The month of love has arrived! Supermarkets are brimming with heart-shapes and chocolate, and romance is in the air. Cape Town is a great place to be in love, and there are some great Valentines Day deals and events happening. Bookings are going fast, so make sure you secure your spot now!

Find more Valentines Day events on our calendar.

Gourmet picnic at Radisson Blu Waterfront

The Radisson Blu Waterfront is serving up a stunning selection of romantic treats designed by Executive Chef Norman Heath. Book your basket and take up your spot on the lawns overlooking the Atlantic Ocean.  They will provide a picnic blanket, basket, glass of sparkling wine on arrival, and a bottle of Protea wine by Anthonij Rupert. The baskets are R745 per couple.

Valentines Day gourmet picnic

The Vineyard Valentine’s Day Dinner or Picnic

Choose between dinner at The Square Restaurant, or the annual Valentine’s Picnic on the banks of the Liesbeeck River, at The Vineyard this Valentine’s Day. Picnics lake place on petal-strewn lawns, and the baskets are packed with all sorts of delights: cheeses, hot-smoked salmon, olives, preserves, pickles and much more. Dessert is a chocolate Nachtmusik fondue with berries, shortbread, truffles, macaroons, and Meringue Kisses. It also includes a bottle of wine. The Valentine’s Picnic at the River is R650 per person; Valentine’s Dinner at The Square is R 495 per person.

Valentine’s Day at The Galileo

The Galileo Open Air Cinema takes place at the Nooitgedacht Wine Estate in Stellenbosch this February 14th. Celebrate beneath the stars with a cheesy flick, some nachos, and a bottle of wine. The film they’re showing is Valentine’s Day, starring Anne Hathaway, Ashton Kutcher, Jamie Fox, Bradley Cooper, Jessica Alba, and Taylor Swift. Tickets are R225 per person and include a comfy backrest, blanket, live music, movie, heart-shaped lollipop, and a welcome drink.

Valentine's Day at The Galileo


Dinner special at Hard Rock Café

This Valentine’s Day, Hard Rock Café is spreading the love! Order any two entrees and a bottle of wine and receive a 15% discount off your bill. Rockin!

Dinner at the Quarter Kitchen

The Quarter Kitchen at the Portswood Hotel has curated a special set menu for Valentine’s Day dinner. It includes a complimentary drink on arrival, as well as live entertainment.

Dinner and Dance at CASA

CASA is serving up a four-course menu, complete with a dessert chocolate fountain, this Valentine’s Day. Expect an evening of dinner and dancing with a live six-piece band for just R1100 per couple.

Valentine's Dinner and Dance at CASA


A unique love story at The Table Bay

If you’re after some choose-your-own-adventure style romance, look no further than The Table Bay. Couples will have the chance to “write” their own Valentine’s story – with a choice of chapters to determine how their story goes. It begins with Oysters and Bubbly at the Union Bar and terrace, and from there you can choose a Valentine’s Tasting Plate with a Pomegranate Martini, Valentine’s dinner, a decadent dessert, or Valentine’s inspired high tea.

Dinner at the Twelve Apostles

Take your lover’s breath away with a six-course Valentine’s Day Dinner overlooking the sea at one of Cape Town’s most romantic venues. Taking place in both Azure Restaurant and The Atlantic Marquee, your partner will be ‘wowed’ by exceptional service and cuisine at The Twelve Apostles Hotel and Spa. Dinner is R1250 per person, including a glass of MCC on arrival. Enjoy the wine pairing option at an additional R450 per person.

Twelve Apostles Hotel Views