Last-minute Valentine’s Day ideas in Paisley and Renfrewshire

Tuesday 11th February, 2020

Valentine’s Day is upon us and the less-prepared amongst us will be scrambling around trying to find a gift for our better halves.

With restaurant tables and special Valentine’s themed events likely to be fully booked, the task of planning something special is now almost impossible, isn’t it?

Well, not exactly. There are a range of quirky places to visit, gifts to buy and romantic things to do in Paisley and Renfrewshire to make your Valentine’s Day a success.

So, don’t panic – just scroll down and see some helpful last-minute Valentine’s Day ideas that’ll have you covered.

 

Grab the perfect gift

Valentine's Day

If you’re still looking to buy a special gift for your partner, then look no further than Renfrewshire. The area is home to a number of fantastic boutique shops where you can grab unique keepsakes, including the InCube Shop, which is home to beautiful jewellery, accessories, prints, fashion, hats and even bridal accessories, and The White Cart Co, whose motto is “gifting a little bit of love”.

Find out more about some of these stores here.

 

A spa day treat?

Pampering essentials in a spa with a young woman in the background

What better way to treat your loved one than with the pure indulgence of a spa day? Get away from the daily grind and enjoy some rest and recuperation as one of these fantastic places to choose from in Renfrewshire. Plus, if they’re fully booked on Valentine’s Day, why not plan for another date or even buy some vouchers to enjoy a five-star luxury spa experience?

See the range of spas and offers here.

 

Soar at intu Braehead

Enjoy date night with a range of activities at Soar at intu Braehead. From a romantic evening of ice skating to dinner and a film, there’s lots for you both to enjoy. Plus, if you fancy a more adventurous Valentine’s Day, then why not try out some indoor climbing or take to the slopes for some skiing at Snow Factor?

Take a closer look here.

 

Adventure seeking at The Experience

Go karting at The Experience

Another one for the adventure seekers – race along to The Experience in Hillington. Whizz around the fantastic indoor electric karting track, challenge each other to a laser tag duel and enjoy a tasty treat at the Refuel Café restaurant – winner of VisitScotland’s Taste Our Best award.

Find out more here.

Paisley has an understated beauty. Paisley is the confident, attractive character in the room that doesn’t need to shout about it but still lets you know it’s there. Paisley is a great walking town and you are always likely to discover something new in the streets whether you are exploring for five minutes or five hours.

Gary Chittick
Photographer