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Valentine's Day in Bristol


Where better to spend Valentine’s Day 2014 than in Bristol, recognized as one of Europe’s best cities. Why not make the weekend extra special by staying with Clifton Hotels and dining in one of our superb restaurants – the ever-popular Racks Bar & Kitchen or the epicurean Square Kitchen.



The Berkeley Square Hotel has teamed up with the Square Kitchen to offer a special one-night-only Valentine's package, to include overnight hotel accommodation on Friday the 14th, a bottle of prosecco in your room on arrival, a special 5-course taster menu for 2, and full English breakfast for 2.


Bristol is a great V-Day destination for couples. Make a weekend of it and go stargazing at Ashton Court, watch the sunset over Clifton Suspension Bridge, find ‘Cheep Romance’ at Bristol Zoo Gardens, visit At-Bristol’s planetarium for After Hours: LOVE, see Jane Eyre at the Bristol Old Vic theatre, or treat yourselves to a couples massage with the Lido.


Meanwhile, Clifton offers a variety of great independent vendors to satisfy your gift needs, from chocolates to cupcakes and flowers to trinkets. One of the loveliest flower shops, Lisa Elliott Floral Design, can be found in Clifton Village just off Princess Victoria Street.


February 14th doesn’t have to be all about romance and roses. It’s a great day to celebrate friendship and all the special people in your life. Catching up with good friends over afternoon tea is one of the best ways to while away an afternoon and is a fun antidote to the dreaded “S.A.D.” flipside of Valentine’s.   


In Finland, for instance, Valentine's Day is called Ystävänpäivä which translates into "Friend's Day.” As the name indicates, this day is more about remembering all your friends, not only your significant other. In Estonia Valentine's Day is called Sõbrapäev, which has the same meaning.


Looking for more Valentine’s Day inspiration? Check out these hotspots in Bristol:




Lisa Elliott Floral Design

1 Waterloo Street, Clifton Village, BS8 4BT


Clifton Flowers

10 Triangle Walk, Triangle South, BS8 1EY


Flowers by Thea

38 Queen's Rd, BS8 1RE


Flowers by Alison

15B Princess Victoria St, Clifton Village, BS8 4BX





Guilberts Chocolatiers

16/17 Small Street, BS1 1DE


Zara’s Chocolates Lovingly handmade in Bristol

Current stockist: The Mall Deli, The Mall, Clifton, BS8 4DR


Bar Chocolat

19 The Mall, Clifton, BS8 4JG


The Mall Newsagents Handmade chocolates

64 The Mall, Clifton, BS8 4JG



Afternoon Tea / Cupcakes


Caffe Clifton

St Pauls Road, Clifton, BS8 1LX


The Lido

Oakfield Pl, Clifton, BS8 2BJ


Clifton Cakes
120 St Georges Road, College Green, BS1 5UJ


Chin! Chin! Bar & Kitchen 

155 St Michael's Hill, High Kingsdown, BS2 8DB


The Tea Birds

20 Park Street



109 Whiteladies Road, BS8 2PB


Tart café and foodstore 

16 The Promenade, Gloucester Rd, Bishopston, BS7 8AE


Cox & Baloney Tea Rooms

182-184 Cheltenham Rd, BS6 5RB


Posted on:: 23 January 2014  |  Posted by:: Amie