The best ways to spend a romantic weekend in Manchester
The all-important Valentine’s Day is approaching and you’re looking for ideas on how to show that special someone just how much you care. A city full of adventure is waiting to be explored, so let’s look at what Manchester has to offer.
RE:CONNECT with couples therapy at RE:TREAT. Enjoy a Back, Neck, Shoulder massage or soothing leg and foot massage in a couple’s room followed by a refreshment in the RE:TREAT Lounge. Your treatment will be followed by a complimentary coffee or wellness tea, but we believe Valentine’s is a time for celebrating your love so why not make a toast to the two of you with a glass of our special botanical wine for just £5 each?
You could even elevate your romantic experience further by upgrading your special package with a duo float session for just £50 where you can escape together to an all-encompassing world of peace and tranquillity.
If you want to spark a little competition and ignite a fun flame between you and that special someone, perhaps a game of Junkyard Golf will do just that. There are three mini golf courses to choose from, and you can enjoy a cocktail whilst battling it out to see who will win… loser buys the next round of drinks!
If you’re people who appreciate a lazy day in bed, snuggling up and watching movies, then a staycation at The Lowry Hotel is perfect for you. Cosy up in a giant bed and order room service for the perfect relaxing day, you won’t have to lift a finger. Enjoy each other’s company and spend the whole day indulging in luxury with that someone special.
This year, The River Restaurant is taking all the hassle out of Valentine’s Day and serving our delicious A La Carte menu. If you’re one for finding the beauty in simplicity, visit our two AA-Rosette restaurant to ensure you’ll receive a touch of luxury with no frills or fuss. From warm sourdough bread to Tomato & Braised Lamb Ragu, the menu is filled with dishes sure to tantalise your taste buds.
A new year brings new shows, this year, Manchester Cathedral is hosting a Valentine’s Moonlight Sonata by Candlelight. This classical music concert has been designed especially for Valentine’s Day, receive a red rose, and experience the beautiful St Mary Le Strand Church bathed in candlelight. Enjoy the sounds of masterpieces from Beethoven, Liszt & Chopin in concert, performed by one of the UK’s most sensational concert pianists.
Enjoy a romantic evening over drinks and laughs in Manchester. With so many amazing cocktails bars to choose from, there’s something for everyone. Private dining pods, twinkling lights and cosy corners, The Lawn Club is a charming choice for treating your significant others. Maybe the beautiful scenery of Tattu with draw you in for the perfect date night, or if you prefer a luxury night without feeling the pressure of the perfect Valentine’s Day then visit The Lowry Lounge & Bar for perfectly poured cocktails and a place to reconnect.
If you’re looking for a picture-perfect weekend getaway, there’s nowhere better than The Lowry Hotel to make your home away from home whilst exploring the city of Manchester.