If you are looking for a great destination to have a romantic getaway this Valentine’s Day, look no further than Traverse City. We continue to be one of the top Michigan destinations year-round. Take a look at how you can celebrate Valentine’s Day in Traverse City with a loved one:

Tour Front Street

Get out and explore the quaint Front Street right here in downtown Traverse City during your romantic getaway. You will be able to find a variety of boutiques and unique shops such as Cherry Republic that sells all things cherries. Pick up an outfit for a romantic dinner that evening or stop in one of the romantic cafes. No matter what your interests, you will find something you like over on Front Street.

Stop by a Vineyard or Winery

A lesser-known fact about Traverse City is that our region produces a unique variety of wine that is exclusive to the area. Have a romantic outing at one of the many local wineries or vineyards right here in Traverse City. Mari Vineyards and Bowers Harbor Vineyards continue to be local favorites and produce incredible wine. Take in the beautiful scenery as you sip on your favorite vintage. Don’t forget to pick up a bottle or two to relax with back at your vacation rental.

Have a Romantic Dinner

Nothing says romance better than a romantic dinner on Valentine’s Day. Traverse City has several different fine dining establishments that offer a romantic ambience you are looking for. Stop by PepeNero for incredible Italian cuisine that is located in a former chapel. The Cook’s House is a petite restaurant that is chef owned and is located in an understated building. While the ambience may not be as romantic here you will get the most attention of any chef here in the city. Trattoria Stella also features delicious Italian food that is curated with a farm to table philosophy. The curated wine list will pair with your Valentine’s Day dinner. Each of these restaurants are open for dine in services and highly recommend a reservation prior to your dinner plans.

Valentine’s Day in Traverse City

As you can see, there are plenty of romantic activities in Traverse City waiting for you. Reserve one of our vacation rentals today to have access to private homes with luxury amenities that no other lodging can offer.