Valentine's Day is just around the corner and we're giving you a little nudge to step it up this year. Forget chocolates and roses, these trips will provoke envy from every other couple come February 14th. And besides, your partner deserves it. Heck, you deserve it and you love yourself, right?
These unique Airbnb's would really make any getaway or even staycation super memorable without breaking the bank.
Treehouse above San Francisco
Built in an 150-year old tree, this quaint treehouse is just a 15 minute drive from San Francisco and the perfect retreat for city dwellers looking for a relaxing weekend getaway.
Luxury Safari Tent in Yellowstone, Montana
Just minutes from the West entrance to Yellowstone National Park, these deluxe luxury tents in Montana guarantee an unforgettable vacation, not to mention the envy of all your friends on Instagram. Despite their rugged exterior, the tents have all the amenities of a fancy resort and more (including a wood burning stove) plus incredible access to the beautiy of nature that surrounds them.
Houseboat in California
Just 12 minutes from San Francisco in Sausalito, this city escape is perfect for those couples wanting a unique overnight getaway without venturing too far from the city. Every room in the "floating cottage" offers iconic views of the Golden Gate bridge or the peak of Mt. Tamalpais.
Ocean Views from a Lighthouse in Maine
What once was home to the US Coastguard, this beautifully restored historic lighthouse in Wings Neck Point, Maine, is one of the best spots in New England. Enjoy your morning coffee or hot toddy from the top of the spiral staircase into the lantern room with 360 views of the ocean below.
Tropical Jungle in Hawaii
Instead of spending your entire Hawaiian vacation in a traditional resort, spend a night or two in a tropical treehouse surrounded by the sights and sounds of the jungle. Gorgeously designed and decorated, you'd never know that right outside your door is a wooded paradise. Wouldn't you prefer a morning wake up call from the neighboring birds and creatures rather than the ring of a phone?
Private Island in Key West
Situated on the sunset side of a private island called Shark Key (don't worry, no Jaws attacks have been sighted), this is the way to relax in utmost privacy. Just 15-minutes from Key West, this luxury house even comes equipped with your own boat to cruise in style.
Romantic Adobe Casita in Santa Fe
Just a few blocks from the Santa Fe's central plaza, dozens of art galleries and restaurants, this quant house is perfect for the weekend explorer looking to discover a city that's new to them. Perfect for a winter retreat, cozy up next to the fireplace after a day on the slopes, which conveniently are only 35-minutes away.
Yurt along the Columbia River Gorge, Washington
There's something just inherently romantic about yurts. Maybe it's the remoteness that comes along with such a building, but we're obsessed. This particular yurt includes electricity and a barn shower that recent guests have described as "life-changing."
Dome House in Harper's Ferry, West Virginia
With 25-foot ceilings and a spiral staircase leading up to the master bedroom, unique doesn't even begin to describe this dome house in West Virginia. Located about an hour from DC, this is a great place to escape the hustle and bustle of the city and get back to nature. Near the Shenandoah River less than a mile from the Appalachian Trail, whether you get your hiking on or simply cozy up in seclusion, it'll be a Valentine's Day to remember.