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From Venice to New York, to Paris, a review of hotels that will make the most romantic day of the year simply magical
Any excuse is good for an escape, Valentine’s Day included! Destination: the most beautiful cities in the world. Venice, Paris, New York… walking hand in hand and spending the night in special and intimate places.
Here are 5 exclusive hotels for Valentine’s Day, where you can spend the most romantic hours of the year.
Amanemu, luxury resort/sanctuary in Japan’s Ise Shima national park, where the ritual of the ancient tradition of onsen baths is celebrated in an evocative natural scenery. Ideal for few days dedicated to harmony and contemplation.
If you instead prefer walking hand in hand around Paris, you should reserve a room at the Hotel Henriette, where Vanessa Escoffier masterfully combined vintage pieces and modern furniture. 32 rooms, all different, featuring a boho-chic style in a still authentic neighbourhood of la ville lumière, full of ancient shop signs, vinyl records boutiques, and open-air markets.
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11 Howard, in SoHo, New York, is a former post office and today a perfect blend of New York and Danish styles. At the entrance you will be welcomed by a floating mobile sculpture by Alexander Calder and a huge spiral staircase leading to the upper floor. 11 floors with 221 rooms in soft colours and natural materials.
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The JW Marriott in Venice, designed by Matteo Thun, is not just a Hotel, but a proper island with a Spa and a wellness centre. Very bright spaces for a building carefully conceived to be in harmony withthe landscape of the lagoon: bricks, tiles, glass and Venetian fabrics with a contemporary take create a modern and welcoming atmosphere.
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But if you have something more pop in mind, in Amsterdam your match is the Volkshotel, with its themed rooms to suit every taste. Located in the former headquarters of one of the most important newspapers in Amsterdam, the hotel features colourful and cheerful spaces to satisfy every type of guest “lovers, warriors, dreamers or cowboys”, as they say. Not to be missed!
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