Florence doesn’t need much help on the romance front, but here are a handful of ideas to add even more heart to Heart Day.
All the Magic of Valentine’s Day at the Hard Rock Cafe Florence
This is where the magic happens. Join the Hard Rock Cafe for a Valentine’s Day magic show on February 14. Illusionist, conjurer and magician Francesco Micheloni will perform an interactive magic show for audiences to take part in from the edge of their seats and on stage. Start the romance early with a special menu available from February 9 featuring a strip steak scampi for 34.95 euros and a Flirtini cocktail for 15 euros, both with a complimentary side of onion rings.
Candlelight evenings at Hotel Savoy
Feeling indulgent? The team at Rocco Forte Hotels will treat you to an unforgettable Valentine’s at the Hotel Savoy in central Florence. Starting with a trip to a private goldsmith’s workshop on the Ponte Vecchio, guests will receive a unique jewel created before their eyes. A luxurious couple’s massage awaits at the hotel’s Spa Suite in piazza della Repubblica, followed by either a private in-suite meal or candlelit dinner at the elegant Irene Restaurant for 85 euros per person (for dinner). For enquiries, contact +39 055 27351 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Valentine’s Day at 25hours Hotel Florence Piazza San Paolino
Heaven or hell? The choice is yours at 25hours Hotel Florence Piazza San Paolino this Valentine’s Day. Go big with the So Much Love package at 290 euros for two people, which includes an overnight stay in a double room, a bottle of bubbly, buffet breakfast and an aphrodisiac Valentine’s day dinner. Keep it simple with the One Little Love package for 175 euros for two people including everything except dinner. Or stay just for dinner and enjoy the special Valentine’s menu for 75 euros per person and pair your meal with the Love Drink cocktail for 14 euros. To book a hotel room, send an email to email@example.com and to book a table for dinner, send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Michelin-star meals at Hotel Brunelleschi
Catch Cupid’s arrows at Hotel Brunelleschi with this historic establishment’s range of Valentine’s Day offers. Enjoy breathtaking views of Florence at this super central hotel. The overnight hotel promotion on February 14 includes a customizable welcome package with fresh flowers and fine chocolates, dinner and drinks, plus a delicious breakfast to end your stay. For those who would just like dinner, the two Michelin-starred Ristorante Santa Elisabetta is offering an exclusive Valentine’s menu from Chef Rocco De Santis.
Love deals at Grand Hotel Minerva
Become the star of an endless romance with Grand Hotel Minerva‘s Valentine’s Day packages. The “Love Deal” applies to the evenings of February 11, 12, 13 and 14, and includes a Champagne welcome to a night’s stay with a five-course dinner and à la carte breakfast served to your room. Celebrate on the big day itself with a candlelit dinner in the magical setting of La Buona Novella gourmet restaurant. The cost to stay in the Suit starts at 700 euros and the cost to stay in the Deluxe Junior Suite starts at 500 euros. Booking in advance is recommended: +39 055 27230 or email@example.com.
Get your groove on with The Heartbreak Club
Mondana Nights and Polimoda People present “Volume 3. The Heartbreak Club”, a night for all creatives in Florence on February 14 at Colle Bereto. Head down for a boogie to a set by DJ Skorpions with friends or your other half. Doors open at 11.45pm and tickets must be purchased in advance. Tables are open for reserve as well with a maximum of 6 people her table and a required 100 euro pre-payment.
Chianti Classico Collection
Indulge in top Tuscan wine with a ticket to Chianti Classico Collection at former railway station-turned-events venue Stazione Leopolda. On February 14, taste new Gallo Nero vintages (maybe not all 700 of them!) from 200-plus producers. Our advice: plan ahead to ensure you sample the labels you love. Chianti Classico, Riserva and Gran Selezione, Vin Santo del Chianti Classico, and Chianti Classico Extra-Virgin Olive Oil DOP will be present. Tickets cost 30 euro. Doors open at 10am.