Make sure that your Valentine’s Day is a spectacular success by organising a dream retreat to Paarl to put some passion back into your life.  Spoil your loved one with a laidback escape to this historic town, a mere hour’s drive from Cape Town and enjoy special treats ranging from skydiving excursions, special wine pairings to spa treatments, picnics and unique dining experiences.

FABER restaurant

Sipping on a complimentary glass of Armilla Blanc de Noir and catching the sun set over the Paarl Rock, is the perfect start to a romantic Valentine’s dinner. A farm-to-fork 6 course tasting menu will be served, allowing guests to become fully emerged in the culinary delights set in front of them, while observing the hustle and bustle of the kitchen through the open pass. On the menu for the evening, aphrodisiacs such as mushrooms, oyster and chocolate can be expected. The tasting menu is also available paired with our estate wines, to ensure that special someone is spoilt with a winelands Valentine’s Day to remember.

Skydive Two Oceans

Skydive Two Oceans offers adventurous itineraries for a fun couple’s day out for Valentine’s celebrations.

Option 1: Tandem Skydive at Skydive Two Oceans l 2 hour Kayak trip from Three Anchor Bay

Cost R3000 per person sharing l Minimum of 2 people l Transport Available on Request (not incl)

Option 2: Tandem Skydive at Skydive Two Oceans l Choice of 2 tastings at Spice Route l

Lunch option of any burger & 500ml beer or glass of wine at Barley & Biltong OR choice of any pizza & 500ml beer or glass of wine at La Grapperia.

Cost R2850 per person sharing l Minimum of 2 people l Transport available on request (not incl)

Available from 1st to 14th Feb and voucher must be used within 3 months. T&C’s Apply

Mellasat Vineyards Valentine’s Day Romantic Picnic for Two

Valentine’s Day is on Friday 14th February and, for one day only, we’ll have a romantic picnic for two available. Bring your loved one or a friend and enjoy the tranquillity and beautiful scenery while enjoying your picnic. The picnic for two is R249 for the basket and on the menu is Bacon and Manchego Croquettes, Vegetable Spanakopita, Cheese and relishes with crackers, our homemade chicken pâté, chocolate brownies and a bottle of our Dekker’s Valley Rosé. Book now to avoid disappointment. This is for the young and the old, as one is never too old to be romantic! For more information contact our tasting room at +27 (0) 21 862 4525 or email tastingroom@mellasat.com.

Mellantine’s Bistro Valentine’s weekend

Our Mellantine’s bistro is on the weekend of the 15th and 16th February 2020. Since it is the weekend after Valentine’s Day, it is going to be a romantic affair. The bistro menu is available from 11:00 – 16:00 on Saturday and from 11:00 – 14:30 on Sunday. The menu includes delectable starters for two and new mains. Some dishes include our popular Crispy Croquettes, Vegetable Spanakopita, our new Harvest Burger, Miso Salmon Cakes and more. New on our dessert menu is Passion fruit mousse and Berry delight. A kiddies menu is also available. Booking is essential for this popular event. Contact us on +27 (0) 21 862 4525 or email tastingroom@mellasat.com.

The Valley Restaurant

Val de vie MCC on arrival l Three course set menu l Cost R730 per person l From 18:00

The Polo Club Restaurant

Val de vie MCC on arrival l Six course set menu l R795 per person l From 18:00

Reuben’s and Co Café

Val de vie MCC on arrival l Three course set menu l R500 per person l From 18:00

Cascade Country Manor

Cascade Country Manor has the most romantic Riverside Treatment in our secret Spa available for couples to enjoy and as an ideal gift for Valentines! Enjoy a 60 min full body massage at our exclusive Spa Boma alongside our tranquil river followed by a picnic with a special bottle of Avondale Camissa Rose. Cost R2500 per couple, duration of experience (2 Hours)

Pearl Mountain Wines (Blacksmith’s Kitchen)

Valentine’s Day Menu “Couples that eat together…”

Starter – Activated Charcoal Focaccia with tomato-basil compote and dots of feta l Duo of Carpaccio: Beef and Beetroot Carpaccio with rocket, parmesan, fried capers, spekboom, smoked tahini sauce

Main Course – Meadows and Seas

Meadows: Grilled Sirloin (400g) with sautéed mushrooms and red wine syrup, posh fries – served with parmesan and chives l Garden salad

Seas: Grilled Prawns (6) with prawn butter sauce


To Sweeten the Deal in a cone Salted caramel ice cream with Pomegranate, cherries and honeycomb

Cost: Full Menu Price per Couple R745

Wine Pairing:

MCC; Genevieve Blanc de Blancs 2014 with Foccacia

Stubborn Man Rosé with Carpaccio

Pearl Mountain Wagon Trail Shiraz 2016 with Mains

Pearl Mountain Late Harvest 2018 with Dessert

Cost: R1295 per couple including full menu, wine pairing and 10% service charge.

Perdeberg Wines (Eat@Perdeberg)

To spread the love for Valentine’s Day this year, we are dedicating the entire month of February to giving our guests a chance to celebrate with their loved ones.

The first promotion includes a 2 for 1 offer on all our sweet treat wine pairings, which currently consist of an artisanal chocolate and wine pairing and a handcrafted marshmallow and wine pairing.

Additionally, a 15% will be awarded on The Vineyard Collection Cinsault Rosé as well as The Dry Land Collection Pioneer Pinot Noir Rosé on all purchases of 12 bottles or more. Available from the Tasting Room or Online. On Valentine’s Day, the restaurant will be serving a special offer of two pizzas and a bottle of Perdeberg Sparkling Rosé for R320 per couple. This includes a Salmon, Chevin goat’s cheese and caper pizza and a Biltong and Blue cheese pizza.

Boschenmeer Golf Estate

Run the Greens is back with a bang! Join us on the 14th of February on the spectacular Boschenmeer Golf Estate for a 5km or 9km run through the estate and the golf course.

After your run you can enjoy a free glass of wine or coffee. Pizza and a desert platter (3 deserts – brownie, 2 x chocolate strawberries, peppermint crisp tart) that can be shared to make your Valentines evening a memorable one. Wine, Pizzas, Craft Beer, Live Music!!


5km or 9km Run – 1 Run entry plus free glass of wine or coffee – R100

5km or 9km Run – 1 run entry plus free glass of wine or coffee, pizza and desert platter – R280

5km or 9km Run Partner Special – 2 Run Tickets, 2 glasses of wine, 1 pizza and desert platter to share – R380.


Rhebokskloof Wine Estate

Valentine’s Day Fairylight Picnic

Cost R850 per couple

Bottle of Vineyard Selection wine / Bottle of grape juice (non-alcoholic option)

Freshly baked ciabatta with atchar butter.

Huguenot cheese, onion marmalade and homemade chutney, beetroot hummus.

Beef tagliata, gruyere shavings, wild rocket and truffle mayo / Pesto tofu, gruyere shavings and truffle mayo (vegetarian option).

Roast chicken breast, burnt orange and origanum, roast garlic aioli / Roast Mediterranean vegetable and spicy quinoa salad (vegetarian option).

Baby potato and spring onion salad, chive crème fraiche.

Asparagus, baby spinach and salmon salad, lemon and herb dressing.

Broccolini, toasted almonds and crisp onion salad.

Chocolate tart, whipped cream and fresh strawberries.

A special Valentine’s picnic will be available the whole Valentine’s weekend.

Bookings are essential: marisa@rhebokskloof.co.za

Rhebokskloof Valentine’s 4-course dinner with a twist

Cost R795 per person with wine pairing
Cost R595 per person without wine pairing
First course
Freshly baked farm breads, beetroot hummus and beef drippings
Second course
Fish dish; prepared with lemon and butter, avocado, confit tomato salsa and straw potatoes.
Watermelon, vodka and mint sorbet
Third course

Beef wellington, honey glazed garden veggies /
Roast veg and goats cheese wellington (vegetarian option)
Fourth course
Homemade marshmallows, nougat, strawberries and Turkish delight to be dipped and shared in oozy chocolate deliciousness.
Take home gift
Contact marisa@rhebokskloof.co.za to book.

Boland Travel Paarl

Treat yourself and your partner to a fabulous Valentine’s escape! February is the month of love, and there is nothing more romantic than spending a few nights with your partner surrounded by the natural beauty of the Drakensberg mountains. Rates start from just R1 445 pp per night inclusive of all meals.

Unlimited green fees l Complimentary horse ride l R100 discount on quad bike rides

30% off a 1-hour full body hot stone or aromatherapy massage on site l Glass of complimentary sparkling wine to get your weekend started.

T’s & C’s apply. Contact us for more information at info@bolandtravel.net l www.bolandtravel.co.za

La Bella Vita Studios

Valentine’s day just so happens to fall on a weekend in 2020. Enjoy 2 romantic nights in ultimate luxury. La Bella Vita Studios is located in Simondium just outside Paarl and a mere stone throw away from the historic towns of Stellenbosch & Franschhoek, making it the perfect hub to explore the Cape Winelands from. Each of the studios has the romantic escape staples. Large balconies and bay windows to watch the sunset while you cheers on light, love and friendship. Whether you choose to explore the surrounding area, laze by the pool or enjoy the Simonberg Mountain View from your studio, your stay is bound to be a memorable one.

R4 000 Valentines offer include:

  • 2 nights in any studio for two people
  • A picnic basket with bubble and snacks
  • Pamper goods (Bath bomb, face mask, body scrub and more)

For bookings please email stay@labellavitastudios.co.za and reference VALENTINE’S OFFERING in your email. Available for bookings from 10-23 February 2020.

Bon Louis Family Bistro

Valentines’ Eve under the stars with Sven Blumer

(Five course dinner & wine pairing)

Amuse Bouche: Beetroot gravlax, coriander pesto, cranberry aioli with fruited rye melba toast

Wine: 2017 Dieu Donné Méthode Cap Classique

Starter: Salmon terrine, smoked cauliflower puree, pickled red onions with fennel & citrus jelly

Wine: Kuypers Kraal Sauvignon Blanc

Palate cleanser: Gooseberry & chenin sorbet

Wine: Oude Denneboom Chenin Blanc

Mains: Sweet soya cured fillet medallions, vanilla beans pomme puree, blush tomato and pak choi dressed with plum sauce

Wine: Paarl Families Merlot / Cabernet Sauvignon


Catch of the day served with a warm goat’s cheese and toasted beetroot salad with dukkha and watercress dressing, garnish with tempura vegetables

Wine: Ingrid’s Blush Rosé

Dessert: Ending off with a poached pear in brandy snap basket drizzled with butterscotch sauce and vanilla ice cream

Wine: Vendôme Chardonnay

Cost R395 per person l Contact +27 (0) 21 879 1901 or info@bonlouis.co.za.

Roses Artisanal Confectionary

“Be My Sweet” Promotion

At Roses we are celebrating February with a “Be my Sweet” promotion of 20% discount on all our Turkish Delight products. Visit our Roses Artisan Shop in Berg River Boulevard, Paarl or shop online www.rosesartisan.com. Promotion starts on 1 February and ends on 29 February 2020.

Copper Club Eatery Paarl

The Copper Club Eatery in Paarl is currently setting the hype and is the place to be.

Join them on Wednesdays and Sundays for half priced Cocktails. Some favourites to choose from includes the Strawberry Daiquiri, Granadilla Collins & Coronarita to name a few.

They look forward to welcoming you to the Copper Club family and to come and enjoy the incredible selection of craft beers, cocktails, homemade burgers and great pizzas. It’s the place to catch up with friends and family and your go-to when celebrating something special. Bookings advised. Phone +27 (0) 21 863 3500 to make a reservation.

Cattle Baron Paarl

Spoil your loved one at Cattle Baron Paarl on Friday, 14 February.

Visit Cattle Baron for a romantic lunch or dinner with the finest selection of Steaks and top-class wines. Choose any of the steaks listed under the “Steaks that made us famous” or “House Specialities” on the menu and receive a complimentary glass of D’Aria Merlot or Sauvignon Blanc or Blush.


Under Oaks

Gelato and Wine pairing for R150 a couple from 14 – 16 February at Under Oaks tasting room from 11:00 – 16:00.

Landskroon Wines

Enjoy Valentine’s Day by tasting delicious food and exquisite wines, and take some of the Landskroon magic home with you. Treat your loved ones to a Paul’s Food & Wine Pairing at R160 per person OR Heritage Food and Wine Pairing at R95 per person and we’ll gift you with a free bottle of Landskroon’s award-winning Blanc de Noir.

Special offer valid from 14 – 15 February. Bookings are essential.

Boland Cellar

10 Feb 2020 to 14 Feb 2020

Happy Vallen- Wines Day!

Running from 10 Feb 2020 to 14 Feb 2020

Spend R300 or more at our tasting room and stand a chance to win a Boland Cellar wine voucher worth R500, as well as a R500 Cattle Baron voucher!

021 872 1747 / 021 872 1766

Valentines Weekend at Toeka Stoor

Kom bederf jou liefie, van Toeka tot nou! Geniet ‘n heerlike sjampanje ontbyt of een van ons valentine’s middag etes.

Sjampanje ontbyt – R230 per paartjie
Liefie se Plaas Ontbyt OF ontbyt Croissant met spek, roereier & roomkaas l Waffle met roomys
Bottel vonkelwyn
Valentines middag ete – R270 per paartjie
My Darling Burger OF Coronation chicken wrap en slaai l Waffle met roomys l Bottel wyn (wit of rooi)
Vir meer inligting of om te bespreek kontak ons op +27 (0) 76 914 5714.