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8 Ways to Spoil that Special Someone - Powerscourt Hotel Resort & Spa

8 Ways to Spoil that Special Someone - Powerscourt Hotel Resort & Spa
February 2017
Whether you’re a sucker for romance or feel like Valentine’s Day is just “too commercial”, chances are you’re thinking about what to get that special someone… because, for both romantics and cynics, it’s still the perfect opportunity to show them how much you care.With only a week to go, you might still be thinking “What do I get the person who has everything (me!)?” … Well, look no further, these Powerscourt gift ideas will have you in the good books for the rest of the year! 

1. A Romantic Dinner for two

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They say the way to a man’s heart is through his stomach… so why not win him over this year with a romantic dinner for two in Sika restaurant?  We’ll take care of the food so all you have to do is relax and enjoy some quality time together.  From {manly meat dishes, the grill – check menu}, there is something to suit everyone.  Pssst, for the ultimate foodie treat let your loved one get up close and personal with our team of chef’s as you dine in the heart of the kitchen at our Chef’s Table!  

2.Grown Up Getaway

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Why stop at dinner? Why not go all the way, and indulge in a luxurious overnight stay?  Unwind with your loved one and enjoy a night away with breakfast in the bed the following morning… The perfect way to reconnect.

3.The Royal Treatment

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What could be more romantic than a couple’s spa treatment in the award-winning ESPA at Powerscourt Hotel Resort & Spa.  Enjoy a day of pampering in the surrounds of our spa, complete with treatments in our Couples’ Spa Suite.  You’ll both leave feeling refreshed and rejuvenated.       

4.Afternoon Delights

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The ultimate indulgence…Afternoon Tea at Powerscourt Hotel Resort & Spa is the ideal way to sit back, relax and watch the world go by.   Tuck into a delicious selection of finger sandwiches, freshly made scones & homemade desserts… And because it’s Valentine’s Day a glass of bubbly is obligatory!

5. A Walk In The Park


No need to buy a bouquet this Valentine’s Day… Instead, stroll hand in hand through one of the top gardens in the world… Enjoy all that Powerscourt Estate has to offer.  Explore the historic Powerscourt House before strolling around the famous Gardens.  Make sure to check out the Japanese Gardens, Pepperpot Tower & Pet Cemetery… 

6.Chasing Waterfalls

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Powerscourt Estate is home to Ireland’s tallest waterfall, so why not spend an afternoon in awe of this force of nature.  For those in search of a leisurely afternoon, you can drive straight up to the waterfall, while those looking for a more energetic outing can hike to the waterfall from Crone woods (approx. 1.5hrs).  Nothing like some fresh air to awaken the senses!

7.Time For A Two-Ball?
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For the golf enthusiast, a voucher or lesson for Powerscourt Golf Club is the perfect way to their hearts.  With two championship golf courses and views over the Sugar Loaf Mountain and Irish Sea, they’ll be blown away!  And, if you want to get in on the action, but are not a huge golf fan, then why not caddy for your loved one? Think Rory McIlroy and Erica Stoll!

8.The Perfect All-Rounder

Still not sure how exactly to spoil them, why not let them choose?   A Powerscourt Hotel Gift Card will give them the freedom to choose from dinner in Sika restaurant, afternoon tea in the sugar loaf lounge, a pampering espa treatment or even an overnight stay in the Wicklow countryside.To purchase a voucher simply click here.

For information on Powerscourt House & Gardens, Powerscourt Waterfall & Powerscourt Golf Club click here

T&C: Please note that Powerscourt Hotel Resort & Spa is fully booked for valentine's day. Please check availability before using your voucher. 

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