Romantic getaways in Charlotte

North Carolina’s Queen City is known for its innovating blending of modern skyscrapers through rich green areas right in the city center, giving the city a light and relaxing feel, ideal for a romantic weekend away from the hustle and bustle of daily life.

Charlotte isn’t just known for its urban forest ambiance though, the city has deep ties with Southern culture, with fantastic local restaurants,  NASCAR connections, and rich history, so no matter your interests you’ll something that caters to you during your couples getaway.

Don’t skip out on this lush city and book your romantic getaway in Charlotte!


List of romantic hotels in Charlotte

The Ritz-Carlton

To kick off our list, the Ritz-Carlton boasts the classic essential amenities for an outstanding romantic getaway in Charlotte.

The Ritz boasts, in addition to stunning decór throughout hotel grounds, a gorgeously lit indoor swimming pool as well as a relaxing full-service spa that is sure to get you in the mood for your romantic weekend.

The onsite romantic restaurant, BLT Steak, serves typical steakhouse fare for you to enjoy on your couples getaway.

Each suite at the Ritz is equipped with ample seating areas and a cozy, inviting decór that will transform your living space from a plain hotel room and into a love nest for your romantic weekend retreat.

The Ivey's Hotel

This luxurious boutique hotel offers guests individually decorated rooms and gorgeously styled hotel grounds that’ll guarantee you romantic getaways in Charlotte.

As you’d expect from a luxury hotel such as Ivey’s, a lavish full spa is available onsite. Relax from the troubles of day-to-day life during your weekend getaway with a massage package.

Sophie’s Lounge, a romantic restaurant located onsite, serves up fine dining American cuisine to end each day of your couples getaway on a high note.

JW Marriot Charlotte

The JW Marriot is one of the highest rated hotels in the city, and its easy to see why, boasting a convenient location, incredible amenities and decór throughout, this is the perfect hotel for couples looking for romantic getaways in Charlotte.

The rooftop swimming pool and the sun terrace overlook the city, giving you great views of the skyline to set the mood for your romantic weekend.

Dean’s Italian Steakhouse specializes in typical steakhouse fare with an Italian twist, while Caroline’s Oyster Bar serves fresh seafood for a change of pace during your romantic getaway in Charlotte.

The Ballantyne

Another Charlotte favourite, the Ballantyne offers lavishly decorated and furnished rooms to help you make the most of your romantic getaway in Charlotte.

Spiral staircases and fine furnishings throughout the hotel grounds create an opulent yet welcoming vibe that’ll set you up for a great romantic weekend. 

The Ballantyne boasts both  indoor and outdoor swimming pools. The full-service spa offers every kind of service you hope to find on a romantic hotel in Charlotte.

Charlotte Marriot City Center

A great part of makes a great hotel for couples is the location, and you can’t have a better location than the Marriot, conveniently situated in the city center for an unforgettable romantic getaway in Charlotte.

Get your day off to a great start or wrap up an exciting day out and about on the city at either of the onsite restaurants, Stoke Charlotte and Coco and the Director both specialize in American cuisine.

Each elegant room at this romantic hotel in Charlotte boasts ample bathrooms equipped with oversized walk-in showers.


Hilton Charlotte Uptown

Another centrally located hotel, the Hilton Uptown is equipped with state-of-the-art amenities to provide you with the best experience during your romantic getaway in Charlotte.

The onsite restaurant, Coastal Kitchen, serves American cuisine so guests can enjoy a piece of home while on their romantic weekend getaway.

Each suite at the Hilton boasts hardwood floors and fine furnishings, with ample seating areas and spacious bathrooms.

Omni Charlotte

The Omni is an incredible luxury hotel in the city’s financial district that offers guests unmatched comfort for their romantic getaways in Charlotte.

Close to the city’s main attractions, the Omni boasts not only a great location but also stunning onsite amenities, the rooftop swimming pool gives guests incredible views of the city while the poolside bar serves handcrafted cocktails within even having to leave the water.

Any of the two onsite restaurants are sure to satisfy your romantic weekend cravings.


The Duke Mansion

Whether you’re looking for an inexpensive romantic getaway or a quaint boutique hotel away from the hustle and bustle of the city center, the Duke Mansion has everything you could ask for from a romantic hotel in Charlotte.

Enjoy your romantic weekend and take a stroll through the mansion’s lush gardens and end your evening on the right note by enjoying a sumptious glass of wine by your room’s fireplace.

Hyatt Centric Charlotte

The Hyatt Centric is a top pick when it comes to romantic getaways in Charlotte, beautifully located in the city’s SouthPark District, nothing will seem too far to walk to.

Aside from its incredible location in the Queen City, you’ll find yourself warmly welcome at this hotel for couples by the attentive staff.

Each elegant room at the Hyatt Centric is modernly styled and furnished for a sophisticated weekend getaway.

Canopy by Hilton

Another hotel in the incredible South Park district that makes our list, the gorgeous Canopy is a 4-star hotel, boasting modern amenities and bright decór throughout the property that is sure to energize you for an incredible second honeymoon. 

Featuring a terrace and multiple comfortable lounge areas, the Canopy is a beautiful hotel. Central Cafe & Bar is a romantic restaurant located on site, that serves fine American cuisine at every meal.

Each suite at the Canopy boasts comfortable seating areas and spacious, fully equipped bathrooms.

Kimpton Tryon Park Hotel

As you may have noticed so far, the Queen City isn’t lacking when it comes to gorgeous, stunningly equipped hotels, and that the Kimpton is another such hotel, everything from the outside terrace to the fine marble bathrooms in the rooms, the Kimpton Tryon Park oozes style and charm.

The Kimpton’s onsite spa is incredibly well equipped and staffed, offering soul-soothing treatments and rejuvenating massages, just what the doctor ordered for your romantic weekend getaway.

The experience would be lacking if there wasn’t a great place to wine and dine at the Kimpton, and Angeline’s is exactly that, serving old school classic Italian cuisine with a modern twist.

Renaissance Charlotte

A charming boutique hotel in the green district of South Park, the Renaissance has a casual chic aesthetic, ideal for a laid back romantic weekend getaway.

The indoor pool overlooks the surrounding green areas, making it easy to relax and get in the right head space to enjoy your honeymoon.

The perfect day to finish each day of excitment and adventure is to sit down by atrium and enjoy a meal at the onsite restaurant, Flagstones, to the sound of the water fountain.

Every elegant room at this romantic place boasts hardwood floors and furnishings as well as spacious balconies overlooking the surroundign area.

Grand Bohemian Hotel

The aptly named Grand Bohemian hotel is a monument to opulent style in the Queen City’s central district.

Everything from the moment you walk into this hotel screams charm, every common area boasting a tasteful blend of luxury and comfort that is sure to make you feel special during your weekend getaway. 

The fully equipped onsite spa offers a variety of stress cleansing massages and if you feel like pampering yourself, a wealth of rejuvenating treatments are also available.

Two romantic restaurants are located onsite, Mico Restaurant and the Bohemian Cafe Garden serve gourmet American cuisine.

Charlotte Marriot

Stay at the Marriot in Charlotte’s South Park district for an easy-going and relaxing weekend getaway surrounded by greenery, while being a short walk away from a variety of popular Charlotte attractions.

The Marriot is home to a gorgeous outdoor swimming pool. The onsite restaurant, Rexford Park, servers sumptuous prime chops and seafood, beautifully coupled with fine wines.

Each elegant room at the Marriot boasts fine furnishings and bright decór.

The Westin Charlotte

To wrap up our list, the Westin in Charlotte’s city center boasts stunningly designed and decorated rooms for an unforgettable romantic weekend getaway, with each suite boasting marble finishes, hardwood floors and finishes, spa tubs in the bathroom, and ample seating areas with sweeping views of the city.

The Westin boasts an indoor swimming pool where you can swim away the woes of daily life and relax and unwind for your special romantic weekend.


Romantic things to do in Charlotte

Once you have chosen the perfect hotel for your romantic getaway, let’s find a complementary thing to do in Charlotte so you can get the most out of your couple’s vacation.

Billy Graham Library

The Billy Graham Library is a public library and museum in Charlotte North Carolina that is dedicated to documenting the life and work of America’s Pastor, Christian Evangelist Billy Graham.

This majestic 40,000-square-feet experience is comprised of videos exhibits, memorabilia and films that tell the story of Billy Graham and his message of God’s love.

McDowell Nature Center

Charlotte is known for its incredible amount of green spaces, so its no surprise for anyone that the McDowell Nature Center makes the list, this natural preserve is an ideal escape from the city center during your weekend getaway.

Spanning over 1100-acres of pristenly conservated forrests and rolling hills. A wealth of well marked hiking trails are in the area so you can freely enjoy the scenery.

Freedom Park

One of the city’s most popular green spaces, Freedom Park is a wonderful stop while you’re exploring the city, inbetween destinations for a charming picnic by the lake, or ideal for a late afternoon romantic walk.

Water fountains are scattered throughout the park, and the landscaping is sure to grab your attention at this stunning Charlotte park.

NASCAR Hall of Fame

The American South is well known for NASCAR, and the NASCAR Hall of Fame in Charlotte offers you an opportunity to immerse yourself in the local culture, and who knows, maybe it’ll turn you into a fan yourself.

To guide you through the Hall of Fame you can book a tour to learn more about this classic Southern sport and its legends.

Mint Museum Uptown Charlotte

The Mint Museum in Charlotte’s burgeoning city center, housed in a gorgeous 5-story arquitectural marvel, and is home to a variety of internationally renowned exhibits, such as the Craft + Design collection.

Perfect for a culturally enriching date while on your romantic getaway in Charlotte, the Mint Museum features a variety of outstanding European, American and contemporary collections.

Discovery Place Science

The Discovery Place Science is a great place to end your romantic weekend in Charlotte off on, a slow and relaxed tour through a fun and educational multifaceted museum that will stimulate your curiosity.

A wealth of exhibits on a variety of topics are housed in a museum, such as the Apollo Moon Missions or the science behind rainforests and their importance.

More romantic getaways close to Charlotte

If you want to find more romantic hotels, we recommend these locations below, so you can find the perfect accommodation for your next romantic getaway or vacation.

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