Looking to surprise your partner/lover/tinder date with a romantic gift that screams affection? We got you!
Whether you are looking to shop bags in Hong Kong or the edgiest Korean fashion items, you’ll never be short of things to buy in this city – and that includes buying gifts for men. But what about when you want to truly impress someone you are head-over-heels in love with? Sometimes, picking the right romantic gifts in Hong Kong can be a little tricky, but we’ve got the lowdown on some of our favourite ideas right here.
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1. Deliver hand-crafted bouquets from The Floristry
The Floristry is known for its modern and design-led approach to floral design. From hand-crafted bouquets and flower jars to home fragrance, each contemporary arrangement compiles fresh and seasonal flowers that is guaranteed to make a wonderful impression in that special someone’s eyes. Some of their signature bouquets include Gypsy Heart Flower Bouquet and Lover’s Isle Flower Bouquet, which are both lovely alternatives to traditional Valentine’s bouquets.
Discover our picks for best florists in Hong Kong.
Shop from The Floristry.
2. Alluring perfume from Penhaligon’s
The fact that we can be attracted to a person simply by his or her scent proves the importance of picking the right perfume. While you are busy browsing unique unisex fragrances, perhaps the seductive As Sawira or the naugty The Ingénue Cousin Flora eau de parfum from Penhaligon’s are good options to start with. We love the interactive guide they have in-store to help you choose the right fragrance. Make the gift personalised by adding your loved one’s name or anniversary date. Mmhmm, love is in the air!
Check out our go-to fragrance boutiques in Hong Kong.
Penhaligon’s has branches in Central and East Tsim Sha Tsui.
3. Get flirty with sex toys from Sally’s Toy
Sally’s Toy might be the most luxurious sex shop you can find in Hong Kong. With branches in Central, Causeway Bay, Tsim Sha Tsui and Tsuen Wan, the brand offers a range of anal sprays, sex games, vibrators, cock rings and lube. To have a hot, hot night with your babe, we definitely recommend you to get a sexy costume to set the mood.
Check out other cool sex shops in Hong Kong.
Sally’s Toy, Room 302, 3/F, Winning House, 10-16 Cochrane Street, Central, Hong Kong, p. 2110 0205, 中環閣麟街10-16號致發大廈3樓302室
4. Enjoy good wines together
Sounds very cliche, but wine is an all-time classic for romantic nights. Whether you plan to spend time at these great wine bars or have them delivered to your door, your bae will surely find your red face attractive. Get a cute escargot shaped decanter from Town House or Leather Wine Cooler from Indigo Living. These wine accessories will get you two in the mood in no time.
Check out some expert tips to pick affordable good wines in Hong Kong.
5. Buy sexy lingerie from Avec Amour
Looking for some sexy romantic gifts for your partner? Avec Amour sells a curated selection of fashion forward bodysuits, gorgeous French knickers and suspenders that flatter the body with fine fabrics like silk and lace. Whether it’s a sensually stimulating bra-and-knickers set or a chic one-piece bodysuit, she (or he) is going to love it so much.
Find out where to buy lingerie in Hong Kong.
Shop Avec Amour online.
6. Grab a lovey-dovey read from Bookazine
Does your beau love reading? English bookstore Bookazine stocks an array of bestsellers and Valentine’s Day-appropriate picks, including The Ladybird Book of Dating (Ladybird Books for Grown-Ups), The Kiss Quotient by Helen Huang, as well as a wide range of candies, chocolate bars and even a grown-your-own rose kit.
Read our guide to the best Hong Kong bookstores.
Bookazine, Shop 326-328, Prince’s Building, 10 Chater Road, Central, Hong Kong, 中環遮打道10號太子大廈326-328號鋪
7. Pamper them at LUSH
Men and women both love a bit of pampering, and there is nothing nicer than receiving some luscious smelling natural goodies from LUSH. Choose from a selection of scrubs, including the Cherryish Bodyscrub that blends chocolate and cherry scents with organic cocoa butter and fine sea salt, or opt for the Melt My Heart massage bar and pamper your loved one with its cypress oil and orange flower.
If you are in the dog box or just want to take things up a level, the beautifully wrapped gift bundles will surely put a smile on the face of your favourite person.
LUSH has multiple locations in Hong Kong.
8. Give the gift of flowers from Bydeau
Bydeau delivers a wonderful selection of gorgeous contemporary flower arrangements all year round, but why not show your loved one how much you care by gifting them a monthly flower subscription? Each delivery will be completely different (but equally as beautiful!) and you even receive a free vase along with the first bunch. Starting from just $500 per bunch ($2000/month) for a small arrangement, your loved one will receive a weekly delivery of colour that will always remind them of you.
Read more about Bydeau.
Shop Bydeau online.
9. Get personal at Gifts Less Ordinary
If you’re having trouble finding the perfect romantic gifts for someone who has everything, then maybe you should make it personal. Gifts Less Ordinary has a selection of gifts that can be personalised with names, notes or messages, so that you can create a one-of-a-kind gift for your love. For guys, there are wallets, cufflinks, travel kits and t-shirts, or choose from jewellery, scarves or diaries for her.
Available from online.
10. Go and see a show at Hong Kong Fringe Club
This local gem is always showing wonderful local and international acts, including comedy, music and stage shows, and the intimate venue is the perfect spot for date night. Enjoy a drink or too at the bar, and then cosy up in the darkness and get ready for the show. Sometimes experiences make the best romantic gifts!
Or, bring them to these live jazz bars?
Hong Kong Fringe Club, 2 Lower Albert Road, Central, Hong Kong, p. 2521 7251 中環下亞厘畢道2號
11. Wow them with stunning jewellery
Jewellery is one of the most romantic gifts that you can gift your partner, and Hong Kong has a selection of boutiques to choose from. Keep it simple with a piece from Calvin Klein or embrace their quirky side with something fun from Les Nereides. Take a look at some of our favourite jewellery stores in Hong Kong.
12. Treat them to the Aqua Luna Dinner & Cruise
Get romantic on the high seas (well, Victoria Harbour) and enjoy amazing views of the skyline as you watch the new and improved Symphony of Lights display onboard the beautiful Aqua Luna. Then, be whisked away to award-winning Chinese restaurant Hutong, where you will enjoy a stunning 10-course dinner in a gorgeous restaurant that overlooks the harbour.
Find out more about Hutong.
Aqua Luna Dinner & Cruise, Central Piers, Hong Kong
13. Enjoy a couples spa at Mandarin Spa
At the luxurious Mandarin Spa in Mandarin Oriental Hong Kong, couples can enjoy a blissful two-hour treatment that begins with a soak in the vitality pool. Enjoy a tailor made treatment experience, including a foot massage and steam shower before enjoying a light Asian-inspired spa meal in the privacy of your own suite. Relaxation and romance? Yes, please!
The Mandarin Spa, Mandarin Oriental Hong Kong, 5 Connaught Road, Central, Hong Kong, p. 2825 4888, 中環干諾道中5號香港文華東方酒店閣樓
14. Create memories with Spoilt.com.hk
Online platform spoilt.com.hk offers a range of experience-based gifts that you and your loved one can enjoy together. From cooking classes to massages and even outdoor climbing and abseiling experiences, you’re sure to find something that the two of you will here. PLUS, you’ll get to create a romantic memory.
Find out more about experience gifts in Hong Kong.
Shop Spoilt experiences online.
15. Book a romantic staycation
While traveling is amazing, sometimes it’s just as nice to stay in Hong Kong. The city if full with a bunch of great hotels offering spa facilities and great dining facilities, so why not surprise your love with a romantic weekend? Some of our favourite Hong Kong hotels for staycations include: Hotel Icon and The Fleming, or if you are looking for a short trip, then Macau Roosevelt Hotel is a fab option too.
Read about all of our favourite Hong Kong staycations.
16. Say it with cake from The Place Cake Shop
Cordis has opened its own premium bakery that pays homage to local ingredients – the cakes are baked with flour from Kowloon Flour Mills. Aside from their signature cakes, like fresh fruit cream and blueberry cheesecake, you can wow your loved one with a changing selection of seasonal cakes. The limited edition rose strawberry vanilla mousse cake is available around Valentine’s Day and the delicate white edible rose petals are too pretty to resist!
There’s more! Here’s our go-to list of cake shops in Hong Kong.
The Place Cake Shop, Cordis Hong Kong, 555 Shanghai Street, Mong Kok, Hong Kong, p. 3552 3388
17. Book a daycation using Dayuse
Of course you’ve heard of staycations and seacations, but if you’re looking to get away for just the day, book a daycation and enjoy all the facilities of the hotel. Perfect for birthdays, anniversary celebrations, or simply to unwind, you don’t need to pack your luggage to stay for the day at your preferred hotel (for a reduced price too!). Grab a bottle of champagne and a bath bomb and get booking!
Find out more about Dayuse.
18. Casa Cacao Chocolate Set from Graham Street Food Hall
From El Celler de Can Roca in Spain, Casa Cacao provides a premium array of bean-to-bite chocolate to Hong Kong. Known as an aphrodisiac, chocolate is the perfect treat to spark the romantic mood, and to pamper your special person. You can find chocolate bars of different cocoa intensity, or go for unique flavours like tangerine and liquorice, or coffee (for that extra kick!). Casa Cacao is also launching new Bon Bons in delightfully decorative boxes perfect for gifting.
Find out our picks for Hong Kong’s best chocolate!
Order Casa Cacao online.
19. A classy and cosy picnic spread
Take the romance outdoors with a cute picnic set up by Picnicking by Misaka. Just book online and the team at Picnicking by Misaka will set up the entire picnic for you. You can choose from different styles and the items included in the setup are all listed on their website. They also offer night picnics with LED lights to set a romantic mood and it’s simply stunning.
Here are our favourite picnic spots in Hong Kong.
Find out more on Picnicking by Misaka.