The perfect date for Valentine’s Day
Love is in the air this February. Break the monotony of everyday engagement this Valentine's day, and stir up some romance in exquisite locales where the hustle-bustle of your daily life is kept at bay.
In metro cities, people crave serenity, privacy, and memorable moments with their loved ones, especially on this special day. One wishes to choose an ideal destination that will be etched forever in their memory. With so many options available out there, selecting one perfect experience can be confusing.
Unsure where to go this Valentine's Day? BW Hotelier has curated a list of destinations and experiences offering something unique for you to explore and have a cosy affair with your partner/loved ones this Valentine's day.
Taking out your loved one for that perfect romantic meal?
Alan D. Wolfelt has said that "Food is symbolic of love when words are inadequate." When coupled with a romantic ambiance, the food can amplify the mood wherein companions can nurture deeper connections.
Lending a cozy touch to Valentine's Day, JW Marriott Juhu, Mumbai has curated an exclusive evening for Glamping in the Lotus garden. Guests can own a private tent decked in dreamy fairy lights under the starry skies, the sea breeze and have a perfect date night. The finest champagne, sparkling wine, and a Chef's specially curated five-course menu of gourmet signature dishes and desserts are also available to add to the luxe quotient. Additionally, here, guests can revel in some star-gazing through a professional telescope with their significant other.
If adding a cooling touch to the dining experience is on your wishlist, then take your date to a dinner by the poolside at 'The Tamara Coorg.' The star-studded skies add to the beauty of the experience. While at 'The Tamara Coorg,' engaging couple activities like treks, couples' Zumba sessions, couples' mixology sessions, and couples' chocolate moulding session will rekindle the joy of learning together. Save the dates to surprise your partners:
You can participate in the ‘Couple Cook-Off’ session that will take place on February 12. During the session, the Gourmet chefs at Tamara Coorg will help you enjoy the process of cooking food. Food, when prepared with love instills a feeling of togetherness. Taking inspiration from this philosophy, indulge in a pasta making session with your partner. Besides, preparing a delicious plate of noodles and family-favourite pizzas are also lined up in the couple’s cook-off this Valentine’s season.
In addition to that, release your endorphins by swinging in the Couple’s Zumba Session on February 12. And taking a couple’s massage or sauna to unwind after the invigorating session.
On February 13, don’t miss out the Mixology Session. Here, you can meet the Master Mixologist to create innovative cocktail-making sessions through the Valentine’s Day sessions at The Deck and learn to make the perfect martini, mojito, daiquiri, margarita, sangria, and pina colada together.
Indulge in the preparation of the popular aphrodisiac with a sweet, flavourful, and exciting chocolate-moulding session on February 14.
Another tempting array of irresistible dishes and a wonderfully created five-course menu will be served by the poolside at Hyatt Regency Chennai on February 14, 2021. Sip-away your wine and sway to the romantic era's classics played by a Live band at the poolside.
Combining romance and infinite tastes with Valentine's Day at JW Marriott Mumbai Sahar, the Oysters and Vodka Brunch at JW Café, will be live on February 14, 2021 from 12:30 pm to 3:30 pm. Mumbai Sahar's Italian specialty restaurant is also offering a Truffles Menu from February 20 to February 28 from 6:30 pm to 11:30 pm.
A sumptuous buffet and ala carte menu await at ibis' Spice It, with a 21 per cent discount on food and beverage under the special menu curated for Valentine's Day at select hotels.
For all the Bengaluru-based love birds, Valentine's Day celebrations are happening under the open skies, next to clear blue waters with a view of the gorgeous Bangalore skyline at Ozaa, the rooftop Mediterranean restaurant. With a handcrafted seven-course menu, an option to make your dinner date into a relaxed stay with a buffet breakfast the day after, a late check-out, this package will truly be a great surprise for your loved ones.
Roseate Hotels & Resorts has also some exciting offers to make this Valentine's day memorable for you and your special someone. Couples can enjoy a delicious lunch or dinner buffet at DEL (both indoor and Alfresco) with an option to opt for a BMW pick up and drop on additional charges as well as a cake with your picture to capture your mood. People can also opt for a romantic date under the stars by the pool at Tara and enjoy a handcrafted dining experience with an impressive 5-course menu, champagne, bouquet of roses, and a special giveaway.
At 1522 Bar and Kitchen in Goldfinch Hotel, MIDC Central Road, Andheri East make your romantic dreams of dinner under the stars come true on February 14, 2021. 1522 offers a rare open-to-sky dining experience that's away from the city's clamor while still being at its heart. With its Valentine's Day special menu, 1522 is serving its modern-Indian love affair of a menu offering a stunning variety of Indian-inspired dishes. Along with romantic live music.
Suppose you and your partner wish to relish the menu curated by Chef Vineet Bahuguna consisting of Exotic live Shawarma stations, Tuscan Pizzas, cupid strikes cheesecake, love bite crème caramel, strawberry delight, Kandhari Murg, Curry Laksa, Valentine's mouse and much more, in that case, visit Hilton Garden Inn, New Delhi/ Saket. The hotel's fragrant setting adorned with roses, strawberries coupled with great music will make your Valentine's Day special. You can also enjoy a Karaoke performance there.
Moreover, if you are in the mood to dance the night away on a DJ's beats, then the floor at High spirits waits for you. You can access some hand-made cocktails and mocktails by the bar captain there.
You can also book a room with an extravagant celebration at India Grill and check out late and refreshed after a delightful cooked- to-order breakfast Hilton Garden Inn, New Delhi/ Saket. The celebrations will begin 7.30 pm onwards on February 14.
A thematic lunch and dinner buffet await you and your partner at the Peshwa Pavilion, ITC Maratha, Sahar, Andheri (East), Mumbai on February 14. The lunch buffet will begin at 12 pm and last till 2.45 pm, while the dinner buffet will be available from 7 pm to 11.45 pm. To add Asian flavours to your day, head to Pan Asian, Dum Pukht, for lunch and dinner on February 14. Lunch will be available from 12 pm to 2.45 pm. Dinner will begin at 7 pm and will continue till 11.45 pm.
Enjoy a romantic brunch with your loved one or indulge in a romantic dinner at Jaipur Pavilion, ITC Rajputana.
You can also share the love by gifting artisanal hampers and curated offerings by the ITC Rajputana in the form of hamper boxes.
These boxes contain rose and Cashew Marzipans, Strawberry Linzer shortbreads, Almond and Cranberry Florentines, Lavender and dark chocolate tarts, and much more.
If you want to have a dreamy private candle light dinner at a tastefully decorated poolside cabana, Novotel Hotels & Resorts Goa has put together a truly magnificent valentine's feast. Keeping your safety in mind, the space is accessible to only six couples.
Guests will be treated to an amuse-bouche on arrival complemented with a bottle of sparkling wine and a special valentine cake. You can enjoy every dish on the 4 course set menu with your valentine, while soaking up the gorgeous views of the poolside and landscapes. The feast will begin on February 14 from 8:30 pm to 11:00 pm.
Share a meal and some quality time with your beau on Valentine’s Day at Courtyard by Marriott Bengaluru Hebbal. You can pamper your taste buds with some extravagant dishes like Chicken Dum Biryani, live BBQ and pasta stations, delicious desserts like red velvet cakes and much more at both Valentine’s Day Brunch from 12:30 pm to 4:00 pm and The ‘Hearty’ Dinner from 7:00 pm to 11:00 pm.
A perfect mix of chic decor, great ambience and food under the stars and by the pool, 'Nazaara,' the open air rooftop restaurant at Courtyard by Marriott Bengaluru Hebbal is an ideal spot with stellar views of Nagavara lake while you savor in rich Indian specialty cuisine, paired with a wide array of wines, spirits, cocktails & craft beer. The timings are from 7:00 pm to 11:00 pm.
Gift your loved ones a 'sweet' token of love!
Exchanging a box of chocolates brings a smile to the face regardless of the age be it, a kid, young adult or elderly. If you are also thinking of bringing a smile to your loved one's face then gift a box of chocolates to your loved ones by ordering it from the comfort of your home. Taj is providing a plethora of chocolates. Specially curated Hospitality@Home hampers or the newest ASA collection – Indian inspired handcrafted chocolates by TajSATS are there to convey your message to your loved ones. From delectable almond rocks to an elegant mélange of artisanal hand-made chocolates, each treat has been created thoughtfully for the guests.
The pastry chefs of Taj have been creating these favourite chocolates for decades, adding a touch of sweetness to the lives of many. The hampers include a collection of premium sweet-treats. The box of ASA delights, on the other hand, has been made with nutmeg, saffron, chilli, and citrus to recreate classic regional flavours. Wrapped in beautiful packaging, Taj's lip-smacking chocolates can be availed directly from home by placing the order online at www.luxury.tatacliq.com, www.tajhotels.com, and www.qmin.co.in.
Another option includes bouquets of desserts consisting of a wide variety of cakes, cookie popsicles, cupcakes, pastries, chocolates, and macrons. These bouquets of baked delights can be availed with just one click via Marriott on Wheels.
Offering three types of special hand-made donuts – Berry Crush, Cupid’s Favorite, and Hearty Love, Mad Over Donuts will help in translating your romantic feelings in a sweet form. The donuts are available in all outlets across India (Mumbai, Pune, Chennai, Delhi, and Bengaluru) till February 14.
Escape with your partner on a weekend staycation
JW Marriott Mumbai Sahar has curated various experiences for Valentine's Day celebrations. To break free from the locked life, you can venture out with your partner for a luxurious staycation this Valentine's month and avail the 'Suite Surprise staycation' offer by JW Marriott Mumbai Sahar. The Suite Surprise Luxury Staycation Offer will allow guests to spend those dreamy moments together. Guests can opt for the Executive or Premium Suites which are on offer with a range of experiences weaved in, including cocktail hours, romantic in-room dining experiences, and much more.
One can indulge in Conrad Bengaluru's Valentine's Day spa, dining, and staycation offerings to rekindle love. Additionally, one can spend some quality time with one's partner by the poolside at Conrad Bengaluru.
Furthermore, if you wish to enjoy an aphrodisiac dining experience with your partner, then head over to Four Seasons Hotel Mumbai. Upon arrival, guests can enjoy a complimentary upgrade to the hotel's popular Deluxe Sea View Room category decked up for love with Valentine's amenities and romantic décor. With late check-out until 4 pm, a complimentary signature Four Seasons breakfast, gourmet dining experiences crafted exclusively for the weekend, and more, the hotel welcomes guests to unwind and reconnect together in its luxurious accommodation. Couples can also enjoy celebratory add-ons like handcrafted chocolates by Four Seasons pastry chefs, flowers, heart-shaped cakes, flavoured macaroons, and champagne.
In case you wish to enjoy a beautiful brunch then Aphrodisiac Brunch at San:Qi (Four Seasons Hotel Mumbai) is there to fulfill your wishes with its offerings like oysters, strawberries, and a chocolate fountain on offer along with live stations and more curated especially for Valentine’s Day.
You might as well try their a la carte dinner featuring specials crafted for the day like Seared scallops and heart of palm with olive salsa, Baked baby lobster with champagne beurre blanc and garlic asparagus, Asparagus and chamomile mousse mille-feuille, and more. Fueled by a sparkling wine-based cocktail menu, romantic ambience, and a sweet little giveaway for diners, San:Qi's Dinner Duet is designed to cultivate love in its idyllic settings.
That’s not all, at AER Bar and Lounge- Four Seasons, you can cherish picturesque views from the 34th floor, and enjoy the craft cocktails, gourmet tapas, and the chic sophistication of AER – Bar and Lounge. In addition to that, the dessert menu with live music through the evening will certainly set a groovy mood for you and your partner.
If you and your partner are partygoers, then you must not miss the Valentine’s Day rooftop party at ITC Maurya, New Delhi. Cherish the culinary delights offered at their rooftop restaurant under the stars. Accompanied by a thrilling DJ performance, Valentine’s Day Celebrations will begin on February 13 from 7 pm.
For adding a royal twist to your date night, you can dine like a nawab at Dum Pukht. Apart from that, ITC Maurya, New Delhi, has laid a dinner buffet spread to please your culinary dreams. With live grills, exquisite food offerings, and a wide range of delicacies.
Ottimo at West View is providing an opportunity to dine under the stars with the finest Italian cuisine and grills with live music.
Moreover, you can take specially curated hampers for takeaway and delivery Nutmeg – The Gourmet Shop or you can or you can have a takeaway order Valentines special meal for two from Gourmet Couch.
ITC Grand Bharat, Gurugram is offering a romantic rendezvous under the stars in a mesmerizing candle-lit ambience, overlooking breathtaking views of the Aravali hills. Celebrate the day with an exclusive gazebo dining by the Ghats of Yamuna.
You can also enjoy intimate dining experiences in the sun-kissed alfresco ambiance of the picturesque Vrindavan lawns. Cherish the warm moments in the lap of luxury with their outdoor Valentine's Brunch serving up curated courses and premium beverages by the Ghats of the Yamuna on February 14.
If you want to gift your valentine a roller-coaster of an experience, head over to WelcomHeritage properties with your special someone. From a royal welcome, to a rose petal-filled bedroom, chocolate platter, champagne, bonfire, candle light dinner, dance, music, safaris, tours, and more!
Be it a getaway amidst the hills or a historic journey back to the royal era, many of WelcomHeritage properties ranging from WelcomHeritage Urvashi’s Retreat, Manali, WelcomHeritage Kasmanda Palace, Mussoorie, WelcomHeritage Ashdale, Nainital, WelcomHeritage Grace Hotel, Dharamshala and WelcomHeritage GlenView across Himachal Pradesh and Uttarakhand to WelcomHeritage Inderpura Resort, Udaipurvati, WelcomHeritage Connaught House, Mount Abu, WelcomHeritage Mandir Palace, WelcomHeritage Mohangarh Fort & WelcomHeritage Kalyan Bhawan, Jaisalmer and WelcomHeritage Umed Bhawan, Kota across Rajasthan, have introduced a special Valentine’s Day offer; not to mention WelcomHeritage Ramgarh in Haryana, WelcomHeritage Jungle Home in Pench and WelcomHeritage Panjim Inn in Goa, for the history enthusiasts, wildlife adventure seekers and beach lovers.
The package also includes cookies/ cake platter in the room, glass/ bottle of wine, Valentine’s Day special decoration like towel art in the room. Most of the packages are available from February 12, 2021 and can be booked through their website.
If you want to have a relaxing weekend with your loved one and have the option of selecting exceptional dining experiences, celebrate Valentine's day in the luxurious property in Hotel Sahara Star Mumbai. You and your loved one can gorge on a selection of dishes from around the world at 'The Earthplate' restaurant and celebrate your valentine’s evening in a candle-lit setting over a specially curated menu and luxurious concoctions or have an enchanting night under the stars at 'The PAGODA' where you will have a set menu along with a bottle of sparkling wine and valentines themed cake.
The Indian specialty restaurant, Namak, invites you to celebrate Valentine’s Day with a traditional blast of delicacies complemented by conventional Indian desserts. Moreover, The Ocean – Private Dining Room, set against the backdrop of the ocean, the restaurant offers the right place for a dream proposal that would forever be a memory to remember.
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