Romantic getaways in Missouri don’t have to revolve around some candy-coated holiday in the middle of winter.
All year-round, the Show-Me State has an excellent collection of boutique hotels and secluded getaways perfect for couples seeking serenity and time alone.
These eight destinations are ideal for spending time with that special someone:
Hotel Vandivort, Springfield
The “Do Not Disturb” package is great for couples as it includes dinner for two at The Order (in the hotel lobby). Rooms dubbed “modest queen” and “humble king” are spacious, but for lots of open area, check out Vandivort’s suites.
The Cheshire, St. Louis
European charm and modern elegance meet at the Cheshire. Italian cuisine highlights the menu at Basso, while seating near the fireplace at Fox & Hounds Tavern is cozy for conversation. As for the suites, how does the “Romeo and Juliet” strike you?
Inn at Harbour Ridge, Osage Beach
Rekindle your romance with a visit to this unique Lake of the Ozarks area bed and breakfast, where spacious suites offer amenities such as a fireplace, private hot tub and a great breakfast. You might even ask the proprietor about the “Roll in the Hay” suite.
The Bothwell Hotel and Spa, Sedalia
Enjoy a little pampering at The Spa at Hotel Bothwell before dinner at the Ivory Grill and a nightcap in the Oak Room Lounge. When it comes to guest rooms, the tub suite and owner suite are ideal for couples.
The Ambassador, Kansas City
Enjoy a long weekend in The Loft Suite at this boutique hotel, rated among the country’s best by Trip Advisor. Sample light fare or dive in to a hearty KC Strip at Reserve, but save room to enjoy selections from the restaurant’s extensive wine list.
Chaumette Winery, Ste. Genevieve
Luxury villas, a restaurant and beautiful views pair perfectly with award-winning Missouri wine at this country escape. The Grapevine Grill offers a diverse menu – with Cajun flair – that changes seasonally. Experience the ultimate in relaxation with a couple’s treatment at Spa Chateau.
Big Cedar Lodge, Ridgedale
Modern amenities in a rustic setting are the hallmarks of this popular getaway south of Branson. Luxurious rooms abound here; the one-room cabins are ideal for couples – as are the treatments at Cedar Creek Spa. Great meals are waiting at Devil’s Pool Restaurant.
The Moonrise Hotel, St. Louis
The Moonrise’s location, on the Delmar Loop next to The Pageant, and amenities such as the Rooftop New Moon Lounge make it a delightful place to stay and play. Inside, Eclipse Restaurant serves up some of the city’s best cuisine in a quiet setting.
These are just a few of the boutique hotels and quiet destinations waiting for you in Missouri. Learn more and start planning your romantic weekend at VisitMO.com.