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Treat your loved ones to the best Valentine’s Day deals in town

By Nikita Gomez

It’s the month of love again! To ensure that you and your significant other have the best day, here are some amazing offers you can enjoy.

1. Be spoilt for choice at Mount Lavinia Hotel

Celebrate your love for another in an aesthetic and historical landmark, as Mount Lavinia Hotel has four unbelievable offers for couples.
· Love under the stars
This includes a welcome cocktail, six-course set menu, and free entrance to The Hut.
Rs. 12,000 Nett (per couple)
Venue: Governors Roof Top
· The love hut
Experience a romantic dinner with the sand under your feet, stars above, and the sea beside you in your very own love hut on the beach.
This includes a welcome cocktail, three-course set menu, and free entrance to The Hut.
Rs. 14,000 Nett per couple (maximum two people per hut)
Venue: Paradise Beach
· Love at the Governor’s Restaurant
Serenade your valentine amidst the grandeur of a romantic setting!
This includes buffet dinner.
Rs. 3,900 per person
Venue: Governor’s Restaurant
An exclusive deal on 14 February, 2019 only.
Commercial Bank 20% discount on above events on tickets/buffets/food only.

Terms and Conditions apply
For reservations call 0112 711 711 Ext: 430 or 0772 366 445 or e-mail events@mountlaviniahotel.com.
· Celebrate your love in total privacy at the Baywatch Tower
Serenade your partner with a five-course dining experience like no other .
This includes a welcome cocktail, five-course set menu, personal butler, and free entrance to The Hut Bidding starts at Rs. 19,900 Nett
Private dining (only available for one couple)
Contact Royston on 0772 366 445 to bid and for further information or reservations call 0112 711 711 Ext: 430 | 0772 366 445 or e-mail events@mountlaviniahotel.com.

2. Love is in the air at Cinnamon Grand
· The Taprobane
Enjoy an international dinner buffet including carvery and action stations, which also includes an extended dessert counter for your indulgence.
7 p.m.-11 p.m.
Rs. 3,843 Nett per person
For reservations call 0112 497 377
· London Grill
A romantic Valentine’s dinner with a fine dining experience.
7 p.m.-11.30 p.m.
Rs. 8,468 Nett per person
For reservations call 0112 497 379
· Coffee Stop
13-14 February
Valentine’s treats including homemade goodies, cupcakes, chocolates, and specialty cakes and cookies.
8.30 a.m.-12 midnight
For reservations call 0112 497 382

3. The season of love at Cinnamon Lakeside
· 8 Degrees on the Lake
Dine on a boat with an exclusive Valentine’s dinner cruise featuring cocktails, bubbly, and a seven-course dinner menu with individual butler service.
6.30 p.m.-11.30 p.m.
Rs. 14,000 Nett person (Rs. 28,000 Nett per couple)
Exclusive to 14 couples only.
For reservations call 0112 491 930
· The Lounge
Ever dream of a buffet made completely out of chocolate? Well, dreams do come true as you can enjoy a pure chocolate buffet this Valentine’s Day.
4 p.m.-12 midnight
Rs. 3,000 Nett
For reservations call 0112 491 956
· The Dining Room
Special Valentine’s dinner buffet
7 p.m.-11 p.m.
Rs. 3,350 Nett per person
For reservations call 0112 491 930
· Goodies
13-14 February
Cute treats in the form of strawberries and cream, heart-shaped and cupid cakes, heart-mallows, chocolates, and much more await you.
7.30 a.m.-9 p.m.
For reservations call 0112 491 804

4. Red, Red Valentine’s with Cinnamon Red

· Flavoured
Enjoy an international dinner buffet which will feature some of the best food from around the world.
7 p.m.-10.30 p.m.
Rs. 2,800 Nett per person
For reservations call 0112 145 145
· Cloud Red
Celebrate with your special someone, with beverages, tapas, and cupcakes.
5 p.m.-12 midnight
Rs. 7,000 Nett per couple
For reservations call 0112 145 145

5. Celebrating love at Galle Face Hotel

Celebrate love at another iconic hotel as they bring you offers you can’t afford to miss!
· The Chequerboard and The Verandah
A historic venue and music to serenade your soul featuring Thanuja Perera.
Rs. 7,900 per couple
· The 1864 Restaurant and Wine Cellar
Rs. 12,000 per couple
· The Pool Terrace
A magnificent sunset to gaze on and a loved one to impress, our pool terrace is the most picturesque with the best view in the city!
Rs. 12,000 per couple
· The Long Room Terrace
Enjoy a private dinner amidst the stars.
Rs. 12,000 per couple
Call 0777 222 135/0112 541 010 to pre-book

6. Hilton Colombo has lots in store!

· Café Kai
o Love Bites and Cakes
Indulge in a range of specially handcrafted cakes, chocolates, and desserts all week long.
1-14 February 10 a.m.-10 p.m.
o Flower Shop by Poru
Gift your significant other, friend, or family member a beautiful bouquet of flowers or bring along your gift for a unique gift wrapping experience.
1-14 February 10 a.m.-10 p.m.
· The Lobby
Say hello to Hilton’s very own Valentine’s mascot and get a complimentary love cookie for all lovebirds who walk in during lunch and dinner. Spot the heart and don’t forget to take a picture with the mascot under #LoveatHiltonColombo and stand a chance to win exciting prizes.
12 p.m.-2.30 p.m. and 7 p.m.-9 p.m.
7-14 February
· Il Ponte
o Valentine’s Day Dinner
Enjoy a five-course meal accompanied with a rose and specialty chocolate for your lovely lady and music to keep you entertained all night long.
14 February
7 p.m.-.10.30 p.m.
Rs. 8,888 per couple
o Valentine’s Day Private Dinner
This is especially catered to couples who love the finer things in life. Enjoy a five-course meal in your own cabana accompanied with sparkling wine, strawberries and cream, chocolate, a love card, and a rose for the lady.
14 February
7 p.m.-10.30 p.m.
Rs. 18,888 per couple (limited cabanas)
· Graze Kitchen
o Old is Gold
50% off for couples over 55 years old. It’s never too old to celebrate love!
13 February
7 p.m.-11 p.m.
o Love Buffet
Enjoy cuisine from around the world. This is perfect for those insta-couples who love travelling and experiencing a bit of everything.
14 February
7 p.m.-11 p.m.
Rs. 4,888 per person
For reservations and more information call 0112 492 492

7. Cupid has come to Movenpick Hotel
· Santina
Enjoy a five-course set menu including a starter, soup, two main courses, and dessert complimented with wine.
Rs. 10,000 per couple
Call 0117 450 450
· Vistas
Enjoy a rooftop party with a beautiful view of Colombo as you celebrate with your loved one.
Rs. 5,500 per couple
Call 0117 450 450

8. Love at Shangri-La Hotel

· Special intimate venues
Choose from an outdoor lawn and marquee, the Horizon Club Terrace, or the Shangri-La suite and enjoy a dinner for two with a private chef and waiter, a bottle of champagne, roses, and much more.
Rs. 100,000 Nett per couple
Reservations must be made 48 hours prior.
· Capital Bar and Grill
Indulge in a four-course sensory menu whilst enjoying the music of Bebop and the Barking Crickets.
Rs. 9,950 Nett per person
Enjoy romance-inspired cocktails from 7-15 February, courtesy of their mixologist Alex.
Rs. 1,500 Nett per drink
· Table One
Enjoy an exquisite global cuisine dinner buffet for Rs. 4,100 Nett per person at a luxurious restaurant.
· Kaema Sutra
Enjoy extended happy hours from 3 p.m. to 8 p.m. Buy one and the second is free.

9. Special date at Beach Wadiya

Valentine’s Day special celebration with live music and especially selected seafood set menu.
Rs. 2,750 per person
For reservations call 0112 588 568

10. Marino Food Emporium
Valentine’s eve dinner by Marino Food Emporium in partnership with Diliganz, Ximi Vogue Sri Lanka, Sri Saravanas Privilege Hub, and Sayonara Jewellers.
For table reservations call 0772 576 526
(Limited table reservations available)

11. Mandarina Colombo

Enjoy a romantic Valentine’s dinner buffet and dine under the stars at their rooftop terrace.
14 February, 7 p.m.-11 p.m.
Rs. 4,950 Nett per couple
The package includes non-alcoholic sparkling bubbly and a surprise gift.
For Reservations call Induka on 0703 367 122 or Halangoda on 0702 583 523

12. Love vibrations – Sugar Beach

A Valentine’s Day party from 7 p.m. until late on 14 February.
Enjoy special drinks all night and dance to the beats of DJ Ricky and DJ Pradeep.
Call 0117 035 135 for ticket details

13. The Guru

Valentine’s weekend brunch
10 February at Giovanni’s (145 Thimbirigasyaya Road, Colombo 5)
First seating: 9.30 a.m.-11 a.m.
Second seating: 11.30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Third seating: 1.30 p.m. to 3 p.m.
Please note that due to limited seating, tickets are sold prior to the event.
Tickets are available at Giovanni’s or DM to reserve yours now by contacting 0777 734 890 for more information.

14. FLOW at Hilton Colombo Residence

Make your reservations for FLOW’s Valentines dinner buffet on or before 10 February, 2019 and stand a chance to win a 60-minute massage therapy treatment.
Enjoy an international buffet, live entertainment, and a glass of sparkling on arrival for Rs. 3,900 Nett per person.
Visit www.flow.lk/valentines-day for full details and conditions.
Call Ruwan on 0771 001 794 for bookings

15. GSH Colombo

For the respect of love, great times, and memories, GSH Colombo presents Valentine’s dinner because your special one deserves special treatment on this special day!
14 February, 7 p.m.-11 p.m.
Rs. 2,000 per head
For reservations call 0766 903 134 or 0112 362 403

16. Waters Edge

A blissful night surrounded by a garden of orchids awaits you at Waters Edge.
The Fiftykay Orchids luxury fine dining restaurant is ready to offer you an exquisite nine-course menu, your own butler, exclusive musicians to sing love songs throughout the night, a bouquet of flowers for the lady, single origin Venezuelan chocolates, and the finest bottle of bubbly from France.
Make memories to last a lifetime!
Call Nishan on 0765 748 193 for more information and reservations

17. CÉ LA VI

Experience an intimate escapade with your lover at the CÉ LA VI Lounge on 14 February from 7 p.m. till late.
Be seduced by the stars above you and enjoy their deliciously decadent cocktails and the music that’s sure to hold your senses hostage.
Soulful vocals and music strictly on vinyl will be performed by the talented vocalist April Schokman and DJs Tareeq and Tim.
Reserve your table now on 0771 087 720

18. Flow Amber Collection

Valentine’s Day Dinner Cruise
Celebrate Valentine’s Day with your loved one on an ideal romantic getaway.
Rs. 14,500 Nett per couple
The rate includes candle-lit dinner, a romantic setting, a la carte five-course meal, and other terms and conditions apply.
14 February, 7 p.m. onwards.
For reservations call or WhatsApp 0763 652 456
Enjoy wellness treatments, bird watching, wildlife spotting, jet-skiing, tubing, and other thrilling activities during your stay. Take in the surrounding views as you watch a dramatic island sunset while gliding along the largest freshwater lake on the island.

19. Grand Oriental Hotel

Enjoy a romantic view with spectacular food and a chance to win some amazing prizes. Why not spend Valentine’s Day at the heart of Colombo?
Complimentary roses/heart-shaped chocolates, photograph on request, and beverage promotion.
This also includes competitions for the best dressed couple, the first couple on the floor, the best dance couple, and a live band. The best dance couple will get an overnight night stay voucher.
Rs. 2,800 Nett
50% off for wedding anniversary celebrations (terms and conditions apply)
For reservations and more details on card offers, call 0773 441 425 or 0773 441 644

20. Café Beverly

Enjoy a specially curated scrumptious menu for two this Valentine’s Day.
This includes a four-course menu along with a range of choices in each course.
Rs. 4,500 Nett per couple
Contact them on Facebook or Instagram for more details.