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25+ things to do at home on Valentine’s Day in Melbourne

Spoil your loved one from the comfort of your own home this upcoming 14 February.

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Love is in the air and we have just the things that will help you celebrate with your special someone this Valentine's Day.

From the perfect breakfast to start the day to at-home massages, your plans on 14 February just sorted themselves out.

Valentine's Day breakfast in Melbourne

Picnic, Cheese and Fruit Box

Picnic, Cheese and Fruit Box from Scoopon

Prepare a romantic picnic for breakfast that includes fresh fruits, cheese, and crackers at home. Order from Black Truffle Catering and choose a box of your choice.

  • Location: Delivery within 15km radius of Collingwood
  • Cost: $50 for Picnic, Cheese and Fruit Box
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Antipasto, Breakfast or Indulgence Box

Antipasto, Breakfast or Indulgence Box from Scoopon

Add a little touch of French to your breakfast experience at home, made possible by Black Truffle Catering. From fresh noisette croissants, pistachio friands and more. There are other choices of assorted boxes to choose from that also includes chocolates, mixed nuts and other small nibbles.

  • Location: Delivery within 15km radius of Collingwood
  • Cost: $45 for Zoom Breakfast Box, $75 for Indulgence Box and $90 for Antipasto Box
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Little Cupcakes

Little Cupcakes from Groupon

It may not be the main breakfast but it definitely comes with it as sweets on the sides. Surprise your special someone with a box of freshly baked cupcakes. Pick up in Melbourne CBD.

  • Location: Shop 7 Degraves Street, Melbourne or 181 William Street, Melbourne
  • Cost: $18.90 per box
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Valentine's Day lunch in Melbourne

Takeaway Indian Curry with Drink

Takeaway Indian Curry with Drink from Groupon

Since Valentine's Day falls on a Monday this year, enjoy your date night at home with a classic Indian meal featuring curry, naan, rice and a drink.

  • Location: 128 Centre Dandenong Road, Dingley Village
  • Cost: $27.90 for 2 people
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Smokin' Joe's Pizza and Grill

Smokin' Joe's Pizza and Grill from Groupon

Spend Valentine's Day with your partner by indulging in a meat and chicken feast from Smokin' Joe's Pizza and Grill.

  • Location: 446 Burwood Highway, Wantirna South
  • Cost: $49.90 for Smokin' Favourites to Go Platter, $59.90 for Meal Platter Feast to Go and $65.90 Meal and Chicken Feast to Go
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Noodle or Stir Fry Meal Combos from Brunswick West

Noodle or Stir Fry Meal Combos from Brunswick West from Scoopon

Take on Asian eatery dishes from Big Belly Asian Cafe on Valentine's Day. For a scrumptious taste of comfort, indulge in warm noodles with delicious homemade dumplings on the side.

  • Location: 168A Melville Road, Brunswick West
  • Cost: $28 for 2 people
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Takeaway Lunch from The Bay Hotel

Takeaway Lunch from The Bay Hotel from Groupon

Indulge in rustic chicken, pulled pork or falafel burgers with hot chips and a drink of your choice at The Bay Hotel. Pick up available from Mordialloc.

  • Location: 2-6 Centreway Road, Mordialloc
  • Cost: $50 for 2 people
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Valentine's Day dinner in Melbourne

Grilled Spicy Fish with Sides and Rice from Chef David

Grilled Spicy Fish with Sides and Rice from Chef David from Groupon

If you want to spend the night with your partner and family, takeaway a decent amount of delicious grilled spicy fish for everyone at an affordable price. Celebrating Valentine's Day with a group of friends or family? Chef David has got you covered with a 1kg grilled barramundi in spicy sauce with two sides and rice available for takeaway.

  • Location: Level 1, 462 Elizabeth Street, Melbourne
  • Cost: $52 for family size
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3 Course Steakhouse Dinner with Wine

3 Course Steakhouse Dinner with Wine from RedBalloon

Indulge in a 3-course steakhouse meal with premium cuts of meat and chocolate fondant for dessert.

  • Location: 3 Queens Bridge Street, Southbank
  • Cost: $128 for 2 people
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Paramount Egg House and Indian Restaurant

Paramount Egg House and Indian Restaurant from Groupon

Bring the flavours of India to your home this Valentine’s Day with vegetable samosas, onion bhaji, naan, curry and cutlets.

  • Location: 884 Princes Highway, Springvale
  • Cost: $48.50 for 2 people
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Chicken or Eggplant Parmigiana with Garlic Bread for 2

Chicken or Eggplant Parmigiana with Garlic Bread for 2 from Groupon

Available for pick-up in St Kilda, choose from either a chicken or eggplant parmy, complete with chips and salad.

  • Location: 47 Barkly Street, St Kilda
  • Cost: $56 for 2
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3-Course Indian Feast at Home

3-Course Indian Feast at Home from Groupon

Dine on samosas, your choice of curries – paired with naan and rice, of course – and finish off with some sweet gulab jamuns with a takeaway feast available for pick-up in Burwood.

  • Location: 17 Burwood Highway, Burwood
  • Cost: $39 for 2
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Things to do on Valentine's Day in Melbourne

Moonlit Sanctuary General Daytime Admission

Moonlit Sanctuary General Daytime Admission from RedBalloon

Spend Valentine's Day visiting Moonlit Sanctuary and taking pictures of native Australian animals including koalas, dingoes, wombats and more.

  • Location: 550 Tyabb-Tooradin Road, Pearcedale
  • Cost: $26 per person
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Cocktail Making Class with Matched Meze

Cocktail Making Class with Matched Meze from RedBalloon

Learn something new this Valentine's Day at a cocktail-making class. Craft the perfect drinks you and your partner to cheers to love.

  • Location: 260A Swan St, Richmond
  • Cost: $200 for 2 person
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Hot Air Balloon Flight & Breakfast

Hot Air Balloon Flight & Breakfast from Adrenaline

Nothing is more romantic than seeing the city from up in the air with your partner this Valentine's Day. This experience includes a champagne breakfast, transfer vehicle, expert pilot and crew, and free pick-up from a hotel within the CBD.

  • Location: Pick-up available from Melbourne CBD
  • Cost: $499
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 Horse Ride on St Andrew's Beach

Horse Ride on St Andrew's Beach from Adrenaline

Enjoy a unique Valentine's Day experience by riding a horse on St Andrew's Beach.

  • Location: St Andrew's Beach, Fingal
  • Cost: $245
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Skydiving in Melbourne

Skydiving in Melbourne from Skydive Australia

Fall from 15,000ft above Melbourne on Valentine's for a memorable date you and your partner will never forget.

  • Location: St Kilda, Melbourne
  • Cost: $429
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Make a Manifestation Necklace

Make a Manifestation Necklace from Classbento

Spend Valentine's Day making a charm bracelet or necklace for your special someone.

  • Location: At home
  • Cost: $280 per box
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Paint Canvases at Home

Paint Canvases at Home from Classbento

If you and your partner are creative, spend Valentine's Day drawing and painting together. Join in a beginner-friendly session and create 2 canvases at home.

  • Location: At home
  • Cost: $60 for class only, $95 for class and box
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Cook Italian Flatbread Piadine with Trivia

Cook Italian Flatbread Piadine with Trivia from Classbento

Prefer to cook with your partner at home instead of ordering in? Start by creating the perfect Italian pita, then whip up a gourmet pizza or even shawarma out of it.

  • Location: At home
  • Cost: $139 for 2
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Murder Mystery Party for 2

Murder Mystery Party for 2 from RedBalloon

Choose from 15 different story lines in this virtual game that will take about 2-3 hours to play. It requires a minimum of 2 people, so it’s perfect for an alternative Valentine’s Day activity. Want more people to join your party? The virtual event is suitable for up to 15.

  • Location: At home
  • Cost: $120 total
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Spooky Paranormal Course Together

Spooky Paranormal Course Together from RedBalloon

Light a few candles and get into this 6-part course where you’ll learn all about clairvoyance, types of spirits and paranormal investigation.

  • Location: At home
  • Cost: $39 total
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Here are hotel packages to book in Melbourne for Valentine's Day

Luxurious Overnight Mansion Getaway with Breakfast

Luxurious Overnight Mansion Getaway with Breakfast from RedBalloon

Have a luxurious experience with your partner at a mansion on Valentine's Day and tuck into a delicious full breakfast in the morning.

  • Location: Escarpment Rd, Werribee South
  • Cost: $369 for 2 people
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Overnight Zoo Safari with Dinner and Breakfast

Overnight Zoo Safari with Dinner and Breakfast from RedBalloon

Surprise your partner with an unforgettable night of luxury that includes sunset drinks, animal encounters at Werribee Open Range Zoo and an African-inspired dinner.

  • Location: K Rd, Werribee South
  • Cost: $690 for 2 people
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Melbourne City Escape with Breakfast

Melbourne City Escape with Breakfast from RedBalloon

Take a day off and enjoy an overnight stay at the 5-star Pullman Melbourne on the Park.

  • Location: Wellington Parade, East Melbourne
  • Cost: $349 for 2 person
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2-Night Melbourne CBD Getaway

2-Night Melbourne CBD Getaway from RedBalloon

Stay in the city on Valentine's Day with a 2-night stay at the Vibe Hotel – includes a 12pm check out and Flinders View room.

  • Location: 1 Queen Street, Melbourne
  • Cost: $428 for 2 people
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The Hotel Windsor Getaway with Wine and Strawberries

The Hotel Windsor Getaway with Wine and Strawberries from RedBalloon

Delve into a bit of luxury this Valentine’s Day with a stay at The Hotel Windsor. This package includes sparkling wine and chocolate dipped strawberries upon arrival, as well as breakfast for 2 in the morning.

  • Location: 111 Spring Street, Melbourne
  • Cost: $399 for 2 people
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Free things to do at home on Valentine's Day in Melbourne

  • Get a list of your favourite films together and have a movie marathon.
  • Make the most of the sun with a picnic in the backyard.
  • Have fun in the kitchen with a new dinner recipe.
  • Snuggle in with a glass of wine and pop on some of your favourite tunes.

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