St. Valentine’s Day means a lot to some couples and little to others. Many couples take it as a chance to show each other how much they care by the giving of small gifts and heartfelt cards. Others go all out, spoiling their other halves with a romantic weekend away. If you’re planning a date to impress the one you love this February 14th, Dublin is a fantastic place for a romantic getaway together. Book the ideal accommodation in Dublin in PREMIER SUITES serviced apartments. Our location in the heart of Dublin city is ideal to explore, dine, discover and enjoy, hand in hand.
Romantic Dining with our restaurant partners
What could be more romantic or traditional than a dinner date in one of Dublin’s fantastic restaurants? Our location on Leeson Street means we are a short walk from many of the city’s finest dining establishments. Enjoy a meal with one of our restaurant partners, a short distance from our serviced apartment accommodation in Dublin.
FX Buckley has cemented its name on many ‘things to do in Dublin’ lists as the finest steakhouse in Ireland. Once exclusively a butcher providing the finest quality meat to the public (they even had a mention in James Joyce’s Ulysses!) the Pembroke Street restaurant has consistently fantastic steak and is ideal for a quiet, romantic meal for two.
If you want to impress the one you love with a little je ne sais quoi, try Dax – one of the finest French-inspired restaurants anywhere in Dublin. This fine dining experience is just that, an opulent experience with food and drink you won’t forget. Book your table in Dax restaurant early as this busy spot is sure to be busy on the most romantic day of the year.
Cookery Class in Dublin
Flowers and chocolates only last so long. Treating the one you love to an experience they won’t forget is an unforgettable way to celebrate Valentine’s together. Treat your other half to a very special themed Italian cookery class in the fantastic Pinocchio Cookery School in Temple Bar. On the 11th & 18th of February, the weekend before and after Valentine’s, their team of chefs will teach you how to make a range of Italian dishes as a pair. You’ll learn how to make fresh pasta with sauce, some tasty pizza dough and a chocolate-filled Italian dessert. After you’ve finished the classes, you can enjoy what you’ve made in their restaurant, prepared for you by their chefs and accompanied by some delicious Italian wine. Spaces are limited so book soon to avoid disappointment!
If your idea of romance is spending an afternoon in a stadium cheering on the best Rugby Team in the world, visit Dublin on 11th February. The Six Nations is back in the Aviva Stadium and our fantastic boys in green face a formidable French team. It’s set to be a challenging and exciting team with the Rugby World Cup being held in France next year and the French team hot off the back of a Grand Slam. Booking tickets is essential for this match and kick-off is at 2.30 pm, giving you plenty of time to explore the city and have a romantic lunch for two before it starts. PREMIER SUITES serviced apartments on Leeson Street is a 20-minute walk from the Aviva Stadium or shorter by bus or taxi.
A romantic stroll around Dublin
Sometimes it’s the small gestures that mean the most on romantic days. There are plenty of places to visit on Valentine’s Day in Dublin that will make you feel warm and fuzzy inside without breaking the bank. Did you know that the heart of St Valentine is said to be kept in a Dublin Church? While there is debate about whether the actual heart is contained there, the shrine to St Valentine is a beautiful sight in a wonderful church called Whitefriar Street Church on Aungier Street. You can also visit Love Lane, a permanent art installation in a lane that connects Temple Bar & Dame Street. You’ll see colourful pictures, quotes, art deco tiles and murals on this tiny attraction and often find couples admiring the artwork hand in hand. Enjoy a romantic getaway in PREMIER SUITES Dublin this Valentine’s Day. Contact us in advance and we can help you arrange a grocery delivery of your favourite drinks, food and treats to surprise your other half upon arrival. Book our best available rates exclusively on our website.