15 last-minute date ideas to sort out your Valentine’s Day
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Valentine’s Day is just around the corner — and finding fun things to do can be quite the challenge. If you’ve been scouring for things to do this year, here are 15 last-minute Valentine’s Day date ideas you can try out in Singapore that will guarantee lots of fun and quality time together with your beloved.
Tip: Since these suggestions will require you to move around, having a car will really come in handy. Here’s a super-quick read on how you can rent a GetGo car.
01 • Go down that classic Valentine’s Day dinner route
(Photo: Pete’s Place)
Hear ye, foodie couples! Treat yourselves to a hearty 5-course Valentine’s Day meal at Pete’s Place on 14 February 2022. Or whizz away to Restaurant Gaig to enjoy a 6-course Catalan-inspired dinner that includes a mouth-watering duck foie de gras.
If you’re celebrating the day in a larger group, Binary is offering discounts of 30%, 40% and 50% to groups of 3, 4 and 5 respectively. Some of their highlights include a Sichuan octopus dish and the Homemade Kubaneh Bread.
Pete’s Place @ Grand Hyatt Singapore
💵 Price: SGD 288++ per couple — champagne option, SGD 188++ per couple — non-alcoholic option
🌐 Website: https://www.singapore.grand.hyattrestaurants.com/
📞 Phone: 6732 1234
💵 Price: $160 per person
🌐 Website: https://singapur.restaurantgaig.com/
📞 Phone: 6221 2134
💵 Price: Varies based on dish
🌐 Website: https://www.chope.co/singapore-restaurants/restaurant/binary
📞 Phone: 9363 0101
02 • Indulge in play
This Valentine’s Day, break out of your usual routine with adrenaline-pumping fun at Katapult Trampoline Park. Test your endurance with a wide range of activities — from leaping and bouncing off over 30 interconnected trampolines, free-falling from the Katapult platform, and even a Rock Wall station, you’re guaranteed a full day of fun!
💵 Price: $15 per person
🌐 Website: https://www.katapult.com.sg/
📞 Phone: 6754 5188
03 • Go island-hopping
If your friends have been flying out and you can’t yet, beat the FOMO by exploring the smaller gems that Singapore’s been gifted with. Marina South Ferries offers an island-hopping pass to all of the Southern Islands.
Marina South Ferries
💵 Price: $15 per person
🌐 Website: https://marinasouthferries.com/
📞 Phone: 9012 8000
04 • Get closer to your roots
(Photo: SG Magazine)
How does a Heritage Trail walk sound for a Valentine’s Day date? You’ll get to discover new things and sweat it out at the same time! Embark on the National Heritage Board’s well-loved heritage trails and experience the untold stories behind the neighbourhoods and streets of Singapore together.
💵 Price: Free
🌐 Website: https://www.roots.gov.sg/nhb/trails
05 • Enjoy a fun flick in luxury at Golden Village
(Photo: Urban Journey)
Surprise your partner with a movie at Golden Village’s Gold Class cinemas and complete your experience with their Valentine’s Day Dining Set.
💵 Price: Valentine’s Day Dining Set starts at $88 for non-members and $85 for members
🌐 Website: https://www.gv.com.sg/GVHome
06 • Or, watch an indie film at The Projector instead
(Photo: South China Morning Post)
If the mainstream doesn’t excite you, make your way to The Projector and catch an indie film instead. From alternative to arthouse releases, there’s something that’ll surely catch your eyes. Check out their Valentine’s Special films, featuring classics such as Roman Holiday and Amélie.
💵 Price: Varies based on movie
🌐 Website: https://theprojector.sg/
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07 • Do something spooky
What better way to get an adrenaline rush than to get in touch with the supernatural? Check out the Annabelle Escape Room for instance, where you’ll have to take the role of demonologists and end the curse of Annabelle once and for all!
💵 Price: From $26
🌐 Website: http://www.xcape.sg/
📞 Phone: 6908 1918
08 • Make time for the sunset
Squeeze a quick visit to a place like the Yishun Dam or Tuas Lalang Field to celebrate your love for one another under the vivid sunset sky before you head off for dinner.
💵 Price: Free
09 • Bike on one of Singapore’s cycling routes
Outdoorsy couples, take things up a notch this year by cruising along one of Singapore’s popular cycling routes. Make the ride an even more memorable one with GoCycling’s tandem bicycle instead of regular ones.
💵 Price: Tandem bike from $20 per hour
🌐 Website: https://gocycling.sg/singapore/
10 • Make your own pots
(Photo: Center Pottery x 3Arts)
Get your hands dirty at Center Pottery x 3Arts and bring home your own DIY pots that you can look back at and reminisce about. They even offer trial classes to those who are new to pottery and just want to explore first.
Center Pottery x 3Arts
💵 Price: $83.20 per person (trial class)
🌐 Website: https://www.pottery.sg/
📞 Phone: 9720 8055 or 9159 7119
11 • Immerse yourselves in this Valentine’s Candlelight Special concert
(Photo: Secret Singapore)
Ask your beau out to this super-romantic candlelight concert by pianist Churen Li on 13 and 14 February 2022. Her music and the breathtaking setting of the CHIJMES Hall are sure to set the perfect mood for the rest of your evening.
Valentine’s Day Candlelight Special concert
💵 Price: From $72 per person
🌐 Ticketing website: feverup.com
12 • Take a quick break away from home
(Photo: Lifestyle Asia Hong Kong)
Make use of daycation packages to escape from the city hustle with your partner. From 1 to 28 February 2022, PARKROYAL COLLECTION Pickering is offering a Valentine’s Day package that comes with a free bottle of wine and $50 worth of credits to dine at the hotel’s in-house Lime Restaurant.
Valentine’s Day Package at PARKROYAL COLLECTION Pickering
💵 Price: From $225++
🌐 Website: https://www.panpacific.com/en/hotels-and-resorts/pr-collection-pickering.html
📞 Phone: 6809 8888
13 • Embark on a romantic adventure at the Museum of Ice Cream
The Museum of Ice Cream Singapore is hosting an adults-only Valentine’s series called Night At The Museum. It’ll feature a Cone-nection Cube which is a set of quests that you’ll have to complete with your partner or friends. Expect to be treated to celebratory shots at the alfresco pop-up bar at the end of the night.
Museum of Ice Cream Singapore
💵 Price: From $48 per person
🌐 Website: https://www.museumoficecream.com/singapore
14 • Stroll along Changi Bay Point
There’s a new 140-metre-boardwalk that’s made of slip-resistant glass fibre at Changi Bay Point. It takes you close to the water and offers a magnificent view of the waterfront. It’s best to drop by early in the morning or during sunset for an extra jaw-dropping scenery.
Changi Bay Point
💵 Price: Free
15 • Hop on a yacht for some sea-riously good time
Hankering for some Vitamin Sea? Pack your bathing suits and get ready for a yacht picnic with Yachtnic. Whether you’re spending the day only with your BB or with a group of friends, fun’s guaranteed on-board. They even have a dock package for those who have seasickness.
💵 Price: Varies based on package
🌐 Website: https://www.instagram.com/yachtnic/
Excited to celebrate the day of love with your significant other? Download GetGo now and rent a car from $3/hour and use promo code G50BLOG to enjoy 50% off* (capped at $8) your first drive.
While you make your plans, don’t forget to check out this list of free parking spots in Singapore!
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