Planning the biggest event of your life takes a ton of work, so it’s important for couples to spend some alone time together in a wedding-free zone. Whether you live on the East or West coast, we’ve gathered our top five hotels for a fabulous weekend getaway of cocktails, sunshine and pampering!
1. Montage Palmetto Bluff
Ever wanted to walk through Town and Country Mag? At the Montage Palmetto Bluff, you’ll have to pinch yourself to know you’re not dreaming, Hit the spa, kayak on May River and most importantly, put down the wedding binder.
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2. Chateau Marmont
The bride and groom-to-be looking for a luxurious getaway should have their eyes on none other than the Chateau Marmont Hotel and Bungalows in Los Angeles. Lush gardens, roomy suites (with terraces, may we add) and gorgeous views of the sunset strip secured this hotel's spot on our list. Modeled after a French château in the Loire Valley, this is definitely the best place for brides to start feeling like royalty in time for the big day.
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3. Andaz 5th Avenue
Just steps away from Grand Central Station, Andaz 5th Avenue is a great weekend getaway option for the city-loving couple. With a gorgeous view of the New York Public Library and endless weekend activities for every season, there’s no reason not to hit the big apple.
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4. Mandarin Oriental
Mandarin Oriental, San Francisco is a quick walk or cable ride to endless entertainment including Fisherman’s Wharf, Chinatown, the Farmer’s Market, theaters and best of all, SHOPPING! For those who want to completely relax, The Spa at Mandarin Oriental, San Francisco brings luxury to a whole new level with massages, wraps, scrubs and a tranquil couple’s suite.
5. Gramercy Park Hotel
It's no secret that New Yorkers like options and there's no better place to pick and choose than the Gramercy Park Hotel in New York City. With multiple different-style guest rooms equipped with New York's most delicious gourmet food and drinks, the options are endless.