Unique Valentine’s Day Experiences

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Happy Valentine’s Day!

Got plans to celebrate with your partner, friends or loved ones? Want to try something new?

Here are some unique last-minute ideas that you could consider.

Did you know that you can tap and pay anywhere with Zilch?

You could choose the way you pay for any of these experiences. You can tap and pay in full and get 2% cashback in Zilch Rewards, which you can use to discount your next shop.

You can also tap and pay in 4 over 6 weeks with 0% APR. Simply select “Pay in 4” as your payment method within the Zilch app or website, enable your Zilch card, then pay contactless at the venue.

Check out our recommendations below.

Afternoon Tea at Theatre Royal Drury Lane

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Fancy a Valentine’s-themed afternoon tea at Theatre Royal Drury Lane?

A typical Valentine’s Day celebration usually involves dinner for 2, but this is anything but typical.

Sip your tea while surrounded by dazzling chandeliers, ornate ceilings, beautiful furnishings and fine art.

Have an unforgettable experience with this lovely Valentine’s themed afternoon tea featuring decadent cakes, scones and pastries from famed patisserie, Lily Vanilli.

This offer is valid until the 15th of February and late night servings are available as well, so you can have “afternoon tea” after work today or tomorrow!

“Once Upon a Time” Six-Course Menu at Six by Nico

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Taste six unique courses at Six by Nico.

Six by Nico has a six-course menu that changes every six weeks, each with a different theme.

This time around, the theme is inspired by timeless tales, with dishes inspired by childhood classics like Beauty and the Beast, Oliver Twist, Matilda, Paddington Bear and more.

Each course is beautifully presented and comes in vegetarian or non-vegetarian options.

Rooftop Sauna at Netil360

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A rooftop sauna experience awaits at Netil360.

If you want to give the gift of relaxation to your other half or enjoy an extraordinary sauna experience with your friends, this one is worth a try.

Sitting elevated high above the street with iconic views of the City to the left and Canary Wharf to the left are four private Finnish saunas, each with their own hot rainfall shower, cold waterfall and open-air cool down seating area.

After your session, you could also enjoy classic Italian pizzas by the rooftop in Venerdi restaurant, also in the same building.

Orchid Festival at Kew Gardens

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Discover Costa Rica’s most colourful flowers at the Kew Gardens Orchid Festival.

If you’re used to giving or receiving flowers during Valentine’s Day, why not try to experience a colourful flower display this time around?

Get ready to celebrate the richness of Costa Rica and be transported to the tropics in this year’s Kew Gardens Orchid Festival.

Expect to walk through a glasshouse pond filled with vivid orange and yellow flowers that look like the rising sun.

You’ll also get to see Costa Rica’s national flower, Gurianthe skinneri in its vibrant pink splendour.

There you have it. Four unique Valentine’s Day experiences that you can enjoy with the special people in your life.

By the way, it’s recommended that you book tickets online for the Rooftop Sauna at Netil360 and Orchid Festival at Kew Gardens to guarantee your slot.

You could use Zilch Anywhere if you want to pay only 25% upfront with a one-off transactional fee upfront then pay the rest in 3 instalments over 6 weeks*.

Have a lovely Valentine’s Day!

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