10 Romantic Beach Getaways in the U.S


A romantic getaway is an excellent opportunity for couples to escape the daily hustle of everyday life and spend quality time together. Time with little to no distractions. 

One of the best ways to reset and enjoy the moment is to visit a warm sandy beach with a cold drink. Oftentimes, a great conversation with the ocean in the foreground is what Cupid ordered.

Here are the ten romantic beach getaways, only two Hawaiian beaches, in the United States that you’re sure to enjoy as a couple! 

Key West, Florida

Many travelers will flock to Key West for a romantic getaway with their partner. Rightfully so as Key West is a natural paradise that boasts sandy beaches, magical sunsets, and pleasant breezes. The atmosphere is perfect for romantic couples to have a magical time in the tropical setting, relieving stress, and participating in various romantic activities, such as an outdoor candlelight dinner at a beachfront restaurant. 

Pismo Beach, California

If you are from Los Angeles or San Francisco, Pismo beach is the perfect romantic getaway. Only a three hour drive from each city, Pismo beach blends the scenic beauty, colorful sunsets, and surfing charm, making it an ideal destination for romantic couples. This charming beach town has plenty of things to do including relaxing at the nearby Avila Hot Springs

If you and your partner are keen beachgoers, Pismo beach is a perfect destination for you to enjoy the sunny weather and participate in activities like sea kayaking, surfing, swimming, fishing, clamming and kiteboarding. 

Waikiki Beach, Hawaii

Waikiki beach is the epitome of romantic trips because you can enjoy plenty of activities, including the Honolulu Zoo, the world-class aquarium, Kapiolani Park, Helicopter tours, Pearl Harbor Tour and hiking to the magical Diamond Head Crater. 

From happy hour hula dancing parties to tropical drinks at the tiki bars, there’s so much couples can do during their stay at Waikiki beach. 

Kona, Hawaii

Here’s another Hawaiian Island that made the list. Kona features nine beaches with crystal-clear water and white-powdery sand. Kona’s most famous beach is the crescent-shaped beach because it is less crowded, perfect for swimming and relaxing and enjoying the golden-red sunset in the evening. Moreover, you can also take a helicopter ride to watch the stunning sunset! 

Newport, Rhode Island 

Newport is known for its elegance, class and luxury. The small coastal town of Rhode Island is home to some of the best lobster rolls and Del’s Lemonade…a perfect combo for a romantic lunch. 

If you want to take in a more adventurous beach trip with your partner, Newport beach is perfect for surfing, sailing, swimming and boating. The cute coastal paradise also offers gondola rides, sunset cruises and beachfront restaurants to spend quality time with your partner. 

Rehoboth Beach, Delaware

Often overlooked, Rehoboth beach is located on the Delaware Shores. It is one of the most beautiful beaches in America for a romantic getaway. Many couples in the LGBT community frequent these beaches. Take a romantic walk along the boardwalk to Queen Street and see everything Rehoboth Beach has to offer! 

Outer Banks, North Carolina

Outer Banks is a unique beach getaway in the Carolinas. The pleasant annual weather and quiet beaches makes the Outer Banks appealing for a romantic couples getaway.

For the adventurous types, paddle boarding or kayaking on the Atlantic ocean is a wonderful way to spend an afternoon. Additionally, taking a tour to see the wild horses of Corova or climb the lighthouse can be enjoyable. 

With over 100 miles of coastline, local restaurants, shops and plenty of places to rent, Outer Banks is a recommended destination. 

Naples, Florida

Naples is home to some of the most pristine beaches in the United States. A romantic destination for many around the globe, the secluded beaches, luxury hotels/resorts, and gourmet restaurants make Naples a perfect place for a couples’ retreat. It is one of the most picturesque places in Southwest Florida, perched on the stunning views of the Gulf of Mexico. 

Luquillo Beach, Puerto Rico

Luquillo beach is a fantastic, modern, and welcoming place for romantic couples and honeymooners. Whether you want to relax under the gazebos along the beach or swim, surf, and snorkel, Luquillo beach is a perfect stop for couples visiting this United States territory. 

Moreover, Luquillo beach gives you versatile experiences, including adventure, thrill and relaxation. While you are visiting, don’t forget to enjoy the Bio Bay and the El Yunque lush-green rainforest to create lasting memories. 

Malibu, California 

Malibu has miles of fine sandy and crystal-clear beaches along the coast of California. With Los Angeles nearby, visiting Malibu can be a much needed break from city life. Many beach goers enjoy spending their days surfing, snorkeling, fishing and kiteboarding. During the downtime hours, there are plenty of local restaurants and entertainment to keep couples entertained. 

Ready To Go on a Romantic Getaway?

Superior Cruise & Travel, a KROZ Company, is the preferred travel agent for couple getaways. Through our exclusive partnerships in the most romantic locations, we’ll help you plan and book your next vacation. Start your fairy-tale getaway on the right foot and call us today at (800) 992-8064. 

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