Top 10 Valentine’s Day DestinationsAuthor:Michelle Konstantinovsky
First, the bad news: Valentine’s Day is just one week away. The good news: You still have time to plan something epic if you act quick. Here are 10 of our most cherished design destinations where you can either spend the special day or give as a getaway gift to the one you love.
1. Amangiri, Canyon Point, Utah
Ring in the romantic holiday with a series of concerts performed under the stars by the Carpenter siblings, a trio of world-class violinists. In addition to two magical nights of music, guests will have the opportunity to stargaze with an astronomer and partake in daily group hikes and yoga classes with the Amangiri Valentine’s Concert Weekend Package.
2. The Peninsula Romantic Spa Indulgence Package, Bangkok, Thailand
Bangkok’s Peninsula Spa offers a 140-minute Romantic Spa Indulgence Package that includes a bottle of rosé wine upon arrival, a rose petal bath, rose quartz facial treatment, and aromatherapy massage, all for two.
3. Hotel Zelos Luxe & Lace Package with La Perla, San Francisco
During the entire month of February, you can get a whole lot of perks at Hotel Zelos for just $449 a night. The Luxe & Lace package with La Perla includes in-room personal shopping experience and fitting of luxurious intimate apparel from La Perla lingerie experts, a red velvet bath drawn for two in the room’s luxurious Fuji soaking tub, decadent treats, and more.
4. The Temple House, Chengdu, China
Guests will have their pick of unique and decadent Valentine’s Day delights, including a romantic set dinner for two, a masquerade blind wine tasting, and luxurious spa treatments for both men and women.
5. GoldenEye, Oracabessa Bay, Jamaica
You really can’t beat Valentine’s Day in the Carribean. GoldenEye offers exclusive beach huts, spa treatments and more that create a dreamy seaside experience, and the February 14th festivities promise to be a good time.
6. Rosewood Sand Hill, Menlo Park
Big spenders, this is how you do it: Rosewood Sand Hill’s “Million I Dos” includes a custom $500,000 engagement ring from Stephen Silver Fine Jewelry, round trip jet transportation, a two-night stay in the property’s Presidential Villa, a proposal photoshoot on-site, dinner for two at the hotel’s Michelin-starred signature restaurant, Madera, and an engagement party planned by the experts at Colin Cowie Celebrations. Starting at $1,000,000
7. Hotel Le Meurice, Paris, France
Nothing says “romance” like an impromptu trip to the city of love. Split a welcome bottle of champagne and Alain Ducasse chocolate treats and spend the rest of your stay exploring the sights.
Ready to just seal the deal? The Penthouse Suite Elopement Package includes overnight accommodations in the hotel’s 6,000 square-foot penthouse suite, bridal bouquet, groom’s boutonniere, cake for two, roundtrip transportation to City Hall, celebratory champagne and even an officiant. Starting at $20,000.
9. Spicers Sangoma Retreat, New South Wales, Australia
Go off the grid and cocoon yourself in the Blue Mountains of New South Wales, just an hour outside of Sydney.
10. Post Ranch Inn, Big Sur
If you’re looking for the perfect combo of relaxation and rejuvenation, look no further than the Post Ranch Inn’s Romance Package. The three-night getaway includes two four-course dinners for two at Sierra Mar, champagne with keepsake crystal flutes, massages, and more.