7 Top Romantic Places To Visit in London on Valentine’s Day
London is home to some of the most romantic places within the UK, whether you are loved up or riding solo, we are here to find something for everybody. It is a highly popular destination for backpackers from all over the world, holding many hostels and budget friendly accommodations that cater to you. From wining and dining in romantic and intimate restaurants, to taking peaceful and tranquil strolls through the paths of nature, London has everything you need this Valentine’s Day.
Located just outside of Notting Hill, Holland Park holds some of the calmest energy within Central London, and offers a beautiful, sweet atmosphere for you to relax and enjoy on Valentine’s Day. This peaceful park is home to the beautiful Kyoto Garden, offering a Japanese-style area perfect to sit back, relax and reflect, as well as Dutch gardens, cafes, Holland House, affordable hostels and scenic gardens / streets to view for miles.
London’s Little Venice is a serene canal located just north of Paddington, and is home to many waterside quirky pubs, cosy cafes and unique restaurants for you and your partner to indulge in some good food and drink on Valentines. Whether it’s taking a calming stroll down the canal, a boat ride down to Camden Town or the ZSL zoo, or watching a puppet show at a close by theatre, you are guaranteed to find something you will love.
Gordon’s Wine Bar
Minutes away from Covent Garden and Trafalgar Square, Gordon’s is thought to be the oldest wine bar in London, setting the perfect, romantic and scenic vibe for you and your partner to take in on Valentines. This unique restaurant is known for its history with old oak barrels filled with port and sherries and vaulted candlelit cellars perfect for wining and dining with your partner.
Looking for something a little more classy and elegant this valentines? Clos Maggiore is ‘an oasis of calm’ based in the heart of Covent Garden, creating a warm and intimate environment for you and your partner to unwind and share the delicacies of fine French cuisines. Transforming in an evening, this picturesque restaurant will greet you with a luxury candlelit dinner and a warm crackling fire, to create a spontaneous ambience between you and your partner this valentines.
The Shisha Garden
Feeling more adventurous and exotic for valentines? This hidden gem can be located close by Edgware station, only 3 stops away from London Backpackers, and would be the perfect place for a calm and cosy night with your loved one. Lit up with luminous, vibrant colors and offering a perfect mix of Shisha, fresh Mediterranean fusion dishes and authentic, creative cocktails, you can immerse yourself in an exciting, and unforgettable experience with your partner.
Treat yourself and your partner this Valentine’s Day to Aire London’s exclusive valentines event, Love Constellations. Inspired by the sky, Aires candle lit ancient baths create the perfect romantic ambience and complete relaxation of both body and mind. Combining natural essential oils with traditional massage in a intimate candle lit tranquil environment. Situated south-east of London Backpackers, this will be a beautiful night to remember.
Parliament View Point
Enjoy a romantic picnic on Parliament Hill overlooking the magnificent city of London. See if you can spot St Paul’s Cathedral, The Palace of Westminster and The Shard whilst relaxing on one of London’s highest natural viewpoints. There is nice and easy access via the metro with many cafes and shops nearby to takeaway, enjoy the best view of London’s skyline this Valentine’s Day.
Venture out and discover what you can in London this Valentine’s Day, it will certainly be a day to remember, and be sure to book in advance with London Backpackers as accommodations fill up fast!