A romantic getaway is a perfect way to celebrate Valentine’s Day (or any special occasion), and LA is home to some of the most luxurious and romantic hotels out there. Whether you and your sweetheart are Los Angeles natives or are planning to fly into town for your special couple’s time, a night or two at any one of these decadent lodgings will give you all of the lovey-dovey experience your heart desires. Just keep in mind, Valentine’s Day falls on a Thursday this year. We’ll leave the logistics of that to you.
627 N La Peer Dr, West Hollywood, CA – (213) 296-3038
This stylish West Hollywood hotel hints of dreamy Mediterranean style in all the details. In the warm months, you’ll find many guests soaking up some sun at the poolside. In the cold months, guests are free to take shelter in the courtyard bar.
If La Peer Hotel by the Kimpton group is your romantic destination, you won’t even have to leave the property for the duration of your stay thanks to 24-hour room service and an on-site restaurant. The on-site restaurant, Viale dei Romani, has been generating some positive buzz surrounding Chef Casey Lane’s modern trattoria cooking.
Don’t want to leave your beloved pet behind? You’re in luck; La Peer Hotel is pet-friendly. They state, “Pets are welcome at the Kimpton La Peer Hotel with no restrictions on breed or size” on their website.
3649 Mission Inn Avenue, Riverside, CA – (951) 784-0300
If Old World-inspired is the kind of romantic getaway you and your sweetheart have in mind, The Mission Inn Hotel & Spa might be the perfect retreat for you. The sprawling property of the hotel, first opened in 1876, holds a special accolade from the National Trust for Historic Preservation.
As far as luxuries go, The Mission Inn Hotel & Spa hosts Kelly’s Spa on-site. They’re running “the Tuscan Romance” as a special all through February, so if you find yourself at this beautiful hotel, be sure to check that out.
649 S Olive St, Los Angeles, CA – (213) 358-0000
The NoMad has just opened its swanky new doors in downtown LA, and it’s definitely drawing some attention. With everything done up in plush velvet and vintage gilding, it’s not hard to see why. Start your chic downtown date with cocktails at the dimly lit, on-site Giannini Bar, and follow drinks up with a soak in your room’s luxurious oversized tub. Every detail of your stay at NoMad Los Angeles will be as elegant as you can imagine.
22878 Pacific Coast Hwy, Malibu, CA – (800) 462-5428
The Malibu Beach Inn was completely remodeled in 2018 after the group that owns SoHo House bought it off the owner, David Geffen, for an impressive $80 million. The Malibu Beach Inn offers a rare spot in Malibu to lounge in chairs right on the sand, and it’s right outside the hotel’s back door. For a little extra romance, enjoy your dinner at sunset in the on-site restaurant’s glass-enclosed patio. You’ll feel like you’re hovering over the waves. What could be more romantic than that?
465 S La Cienega Blvd, Los Angeles, CA – (310) 247-0400
The SLS Beverly Hills is currently offering a Valentine’s Day package that they’re calling the Sweet Loving Stay, a package obviously catering romance-seekers. Booking this deal will upgrade your overnight stay with a breakfast served in bed, chocolate-covered strawberries, a bottle of wine (Veuve Clicquot), rose petals, bed turndown service, and more. On top of all that, the package includes access to a dedicated staff member (“romance butler”) who can help you organize any other romantic date-night activities you may want to experience.
No matter which hotel you choose, a stay at one of these luxurious hotels is sure to guarantee a romantic evening filled with all of the fun and love that Valentine’s Day has to offer.