valentines day experiences and breaks
Red Letter Days Valentine's Day Gift Card (£75)
Give your loved one a great Valentine's Day by treating them to an exciting and indulgent experience they are sure to remember for years to come. The perfect alternative to the mundane offering of chocolates or flowers, our St. Valentine's Day gift card gives your special someone the option to choose something truly memorable from our fantastic range of romantic experiences and exciting days out for two - it's that simple! So, give one of these gift cards and make it a memorable occasion for all the right reasons!
Cocktail Drinks Tour of London for Two
Sample some of London's best cocktails in one night with a cocktail tasting experience for two. Both get given VIP treatment at Quaglinos with a cocktail and savoury snacks on arrival. Afterwards bar-hop to Sartoria in Savile Row for a second cocktail, before moving on to Carom for a third. Finally head downstairs to Cuban inspired Floridita for the final cocktail, accompanied by a selection of dessert canapes and live Cuban music. This cocktail experience also includes delivery of a 10% off a la carte dining voucher to revisit your favourite venue of the night. Also receive individual drink menu cards from each venue, along with a signature recipe from the chief mixologist of each bar.
Revive Spa Day for Two at The Connaught Hotel and Spa
The four-star Connaught Hotel in Bournemouth is the perfect spot for a pampering day for two. Enjoy a relaxing day for two at Bournemouth's number one voted hotel as voted by Trip Advisor. Enjoy a day of pure rest and relaxation at the hotel's Bluewater Spa. Make the most of the fantastic range of facilities which include a sauna, a eucalyptus infused steam room and a spa pool. On arrival sip on a cup of tea or coffee to start off this relaxing day together. Dine at one of the hotel's award-winning restaurants and have a delicious two-course meal or afternoon tea one and a glass of champagne each. Indulge with a 25 minute treatment each from a range of treatments including a purifying back treatment, a manicure or pedicure and shoulder massage.
Boutique Spa Escape with Dinner for Two at The Malvern Hotel and Spa
The Malvern Hotel and Spa is an idyllic place for a well-earned spot of downtime. The hotel is located in the Worcestershire countryside and is the perfect spot to spend the night. Stay in an en suite twin or double executive grade room which boasts stylish decor and a host of great amenities. During the stay, make full use of the spa's exceptional facilities which include a cleansing crystal steam room, herbal sauna, 20 metre indoor-outdoor hydrotherapy, salt grotto, kelo sauna (the first of its kind in the UK), gym, ice fountain and bucket drench shower. To pamper the appetite, a succulent evening meal (£25 each towards the a la carte menu) at the award-winning Malvern Restaurant and a hearty breakfast are also included.
Guided Day Trip of Paris with Lunch at the Eiffel Tower for Two
Head to the chic French capital for a day of unforgettable culture, sights and food! Leave for Paris on the Eurostar from St. Pancras and arrive in the French capital early morning. Begin the day with a panoramic coach tour, led by a professional tour guide and see sights such as the Arc de Triomphe, Notre Dame, Champs Elysees and The Eiffel Tower. Jump off of the coach at The Eiffel Tower and tuck in to a delicious two-course lunch with champagne at the tower's Altitude 58 restaurant. After lunch, receive fast track entry to the tower's first level and take in the breathtaking view of Paris below. Head down the River Seine on a river cruise and float alongside some of the city's best attractions. Return to London on Eurostar the same evening.
Two Night Hotel Escape for Two at Haughton Hall Hotel and Leisure Club
The Haughton Hotel and Leisure club is situated in Shifnal, amidst the beautiful Shropshire countryside and close to Telford. Spend two nights at this timeless hotel and enjoy some of the hotel's 35 acres of gardens and woodlands during the stay. Stay in a classic double or twin room with en suite bathroom and full amenities. Make use of the hotel's leisure club facilities which have a 15 metre swimming pool, gym, sauna and steam room which is available for use throughout the stay! The hotel boasts vast amenities including a fishing lake, tennis court and brand new nine hole FootGolf course for you both to enjoy at a small charge. Enjoy an English breakfast for two before checking out the next day.
Bateaux London Thames Dinner Cruise for Two
Should you sightsee on the Thames? Or cut to the chase and have a tasty dinner somewhere? With this experience you can do both! Board one Bateaux London's stunning vessel from the glass pontoon at Embankment Pier. Then relax on board and enjoy a welcome drink followed by a four-course a la carte meal and tea or coffee, as you cruise past the Houses of Parliament, The Shard, the Tower of London and many more iconic landmarks. Live music is performed during the cruise by the resident band. Then enjoy some after dinner dancing with music from the 60s, 70s, 80s, 90s and hits of today.
Champagne Bird Cage Afternoon Tea for Two at Park Lane Hotel in Mayfair
Considered 'one of the most wonderful settings in which to take afternoon tea in London' by the Tea Guild, The Palm Court offers delicious dining in fine surroundings. Head to the heart of Mayfair and take a seat in the Palm Court's art deco dining room for a Champagne Bird Cage afternoon tea spread. Tuck into assorted luxury sandwiches (fillings include Severn and Wye smoked salmon, confied chicken and crayfish Marie Rose), plain and sultana scones served with clotted cream and homemade preserves, a variety of gorgeous pastries, your choice of classic loose leaf teas and last but certainly not least, a glass of Moet and Chandon each - simply wonderful.
Two Night Hobbit Hut Break for Two in Cornwall
Located in the world heritage site of Cornwall's Luxulyan Valley, this camping, glamping retreat provides an almost magical escape from the stress and strain of everyday living. Spend two nights in a cosy hobbit hut nestled amongst natural woodland, plant life and secret shire-like walkways. Each hut comes with a double futon, two sit and sleep, fold up tables, clothes hangers, a cooling bucket to chill things in hot weather, wooden benches, a lantern, nearby lockable shower rooms and a camping pack which includes handy items such as a gas stove, cooking utensils, mugs and plates. During the stay, use the communal fire pit, explore the local coastline by kayak or pay a visit to the Eden Project - Cornwall's internationally renowned eco complex.
Boutique Escape with Dinner for Two at Ambassadors Bloomsbury Hotel
Indulge in a one night stay for two people at The Ambassadors - a chic retreat in the heart of Bloomsbury. Stay in one of the hotel's best rooms which comes complete with an en suite wet room with Gilchrist and Soames toiletries. Dine at the hotel's Number Twelve restaurant and tuck into a delicious three-course evening meal from the hotel restaurant's set menu accompanied with a bottle of Prosecco. The restaurant serves up delicious Italian food and sources the best fresh, local and seasonal produce. Breakfast is also included before check out. Ambassadors Bloomsbury Hotel is less than a mile from the British Museum, the stores on Oxford Street and London's Theatreland.
Luxury Escape for Two at Bovey Castle, Devon
Situated in Dartmoor National Park, the five star AA awarded Bovey Castle is an incredibly beautiful mansion with luxurious interiors and excellent service. Stay for an indulgent night of relaxation in a Valley Castle room which boasts unrestricted views of the Dartmoor countryside. Each room is uniquely laid out, elegantly decorated and boasts a spacious bathroom and a cosy seating area. Half a bottle of champagne is presented on arrival to toast this deluxe stay and in the evening, enjoy a delicious meal for two from the Great Western restaurant, with a £55 allowance per person. The hotel has many things to enjoy, including a swimming pool, gym, sauna, steam room, daily falconry display, table tennis and tennis courts.
10% off Romantic Retreat Pamper Break for Two at Bannatyne H
Enjoy some secluded relaxation with this romantic pamper break at the alluring Bannatyne Hotel Hastings. Spend the night in a bright and spacious executive en suite twin or double room equipped with a host of modern amenities. Make full use of all the facilities on offer which include a hydrotherapy pool, steam room, Jacuzzi, outdoor hot tubs, gym and a relaxation room with heated loungers. To add to the indulgence, a bottle of champagne, chocolate dipped strawberries, a delicious two-course candlelit meal, breakfast and 40 minutes of treatment time each are included. Choose a Swedish back massage or chocolate massage, followed by a scalp massage or welcome touch facial - what a wonderful way to unwind!
Boutique Escape with Dinner for Two at Chateau La Chaire, Jersey
For those in serious need of a break, a one night stay at Jersey's award-winning Chateau La Chaire with dinner will do more than just recharge batteries. Spend the night immersed in the four star luxury of this fine boutique hotel and stay in an en suite twin or double room with luxury toiletries, a TV with DVD player, complimentary WiFi, mineral water, green apples and more. Sit down to a sumptuous three-course evening meal at the two AA Rosette awarded La Chaire Restaurant, choosing from a mouthwatering menu of modern classics prepared with fresh local ingredients, including seafood shipped directly from nearby Rozel Bay. The hotel provides the perfect base for enjoying the very best that Jersey has to offer. A cooked breakfast is included.
Boutique Escape for Two at The Club Hotel and Spa, Jersey
Treat yourselves to a one night stay for two people at The Club in Jersey, a sophisticated townhouse hotel offering luxurious boutique accommodation in the heart of St Helier, just a stone's throw from the island's breathtaking beaches. Hotel facilities include a sublime spa with indoor and outdoor pools and a Michelin-starred bar and restaurant, Bohemia. You'll stay in a deluxe double or twin room with air-conditioning, feather bed with Frette Egyptian cotton sheets, flat screen TV, DVD/CD player and complimentary WiFi. The stylish granite bathroom has a power shower, robes, slippers and L'Occitane products. A continental breakfast is included.
Two Night Stay for Two in Gypsy Caravan with Llama Trek
There's something romantic about a gypsy caravan - it's not camping, it's glamping! The wooden caravan is a traditional, insulated gypsy home with a pull out double bed. Relax on the covered balcony, perfect for surveying the beautiful views of Tove valley and the neighbouring fields which contain a herd of over 40 llamas. The caravan comes with a lean-to with cooking station and exclusive access to the wet room at the visitor centre, just two minutes' walk away. The rear of the caravan overlooks Northamptonshire woodland, all 20 acres of it free to explore during the stay. Take a guided llama trek on the second day of the break. There are local village pubs in which to eat lunch or dinner, but why not cook over an open fire the traditional way?
Hotel Escape for Two at Craig Y Nos Castle, Powys
Explore the vast expanse of the Welsh countryside at Craig Y Nos Castle - a Victorian country house in the heart of the Brecon Beacons National Park. Originally a private house, Craig Y Nos was for many years used as a hospital prior to its current incarnation as a hotel. You'll stay in a double or twin room with en suite facilities. Continental breakfast for two is included (with cooked breakfast available at weekends). The hotel is the ideal base for exploring the mountains, waterfalls and hamlets of the Brecon Beacons. But If you'd rather take it easy, why not spoil yourselves with a spa treatment for two?
Pamper Spa Break for Two at The Grand Harbour Hotel
As one of the most iconic properties on the Southampton waterfront, the four star Grand Harbour Hotel is the perfect spot in which to unwind. Enjoy one night of pure pampering with en-suite accommodation, full use of the spa facilities and one professional 25 treatment each, from a choice of luxurious ESPA massages and facials. A mouth-watering two-course meal at Marco Pierre White's restaurant and a cooked breakfast the following morning is included.
25% off One Night London Break for Two at St. Ermin's Hotel
A mere stone's throw from St. James's Park, the very grand and newly refurbished St. Ermin's Hotel provides an idyllic spot for a leisurely short break in London. Spend one night in a beautifully designed en suite superior double room complete with fluffy bathrobes, lavish White Company products, state-of-the-art LED TV entertainment system, radio with MP3 docking station, free WiFi access, tea and coffee making amenities, mini bar and 24 hour room service. Kick back with a refreshing cocktail at the hotel's scenic Caxton Terrace Bar or venture into London's vibrant West End which is packed full of superb shops, bars, restaurants, galleries, attractions and live entertainment. The stay includes a full English breakfast.
Red Letter Days Valentine's Day Gift Card (£100)
This top of the range gift card from our St. Valentine occasions range is the perfect way to say a heartfelt I love you for a special person on Valentine's Day. With indulgent pamper days, relaxing short breaks and lots of coupley things on offer, the lucky recipient is sure to find something wonderful. And you get to go with them and share some quality time! Forget the flowers and chocolates which are so quickly forgotten. Choose this very special Red Letter Days gift card and make it an occasion to remember forever!
Valentine Spa Day for Two
A relaxing spa day for two is the perfect opportunity to get away from daily hassles and enjoy some time to concentrate on each other. This makes it the perfect gift idea for someone special, who wants to feel pampered and indulged. This package includes a Welcome Touch Facial and the choice of either a Lava Shell or Chocolate Back, Neck and Shoulder Massage, plus full use of the spa facilities throughout the day. A Welcome Touch Facial - This starts with an eye and lip cleanse and then migrates to the whole face. The face is then hydrated with a specific cleanser, hot flannels are then applied to open the pores, followed by skin bliss capsules. An exfoliant is then applied to cover the skin to leave the face feeling smooth. Lava Shell Massage - The radiating heat combined with the firmness of the lava shells allows the therapist to treat a deeper tension than possible with just their bare hands. The shells are applied to the back, neck and shoulders, leaving you with a profound sense of relaxation. Chocolate Massage - Feel the warm chocolate drizzle down the small of your back in readiness for a sumptuous back, neck and shoulder massage. Your tension will be removed whilst skin is left replenished and re-mineralised after your treatment. This is an indulgent massage guaranteed to stimulate the senses. Your Welcome Facial treatment will last approximately 15 minutes and your massage approximately 25 minutes. You are free to spend the whole day at the health club, making ...
valentine spa day for two
a relaxing spa day for two is the perfect opportunity to get away from daily hassles and enjoy some time to concentrate on each other. this makes it the perfect gift idea for someone special, who wants to feel pampered and indulged. this package includes a welcome touch facial and the choice of either a lava shell or chocolate back, neck and shoulder massage, plus full use of the spa facilities throughout the day. a welcome touch facial - this starts with an eye and lip cleanse and then migrates to the whole face. the face is then hydrated with a specific cleanser, hot flannels are then applied to open the pores, followed by skin bliss capsules. an exfoliant is then applied to cover the skin to leave the face feeling smooth. lava shell massage - the radiating heat combined with the firmness of the lava shells allows the therapist to treat a deeper tension than possible with just their bare hands. the shells are applied to the back, neck and shoulders, leaving you with a profound sense of relaxation. chocolate massage - feel the warm chocolate drizzle down the small of your back in readiness for a sumptuous back, neck and shoulder massage. your tension will be removed whilst skin is left replenished and re-mineralised after your treatment. this is an indulgent massage guaranteed to stimulate the senses. your welcome facial treatment will last approximately 15 minutes and your massage approximately 25 minutes. you are free to spend the whole day at the health club, making the m ...
Red Letter Days Valentine's Day Gift Card (£50)
Celebrate this St. Valentine's Day by giving an exciting and indulgent experience that your loved one will remember forever. Valentine's Day is all about making a gesture to show that special person how much you care. With this unique gift card, it's easy to choose something memorable to do together - offering time for you to enjoy each other's company while doing something new and exciting as a couple. Make a change from the usual flowers and chocolates - choose something a little bit different and remember it always.