If you’re looking for inspiration, then here’s just a few ideas that stand out from the crowd…
No expense spared
If your love is priceless then consider splashing out AED 52,000 on this uber-luxurious package at the Burj Al Arab Jumeirah. You’ll glide your way to the hotel by Rolls Royce where you’ll be greeted by a chilled glass of Crystal. Your table awaits within The Rose Garden – an exclusive, intimate area specially created using walls of red roses just for you for this one special evening. Views looking out across the Arabian Sea and live classical music set the scene as you savour a six-course meal with wine pairing. At the end of the evening you’ll be presented with a bouquet of 100 red roses as a memoire of your night.
Info: from AED52,000 per couple; 14 February 2018; 18:00 to 23:00; The Patio, Nathan Outlaw at Al Mahara | For alternative Valentine’s packages at the Burj Al Arab click here
With the sand between your toes
Just metres away from the waves breaking upon the shore by Jumeirah Al Naseem and with just the light of the moon and flickering candles to set the scene, take your seat within a beautifully decorated cabana. Here, your private butler will serve you your four-course meal and fill your glass with rose bubbles.
Info: from AED3,000 per couple; 14 February 2018; 19:00 to 23:00; beach | For alternative Valentine’s packages at Jumeirah Al Naseem Hotel click here
Set your dreams afloat
As if gliding along the waterways of Madinat Jumeirah is not romantic enough, this is a trip with a twist. Step aboard your private abra – a traditional wooden boat – and savour the resort views and canapés en route. Your cruise ends by the beach, where a white tent and table awaits. This is the setting for your six-course masterclass, all served alongside captivating views of the Burj Al Arab.
Info: from AED5,000 per couple; 14 February 2018; 20:00 to 23:30; beach | For alternative Valentine’s packages at Jumeirah Al Qasr click here
Lift of love
Elevate your love to new levels when you take a seat in the panoramic elevator at Jumeirah Emirates Towers! Here an eight-course dinner will be served while you take in the views. You can raise your spirits even further if you stay for the night in this stunning Dubai tower, have a spa treatment and enjoy Rolls Royce pick-up.
Info: from AED4,500 per couple; 14 February 2018; 19:00 onwards; the lift! | For alternative Valentine’s packages at Jumeirah Emirates Towers click here
El dia del amor aka Valentine’s Day
In Mexico, Valentine’s Day is a celebration of both love and friendship. At Dubai’s favourite Mexican restaurant, Tortuga, you savour the spirit of the occasion the Mexican way. Expect the usual lively atmosphere with loved ones and friends as you share pitchers and signature dishes. The love is infectious here.
Info: price is based on a la carte menu; 14 February 2018; 18:30 to 23:00; Tortuga | For alternative Valentine’s packages at Jumeirah Mina A’Salam click here
The height of perfection
Only you and your partner are invited to this private party at Jumeirah Creekside Hotel. The venue is on the rooftop terrace of this hotel’s exclusive penthouse suite. VIP service presents you with a seven-course meal and a bottle of French bubbly and rose grape while you drink in the jaw-dropping city views.
Info: from AED2,018 per couple; 14 February 2018; 20:00 to 01:00; penthouse suite | For alternative Valentine’s packages at Jumeirah Creekside Hotel click here
Tea for two
Heart shaped, rose-coloured cakes, delicate sandwiches and chilled bubbles make up this romantic picnic-style afternoon tea within the Palm Court Lobby Lounge at the wave-inspired Jumeirah Beach Hotel.
Info: from AED260 per couple; 14 to 17 February 2018; 13:00 to 19:00; Palm Court Lobby Lounge | For alternative Valentine’s packages at Jumeirah Beach Hotel click here