Valentine's Day Couples' Getaway

Valentine's Day is fast approaching, and peak wedding season will follow soon after. If you're looking for a place to take a romantic couples' getaway, look no further than Branson, Mo. The Ozarks are home to a host of couples' and honeymoon suites at a variety of hotels, cabins and bed & breakfast inns. Once settled in, couples can take in a show, see a concert, ride a train and take in a romantic candlelight dinner. If you're not sure where to begin planning your couples' getaway, check out these 10 popular couples' lodging and romance packages:

1. The Village at Indian Point

The Village at Indian Point resort on Table Rock Lake offers a romance package, perfect for honeymoons, anniversaries or just because. Guests will arrive to their one- or two-bedroom condo to find an assortment of romance-themed goodies and a bottle of champagne, wine or sparkling grape juice to aid in their celebration. Later, they can sit by the wood-burning fireplace or soak in the condo's private Jacuzzi or indoor heated pool and relax watching one of the resort's selection of more than 700 free movies. Should they choose, they can upgrade to receive chocolate-covered strawberries or a bouquet of roses. 

2. Crystal Cove Bed and Breakfast

Crystal Cove's exclusive candlelight package offers couples a romantic evening to top of any day of Branson adventures. Arrive back at your romantic suite in the evening to find a warm bubble bath drawn, a rose on the side of the Jacuzzi, candlelight throughout your suite, sparkling cider on ice, beautiful champagne flutes, chocolates, strawberries and romantic music. The package is available for various prices.

3. Redbud Cove Bed and Breakfast

Redbud Cove offers Branson visitors a scenic, romantic lakefront getaway and a couples' package that includes dinner and theater tickets. All the arrangements are made in advance so you and your loved one can just relax and enjoy each other’s company for a romantic two-night experience. The package includes two nights in one of Redbud Cove's romantic honeymoon suites with a fireplace and a two-person whirlpool tub, dinner for two at one of Branson’s top restaurants and two theater tickets one of 20 live entertainment performances. 

4. Big Cedar Lodge

Escape with your sweetheart to a rustic hideaway nestled into the Ozark Mountains, overlooking Table Rock Lake. Big Cedar Lodge's romance package features a two-night stay in your choice of accommodations, a special amenity of six chocolate covered stawberries that are made on-site, a specialized wine bottle and may include a credit toward a restaurant of your choice. Don’t forget that the lodge's vacation planners can customize your package by adding or changing activities and giving you the accommodations you wish. Call 417-335-2777 for reservations and pricing.

5. White River Lodge

As its name implies, the Couple's Cove at White River Lodge features the perfect ambiance to create a romantic getaway. Seclusion and grandeur is the signature of the room on the upper floor of the lodge with magnificent Table Rock Lake views and a private patio with table and chairs. The ideal destination for a weekend escape or Branson honeymoon, Couple’s Cove greets guests with vaulted ceilings that reach to the stars and an Amish handmade, twisted-cedar king bed. The in-room Jacuzzi for two, with its inspiring lake and fireplace views, serves as a getaway sanctuary, while the large, private bath has a shower with glass doors, log vanity with granite top and a Brazilian slate floor. You’ll find luxury linens, cozy robes and slippers, and bath products to enjoy. For an even more romantic rendezvous, add roses or other fresh flower arrangements or a sparkling beverage with chocolate-covered strawberries for an additional charge. For reservations and pricing, click here.

7. Savannah House

If true southern hospitality in a peaceful country setting appeals to you, the Savannah House Hotel is a beautiful and elegant choice for your Branson couples' getaway. Guests who opt for the honeymoon/anniversary package will enjoy one, two, or three nights in a Jacuzzi suite with a king-sized bed, a bottle of sparkling grape juice, a $30 meal voucher to one of three of Branson's finest restaurants, and tickets for two to either one or two of Branson's favorite shows including Grand Jubilee, Legends in Concert, Comedy Jamboree, Amazing Pets, or Haygoods.  Savannah House also offers guests a free deluxe breakfast each morning and free ice cream, hot cobblers, and freshly-baked cookies each evening.

6. Hummingbird Inn

To help you create a truly unforgettably romantic experience, the Hummingbird Inn has designed some special packages which may be purchased for any room reservation at an extra cost. As you walk into your room, the cozy fireplace is lit, the lights are dimmed low and your king-sized bed is neatly turned down exposing the crisp fresh linens. Your drink of choice is chilled and ready to be served, and the table is set, adorned with a beautiful bouquet of cut flowers. Fresh, hand-dipped chocolate covered strawberries await your attention… If that sounds like your idea of the perfect couples' getaway, take advantage of one of the Hummingbird Inn's romance packages, featuring turn-down service, champagne, chocolate-covered cherries or strawberries, roses, a meat and cheese platter, private breakfast served in your room and rose petals sprinkled on the bed. Guests can even order a custom gift basket filled with their choice of items to give a loved one.

7. Chateau on the Lake

Escape with your special someone to a luxurious getaway in the Ozarks' beautiful Chateau on the Lake. Take a romantic stroll down the Chateau's nature trail, slip away to the spa for a massage or just enjoy a beautiful sunset or sunrise. The Romantic Rendezvous package includes one night in a spacious room with a king-sized bed, complete with a sitting area featuring a full view of the Ozark Mountains or Table Rock Lake. The package also features a bottled of chilled champagne and chocolate covered strawberries upon arrival, may include a credit toward any of the Chateau's food services, complimentary valet parking and use of an indoor pool, hot tub, fitness facilities and year-round nature trail. 

8. Bear Creek Bed and Breakfast

The best things in life are free, and at Bear Creek Lodge sunsets, walks in the woods and strolls through beautiful gardens make for a relaxing and romantic stay in a cozy natural setting. The 7-acre property, nestled away in the Ozark Mountains above Bear Creek, features three suites and five cozy cabins. The Honeymoon Package features two nights in any suite or cabin, a miniature wedding cake, a bottle of Bear Creek wine, two Bear Creek toasting flutes, two gourmet breakfasts and a private spa. Couples also love Bear Creek's Rub-down Package, featuring a two-night stay, two massages in your suite or cabin, a bottle of wine and toasting flutes. Other packages include amenities such as a tasting at the Copper Run Distillery, wine tastings and an outdoor shooting-range experience.

9. Anchor Inn on the Lake Bed & Breakfast

The Cottages on Lake Bluff consist of two romantic getaway cottages featuring panoramic views of Table Rock Lake. For that perfect getaway, the two cottages offer honeymooners, anniversary celebrants and "getawayers" a secluded romantic space all to themselves. The cottages each feature a large deck overlooking a wonderful panorama of Table Rock Lake, a private hot tub, loft bedroom with a pillow-top king-sized bed made up with luxuriously soft linens, a living room with a romantic gas or electric fireplace, a fully-equipped kitchen and an intimate dining area. Located on a woodsy bluff overlooking the lake, the cottages offer an unmatched natural setting, perfect for a romantic couples' getaway. 

While you're enjoying your romantic Branson couples' getaway, to take adventage of the great shopping in Branson without all the crowds, a romantic stroll through Historic Downtown Branson, or a romantic dinner with a Table Rock Lake view at Top of the Rock.