What better way to spend Valentine’s Day than a romantic getaway for two? Whether you want to explore the vibrant history and culture of a beloved city, soak up the sun in a seaside destination or immerse yourself in the countryside, these are our top 5 picks for your next romantic weekend away.
Palazzo Della Signoria | Florence, Italy
A romantic holiday in this beautiful Renaissance city sounds like the perfect Valentine’s Day gift. Whether you would like to explore the incredible array of museums and monuments, enjoy fine dining or the finest gelato and walks by the Arno river, this romantic city is the idyllic place to spend quality time as a couple.
This sumptuous apartment is ideally situated steps away from Piazza della Signoria, famous monuments, restaurants and shops. There are high ceilings throughout adorned with incredible original frescos. This elegant apartment offers a taste of ‘la dolce vita’ with its classically Italian interiors and exceptional location.
Refurbished to very high standards by a renowned architect, the décor is classic with its beautiful vintage furniture, sumptuous textures, original frescos, and luxurious four poster bed.
After a long day of sightseeing and shopping, enjoy a candlelit dinner for two in the privacy of your own suite. Book this romantic Florentine apartment and experience this city at its finest.
Coco Chic | Paris, France
Is there anything more romantic than holidaying in Paris, the city of love?
Arguably the most beautiful city in the world, Paris is the capital of art and fashion and there is never a shortage of things to do here with your loved one.
This luxurious apartment is situated within the Palais Royal, offering a truly unique experience of staying in a historical monument. The Palais Royal is a palace located across from the Louvre and just a few steps from the Opéra – a prime location in the heart of Paris.
This beautiful contemporary three bedroom Parisian apartment offers a small balcony with unmatched views of the sumptuous gardens. Set on two levels, the home is a genuine gallery dedicated to contemporary art, holding artwork from various independent artists making this the perfect getaway for art lovers.
Whether you’re looking for a relaxing getaway or for adventure, this city has it all. The museums and monuments offer history and culture, the local markets and fine dining restaurants are ideal for foodies, the gorgeous parks, winding narrow streets, and charming cafés provide the perfect setting for young and old. Rooted in French culture and beautiful at every turn, rent this luxurious Parisian abode for a truly romantic getaway.
Penthouse Forville | Cannes, France
Cannes, a seaside town on the French Riviera between Monaco and St. Tropez, is considered to be one of the most prestigious resort towns in the world. This glamorous town boasts palatial hotels, fine dining restaurants, luxury boutiques, and lively casinos. In addition, there are long stretches of beautiful sandy beaches, crystal clear water, two fantastic ports, and two islands, the famous Iles de Lérins.
This luxurious apartment is situated in the heart of Cannes, near the Croisette and the main port. The apartment is situated on the 4th floor of a beautiful Belle Epoque building with a balcony overlooking the sea and the old town, perfect for enjoying a glass of champagne with your loved one.
This holiday apartment offers 3 en suite bedrooms. The home is superbly decorated and furnished by an interior designer and is a beautiful blend of modern and traditional style.
Whether you’d like to watch the sunset from your private balcony, step out for dinner at one of the many restaurants, or enjoy one of the beach clubs, this luxurious penthouse is the ultimate French Riviera escape.
Casa Noelia | Deia, Spain
Holidaying in Mallorca offers a relaxing and authentic Spanish experience. From beach resorts to hidden coves and limestone mountains to Roman and Moorish remains, Mallorca is a true Mediterranean paradise.
This charming stone villa is located in the center of the picturesque village of Deia. This beautiful home offers sweeping views of the village, the Tramuntana mountains and the sea. The villa is composed of two terraces. The lower terrace includes an infinity pool and overlooks the village of Deia, the surrounding mountains and the sea. The upper terrace makes the perfect spot for al fresco dining while admiring the panoramic views.
Should you want to dine out, there is a wide array of highly rated international restaurants to choose from as well as local seafood and traditional Spanish restaurants. The landscape is incredible with its mountains and cliffs that dive into the Mediterranean sea, citrus and olive groves and sandy beach coves.
For the adventurous couples, spend the day visiting the beautiful city of Palma, the capital of Mallorca, or venture into the nearby villages of Valdemossa or Soller. Beautiful in nature paired with a relaxed atmosphere, Mallorca offers exceptional local cuisine and is a true oasis by the sea.
With easy access to the charms of Deia, stunning views and luxurious accommodations, be sure to rent this lovely villa the next time you escape to Spain for a romantic getaway.
Villa Monte Croce | Perugia, Italy
This beautiful hilltop retreat is situated in the heart of Umbria, an area where the simple pleasures of country living are merged with art, history, architecture, and exceptional food and wine.
The three bedroom property is set on one of Italy’s most exclusive privately owned country estates and is only 20 minutes from the city of Perugia which offers a wealth of cultural activities and dining options for romantic evenings out.
The property is surrounded by thousands of hectares of pristine forests, olive groves, valleys, lakes and rivers, all of which add a sense of peace and tranquility. The interior spaces are bright with natural light and are decorated in a simple, understated elegance.
For guests who want to stay within the resort, the villa is just a few minutes away from a local restaurant that serves regional Umbrian cuisine for both lunch and dinner. From the restaurant’s terrace, guests have a clear view of the medieval Antognolla Castle.
Often referred to as the green heart of Italy, Umbria is known for its beautiful landscape and rich history. Rent this beautiful Umbrian villa for a romantic getaway and let the days linger among olive groves, explore medieval villages and taste the incredible local cuisine, foraged truffles and fine wine.
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