Valentine's Weekend at Moody Gardens
Whether you are looking for a romantic date or something that involves the kids this Valentine’s Day, Moody Gardens offers a wide range of options that range from dining next to some Macaroni penguins to a day at the spa or the links to a family game of “Spot the Sloth” in the Rainforest Pyramid. In fact, this venue has become a uniquely romantic hot spot for engagements for those who are looking to pop the question.
Enjoy a Charming Sunset Dinner with Your Sweetheart
The Garden Restaurant with its breathtaking views of Offats Bayou makes a truly memorable backdrop for a Valentine’s dinner date on Friday, February 14. Dinner includes a wonderful multi-course meal followed by a dessert designed to be shared. Guests can also choose between a bottle of champagne or wine. Guests will receive a rose for her, a cigar for him, a souvenir photo from the Red Carpet and a personal animal encounter. The evening will also feature live music.
Sea of Love: A Romantic Dinner Under The Sea with Your Valentine
The Aquarium Pyramid makes a truly memorable backdrop for a Valentine’s dinner date on Saturday, Feb. 15. With the dinner, couples can reserve a table in one of five ocean exhibit areas: Gulf of Mexico, North Pacific, South Pacific, South Atlantic and the Caribbean. Sting rays, sharks, seals and sea lions, as well as several different species of fish all provide terrific ambiance. The Sea of Love Valentine’s Dinner includes delectable entrees and accompanying sides. Dessert and the choice of champagne or wine will be waiting at each guest’s table. Guests will also receive a rose and one souvenir photo. Aquarium biologists will be on hand for meet and greet opportunities. Prices for the Sea of Love Valentine’s Dinner vary depending on seating preference.
A Love Boat Dinner Cruise
Let your cares float away on a romantic two-hour Love Boat Dinner Cruise around Offats Bayou on the Colonel Paddlewheel Boat on Saturday, Feb. 15. Guests will board by 6 p.m. for the cruise to begin at 7 p.m., (weather permitting). The evening includes a dinner buffet, cash bar, music and dancing.
Hit the Links with Your Honey
The Moody Gardens Golf Course provides the perfect place for a sporty date. Tee off on the beautiful 18-hole golf course featuring five tee boxes for players of all levels. Finish off with food and drinks overlooking the range at the Pelican Grille. With its stunning views, green fairways and gulf breeze, Moody Gardens Golf Course has become one of the most popular public golf courses in Texas , ranked as one of the top three in the Houston area, one of Golf Advisor’s Best of 2016 Top 50 U.S. courses and ranked the No. 1 golf course in the U.S. in August by GolfNow.
Treat Yourself to Lavish Pampering
Indulge in a day of luxury, or give the gift of relaxation, with one of several spa treatments and packages, all offered at The Spa at Moody Gardens Hotel. Packages include a Romantic Retreat featuring a 50-minute Couple’s Swedish Massage with Scandle Candle Body Butter, a hot stone foot treatment and Hydrotherapy Soak for two. Relax in our private relaxation area and indulge in chocolate covered strawberries and two glasses of champagne. There’s also a Couple’s Massage performed in our private couple’s suite.
Reaffirm Your Love at the “We Still Do” Renewal Celebration
Say “I do” again in a group ceremony at the Moody Gardens Hotel on Valentine’s Day. Then celebrate with a live band, champagne toast, wedding cake and heavy hors d’oeuvres. Afterward, retire to a luxurious guest room to find a personalized wedding certificate and a bed of rose petals. This romantic experience is $450/couple inclusive. While there are a wide range of options available, a Moody Gardens gift card can also serve as the ideal gift as well as it is available for attractions tickets, spa services, hotel, gift shops, golf course and restaurants.