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Romantic Florida Arrangements



TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (Feb. 11, 2008) – From the moon over Miami to Lovers Key State Park and Seaside, the Sunshine State is a year-round romantic escape for couples looking to strengthen their bond. Below are some packages and ideas for planning a warm getaway for two.  For more ideas and offers, click

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Panama City Beach When the usual flowers and chocolates aren't enough to express your feelings, give your special someone a romantic getaway by the sea. By the Sea Resort’s Sea of Love package includes a gulf-front suite, complimentary continental breakfast each morning and a beaded basket filled with a bottle of champagne, souvenir champagne flutes, a long-stemmed, red seashell rose and ocean mist-scented sea salts for the bath. Rates start at $89 per couple. (888) 627-0625.


Panama City Beach – By the Sea Resort encourages you to make new memories with its Beachcomber's and Legacy’s Dinner & a Movie package, which includes three nights in a gulf-front suite, a pair of tickets to The Grand Theatre and dinner for two at its new beachfront restaurant and bar for $299 per couple. The recently-opened theater is located just minutes from the hotel and in Panama City Beach's developing entertainment and shopping complex, Pier Park. Offer valid April 13 - May 15 and excludes special events. (888) 627-0625.


Crystal River – The Plantation Golf Resort & Spa invites couples for an aquatic getaway. Located along the Crystal River inlets, the Resort offers a unique opportunity to observe native Florida manatees in their natural habitat. The Winter Manatee Snorkel Package includes one night’s accommodations, breakfast, guided boat tour, wetsuit, mask, fins, snorkel, tax and gratuities. The package rate during midweek is $142 per person per night based upon double occupancy and $209 per person single occupancy; weekend rate is $147 per person per night based upon double occupancy and $220 per person single occupancy. (800) 632-6262.


St. Pete Beach – TradeWinds Sandpiper Suites has created an attractive Treat Your Sweet Package to entice lovebirds and snowbirds alike this Valentine’s holiday.  The three-night package, beginning at $614, provides three-night accommodations, dinner for two at Pipers Patio or Bermudas (located at sister-property, TradeWinds Island Grand), two welcome cocktails, two keepsake bathrobes and a surprise chocolate

amenity. Each Treat Your Sweet package also includes the “Resort Amenity Fee” which provides guests with use of a beach cabana, paddleboats, access to the fitness center,

tennis court play, aerobic classes, self-parking, daily newspaper, unlimited local and credit card access calls and much more. The package is available Jan.1-Feb.29, 2008. (866) JUST-LET-GO (866-587-8538).


St. Pete Beach – The TradeWinds Island Resorts is also pleased to offer the one-night Bubbly, Bed & Breakfast Package, a perfect surprise for a romantic Valentine’s evening.  Beginning at $226 for the TradeWinds Sandpiper or $274 for the Island Grand, the package provides one-night accommodations, a full breakfast for two and chilled champagne and chocolate-dipped strawberries upon arrival, commemorative glassware and a limited edition nature print.  Each Bubbly, Bed & Breakfast package also includes the “Resort Amenity Fee.” The package is available from Jan.1-Feb.29, 2008.
(866) JUST-LET-GO (866-587-8538).


Orlando – Hyatt Regency Grand Cypress invites couples to reconnect with The Amour Package. This romance package includes: accommodations with rates starting at $369; breakfast for two at Cascade restaurant or from room service; late checkout of 2 p.m.; champagne with seasonal berries, chocolates and a rose. (407) 239-1234.


Orlando – The Caribe Royale Orlando All-Suites Hotel invites couples to relax in the luxurious comfort of a deluxe one-bedroom suite with the Orlando Honeymoon Package. The package includes accommodations for two nights; full American buffet breakfast each day, limited to two people; welcome wine, fruit and cheese basket; 3-course dinner in The Venetian Room (AAA 4-Diamond Rated); scheduled transportation to Walt Disney World® Theme Parks; complimentary evening shuttle to Downtown Disney; and all taxes and gratuities. (407) 238-8000. (800) 823-8300.


Vero Beach – The new Vero Beach Hotel and Club welcomes couples to rekindle their love with a romantic weekend escape in suite accommodations for two nights, champagne and chocolate strawberries presented at turn-down for your first evening, sweethearts dinner for two at The Indigo Room, and breakfast in bed from room service delivered on one morning of your choosing. Packages start from $699 for two nights in Junior Suites, or upgrade to an Ocean view suite for an additional $99. Rates include resort fee and gratuities. (772) 231-5666.

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