Valentine’s Day is a day of love and affection, a day to celebrate the bond between two people.
Spending quality time together is always beneficial, whether you’re in a new relationship or have been together for years. For couples who have been together for many years but find it difficult to be affectionate and enjoy each other’s presence, February 14th is when you set aside and join the rest of the world in showing your love for each other.
As a result, if you’re looking for the ideal Valentine’s Day date, here are ten ideas to consider:
– Dine in a luxurious setting with a candlelit dinner. With the day dedicated to romantic gestures, many restaurants will almost certainly offer couples dinners and packages. Choose a restaurant with a romantic atmosphere, such as one with views of the city skyline, or one with a special Valentine’s Day menu.
If you’re looking for a romantic dinner in Accra, here are a few fancy restaurants you can consider:
- Nsuomnam Seafood and Fish Restaurant – Located at Cantonments, this restaurant is known for its fine dining experience, it serves contemporary African cuisine.
- Ernesto’s Country Club – Perfect for photos, this restaurant exudes class and quality service. It is home to an award-winning Italian chef, making it an ideal location for your Valentine’s Day out.
- Bold Restaurant – This restaurant’s evening lighting is spectacular. Bold also qualifies as a couple’s destination for a romantic dinner due to its excellent food and relaxed atmosphere.
- Mars Rooftop Bar and Restaurant – Mars, located in East Legon, is unquestionably worth a visit with your spouse. The Aesthetic is very pleasant.
- Sky Bar – Make reservations for dinner with your spouse at one of Accra’s most scenic rooftops and tell us how wonderful your visit went in the comments section.
Regardless of which option you choose, make reservations ahead of time to ensure a pleasant dining experience.
Wine tasting is a great way to expand your palate. You and your partner can sample various wines, learn about the winemaking process, and unwind in the picturesque surroundings. Sai Wine Cafe in Labone is a great place to start.
Picnic in a park
Pack a picnic basket with your favourite foods and drinks, as well as a blanket, and head to a beautiful park or scenic location. Visit the Legon Botanical Gardens and the Aburi Gardens.
This is a simple yet intimate way to spend time together while enjoying nature.
Couples cooking class
Join a cooking class to learn new techniques and recipes. This is a fun and interactive way to make new memories while bonding over food. Better yet, the cooking can be done at home for a more intimate experience.
Visit a museum or art gallery
Visit a museum or art gallery to immerse yourself in art and culture. You and your partner can discover new artists and exhibitions, as well as discuss your favourite pieces. Some options include Gallery 1957, Nubuke Foundation, Berj Art Gallery, Kuenyehia, Kwame Nkrumah Memorial Park & Mausoleum, and the National Museum of Ghana.
Couples spa day
Treat yourself to a relaxing spa day. Choose from various treatments, such as massages, facials, or body wraps, and spend quality time together in a comfortable setting.
Sunset boat ride
Watch the sunset from a scenic boat ride or kayaking trip. This is a romantic and exciting way to spend an evening and create memories that will last a lifetime. There are a number of resorts located outside of the city that cater to such adventures.
Visit a local concert
Enjoy a night out by attending a live performance. Select from a variety of concerts or shows, such as a musical, play, or comedy act, and spend an unforgettable evening with your loved one.
Participate in a fun adventure together
Try something new and exciting, such as hiking or skydiving. This is an exciting way to bond with others over a shared experience and make lasting memories.
Plan a surprise weekend getaway
Surprise your partner with a weekend getaway. Choose a romantic destination and plan a trip filled with activities, relaxation, and romance.
The most important thing, regardless of which option you choose, is to spend quality time together and enjoy each other’s company. Create new memories and strengthen your relationship with your significant other this Valentine’s Day.
If you want to spend a day or two with your spouse in an apartment with access to a swimming pool, gym, and a private chef, please contact us to book a short stay in one of our luxury short-let rentals.