February 14 is coming up quick, and if romance-inducing travel plans haven’t been made yet, now’s the time. We’ve found a selection of romantic getaways near and far that your clients might just fall in love with.
A Wine and Dine Deal at Milliken Creek, California A boutique hotel in Napa, Milliken Creek Inn & Spa is offering lovebirds a wine-country trip that’ll really get their hearts beating. The Heart of Napa Authentic Trio package is a complete mini-retreat, including 2-night accommodations in one of the property’s 12 rooms, a 5-hour wine tour by Peralta Luxury Tours, a gourmet boxed lunch and wine tasting at Crocker & Starr winery; a cave tour and tasting at Keever Vineyards; a barrel tasting at Fontanella Family Winery; a 90-minute Chocolate Decadence Couples Spa Treatment; and romance turndown package, which includes rose petals, chocolate-covered strawberries and a split of champagne.
Rates start at $640 pp dbl and are available Sunday-Thursday from Feb. 1 through July 31. For more information, call (800) 822-8418 or visit millikencreekinn.com.
Pure Bliss in SoBe For couples that want to sprinkle their Valentine’s Day with a few spa treats, check out the offerings at Morgans Hotel Group’s SoBe properties.
Mondrian South Beach’s agua at Mondrian spa is offering the Valentine’s Day Couples package, which includes choice of either 60-minute Swedish or deep-tissue massage and a glass of champagne to follow ($250 per couple; gratuity not included). Valid from Feb. 1-Feb. 29. Must be booked by Feb. 29, 2012 (based on availability). Room rates start at $350 per night. For more information, visit mondrian-miami.com.
At the Shore Club, meanwhile, The Spa at Shore Club is offering three packages, all available from Feb. 1-Feb. 29:
• Melt Away Couples Massage with champagne and strawberries; 60 minutes, $250;
• XOXO Couples Massage with champagne and strawberries; 60 minutes, $275;
• Melt Away Massage & Organic Facial with champagne (for one); 60 minute/ treatment, $275.
Packages must be booked by Feb. 29 (based on availability). Room rates start at $350 per night. For more information, visit shoreclub.com.
Delano’s offerings aren’t too shabby either with two romance packages, valid from Feb. 1-Feb. 29:
• Just the Two of Us (candle massage for two), 60 minutes, $320;
• Eat, Pray, SPA!, which is 90 minutes at $275 and includes one express pedicure, one target massage (30 minutes), one KeSARI Saffron express facial (30 minutes), a selected light spa-snack plate and a complimentary mimosa.
Packages must be booked by Feb. 29 (based on availability). Room rates start at $545 per night. For more information, visit delano-hotel.com.
Mountain Romances in Whistler Enjoy Whistler provides a variety of booking services including discounted lift tickets, rentals, lessons and airport transportation for vacations in Whistler, British Columbia. And now, through this season’s I (Heart) Whistler Valentines package, Enjoy Whistler is serving up romance for two.
Available through Feb. 16, the I (Heart) Whistler package provides 2-night accommodations at the Four Seasons Resort Whistler in a Resort King room, a $100 dining certificate for the onsite Alta Bistro, a Scandinave Spa Bath Experience for two at the Four Seasons Spa Whistler, and two Tube Park passes. Rates start at $378 pp and must be booked by Jan. 31. For more information, call (888) 882-8858 or visit enjoywhistler.com.
Suitehearts in Madrid Luxury five-star property Villa Magna, located in Madrid, is offering two packages for romance this Valentine’s Day, valid Feb. 10-Feb. 19:
• MAGNA-ficient Saint Valentine’s, with 2-night Magna room accommodations; bottle of chilled Cava and cremamuse besos treats; Valentine’s cocktails at Magnum Bar; 3-course dinner for two with wine pairings at Restaurante Villa Magna, and Valentine’s Day room service breakfast. Rates start at $457 per night.
• Be My SUITEheart, which includes all aspects of the MAGNA-ficient Saint Valentine’s package as well as suite accommodations, chilled champagne instead of Cava; 1-hour private chauffeured tour of romantic Madrid; 60-minute couples massage; late check-out, and more. Rates start at $1,270 per night, minimum 2-night stay.
For more information, visit hotelvillamagna.com.
Dazzle Them in Super-luxe Singapore Clients who wish to purchase the moon for their loved ones might consider instead a sky-high romance in Singapore.