Valentine’s Day Date Ideas in Los Angeles

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You may consider February 14th a bit manufactured, but Los Angeles brings a bevy of choices to the table in both fun and functional for Valentine’s Day activities. Los Angeles is a laid-back, flip-flops and shorts kind of town with champagne and caviar tastes. It’s also one of the most romantic places, that makes it a great place to celebrate Valentine’s Day. From a simple walk along the beach, a horseback ride in the mountains, the luxury of a sunset helicopter tour, or a diamond-studded exploration of the Jewelry District, there’s something to suit everyone’s romantic feelings and budget in Los Angeles. From romantic double dates courtside at the Staples Center to carefully executed wining and dining good times, there’s an overabundance of things to do in LA. From theatre dates to romps in the park, there’s something for every price point and every type of recreation. Wherever you go, and whatever you do, flowers (roses depending on your budget) are always a hit on Valentine’s Day!

DTox Day Spa Couples Romance Package
Give the gift of relaxation with a spa gift. The Dtox Day Spa changes the included services each year; in years past they’ve had couples hot stone massage, relaxing facials, and more! First you and Romeo (or Juliet) warm up in the steam room in matching robes, then get treated to mud baths, therapeutic massage, manicures and more! This is perfect for couples or for a pair of girlfriends! Relatively expensive, the treatments run from $90 to $200 each.

Score One at Lucky Strike Lanes
The famous bowling alley Lucky Strike has a bevy of things to do for Valentines of all shapes and sizes. The “Be My Valentine” Bash features music, food, fun and bowling for couples or singles, so whether you’re single and want to mingle or taken and want to cuddle, this will prove to be fun. Enjoy the usual haunts at Lucky Strike plus the bar that’s featuring the latest in modern mixology, including cocktails rimmed with Pop Rocks! Make-up artist and more surprises also on board! This is an inexpensive date night and is affordable for everyone.

Disneyland for Two (or More)
Okay, so it is a “kiddie park,” but what’s not fun about Disneyland? And who can’t be in a good mood while there? A day’s admission rounds out at a cool $30 but come prepared to buy snacks and drinks, plus play a few games! This is a great idea for families on Valentines and for groups of friends.

Take a Romantic Gondola Ride
You don’t have to travel to Italy to take a romantic gondola ride. There are several locations in Southern California from Huntington Harbor, Marina del Rey, Newport and more where you can get serenaded to as you’re guided along calm inland waterways. Cruise the canals of Naples, CA with Gondola Getaway and their Valentine’s Day special.  Bundle up for a Valentine’s Day ride. It’s cold out on the water, providing a good excuse to cuddle. This is on the more affordable side of V-Day jaunts.

Romantic Beach Walks
Almost everyone loves long walks on the beach and finds walking on the beach romantic, even if you’re the kind of person who would rather walk on the paved beach path than get your feet sandy. This one should almost be a given for any couple visiting Los Angeles. After all, with over 80 miles of coastline, the beach is one of LA’s Top Attractions.

Sunset Champagne Flight over Los Angeles
If the Zeppelin flight isn’t in the budget, a private Sunset Champagne Helicopter Flight is another option. You can book the flight on its own, or fly to a romantic dinner! This 55-minute tour flies over Long Beach, the Queen Mary, the port, Palos Verde Peninsula and up the coast over the beach cities to Pacific Palisades, then inland over Beverly Hills, Hollywood, Dodger Stadium and Downtown LA. Hotel or airport pick-up or champagne and hors d’oeuvres can be added on. This Valentines option is for the more padded of wallets.

Dinner for Two
LA has a million and one famous restaurants to choose from for a Valentines Dinner for two. Check out Morton’s LA, la Boheme, The Bungalow, Yamashiro Hollywood, and Cliff’s Edge. They all have different fare, rousing drink specials, and require reservations in advance. Also, they vary in price but plan to spend at least $200 for two, including drinks.

LA is such a vibrant and eclectic area, If you’re interested in buying or selling a home in Los Angeles you should call the Shore/Hitt Real Estate Network today! We know what the LA buyers and sellers are looking for and have the knowledge and experience that will help you through the buying process.



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Comments (6)

Susan Laxson CRS
Palm Properties - La Quinta, CA
Local Knowledge & Global Network

What a great list for anyone wanting to enjoy Valentine's Day in Los Angeles! Your list has something for every couple - thanks for sharing it with us.

Feb 12, 2017 09:56 AM
John Pusa
Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Crest - Glendale, CA
Your All Time Realtor With Exceptional Service

Ronald Shore and David Hitt Shore/Hitt Network Great list of Valentine's Day date ideas for Los Angeles.

Feb 12, 2017 10:00 AM
William Feela
Realtor, Whispering Pines Realty 651-674-5999 No.

My wife and I wait until a week after when prices go down

Feb 12, 2017 12:27 PM
Gayle Rich-Boxman Fishhawk Lake Real Estate
John L Scott Market Center - Birkenfeld, OR
"Your Local Expert!" 503-755-2905

Ronald and David~have been *FEATURED* in Tuesday Travelogue on this Valentines Day!

                                                        Travellers in the Rain!


Feb 14, 2017 09:04 AM
Sheila Anderson
Referral Group Incorporated - East Brunswick, NJ
The Real Estate Whisperer Who Listens 732-715-1133

Good morning Ronald and David. All of these choices sound really appealing. 

Feb 15, 2017 05:33 AM

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