How to Have the Most Romantic Valentine’s Day in Homer, Alaska

There’s no better time to celebrate your love than Valentine’s Day! The stresses of everyday life make it hard to set aside time and celebrate your special someone. Reconnect this Valentine’s Day in Homer, Alaska! This year, the special day falls on a Friday—which makes it perfect for a weekend getaway. Enjoy a romantic dinner the night you arrive, then spend the rest of the weekend exploring our area! 

Browse the most romantic things to do during your Valentine’s Day getaway below. When you’re ready to start planning, request a copy of our free Homer Vacation Guide

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Romantic Things to Do for the Perfect Valentine’s Day in Homer, Alaska 

Explore Old Town Homer

Don’t stress about finding the perfect Valentine’s Day gift before your trip! Old Town Homer is steps away from our accommodations and has a variety of fanciful shops that are sure to impress. Stop by The Fringe or Salt | Pine to find the perfect Valentine’s Day gift for your sweetheart. 

The Fringe is a consignment shop that has the best variety of vibrant, funky clothing and jewelry. This shop also carries locally made art wear and music. For the naturalist in your life, swing by Salt | Pine! This shop carries all-natural bath products and healing crystals as well as art and jewelry. 

Walk Along Bishop’s Beach

It’s just warm enough during February in Homer to take a stroll along Bishop’s Beach! Walk hand-in-hand with your special someone as you take in the sights of Kachemak Bay that surrounds you. Or, opt to explore Bishop’s Beach via tide pooling, beachcombing, or hiking. A trip to Bishop’s Beach is the nature retreat that you need this Valentine’s Day! 

Dine at AJs Oldtown Steakhouse & Tavern 

Enjoy a romantic dinner this Valentine’s Day at AJ’s Oldtown Steakhouse & Tavern. AJ’s is one of the most popular restaurants in Homer—and for good reason! This steakhouse serves a variety of premium beef, fresh-catch seafood, and more. AJ’s offers steakhouse classics in a laid back setting. In the past, this restaurant has offered Valentine’s Day Specials. Last year’s special menu included drunken clams, prime rib, raspberry creme brulee, and more! Be on the lookout for this year’s exclusive offerings on the business’ Facebook!  

Fall in Love With a Stay at Driftwood Inn 

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Say “I do!” at the Driftwood Inn

Spend Valentine’s Day in Homer, Alaska, with the Driftwood Inn! We offer a variety of Homer, Alaska, lodging options that span from cozy economy rooms to spacious lodges that are a stone’s throw away from all of the most romantic things to do in Homer. 

Consider a stay in one of our Modern Lodges for your Valentine’s Day getaway! These lodges are located in the heart of Old Town Homer and feature fantastic views of Bishops Beach and the Kachemak Bay. All of the lodges have comfortable on-suite rooms with in room coffee, a common area with microwave and refrigerator and views of the bay.

No matter which accommodation you choose, select our Romance Package add-on to complete your stay! This package is $79 and includes a duet of fresh roses, a small box of chocolates, and a complimentary bottle of your choice of wine or bubbly!

Browse our accommodations and book your romantic trip to Homer!