03 Feb 2014
3 min read
Forget the norm and prepare for a luxury Valentine’s Day to remember. We have picked the 5 most romantic resorts to put your feet up and enjoy some pampering…
Dewsall Court

Dewsall Court is one of the UK’s most romantic country escapes in the UK. Secluded from the hubbub of any city and with 15 acres of beautiful grounds, 10 stunning bedrooms and chef Matt Tebut who trained under Michelin star chef Marco Pierre White, you’ll find as little or as much as you want to do. Celebrating Valentine’s Day at Dewsall Court will be enough to leave you starry-eyed; three course dinner and Valentine’s cocktails on the 14 February and a four course Valentine Warner’s menu on the 15th February.

Valentine Warner’s menu

With bagna cauda, lobster, duck confit and white wine pears as highlights of the menu, you’ll be leaving satisfyingly loved up.

Dewsall Court
United Kingdom

+44 (0) 1432 276 724

Le Saint-James Bouliac

Based in Bordeaux, Le Saint-James Bouliac is a true sanctuary with sublime surroundings, vineyards and a vista to ogle all day at. It’s recent architectural renovation bring it to the forefront of hotel design and its headchef Nicolas Magie brings its restaurant to the forefront of hotel gastronomy. Valentine’s Day is set to be spectacular for all, with options for those wanting a gourmet experience, a singles’ night or a fully luxurious extravaganza…

‘Once in a lifetime’ package

€2950 including limousine transfers, a Jacuzzi suite for one night, with champagne and caviar breakfast for two people and a two-hour Oxy-Zen Spa experience with one 60-minute massage per person, this is one for those living the high life.

Le Saint-James gourmet restaurant: ‘Black & White’

Seven-course tasting menu at €195 per person

There is a drinks package available at €55 per person, including one glass of champagne as an aperitif, two glasses of wine, mineral water, coffee or tea

Bar LeSaint-James: Tapas Night

Six savoury items and three sweet items at €70 per person

Le Salon Bordelais: Valentine’s Night for Under-25s

Four-course tasting menu costs €50 per person, including drinks, with one glass of champagne as an aperitif, one glass of wine, mineral water, coffee or tea

Côté Cours: Champagne & Sushi Singles Night

€90 per person, including drinks, with three glasses of champagne, sushi and mignardises

The Saint-James Bouliac

3 place Camille Hostein

+33 (0) 557 970 600

St Regis Bora Bora

A famous paradise in French Polynesia, Bora Bora was recently awarded the title of ‘The Best Island in the World’ by US News. Turquoise waters, sand-fringed islets and a coral reef are only some of the resort’s wonderful features. And if that’s not utopic enough, you can rent your own private island…

Choose from four restaurants and beach bars, with the option of having a romantic dinner or an in-bungalow dining experience. With a Bridal Boutique and Romance Concierge, this Valentine’s Day could not get more romantic.

Four Seasons Resort Bora Bora

Motu Tehotu – BP 547
Bora BoraFrench Polynesia98730

+(689) 603 170

Banyan Tree, Bangkok

In the heart of the busy Thai capital lies Banyan Tree – a quiet oasis to escape the city’s cacophony and speed. Luxurious with unparalleled panoramic cityscapes, elegantly decorated guest rooms and renowned service, it holds a perfect romantic escape.

Head up to Vertigo restaurant – a restaurant that sits above Bangkok to enjoy a night under the moon. It offers a unique dining experience, culinary excellence and breath-taking, awe-inspiring sky-high award-winning views.

Banyan Tree Bangkok

21/100 South Sathon Road


Bangkok 10120


+66 2 679 1200


Santorini, Greece, is home to Astarte Suites, a perfect getaway set on an island paradise wheresea and the sky meet in perfect harmony for romantic bliss.Yes, it’s small, even tiny: only 11 rooms in a complex designed by Aygoustis Krousis, perched on a cliff. This intimate size makes it perfect for romantic getaways — and the pampering you’ll experience here will make for a trip you’ll never forget.

Enjoy food from the Morning Star pool bar, or order Astarte’s discreet room service for dinner on your balcony. At the end of a long day, have one last refreshing swim beneath the stars, or a lingering soak among the bubbles, then tuck yourself beneath the soft, white covers for rest unlike any you may have had for years. All of this, and more, awaits you…

Special Offer for Four Magazine readers: 10% discount at Honeymoon suite (voucher promo code 2014as10 – limited time offer)

Astarte Suites Hotel

Caldera – Akrotiri

Santorini island


+30 228 608 3388