With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, it’s not too late to surprise your loved one with a romantic weekend break. Whether you want to explore the romantic cities across Europe or spend the weekend locked inside your hotel room, we have put together some great deals that are sure to score you brownie points this Valentines.
Don’t worry if you’re not loved up this 14th February, celebrate singledom with your friends on a weekend break, cupid might strike his arrow whilst you are having fun and letting your hair down.
Hop on the Eurostar and take a weekend break to Paris, the city of love. No break to Paris would be complete without a trip to the Eiffel Tower. Wine and dine your other half and enjoy the authentic French cuisine served at Le Jules Verne, the restaurant located in the Eiffel Tower. Take a river cruise on the Seine and don’t forget to express your love by writing your names on a padlock, attaching it to the Pont Des Arts and throwing away the key.
Book the Eurostar and hotel from Lastminute.com for only £225.45 and you will also get up to 8% cashback. If you want to do some sightseeing whilst in Paris, book with Paris City Vision and you will also get 5% cashback.
If you’re single and fancy a solo trip to Paris, stay in a hostel and you won’t spend the weekend alone. Hit the Parisian bars and get chatting to the locals, try and pick up some French whilst you are there, after all, it is the language of love! Book with Hostelworld and receive 2.5% cashback.
Venice is another city renowned for its romance. Enjoy a romantic trip on a gondola through the canal streets of Venice. Relax and enjoy as your gondolier explains the history. Enjoy the many cobbled streets and visit the main square, The Piazza San Marco and indulge in some fine wine. In the evening, see an opera at Teatro la Fenice, the famous Venice opera house. This Italian city is also well known for the infamous ladies’ man, Casanova. Enjoy a few drinks at Do Spade bar near the bridge where he met his lovers. Also taking place during Valentine’s Day is the Venice Carnival which runs until the 17th February.
Book with Gogroopie from just £99 for return flights, accommodation and breakfast plus get up to 8% cashback.
London is an exciting city that never sleeps, with so much going on in and around the capital including a range of tourist attractions, quirky bars and stunning eateries. Spoil your Valentine with a private capsule on the London Eye. Cupid’s capsule comes with private boarding, a personal host, a bottle of Pommery Brut Royal Champagne, luxury box of Hotel Chocolat pink champagne truffles and a complimentary mini guide for each guest. Book with the London Eye for £360 plus get up to 6% cashback.
Why not extend your trip and stay overnight in London and spend some quality time together? Choose from a range of locations across London with Thistle Hotels. Book the Me & You package from just £89 which includes bed and breakfast for two, a chilled bottle of champagne, Belgium chocolates and welcoming toiletries, bathrobes and slippers.
With Valentine’s Day falling on the weekend this year, don’t stay in and feel sorry for yourself about being single, go out and have fun with your friends. Dance the night away at one of London’s trendy bars or go to one of the many singles’ parties taking place on the 14th. Save money on train travel when you book your tickets in advance with thetrainline.
Splash out and jet off to New York for Valentine’s Day. There is so much to see in New York that a weekend break might not seem long enough. As well as the main tourist attractions of Central Park, Statue of Liberty and a boat trips to Staten Island, a must see for Valentine’s Day is a visit to the Museum of Sex with artefacts, works of art, photographs, costumes and technological inventions. If you want to reminisce about romantic scenes in your favourite movies, take a romantic movie moments tour. The two and a half hour tour includes highlights from When Harry Met Sally, Sweet Home Alabama, You’ve Got Mail, Breakfast at Tiffany’s, Sex and the City and more.
Book your flights and hotel with Travel Trolley and you will also get up to £15 cashback
Not only is New York great for couples, but ladies will especially enjoy a trip to New York solely for shopping. Start off on 5th avenue where you will find big name brands like Tiffany & Co, Bloomingdales and Macys.
Enjoy a tranquil weekend of relaxation and pampering by treating yourselves to a spa break for Valentine’s Day. From just £115 per person you can enjoy one night’s stay at Kettering Park Hotel & Spa. The Valentine’s spa break offer includes dinner, bed and breakfast, champagne in the room, full use of the spa and a spa tester treatment from a choice of a taster facial, body polish, salt and oil scrub, nail tidy and varnish, back, neck and shoulder massage or a shoulder and scalp massage. The hotel has a pool, sauna, steam room and gym so once you have enjoyed your treatment, continue to unwind.
Book with Spabreaks.com and you will also receive up to 6% cashback.
If the realisation that you are single on Valentine’s Day is causing you stress, grab the girls and head off on a relaxing spa break. Sip champagne by the pool with your friends and indulge in some girly gossip and pampering.