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Oceanfront Romance is in the Air at Atlantic Hotel & Spa, with Distinctive Couples Valentine’s Day Packages, Starting at Only $120

Fort Lauderdale, Fla. — Jan 28, 2018 — Beckoning with romantic ocean views, exquisite cuisine and a sea-and-citrus-inspired day spa, the Atlantic Hotel & Spa, located on beautiful Fort Lauderdale Beach, is enticing couples with unique Valentine’s Day packages. Starting at only $120, the alluring offerings include a Gourmet Picnic Dinner on the Beach, Oceanfront Dinner at Coastal, and three Spa Atlantic packages. All packages are available from February 11 to February 18. No overnight stay required.

Gourmet Picnic Dinner on the Beach (Picnic Basket for Two):

Guests can mesmerize in the beauty of Fort Lauderdale Beach and the sweeping vistas of the Atlantic Ocean while enjoying the following:

  • Grilled jumbo shrimp with cocktail sauce
  • Small wheel of Brie with Carr’s water crackers
  • Bocconcini & tomato salad
  • Gorgonzola crusted tenderloin of beef sliced on ciabatta
  • Smoked salmon herb cream cheese on pumpernickel
  • Truffle potato salad
  • Chocolate dipped strawberries
  • Gourmet cookies
  • Includes a bottle of San Pellegrino, a bottle of Pinot Grigio or Chianti, tablecloth blanket, disposable utensils, glasses and a battery-powered lantern

$120 per couple (price excludes tax, service charge and refundable $50 basket deposit). Reservations must be made by 2 p.m. daily at eatcoastal.com.

Oceanfront 3-Course Dinner for Two at Coastal
Couples can indulge in delightful Italian-inspired coastal cuisine at Coastal, Atlantic Hotel & Spa’s new beach-chic dining concept, offering stunning ocean views. The package includes:

Starters (choice of):

  • Oysters on the half shell (cold water, ½ dozen)
  • Beef Carpaccio with broccoli rabe aioli, crostini
  • Swordfish meatballs with piccata, artichokes and capers
  • Primi Piatta Meat & Cheese Board for Two: prosciutto, soppressata, reggiano, mozzarella, fontina, olives, friend piadina

Entrées (choice of):

  • Seafood Cioppino with clams, mussels, shrimp, scallops, calamari, atop spaghetti
  • Filet Mignon crusted with gorgonzola, roasted fingerling potatoes
  • Sautéed Yellowtail Snapper with broccoli rabe and red pepper caponata


  • Valentine’s Day Dessert Sampler with tiramisu, cannoli and key lime tartlette
  • Includes a bottle of Pinot Grigio or Chianti, coffee, tea, espresso or cappuccino

$150 per couple (price excludes tax and service charge). Reservations strongly recommended at eatcoastal.com.

Three Unique Spa Packages at Spa Atlantic
Spa Atlantic, Atlantic Hotel & Spa’s oceanfront sanctuary, allows couples to relax, rejuvenate and simply be enamored with each other. All packages include chocolate covered strawberries. Spa Atlantic’s three Valentine’s Day couples packages include:

“Chocolate Dipped for Two” — $280 (chocolate oil optional for massage service)

  • 50-minute couples Swedish massage
  • Deluxe pedicure
  • Champagne toast
  • “Red Hot Love” — $270
  • 50-minute couples hot stone massage
  • Warm aroma bath
  • Champagne toast

“You Are Loved” — $150

  • 25-minute zone therapy massage
  • 25-minute strawberry & cream facial
  • Express manicure

For spa package appointments, call 954.567.8085, email spa@atlantichotelfl.com or stop by at 601 N. Fort Lauderdale Beach Blvd. All packages include access to Spa Atlantic’s hydrotherapy tubs, steam rooms, sauna, rooftop pool and fitness center. Valet parking will be discounted. An automatic 20 percent gratuity will be added to the original price of the service.

About Atlantic Hotel & Spa

An AAA Four Diamond-rated property, Atlantic Hotel & Spa is the ultimate oceanfront destination for relaxation and fun in the sun. Located on Fort Lauderdale Beach, this luxury boutique hotel overlooks miles of sun-splashed golden beaches and is a member of the Preferred Hotels & Resorts portfolio. The ever-attentive staff is devoted to providing superior service and catering to every whim. Oversized rooms and suites evoke the sense of an exclusive oceanfront club as guests are pampered at the award-winning Spa Atlantic and indulge in sea-inspired fare at Coastal, enjoy the sunny rooftop 5th Floor Oceanfront Terrace which is also home to the Pool Bar, a heated outdoor pool, whirlpool tubs, a 24-hour gym and Spa Atlantic. Atlantic Hotel & Spa is located at 601 N. Fort Lauderdale Beach Blvd. in Fort Lauderdale. Please connect with Atlantic Hotel & Spa on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. For more information or reservations please visit atlantichotelfl.com or call (954) 567-8020.

Durée & Company’s Guide to Celebrating Valentine’s Day in Fort Lauderdale

Valentine’s Day is right around the corner, and Durée & Company has everyone on your list covered with a roundup of the best Fort Lauderdale has to offer this holiday. Are you a thrill seeker seeking to take your love to new heights? Or a romantic who prefers an intimate oceanfront dinner and a couples massage? Either way, let us help you find the perfect way to celebrate V-day with your loved ones.

Enjoy an indulgent and irresistible Valentine’s Day menu at BRIO Tuscan Grille

  • Try a captivating Sweetheart Martini or a glass of bubbly to start off the night right and celebrate an evening of love.
  • Enjoy BRIO’s specially prepared Lobster & Shrimp Scampi or Bistecca BRIO – or order one of each and share!
  • Finish your meal with a decadent Molten Chocolate Cake garnished with mascarpone cream and white chocolate raspberry gelato.  

Take love to new heights…literally! Treat your sweetheart or galantine to the perfect date night at iFLY Fort Lauderdale

  • iFLY’s “Spread Your Wings for Two” package offers 4 flights you can share with your lover or BFF for only $139.95! Flights include a personalized flight certificate, flight gear, training and 2 video clips from flight sessions!
  • Gift cards are also available to purchase in a variety of denominations online and on site. They range from $25 to $500.

Love is in the air at BRAVO Cucina Italiana this Valentine’s Day –

  • Impress your special someone with a night out that starts with a Chocolate Martini or a glass of bubbly.
  • Dive in to specials like Shrimp & Lobster Campanelle, Grilled Salmon Picatta and Crab Crusted Beef Medallions. You’ll wish Valentine’s Day was all year long!
  • Round out your evening at BRAVO with a to-die-for Chocolate Cheesecake with mascarpone cream, anglaise and Oreo crumbs.

Experience an all in one Valentine’s Day extravaganza at Gulfstream Park

  • Start the night by singing the perfect love duet at PlugIN Karaokewhich offers 18 upscale, private karaoke rooms. Tickets are $49 per person and includes Heartbreaker cocktails, Love Me Not appetizers, chocolate goodies, live entertainment and gift card raffles. To purchase tickets, visit http://bit.ly/pluginvday.
  • Eat your heart out at one of Gulfstream Park’s 15 restaurants. You may view all restaurants – here.
  • End the night on a sweet note with a sweet treat for your sweetheart. Enjoy a delicious Dazzler or ice cream sundae at Häagen-Dazs, a frozen treat loaded with all of your favorite toppings at Yogurtland, or hand-made fine chocolates, macarons, or a cappuccino at Le Macaron.

Express your affection for your loved one this Valentine’s Day at Atlantic Hotel & Spa

  • Indulge in a delightful Italian-inspired three-course dinner for two at CoastalAtlantic Hotel & Spa’s new beach-chic dining concept for $150 per couple.
  • Guests can mesmerize in the beauty of Fort Lauderdale Beach and the sweeping vistas of the Atlantic Ocean with a gourmet picnic dinner on the beach for $120.
  • Take in each other’s company and relax while enjoying enticing couples’ spa packages, which start at $150.

Treat your loved one or yourself to kissable lips, contour that won’t wash off or youthful looking skin at Steiger Facial Plastic Surgery

  • Enjoy a HydraFacial that delivers instant and long-lasting results that you can see and feel for only $149.99!
  • Give the gift of perfect skin by gifting Steiger Skin Care line, which offers the most advanced anti-aging and preventative formulas on the market- the perfect Valentine’s Day gifts for that special someone in your life.
  • Gift cards are also available to purchase in a variety of denominations.

How will you celebrate the day of love? Let us know on Twitter @DureeCoPR!

 About Durée & Company

Durée & Company, Inc. is an award-winning full-service public relations, marketing and special events firm with offices in Fort Lauderdale, Florida and Aspen, Colorado. The firm serves the corporate, agency and non-profit arenas for local, national and international clients focusing on public relations for real estate, public relations for restaurantspublic relations for law firmspublic relations for charitiespublic relations for healthcare, and many more. Durée & Company services include Public Relations, Social Media, Marketing, Advertising, Special Events, and Radio Promotions and Outreach.

SobelCo Selects Douglas Elliman Development Marketing as Exclusive Sales and Marketing firm for Gal-leria Lofts, a Collection of Modern Luxury Residences Offering Urban, Mindful Living in East Fort Lauderdale

Fort Lauderdale, Fla. — Dec. 19, 2017 Jeffrey Sobel, president of longtime Boca Raton based development company SobelCo, is pleased to announce that the company has tapped Douglas Elliman Development Marketing to spearhead strategic sales and marketing for Galleria Lofts, a collection of 48 contemporary, luxury townhomes offering sophisticated urban living in East Fort Lauderdale. Seasoned real estate professionals Gigi Giusti and Joanna Berg will serve as on-site developer sales executives for the property.

Twenty-two residences are sold. Immediate residences are available, with the rest delivering in February 2018.

Located at 1005 N. Federal Highway, the tranquil Galleria Lofts are located in the heart of Fort Lauderdale, just ½ mile away from the modernized Galleria Mall, ¾ mile from the beach, and within walking distance from the Gateway Theater, allowing residents to immerse themselves in the urban lifestyle. Incredible shopping, casual to elegant dining, nightlife and day-to-day conveniences are right at Galleria Lofts’ doorstep.

Blending modern, innovative, urban design and lushly landscaped exteriors, the Galleria Lofts feature the latest innovations in energy efficiency. The development’s East Building features five unique models; the West Building offers six distinctive models.

Offering two-bedroom, two and one half-bath; and three-bedroom, two and one half-bath models, the Galleria Lofts feature two-story homes, measuring from 1,734 to 2,438 square feet. All homes include a private garage.

Prices for the Galleria Lofts start at $499,000.

Residence features include:

  • Gated, private community entry; secure lobby area with central elevator; telephone entry system into the building
  • Pet friendly
  • Elegant covered entries
  • Open, spacious floor plans with high ceilings
  • Impact resistant windows & glass doors
  • 18”x18” porcelain tile in all main living areas
  • Well-appointed kitchens with deluxe stainless-steel appliances; contemporary flat panel cabinets; contemporary solid surface countertops
  • Recessed hi-hat lighting throughout home (per plan)
  • Master bath: luxurious resort-style private wet room featuring ergonomic and comfortable free-standing soaking tub, porcelain tile floors and floating vanity with undermount lavatory

Amenities include:

  • Open pool and leisure area
  • Dog park/private park for community residents
  • Designer landscaping

“We are very happy to have Douglas Elliman Development Marketing on our team to showcase the Galleria Lofts, which are a wonderful investment opportunity,” said Sobel. “Situated in the heart of vibrant East Fort Lauderdale and offering multiple floor plans from which to choose, these residences offer buyers the best of sought-after urban living, fitting perfectly with their on-the-go lifestyle.”

The Galleria Lofts are located at 1005 N Federal Hwy, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304. The sales center is located at 1025 NE 18th Ave., #102, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304. For more information, call 954-779- 6972. Floor plans and more can be viewed at GalleriaLoftsFL.com.

About SobelCo
Since 1958, providing superior service has been the cornerstone of SobelCo and its affiliated companies, American Construction and American Realty Corporation. A family-owned and operated business, SobelCo specializes in development, construction, leasing, management and ownership of commercial, retail and residential real estate. The SobelCo commitment to excellence shows in every development, significantly boosting the value of the surrounding community. SobelCo’s objective is to preserve and enhance the value of real property by achieving the maximum return on investment through attention to efficient management, design, value engineering and homeowner/tenant relations. Just like its products, the company was built upon the principals of quality workmanship and top-notch service, all while upholding the highest possible standards of ethics and integrity. For more information, visit www.sobelco.com.

About Douglas Elliman Development Marketing (DEDM)
Douglas Elliman Development Marketing, a division of Douglas Elliman Real Estate, offers unmatched expertise in sales, leasing, and marketing for new developments throughout New York City, Long Island, Westchester, the Hamptons, South Florida and California as well as throughout the United States and internationally. The firm ranks amongst New York City’s most prominent sales and marketing firms. Drawing upon decades of experience and market-specific knowledge, Douglas Elliman Development Marketing offers a multidisciplinary approach that includes comprehensive in-house research, design and product development, marketing, and sales. Through a strategic global alliance with Knight Frank Residential, the world’s largest privately-owned property consultancy, the company markets properties to audiences in 60 countries. http://www.elliman.com/new-developments