January 28, 2014 08:03 ET

Romantic Ideas for Valentine's Day 2014 in Chicago by

Love Is in the Air This February, So Enjoy the Romance of the Windy City With Chicago Traveler's List of Date Ideas for the Hallmark Holiday

CHICAGO, IL--(Marketwired - Jan 28, 2014) - Chicago is one of those hopelessly romantic cities, so there is no better place to spend Valentine's Day 2014. Today, Chicago Traveler (, one of Chicago's leading travel & tourism sites, announced this year's list of best ways to spend the weekend with a sweetheart. Enjoy the best date ideas for a romantic getaway, and included at the end are ideas for romantic places to stay over the holiday.

"Chicago is known to be one of the most romantic cities in the country," explains Lindsey, editor at, "and with so many fun things to do this Valentine's Day, couples can enjoy a special & romantic weekend away together."

Chicago Traveler's Best 2014 Valentine's Day Date Ideas:

1 - Odyssey Dinner Cruise - $100
Featuring upscale DJ entertainment, a three course dinner, complimentary champagne toast, and a single rose, Odyssey Cruises is the ways to go for a romantic evening with a loved one. Cruise boards at 6 pm, and upgraded packages are available for extra cost.

2 - Book at Limo - Prices Vary
Valentine's Day is the one day couples are allowed to treat themselves, so why not make it classy this year and drive around Chicago in style. M & M Limousines is offering specials during the month of February, and 5% discounts on all online reservations!

3 - Chicago Symphony Orchestra - $109 - $695
Nothing says classy like a night out to the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, and the events going on during Valentine's Day weekend are perfect for a night out with a sweetheart. From a Jazz Series concert, to a Haydn Symphony No. 100, the weekend will be a delight for the ears, so enjoy it together. Find tickets here.

4 - Art Institute Valentine's Dinner - $85
Treat your better half to a romantic dinner at the Art Institute this year. The night includes a three course dinner, a jazz band, wine pairings and an incredible view of the Windy City. Dinner begins at 6 pm.

Romantic Hotels in Chicago:

1 - MileNorth Hotel Chicago
Enjoy the morning with the one you love with MileNorth's breakfast package. Offer is valid through February 16th, and includes breakfast for two at the Breakfast Table. Package is available for $24, and can be added to any booking.

2 - Majestic Hotel
This charming boutique hotel is offering incredible romance packages this Valentine's Day, from chocolate covered strawberries to champagne. Enjoy the Romance Inspired Deal for $110, and enjoy 2 luxury bathrobes, a fresh floral arrangement, chilled bottle of champagne, and chocolate covered strawberries.

3 - The Fairmont
Cuddle up together in this downtown Chicago hotel. Not only does The Fairmont boast an incredible location, it is offering a romantic escape deal for lovebirds. Romance package rates start at $283 and include overnight accommodations, breakfast buffet, Kama Sutra kit, and a late check out.

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Contact Information

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    Lindsey Skinner
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