Ready for Romance - Valentine's Day 2019 Ideas Last Updated 2/19

Love is in the air! And thanks to our CT Ambassadors from, we’ve got a few amazing ways to woo your loved one this Valentine’s Day. From intimate stays to restaurants with a romantic ambiance—below are a few valentine’s day suggestions and insider tips. Hurry! Things book up fast!

Where to Stay

Tucked in the northwest corner, the Manor House Inn is offering a Valentine’s Day Romantic Escape package (February 14-17) that includes 6 chocolate covered strawberries and a complimentary half-bottle of champagne in your room upon arrival, luxurious all natural Honey Hive spa set with whipped body butter, and a full breakfast delivered to your room on the first morning of your stay. 

The Homestead Madison is a cozy ten-room inn nestled off of Boston Post Road in picturesque Madison, and is convenient to several nearby beaches, boutiques, and excellent restaurants. Bring along some of your favorite records (how about one with "your song" because the inn has a record player in each room. Get in balance with your partner and take a spin on one of their tandem bikes! Delicious breakfasts too. Check out their Valentine’s Day package here.

Places to Eat

Cava in Southington is a feast for the eyes (and stomach)! If your Valentine loves fine Italian food in a gorgeous setting, Cava is the place. We swoon over the crystal chandeliers, Tuscan-themed vibe, and wine list!

Millwright’s in Simsbury is offering 4-course prix fixe menu from February 14-16th.  Stay nearby with a Valentine’s overnight at The Simsbury Inn.

For something a little more French, try l’escale at the DELAMAR Greenwich Harbor.

Things to Do

Relaxation time with your loved one at Salt of the Earth Spa in Woodbury is something you both will enjoy! Their schedule offers lots of options from salt cave yoga, gong bath meditation, and even a salt bed session. Visit their site for more info and options!

Want to dance? Kool and the Gang bring their legendary music to the Ridgefield Playhouse on Valentine’s Day.

And you can find even more great ideas for Valentine’s Day in Connecticut here!

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