50 Romantic Ideas for Valentines Day

Valentines Day is traditionally associated with love, romance and showing you care. It is the one day in the year when you really should make that extra special effort to make your partner feel loved and special. Here are 50 romantic ideas which I hope you will be able to adapt into creating something unique for your partner.


  1. Run a hot bath for one or two.
  2. Wake up super early and cook a surprise breakfast.
  3. Make chocolate and set it in heart shaped molds.
  4. Put a flower under the car wiper.
  5. Send a romantic sms at an unusual time of the day.
  6. Make an effort with your appearance.
  7. Make a "treasure hunt" with notes around the house with clues leading to a gift.
  8. Leave a note and treat on the pillow.
  9. Put toothpaste on your partners toothbrush.
  10. Buy your partner a new ipad (hint hint to my hubbie here)
  11. Take your partner on a pampering spa day.
  12. Buy special coffee beans.
  13. Buy flowers or a plant.
  14. Light up candles to set an atmosphere.
  15. Buy your partner a book they aren't expecting.
  16. Take time off work to be with your partner.
  17. Turn off your mobile phone for part of the day.
  18. Go on a picnic.
  19. Go on a shopping trip.
  20. Do something you have been promising your partner to do for a long time.
  21. Buy something for the house.
  22. Reorganise a messy section of the house.
  23. Send your partner an e-card at a surprise time during the day.
  24. Hire a babysitter.
  25. Give your partner a massage.
  26. Plan some naughty games.
  27. Warm the house well and scent it.
  28. Fill the house with heart shaped balloons.
  29. Plan a trip abroad.
  30. Buy jewelry.
  31. Create a personalised gift like personalised towels, mugs etc.
  32. Keep the lights on dim.
  33. Listen to your partner.
  34. Give your partner a high quality shower gel or bath foam.
  35. Use a heart shaped cookie cutter to make anything from sandwiches to jello.
  36. Print and frame the best photo of that year.
  37. Go grocery shopping and buy food items you do not normally buy. Have fun exploring them.
  38. Make a homemade card.
  39. Make a valentine tattoo.
  40. Hide love notes in least expected places.
  41. Offer to do house chores you don't normally do.
  42. Do something unexpected, even if its just making a pot of tea when you normally don't.
  43. Rent out the DVD your partner has been wanting to watch for some time.
  44. Unplug the gaming device and turn off the internet.
  45. Place a nice fluffy carpet in the living room for you to relax on.
  46. Give your partner some time to themselves.
  47. Leave the bathroom clean.
  48. Offer to run errands.
  49. Create a CD of your favorite "your" songs.
  50. Make a card listing all the things you love about your partner.


Hope these ideas will spark off some creative ideas. Please share with us any more tips and ideas you may have! Have a great Valentine's Day.

If you liked this list, you may also be interested in having a look at 50 Things You Should Never Say to a Woman and 50 things You Should Never Say to a Man.

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VeronicaFarkas 4 years ago from Ohio, USA

Good ideas! I like the treasure hunt idea. I may snag that one. ;)


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kikalina 4 years ago from Europe Author

Ty for dropping by. I have tried the treasure hunt idea and it was fun!


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ForLoveofCupcakes 4 years ago from Chicago

Great tips! Thanks for giving me some ideas for V Day. :o)


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Movie Master 4 years ago from United Kingdom

Great ideas and tips, we have had a lot of fun with number 7 in the past, the 'treasure hunt' the gift was 'me'!!!

Thank you for sharing and voted up.


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kikalina 4 years ago from Europe Author

Thanks for your comments ForLoveofCupcakes and Movie Master. That sounds like a great idea Movie Master! ;)


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Millionaire Tips 4 years ago from USA

These are all great ideas to do something nice for someone. They are great anytime, but especially for Valentine's Day. Voted up.


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kikalina 4 years ago from Europe Author

Yeah its funny how a little small act can brighten someones day!


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epigramman 4 years ago

......a very timely hub subject and list which will be posted to my Facebook page with a direct link back here - and I would like to think that any one of these ideas could be utilized on any day of the year as we both know that Valentine's day should be celebrated all year round and that any day should be put aside for the love ones in your life - lake erie time ontario canada 5:29pm


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kikalina 4 years ago from Europe Author

ty epi for your link. being new to hubpages I appreciate every little bit of help!


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prasetio30 4 years ago from malang-indonesia

You have wonderful ideas for Valentines Day. Very inspiring hub and I'll follow some of your tips above. Well done and rated up!

Prasetio


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kikalina 4 years ago from Europe Author

prasetio30 Thanks for dropping by and hope you have a great Valentine's Day!


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rebeccamealey 4 years ago from Northeastern Georgia, USA

Lots of fun things listed! Good Job!


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kikalina 4 years ago from Europe Author

Thanks and happy valentines day!


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DDE 3 years ago from Dubrovnik, Croatia

Most unique ways to spend this special day thanks for the good ideas


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kikalina 3 years ago from Europe Author

Happy vals DDE


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rebeccamealey 2 years ago from Northeastern Georgia, USA

Aww, these are so romantic. I like making a homemade card!


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kikalina 2 years ago from Europe Author

Thanks for dropping by rebeccamealey. I too got and made a homemade card this Valentine. Happy valentines to all.

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