The charming streets of the historic town, the snow covered mountain peaks, the luxurious accommodations and superb dining options make Aspen one of the moat popular romantic get away destentions in the world. Here are a few tips on how make your Valentine's Aspen escape even more special for your loved one.
If you chose Aspen for your Valentine's day retreat chances are you love skiing. There is no better way to express your love both of powder and to your significant other than taking a luxurious guided powder tour on Aspen Mountain. Indulge in some of the best stashes in North America. Luxury snowcats take you to prime untracked glades and runs on the backside of Aspen Mountain. Fresh tracks are guaranteed and gourmet lunch is included.A typical day averages 10,000 vertical feet of ungroomed wilderness skiing and boarding in an expanse of 1,100 acres that features open bowls, meadows and glades. Two guides and a driver lead each 12 person snowcat group, selecting terrain according to daily snow conditions and the group's experience.
Aspen is famous for having some of the best spa clubs in the country and a lot of them offer couples massages in a relaxing and romantic atmosphere. At the Aspen Club and Spa you can book any of the massages as a couple's treatment. Massages are performed by two therapists in the same candlelit room providing the ultimate way to reconnect and spend quality time together. Remede Spa at the St. Regis also offers personalized couples massages. Couples can choose between a 60 or 90 minute treatments with every massage including aromatherapy, a warm paraffin foot wrap, and a scalp massage with essential oils. Guests are also invited to enjoy the oxygen lounge, the steam caves, the hot tub, and the therapeutic waterfalls. If you want to turn your romantic spa experience into a true journey of senses The Spa at Viceroy Snowmass is the place. This spa has a special treatment room for couples massages and the Rock Mountain Re-connection is the club's most popular romantic ritual. The Re-connection journey is the ideal experience to share with a loved one. It offers you a choice of massage journey and is further enhanced with a personal scent journey to restore a complete sense of well-being.
Carriage or a Sleigh Tour
What could be more romantic than taking a carriage ride on the charming streets of Aspen? With Carriage and Sleigh of Aspenyou can book a private romantic tour around town and have the carriage pick you up from your hotel and drop you off at your restaurant. To make you feel cozier in the cold February night you are offered a hot drink during the one hour ride. If you prefer a snowy romantic adventure you can book a sleigh ride. The Stillwater Ranch is the perfect backdrop for an exiting one horse open sleigh ride. Just imagine you and your loved ones snuggling under cozy blankets while the sleigh bells ring in the crisp winter air.
Restaurants all over town provide romantic prix fixe menus and dinner specials to make your Valentine's Day complete. Ajax Tavern is offering two special dinner options this Valentine's Day, in addition to its regular menu. At Element 47guests can enjoy a special, aphrodisiac tasting menu complementary to the regular dinner menu. If your idea for romantic dinner includes candles and roses make a reservation at the Portal @ TQD. Candle lit 4-course menu featuring ingredients spanning three continents, and wines from the Moët Hennessy portfolio. Each lady will receive a single stem rose upon arrival, and a box of Manjari chocolates to take home. And if you are planing a Valentine's dinner at home but don't want the stress of preparing it yourself call Mawa's Kitchen for a gourmet take away. Delicious appetizers and a three-course menu are guaranteed to impress your special someone.