Celebrate Valentine’s Day 2024 In Johannesburg


Love is in the air! Valentine’s Day is just around the corner, and if you need a little inspiration to help you make that apple of your eye feel extra special, spoil, and romanced, we have just the thing! Here’s our Valentine’s Day In Johannesburg guide for 2024! Keep reading to see what we have found for you this year. There’s plenty to choose from – think intimate dinners for two, sweet gift ideas, some lacy delights, and much more.

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! Just be sure to book well in advance, as there’s limited space and availability!

“Love looks not with the eyes, but with the mind. And therefore is winged Cupid painted blind.”

William Shakespeare

Let’s get started with the obvious: a romantic dining experience for two with the one you love. Luckily for us, Joburg is full of delights for you to choose from. Whether you can an intimate candlelit dinner for two, a delightful picnic out in the countryside, or a selection of sweet treats, there’s something for all tastes. Be sure to make your reservations well in advance though, as availability is limited. Keep reading to see what our beloved city has in store for you and your sweetheart this Valentine’s Day.

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Valentine’s Day Restaurant Specials 2024

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, take a look at our list of restaurant specials and offers. We’ll keep adding as we find them.

Valentine's Day dinners

Romantic Valentine’s Picnics

How about a different dining experience? A romantic picnic for two on the plot of a beautiful destination within Joburg. How does that sound?

Take a look at our list of Valentine’s Day picnic celebrations throughout the city this year. There’s bound to be the perfect option for you and your beloved. However, book ASAP! Like the Valentine’s dinners above, space is limited.

Date Night Specials In Joburg

Treating your partner doesn’t just have to happen on Valentine’s Day! It can be any day of the week or any reason! It’s the perfect way to spend some quality time together and reconnect.

Avoid the Valentine’s Day rush and book an intimate dinner for two at these Joburg restaurants, all offering date night offers that are available during the week, any time of the year. All you have to do is make a reservation.

If you’re looking to make your Valentine’s celebrations extra special, why not book a romantic weekend away with your sweetheart? Whether you’re looking for something close to home or a little further, our list of Valentine’s Day getaway offers will have just the thing. Take your pick from a romantic rendezvous in the bush, in a larney hotel in the city, or perhaps even something at the coast. You’re spoilt for choice when it comes to romantic destinations to explore.

A Romantic Getaway For Two

Interested in a romantic getaway this Valentine’s weekend? Why not plan a romantic rendezvous for you and your Valentine at one of South Africa’s beautiful destinations?

To save you the grunge work, we have gone in search of some lovely getaway specials that are sure to sweep your sweetheart off their feet. But make sure you book well in advance to avoid disappointment.

Make your partner feel extra special with the perfect Valentine’s Day gift. There’s a wide selection of options for you to choose from, the only thing you need to do id know what your partner loves. Think flowers, something personalised, sweet treats, embarrassingly romantic rose bouquet deliveries at the office. We have a few ideas you can look into below. The sky is the limit. But, we believe a gift from the heart is always the best gift given.

Spoil Her With Something Sexy

You’ll never believe how much of a confidence boost a sexy pair of lingerie can give a woman. So, why not buy her some sexy lingerie to wear on the most romantic day of the year to spice things up a little bit?

Don’t know where to start? Well, we have a list a amazing lingerie stores for you to take a look at and choose something lacy, silky, beautiful and lovely. But be sure to order your sexy gift well in advance.

A Special Bouquet Delivery

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!

Romantic Couples Pamper Sessions

How about a well-deserved visit to the spa with your Valentine? Enjoy a pamper session that’ll leave you feeling refreshed, rejuvenated and 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!

Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas For Him & Her

Need to find something special to spoil your sweetheart? 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 chocolates, beautiful flower bouquets and exciting experiences for two, to uniquely crafted hampers and more, there’s something for every taste and budget.

Last Minute Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas

Despite all the signs, chats and décor, you’ve forgotten about getting a special gift. That’s okay, it happens to the best of us.

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, or your secret Valentine.

Spice Up Your Love Life

Now for something a little cheeky. To add a little excitement to the bedroom, why don’t you both consider visiting an adult store? There’s nothing wrong with exploring and trying something new to spice things up.

Wondering where to start? Here’s a list of discreet and interesting adult stores, offering everything you need for a fun-filled love life. They have the best products on the market, and of course, NO judgement.

Explore the city this Month of Love. There’s nothing better than getting out and about and doing activities you never normally would do. And what makes it even more exciting is the fact that you’ll be having fun with your partner. Not only will you be experiencing something new, but you’ll also get to spend some quality time with your sweetheart. Sounds like a great idea? Then take a look at our lists of Valentine’s events, romantic destinations to explore, couples cooking classes, and more.

Lovey Dovey Events in Joburg

The city is full of Valentine’s Day events throughout the month of love. Think the ever-popular Randburg Harriers Valentine’s 10km Night Race, a couple of love-themed markets, and chocolate and wine tasting.

Before time runs out, take a look at our list of Valentine events happening in the city and book your ticket or book your seats ASAP. There’s something for everyone to enjoy.

Best Romantic Spots in Gauteng

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. For all you know, it might just become a new tradition for you both for years to come. Take a look at our recommendations.

Couples Cooking Classes

Now, 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.

Would you rather want to spend Valentine’s Day at home, away from the crowded restaurants and romantic hot spots? Not a problem, we have a few at-home Valentine’s celebration ideas to spark the romance. Plus, this option makes the experience a whole lot more intimate and personal.

At-Home Date Night Ideas for Couples

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 surely you’re looking for ideas to make this at-home date night special?

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 beforehand, so plan this all in advance! Also, these make great any-day date night ideas.

A Valentine’s Day Date In A Box!

And lastly, if you haven’t had a decent date night in months but want to plan something special without having to leave your home, give DateFactory a try!

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