Love Is In The Air at Rancho Valencia Resort - This magnificent resort is imbued with LOVE from the second you step onto the property. Set amidst 40 acres of hills and orange trees north of San Diego, it’s minutes away from the scenic beaches of La Jolla and the thrilling excitement of the Del Mar Race Track.
Edwardian Elegance - The Charlotte Inn on Martha's Vineyard - The tranquility we observe does not happen by chance, but rather by a conscious effort to make the inn a place where guests’ desire for privacy and quietude comes first. In fact, the inn does not accept groups of any sort, nor children under 14, and as such, is not a place for everyone. The typical guest is a well-to-do, discriminating traveler who expects to be accommodated in a place that is an exemplar of elegance, refinement, and romance.
The Wauwinet - Nantucket's Most Intimate Hideaway The Wauwinet is a Relaise & Chateau located on a strip of land between the Atlantic Ocean and Nantucket Bay, tucked in next to a bird sanctuary. It is itself a sanctuary from the often frantic pace of the island's center and is the last commercial property on the road to Great Point Lighthouse and the nature preserve that surrounds it.
Rainy Day Martinis at the Mayflower Park Hotel in Seattle - Built in 1927 and lavishly restored from 1974-1988, the Mayflower is my kind of hotel - full of beautiful period details, from the gorgeous lobby in brass and crystal to the hardwood banisters in the otherwise discrete fire escapes.
Frank Lloyd Wright's Last Dream Hotel - It must be a summer of historical stays at luxurious and celebrated hotels. The Arizona Biltmore is one of the classic structures designed by Frank Lloyd Wright, who had a home in Phoeniz, called Talliesen West, not far from the AB. Talliesen means "House On The Brow (hill)" in Welsh, and from his home Wright created masterpieces that still endure - such as the Arizona Biltmore.
Lush Luxe Lesser Antilles - One of the most romantic Caribbean island destinations is crown colony Barbados. From ultra-luxurious spa/hotel retreats such as Sandy Lane, to the former home of the Cunard Line magnate - Fairmont at Glitter Bay, to hidden villas in the Scotland District, to historic plantation mansions - Barbados treats you right - for honeymoons or weddings, you will find romance!
Niagara Falls For Love! There is no suite more romantic than the Sheraton-On-The-Falls overlooking the massive mountain of water. Joel Campbell chronicles from the Maid of the Mist to the top of the observation tower, complete with dining options. Bring your rain gear and a dozen red roses for your special someone.
Vienna's Regal Residence - The Hotel Imperial - When the Duke of Wurttemberg came back from a business trip, he was dismayed to find that his backyard, which was essentially a park at that time, had been bisected with a new road. Not one to cross the street to go to the park, the Duke decided that the road had ruined his Vienna palace and put it up for sale. Now you too, can stay at The Sheraton's Luxury Collection - The Imperial Hotel.
Cupid Castle Cures - When touring Ireland you can stay in a farmhouse, guesthouse, villa, secret hunting lodge, abbey, palace, or country manor house. But for romance you must stay in a traditional and authentic Celtic castle!
Romance In Stone - Here is an interactive list of ancient but modernized stone castles in Ireland for your next romantic interlude. Just click the photos for instant booking!