From luxury hotels with helicopter flights to Michelin-starred restaurants and stylish spa days for two, we’ve rounded up the best getaways to book with your Valentine or ‘Galentine’ this year.
For Spa Seekers:
Lucknam Park Hotel & Spa, Wiltshire
With a spectacular choice of dining, award-winning spa facilities and 500 acres of beautiful parkland to explore, Lucknam Park makes the perfect romantic escape. Their ‘Two Night Romantic Escape’ package includes – two nights accommodation, tasting menu in Restaurant Hywel Jones on one evening, three course dinner in The Brasserie on one evening, full English breakfast each morning, full use of the award-winning spa facilities, half a bottle of champagne and chocolate covered strawberries, in-room on arrival, bouquet of flowers, in-room on arrival. Available for arrival from Thursday to Saturday nights.
Rates from £1308 per room per stay, based on two people sharing a Country room.
Careys Manor & SenSpa, New Forest
Couples looking to rest and reconnect should head to Careys Manor & SenSpa in the New Forest, for the ‘Time for 2’ spa break. Enjoy an overnight stay with breakfast, a romantic dinner in modern British brasserie Cambium, an Essential Relaxation couples’ massage and access to SenSpa’s hydrotherapy pools and spa & health club facilities. In SenSpa, the hotel’s award-winning, state-of-the-art Thai spa, lovers can indulge in the utter bliss of the Essential Relaxation massage together where highly skilled therapists will ease tense muscles and de-stress both mind and body. With the use of aromatic essential oils such as bergamot, patchouli, and geranium – known to reduce anxiety – couples will leave this hourlong treatment with stimulated energy levels and improved skin tone, whilst feeling calm, refreshed and ultimately, reconnected.
Package starts from 540 for two people in a Garden Room for one night and is available to book for
stays throughout February 2022.
Horwood House & H Spa, Buckinghamshire
Whether you’re celebrating the season of love with your Valentine or Galentine, stunning Grade-II listed Buckinghamshire property Horwood House will be pulling out all the stops with a range of dedicated stay and spa day packages. Whether enjoying a romantic overnight stay with or visiting for the day, each package includes a luxurious treatment with Caudalie natural products in the hotel’s brand-new H Spa, alongside unlimited use of the wet and thermal spa facilities.
Day packages begin from £99; Overnight package starts from £429 for two people in a Deluxe room and is available to book for stays from 11th – 18th February.
The Club Hotel & Spa, Jersey
The Club Hotel & Spa in St Helier, Jersey is the perfect place for romance and fine food. The luxury hotel’s Valentine’s Break includes a two-night stay with breakfast, a bottle of champagne on arrival, a tasting menu experience in its Michelin-starred restaurant Bohemia, and afternoon tea in The Club Bar. Also included is access to the hotel’s world-class spa facilities – The Club Spa boasts an indoor saltwater pool, five treatment rooms and a Thermal Suite. Outside of the comfort of the hotel, discover some of the island’s most treasured spots with your loved one; from romantic strolls on the beach to scenic cliff walks on Jersey’s north coast.
Package starts from £589 for two people in a Deluxe Double Room for two nights and is available to book for stays throughout February 2022.
Flemings Mayfair, London
At London’s luxury boutique hotel, Flemings Mayfair, enjoy an overnight stay in one of the property’s stunning bedrooms, an indulgent eight-course tasting menu with a signature wine pairing at the hotel’s fine-dining restaurant, Ormer Mayfair by Sofian, followed by breakfast the next morning. The exclusive tasting menu, created by Executive Chef Sofian Msetfi, features dishes including a canapé selection of Jersey oysters with cucumber, horseradish, and Alsace bacon; aged Comté & smoked haddock tartlets, Scottish langoustine with pink grapefruit and juniper and a roast squab pigeon with beetroot, cumin and rose water caramel.
Package starts from £785 for a Deluxe Double Room for one night.
Down Hall Hotel, Spa & Estate, Essex
Love is in the air at Down Hall Hotel, Spa & Estate with the property’s magical ‘Eat Stay Love’ Valentine’s package. Located in the picturesque Essex countryside, the package includes an overnight stay in one of Down Hall’s luxurious bedrooms, a delicious three-course dinner made even more intimate with a live pianist in the Garden Room restaurant, and a delightful aperitif of a ‘Love’ cocktail. After a great night’s sleep, enjoy a buffet breakfast the following morning and then take a romantic stroll around the hotel’s 110 acres of beautifully manicured grounds.
Package starts from £292 per couple in a Prestige Double Room for one night and is available to book for stays from 12th – 14th February.
Also at Down Hall, love takes flight with the Helicopter Escape package! Enjoy an overnight stay in the hotel’s luxurious Master Suite, featuring a working fireplace, deluxe king-size bed, and a free-standing feature bath overlooking the stunning grounds. In the evening, couples will enjoy a three-course dinner the hotel’s restaurant to the backdrop of a live pianist before heading out in the morning for the once in a lifetime private helicopter experience over the iconic sights of London or Cambridge.
Overnight package starts at £4,999 for two people in a Master Suite.