Let's face it—sometimes you and your number one need to get away from it all. Or maybe you need to take a day away for yourself, for sanity's sake. Either way, we get it. Which is why we have a few curated suggestions for making Valentine's Day a win this year! So sit back, read through, and plan your stay in Anne Arundel county this Valentine's Day! Reservations are limited- so plan accordingly!


Flaghouse Inn, Annapolis


Recently under new ownership from the team that brought you 134 Prince, this gorgeous B&B on Randall Street comprises two circa-1879 townhouses combined into a single inn with a signature flag-bedecked porch and four well-appointed bedrooms that feel like home, only better. They all have luxury bedding and bath products, ensuite baths, and HD cable TV, all in the heart of the historic downtown.


Flag House Inn exterior in Annapolis, MD.

Flag House Inn offers off-street parking in downtown Annapolis.
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The staff are happy to make dining suggestions from the numerous options within walking distance and can easily arrange a surprise welcome amenity, like champagne; ask in advance. For the most important meal of the day, you will enjoy chef-prepared and locally-sourced breakfast items that prepare you for an exciting day in Annapolis.


Annapolis Waterfront Hotel, water view.

The Annapolis Waterfront Hotel is the only waterfront hotel in downtown Annapolis.
Image courtesy of the Annapolis Waterfront Hotel.


Annapolis Waterfront Hotel, Annapolis


For water views in the heart of it all, you can't beat this spot overlooking Ego Alley. Choose from city-view rooms with views of St. Mary's or the State House or water views overlooking the harbor; all come with king beds and Malin + Goetz bath amenities. The Love on the Harbor package includes overnight accommodations, a bottle of sparkling wine, and breakfast for two at Pusser's Caribbean Grille. 


Annapolis Waterfront Hotel King guestroom.

Coffee with a view overlooking the harbor can't be beat!
 Image courtesy of the Annapolis Waterfront Hotel.


Make your Valentine's getaway extra memorable with upgrades like a clawfoot tub or a balcony with a table for two, ideal for morning coffee. With downtown Annapolis at your front door, you are simply a block away from some of the most delicious restaurants on the Chesapeake Bay; click here for more romantic restaurant options.


The Hotel at Arundel Preserve's entrance.

The Hotel at Arundel Preserve is contemporary and stylish!
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Hotel at Arundel Preserve, Hanover


This contemporary boutique hotel is convenient to Arundel Mills Mall, Maryland Live!, and BWI, but you don't need to leave the property to have an escape. Their Love Me Valentine's Package runs from February 9th thru 20th and includes accommodations in a generously sized standard room, plus a full bottle of wine (red or white) delivered to your room, a box of gourmet truffle chocolates delivered to your room, $75 dinner voucher for two at Grillfire; which includes two complimentary glasses of champagne and chef's choice dessert, (2) vouchers for breakfast at Bagels' n Grinds and a 2 pm late check-out!

Where do we sign up????


A standard King room at the Hotel at Arundel Preserve.

A late check-out allows you to enjoy everything the Hotel at Arundel Preserve has to offer.
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With so much to offer during your Valentine's Day stay, you may want to add a night or two and explore Arundel Mills, the state's largest discount retail shopping destination, or head into Washington, D.C. for the day and explore the capital city's museums, art, and culture. 


The exterior of the Inn at Herrington Harbor with water view.

You will feel like a world away with a getaway to Herrington harbor.
 Image courtesy of the Inn at Herrington Harbor.


Inn at Herrington Harbor, North Beach


Herrington Harbor is one of the top marinas on the Chesapeake, but you don't need a boat to enjoy the setting for Valentine's Day. Located in the south end of the expansive marina complex, the 45-room Inn at Herrington Harbor is a hidden gem tucked in on a private beach overlooking the Bay. The 45 rooms and suites have private entrances and come in various styles, from standard guest rooms with king beds to suites with a full kitchen and living rooms, and even guestrooms with private open-air patios with a hot tub.


Turndown service at the Inn at Herrington Harbor.

A romantic turndown service is offered as part of their Valentine's Day Package.
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Walk to dinner at Ketch 22, which serves award-winning seafood and live music indoors and on its waterfront deck. Standard check-out time is 11 am, but they'll extend it to 1 pm for everything except the hot-tub rooms.


Live! Casino Hotel Lobby.

The stunning lobby of the Live! Casino & Hotel in Arundel Mills.
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Live! Casino & Hotel, Hanover


With the Valentine's Day retreat package at Live! Casino & Hotel, your overnight stay comes with a slew of perks: a welcome amenity of champagne, $50 free slots play (and 4,000 games to choose from), and a $100 dining credit. The casino has been voted best in Maryland. The package also includes a $100 dining credit at The Prime Rib. Their special Valentine's Day menu offers a dozen "Cupid's Kiss" oysters as an appetizer, Surf & Turf for two, followed by Chocolate Strawberries for you and your sweetheart. Available Friday, February 10th- Tuesday, February 14th. Or opt for sushi and dim sum at the Asian-fusion Luk Fu; both are available for in-person dining or carryout to your room. If you stay up late, no worries; early check-in begins at 2 pm, and late check-out is at noon.


King Suite at Live! Casino & Hotel.

Impress your Valentine with a Valentine's Day Retreat Package.
 Image courtesy of Live! Casino & Hotel.

To explore more hotel options to plan your great escape, click HERE.