Romantic Wellness Retreats for Valentine’s Day
- 15 January 2015 15 January 2015
With Valentine's Day just around the corner, it’s not too late to book a couples healthy holiday for a romantic wellness getaway. From the south of France to the Maldives, we recommend our top five romantic wellness retreats for Valentine’s Day.
Whether planning for your first trip away together or celebrating an anniversary, with a variety of vitality-boosting fitness activities and luxury spa treatments, these healthy holidays offer the perfect combination of wellness rejuvenation and romance. For couples taking the plunge and getting engaged this Valentine’s, these destinations are also perfect for a healthy honeymoon.
Italy: Adler Thermae
Meditation in the Tuscan hills at Adler Thermae
Escape to the heart of Tuscany on a romantic wellness retreat with Adler Thermae in Italy, the perfect destination for a luxury spa break. Set within the Val d'Orcia region, famous for its natural hot springs, unwind together in the thermal waters of the Grotto Salina, available for private reservation. Keep healthy on your active break with mountain bike tours and guided Nordic walking, or hike to the nearby town of Bagno Vignoni and sample the local Tuscan wines. Rejuvenate at the end of an active day with a yoga, Pilates or meditation class, before indulging with a visit to the luxury spa.
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Maldives: Maalifushi by COMO
Relax in your own ocean front Villa at Maalifushi by COMO
For those who want to break the budget and go long-haul, the Maldives, is the dream destination from our ultimate luxury collection, for many couples looking to pop the question this Valentine’s Day. Dip into this aquatic paradise to discover marine turtles and whale sharks as you scuba dive amongst the flourishing coral reefs, or challenge yourselves with a surfing lesson, before stretching out in the open-air yoga pavilion, making this the perfect destination for a water sports holiday. For the ultimate in luxury romance, make the most of the optional Butler service and enhance your wellness with a holistic treatment at the luxury spa, situated over the water with breath-taking views.
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Portugal: Penha Longa
Dine in style at Penha Longa
Once the frequent summer destination spot for Portuguese royalty, just off the Estoril coastline lies the enchanting historical retreat of Penha Longa, perfect for a romantic Valentine’s retreat. Dating back to the 14th century, you and your loved one can revel in the romance of enchanting gardens and sparkling lakes. Ideal for an active sports holiday, polish your golf swing on one of three spectacular courses, including an award-winning championship course, or ace your serve with private and group tennis lessons. Relax together at the state-of-the-art spa; with a holistic approach to wellness which enables you to regain balanced and restore inner peace.
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France: Terre Blanche
Unwind in tranquility at Terre Blanche
Situated in the south of France, the multi award-winning Terre Blanche offers a 300-hectare wellness retreat, perfect for a romantic fitness getaway. Explore the surrounding quaint villages, famous markets, historical castles and rich vineyards of the area for a taste of local culture. Re-energise on this healthy romantic retreat with activities ranging from aqua biking to circuit training and tennis to golf, before dining in style on the finest local produce at a choice of four restaurants. Take part in daily yoga or Pilates sessions in the peaceful spa garden before relaxing with a rejuvenating massage, body scrub or facial treatment.
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UK: The Malvern
Take a dip in the healing waters at The Malvern
For a romantic Valentine’s retreat a little closer to home, The Malvern Spa, located in a historical spa town famous for the health giving properties of its springs, makes this the perfect healthy break. Set within a noted Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, The Malvern Spa boasts an extensive spa menu, state-of-the-art facilities and an abundance of fitness classes. Keep looking your best for one another with personal training sessions, or work out together with group exercise classes; including spin, body pump and yoga. Retreat to the spa for some romantic rejuvenation and return home from your Valentine’s break a healthier and happier couple.
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