Enjoy Valentine’s Day all weekend long with these romantic getaways!
Jupiter Beach Resort / Jupiter, FL
Grab your ladies this Valentine’s Day and get in to the swing of the easy, breezy, beach life at Jupiter Beach Resort & Spa, a charming resort located on a pristine stretch of golden Atlantic coastline perched on a sand dune overlooking the turquoise ocean. At Jupiter’s only oceanfront resort, gal pals can channel their zen with beach yoga, take in the rays on the property’s secluded beach, practice their backswing on tennis courts, unwind with cocktails in the adults-only hammock garden, or indulge in ocean-inspired treatments at the incredible Opal Spa. When they’re ready to explore the local area, besties can put their favorite swimsuits on and opt for SUP or kayaking tours with a chance to check out local marine life and snap instaworthy pics, take a Pontiki cruise while sipping on their favorite cocktails and admiring mansions that line the Jupiter Inlet, or catch nightly live music at one of the area’s local waterfront bars.
Sandpearl Resort / Clearwater Beach, FL
What’s more magical than watching a sunset over the Gulf of Mexico on the best named beach in America? A stay at the elegant and charming Sandpearl Resort will take your Valentine’s Day getaway to the next level. For the ultimate romantic accommodations with front row seats to picturesque sunsets, book the two-story Gulf Side Suite that’s detached from the hotel and sits directly the beach, equipped with floor to ceiling windows, spacious balconies, and Roman tubs. Situated on a 700-foot stretch of private beach designated for guests, a lagoon pool and a cascading waterfall, and a beachside fire pit for nightly s’mores, couples are guaranteed a memorable and romantic getaway. When couples aren’t strolling along the breathtaking beach known for its powder white sand and sparkling waters, they can enjoy meals or cocktails with a view at the hotel’s oceanfront Caretta on the Gulf, the only Four Diamond restaurant on the beach with a menu that changes seasonally. Lovebirds can also indulge in a couples massage at the award-winning spa that offers more than 50 ocean-inspired treatments or take a specially-crafted picnic basket meal to-go to nearby romantic spots like Caladesi or Honeymoon Island. For more information, visit https://sandpearl.com
Art Ovation Hotel / Sarasota, FL
Romance travelers looking to celebrate their love in a creative way should look no further than Art Ovation Hotel in Sarasota, FL. The arts centric hotel supports, celebrates, and embraces what’s known as Florida’s cultural coast through local partnerships cultivated to provide visits with creative guest experiences. Couples can explore their creative side with their loved one from the moment they arrive since each room is equipped with ukuleles, leather-bound sketchbooks and art supplies. Get your creative juices flowing with a portfolio of arts programs offered each day such as music lessons, live performances, origami folding, paint and sketch classes, art demonstrations and more. Sarasota’s signature hotel of the arts takes guests on a tour of the art installations exhibited throughout the property’s public spaces on daily art + wine tours hosted by the cultural curator. After dinner at the artistically-inspired Overture Restaurant that features American classics with a dramatic flair, visit the Perspective Rooftop Pool Bar to take in mesmerizing skyline views of the Sarasota Bay with creatively crafted cocktails. For more information, visit https://artovationhotel.com
Opal Sands Resort / Clearwater Beach, FL
With a modern, artistic vibe, couples will love escaping to Clearwater Beach’s Opal Sands Resort directly overlooking the Gulf of Mexico to rekindle their fire. The property offers a sexy and sophisticated beachfront getaway with beauty at every turn, from destination-inspired art pieces by local artists to coastal-chic decor to stunning panoramic Gulf of Mexico views from every room. Opal Sands Resort’s glamorous accommodations feature floor-to-ceiling windows and spacious private balconies that serve as the perfect frame for the unobstructed views of the Clearwater Beach coastline along with vibrant spaces filled with turquoise and blue tones, cozy seating areas, and bold artwork and design. Mixing romance with a little fun, couples can try a craft cocktail from the onsite Italian seafood, Sea-Guini, order a sunset wine & cheese plate, spice things up with a pizza-making class, or chill poolside at cabanas and loungers. Steps away from the resort, lovers can take a stroll along the beautiful, white sand beach and check out water & boating activities, restaurants, and entertainment at the iconic Pier 60 and the Clearwater Beach Marina. For more information, visit https://opalsands.com
Playa Largo Resort & Spa / Key West, FL
This Valentine’s Day grab your significant other and hit the road for the ultimate luxurious escape. Located on 14 secluded beachfront acres with an exhilarating landscape of lush, tropical foliage, Playa Largo Resort & Spa offers couples personalized levels of private luxury and service, plus an authentic Keys ambiance. Lovebirds will feel worlds away in this coastal chic hotel-within-a-hotel called The Hammocks, featuring 10 two-story private Bungalows nestled in the rare, natural hammock trees. The best part? They won’t have to worry about lifting a finger thanks to their VIP private butler. While The Bungalows feel completely secluded, couples are just a short romantic stroll away from the main resort and its amenities, including the Ocean Spa offering customized, self-guided treatments, water sport rentals, three on-site restaurants and more.
Marriott Stanton South Beach / Miami Beach, FL As one of the only beachfront properties on Ocean Drive with direct beach access, Stanton South Beach is a 224-room renovated hotel with a laid-back luxe, beach club chic vibe. Perfect for an intimate Valentines Day Miami getaway, the Stanton is situated in the exclusive South of Fifth neighborhood in Miami Beach and edged by a lush green park and the sparkling Atlantic Ocean. Couples can revel in true romance as they hold hands and walk along the coast or take a bike ride with the complimentary bike rentals offered right on property. Afterwards, they can retreat back to the Stanton for a couples massage at the newly opened spa or end the night with a romantic dinner at Azabu Miami Beach, the newest dining addition featuring authentic Japanese robota menu. For more information, visit StantonSobe.com.
W Fort Lauderdale / Fort Lauderdale, FL
This Valentine’s Day, guests can treat their four-legged companion to a pampered getaway to W Fort Lauderdale with its VIP Pet Suite. With the package, guests and their pup receive a limited edition W Fort Lauderdale dog bandana, food and water doggie bowls, dog bed, tinkle turf pad and a Bark Box with treats and toys. Pups can also be spoiled to the max with the hotel’s gourmet doggie menu, serving up hamburger patty with diced pineapple, 8 oz organic salmon filet, or a banana and peanut butter coconut water smoothie. Exclusively for Valentine’s Day weekend, guests booking this package will receive a complimentary mini bottle of prosecco for the pup parent, and a heart-shaped cookie for your canine, guaranteed to keep their tail wagging all night long. For the pooch that showers you with kisses everyday, why not return the favor and treat them like a VIP this Valentine’s Day? To book, call 954-414-8200. For more information, visit www.wfortlauderdalehotel.com.