Valentine’s In Bangkok? Why Not!
February 01, 2023
Bangkok at sunset from Octave Rooftop Bar at Bangkok Marriott Hotel Sukhumvit
So, Okura Prestige Bangkok has a Save the Date package just in case you plan to go down on bended knee during the season of love. The package, valid until 31 March 2023, is inclusive of a one-night stay in a signature Deluxe Corner Room with complimentary breakfast for 2 persons, a balloon set-up and a beautiful bouquet. Our suggestion: add dinner at their Michelin star restaurant Elements, inspired by Amsterdam’s Ciel Bleu which serves French cuisine with Japanese influences. Their new chef de cuisine Gerard Villaret is creating waves.
RED Sky, rooftop bar and restaurant at Centara Grand at CentralWorld has Tom Isara crooning love songs to go with thesweeping views of Bangkok on Valentine’s Eve, as you indulge in a deliciously romantic evening on 55th floor. Isara Kitnitchi or Tom, a Thai Pop singer is a former member of Room 39. He was known for winning the first ever Thai season of The Mask Singer.Chef De Cuisine Christian Ham and his team pull out all stops to deliver a five-course extravaganza crafted to impress. THB 9,999 net per couple includes two Champagne Cocktails (Kir Royale).
A river cruise may sound touristy but trust us, Banyan Tree’s Saffron Cruise is pretty cool. It’s intimate, the food is good, the views are fabulous and it’s just THB 5,800 net per couple for 4-course contemporary Thai menu inclusive of one glass of Prosecco per person is a great way to make an impression on Valentine’s. Let’s not forget the long-stemmed rose. At the hotel the rooftop Vertigo is the place to be with its spectacular views. Get there at sunset to toast the golden hour and yourselves, stay for dinner (THB 8,800 net per couple for 4-course menu inclusive of one glass of Prosecco per person. And that long-stemmed rose!
Meanwhile Siam Yacht Club at Royal Orchid Sheraton Hotel & Towers offers Seafood-focused Valentine’s Dinner set menu from 10-14 February at THB 5,988 net per couple including a bottle of Prosecco. On the menu is: Ahi Tuna (Volcano Maki with Burnt Sri Racha), Moules Crème (White wine, Pommes frites, Black garlic Aioli) fulfill with delicacy SYC signature dishes as Calamaretti (White Prawn, Baby Squid, Mussel and Coriander) and Seafood Tower and ending the meal with a special Valentine’s Day dessert of Red-Hot Chili Chocolate. They have a dress code for those interested - smart casual and blue - with an award for the best dressed lady. The prize is unlimited SYC signature cocktail to be redeemed on every subsequent visit to Siam Yacht Club from 15 to 28 February 2023. What the cocktail is, is a surprise.
If rooftop experience is your thing,think Octave, Bangkok Marriott Hotel Sukhumvit. On offer is a 4-course set menu, live entertainment and sweeping views of Bangkok at THB 16,900 net per couple including wine pairing.
Banyan Tree’s Saffron Cruise; IGNIV at The St Regis Bangkok; Save The Date Package at The Okura Prestige Bangkok; District Grill at Bangkok Marriott Hotel Sukhumvit; VIU at The St Regis Bangkok; Vertigo at the Banyan Tree.
Spreading the love through February is Bangkok Marriott Marquis Queen’s Park with its Valentine’s Chocolate Afternoon Tea just in case dinner is not your thing – a sublime selection of sweet and savoury treats: raspberry chocolate hearts, lemon vodka lollypops, strawberry macaroons, chocolate domes, blonde chocolate bonbons, chocolate crémeux with mango caviar and more; priced at THB 1,189++ per couple.
Cooling Tower Rooftop Bar, Carlton Hotel Bangkok Sukhumvit has a four-course menu with a cocktail pairing created by the mixologist from Bacardi Thailand. Its THB 3,499++ for 2 or THB 4,999++ inclusive of a bottle of bubbles. Plus, a bouquet if that seals the deal. And they have a vegetarian menu too.
If your partner is truly precious Sheraton Grande Sukhumvit believes they need to ‘Taste The Food of Love’at Rossini’s. Available on 14th February only from 17:30 – 22:30 hrs. Chef Gaetano has a choice of two “You & Me” set menus featuring seared scampi tail with blood orange caramelized, slow-roasted short rib of beef, glazed monkfish with eggplant, and a delectable dark chocolate dessert. Each five-course menu is priced at THB 9,600 net per couple, including two glasses of bubbly, a chocolate box and yes, a rose.
While at The St. Regis Bangkok, VIU Valentine’s Dinner isat THB 4,000++ per couple.The 5-course dinner starts with Sea Scallops pan-seared to succulent perfection, followed by a fresh Yellow King Fish Ceviche and Caviar and then Poached Langoustine. A choice of main course includes Slow-Roasted Australian Wagyu Beef Wellington or Baked Snow Fish. Dessert is a Rose Bavorois presented with Champagne Jelly Sable Breton, Raspberry Caviar, Heart Meringue, and Pistachio Ice Cream. (Nope, no long-stemmed rose).At IGNIV’s Valentine’s Day 4-course dinner is a Sharing Experience and includes Tomato—Burrata—Sesame—Pepper and Potato—Gruyère—Mustard—Truffle, as well as sweet indulgences such as Thai Rhubarb—Vanilla and Strawberry—Red Pepper (available only on 13- 14, February 2023). At THB 8,900++ per person including a surprise dish and a complimentary glass of Champagne. No rose.
Romance is sweeping through Anantara Siam Bangkok too. At Biscotti, dine Maine lobster with Stracciatella and octopus with toasted barley, followed by black ink tagliolini pasta with baby squid and grilled “Tagliata” wagyu steak… round it up with a classic chocolate torte with lychee, flourless chocolate biscuit and cherry blossom sauce. Tempted? If not go Japanese at Shintaro with premium sashimi, abalone soup, Hokkaido scallop tempur,miso-marinated Chilean black cod and Kagoshima A4 Wagyu steak. After a refreshing shot of raspberry sake, a sweet treat of strawberry nama chocolate with rose sauce awaits. For Thai flavours head to Spice Market and for Peruvian to Guilty where Chef Carlos Rodriguez will be serving up guilty bites rounding it off with his playful ‘I Love You Berry Much’ dessert. Valentine’s Day set dinners at Biscotti, Guilty and Shintaro are priced at THB 4,990++ for two people, while the Spice Market experience is THB 3,990++ with an optional wine pairing available at THB 3,180++ per couple. (You won’t miss the rose!
Celebrate Valentine’s Day with a delightful afternoon tea experience at the Renaissance Bangkok Ratchaprasong Hotel with Dark Chocolate Ganache, Strawberry White Chocolate Almond, Rose Pavlova,Smoked Duck with Lychee, Yogurt Panna Cotta, Brie on Pink Toast, Cold Milk Éclair, Chocolate Berry Tart, Salmon Mousse Macarons, and Crab Stick Salad in the heart. Sip on signature cocktails like Romance, a luscious creation with a hint of rose syrup, or Dynamic Love, a smooth and sultry drink.The Valentine’s afternoon tea is available until 28th February, 2023, from 2 pm to 5 pm at R Bar. At THB 1,688++ per set with two cocktail drinks for two persons, including a range of teas or coffees. For more information, call +66 2 125 5000, or email @RenaissanceBangkokRatchaprasongHotel.
Spa Cenvaree at CentaraGrand at Centralworld is offering a romantic escape with foot bath ritual, a choice of Cocoa Body Scrub or Mini Relax Foot Massage, and a Full Body Massage (Aroma, Swedish, Balinese, or Thai). Priced at THB 5,000 per person for 120 minutes or THB 9,400 per couple for 120 minutes and includes refreshments t. Book your Valentine’s spa journey now until 28th February 2023 For more information e call +66 2 100 1234 Ext. 6511 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you want to escape Bangkok…Go to Hua Hin
Plan a seaside escape to Hua Hin Marriott Resort & Spa for its Valentine’s Day Get Away Packagefor stay on 14 February 2023 only. The package includes besides the room, dinner and breakfast.The Superior room is at THB 9,999 net per night, including buffet breakfast and Valentine’s Day Buffet Dinner at Amber Kitchen for two while the Deluxe Pool Access comes at THB 19,999 baht net per night, including buffet breakfast and a five-course set dinner at Big Fish & Bar. If you want to spash out reserve the Junior Suite at THB 36,999 net per night, including buffet breakfast and a sublime six-course set dinner in a private cabana on the beach.