Does your romance need some heat? Warm things up with a shoulder season getaway to Whistler where room rates are slashed but the fires burn just as bright.
The sprawling one-bedroom suites at the Sundial Boutique hotel come with mountain views, full-sized kitchens (with proper pots and Henkel knives) and massive soaker tubs. Theres no room service, but theres nothing better than sex for breakfast. Suites from $159. 1-800-661-2321, www.sundialhotel.com
Should you manage to leave your room, Araxis new hundred-mile menu will have you eating from the local larder in style. If youre lucky enough to score a bottle of the 2004 Foxtrot pinot noir youll be dancing home. www.araxi.com
Take the 20-minute daytrip to Pembertons North Arm Farm for their famous carriage rides to the pumpkin patch, pumpkin-pear soup, and boxes of buttertarts from the bakery. Grab a bag of Yukon Golds (the best for mashed potatoes) before you go. www.northarmfarm.com