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What better time to say "I Do" than Spring? And what better place than NYC? Lovebirds of all kinds should head to Manhattan and take advantage of the "Mr. + Mr." or "Mrs. + Mrs" package. The offer, which is available at Gansevoort Park Avenue and Gansevoort Meatpacking NYC.
Gansevoort's "Mr. + Mr." or "Mrs. + Mrs" package includes:
-Room accommodation -Two couples one-hour Fusion Massage at Exhale Spa -Taxi to city hall -Champagne upon arrival -Custom Cake -Rose Petals in room -Suit Press or Dress Steaming
Prices starting at $642.00*
Package is subject to availability and pricing is exclusive of tax and based on double occupancy.
Pure Salt Port Adriano is the only hotel in El Toro located in the famous marina of Port Adriano. Separated from the marina by a small beach with fine sand and crystal waters, this adults only hotel in Majorca becomes an oasis of peace and calm.
Just in time for Valentine's Day, Baccarat Hotel New York has introduced A Night with Our Compliments. This special rate offers a third night free for stays from now until April 30, 2016. The sumptuous maison crafted by Parisian design duo Gilles & Boissier artfully blends French sophistication with Midtown edge.
Prestigiously located across the street from the Museum of Modern Art and steps away from 5th Avenue shopping and Central Park, Baccarat Hotel & Residences New York puts you at the center of everything. The luxury hotel has the first Spa de La Mer in the United States, a 24-hour fitness center, and a 55-foot marble swimming pool with day "beds that is reminiscent of the Cote d’Azur.The property features 3 distinct culinary destinations; the glamorous, destination Bar is equipped with signature cocktails and bites, and the glowing Grand Salon offers light fare. The piece de resistance, Chevalier, is a brasserie de luxe, helmed by Michelin-starred Executive Chef Shea Gallante and illustrious restaurateur Charles Masson.
There's even availability left for Valentine's Day, so if spending a romantic weekend in the Big Apple is on the agenda, book fast. These rates won't last long.
The heated swimming pool at Post Ranch Inn offers an expansive views that meld sea and sky. Kept at constant 104 degrees, it provides a rejuvenating place where the panoramic natural beauty of Big Sur warms body and soul.
There's a new place for nuptials. Four Seasons Resort Maldives at Landaa Giraavaru in the Maldives has unveiled its Overwater Wedding Bungalow. The freestanding pavilion is accessible only by boat, and has a glass-bottomed aisle. There's room for 16 lucky guests, and the resort's wedding planner can assist with flowers, decorations, and candles.
With a breathtaking view of the world-famous Aegean caldera, the volcano and the deep blue waters of the Mediterranean Sea, Aigialos Hotel, strategically located at the edge of Fira city, offers from all its balconies and verandas an unrivalled experience of the loveliest sunset in the world, together with a rare combination of unique architecture, elegance and tradition.
The Omni Homestead Resort. What better place to celebrate America's birthday than a resort that has played host to dozens of US Presidents? Add in a little romance, and it's the perfect vacation.
The Retreat to Romance Offer Includes:
A bottle of Chandon Sparkling Wine Romantic turndown service including robes, music and lighting Concierge pre-call to assist with special romantic touches and personal requests Late check-out on request, 1:00 p.m.
Fourth of July Festivities Include:
Friday Night Family Dinner - Savor the prime rib, seafood, Allegheny trout, pastas made to order, fresh salads, and house made desserts at this special Main Dining Room family experience.
Family Carnival - Held on the Casino Lawn Friday, July 3 from 4PM to 8PM. Kids of all ages will enjoy the bounce house, caricature artist, face painting and music. There will also be classic carnival food from cotton candy to sno cones to old-fashioned popcorn.
Cookout on the Casino Lawn - The 4th of July Cookout features buffet style dining from 4:30pm-8pm. Enjoy a wide variety of menu items from hamburgers and hotdogs to salads and seafood as well as an array of desserts. There's also music by the Steve Bassett Band.
Fireworks - Bring your blanket and find a spot on the Old Course Driving Range for a concert by The Yacht Rock Schooner. The 8-man Schooner specializes in the smooth sounds of the late ‘70s and early ‘80s. A spectacular fireworks display begins at 10pm.
If you can't make it for the 4th, the Retreat to Romance offer is available until December 30, 2015.
The Retreat to Romance package is subject to availability. Amenities are only available for one night. Additional nights do not receive package amenities. See participating property for details. Not applicable to groups, conventions or in combination with other savings or special discounts. Rates subject to change without notice. Additional terms and restrictions may apply.
Essque Zalu Zanzibaris an intimate boutique destination nestled in a natural cove on the island's north-eastern coast overlooking the Indian Ocean. Choose from 40 individual suites and 9 villas all with picturesque views over the tropical garden or the ocean.
At Belmond El Encanto, guests can dine in the elegant dining room, or delight in a romantic dinner under the stars on the terrace. The innovative menu offers contemporary California-coastal cuisine, complemented with gracious service and a side of stunning Santa Barbara views.