Denver's 10 Best Hotels for Couples to Ignite or Rekindle Romance

What's your vision of a romantic place to spend the night with the one you love? If history brings out the romantic in you, there are many possibilities. The historic and luxurious Oxford Hotel has one of the best spas in the city where couples can indulge together in renewal and relaxation. Denver also has its own castle, intimate Castle Marne with nine lavish rooms recalling the romance of the Victorian era. At the Brown Palace Hotel and Spa, romance takes on an impressive and timeless grandeur. Perhaps upscale, contemporary glam is more your style, in which case there's the impeccable Four Seasons Hotel Denver with a sweet rooftop pool, and The ART, A Hotel, where romance is inspired by a spectacular collection of paintings, sculptures and art installations. Melding contemporary luxury and historic detail, the opulent Crawford Hotel takes its inspiration from the Golden Age of train travel and is set within Denver's renovated Beaux Arts Union Station, able to bring out the romantic in anyone. That's just the start. Here are 10 of Denver's most romantic places to spend an evening, places that make it easy to ignite or rekindle the flames of love.  

Magnolia Hotel Denver
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Opened as a hotel in 1995, the 297-room Magnolia Hotel Denver is housed in the former American National Bank Building, a Denver landmark since 1910. Many of the bank's original architectural details were incorporated into the downtown boutique...  Read More

Romance at the JW starts with cozying up beside the outdoor fire pits, sipping a beverage away from the hustle and bustle of Denver's fashionable Cherry Creek neighborhood. Like Cherry Creek itself––"arguably the best place in town to buy...  Read More

Exuding the romance of history and opulent architecture and design, the Brown Palace has remained in operation every moment of every day since its doors first swung open in 1892. It's as grand today as it was then, the rich fabrics and 12,400...  Read More

Why shouldn't romance be fun? At Hotel Monaco, cheerful, bold colors and animal prints make it impossible not to smile. This is the downtown choice for couples who want to spend at least a little time socializing with others. There's a hosted...  Read More

Golden Triangle

This is a hotel for lovers of all kinds, but especially of art. The ART, a Hotel, is just what it sounds like: A stunning art-centric hotel with its own impressive collection of paintings, sculpture and installation pieces throughout its public...  Read More

Awarded AAA Five Diamond status, the uber luxe Four Seasons Hotel Denver offers sweeping views of the Rocky Mountains and a setting within Denver's theater district. Couples who book one of the hotel's exceptionally romantic corner suites...  Read More


Ideal for romantic getaways that include tickets to the theater, symphony or the opera, The Teatro, Italian for theater, sits in the heart of Denver's performing-arts district. For the ultimate in romance, choose a guest room with a rain-shower...  Read More

The Crawford Hotel
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Set within Denver's renovated Union Station, The Crawford is elegant and romantic, melding the station's Beaux Arts style with new design elements celebrating the Golden Age of train travel. The second-floor rooms, for example, evoke the romance...  Read More

What's more romantic than a castle? Considered among the top Colorado wedding venues, Castle Marne, a combination historic inn and B&B, is listed on the DuPont Registry of International Castles. Although each of the nine rooms offers opulent...  Read More

One of the city's true gems, the Oxford Hotel Denver, on the National Register of Historic Places, is undeniably cozy and romantic. Individual decor in each of the 80 guest rooms oozes romance, combining such elements as floor-to-ceiling Chinese...  Read More


Meet Christine Loomis

Christine has written about every aspect of travel, from romance and adventure to family and wellness. She is also lucky to have had three major home states through the years: New York,...  More About Christine