The Ultimate 2019 Valentine’s Day Gift Guide For The Special Person In Your Life

Welcome to our Valentine’s Day gift guide, where you’ll find great gifts ideas for your #WCW or #MCM. Below you’ll find the best of everything in fashion, beauty, technology, food and everything in-between!

So without further ado, here is your Ultimate Gift Guide for Valentine’s Day! It covers flowers, small budget gifts, gifts for the home, and travel options.

For Her

The Bouqs Company

This Valentine’s Day, surprise your loved one with a sustainable sourced, handpicked Bouq from The Bouqs Company.

Whether you decide to go out and about or stay in the great indoors, you can’t end the night without flowers. What Valentine’s Day is complete without a romantic bouquet of roses or even a lovely batch of tulips? Valentine’s Day might just be one day out of the year, but your love is everlasting! Keep the farm-fresh blooms coming all year round by signing up for a flower subscription!

Not really a fan of petals and blooms? Then you might enjoy bringing home some potted friends instead! Plants are a more long-lasting and low-maintenance alternative for those who want to liven up their space. Plus, they work just as hard as flowers do to keep every room in your home as fresh as possible. For all your floral or leafy needs, The Bouqs Company has got you covered. Pricing ranges from $50-$100 with all flowers and plants sourced from sustainable farms to make sure you’re only getting the freshest stems out there.

The Little Market

The Little Market carries personalized candles (in addition to their standard ones), jewelry (earrings, necklaces, bracelets), purses (they even have a couple of V-day heart purses), etc.

Neuhaus Belgian Chocolate

For more than 160 years, Neuhaus has remained the originator, the innovator, and the quintessence of Belgian Chocolate excellence. Neuhaus chocolate is a symphony of taste and texture — still crafted entirely in Belgium with the finest non-GMO ingredients from the best regions of the world. Always composed with the utmost care by their Maîtres Chocolatiers and imported fresh weekly, which makes it the sweetest gift you can give her.

125,000 WAYS TO SAY I LOVE YOU: Mix and Match Love Notes

From Pia Frey, international bestselling flip-book author, comes 125,000 WAYS TO SAY I LOVE YOU: Mix and Match Love Notes. With this one-of-a-kind flipbook of funny, sweet, and often bold one-line poetry, you’ll never be at a loss for words.

Mad Libs meets Instagram poetry this brilliantly creative flipbook that lets you create 125,000 one-line love poems — some sweet, silly, and painfully honest — with three mix and match panels. 125,000 WAYS TO SAY I LOVE YOU is the perfect way to say what’s in your heart, and you’ll never run out of ways to say those three little words.

Learn more about 125,000 WAYS TO SAY I LOVE YOU by watching this short video.


Valentine’s Day is the perfect day to show your special someone you care. What better way to express your affection than with a beautifully-curated, made-by-hand and delivered-by-hand Teleflora bouquet from the new 2019 Valentine’s Day lineup?

Teleflora, the brand connecting customers with local florists for over 80 years, offers the kind of personal touches, artistry and expertise you expect from a trusted neighborhood florist — even if that neighborhood is across the country. Its network of professional florists creates artistic arrangements personally delivered in a vase, offering an unforgettable gifting experience the moment Teleflora’s flower delivery arrives. The bright and lush blooms are arranged in one-of-a-kind keepsake vases, allowing your loved one to cherish the gesture for years to come.

LimeLife by Alcone

With Valentine’s Day approaching, sometimes we forget that this holiday is also about treating yourself with a little love! Whether you’re celebrating Valentine’s, Galentine’s, or just treating yourself, LimeLife by Alcone has the best options for a romantic night out or a relaxing spa night in!


A citrusy blend of heady gardenia accord with notes of amber and undertones of woods. The fresh floral scent embodies the dark varieties of wild berries.

Yvel White Diamond South Sea Pearl Earrings

18K white gold earrings combining 13 mm round white South Sea pearls with 0.90 ct. diamonds.

Yvel Satin Finish White Keshi Pearls Bracelet

18K yellow gold bracelet combining 8 by 10 mm. white Keshi pearls. $1,770

Mickey Red Lipstick by Besame

Capture the classic color of our iconic hero’s look when you wear Mickey Red Lipstick by Besame. Made with the company’s classic cream formula, this vibrant shade has a strawberry pink undertone.

Minnie Mouse Signature Glass Compact Mirror

The “Minnie Factor” continues to fascinate with this fine glass compact mirror. Give your makeup Minnie’s golden touch and you’ll soon be rocking the dots like a true celebrity.

For Him

SKYN Intimacy Collection Gift Set

The premiere gift set for all your intimacy needs, including a variety of condom styles and **NEW** Intimate Moments Massage Lubricant. Included within the set:

· SKYN Elite Condoms — 20% thinner compared to SKYN Original Condoms

· SKYN Selection — We get it — with our selection, it’s hard to pick just one, so we picked our favorites for you

· SKYN Intimate Moments — Our Newest 2-in-1 Lubricant, Massage Gel + Personal Lubricant. Perfect to gently moisturize your skin and to enhance natural lubrication. Paraben, hormone, glycerin and dye free

· Free Mystery Gift for added pleasure and delight

Shots Box

Shots Box is a monthly subscription service. For $49.99 USD each month subscribers will receive 10 liquor samples and cocktail recipes. Every month, members will be able to try the hand-selected craft distilled samples from all over the country, discover new favorites, and start shopping for liquor with confidence. In the past a craft distillery in Tennessee would have no way of reaching a consumer in California, but Shots Box has changed that!

On the Shots Box platform, subscribers will also be able to share reviews of each sample and browse reviews left by other alcohol enthusiasts. By contributing feedback, members will have the satisfaction of knowing that they are helping out other consumers and be rewarded with points that can be redeemed for discounts and prizes. If they like a specific spirit, full-size bottles can be purchased from the website as well! Bonus: Shots Box has pledged $12,000 to Thirst Project charity to help bring clean water to people around the world.
Product Details- Each box will contain:

  • 10 Liquor Samples
  • A Recipe Card

Price: $39.99 / month (with ability to pause on months)

Man Crates’ Jerky Heart

Tired of the same old heart filled with chocolates? Wow your man with a heart full of delicious jerky instead! The Man Crates Jerky Heart is a wholly-savory, hyper-sensual meat surprise of affection and flavor. Ten knee-weakening flavors of tender beef strips like Sesame Ginger, Ghost Pepper, and Root Beer Habanero will leave your man wanting more.

Man Crates’ Personalized Barware Crate

No matter what kind of beer your man likes, he will enjoy it even more in his very own personalized barware! Engrave his name on 2 pint glasses and a bottle opener to wow him this Valentine’s Day. Coasters and a variety of snacks (including corn nuggets, beer nuts, pistachios, and peanuts) will give you two the complete package to enjoy a chill night in.

The Montblanc Sartorial MR PORTER Small Backpack

Designed for the urban traveler, the limited-edition product is made of black Saffiano leather and combines extreme functionality with contemporary design. The external compartment allows for easy access to pocket-sized essentials including; keys, tickets, and cellphones, while specially-designed external earphone holes provide added convenience for your listening pleasure. The Montblanc Sartorial MR PORTER Small Backpack is available now at and select Montblanc boutiques for $1005.

Fun Experiences

Circle Line Sightseeing Cruises — New York, NY

Cruise down the Hudson this Valentine’s Day with your loved one aboard Circle Line Sightseeing Cruises’ “Harbor Lights With Your Honey Cruise.” Take in the breathtaking NYC skyline with sweet treats including chocolate covered strawberries, cookies and a brownie, and toast with complimentary champagne as fireworks sparkle above. The dazzling sights and full cash bar will make valentines feel as though they’ve been struck by cupid’s arrow. 7:00PM boarding, 7:30–9:30PM sailing. $89 per person


Launched in 2013 and inspired by the belief that memories are the best travel souvenir, Flytographer connects travelers with a community of hundreds of local photographers in 200 destinations around the world. This Valentine’s Day, couples can book their flytographer to capture each and every special moment from a romantic getaway.

Whether it’s a honeymoon, anniversary, or Valentine’s weekend escape, Flytographer will change the way couples remember this trip by providing one-of-a-kind local experiences and beautiful photographs that will be cherished for generations. The best part? Each flytographer serves as an informal local tour guide, sharing insider tips on romantic spots to eat, places to see and special things to do, including the most photographic spots around the city, plus hidden gems and the places to avoid!

Legasea Seafood Brasserie

Looking for Valentine’s Day plans? This year, Legasea Seafood Brasserie will be offering a themed Sips in the City champagne tasting class. Taught by the restaurant’s Beverage Manager, Nikki McCutcheon, the Valentine’s class, part of a monthly series, will focus on giving guests a comprehensive tasting and understanding of everyone’s favorite romantic go-to: Champagne. Perfect for bringing a friend or a loved one, Nikki will bring attendees through a variety of regions where champagne is produced.

Following the class, guests are welcome to dine in the main dining room of Legasea, which is celebrating V-Day all week, serving their Oysters & Champagne starter and their Chocolate Cherry Bombe desert special from February 10th to the 17th.

Sleep No More

Impress your mystery date at this NYC institution based on Macbeth. And if it goes south, you can ditch them inside the 100,000 sq.ft. hotel and meet someone new.

Mother Nature

Dream Downtown has created a unique censorial experience in their lobby this year with two new installations that shed light on the importance of nature conservation.

The recently unveiled Mother Nature, a winterized forest created in partnership with theory11 and Pimenta Productions, offers guests and locals alike a chance to ask a magical Oracle a question about their future.

Around the corner, Dream’s rotating art gallery now features the Shelter exhibit by Eric Mobē Bass. Together with Nashville Walls Project and Dream Nashville, Shelter stands as a symbol of the hotel’s commitment to preserving the country’s beautiful landscape. Viewers are welcomed to donate to the American Red Cross Disaster Relief Fund in support of nature conservation efforts.

A Walking Tour through the Flatiron District

On Valentine’s Day weekend, February 10th, 2019, the Flatiron/23rd Street Partnership Business Improvement District (BID) will host a free guided walking tour with professional guide Fred Cookinham to uncover various love stories of the historic Flatiron neighborhood. Participants will discover the presidents, actresses, and playwrights who resided and found love in this everchanging neighborhood filled with scandals, love triangles, and romance. The 90-minute tour begins at 11 a.m, and meets at the tip of the Flatiron Building, on 23rd Street just east of 5th Avenue (rain or shine).

For The Foodies

Cut New York

Executive Chef Raymond Weber has created a specialty Valentine’s Day menu for $140/pp with options per course such as:

- Kaluga Caviar & East Coast Oyster

- American Wagyu Carpaccio

- Pan Roasted Striped Bass

- Tomahawk Chop

- Maine Lobster

- Passion Fruit Ganache Tart

Whether it’s with your significant other or a group of friends, Cut New York is bound to serve up some delicious dishes this Valentine’s Day.

Hudson’s — New York, NY

Treat your sweetheart to a romantic Valentine’s Day Dinner Cruise with Hudson’s, Pier 81’s premier luxury cruise that boasts sweeping 360-degree views of the Manhattan skyline. Spend the most romantic day of the year on a luxury yacht while indulging in a delicious four-course dinner menu and champagne toast with the magnificently lit NYC skyline and Statue of Liberty as the exquisite backdrop. Hudson’s thought of everything, which means the package also includes a beautiful rose for the ultimate romantic gesture. The Valentine’s Day Cruise Package is available February 14, 2019 and February 16, 2019. Rates start at $110/adult for dinner, $50/child and $39 for cruise access.

The Seneca

Created by the Ballinger family, the same team behind New York’s famed Webster Hall, will be hosting a special date night prix fixe menu that includes a bottle of wine, special dinner, and live jazz band. The Seneca, newly opening as of December 2018, features locally-sourced ingredients and homemade flavors that are turning foodie eyes toward the Bushwick/Ridgewood region.


THE GRILL and THE POOL are quintessential Manhattan restaurants to impress your significant other this Valentine’s Day weekend. At THE GRILL, enjoy the acclaimed prime rib served table-side by Tom Ford-clad staff, and bask in Richard Lippold’s dramatic bronze sculpture in the intimate and sophisticated atmosphere.

For seafood lovers, head to THE POOL, where guests can take advantage of the fresh raw bar, a variety of caviar, and the coveted white truffle pasta. Both restaurants are known for their attentive service that will make you feel like a celebrity couple, boast one of the best wine selections in the country, and will be serving a special joint prix-fixe menu on Valentine’s Day (details below) for those looking for a night to remember. 99 E 52nd St, New York, NY.

Valentine’s Day Prix-Fixe Menu ($165pp): The acclaimed restaurants will be offering a decadent 4-course menu featuring oysters, choice of sweet potato and foie gras terrine or scampi tortellini, followed by a choice of filet mignon or Lobster Newburg. Desserts by Chef Stephanie Prida will include Chocolate Almond Chess Cake or Pineapple Baked Alaska. Reservations available here.

SOUTHGATE Bar & Restaurant

Located inside the JW Marriott Essex House in the heart of Manhattan, with unmatched Central Park views, a cozy fireplace and seasonally-inspired American cuisine, SOUTHGATE Bar & Restaurant celebrates the day of love with a Valentine’s Day Prix-Fixe menu. Opening with foie gras mousse macaroons as the amuse-bouche, selections include celery root soup, colossal shrimp in bloody mary cocktail sauce, beet salad or Parisienne dumplings filled with fresh Ricotta, asparagus and green peas.

The menu is followed by a choice of Halibut, organic free range chicken or filet mignon as the main course. After the delicious meal, couples can gather around the cozy fireplace to enjoy a handcrafted cocktail or glass of wine from the restaurant’s carefully curated list, which includes a wide range of affordable gems as well as high-end offerings. Reservations available here. 154 Central Park S, New York, NY.

The Lobster Club

The latest addition to the historic Seagram Building, The Lobster Club is an upscale Japanese Brasserie celebrating and interpreting the beauty of Japanese cuisine. This Valentine’s Day, take advantage of the Chef’s Selection of sushi and sashimi, the sophisticated teppanyaki offerings, and the acclaimed dessert menu — the Warm Okinawa Cake was named one of the best desserts in NYC by critic Pete Wells, and the ever-popular seasonal kakigori is perfect for sharing.

The Lobster Club is also the first restaurant to be designed by world-renowned architect Peter Marino, who is known for his work designing luxe flagships for Chanel, Louis Vuitton, Dior, and Bvlgari. From the original Picasso plates, to Marino-designed sculptures that decorate the space, this restaurant is perfect for those looking to impress their significant other with a fun twist.


Chic Italian trattoria Gemma exudes romance, with its warm tones and hanging chandeliers capturing the charm of old New York. Executive Chef Carlo Bigi has crafted a mouth-watering Tuscan-inspired Valentine’s Day menu, including Crudo di Capesante (Maine scallops, Burgundy truffle, chive oil and crumbled cauliflower), Bistecca alla Fiorentina (36 oz. T-bone steak, Lambrusco vinaigrette, lacinato kale and Yukon potatoes) and Meringa alla Mandorle (Almond meringue with rosewater and raspberries). These offerings, paired with the cozy atmosphere, are sure to make sparks fly.


Valentine’s Day will be especially sweet for any couple who spends their romantic date night at Cleo. The $75 prix fixe menu includes a welcome glass of sparkling, white or red wine, three courses, and a post-dinner candy bar to take a little something extra for the road.

To start, guests select from one of three starters, then choose between Squid Ink Tagliatelle, Crispy Duck Breast or Brick Poussin. Then finish off with the choice of Apple Galette, Panna Cotta, or Sticky Toffee Pudding. Be sure to save room for the candy bar!

Dirty French

For Valentine’s Day this year, Dirty French, Major Food Group’s irreverent French Bistro, is offering an indulgent prix fixe menu perfect for impressing a significant other. In true Dirty French style, the $98 Valentine’s Day menu features classic French bistro dishes enlivened with unexpected global flavors.

Highlights include the Tuna Tartare — bird’s eye chile, crêpe Indochine; Vin Blanc — black bass, berbere spice, mushroom; and the Tarte — preserved lemon, almond, toasted meringue. Those looking to double down on the luxury can choose a decadent Caviar Omelette for a supplement. And Dirty French’s lavishly-appointed interior supplies all of the romance necessary for a memorable night.

Dirty French Valentine’s Day Details:

Armani Ristorante

Armani Ristorante 5th Avenue, created by Mr. Giorgio Armani, is excited to introduce its decadent Valentine’s Day menu. Crafted specially by Chef Michele Brogioni, the five-course prix-fixe dinner ($135 per person) is one of the most romantic and luxurious in the city. Dishes include Ostrica — warm Beau Soleil oyster, potatoes, tomatillo foam; Carpaccio — scallops & caviar carpaccio, fermented broccoli stem, honey dressing; Risotto — Acquerello rice with lobster, crispy artichokes and marjoram; a choice of Filetto — veal tenderloin, savoy cabbage tacos, celery root purée, black truffle sauce, or Merluzzo — fresh cod fish, chickpeas, celery salad, black truffle; and Cioccolato — milk chocolate and raspberry mousse with Earl Grey tea gelato.

For an additional $95 per person, guests can enjoy an optional wine pairing, from gentle bubblies to a hearty Barolo from Piemonte. The restaurant’s iconic central staircase and panoramic windows overlooking 5th Avenue make for an unforgettably romantic Valentine’s Day.

Armani Valentine’s Day Details:

The Lodge at Gallow Green

Cozy up with your loved one at The McKittrick’s winter rooftop cabin hideaway for hot cocktails, seasonal brews and small plates that are perfect for sharing.

Valentine’s Day at Nerai

Nerai (55 East 54th Street), known for their haute Greek cuisine, will host a 5 course price fix meal for $125 with optional wine pairings for $45. Start your meal with White Asparagus Soup, a Roasted Rainbow Beet Salad and Truffle Gnocchi and choose between main course options of Lobster Pasta, Wild Aegean Stone Bass or Filet Mignon.

Satisfy your sweet tooth with Sokolatina (a blonde salted chocolatel mousse with raspberry glaze, white chocolate and a black cherry sorbet) and an Aphrodite’s Embrace (Greek yogurt crème with strawberries and lemon meringue) to share.


Offering Roman-style cuisine, cozy seating and a novel wine selection, DIA is an excellent spot for a romantic dinner. On Valentine’s Day and throughout the weekend, DIA will be offering delicious specials including Steamed Italian Lobster Dumplings and Heart-Shaped Italian Cheesecake. For every entrée ordered, guests will receive a complimentary glass of prosecco.

DIA will also be serving their regular menu which features unique Roman-style pizzas like Black Squid Ink and Anchovy; entrées like Branzino Milanese for Two and Braised Lamb Neck; and other delectable desserts such as Chocolate Pot de Crème or Broken Pistachio Cannoli featuring imported pistachio cream from Italy.

Brooklyn Chop House

With cozy banquette seating, great drinks, and a menu of dim sum and chops, Brooklyn Chop House is perfect for a fun-loving celebration. On Valentine’s Day, the restaurant will be serving their regular menu along with a special Heart-Shaped Red Velvet Cake for $15 that is perfect for sharing. Before diving into the dessert, diners can enjoy mouthwatering dishes like Pastrami Dumplings, Peking Duck Tacos, Salt and Pepper Lobster, 24 ounce Bone-In Dry-Aged Ribeye Steak, and more.

Sir Henri Penthouse at Hotel Henri

Those who want to nix dinner reservations and have a more relaxed celebration should head to Sir Henri Penthouse for a boozy special. Located on the 18th floor of Hotel Henri, the space is dimly lit with cozy nooks, creating a romantic setting for lovebirds looking to canoodle with a few cocktails. For the week of Valentine’s Day, Sir Henri will be offering a special cocktail menu with fun drinks like Tickle Me Pink, Glow of Love, and Lovely Lilac. The special is available to all New Yorkers, but guests staying at the hotel can enjoy two drinks on the house.

Valentine’s Day at Bell Book and Candle

Bell Book & Candle (141 W 10th Street) will serve up a 7-Course Vegan Tasting Menu in addition to a 7-Course Non-Vegan Tasting menu so that vegans and meat lovers alike can enjoy their very own individual tasting menus together, side by side.

Executive Chef John Mooney will prepare Caramelized Tofu, Roasted Cauliflower Soup with Toasted Hazelnuts & Black Truffle and Spinach and Wild Mushroom Taco for the vegan menu. NonVegan items include Surf & Turf with grass fed beef filet & Crab Stuffed Montauk Fluke with potato gratin, wilted spinach, and Old Bay butter, a Quail Egg Benedict with Osetra, house cured salmon and béarnaise as well as Lobster Tacos with tomatillo avocado salsa. Both menus are $75 per person or $200 per couple, which includes a bottle of Cremant de Bourgogne Brut.


Utsav (1185 6th Avenue, Plaza level) will offer up a special Prix Fixe menu for Valentine’s Day for $55, which comes with a complimentary glass of sparkling wine. Starters include Butter Chicken Kulcha with mini bread and butter chicken filling, Dahi Palak Kabab with spinach and a cheese patty, Vadouvan Spiced Scallops that are pan seared and served with Raspberry Chutney.

Main courses include Chicken Bharta with pulled chicken in a cashew cream sauce, Tandoori Baby Vegetables and a Sea Bass Rasa with herbs, Kaffir lime and Kerala coconut curry all of which are served with saffron rice, Kali dal and choice of tandoori breads. Dessert includes Gulab Jamun, Crème Brûlée and Sharabi Kheer.

Bodega Negra at Dream Downtown

For Valentine’s Day weekend, Bodega Negra will be paying tribute to the makers of classic Sweethearts, known for the cute messages imprinted on candy hearts (i.e. ‘Be Mine’, ‘Cutie Pie’, ‘Kiss Me’) by launching6 limited edition conversation desserts for $14.

Diners can choose from one of the following 6 signature sayings to be embossed on their celebratory Tres Leches dessert, by booking directly with the restaurant at — before Wednesday, February 13. Personalized sayings include:

  • ‘Be Mine’ = Se Mio
  • ‘My Love’ = Mi Amor
  • ‘Hug Me’ = Abrazame
  • ‘I Love You’ = Te Amo
  • ‘Be Happy’ = Se Feliz
  • ‘Kiss Me’ = Besam

For The Travelers

The Mark Hotel

The Mark Hotel is launching a very sensuous Special Room Service Menu for Valentine’s Day! And Valentine’s Weekend! Romance is in the air….and in your suite.

The Mark Hotel is offering a Valentine’s Special Menu of love potion cocktails paired with natural aphrodisiac bites prepared by Michelin-star Chef Jean-Georges Vongerichten. Optional add-ons include a Sexual Satisfaction Grade Card, a pair of Agent Provocateur Panties, and The Mark Eye Mask. Warning: This menu may cause too much passion and lust.

Four Seasons Hotel NY Downtown

Celebrate Valentine’s Day in style with a variety of very special offers from Four Seasons Hotel New York Downtown. Designed to suit those with the most discerning taste, a mid-week staycation will have couples falling in love all over again with Lower Manhattan as the backdrop.

Looking for the perfect mid-week getaway on Valentine’s Day? Look no further than a delectable five course prix-fixe dinner at CUT by Wolfgang Puck, an overnight stay at Four Seasons Hotel New York Downtown and a Soak Service for two.

Before or after the perfect Valentine’s Day dinner, indulge in a Soak Service — the latest offering from The Spa at Four Seasons Hotel New York Downtown. Curated by Spa Director Tara Cruz, the Soak Service Menu features a variety of Soak Services that have all been designed to restore, soothe or detox depending on the need.

Renaissance Aruba Resort & Casino

Renaissance Aruba Resort & Casino, known for its private island exclusive to hotel guests, introduces one of the most exclusive experiences in the Caribbean this winter, the brand-new Lover’s Island Overnight package. For the first time ever, couples can spend the night in complete seclusion and serenity, overlooking the Caribbean Sea in a luxurious cabana transformed into an unexpected lover’s suite.

This out-of-the-ordinary offering begins when couples are whisked away by private boat from the hotel’s dock and greeted at the vacated island with champagne and a butler. A four-course culinary experience is curated to couple’s preferences and served with wine and music styling of choice.

End the perfect stay with an exclusive sunrise and breakfast at Papagayo Bar & Grill. If you wish for a later check-out, rent the cabana for the day and continue to bask in its luxuries. For couples seeking a unique spa experience to pair with the overnight package, schedule a Sunset Romance treatment or Caribbean Morning treatment at the private island’s Spa Cove.

The Algonquin

Couples booking a Valentine’s Day getaway at The Algonquin between Feb. 8 and 15 can take advantage of the hotel’s culinary Romance Package, which includes a three-course dinner for two at the hotel’s historic restaurant, The Round Table. A fine dining draw for New York’s literary, artistic and theatrical elite for over 80 years — including the original “Vicious Circle” of the Roaring 20’s — The Round Table inspires diners with a tasteful and modern take on American cuisine.

Selections include everything from shared plates and hand-crafted cocktails to fresh garden favorites and hearty entrees. A limited number of packages are available, which can be booked online. 59 W 44th St, New York, NY

Lighthouse Pointe at Grand Lucayan

Available for booking February 1–10, 2019, with travel available February 1–28, 2019, starting at $689 for a two-night stay

Celebrate romance all month long with Lighthouse Pointe at Grand Lucayan’s Valentine’s Day special. Close to home yet a world away from the everyday, the oceanfront resort is romantic and relaxed while also being fun and adventurous. With an emphasis on personalized service and warm island hospitality, and the swaying palms, crystal-clear waters and white sand beaches that stretch for miles — Lighthouse Pointe at Grand Lucayan makes for the perfect romantic getaway.

  • Two-night stay accommodations with a complimentary upgrade to Ocean View for first 10 bookings
  • Daily breakfast for two — one morning permitted with breakfast in bed
  • Daily lunch for two
  • Daily dinner for two
  • Inclusive of all taxes and fees

*Two-night minimum stay required. Price based on double occupancy island view room. For new bookings only and based on availability. Not valid on groups or weddings.

“Love Lessons” at The Brazilian Court Hotel

Available for booking now through March 31, 2018, starting at $3,200/three-night stay

The Brazilian Court Hotel is making Valentine’s Day a hands-on experience for lovebirds this year, swapping out the typical Champagne and roses for aphrodisiac cuisine and private sailing lessons. Love Lessons aims to spice up the night for new loves and long-standing couples alike.

Package includes:

  • Massage Mi Amor: In-room couples massage including lessons on how to massage your partner
  • Aphrodisiac Aficionado: Chef cooking lesson at Café Boulud, complete with wine pairing lesson
  • Sail Away Together: Private sailing lesson at Palm Beach Sailing Club
  • Chemistry On The Dance Floor: Ballroom lesson at Fred Astaire Studio
  • Additional lessons available for optional add on include:
  • Surf’s Up: Surfing lesson
  • Date Night on the Wheel: Couples pottery lesson
  • Tee Time: Private golf lesson
  • Deep in Love: Scuba diving lesson

Le Blanc Spa Resort Los Cabos

Le Blanc is a luxurious all-inclusive resort for couples located in an unparalleled paradise between Cabo San Lucas and San José del Cabo.

Mad Love” and “Searching for Love” at Hard Rock Hotel San Diego

Available through the entire month of February. Rates start at $239 per night.

Roses are red and chocolate is sweet, but nothing says ‘I love you’ like the gift of time spent together. That’s why this Valentine’s Day, Hard Rock Hotel San Diego is offering two unique packages that take care of all the details. Sweethearts can choose between two magical packages, featuring a luxury date that includes everything necessary for a romantic evening .

The Mad Love package includes:

  • Luxurious accommodations
  • A bottle of champagne
  • A chocolate guitar case dessert filled with champagne custard and topped with berries and edible flowers
  • $40 in-room breakfast-in-bed credit

The Searching For Love package all of the above, plus:

  • A specially curate scavenger hunt throughout the hotel
  • A personal message will light up the end of the hotel

“DIY Valentine’s Day” at Arlo Hotels

There’s a million different ways to fall in love, so why not celebrate love in a million ways too? Arlo Hotels’ “DIY Valentine’s Day” package includes a stay in one of Arlo’s cozy guestrooms, as well as a lengthy menu of add-ons to create a unique and memorable Valentine’s Day. The hotels will serve as the “Love Butlers,” curating the perfect rendezvous for couples.

Add-ons range from a private Chef’s dinner in one of the hotel’s winter “ice huts” and a dinner and wine pairing, to tickets to some of the city’s steamiest activities, like Museum of Sex, the AIRES Ancient Baths Wine Bath for Two, the Duane Park Burlesque Show, pole dancing classes and more. Available for stays from February 1–28, 2019.

“Wild Love” at Planet Hollywood Beach Resort Costa Rica

Available for booking now through March 31, 2019, starting at $7,200 for a four-night stay

This Valentine’s Day, take a walk on the wild side and indulge in romance like never before at the all new Planet Hollywood Beach Resort in Costa Rica. Swing through the jungle like Tarzan and Jane, discover Treasure Island by helicopter and heat things up a bit with a steamy soak in a natural hot spring. There’s no better time than now to find Wild Love at Planet Hollywood Costa Rica.

Package includes:

  • Accommodations in the Director’s Suite
  • Swing through the jungle and get up close to some of Costa Rica’s most beautiful wildlife at Diamante’s Animal Sanctuary
  • Cruise the blue waters of Papagayo with a full day yacht charter, complete with jet skis, snorkeling and more
  • Hike through the jungle and explore the Arenal volcano, hot springs and tropical waterfall
  • Discover Treasure Island by helicopter
  • Indulge in a four course private dinner on the beach
  • Relax with a Double Feature couples massage on the balcony, overlooking the Gulf of Papagayo

NIZUC Resort & Spa

Those looking for the ultimate romantic escape with the perfect blend of relaxation, sophistication and amenities will enjoy a $50 off coupon per couple to be used on the following treatments at NIZUC Spa by ESPA performed in the exclusive Spa Villa complete with private pool and outdoor deck. Couples treatments include:

Together Day

NIZUC Thermal Experience 60 min

ESPA Aromatic Massage 60 min

ESPA Personalized Facial 60 min

Lunch in the Spa Villa 60 min

Mayan Ritual

NIZUC Thermal Experience 60 min

Your choice of one of our Signature treatments for each; NIZUC Renewal or Mayan Cacao 120 min

Lunch in the Spa Villa 60 min

Southampton Inn

The Southampton Inn is the place to be this February. Spend a romantic Valentine’s weekend with a massage for two, enjoy nearby family fun including ice skating and bowling during Presidents’ Week, dine atClaude’s Restaurant and then stroll over to the Southampton Cultural Center for Love Letters, or simply relax by the fireplace in our Library with a good book or game of chess. Call their reservations team at 631–283–6500 to find out what’s happening during your stay.

The Cape, a Thompson Hotel

Just a quick 2 hour flight from LA and with non-stop routes from most major metro cities in the US, Cabo continues to stand as one of Valentine’s Day most sought after, luxury travel destinations.

The Woodlands Resort

Throughout the month of February, The Woodlands Resort — tucked within the Texas Piney Woods — is inviting couples fall in love all over again with their Month of Love Package. Couples who book a stay during the month of romance will be treated to a night for two in one the resort’s luxurious guestrooms, champagne and chocolate-dipped strawberries, and $150 dining credit to be used at any of the resort’s restaurants including in-room dining and the award-winning Robard’s Steakhouse.

For those yearning for more love can indulge in an array of on-property offerings. Ladies will enjoy an evening filled with garden-to-glass cocktails and foodie specials during Galentine’s Night on February 13th. The Woodlands Resort is not to be missed for all lovebirds this February. Starting rate begins at $329, pending availability. Offer valid Feb 1–28, 2019. Must be of legal drinking age (21 or older.) Some restrictions apply.

The Seagate Hotel & Spa

Nestled in the charming and quaint town of Delray Beach, The Seagate Hotel & Spa provides an intimate, romantic setting this Valentine’s Day that captures the relaxed-yet-vibrant lifestyle of Florida’s Gold Coast. This Valentine’s Day, couples can book the hotel’s Romance Package that includes deluxe accommodations, a complimentary bottle of Prosecco and chocolate-covered strawberries, plus a dozen long stemmed red roses.

To enhance the romance couples can relax in the 8,000 sq. foot Spa with the hotel’s Cupid’s Crush treatment. The February special includes a Pink Himalayan Salt Glow and Salt Stone Swedish Massage, an ESPA personalized facial, and a refreshing Champagne and Strawberries Manicure & Pedicure. Book package online using promo code: HNYMN, or call 1–877–577–3242. Offer valid for two-night stay in deluxe accommodations only.

Dream Downtown

Suite Heart

  • Description: We’re making your V-Day planning a whole lot easier when you book a suite at Dream Downtown and receive 20% off your stay, chocolate covered strawberries and two glasses of prosecco in your room upon arrival.
  • Stay Dates: February 2019
  • Booking Window: Now until 2/28

Donut Disturb

  • Description: Not feelin’ the love this February? It’s okay… we have just the solution. Book a room at Dream Downtown during the month of February and receive 20% off your stay, two glasses of Prosecco and our freshly baked dream donuts. Turn off your dating apps and sleep in with late check-out (based on availability).
  • Stay Dates: February 2019
  • Booking Window: Now until 2/28. 24-hr advance notice required

For The Couples ‘Shacking Up’

Spartan Mattress

Brooklyn Bedding has launched the Spartan, the perfect mattress for anyone who needs cooling and active recovery as they sleep.

A few key call outs on the NEW Spartan by Brooklyn Bedding:

· Utilizes Nanobionic® technology, registered with the FDA, to transform your body’s heat into waves of energy to enhance faster recover and promote quality of sleep

· Features TitanCool™, which maintains body temperature at an ideal 88 degrees

· Helps you reset and rejuvenate quicker by harnessing and recycling the body’s natural energy throughout the sleep cycle

· Three firmness levels, 120-night risk free trial, delivered in a box and Made in the USA

The Spartan retails at between $1399 for a twin — $2399 for a California King, and is delivered to your doorstep in a box.

Ascension Adjustable Base

Customizable comfort available at the touch of a button, the NEW Ascension™ Adjustable Base by Brooklyn Bedding is ergonomically designed from head to toe, which features:

· Dual motors that adjust both the head and foot simultaneously using a wired remote control

· Whisper quiet motor for minimal sleep disturbance when sharing a bed, and a slender profile that fits most slatless frames

· Adjustable power base offers a healthier way to sit in bed, and a solution for leisure or sleep

The NEW Ascension™ Adjustable Base is available for at $699 (Twin XL), $799 (Queen) and $1398 (Split King, offering individualized comfort for couples) at

Brooklyn Bedding Brushed Microfiber Sheets

Perfect for that someone special, Brooklyn Bedding Brushed Microfiber Sheets feature a silky smooth and long lasting weave that’s crafted to look as luxurious as it feels.

The NIGHT Pillow

Wake up feeling like a boss. The NIGHT Pillow™ youth-boosting sleep product maximizes the little time you have for shut-eye by combining unparalleled comfort for every sleep position with hair and skin benefits. The signature midnight black color of the pillowcase negates light, acting like a built-in sleep mask and allowing you to catch some deeper z’s. The tonal stripe border adds a little extra touch of elegance to the NIGHT Pillow.

Üllo + Carafe

The union of science and style, Üllo + Carafe is designed for serving red and white wines. The power of Selective Sulfite Capture™ purification combines with Üllo’s uniquely styled Carafe for a Pure Wine experience best shared among friends. The included Carafe is hand blown from lead-free crystal and is the perfect fit for showcasing the Üllo Wine Purifier.

· Offers a patented adjustable on/off aerator

· Dishwasher safe and make from BPA-free materials

· Hand blown lead-free crystal Üllo® Carafe

· Üllo Wine Purifier, Travel Bag, and Soft-touch display base

· 6 Selective Sulfite Capture™ full bottle filters

o Üllo filters are made in the USA

Aroma Gem Chrome Ultrasonic Diffuser

A truly special gift that your Valentine will cherish for years. Aroma Gem infuses the air with beneficial essential oils that lift your mood. Pair with any of Saje’s diffuser blends here.

KRUPS Digital Air Fryer

The KRUPS Digital Air Fryer has an XL capacity of 4.2Qt and features a stainless steel digital sleek design. With 8 preset cooking functions, it’ll be sure to make your holiday entertaining a lot easier this year. Additionally, the 3D pulse technology allows for healthy frying using little to no oil.

KRUPS Smokeless Indoor Grill

Indoor grilling is made easy with the new stainless steel digital smokeless indoor grill that has dual temperature zones for cooking more than 1 type of food at once. The large drip tray gathers excess oil and grease away from heat for minimal smoke. Additional features include: non-stick grill dishwasher safe plates, 175°F to 475°F temperature range, and a convenient cord wrap.

Lagostina Giada 4 Qt. Dutch Oven

Available at Crate & Barrel, Macy’s and

The Lagostina Giada 4 Qt. Dutch Oven cooks as beautifully as it presents on the table, featuring a premium polished stainless steel vessel and a hammered copper lid. The premium stainless steel cooking surface maintains the purity of food’s flavor, so you can savor every bite. The hammered lid is bi-ply copper, providing a tight seal to retain moisture, heat and nutrients. and broiler safe up to 500°F, the Giada 4 Qt. Dutch Oven can accommodate generous portions of risotto, soup, up to four chicken breasts and a 4 lb. chuck roast, making it the perfect one-pot meal companion for families.

  • Thick, tri-ply copper base for superior heat conduction, allowing you to sauté, braise, slow cook, roast and more
  • Stay-cool riveted stainless steel handles — built for comfort and stability
  • Flared edges for drip-free pouring

All-Clad D3 Compact

Ideally suited to cooks of all skill levels, the Tri-Ply Stainless-Steel Compact cookware pairs classic style with modern practicality. With flared edges that ensure accurate, drip-free pouring, these pieces feature stainless-steel handles that are ergonomically designed for comfort. This set includes all the essential pots and pans home chefs need to create a variety of delicious dishes.

Grey Goose La Fontaine

Inspired by the absinthe fountains of yore that have recently made their way across the Atlantic to trendy bars throughout the US, Grey Goose La Fontaine simultaneously serves up three perfectly prepped martinis to keep holiday festivities flowing. Crafting an impeccable martini has long eluded even the savviest hosts, but La Fontaine’s simple design manages to eliminate any method-based conundrums, such as the question of “shaken vs. stirred.” Cocktail enthusiasts can simply pour all ingredients into La Fontaine’s impressive glass orb and stir.

The liquid then flows through three different faucets, creating a trio of perfectly mixed martinis. As the ever-changing cocktail landscape returns to favor simple, no-frills drinks, La Fontaine is sure to be an unforgettable centerpiece for any spirited occasion. Link to purchase here: La Fontaine.

Tony Bowles is one of the youngest sought out journalists in the media world. He focuses on lifestyle, travel, entertainment, food and more! Based out of NYC.

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