Valentine’s Day creeps up on us every year and if some of you with other halves which are golfing fanatics or would just enjoy a relaxing break in a beautiful hotel then here is our list of the best Valentine’s Day retreats for those looking for a little rest and relaxation as well as a few rounds on a fabulous golf course!
Set in amongst beautiful Cypriot scenery as well as being just a short five-minute drive from some stunning beaches is the Aphrodite Hills Resort. The hotel boasts some spectacular deluxe rooms and villas which feature panoramic views of the Mediterranean Sea or the great golf course. All rooms are fully-fitted and also come with a lovely private balcony or patio which means that you can enjoy the views in private. This hotel is decorated with an elegant and contemporary design in mind and provides guests with the ultimate five-star treatment and facilities making it a great golfing getaway destination in a beautiful area. With an 18-hole championship golf course – which features beautiful ocean views – on site as well as a spa which features over 27 treatment rooms as well as the option of several different outdoor pools – all with lovely poolside areas, where could be more perfect for a Valentine’s Day retreat holiday to Cyprus?
Situated in the old Emporda region and surrounded by its fabulous on-site golf course is the stunning five-star Hotel Peralada. Not only is the hotel surrounded by the great Peralada golf course but also by a nature reserve making for some incredibly scenic views both on and off of the golf course! This hotel is a smaller, luxury hotel so is perfect for an intimate Valentine’s retreat holiday in Spain. Even though it is small, there is still plenty to do, amazing golf (of course!), a wine spa to enjoy as well as two restaurants and a lovely bar area. If you are looking to explore then the small city of Figueres is just a short 15-minutes drive. The rooms are all beautifully decorated, with free Wi-Fi and stunning views of the golf course, the village of Peralada and the Albera mountain range. For a relaxing and scenic Valentine’s break with a fantastic golf course on site then look no further than the lovely Hotel Peralada.
A little further afield is the magnificent Oubaai Resort and Spa which is situated in the Cape Provinces in South Africa. This five-star resort is set in an area of beautiful nature reserves and pristine beaches creating a lovely natural atmosphere and setting – perfect for a couples golfing break! All the rooms are decorated in a stylish and modern design and all with beautiful rain showers and separate baths in the ensuite bathrooms. This hotel is the ultimate five-star resort with top-class service, three fabulous restaurants to choose from as well as a stunning spa. The spa features traditional African and European remedies which are used during treatments in the Freesia Spa and if you are looking for a great gym or indoor pool then the Oubaai Resort offers that too with some of the latest technology as well. This is the perfect place for a golfing break to South Africa with your other half where you can enjoy a wide range of activities in a stunning and naturally beautiful area.
Situated in Dubai, facing Palm Island bay and overlooking the Arabian Golf course is the One&Only Royal Mirage Hotel. If you’re looking for a couples golfing holiday filled with plenty of activities and things to do and see, then this is perfect for you. The Hotel is just 20-minutes drive from Dubai Mall and Burj Khalifa. The Resort is split up into three residences which means that there are plenty of choices over the type of room or suite you stay in whilst at this magnificent resort. Most of the rooms are decorated with a classic theme whilst integrating modern and contemporary designs and technology into the rooms and all have a patio or balcony from which you can enjoy the scenery. There are eight restaurants which all serve gourmet food from all over the world – there is always something for everyone here! With fantastic pool areas, fabulous golf, lovely food and great surroundings there is no place better for a busy and exciting couples golfing holiday.
The five-star luxury Finca Cortesin Hotel and Spa is situated at the foot of the Andalucian mountains. With a great 18-hole championship golf course on site as well as two outdoor pools, a private beach club with an infinity pool, a spa, a restaurant and a bar there really is no need to leave the hotel which is ideal for a couples golfing holiday. The Finca Cortesin golf course is a well-established course and has held the Volvo World Match Play Championship in 2009, 2011 and 2012 and is an excellent round of golf. All suites include a private balcony and a flat screen TV as well as a fully-fitted ensuite. The Cortesin Spa maybe more your style than the golf course but it will not disappoint. There is a beautiful Turkish Bath as well as a unique snow cave and a range of treatments available to suit anyone and everyone. The signature restaurant serves wonderful Mediterranean cuisine or the beach bar is great for cocktails and lighter meals. Look no further than Hotel Cortesin for a beautiful and serene couples golfing holiday in a beautiful area of Andalucía.
We hope you enjoyed our list and that it gave you inspiration this Valentine’s Day for your next couples golfing holiday abroad to somewhere where you can enjoy a romantic getaway!