Spend Valentine’s Day at The Brown Palace

RomanceLove is in the air this Valentine’s Day and there is no better place to spend the holiday than at The Brown Palace. Whether you’re treating your sweetheart to drinks, dinner, a weekend getaway, or all of the above, we’ve got the perfect solution to light the fire this Valentine’s Day.

Flowers.

One of the more obvious romantic gestures, flowers on Valentine’s Day is a must. Stop by the Brown Palace Flower Shop and pick up a bouquet for that special someone.

Cocktails.

Start off the evening at the Ship Tavern for Happy Hour. With a wide variety of microbrews, specialty cocktails and wine, pre-dinner drinks are a perfect way to get the evening started off on the right foot.

Date Night.

Take advantage of the romantic Valentine’s Day Package from the Palace Arms and treat your sweetie to a night on the town. Available on February 14th and 15th only, enjoy a three-course prix fixe dinner at the Palace Arms along with a bottle of champagne, complimentary parking, and an evening stay in one of our luxurious, romantic suites.

Weekend Escape.

Extend the romance for a weekend getaway or Sunday Brunch with one our limited time Valentine’s Day Specials. Available until February 17th, indulge in chocolate covered strawberries and a bottle of champagne while tucked away in a romantic Brown Palace suite. Enticed by those delicious chocolate covered strawberries and champagne? Join us for Valentine’s Day Chocolate Sunday Brunch for two at Ellyngton’s the morning after your romantic evening stay.

Affairs of the Heart Tour.

Let hotel historian, Debra Faulkner, show you around the property and enlighten you with all the juicy details of various love affairs that have taken place at The Brown Palace over the past century.

For more information on Valentine’s Day Specials and Packages available at The Brown Palace, please call 303.297.3111 or email concierge@brownpalace.com.

Last Minute Gift Ideas for Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day is just around the corner, actually less than four days away, but that doesn’t mean that you don’t have time to get mom something extra special. Here at The Brown Palace we have oodles of great gifts that are fit for the queen that your mother is. Here are a few last minute Mother’s Day gift ideas here at The Brown Palace.

Spa Treatments. Nothing says the greatest son or daughter than giving the gift of relaxation. Here at The Spa at The Brown Palace you can treat mom to a series of massages, facials, body treatments, manicures & pedicures, nail treatments, waxing services and salon hair care. Better yet if you are really cramped on time to find a gift, our spa has a wide variety of spa and beauty products that make the perfect gift. Please visit here for a full list of spa treatments and amenities and to make reservations.

Traditional Afternoon Tea. For an afternoon of relaxation for your mom to enjoy solo or with her lovely children, be sure to take part in The Brown’s longstanding tradition of afternoon tea. Afternoon tea offers an elegant setting to enjoy tea, scones, tea pastries and tea sandwiches, all of which are artfully prepared by our culinary staff daily. You will also experience the soothing sounds of The Brown’s harpist or pianist. To ensure a spot at afternoon tea you can make reservations now. Open daily from 12-4pm in our atrium lobby.

Brown Palace Flower ShopMake mom feel like the best mom ever on Mother’s Day with a flower arrangement from The Brown Palace Flower Shop that will make all other moms jealous.  Whether is’s an orchid or a dozen roses, your mom will love the sight and smell of the flowers you give her. To order your arrangement today, please visit our Brown Palace Flowers Page.

For more information regarding reservations or for general inquiries please call 303.297.3111 or e-mail us at concierge@brownpalace.com.

Flower of the Month: Ranunculus

Better known as Buttercups, Spearworts, Lesser Celandines, Coyote’s Eyes, and Bachelor’s Buttons, Ranunculus flowers are perfect for any event or occasion. With blooms in a variety of colors including; pure white, pink, yellow, red, orange, and gold they are stunning to say the least. Ranunculus flowers offer an equally elegant alternative to roses or peonies and are best shown off in a clear vase for all to see.

October’s Flower of the Month

It’s always exciting to add an unexpected element to your wedding bouquet or centerpiece.  For twists to the traditional arrangement, try various herbs, berries and other natural pieces.  Perfect for fall and winter events, wow your guests with the The Brown Palace’s unique spin on the flower of the month.

Flower of the Month: The Calla Lily

We love this elegant long-stemmed flower so much, we’ve dubbed it The Brown Palace’s Flower of the Month. Coming in a handful of deep, rich hues in addition to the classic white look, the Calla Lily is clean, modern and oh so classy!  See what makes the sophisticated Calla Lily the perfect floral focus of your wedding centerpieces or bridal bouquet.

Flower of the Month: Perfect Peonies

An extravagant, rich plant that can be grown in several ways- we dub the flower of the month- the Peony. The Peony is a popular flower for the picking or creating an exciting arrangement. Don’t be intimidated by its lustrous blossom and delicate appeal- the peony is actually quite easy to grow and a relatively low maintenance plant.  The peony is easily adaptable, versatile, and able to live mostly on its own. Its beauty, personality, and qualities make this flower an irresistible choice. Come and visit our selection of charming, lovely Peonies at the Brown Palace Flower Shop.