Take a look inside the elegant Pennsylvania resort this year’s Bachelor will be finding love in.
Matt James, who is the show’s first-ever Black Bachelor, will be searching for his soulmate at the palatial Nemacolin Woodlands Resort, a luxurious retreat located in the Allegheny Mountains of Pennsylvania.
The breathtaking, family-owned resort boasts a spa, a Forbes five-star restaurant, an art collection, and an array of lodging options designed for an upscale vacation experience.
So romantic: The Nemacolin Woodlands Resort will serve as the site of the next season of The Bachelor
In addition to the luxurious eateries and healing options available on site, an array of outdoor activities await guests.
Nemacolin guests can enjoy a round of golf on one of the two Pete Dye designed courses, clay shooting, fly-fishing, off-road driving, and even zip lining.
From the many amenities offered to sleeping arrangements, visitors will definitely be living in the lap of luxury during their stay at Nemacolin.
Pictures of the suites showcase the resort’s elegant eye for style, with various refined touches – including a chandelier – on display.
Will you accept this rose? James, who was originally cast for Clare Crawley’s season of The Bachelorette, is the new leading man
Cheers to love! Matt raising a glass to the many women competing for his heart
Sweet dreams: The palatial resort features luxurious sleeping arrangements for guests
Refined: Vistiors will be able to relax in their inviting, well-lit room
Private homes offer a cozier, more intimate atmosphere, with a fireplace and kitchen on site.
Photos of the many amenities showcase the many different ways visitors can kick back and relax during their stay.
Guests can get their hair styled at the resort’s salon, and work off some of their five star meal at the resort’s lap pool.
Maggie Hardy Knox, the President of Nemacolin, discussed hosting the cast and crew of The Bachelor during these unusual times.
Luxurious: The bathrooms were equipped with an array of refined, gold touches
Kicking back: The resort’s decor features a chic, modern touch
Kick back and relax: Guests can feast on berries and a green smoothie from the comfort of their room
‘We are incredibly proud to be the backdrop for the upcoming season of The Bachelor alongside hosting the cast and crew,’ she said.
‘During this unprecedented time, we are thrilled to be a safe haven and luxury destination for travelers looking to experience all that Nemacolin has to offer and looking forward to sharing our historic and eclectic property with viewers.’
This year’s season of The Bachelor is already shaping up to be unlike any other.
Cosy: Among the lodging arrangements include private homes, perfect for a more homey, intimate experience
Just like home: This private home boasts a peaceful forest view by the eating area
Game on: Guests can unwind over a game of billiards by a roaring fireplace
Rustic: This private home is outfitted with wooden rocking chairs
Nice and cosy: A private home boasts a stone fireplace and a deep wooden finish
Treat yourself: The resort offers a number of amenities that guests can relax over
Filmed in the midst of a pandemic, the Nemacolin Woodlands Resort is a departure from where the show is usually filmed, at the world-famous Bachelor Mansion in Los Angeles.
Teasers from the upcoming season show Matt meeting his suitors at the foot of the lavish resort.
This season is also breaking barriers, with Matt becoming the first Black lead in the show’s 18-year history.
Matt was initially cast as a contestant for Clare Crawley’s season of The Bachelorette, but was elevated to leading man status before her season began filming in the midst of the Black Lives Matter movement.
Making a splash! Visitors can take a lap around the indoor pool
Stunning: The resorts offers a beautiful outdoor swimming pool
Though he has not yet appeared on the show, many members of Bachelor Nation are already aware of Matt as a friend of fan favorites Tyler Cameron and Hannah Brown.
An associate at CBRE who played football at Wakefield University, Matt also gives back to his community as the founder of ABC Food Tours, a non-profit which teaches underprivileged youth about healthy lifestyles and new restaurants in their area.
The Bachelor will premiere on ABC 8pm on January 4, 2021.
I feel pretty! Nemacolin guests can get their hair done at the resort’s salon
Breaking a sweat: A gym allows guests to keep up with their fitness regimen during their vacation
Coming soon: The Bachelor will premiere on ABC 8pm on January 4, 2021