24 Best Couples Retreat Locations for 2022

While making time for the occasional getaway is always a must for your own sanity (embrace the solo trip, people!), there’s just something special about whisking you and your S.O. off on a super romantic vacation once in a while. If you think you’re close already, trust me—a trip together will work wonders, my friends. Attempting a getaway for the first time as a couple? Amazing! Just looking to plan an extra special bonding moment? The cutest! Whatever the sitch, skipping town with your lover is honestly always the right way to go.

We’re not just talking any getaway, though—we’re talking locations and hotels that truly have romance on the brain. Instead of spending the weeks before your vacation on event-planner mode, we’ve gathered some (very sexy) hotels that basically plan your vacay for you. From special couples packages to on-site activities, all you’ll really have to do is choose what to do first. One piece of getaway advice, if I may: When you’re done with your planned activities for the day, it can be super tempting to head back to your room and get lost in your daily social media checks and hour-long TikTok scrolls (don’t worry, I’m right there with you). To make sure you’re taking advantage of allll the precious bonding time, try packing some couples card games or going through this list to get answers to some questions you never knew you had. You and your boo will thank me later!

Alright, without further ado, here are 24 absolutely insane couples retreats for your getaway needs. Whether you want something cute and cozy in the States or you’re wanting to go all out with an international splurge, we’ve got you and your partner completely covered. Happy booking!


A Meditteranean Oasis in Palm Springs

Location: Palm Springs, California

Price: From $659/night.

Cheapest Months to Book: May to September (because it’s SUPER hot, btw).

Activities: If you’re looking for the vibe of a Santorini getaway on a domestic budget, Korakia Pensione is the answer to all of your prayers. Beware, though, this getaway is for couples who don’t mind ditching the adventurous activities for some (well deserved) relaxation. Spend your vacay reading a book in the hotel’s library lounge, taking yoga and meditation classes, and enjoying nightly movie screenings with mountain views. If you’re itching to leave the property, be sure to use one of the hotel’s complimentary weekend bikes to explore everything that Palm Springs has to offer.

Book Now Korakia Pensione


A Skiier’s Holy Grail in Colorado

Location: Vail, Colorado

Price: From $782/night.

Cheapest Months to Book: Fall, Spring, and Summer (February-September)

Activities: When you stay at Gravity House, you’re getting way more than your everyday ski resort. Why? Well, Gravity Haus is actually more like a country club that offers sleepovers (the dream, no?). After hours on the slopes, you can expect to come home to outdoor and indoor hot tubs, a sauna, and a steam room. Plus, when you get back to your room, there’s a fireplace and soaking tub waiting for you. We’re not done! When you’re hungry, you can make your way to the hotel’s in-house restaurant or grab a light snack at the coffee shop. Absolutely need to get some work done? Yup, there’s a community co-working space as well. Like I said—the dream!

Book Now Gravity Haus


A Year-Round Outdoorsy Escape in Montana

Location: Darby, Montana

Price: From $1300/night for two adults.

Cheapest Months to Book: November to April.

Activities: For the couple that loves spending time in nature, Montana’s Triple Creek Ranch is a slice of rustic heaven. Get this: Activities like horseback riding, snowshoeing, mountain biking, and archery are included in your nightly rate. Need more? No worries, they also offer add-on adventures like river floating, driving cattle, whitewater rafting, all-terrain vehicle tours, and dog sledding. Whether you plan your getaway for the warm weather or the cozy snow, you’re bound to have a hard time heading home.

Book Now Triple Creek Ranch


A Spiritual Slice of Heaven in the Mayan Jungle

Location: Tulum, Mexico

Price: From $477/night.

Cheapest Months to Book: September to December.

Activities: This one-of-a-kind getaway promises a deeply spiritual experience for all guests and an insanely romantic backdrop for couples. Truly isolated in the Mayan jungle, Hotel Bardo gives you all the tools you need to fully unwind and connect with both yourself and your partner. Be sure to engage in their sound healing sessions, yoga, and meditation classes, and try out a traditional Mayan healing ceremony. If you want a break from the quiet, definitely hit up The Kinky Room Bar for unique cocktails and a lively nighttime scene.

Book Now Hotel Bardo


A Hollywood-Approved Cave Hotel in Matera, Italy

Location: Matera, Italy

Price: From $860/night.

Cheapest Months to Book: January, February, and December.

Activities: If you happened to see No Time To Die (ya know, the James Bond one) last year, you may actually recognize this hotel from some of the car chase scenes. Well, maybe just the exterior, but still! Its unique fixtures and cave-style rooms not only make it perfect for Hollywood films but also for all of your equally important Instagram needs. At Sextantio, you and your partner can lean into the romance with a candlelit dinner at the nearby 13th Century church, some cooking classes, and joint wellness massages. When you’re ready to leave the hotel grounds, you can venture into Matera via horseback (hiking works too) and stop by the endless vineyards. If you want your getaway to feel like a movie, this is totally your best bet.

Book Now Sextantio Le Grotte Della Civita


Glamping Like You’ve Never Seen in Joshua Tree

Location: Joshua Tree, California

Price: From $250/night.

Cheapest Months to Book: June to September (beware of heat), December to March.

Activities: A desert oasis with a twist, The Castle House Estate allows you to enjoy Joshua Tree in all of its glory by lounging directly under the stars. You can get the full glamping experience in one of their several tent options, or book one of the larger structures like the Castle rooms (yup, you’ll literally be sleeping in a watchtower). When you’ve finished your daily hike at Joshua Tree National Park, don’t forget to cool off at the hotel’s cowboy pool and order midnight room service (apparently many hotels in Joshua Tree don’t offer room service, so this is a delicacy).

Book Now The Castle House Estate


An LA Beachside Getaway with East Coast Vibes

Location: Santa Monica, California

Price: From $950

Cheapest months to book: Winter months (January, December)

Activities: West Coast locale meets East Coast décor at Shutters on the Beach in Santa Monica, California. This beachside hotel offers ocean views from Cape Cod-inspired rooms located on one of Southern California’s most iconic beaches (LA boardwalk, anyone?). For you beach bums, Shutters offers luxe picnic setups steps from the Pacific where you can watch surfers try to catch some waves. If you need a break from the sand (we get it, it gets everywhere!) you can set up shop in a poolside cabana, order cocktails, hop in the jacuzzi and cuddle up with your boo. Outside of the hotel, the famous Santa Monica pier is a short walk along the boardwalk, and you can stop at Muscle Beach to flex those guns, or just play on the swings (it is a vacation after all).

Book now Shutters on the Beach


A Laid-Back Grecian Paradise on the Sea

Location: Santorini, Greece

Price: Villas starting at: $1594/night

Cheapest time to book: October – early November

Activities: Santorini is known as thee honeymoon destination of the moment and Mystique exhibits every reason why. This sun-bleached resort is nestled into the side of a cliff and offers panoramic views of the sea across to an active volcano. If privacy is your top priority, renting a villa will get you and bae your own with uninterrupted vistas of the sparkling water. You can also enjoy a candlelit dinner on an intimate terrace sans other guests. Either way you book, the organically curved architecture and contrasting blue sea is an insta-perfect backdrop for your newlywed photoshoot.

Book now Mystique Hotel Santorini


Truffle Hunts and Rare Wine Tastings in the Tuscan Countryside

Location: Florence, Italy

Price: From $332

Cheapest months to book: Fall

Activities: Agrotourism, but make it luxury. If you and your partner are into the farm-to-table concept, or just delicious food in a stunning setting, you will love boutique agriturismo Casetta: a 270- year-old luxury farmhouse. The resort offers a series of bespoke experiences curated by local connoisseurs, like private wine tours in a Ferrari (chic) and truffle hunts followed by lunch made with the fruits of your labor (yum). After an action-packed day, enjoy dolce far niente by the pool with a cocktail made with local (of course) vodka and berries.

Book now Casetta Firenze


An Outdoorsy and Creative Getaway in The Catskills

Location: Round Top, New York (The Catskills)

Price: Starting at $185

Cheapest months to book: November-April for romantic winter and spring getaways.

Activities: If you and your partner are the kind of people who wish summer camp for adults was a thing, you’ll geek out over Glen Falls House in the Catskills. In the summers, you can enjoy hiking trails, swim under waterfalls, and roasting s’mores. In the winter, you’ve got wood-burning stoves, slopes, and locally sourced cuisines at Trotwood restaurant. What makes this place really neat is that they also have a pretty jam-packed events calendar that changes seasonally. Some choices include apothecary classes, health and wellness workshops, movement classes, community acupuncture, artist residencies, author readings, and more.

Book Now Glen Falls House


A Texas Staycation Package That Gives You Options

Location: Dallas, TX

Price: Starting at $120

Activities: If you’re close to Dallas and wanna have a little staycation within driving distance, the Beeman Hotel recently launched their Bee Zen staycation package for couples who wanna unwind without sacrificing any sightseeing opportunities. The hotel is super centrally located, making it a great home base for those who wanna sightsee or take in the town, between pampering breaks.

The staycation package includes bougie in-room spa amenities including mist, eye gels, sheet masks, and a 15 percent discount on services booked at the spa. And since breakfast in bed is relaxing at home, but legit restorative when you do it at a fancy hotel, there’s also a healthy in-room breakfast with Acai parfaits, juices, and prosecco. And as a bonus, the hotel is also home to Seely’s Mill, where you can get some sweet Insta-bait waffles.

Book Now The Beeman Hotel


A 5-Star Romantic Charleston Experience

Location: Charleston, SC

Price: Rates start at $299/night

Cheapest months to book: December – February

Activities: Book their Romantic Escape package for a $100 gift card to Halls Chophouse, private horse-drawn carriage tour for two, a bottle of champagne and chocolate-covered strawberries, rose petal turndown service with a curated romantic playlist, and handmade gift basket of locally sourced goodies.

Book Now French Quarter Inn


An All-Inclusive Adventurer’s Package in New Mexico

Location: Roy, NM

Price: $500 per night per person

Cheapest months to book: July, August, and December.

Activities: This all-inclusive package includes lodging, activities/excursions (including horseback riding, hiking, fishing, tours), food, and beverages including wine, beer, and sake. The one exception to the all-inclusive deal? A private helicopter tour, which you can add on should your heart desire. And it might!

Book Now Canyon Madness Ranch


A Romantic, Activity-Packed Escape in Costa Rica

Location: Las Catalinas, Costa Rica

Price: Starting at $1,140 for two people for three nights

Cheapest months to book: October and November

Activities: With the Santarena Hotel at Las Catalinas’s Outdoor Adventure Package, you and your boo can enjoy morning HIIT classes on the beach, hiking, surfing, and other multi-sport passes from Pura Vida Ride. This seaside town is walkable and car-free, perfect for city-dwellers without their driver’s licenses (hi) to enjoy without stressing over a rental vehicle. End with a romantic dinner overlooking the ocean at sunset for the perfect bookend to your day of adventure.

Book Now Santarena Hotel at Las Catalinas


A Relaxing Hamptons Bungalow

Location: Westhampton, N.Y.

Price: Bungalows start at $245/ night

Cheapest months to book: Shoulder months, including May, June, September, October, and November

Activities: Rent a private bungalow with waterfront access to the Moriches Bay on one side and the Atlantic Ocean just across the street. Each “room” comes with its own porch, grill, custom Yeti cooler, outdoor shower, and kitchenette, so you’ll never have to leave the property (or your partner). A digital concierge can help arrange kayaking, grocery delivery, paddle boarding, romantic dinners on the beach, tennis lessons, bike rides, and more.

Book Now Beach & Bay Bungalows


Fireside Tarot and Wellness Getaway at an Upstate New York Inn

Location: Aurora, NY

Price: $3,500 per person

Cheapest months to book: November–April

Activities: Ayurveda consultations on how to best support your partner’s energy when out of balance, restorative yoga sessions, nature walks with guided meditation, organic tea blending and cooking classes, fireside tarot card reading.

Book Now Gift of Wellness Package, Inns of Aurora


The Bougiest of Bouge with a Private Jet in France

Location: Paris, France

Price: from 13,545€ for the complete package

Cheapest months to book: December–mid-March

Activities: Holistic wellness offerings including personal nutrition counseling, fitness, meditation and breathing sessions, a private jet that brings you to a ski resort at Les Nieges Courchevel, and add-ons include: hot air balloon rides and dog sledding. Bou. GIE.

Book Now Hotel Barrière Le Fouquet’s


Swim with Whale Sharks at Puerta Cortes, Mexico

Location: Puerta Cortes, Mexico

Price: Starting at $200/night; Full activities cost $1,500 not including taxes

Cheapest months to book: June, September, and October

Activities: Sunset drinks, golf, swimming with whale sharks, sea lions, snorkeling, and a romantic lunch on a super secluded beach, couples massages and the option to add on cooking lessons, golf and tennis lessons, yoga on the beach, and mezcal tasting.

Book Now Couples Retreat Package, Puerta Cortes


An Old Money Weekend at a Literal Castle in Ireland

Location: County Mayo, Ireland

Price: From €498

Cheapest months to book: January or February

Activities: A two-night stay in the castle with rose petal turndown service, champagne, and a candlelit five-course dinner; Equestrian center, fly fishing, golf.

Book Now Sense of Occasion Package, Ashford Castle


A Jam Packed Cooking, Yoga, and Crafting Experience in Tembok, Bali

Location: Tembok, Bali

Price: $280/night

Cheapest months to book: Rates are consistent year round

Activities: Spa treatments for two every night of your stay, stargazing, and daily scheduled activities including cooking classes, candle making, jamu juice making, yoga, and more. All daily meals and airport transfers are also included.

Book Now Romantic Retreat Package, Spa Village Resort Tembok Bali


THE Classic Wellness Retreat at Canyon Ranch Tucson

Location: Tucson, Arizona

Price: Starting at $1,749 per night

Cheapest months to book: Summer

Activities: If you thought Canyon Ranch was a rehab center: same. Turns out it’s not, it’s just been forever associated with wellness for so long that I guess it seems that way? Well here you can curate your own romance package and choose from communication workshops, meditation, facials, astrology programming with a special focus on gaining insight to love, career, health, wealth, travel, and spirituality. Rates are also all inclusive and include airport pickups, meals, snacks, art classes, and more.

Book Now Customized Wellness Package, Canyon Ranch


An Ancient Romantic Weekend in Florence, Italy

Location: Florence, Italy

Price: Starting at $900/night

Cheapest months to book: November-April

Activities: You get three nights in a historic frescoed suite (art history majors come through), brekky in bed, a private rooftop dinner for two, a cocktail class, and private use of their caldarium, aka an old school Roman bath.

Book Now Ancient Romance Package, Grand Hotel Minerva


A Cozy Winter Escape in New Hampshire

Location: Loon Mountain, New Hampshire

Price: Starting at $783 for two people

Cheapest months to book: Fall

Activities: Stay two nights in a deluxe suite, get $75 towards their on-site restaurant, a wine tasting experience, and choice of spa treatment. They also have an on-site outdoor skating rink (rinks are available there, so no need to pack extra), and the option to add on snowshoeing, shuttles to skiing at Loon Mountain, and more.

Book Now Stay and Relax Package, Loon Mountain


A Luxe Crash Course in Japanese Culture at the Mandarin Oriental, Tokyo

Location: Tokyo, Japan

Price: Starting at $789/night for double occupancy

Cheapest months to book: Hard to say, but avoid March or April because of the super-popular Cherry Blossom season.

Activities: Guests can choose from one of the five activities a day: a Nihonbashi walking tour, washi paper making and glass engraving, ikebana flower arrangement, a Japanese cooking lesson, or an urban river cruise. The package starts from a one-night stay, but has no limitations, so you could technically book five nights and do an activity per day if you so choose. Plus, each day you’d get access to what is probably the most jaw-dropping sauna view in the whole world.

Book Now Nihonbashi Experience, Mandarin Oriental Tokyo

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