Cupid-Approved Valentine's Day Getaways
For those looking to celebrate Valentine’s Day with a dreamy escape, leading travel PR agency Siren Communications has hand-picked five romantics getaways and staycations. From sailing the Caribbean to the pink sands of Barbados as well as cozy city breaks, here are some stunning destinations for you and your loved one.
This year, give your sweetheart a Valentine’s Day they will never forget. Forego the traditional gift of chocolate and roses and whisk them away to a luxury catamaran in the Caribbean. TradeWinds' last minute “late break deals" are perfect for the ultimate romantic surprise. Make your way to St. Martin and book a berth onboard a Luxury Class TradeWinds yacht, embarking on February 17. At 25% off regular booking price, it’s a steal!
Gansevoort Meatpacking District, NYC
Shower your significant other this month with a wonderful vacation for two in the heart of New York City. Gansevoort Meatpacking property is now offering their “Get Love” package including early check-in (2 PM) and late check-out (1 PM), a bottle of Prosecco, chocolate covered strawberries and one dozen roses in-room upon arrival. You will also receive two personalized monogrammed pillowcases and two drink vouchers for a romantic date night on the Plunge Rooftop Bar + Lounge.
Hôtel 71, Québec City
There’s nothing more romantic than a fresh coat of snow and cozying up by a crackling fire with your loved one. Voted North America’s best winter wonderland by USA Today, Québec City radiates magic and enchantment, making for the perfect Valentine’s Day escape. The city has no shortage of romantic hotels and Hôtel 71, located in the heart of Old Québec, is no exception. The candlelit lobby, self-serve wine bar, acclaimed Italian restaurant and sweeping views of the frozen-over St. Lawrence River are guaranteed to make you and your sweetheart fall in love all over again.
Bisha Hotel Toronto
The newly launched Bisha Hotel Toronto screams sexy and intimate, offering couples the most romantic hotspot in the city. Loved ones should head to the hotel’s lobby bar, Mister C Bar Room featuring dark green furniture and a cozy circular fireplace. Dining options are endless with KŌST, the Baja-Peninsula inspired restaurant on the 44th-floor rooftop, offering a special Valentine’s Day prix fixe menu for $75pp, as well as Akira Back, the celebrity chef’s first namesake restaurant in Canada offering a special menu for $85pp featuring tuna and mushroom pizza, AB tacos, Alaskan king crab tempura and soft shell crab.
The Crane Resort, Barbados
For Valentine’s Day in the sun, head to The Crane Resort in Barbados. Offering ideal accommodation, a naturally beautiful setting and pink sand beaches, the resort is the ultimate romantic destination. For an additional US $240 (approx. CAD $300), couples can enjoy fresh flowers and a chilled bottle of wine upon arrival, a room upgrade (based on availability), a champagne in-room breakfast and a couples’ massage.