Valentine’s Day Under the Tuscan Sun at Terme Di Saturnia
Luxury hotel offers special three-night package featuring deluxe accommodations, spa treatment, world-class cuisine and, most important, the perfect setting for a romantic escape…
As Valentine’s Day approaches, I’m getting lots of press releases about romantic getaways all over the world. Some, like the description of the package at Terme, have me thinking: “I wish I were there right now.”
I was fortunate enough to spend time at Saturnia a few years ago, and I can still recall how relaxed I felt, how much I enjoyed the delectable food and the outstanding spa treatments.
To celebrate St. Valentine’s Day, Terme di Saturnia Spa & Golf Resort, located in the heart of the Tuscan Maremma region, has introduced is special “Saturnia Romance Package,” available February 10-14, 2011. The romance-centered package invites couples to reconnect and relax in one of the world’s most idyllic settings complete with deluxe accommodations, wine and roses, breakfast in room, one gourmet dinner at the resort’s Aqualuce, a Saturnia Long Massage for couples and more.
Rates for the package start at €246 per person, per night (based on double occupancy). For more information on the resort, visit the website.
St. Valentine’s Package
February 10-14, 2011
Welcome bottle of red wine and roses
Breakfast served in-room
A romantic dinner with gourmet menu and beverage at Aqualuce Restaurant
1 Saturnia Long Massage twin treatment
Use of the thermal pools, sauna and steam bath
Guided morning hike
Late check-out at 7 p.m.
*Rates based on double occupancy and a minimum three-night stay.
Terme di Saturnia Spa & Golf Resort, which is a member of Leading Hotels of the World and the exclusive Virtuoso, features 140 guestrooms, a state-of-the-art spa with 54 treatment rooms, two restaurants under the supervision of a three-star Michelin Chef, an Aldo Coppola Hair Salon, a conference center with meeting room for up to 250 people, six outdoor pools and an indoor pool, a replica of a traditional Roman bath house, fitness center, tennis court, practice green, Spa Boutique, Spa Café, an Art Gallery and, coming soon, the Atelier delle Eccellenze featuring the best products of the Maremma-shire.
The luxury resort, which is a member of Leading Hotels of the World and the exclusive Virtuoso, offers daily and weekly rates that include use of the resort’s thermal pools, Roman Bath with Sauna and Steam bath, and thermal water falls. The rates also include a guided morning hike, use of the gym, not including classes, and a reserved deck chair and sun umbrella in the pool’s park.
A true medical spa with a staff of 45 therapists and five medical doctors, the spa features therapies for beauty, stress management and thermal and hydrotherapy treatments based on the area’s unique thermal waters which date back to the Etruscan period.
The 3,000-year-old thermal pool has been flowing continuously into the natural crater nestled at the center of the resort, containing precious minerals and salts which were found by the ancient Romans to have healing effects on aches and pains.