By Melissa Gill | @melissa.m.gill
Las Vegas is filled with dreamy date-night locales such as the world’s tallest observation wheel, The High Roller, or savory three-course meals fit for royalty served at The Mayfair Supper Club. Wear your favorite little black dress or slip on a slick suit jacket as you revel in a romantic evening with divine dining and magical moments. Here are five gems on the Strip that you won’t want to miss.
[Pro tip: As we continue following advanced health and safety guidelines, this year reserving your special spot for Valentine’s Day is a must—so make plans ASAP before its too late].
‘Love Is in the Air’ at The Linq’s High Roller
Celebrate Valentine’s Day with a 360-degree view of the Las Vegas Strip in the world’s tallest observation wheel. In The Linq’s special holiday package, “Love Is in the Air,” couples receive a variety of activities to keep the night interesting, including two tickets to enjoy the neon lights on The High Roller; two flutes of sparkling wine; a keepsake photo capturing the special occasion; and a complimentary appetizer at Favorite Bistro, a French eatery with indoor and outdoor seating. This deluxe package is $70 and available only from Friday, Feb. 12, through Sunday, Feb. 14.
‘Mayfair After Dark Valentine’s Day Soiree’ at Bellagio
Elevate your night out by dining at one of the most romantic— and fun—restaurants in town, The Mayfair Supper Club. On Valentine’s Day, Mayfair is serving a three-course meal with courses such as Foie Gras Torchon with lemon date compote and toasted brioche; Seared Tuna Nicoise with Vadouvan curry, black olive caramel and crispy potatoes; and Filet Mignon topped with truffle sauce. For dessert, there are three options, including The Golden Sphere—chocolate mousse salted streusel with rocky road ice cream. And if you attend the “Mayfair After Dark Valentine’s Day Soiree,” the cast of Cirque du Soleil’s “O” will be making an appearance. Packages are $175 per person.
Toast with a Strawberry Blanc at Bardot Brasserie in Aria
Bardot Brasserie in Aria is featuring a three-course meal starting with Kaluga Caviar Parfait, an exquisite bite of Kaluga Caviar, egg mimosa, shallot potato cake, smoked salmon and creme fraiche. The main course is Sole Meuniere—fresh King Crab, pommes puree, brown butter and Osetra caviar. And for dessert, it’s a sweet Valentine Macron, a raspberry cookie with gianduja filled with manjari mousse. Don’t forget to order delicious drinks such as the Strawberry Blanc or add bottomless Rosé to elevate the experience.
A Serene Couple’s Massage at Paris Las Vegas
Take a deep breath and relax together by booking the Couple’s Aromatherapy Voie Custom Massage at Voie Spa & Salon in Paris Las Vegas. For a personalized experience, each guest picks a scented path to explore inspired by various regions of France. Some of the options are lavender from Provence, cedar and cypress from the forests and sweet orange from Corsica. For 80 minutes, a therapist combines various massage techniques to ease guests into a state of bliss. After your session, couples receive a a Voie spa gift bag to take home.
Take a Gondola Ride Together at The Venetian
Be serenaded by a gondolier singing sweet Italian love songs as you float under bridges and beneath balconies through The Grand Canal Shoppes. This romantic experience at The Venetian is sure to sweep you off your feet. Savor the special moment by taking photos to remember the special occasion. This is also a great way to rest after walking around all day. Cozy up close to your significant other and enjoy the ride.