There is nothing more special than being able to escape on a romantic getaway with your favorite person for a long weekend or indulgent holiday. With Valentine’s Day on the horizon The LuxPad has rounded up 5 of the most romantic getaways from across the world…
Head to Switzerland on your romantic getaway and discover The VIEW Lugano. Sitting majestically on a hillside, it looks across the city and Lake of Lugano, perfect for romantic sunset viewing. Aiming to bring the feeling of being on a luxury yacht to the middle of the city this boutique hotel uses naval teak, used on the best luxury yachts, throughout its interiors to evoke the sensation of being on a luxury cruise ship. Winner of Switzerland’s Leading Design Hotel – World Travel Awards 2015, it is a great romantic getaway destination for those looking for something luxurious but different.
This Australian hot spot has an aesthetic that is described as ‘tranquil luxury bush’ thanks to its secluded Blue Mountains NSW location and stunning design. As an eco-certified retreat, Spicers Sangoma Retreat features sauna facilities, infinity lap pool, open plan lounge and accommodation for 12 guests that captures the beauty of the natural surrounds, making it an ideal setting for luxurious escapes and intimate celebrations. If romance is what you are looking for then Spicers Sangoma Retreat certainly delivers, with the ability to even get married at this stunning resort. The interior design has a strong emphasis on providing a luxurious yet relaxing environment that exists in harmony with nature. Each suite has its own unique personality and all offer a high level of luxury and comfort, with all-inclusive catering.
No romantic getaway list would be complete without featuring the city of love, and Amastan located on a quiet street that links rue du Faubourg Saint-Honoré and the Avenue des Champs-Elysées, is the perfect spot. A Parisian pied-a-terre in the elegant 8th arrondissement, the hotel has been created for creative types who value the familiarity of a friend’s home interior style. Envisioned as a dynamic house which enriches guests’ experiences through cultural discoveries, it focuses on the fundamentals that make a welcoming environment, perfect for a low-key romantic getaway.
Impress your better half with a stay at the newest offering from the internationally renowned Soho House members club group, Kettner’s Townhouse in London. Just the location for a romantic getaway, Kettner’s Townhouse has 33 individually designed bedrooms with original Georgian timber floorboards and fireplaces. The interiors are cosy and intimate, inspired by the 1920s, and French boudoirs, with art nouveau chandeliers and William Morris wallpaper. The Grade-II listed Jacobean Suite is 800 sq m, with a freestanding copper bathtub and its own private entrance from Greek Street. Downstairs there is a restaurant and Champagne bar, the perfect way to celebrate Valentine’s Day.
For the ultimate escape from everyday life head to The Balé on the beautiful island of Bali for your romantic getaway. A lovely boutique hotel and spa, The Balé is located on a breezy hillside of Nusa Dua, walking distance from the beach. Ideal for a serene and luxurious break, it will help couples relax and re-energize in style. There is a butler service available 24 hours a day to cater to every whim, and a ‘no children’ policy allows couple to be couples with no interruptions.