Looking at whisking your loved one away this Valentines? Then look no further. We’ve found these beautiful hotel suites from StarhotelsCollezionethat are great for romantic escapes across London, Paris, and Italy!
SPLENDID VENICE VENEZIA
What singles out Splendid Venice- StarhotelsCollezione from its many counterparts in La Serenissima’s limits is its nod to the building’s historical past at a trading point for textiles. The hotel’s twelve new Splendid Heritage Suites are the stars of the show exuding a seductive charm, with rich pleated fabrics and inlaid mirrors, all alongside traditional Murano glass accents. Staying in the Heritage Suites offers exclusive services including: a private in-room check-in, Acqua di Parma bathroom amenities and chilled sparkling wine awaiting when you arrive. Couples can venture up to the hotel’s rooftop Altana and indulge in an Spritz while overlooking the rooftops and bellowers of the floating city. The hotel’s ‘Suite Temptations’ package which includes an overnight stay in the new suites, a private water taxi will bring you directly to the hotel where you can enjoy a cocktail at the Lounge Bar watching the gondolas pass by along the canals. To top off the evening, the package includes a three-course dinner for two at the restaurant Le Maschere.
The ‘Suite Temptations’ Package at Splendid Venice begins at £1,180 (€1,350) per room per night based on two people sharing a Splendid Heritage Suite ((package includes private water taxi transfers upon arrival, a cocktail at the Lounge Bar, bottle of prosecco in room, 10% discount on breakfast and a three-course dinner for two at Le Maschere restaurant – drink not included).
GRAND HOTEL CONTINENTAL SIENA
For a romantic weekend away in Tuscany, it doesn’t get much better than the tranquil city of Siena, accessible by a quick train ride south from Florence. Grand Hotel Continental – StarhotelsCollezione is the city’s only five-star hotel and their Panoramic Suite is perched at the very top of the palazzo in the two-story tower and features beautiful antiques and lavish furnishings recalling to the building’s former existence as a Renaissance period Palazzo. Enjoy a late-night amble through the hotel’s main indoor courtyard, followed by a private wine tasting in the building’s lower levels where the Wine Cellar by Sapordivino will guide you and your partner through the vast collection of fine wines, paired alongside a tasting menu of Tuscan produce.
The ‘Suite Temptations’ package at Grand Hotel Continental begins at £560 (€650) per room per night based on two people sharing the Panoramic Suite (package includes private transfers upon arrival, a welcome amenity, 10% discount on breakfast, a three-course dinner for two at Sapordivino Restaurant-drinks not included and a wine tasting experience at the Wine Cellar by Sapordivino.)
THE GORE LONDON
Each Junior Suite at The Gore London – StarhotelsCollezione is individually styled, offering couples a unique experience. Located in the iconic Queens Gate row in South Kensington, The Gore brims with Victorian eccentricity and British history. Stay in the Dame Nellie Junior Suite, named after famed Australian opera singer Miss Nellie Melba who often stayed at the hotel in the early 20th century. With bronze statues of David and Venus on either side of the tub in the mirror-covered bathroom, and a bed nestled within an intimate alcove enclosed by silk draping.
Starting Rate: Rates for the Dame Nellie Junior Suite begin at £230 a night (room only)
While it is easy to spend languid hours walking Paris’s streets, Castille Paris – StarhotelsCollezione with its supreme location along Rue Cambon is a savvy retreat after a day’s shopping and sightseeing. Stay in one of the hotel’s Junior Suites and pick one of three available interiors. We recommend the Coco Chanel inspired style with a modern take on the classic beige and black, complete with vaunt wall tapestries and a French-ceramic bathroom. After resting your feet, wander downstairs and enjoy a glass of PerrietJouet at L’Assagio Bar, and look for the hotel’s resident charteux cat, Heliot – often found curled up on one of the lobby’s chaise-longue.
The ‘Suite Temptations’ package at Castille Paris begins at £650 (€750) per room per night based on two people sharing a Suite (package includes private transfers to the hotel, overnight and 10% off breakfast, welcome amenity, bottle of champagne in room, and a dinner cruise for two aboard the Bateaux Mouches down the Seine)
ROSA GRAND MILANO
Being the epicentre of fashion and design in Italy, Milan is both excessively upscale and relaxed – giving couples the opportunity to experience a well-balanced mix of luxury and unassuming Italian culture. Check-in to the centrally-located Rosa Grand – StarhotelsCollezione and indulge in one of their eponymous Suites, where contemporary flair, warm hues and floor-to-ceiling windows provide light and views over the romantic fountain in the centre of Piazza Fontana. The ‘Suite Temptations’ package offers couples a chance to indulge in a luxurious stay in one of their Rosa Grand Suites which includes private transfers upon arrival, a welcome amenity and sparkling wine in room to relax.
The ‘Suite Temptations’ package at Rosa Grand begins at £610 (€700) per room per night based on two people sharing a Rosa Grand Suite (package includes private transfers from the airport, 10% off breakfast, a bottle of sparkling wine and a welcome amenity).
HOTEL D’INGHILTERRA – ROME
Set in an exclusive location in the centre of Rome, Hotel D’Inghilterra – StarhotelsCollezione provides a timeless charm, perfect for exploring the city’s sites and monuments. Stay in one of the hotel’s Executive Junior Suites, which blend elegant antique and modern furnishings, including beautiful Murano-glass chandeliers and original artworks. After a long day of sight-seeing, spend the evening sipping champagne in the room, with panoramic views. Couples can take advantage of the hotel’s current ‘Suite Temptations’ package which includes private transfers to the hotel upon arrival in Rome, a special welcome amenity, a bottle of champagne in room, as well as a three-course dinner for two at the Café Romano.
The ‘Suite Temptations’ package at Hotel D’Inghilterra begins at £600 (€694), per room per night based on two people sharing an Executive Junior Suite (includes a three-course dinner for two at Café Romano – drinks not included, 10% discount on breakfast, bottle of champagne and private transfers upon arrival).
THE FRANKLIN LONDON
Often labelled as one of London’s sexiest hotels thank to its design by Anoushka Hempel, The Franklin is situated in an elegant Victorian palace tucked away off the main streets of Egerton Gardens. The Presidential Suite is decorated in London’s fin de siècle style with marbled walls, luxury silk and velvet furniture and wide windows, offering views of the private gardens. Spend a night in the suite as part of the ‘Suite Temptations’ package and enjoy a day of exploring London’s galleries and museums around South Kensington followed by a three-course dinner for two at The Franklin Restaurant by Michelin-starred Chef Alfredo Russo.
The ‘Suite Temptations’ package at The Franklin beings at £1,350 per room per night based on two people sharing the Presidential Suite (package includes overnight and 10% off breakfast, welcome amenity, and a three-course dinner for two at The Franklin Restaurant by Alfredo Russo – drinks not included).
THE PELHAM LONDON
The Pelham Hotel – The Pelham’s King Suite has a wonderful modern twist on classic regal grandeur. Couples can recluse in the huge and opulent drawing room which is separate from the bedroom creating further privacy. Directly across from South Kensington station, The Pelham – StarhotelsCollezione offers the perfect escape without leaving London. Guests can stay in the King Suite as part of the ‘Suite Temptations’ package and enjoy the room’s sumptuous period furniture paired with a marble fireplace. Top off the stay with a three-course dinner at La Trattoria by Alfredo Russo featuring high-quality Italian cuisine.
The ‘Suite Temptations’ package at The Pelham begins at £405 per room per night based on two people sharing the King Suite (package includes overnight and 10% off breakfast, a welcome amenity, and a three-course dinner for two at the restaurant La Trattoria by Alfredo Russo – drinks not included).
SAVOIA EXCELSIOR PALACE TIESTE
The Presidential Suite at Savoia Excelsior Palace – StarhotelsCollezione is often favoured by honeymooners due to its absurdly pretty views over the Adriatic Sea. Couples can lounge in the generous 800 sq. ft. interiors, decorated with pale blues and golds, or enjoy a glass of champagne from the room’s balcony and enjoy the sights along the coastline including the iconic Castello di Miramare in the distance. Included in their ‘Suite Temptations’ Package, guests are whisked to the hotel upon their arrival and are greeted with a welcome cocktail, a bottle of prosecco in room and a three-course dinner for two at the restaurant Savoy by Eataly.
The ‘Suite Temptations’ Package at Savoia Excelsior Palace begins at £690 (€790) per room per night based on two people sharing a Presidential Suite (package includes a three-course dinner at Savoy by Eataly – drinks not included, welcome cocktails, bottle of prosecco, private transfers to/from hotel and 10% discount on breakfast).