Struggling with Valentine’s Day date ideas? We have a few suggestions to keep the romance flowing. From a staycation at one of the world’s finest hotels to locally made Purefections Chocolates, we have you covered!

Where to Stay

XV Beacon
Valentine’s Day Weekend at XV Beacon

XV Beacon

This year it’s a little more challenging to sneak away for a romantic long weekend. No worries, Boston is home to the luxurious XV Beacon hotel, the 13th best hotel in the world, as ranked by World by Condé Nast Traveler. Why not stay in a world-renowned luxury setting that is tucked away on Beacon Hill. For your staycation choose from one of two packages chocked full of romantic bonuses.   


  • Bottle of Moet Rosé
  • Chocolate-covered strawberries
  • Rose petal turndown
  • Breakfast in bed, (up to $50.00, Room Service Only),
  • Late check-out of 2 PM
  • Upgrade on arrival (based on availability)

LOVE PACKAGE                     

  • Early check-in, based on availability
  • Bottle of house sparkling wine
  • Chocolate covered strawberries 
  • Rose petal turndown
  • Guaranteed late check-out of 2 p.m.

Where to Eat

Mooo….               617.670.2515

If you decide to take us up on our staycation suggestion of XV Beacon, you don’t have to look very far for an incredible restaurant. Mooo…. located within the hotel, serves consistently delicious and award-winning fare. If you want to make reservations, you should hurry; the timeslots won’t last!



On the corner of Comm Ave and Mass Ave sits one of Boston’s most romantic restaurants, Deuxave. The only problem you’ll have at this award-winning French restaurant is worrying your food is too pretty to eat. But, once you dig in and taste the heavenly creations, you’ll be fully on board, as will your sweetheart.

What to Give

Purefections Chocolates
Purefections Chocolate

Purefections Chocolate

Valentine’s Day and chocolate go hand-in-hand. But, that doesn’t mean you have to go ordinary. Choose a chocolatier that turns the traditional treat into something extraordinary. Massachusetts-based Purefections Chocolates are lovingly made by a Quincy-born sister duo and using only the finest Belgium chocolate. Giant peanut butter cups, habanero sea salt disks, and their own creation of caramel, peanut butter, and salty potato chips all smashed into a chocolatey square are just a few of the delectable sweets that makes Purefections so unique. Do you have a long-distance love? Not a problem; they ship worldwide. 

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