Looking to rekindle your romance and fall for each other all over again? Here are our picks of hotels from around the world that offer some seriously romantic settings to light a spark in your relationship -- complete with special packages for lovebirds and more.
Just because the weather is getting colder doesn't mean your relationship needs to, too. Sure, the nights invite curling up with each other to get warm, but why not escape to paradise, instead? From lush, tropical hotels bursting with flowers and whisking you away from fall to properties with sparkling and spectacular pools to get playful with your love, and even hotels that are absolutely kid-free and allow time to reconnect and get that romance heated again (how much do you love that?), today we're rounding up even more hotels that are guaranteed reignite your passion, and have you and your special someone fall for each other all over again. From five-star tropical dream vacations to quick getaways closer to home, after perusing these options, you'll have no more excuses not to warm up your love life with a weekend away a deux.
Treat yourself to a Caribbean retreat this fall at the Santa Barbara Beach & Golf Resort. Far from the rest of the action, this secluded Dutch-Caribbean island paradise is set on a breathtaking 27-acre plantation surrounded by the crystal-clear Spanish Water Bay, the Caribbean Sea, and Table Mountain. Spend time simply indulging in the views, treating yourselves to a signature couple's massage at the Caribbean-inspired (and lush) Atabei Spa, or hitting the links at the Old Quarry Golf Course designed by Pete Dye. There are also plenty of activities to help you take advantage of the tropical setting, such as mediation hikes, bike riding, snorkeling, and diving. Want something more official? This spectacular property even offers a vow renewal package; Renew Your Romance includes a ceremony planned by an on-site coordinator, photography, a champagne toast, and more to celebrate your special day.
Sometimes simplicity is key -- especially when there are great local wines to taste. Vino and a date with your partner-in-crime to drink it with sound good? If it does, then the Allison Resort & Spa is the place to be. Curl up in the only luxury hotel in Oregon's Willamette wine region, and indulge in a rustic yet luxury wine-centric holiday. Stroll through the romantic gardens and even extend your green thumb while picking veggies. Then hit some local wineries (don't forget to buy a bottle for later) before returning to your oasis at the Allison. Hit the heated indoor pool or a wine-themed spa treatment, then relax over a glass of (what else) wine in the cozy lobby. For dinner, pull a chair up to the counter and chat with the chefs working in the open kitchen -- the delicious, mouth-watering food they're making will take your date night up a level (think oysters, rabbit pappardelle, and perfectly done salmon with peppers from the garden). Then retreat back to your spacious suite to crack open that bottle of red you saved from earlier for some relaxation and romance.
Miami Beach, Florida
Sometimes, couples just need a little pampering to recharge their love life. If that's the case, Miami Beach's The Palms Hotel and Spa is the place to go. One of the city's most iconic hotels, this romantic enclave offers beachfront charm, and so much more. The property's luxurious pool whisks you to another world, complete with bamboo trees and exotic floral and fauna. Fall in love all over again with The Palms's Inspired By Nature Romance Package that includes personal services, plus gourmet dining and relaxing, blissful spa treatments. The package includes two nights at the hotel, plus a welcome bottle of prosecco to toast to a lifetime of love, as well as daily breakfast. For even more rekindling, the package also includes a stunning five-course tasting dinner, complete with two signature cocktails in a private poolside cabana and an 80-minute couples massage. During your free time, reconnect with your partner on romantic walks along the Atlantic Ocean coastline, taking in the views.
Cancun isn't just about kids partying. Tucked into this resort town is the JW Marriott Cancun Resort & Spa, where the grown-ups head for some quiet time. Surrounded by the bright blue water, this upscale spot combines modern luxury with Mexican-Caribbean charm ... sans the partiers. Unwind in plush daybed cabanas, sample mouthwatering cuisine from around the world, or treat you and your love to some relaxation courtesy of the jacuzzi, steam room, sauna, or heated pool. The hotel's Ultimate Romance Package is sure to re-spark those feelings of young love. It includes a welcome bottle of champagne, daily breakfast for two, and a couple's massage at the Mayan-inspired spa.
St. George, Utah
A must-visit for outdoor lovers, Red Mountain Resort, tucked into the stunning red rocks near Zion National Park, is the ultimate in pairing love with nature. Packages are based around health and wellness and offer the best in both. From enjoying complimentary morning walks and activities, to guided bike tours, hiking and golf, celebrate your relationship in this magnificent environment by getting outside -- and getting yourself moving. (The couple that plays together stays together?) With freshly prepared meals, and a sumptuous spa offering breathtaking views and gorgeous surroundings, this health and wellness resort spells romance ... with a little health and fitness tossed in. You'll feel so rejuvenated you won't want to leave.