How to Spend Valentine's Day in the Spa City
Celebrate Valentine's Day with your special someone in Saratoga Springs! There is nothing more romantic than this charming Victorian City.
Whether you're planning a weekend getaway for the holiday or just looking to surprise your sweetie with a fun day together, this itinerary can help give you an idea for creating the perfect Valentine's Day in Saratoga. From locals to out-of-towners, there are plenty of options for everyone.
Take a Scenic Drive
Check out the gorgeous and historic Victorian homes in the city of Saratoga Springs.
Must See Streets
- North Broadway
- Lake Avenue (between Broadway and East Avenue)
- Circular Street (Batcheller Mansion Inn)
- Union Avenue (home of the Saratoga Race Course)
- East Avenue (between Union Avenue and Lake Avenue)
- Nelson Avenue (between Union Avenue and Lake Avenue)
- 5th Avenue
- Madison Avenue
- Caroline Street (particularly between Regent Street and East Avenue)
Relax at the Spa
There is no better way to wind down after an eventful day than a mineral bath at a spa in Saratoga. Men and women alike love enjoying the rich mineral waters of Saratoga Springs. After all, that is one reason the Spa City is so famous! Step into a mineral- and oil-infused tub to soak away the stresses of everyday life. You will come out feeling relaxed and rejuvenated!
Take a Romantic Stroll
Take time to slow down and enjoy each other on a stroll through Congress Park
. The park is brimming with beauty in all seasons and makes the perfect backdrop for a couples photo if you ask a passerby to snap a picture of the two of you.
You could also pop into an art gallery on Broadway or Beekman Street
, head to Creative Sparks
to make some pottery, or check out an exhibit at one of the countless Saratoga museums
- you decide!
Enjoy a Candlelit Meal for Two
Romantic Night In
Rekindle your romance at a sophisticated Saratoga hotel
or lovely bed and breakfast
. A lot of hotels offer special romance packages this time of year with amenities like flowers, chocolates, champagne, and even coupons for a massage or spa treatment.
Make this getaway the most special yet, and treat your loved one with an entire day of romance and surprises in Saratoga Springs! View lodging packages here
or browse our Saratoga lodging
section for more options.
Do Something Outdoors
Cross-country skiing or snowshoeing can be beautiful in the Saratoga Spa State Park
on a nice winter day. Or if you are feeling more active, take the day and head to one of the downhill skiing mountains
around the Saratoga area.
For more ideas, check out the Saratoga Winter Guide
which offers many suggestions for things to do and places to go!
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