Whether it’s Valentine’s Day or any other time of year, Monterey Bay is always a choice destination for couples looking to enjoy a romantic getaway. There are tons of elements to a Monterey vacation that will help you and your loved one relax and enjoy each other in the warmest light. Beginning here at our property and then looking around town, this is our guide to a romantic getaway on Monterey Bay.
Staying on Monterey Bay is a great start to a romantic vacation here, and The Sanctuary Beach Resort is the best resort located on the water. Our charming guesthouse cottages sit right on an uninterrupted stretch of Monterey Bay coastline. Staying with us will give you and your partner a quiet piece of the bay that’s hard to come by otherwise.
While on your romantic getaway on Monterey Bay at The Sanctuary Beach Resort, you can book an onsite couples massage at The Spa at Sanctuary Beach Resort. There’s nothing more satisfying than indulging in a relaxing experience with your partner, and then right after walking outside and putting your feet in the water.
Once you’ve pampered and treated yourselves to a luxurious guest room in Monterey, you and your loved one need to secure a romantic dinner. Check out our guide to The Most Romantic Restaurants in Monterey. The top of the list is our onsite seafood restaurant Salt Wood Kitchen & Oysterette.
One of Monterey’s most romantic qualities is its vast and dynamic natural surroundings. Depending on your interests, you can take your loved one on a scenic hike, a whale watching excursion, a stroll along the beach, a sunset sail, and on a number of other nature-centric dates.
In addition to enjoying the outdoors, you and your loved one can fill out your romantic getaway in Monterey by exploring the region beyond. For some guidance, you can check out our posts on Shopping Local in Monterey, All About Cannery Row, and Where To Get Coffee in Monterey.
Planning a visit to the shores of Monterey Bay? Experience the region like a local, following our insider recommendations on the Sanctuary Beach Resort blog!