40 Valentine's Day Specials 2018 - Cape Town Events, Lunches & Dinners
40 Valentine's Day Specials 2018 - Cape Town Events, Lunches & Dinners
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40 Valentine's Day Specials 2018 - Cape Town Events, Lunches & Dinners
Discover Cape Town's romantic side with that special someone on the 14th of February, with our guide to romantic events and activities for Valentine’s Day 2018
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40 Valentine's Day Specials 2018 - Cape Town Events, Lunches & Dinners

Discover Cape Town's romantic side with that special someone on the 14th of February, with our guide to romantic events and activities for Valentine’s Day 2018
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40 Valentine's Day Specials 2018 - Cape Town Events, Lunches & Dinners
Discover Cape Town's romantic side with that special someone on the 14th of February, with our guide to romantic events and activities for Valentine’s Day 2018

Valentine's Day is around the corner and it's going to be a goodie! We're all about doing things a little differently which is why we've put this epic list together. Stay tuned for some Valentine's Day specials happening near you in 2018!

Whether you’re planning a romantic proposal at a quiet dinner for two or a luxury couples treatment at the spa, take a look at the best Valentine’s Day treats in Cape Town in 2018.

Quick JumpValentine's Day Events and PicnicsDelvera Valentine’s Sunset HikeValentine's Day Sunset CruiseValentine’s Day at HQ Restaurant The Love FestivalValentine’s Day fun 5km run / walkReuben's Cape Town - Valentines Day DinnerFaye & Wren on Valentine's DayNight Under The Stars Valentine’s Day at Mint, the Local GrillValentines Day @REDValentine's Day Dinner at Top of The RitzCASA Valentine's Dinner & DanceValentine's Day - GinOclock at Cartel RooftopValentine's Dinner at The Hyde HotelDate Night at Vista MarinaValentine's Day at The Cape MilnerValentine's Dinner for TwoValentine's Movie and PicnicValentine's Day at The President HotelValentines Day Gourmet PicnicValentine's Day dinner and a movieValentine's Picnic ConcertValentine's Magical Couples Vision Board & PicnicValentine’s Surprise Romantic Picnic for 2Valentine's Day Singles EventsMingle with a Single Party Single's Grand Affair Beach Cocktail PartySwipe Right this Valentines DayAll the Single Ladies Valentine's DayLove Bites | Tiger's MilkOther Things to do in Cape Town this Valentine's DayHike up Lion’s HeadGo for a romantic walk and dinner on the Seapoint promenadeWednesday Comedy Night Book a couples’ spa dayValentine’s carriage ride through Cape TownSunset cable-car ride at Table MountainValentine's Day Specials

Valentine's Day Events and Picnics

Valentine's Day in Cape Town is heating up! Take a look at some of these top events there to make sure you celebrate your love in style!

Delvera Valentine’s Sunset Hike

Celebrate this special night in a very romantic way with your loved one!

Take a hike@DelveraStellenbosch

Order a delicious picnic and be active & adventurous by hiking to the top of Klapmutskop to view the sunset – very romantic, but yes, friends and family welcome too…not just couples!

They’ll serve a glass of bubbly at the top of the mountain.This 9.75km marked circle route through the vineyards starts at the Trail Centre located on the Delvera Farm. This will give you the unique experience of hiking through the Greater Simonsberg Conservancy and Yellowwood forest to the top of Klapmutskop. This is one of the best things to do for Valentine's Day!

  • Cost: R150 pp - R50 for children under 10 (includes shuttle, map, permits and glass of bubbly)
  • When: Hike starts at 5:30pm
  • Where: Dirtopia Trail Centre, Delvera Farm, R44 between Klapmuts and Stellenbosch
  • Full Event Info: Delvera Valentine's Sunset Hike

Valentine's Day Sunset Cruise

Cruise the atlantic seaboard this Valentine's Day.

Be enchanted by Ocean Views on the Valentine's Day sunset cruise@waterfrontcats

Guests on the voyage will be greeted with a welcome cocktail and later indulge in a glass of sparking wine and a chocolate hamper to share with their loved one as they travel around the Atlantic coast in style.

This 90min Cruise is the perfect ending to a romantic day and provides breathtaking views of the sunset.

Valentine’s Day at HQ Restaurant

This Valentine’s Day, HQ promises to bring only its best as it presents to lovers and seekers everywhere the chance to enjoy the best they have to offer.

Tapas styled feast at HQ restaurant@mattyinmykonos

Fiancés, First Dates and Love-Sucks-Singles are all welcome to treat themselves and their partners to a glass of Rose & Raspberry Pink Tanqueray & Schweppes Tonic on arrival and HQ’s famous salad, steak and chips, followed by a Rose & Raspberry Valentines dessert trio.

Ricky Botsis will be performing for Valentines Day from 7 - 10pm. Shine your dance shoes! We encourage you to dress up prizes for the couple that is best dressed.

The Love Festival

Celebrate everything you love about Valentine's Day with the ones you love.

Dive into bubbly, oysters and chocolate strawberries at La Bottaga @Labottegact

Want the bubbly and canapés without the candlelit dinner? Then this event is perfect for you.

Entrances gets you bottomless bubbly, oysters, Chocolate strawberries and tons of other Valentine's Day favorites.

The in-house DJ will be giving you an excuse to move your hips and the bottomless bubbly will keep you giddy.

  • Cost: R200 pp
  • When: 7 PM - 11 PM
  • Address: La Bottega Restaurant, Woodstock, 160 Sir Lowry road
  • Detailed event info: The Love Festival

Valentine’s Day fun 5km run / walk

Valentine's day 5km fun run/walk followed by live entertainment, food stalls, cocktail bar, wine bar, beer bar by Stellenbosch Brewing Company, arts and craft stalls and much more.

Soak in the good life @DevonvaleEstate

Headlights or torches are recommended.

  • Cost: R80 per adult, R50 per child under 14
  • Starts: 18:00pm - 19:00pm
  • Where: Devonvale Golf & Wine Estate, Bottelary Rd, 7605 Stellenbosch
  • Full Event Info: Valentine's Day fun 5 km run/walk

Reuben's Cape Town - Valentines Day Dinner

With two fantastic Valentine's options, the One and Only is providing a Valentine's Day full of good food and fantastic wine.

Enjoy a hearty six-course tasting menu prepared by Chef Reuben, perfectly paired with gorgeous wines.

For a more secluded experience, book an exclusive couples table, in the heart of the loft, including a bottle of Moet & Chandon Imperial Rose and a dozen red roses included in the evening. The evening's menu includes;

  • Mango and Curry
  • Pan-seared sea bass with erenji, sweet potato and figs
  • Tomato gazpacho - Chilled tomato with croutons, basil, compressed cucumber and feta cheese ice-cream
  • Quail - Pan-roasted quail breasts with cabbage, apple and quail textures
  • Strawberry champagne - Rose macaroon and dark chocolate
  • Raspberry nougat, Turkish delight, cherry pate de fruit
  • Cost:
    • R1250 per person for tasting menu experience
    • R3500 per couple for exclusive table booking
  • Starts: 7 PM - 10 PM
  • Where: One&Only Cape Town, Dock Rd
  • Full Event Info: Reuben's Cape Town - Valentines Day Dinner

Faye & Wren on Valentine's Day

Come and join us on Valentine's Day for an intimate dinner and live music with Faye and Wren.

Feat. Faye & Wren @fayeandwren

There will be cocktails and G n' T specials and dinner by Chef Mako.

  • Cost: R60 per couple cover charge
  • Starts: 7pm
  • Where: Monocle & Mermaid, 126 St Georges St, Simon's Town
  • Full Event Info: Faye & Wren on Valentine's Day

Night Under The Stars

Roses are red, violets are blue, join us for a movie night specially made for you! Enjoy a movie under the stars with your better half.

Yes, there'll be massages too @thymewellnessspa

The Valentine’s Day package includes a movie under the stars, 45min massage, picnic basket filled with goodies, bottle of wine and full access to the jacuzzi for the night!

Valentine’s Day at Mint, the Local Grill

For an indulgent dinner out, visit Mint this Valentine's Day.

Enjoy this explosive culinary experience at the Raj@tajcapetown

This six course dinner consists of a variety of creative courses like;

  • Sesame seared and tartar, avocado dolce, seeded rice crisp
  • Cauliflower melange - roasted, crispy and spiced puree, served with toasted almonds and rainbow carrots
  • Red Ostrich - seared ostrich, red chili cannelloni and cranberry chutney
  • Stuffed shiitake, pickled shimeji, raw enoki served with butter sage and truffle foam
  • Orange and rosemary sphere
  • Chocolate sphere, marshmallow, popcorn, brownie and salted caramel sauce
  • Vanilla panna cotta, mango coulis and white chocolate
  • Cost: R750 per couple
  • Starts: 7 PM - 11 PM
  • Where: Taj Cape Town, 1 Wale Street
  • Full Event Info: Valentine’s Day at Mint, the Local Grill

Valentines Day @RED

Have Valentine's Day the old fashioned way at Africa's first RED.

Have pizza on the RED roof at the radisson red@RadissonREDCapeTown

Have an old-school Valentine's Day, with burgers, pizza and milkshakes on their rooftop bar.

Choose between two burgers, or a half and half pizza to share with your partner and enjoy two glasses of champagne and a decadent milkshake dessert

Burger & bubbles will be served at the OUI Bar, while the Pizza & bubbles will be served on the RED Roof with the spectacular view.

  • Cost:
    • Burger & bubbles @ the OUI Bar - R450 per couple
    • Pizza & bubbles on the RED Roof - R355 per couple
  • Starts: 11 AM - 11 PM
  • Where: Radisson RED (V&A Waterfront, Cape Town), Silo 6, silo square, south arm road, V&A waterfront
  • Full Event Info: Valentines Day @RED

Valentine's Day Dinner at Top of The Ritz

If love makes your world go round then why not book the ultimate romantic dinner for #ValentinesDay at Top of The Ritz, revolving restaurant.

Dine with the stars @theritzhotelsa

Enjoy a seven-course gourmet menu, spanning 3 hours, with a glass of bubbles each, while a sunset spreads golden light across the ocean. The elegant, sophisticated restaurant affords you unsurpassed views of the Atlantic Seaboard and the ocean. Enjoy the best seat in the house, everyone is guaranteed a view!

CASA Valentine's Dinner & Dance

Do you want to step back in time and experience a night of old-school glamour? Well, here's you chance to enjoy a Valentine's Day Dinner Dance, inspired by Casablanca - one of the greatest films of the last 80 years as voted by Time Magazine.

Dance the night away at casa

They'll be serving a four-course menu at CASA restaurant, with a live band playing classic, romantic love songs over the years. Dress up and dance the night away, to celebrate your love.

For the ultimate experience, why not book a room for the night at The Ritz?

Valentine's Day - GinOclock at Cartel Rooftop

Cartel Rooftop, a New York style bar and lounge in the trendy Waterkant area invite you to enjoy a night under the stars this Valentine's Day.

It's GinOclock!

Arrive early (4pm) and you'll get an early bird welcome drink to kickstart your evening.

Valentine's Dinner at The Hyde Hotel

Apparently, love is thinking about someone else more times in a day than you think about yourself. If that person is in your life, then it's time to start thinking about how to celebrate Valentine's Day with them.

Celebrate your love in style @the_hyde_hotel

Celebrate the day of love The Hyde Hotel way. Book your Valentine's Day dinner at H13 Restaurant at The Hyde Hotel.

Date Night at Vista Marina

Celebrate Valentine's Day with Date Night at Vista Marina and you could win a diamond courtesy of The Diamond Works!

Sip on summer @vistamarinacpt

Enjoy an evening of romance, sparkle and #VistaStyle. Price includes: Glass of Pongracz on arrival - one lucky guest will find a sparkling surprise in their glass! Delicious three course set menu: Bottle of Deetlefs Wine Estate per table: Live entertainment by the Frank Sinatra of Cape Town, Ricky Botsis

  • Cost: R385 per person
  • Starts: 7pm - 11pm
  • Where: Vista Marina, 40 Dock Rd, V & A Waterfront
  • Full Event Info: Date Night at Vista Marina

Valentine's Day at The Cape Milner

Invite the love of your life to be your sweet Valentine and join you for an impossibly romantic Valentine's Day dinner at The Cape Milner, featuring oysters and a dessert to share.

Celebrate your love in style @the_cape_milner

The price includes a bottle of Miss Molly MCC and a handcrafted gift for the ladies.

Valentine's Dinner for Two

Let's celebrate love! Join Bellingham Wines and the Rusty Oak Bistro for a romantic dinner this Valentine's Day!

Treat yourselves to a night of good food & fine wine

On the Menu:

Amuse Bouche: Pan fried free range quail breast, watercress salad, strawberry & balsamic glace, ciabatta crisp

Paired: Berry Bush Rose 2017

Starter: Beef & Mushroom CarpaccioBeef fillet carpaccio with freshly chopped herbs, marinated mushroom carpaccio, crumbled blackend feta, parsnip crisps & wild rocket

Paired: Bush Vine Pinotage

Main Course: Pan seared Seabass, sautéed melange of seasonal vegetables, Moroccan bean ragout & pommes pailles

Paired: Sauvignon Blanc 2017

Dessert: Almond & sea salt chocolate tart Decadent chocolate tart served with frosted grapes

Paired: Homestead Shiraz 2016

  • Cost: R325 per person
  • Starts: 7pm - 10:30pm
  • Where: Rusty Oak Bistro, 18 Langeberg Rd, Durbanville
  • Full Event Info: Valentine's Dinner for Two

Valentine's Movie and Picnic

Keen for a chilled movie and picnic under the stars? Well, take a look at what Eaglevlei has on offer for you!

A Selection of delicious food

Does your ideal date night include watching a classic rom-com (500 Days of Summer) and a picnic basket filled with delicious foods including an antipasto platter, an assortment of cheese, bread, chocolate brownies and wine.

You are more than welcome to bring along a picnic blanket. The movie starts at 20:30, but you can go from anytime from 18:30 and have picnic on the grass, otherwise just enjoy the picnic.

  • Cost: R350 per couple
  • Starts: 20:30pm (movie starts)
  • Where: Eaglevlei, Old Paarl Rd, Stellenbosch
  • Full Event Info: Valentine's Movie and Picnic

Valentine's Day at The President Hotel

Experience a movie under the stars the President Hotel way.

Indulge in your rustic favorites at the President hotel@PresidentHotelCapeTown

This perfect culmination of rustic and luxury means that the President Hotel is the perfect place to be this Valentine's Day.

Watch 'The Notebook' under the stars and enjoy great rustic style pizzas and craft beer while you cuddle under the night sky.

Tickets include a glass of bubbly on arrival, a rustic pizza, craft beer or a glass of wine and a yummy dessert to share.

Expect a relaxed atmosphere with everything you need to have a fantastic night.

This is a great experience for a no-nerves first date or a trip back to romance for a long-time couple and a definite recommendation for a great Wednesday night out.

Valentines Day Gourmet Picnic

This gourmet picnic basket is filled to the brim with delicious snacks to share with your partner.

Set up a beautiful picnic spot with the view of the Atlantic at the Radisson Blu@radissonblucpt

The Radisson Blu has gone all out to make your Valentine's Day special this year. With a fantastic menu and a great view, what could be better? Some of the delicious basket snacks are;

  • Peppadew cream cheese, roast onion pate, biltong pate and farm style bread.
  • Pearl barley garden salad, a selection of hams, smoked duck with mustard and homemade pickles
  • Franschhoek trout salad with honey mustard dressing,
  • Moroccan spiced lamb kebabs with black garlic aioli,
  • Beef fillet,
  • Bacon with smoked maple syrup glaze,
  • Sticky pork rib and Asian style chicken wings,
  • Selection of cheeses, honey comb, preserves and biscuits, strawberries, whipped cream and salted caramel dipping sauce,
  • Dark chocolate, rocky road chocolate brownie with toasted hazelnuts and candied banana
  • Bottle of Protea Wine by Anthonij Rupert
  • Cost: R745 per couple
  • Starts: 6:30 PM - 10 PM
  • Bookings: capetown.foodandbeverage@radissonblu.com
  • Where: Radisson Blu Hotel Waterfront, Beach Road, Granger Bay
  • Full Event Info: Valentines Day Gourmet Picnic

Valentine's Day dinner and a movie

Get ready for romantic movies, low lights and lots of cuddle time.

Have a the full Valnetine's day experience at the pepper club@pepperclubhotel

This all in one experience includes a four course meal, a welcome drink, a bottle of wine (red or white), popcorn and a ticket to see The Holiday in their exclusive cinema.

If you're keen to extend your Valentine's Day experience, book a room and check out their special prices for the evening.

Valentine's Picnic Concert

A romantic picnic under the stars in the spectacular Hillcrest Quarry. You will be entertained on the evening by the renowned Gian Groen, Hezron Chetty and his groundbreaking violin performance & the Jake gun Duo.

Picnic in the quarry@filthy_fishing_sa

Nadia Verster, Mad Mouth Mike & Doc John, are teaming up with Borderline to get you swaying and swooning under the stars. Soon, you might be in mood for love. Bring your picnic baskets but unfortunately no beverages may be permitted(this may be obtained at the onsite bar facility), blankets and camp chairs, and get cozy!

Cash bar will be open and food will be on sale if packing a picnic isn't your thing.

  • Cost: R150 per couple (R80 if you're going solo)
  • Starts: 6pm - late
  • Where: The Hillcrest Quarry, Tygerberg Valley Road, Durbanville
  • Full Event Info: Valentine's Picnic Concert

Valentine's Magical Couples Vision Board & Picnic

Become a stronger more united couple this Valentine's Day with this relationship building event in Kirstenbosch.

Strengthen your bond with Dial a Picnic@DialaPicnicSA

Spend time bonding with your partner and create a vision board for your hopes and expectations for 2018 together.

Your ticket includes entrance to the gardens, an picnic blanket and cushions, materials to make your vision board, a picnic basket with snacks, soft drinks on ice and a romanic gift.

Valentine’s Surprise Romantic Picnic for 2

Arrive at a beautiful garden setting where your personalised picnic basket will be set up with all the bells and whistles.

Go on - Pull out all the stops

Your picnic will be romantically themed with hearts, roses and bubbly on ice and red velvet cup cakes - the perfect setting to celebrate your love.

The package includes: delicious picnic food for 2 packed into personalised basket; a romantically themed picnic setup (blanket & cushions); a bunch of 6 long stem roses 2x Red Velvet Cup Cakes; Bubbly on Ice; Lindt Chocolate*

Valentine's Day Singles Events

Mingle with a Single Party

Don't let your single status get you down this year!

Mingle at Mojo@giba_lu

Join in for a vibe at the Mojo Mingle with a Single Party. There will be awesome drinks specials, prizes, live music with Cherry Vynil, yummy food...and lots more!

Single's Grand Affair Beach Cocktail Party

Do you want to celebrate Valentine's Day but don't have anyone to celebrate with? Well here's a party just for you!

Grand Cafe Beach Affair @Grandafrica

Join in for an evening of fun, laughter and cocktails at the Beach bar. Be single and mingle with us on Valentines Day.

Live DJ's will be dishing out tunes all evening. No entrance fee or booking required, the Beach Bar and lounge area will be run on a first serve basis. For the coupled romantics out there, booking of dinner tables however is essential to enjoy a romantic beach dinner with your loved one.

Swipe Right this Valentines Day

Being single this Valentine's Day doesn't mean you can't have fun.

Join SMARTdate for their Valentine's Day event at the Radisson RED. Explore a session of facilitated speed dating in a great setting without the heartache. SMARTdate facilitators are trained to support a relaxed, comfortable and fun night of opportunities.

Guests are greeted with a welcome drink and can enjoy an evening of five minute sessions of socializing.

The next day, participants go online and mark the names of other guests that they would like to see again.

If both participants have indication that they would like to see each other, they'll be matched. This is a great opportunity to meet new people, expand your friend circle and make business connections in a beautiful environment.

  • Cost: R200
  • Starts: 6 PM - 10 PM
  • Where: Radisson RED (V&A Waterfront, Cape Town), Silo 6, silo square, south arm road, V&A waterfront
  • Full Event Info: Swipe Right this Valentines Day

All the Single Ladies Valentine's Day

"Who needs chocolate and flowers...when there is Vodka!" - Beefcakes

Explore your wild side at beefcakes@beefcakescpt

Have a fun night out with cosmos, drag and hot bodies all around. This is a fun night out with your girlfriends to get away from the pink and red of Valentine's Day.

Love Bites | Tiger's Milk

Celebrating a collaborated hate towards the big V-Day

Have an anti-valentine's this year

Enjoy tequila on tap and cocktail specials for when you're fed up with cupids and balloons. This is a great event if you're not looking for love, but hoping for a good time. Check out their branches in Cape Town and some of the specials on the night;

  • Tiger's Milk Century City - 2 for 1 on selected beer, wine and cocktails.
  • Tiger's Milk Claremont - 2 for 1 cheese and mushroom burgers and 2 for 1 on selected beer, wine and cocktails
  • Tiger's Milk Kloof Street
  • Tiger's Milk Long Street
  • Tiger's Milk Muizenberg - 2 for 1 on selected beer, wine and cocktails.
  • Tiger's Milk Stellenbosch - 2 for 1 cheese and mushroom burgers and 2 for 1 on selected beer, wine and cocktails
  • Cost: Free entry
  • Starts: 6 PM - 12 AM
  • Full Event Info: Love Bites | Tiger's Milk

Other Things to do in Cape Town this Valentine's Day

If you're not one for the standard Valentine's Day events, then why not treat your significant other to some of these gems around Cape Town. From hikes to comedy nights, the list is pretty impressive.

Hike up Lion’s Head

If you’re looking to spend a non-traditional Valentine’s with your loved one, why not take a hike up Cape Town’s ever-popular Lion’s Head?

Romantic encounter with nature @gill_joy

This hiking trail, which circles around one of the associated peaks of Table Mountain – one of the seven wonders of the world – offers an incomparable amount of scenery ranging from terrestrial vistas of note to a seascape that will blow your mind.

This trail is a must-do for any fans of hiking or outdoor activity, or even for those who just love the beauty of nature. Perhaps this will serve as the most appropriate accompaniment for the vibe you and your partner are looking for this Valentine’s. Pack a picnic and enjoy!

This trail is of course fully free to the public. Though, be smart and take the necessary precautions. Here’s a list to check off before taking on the trail: Hiking Tips

Go for a romantic walk and dinner on the Seapoint promenade

A popular choice for tourists and locals alike, the Seapoint Promenade offers nothing but the best in terms of Cape Town sea and sky.

Prom date anyone? @traverselegoff

This massive open-air lawn - littered with modern art and other installations - could provide you with a Valentine’s day to be proud of.

Pack a picnic basket, take some bicycles and have a good day in the fresh sea air. Why not cap off the evening with a brilliant sky scape and a dinner at one of the plethora of restaurants set up along beach road?

Wednesday Comedy Night

There was a time when Thursday night used be a good for comedy but we beg to differ as usual. Wacked Wednesday is the new Thursday!

Feat. hilarious local talent@TheMashTunZA

Entry plus a gourmet steak or flatbread pizza & 375ml craft beer or glass of house wine and a barrel of laughs. Your host for the night is the ab-crunchingly hilarious Kurt Gerrard Langeveld.

Kurt has been performing the length and breadth of this country reducing people to tears from laughter. He has secured and will be securing the countries top talent to help him keep the tears of laughter rolling down your cheeks.

  • Cost: R250
  • Starts: 7pm
  • Where: The Mash Tun ZA, 7 Ravenscraig Rd, Woodstock
  • Full Event Info: Wednesday Comedy Night

Book a couples’ spa day

If there’s one thing Cape Town has no shortage of, its world-class spas. If it’s a day of relaxation and romantic bliss you’re after the go ahead! Book yourself some pampering! A good massage never goes amiss.

This city has some of the best spas in the country, so take your pick. Here are a few links to some popular ones:


  • Opening times:
    • Sat, 9am-6pm
    • Sun, 10am-4pm
  • Contact number: 021 437 1690
  • Address: 15 The Fairway Rd, Camps Bay
  • More Info: Website

Ways of Wellness

  • Opening times: 8am - 5pm
  • Contact number:021 761 6874
  • Address: 278 Main Rd, Kenilworth, Cape Town
  • More Info: Website

One and Only

  • Opening times: Open 11am till late,
  • Contact number: 021 431 5888
  • Address: Dock Rd, V & A Waterfront, Cape Town, 8001
  • More Info: Website

Cayenne Spa at The Pepper Club

  • Opening times: Upon request
  • Contact number: 021 812 8888
  • Address: Loop St & Pepper St, Cape Town
  • More Info: Website

Valentine’s carriage ride through Cape Town

Take a trip into a fairytale for a day and enjoy a romantic couples’ carriage ride through the heart of the city. This horse-drawn tourist attraction takes you on a tour of the city’s best sights.

Embark on a magical trip around the mother cityThe Extra Mile Tours

Run by the Cape Town Carriage Company, this unique touring experience has a running time of 1h/1.5h and comes with a bottle of sparkling grape juice to be enjoyed by you and your loved one as you trip through South Africa’s oldest city.

Personal refreshments are also allowed so, why not go all out and make this ride the most romantic one it could possible be?

Rides from the CTCC are available all week and are available as requested.

  • Cost: From R950 per couple
  • Contact numbers:
    • 021 704 6907 / 8
    • 082 575 5669
  • More info: Website

Sunset cable-car ride at Table Mountain

Table Mountain is Cape Town’s biggest tourist attraction. Period. Rightfully so, because it’s an absolute wonder of nature.

Breathtaking view from Table Mountain@travelinggeologist

It’s sprawling peaks, deep trenches and wonderfully diverse flora and fauna make for an unforgettable experience. So, this could make it 2018’s Valentine’s Day masterpiece.

Sunset cable-car rides are on offer for an affordable price, after which a picnic or restaurant-prepared meal is available for you and that special someone to enjoy on the mountaintop.

  • Entrance:
    • R255 Adult
    • R125 Child
  • Contact info:
    • 021 424 0015

Valentine's Day Specials

Stumped for ideas on how to woo your partner? We've got your back! From sunset hikes to picnics under the stars, this Valentine's Day is sure to be one for the books.

If you are still stumped for gift ideas this Valentine's Day check out some of these amazing specials:

  • Desir - Spoil her with lingerie here
  • Mr Price Apparel - A new outfit for your loved one here - Win a R500 voucher for you and your Valentine
  • Earth Hair - Get your hair ready for 2018 with these natural products here
  • Replace me - Make more than love connections this Valentine's Day here
  • Boardriders - Head into the water this Valentine's Day here

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Cape Town is the place to be this Valentine's Day. With activities to suit all tastes - and pockets - this city offers you a wide variety of potential opportunities for fun - and lots of room for romance!

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