Treat your other half to a gorgeous UK getaway for Valentine’s Day. Whether you choose to stay in the city or escape it, there’s something for everyone
Gorgeous UK Getaways for Valentines Day…
Get loved up in London this Valentines Day at the Bloomsbury. Since its recent refurbishment, The Bloomsbury has become one of the most sought-after destinations in London and is offering couples an exclusive two-night Valentine’s Day package in one of the hotel’s gorgeous suites, complete with free-standing bath in the room and stylish marble bathroom. To make the stay that little bit more special, couples will enjoy a complimentary bottle of English sparkling wine in The Coral Room and dinner at the hugely Instagrammable Dalloway Terrace and a nightcap at the intimate Bloomsbury Club Bar.
How: Two nights in a suite at a 15% discounted rate of £375 per night, valid between 13th – 19th February. The Dalloway Terrace Valentine’s Day menu is available on February 14th and rates start at £75 per person.
At 850-acres, Gleneagles estate is a luxurious playground to discover and explore with a host of activities on offer to keep adventurous couples occupied. From romantic carriage rides and fishing, to exhilarating walks in the Perthshire hills, gun dog training, clay pigeon shooting and falconry, this is guaranteed to be a weekend you won’t forget. Ease away the aches of an exhilarating day with a pampering spa treatment at the hotel’s fabulous spa and beauty lodge, Bob & Cloche.
HOW: Rates start from £390 per night per room on a B&B basis
Parker’s Tavern and University Arms
Chef Tristan Welch will be putting his fun and flamboyant spin on Valentine’s Day at Parker’s Tavern where couples can delight in a menu that has been specially created for the big day. It promises to impress with the likes of oysters, celeriac and black truffle carbonara, baked goat’s cheese with roasted figs and walnuts and indulgent dark chocolate fondant to share at the end. Those visiting from out of town can spoil their loved one with a stay at University Arms, Cambridge’s hottest new destination. This includes an overnight stay, the three-course sharing menu at Parker’s Tavern, a bottle of bubbly and breakfast in bed.
HOW: The Valentine’s Day room package at University Arms hotel starts from £290 and is available on 14th February 2019.
A Romantic Bolthole in Holkham, Norfolk
Stay at one of four unique historic lodges within the walls of the Holkham estate in Norfolk, available to book through luxury holiday cottage rental agency, SALT. The historical portfolio features four incredible properties, each of which has been completely renovated into a contemporary self-catering retreat, set within meticulously-maintained 18th Century exteriors. Each lodge sleeps two guests, is dog-friendly and is surrounded by Holkham Park and its woods, providing guests with privacy, seclusion and beautiful countryside to explore. Guests will receive complimentary continental breakfast items for the first morning of their stay and will benefit from special privileges during their visit including a discount at the Courtyard Gift Shop and Café.
HOW: Rates from £643 for a three-night stay or from £857 per week