10 ways to celebrate Valentine’s Day in Montréal

Tourisme Montréal

This article was updated on February 3, 2022.

Love is in the air and Montréal is decked out in its finest finery to celebrate Valentine's Day in style. Go for a romantic stroll, make a skate date with your special someone, feast on delicious meal for two or savour decadent heart-shaped sweets. However you choose to mark the day, Montréal adds a special spark of magic!

1. Feast on one (or more) special Valentine’s Day meals

In the mood for an evening out? Delight à deux in a gourmet meal at one of the city's many romantic restaurantsHearty and delectable treats await! If you prefer a lazy pyjama day, check out our list of take-out/delivery brunch options. After all, breakfast/lunch is the most important meal of the day!

2. Slip away to the château

Pack your overnighter for a relaxing stay at a luxurious Montréal hotel. Choose from the wonderful packages available for the occasion. Some hotels have combined efforts with the city’s renowned restaurants to include a sumptuous dinner. You can also benefit from late check-out and an upgrade to a chic suite.

3. Sweet(heart) treats

Those who have a sweet tooth will find a find the perfect treats at the wide variety of sweet shops in the city. From the best chocolate (some of which can be delivered right to your door), to fine candy and a decadent cup of hot cocoa, you’ll find what you need to indulge in some sweetness with your better half.

4. Love is in the airwaves

Montréal music is for lovers. Choose the perfect soundtrack to your pre-dinner dancing, your romantic dinner or your relaxing evening among our special MTL-made playlists.

5. Skate away with me

Lace up your stakes and glide together at one of the city’s many free ice skating rinks. Find your favourite wintry, romantic setting.

6. Cuddle up in front of the TV

There’s nothing like watching a good movie, complete with popcorn and candy, especially when Montréal stars in it! You’ll find the city featured in action films, dramas and romantic comedies.  

7. Walk hand in hand

Take a romantic stroll and wander through the city’s emblematic streets and places. From the Old Port to the summit of Mount Royal and the Lachine Canal, you’re sure to marvel at something you’ve never noticed before.

8. Heart of gold

For a unique gift, peruse Montréal’s jewellery shops. Something is bound to catch your eye.

9. Pampering for two

Taking care of oneself and of our loved one is a must. On this special day of love, there’s even more reason to treat yourselves to selfcare with these Montréal wellness finds.

10. A bouquet of happiness

Colour your table with a gorgeous bouquet from one of Montréal’s talented florists’. ZEN le pouvoir des fleurs, Fauchoix fleurs, Abaca, Kyoto fleurs and Vertuose, among others, deliver their floral wonders to your door.

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