A city full of authentic charm

Strasbourg’s exceptional heritage gives it an especially romantic atmosphere. Indeed, the EarthTripper website recently ranked it among the 10 most romantic cities in the world. From the quaint narrow streets of the Petite France to the wonderful Cathedral, from the quays of the Ill River to the little squares of Grande Ile, discover the charms of a city that has always inspired lovers.

How about celebrating Valentine’s Day in Strasbourg? Strasbourg celebrates this romantic holiday for 10 days with Strasbourg mon Amour. Thanks to poetic, cultural, glamorous and sometimes offbeat events and activities, the city offers a different way of celebrating Valentine’s Day, making the most of Strasbourg’s romantic setting.

6 romantic things to do in Strasbourg

Strolling in the Petite France district

Hand in hand, wander through this intimate quarter in Strasbourg. Cross its bridges, walk along its quays and marvel at the beauty of the half-timbered houses. A timeless moment of romance to be enjoyed together.

Climb to the platform of the Cathedral

You’ll fall in love with the beauty of the city when you see it from high up, on the platform of the Cathedral. An experience to be shared!

Go for a night ride in a pedicab

What could be more exhilarating than gliding under the stars, along the picturesque, narrow streets, amid the monuments, snug and comfy on the passenger seat of a pedicab?

Have brunch

After sleeping in late together, what could be better than a good brunch? Several hotels and restaurants in Strasbourg offer delicious, hearty brunches to suit every taste.

Romantic cocktails on the water

Set sail on a romantic boat ride! Rent a little licence-free electric boat and pack a picnic basket so you can enjoy a romantic cocktail during your ride.

Dining in a gourmet restaurant

Strasbourg boasts some very fine dining. From renowned restaurants to the most intimate eateries, there’s plenty to choose from, whether you’re after a gourmet experience or a romantic moment.

At the end of the Petite France, you’ll find the imposing Vauban Dam. From its panoramic terrace, you can see the Covered Bridges, the Petite France and the cathedral. In fact, this spot is so romantic that people come here to make their marriage proposals!

Our selection of romantic hotels


Hôtel Beaucour


Hôtel le Bouclier d'Or


Hôtel Cour du Corbeau


Hôtel Cathédrale


Hôtel Les Haras


Hôtel Régent Petite France & Spa


Hôtel voco Strasbourg Centre - The Garden