Rosewood Abu Dhabi goes all out this year for Valentine’s Day celebrations with a selection of eight different extravagant experiences for guests to choose from
If an ultra-indulgent experience is what you’re looking for, then the ‘Valentine Under the Stars’ dinner at Solarium is the way to go. This exclusive setting is created specifically for the night with dinner served as a communal style chef’s table experience for two.
Priced at AED 10,000 per couple, inclusive of unlimited beverages, this intimate experience takes the concept of private dining to a whole new level, with a saxophonist, sommelier, butler and chef dedicated to attending to just the two of you.
Set up on the Solarium terrace, the ‘Valentine Under the Stars’ dinner features a display of seafood on ice, a seacuterie and assorted breads. The chef will then serve a course each of pike perch, crispy dusk salad, sweet soy tuna and Wagyu tenderloin, in addition to a passion fruit sorbet and a platter of sweets. A chest of desserts will also be served to the couple, followed by a gift box of chocolates.
For the sweet-toothed pair, the recently opened garden terrace at Aqua serves a distinct XOXO experience on a first come, first served basis. Served to the first 15 couples to arrive between 8:00 p.m. and 10:00 p.m. for AED 300, the XOXO menu features unlimited sparkling beverages and a dessert showcase inclusive of delicacies like a chocolate fountain, mini berry treats, a chouquette station, fraisier basket, heart-shaped cookies, artisanal chocolate bonbons, cupcakes and lollipops.
Meanwhile, Aqua hosts a Valentine’s Day dinner in the main restaurant from 7:00 p.m. until 11:00 p.m. for AED 300 per person inclusive of a free flow of sparkling beverages. With seafood as the focus, the buffet includes a champagne bar at the entrance, soup and salad stations, a cheese display, live grills, a selection of main courses and a tempting dessert corner.
Glo, the poolside terrace and lounge at Rosewood Abu Dhabi, is popular for its incredible views of the Abu Dhabi cityscape and Arabian Gulf, making it a great venue to enjoy a private dinner.
A five-course set menu awaits those who would like to celebrate the night in an intimate alfresco setting. At AED 600, the dinner kicks off with a crudo bar of oysters, caviar, prawns and burrata, followed by seared cod and beef tenderloin for mains served from 7:00 p.m. onwards, this intimate dinner also includes a sharing dessert, petit fours and unlimited sparkling beverages.
Offering an interesting twist on celebrations, Glo will also host a Night Swim from 7:00 p.m. until midnight for AED 150, which includes access to the pool and a serving of desserts.
The much-loved wine bar La Cava will host a sumptuous dinner on February 14 be from 7:00 p.m. onwards, which features a dedicated seafood and oyster bar, chocolate display, selection of cheese and cold cuts and live poke station.
Guests will be serenaded by a violinist throughout the ‘Rose and Red’ dinner, priced at AED 1,000 per couple, inclusive of champagne and an extensive selection of red and white wines.
Popular Lebanese restaurant Sambusek joins the celebrations with a sharing-style menu of hot and cold mezze, mixed grills and a dessert platter for AED 560 per couple. Offering one of the best views of the Abu Dhabi skyline, the terrace here is a coveted destination to cozy up in the winters.
The signature Sense Spa at Rosewood Abu Dhabi offers a selection of pampering treatment packages throughout February in celebration of Valentine’s Day that includes relaxation time on the tranquil terrace, overlooking the cityscape and lush waters.
Couples looking to spend the day with indulgent, pampering treatments can book a 90-minute fusion massage, which will be followed by a refreshing time out on the private terrace with light snacks and a glass of bubbly – all for the special price of AED 1,600.
Valentine’s Day is all about treating your partner to some of the finest experiences. Making the perfect gift is the 90-minute Signature Sense Massage, followed by high tea in the snug setting of the spa’s terrace. This special spa deal is priced at AED 800 and guarantees a truly tranquil escape.
For bookings, please contact [email protected] or call +971 (0)2 813 5520.
About Rosewood Abu Dhabi
A luxury five-star hotel featuring 189 spacious rooms and suites and 131 serviced residences, all with access to world-class services. The 34-storey landmark hotel is a dramatic modern structure inspired from the glistening Arabian Gulf and the vast desert that surrounds. It is strategically located on Al Maryah Island in the heart of Abu Dhabi’s new Central Business District (CBD) and features direct climate-controlled links to Abu Dhabi Global Market offices, Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi and The Galleria luxury shopping mall on the island. Rosewood Abu Dhabi embraces Rosewood’s A Sense of Place® philosophy, reflecting the history, architecture, scale and sensibilities of Abu Dhabi. The hotel offers premium accommodations, eight distinctive restaurants and lounges, Manor Club; the exclusive executive lounge, Sense, A Rosewood Spa® and fully equipped meeting facilities and services.
About Rosewood Hotels & Resorts
Rosewood Hotels & Resorts® manages 27 one-of-a-kind luxury properties in 15 countries, with 21 new hotels under development. Each Rosewood hotel embraces the brand’s A Sense of Place® philosophy to reflect the individual location’s history, culture and sensibilities. The Rosewood collection includes some of the world’s most legendary hotels and resorts, including The Carlyle, A Rosewood Hotel in New York, Rosewood Mansion on Turtle Creek in Dallas and Hôtel de Crillon, A Rosewood Hotel in Paris, as well as new classics such as Rosewood Beijing, Rosewood London and Rosewood Hong Kong.
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