Treat someone special to a romantic day out or paint the town red with a night out in Belfast together! These romantic date ideas are sure to make sparks fly this Valentine’s Day.

Romantic Hotel & Spa Retreats

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Relax at a Spa Hotel

Treat your other half to a day in one of Northern Ireland’s finest spa resorts. Go to the Galgorm for a relaxing session in their Thermal Village, complete with hot tubs, saunas and a forest bathing experience. Or opt for a city centre escape at the spa at the Merchant Hotel. Take a look at the best spa hotels in and around Belfast this Valentine’s Day.

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Romantic Places to Stay

Looking for some quality time with your other half? Book a romantic break in the heart of the city. Celebrate Valentine’s Day in Belfast with a romantic overnight getaway. Indulge yourself with a luxurious package, including a room upgrade, drinks, dinner and more!

Romantic Daytime Dates

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Take a Romantic Stroll

With dramatic hillsides and pristine parks, Belfast has plenty of romantic spots for a walk. Ramble up to the top of Cave Hill for spectacular views of the city and Belfast Lough. Or walk hand in hand through winter foliage at Barnett Demesne or Sir Thomas and Lady Dixon for nature and woodland.

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Try Something New Together

Adventure activities are a great way to bond and try something new together. From indoor skydiving, skiing and golf, to outdoor ziplines, bike tours and archery, read our guide to urban adventures in Belfast and find the perfect day out for you both.

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Cute Brunch Dates

Nothing beats a catch up with with that special someone than a delicious breakfast or brunch. You could even spice things up and enjoy a bottomless brunch. Swap your coffee and tea for cocktails and bubbles.

Romantic Date Nights


Fine Dining in Belfast

Indulge yourself and that special someone with culinary treats, gourmet meals, top wines, and mouth-watering local ingredients.

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Victoria Square’s Dome

Take the lift to the top of this stunning shopping destination to enjoy spectacular 360° views over Belfast from the glass topped dome. After dark the dome is illuminated with twinkling spotlights offering a unique and romantic space to catch the city’s sights.

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Observatory at Grand Central

With stunning cityscape as far as the eye can see the Observatory, on the 23rd floor of the Grand Central Hotel, takes romance to a new level. Serving sparkling afternoon tea, cheese boards, charcuterie and decadent cocktails, this dreamy place for a date is sure to leave your head in the clouds.

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Berts Jazz Bar & Restaurant

Fancy a date night with fabulous cocktails, delicious food and great music? Find yourself instantly transported back to the chic, intimate jazz bars of 1930’s New York as you soak up the sophisticated atmosphere and let the cool jazz melodies wash over you.

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