Valentines Day at Whiteley
Movies, designer finds and inspired days and nights out
From classic date nights and gifts (flowers, luxe chocolates and gorgeous jewellery) to the utterly unexpected (climbing at Rock Up anyone?), it’s time to get inspired for Valentine’s Day 2024 at Whiteley.
Whether you’re looking for elegant bouquets and lingerie sets or want to take them out on an unforgettable day of sushi-making, movies, afternoon tea and street food, Whiteley is filled with endless original, thoughtful and unique Valentine’s Day ideas.
Discover the best menus, special offers and ideas here. And, don’t forget Galentine’s too…
1. Classic Valentine’s gifts
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A bouquet of spring roses, delicious chocolates or enduring jewellery – go timeless this Valentine’s. Head to Marks & Spencer for seasonal red and pink roses, tulips and lilies (set them off with champagne and chocolate boxes) and luxury chocolate (don’t miss their Valentine’s selections).
For signature scents, perfumes and aftershave, take some time out to find their ideal beauty bag at Boots, Superdrug and The Body Shop, or uncover gorgeous lingerie, sleepwear and underwear at Marks & Spencer, Next and River Island.
2. Go for a movie date or head for a Galentine’s big-screen night out
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For a night of popcorn and big-screen moments with the people you love, Cineworld are showing Madame Web from Marvel’s Spider-Man multiverse and the incredible Rodgers & Hammerstein 80th anniversary concert featuring Patrick Wilson and Audra McDonald plus classic rom-coms including Notting Hill and 10 Things I Hate About You. (Head to Frankie & Benny’s afterwards and you’ll get 30% off your meal – check here for details.)
3. Grab delicious pizza, pasta and more at Prezzo and Wildwood
In a group or just hanging out together, delicious and fresh pizzas and plates at Prezzo are unmissable. With bottomless brunches, midday specials for £9.95 and Italian feasts of antipasti, cannelloni and hazelnut amaretto coffee, it’s comfort food for grown-ups. Wildwood is an unmissable stop with burgers, rib-eyes, artisan pizza and risotto.
4. Go for a climbing session together
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Before enjoying a movie or dinner, make an unexpected memory together by booking in a session at Rock Up. With Lights Out climbing on Thursdays (low lights and loud music) and Vertical Challenges, it’s the perfect way to make for a totally original date.
5. Book in for a romantic meal (or go for a group booking with friends)
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With steaks at Bar + Block; noodles at wagamama; tacos, burritos, quesadillas and margaritas at Baja Mexicali and or dim sum at Dim T, Whiteley is home to incredible food from around the globe. Keep checking the offers page for the latest Valentine menus and offers.
6. Gifts that’ll last a lifetime
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Whether it’s a designer watch or gorgeous gems, engagement rings and bracelets, Whiteley’s luxe stores Beaverbrooks and Ernest Jones are essential destinations with huge selections and expert staff. And, don’t miss Pandora for Valentine’s personalised charms, birthstone necklaces and lab-grown diamonds.
7. Spring fashion trends, trainers and workout wear
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For oversize hoodies and colour-coordinated joggers (or zip-up track top); 2024’s sky-blue or white statement pieces; Salomon ACS Pro and Adidas Rivalry sneakers and this season’s huge bags, Whiteley’s fashion stores include H&M, Accessorize, Next and schuh. And for him, head to Clarks, Mountain Warehouse, Moss and River Island.
8. Share a decadent dessert at Kaspa’s
Got a sweet tooth? Kaspa’s Desserts is the place to go for gelatos, waffles, crepes, milkshakes, smoothies, doughnuts, cakes and sundaes with endless toppings, sprinkles and DIY delights.
9. Books, cards and stationery they’ll actually want
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No one can resist presents they actually need. See Waterstones for great fiction, memoirs, thoughtful gifts including journals, romantic Valentine’s cards at Clintons, stationery and water bottles from Tiger. Bookswise look out for the bestselling Murdle puzzle books to new releases from Sarah J Maas and popular reads by Richard Osman and Bonnie Garmus.
10. Street food at Five Guys and Nando’s
For the latest Valentine’s menus and offers, discover our offers page.