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The 10 Most Romantic Hotels In America

We have searched high and low for the hotels and resorts that go the extra mile for couples. Whether it’s a naturally romantic setting or special little touches, these hotels are utterly charming – in fact, they’re the most romantic hotels in America.

Four-poster beds, outdoor bathtubs and candelit dinners – now that’s what we call a romantic getaway. These are the places where you’ll fall in love all over again…

Most romantic hotels in America

The Lowell New York – New York

A glitzy 1920s boutique hotel just one block from Central Park, The Lowell is the epitome of old-school romance. It’s easily one of the most romantic hotels in America.

Suites have wood-burning fireplaces—a rare find in New York – and views of the city skyline. The Penthouse Suite on the 17th floor is especially stylish, with Art Deco touches. A seriously beautiful spot in Big Apple.

2. Farmhouse Inn Forestville – California

Settled on six rural acres in California Wine Country, Farmhouse Inn is a retreat in Sonoma County, with a Michelin-starred restaurant. Cosy rooms feature Sonoma-made, organic Sumbody bath and beauty products. You’ll also have a nightly turndown service with homemade cookies and milk.

The inn grounds also include a luxury spa, pool area with hot tub, outdoor fire pits for smores, and beautiful gardens.

3. Surf & Sand Resort – Laguna Beach, California

Set on 500 feet of California’s pristine Laguna Beach, this oceanfront hotel in California resembles a sun-washed Mediterranean Village. By far one of the world’s most romantic hotels

Every hotel room features breathtaking views of the Pacific and a private balcony so you can watch the waves, the sunset, or simply relax. Once you see the stylish cabanas at the pool with chaise lounges and a poolside bar, you’ll be in paradise.

4. Koa Kea Hotel & Resort – Kaua’i, Hawaii

This intimate and romantic 12-room resort has the island’s closest guestrooms to the water, so you can step right into the crystal clear ocean.

The resort also has a serene saltwater pool area, oceanfront spa cabanas and heaps of exciting watersport activities. Couples on their honeymoon or babymoon will love it here.

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5. Calistoga Ranch, an Auberge Resort – Calistoga, California

A luxury resort in a Napa Valley canyon, Calistoga Ranch is a charming grown-up version of a treehouse, with tree trunks peeping through cabins. Rooms have outdoor rain showers, and you’ll have to force yourself to leave them.

This is all about embracing the outdoors. Enjoy a personal wine-blending session in our wine cave, collect honey from the beehive and harvest produce from their garden.

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6. Post Ranch Inn – Big Sur, California

This beautiful resort has 40 rooms, including ocean-view suites, treehouses on stilts, and the freestanding Cliff House, which has a deck that seems to suspend over the 1,200-foot-high ocean.

Adding to the Zen feel are the absence of televisions or alarm clocks, and daily yoga classes.

7. The Setai Miami Beach – Miami, Florida

The Setai, Miami Beach is a key part of Miami Beach. It perfectly combines the destination’s sleek Art Deco style with a serene Far Eastern vibe.

Ocean View rooms have views of South Beach waterfront, and private balconies from which to watch the blazing sunsets. Pop open the Champagne and don’t move an inch from that swimming pool. It’s pure paradise here.

8. Desert Riviera Hotel – Palm Springs, California

A low-key adults only resort with cosy fire pits, surrounded by hummingbirds and gorgeous San Jacinto Mountain views. Sounds like the ideal romantic getaway? It is.

At Desert Riviera Hotel you can bake pizzas in an outdoor oven or just soak in the whirlpool tub beside the fairylit pool. Think: camping vibes but way more glamourous.

9. Amangiri – Canyon Point, Utah

Hidden away in the heart of the desert, Amangiri is a unique spa resort in The Rockies. It’s close to the Grand Canyon, Bryce Canyon, Zion National Park and Monument Valley.

Stylish suites with views of the desert, a natural rock plunge pool and pure luxury at every corner… This is one resort you’ll never forget staying in. Each Suite has an outdoor lounge and fireplace with desert views. Some have a private pool or roof terrace.

For the full rock-star experience, the Girijaala Suite has an enormous sky lounge and swimming pool.

10. The William Vale – Brooklyn, New York

One of the hottest new hotel openings is The William Vale. It’s a trendy boutique hotel in the heart of Williamsburg. With a rooftop pool, skyline balcony views and a laid-back chic design, this is by far one of the greatest hotels in New York.

This is a romantic hotel for the hip crowd. All 183 rooms at The William Vale have floor-to-ceiling windows, open-air balconies, and stunning views of New York City.

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Sarah Clayton-Lea

Co-founder of Big 7 Travel, Sarah created the company through her passion for championing the world's best food and travel experiences. Before her career in digital media, where she previously held roles such as Editor of Food&Wine Ireland, Sarah worked in the hospitality industry in Dublin and New York.

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