It takes more than candy and flowers to create an unforgettable Valentine’s Day, and Orlando has countless ways to help in that regard. What’s more, businesses throughout the destination are showing love for your safety with enhanced health and sanitization measures, including face-mask and social-distancing requirements, reduced capacity, and more, as well as al-fresco, takeout and delivery options at numerous area restaurants. As a result, you and your special someone can celebrate with confidence!
Featuring aquatic marriage proposals, balloon rides, swan boat excursions and other ways to show amoré — not to mention exclusive savings for lovers — here’s your ultimate guide to Valentine’s Day in Orlando for 2021!
Please note: Depending on the timing of your visit, some experiences may be temporarily modified. Learn more about healthy travel in Orlando, and check with your favorite Orlando businesses for their current status.
Orlando is packed with theme park experiences and other attractions that are perfect for couples! Some of our favorites include the following, but you can find “lovers’ lanes” at theme parks and other locations all over town. Find one you want to share? Post it on social media using #LoveOrlando!
Dolphin-Assisted Marriage Proposal at Discovery Cove®
A tranquil, all-inclusive day resort, Discovery Cove offers a Celebration Package, which gives you the chance to have a dolphin deliver a buoy with a personalized message — the contents of which are up to you! It also includes 20% off a Discovery Photo Package to make sure you have plenty of pictures of the big day.
This year, Discovery Cove is also offering four exclusive Romance Packages for couples that combine admission to the tropical oasis with an overnight stay at some of Orlando’s most popular resorts! Options include The Ritz-Carlton Orlando, Grande Lakes and JW Marriott Orlando, Grande Lakes, as well as Renaissance Orlando at SeaWorld and DoubleTree by Hilton Orlando at SeaWorld. These packages are available for visits between Jan. 28 and Feb. 28, 2021, with reservations being available at DiscoveryCove.com/Romance.
The Wheel at ICON Park®
With rides lasting approximately 20 minutes and providing unbeatable views from the heart of Orlando’s tourism district, The Wheel at ICON Park doesn’t just stand 400 feet tall: It’s the perfect place for a Valentine’s Day smooch!
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The dining, shopping and entertainment district also boasts several other attractions, as well as numerous restaurants that are ideal for Valentine’s Day dining. Top choices include Blake Shelton’s all-new Ole Red, Uncle Julio’s, Tapa Toro Tapas Bar & Paella Pit, Tin Roof, and Yard House, among others.
Swan Boat Rides at Lake Eola Park
Ever see a happy couple take a boat ride in a movie or TV show and think to yourself, “I’d love to do that with my better half?” You can in Orlando — and with the sort of twist you’d expect from the Theme Park Capital of the World! At Lake Eola in downtown Orlando, rent a two-person paddleboat shaped just like the park’s most famous residents, then share a kiss near the lake’s iconic fountain.
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Once you’re done, head out to explore everything else downtown has to offer, including dining, nightlife, culture and more. If you’re seeking a romantic dinner for two, you’ll find plenty of acclaimed restaurants in and around the city’s core, such as Artisan’s Table, Reyes Mezcaleria, Maxine’s on Shine, The Boheme at Grand Bohemian Hotel Orlando, and James Beard-nominated Chef Henry Moso’s Kabooki Sushi, to name a few.
High-flying operators like Orlando Balloon Rides invite you to experience a romantic adventure far above it all. The approximately hour-long flights provide spectacular views of the area, and special packages — including celebrations of love — are also available.
Don’t just give your true love flowers this Valentine’s Day — give her or him flowers from Orlando! Local florists with online storefronts include Bluegrass Chic Floral Design, but several other options await you. Just keep in mind that this is one of the busiest times of year for flower deliveries, so the sooner you place your order, the better.
If your sweet loves sweets, a visit to Chocolate Kingdom — Interactive Factory Adventure Tour is probably in order. This unique attraction gives you the opportunity to see how chocolate is made and even create your own chocolate bar. It’s one of many bespoke candy shops throughout the Orlando area — but the only with a Cacao Tree Greenhouse and Mystical River of Chocolate!
You can choose from a wide range of other locally produced gifts that showcase Orlando’s diversity, including gift sets from boxthecity™, vintages from Lakeridge Winery & Vineyards, cookbooks from the chefs behind The Ravenous Pig and Prato, locally produced beer and spirits, and much more. Use the following link to find more Valentine’s Day gift ideas from Orlando!
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And speaking of boxthecity: They’re partnering with the Hourglass District’s Uncommon Catering & Eatery to offer a special, limited-edition Date-in-a-Box Valentine’s Edition for 2021!
Priced at $50, this local collaboration features a fresh-made charcuterie for two (including charcuterie board), gourmet chocolate truffles from Chocolate Kingdom, an exclusive “Just Love” scented candle from The Plum Owl Co., and Conversation Cards to get to know your dinner date better. Preorders must be placed by 4 p.m. on Feb. 12, 2021, for pickup at Uncommon Catering between 11 a.m. – close on Feb. 13. Local Orlando delivery is also available on Feb. 13 & 14 for an additional $10.
Looking for more special shopping opportunities this Valentine’s Day? On Feb. 13 & 14, 2021, lovers are invited to celebrate the holiday in The Mall at Millenia’s personal style suite! Enjoy a DJ, sweet treats, champagne and more as you peruse a collection of Heart Day gift items for all the loves in your life. Plus, artists from Paper Bar Orlando will create a custom fashion drawing as a special gift for you to take home, and you can enter to win a Personal Style Session along with $500 to spend. Stop by The Mall at Millenia’s Concierge Desk for complete details!
And from Feb. 5-14, 2021, Discover Downtown is offering 20% off purchases made online or in-store with promo code Valentine20, including wearables, art and goods from local makers and brands!
Thanks to these special savings and Discovery Cove’s aforementioned deal, it’s more affordable than ever to stay, dine and play in Orlando this Valentine’s Day. Check back for more offers as they get added!
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Please note: Unless otherwise indicated, all Valentine's Day offers are only available on Feb. 14, 2021. Prices do not include taxes, service charges and gratuities. Reservations are recommended for dine-in options.
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The Alfond Inn
Located in Winter Park, The Alfond Inn’s ongoing Romance in the Park package includes a one-night stay in a classic room (double occupancy), dinner for two in the onsite Hamilton’s Kitchen, a specialty cake for two, and one chilled bottle of champagne for the room. Rates start at $339 per room, per night.
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Avanti International Resort
For travel through Feb. 15, 2021, Avanti International Resort has rooms starting as low as $62 per night, with two free welcome drinks, free early check-in and late check-out (based on availability), and free breakfast for two each day of your stay.
Avanti Palms Resort
take advantage of their Room Amenities Package ($125) at Avanti Palms Resort. It includes the following add-ons, all of which are also available on an a-la-carte basis: Artificial Rose Petlas & Two Decorative Swan Towels ($25), Breakfast in Bed & Lake Check-Out ($50), and Champagne & Chocolate-Covered Strawberries ($75).
Caribe Royale Orlando
Fresh off a major renovation, Caribe Royale Orlando is offering a Valentine’s Day Package starting from $179 per night, plus taxes and gratuity, for a one-night (or longer) stay in a fully appointed suite, breakfast for two in Tropicale, one complimentary bottle of champagne, and guaranteed 1 p.m. late check-out. This package is available Feb. 12-14, 2021, and is subject to availability.
Encore Resort at Reunion
Guests who spend Valentine’s Day at Encore Resort can take advantage of numerous holiday activities, including Wine Night with live entertainment, Mixology Night at Shark, the Run With Your Hun 5k, the Not So Newlywed Game Show, and Couples’ Mixology.
Floridays Resort Orlando
For travel through Feb. 15, 2021, save 25% off your suite (plus no deposit required) at Floridays Resort Orlando and get a free bottle of house champagne, a suite decorated with artificial rose petals and two decorative swan towels, and two free souvenir cups with discounted drinks during your stay.
The Grove Resort & Water Park Orlando
Enjoy the ultimate in relaxation at The Grove Resort & Water Park Orlando with the “Let Love Take Flight” package, which includes two wine flights ($60 value) and a 50-minute relaxation massage for two at Escape Spa ($200 value). Other holiday happenings include a special Valentine’s Dinner all week long, kids-friendly activities and more.
JW Marriott Orlando Bonnet Creek Resort & Spa
Orlando’s newest luxury resort, JW Marriott Orlando Bonnet Creek Resort & Spa has a Valentine’s Weekend Getaway package. In addition to free valet parking and late checkout, this offer includes an in-room Valentine’s welcome amenity featuring rose petals, chocolate-covered strawberries and a 375ml bottle of Taittinger Champagne, as well as a three-course, prix-fixe dinner for two at onsite restaurant Sear + Sea. (Refer to the eatery’s offers below for details on the latter.) Use promo code LVU or call (407) 919-6300 to book.
Margaritaville Resort Orlando
Margaritaville Resort Orlando’s “Perfect Partner in Paradise” package includes a complimentary couple’s massage at St. Somewhere Spa, plus a free glass of champagne.
Reunion Resort & Golf Club
Throughout February, couples can enjoy a romantic getaway with nightly rates at Reunion Resort starting at $249 per night. Extras include a bottle of bubbly at check-in, $100 food & beverage credit per night, late checkout of 1 p.m., and 20% off golf tee times.
Dining & Nightlife Offers
With thousands of restaurants to choose from in Orlando, you won't go hungry on Valentine's Day or any other day of the year — especially with special offers like these!
Avanti Palms Resort
From 4-10 p.m. on Feb. 13-14, 2021, join Avanti Palms Resort for a Romantic Dinner for Two, including your choice of grilled filet of beef or chicken, chocolate cake with a raspberry coulis, Caesar salad, sides, and two glasses of house wine each. Pricing: $75.
Brio Italian Grille
At The Mall at Millenia and other locations throughout town, Brio Italian Grille will have Valentine’s prix-fixe specials available for dine-in and to-go from Feb. 12-14, 2021, including Romano-Crusted Chilean Sea Bass, Beef Medallions With Shrimp, and Cheesecake With Heart-Shaped Sprinkles.
deep blu Seafood Grille & Sushi
From 5-30-10 p.m. on Feb. 12-14, 2021, deep blu Seafood Grille & Sushi at Wyndham Grand Orlando Resort Bonnet Creek is serving a Fall in Love Valentine’s Dinner. Options include a Champagne Poached Dover Sole Filets and Maine Lobster Mousse ($55), and a Lover’s Shared Dessert Trio ($22).
In downtown Orlando, DoveCote Restaurant will have a special prix-fixe Valentine's Day menu for couples with your choice of appetizer, entree and dessert. Entree selections include Duck Breast, Roasted Short Ribs, and Grilled Shrimp & Dried Chorizo.
Part of the dining lineup at Margaritaville Resort Orlando, Euphoria will have a Valentine’s Day Chef Experience for two, featuring Amuse-Bouche, Cream of Curried Cauliflower, Chilean Sea Bass, Sorbet, Braised Beef Short Rib and a dessert trio. Additional wine pairings and specialty cocktails will also be available. Pricing: $110.
Hard Rock Cafe & Live Orlando
Through Feb. 15, 2021, this venue will have a limited-time Valentine's Day menu with a-la-carte options for "first, second and third base" — aka starters, entrees and dessert. Hard Rock Cafe is part of Universal CityWalk at Universal Orlando Resort.
From Feb. 10-14, 2021, ICEBAR Orlando is offering multiple Cupid & Cocktails packages starting at $45, including VIP packages, plus food and drink specials throughout February. They’re located on International Drive.
A Land Remembered
At Rosen Shingle Creek, the AAA Four Diamond A Land Remembered is offering an indulgent prix-fixe Valentine’s Day menu, including your choice of starters (Lobster Bisque or Crab Cake), a Surf and Turf entree with Filet of Beef and Scallop Spiedini, and a specialty holiday-themed dessert, all served with unlimited complimentary champagne. Pricing: $65 per person.
At Disney Springs®, Morimoto Asia’s Valentine’s Day Chef’s Tasting will have seatings at 6 p.m. and 8:30 p.m. The gourmet, multi-course dinner can be complemented by an optional beverage pairing. Pricing: $225 (Dinner), $85 (Beverage Pairing).
Raglan Road Irish Pub & Restaurant
This legendary eatery and entertainment venue at Disney Springs is offering guests 21 and older a complimentary glass of pink bubbly to toast their brunch, lunch or dinner visit. Live Irish music and dance performances will run from noon to 4 p.m.
On Feb. 13, 2021, Reyes Mezcaleria will host a ladies-only Galentine’s Day event from 1-3 p.m., with light bites, a welcome drink and Mexican bingo being included in the $30 entry fee. And on Valentine’s Day, this downtown Orlando restaurant will serve a holiday brunch from 11 a.m. – 3 p.m., followed by a prix-fixe menu for two from 3-9 p.m.
Sear + Sea
In addition to being included in JW Marriott Orlando Bonnet Creek Resort & Spa’s Valentine’s Weekend Getaway package, Sear + Sea will have numerous Valentine’s Day specials. First, the three-course, prix-fixe dinner included as part of the hotel’s package is also available by reservation. Priced at $85 per person, it includes Bubbles & Caviar, Smoked Maine Scallops, 8 oz. Filet Mignon “Oscar” Crab & Béarnaise, White Chocolate Cheesecake, and an S & S’presso cocktail. Also, Sear + Sea’s lobby bar will have a Freshly Shucked Oyster & Champagne display priced at $85 per couple, as well as three specialty cocktails. Reservations must be booked through OpenTable or by calling (407) 919-6300.
Unreserved Food Bazaar
Part of JW Marriott Orlando Bonnet Creek Resort & Spa’s dining lineup, this eatery will have a Valentine’s-themed breakfast buffet priced at $39 per person, including a glass of mimosa (and a single rose stem for women), a carving station, and Lump Crab Cake Benedict. Reservations must be booked through OpenTable or by calling (407) 919-6300.
Endless shared wonder and adventures await couples in Orlando, and these offers can make your Valentine's Day getaway even more affordable!
Available through Feb. 28, 2021, ICON Park’s “Sweet on You” package includes a private capsule of The Wheel for two with two rotations (40 minutes total), one free scoop of ice cream or gelato with one topping for each person from Sugar Factory after the ride, one bottle of sparkling wine with a keepsake koozie, two red velvet cupcakes, a rose, a VIP photo package including pre-ride photos, and an upgrade at the Deck Bar to Taittinger Champagne for $40. Pricing: $115 (33% savings).
Museum of Illusions
The newest can’t-miss attraction at ICON Park, Museum of Illusions is adding Valentine’s Day décor to a variety of existing exhibits through February. What’s more, you can double the love (and fun) with Museum of Illusions’ new combo ticket with The Wheel, priced at $37.95 for adults and $32.95 for children ages 3-12, plus tax.
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