Your Guide to Memorable Valentine’s Day Experiences in London


Are you looking to celebrate Valentine’s Day in London? Great choice! London has a plethora of experiences that get only better when enjoyed with your better half! Read on and get inspired to plan a dreamy romantic day out in the capital city. But first, book your stay at the enviably located Chilworth Hotel London and make the most of your romantic getaway with luxurious rooms with plush amenities, on-site dining and much more!

Valentine’s Day Thames River Cruises 

A Thames River cruise to celebrate Valentine’s Day in London is as romantic as it gets! See the capital city from a whole new perspective as you pass by some of London’s most popular landmarks and drift right into the sunset! With your stay at one of the luxe hotels near Paddington Station London, enjoy a classic afternoon tea cruise experience with scones as a soul-soothing jazz song plays in the backdrop. Treat yourself and your partner to a scrumptious dinner on board and dance the night away with crisp champagne and some great city views!

Escape the City Buzz with Kyoto Gardens 

If you’re looking to escape the hustle and bustle of city life and spend a few moments of peace with your special one on Valentine’s Day, look no further than the Kyoto Gardens! This beautifully recreated Japanese Zen Garden with stoned lanterns, a cascading waterfall in the centre, maple trees and a serene pond with Koi carp makes a stunning spot for a memorable date. While you’re making the most of the calm atmosphere, make sure to snap some photos together to look back at and remember!

Enjoy a Romantic Stroll 

Sometimes, the most romantic Valentine’s Day ideas are also the simplest! There’s nothing better than heading outdoors for a romantic stroll. It is also one of the best free things to do in the capital city which boasts endless tranquil parks and picturesque locations. Take in the regal charm of the Kensington Gardens or stroll alongside the Little Venice Canals, moments away from your accommodation in Paddington London. Admire the Victorian architecture, spot colourful boats and stop by at a quirky waterfront café for a hot drink and conversation!

The View from The Shard

There’s no better experience than heading up to the highest viewing platform in London and catching the incredible sunset view! Located in the heart of the city, the View from The Shard is the perfect choice if you’re looking for a differentiated experience to delight in with your loved one. Plan a special day at this impressive venue as a harpist creates the perfect romantic atmosphere with live music as you step into the Shard and relish a glass of your favourite bubbly drink as you look over the stunning London skyline views to remember!

Immerse Yourself in the Van Gogh Experience

Immerse yourself in the capital’s beloved Van Gogh experience featuring two-storey floor-to-ceiling light and sound projections of the artist’s incredible work. Feel like you’re a part of an iconic Van Gogh painting and head in for a romantic moment under the subtle, hued lights! Enjoy the one-of-a-kind sound tech to uplift your mood and have fun trying out new, interactive activities. Expect a themed evening on Valentine’s Day here, which makes a perfect addition to the special day!

Without further ado, look out for special offers at Paddington Hotel and plan a memorable Valentine’s Day in London with these spectacular experiences!