Valentine's Day – 14 February – is coming in hot! And to ensure you're ready for romance, we have created this lovey dovey guide filled with everything you need to plan the perfect Valentine's Day celebration for you and your special someone. From gifting ideas for him and her, intimate picnics in the city and romantic escape offers for two to at-home date night ideas, Valentine's Day dinner specials and more, you can all find it here, in our Valentine's Day guide!
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Valentine's Dining Offers
It's time to plan something romantic and extra special for that sweetheart in your life, and what better way to spoil them with a lovely Valentine's Day dinner at one of Joburg's many restaurants. If you're wondering which restaurants will be hosting Valentine's celebrations this year (and practicing all COVID-19 safety regulations and protocols), then take a look at our list of restaurant specials and offers that we found around the city. Make sure you book your table ASAP as space is limited!
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There's nothing more lovey than grabbing your Valentine by the hand, along with a blanket and basket filled with delicious goodies, and enjoying each other's company with a romantic picnic for two. And lucky for us, there are a number of romantic picnic events happening in and around Joburg over the Valentine's Day weekend. Take a look at our list of venues offering this unique and oh-so special experience. Do keep in mind that pre-booking is essential and space is limited.
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It's the month of love, so grab your Valentine by the hand and create sweet memories with a oh-so romantic Lovecation at The Capital Hotels & Apartments available throughout February 2021. Choose your love nest at one of their luxurious hotels throughout the city and spoil your sweetheart with the ultimate time out – an overnight romantic experience for two.
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In Sandton there is no better place to recharge your love connection than at SEVEN Villa Hotel & Spa. Book your stay for any date in February and enjoy a five-course set dinner; romantic gifting; turndown service and breakfast together. To add some extra lux to your lovecation, choose a Villa Suite on the ground floor and enjoy some bubbles in your jacuzzi on your private deck. Grand Lux Rooms from R3 990* and Jacuzzi Villa from R6 800* per room per night.
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Be sure not to miss out on Avianto's Month of Love specials that are sure to sweep your Valentine right of their feet! They have everything your heart could ever desire including a luxury stay over for two, lovely countryside picnics, tantalising dining delights, as well as indulgent spa spoils over you and your partner well-deserved alone time. Click here to take a look at all of the Month of Love thrills Avianto has to offer this Valentine's Weekend.
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How about you whisk your sweetheart away on a relaxing and oh-so romantic night or weekend escape for two? Considering Valentine's Day is on a Sunday this year, why not make the most of this loved up occasion by making the celebrations last all weekend long? If this sounds like just the thing you want to plan for your love, then take a look at these local hotels that are offering romantic accommodations packages, along with some special extras, to make your Valentine's weekend an experience you'll never forget. To avoid disappointment, ensure you make your reservation well in advance.
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Interested in a romantic getaway this Valentine's weekend? Why not take a look at Flight Centre's 2021 Valentine's Weekend Packages available at beautiful destinations across the country and book something special for you and your sweetheart? These special offers are available for booking until 09 February 2021, so hurry and make your reservations ASAP!
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Valentine's Day isn't only about turning up the romance, it's also about indulging in all of the heart-shaped candy, decadent chocolates and lovey dovey doughnuts popping up left, right and centre! And if you're looking to get your hands on some of the sweetest treats fro your sweetheart, then take a look at these indulgent goodies that'll leave your Valentine's sweet tooth satisfied.
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Valentine's Day isn't Valentine's Day without a bouquet of beautiful, red roses. So, why not spoil that special someone with a stunning bouquet from one of these flower delivery services in Joburg? They're all sure to have something for every type of budget, message and Valentine. Be sure to order yours well in advance to avoid disappointment!
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How about a well-deserved visit to the spa with your Valentine? Not only to spend some quality time together, but to also enjoy a pamper session that'll leave you feeling refreshed, rejuvenated and absolutely relaxed. Take a look at these Valentine's Couples Spa Specials throughout the city and book yours now before it's too late! Space is limited and they available for a limited time only!
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Need to find something special to spoil your sweetheart? Not a problem! Luckily for all of us, Joburg and the internet have a wide range of gift ideas for us to choose from, no matter what our partners love, prefer and enjoy. From decadent choccies, beautiful flower bouquets and exciting experiences for two, to uniquely crafted hampers and
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Searching for the perfect gift for someone special? Pandora has launched a beautiful 2021 Valentine’s Day Collection that’ll definitely warm the hearts of those you love this February. Whether it’s for a lover, a dear friend, a beloved family member or even yourself, you're sure to find the perfect piece of jewellery to make them feel extra special. You'll be spoilt for choice with a wide range of charms, rings, bracelets and more.
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Despite all the lovey dovey signs, reminders and decor, you have somehow forgotten about the most romantic day of the year, as well as getting your partner a special gift. That's okay, it happens to the best of us, and to ensure you can get something organised in a jiffy, we have come up with a few last minute gift ideas that's perfect for him, her, your secret Valentine, or even for your little ones since they deserve a little something, too.
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Do you and your partner love going on adventures, enjoying nature and trying new things? Then be sure to book one of Saddle Creek Adventure Ranch's exciting Valentine's Day packages. There's something for every sort of couple, and includes action-packed adventures, some indulgent spa pampers, private picnics for two and even an scenic helicopter flight over the Magalies Mountain range. Read all about their romantic offers here.
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Looking to do something different this year? How about taking your beloved on an adventure to find and explore some of the most romantic spots in and around the city? There's nothing more exciting than spending quality time together and discovering something new while you're at it. For all you know, it might just become a new tradition for you both for years to come. Take a look at our recommendations and let us know if you have any romantic spots you think we should add to the list.
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Nowm you don't need to do something romantic and fun only on Valentine's Day! You can plan out a fun-filled date night at least once a month where you do something different and special every time. An example: why not sign you and your partner up for a cooking class for two? We know a few places that offers some exciting and interesting cooking classes around the city.
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At-Home Valentine's Ideas
Rather want to avoid the crowds and celebrate this special day, alone with your beloved in a personal space? This is a great idea! But what's the chances you're looking for a few ideas to make this at-home date night unique, special and memorable? Take a look at a couple of our date night ideas that you can do from home. You may need to pick up a few things before your date, so be sure to plan this all out in advance!
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With the world in the state it's in, sometimes it's just better to stay home, stay safe and enjoy each other's company in a safe space. And if you haven't had a decent date night in months but want to plan something special without having to leave your home, then be sure to give DateFactory a try! They literally plan, pack and ship you and your partner a full date night, in a box, which can be delivered right to your door! Interested? Click the link below to find out more and how you can get your hands on a DateFactory Date-In-A-Box.
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