There is nothing more romantic than Valentine’s Day in the Cayman Islands! A combination of wonderful weather, spectacular restaurants, gorgeous vistas, jewellery shops galore and talented florists are all the ingredients you need to keep your loved one sweet this Valentine’s Day! Whether it’s your first Valentine’s Day together, or your 50th, we’ve rounded up the best ways to help keep the romance alive!
If it’s true that diamonds are a girl’s best friend then the ladies will not be disappointed in Cayman. Kirk Freeport stocks fantastic selections of diamond pieces, including loose stones. For the gentleman you’ll find a wide variety of classic watches from brands such as Rolex, Tag and Omega, all at duty free prices. Island Plaza offers over 50 different brands of jewellery and watches to suit all budgets. Rocky's Diamond Gallery specialises in high-end jewellery. They offer an extensive collection of gemstones, perfect for life's big events. You can even have a piece of jewellery designed and made by their in house jewellery designers.
For something a bit different head to Artifacts for unique antique jewellery, often with a fascinating story behind them or Pure Art for handmade Caymanite jewellery that you’ll struggle to find elsewhere in the world.
What could be more perfect than watching the sun set over the horizon, a warm breeze and incredible food and drink? Here are our recommendations for some of the most romantic restaurants in Cayman. In addition, plenty of restaurants offer special Valentine's Day fixed price menus.
Check out Good Taste for information on Valentine's Day foodie events as more menus are added.
Keep an eye on the Explore Cayman Event Calendar as more romantic Valentine's Day events are added.
Hanging Hearts Ceramic Class
You can’t have ‘HeART’ without ART! Head on down to the 3GK studio and get creative at their Champy Hour! You get two handmade clay hearts to decorate however you would like…. while sipping on a complimentary glass of Prosecco! Wine and creativity – the perfect date night! 2022 date TBC.
Love Potion Workshop
Design your own perfume cologne at this Love Potion Workshop using all natural ingredients and essential oils. Hosted by the National Trust at Mission House. 2022 date TBC.
L'Amour Night Market
Romance is in the air at Anchor & Den! Follow your heart to the ultimate love fest that includes live music, delicious street food, handcrafted cocktails and fun activities that will tickle your fancy. 2022 date TBC.
Valentine’s Cooking Class
Join Bon Vivant for a 3-course meal where couples will make their own appetizers and desserts then watch a demonstration of the main course before moving to the communal table to enjoy their meal with the whole class. 2022 date TBC.
Glen Inanga Piano Recital
Treat your loved one to a unique night out and take them to a performance by Glen Inanga at the Westin Beach Resort. Glen Inanga has performed internationally as concert pianist soloist, as duo pianist with the multi-award winning Micallef-Inanga Duo as well as chamber musician collaborating in recordings on the Sono Luminus label with Grammy Award winning artists, Eliesha Nelson and John McLaughlin Williams. 2022 date TBC.
Fall in Love with the Blues
Spend a quiet Sunday morning in nature amongst Grand Cayman's indigenous Blue Iguanas and learn about this uniquely Caymanian majestic creature. Enjoy light refreshments with the Blue Iguana Conservation Wardens and learn fun facts about the Blues. This special event offers up-close and personal experiences including iguana feeding and an exclusive photo opportunity with Peter, the iconic blue iguana. 2022 date TBC.
Nothing says I love you like a great big bunch of roses on Valentine’s Day! Kirk Market and Foster's both have great flower departments and can create wonderful bouquets using the finest flowers. Choose from classic red or white roses or bright and elegant local flowers – they won’t fail to keep your sweetheart happy!
Treat your other half to an indulgent facial or what about a couples massage? The SPA at the Seafire Kimpton and the Ritz-Carlton offer steam rooms and relaxation rooms that you can enjoy together after your treatments. Alternatively, the Da Vinci Centre both offer facials, massages, pedicures and more.
How about going left field and surprising your significant other with a romantic experience?
Keep it simple and spend the afternoon lolling on the beach and snorkelling in cayman's clear, warm waters. Governor's Beach and Smith Cove are fantastic options. Spotts Beach rarely gets too busy and is great for snorkelling with turtles - an experience to cherish! Many hotels in Grand Cayman are now offering beach rentals of sunbeds and cabanas.
Surprise your loved one with a staycation in Grand Cayman. There are plenty amazing staycation rates including at the Kimpton Seafire Resort + Spa, the Ritz-Carlton Grand Cayman and the Marriott Beach Resort. Another great option is to rent a villa through Cayman Villas.
Alternatively, take a short plane ride to Little Cayman or Cayman Brac. Experience peace and tranquillity as well as outstanding diving and natural beauty.