San Valentine’s Day in Barcelona

Updated Jan 07 2024

Whether you live in Barcelona or if your trip to the city, be it by chance or due to a scheduled romantic getaway, coincides with Valentine’s Day, the content of this article will help you to pick the romantic plan that interests you most from among the many plans we suggest.

Before we continue, and even if only as an anecdote, we would like to mention that in Barcelona and the rest of Catalonia, the 14th of February, internationally known as Valentine’s Day, also shares the limelight on the subject of love, with Saint George’s Day, known as Sant Jordi, on 23rd April.

Temporary exhibitions of interest in Barcelona

“Sorolla, A New Dimension” immersive exhibition

Sorolla A New Dimension Immersive exhibition Barcelona


Incredible exhibition that allows you to immerse yourself in the work of Joaquín Sorolla, the Valencian painter considered the great dominator of light

360º projections, virtual reality and digital art

Centre d’Arts Amatller (Arts Center)

Tutankamun the Immersive Experience

Tutankhamun the Immersive Experience


Immersive exhibition on the great Pharaoh

IDEAL Centre d’Arts Digitals

World of Banksy exhibition

The World of Banksy


Exhibition on the artist Banksy

Espai Trafalgar Barcelona

After this small note, which we also use to encourage you to visit Barcelona during Sant Jordi, let’s get down to business and encourage you to take a look at all our romantic proposals.

Romantic plans and proposals for Valentine’s Day in Barcelona 2024

At irBarcelona we have also thought of everyone who has the chance to take advantage of the whole Valentine’s Day or part of it to do something romantic with your partner in the city. To do this, we have selected a number of daytime plans and proposals for you to celebrate a perfect Valentine’s Day and to spend a beautiful, romantic day with the person you love.

As you can see, some plans are romantic in their own right, while others are more generic proposals that, because you are simply doing them with the person you love, makes it something special.

cabin Aeri del Port from ground

Aeri del Port Cable Car


Wonderful views of the port and the coast of Barcelona

Complete the romantic plan with a walk through the Mossèn Costa i Llobera gardens

sitting on Bunkers del Carmel

Búnkers del Carmel

To enjoy stunning views of Barcelona

Golondrinas boat

Las Golondrinas boats


Enjoy a romantic boat trip along the coast of Barcelona

Sant Felip Neri fountain

Walk through the Gothic Quarter

Romantic scenery for a couple’s walk

Dinner and opera Balmesina Palace

Visit, dinner and opera at the Balmesina Palace


Romantic evening with welcome glass of cava, guided tour, dinner and mini opera concert

inside Aquarium Barcelona

Barcelona Aquàrium


Visiting the Barcelona aquarium during Valentine’s Day

Santa Maria del Mar views

Basilica of Santa Maria del Mar

Magnificent views of Barcelona from the top of the basilica

The Stargazer Port Vell Barcelona

Barcelona’s seafront promenade

Romantic walk along the Port Vell and the rest of the Paseo Marítimo in Barcelona

Valentine’s Day experiences in Barcelona

If you don’t know what to give your partner for Valentine’s Day or if, as well as getting some of the typical gifts, you want to surprise her with a special something, an excellent option is to give an experience that allows you both to enjoy one of the many charms of our wonderful city or the rest of the province.

Sunset Sailing BCN

Sunset & Sailing experience


A magnificent sunset from a yacht

A romantic plan to enjoy as a couple (includes cava, drinks and an aperitif)

Barcelona Turisme

Helicopter ride over Barcelona

Helicopter ride over Barcelona


Bird’s-eye views of Barcelona

Barcelona Turisme

Balloon ride around Montserrat

Balloon ride around Montserrat


75-minute balloon flight over Montserrat and its surroundings

Includes photography and welcome pack

Barcelona Turisme

Bodega Miquel Jané

Bodega Miquel Jané


Option A: Winery tour + tasting class

Option B: Winery tour + barbecue menu

Barcelona Turisme

Romantic plans and proposals for Valentine’s evening in Barcelona 2024

Surely, the high point of Valentine’s Day is not the day, but the evening. That’s why we offer you the best restaurants to have a romantic evening on 14th February.

For those of you who want to put the finishing touch to the evening, romantically speaking, there’s nothing better than booking a night in one of the romantic and charming hotels in Barcelona, which you will find a few lines below.

12 restaurants for a romantic dinner in Barcelona

When dining at a restaurant on Valentine’s Day, it is almost essential to book a table in advance. Or at least it is, if you want to go to a restaurant on such an important date. For this reason, we have added the telephone and email numbers of the 12 restaurants we think are perfect for celebrating Valentine’s Day. The cuisine on offer varies depending on the restaurant, as well as the possibility or obligation to choose a special Valentine’s Day menu.

Torre d’Alta Mar

Intimate | formal | views

Haute cuisine (Mediterranean)

pg. Joan de Borbó, 88

to be confirmed

Restaurant Mirabé

Intimate | views

Mediterranean cuisine

c/ (street) de Manuel Arnús, 2

to be confirmed

Restaurant Rossini

Intimate | formal

Italian cuisine

plaça (square) Reial, 13

to be confirmed

Restaurant Con Gracia


Catalan cuisine (avant-garde)

c/ (street) Martínez de la Rosa, 8

to be confirmed

August GastroBar


Traditional – avant-garde dishes

c/ Parlament, 54

to be confirmed

Antigua Restaurant


Mediterranean cuisine

c/ (street) de Marià Cubí, 59

to be confirmed

Hofmann Restaurant

Intimate | formal

Haute cuisine (Fusion)

c/ (street) de la Granada Penedés, 14

to be confirmed

TunaTeca Balfegó

Intimate | with charm

Red tuna

av. Diagonal 439

to be confirmed

Restaurant Bivio

Intimate | next to the port

Mediterranean cuisine – shellfish

pg de Joan de Borbó, 60

to be confirmed

Volta al Món

Intimate | with charm

International cuisine

c/ (street) Muntaner, 51

to be confirmed

Pla de la Garsa

Intimate | with charm

Catalan market cuisine

c/ (street) dels Assaonadors, 13

to be confirmed

Restaurant La Palmera

Intimate | old grocery store

Mediterranean and French cuisine

c/ (street) de Enrique Granados, 57

to be confirmed

6 romantic hotels to celebrate Valentine’s Day in Barcelona

If you live in Barcelona and want to put a finishing touch to the evening of the 14th of February, an excellent option is to book a night in one of the most romantic hotels in the city. The vast majority of these hotels, not to say almost all of them, have their own high standard restaurant, so, if you want to spend the night in one of these hotels, a good option may be to dine in the hotel’s own restaurant.

On the other hand, if you don’t live in Barcelona and want to plan your trip to the city to make it coincide with Valentine’s Day, we recommend you book your stay in one of these romantic hotels. As well as the list of ideal hotels for Valentine’s Day, we have included a search engine that will show you the best hotels and tourist apartments in Barcelona.

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