Top ten ways to celebrate Valentine’s Day at The Ritz-Carlton, Dubai

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Top ten ways to celebrate Valentine’s Day at The Ritz-Carlton, Dubai
Seaside Love at Palm Grill

Dazzling views of the Arabian Gulf and sparkling JBR skyline, romantic dining destinations, lavish experiences – The Ritz-Carlton, Dubai, JBR has it all in spades.

With that in mind, what better way to spend Valentine’s Day than with a host of romantic options the hotel is whipping up? Whether you’re looking for classic celebrations, luxurious pamper time or an intimate dinner, the hotel has plenty of ways to express your love to your special someone.

Fancy any of the below? Be sure to call 04 318 6150 or email for restaurants, and 04 318 6520 or to reach the spa.

Without further ado, have a gander through the top ten ways to feel the love – with food, drinks and then some.

Seaside Love at Palm Grill
The views of the sea is a sure-fire way to rediscover your love for one another, along with a brilliant four-course meal at Palm Gril – al fresco style. Couples can expect a Mediterranean-inspired set menu Dibba Bay oysters, followed by a warm duck salad, surf and turf for main course and a rich raspberry and rose dessert. Was it all down with island-inspired beverages, live tunes and the natural background music of the water breaking on the beach’s edge.
Dhs645 per couple (soft drinks), Dhs895 per couple (bottle of bubbly), Dhs1,295 per couple (bottle of premium bubbly. Thu Feb 13- Fri Feb 14, 6pm-11pm.

A night under the stars at The Ritz-Carlton, Dubai private beach
Who could say no to a private beach dining experience under the stars? Not us, and neither should you. Indulge in an expertly crafted five-course set menu and bottle of premium bubbly with the lovely sounds of waves lapping against the shore, all while watching the sun set on the horizon. There’s also a 60-minute couples relaxation massage in The Ritz-Carlton Spa suite with private steam room available, along with a swanky pick-up and drop-off service.
From Dhs2,800 per couple, Dhs3,995 per couple (massage). Thu Feb 13-Fri Feb 14, 6pm-10pm.

Amore Italiano at Splendido

As Dean Martin sang: When the moon hits your eye like a big pizza pie, that’s Amore (at Splendido). The Italian restaurant wants couples to dine under the stars on the Tuscan-style terrace, or indoors for classical sophistication with the special ‘San Valentino’ menu. Featuring baked oysters, wild line caught sea bass under a salt crust with black truffle, and for the sweet ending saffron and white chocolate Mille Feuille served with honeycomb ice cream, all accompanied with perfectly paired beverages.
Dhs795 per couple (soft drinks, glass of bubbly), Dhs1,395 per couple (bubbly). Thu Feb 13- Fri Feb 14, 6pm-11pm.

An oriental expression of love at Blue Jade

Explore Southeast Asia’s finest cuisine as Blue JadeAsian restaurant Blue Jade this Valentine’s – romance and discovery go hand-in-hand, after all. Dig into four courses designed to spread the love, sharing style, complemented by live entertainment. From ginger marinated seabass, to beef tenderloin and pineapple, mango and banana Napoleon – all topped off with unlimited bubbly.
Dhs695 per couple (bubbly). Thu Feb 13-Fri Feb 14, 6pm-11pm.

Arabian Romance at Amaseena

Surprise your special someone with an evening at the hotel’s popular Middle Eastern restaurant, featuring a refined buffet of Amaseena’s best culinary creations from across the region. Serving a wide variety of gourmet barbequed meat and seafood grills, expansive selection of hot and cold mezzeh and beloved Arabic sweets; complemented with live Arabic entertainment and musical band. Oh, and did we mention its romantic Bedouin-inspired tents couples can dine in? A magical Valentine’s Day awaits…
Dhs395 per person (soft drinks, glass of sparkling), Dhs1,400 per couple (Arabian Nights). Thu Feb 13- Fri Feb 14, 7pm-11pm.

Valentine’s Afternoon Tea at The Ritz-Carlton, Dubai

Fancy a lovely spot of tea? Take one an afternoon tea experience with a romantic twist at The Lobby Lounge. Whether you’re under the sparkling chandeliers indoors or opt for al fresco on the terrace overlooking the luscious resort gardens, you can’t go wrong spending this one with a special someone. Revel in traditional scones, a selection of elegant sandwiches, complemented with a sweet assortment of macaroons, Eton mess and tarts, paired with tea infusions and hot beverages.
Dhs195 (hot beverages), Dhs345 (glass of bubbly). Thu Feb 13-Fri Feb 14, 12.30pm-5pm.

London Social Brunch – Valentine’s edition
The hotel’s popular brunch is having a Valentines’ edition brunchgoers won’t want to miss out on, especially with all the Italian, Caribbean, Arabic, Indian, Japanese and Chinese dishes to munch on with your other half. Enjoy 12 live cooking stations dotted throughout the resort’s gardens, traditional British drinks, a live band featuring British hits and completing the revelries – Saint Valentine’s themed desserts, table décor, trivia and quiz, along with a little something for the ladies. Only one way to find out what it is…
Dhs395 (soft drinks), Dhs495 (house beverages), Dhs650 (premium sparkling). Fri Feb 14, 1pm-4pm.

Lovable ladies and likeable lads at La Baie

Know a few lovely ladies and likeable lads? There’s no better place to celebrate Valentine’s Day than at La Baie’s laidback indoor-outdoor venue. Expect a cool Mediterranean vibe and an on-point playlist while ladies sip away on four free drinks, while lads get two complimentary drinks along with 25 percent off all dishes.
Free entry. Fri Feb 14, 7pm onwards.

Movie date under the sky

One of the best date nights couples can go on is checking out a brilliant flick. What makes it even better? Watching a hilarious comedy under the stars. Kick back, relax comfortably with popcorn and drinks and watch the classic romantic comedy Bridesmaids under the twinkling stars at our Open-Air Cinema Nights. Tickets can be redeemed for food and beverages at plenty of outlets, too, including Amaseena, Blue Jade, Splendido, Palm Grill, La Baie Lounge and the cinema menu.
Dhs50 (movie only), Dhs100 (redeemable food and drinks). Thu Feb 13, 7pm onwards.

Romantic couple spa retreat

It’s time to pamper yourselves like the true king and queen you are with the hotel’s indulgent spa day. Couples can expect exclusive use of The Ritz-Carlton Spa Suite with a steam room, a 60-min couples relaxation massage, a glass of bubbly and strawberries, pool and beach access and even a special gift. A blissful kind of Valentine’s Day awaits.
Dhs1,650 per couple. Times and dates vary.

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