With its beautiful white-sand beaches
and perpetually sunny weather, Florida is an ideal spot for couples seeking a taste of romance
on their vacation. Long strolls on the beach
, dinners by candlelight and luxurious lodgings provide couples with an amorous ambiance to make their getaway even more enjoyable. The most romantic
hotels in Florida feature intimate dining experiences, indulgent spa treatments for couples and even vow-renewal ceremonies.
The romance in this luxurious resort lies in its exquisite Mediterranean-style architecture with exterior details that include cascading fountains, marble statues, mosaic floors and sculpted archways. One of the most romantic amenities in this hotel is the "intimate beach dining," which involves a candlelit set-up on the veranda overlooking the ocean with food provided by il Mulino restaurant. Guests can also indulge in private spa treatments, swim in four different pools and work out at the fitness center.
17875 Collins Avenue
Sunny Isles Beach, FL 33160
Don Cesar Beach Resort and Spa
Every August, this St. Petersburg, Florida resort hosts a mass vow-renewal ceremony on the beach. Married couples from all over the country flock to Don Cesar every year to partake in the romantic celebration. The Brunch for Two is a highlight every Sunday for couples interested in a romantic mid-day dining experience. The menu features crab legs, fresh shrimp, tropical fruits, eggs benedict and cheese blintzes, and a variety of salads. The Oceana Spa offers couples massages in addition to lavish facial and body treatments.
3400 Gulf Blvd
St. Pete Beach, FL 33706
The Breakers Palm Beach
The Breakers Palm Beach is a AAA-certified five-diamond resort designed to mimic the sophisticated beauty of an Italian renaissance villa. The hotel boasts a spa, fitness center and nine restaurants serving French, Italian, Asian and Mediterranean cuisine, seafood and casual American fare. The most romantic eatery is the Top of the Point restaurant located at the top of the Philips Point building where couples can take in gorgeous views of the Intracoastal Waterway and Atlantic Ocean.
One South County Road
Palm Beach, Florida 33480
Maggie Hira has been writing professionally since 2006. She has written for numerous websites and print publications, including "LA.Direct Magazine" and The Budget Fashionista. Hira holds a Bachelor of Arts in English from the University of California, Los Angeles.