By Francesca Conlin | February 9, 2017 | Lifestyle
This Valentine’s Day, reap the benefits of quality time with your better half by treating yourselves to any one of these relaxing couples massage treatments.
Write your love story with this relaxing treatment package, exclusively available the weekend before and after Valentine’s Day (February 11-12, 18-19). Step into a luxurious Four Seasons guest room transformed into a romantic oasis adorned with rose petals and candles and instantly escape from the bustle of the city. Reconnect with your loved one as you receive side-by-side full body massages with an oil blend of citrus, rosewood, sandalwood, jasmine, and ylang ylang. Also enjoy a foot scrub and a glass of sparkling wine at the end of your treatment as a toast to love. $390-$530 per couple. 2800 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, 202-342-0444
If you find yourself indulging in an overnight stay this Valentine’s Day at the Sofitel Hotel in Lafayette Square, opt to book an in-room couples massage through Relax & Rejuvenate. You never have to set foot outside your hotel room to enjoy this treat—what could be more luxurious? $300-$450 per couple. 806 15th St. NW, 202-730-8800
Hot stone? Deep tissue? Aromatherapy? Swedish? Whichever kind of massage treatment you and your significant other prefer, you can enjoy it together at this spa in the Willard InterContinental Hotel. As soon as you ease into the comforting massage tables, the touch of the Red Door Spa’s word-class massage therapists will instantly diminish any tensions, stress, or pain. You’ll both come away feeling refreshed, rejuvenated, and perhaps more in love. $110-$215 each. 1401 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, 202-942-2700
You’ll fall in love all over again with this custom side-by-side couples massage treatment. Featuring signature Zents aromas—Ore (black pepper, bergamot, and jasmine) for him and Sun (French vanilla, sandalwood, and sweet blood orange) for her—it’ll be easy to slip into ultimate bliss. $300 per couple. 1600 King St., Alexandria, 703-894-3434
You and your sweetie make a perfect pair as does this sauna and massage treatment. Turn up the heat (literally) with a session in this downtown day spa’s infrared sauna followed by a 75-minute couples massage to ease stiffness and relieve stress. End the session with complimentary strawberry champagne and gourmet chocolates—sweet! $365 per couple. 1129 20th St. NW, 202-530-5700
This serene hot stone massage experience allows you to unwind, connect with your loved one, and fan the flames of romance. You’ll both enjoy the massage together in addition to a scalp massage, dry body brushing, and two glasses of champagne. $548 per couple. 3100 South St. NW, 202-912-4100