Romantic Getaways for Valentine’s Day Weekend

travelIf you want to take your romance a step further this Valentine’s Day, consider travelling to one of the world’s most romantic destinations. A romantic getaway will take you away from the daily grind and regular commitments so that you can concentrate on having some fun and perhaps pop a bottle of good Champagne, and if you’re not yet married “pop the question” too. Here are some romantic getaways for the Valentine’s Day weekend.

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Le Royal Monceau: Paris, France

The French understand romance better than most. A surprise trip to the City of Light can be made even more extraordinary with a stay at Le Royal Monceau in the eight arrondissements. Their Valentine’s Day Offer includes Champagne, Pierre Hermé pastries, and breakfast at the Michelin-starred La Cuisine. If you book a suite, a surprise piece of fine jewellery from Messika will be waiting for you in the room. During the stay at the hotel you can use their health and fitness facilities at the Clarins spa. The Valentine’s Day Offer also includes a massage and a private art tour around the hotel.


Banyan Tree Mayakoba, Playa del Carmen, Mexico

Banyan Tree Mayakoba’s “Magical Moments” is a spectacular romantic Valentine holiday package. You will be welcomed to a candle- and rose petal-decorated room before being whisked away to enjoy a bottle of Dom Pérignon and Sevruga caviar. A live jazz trio will accompany your private dinner after which the hotel will draw you an outdoor bath that will be surrounded by rose petals and candles.

La Mamounia, Marrakech, Morocco

The legendary La Mamounia is located in a 17-acre park in the middle of romantic and exotic old Marrakech. The hotel’s three-night “Romantic” promotion is a treat. Your airport transfers are via Jaguars, and during your stay your days are packed with some of the best food and drink, with massages too. If these pre-arranged activities are not what you’re looking for, just book the hotel’s most romantic suite, the Baldaquin honeymoon suite.

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Mandarin Oriental Las Vegas, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA

Sin City isn’t just for high rollers and celebrities. Las Vegas also excels in romance. The Mandarin offers a package deal that offers some great deals, including a personalised visit to the Kiki de Montparnasse boutique, to include Champagne, unlimited access passes to the Tian Quan Thermal Experiences at The Spa, and breakfast for two at MOzen Bistro. And if you want to join the casino floor, you would be made most welcome.

Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel, Cape Town, South Africa

Mount Nelson offers an exotic and romantic holiday year-round with its ‘Celebrations’ package, that suits a Valentine holiday perfectly. Created for couples who have been together for a while, the experience begins with champagne, chocolates, and strawberries to greet you in your room upon arrival and also includes a daily buffet breakfast, an hour of Swedish massage, a five-course dinner at the chef’s table or Planet Restaurant plus a tailored turn-down service.

Fairmont Peace Hotel, Shanghai, China

Shanghai’s Fairmont Peace Hotel has a choice of romance packages to choose from. The best includes an intimate four-course dinner at the Cathay Room’s private terrace, a bottle of Dom Pérignon etched with your names and anniversary date, and a couple’s treatment at the Willow Stream Spa. An alternative is the hotel’s “Day of Romance” promotion that starts with Champagne and chocolates in your art deco-inspired room, with a morning breakfast followed by a private spa treatment for two.

The Conrad, New York, New York

If money is no object and you have USD10,000 to spend, The Conrad hotel has a 1,500-square-foot suite where everything is taken care of for you. The Valentine’s promotion includes a private helicopter tour of the city, plus a bespoke present by David Yurman that has been ordered and designed with your own personal shopper before your arrival. Also expect breakfast in bed, Dom Pérignon, flower arrangement, chocolates, and a private tasting menu dinner.

Round Hill Hotel & Villas, Montego Bay, Jamaica

Escape the cold and head for Jamaica for warmth in temperature and welcome. Round Hill in Montego Bay offers low-key luxury in one of the island’s most luxurious properties with spectacular rooms. Its romance package deal includes airport transfers, a welcome basket of chocolate-covered fruits, daily breakfast, a 50-minute couples massage, a welcome amenity of chocolate-covered fruits, and private round-trip airport transfers.

Dukes Hotel, London, United Kingdom

The Dukes Hotel in London has a Valentine’s weekend offer which is expensive, but worth if for the one who truly melts your heart. Your stay in a junior suite includes a private butler, 18 red roses, a three-course dinner, martinis at the hotel’s renowned bar, chocolates, a Champagne breakfast, and rose petals on your bed. Pure luxury for you and your beloved.