The best present this Valentine’s Day is the gift of quality time, and we’ve brought together some of the best #TeamCoco approved hotels to really spoil your loved ones. Spread the love, escape the hustle and bustle of everyday life, and enjoy an overnight stay with a delicious meal to top it all off.
THE SIGHTSEERS ONE – THE LAMB
Just a stone’s throw away from Stonehenge, The Lamb in Hindon has 18 beautiful boutique style rooms, as well as a traditional pub and restaurant. Located in the West Wiltshire Downs, The Lamb is the perfect spot to put your feet up and relax after a country walk or after a visit to Salisbury Cathedral or Longleat Safari Park. Providing guests with a home away from home, all of the rooms are guaranteed to make your stay as restful as possible.
Rooms are available from £89.
THE WALKER’S ONE – THE FARMHOUSE AT MACKWORTH
The Farmhouse at Mackworth is perfectly positioned amongst the rolling hills of Derbyshire, a short drive from the Peak District. Situated in what was once an 18th century farmhouse, the hotel has found its home in this beautiful building, blending old with new. Unwind in the luxurious bedrooms or take refuge in the restaurant with a table in front of the central log burner where wood-fired pizzas and smoky charcoal steaks are cooked to perfection. Those looking for a truly special stay will enjoy the romantic Napoleon suite, boasting a freestanding roll-top bath, super king bed and spacious lounge.
Rooms are available from £95.
THE LUXE ONE – FLEMINGS, MAYFAIR
For a truly unforgettable Valentine’s Day, stay in the heart of one of London’s most prestigious neighbourhoods at luxury boutique hotel, Flemings Mayfair. Enjoy a starry-eyed meal for two in the acclaimed restaurant by Michelin-awarded chef Shaun Rankin which champions seasonal British fare, before cosying up in the opulent 1930’s inspired Manetta’s Bar for a night cap. At the end of the evening, rest your head in one of the beautiful rooms boasting hand-stitched Mattison beds and modern en-suite bathrooms complete with rainfall showers.
Valentine’s overnight packages start from: £295.00 ex VAT, which includes Continental Breakfast and a bottle of Prosecco on arrival.
Available from Monday 11th February to Saturday 16th February
*Drinks at Manetta’s and dinner at Ormer not included in the package price.
THE ONE FOR SPA-GOERS – DOWN HALL HOTEL & SPA
Idyllically set in 110 acres of woodland and gardens yet just 45 minutes from central London, Down Hall Hotel & Spa on the Hertfordshire/Essex border is the perfect country escape this Valentine’s Day – with a stunning spa and fine-dining restaurant for those special moments à deux. From the moment couples come up the grand drive and check in, they will feel like royalty – greeted by roaring log fires, sparkling chandeliers and views out over the grounds. Whether looking to relax with down time in the spa, indulge in afternoon tea in Ibbetson’s tea room or explore the expansive grounds, Down Hall is a magical retreat from the bustle of everyday life, offering couples a complete escape. Dogs are welcome, with several rooms leading directly out into the gardens, whilst a map of dog walks, doggie bed, water bowl and Scooby snacks will keep four-legged friends well entertained.
Stays at Down Hall Hotel & Spa start at £110 based on a B&B, sharing basis.
THE ONE WITH ADDED SPICE – THE LALiT LONDON
Spice up your Valentine’s Day and celebrate in style with a stay at boutique hotel, The LaLiT London. Located in the 120-year-old neo-baroque building that was once St Olave’s Grammar School, the impressive hotel retains many of its charming original features, alongside bespoke Indian art and striking design details. Enjoy a romantic meal for two at the hotel’s pan-Indian destination restaurant Baluchi, where Executive Chef Santosh Shah pairs complex and innovative flavours of India, each dish rich with history and authenticity. Tickle the tastebuds with Indian dishes sure to make your mouth water, including Tandoori Prawns and Dal Baluchi then retire to one of the hotel’s luxurious suites, complete with a Nespresso coffee machine, complimentary luxury bath products and a fluffy robe and slippers.
Rooms are available from £259.
THE ONE WITH OCEAN VIEWS – ROSLIN BEACH HOTEL
Spend Valentine’s Day by the coast with a trip to charming Roslin Beach Hotel in Southend-on-Sea. Just an hour by train from London, Roslin Beach Hotel is the perfect romantic escape from the city – the stylish rooms offer all the luxurious touches needed for a relaxing stay, many benefitting from balconies with ocean views. Take a trip to the Roslin Retreat to enjoy a relaxing couples massage before heading to the hotel’s AA Rosette restaurant, where you can enjoy seasonal dishes made using high-quality local ingredients.
Rooms are available from £99.
THE MUSIC LOVERS ONE – THE BEDFORD
Those looking for a London getaway this Valentine’s Day should look no further than The Bedford in Balham. Famed for its exciting comedy and music events, enjoy dinner at the restaurant before catching a show in the impressive Club Room. Having recently reopened following a multi-million-pound refurbishment, The Bedford now boasts 15 bespoke bedrooms, each unique in design and with a luxurious finish, including bespoke wallpaper, a plush colour scheme and lavish bathrooms, many with a large roll top bath – it’s the perfect romantic destination with a touch of chic style.
Rooms are available from £89.