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Ultra-Luxe Getaways for Valentine's Day

January 10, 2018 -

These luxurious, romantic hotel offerings are perfect for couples looking to spend intimate time together by jet setting to the Maldives, Dubrovnik, Miami or Mexico.

Hotel Excelsior - Valentine’s Day Dream Package

As one of the most lavish hotels on the Adriatic with cinematic views, the recently renovated Hotel Excelsior is granting couples an outstanding romantic experience with its Valentine’s Day Dream package. Housed in a former 1913 royal villa featuring 158 redecorated rooms and suites, lovers can enjoy a romantic evening overlooking the Adriatic to intimate strolls down to the nearby UNESCO Old City of Dubrovnik. Guests can also enjoy the seaside hotel’s tranquil gardens, a private beach, three restaurants, and the indoor swimming pool, all offering magnificent views of the Adriatic. For Valentine’s Day 2018, the hotel is offering:

• Luxurious two-night stay for two in a Villa Odak deluxe room with a balcony and sea views
• Romantic in-room welcome with sparkling wine and chocolate-coated fruit upon arrival
• Exclusive 120-minute spa treatment for two including massages, body scrubs and a light snack
• Rich daily buffet breakfast
• Access to spa and wellness facilities
• Transfer from/to Dubrovnik’s airport
• Late check-out (subject to availability)

The Valentine’s Day Dream is 572 EUR per package. To book and for more information call +385 20 300 300 or visit www.adriaticluxuryhotels.com/en/hotel-excelsior-dubrovnik

Baros Maldives – Experience Valentine’s at the World’s Most Romantic Resort

Set in a turquoise lagoon in the Indian Ocean, Baros Maldives is the perfect tropical retreat for those in love. A testament to the fact, the resort was recently acclaimed as the 'World’s Most Romantic Resort 2017' in the World Travel Awards. Accommodations are in spacious beach or overwater villas that complement the natural environment in keeping with the traditions that are the essence of the Maldives. Many villas have swimming pools and all have the rare and secure privacy essential for a celebrating romance. Set in the heart of the resort amidst lush tropical gardens, the Serenity Spa creates a relaxing, serene atmosphere with intimate spa suites for couples. For therapeutic treatments the spa uses a range of environmentally-sourced products and brands that are organic and reef friendly. In addition to three gourmet restaurants and two bars, Baros Maldives caters to every palate and occasion with meals served in guest villas, candlelight on the beach or even on a secluded sandbank or deck over the lagoon. Tailor-made, meaningful experiences for couples can be arranged to discover deserted islands, go shopping in the islands’ capital, explore black coral reefs, snorkel, scuba dive, and more. It’s even possible to enjoy an exclusive movie screening for two on a sandbank in the middle of the Indian Ocean. Baros Maldives exudes an authentic island ambience inspired by local traditions. Every guest is treated with true, heartfelt hospitality and discreet, friendly service inspiring the spirit of romance. For further information on Baros Maldives, please visit linkwww.baros.com.

The Confidante Miami Beach - Taste the Love Package

The Confidante, a playful beach house-inspired resort on Miami Beach, beckons foodie couples this Valentine’s Day and beyond with its Taste the Love Package. The three-night epicurean romance offering includes a bevy of culinary experiences that surprise and delight couples – and their palates – throughout their romantic journey at the hotel. Featuring a creative culinary welcome amenity, celebrity-chef guided local farmers market tour and private cooking class, aphrodisiac turndowns and more, the package is priced at $5,000 per couple. Luxury accommodations for three nights are offered in one of the hotel’s specialty suites with steps that lead directly down from its spacious terrace to a private poolside cabana. Part of The Unbound Collection by Hyatt, The Confidante Miami Beach combines the vibrant glamour of Miami's past with the sophistication and amenities of modern day. The vibe is warm, welcoming, unpretentious – similar to a friend's beach house, which is akin to the meaning behind the name, The Confidante: a best friend, trusted insider. For more information and reservations, please call 305-424-1234 or visit www.theconfidantehotel.com.

NIZUC Resort & Spa - 4th Nights the Charm Package

Located just ten minutes from Cancun International Airport, NIZUC Resort & Spa is nestled in the romantic enclave of Punta Nizuc, an untapped area of the Yucatan Peninsula known for its seclusion, sophistication and exclusivity. NIZUC’s private location offers a stark change in atmosphere from elsewhere in Cancun, making it ideal for couples looking for romance surrounded by a tropical paradise.

For Valentine’s Day 2018, the hotel is offering:

PACKAGE: 4th Nights the Charm – For couples who wish to spend a long weekend in the lap of luxury with their lovers.


  • Receive one complementary night’s stay after booking the first three nights.

  • Valid for travel between January 15, 2018 through March 24, 2018.


ADD-ON GIFTS: Any guest wishing to go the extra mile for their special someone can purchase NIZUC’s new romantic themed gifts & amenities. Whether it’s flowers, chocolate, or champagne, these new additions are the perfect gesture to fill the gaps when words fall short:

  • Dream in Pink – a full vase of perfectly pink flowers is guaranteed to get a smile. Tied up with a coral colored bow, the bouquet is light and striking. $55.00 USD plus tax.

  • Red is LoveA classic in the truest form, these 25 long stem roses will say “I love you” in a timelessly romantic gesture. $45.00 USD plus tax.

  • Chocolate Trio – Love and chocolate are the ultimate pair, and never has the combo tasted so good! This sweet temptation is sure to inspire passion and decadence. $30.00 USD plus tax.



Las Brisas Acapulco – Escape to a Private Hideaway at La Concha Beach Club

Hidden among 40 acres of lush hibiscus gardens on a hillside high above the famous Acapulco Bay, Las Brisas Acapulco has long been a romantic destination and luxury escape– perfect for couples looking to rejoice in love on Valentine’s Day. The secluded resort offers 251 charming bungalow style rooms, all with private pools, plush pink furniture, understated beachy décor and pink jeeps that will whisk guests to the resort facilities. For Valentine’s Day, guests are encouraged to check out the private La Concha Beach Club, a private hideaway for the most discerning travelers. At the center, two saltwater tide pools - sculpted from the natural rock formation - are fed directly by the warm waters of the Pacific Ocean that overlook the Bay. Private shuttles ferry couples to this magical oasis where they can mix and mingle at the club’s restaurant and dancefloor as this is the perfect place to indulge outside of the privacy of a casita. With rates starting at $183/night, Las Brisas Acapulco is a great option for couples in search of an intimate Valentine’s Day getaway. For further information on Las Brisas Acapulco, please visit www.lasbrisashotels.com.mx/en/acapulco/

The Ritz-Carlton New York, Central Park | New York, New York

Love is in the air at The Ritz-Carlton New York, Central Park as the iconic hotel welcomes guests to celebrate the special person in their life with its extravagant “Romance by the Park” Valentine’s Day package, available throughout the month of February. Guests who reserve the “Romance by the Park” offering will be treated to Mercedes-Maybach round-trip airport transportation and accommodations in one of the Presidential Suites accented with Cristal champagne and chocolate covered strawberries. During their stay, a bevy of exclusive experiences await such as a 90-minute in-suite La Prairie Spa couples massage, a five hour chauffeured transportation to explore the city, and a $500 gift card to Saks Fifth Avenue with a private personal shopping experience in the exclusive Fifth Avenue Club – perfect for a stylish night out in the bustling city. Starting at $16,999 “Romance by the Park” package includes:

• Presidential Suite accommodations 

• Round-trip airport transportation 

• Cristal champagne and chocolate covered strawberries welcome amenity 

• Four-course tasting menu for two in Auden Bistro 

• Horse-drawn carriage ride in Central Park 

• Rose petal turndown 

• 90-minute in-suite La Prairie Spa couples massage 

• Five consecutive hour chauffeured transportation to explore the city
• $500 gift card to Saks Fifth Avenue with a private personal shopping experience in the Fifth Avenue Club 


More information: http://www.ritzcarlton.com/en/hotels/new-york/central-park

Romantic Valentine’s Day Escape at Half Moon, Jamaica

Half Moon, located on 400-acres of beachfront property in Montego Bay, is offering a Romance Package this February. With picturesque sunsets and its award-winning luxurious spa, Half Moon is the perfect way to say, “I love you” this Valentine’s Day.

The new Romance Package will offer idyllic activities that will have you and yours falling in love all over again and include the following:

• Four nights at Half Moon
• A private car transfer where couples will be greeted with canapes and a chilled bottle of Prosecco to be enjoyed in the privacy of their suite
• Romance activities include a spa day at the celebrated Fern Tree Spa, featuring a couple’s massage in a romantic overwater bungalow with a light lunch
• A day excursion to Stush in the Bush with a tear-jerking love story.
• A dinner in the gazebo with champagne overlooking the Caribbean Sea.

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$1.5k Valentine's Day Getaway to Catalina Island

What better Valentine’s Day gift for your loved one than a romantic couples getaway to Catalina Island?

With the Catalina Island Company’s over-the-top Valentine’s Day package, lovebirds can experience the very best that Catalina has to offer. After being whisked away to the island via helicopter, couples will enjoy a mix of outdoor adventure and relaxation, with delicious food and drinks and island-chic accommodations. From challenging each other on Descanso’s newest outdoor activity, Catalina Aerial Adventure, to exploring the island with a hiking and picnic experience for two, the package goes above and beyond boring old chocolates and wine on your pillow at night.

Catalina Island’s Love & Luxury package, starting at $1,558 per person, includes:

  • Round-trip helicopter transportation to Catalina Island

  • Picnic experience for two, complete with trail maps for hiking or walking

  • Couples massage at Island Spa Catalina followed by a bottle of sparkling wine to enjoy on the ocean view vista deck

  • Catalina Aerial Adventure (an exciting ropes course with zip lines, rope ladders and more to get your adrenaline up and test your skills) followed by cocktails as a reward for completing the challenge

  • Romantic dinner at Avalon Grille

  • Two night stay at the beach-chic Pavilion Hotel or the historic Mt. Ada (the former Wrigley mansion)


The package is for a minimum of two nights, and rates start at $779 per person per night for Pavilion Hotel and $1,042 per person per night for Mt. Ada.

Link for more details and booking: https://www.visitcatalinaisland.com/specials-packages/hotels/love-luxury

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Biplane Flights, Suites & Bubbles at L’Auberge Del Mar

L’Auberge Del Mar, A Destination Hotel, has all the ingredients for the perfect romantic getaway with a series of Valentine’s Day-inspired packages and sensual spa experiences offered throughout February.

This picturesque beachfront hotel offers miles of pristine beaches, picture postcard views, poshly appointed accommodations and tantalizing California cuisine – all sure to get the sparks flying – as well as indulgent treatments such as the “Chocolate Lover’s Escape” and “Sweet Almond Manicure” at Spa L’Auberge.

February Romance Packages include:

The Sweetest Stay

This value-added package for two offers guests resort credits and sweet romantic amenities. Package includes accommodations in one of the property’s Pacific Suites, a couple’s Massage at Spa L’Auberge, dinner for two in a private cabana at KITCHEN 1540, hand-crafted truffles from Chuao and a bottle of Old Vine Zinfandel at turndown.

Rates start at $1,766 for one night.

Snuggle In

Champagne and florals never fail to kindle the flames. This package for two provides accommodations in a coastal room, a bottle of Perrier-Jouët upon welcome, charcuterie and florals, dinner for two via in-room dining, evening nightcap of hand rolled truffles and an in-room movie.

Rates start at $538 for one night.

Head in the Clouds

Ignite the senses with an awe-inspiring formation biplane ride. This exhilarating package includes accommodations in a coastal room, a chauffeured town car to San Diego Sky Tours for a coastal formation biplane ride and picnic of charcuterie and choice between white, red or bubbly after the flight.

Rates start at $1,412 for one night with additional nights starting at $299. Reservations must be made in advance.

Just Say Yes!

What a way to pop the question: a picnic by the sea followed by the most romantic dinner in a private cabana. This special proposal package includes accommodations in a coastal room; a personal shuttle to Seagrove Park where a blanket, picnic, bubbles and roses await; and a return to a romantic dinner for two in a private cabana at KITCHEN 1540. And an optional add on: a photographer to capture the special moment.

Rates start at $781 for one night.

For package reservations or customized stays, contact L’Auberge Del Mar’s reservation specialists at www.LAubergeDelMar.com or by calling 855-865-4095.

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Most Romantic Helicopter Tour in Las Vegas for Valentine's Day

Sundance Helicopters, Inc., the highest-rated experiential tour company in Las Vegas and 2017 gold winner of Las Vegas Review-Journal’s “Best of Las Vegas” Reader’s Poll for “Best Helicopter Tours”, has taken their romantic tours to new heights with the announcement of the “Ultimate Date Night” helicopter tour for Valentine’s Day. Couples who book this romantic package will be picked up via limousine and driven to the Sundance Helicopters terminal where champagne will be served prior to boarding a state-of-the-art helicopter. Once on board, guests will experience the best views of the Spring Mountains and Las Vegas Strip as they fly towards the fiery cliffs of the Red Rock area and land on a private, scenic overlook 5,000 feet above sea level, where they’ll experience a three-course dinner in a truly unique ambiance while taking in breathtaking views of the awe-inspiring Las Vegas valley and Strip skyline at dusk. The “Ultimate Date Night” experience will also include red roses and live music before a return flight over the beautifully-lit Las Vegas Strip all for $699 per couple.

This tour is part of the “Love is in the Air” promotion running through February. Other romantic helicopter tours include the “Ultimate Romance Package” and “City Lights and Dinner” helicopter tours.

The Ultimate Romance Package is a private helicopter tour that takes you over scenic and historic sites and lands at a private beach at Grand Canyon West. Roses, champagne and chocolates are included for $3,000 which can accommodate two to six passengers.

The City Lights and Dinner helicopter tour takes passengers on a romantic flight in the evening over the Las Vegas Strip, complete with limousine pickup from various Las Vegas Strip hotels and a $200 dining gift card to the award-winning Ferraro’s Italian Restaurant and Wine Bar or Estiatorio Milos Greek & Mediterranean restaurant. This tour is $325 per couple.

For more information or to book these tours, please go to: https://www.sundancehelicopters.com/specials/romantic_specials

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The Westin Nashille Offers Valentine’s Day All-Encompassing Evening Of Romance

Music City’s hottest hotel, The Westin Nashville, 807 Clark Place, is heating up Valentine’s Day celebrations this year by offering an exclusive Valentine’s Luxury package. A complete evening of romance from start to finish, the package leaves no stone unturned with luxurious overnight accommodations, a credit to Nashville’s preeminent modern spa, Rhapsody Spa, a romantic dinner for two at Oak Steakhouse, and more. For those unable to celebrate on Wednesday, February 14, the package will be available until Sunday, February 18 for the perfect weekend romantic getaway option.

Beginning at $800, guests booking the Valentine’s Luxury package will check in to their stylish guestroom for two, greeted with a romantic strawberry and champagne amenity to kick off the evening. The celebration will continue with dinner for two at Oak Steakhouse, followed by breakfast in bed in the morning. A $100 credit to Rhapsody Spa and complimentary valet parking round out the package, for an overall seamless, relaxing experience.

For more details or to book the package, visit www.westinnashville.com/holiday-packages.


 

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