14 Places to Celebrate Valentine’s Day Around the World
PHOTO: Guests at the AlSol Sanctuary Cap Cana can enjoy a suite on a private island. (Photo courtesy AlSol)
There isn’t a lack of romance in the world these days as resorts are catering to lovebirds this February, heating things up with amenities such as prosecco, chocolate-covered strawberries, couples massages and more. Here are several places that are feeling the love.
The Twelve Apostles Hotel and Spa in Cape Town, South Africa, is honoring Valentine’s Day with the Perfect Proposal packages that include sparkling wine, rose-petal turndown service, massages, helicopter transfers and more.
Elbow Beach-Bermuda is enticing travelers to its romantic pink beaches this Valentine’s Day with the Elbow Beach Stole My Heart package, perfect for a getaway for two. Starting at $845 a night, the offer features an assigned personal assistant, a 50-minute couple’s massage, an intimate Valentine’s Day dinner at Cafe Lido, a rose-petal turndown service and prosecco and chocolate-covered strawberries.
The adults-only Sanctuary Cap Cana by AlSol will make couples feel as if they’re in a remote romantic paradise in a secluded two-bedroom, two-level Castle Island Suite set on its own private island for lovebirds to indulge with butler service, three pools and views of the Caribbean.
Costa Rica Marriott Hotel San Jose’s Kuö Spa features a sensual Candlelight Experience spa treatment surrounded by fields of Coffee Arabica trees under a full moon. Couples can finish with a glass of wine, chocolate covered strawberries and hydrotherapy in an outdoor Jacuzzi.
At Aria Hotel Budapest, the hotel’s romantic rooftop “love nests” entice lovers to indulge in panoramic city views, while in-room chocolate-covered strawberries accompanied by a bottle of limited edition small batch cabernet sauvignon sets the mood.
Hotel Barriere Le Majestic Cannes is offering a Valentine’s Day package for couples who want to experience the romance of the South of France. Couples will enjoy a meal at Fouquet’s Cannes, a complimentary glass of rosé champagne at Bar du Fouquet’s and stunning views of the Mediterranean Sea.
At the Lanesbourough London, travelers can spoil their other half with a getaway this Valentine's Day. The hotel will be offering two exclusive packages, Romantic Splendor and Gourmet St. Valentines.
Conrad London St. James is celebrating Valentine’s Day with a delicious London Love Story Afternoon Tea in Emmeline’s Lounge. Couples can truly indulge with the full London Love Story Valentine’s Package. Both available from Feb. 12-14.
At London’s boutique Hotel 41, A Night Under the Stars package features the exclusive Conservatory Suite with its glass rooftop, allowing guests to literally sleep under the stars. Guests enjoy champagne and a full English breakfast and receive an astronomy book, an in-room telescope for star-gazing, a silk scarf and complimentary treats all day long.
The Valentine’s Hideaway package is available at the Summer Lodge Country House Hotel in Dorset from Feb. 1-Feb. 22. Celebrate romance with a two-night stay, champagne, a seven-course meal, rose-petal turndown service, daily breakfast and more.
The Old Government House Hotel and Spa in Guernsey is featuring the Romantic Experience to celebrate Valentine’s Day. Spend two nights and receive airport transfers, champagne, a three-course dinner, fresh-cut flowers, discounts at the spa and more.
The Culloden Estate and Spa is offering a Valentine’s Day package for guests, including a romantic dinner at the Mitre Restaurant, Prosessco upon arrival and an overnight stay with a full Irish breakfast. Guests can add a spa treatment to make the experience even more relaxing.
This Valentine’s Day, Kameha Grand Zurich Hotel, Autograph Collection's first property in Switzerland, is offering the ‘Menu L’Amore’ dinner, the risqué Burlesque Suite and accompanying Fifty Shades of You package.
Celebrate romance in Geneva with the Romantic City Escape at the Hotel d’Angleterre. The package is available throughout the year and includes champagne, rose-petal turndown service, chocolate-dipped strawberries, breakfast and more.
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