· Fairmont Chicago: For the schmoopies who can really splurge on Valentine's Day, the Fairmont Chicago is offering a $100,000 Romantic Getaway Package. Guests will spend two nights in the President Suite which will be adorned with six dozen roses as well as a trail of rose petals from the foyer to the bed (also covered in rose petals). Guests will be given a $10,000 gift card to Saks Fifth Avenue with a VIP personal shopping experience in their exclusive Fifth Avenue Club and a stunning 18 karat white diamond and sapphire necklace from Marshall Pierce & Company. Yes, the package includes a necklace!
There will also be a "Fairy Tale Moments” bubble-bath-for-two, which includes Cristal Champagne and strawberries prior to a lavender-filled bath with rose petals surrounded by romantic candlelight, an in-room 90 minute massage-for-two, use of a private butler, breakfast in bed each morning and a Chef's Table experience at Aria. The cost is (duh) $100,000 but don't forget to add in the tax. It's available February 10-14. http://www.fairmont.com/chicago/
· JW Marriott Chicago: The new-ish JW Marriott Chicago (above) is offering guests a chance to Disconnect to Reconnect. The package includes luxury suite accommodations, two-hour Couples Connection massage journey at the hotel's Valeo spa, a special in-room multi-course dessert bites tasting from Chef Michael Reich coupled with champagne and a late checkout of 2pm. Rates start at $534 a night and is available from February 10-20. Use code LUV to book online.
· Public Chicago: While some of you may have missed out on a dollar room at Public, you can still have a crazy affordable Valentine's Day celebration there. For the entire month, Public is offering a complimentary upgrade, a bottle of Prosecco upon arrival, two complimentary Passion Chili cocktails in the Library Bar, an American breakfast for two in-room or downstairs at the Pump Room and a glorious 4pm late check-out. Room rates start at $165 a night. Head to the Public's Special Offers page to book.
· Hotel Talbott: This low-pro downtown luxury spot is offering a Personally Yours romance package that includes an upgrade to a suite, rose petal turndown, two Talbott Hotel bathrobes embroidered with guests' initials (our fave V-day perk so far), a late check-out of 2pm and a personal concierge to plan the perfect romantic day in Chicago. The package also includes personalized keycards that feature a decorative design with a heart in the middle and can be personalized up to about 25 characters. Rates start at $299 a night.