The capital of Chile never ceases to draw in avid travelers from the world over, and Santiago is an exceptional place for your romantic getaway. Five-star hotels and resorts populate the downtown district, with a backdrop of the Andes mountains and coasts of the South Pacific. When you’re not busy enjoying the historical architecture and European charm in the area, you’ll probably be touring the hills or hiking a mountain with your significant other. There are dozens of activities to enjoy together at The Plaza de Armas, one of the city’s first town squares. Or, head out for the night to the city’s bustling bars and restaurants. Habana Salsa and Bar Liguria are just two of the area’s most popular clubs. As you plan your romantic escape to Santiago, you’ll be excited to learn of the diversity of accommodations options. Here’s where you need to reserve your stay:
The Grand Hyatt Santiago is a beautiful high-rise hotel in the middle of the city, decked out in true Hyatt fashion with luxurious amenities, on-site massage services, and a minibar in each room. It’s one of the highest towers in the city, and you can both enjoy a stunning view of the mountains as you settle in for dinner at the gourmet restaurant. Contact the concierge to book a vineyard tour as soon as you arrive; guests at this hotel get top priority for reservations, and it’s easy to enjoy other tourist sites and attractions with easy access to the downtown area. Call +56 2 950 1234 for reservations.
For a classic and antique setting, you’ll want to book your stay at Hotel Orly. This hotel features a wonderful onsite café and complimentary breakfast each morning. Stylish European furniture and décor complement this antique hotel’s Victorian charm; you can both enjoy each other’s company in the peaceful, quiet and stately room, with views of the city center right below your suite window. The location is perfect for a stroll to the nearby parks and boutiques shops on your peaceful afternoon. Call + 56 2 231 8947 for reservations.
The regal and palace-like quality of Santiago Fundador Hotel offers the perfect balance of European influence in modern day Santiago. Just a few blocks from the theatres, museums, and shopping district, this popular hotel is famous for its stately architecture and rich furnishings. The lobby welcomes you with plush brown leather couches and luxurious accessories, and you’ll lose yourself amongst the mirrors and red curtains throughout the hotel. Be sure to try out the gourmet seafood options at the Restaurant Calicanto, one of the top places in the city to enjoy fresh, chef-prepared cuisine. You also don’t want to miss the lavish buffet breakfast each morning, served in the Winter Garden Restaurant. Call + 56 2 387 1200 for reservations or more information.
The reputable Ritz-Carlton Santiago continues to offer the best amenities and plush furnishings for your stylish escape. The ‘Love You to the End of the World’ package offers you and your sweetheart a compelte tour of the city; you’ll visit the Pablo Neruda museum, set your gaze on the Andes mountains, and enjoy first-class treatment throughout the three night stay. The package includes a horseback ride through the Cajon del Maipo Valley, as well as a romantic bath for two prepared by your designated Bath Butler. If you’re looking for a hassle-free getaway (requiring very little planning on your part) let the Ritz-Carlton handle all the details. The package includes roundtrip airport transportation. Call +56 2 470 8500 for more information.
Santiago is a beautiful destination for couples, the perfect escape for balancing the bustling city with the Andes mountains in the background. Whether you set your sights on a high-rise hotel in the middle of the city, or pick the quiet and charming boutique hotel on the edge of the city, top-notch service and plush surroundings are more common than not. Santiago is rich with cultural history-museums, galleries, local shopping options will keep you busy to enjoy the city at its finest!