Romantic Wellness Retreats for Valentine’s Day
With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, it’s not too late to book a break away for a romantic wellness getaway. From the south of France to the Maldives, Health and Fitness Travel, the leading experts in tailor-made healthy holidays worldwide, recommend their top five romantic wellness retreats for Valentine’s Day.
Whether planning for your first trip away together or celebrating an anniversary, with a variety of vitality-boosting fitness activities and luxury spa treatments, these healthy holidays offer the perfect combination of wellness rejuvenation and romance. For couples taking the plunge and getting engaged this Valentine’s, these destinations are also perfect for a healthy honeymoon.
Italy: Adler Thermae
Escape to the heart of Tuscany on a romantic wellness retreat with Adler Thermae in Italy. Set within the Val d’Orcia region, famous for its natural hot springs, unwind together in the thermal waters of the Grotto Salina, available for private reservation. Keep active on your healthy break with mountain bike tours and guided Nordic walking, or hike to the nearby town of Bagno Vignoni and sample the local Tuscan wines. Rejuvenate at the end of an active day with a yoga, Pilates or meditation class, before indulging with a visit to the luxury spa.
Health and Fitness Travel (0203 397 8891 healthandfitnesstravel.com) offers 7 nights at Adler Thermae from £1,815pp. Price includes half board, a choice of programmes and return flights.
Maldives: Maalifushi by COMO
For those who want to break the budget and go long-haul, the Maldives, is the dream destination for many couples looking to pop the question this Valentine’s Day. Dip into this aquatic paradise to discover marine turtles and whale sharks as you scuba dive amongst the flourishing coral reefs, or challenge yourselves with a surfing lesson, before stretching out in the open-air yoga pavilion. For the ultimate in luxury romance, make the most of the optional Butler service and enhance your wellness with a holistic treatment at the luxury spa, situated over the water with breath-taking views.
Health and Fitness Travel (0203 397 8891 healthandfitnesstravel.com) offers 7 nights at Maalifushi from £4,840pp. Price includes full board, a choice of programmes, return flights and transfers.
Portugal: Penha Longa
Once the frequent summer destination spot for Portuguese royalty, just off the Estoril coastline lies the enchanting historical retreat of Penha Longa, perfect for a romantic Valentine’s retreat. Dating back to the 14th century, you and your loved one can revel in the romance of enchanting gardens and sparkling lakes. Polish your golf swing on one of three spectacular courses, including an award-winning championship course, or ace your serve with private and group tennis lessons. Relax together at the state-of-the-art spa; with a holistic approach to wellness which enables you to regain balanced and restore inner peace.
Health and Fitness Travel (0203 397 8891 healthandfitnesstravel.com) offers 7 nights at Penha Longa from £1,305pp. Price includes breakfast, a choice of programmes, return flights and transfers.
France: Terre Blanche
Situated in the south of France, the multi award-winning Terre Blanche offers a 300-hectare wellness retreat perfect for a romantic getaway. Explore the surrounding quaint villages, famous markets, historical castles and rich vineyards of the area for a taste of local culture. Re-energise on this healthy romantic retreat with activities ranging from aqua biking to circuit training and tennis to golf, before dining in style on the finest local produce at a choice of four restaurants. Take part in daily yoga or Pilates sessions in the peaceful spa garden before relaxing with a rejuvenating massage, body scrub or facial treatment.
Health and Fitness Travel (0203 397 8891 healthandfitnesstravel.com) offers 7 nights at Terre Blanche from £1,560pp. Price includes breakfast, a choice of programmes, return flights and transfers.
UK: The Malvern
For a romantic Valentine’s retreat a little closer to home, The Malvern Spa, located in a historical spa town famous for the health giving properties of its springs, is the perfect destination. Set within a noted Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, The Malvern Spa boasts an extensive spa menu, state-of-the-art facilities and an abundance of fitness classes. Keep looking your best for one another with personal training sessions, or work out together with group exercise classes; including spin, body pump and yoga. Retreat to the spa for some romantic rejuvenation and return home from your Valentine’s break a healthier and happier couple.
Health and Fitness Travel (0203 397 8891 healthandfitnesstravel.com) offers 3 nights at The Malvern from £635pp. Price includes full board and a wellness programme.
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About Health and Fitness Travel
Health and Fitness Travel is a global luxury wellness travel company that originated in the UK in 2010 and is committed to providing healthy holidays that enhance and change lives. Created by Paul Joseph and Adam Heathcote as a result of their passion for health and fitness travel and offering bespoke holidays to improve people’s well-being to lead happier and healthier lives.
Health and Fitness Travel offers clients a tailor-made seamless service with the very best health and fitness holidays, handpicked by its expert team, together with exclusive and added value packages with the best deals. As leading specialists, Health and Fitness Travel has also created their own collection of trademark healthy holidays in various destinations which include Fusion Fitness™ BodyBreaks™ and Discover Recover™, offering clients the best value and holiday experience. For more information visit: www.healthandfitnesstravel.com