VALENTINE’S 2018 Manila: Fancy Date Dinners & Ideas!

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As the whole world celebrates love this Valentine’s Day. Bring the season of love to greater heights with our list of Valentines’ hotel packages happening around the metro. Woo your date with a romantic rooftop dinner, staycation, spa day or even a grand view of the pryro musical & fountain shows.


VDay Room Amenity

This Valentine’s day, create lasting memories with your loved ones and rediscover romance in a place where love comes alive. Executive Chef Joris Rycken and his team have prepared carefully crafted menus for guests who wish to experience an exceptional day dedicated to love.

Love-filled Feast at High Street Café
Embark on a romantic journey in the nine culinary neighbourhoods of High Street Cafe featuring a hearty spread of signature and iconic dishes of the restaurant. The Valentine’s dinner is available on February 14 priced at Php 3,400 nett per person inclusive of a free flow of alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages.

Samba VDay

All I Sea is You at Samba
Enjoy the flavours of Peru at Samba on level 8 with a Valentine’s dinner set menu prepared by Chef De Cuisine Carlo Huerta. The 4-course set menu features authentic Peruvian favourites like the Salmon Acevichado Con Tamal De Arroz and Asado De Res Criollo Con Pure De Apio Nabo. This set menu is priced at Php 3,200 nett per person inclusive of a glass of bubbly.

For a more intimate setting, Samba offers a cabana package inclusive of a 5-course set menu priced at Php 18,000 net for 2 persons, inclusive of personal butler service, a bottle of premium champagne and custom-made Tiki cocktails by our guest international bartender and “Tiki Maestro” Daniele Dalla Pola.

A Valentine Staycation
Make this year’s celebration more memorable in one of the hotel’s luxurious rooms and suites, complete with sweeping views of the metro, then wake up the morning after with a hearty breakfast. Deluxe Rooms start at Php 13,500 ++ with: Buffet breakfast for two (2) at High Street Cafe or in-room dining, complimentary wireless and wired internet access, and access to Kerry Sports Manila’s gym and outdoor swimming pools.

Guests are in for a sweet surprise as they are welcomed with dark chocolate truffles and wine. A rose and a chocolate heart then follow for turndown services.

All room rates are quoted in Philippine pesos, subject to service charge and prevailing local government taxes. Advanced bookings are highly encouraged.

30th Street corner 5th Avenue, Bonifacio Global City, Taguig
Telephone: +632 820-0888
FacebookShangri-La at the Fort, BGC



Okada Manila

Okada Manila is set to win hearts during this love-filled season with sweet Valentine’s offers for all.  Guests are invited to take a romantic retreat to Entertainment City’s largest integrated resort to celebrate and enjoy delectable delights throughout February. 

Away from the hustle and bustle of the metro and set against the scenic bay area, Okada Manila sets the mood the most dreamy dates in the city.  Choose from a selection of the property’s exclusive Valentine’s dinner experiences, available on 14 February only.

Be swept away at La Piazza with a real taste of amore!  Chef Gleb Snegin’s sumptuous five-course meal brimming with authentic Italian flavors awaits.  Offered at PHP6,000 per person, guests’ memorable date night at La Piazza includes free-flowing prosecco, live entertainment, and a grand view of The Fountain’s performances. 

Enbu entices diners with a spectacular seven-course Valentine’s Dinner curated by Chef Atsushi Yoshida featuring assorted appetizers, the freshest seafood, plus premium Japanese wagyu served fresh from the grill.  Rate starts at PHP3,799 per person with a complimentary glass of wine. 

At Japanese Kappou Imamura, Chef Hiro Imamura shares his love for Japanese cuisine and modern flair with guests through his exquisite signature dishes served with a complimentary dessert for two.  All ladies availing of these Valentine’s dinner offers will receive a complimentary long-stemmed rose.

Okada Manila’s heartwarming and filling offers continue with more festive dining experiences at the property’s other restaurants: Red Spice presents a six-course Valentine’s feast for two featuring mouthwatering Oriental favorites from 10 to 14 February; Goryeo Korean Dining woos diners with a set meal for two complete with wagyu prime ribeye and a bottle of red wine to share from 14 to 16 February; and an indulgent Valentine’s dinner celebration with free-flowing sparkling wine is offered at Medley Buffet for larger groups of family and friends from 13 to 15 February.

Okada Manila, New Seaside Drive, Entertainment City Parañaque City, Philippines.
Operating Hours:
Lunch (Sat to Sun) 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Dinner (Mon to Sun) 5:00 PM – 11:00 PM
Telephone: +632 555-5799



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At I’M Hotel, we recognise and celebrate love in and forms this February and would like to take the opportunity to not just celebrate romantic love, but also kinship, family ties, friendship, and self-love.
Whether you need to rekindle your romance, love yourself that little bit more, or reconnect with your family and friends, our packages are designed to help you fall in love all over again.

Naughty or Nice? Choose your Suite spot (Suite package offer)
Has your valentine has been naughty or nice over the past year? Our special package to celebrate this romantic occasion will surely set hearts aflutter. Our find your suite spot package at I’M Hotel comes with the following inclusions:
• Daily Buffet breakfast at Bloom for 2 Persons
• Complimentary Welcome Minibar
• 2 servings of our Valentines’ edition cocktail and 1 dessert to share 
• Complimentary Access to Club Lounge
• Complimentary wifi access 
• Complimentary Valentines’ gift
• Complimentary late check-out till 2pm
Complimentary late check-out till 2pm 

Choice of Naughty or Nice add-on:
1) Naughty add-on: Novelty lover’s amenity pack 
2) Nice add-on: Complimentary 1 hour in-room massage

This package is at P10,200 ++ for a Premier Suite and P11,300 ++ for a 1 Bedroom Executive Suite. Simply top up P1500 nett each to enjoy a romantic 3 course love on top dinner package at Antidote rooftop bar for stays on February 14.

Love on Top (Valentine’s Day dinner on February 14)
For one night only, romance your significant other under the stars with a lavish 4 coursed dinner prepared with love by our executive chef at the country’s only jellyfish rooftop bar with a 360 degree unobstructed view of the city. This romantic affair is accompanied by live acoustic music to make for a truly spectacular experience. Avail this exquisite set dinner at only P3,600+ per couple. Opt for the cocktail pairing for an additional P600+ per person only to put an extra twinkle in his (or her) eye.

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Escape to Romance at I’M Onsen Spa
Don’t have a whole day to spare for our “Find our suite spot” hotel package? 
A 3 hour blissful escape at I’M Onsen Spa is all you need to set the tone for romance. Start with a private steam treatment and indulge in a chocolate body scrub made with the finest cacao beans. Discover the magic of chocolate which is scientifically proven to regulate blood circulation, stimulate endorphin production, protect your skin from UV damage, and smooth out wrinkles!
This treatment also includes a full body aromassage and Japanese facial, leaving your skin radiantly tender and smelling absolutely divine.

Treatments for this package are done in a private VIP couple suite with an ensuite steam room so you can relax with your loved one in absolute seclusion.
Bask in the afterglow with a sumptuous buffet at Bloom restaurant and take home a box of exquisite chocolate pralines to end the experience on a sweet note. 

This package is priced at P7,500 nett per couple.

Advanced reservations are highly recommended and can be made by visiting , emailing, or calling +632 7557 877

7862 Makati Avenue corner Kalayaan Avenue, Makati City




Romance takes center stage in the kitchen bringing love worlds apart together in an epicurean voyage. Chefs from different kitchens will be preparing unique dishes as well as Spiral’s signature favorites.

Witness firsthand how the Singaporean Chilli Crab is given a quirky French twist or the Foie Gras given a Chinese touch with the Foie Gras Xiao Long Bao at Spiral’s Chinese Wok. Culinary artisans add a little Asian flavor to the Spanish Paella with a Korean infusion of Kimchi Chorizo at the Korean Atelier. Classic sushi rolls will be given a touch of East meets West with Maki Burgers at the Sushi and Sashimi Atelier. Discover the exotic combination of Indian cottage cheese and the Mexican tortilla with the Indian Butter Paneer Burritos at the North Indian Atelier. The Korean Atelier gives a fun twist to the classic tacos with the Korean Salmon Tacos. In an interesting flavorsome Italian – Indian combination, Spiral’s master chefs present the Chicken Makhani Pizza where the mild spice of curry replaces the traditional tomato sauce while chicken makhani (butter chicken) serves as toppings on the pizza. The Thai Atelier heats up the French Stove with the Tom Yum Chicken Wings. Over at the French Stove, the hearty clam chowder is enhanced with a Japanese spin with the Japanese Clam Chowder. Indulge in more fusion presentations at the Patisserie including the Mango Avocado Biscotti Crumble, Raspberry Jelly and Coconut Macaroons and moist cupcakes with cute His & Her animal frostings at La Patisserie.

Celebrating couples at Spiral have a chance to win gifts from Guerlain, Elizabeth Arden and Tefal on Valentine’s Day at Spiral on the 14th of February 2018 with rates available at Php3,000 nett per person for lunch and Php4,500 nett per person for dinner.


Spice Up your Love by Le Bar
Enjoy an intimate dinner at Le Bar with the special Spice Up Your Love set menu featuring succulent oysters, tuna tartare, onion ash crusted lamb and heart-shaped chocolate marbled red velvet cheesecake.

Dedicate a song to your love as a gesture of endearment and romance. Say “Je t’aime” through music as interpreted by Le Bar’s featured artist serenading celebrating couples.

Spice Up Your Love set dinner for is set at Php5,600 nett for two inclusive of a 4-course menu, a glass of Rosé and a special gift from Le Bar.

Valentine’s Day Special Room Package
Treat your loved one to a Valentine’s Day Special Staycation and experience a romantic seaside getaway. Escape to an urban oasis in the heart of Manila for a romantic sojourn available at Php7,300+++ inclusive of breakfast for two (2) at Spiral.

Sofitel Philippine Plaza Manila
CCP Complex, Roxas Boulevard 1300 Pasay City
Landline:++63 (02) 832.6988




As the whole world celebrates love this Valentine’s Day, yours should uniquely standout like the most controversial romance of Christian Grey and Anastacia Steele. Marriott Manila brilliantly adapted the best-selling novel trilogy by E.L. James into their Valentine specials to give you that daring, intimate and memorable affair. 

Dinner For Two

Like a true Mr. Grey, be on top of your game in a date under the stars at the hotel’s rooftop pool bar, The Deck. For Php 3,500++, have the most romantic 5-course dinner with a breathtaking cityscape view as your backdrop. Be ready to hear your own Ana Steele gush all night on every dish from appetizer to main course – that has a meat or seafood option, and until the dessert. It’s an absolute picture-perfect moment seen on movies.

If a rooftop dinner is not your style, then be an old romantic with an intimate dinner at the multi-awarded Cru Steakhouse. Plush interiors, dim lighting, open kitchen with flaming grill and live music entertainment are few reasons why Cru Steakhouse is a favorite choice of couples. Sealing the deal, of course, is their exquisite menu of premium choices. Their bestsellers will surely captivate you such as U.S. Certified Angus Beefs in different cuts or a huge board with three varieties of steaks. Cru is also a good choice for healthy couples because of their Vegan menu, salads with organic vegetables and locally sourced seafoods.


Valentine Room Package

Go big and go home to Marriott this season of love. Their Valentine Room Package starts at a special rate of Php 15,888++ for an overnight stay in Premium Room with balcony that looks over a vast golf course. More thrilling inclusions are 3-course in-room dining dinner for two, bottle of wine, a guaranteed late check out of 3pm, and bouquet of roses. Not to mention, other hotel facilities and wide range of dining options you can revel into.

Skip the “laters, baby”, and just freely celebrate love in so many ways at Marriott Manila. They made seats limited for an intimate affair so better make early reservations.

2 Resorts Drive, Pasay City, 1309 Metro Manila
Telephone: (02) 988 9999
Facebook: Manila Marriott Hotel



City of Dreams Manila

City of Dreams Manila rekindles the flame of love this February in celebration of Valentine’s Day with dining experiences and confectioneries as expressions of endearment.

From haute European cuisine and a Michelin-star dining experience at The Tasting Room, to Japanese-Peruvian fare at Nobu Manila, premium Chinese and Cantonese delights at Crystal Dragon, to chocolate fondue and chocolates at Red Ginger and Café Society, respectively – lovers, romantics and even unattached who opt to celebrate together with friends as Single’s Awareness Day can create a lasting memory of this season of love at the luxury integrated resort.

The Tasting Room at NÜWA (the rebranded Crown Towers) introduces Chef de Cuisine Frederic Thevenet’s fresh, contemporary take on haute French cuisine infused with Asian influences. The five-course Valentine’s Tasting Menu is at P5,000++ per person and to heighten the romance, guests can opt to have a wine pairing at P2,500++ per person. As an added Cupid’s treat, a live chocolate station will be available for diners and lady guests will be provided with a bouquet of red roses.

City of Dreams Manila

At Nobu Manila, guests can sweep their loved ones off their feet with the seven-course Valentine’s Day Omakase dinner menu on February 13 and 14. The indulgent dinner starts with the Yellowtail Sashimi Jalapeno and Kumamoto Oysters with Nobu Salsa, Caviar, and Yuzu Lemon followed by the Ika Sushi, Lapu-lapu Sushi, and Negi Toro trio platter. Further delighting the senses are the Seared Scallop Inaniwa Pasta with Truffle Butter; the entrée Uni Butter Crusted Beef Tenderloin with Confit Potato, Caramelized Onion, and Sake Soy; and the Aka Dashi Soup and Asari Clam, concluded by the Strawberry and Ivoire Chocolate Mousse with Hazelnut Dacquoise and Praline Ice Cream. The Valentine’s Omakase is at P4,299++ per person

Asean Avenue corner Roxas Boulevard,
Entertainment City, Parañaque 1701, Manila, Philippines
Telephone: 800 8080



Conrad Manila February 2018 Offers

Brasserie on 3 – Profess your love this Valentine’s with a romantic candlelit buffet dinner at Brasserie on 3. Executive Chef Daniel Patterson charms couples with an amorously prepared selection sure to set the mood for the special day.

The February euphoria continues with the much-awaited 9th Philippine International Pyromusical Competition best viewed from Brasserie on 3’s veranda and bay view seats. Indulge in a lavish intercontinental buffet spread for the ultimate sensory spectacle.

Be Mine on Valentine’s
Php 2,700 nett per person
February 14

Pyromusical Competition Viewing Dinner buffet rates starts from Php 1,600 nett per person
All Saturdays from February 17 to March 24

C Lounge – Be love-struck by an inspired marriage of a bottle of Brut Sparkling, “Lover’s Quarrel” of chocolate fondue, pralines and fresh fruits, and your favorite melodies performed live all while enjoying the fiery colors of the famed Manila Bay sunset.

Heat things up and enjoy the best seats in the house during the Pyromusical Competition with exceptional cocktails and mocktails. Be swept off your feet by the dazzling array of fireworks, hypnotic mixes and merriment.

Lovestruck at C Lounge
Php 3,000 nett | February 14

Pyro and Ice Happy Hour
Limited al fresco seats available
at Php 15,000 nett consumable
February 17 to March 24 (Saturdays)

For reservations and inquiries, please email or kindly call +632 833 9999. To learn more about Conrad Manila’s promotions and offers follow us on Facebook (ConradManilaPH) and on Instagram (@conradmanila).



Makati Shang

Makati Shangri-La, Manila presents a romantic evening with excellent cuisine on Valentine’s Day. Diners can fill their tummies and their hearts with the delicious dining offers at the hotel’s restaurants.

Guests can spoil their loved ones with an unlimited gourmet fare of local and international favorites and live-action stations at Circles Event Café for P2,600 net per person. For an authentic Japanese feast, they may dine at Inagiku and enjoy the special Utage buffet featuring Yellowtail Sashimi and other limited fresh seafood items at P3,950 net per person.

Makati Shang

For a most memorable and intimate evening, diners can delight in Chef Eric Weidmann’s innovative five-course menu featuring premium steaks at Sage Bespoke Grill. Price is at P3,300 net per person.

Guests can also make it a night to remember and relish gourmet meals with dreamy live musical renditions of classic love songs at Lobby Lounge. Prices start at P1,980 net.

The hotel’s excellent pastry chefs at Sinfully Circles offer the sweetest gifts this Valentine’s Day with chocolates, truffles and cakes handcrafted with love.

Makati Shangri-La, Manila
Tel: (63 2) 813 8888 extension 7022
Fax: (63 2) 814 2534



Marco Polo

Experience the magic of love and romance in the air as sky hotel, Marco Polo Ortigas Manila, brings the love season to greater heights this Valentine’s.

Find the confection that speak from the heart. Give the gift of sweet treats to show your love and affection, or just celebrate the love month with decadent desserts to share. Decadent Valentine’s cake, chocolate hearts, pralines, and strawberry tarts are available for sweet gestures at Café Pronto.

Take the better half to an ultimate experience with special offers to enjoy on Valentine’s Day, 14 February, at Cucina and Lung Hin. Discover a lavish array of different cuisines, prepared-to-perfection. Cucina elevates its live action stations for this sweet celebration, especially the well-loved, the Seafood Station. Enjoy this for 2,888 per person with special Valentine cocktails sold separately. Same rate applies for 13 February. Have an intimate affair while experiencing a fine and intricate celebration over a classic cuisine that is impeccable for every palate at Lung Hin. The Cantonese restaurant is bringing dishes that accentuates the elegance of the cuisine with special set menus to indulge in—Sliced Peking Duck with Osmanthus Jelly on Potato Chip, Sautéed Fresh Tiger Prawn Ball in Supreme Stock, and Pan-Fried Crab Claw with Foie Gras in Barbecue Sauce, to name a few.

Marco Polo

Surprise your special one with an extraordinary experience of romance with exceptional drinks over illustrious view of the sparkling sky at Vu’s Sky Bar and Lounge. A savoury tapas buffet while being serenaded by HIWAY 54 Band on Valentine’s Day itself, 14 February, couldn’t more romantic. Indulge your romantic palate with a welcome glass of on the same day with the wine of the month, Eclat de Rose, a stylish drink that reveals a beautiful expression of fresh berries, and aromatic flowers to taste, which is also available for the whole month at the sky bar; a drink perfect for ton amour.

Marco Polo Ortigas Manila
Meralco Avenue and Sapphire Street, Ortigas Center, Pasig City 1600
Tel: (632) 720 7777



Club Balai Isabel

Treat that very special someone to a night of music and romance on the shores of the beautiful Lake Taal.

Our chefs have prepared special set course meal, perfect for a romantic evening. Sip wine and enjoy the beautiful scenery while Cath Calanga serenades the night away to your favorite romantic melodies.

Our Valentines Day special is the perfect gift for all you perfect couples.

Club Balai Isabel


Club Balai Isabel
Fairways Drive, Talisay, Batangas
Instagram: Club Balai Isabel

Live an Awesome Life,

ABI of Team Our Awesome Planet

Disclosure:  I wrote this article with my biases, opinions, and insights. 

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