Pleasant valleys, lush pine forests, snow-capped mountains and red-sand deserts: romantic getaways in Utah come with a wealth of gorgeous backdrops that are only made better by staying at the most luxurious Utah couple’s resorts.
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Romantic getaways in Utah: skiing, horseback riding & more
The best romantic getaways in Utah take advantage of the state’s amazing landscapes and opportunities for adventure. What’s better than enjoying awe-inspiring ski slopes or horseback riding through vibrant canyons only to grab a gourmet dinner then retire to a posh, cozy five-star room?
The top five resorts in Utah for Couples
The top five couple’s resorts for weekend getaways in Utah are both luxurious and close to many of the state’s top attractions — most notably, the national parks.
1. The Sorrel River Ranch Resort & Spa: a four-star resort near Arches National Park
One of the best places to stay in Moab, Utah, and located on the river of the same name, the Sorrel boasts premier accommodations with a homey, rustic aesthetic. Enjoy fabulous views of the nearby plateaus, which are often snow-capped in winter (which is one of the best times to visit Utah).
If you’re looking for a fun family adventure in Moab, the Sorrel resort is less than 20 minutes away from Arches National Park. Make Sorrel your home base while you explore Utah’s beautiful scenery on your honeymoon by connecting with a Fora travel advisor.
2. Stein Eriksen Lodge: America’s top ski resort
Stein Eriksen Lodge is a five-star hotel in Utah’s Deer Valley, just south of Park City, one of the best ski towns in Utah. The lodge isn’t just one of the best places to stay in Utah, it’s routinely ranked among the top ski resorts in the United States for its friendly atmosphere, stunning views and lavish, cozy decor.
One of Utah’s true boutique hotels, Stein Eriksen Lodge offers unparalleled, individualized service in a luxurious setting. Consider the hotel a top Utah honeymoon option for couples that enjoy snow sports and alpine views.
3. The Waldorf Astoria in Park City: a romantic getaway in Utah featuring skiing & horseback riding
Another one of the best places to stay in Park City is the Waldorf Astoria, located in a seemingly secluded valley only a few minutes outside of Park City proper. This perceived remoteness lends itself a romantic aura perfect for any Utah honeymoon.
Likewise, the Waldorf Astoria offers a fantastic base for romantic getaways in Utah. Additionally, it’s also one of the better family resorts in Utah, especially for families that love skiing and snowboarding.
Beyond snow sports, there’s opportunity for equine adventure, too. Horseback riding is a signature experience at the Waldorf in Park City (and check out our Utah adventure itinerary for more).
4. Amangiri: an elegant and unique resort in Utah for couples
Even among the most unique places to stay in Utah, Amagiri stands out for its commitment to presenting guests with a singular experience.
The resort’s remote location provides guests with amazing opportunities for stargazing and desert-bound adventure. To that end, behind Amangiri’s utilitarian exterior is posh, minimalist decor that complements the area’s natural setting.
5. Goldener Hirsch, Auberge Resorts Collection: a Bavarian-inspired resort in Utah’s Rocky Mountains
The Goldener Hirsch is a gorgeous Bavarian-themed resort in the quiet Silver Lake Village neighborhood of Park City. Skiing, bobsledding and snowboarding are only steps away from the resort’s doors, as are the horse-drawn sleighs you can take to tour the nearby slopes and pine forest.
Plus, the Goldener Hirsch features an array of fine German and Austrian cuisine, a rarity in the American Southwest. Plan the ultimate winter getaway to Park City with a Fora Advisor.
Exploring national parks & the big city on a Utah honeymoon
No romantic getaway to Utah is complete without checking out Salt Lake City and the state’s national parks.
Among the most fun places to go in Utah, Zion National Park has an otherworldly beauty to it that makes it a must-see destination for a Utah honeymoon (check out our Zion itinerary). But if you don’t want to stray too far from the best couple's resorts in Utah, Arches and Bryce Canyon are equally picturesque and much closer to Salt Lake City and Park City.
Plan your romantic getaway to Utah with a Fora Advisor
The best way to book your romantic Utah getaway — whether it’s a Utah honeymoon, anniversary or anything in between — is to connect with a Fora Advisor. Not only do they have all the intel on the best couple's resorts in Utah (or anywhere, like the best Vegas hotels for couples), but they’re true travel experts: advisors can make recommendations that actually count, ensuring your romantic Utah getaway is an unforgettable experience.