With work, family, school, life in general pulling us in so many different directions each day, it can be hard to find time to keep the flame of romance alive in a relationship. You need time to stare longingly into his eyes. You need time to wrap your arms around her. Give yourselves that time with a weekend away for Valentine’s Day in Delaware. A baker’s dozen of hotels across the state have packages available to fit your relationship’s style and budget.

Hilton Wilmington/Christiana – Taste of Valentine

Intimate and romantic – who could ask for more from a Valentine’s Day? The Hilton Wilmington/Christiana’s Taste of Valentine package includes rose petal turndown service and Executive Level accommodations. It also features a five-course dinner with Chef Robert Fratticcioli. There’s a Romance Package, too. You’ll be treated to a chilled bottle of champagne upon your arrival.

Rates vary. Call 302-454-1500 for reservations and more information.

Inn at Montachin Village – Romance Package

Of course the beautiful Inn at Montchanin Village has a Romance Package to ensure your Valentine’s is memorable. The facility is private, luxurious and romantic. You’ll enjoy champagne, Swiss chocolates and a fresh berry presentation when you arrive. You’ll also be able to eat at Krazy Kat’s. Rates start at under $275 a night. Plus you two can feel the stress of the world melt away together with a couples massage at The Spa – prices vary depending on the service.

Call 800-269-2473 or 302-888-2133 for reservations and more information.

Hotel du Pont – Bed & Breakfast Package

The luxury and opulent décor of Hotel du Pont says romance all on its own. But if you want to make the stay extra special, consider adding on the Bed and Breakfast Package. It includes valet parking and breakfast in the hotel’s beautiful restaurant – a couple of extra amenities to make your stay even easier and more pleasurable. It starts at less than $250 per night.

Call 800-441-9019 or 302-594-3100 for reservations and more information.

Sheraton Wilmington South – Valentine’s Day Package

If you love food, the Valentine’s Day Package at the Sheraton Wilmington South is the right choice for you. It’s incredibly easy to access right off I-95. And once you’re there, you’ll find champagne and chocolate delivered to your suite. Then you’ll get a four course dinner and breakfast the hotel’s Wilmington Grille. The rate is less than $250.

Call 866-716-8134 for reservations and more information.

Clarion Belle – Valentine’s Day Overnight Package

The word “clarion” means loud and clear. You’ll get a message of love loud and clear from the Clarion Belle’s Valentine’s Day Overnight Package. A delectable dinner for two Saturday combines with a late night bottle of champagne and chocolate covered strawberries to make for part of an incredible Valentine’s weekend. When you wake up Sunday morning, Valentine’s Day itself, there will be a hot breakfast buffet waiting for you both to get the annual day of love off on the right foot. The package is $195, but you can do just dinner for $95.

Call 302-428-1000 for reservations and more information.

Hilton Garden Inn – Romance Package

Focus on the two of you and just get away from it all. The Hilton Garden Inn offers a great spot in central Delaware to celebrate Valentine’s Day. There’s sparkling wine and breakfast for two. Even in the cold of February, you can enjoy the warmth of the hotel’s pool and hot tub. And a romantic weekend here won’t break the bank. It starts at just under $130 a night.

Call 302-674-3784 for reservations and more information.

The Bellmoor – Valentine’s Getaway Package

Take your Valentine’s at the beach to the next level with The Bellmoor’s Valentine’s Getaway Package. A rose, hand-crafted chocolate truffles and sparkling wine in a deluxe room is exactly what you need to get a celebration of love underway. The package costs less than $600 for two nights. But you can also just add the same amenities to any room for $65. And don’t forget about massages. The Bellmoor’s spa offers three kinds of romantic couples for $225 for 50 minutes.

Call 302-227-5800 for reservations and more information.

Boardwalk Plaza Hotel – Valentine’s Package

Take your special someone back to a more romantic time – the Victorian Era – at the Boardwalk Plaza Hotel. Its Victorian Valentine package includes three nights, chocolates, champagne and dinner for two at Victoria’s on February 14th. There’s also breakfast or Sunday brunch for two. It’s the perfect way to relax and reconnect with the ocean right outside your window. Get a great room now while they last!

Rates vary. Call 800-33-BEACH or 302-227-7169 for reservations and more information.

Hotel Rehoboth – Be My Valentine Package

An expensive bottle of champagne, chocolates, spa discounts and dinner at a great restaurant – the Be My Valentine Package at Hotel Rehoboth has everything you need for a romantic weekend. You get complimentary champagne glasses. You get your choice of restaurants for dinner – Lupo Italian Kitchen, Blue Moon, Cultured Pearl, Summer House or Fins. Plus there’s a deluxe continental breakfast. All that and packages start at less than $500. Book your room today!

Call 877-247-7346 or 302-227-4300 for reservations and more information.

Avenue Inn – Wine & Dine Package

There is no better way to wow your sweetie than by wining and dining them. The Avenue Inn’s Wine and Dine Package starts with a bottle of red or a bottle of white, whatever kind of mood you’re in that night. Then you enjoy a wine, cheese and cracker reception. You’ll get dinner at Salt Air, Henlopen Oyster House or Cultured Pearl – one more delicious than the next. There is also a deluxe breakfast buffet.

Call 800-433-5870 for reservations and more information.

Inn at Canal Square – Vintage Valentine Escape

Staying right in the heart of beautiful Lewes will allow you to connect with each other while connecting with this quaint town. The Inn at Canal Square’s Vintage Valentine Escape includes champagne, chocolates and $75 for dinner. Two nights starts at under $475.

Call 888-644-1911 or 302-644-3377 for reservations and more information.

Bewitched/Bedazzled B&B – Valentine’s Special

If a full-scale hotel doesn’t say romantic to you, try a cute bed and breakfast instead. Bewitched/Bedazzled B&B is a great option in Rehoboth. And its Valentine’s Special includes a rose, champagne and a box of chocolates. And maybe no weekend is complete without your four-legged friend. Well, they are welcome at the B&B too!

Call 302-226-3900 for reservations and more information.

Hyatt Place Dewey Beach – Romance Package

Discover Dewey Beach’s softer side with the Hyatt Place’s Romance Package. You’ll get chocolates and wine or champagne with your room. Enjoy them as you watch the sun rise together over the ocean or watch it set over the bay. It could be just the right choice for you and your loved one with its very reasonable rate of less than $150 a night.

Call 302-864-9100 for reservations and more information.