Romantic Valentine's Day Experiences For the Foodie Traveler
With Valentine’s Day right around the corner, here are three exclusive romantic offerings for foodie travelers at some of the top destinations across the globe:
The Principal Madrid - Romantic Culinary Experience: Offering Madrid’s most extraordinary views and central location, The Principal Madrid is ideal for a romantic stay in Spain’s capital. With 76 elegant suites and rooms and avant-garde gastronomy, the hotel collects elements of old and new with modern detail in the original architecture of the 1917 palatial building. Situated on Gran Vía, renowned historical and cultural attractions such as Puerta del Sol and the Círculo de Bellas Artes are just a few steps from the hotel. Birds-eye panoramic views of emblematic buildings across the entire city are unique to the hotel, and can be seen from most of the rooms.
These breathtaking views can also be experienced from Ramón Freixa's Ático, which is offering a new culinary experience for Valentine’s Day. For a romantic dinner on the hotel’s rooftop restaurant, Chef Freixa focuses on ingredients like oysters, artichokes, duck, caviar and chocolate, displaying his artistry in a casual yet authentic way. The menu is paired with a special cocktail designed by Manel Vehí, the hotel’s well-known mixologist. Available February 11-15, the Romantic Culinary Experience includes a one-night stay at a suite at The Hotel Principal Madrid and a 60-minutes massage for two with Natura Bissée products.
The Valsana Hotel - Private Cheese Fondue: Nestled in the spectacular Graubunden mountains at an altitude of 5,900 feet sits Arosa, a picturesque traditional Swiss town straight out of a story book. With stunning views of the Alps, a lake in the center of town and charming cottages all around, travelers feel like they've been whisked away to another world during their stay. Set among the snowy backdrop is the Valsana Hotel, the perfect destination for a romantic Valentine’s Day trip in 2022. Couples staying at the property can enjoy a private cheese fondue set up on their very own balcony. Complete with freshly baked bread, a bottle of Aigle Les Murailles wine and dramatic views of the snow-covered mountain landscape, travelers can enjoy a traditional Swiss winter meal with a romantic touch.
The Singular Santiago - La Vie en Rose Experience: The Singular Santiago is located in the historic heart of Chile’s vibrant capital. The property includes 62 rooms, a restaurant, terrace, spa, gym, and rooftop bar and pool, and is known for seamlessly blending its elegant atmosphere with the local arts, culture and gastronomy, allowing guests to experience the true essence of the area. This Valentine’s Day, guests of the hotel are invited to enjoy the property's La Vie en Rose Experience, complete with one night at the hotel, access to the Singular SPA and a four-course dinner at The Singular Santiago Restaurant. Featuring local delicacies such as king crab, hake and lamb, the tasting menu is sure to delight that special someone.