If you're looking for alone time with your sweetie this Valentine's Day (or Valentine's Weekend), Cape Cod is the perfect destination for a relaxing and romantic getaway. Experience delicious dining without the crowds, take in a stunning sunset, or do a little window shopping with your loved one.

Relax with a massage
Whether in need of a few moments of peaceful bliss, or looking to spend a relaxing hour with your special someone, consider a massage for mid-winter revitalization. Shui Spa at The Crowne Pointe Inn & Spa in Provincetown provides Kiehl’s facials, body wraps and restorative massages, along with a sauna and steam room set in a tranquil setting. With two Cape Cod locations - in Sandwich at the Dan'l Webster Inn and Hyannis at the Cape Codder Resort - Beach Plum Spa specializes in overnight and day packages for massages, facials and a host of other treatments. Solstice Day Spa in Hyannis also offers an oasis for rejuvenation, and a one-hour couples' massage customized to fit your specific needs.

Hideaway at a quiet retreat
Perched atop Provincetown's West End overlooking the ocean is the luxury Lands End Inn, just named one of the most romantic inns & hotels in America by TripAdvisor users. Also ranking on that list is the Chatham Inn at 359 Main, which offers both mid-week and weekend Valentine's packages that include a chef's choice breakfast, full dinner menu, and champagne and chocolate-covered strawberries awaiting you in your room. For a mix of old and new, the Blushing Oyster B&B in Yarmouth Port is nestled along The Captain's Mile on Old Kings Highway and boasts welcoming common spaces and updated suites that retain much of the original architecture. Platinum Pebble Boutique Inn delivers breakfasts in bed and an atmosphere that mixes the best of boutique hotels and cozy bed and breakfasts; their Couples Romance package includes a couple's massage, wine and gourmet chocolate upon arrival, and dining credit at a local eatery.

Idyllic winter beach walks
Who says the beach is just a summer destination? Cape Cod is full of beautiful coastlines and plenty of hidden beaches that make it the perfect spot for romantic walks under brilliant sunsets or morning runs with your special someone.

Romantic Dinner
When was the last time the two of you took time to enjoy dinner without checking your phone? Use Valentine's Day as an excuse to get to know your sweetheart all over again with a delicious dinner that will warm both the stomach and the heart. The intimate Belfry Inn & Bistro in downtown Sandwich will offer its full winter menu of contemporary American cuisine, plus a fabulous six-course tasting menu for Valentine's Day, while the Naked Oyster Bistro & Raw Bar in Hyannis will serve a la carte romantic-inspired specials, as well as its full menu of land & sea favorites. Siena in Mashpee Commons specializes in creative Northern Italian-inspired entrees served alongside an impressive martini and wine list. The cozy Roadhouse Cafe in Hyannis reopens after renovations just in time for Valentine's Day; toast the occasion over such entrees as blackened swordfish, Sole Milanese and filet mignon. And Captain Linnell House in Orleans offers fine dining in an ultra-romantic setting; the restaurant is housed in a former sea captain's home with a menu featuring local oysters, escargot, lamb and duck.

Dinner and a movie
Make it a full night out with a movie at the Chatham Orpheum Theater, a historic jewel-box theater on Cape Cod. Arrive before the show for a glass of wine in the lobby cafe. Afterwards, opt for dinner at the nearby Chatham Wine Bar, featuring more than 100 wine bottles on the menu. The Falmouth Cinema Pub is the perfect option for a more casual outing, with a menu that includes pizza, pub fare and pitchers of beer served at cozy tables in the viewing room.

Retail Love
Show your adoration and appreciation with a small token or big bling from these Cape Cod retail favorites. Whether you're buying chocolate for your love or you just plain love chocolate, Chatham Candy Manor's fabulous fudge, chocolate covered cranberries and sea salt caramels are an extra special treat, and Cape Cod Chocolatier's handcrafted chocolates, truffles and candies will never disappoint. Looking for jewelry? Chatham Jewelers offers a hand-picked variety of classic and modern styles, as well as a selection that reflects Cape Cod aesthetics, while Robert E. Guertin Jeweler in Sandwich features traditional and contemporary silver, gold, and platinum jewelry. along with a Cape Cod collection boasting two-toned bangle bracelets with Cape-themed charms. For one-of-a-kind items, hit the antique trail along Route 6A for everything from vintage furniture and jewelry to housewares and artwork.