Florida is an idea option for couples looking for a relaxing and romantic escape. Its many beaches, clubs, restaurants and upscale hotels offer plenty of opportunities throughout the state for rest and reconnection. Four-star hotels in locations like Palm Beach, Old Naples and Miami Beach provide pampering at exclusive spas, romantic fountains and elegant beachside breakfasts for two. Massages for couples in private spa suites and romantic baths together round out a relaxing, intimate Florida vacation.
Brazilian Court Hotel & Beach Club
Located just blocks from the beach in Palm Beach, Florida, the Brazilian Court Hotel and Beach Club was rated the number one hotel in South Florida by Conde Nast Traveler's Travel and Leisure’s Best Hotels 2010 list. The Brazilian Court features 80 studio, one-, two- and three-bedroom suites. Each room is decorated with upscale linens and interior artwork. The hotel offers an on-site restaurant, Cafe Boulud’s, featuring French-American cuisine, and a full-service spa, Frederic Fekkai’s, which offers a range of massage, hair and beauty treatments. A special breakfast package for two offers couples a private, romantic morning dining experience.
A 24-hour on-site concierge and multi-lingual staff help guests find nearby restaurants and local attractions like the Palm Beach Zoo, South Florida Science Museum, Kravis Center for the Performing Arts and shopping on Worth Avenue. The hotel also offers complimentary access to the private Beach Club, library and a fitness center. The Beach Club offers Jeep rides to sunbathing spots, sunscreen and lounge chairs.
Located in Naples, the Bellasera is a romantic hotel set in the heart of Old Naples. Bellasera’s grounds include fountains, while Italian architectural elements and the on-site restaurant Zizi features Mediterranean cuisine and indoor and outdoor dining service. Couples looking for a private dining opportunity will enjoy a romantic, secluded dinner in one of the Bellasera's private cabanas.
The hotel also offers an on-site spa, which provides a full range of beauty and massage services including couples massages. The hotel is close to nearby Naples attractions like the Captiva Cruise Line, which offers everything from 90-minute wildlife cruises to romantic half-day, private-sailing charter cruises. The Shell Museum, Ding Darling National Wildlife Refuge and Philharmonic Center for the Arts are all located within a short drive of the hotel.
Located in Miami Beach, the Fontainebleau is situated just steps from the beach. All of the hotel’s 1,504 rooms are appointed with upscale linens and interior decor, iPod docs, advanced sound systems and views of the Atlantic Ocean. Fontainebleau features three upscale restaurants and four casual dining venues serving everything from steak and sushi to fresh salads, soups and pizza. The on-site Lapis Spa offers a "Luxuries for Two" package that includes a couples orange blossom-infused jet bath together followed by scalp and foot massages with aromatic oils. The spa also offers a relaxing couples massage.
Liv nightclub and three bars are located on site as well. With private beachfront property, Fontainebleau offers water ski and jet ski rentals as well as beach chairs and cabanas for rent. The hotel’s six outdoor pools are intermingled with cabanas, interactive water play areas for children and fountains.