Come February, resorts worldwide pull out the many stops (think door-to-door jet service, diamonds galore and chefs) to lure in lovebirds. And such extravagance doesn't come cheap-one package on our list is worth a whopping $500,000 (guess it's not possible to put a cost on love). Curious to determine how indulgent top Valentine's Day getaways could get?
Here are top Valentine's Day getawaysour 10 favorite over-the-top couples' packages from Valentine's Days past and provides. How suite!
"Million Package" at Kona Village Resort, Kailua Kona, Hawaii
This Hawaiian resort, which prides itself on being "unplugged" and "unpretentious," changed gears and offered the highest-ticketed Valentine's Day package on our list. At $500,000 (you read that right), the package included private jet transit, custom-designed Tiffany & Co. jewelry plus a full round-the-clock staff-as if lounging for hours on end on white and black sand beaches wasn't enough!
"Diamond Indulgence" at Trump SoHo, New York City
This Valentine's Day the Trump SoHo's pampering package, priced at $29,000, could create sparkling-literally. Couples get a "balancing diamonds massage," supposed to offer serenity and healing through diamond-infused oils, or a special treat to the lady: 18K white gold oval diamond earrings by Ivanka Trump Jewelry. Accommodations? Guests will laze around within a penthouse with views with the New York City skyline.
"Fantasy Versace Weekend" at The Villa by Barton G., Miami
For the 1st time in history, this South Beach resort offers couples the ability to stay inside the luxurious former personal living quarters from the late Italian fashion icon Gianni Versace. The Valentine's Day special, which costs $25,000 per couple, features door-to-door limo service, a four-handed couples' massage (that's two masseuses per person), an "Aphrodisiac Dinner" prepared specially by The Villa's culinary team and even more.
"The Proposal Package" at Resorts Casino Hotel, Atlantic City, New Jersey
If you are planning to pop the question this February 14 and you also want all of the details looked after, this $10,000 proposal package could possibly be for you! This Valentine's Day weekend, Resorts Casino Hotel is providing a 1920s-style limo transport, a captivating dinner for a few, a custom-designed specialty cake, tickets towards the symphony and-wait for it-an engagement ring priced at $7,500. Engagement bliss continues over the weekend with spa treatments, champagne plus much more.
"Sky's the Limit" at Omni Bedford Springs Resort & Spa, Pennsylvania
From start to finish, this Valentine's Day package, worth $6,000 per night and available the weekend both before and after Valentines Day, is indulgence at its finest. Couples could possibly get whisked away for the resort in a very private helicopter to become greeted by the personal butler plus a personal chef, which will prepare a customized six-course dinner, together with breakfast during sexual intercourse, a bottle of Dom Perignon with crystal champagne glass keepsakes, two robes (to hold), private use in the resort's Springs Eternal Spa and much more.
"Package 14" at Duane Street Hotel, New York City
This Tribeca retreat is providing a package that's both naughty and nice. For $1,400 a single night, guests can experience a loving 14-course tasting dinner for the hotel's rooftop overlooking Manhattan then 14 in-room "aphrodisiac amenities," including champagne, role-playing dice, edible panties and much more. Luxurious accommodations in the corner-view room with floor-to-ceiling windows seal the romantic deal.
"Out of Africa Romance" at Sanctuary Baines' Camp, Botswana, Africa
At Sanctuary Baines' Camp, a five-suite retreat situated on a private concession bordering the Moremi Game Reserve, for $710 per person/per night, lovebirds can engage in a sexy "star bath" (a free-standing bathtub about the candlelit suite deck with views on the shimmering Boro River), alfresco bathrooms plus a four-poster "sky bed" which might be rolled on the deck for a single night under the stars overlooking a lagoon where hippos in many cases are spotted.
Boyz II Men "Love Cruise" within the Carnival Imagination
What may be more romantic than sharing an expensive cruise together with the swoon-worthy singers from Boyz II Men? February 11 through 14, Carnival Cruise Lines is teaming up with all the R&B threesome for the concert cruise from Miami to your Bahamas. With cruise prices including $639 to $2,199 per person, guests can begin to play a cocktail party with all the band, a full-fledged concert, a unique vow-renewal ceremony, an online poker tournament plus more-plus by using all regular ship facilities, including pools, salons and department stores.
"Pillow Talk" at Milliken Creek Inn & Spa, Napa Valley, California
This resort during wine country offers three affordable romance-filled packages in the month of February. Gourmet breakfast, turndown service and massages are definitely the status quo, and couples can select romantic add-ons like message-in-a-bottle delivery, a set of white doves or maybe a dozen butterflies (released in honor on the couple) as well as a private hot air balloon ride for a few.
"The Roman Tower" at Pocono Palace, East Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania
At this couples-only resort within the Poconos, guests can unwind in champagne glass-shaped spas and heart-shaped pools. During February's "Month of Love," all-inclusive visits are ramped on top of romantic perks, including an "Aphrodisiac Dinner," an hour-long Chocolate Bliss Massage, vow-renewal ceremonies and much more.