The cold months tend to inspire romantic getaways to sandy beaches and relaxing cruises, but you don’t have to leave winter behind just to warm up.
If you’re looking to get cozy with your partner and only have a few days to spare, you’re in luck. These beautiful and romantic getaways are all right here in Canada, and they’ll have you and your significant other reaching for the AC button in no time.
11 winter weekend getaways where you can hunker down and get it on
PRINCE OF WALESNiagara-On-The-Lake, ON
After a day spent wandering through wineries and checking out the beautiful shops in Niagara-On-The-Lake, couples can reconnect with the R&R Rekindle the Romance package at the historic Prince of Wales hotel. The two-night stay includes a romantic dinner for two, a bottle of sparkling wine and chocolate-covered strawberries in your room. And we can't forget about the private, 50-minute Swedish massage.
$760 for two nightsPrince of Wales
MANOIR HOVEYNorth Hatley, QC
If you’re looking to cuddle up with your partner in a winter wonderland, Quebec’s Manoir Hovey is the place to be. The Melt Your Heart package includes a bottle of sparkling wine in the room and a 60-minute couples massage, and guests can also completely customize their experience. For the food-loving couple, the in-house restaurant offers an eight-course discovery menu -- with wine pairings, of course -- as well as a beautiful fireplace to warm up by while eating homemade chocolates. And if at any point you crave something more adventurous, you can visit the nearby Mont Orford ski hill or try one of the hotel's dogsledding and ice fishing tours.
$535 per person for two nights Manoir Hovey
MERRILL INNPrince Edward County, ON
The Merrill Inn stands within the idyllic countryside of Prince Edward County, just a few hours outside of Toronto. There, couples can book the Romance Package, which includes a full breakfast for both mornings of your stay, a three-course a la carte dinner, a bottle of locally-sourced sparkling wine and chocolate-dipped strawberries. For those looking to commemorate the weekend with more than a selfie, the package also includes one hour of personalized photography with local photographer Michael Grills.
$485 per person for two nightsMerrill Inn
THE WICKANINNISH INNTofino, BC
Experience the beauty of Tofino island from the comfort of The Wickaninnish Inn. The hotel's Romantic Package will deliver breakfast right to your room before you head out to drink in the stunning nature that makes Tofino a must-see spot. And since Wickaninnish Inn's perched right on the beach, the views from your room will be absolutely breathtaking.
$1,123 for two nightsThe Wickaninnish Inn
HARBOUR HOUSENiagara-On-The-Lake, ON
The scenic Harbour House hotel is a quick drive from Toronto, and offers a Romance Package that will have you and your partner feeling stress-free and ready for some alone time. Stay in a premium king room and have the mood set with a dozen red roses and chocolates. In the morning, enjoy a breakfast for two in the Harbour House restaurant.
$175 per nightHarbour House
COUPLES RESORTAlgonquin Park – Muskoka, ON
As Muskoka’s only five-star resort, the Couples Resort offers an adult-only experience that'll tempt you to call the babysitter to ask them to stay another night. All rooms come with wood-burning fireplaces, private hot tubs and access to the hotels spa and many outdoor activities. The resort is currently running a Dinner and Breakfast Package that means you also won’t have to cook during your romantic weekend away.
$570 for two nightsCouples Resort
DRAKE DEVONSHIRE INN/DRAKE HOTELToronto and Prince Edward County, ON
Whether you’re looking to admire the city lights in Toronto or want to explore Prince Edward County, the Drake Hotel and the Drake Devonshire Inn both offer the romantic Pillow Fight Package. You and your partner will have no trouble canoodling in your private boutique hotel room, which includes a custom pillowcase, complimentary bottle of wine, sweets and a special welcome gift from the famous Come As Your Are sex shop. You’re welcome.
Starts at $249 per nightNikolas Koenig
HOTEL DE GLACEValcartier, QC
Body heat is the best way to keep warm, so you’ll definitely want to stay close to your partner at the Hotel de Glace in Valcartier, Quebec this winter season. The hotel -- which is made out of ice and snow -- offers a Romantic Getaway package that includes a welcome kit, Nordic sleeping bags (perfect for snuggling up to your partner) and sparkling champagne served in ice flutes. You'll also have access to an outdoor hot tub where you can enjoy the breathtaking night sky before waking up to a delicious, complimentary breakfast.
$450 per person for two nightsRenaud Phillippe
LANGDON HALLCambridge, ON
You and your partner deserve a treat, so why not splurge on the Valentine’s Day Package at Cambridge’s Langdon Hall? Let yourselves be spoiled with a three-course dinner, breakfast and sparkling wine. Plus, you can enjoy live music in the hotel’s beautiful restaurant without having to fight long reservation lines or Uber rates that are sure to surge on February 14.
Starting at $650 per nightLangdon Hall
MOUNT ENGADINE LODGECanmore, Alberta
Voted by Travel Alberta as the top place to propose, Mount Engadine Lodge -- which is less than a two-hour drive from Calgary -- is the perfect spot to relax and rekindle the romance while taking in the breathtaking scenery. Each room comes with breakfast, a packed lunch, afternoon tea and a gourmet dinner, all made with locally-inspired cuisine. To up the romance, guests can add on chocolate-covered strawberries and champagne to sip on while disconnecting from every day life. You won’t find any TVs or cell service at Mount Engadine Lodge, so you can truly unwind and reconnect with your partner.
$332 per nightMount Engadine Lodge
Anyone who selects the Romantic Getaway package at the Shangri-La hotel will be treated to five-star accommodations, including a deluxe breakfast for two, complimentary valet parking, a personal shopping experience, assorted chocolates and a bottle of champagne. And when you're finally ready to leave the comfort of your private room, you'll have $100 worth of credit to use at either the spa or the hotel’s restaurant.
$505 per nightShangri-La