If you’re looking to take a vacation (or staycation) this Valentine’s Day, here are just a few of the V-day specials in-town and nearby:
The Moon Over Georgia
W Atlanta – Buckhead: The For the Romantics Valentine’s Day Package includes complimentary dessert at Cook Hall, Godiva strawberry and banana kabobs with chocolate drizzle, complimentary in-room movie of your choice, a bottle of champagne, complimentary valet parking and late check-out (based on availability).
Package rates start at $269 per night. It must be booked at least 24 hours in advance. You can call 877-822-0000 and mention rate code “LAPKG1” or book online at www.watlantabuckhead.com. The offer is valid for Thursday, February 12 – Sunday, February 15 stays.
You can also join Whiskey Blue’s Second Annual Red Light, Green Light Party on Sat., Feb. 14 at 9 p.m. Attendees get green, yellow or red wristbands indicating their dating status and will enjoy Grey Goose and champagne specials, party favors, and music by DJ Rimby. The cost is $15 per single or $25 per couple.
Mandarin Oriental Atlanta: Several packages are available from Mandarin Oriental as follows…
Roméo et Juliette Romance Package: Enjoy tickets for two to a special performance of Atlanta Ballet’s Roméo et Juliette, as well as, luxury accommodations with daily American breakfast for two, rose petal turndown, chocolate covered strawberries, an Atlanta Ballet souvenir, a special ‘meet and greet’ with Roméo et Juliette ballerinas with booking of VIP tickets. The package starts at $420 per night and is valid from February 6 through February 14.
Girls Pamper Package: All month long, friends can enjoy luxury accommodations with daily American Breakfast for two, Mandarin Oriental Manicure and Pedicure in The Spa for one person, complimentary transportation to GlowDry salon for a beauty appointment, with a VIP welcome including a glass of champagne. The “Girls Pamper” package is priced from $710 per night.
Romantic Rendezvous: Available from February 1 through February 28, this package includes luxury accommodations, daily American Breakfast for two people served in-room , romantic rose petal turndown with sweetly scented flowers, bottle of Veuve Clicquot Brut Yellow Label Champagne and chocolate amenity. It costs $620 per night and up.
Even if you don’t want to stay overnight, you can get some V-day specials at the spa and restaurant. For room package reservations, call 404-995-7500. For restaurant reservations, call 404-995 7545. For spa reservations, call 404-995 7526.
Barnsley Resort Valentine’s Day Package : With rates starting at $500 for Manor Room accommodations, you get a two-night stay in a luxurious cottage, complimentary breakfast, chocolate truffle sweetheart gift and a special four-course gourmet dinner in the Rice House, a $100 resort credit for additional dining or activities such as horseback or spa and a moonlit horse-drawn carriage rides on Friday and Saturday evenings.
Other special offerings this season include “A Black Tie Affair” love spell for $225. Return from dinner to find tea light candles in your room, setting the mood for romance. The package includes wine and truffles for a sweet treat. You also get a gift box filled with surprises, including Barnsley Resort’s signature bubble bath.
If you want to celebrate early, on Feb. 7 you can enjoy “The Sexiest Wines on Earth: A Sensory Dinner” ($135 per person) featuring an evening of wine, food and romance exploring the sensual elements of sight, sound, touch and taste.
Carolina in My Mind
Myrtle Beach Seaside Resorts “Be Mine” Valentine’s Day package: Available from Feb. 11 – 18 at five MBSR resorts (Avista, Grande Shores, Horizon at 77th, Prince and Seaside), the “Be Mine” features oceanfront accommodations, champagne, chocolates, Valentine’s balloon bouquet and rose petal turndown service. At select properties, you also get a romantic dinner at area eateries, as well as breakfast in bed. Rates start at $281 for a two-night stay for two adults in a one-bedroom condo. For additional information and reservations call 888-571-4104.
(Bienvenido a) Miami
Delano South Beach: Book the Delano’s Romance Package on Valentine’s Day (starting at $1019) and upgrade for $200 per person to get a full night of fun. The Romance Package includes free room service breakfast , upgrade to best available room upon arrival, late check out, a bottle of champagne and 15% off couples massage. The upgrade ($400 for couples) will add dinner at Bianca, open bar from 10pm – 11pm and a private poolside serenade with Grammy award-winning R&B superstar Miguel. To book visit: www.morganshotelgroup.com/delano. Delano South Beach is located at 1685 Collins Avenue, Miami Beach, FL. 305-672-2000.