Valencia Group hotels Celebrate Galentine’s Day throughout February

Valencia Group hotels provide the perfect locations for girlfriends to escape and celebrate “Galentine’s” day throughout February.  Grab your gal pals for a fun-filled retreat to one of five, bustling pedestrian-oriented destinations, brimming with shopping, dining and entertainment options.  Hotel Valencia Riverwalk in San Antonio, TX; Hotel Sorella CITYCENTRE in Houston, TX,  Hotel Valencia Santana Row in San Jose, CA, Hotel Sorella Country Club Plaza in Kansas City, MO, and Lone Star Court in Austin, TX are ready to welcome you and your besties for the best girlfriend getaway ever!  For more information or to reserve, visit or call 866.842.0100.

Hotel Valencia Riverwalk

Discover the charm of downtown San Antonio and the hotel’s waterfront location while enjoying the luxurious accommodations, inventive cuisine and impeccable service that Valencia Group is known for.

 Your Girlfriend’s Guide to Galentine’s Day:

  • Kick off the trip with a GreyTini in Vbar and then take in the movie it was inspired by: Fifty Shades of Grey, which opens February 14.
  • Hop on a river cruise tour and scope out the restaurants and bars lining the famed River Walk.
  • Embark on a culinary journey at Citrus and experience Executive Chef Robbie Nowlin’s delectable cuisine.

 Hotel Valencia Santana Row

Every girl has that special group of friends who knows her secrets and supports her life decisions.  Ditch Valentine’s Day and make new memories with those that know you best in the heart of San Jose’s sought after Santana Row.

 Your Girlfriend’s Guide to Galentine’s Day:

  • Unwind with spa treatments at Burke Williams or InSpa.
  • Head to a screening at CineArts Theatre.
  • Blow it out at Dry Bar, Bellarmine or Atelier.
  • Start the evening with a GreyTini in Vbar and recap your day over dinner at Citrus.

Hotel Sorella CITYCENTRE

Get a taste for the unexpected in Houston at one of the country’s highest ranked hotels, where incredible amenities are at your doorstep amidst the CITYCENTRE district.

Your Girlfriend’s Guide to Galentine’s Day:

  • Rock out – on the rock wall – at the adjacent, 140,000 Life Time Athletic club, then tune out with a massage at LifeSpa.
  • Catch a chick flick at CITYCENTRE’s Studio Movie Grill.
  • Toast your friendship with a signature house cocktail at Monnalisa, which features a central fireplace, starlit ceiling, poolside terrace and acclaimed roster of local and visiting performers.
  • Sample the modern Italian fare at Radio Milano, critically acclaimed as one of Houston’s best new restaurants.

Hotel Sorella Country Club Plaza

Get hip to Kansas City and the region’s most sophisticated new property, ideally situated to enjoy the best of the landmark Country Club Plaza district.

 Your Girlfriend’s Guide to Galentine’s Day:

  • Ease into the day European breakfast at Francesca’s.
  • Take in a stroll on the Plaza and check out the area’s restaurants, bar and events.
  • Indulge in the culinary delights and dramatic view at Rosso, helmed by Executive Chef Steve Tracy.
  • Bring on the night with Bubble bottle service in Bar Rosso.

 Lone Star Court

Glamp in style at Austin’s coolest, new retro-inspired boutique hotel.  Take in the sights of The Domain, where top shops, entertainment and dining are steps away, or explore nearby attractions like Hamilton Pool or Lake Travis.

 Your Girlfriend’s Guide to Galentine’s Day:

  • Gussy up with a stop at Spa Reveil or The Salon at The Domain.
  • Mosey on over to the food truck for a jalapeno mac & cheese or a pulled pork taco.
  • Two step the night away at the Water Trough.
  • Cap off the evening over s’mores at the fire pits.

About Valencia Group

Houston-based Valencia Group is a fully integrated hospitality company that provides management, development, branding and repositioning services for independent, full-service hotels owned by the company, in addition to third parties.  Exceptional service, style and location are the trademarks of Valencia Group properties, which have earned both national and international recognition for their distinctive designs, amenities and settings.  Valencia Group continues to forge a niche with hotels that anchor and add value to urban, mixed-use environments, which further support or enhance the guest experience with superior residential, restaurant, retail and office components.  Signature properties include: Hotel Valencia Santana Row in San Jose, CA; Hotel Valencia Riverwalk in San Antonio, TX; Hotel Sorella CITYCENTRE in Houston, TX; and Hotel Sorella Country Club Plaza in Kansas City, MO.  Valencia Group’s newest concept, Lone Star Court, is a reinterpretation of the nostalgic motor court.  The recently opened flagship is located at The Domain in Austin, TX.  All have become destinations and gathering places within their respective communities, some further benefitting from and enriching their location within the cultural heart of a city.  For more information, please visit

CONTACT:       Amy Trench, Valencia Group, 210.218.4018,