From the sky-scraping 27th floor of the towering Hyatt Regency Denver, you can pop the cork (or the question) while beholding heart-palpitating panoramas from Peaks Lounge, a gorgeous floor-to-ceiling-windowed bar showcasing memorable vistas of the Rocky Mountains and brightly lit city skyline. Furnished with plush, oversized sofas and chairs and illuminated by the flame of a blazing fireplace, it's a place that invites lingering, even if the altitude-high drink prices might cost you more than an engagement ring. But, oh, those views!
7. Date Night Scavenger Hunts
Looking for a unique date night idea? Try a scavenger hunt with Let's Roam. It's perfect for first dates as well as couples who've been together for years. It's a great way to experience the city where you can pause the hunt to have a bite or a drink.
It's easy to get lucky in love at Hotel Monaco, renowned for its elegantly appointed rooms and suites bedecked with down pillows and comforters, bold color schemes (think racy reds), deluxe bath amenities. and playful furnishings. Indulge in the hotel's afternoon wine hour, complete with complimentary chair massages, then slide into a booth for two at Panzano, the excellent, on-site Northern Italian restaurant. In the morning, luxuriate in a massage, either in your room or at the VEDA Salon & Spa.
9. The Clocktower Cabaret
If you're bored with the bar scene but still fancy a classy place to sip and sup while taking in top entertainment, join the other canoodling couples at The Clocktower Cabaret, a sensually attired, Parisian-styled nightclub tucked into the basement of the historic D&F Tower in downtown Denver. The sexy showroom dazzles with its clusters of chenille-draped tables illuminated by whimsical antique chandeliers dangling cowboy boots and clocks. Everyone from piano bar crooners and vocal impressionists to vaudeville comedians and jazzy national acts grace the glittering stage.
This inviting downtown cooking school is beautiful and well-outfitted, making it the perfect locale for an outside-of-the-box date night. Together, you can visit different regions of the world from France and Italy to the American Southwest, learn how to bake gourmet cookies, cook a holiday feast, or take a tasting tour of craft beer, wine and spirits.