• Celebrate romance at the Gaylord Palms Resort this Valentine's Day

    By: Shelley Caran


    KISSIMMEE, Fla. - The Gaylord Palms Resort is always a welcoming place to celebrate special occasions where couples can always find romance here, whether venturing through 4.5 acres of lush gardens to dine at one of the choice dining spots or enjoying an overnight stay to experience the amenities available, such as the adults-only South Beach Pool. 

    In honor of Valentine’s Day, as couples seek to celebrate their love and create a memorable evening for the holiday, the Gaylord Palms Resort is pleased to set the mood with delicious limited-time menus and even a perfectly sweet rate for an overnight stay.

    Delectable Dining
    Rustic and romantic, Old Hickory Steakhouse is the ideal spot to spend a couple’s night out. The executive chef has prepared a very special menu for two that begins with Stone Crab Claws, followed by Arugula Watercress Salad, and then the impressive main course, an option to share Pumpkin Crusted Snapper or Double 6 oz. Filet Mignon. The experience finishes with a Duo Hearts dessert: dark and white chocolate with passion fruit mousse.

    5:30pm – 10:00pm | $130 per couple, plus tax and gratuity | Valet Parking included in price
    (Standard menu also available | Special menu available 2/14 - 2/17
    Set in the grand dining room of a European villa inside the resort’s largest atrium, Villa De Flora beckons couples to enjoy a feast for the senses. Chefs stationed at six markets present their culinary creations, inspired by the season and featuring flavors from Mediterranean cuisine. The buffet menu can be found here.

    5pm – 10pm | $55* per adult, $27* per child (ages 4-12)

    *plus tax and gratuity | Self-Parking included in price
    Set in the Key West Atrium, waterside restaurant MOOR features various specials for a delicious night out. Couples may begin the evening with specially-created His and Her Cocktails: I’ll Be Your Huckleberry, a bourbon-based sipper, and the Gaylord 75, a Floridian take on a French 75 with gin infused with local strawberries.  Other Valentine’s Day specials include Fried Green Tomatoes paired with pimento cheese and bacon jam; Scallop Crudo; and Lobster and Rock Shrimp Paella. 

    5pm – 10pm | Standard menu also available

    Parking will be validated for guests who spend more than $75 

    Click here learn more about all of these specialty dining options and for reservations.

    Stay & Play

    For those couples seeking to extend their Valentine’s date with an overnight stay, the Gaylord Palms is offering a special rate of $129 plus tax, resort fee and parking for either (or both!) Thursday, February 14, or Friday, February 15.  Guests wishing to book a special night can use offer code “HOL” to reserve this exclusive rate for a king bed room.  Reservations are available now.

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