Are you feeling bored of doing the same thing every year or are you unsure of how to surprise your date? This Valentine’s day, pick one of our '50 Best Valentine's Day Ideas in 2018 for Adventurous Couples and Singles in Singapore' to surprise your loved one with something exciting, different, unique and fun but yet can be so romantic. This list of 50 unique and exciting ideas on how to celebrate this day of love will ensure that this Valentine’s day will be a day filled with romance, love and excitement for all couples. Be it interesting dining concepts, fine dining dinner with a view parties, relaxing activities or unique couple activities, we have it covered for you. If you are single, there is a lot from these activities you can do with your pal or by yourself.
Read on for Valentine's Day 2018 Ideas:
Unique Dining Spots
Have a private dinner and spend quality time with your Valentine in this unique shaped air - conditioned dome.
Fly above with the dining experience on board the Singapore Cable Car. Enjoy a 3-course menu while taking in the scenic views riding in the cable car. This makes a very romantic Valentine’s day.
Couples can enjoy a semi private dinner 47m over the ground overlooking the Siloso Beach at the AJ Hackett dining whilst watching enjoying the sea view as well as watching people bungy jump off. This will make a unique dining experience for you and your Valentine. Enjoy the sunset as you sip your glass of champagne. If you and your date feel adventurous enough, you can try the various AJ Hackett’s activities from the bungy jump to its swing. This will make it a night to remember.
This Valentine’s day, take your date to W Hotel and enjoy a romantic night under the stars with a cosy tent and beanbags on the green grounds coupled with an array of delicious food. Zip up into your private tent when you want some quiet and alone time.
5. Pool Grill
A private cabana, a pool view, dinner and champagne make a perfect Valentine’s day with your partner at Marriot Singapore Hotel’s Pool Grill
Enjoy a Valentine’s day by the beach with dinner and wine while watching the sunset together at the Wavehouse Sentosa.
Escape the crowd and enjoy a beautiful view of the Johor Straits while having a quiet dinner with your valentine at the Raffles Marina Country club
For the artistic couples who want to go beyond just having dinner, enjoy Arteastiq’s promo of 3 course dinner as well as art jamming for couples this Valentine’s day.
Enjoy the cool breeze, live music, dinner, drinks and an amazing sunset on board as you sail away with the Royal Albatross.
10. Singapore Flyer
Soar high and take in the scenic view of Singapore’s city skyline together with your date of the Singapore skyline at the Singapore Flyer’s Valentine’s day special. You get to enjoy dinner as well as two rounds around in the Singapore Flyer.
Have a dinner in the Gardens at The Halia at Botanic Gardens with an 11-course dinner menu. You can choose to top up to relax with a picnic set up that comes with small bites and drinks in the garden after you are done with your dinner so you don’t have to end your romantic night immediately.
12. Song of India
Spice up your time with your partner by enjoying a five-course dinner at one-star Michelin restaurant ‘Song of India’ and curate your own dessert together with Chef Manjunath.
Make amazing memories at the private dining concept in the open air Orchid greenhouse dome that showcases the beauty of Singapore’s Orchids at Shangri La’s ‘Diner de Fleurs’. You get enjoy a wine paring dinner whilst seated amongst the beautiful flowers.
For the couples who prefer outdoors, nature and do not wish to dress up, this restaurant in the middle of the sea allows you to enjoy alfresco and outdoor seafood dining. Feel the sea breeze while you enjoy the fish that you would have caught yourself. Imagine being able to leave the hustle of Singapore behind without needing a passport.
Rooftop Fine Dining Restaurants and Bars
Have glitzy Valentine’s day dinner with the Marina Bay as the backdrop at the Mediterranean inspired restaurant on the 40th floor of the Capita Green.
Enjoy a 5 or 8 course menu while enjoying the views on the 50th floor of the OUE building. Head out to the alfresco bar after dinner to carry on your beautiful night to enjoy a drink on two in the breezy night overlooking the Marina Bay. This will make for a very nice romantic night out.
17. Level 33
Romance on Valentine’s day at the World’s Highest Urban Craft -Brewery and create a memorable evening with your loved one over a delicious dinner menu and an amazing view.
18. Hilton Hotel
An alfresco dining at the poolside on the 33rd floor of the Hilton Pool hotel. Have a quiet and amazing Italian food by the pool.
19. Ce La Vi
Watch the Marina Bay’s spectra light and water show while having dinner and enjoying the view from Ce la Vi located on the 57th floor of the Marina Bay Sands Hotel.
Dress to impress and celebrate your courtship this Valentine’s Day at the highest rooftop bar in Novena with a special dinner and a handmade dessert against a spectacular backdrop.
21. Pub Crawl
If you and your date enjoy the parties and the nightlife then this pub crawl is the answer. Discover the best of Singapore’s nightlife accompanied by lik- minded people and a guide.
Interesting and Unique activities for the Hands-on Couple
If you and your partner love Gin and have always wondered how it is made, then treat yourself and your love to a boozy two hours by taking a Gin &Tonic Masterclass where you learn how to recreate this cocktail. This will make a unique Valentine’s day outing.
23. Pottery Making
Get your hands dirty spinning a potter’s wheel while sipping some wine. You get to bring home your work of art and will always serve as a reminder of the unique Valentine’s day you enjoyed.
24. Perfume Making
Fruity, Woody or Spicy? Which fragrant describes you? Make your own fragrance with your date or better still make one for each as as a gift.
25. Escape Room
Get adventurous with your partner and try to escape from this Escape Room.
Is a long term relationship on the cards? Have fun finding out.
If you have a sweet tooth and love to eat chocolates then why not enjoy Chocolates made by you and your partner at this Valentine Themed Chocolate workshop.
Enjoy some wine together for the wine lovers at the French Cellar’s wine tasting workshops.
Heat up your love at this special cook your own Valentine party.
30. Jewellery Making
Make a unique and one-of -a kind jewellery this Valentines Day at the Jewellery making workshop. You can be very sure that your no one would have gotten the same gift as your date.
Enjoy a private yoga session for the couples that fit couples who enjoy the outdoors and exercising this Valentine’s day.
Make your Valentine’s day more memorable by learning to cook some local classics and savouring your own delicious cooking.
Celebrate the season of love with this Gin-Spired buffet for all those Gin Lovers
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How romantic would it be to create your own personalised greeting with your love? Tell them how much you love them in this typesetting and letterpressing workshop.
Have a quiet and unique valentine’s day by enjoying a meal for two and learning to make a dessert at the Chef’s own residence.
36. D-I-Y Bouquet
Surprise the love of your life by picking flowers from the breathtaking but yet affordable flowers of Far East Flora.
Movies and Concerts
Celebrate Valentine’s day with your love watching the finale of the ‘Fifty Shades’ phenomenon whilst seated in comfortable ‘business-like’ seats. Enjoy pre-show free flow popcorn and soft drinks, a special valentine’s day menu and end the night with dessert and Champagne.
38. The Projector
Cuddle up and watch a special movie screening this Valentine’s day in a setting different from a cinema for the movie buff couple
For the music lover couple, Rani Singham and Joshua Wan will take you on a journey of love in this special concert at the Intercontinental Singapore
Spoil and romance each other at Singapore’s largest Spa at Espa Singapore. Choose their couple package and you get to enjoy a private massage in one of their beach villas together with a meal and a drink. After that,you get to spend the day enjoying their facilities so you don’t have to rush off after your massage and meal. You will be sure to feel loved and pampered by the end of the day.
41. The Outcall Spa
For the busy couple who do not have time to go out or couples who cannot find any sitter for the kids or even those who do not wish to join the crowd this Valentine’s day, The Outcall Spa is the answer. Indulge in their Valentine’s day special that includes a couple massage in the comfort of your home together with a bottle of wine and balloon. Best part is they open till 1am so you can enjoy a private time with your love after the kids have gone to bed.
42. Ikeda Spa
Enjoy a Japanese special Rose-mantic Spa promo that includes rose collage, Onsen Spa, VIP suite and a rose candle massage.
43. So Spa
Pamper each other at the luxurious So Spa that starts with a Scrub, followed by a 60 minutes massage, a 30 mins facial and end it with a 30 min bath. Your day does not end here as you get to enjoy the amazing So Spa facilities for the rest of the day. Perfect to unwind and spend quality time with your Valentine away from the hustle and bustle of the city.
Sail away just the two of you into the sunset in a private yacht. Indulge in water activities or just enjoy a BBQ.
Have a picnic without the hassle of setting up or deciding what food to bring. Coupled with an amazing décor of fairy lights, canopy and tepee tents, this will serve as a unique, romantic and relaxing Valentine’s day date.
Take a joy ride over Singapore or fly to a Malaysian Island, the royal way, in a private aircraft.
Flowers, fairy lights, food, movie and an overnight stay in the most fancy tent by the beach.
Valentine’s Day Staycations
Spend a special time with your partner in Amara Sentosa’s ‘Romantic Experience Package’ that includes a four course dinner , breakfast for two and a Spa Voucher.
49. Naumi Hotel
Spice up your romance with Naumi Hotel’s Valentine’s day getaway with specials such as the ‘Kinky Package’
Ritz Carlton’s ‘Romance Getaway ‘package is perfect for couples who wish to indulge in their love for each other. Their package includes a bottle of Champagne, breakfast, a grand room with a spectacular view of the Marina Bay amongst others. You will sure feel spoiled by the end of it.
This blog is contributed by Preeti, a mum to two lovely kids and an ex-teacher who loves to find opportunities for exciting outings for her own date night with her husband.