When it comes to hotels offering fantastic Valentine’s Day dinner deals, as well as romantic staycation packages, there are loads to choose from in Bangkok this month.
Valentine’s Day is fast approaching, which means the pressure is on once again for romance-minded Romeos to select the perfect dining spot to celebrate with their respective Juliets. All these premium properties listed below are offering fabulous romantic dinners, and almost all have some romantic weekend staycation packages to tempt you and your significant other as well. Of course, even the ones that haven’t included a staycation deal in their promo material probably have an empty suite for you and your sweetie.
MANDARIN ORIENTAL, BANGKOK HOTEL
Diners are spoilt for choice this February 14th at the Mandarin Oriental, Bangkok, where there are a total of four exquisite Valentine’s Day deals to choose from. For lovers of French cuisine, the hotel’s two-Michelin-starred Le Normandie restaurant’s head chef Arnaud Dunand Sauthier has prepared a sumptuously curated, 7-course Valentine’s dinner (THB 25,000 net per couple). At Lord Jim’s, seafood and grill enthusiasts can enjoy panoramic river views while partaking in a deliciously sophisticated 4-course Valentine’s meal (THB 9,400 net per couple) lovingly handcrafted by chef Nick Gannaway. For something a bit different, The Authors’ Lounge this month has a special Valentine’s afternoon tea set (THB 1,900++ per person, till February 28th) presented in a form of ‘A Book of Love’, consisting of 13 pieces of artisanal pastries and savouries. Finally, Kinu By Takagi has a special 10-course authentic dinner (THB 20,000 net per couple, THB 30,000 net per couple with caviar), showcasing premium and seasonal ingredients served Kaiseki style. For reservations call 02 659 9000, or email: email@example.com.
Online Bookings: mandarinoriental.com/bangkok
137 PILLARS SUITES & RESIDENCES BANGKOK
Spoil your significant other with a romantic staycation dinner and getaway at the 137 Pillars Suites & Residences Bangkok. Enjoy a ‘Dinner Beneath the Stars’ at the hotel’s stunning rooftop on level 35 which offers panoramic 360-degree city views. On February 14th, starting at 6pm, two private tables, each with a beautiful floral gazebo, will be prepared for a six-course dinner, all accompanied by a violin and double bass duo providing romantic live music. For THB 39,700++ the dinner comes with a complimentary bottle of Vielle France Brut Rosé NV Champagne and a one-night stay in an Ayutthaya Suite (95 sqm) inclusive of sumptuous breakfast for two and special privileges. For THB 44,200++ the dinner comes with a bottle of Vielle France Brut Rosé NV Champagne and a one-night stay in a Thonburi Suite (116 sqm) inclusive of sumptuous breakfast for two and special privileges. Room redemption period is from February 12 to June 30, 2021. To secure your exclusive Valentine’s Day experience call 02 079 7000 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Online Bookings: 137pillarsbangkok.com
ANANTARA SIAM BANGKOK HOTEL
Love is a many-splendored thing this February 14th at the Anantara Siam Bangkok, where the hotel’s extra special Private Dining package includes an epicurean adventure served in the comfort of your plush suite, featuring Italian cuisine from Biscotti, prime cuts from Madison, Shintaro’s Japanese delicacies, and Thai specialties from The Spice Market. Prices start from THB 5,000++ per couple (wine pairing available) and includes an overnight stay for two with breakfast in bed, plus add-ons such as fresh flowers and an Aroma milk bath. Of course, if you just want to dine, Biscotti restaurant is serving a special lunch for THB 1,490++ per couple, and dinner for THB 4,990++ per couple. At Madison, the special set dinner is THB 4,990++ per couple, while at Shintaro the Japanese five-course Valentine’s dinner is THB 4,990 net per couple. For a taste of Thailand, Spice Market’s four-course Valentine’s menu is just THB 1,400++ per person, while those with a sweet tooth can stop in at Mocha & Muffins where a range of romance-themed cakes, pralines and other homemade desserts awaits. For reservations call 02 126 8866, Ext. 1201, or email: email@example.com.
Online Bookings: anantara.com/en/siam-bangkok
THE ATHENEE HOTEL
The Athenee Hotel, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Bangkok, has your Valentine’s weekend needs covered with a special room rate of just THB 1,000++ when you dine-in at one of the hotel’s two premium signature restaurants. From February 12th to 14th, choose either the Valentine’s Day special dinner menu at the beautifully designed – and appropriately red – Allium Bangkok restaurant, which is priced at THB 4,888 ++ per couple, or celebrate Valentine’s with a Japanese twist at Kintsugi Bangkok by Jeff Ramsey, where the set menu is THB 2,988++ per person and the Omakase menu is priced at THB 6,888++ per person. The government’s subsidies campaign (We Travel Together) is available for this offer and the room rate is applicable only to stays during 12-14 February 2021 period. For reservations, or more information, call 02 650 8800.
Online Bookings: www.marriott.com
For a romantic Valentine’s weekend dinner at the über-hip Kimpton Maa-Lai Bangkok hotel, book a table at Ms.Jigger where a five-course ‘San Valentino’ menu, available from the 12th to the 14th, is priced at THB 2,500++ per person. This candlelit dinner features highlights such as cheese fondue with the magic of black truffles, a tantalizing tangle of homemade tagliolini, and beef tenderloin with a fine buttery texture. This special menu is available from February 12th to the 14th, both at lunch (11:30am-2:30pm) and dinner (5pm-midnight). Of course, Kimpton also addresses the party needs of singles, so make your way up to Bar.Yard rooftop lounge for their ‘Flyin’ Solo & Lovin’ It’ party. The entry fee of THB 1,000 includes a free flow of beer, wine and prosecco, and for nibbles the à la carte menu is always available. As DJ Kate fills the air with groovy beats, there will be ice-breaker games to meet, mix and match potential dates for fun. To make reservations call 02 056 9999 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Online Bookings: kimptonmaalaibangkok.com
ST. REGIS HOTEL
On February 14th, from 5pm to 8:30pm, the St. Regis Bangkok hotel has two romantic dinners to choose from, starting with an epic Valentine’s Buffet at VIU (THB 2,300++), featuring dishes such as Normandy oysters Kilpatrick, seared foie gras with berries and port wine sauce, and a smoked duck and berries salad with beetroot risotto with seared scallop. In addition, executive pastry chef Chef Annupong “Aey” Nualchawee, has created a selection of exceptional, eye-popping desserts. Meanwhile, couples who prefer a more intimate meal can indulge in a 5-course romantic candlelit dinner (THB 6,800++ per couple) on at The St. Regis Bar, overlooking the Royal Bangkok Sports Club grounds. Menu highlights include lobster bisque soup with lobster claw, smoked Hamachi with sea urchin and caviar, and A5 Wagyu tenderloin with truffle beef jus and fresh truffles, followed by an unforgettable dessert course. For reservations call 02 207 7777, or email: email@example.com.
Online Bookings: stregisbangkok.com
As Shakespeare once wrote: “If music be the food of love, play on”. If you agree, then make time to enjoy the ‘Solo Harp Love Melodies Edition’ afternoon tea (THB 990++ per person, from 2pm till 5pm) at Siam Kempinski Hotel Bangkok, where from Wednesday to Sunday you’ll be entertained by Ms. Wang, the solo harpist. Meanwhile, at the hotel’s Michelin-starred Sra Bua by Kiin Kiin restaurant, the sumptuous six-course ‘Her and Him Love Journey’-themed Valentine’s dinner menu highlights mouth-watering dishes that use a yin-and-yang approach, attracting and complementing each other. Served from 6pm till 11pm on Sunday, February 14th, and priced at THB 14,999++ for two persons, the meal includes an exclusive complimentary bottle of Moët & Chandon Brut Champagne and a bouquet of flowers. Finally, if a staycation package is more to your liking, both Thai nationals and expatriate residents in Thailand can celebrate an entire Month of Love at Siam Kempinski with packages from THB 4,888 net per room per night, including early check-in and check-out, from 9am until 9pm for 36 hours, and a hotel credit of THB 2,000 net per room to use at all of the hotel’s operated services or a one-time three-course Mediterranean set lunch or dinner at ALATi for two persons. For more information call 02 162 9000 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Online Bookings: kempinski.com/en/bangkok/siam-hotel
SINDHORN KEMPINSKI HOTEL BANGKOK
The newly opened Sindhorn Kempinski Hotel Bangkok sets the scene for romantic encounters all month long (till February 28th) with their special Afternoon Tea entitled ‘Lovey Dovey’, served from 2pm till 5pm in the Lobby Lounge. The set – good for two persons and filled with both sweet and savoury specially crafted delights – is priced at THB 1,900++, including coffee and tea, or THB 2,900++, which includes a mini-bottle of Moët & Chandon Rosé. Then, on February 14th, Flourish restaurant is offering a luxuriant five-course feast from 6pm till 9pm, priced at THB 5,900++ per couple. Or, if a Romantic Rooftop Valentine’s Dinner sounds more to your liking, with garden greenery all around and the Bangkok skyline twinkling below, book a table for a five-course supper priced at THB 7,900++ per couple (THB 9,900++ includes complimentary bottle of champagne). For reservations call 02 095 9999 or email: email@example.com.
Online Bookings: kempinski.com/sindhorn
SHANGRI-LA HOTEL, BANGKOK
At the Shangri-La Hotel, Bangkok, couples are invited to toast to the spirit of love beside the banks of the Chao Phraya River. On February 14th, for THB 10,000 net only, you can book the hotel’s romantic Gazebo, inclusive of dinner for two persons with a one-night stay with breakfast in a Deluxe River View Room. Alternately, you can indulge in ‘The River Romance’ themed night – at the very special price of THB 1,980 net per adults (reduced from THB 3,500 net) – and enjoy a selection fine cuisine at either NEXT2 Café, where unlimited imported seafood, premium meat choices, and a variety of Western specialties and Asian delights are on the menu, or at Volti restaurant & bar, where Executive Sous Chef Deivid Paiva has prepared a special three-course Valentine’s set menu. For reservations call 02 236 7777 or 02 236 9952, or e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Online Bookings: shangri-la.com/bangkok/shangrila/dining/
In addition to luxury hotel stays this February 14th weekend, why not consider also a romantic river cruise with an overnight hotel stay? Manohra Cruises is offering an exclusive Valentine’s voyage for lovers, where you’ll leave behind the everyday world and escape into the moonlight. As mysterious shapes glide past you, enjoy a four-course set menu of Hokkaido scallop, Ayutthaya river prawn, grilled Wagyu and a heart-shaped cake encased in a melting chocolate dome. After the meal, present your date with a complimentary long-stem rose and box of pralines. Priced at THB 4,999++ per couple (THB 5,999++ with a bottle of Moët & Chandon Piccolo) the experience includes one complimentary night plus breakfast at Avani+ Riverside for the couple. This special Valentine’s dinner cruise is available on Sunday February 14th only and features welcome drinks and canapes at the pier from 6:30pm till 7pm, followed by the dinner cruise itself which gets underway at 7pm. For reservations call 02 476 0022, ext. 1416, or email: email@example.com.
Online Bookings: manohracruises.com