Overlooking 50 miles of breathtaking Northern California coastline, The Ritz-Carlton, Half Moon Bay exudes romance at every turn. This Valentine’s Day, the iconic cliffside resort invites guests and locals alike to create romantic memories on the coast with bespoke offerings. From expertly prepared culinary delights – including house-made conversation sweetheart candies as an ode to the famous candies that will not be available in stores this year – to a Rosé Bar in the exclusive Ritz-Carlton Club Lounge, to romance-inspired enhancements at the acclaimed Ritz-Carlton Spa, the perfect coastal retreat awaits couples this Valentine’s Day.
Handmade Conversation Sweethearts
Although the beloved candy hearts won’t be on shelves this year, The Ritz-Carlton, Half Moon Bay is gifting their own handmade conversation sweethearts to guests who book the S’more Romance package over Valentine’s Day. Masterfully created by the resort’s pastry chef Aurelien Revil-Signorat, the beautifully designed orange, vanilla, raspberry, and peppermint candies are adorned with familiar heart-felt messages perfect for that special someone.
Complete S’more Romance package includes:
- Terrace Fire Pit room accommodations
- $200 daily spa credit
- S’mores kit for two to roast on the fire pit
- Hand-crafted Valentine’s Day conversation sweethearts
Conversation sweethearts are available from Thursday, February 14, through Sunday, February 17, 2019; The S’more Romance package starts at $1,349 per night, exclusive of tax and gratuity.
Valentine’s Day Dinner in Navio
Boasting unparalleled views of the Pacific Ocean, Navio combines subtle coastal flavors with fresh textures and savory accompaniments to celebrate the very best the sea has to offer. This Valentine’s Day – Thursday, February 14, 2019 – the celebration includes a champagne toast and four-course menu created by Chef Jason Pringle, featuring dishes such as Ahi Tuna Ribbons with mustard fruit, black sesame, and basil; Chestnut Tortellini with parsnip, black truffle, and foraged herbs; and Arctic Char with celery root, sorrel, and buckwheat.
Valentine’s Day Dinner on Thursday, February 14 is $195 per person, exclusive of tax and gratuity; Seatings from 5:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Valentine’s Day at The Ritz-Carlton Spa
On Valentine’s Day only, guests can choose from a complimentary glass of champagne, red wine, or apple cider upon check-in, and those who book a Couples Massage will be welcomed by a rose petal heart on the massage table. Additionally, Valentine’s Day enhancements are available for those who book any facial or massage treatment. Enhancements include:
- The Eminence Chocolate Mousse Hydration Masque – this facial enhancement reduces the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles, includes a healthy dose of antioxidant-rich cocoa, and nourishes skin, while macadamia, almond and jojoba oils provide deep hydration to leave skin appearing firm and refreshed
- Rose Aromatherapy – this massage enhancement improves acne, balances hormones, relieves anxiety, improves mood, and reduces skin redness
- Sandalwood Aromatherapy – this massage enhancement boosts mental clarity, relaxes and calms, reduces inflammation, and has anti-aging properties
Valentine’s Day enhancements are $30 each and available from Thursday, February 14 through Sunday, February 17, 2019
Rosé Bar at The Ritz-Carlton Club Lounge
For those seeking to further elevate the romantic experience this Valentine’s Day, the luxurious Club Lounge offers travelers the ultimate luxe Rosé Bar. Under the guidance of a wine expert, visitors can enjoy a curated selection of still and sparkling rosé wines from all over the world.
The Rosé Bar will be available in The Ritz-Carlton Club Lounge on Thursday, February 14 from 5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.