Photo credit: Jessica Dawn

Valentine’s Day might be on a Wednesday, but that doesn’t mean you can’t spend it in paradise. Take a quick trip to Huntington Beach with those you love, or make it a romantic getaway with your special someone. There are endless ways to spend your Valentine’s Day (or V-Day weekend) in Surf City USA.

 

ACTIVITIES

Pacific City

Make it a night of relaxing shopping and dining right by the beach at Pacific City. Stop by from 5 - 8 p.m. on Feb. 14 for a Vintage 1971 VW Bus photo booth on the main deck. Don’t forget to stop by Lot 579 for a bite to eat or a sweet treat after dinner. Enjoy FREE PARKING on Valentine’s Day!

https://www.gopacificcity.com/events/2018/1/29/valentines-day-vintage-vw-bus-photobooth

Huntington Beach Bungalow

Photo credits: The Bungalow

Gondola Ride in Huntington Harbour

Nothing’s more romantic than a sunset gondola ride in the picturesque Huntington Harbor. From Feb. 12 - 14, reserve a private couple’s gondola ride for $150. A complimentary rose and photos are included.

http://www.sunsetgondola.com/Valentines%20page.html

A sunset Gondola Ride

Petals and Pop

Looking for a unique flower arrangement for your loved one? Check out Petals and Pop in Pacific City’s Lot 579. Stop by the store or order your one-of-a-kind bouquet online. For Valentine’s Day, the shop offers an exclusive “Simply, Loved” collection, including arrangements or gift boxes with chocolate and champagne.

https://petalsandpop.com/blogs/news/simply-loved

https://petalsandpop.com/collections/bouquets/products/petals-and-pop-gift-box?variant=6815158370352

Aarna Spa

Unwind with the one you love at the Aarna Spa located at the Paséa Hotel & Spa. Pick one of the hotel’s two special packages for Valentine’s Day: “But First, Love Yourself” featuring a discounted ocean room accommodations, welcome amenities, and a 50-minute mindful meditation massage or “Love, Paséa” featuring discounted room accommodations, a 50-minute couple’s cocoa massage, champagne and chocolate truffles, and in-room spa amenity including a scented candle and massage oil. Book now until Feb. 28.

http://meritagecollection.com/paseahotel/phs-romantic-getaways/

Huntington Beach Pasea Spa

Watch the sunset and enjoy a beach bonfire

Spend a leisurely Valentine’s Day at the beach, and end the night with a romantic view of the sunset alongside a bonfire. Be sure to bring a blanket, snacks, and some music to set the mood. Don’t forget to stop by early to claim your fire pit! If you want to bonfire in style, a beach butler from The Waterfront Beach Resort, A Hilton Hotel can set up your own personal pit, complete with blankets, chairs, and s’mores. Call Waterfront Adventures to make your reservation.

Huntington Beach Bonfires

DINING

Italian Food

Saint Marc

Wine and dine your Valentine at Saint Marc in Pacific City. Enjoy a special three-course, pre-fixe menu from 5 - 9 p.m. featuring delicious options like bacon-wrapped dates, top sirloin, and three-layer chocolate cake.

https://www.gopacificcity.com/events/2018/2/14/saint-marc-valentines-2-course-dinner

Huntington Beach Saint Marc

Dinner at The Waterfront Beach Resort, A Hilton Hotel

Looking to go all-out for the big night? Make a reservation for two at The Boardwalk at The Waterfront. Enjoy a three-course meal, sparkling wine, and live entertainment for $75 per person. If you’re looking for something with an ocean view, make reservations at the brand new Offshore 9 Rooftop Lounge’s “Cloud 9” celebration. Indulge in a seven small-plate meal, champagne, and live entertainment all with a beautiful view of the waves. Call to make reservations.

http://www.waterfrontresort.com/Content/images/Valentines_2018_s2.pdf

Huntington Beach Waterfront Beach Resort

Photo credits: The Waterfront Beach Resort, a Hilton Hotel 

Tanner’s

If a delicious dinner at Tanner’s is what your heart desires, stop by on Valentine’s Day for a three-course dinner including dishes such as ash-roasted beet salad, grilled halibut a la plancha, pan-seared scallop, and hot chocolate molten cake with marshmallow ice cream.

https://www.facebook.com/events/398175193921246/

Huntington Beach Tanners

Photo credits: Tanner's

FRIENDS VALENTINE’S DAY

Pacific Hideaway

No date? No worries! Celebrate Single Awareness Day at Pacific Hideaway, located in the Kimpton Shorebreak Hotel. Partake in the bar’s signature cocktails for $7 and enjoy bites from the snack bar menu. Bring your friends and embrace the day!

https://www.facebook.com/events/1152626111540423/

Happy Hours in Huntington Beach

The Blow Down

Single or taken, everyone loves a good makeover! Get ready for your date night or girls’ night out at The Blow Down. Stop by on Monday or Tuesday for a $35 blowout before Valentine’s Day. The salon also offers makeup services for your big night. Throughout February, reserve your blowout and makeup session (including free lashes) for only $90!

Huntington Beach The Blow Down

Photo credits: The Blow Down

The Bungalow

Spread the love this Valentine’s Day at The Bungalow in Pacific City. On Feb. 14 from 5 p.m. - 2 a.m., The Bungalow will be partnering with UNICEF NextGen to host “Have a Heart: Give to UNICEF.” A portion of the night’s sales will go to this program for young philanthropists, entrepreneurs, and innovators that work with UNICEF’s network.

http://www.orangecoast.com/event/heart-give-unicef-valentines-day-bungalow-huntington-beach/

The New Cocktail Menu at the Bungalow