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A PINKTROTTER-STYLE SAINT VALENTINE
A SPECIAL GLAM ESCAPE for your special SAINT VALENTINE’S DAY! Ehi lovebirds, this year forget roses, chocolates and the humdrum Hallmark it's time...
A SPECIAL GLAM ESCAPE for your special SAINT VALENTINE’S DAY!
Ehi lovebirds, this year forget roses, chocolates and the humdrum Hallmark it's time to up the ante by whisking your other half to a fabulous glam escape that would knock even Casanova's (lacy) socks off!!!
BLAKES HOTEL -London, United Kingdom
Blakes Hotel is known to be the world's first luxury boutique hotel and it is famous for its design, service and privacy. The hotel delivers hedonistic pleasures with a hefty dose of luxury decay. Boutique hotel experts Mr & Mrs Smith have named the Corfu Suite at Blakes Hotel as the winner of the Sexiest Bedroom category at the first ever Smith Hotel Awards which celebrates the most romantic rooms and seductive suites in the world. Each room has its own unique style. The Restaurant is of stunning timeless design, stylish and exotic, serving exquisite cuisine in seductive settings where walls are exotically layered with artefacts from exotic climes and tables are adorned with the finest appointments.
KAKSLAUTTANEN HOTEL -Saariselka, Finland
This is the perfect romantic glam escape, the Kakslauttanen hotel is the home of the famous Igloo Village with the unique Glass and Snow Igloos and a World's Largest Snow Restaurant. Surrounded by Lapland's exotic and stunning scenery, not only can guests sample the peace of sleeping in snow (the snow muffles sound, and provides a great night's sleep), the glass igloos are fantastic for lying on bed at night, watching the Northern Lights in the warm.
Sauna will be an essential part of your romantic stay. By the river there are three different-sized smoke saunas, the largest one of wich is the larged smoke sauna in the world. You can also enjoy your dinner or a glass of champagne at the smoke sauna or the Snow Restaurant.
THE FARM AT CAPE KIDNAPPERS - Hawkes Bay, New Zealand
With a 6,000-acre working farm and breathtaking Pacific Ocean views, The Farm at Cape Kidnappers comes complete with a glam golf course, soothing spa and seductive dining snug. This wonderful hotel is ideal for honeymoons and romantic breakaways. The building combines rustic and textured materials with comfortable modern furniture, each lodge suite offers 5star luxury accommodation. Dining is a special and unforgettable experience in the luxury lodge. Choosing from many with unique features, we suggest the special and romantic Snug for special occasion. Be sure to leave room for dessert; the hotel’s pastry chef makes all of the scrumptious cookies, breads, jams, ice-cream and pastries from scratch.
QT SYDNEY -Sydney, Australia
The QT Sydney is a glamour boutique hotel in Sydney downtown. yThe hotel occupies the beautiful old bones of the State Theatre and Gowings department store buildings. All the rooms are tricked out with a variety hits of colour. With a contemporary and quirkly design all guestrooms feature creature comforts such as luxurious bedding, walk-in showers and most suites also offer an oversized soaking tub. DIY Martini kits cater to budding mixologists and hint at pre-dining-and-dancing tipples. For morning-after alleviation, slot in a session at stylish SpaQ, where an old-school barber is a nod to the history of the Gowings building.CA MARIA ADELE -Venice, Italy Ca Maria Adele is a romantic respite hidden away from camera-clutching tourists with heavy damask fabrics, shimmering Murano chandeliers and ornate flock wallpaper. It is located inside an historical Venetian Palazzo. Couples are welcomed by a private dock and then coaxed into the elegant reception, resplendent in gold marble and deep African teak. The hotel is eclectically decorated with “damaschi” fabrics, African wood furniture, marble fireplaces, fur wall paper, moresch lamps, Swaroski crystals , the list goes and on . A combination of exotic, romantic, mystical and fascination makes this a the delightful hotel. A soundtrack of lapping water and chattering locals can be heard from the windows of Ca Maria Adele’s magnificent rooms: the grand Sala del Doge has sumptuous furnishings and a sensuous red palette; Sala Noire is darkly seductive, with black glass and muted lighting. http://www.camariaadele.it/html/index.html LA RESIDENCE -Garden Route & Winelands, South Africa Located in the beautiful Franschoek valley at the heart of a private estate, this is a heaven of luxury on every level. La Residence is a mini, modern Versailles with more Persian rugs and exotic antiques than you could poke a pith helmet at. You can find the peace here, spending your glam escape moseying between the come-hither infinity pool and shaded sun loungers. A Luxurious Spa allows you to indulge in an array of pampering procedures - either in the tranquil, air-conditioned double treatment room or in the privacy of your own suite or balcony. The Persian Alley is perfect for cocktails and canapes by candlelight, while would-be master-chefs can book a cookery demonstration at the chef’s table. And then explore boutique wineries or experience a private tasting with an expert, with or without food pairings. Wine tasting in Franschhoek means a huge variety of wine to be sampled and enjoyed – from pink bubbly to red dessert wine, pinotage to grappa. http://www.laresidence.co.za/ JADE MOUNTAIN -St Lucia, St Lucia Rising above the Caribbean sea, Jade Mountain is a cornucopia of zigzagging stone walkways, cascading pools and sculpture-topped stone pillars celebrating St Lucia’s stunning scenic beauty. The vision of architect Nick Troubetzkoy where each structure has its own ‘sky path’ — an individual bridge suspended from a network of columns and a removed fourth wall, allowing for totally uninterrupted ocean views. The bold architectural design makes this hotel one of the Caribbean’s most mesmerizing resort experiences. This a tech-free zone with no phones, sound systems, TVs or WiFi. Just a Paradise where enjoy your romantic glam escape. A wide range of spa services can be enjoyed in the privacy of the Jade Mountain sanctuaries or at Kai en Ciel, Jade Mountain’s boutique spa and fitness studio. Expect to fill days with waterskiing, snorkelling, kayaking, cycling, paddling in your private infinity pool and feasting on the seafood-focussed menu at the Jade Mountain Club. http://www.jademountain.com/ L’HÔTEL -Paris, France In the heart of Paris where romance rules L’Hôtel isn’t daunted by its setting; it will sweep you off your feet. An impressive spiral staircase leads to six floors of opulent, individually designed bedrooms and suites, each a sanctuary with lavish fabrics, original works of art and indulgent bathrooms. From the cylindrical hotel atrium, a spiral staircase descends towards the basement hammam, where the pool is decked out with heavy velvet curtains, terracotta floors and rough-stone columns. Post-swim stomachs can splurge on Michelin-starred cuisine at Le Restaurant or the adjacent Le Bar on the ground floor adjacent to Le Restaurant, captures the charm and discreet glamour of the Left Bank. It's a favourite haunt of artists, film stars and hip Parisians. http://www.l-hotel.com/ AJIA HOTEL -Istanbul, Turkey A distinguished boutique Hotel, A'jia is a traditional Ottoman mansion that jewels the Asian shores of the Bosphorus. An extraordinary attention to details with its 16 boutique rooms that feature breathtaking scenes from the Bosphorus, A'jia truly offers a private hideaway with easy access to historical and cultural attractions of the city. Enjoy a romantic and unforgettable cruise on the Bosphorus and then don’t forget to taste a wonderful choice of Mediterranian cuisine, in fact A'jia Restaurant has been rewarded with the "Five Star Diamond Award" by The American Academy of Hospitality Sciences. http://www.ajiahotel.com/
So now, you have many choices to enjoy your special day, lovebirds!
Love runs the world! <3