Five ways to say I love you with Fairmont

There are countless ways to express your love to your spouse, but nothing lifts the spirit and rekindles romance like a tête-à-tête away from the daily routine. Those are the moments that inspire us to fall in love all over again while discovering new territory. Make it a trip to remember with one of these exciting getaway ideas.

poolWhisk your sweetie away to a secluded historic manor at Fairmont Le Manoir Richelieu in the charming Charlevoix region. Enjoy nature at its best while snowshoeing, skiing or skating, swim outdoors under the stars or enjoy a horse-drawn carriage ride before heading to the spa or the on-site casino. Crown your day with a gourmet meal featuring the region’s freshest products. The resort offers the Home Away from Home package including accommodation, breakfast buffet, Table d’hôte dinner and access to the Sports Center, starting from $289.

If you prefer a more rustic ambiance in a log castle, then Fairmont Le Château Montebello is your ideal destination. Not only does this resort offer a complete array of activities, it also hides a fabulous Spa nestled between the river and the forest. Few experiences are as romantic and stimulating as a couple’s massage in front of a fireplace so treat yourself to a moment of pure bliss. The Romance package includes accommodation for two nights, chocolate covered strawberries, table d’hôte dinners, breakfasts and a massage for two, and starts at $445 per night.

For lovers looking for the charm of Old Europe without the jetlag, Québec City offers breathtaking scenery and a full calendar of winter events. Survey the snow-covered old town from your room at Fairmont Le Château Frontenac, a 19th-century fairy tale castle, a masterpiece of architecture. Spend your day wandering cafés, chic shops and museums before returning to experience French gastronomy at its best. The Romance Package starts from $339 per night and includes accommodations for two nights, buffet breakfast, a horse-drawn carriage ride and a half-bottle of champagne.

For an urban escape, head to Montreal where love comes naturally with cobblestone streets, cozy cafés, quaint bistros and trendy jazz clubs. Get closer and skate hand-in-hand in the Old-Port, smooch at Montreal’s famous kissing spot on Mt-Royal or sip Ice Cider while looking at the falling snow. Fairmont The Queen Elizabeth’s Kiss & Tell package starting from $199 per night and includes accommodation, breakfast in bed, $100 discount at AQUA Jewellers, a love poem delivered to your room with turndown service and late check out, valid February 10 to 14, 2011.

At Ottawa’s Fairmont Château Laurier, romance is all about celebrating special moments together. Whether it’s skating on the Rideau Canal or simply enjoying time together in museums or art galleries, the options are endless. The hotel’s Celebration Package ensures that the finest details are handled starting with a complimentary upgrade, breakfast in bed, dinner with a spectacular view of the Parliament buildings, and late check-out. This package is available year-round from $359 per night.

For more information or to reserve, please call 1-800-441-1414 or visit