LE MEURICE, PARIS
Light a flame just for the two of you in the “City of Light” with a Valentine’s Day stay at Le Meurice. The historic palace set between Place de la Concorde and the Louvre is coaxing couples with in-room luxuries including champagne and chocolate hearts from Manufacture du Chocolat Alain Ducasse, and a late check out at 4pm. (From €830 in a Superior Room, or €1,900 in a Superior Suite; valid February 10-19, subject to availability.) A romantic, rose-themed Valentine’s menu will be served at Le Dali and Salon Pompadour with a selection of Laurent-Perrier Champagne paired to each of six courses and a special dessert offering, “The Rose,” fashioned by pastry chef Cédric Grolet (€250 per person, beverages included, available February 14). Spa Valmont offers couples treatments such as Cocooning and Champagne (€450 for two) and the Rose and Desire Ritual including cocktails at Bar 228 (€400 for two).
HÔTEL PLAZA ATHÉNÉE, PARIS
Hôtel Plaza Athénée, the legendary fashionable address on avenue Montaigne in the Haute Couture heart of Paris, offers two nights to experience the “City of Love,” starting with a bottle of Moet et Chandon Rosé champagne and a signature sweet in room upon arrival. (From €1,110 in a Deluxe Room, or €1,260 in a Junior Suite; valid February 10-19, subject to availability.) Dine on an elegant five-course gourmet dinner at Le Relais Plaza (€220 for two, available February 14) and enjoy a 30-minute Couples Massage including a glass of champagne and macaroons at Dior Institut (€240 for two).
LE RICHEMOND, GENEVA
Celebrate Valentine’s Day at Le Richemond on the banks of Lake Geneva with a special package that includes one night accommodation for two, a bottle of Laurent-Perrier champagne, Swiss chocolates, breakfast and late checkout at 4pm. (From CHF 585 in a Superior Room, CHF 1,135 in a Junior Lake View Suite, with upgrade to next room category upon availability. Valid February 10-19, subject to availability.) Stay in for a romantic dinner with a special Valentine’s Menu at Le Jardin (CHF 130 per person, available February 14), and then relax and unwind together with a Zen Harmony Massage in a double treatment room at Le Spa by Sisley (60 minutes, CHF 390 per person; 90 minutes, CHF 490 per person).
THE DORCHESTER, LONDON
Enjoy a lovely stay in the heart of Mayfair at Dorchester Collection’s iconic British hotel, The Dorchester. Begin with Valentine’s Afternoon Tea with pastries and champagne at The Promenade (£65 per person, available February 11-14), followed by Valentine’s Dinner at three Michelin-starred Alain Ducasse (£215 per person, available February 14) or at The Grill (£110 per person, available February 14), both with champagne. Escape to The Dorchester Spa for a Time for Two Treatment including Valmont Facial and massage (£220 per person). The hotel’s Valentine’s Package includes one night accommodation for two with a complimentary upgrade subject to availability, a welcome bottle of Laurent-Perrier champagne and English breakfast for two. (From £635 for a Superior King, £785 for a Studio Suite; valid February 10-19, subject to availability.)
45 PARK LANE, LONDON
This state-of-the-art hotel is located just steps away from its sister property, The Dorchester. Couples staying at 45 Park Lane can toast their love with specialty cocktails at Bar 45 and dine on a three-course Valentine’s Dinner at CUT at 45 Park Lane, acclaimed chef Wolfgang Puck’s debut and only restaurant in Europe (£115 per person; available February 14). 45 Park Lane’s Valentine’s Package includes one night accommodation for two with a complimentary upgrade subject to availability, a bottle of Lanson champagne and English breakfast for two. (From £610 in a Superior King, £955 in a Park View Studio Suite; valid February 10-19, subject to availability.)
COWORTH PARK, ASCOT
Bid the city adieu this Valentine’s Day at Dorchester Collection’s luxury country house hotel and spa, Coworth Park. The country house estate nestled in Ascot, 45 minutes from London, makes a charming setting for romance. Book the Valentine’s Package that includes one night accommodation for two with a complimentary upgrade subject to availability, a bottle of Laurent-Perrier Brut champagne, and English breakfast for two. (From £415 in a Stable Superior Room or £585 in a Stable Junior Suite, valid February 10-19, subject to availability.) Enjoy the countryside with Valentine’s Afternoon Tea including Veuve Clicquot Brut champagne (£50 per person, available February 11-14) or Laurent-Perrier Cuvée Rosé champagne and a box of handmade chocolates (£60 per person). There will also be a Valentine’s Tasting Menu at Restaurant Coworth Park (£120 per person, or £195 per person with wine pairing, available February 11 and 14), or a cozy three- or four-course Valentine’s Dinner with rosé champagne at The Barn (£70 or £80 per person, respectively, available February 11-14). Finally, relax with a View for Two Treatment with a glass of champagne in the double suite at The Spa at Coworth Park (from £130 per person, available February 11-14).
HOTEL PRINCIPE DI SAVOIA, MILAN
Hotel Principe di Savoia, located in Piazza della Repubblica, offers couples a taste of romance in the fascinating city of Milan. The Valentine’s Break includes one night accommodation for two, a bottle of Laurent-Perrier champagne and strawberries, a celebratory dinner designed by chef Alessandro Buffolino at Acanto Restaurant and limousine service to and from the historical center where guests can sightsee and shop. (From €409 in a Classic Room and €689 in an Ambassador Junior Suite; valid from February 12 until February 19, subject to availability.) Guests can also experience Club 10 Spa & Fitness Centre with special treatments including Longevity Skin Regimen by Comfort Zone which is ideal for couples. It includes a facial treatment for ladies, a renewing and restoring treatment that helps prevent the signs of aging. At the same time, their partner can work out with a personal trainer for one hour. At the end of the session, couples have complimentary access to Club 10 facilities for a maximum of three hours. (€220.00 for two people; valid February 10-17). Or, couples can relax with massages. Ladies can experience a Himalayan Salt Massage by Comfort Zone (1 hour and 20 minutes), a special ritual with salt stones and original coarse salt from the Himalayas that provides rebalancing and relaxing, ideal for relieving pain, stimulating metabolism and improving blood circulation. For gentlemen, a Deep Tissue massage is aimed at reducing muscular tension (1 hour and 20 minutes). Couples will also have complimentary access to Club 10 facilities for a maximum of three hours. (€300 for two people; valid February 10-17).
THE BEVERLY HILLS HOTEL, BEVERLY HILLS
Discover the hotel’s timeless Hollywood glamour with a romantic escape for two at The Beverly Hills Hotel. Get cozy in a Deluxe Room or Junior Suite, a bottle of Veuve Clicquot champagne, chocolate-covered strawberries, and $110 daily breakfast credit per room. (From $865 in a Deluxe Room with patio and fireplace, $1,045 in a Junior Suite with or without patio; valid February 10-19, subject to availability.) Toast your time together with a specialty True Romance cocktail at the Polo Lounge, and then enjoy a four-course Valentine’s Dinner Menu (pre-fixe, $175, available February 14).
HOTEL BEL-AIR, LOS ANGELES
Hotel Bel-Air, the legendary romantic destination in California is a tranquil paradise. Guests can enjoy luxury accommodations for two, a bottle of Veuve Clicquot champagne, Wolfgang Puck chocolates and chocolate-covered strawberries, and $110 daily breakfast credit per room. (From $865 in a Grand Deluxe Room; valid February 10-19, subject to availability.) The warm and inviting setting of Wolfgang Puck at Hotel Bel-Air is the inspiration for chef Hugo Bolanos’ Valentine’s Day Dinner Menu, with four courses featuring truffles served onsite or with rose petals by candlelight in your room (pre-fixe, $175; available February 14). Relax with the Love Will Keep Us Together Treatment at Spa by La Prairie featuring massage and La Prairie Signature Facial, manicure and pedicure, champagne and sweet treats for two. (3.5 hours duration, $1,120 for two, plus 20% service charge), or the Cupid’s Caviar Retreat Treatment featuring a 60 minute La Prairie Signature Caviar Massage, 90 minute Ultimate Caviar Lift Facial, champagne and sweets for two. (2.5 hours duration, $1,050 for two, plus 20% service charge).