With winter being the perfect time to cozy up and get away for a weekend, travel experts teamed up to share a few romance-centric offerings at hotels across the country, including one Valley favorite. Here are five of the most romantic getaways in the U.S.
The Rittenhouse, Philadelphia
A gem in the heart of Philadelphia’s iconic Rittenhouse Square, The Rittenhouse Hotel offers award-winning the Rittenhouse Romance package which includes $100 food and beverage credit, chocolate-covered strawberries, a split of champagne, and impeccable comfort and service. The property also offers a Signature Couples Massage, exclusive to The Rittenhouse Spa & Club . This rejuvenating treatment invites couples to enjoy a signature massage in the comfort and privacy of their very own couples’ massage therapy room. The Rittenhouse takes pride in providing the utmost service, accommodations, and comfort for their guests and these two experiences go hand-in-hand in enhancing the wholesomeness and romanticism the property embodies.
L’Auberge Del Mar, Del Mar, CA
L’Auberge Del Mar is a dream home by the sea. The award-winning San Diego, CA luxury resort overlooks the Pacific Ocean and is the perfect place for a romantic coastal winter getaway. The Snuggle is Real offers a $50 resort credit to be used at any on-property restaurant, room-service, or at Spa L’Auberge and one warm blanket–perfect for curling up with someone special and enjoying a warm cup of coffee or a glass of wine from the balcony. To add to the romantic winter getaway is L’Auberge Del Mar’s Couples Massage which invites couples to relax side by side in their spacious and private couples’ suite.
The Whitney Hotel, Boston
The Whitney, a 65-room luxury boutique hotel located in Boston’s historic Beacon Hill, offers the Boston in Love Romance Package, perfect for couples who are looking for an intimate retreat filled with local delicacies, uncomplicated luxuries and plenty of quality time with one another. The package includes a bottle of Veuve Clicquot, artisan chocolates from Beacon Hill Chocolates, FujiFilm Instax Mini 11 camera, Peregrine restaurant $50 credit, and 20% off treatments at Bella Santé Day Spa. For those looking for an elevated romantic escape, an upgrade to the Boston in Love gold package is available with additions such as an overnight stay in the premium suite, welcome amenity package with a bouquet of a dozen roses, complimentary massage treatments for two at Bella Santé Day Spa, choice of a helicopter ride with Tuckamore Aviation or a chartered yacht experience from Boston Charter Boats, professional photoshoot in iconic Boston locations, car service provided throughout stay and breakfast in bed provided by Peregrine.
The Plaza Hotel Pioneer Park, El Paso, TX
The Plaza Hotel Pioneer Park is a landmark property that has been reborn as El Paso’s most luxurious boutique hotel. The hotel calls on guests to create lasting memories with the Romantic Holiday Getaway package which includes overnight accommodations for two, a bottle of sparkling wine upon arrival, bonbons, daily breakfast for two at Ambar (excludes alcohol) and exclusive access to La Perla, its rooftop bar and restaurant. This experience–paired with holiday cheer, festive decor, twinkling lights, and culinary delights–makes for a wonderful holiday getaway with a loved one.
Royal Palms Resort & Spa, Scottsdale
Located at the foot of majestic Camelback Mountain, Royal Palms Resort & Spa combines the graciousness and sophistication of a Mediterranean villa with the intimacy and privacy of a secluded retreat. With Tuscan-style gardens, exquisite tapestries, various antique décor, and stone fireplaces throughout, this property embodies passion and romanticism. Via Cappello, a romantic dining experience, takes guests on an adventure to a magical desert setting. For special occasions and intimate celebrations, private “lovers’ corners” are available for personalized dining throughout the resort. Named for a romantic residence in Verona, Italy, Via Cappello provides unique settings including private patios and gardens as well as enchantments such as flower bouquets and customized menus from the award-winning culinary team of onsite restaurant, T.Cook’s.