10 Most Ideal And Romantic Spots To Take Your Valentine In Kenya

With Valentine’s Day creeping close, it’s just the right time to surprise your special one and only, it is the time to show them how much you love them. Of course, there is this sense of special feelings of love one gets to feel when treated better on special days as Valentine. Although most people celebrate Valentine almost every day, many demonstrate their most hidden and deepest feelings of love this special season. And this has made basking under the Kenyan sun get even better.

In case you are considering getting your partner an elegant bouquet of long-stemmed roses or a box of chocolates, you’ll be missing a lot. Instead of going through same old path, why not surprise your partner with a perfect beach holiday in romantic spots, fantastic dinner for two and a romantic walk, where you could relax, discover a lot about your relationship, let love soar with a wide variety of exciting activities, share little sweet romantic stories and sweep your Val off their feet. Uh, good ideas already right? Okay, here is a list of 10 coolest romantic spots in Kenya to surprise your lover this Valentine.

1. Masai Mara


Give yourself up to a weekend of sheer pleasure at the finest safari destination in Kenya. Is your partner in love with adventure or does the idea of touring conjure up exciting feelings in her? Now is the time to experience huge excitement with your partner. There are wide varieties of luxury tented camps in Mara, where you can elicit much fun from a romantic safari experience with remarkable views and beautiful wildlife. In fact guys, if you want it to be perfect since you own the moment, just step into Masai Mara with that special someone in your life. Already thinking of going? Here is the Location: Rift Valley, Kenya or Visit: Maasaimara.

2. Tamambo Karen Blixen Restaurant


Tamambo Karen Blixen Restaurant is undoubtedly a wonderful place to wine and dine with your partner this season. You will get close to the oldest and largest friendly gardens in Kenya. And guess what? This will most likely do the trick you need in your relationship. Yea, the sight alone screams romance. In case you want to have the big moment of romantic dinner with just your partner, you could surprise your Val by dining at the Grogan House, a homelike and relaxing setting. There are special menus which Tamambo will be offering to make your Valentine’s Day indelible in your memory. It can’t get any better than this right?  Have fun pouring out your feelings this season. Lest I forget, here is the location; Karen Road, Nairobi or Visit: Tamambo Karen Blixen Restaurant

3. Caramel Restaurant


Oh! you can’t just snap your eyes away from this view right? Of course, I know it is just too amazing to be ignored. In case you are interested in having daring excitements and most romantic time ever, here is the right spot to spend your Valentine. Let’s not ignore its sleek elegance which is the distinctive feature of Caramel Restaurant, not to think of the menu and wine list that overshadows several restaurants. Well, this is a place for a romantic meal and that special treat for your special someone. Admit it, Caramel restaurant can be as romantic as it is stunning. Take a step into the amazing world of fun by visiting Caramel on Valentine’s Day to enjoy menu created exclusively for the day with a glass of smooth Barton and Guestier on arrival. Asking for the location already? Visit: Caramel Restaurant or Abc Place Westlands, Nairobi, Kenya.

4. AfroChic Diani


Here is another special spot for lovers on valentine day. AfroChic is referred to as the “Jewel of Diani”, a boutique hotel which has an excellent romantic atmosphere. Perhaps, you are searching for a perfect mix of sun and sea for the Valentine celebratios, AfroChic Diani is just where to get those. The hotel offers beautiful views of dhows in full sail. Set on Diani beach, lying south of Mombasa. Don’t search for the location just yet…we have it right here, ok? Diani Beach Road, is located at Kwale, Kenya or Visit: AfroChic Diani What are you waiting for? Pack your bags right away in this short holiday and head to Africhic Diani for wild fun with your partner.

5. The Brasserie at Hemingways


If you prefer to impress your lover beyond her imagination, head straight to The Brasserie. This spot will sure have her jaw dropped right on the floor. Several wonderous moments await her upon arrival. This is an excellent romantic spot with a mix of sophistication. Also, there is warm and gentle twinkling of lights, tables spaced at a respectable distance and air of privacy. With the air of privacy, you would think every other person no longer exist in the world except you, your love and the velvety French country pâté sitting right between you two. Not just that, you could drain away the evening of Valentine drowning in variety of yummies in the special menu of The Brasserie, a five-course dinner with a selection of wines, plus, live music by Hez Miranda. So catch-all the fun and tell all the amazing love stories after St. Vlentine’s day. Oh! I gotcha…the address? It is located at the Mbagathi Ridge, Nairobi or Visit: The Brasserie at Hemingways

6. Kinondo Kwetu


As always, Kinondo has never skimmed off the list of amazing places to take your partner to on Valentine’s day. It offers guests a whole new world of original experiences. It does know how best to make the memories of Valentine’s day indelible. Do you know those feelings that would always make you want to visit the memory lane almost all the time after your Valentine’s day? It’s just about what Kinondo offers. Take it for a fact, it is just an experience you can’t miss. Without any form of exaggeration, Kinondo Kwetu is a unique holiday destination for Valentine celebration, just the right spot to spend that incredible awesome moment with your soul mate. The all-inclusive resort is set on Galu Beach of the Indian Ocean in Diani, and is surrounded with the best attributes of nature. Thus, it brings nature to your very embrace. Give her a call right away and plan your date in Kinondo, a place to refresh, revive your love and prove to your partner how much special she is. You aren’t making call yet? Oh okay! location? Kinondo is located at Diani Beach, Kenya or Visit: Kinondo Kwetu.

7. Langata Botanical Gardens


You would definitely not say no to a refreshing atmosphere as this, who would anyway? Take a break from the hustling and bustling of the city by taking a step to the Langata Botanical Gardens on Valentine’s Day. The awe-inspiring romantic garden with its botanical settings and beautiful layout will surely make you and your lover stand in appreciation. The blast of cold that you would feel is one that is  hugely welcoming. Picture walking around the garden, grasping tightly your sweetheart’s hand and smiling to each other, now, this is one of the stunning experiences you would earn for visiting Langata. Lest I forget, in case you feel hungry, there is a restaurant in the Garden with several “wanna have”on the menu, so you can enjoy a romantic meal with your Val. Don’t mention it, it is Located at Diani Beach, Kenya or visit Langata Botanical Gardens.

8. Sirocco Aqua Bar


Dear friends, a beautiful spot just landed in town! The ‘just arrived’ Sirocco Aqua Bar is another amazing spot to stomp this Valentine. Don’t miss out on all of the goodies it came with. Make that “wow surprise” to your sweetheart this Valentine’s Day by stepping into the Heron Portico Hotel, Milimani Road, Nairobi with her where Sirocco Aqua Bar is situated. Why this new restaurant? Because it does come with whole lots of interesting things for Valentine celebration and it offers a cosy, friendly setting for couples to enjoy a romantic meal. Valentine’s Day is filled with many activities at Sirocco Bar, you can “Tango to Thai” with your loved one by dancing Salsa and experience a live Thai cooking. Treat your sweetheart to only the best and surprise her with a divine meal. You can also visit: Sirocco Aqua Bar at The Heron Portico Hotel.

9. Medina Palms


The entire atmosphere of Medina Palms exudes romance making it a place to visit this Valentine’s Day. Indulge in a classic treat and special offers on accommodation and friendly dining options in this spot. It is located at Medina Palms in Watamu and set on the white sandy beach beside the Indian Ocean. Medina Palms gives just the perfect atmosphere for couples looking for a romantic breakout this Valentine’s Day. You can bask out your day under the sun by the poolside, cuddle up to your sweetheart at night, enjoy exceptional ocean views while wining and dining with your loved one. It is located at Turtle Bay Road, Watamu or Visit: Medina Palms. 

10. Tamarind Dhow


Here is another perfect place to take your Val to. It is nothing short of an eclectic and awesome spot. Its mix of activities is so different from the common concept of other spots. There is nothing as a wrong turn event with this spot on Valentine’s Day. Remember that fun and creative dates can lead to a good turn of events in your relationship. It offers romantic dinners with the floating restaurant as its dining venue. It is regarded a place of refuge for romantic couples to celebrate Valentine’s Day. So if you are seeking for a memorable Valentine’s Day, stroll to Tamarind Dhow to grab a romantic private dinner with your soul mate where you can enjoy the extremely attractive views of the coast and an elegant and smooth air that rules the night. And did I mention anything about nature being brought to your very embrace while in this spot? It is located at Nyali, Cement Rd, Mombasa or visit: Tamarind Dhow

Fadamana U
Fadamana U
Fadamana has built up professional writing and editing experience over the years in report and technical articles, informational and creative content across various topic specialties. Outside work, I like to binge on new movies.


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