Valentine’s Day hotels you can still book

Top romantic stays around Australia that make for an exceptional last-minute present.

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Valentine's Day is almost here and if you've left it down to the wire or need to make a great impression, a staycation could be the answer.

Especially since Valentine's Day falls on a Friday this year.

Whether it's an overnight stay at a 5-star hotel in the city or a weekend away in the mountains or along the coast, we've uncovered the best rooms you can still book on 14 February and over the weekend.

All hotels mentioned have availability on 14 February 2020 as at the time of writing and all prices are for that night.

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1. Sydney city staycation: The Fullerton Hotel, Sydney

Housed within the historic sandstone walls of the former General Post Office, The Fullerton is all about luxury. Rooms bask in city views, breakfast is served in a light-filled atrium and the city's fashion district is a stroll from your doorstep.

  • Star rating: 5 stars
  • Rooms start from: $236 per night

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2. Sydney getaway: Voco Kirkton Park, Hunter Valley

Steal away from the busy city and head to one of the state's best-loved wine regions: the Hunter Valley. The place to be? Voco Kirkton Park. This cottage-style hotel is super cosy yet ultra luxurious with modern rooms and vineyard views.

  • Star rating: 4 stars
  • Rooms start from: $299 per night

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3. Melbourne city staycation: The Langham, Melbourne

If this incredible rooftop pool doesn't scream "romantic getaway" we don't know what does. The Langham chain is renowned for its ornate decorations which include fountains, chandeliers and the enviable Chuan Spa where you can pamper yourself over a series of massages and treatments.

  • Star rating: 5 stars
  • Rooms start from: $288 per night

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Seafarers Getaway Apollo Bay.

4. Melbourne getaway: Seafarers Getaway, Apollo Bay

Drive part way along the Great Ocean Road and you'll come across this stunner. It's a waterfront property with all the romantic trimmings, from its own private stretch of beach to ocean-view lodges equipped with telescopes for whale and star watching.

  • Star rating: 4 stars
  • Rooms start from: $220 per night

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5. Brisbane city staycation: The Calile, Fortitude Valley

Keen to steer clear of the chains? Searching for something modern and different? Check out The Calile. It's one of the newest additions to the Brisbane skyline and looks like something that belongs on Malibu Beach. Rooms are furnished simply and painted in muted tones while cabanas fringe the pool and massages call out to you from the in-house wellness spa.

  • Star rating: 5 stars
  • Rooms start from: $341 per night

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Soul Peppers Surfers Paradise.

6. Brisbane getaway: Peppers Soul Surfers Paradise

Explore soft sand beaches by day and wine and dine yourself around the Gold Coast's finest by night. And when it's over? Retire to your ocean-view room on one of the topmost floors of Peppers. If you've got kids, this is family-friendly accommodation with multi-bedroom apartments.

  • Star rating: 5 stars
  • Rooms start from: $540 per night

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7. Adelaide city staycation: Avani Adelaide Residences

Modern and spacious, the Avani residences are for couples who like to have the creature comforts of home without the responsibility of tidying up. Then, let's not forget the pool and city views.

  • Star rating: 5 stars
  • Rooms start from: $266 per night

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8. Adelaide getaway: Links Lady Bay Resort, Normanville

Steer clear of the crowd by spending your Valentine's Day on a quiet beachfront down south. Links Lady Bay Resort is a boutique hotel perched on a golfing green and a short stroll from Normanville Beach and Lady Bay vineyard. So you can sunbake by day and toast to your relationship by night.

  • Star rating: 4 stars
  • Rooms start from: $179 per night

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Somerset on the Pier.

9. Hobart city staycation: Somerset on the Pier, Hobart

You've probably eyed this one countless times while strolling along the Hobart harbourfront. Well, what better excuse to feel like a million-dollar waterfront home owner than Valentine's Day? With rooms right on the pier and a star-class service, they'll be falling head over heels when you surprise them with this stay.

  • Star rating: 5 stars
  • Rooms start from: $440 per night

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Freycinet Retreat.

10. Hobart getaway: Freycinet Retreat, Coles Bay

Be that Romeo (or Juliet) and book that romantic retreat on Tasmania's east coast. You'll feel worlds away from anyone and everyone in 1 of only 10 rooms, all of which take in outstanding views of The Hazards, Friendly Beaches, Great Oyster Bay and the Tasman Sea. As a bonus, all rooms come with a free gift pack which includes a bottle of sparkling from the region. We'll toast to that.

  • Star rating: 4 stars
  • Rooms start from: $435 per night

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Fraser Suites Perth.

11. Perth city staycation: Fraser Suites, Perth

Water views? Tick. Central city location? Tick. Indoor AND outdoor pools? Tick and tick. There's so much to love about the Fraser Suites we're certain you and your loved one will too. For foodies we recommend booking a table at the in-house Heirloom restaurant whose menu was designed by celebrity chef Pete Evans.

  • Star rating: 5 stars
  • Rooms start from: $253 per night

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12. Perth getaway: The Stirling Arms Hotel, Swan Valley

Now the thought of staying in a pub hotel might not sound like your idea of romance, but this one's a trendsetter. Built in 1852 this historic building has been transformed into a glamorous outfit, complete with 10 modern and roomy suites. Not to mention its location which is right on the doorstep of the Swan Valley and its famous wineries.

  • Star rating: 4 stars
  • Rooms start from: $148 per night

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13. Canberra city staycation: Hyatt Hotel Canberra

Luxe up your life with one romantic night at the Hyatt. It's centrally located but you won't want to leave the hotel with its beautifully marbled bathrooms, impeccable service and spacious rooms. Tack on a buffet breakfast for two. You know you want to.

  • Star rating: 5 stars
  • Rooms start from: $259 per night

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Darwin Ramada.

14. Darwin city staycation: Darwin Ramada Suites Zen Quarter

Imagine clinking glasses to that view. Now wait until you see the outdoor swimming pool. Make your Valentine's Day really sing by booking the apartment with a sea view. Select rooms booked through Trip also include breakfast and late check-out thrown in.

  • Star rating: 4 stars
  • Rooms start from: $104 per night

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