What to Bring for an Overnight Romantic Getaway


In addition to the usual toiletries, pack these items to get in the mood for love.

Whether you’re looking to get sparks flying, add sizzle to your current relationship, or rekindle the romance, going on a romantic getaway is one of the best options. Worried about leaving work or your kids behind for so long? Don’t worry - even a one-night getaway can do the trick.

When planning an overnight getaway at a hotel, don’t rely on the hotel amenities and staff to set the mood. As you prepare for your trip, here are the things to pack to get you and your partner in the mood for love.

Formal clothes
Since you’re going out for a romantic trip, it’s likely that you’ll be having dinner at a classy restaurant, either in the same hotel or somewhere else. To be sure, pack clothes that would fit in at posh restaurants. Men should pack a suit or khakis and leather shoes. Meanwhile, women ideally should bring a stylish dress, jewelry, and high-heeled shoes that match their outfits.

Other clothing
Consider what activities you’ll be doing. If you’re the active couple, you might want to do some hiking, or sightseeing. Pack appropriate clothes for those activities. Also, don’t forget to pack clothes to wear home the next day and for your romantic night in - clean underwear and sexy lingerie!

To spice up your evening, prepare romantic activities for your and lover. Some examples include “truth or dare” board, a deck of kinky cards, strip poker, sexy spin the bottle. Make sure to pack the necessary items needed.

Music can promote romance and relaxation. So don’t forget to download your favorite tunes before leaving. Think of the songs that have a special meaning to both of you. If you need more ideas, stick to classic songs from your favorite genres. Make a playlist and take advantage of the iPod-accessible radios many hotels have. When you play them. these special songs will help set the mood when you get to the room.

Wrap a few gifts for your partner and sneak it into her bag. Packing gifts for a romantic getaway could be the best surprise. Surprises make your romantic trip truly memorable.

Romantic items
You’re getaway won’t be complete without romantic items such as chocolate-dipped strawberries, roses, scented bath soap, and silk robes. If the hotel allows candles, purchase aromatherapy candles and a lighter. For a more exciting experience, pack massage oils too.

Regardless of your activities, remember to bring a camera so that you can capture the beautiful memories. These photographs will remind you of the romance you shared during the trip.

So next time you and your partner plan to spend the weekend at a nearby resort or book a Las Vegas hotel for an overnight romantic getaway, remember these tips!