DENVER -- For
Valentines Day or beyond, agents looking to marry a ski vacation
with a romance package have a wealth of specials to choose from in
Colorado this season. They include:
" The St.
Regis Resort Aspen, situated at the base of Aspen
Mountain, unveiled a romantic escape with deluxe room
accommodations, daily breakfast for two in Olives Aspen or en suite
and a bottle of champagne and fresh flowers upon arrival.
packages include transfers from Aspen Airport, the services of the
propertys ski butler, morning coffee service in the Lobby Lounge
and in-room high-speed and Wi-Fi Internet connectivity.
are subject to availability, are priced from $320 per room per
night, including service charges and taxes, for a two-night minimum
information, call (888) 454-9005 or (970) 920-3300 or visit www.stregis.com.
Hotel Teatro debuted a Romance and Roses package
with accommodations in a superior guest room, a bottle of chilled
champagne upon arrival and a romantic rose-petal turndown
starts at $205 per room, subject to availability. Call (888) 727-1200 or (303) 228-1100 or go to www.hotelteatro.com.
" Couples can
bundle up for a romantic horse-drawn sleigh ride at
Breckenridge Golf Course followed by dinner,
courtesy of Breckenridge Dinner Sleigh
Rides. Call (970) 547-8383 or
Times Adventure dog-sledding tours, complete with use of
snowsuits, boots and helmets, ply a six-mile relay tour through the
middle fork of the Swan River. Call
Mountain Resort trims prices for the romance-minded with
its San Juan Special, including three-day lift tickets and three
nights lodging at a variety of mountain properties, priced from $69
per person, per night, double. Call (800) 982-6102.
Couples on hand
Feb. 13 also can take advantage of special games, events and prizes
on the mountain. Visit http://winter.durangomountainresort.com.
" Stays at the
Ski Tip Inn, a 19th century stagecoach stop turned
into a B&B, include breakfast and such free activities as
snowshoeing, ice skating, wine tastings and yoga classes. Prices
begin at $199, double.
Agents can refer
their clients to a variety of romantic outdoor activities at
Keystone, such as night skiing, ice skating and gondola rides to
the Alpenglow Stube restaurant on the North Peak. Call (800) 468-5004 or log onto www.keystoneresort.com.
" The Hotel Telluride designed a
three-night package with accommodations, daily breakfast in bed for
two, champagne and chocolate upon arrival and two one-hour
massages. The package is priced from
$1,099 plus tax, double. Call (866)
468-3504 or visit www.thehoteltelluride.com.
" The Lost in
Romance Package at the Inn at Lost Creek features
three nights accommodations, massage treatments for two, dinner for
two from the 9545 Restaurant, flowers, champagne with keepsake
flutes and strawberries. Optional add-ons include ski-lift tickets,
sleigh rides and snowmobile tours. Prices begin at $1,141 double. Call (888) 601-5678 or visit www.innatlostcreek.com.
reporter Felicity Long, send e-mail to [email protected].