fun, all the while lodging remains distinctly affordable. Perched on the edge of the Delaware River, and peacefully secluded, Shawnee has been a treasured destination for over a century.  With […]

Festivals, Food and Fun at Shawnee Mountain

Best known for being the premier family-friendly ski mountain in the Poconos, did you know that Shawnee Mountain is also home to exciting summer and fall festivals too? Shawnee Mountain has been hosting new festivals every year ranging from rodeos to lumberjack competitions. Although all of the festivals focus on different themes, there is one constant that […]

Autumn Is Just Around The Corner

Enjoy the Colors of the Season Okay. I know – we just arrived at the peak of summer and it is way too early to start thinking about autumn. Maybe its last week’s heat wave, but I just can’t stop thinking about how beautiful everything becomes in the fall. The leaves change, special foods are […]

Enjoy Not Working This Labor Day

Harkening in my favorite season is America’s Labor Day holiday. And as always, Labor Day will fall on the first Monday in September extending everyone’s weekend one more day! I will be spending the holiday on the Delaware River admiring the changing landscape and the sense that new weather is upon us. If you have […]

What’s Up? Stand Up Paddleboards

Aloha! Shawnee has brought surfing to the Delaware River – minus the surf. Though it isn’t new, Stand Up PaddleBoarding has been a Hawaiian tradition for nearly a century. Originally used as a means of transportation from island to island, stand up paddleboarding has quickly become a popular water sport in the United States. Imagine […]

Shawnee Adds Value To Columbus Day Weekend

SHAWNEE ON DELAWARE, Pa. (May 24, 2012) … The Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort, located only a short drive from major northeast metropolitan areas, is offering jaw dropping savings during the Columbus Day Holiday. Guests with Sunday (10/7/2012) reservations have the option of adding Columbus Day for only $14.62 per person. The best foliage of […]

The Market’s Set. Go!

Shawnee’s Summer Community Concerts are all geared up for the season and we are so very excited about another wonderful season of music shared with our community. As always, Shawnee’s Community Concert series will take place underneath our River Sanctuary on our grand lawn brandishing the serene Delaware River as a backdrop. Our concerts are […]

Historic Inn Serves As “Base Camp” For Adventurous Guests

SHAWNEE ON DELAWARE, Pennsylvania (July 28, 2009) — Pair the adventure of skydiving or stock-car driving with home base in a relaxed setting along a gently rolling river and thrill-seeking guests will enjoy Shawnee Adventure Package vacation opportunities, available through fall at The Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort: Tandem Skydiving Package — Guests experience the […]

Nature Walk With Acclaimed Naturalist

Monday, July 27, 2009 (Shawnee on Delaware, Pennsylvania) – Acclaimed naturalist, John Serrao, will be hosting Guided Nature Walks at The Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort every Sunday, through the summer, from 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm. John Serrao is one of the names to know when it comes to the outdoors in the Pocono […]

Shawnee Sponsors Tri-State Troopers’ Fund

Tuesday, June 9, 2009 (Shawnee on Delaware, Pennsylvania) — The Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort is sponsoring the Tri-State Troopers Fund 2nd Annual 5K Run/Walk scheduled for Sunday, June 14th, 2009. “The Tri-State Troopers’ 5K Run/Walk is a wonderful program that benefits so many in our community. Shawnee dedicated 2009 as our Year of Wellness. […]

Smoke Free Shawnee

Thursday, June 4, 2009 (Shawnee on Delaware, Pennsylvania) — The Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort has taken its smoke-free policy one step further by introducing a new “fresh air” initiative. In 2006, The Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort was the first lodging facility in the Pocono Mountains to designate all guest rooms and indoor public […]

“Team Shawnee” Geared Up For The Run For The Red

Thursday, April 30, 2009 (Shawnee on Delaware, Pennsylvania) — The Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort has sponsored a team of employees to participate in the Run for the Red Pocono Marathon on May 17th, 2009. To coincide with “Shawnee’s Year of Wellness” a team of 16 employees are signed up for the Run for the […]

Get Golf Ready In 5 Days At The Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort

New player development program provides fun, fast and affordable lessons Shawnee on Delaware, Pennsylvania (April, 27, 2009) — The Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort is bringing adults into the game of golf in a fast, fun and affordable way through the new national golf initiative, “Get Golf Ready in 5 Days.” This program is comprised of […]

Special Amenities Available Exclusively At The Inn At Shawnee

Emma’s Friends Products Support People With Disabilities SHAWNEE ON DELAWARE, Pennsylvania (April 22, 2009) — The Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort has placed the Emma’s Friends line of handcrafted soaps, lotions and shampoos in its guest rooms, suites and on-site shop, the first resort anywhere to offer these special products. Emma’s Friends, founded and located […]

Ginny Kirkwood To Deliver Commencement Speech At Alma Mater

Returns to Ohio Wesleyan University on May 10 SHAWNEE ON DELAWARE, Pa. (April 20, 2009) — Virginia (Ginny) Pearsall Kirkwood (Class of ’64) will deliver the commencement address at Ohio Wesleyan University on May 10, joining an esteemed line-up of past speakers that includes Senator John McCain, Dr. Norman Vincent Peale and Dr. Paul Farmer, […]

TGA At Shawnee Inn Received National Recognition

RECEIVES NATIONAL RECOGNITION Shawnee on Delaware, Pa. (April 20, 2009) — GOLF Magazine and Golf.com have recognized The Tillinghast Golf Academy (TGA) at The Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort among the “top golf schools in the country that they recommend.” PGA professional Jim Miller, director of instruction, leads the staff of five professional instructors at The […]

Shawnee Poised To Become The New Home Of “Ready Golf”

SHAWNEE ON DELAWARE, Pennsylvania (April 7, 2009) — Determined to be the “Ready Golf Capital of the World,” The Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort is implementing a program that will reinforce how “Ready Golf” can enhance every round guests play at the historic, 27-hole retreat along the scenic Delaware Water Gap. While maintaining its philosophy […]

Photo Opportunity Advisory

Tuesday, March 24, 2009 (Shawnee on Delaware, Pennsylvania) — WHAT: INSTALLATION OF THE WOODEN BRIDGE AT THE SHAWNEE INN AND GOLF RESORT. DESCRIPTION: Signaling the beginning of golf season, the iconic bridge of the is being installed. Golf season officially opens on Saturday, March 28, 2009. WHEN: Photo opportunity available on Tuesday, March 24 starting […]

EWGA At Shawnee

Monday, March 16, 2009 (Shawnee on Delaware, Pennsylvania) — The Executive Women’s Golf Association (EWGA) is hosting its 16th Anniversary Kick-Off event at The Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort on Wednesday, March 25th from 6:00 pm to 8:30 pm. Admission is free. Attendants of the EWGA’s Kick-Off will enjoy complimentary hors d’oeuvres, door prizes, drawings, […]

Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort Unveils 2009 Junior Golf Camp Schedule

Instruction for Juniors at all Levels of Play SHAWNEE ON DELWARE, PENNSYLVANIA (March 10, 2009) — Combining the effective techniques of its experienced golf instruction staff with the latest in high-tech video swing analysis, and then blending in fun summer activities, Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort’s Tillinghast Golf Academy is offering junior golf camps that […]

Shawnee Introduces 2009 Golf Camps

SHAWNEE ON DELWARE, PENNSYLVANIA — By combining the teaching techniques of professional golf instructors with high-tech video swing analysis, and then blending them with numerous fun summer activities, Shawnee’s Tillinghast Golf Academy is again offering golf camps that target the development of each student, on and off the golf course. The 2009 camps are in […]

Winner Recounts Experience

Thursday, February 19, 2009 (Shawnee on Delaware, Pennsylvania) — The winner of The Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort’s first annual Romance Giveaway contest recounts her experience. Carmen Perez of the Bushkill area was pleasantly surprised when she found she had won Shawnee’s first annual Romance Giveaway contest. Perez works as a daycare provider at Allison’s […]

Shawnee’s Year of Wellness

Tuesday, February 3, 2009 (Shawnee on Delaware, Pennsylvania) — This New Year ushers in Shawnee’s “Year of Wellness”. Many different programs were initiated to improve the health and wellbeing of Shawnee’s employees. “During these tough economic times, the health of our employees is just as important as the health of our resort. They are the […]

Princess Tea At The Shawnee Inn Castle

Wednesday, January 28, 2009 (Shawnee on Delaware, Pennsylvania) — The Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort is hosting its second annual Princess Tea in the Shawnee Castle on February 8, 2009 from 11:00 am – 1:00 pm. The Princess Tea is an event where parents and children are invited to attend a tea party in which […]

Shawnee’s Ten Years of Tenors

Friday, January 23, 2008 (Shawnee on Delaware, Pennsylvania) — The Three Tenors are returning to The Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort on Saturday January 24, 2009 making their extravaganza a tradition spanning ten years. National and International opera stars Garry Grice, Paul McIlvane, and Thomas Poole have performed with the New York City Opera, the […]

Buzz Time

Monday, January 12, 2008 (Shawnee on Delaware, Pennsylvania) — Sam Snead’s Tavern in Shawnee on Delaware, Pennsylvania, just added the Buzztime playmaker to its retinue of dining activities offering even more value to Snead’s already outstanding dining experience with prizes and competitions. The Buzztime Playmaker is an electronic devise that connects all restaurant guests and […]

“Torch Songs Over Easy” Aims To Highlight Region’s Sensuality

Saturday, January 10, 2009 — Delaware River Food and Wine and The Shawnee Gallery invite you to “Torch Songs Over Easy” an exquisite celebration of the romance of the grand resort era featuring the regions best art, music and cuisine. Sunday, February 8, 2009 from 11-1 pm in Shawnee Inn’s Worthington Ballroom. Guests will enjoy […]

Shawnee’s Angel Tree

Monday, December 22, 2008 (Shawnee on Delaware, Pennsylvania) — The Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort is making the holidays brighter for children in need of an encouraging gesture. Coordinated by Monroe County Children and Youth, the Inn’s employees sponsored children during the holiday season by selecting their name from Shawnee’s Angel Tree. This year will […]

Shawnee’s $ Bond Close To Home

Buy into The Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort’s $ Bond Close to Home Package, and escape for a brief break from the realities of Wall Street. Shawnee has built a recession-proof winter stimulus package that offers guests special amenities included with your stay. In this economic climate, it is also important to recognize value. Depending […]

And The Chairman is…

Friday, November 7, 2008 (Shawnee on Delaware, Pennsylvania) — The Greater Pocono Chamber of Commerce presented Charlie Kirkwood, owner of The Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort, with the Chairman of Business Award on Wednesday, November 5, 2008 at the Annual Awards banquet. The Chairman of Business award recognizes leaders of business who demonstrate ethical leadership, […]

Beads For Life At Shawnee

Thursday, September 18, 2008 (Shawnee on Delaware, Pennsylvania) — The Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort is hosting a Bead for Life party on September 24th at 6:30 pm in the Delaware Room. The party will feature beautiful beaded jewelry made of recycled paper by refugees from Northern Uganda’s brutal war and HIV positive mothers. All […]

Shawnee Open

Wednesday, September 10, 2008 (Shawnee on Delaware, Pennsylvania) — The Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort hosted its 57th annual Shawnee Open on September 8th and 9th on the resorts 27-hole championship island golf course. The Shawnee Open is a Philadelphia Section PGA tournament. This year, two tournaments ran congruently during the Open, a 36-hole individual event and a […]

A Different Kind of Festival

RELEASE DATE: 08/19/2008 Event: Press conference in introduction of The Delaware River Food and Wine Festival Date/Time: Wednesday, August 20, 2008 at 10:30 AM Location: The Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort – River Sanctuary One River Road Shawnee on Delaware, PA 18356 As a valued media outlet, we would like to extend to you an […]

Best Place To Work

Wednesday, July 16, 2008 (Shawnee on Delaware, Pennsylvania) — The Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort was nominated for Happenings Magazine’s 2008 “Best Companies to Work for in North East Pennsylvania” award in the medium business category. The award was based on nominations sent in by employees, and was open to all businesses located throughout Northeast […]

Shawnee’s Commitment To Shelter

Thursday, July 11, 2008 (Shawnee on Delaware, Pennsylvania) — The Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort is the first property in the Poconos to make a commitment to support Women’s Resources’ “Shelter for Shelter” initiative of their “Campaign for Safehaven”. Women’s Resources, a community-based, non-profit, crisis-counseling center that serves adult and child victims of domestic violence […]

Celebrity At Shawnee

RELEASE DATE: 07/09/2008 Tuesday, July 8, 2008 (Shawnee on Delaware, Pennsylvania) — A Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort staff member recently gained celebrity status as a cast member for Feebee’s Hop n’ Shop – a children’s television show based in Easton, Pennsylvania and airing on Thursdays at 8:00 am and Fridays at 9:30 am on […]

Bergstol’s Recount of the U.S Open

Wednesday, June 19, 2008 (Shawnee on Delaware, Pennsylvania) — The Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort’s touring golf pro, Brian Bergstol, recently played at The U.S. Open, in Torrey Pines, California. An honor reserved for the best athletes in the sport, Brian’s showing garnished him with a new understanding of the greatest game ever played. Bergstol […]

Watch Shawnee’s Touring Pro Tee Off In U.S. Open

Wednesday, June 11, 2008 (Shawnee on Delaware, Pennsylvania) — The Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort’s touring golf pro, Brian Bergstol, will tee off at The U.S. Open, in Torrey Pines, California on Thursday, June 12th at 12:12 pm, and can be watched on NBC. During Brian’s practice round, he scored an even par on the front […]

Shawnee’s 1st Since Sam Snead To Play U.S. Open

Tuesday, June 2, 2008 (Shawnee on Delaware, Pennsylvania) — The Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort recently sponsored Brian Bergstol to be the resort’s touring professional golfer. Bergstol, of Mt. Bethel, PA, will be departing to take place in the 2008 U.S. Open at the Torrey Pines Golf Course in San Diego California. Brian is the […]

Shawnee’s Bergstol Places In The Local Qualifying Rounds

Friday, May 09, 2008(Shawnee on Delaware, Pennsylvania) — Brian Bergstol, Shawnee’s Assistant Golf Professional wins in the first round of the U.S. Open Championship’s local qualifying round, in Bedens Brook Club, Skillman, N.J., yesterday, Thursday, May 08, 2008. Approximately 93 golfers tried out, each required to have a one or below handicap. The top six […]