It’s that time of year again. You know, when you need to make those extra special plans for that extra special someone.
Surprise the love of your life with something different and unforgettable (trust me, she saw the chocolates and teddy bear coming a mile away).
Set off on a romantic getaway and experience one these memorable Valentine’s destinations.
Any one of these sweetheart spots will give you and your spouse some much needed bonding time without the distractions of everyday life.
So throw out the mundane and pack the champagne, because this Valentine’s Day is not going to be like the rest.
1. Colorado Springs, Colorado
With the fresh mountain air and breathtaking views, the Rocky Mountains is a great choice for romance.
The Pikes Peak region offers several activities like fireside yoga classes and horseback riding along alluring granite rock formations.
The Garden of the Gods is also a must see, taking you and your beloved back to the days of blissful romance as you chase one another through a forbidden land.
Big-horned sheep and epic rock structures surround this area backdropped by rolling green hills.
Stay at The Lodge At Flying Horse, which looks like a majestic castle set in the mountains. But don’t let the old-world appeal fool you, because they offer top of the line amenities.
Enjoy having dinner at The Peppertree Restaurant and experience fine dining at its best. Indulge in exceptional cuisine and select wines.
2. Soufriere, Saint Lucia
St. Lucia is a Caribbean Island with all the perks of beach week, but with a lot more class.
Staying at the Jade Mountain Resort is a must. You are guaranteed to fall in love again in these luxurious suites.
Special rooms feature a fourth open wall where your private infinity pool awaits with a view you have to see to believe.
For dinner, dine at the cozy Orlando’s Restaurant and Bar on Bridge Street. They offer wonderful service and even better Caribbean cuisine.
Afterward, head up to the sky deck and enjoy a relaxing glass of wine.
3. Whitefish, Montana
For a more rugged adventure off the beaten path, head to Big Sky Country and experience Dancing Spirit Ranch.
Here you will get in touch with nature, and each other. The ranch offers cross-country skiing, snow-shoeing, yoga, and even dog-sledding.
Try something you’ve never tried before, even if it’s just a new wine while you snuggle by the campfire.
The accommodations here at Dancing Spirit Ranch are just like you’d expect in a land where cowboys rule—everything is decked out with western style décor and earthen materials.
And there’s no need to leave this paradise during your stay either. The resort is all-inclusive, giving you everything you need and more.
4. Negril, Jamaica
Want to stay in your own private villa set on the side of a cliff that overlooks the sensational Caribbean Sea?
Then Rockhouse Hotel is exactly what you are looking for. These romantic, individual villas will make you and your spouse feel like you’re finally alone.
Wrap-around balconies offer a panoramic view of radiant sunsets while you take an open-air shower.
Want a relaxing afternoon of pampering fit for a king? Head to the holistic bathhouse that sits on the edge of the cliff overlooking the sea. We recommend the mocha rum body wrap.
The hotel also features its own restaurant that offers a range of Jamaican delicacies you are sure to love.
5. Waynesboro, Virginia
The Iris Inn is the perfect quaint and romantic hotel you’ve been looking for, offering all the little things that make Valentine’s Day so special.
Arrange for chocolate dipped strawberries and champagne to be placed in your room upon arrival, along with fresh flowers handpicked just for your better half.
Enjoy a pampering in-room massage by an experienced masseuse before—or after—a day full of hiking, farm tours, and beer tastings.
Evenings here will be memorable as you cuddle up under a warm blanket and watch the sun set into the Shenandoah Mountains.
There are several nice spots to spend an evening enjoying each other’s company, but the friendly staff will be happy to recommend their favorite places for fine dining in the area.
This Valentine’s Day, show your spouse that there are still many romantic memories to be made by trying something new. And don’t stress too much when deciding which destination to choose, because the quality time alone is sure to make the sparks fly.