No heart-shaped jacuzzis included.

People have been commemorating love on St. Valentine’s Day since the 14th century (take it up with Geoffrey Chaucer, V-Day haters). If you’re stepping up your game above flowers and conversation hearts, you’ll want to book a romantic weekend getaway. Here are our favorite lovey-dovey destinations in Washington.

Thornewood Castle in Lakewood is billed as “The House That Love Built,” but it was actually constructed by Native American workmen, some of whom left good-luck totems in the rafters. Since Stephen King’s Rose Red was filmed at the B&B, you can embrace the bloody side of Valentine’s Day.

The Willows Lodge in Woodinville is close to a lot of wineries, and everyone knows that booze makes the heart grow fonder. Make a beeline for the renovated spa at the hotel, which features couples packages.

Port Townsend has loads of the Victorian fanciness feels romantic (never mind that Victorian times were all about being buttoned up). You can even stay in a castle or recreate An Officer and a Gentleman at Fort Worden State Park.

• How do you pick the most romantic part of the San Juan Islands? Impossible. But island local and whale-watching guide John Boyd suggests table six at the Duck Soup Inn north of Friday Harbor; it’s right next to the fireplace.

• If you (or your Valentine) pine for the Twilight romances, who are we to judge? The town of Forks wasn’t exactly a luxurious retreat before the book phenomenon, but now there’s a themed B&B, and it’s an easy drive to the moody, romantic coast.

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