Taking a Valentine’s Day escape is such a romantic and fun way to reconnect with your partner. Just the two of you alone, away from the hustle nad bustle of your everyday life and focusing on each other, sounds like the perfect weekend to me! While you can certainly have a fun date night in your own town, there’s something about Valentine’s Day escapes that really kick the romance up a few notches! Maybe it’s the fact that you don’t have to worry about dishes, laundry or cooking! Here are our picks for some of the best Valentine’s Day escapes for 2016.
Best Valentine’s Day Escapes for 2016
Apple Valley Inn- Glenwood, New Jersey
The Apple Valley Inn is located just 5 short minutes from Warwick, New York and just 1 mile from the Appalachian Trail in New Jersey. The 1831 colonial mansion features three levels with 6 rooms that have private baths, television, DVD player, central air-conditioning and wireless internet access. Their Weekend Romance Package includes lodging for two nights, a bottle of champagne, a gourmet box of their chocolates and a 30-minute in-room massage for two.
Okai Valley Inn & Spa- Ojai, California
The Ojai Valley Inn & Spa was established in 1923 and was the filming site for the 1952 movie Pat and Mike starring Spencer Tracy and Katherine Hepburn. The inn is located just 73 miles from Los Angeles, 35 miles from Santa Barbara and 14 miles from the Pacific Ocean. There are 305 rooms and suites that features exclusive bedding, high-speed internet and LCD TV’s. The property features a golf course, tennis courts and swimming pools. Their Reignite Romance package includes accommodations, dinner for two at The Oak and a massage for two at Spa Ojai.
Knob Hill Inn- Ketchum, Idaho
Knob Hill Inn was built in 1992, featuring stunning views of the Smokey and Boulder Mountain ranges. The Inn features 29 rooms and suites that feature flat-screen televisions, air conditioning, mini refrigerators and pillow-top mattresses. The inn also features wireless Internet access, shuttle service, indoor heated pool and hot tub. Dining is available at the inn via The Grill at Knob Hill, serving the best in The Northwest cuisine including wild game, prime steak and lamb. Their Winter Rendezvous package includes a two-night stay, a 55-minute massage for two and a dining credit of $100 for dinner at The Grill at Knob Hill.
Valentine’s Day Escapes in Your Home Town
While the three places above are our picks for fabulous Valentine’s Day escapes for 2016 throughout the country, what do you do if you live elsewhere and can’t quite schedule a trip away? Don’t worry, you can still take an escape in your home town! Just look for the most decadent and romantic hotel in your town, then book the best room you can afford. If that hotel is out of your price range, go with the best hotel you can afford. The point is to spend time together away from your usual daily routine.