14 Lovable Last-Minute Valentine’s Day Getaways Gallery
14 Lovable Last-Minute Valentine’s Day Getaways
Whether you're seeking a sexy solo getaway or a romantic destination vacation à deux, there’s still time to hit the road for Valentine’s Day. From splendid spa staycations to super sexy suppers, there is a February trip for all budgets, since February is the travel industry’s "shoulder season" in between Christmas and spring break.
Stay at a Florida hotel or go out a bit further to St. Lucia, Mexico, or Puerto Rico for a fantastic Caribbean resort. You can also go for a getaway full of Southern cuisine and scenery or take to the mountains for a wintry and wondrous escape. We know you’re busy, so not only do we suggest you take the time to slow down and reconnect with your significant other this month, but we also went ahead and did some of the homework for you. Read on to check out 14 lovable last-minute Valentine’s Day getaways that you should book as soon as you can.
Boca Raton Resort & Club (Boca Raton, Fla.)
Waldorf Astoria’s Boca Raton Resort & Club is a gorgeous Florida resort with a Mediterranean vibe, and their Valentine’s Day offerings this year are the perfect way to spoil your sweetheart (and yourself!) For $70 per person, their Valentine’s Dinner Dance starts at the resort’s pool with an open bar and delicious hors d’oeuvres, then moves inside to the ballroom for a surf and turf dinner with wine and dancing before ending the night with a lover’s dessert. (Information hasn’t been posted on their website yet, but members and guests can book through the resort’s concierge by calling 561-447-3600.) Guests can also book their Sip, Sun, and Spa Package, starting at $788, a one-night couple’s package that features their luxurious Ritual Bath, $400 credit toward spa treatments, a welcome cocktail at the Monkey Bar, and $100 in dining credit for use at any of resort’s restaurants.
Casa Monica Resort & Spa (St. Augustine, Fla.)
Take a trip to Florida’s prettiest town, St. Augustine, and take advantage of Casa Monica Resort & Spa’s Enchanted Evenings package, which includes 15 percent off the starting room rate at $505 a night. You’ll get valet parking and a complimentary bottle of sparkling wine at check-in as well as $100 in spa credit. A dinner for two awaits you at Costa Brava, a restaurant at the resort, as does plenty of romance.
Copamarina Beach Resort & Spa (Guánica, Puerto Rico)
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Take a romantic trip to Guánica, Puerto Rico, where Copamarina Beach Resort & Spa offers a Celebrate Love in Paradise Package starting at $215. Get a room with a breathtaking view of the ocean, and don’t forget to enjoy it up-close too; the package includes an hour of non-motorized water sports. Also included is $75 in resort credit, a bottle of sparkling wine and breakfast every day at the resort’s Las Palmas Café. The best part of the package, however, is the fact that you can check out late until 2 p.m.
Fountainebleau Miami Beach (Miami Beach, Fla.)
Fontainebleau Miami Beach is serving up sexy Valentine’s Day dinners with four-course prix fixe menus at Scarpetta by Scott Conant or StripSteak by Michael Mina. They’re also offering A Day at Fontainebleau for Two in which you and your beloved can enjoy an entire day of swimming at the hotel’s pools or beach with access to their spa facilities where you can get a 50-minute Swedish massage or hot rocks massage. The package, which totals $452 per couple, also includes a two-course, prix fixe oceanfront spa lunch at their Mediterranean restaurant, La Côte.
Hanover Inn Darmouth (Hanover, N.H.)
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If you’re looking for a more historic, classy vibe, the Hanover Inn dates back to the American Revolution (though it underwent a $41 million restoration back in 2012) and is the perfect quiet type of romantic getaway. Take advantage of their Valentine’s Day Package, starting at $391 per couple. In addition to the boutique hotel’s free breakfast, you’ll also be treated to a four-course dinner for two featuring Hess wine.
The Inn at Chesapeake Bay Beach Club (Stevensville, Md.)
Starting at just $159 per night, you can enjoy a low-key getaway on Maryland’s Eastern Shore with the Chesapeake Bay Beach Club’s Inn Love Package. The package includes an overnight stay at The Inn, a rustic and classy hotel with beautiful scenery and a fire pit and fountain for you to enjoy on rocking chairs in the property’s backyard. Your package also includes a welcome bottle of Champagne and chocolate-covered strawberries to start your stay off right.
Mahekal Beach Resort (Playa del Carmen, Mexico)
From now until February 28, Mahekal Beach Resort is offering its Lucky in Love package to celebrate the opening of Playa del Carmen’s first casino. Book a stay starting at $792 a night and upon check-in, you’ll roll the dice for a complimentary welcome amenity, such as their “Chips” & Guac or “Two of a Kind” paddle boards or kayaks. You’ll be treated to bungalow-style accommodations with a beautiful oceanview, open-air patio, and hammocks, an “all-in” chef’s table dinner, a “Feel Like a Million Bucks” VIP couples cabin experience at their spa, and more.
Montage Palmetto Bluff (Bluffton, S.C.)
Renew your romance with the Romance Renewed package at Montage Palmetto Bluff, a Lowcountry getaway with beautiful Southern scenery along the May River. Stay in the luxurious guest house, a cozy cottage, or a nice room at the inn where you will be welcomed with chocolate truffles and a bottle of bubbly. You’ll get a romantic dinner for two as well as breakfast every day, and the resort will even provide you with $200 in spa credit and two bicycle rentals for your entire stay.
Ocean Key Resort & Spa (Key West, Fla.)
If you can afford to splurge a little this Valentine’s Day, take a vacation to the Florida Keys, where Ocean Key Resort & Spa is offering their Cupid’s Suite Piece of Paradise package. Available through February 28, this three-night package is available starting at $1,999 per night. All of that includes a stay in their Oceanfront Boutique Suite, as well as either one couples or two singles spa experiences every day. Every night will feature dinner at either the Hot Tin Roof restaurant or on your suite balcony, and every morning you’ll be served a waterfront breakfast as well. Visit their website or call the Island Cupids at (800) 328-9815 and give the promo code “Cupid” to book.
Orlando World Center Marriott (Orlando, Fla.)
The world’s largest Marriott wants to make sure parents can enjoy a romantic evening with peace of mind too with their Recapture the Romance Package. With this package, guests at Orlando World Center Marriott will be treated to a romantic three-course dinner accompanied by wine, beer, or craft cocktails along with a stay in deluxe accommodations starting at $329 a night. The hotel will also treat you by treating your kids — to a two-hour Kids Club experience designed for children ages 4 through 12. Hurry though; this package is available only for February 9-10 or February 16-17 with promo code ROM, so book your Orlando vacation as soon as you can.
Rendezvous (Cariblue Beach, St. Lucia)
One of the best all-inclusive resorts in the world, Rendezvous St. Lucia is a 100-room couples-only boutique that’s already as romantic as it gets. This Valentine’s day, they’re offering two different packages that take the romance to another level. For $225 per couple, you can have their Champagne Sunset Cruise and Dinner Experience from 4:15 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. If you have even more time, you can purchase their complete Valentine’s Day package for an additional $125 and also have dinner and an evening of entertainment from 6:00 p.m. until midnight at The Terrace Restaurant at the resort.
Salamander Resort & Spa (Middleburg, Va.)
Virginia is for lovers, and at Salamander Resort & Spa, you can enjoy a romantic winter trip that will only bring you and your sweetheart closer together. Starting at $350 a night, the resort’s Season of Romance package includes $100 in resort credit for you to use on a couples massage, intimate trail rides, romantic dining, and more. You’ll also receive a complimentary half bottle of sparkling wine from a local vineyard as well as chocolate-covered strawberries specially prepared by executive pastry chef Jason Reaves.
Whitney Peak Hotel (Reno, Nev.)
If you’re looking for more of a snowy getaway, consider the picturesque Lake Tahoe area, one of the best weekend getaways in America. Stay at Reno’s Whitney Peak Hotel which is offering a Retreat to Romance Package perfect for Valentine’s Day. Starting at $204 a night, you’ll get your choice of accommodations in addition to a complimentary bottle of Champagne and Dorinda’s chocolates, as well as rose petal turndown service.
Z NYC Hotel (New York, N.Y.)
Choose what kind of Valentine’s Day you’re going for with the Z NYC Hotel’s Naughty or Nice Package. Starting at $470, you can be nice with Champagne and a bouquet of a dozen roses at check-in and then a massage for two right in your queen room, plus breakfast in bed. Choosing to be naughty instead will actually be cheaper, with packages starting at $175. You’ll still get the queen room and breakfast in bed, but at check-in you’ll receive a box full of trinkets like handcuffs, blindfolds, a tickle feather, and edible underwear. Instead of roses, you’ll get chocolate strawberries with your bubbly. If you're looking to treat your sweetheart to a bit more than just chocolate strawberries, however, check out this list of 21 foods to serve your significant other on Valentine's Day.