What better month to get romantic than in February, and what better place to do it than at the beach? We've rounded up a dozen sexy getaway specials from big cities to the Caribbean that capture that Valentine's magic all month long.
Photo: Cap Juluca
Flee your everyday responsibilities (and the cold) for a week with your partner in the Caribbean at Cap Juluca. The Anguilla escape’s Romantic Rendezvous package includes beachfront accommodations for two for seven nights, champagne on arrival at the resort, a couples massage, and two cocktails to enjoy every day. Prices start at $9,887. Restrictions apply, based on availability.
Photo: Jumby Bay
You and your love can play at being castaways with the Castaway Experience at Jumby Bay, A Rosewood Resort, which has its own private island just off the coast of Antigua. The Castaway Experience whisks you both away on a private sailing excursion on the resort’s yacht to a deserted island, where the two of you can enjoy the untouched white sand beach, enjoy a made-to-order picnic, and get a couples massage before heading back to Jumby Bay. Prices start at $1,575.
Photo: The Condado Plaza Hilton
Up the relaxation and romance quotient of the sunset at The Condado Plaza Hilton in San Juan, Puerto Rico, with the Sunset Romance Massage. This 50-minute couples massage takes place in an open-air cabana as the sun falls below the horizon; you’ll even get a glass of bubbly to sip. The massage is $200; room prices start at $219.
Photo: Kennebunkport Resort Collection
Spend Valentine’s Day—or any day of the month—in “New England’s Most Romantic Town” for their Paint the Town Red festivities, which run through the end of February. To give the celebration a romantic boost, take advantage of the Kennebunkport Resort Collection’s Love KPT package at The Boathouse Waterfront Hotel, which includes a 2-night stay for two people, red wine and chocolate-covered strawberries on arrival, a 3-course dinner for two, and a late check-out. To make your escape the most romantic, call on the Resort Collection’s Cupid Concierge for treats like flower delivery and dessert in bed. Prices at The Boathouse start at $373. Available now through March 30, 2017.
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Plan a trip for two or more nights to one of the 11 inns (in Maine, Rhode Island, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, and California) participating in Lark Hotels’ Month of Love, and you—and your sweetheart—will receive a box of truffles and a book of Pablo Neruda’s love poems. A bonus you’ll really love? Book before January 31 and, depending on availability, you’ll get an automatic room upgrade. Prices vary by hotel. Available February 1-28, 2017
Set a course for adventure this Valentine’s Day with a Love Boat–esque package from YachtLife and The Standard Miami Beach. Charter a yacht from YachtLife and get a picnic with rosé, cheese, and chocolate from The Standard to enjoy on your outing. Upon your return to dry land, stop by The Standard’s spa for an hour-long massage to end the day right. Prices start at $2,000. Available February 10-15.
Photo: The Alfond Inn
Share your romantic escape with your 4-legged best friend with the Puppy Love Package at The Alfond Inn in Winter Park, Florida. The Inn—a dog-friendly hotel in a dog-loving town—offers a 2-night stay for two people and one dog, candy (with some for your pup), and dog goodies like a specialty bowl and a soothing ThunderShirt. Prices start at $580. Available through February 28, 2017.
Photo: The Ivy Hotel
In February, romance shouldn’t be limited to just Valentine’s Day. The Ivy Hotel in Baltimore, Maryland, proves it with their Winter Whiskey Weekend package, perfect for sharing with the whiskey-lover in your life. Over three days, enjoy all the fine dining and whiskey-sipping the two of you can take, with a 5-course dinner paired with Glenmorangie expressions, tips from whiskey pros, and whiskey-inspired brunch-style cocktails. Prices for the overnight package (two nights) start at $1,670. The Winter Whiskey Weekend with Glenmorangie is February 17-19.
Photo: L’Auberge Del Mar
Give your romance a hint of adventure with this offer from L’Auberge Del Mar, A Destination Hotel in San Diego, California. The Ride the Wave of Love package includes lodging for you and your love, a 1-hour surfing lesson for the two of you, and hotel credits for use at one of L’Auberge’s dining options and at the spa. Prices start at $1,014 for one night.
Photo: The Inn Above Tide
The Cozy Company Bundle at The Inn Above Tide in Sausalito, California, brings a touch of elegance to your romantic fireside rendezvous with a bottle of Caymus wine, assorted chocolates, and a deck of fun Brain Teasers. The bundle can be added to any room with a wood-burning fireplace, giving you a good reason to stay in your room for the entirety of your stay. The Cozy Company Bundle is $135; prices for rooms start at $385/night.
Photo: Brewery Gulch Inn
Make a great escape to California’s North Coast with the Brewery Gulch Inn in Mendocino. The Romance on the North Coast package provides everything you could need during your stay, so you can focus on relaxing and exploring the North Coast with your S.O. The package includes: three nights in the Cottage at Serenity Point, the use of a Porsche 911 Cabriolet during your stay, champagne, a behind-the-scenes winery tour, an ensuite couples massage, and more. Prices start at $10,000 per couple.
Photo: OPUS Hotel Vancouver
If your love is true but the two of you haven’t taken that final step, consider the OPUS Hotel Vancouver’s Steal My Heart Elopement Package. It’s exactly what it sounds like: a perfectly curated weekend that’s all about you and your spouse-to-be. With suite accommodations, an intimate in-suite ceremony, a candlelit 4-course dinner, and a couples massage, you’ll celebrate your new marriage in style. Prices in February start at $2,950. Available year-round.