If you are looking for intimate destinations on Valentine’s Day in the City of Love, here is where you should go.
Images: Damires Hills Leisure Farm Facebook Page, Muelle Deli and Restaurant Facebook Page
Iloilo City is called the “City of Love
” or the “Heart of the Philippines” because of its geographical location, but the friendliness of the locals and the serenity of the place make it earn the moniker all the more. And now that Valentine’s Day Season is close, you’d be glad to know that there are plenty of date destinations in Iloilo where you can take your special someone. Don’t know of them? You have landed on the right page, because in this article are five romantic spots in Iloilo
that are the perfect destinations for Valentine's Day. Continue reading and to see the places that would wow your date!
Location: Megaworld Boulevard Corner Enterprise Road, Iloilo Business Park, Mandurriao, Iloilo City
Check-in/out hours: 2:00 PM/12:00 PM
Recommended budget for two: PhP5,600 (includes one night stay at the Deluxe Room with breakfast and dinner for two)
Share the pool with your significant other and enjoy the picturesque skyline views.
Image: Richmonde Hotel Iloilo Facebook Page
One of the most romantic spots in Iloilo
where you can spend Valentine’s Day is at the rooftop of Richmonde Hotel Iloilo
. This hotel promises a breathtaking panoramic view of the city and has facilities that will complete the experience. For a great date night, you can request the management for a private dinner in your hotel room and have good food and wine to complete your Valentine experience.
Location: 28 Guzman Street, Mandurriao, Iloilo City
Check-in/out hours: Monday to Sunday; 10:00 AM to 8:00 PM
Recommended budget for two: PhP900
The Mango Tree Restaurant is a popular venue for weddings and parties.
Image: The Mango Tree Restaurant Facebook Page
Lovebirds don’t have to leave the city to unwind and enjoy some laid-back quality time during Valentine’s Day. The Mango Tree Restaurant is a quaint yet romantic and classy restaurant that will give you and your significant other a gastronomic experience. Set in the middle of a wide backyard with a big mango tree, this restaurant is the best place if you and your special someone love outdoors.
Location: Janiuay-Badiangan-Mina Road, Barangay Damires, Janiuay, Iloilo
Check-in/out hours: Monday to Sunday; 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Recommended budget for two: PhP1,000
Enjoy the beautiful scenery and munch on good food this Valentine’s Day in this farm resort.
Image: Damires Hills Tierra Verde Leisure Farm Facebook Page
Everything about Damires Hills Tierra Verde Leisure Farm spells romantic—from their tendered gardens to the magnificent views of nature. This place will get you to appreciate the surroundings and most of all, your time with your date. Couples who choose this place for Valentine’s Day can enjoy delectable food, take a dip in the resort’s pool, and sit on the balcony during sundown.
Location: Castle Chateau Hotel, Bonifacio Drive, Iloilo City
Check-in/out hours: Monday to Sunday; 9:00 AM to 7:00 PM
Recommended budget for two: PhP400
Are you and your date coffee lovers? Great! Café Ula is open on Valentine’s Day.
Image: Café Ula Facebook Page
Here is something for couples who are spending the first stages of love: a coffee date in the City of Love. If you and your partner are both coffee enthusiasts, consider Café Ula, a charming café that offers premium coffee drinks and a relaxing ambiance. With its charming interiors, this place is perfect for a romantic coffee date on the 14th of February.
Location: 135-b Jose Rizal Street, Lapuz, Iloilo City
Check-in/out hours: Monday to Sunday; 11:00 AM to 9:00 PM
Recommended budget for two: PhP2,600 (includes a five-course meal for two)
Go on a date in this restaurant that serves delicious food and make your Valentine’s evening special.
Image: Muelle Deli and Restaurant Facebook Page
Should you wish to have a romantic dinner date along the Iloilo Esplanade River, book a reservation at Muelle Deli and Restaurant. You can satisfy your stomachs with their five-course meal and bask in the restaurant’s great ambiance. After an elegant dining experience, you can take your special someone on a walk along the river.
to discover more romantic places in Iloilo!
Now that you know of these romantic destinations in Iloilo and have an idea of what to do this Valentine’s Day, remember to adhere to the safety protocols in public. Love might be in the air, but so is the virus. Nonetheless, enjoy!
Stay safe as you travel! Make sure to follow social distancing protocols and observe health precautions wherever you go. Have a great trip!