It’s crazy to think that not only is 2020 in full swing, but Valentine’s Day is right around the corner. With the year’s sexiest holiday rapidly approaching, we’ve rounded up some of the hottest hotel packages in the game for your reading enjoyment. Please see below for South Florida’s favorite V-Day hot spots.
The Gates Hotel South Beach
This Valentine’s Day, Miami-bound couples looking for an over-the-top experience this Valentine’s Day need look no further. The Gates Hotel South Beach offers a romantic aerial photography experience for two and accommodation package, allowing guests to fly in a helicopter with globally-celebrated artist Jorge de la Torriente of De La Gallery and capture photos of Florida’s pristine oceans and beaches.
Torriente is known for aerial shots of perfectly aligned beach umbrellas, lifeguard stands, wildlife and tourists walking the streets of Key West and Miami. With this package, travelers will explore Key West and/or Miami from above and have the opportunity to shoot still images with an award-winning photographer and take in the view from sky-high. The Gates Hotel South Beach features a large collection of imagery by Torriente on display throughout the guest rooms and public spaces. The package is available upon request based on availability.
Additionally, those looking for a deal can receive a room discount of up to 10% off the Best Available Rate and will include a bottle of wine, a box of chocolates and rose petals in the room upon arrival as part of the hotel’s Valentine’s Day package. The booking window is from 1/8/2020 – 2/7/2020 with stay dates from 2/3/2020 – 2/23/2020. The promo code for this rate is VAL.
Shelborne South Beach
The Shelborne South Beach’s Miami Vice Valentine’s Day Package is all about the Miami-centric television show. Lovers who book Valentine’s Day weekend at the Shelborne South Beach will be given two nights of accommodations and access to a cabana for a full day of pampering and relaxation at the iconic Shelborne pool with a bottle of chilled champagne. Inside, the air-conditioned cabana will be outfitted with the best of the best Miami Vice inspired items, such as a blue and pink floral arrangement from the Design District-based Calma Flower Pop Up and Miami Vice blue and pink chocolate truffles by South Florida confectioner Exquisito Chocolates created with notorious Miami flavors like dulce de leche and coffee. Back in the guestroom, and perhaps the most exquisite of all is the Miami Vice themed designer shoes, a pair of Christian Louboutin royal blue heels for women and hot pink sneakers for men.
For an additional fee, and for the more curious couples, the concierge can arrange a trip to Miami’s own World Erotic Art Museum (WEAM). Located just a few blocks south, WEAM is a curated collection of erotic art from around the world – the perfect daytime activity to get couples ready for a night of fun. The package is available upon request based on availability.
The Keys Collection
The Keys Collection, a group of hotels anchoring the New Town neighborhood of Key West has created the ultimate Key West Valentine’s Day experience. A part of the hotel group, The Gates Hotel Key West and 24 North Hotel in Key West are offering a romantic night on the water with a sailboat sunset cruise complete with a wine and cheese basket for the lovebirds. Upon return back at the property, guests will enjoy a private candlelit dinner and a movie on the hotel’s sunset green lawn with an over-the-top romantic table setting. Travelers can enjoy the movie on the lawn throughout dinner and top off the night with a perfectly Key West dessert: key lime pie and the most romantic of all- chocolate covered strawberries. Back at the room, a bottle of champagne will await the couple with a rose petal bath and hand-picked lingerie.