The “most romantic” hotel in the world is in Utah, according to a travel agency – and it’s an expensive resort known to celebrities.
Amangiri, a luxury resort near the Arizona border, is known for the celebrities who have stayed there.
Finding a romantic Valentine’s Day getaway won’t drive Utahns away from home, but it will take a big chunk out of their bank account.
Amangiria luxury hotel in Canyon Point, Utah – in Kane County, near the Arizona border – topped 2022 list of the “most romantic hotels” in the worldaccording to the company The 7 great journeys.
The hotel boasts on its website that it’s a “remote hideaway,” 600 acres of which boast spectacular views of the nearby Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument, plus a spa with massage services. wellness such as “yoga on the rocks”.
Guests, the hotel’s website continues, can enjoy outdoor experiences such as exploring Lake Powell, viewing the slot canyons of the Navajo Nation, hiking, horseback riding and sightseeing. private airlines. The hotel also offers tours to the Grand Canyon, Zion and Bryce Canyon National Parks.
Room rates range from $2,800 to $5,600 per night including meals, depending on accommodation choice. For comparison, the average weekly wage for a worker in Utah is $1,065, according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics.
Big 7 Travel – which bills itself as providing “current, curated recommendations” of travel destination guides – calculated its list of romantic spots based on “high TripAdvisor reviewer scores, unique ‘romantic’ experiences, destination, room facilities and luxury,” according to a company press release.
This is the fourth year the company has made the list, and the first time an American hotel has taken the top spot.
Amangiri topped Shinta Mani Wild Hotel in Cambodia, while last year’s top pick – Longitude 131º in Uluru, Australia – came third. The only other US hotel in the top 10 was The Plaza in New York at No. 7.