Seven perfect ways to celebrate Valentine's Day in Staffordshire
A romantic night at a stately home, a date while feeding animals or a three-course meal at a masquerade ball.
These are just some the ways you could be spending your Valentine’s Day in Staffordshire.
Valentine’s Dine & Stay Experience, Weston Park.
Valentine’s Day offers a rare opportunity to stay overnight in the historic stately home at Weston Park for the Valentine's Dine & Stay Experience.
Guests are welcomed with tea and cake on arrival before checking-into a sumptuous bedroom. After that is a champagne reception is followed by six-course tasting menu served in the historic dining room.
The next day you can enjoy a lazy breakfast and take time to explore the Capability Brown pleasure grounds and parkland. It is available on two dates in February, Friday 12th or Saturday 13th.
Valentine's Masquerade Ball
Three Horsehoes Country Inn Hotel & Spa
On Saturday 13th February the Three Horseshoes Country Inn Hotel hosts a Valentine's Masquerade Ball.
Don your glad rags for an elegant black tie event which has all the ingredients for a romantic valentine affair.
Enjoy a Brut rose reception and a three-course dinner accompanied by live music and followed by a disco. Be sure not to forget your mask!
Valentine's Afternoon Tea
World of Wedgwood
Enjoy a sumptuous afternoon tea in Staffordshire's Tea Room of the Year at World of Wedgwood.
Available throughout the Valentine's Weekend, you'll be greeted with a champagne and strawberry cocktail, before sampling dainty sandwiches, pastries and fancies.
Wash them down with a choice of five specially selected Valentine's teas, including the sweet, fruity Darjeeling First Flush and the smooth, fragrant Rose Congu!
Romantic Retreat Spa Days
The Alton Towers Spa
Spend three hours in the aqua relaxation rooms at Alton Towers Spa and enjoy a 25 minute French rose back massage together.
This special romantic retreat spa day package costs £75 per couple, and is available throughout February. For a more indulgent experience why not upgrade to a full body massage with a glass of prosecco each for £129 per couple.
Romance under the Stars
Moddershall Oaks Country Spa Retreat
Throughout February Moddershall Oaks Country Spa Retreat is offering a special Romance under the Stars evening spa package for two people.
You’ll be treated to a glass of prosecco and slice of home-made cake upon arrival from 6pm. Then you can make full use of the spa facilities until 10pm.
The package includes a relaxing massage for each guest.
Date with a difference
Trentham Monkey Forest
Have an unforgettable Valentine's Day in the company of the macaques at the Trentham Monkey Forest.
Why not try the unique VIP Breakfast with the Monkeys experience, preparing the food and feeding them with the help of the expert handlers?
Or see how the babies have grown over the winter and meet some beautiful owls at the park's Lovebirds re-opening weekend.
2 for 1 Gardens admission
Trentham Estate Gardens
What could be more romantic than strolling hand-in-hand with your loved one through the beautiful gardens and parkland of the Trentham Estate on a crisp winter's day?
They're offering two for one admission on Valentine's Day, so take in some stunning Staffordshire scenery, browse the shopping village, and taste a tantalising treat in one of the enticing eateries!