Hotels and resorts across the globe have created special, romantic experiences to celebrate Valentine’s Day, and in some cases, the entire month of February. Here are a few travel getaways that might appeal to your clients.
Emerson Resort & Spa
The Ultimate Romantic Escape – VIP Couples Soak and Massage features a 30-minute Himalayan salt soak, a 60-minute relaxation massage in a private room for two and an artisanal cheese platter, Champagne and chocolates. $312 per couple.
Love-filled packages offered all year-round include The Romance Package, which requires 24-hour notice, and includes a fresh flower bouquet, bath bombs, an Emerson private label wine with an Emerson logo bottles topper, assorted chocolates and mints for $100.
The Proposal Package is a two-night espace that starts at $1,238 and includes on-site proposal coordination, a VIP couples massage, a private dinner for two in the Great Room, a bottle of Champagne and a floral arrangement. Click here for more information.
Rome is the resting place of Saint Valentine. The Eternal City earned its name because of the belief that no matter what happened, Rome would always persevere, a fantastic metaphor for love. Bettoja Hotels offers the RomEntic Rome package for February and beyond since love lasts longer than just Valentine’s Day. Choose from Hotel Mediterraneo, Hotel Massimo D’Azeglio or Hotel Atlantico, all within walking distance of the Colosseum, Opera House, Forum, Trevi Fountain, and the Spanish Steps. The package includes a 2-night minimum stay, a candlelight 3-course dinner for two at Hotel Mediterraneo’s Roof Garden Restaurant and Bar (with amazing views of Rome), a bottle of Italian Prosecco in room at arrival, exclusive breakfast at Roof Garden and a professional photoshoot. (From $309 pp, per night) Click here for more information.
ADLER Spa Resort THERMAE
The ADLER Spa Resort THERMAE, set in the middle of Tuscany’s UNESCO World Heritage Site, has created a Be My Valentine package available February 6-28, and includes a romantic couples massage, champagne in room, and a breakfast and afternoon buffet prepared by ADLER’s Tuscan chef. Your clients will have access to ADLER’s Thermal Baths and Spa, which includes five saunas and many thermal pools, guided hikes, Nordic Walking, mountain bike or e-bike tours with the resort’s local guides. Couples can also utilize the innovative “Val d’Orcia Outdoor” App for easy, safe navigation through unspoiled nature nearby. Mountain bikes and e-bike rentals are free, and guests have access to ADLER Fit, a daily yoga and fitness program. (From $830 pp for stays Sunday through Wednesday.) For more information, click here.
Approximately 75 miles west of Denver, in the heart of the Rocky Mountains, Copper Mountain’s naturally divided terrain offers world-class skiing and riding for all ages and abilities. On February 15th, Copper Mountain’s Moonlight Dine + Ski package includes a ride up the new American Eagle lift for an hour of private skiing; at mid-mountain, a stop will feature live acoustic music and two complimentary cocktails, along with a special Valentine’s Day gourmet buffet dinner with desserts at Solitude Station. At night’s end is a final lap down to Center Village under the light of the moon. Moonlight Dine + Ski is also offered on March 14 and 28 with rates starting at $125 for adults, $90 for youth, or $440 for a group of four adults. For information, click here.
Calabash Cove Resort and Spa
A popular all-inclusive, adults-only boutique hotel in Saint Lucia is Calabash Cove Resort and Spa. With old Caribbean charm, 26 villas are accompanied by the Windsong restaurant, lively C-Bar, and the peaceful Ti Spa. Special Valentine’s spa packages include the Chocolate Decadence Body Polish ($100 pp), with a chocolate full body scrub; a Couples Moonlight Escape ($300), combining a hot stone and Swedish massage, a chocolate peppermint foot scrub and champagne and chocolates under the moonlight; and the Couples Massage Lessons ($100). The all-inclusive concept includes a special Valentine’s Day dinner. Click here for more information.
The Confidante Miami Beach
This popular Miami Beach resort is featuring the epicurean Taste of Love Package that includes three nights of accommodations, a creative culinary welcome amenity, celebrity-chef guided local farmers market tour and private cooking class among other activities; with rates starting at $4,500 per couple. For those who are looking to unwind, The Confidante Miami Beach is also offering 20 percent savings on all massage treatments throughout the weekend, including couples massages and the Crystal Treatment that features rose quartz, clear quartz or amethyst. Click here for more information.
Nobu Hotel Miami Beach
This resort is offering limited edition spa treatments for Valentine’s Day at its spa, Esencia Wellness. They include Mi Amour Couples Treatment, a 20-minute hot tub soak plus an 80-minute candle massage ($700). The Chocolate Lover Scrub is a softening body exfoliation that combines cocoa powder with sea salt and essential oils ($99). Click here for more information.
The Lodge at Sonoma
For clients that want to celebrate Valentine’s Day in the Northern California wine country, The Lodge at Sonoma has created the Crush with your Crush package that includes premium overnight cottage accommodations, a bottle of local wine upon arrival, a curated guide to Sonoma’s premier wineries by the resort’s resident Navigator, a $100 daily spa credit, and complimentary shuttle service to Sonoma Plaza for shopping. (From $359 to $795 per night) Click here for more information.
The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua
A one-hour drive from the hustle and bustle of Wailea, Maui, The Ritz-Carlton is nestled on 54 acres and surrounded by sweeping ocean views and a lush tropical environment. This Valentine’s Day, adventure-seeking couples will have the opportunity to get up close and personal with Maui’s most famous winter visitor, the Humpback Whale as part of the 14th Annual Whale Tales, presented by Whale Trust from February 14 – 17, 2020. For those looking to share their love with the ocean’s famous giants, the resort will be offering an exclusive Whale Tales package for two, which will include luxury accommodations, Whale Tales Whale Watch for two, Ambassadors of the Environment Eco-Adventure for two, and access to complimentary Whale Tale events Feb 14 – 17, 2020. Click here for more information.
Viceroy Los Cabos
The 192-room Viceroy Los Cabos beachfront property that faces the Sea of Cortez is offering a Nido Love Nest romance package. The package allows for guests to buy-out the resort’s nest-like structured restaurant, Nido to create their own love nest for the evening. Complete with a “love nest concierge” to wait on the couple’s every need, a romantic dinner for two, and a photographer to capture the special moment, the Nido Love Nest package price starts at $25,000. Click here for more information.
The Ritz-Carlton, Half Moon Bay, CA
The resort’s signature restaurant Navio is featuring a 6-course tasting menu with coveted ingredients including smoked ahi tuna tartare with curry, avocado, California Kaluga caviar; truffle fagottini with maine lobster, organic cabbage, noisette butter; American wagyu ribeye with sunchoke, rainbow swiss chard, perigord truffle and for dessert, raspberry passion with white chocolate, mascarpone and raspberry. In addition to this celebratory menu, Navio will provide as a gift for every Valentine’s Day dinner reservation a set of two collectible coasters by local abstract expressionist artist Christie Smith, a first of a series that will be offered every holiday in Navio, as a memento for the occasion. Valentine’s Day dinner at Navio on Friday, February 14 is $205 pp with a $100 optional wine pairing, exclusive of tax and gratuity.
The property’s spa is featuring a Coastal Romance Couples Massage during the month of February. Couples will arrive to a tranquil massage room decorated with candles, rose petals and rose aroma for the occasion. This bespoke massage using light to moderate pressure will include a choice of rose or sandalwood essential oil blend for a relaxing sensory journey that concludes with a glass of Rosé. The treatment will also include a special gift upon arrival. Rates start at $440 from Feb. 1-29, 2020. Click here for more information.
W Costa Rica – Reserva Conchal
The resort’s luxury Valentine’s Day package, includes a sunset cruise for two amidst the tropics of the Pacific Ocean, a 50-minute couples massage at the resort’s AWAY Spa, one 4-course dinner for two at the resort’s signature restaurant Latitud 10° Norte, and one complimentary bottle of sparkling wine to celebrate the special day of love. For couples looking for a more adventurous getaway, the property’s expert W Insider is available to curate one-of-a-kind adventures in Costa Rica for a fully personalized experience. From a thrilling TomCar off-roading experience that ends with a luxury private beach party experience (including a full bar with mixologist-crafted cocktails, grilled seafood spread prepared by a personal chef, live DJ setting a fun vibe, and more), to the best margaritas in town at the locals’ favorite bar, to a surfing lesson with a local or luxury boating excursion with surfing, and much more, the W Insider personalizes the experience every step of the way to ensure an unforgettable trip. Click here for more information.