Whether you’re one of the many who said “yes” this engagement season or just looking for a reason to celebrate the romance in your life, Winston-Salem is your destination to love on the one who makes your heart flutter.
For Valentine’s Day or any day, our hip and historic city is the perfect place for a romantic getaway. Savor fine dining, leisurely stroll our heirloom gardens, explore world-class museums, or sample award-winning wines. Whatever your experience, embrace the moment.
EVENTS YOU’LL LOVE
FEB. 14: Love at Earl’s
FEB. 14: Valentine’s Dinner at Quanto Basta
FEB. 19: Galentine’s at The Board Babe
If history is your love language then Winston-Salem is your destination. We’ve rounded up our favorite day date ideas that offer the perfect blend of hip and historic. From craft beer and cocktails downtown and golfing on the green to quaint coffee shops and eclectic museums, there’s no shortage of day date locations as special as the love you share.
Imagine a storybook backdrop of rolling hills, lush vineyards, and distant mountains. You’re not in Napa, Sonoma, or Tuscany — you’re in Yadkin Valley Wine Country, just west of Winston-Salem. Many of the region’s 45+ wineries provide the ultimate setting for a romantic weekend, but here’s six to get you started.
Every day is Valentine’s Day at The Village Inn, nestled 15 minutes from downtown Winston-Salem. Your romantic overnight stay is complete with rose petals sprinkled on the bed, a chilled bottle of Prosecco, Love Struck Cupcakes, and continental breakfast for two delivered to your guestroom. BOOK NOW
Step inside downtown’s Kimpton Cardinal Hotel and immediately be transported into the Roaring ’20s where Art Deco detailing and locally-inspired design are found at every turn. Indulge in an effervescent Valentine’s Day with luxurious accommodations, a bottle of Champagne, and a 1 p.m. late checkout. BOOK NOW
Get away to Winston-Salem for Valentine’s Day weekend, Feb. 11-14, at Hotel Indigo, housed in a 1928 Art Deco building downtown with locally-inspired design finishes. The $169/night special includes two (187ml) bottles of Prosecco, complimentary truffles, dessert for two at the hotel’s Sir Winston Wine Loft & Restaurant, and late checkout. BOOK NOW
Your two-night romantic getaway at the charming 70-room Historic Brookstown Inn includes an evening wine and cheese reception, a complimentary hot Southern breakfast, and nightly cookies and milk. Savor an intimate dining experience for two with a gift certificate ($80 value) for Meridian Restaurant, conveniently located next door. BOOK NOW
For the ultimate escape that divinely brings pampering to an all-new level, consider a weekend getaway to The Village Inn. Guests enjoy a fruit and cheese platter, a chilled bottle of Champagne, and a premium continental breakfast delivered directly to your door. BOOK NOW
Unwind and reconnect with a delightful stay at The Historic Brookstown Inn, located just steps from Old Salem Museums & Gardens. Admire the nostalgia of exposed brick walls and original wood beam ceilings in this 1837 cotton mill-turned-hotel. Spoil that special someone with a complimentary bottle of Champagne and seasonal flower bouquet. BOOK NOW
Experience the splendor and charm of Graylyn Estate, the 85-room hotel nestled on 55 sprawling acres along Winston-Salem’s historic Reynolda Mile. Enjoy early check-in, late checkout, fresh roses, complimentary Champagne, chocolate-covered strawberries, breakfast for two, a commemorative Graylyn print, and more special touches for a memorable retreat. BOOK NOW