VALENTINE’S DAY IN PARIS , the luxury way !

6 luxury ideas for your valentine's night out in Paris

February 8, 2016 at 6:12 pm


Chinese New Year is being celebrated everywhere this week in Paris, but we are all already thinking about Valentine’s day coming this Sunday 14th of February 2016 ! Is your heart seriously pumping  yet ! What shall we do  this year to impress your princess  ?

What  better place on earth than Paris to celebrate Valentine’s Day, and perhaps to propose your girlfriend on that one special night. The most beautiful city in the world,  also known as the City of Love, will welcome you to celebrate your love like you should :  In great style ! With so many amazing things to discover, top notches restaurants to go to, antique streets, bridges and museums ,  ‘joie de vivre‘ and ‘esprit de freedom , celebrating Valentine’s Day in Paris simply is just the best choice you can ever take.

How does it feel to you walking hand in hand in the cobblestone streets of Montmartre or steal  a kiss on the Faubourg saint honoré at midnight, share a tea at the Ladurée Café on the Champs Elysées or hire a private helicopter ride with champagne flowing until the sun comes up ?

Here’s a list of the 6 things we recommend to do in Paris to make this valentine’s day 2016 the most memorable and sweet day ever ! With a day like this, your loved one cannot fail to fall for you all over again, and to see why Paris deserves its reputation as the City of Love ! Enjoy !

A night at the Opera

A night out to see a show is actually always a great way to spend a romantic evening, and to make it extra romantic, nothing beats going to the Opera Garnier in Paris. Not only are the performances of the highest  standards, but the Opera Garnier is one of the most beautiful building in Paris. Indeed the building itself is just a pure wonder. Built in 1875 by Charles Garnier, it now belong now the French monument prestigious list, with 1900 seats, there will be 2 left just for you.

The Grand Foyer was inspired by Versailles famous ‘Hall of Mirrors’. How does Capriccio Opera, by Richard Strauss sounds to you  ? Check here the full programmation.

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@ Agathe Poupeney

A Five 5 star cruise on the Seine

One of the best thing about Paris is that almost all the iconic monuments are visible from the Seine: Notre Dame de Paris , Le Louvre, Les  Invalides, and the one and only Eiffel Tower !  What’s more glamorous and romantic then a nighttime  to discover the city’s curiosities. Make sure you book a table close to the window, and you could pop the question when the eiffel tower starts blinking. 

Should you want to combine a top cruise with a gourmet dinner, make sure you book  a table with Les Bateaux Parisiens, where you will find all the romance that you are looking for to impress your girlfriend ! If you can, prefer reserving a table closest to the windows.

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A luxury experience at the Shangri-La

Paris is also known to host  the most prestigious palace in the world. Why not celebrate Valentine’s day in sumptuous style with your behalf  while you are in Paris at their gorgeous spa ? Treat yourself to a delicious moment of relaxation with a one-hour massage for 2, a face treatment of 30 minutes, along with access to all the equipment for the day, to finish with a tasting of their house macaroons.

Once you are both in heaven, you can prepare the most romantic surprise to your loved one by booking a table at L’Abeille, who recently got their 2nd michelin star ! Check out the valentines menu .  Check here for  Reservation !

Reservation at (33) 1 53 67 19 78 or by email at

@ Shangri La Paris

@ Shangri La Paris

A Night at the legendary Lido Cabaret

The famous French cabaret, temple of seduction and of magic offers to spend the ultimate romantic night around a prestigious feast and a show. The Chef, Philippe Lacroix, created two menus on the theme of love, romanticism and passion with very exquisite  names for that special night , « La vie en rose » and « L’hymne à l’amour ». After enjoying a wonderful dinner and watching a spectacular show, try your luck at the lottery ! You might end up  winning a stay at a luxury hotel or a dinner for two !

Dazzle your partner and enjoy a unique Valentine’s day with a fantastic evening in a legendary cabaret! Check out their website ! 


Le Lido

A life time souvenir to keep

Time is passing by quickly, and soon, we will look behind and only remember the good memories. How about turning today into a lifelong memory by having a Prestige duo portrait taken at the one & only Harcourt Studio ? Founded in 1934, the Harcourt photographic studio has immortalized so many international celebrities with its  lighting process. You could enjoy a two-hour make-up session and photo shoot and become the star couple of the day.

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Studio Harcourt

A helicopter ride over Paris

If you are looking for the most premium experience to impress your valentine’s, here’s what you have to do : fly over Paris and feel your heart pumping fast with the magnificent view. These helicopter flights offer you a unique view of Paris. You will fly over 80 km around the City, and see all the major monuments by air. It is probably the most spectacular way to see Paris ! From Montmartre to the Eiffel Tower, the river Seine and the France Soccer Stadium, you will enjoy this wonderful flight! Sumptuous Events Paris, luxury wedding planner will reserve it for you ! 

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@ A G Photographe

For Valentine’s Day, Sumptuous Events Paris have crafted the most premium package, handled with extra care and lots of love ! Escorted all day in a private vintage car by your own driver, discover Paris in the most spectacular way, in you private helicopter enjoying Louis Roederer Champagne. Pamper yourself afterward in one the most iconic spa in Paris where you can expect high end massage, steam room and scrub. End up the perfect day with a 5 courses meal in a gastronomic restaurant paired with fine wines. Price all Inclusive : 1275€/person. 

For reservation & info, contact us today  : – Phone : +33 (0)1 79 75 70 90

Jean Charles Vaneck
About the Author

Jean Charles is not only a passionate degree-qualified event manager and luxury wedding planner, but also an intuitive artist & a smile maker.
Through experiences in luxury and hospitality field, Jean Charles developed extraordinary organization and communication skills essential for creating the most elegant events on a daily basis. Being one of the first male wedding planners in France has been a rewarding professional journey. With all these exceptional resources, Sumptuous Events will weave your ideas and create an event far beyond your expectations. On this blog, we have gathered our latest events, inspirations & ideas. Enjoy reading and thank you for your visit !