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Love is in the Air at Historic Hotels of America®


WASHINGTON DC – January30, 2009 – Cozy, romantic inns? Check.  Romantic, city-center hotels? Check. This Valentine’s Day, Historic Hotels of America® invites you to grab your loved one and write your own history at any one of our 221 members. From candlelit, champagne dinners to spa treatments for two, we’re quite certain you’ll find something to fulfill your hearts desire.  


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The King and Prince Beach & Golf Resort

St. Simons Island, Georgia

Beach, Bed & Breakfast Package

Enjoy the legendary pleasures of The King and Prince Beach & Golf Resort and beautiful St. Simons Island with the romantic Beach, Bed & Breakfast Package. Start each morning with the resort’s Southern breakfast buffet and spend the rest of the day relaxing by the pool or on the beach. End the day with dinner by candlelight at the Blue Dolphin Restaurant. Speak with the resort concierge to schedule a relaxing in-room couples massage or arrange to have wine or champagne delivered to you r room. The Beach, Bed & Breakfast package includes a choice of accommodations, daily breakfast buffet for two and taxes.  Rates for a Deluxe Oceanfront Room start at $204 per night and are valid through February 28, 2009.


The Red Lion Inn

Stockbridge Massachusetts

Queen of Hearts

The Red Lion Inn will give the lucky couple who finds the “Queen of Hearts” card under their pillow their 1-night Queen of Hearts Valentine’s package completely free.  The package includes dinner for two, Champagne, chocolate-covered strawberries, and flowers presented in the couple’s elegant guestroom. The package is offered during the month of February from Sunday through Thursday from $320 and Fridays from $360, including all taxes and meal gratuities. Please Note: this package is not available on Feb 13th or 15th.


Old Edwards Inn & Spa

Highlands, North Carolina

Romantic Mountain Escape

Romance is always in the air at the Old Edwards Inn but this Valentine’s Day it is even sweeter. Book the Inn’s Romantic Mountain Escape and enjoy deluxe accommodations for two, champagne & strawberries, a three-course dinner for two in Madison's, two $100 spa credits and rose petal turndown service. After dinner, pick up freshly-popped popcorn and DVD’s from the lobby to create your own Valentine party in the privacy of your luxurious room. Use your spa credits to indulge in a “Bliss for Two” massage, or share in a “Rainforest Rejuvenation Ritual.” This two-night weekend package starts at $480 per night.  Add on a third night for 50% off the rack rate. Rates are based on double occupancy and do not include taxes and gratuities. No alcoholic beverages included except where specifically stated in the package.


Mountain View Grand Resort & Spa

Whitefield, New Hampshire

Valentine’s Day Getaway

Celebrate February 14 with the Valentine’s Getaway at the Mountain View Grand Resort & Spa.  Couples who book this package will enjoy champagne and chocolate-covered strawberries, a 50-minute massage, and more. Guests can also enjoy the Resorts annual five-course Valentine’s Day feast for an additional $70 per person. Dine on delights such as oysters on the half shell, and poached Maine lobster tail with braised king crab legs in a sherry garlic pan sauce.  Rates start for this offer start at $395 per night and are abased on double occupancy. Breathtaking views of the 57 mountain peaks are free.


Lancaster Arts Hotel

Lancaster, Pennsylvania

Month of Love

The Lancaster Arts Hotel, a new 63-room Boutique property located in Lancaster’s historic downtown tobacco district, invites you to experience a Month of Love at this ARTS Hotel.  The package includes over night accommodations, chocolate, roses, bottle of wine, dinner for two at John. J. Jeffries organic restaurant, limo service from the hotel and deluxe continental breakfast in the morning. Stay an extra night and receive 50% off your room. Rates for this package start at $350 and are valid from February 1, 2009 through February 28, 2009.


The Historic Menger Hotel

San Antonio, Texas

Just Because Package

For 150 years, The Menger has been chosen by guests as the perfect backdrop for exchanging vows, honeymoon getaways and romantic rendezvous.  Now it’s your chance to begin a tradition of your own. With the “Just Because” package guests enjoy upgraded room accommodations, valet parking, breakfast for two and a 2:00pm checkout.  Upon arrival champagne and flowers will be sent to the room. The package rate of $299 is all-inclusive and subject to availability. Please make reservations 24 hours prior to arrival. Late checkout of 2:00pm is based on availability.



About Historic Hotels of America®

Celebrating its 20th Anniversary, Historic Hotels of America is a program of the National Trust for Historic Preservation that was formed in 1989, and a brand of Preferred Hotel Group.  Historic Hotels has identified more than 220 hotels located in the U.S.A that have faithfully maintained their historic integrity, architecture and ambiance. To be selected for this prestigious program, a hotel must be at least 50 years old, listed in or eligible for the National Register of Historic Places or recognized as having historic significance. Historic Hotels of America is aligned with Historic Hotels of Europe, a federation of 17 European hotel associations in 17 countries, and with Historic Hotels of Mexico, an association of hotels and restaurants located in buildings of historical significance including haciendas, palaces, monasteries, convents, fortresses, country estates. For more information please visit  



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