Yorkshire Times
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1:00 AM 6th February 2024

Valentine Love In London And Beyond

London love is in the air, and what better way to celebrate Valentine's Day than with a romantic getaway to the Big Smoke? We've handpicked some of the most enchanting hotels to make your Valentine's Day truly special in the nation’s capital. Read on:

The Pelham Starhotels Collezione - South Kensington, London
In the heart of South Kensington, The Pelham promises to fill the air with romance on February 14th. A Valentine’s Package is available from Friday, February 9th to Saturday February 17th and includes a luxurious B&B stay for two.

Guests will be greeted with a bouquet of flowers and a bottle of champagne upon arrival, and in the evening, the enchantment continues with a three-course dinner for two at La Trattoria where Italian cuisine is crafted by Michelin-starred Chef Alfredo Russo and Executive Chef Roberto Roncolato.


The Franklin Starhotels Collezione - Knightsbridge, London
Escape to The Franklin in Knightsbridge for an opulent and romantic Valentine's experience. The hotel boasts opulent interiors and luxurious suites, creating an enchanting atmosphere for couples. The Valentine’s Package offers guests a bottle of champagne, a bouquet of flowers during their stay, and breakfast for two.

Indulge in a three-course dinner featuring a refined menu with dishes such as caramelised goat cheese salad, beef tartare, and a creamy champagne risotto. Available from Friday February 9th to Saturday February 17th.


The Gore Starhotels Collezione – South Kensington, London
Experience Valentine’s Day in glamorous style with a romantic dinner for two at The Gore London. Under the culinary expertise of award-winning Chef Frederick Foster, indulge in an exquisite selection of dishes and sharing platters that eloquently praise love.

The Gore is the perfect choice for those planning an evening performance at the nearby Royal Albert Hall. Valentine package available from Friday February 9th to Saturday February 17th.

Details: here

…….and now, for a touch of Italy / North Africa:

Fairmont Taghazout Bay – Taghazout Bay, Morocco

For those who want to fully unwind and enjoy a romantic getaway on the ocean side Fairmont Taghazout Bay is a perfect choice. Its amazing hammam and SPA experiences are ideal if guests choose relaxation with their partners after having a romantic in-room breakfast – all included in the Valentine’s Day offer.

A walk by the stunning Moroccan beaches and breathtaking views from their room's windows will make this an unforgettable experience. To end the day in the best possible way, the hotel is offering a sumptuous starlight dinner that promises the best flavours of Morocco.

Details: here

Castile Paris Starhotels Collezione – Florence, Italy
Love fills the air at Castille Paris as they invite guests to spend a magical Valentine's Day evening. Indulge in the enchantment of a special evening with a menu that features delicacies such as Carpaccio of scallops on foie gras terrine, infused with the flavors of lemon and vanilla.

To partake in this culinary celebration, join Castille Paris for a special Valentine's Day evening. Explore the full menu and make reservations at TheFork.

Details: here