Loving These Valentine’s Day Ideas

In The Sandhills

They say nothing can stop true love, so we assume that means not even a virus is an excuse for not going all out this Valentine’s Day with your sweetie! Here are some ideas for overnight stay deals and dining options for the weekend of February 13-14, 2021:

Duncraig Manor and Gardens in Southern Pines, NC.

Lodging Options

Duncraig Manor & Gardens
For a memorable Valentine’s weekend, experience the impeccable Duncraig Manor in Southern Pines! The two-night stay includes hors d’oeuvres in the wine cellar, daily full hot breakfasts and one gourmet dinner. Cost is $495 per couple. Contact Don and Caroline at 910.725.1084.

The Jefferson Inn
A great romantic choice in the heart of downtown Southern Pines. Walking distance to Broad Street shopping, dining, day spas and brewery/bar scene. Receive a complimentary bottle of champagne with an overnight stay on either Feb. 13th or Feb. 14th. Call 910.692.9911 or click here.

The Pine Crest Inn
This historic hotel in the heart of the Village of Pinehurst will make your heart skip a beat. Stay one night or two (Feb. 12th or 13th) in a standard room which includes an overnight stay, dinner for two, bottle of champagne or house wine and breakfast for two the next morning. Rates start at $189 per couple, per night, plus service charge and tax. Make your reservation by calling 910.295.6121.

Residence Inn
Turn up the romance at the Residence Inn in Southern Pines with their Cozy Valentine’s Day package! Stay in a studio king room with choice of a bottle of complimentary red or white wine, rose petal decorations, LED lights and a 4-piece variety box of chocolates from Form V Chocolate at $144.00 per night. Be sure to book 48 hours in advance prior to the Valentine’s weekend (Feb 12-14). Be sure to select choice of wine when booking. Book Now Here!

Microtel Inn
Their Valentine’s rate is $79.00, plus tax. Enjoy complimentary Wi-Fi and breakfast. Rooms feature a refrigerator, microwave, and flat screen TV. Call 910.693.3737 to reserve.

Elliott's Tuna Nye

Dining Options

The Bell Tree Tavern
Enjoy a special dinner and cocktail menu created especially to share with your love! Savor a three-course dinner menu featuring Crab-Stuffed Flounder, or Filet Mignon; then, dive into a piece of Peanut Butter Fudge Cake with ice cream for dessert. The specialty cocktails include a Reese Cup, Butterfinger, Chocolate or Espresso Martini, or a Pamosa made with Pomegranate Liqueur. Call 910.692.4766 for more information, or to reserve.

Elliott’s on Linden
One of our favorite restaurants in town is offering a special take-out Surf and Turf Valentine’s dinner for two. Orders must be placed by February 8th and will be ready for pick up on February 13th. They are also accepting reservations for Valentine’s dinner inside the restaurant. For reservations, call 910.215.0775. To see the takeout menu and reserve, click here.

Hickory Tavern
Enjoy a Valentine’s Dinner for Two To-Go! Pre-order by Tuesday, Feb. 9th. Orders can be picked up from Friday, February 12th at 3 pm through Sunday, Feb. 13th at 3 pm. Includes jumbo shrimp cocktail appetizer and then a shareable entrée of Angus Beef Hanger Steak and Pecan-Rubbed Cedar Plank Salmon. Other accompaniments and dessert options available. Click here to reserve or call 910.235.3850 for more information.

Ironwood Café
Located on Midland Road, this legendary establishment is a great setting for a romantic Valentine’s Day dinner in the Pinehurst Area. Featured entrees for the occasion include Chilean Sea Bass, Seared Blackened Scallops, Steak and Lobster Tail, Scottish Salmon, Rack of Lamb, Chicken Scallopini and much more! Call 910.255.0000 to reserve!

Scott’s Table
Special menu for Friday, Saturday, and Sunday of Valentine’s weekend.  It includes choice of an appetizer, soup or salad, and entrée.  For example:  Shrimp Cocktail, Lobster Bisque, Garden Salad with pears, apples, grapes, white cheddar and pecans, Prime Rib, Halibut and Lobster, Shrimp Tortellini, and a few more.  Reservations are required.  Call 910.684.8126 and ask for Karen.

The Sly Fox Pub
Special Valentine’s Dinner menu on Feb. 13 and 14. $45 per person buys you a three course dinner with starter, Beef Wellington or Salmon, and dessert. Call for reservations at 910.725.1621.

Southern Pines Cupid Crawl


Cupid Crawl
Head to the lawn adjacent to the Sunrise Theatre in Southern Pines for a Cupid Crawl on Feb. 6th from 12-4 pm. Shop, Snack and Sip. Local businesses will supply the cocktails! More Info.

National Athletic Village
How about Stargazing with your love, or family on Saturday, Feb. 13th? The NAV is hosting a special Valentine’s Stargazing event from 6-9 pm that night. Tickets are $10 each, or $25 for a whole family. Enjoy s’mores, sparklers, snacks, and adult beverages. Click here for details.

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