Whether you fancy something different, you want to have fun with your girlfriends or are just rebelling against the norm (this is us!), here’s our round of alternative things to do this coming Valentine’s Day.
Me, myself and I at Rove City Walk
This Valentine’s Day, make it all about you and enjoy a romantic staycay by yourself and better still 50% off your stay plus some great benefits. The ‘Me, Myself, and I’ package includes a king-size bed all to yourself, a box of chocolates (that you don’t have to share), breakfast in bed for one, a fantastic pet rock (trust us, they are great listeners!) and a “Rove friend” pillow offering zero commitment, maximum loyalty. Available between February 10th and 19th - show yourself you really care - about you.
Book here - www.rovehotels.com
Enjoy a Skincare Bundle just for you
Mudra Ayurveda have created some Valentine's Day gift bundles designed to celebrate affection, connection, and well-being – the perfect treat for you or a friend you want to spoil. We love the sound of the “Pure Petal Perfection” where you can treat yourself to a skincare transformation with the Purearth Mitti Raw Honey Face Masque and Shankara Rose Facial Mist, all crafted from clean ingredients.
Available for purchase at www.mudraayurveda.com priced AED 394.
Anti-Valentine’s Quiz Night with Jono & Rich
We love a quiz and what better than an anti-Valentine’s quiz at Horse & Hound, Al Habtoor Polo Resort. Hosted by Jono & Rich, of Dubai 92 fame, guests should prepare for an exciting night filled with mind-boggling quizzes to celebrate independence and embrace the joy of being single. Taking place on February 15th from 8pm onwards, enjoy a drama-free night with drinks, light bites and the chance to get competitive.
For reservations call +971 56 545 8391 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Galentine’s Day at Azure Beach
With its beautiful beach views and fun vibes, gather your girls for Galentine’s Day, and the ‘She by the Sea’ ladies’ day on February 14th. Guests can enjoy breakfast before 11am and five drinks vouchers - starting at AED 200 per lady.
For more info, visit azure-beach.com.
Ladies Night at Roxy Cinemas
Roxy Cinemas is spoiling all the single ladies at an exclusive edition of Ladies’ Night with the iconic Nicholas Sparks’ classic tearjerker, The Notebook. Gather your best girls on 13th February, for an authentic Galentine's experience with Ryan Gosling, at Roxy’s Platinum Lounge at The Beach, City Walk and Dubai Hills Mall, in reclining Platinum seats, complimentary mocktails in the VIP lounge, a main course and delicious popcorn. The screening includes a complimentary gift bag of Beauty Solutions products.
The Lucky Voice Single Ladies Night
Celebrate with your girlfriends as Lucky Voice is hosting a Ladies' Night like no other on Wednesday 14th from 5pm to 12am, where the spotlight is on you and your gal pals. Women can enjoy 4 complimentary drinks and 25% off on food with the freshest beats of a live DJ.
Book Here: 800 58259 / WhatsApp +971 52 991 6979 /email email@example.com
Take time to Mingle
If you wish you had a special someone, head to Mingle DXB. The event is a wonderful way to meet new people with fun speed dating style activities. The event aims to bring 20 men and 20 women together. Ladies can enjoy free flowing drinks for one hour, and men can enjoy a free welcome drink.
For more information visit @mingledxb
Celebrate in the home of your dreams
A bit of a unique one, Dubai-based real estate advisory, Chestertons MENA, is offering overnight stays at some of its most sought-after properties this Valentine’s Day. Escape from the everyday by spending a night – or longer – in five-star hotel style surroundings at a range of luxury properties at Dubai’s most popular locations, including Palm Jumeirah, Business Bay and Jumeirah Beach Residences. Guests will enjoy a honeymoon-style set up from the Chestertons Go team, with fresh flowers, heart-shaped towel designs, rose-petal beds, and a range of tailored beverages and snacks. Book in on your own, with a friend or loved one and enjoy.
To book, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call/WhatsApp +971 56 681 1158.
Enjoy a RomCom at MELROSE
Join Dubomedy on Sunday 11th February from 7pm (show starts at 8pm) as we enjoy Valentine's Day with a RomCom Night. Expect an evening of hilarity combining stand-up, musical and improv' comedy and more themed surprises all at the fab Melrose in Paramount Hotel Midtown. It's fun and admission is free to but you need to RSVP.
Blind Date Night at The Stable
Single and ready to mingle? Get ready to saddle up for a night of romance, mystery, and laughter at The Stables' Blind Date Night on Tuesday, February 13th! Hosted by Noha Jadallah, the Blind Date Night event promises to be an unforgettable evening filled with connection, chemistry, and maybe even a little bit of magic. The Stables invites all the daring singles out there to sign up for a chance at love just in time for Valentine's Day.
To Sign-up for the event, all you have to do is text or whatsapp on +971 56 681 2820, no later than Monday 12th February 5pm. For those who prefer to enjoy the show from the sidelines, spectators are more than welcome to come and witness the magic unfold.