Valentine’s Day of your dreams
Each year, we round up some of the best over-the-top Valentine’s Day hotel packages from across the globe. With price tags of $10,000 (Euro 9.350,00) and up, this year’s list had no shortage of elaborate offerings and choosing only 8 proved to be difficult. But whether you want to surprise your darling with a trip to New York, hit the beaches of Anguilla or go snorkeling in Thailand, these offers have just about everything you’d need for the perfect V-Day. Starting from $10,000 (Euro 9.350,00) and working our way up, here are the most extravagant packages to indulge in this lover’s holiday:
Las Terrazas Resort — Belize
Helicopter rides? Check. Beachside dinners? Check. Huge villa? Check. Las Terrazas Resort’s Valentine’s Day package has all the makings of a romantic vacation. Located in Ambergris Caye, Belize, the property is offering a four-night package which includes accommodations in a 150 sqm, one-bedroom penthouse townhome with private plunge pool. Along with your pretty sweet digs, you’ll also get to experience Belize’s stunning Barrier Reef with a private snorkeling trip, a tour of Lamanai Mayan Ruins to explore the ancient temples, and a private flyover of Ambergris Caye’s most famous wonders, all beginning with a helicopter transfer from the airport to the resort. In the mornings, enjoy daily breakfast and an intimate beachfront, three-course dinner one evening with your beau.
Starting Price: $10,000 (Euro 9.350,00)
DoublePool Villas by Banyan Tree Phuket — Thailand
We probably don’t have to convince you too much to consider a trip to Thailand, but just in case you needed a bit more convincing, we’ll share more about DoublePool Villas by Banyan Tree’s V-Day affair. The Thai resort’s stunning villa will be your home base for the week, and comes with a floating bedroom pavilion surrounded by a wading pool and private lagoon. There’s also a separate infinity-edge pool with an immersed jet pool. Throughout the trip you’ll enjoy a 90-minute couples massage, a private lesson on the art of massage with the Spa Academy’s therapist training program, a dinner aboard the resort’s Sonya Rak cruise plus a traditional lantern to release into the night sky, private yoga class and a Thai cooking class with guided market tour.
Starting Price: $10,250 (Euro 9.570,00)
CuisinArt Golf Resort & Spa — Anguilla
Located in Anguilla’s Rendezvous Bay, CuisinArt Golf Resort & Spa is a five-star resort inspired by the Greek island of Mykonos. This Valentine’s Day, the property is offering a Sea of Love Package for eight days, seven nights in a beachfront one-bedroom suite. Couples booking this offer will receive Champagne and strawberries upon arrival, daily breakfast, three complimentary lunches, two dinners and chef’s tasting menu at Le Bistro or Omakase at Tokyo Bay. For activities, guests can enjoy a 50-minute relaxation massage plus a couples 105-minute couples treatment, private dinner on the beach, wine tasting, a one-day car rental.
Starting Price: $10,465 (Euro 9.770,00)
Casa Velas — Mexico
For the month of February in Puerto Vallarta, Casa Velas will be rolling out their Dinner in the Sky experience which takes guests up in the sky for a one-hour dinner. Over Valentine’s weekend, those who want to begin forever with their loved one can book the Proposal in the Sky package which includes the dinner and a three-night stay. On the 14th, diners will get to savor a three-course meal designed by Xavi Pérez Stone, former “Best Chef in Mexico” and winner of the “Iron Chef 2014.” To make the evening even more special, you’ll receive a custom ring presentation, bottle of Champagne, bouquet of flowers and drone footage to commemorate the experience. Afterwards, retreat to your 516 sqm Presidential Suite with private terrace and immersion pool to celebrate the exciting occasion.
Starting Price: $13,300 (Euro 12.420,00)
Malliouhana, An Auberge Resort — Anguilla
Called “Love is in the Air,” Malliouhana’s V-Day package takes place on the white sand beaches of Anguilla in one of the resort’s Junior Suites. The accommodation boasts 125 sqm of space and comes with a private covered patio and outdoor terrace. But before even arriving at the resort, guests will enjoy a private plane charter to the property, allowing the couple to get a bird’s eye view of the region. Upon arrival, they’ll be welcomed with Champagne and chocolate truffles in the suite. Also included is a complimentary breakfast daily, a 90-minute couples Coconut Dream Duet treatment and a three-course dinner on the beach.
Starting Price: $13,530 (Euro 12.630,00)
The Brazilian Court Hotel — Florida
We’ll go ahead and lead with the best part of the Brazilian Court Hotel’s 24K Magic package: a $10,000 (Euro 9.350,00) shopping spree at Cartier. Gentleman, if you’re looking to really spoil your lady, this offer will undoubtedly do the trick. Situated in Florida’s Gold Coast, the Palm Beach property’s romance package is chock-full of treats for lovers. As a welcome amenity, when entering your Hepburn Suite, you’ll receive Ace of Spades Gold Brut Champagne along with 24k monogrammed flutes which can be taken home upon departure. Sweetening the deal, spend an evening at Café Boulud’s Specialty Chefs Table to enjoy a multi-course meal featuring gold in every course. Plus, when you’re all dolled up, a professional photographer will snap a few photos, one of which will be placed inside a 24k gold-plated picture frame to take home.
Starting Price: $24,000 (Euro 22.400,00)
Lotte New York Palace — New York
We’ve been a fan of Lotte New York Palace’s Jewel Suite by Martin Katz for some time. What’s not to love a 465 sqm, three level penthouse with a 20’ Waterfall of Diamonds chandelier? Those booking the Couples Retreat can enjoy a one-night stay in the gorgeous space along with an original Martin Katz Diamond Microband Ring (retail value of $2,500 – Euro 2.350,00). The room comes with a fully stocked cocktail bar, full pantry setup with Miele wine cooler, Champagne, white roses, Michel Richard truffles and a private outdoor stone spa. During your stay you’ll also get to relax with a 50-minute couple’s in-room massage.
Starting Price: $25,000 (Euro 23.350,00)
The Resort at Pedregal — Cabo San Lucas
If money is no object when it comes to the love of your life, then you probably already skipped down to this last over-the-top package. Located in Cabo San Lucas, The Resort at Pedregal’s Valentine’s Day offer is for those who crave the best of the best. The three-night package includes a stay in one of the property’s Beach Casitas and boasts a nightly turndown service with a bottle of Krug Reims Rose as well as his and her Piaget watches, heart-shaped earrings and a heart pendant necklace for her. For meals, the couple will get to check out both El Farallon and Don Manuel’s restaurants for a romantic dining experience with wine pairings. On an evening of your choice, enjoy a candlelit rooftop dinner with a menu hand-crafted by Executive Chef Gustavo Pinet complete with a solo violinist, five dozen roses and a fireworks display. To get a taste of the area’s local surroundings, experience a sunrise SUP excursion to The Arch and Lover’s Beach with breakfast for two and a yacht cruise featuring a chance to swim whale sharks in Espiritu Santos. The package finishes off with a Damiama + honeymoon couples massage.