Wednesday, February 11, 2015

Embrace L'amour and Celebrate Your Magnifique Valentine at Sofitel DC

From our friends at the Sofitel DC...

L’amour is in the air and hearts are a flutter so why not plan a weekend getaway to the Sofitel DC for Valentine’s Weekend. The property has a magnifique lineup of events to spoil your love including a “Magnifique Romance” weekend package, a special dinner menu in iCi Urban Bistro and a chocolate tasting featuring Valrhona chocolates. Ooh la la.

Discover the world of Valrhona Chocolate, the premium chocolate manufacturer in France as our own pastry chef will prepare decadent treats for the holiday. We will host a Valrhona ambassador as she teases our taste buds with a sensorial journey around the world with gourmet chocolate. The tasting event will be from 3:30 PM until 5:00 PM and includes a champagne toast featuring Valrhona’s Opalys, Dulcey, Bahibe, Manjari, Tainori and Guanaja chocolate prepared in various forms by our pastry chef.

iCi Urban Bistro will take love to the next level with a 4-course menu prepared by Executive Chef Franck Loquet including magnifique choices to spoil any palate and partner. The dinner choices include a salad course, a fish course, a meat course and finish with a dessert course. The price is $85 per person and an extra $50 per person when adding the Billecart-Salmon champagne pairing.

Wrap the weekend by making the Sofitel DC your home base. The “Magnifique Romance” package includes all the amenities to spoil your sweetheart. Starting at $320, the package includes newly renovated and luxurious accommodations, a bottle of champagne delivered to your room, a box of chocolates and breakfast in your room and the luxury of time, with a late check-out until 4:00 PM. Sofitel DC has your love connection. Call (202) 730-8800 to make a reservation or book online at with promotional code ROMSOF.

Sofitel, World Class Hotels & French Elegance:
Sofitel is the only French luxury hotel brand with a presence on five continents with 120 addresses, in almost 40 countries (more than 30,000 rooms). Sofitel offers contemporary hotels and resorts adapted to today’s more demanding and more versatile consumers who expect and appreciate beauty, quality and excellence. Whether situated in the heart of a major city like Paris, London, New York, Shanghai or Beijing, or nestled away in a country landscape in Morocco, Egypt, French Polynesia or Thailand, each Sofitel property offers a genuine experience of the French “art de vivre.”