Another year, another Valentine’s Day. Many things can change over the course of one year: perhaps you have found true love or tied the knot in the meantime. Whether your love story is happy, sad or complicated, it adds more colour to your life.
With the day of love calling again, many hotels and restaurants in Jakarta are preparing special Valentine’s Day dinners and packages to make the night an unforgettable one. Here is a list of places where you can celebrate the magic of love.
The Dharmawangsa offers excellent options to celebrate Valentine’s Day, from a buffet style dinner at Jakarta Restaurant with live piano and saxophone performances while enjoying the menu highlights: Norwegian smoked salmon, bultarra organic salbush lamb, organic beef rib eye, giant lobster thermidor and cherry jubilee at IDR 595,000++ per person, including a glass of sparkling wine and a stalk of rose for the lady. Guests can also choose an intimate fine dinner at Pool Garden - but you must hurry, as there are only three tables available - with a private butler and private chef starting from IDR 5,988,000++ per couple including a bottle of Nicolas Feuillate champagne, wine pairing, hand bouquet and an exceptional treasury box giveaway. Another unique culinary journey will lead you to the pool garden for a cocktail and amuse bouche, before strolling over to Sriwijaya for a decadent 4-course dinner accompanied by the sweet sounds of a live violin performance, priced at IDR 3,888,000++ per person including a glass of Nicolas Feuillatte champagne per person, a stalk of rose and an exclusive treasury box giveaway.
For more information,
please call +62-21 725 8181
or visit www.the-dharmawangsa.com
From 12 to 14 February, in honour of Valentine’s week, Raffles Jakarta invites Executive Chef of London’s City Social restaurant, Chef Paul Walsh, to indulge all guests with his Michelin Star cuisine. Chef Paul will prepare a sumptuous five-course dinner set menu including wine pairing for guests who want to dine exclusively at Arts Cafe by Raffles restaurant, priced at IDR 1,395,000 ++ per person. For IDR 7,500,000++, guests can enjoy the ultimate Valentine experience during a one-night stay in the Artist Suite, a 90-minute aromatic couples romance massage as well as the Chef Paul’s five-course dinner set menu including wine pairing and his breakfast at Arts Cafe.
For more information, please call 021 2988 0888 or visit www.raffles.com/jakarta
Grand Hyatt Jakarta
This Valentine, Grand Hyatt Jakarta will help you to share the love with dinner under the stars by the pool with a five-course set menu at Seafood Terrace priced at IDR 2,000,000++ per couple. Guests can also head to the hotel’s C’s Steak and Seafood Restaurant for a romantic dinner and taste a six-course set menu by Chef de Cuisine, priced at IDR 2,500,000++ per person. The magic of love will also be present at Burgundy, where singles can join a party hosted by Singleton Single-Malt Scotch Whiskey. FDJ Wachitarica is all set to play the hottest hits and remixes. The Singleton -Single Malt Scotch Whiskey costs IDR 3,500,000 per bottle and IDR 100,000 by shot. Last but not least, love birds can indulge in the romantic high tea buffet with a selection of desserts at Fountain Lounge from 6 to 10 PM for IDR 208,000++ per person or pay five for six persons if you want to bring your friends.
For more information, please call 021 2992 1234 ext. 3521 (Seafood Terrace), ext. 3400 (C’s Steak and Seafood), ext. 3450 (Burgundy), ext. 3310 (Fountain Lounge) or visit www.jakarta.grand.hyatt.com
Four Points by Sheraton Jakarta, Thamrin
Under the theme “Week of Love”, FourPoints by Sheraton Jakarta, Thamrin invites guests to feel the love with a romantic dinner at The Eatery restaurant on Valentine’s Day. The Blast of Love Valentine’s Dinner costs IDR 510,000 nett per couple and includes a four main course selection as well as an appetizer and dessert buffet. For IDR 750,000 nett per couple, the dinner also includes wine. Couples who join the Instagram photo contest on 12 and 13 February have a chance to win this romantic dinner for free. FourPoints also offers a special Weekend Escape Rate for two at IDR 800,000 ++ between 16 and 18 February. Furthermore, guests who stay at FourPoints from 12 to 18 February with BAR/Daily Rate get a chance to win the lucky draw for a free stay in the Deluxe Room, including breakfast and two vouchers for Thursday BBQ Night.
For more information, please call 021 390 2226 or visit www.fourpointsjakartathamrin.com
Gran Melia Hotel Jakarta
For an unforgettable romantic experience, head to Gran Melia’s Cafe Gran Via to savour the specially curated buffet menu by Executive Chef Ingo Oldenburg, showcasing extravagant selections of seafood, such as lobster, blue crab, Alaskan crab, black and green lip mussels and oysters house smoked salmon with sturia caviar as well as salmon en croute, beef filet Wellington and roasted lamb rack, priced at IDR 355,000++ per person. The hotel’s Japanese restaurant exclusively provides a romantic and dreamy dinner for ten couples, serving zensai sanshu, chicken and kinoko foilyaki soup, Australian wagyu and ebi, lobster and gindara, accompanied by a selection of house wine for only IDR 788,000++ per person.
For more information,
please call +62-21 526 8080 ext. 2322
or visit www.granmeliajakarta.com
Sari Pan Pacific Jakarta
To celebrate the most romantic day of the year, Sari Pan Pacific Jakarta’s culinary team will pamper its guests with culinary treats at its Restoran Fiesta and Keyaki Japanese Restaurant. Restoran Fiesta serves its signature dishes buffet-style, including a special canape of salmon roll with Tobiko sour cream and grilled prawn cajun spicy, priced at IDR 590,000++ per couple, including a glass of mocktail and a lovely rose cupcake as special gift. Meanwhile, Keyaki Japanese Restaurant offers a set menu that includes roasted chicken salad with onion dressing, crab meat chawan mushi soup, lobster tempura, cod fish/beef on an iron pan and chocolate banana candy, priced at IDR 880,000++ per couple including two glasses of mocktail and a rose cupcake.
For more information, please call 021 2993 2882 or visit www.panpacific.com