Hey lovebirds, are you tired of the same old dinner-and-a-movie routine? We think it’s time to shake things up and add a dash of excitement to your date nights here in Los Angeles.
Whether you’re a new couple looking to make a lasting impression or longtime partners seeking a fresh spark, get ready to embark on a romantic journey through the City of Angels as we explore five exciting date ideas that will leave you head over heels…
Echo Park: Lakeside Picnic with a View
Nestled in the heart of Los Angeles, Echo Park offers a romantic escape from the hustle and bustle of the city where you can immerse yourself in nature without having to leave the city.
You can rent a paddleboat for $10 and feel like you’re the stars of a 90s romcom (10 Things I Hate About You style) as you glide around the peaceful lake. Don’t forget to bring a picnic blanket and some snacks to complete the experience.
For picture-perfect views of the city skyline, head to Angel’s Point at sunset and see if you can spot the infamous Dodger’s stadium.
Larchmont Sanctuary Spa: Unwind and Connect
Disconnect from your busy lives and reconnect with one another with a trip to Larchmont Sanctuary Spa. This tranquil spa will transport you and your date away from the worries of everyday life so that your focus can be completely on each other.
Larchmont Sanctuary Spa offers multiple packages to choose from, including the enticing ‘Date Night’ package. Picture this: you and your partner indulging in a luxurious soak in a private copper jacuzzi, surrounded by the warm glow of candlelight. As the tension melts away, you’ll then experience their signature Head Over Heels massage, a blissful treatment designed to release stress and promote deep relaxation. Sounds pretty ideal, right?
Hauser Wirth & Schimmel: Let Creativity Spark Connection
This is one for the art enthusiasts – take a visit to Hauser Wirth & Schimmel, a contemporary art gallery which promises to ignite your imagination and inspire meaningful conversations.
Explore the diverse range of exhibitions on display, featuring works by renowned artists from around the world. From captivating installations to thought-provoking paintings and sculptures, every corner of Hauser Wirth & Schimmel holds the potential for discovery and conversation. Allow yourselves to be immersed in the art, exploring its depths, interpreting its meanings, and sharing your thoughts and emotions with one another.
It’s a place where art, culture and romance intertwine, offering a date night with a twist that will definitely inspire you and get the creative juices flowing.
Rooftop Cinema Club: Movies Done Differently
Swap the usual trip to the movies for an experience like no other, level up from the weekly ‘Netflix and chill’ and head up to the Rooftop Cinema Club, an open-air cinema which offers insane views of the LA skyline.
Situated high above the bustling streets of Los Angeles, this unique cinematic experience offers more than just a great film—it provides breathtaking views of the city that is bound to impress you date.
As the sun sets and the stars come out, cozy up with blankets and pillows and relax watching a film under the open sky. From classic movies to new releases, the Rooftop Cinema Club offers an unforgettable night out that will make your date night one for the books. So grab your popcorn, enjoy a cocktail from the rooftop bar, and get ready to create memories that will last a lifetime.
The Exchange: Meal For Two
Not to be totally biased or anything, but if you’re looking for the perfect restaurant to wine and dine your date, you’ve got to head down to our very own The Exchange.
Our menu explores the multi-cultural flavors of urban LA through an Israeli lens and its accompanied by both a natural wine list and a cocktail list that beautifully compliments the food. The Exchange utilizes the freshest local ingredients and highest-quality produce available, including fresh fish, shellfish, choice meats and local produce.
With soft lighting, plenty of greenery and cosy corners that are ideal for intimate date nights, this spot is a must-visit for you and bae to enjoy. Plus, if you fancy staying the night and ending your evening in style, just head to reception and book an overnight stay in one of our design-led private rooms.
Date nights in Los Angeles: sorted. See you soon at Freehand Hotel in Downtown Los Angeles with your +1?