50 Top Romantic Weekend Getaways Part 22021-10-11
Hotel Poseidon: Positano, Italy
Hop across the pond for a long weekend stay at Hotel Poseidon. Located in charming Positano on Italy’s stunning Amalfi Coast, this family-owned property offers a pool with panoramic views and an outdoor restaurant overlooking the sea. As an extra perk, guests can borrow the owner’s 1971 Volkswagen Beetle to roam around town in style – at no extra charge.
Hotel Monteleone: New Orleans
The French Quarter in New Orleans exudes romance, and one of the neighborhood’s most elegant properties is historic Hotel Monteleone. Hosting visitors since 1886, this hotel is home to the city’s only revolving bar. Additionally, book worms can indulge their literary fantasies by reserving one of several suites named in honor of William Faulkner, Ernest Hemingway and other famous authors who have stayed here.
InterContinental Dublin: Dublin
For an elegant retreat in Ireland’s capital city, hop across the pond to the spacious InterContinental Dublin. This stately hotel – which is set in the prestigious Ballsbridge area of Dublin, home to Victorian red brick homes, coffee shops and restaurants – is less than 3 miles away from the historic city center. Take a dip in the property’s heated indoor pool, enjoy afternoon tea or schedule treatments together at the spa.
Viceroy Snowmass: Snowmass Village, Colorado
If you’re looking to vacation with your loved one but want to enjoy some alone time, too, head to Viceroy Snowmass. Located in Snowmass Village outside of Aspen, the property offers adjoining suites and solo daytime excursions like hiking, biking and cooking classes. Come back together at night to indulge in a meal at the hotel’s Latin-style TORO Kitchen & Lounge.
Sheraton San Diego Hotel & Marina: San Diego
Enjoy the best of the San Diego harbor at the Sheraton San Diego Hotel & Marina, located just 3 miles northwest of downtown. Rent a boat, personal watercraft or paddleboard at the resort’s private marina for a fun-filled afternoon before enjoying an evening stroll around Little Italy and the hip Gaslamp Quarter. Later, sit for dinner at Quinn’s Ale House, an on-site eatery that serves pub-style fare. Nautical-themed rooms feature balconies with water views, and you’ll have your pick of three pools to soak up some California sun.
Hilton Lake Las Vegas Resort & Spa: Henderson, Nevada
For a low-key weekend in Las Vegas, you and your partner will appreciate the Hilton Lake Las Vegas Resort & Spa. A quiet oasis on the shores of Lake Las Vegas, the Mediterranean-inspired property is surrounded by mountains and situated next to a charming village with shops, restaurants and water sports. Wander through the Florentine-style gardens hand in hand and dine alfresco at Medici Café. When you are ready for some action, the Las Vegas Strip and Hoover Dam are roughly 20 miles away.
Andaz Scottsdale Resort & Bungalows: Scottsdale, Arizona
Andaz Scottsdale Resort & Bungalows appeals to art lovers with its midcentury modern guest rooms and bungalows. Each is named after creative types like Florence Knoll and Charles and Ray Eames. Take part in free yoga and meditation while enjoying views of Camelback Mountain, unwind in a cabana by the Turquoise Pool and savor Arizona-inspired cuisine at Weft & Warp Art Bar + Kitchen.
Estancia La Jolla Hotel & Spa: La Jolla, California
In the heart of upscale La Jolla (about 15 miles north of downtown San Diego) travelers will find the Estancia La Jolla Hotel & Spa, a rancho-style property that exudes romance. Sit side by side in 9 acres of gardens, take a weekend yoga class together or lounge by the heated saltwater pool. A cozy outdoor dinner at Mustangs & Burros next to the large fireplace is a must. Book the Bed & Breakfast package to indulge in breakfast (including mimosas) from the comfort of your quarters before heading back home.
White Villas: Providenciales, Turks and Caicos Islands
For a unique, private Caribbean escape, splurge on a villa at the family-owned White Villas. A short stroll from a secluded portion of the Turks and Caicos Islands’ Long Bay Beach, the property offers guests the choice of eight villas, which feature amenities like full kitchens, separate bedrooms and private pools. Travelers can also sign up for memorable activities (think: massages and boat excursions) on the property’s website.
Cheyenne Mountain Colorado Springs, A Dolce Resort: Colorado Springs, Colorado
Situated approximately 70 miles south of Denver, Colorado Springs boasts proximity to Pikes Peak and the Garden of the Gods, making it a great getaway option for adventurous duos. Cheyenne Mountain Colorado Springs sits in the heart of the action, offering a lake, tennis courts, a golf course, an adults-only pool and multiple dining options. Treat yourselves to a deluxe breakfast with mountain panoramas at the property’s Mountain View Restaurant, and don’t forget to book a couples massage at the on-site spa.
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