We’re all familiar with the standard assemblage of Valentine’s Day gifts: a box of chocolates; a bouquet of red roses; a bottle of bubbly. And while there’s nothing wrong with resorting to the classics, don’t be shy about shaking things up this year—especially if it’s the last minute and you’re still empty-handed. Consider booking one of these romantic Valentine’s Day hotel packages sprinkled across the United States that are sure to leave your sweetheart starry-eyed.
① Tilden Hotel (San Francisco, California)
Why not escape the frigid winter winds with a last-minute escape to California? Bookable throughout the entire month, the Tilden Hotel’s “All You Need is Love” package includes a two-night stay in a spacious junior suite and plenty of romance-infused experiences. Think breakfast in bed room service, VIP limousine transportation, Champagne bubble baths and aromatherapy turndown service. There’s even a “resident Cupid” who will pen customized poems for visiting lovebirds.
Photo: Tilden Hotel
Known for its cozy vibes and prime location in the heart of Williamsburg, this stylish newcomer is celebrating Valentine’s Day with a $65 pre-fixe dinner menu at Klein’s. Brimming with aphrodisiacs, some of the options include chilled oysters with Champagne mignonette, grilled lobster for two, and angel food cake. For your final course, score a room for just $89 per night (only available from February 14 through 17).
Photo: The Hoxton, Williamsburg
This rustic retreat is tucked away in the Texas Piney Woods, just 30 miles from downtown Houston. Their “Month of Romance” package includes an enchanting overnight stay in a luxurious room complete with chocolate-dipped strawberries, Champagne and a $150 dining credit at the resort’s award-winning steakhouse. And you don’t have to be booed up to have fun here: there will also be garden-to-glass cocktails for Galentine’s Day on February 13 and a Wine & Paint class on February 15.
Photo: The Woodlands Resort
This year, the Loews team has taken the property’s unusual history as the former Boston Police Headquarters and spun it into a quirky Valentine’s Day experience perfect for a modern-day Bonnie and Clyde. With the “Locked Up at Loews” package, partners in crime can enjoy playful perks like vehicle impoundment (complimentary parking, a $50 commissary credit to Precinct Kitchen + Bar, and late release (late check-out).
Photo: Loews Boston
Venture down to the Sunshine State for a rejuvenating reprieve in Delray Beach. The hotel’s “Romance Package” offers couples lavish accommodations along with a dozen long-stemmed roses and a complimentary bottle of Prosecco. Kick things up a notch with a Cupid’s Crush treatment in their 8,000-square foot spa, where you can get a Pink Himalayan salt glow and salt stone Swedish massage, a personalized facial, and a Champagne and strawberries manicure and pedicure.
Photo: The Seagate Resort & Spa
Thinking of popping the question this time around? If so, do it in style with the help of Montage Deer Valley’s “Elevate Your Love” engagement package. The experience ensures a picture-perfect proposal, complete with a hot air balloon ride over Park City or a horse-drawn sleigh ride through the slopes. Additional treats include a chilled bottle of Clicquot Rosè, deluxe caviar, rose petal turndown, Champagne truffles and more. Plus, an in-house photographer will be right there to capture the memorable moment.