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Romantic Getaway Ideas in the Fraser Valley

From charming accommodations to adventurous outings, the Fraser Valley in British Columbia, Canada is the ideal place for romance to blossom.

Romantic Getaway Ideas in the Fraser Valley Abbotsford, Chilliwack, Langley, Harrison Hot Springs

Here’s a guide on romantic places to stay; restaurants for a perfect date night; where to go for spirits and libations; charmings places for shopping and relaxation; and activities to get your hearts racing.

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1. Romantic Places to Stay in the Fraser Valley

Brookside Inn Boutique Hotel (Abbotsford, BC)

Looking for a peaceful and quaint getaway in the Fraser Valley? The Brookside Inn (see reviews) is a lovely bed and breakfast that is recognized as a Top Small Hotel in Canada and 3rd Most Romantic Hotel by TripAdvisor.

Romantic Getaway Ideas in the Fraser Valley: Brookside Inn Boutique Hotel (Abbotsford, BC)

Each of the six suites at Brookside is inspired by classic romantic Hollywood films: Midnight in Paris, Under the Tuscan Sun, The Secret Garden, A Good Year, Roman Holiday, and Thomas Crown Affair. 

Romantic Getaway Ideas in the Fraser Valley: Brookside Inn Boutique Hotel (Abbotsford, BC)

Check out my full review on stay at the Under the Tuscan suite here.

Their Romance Package includes a bottle of sparkling wine and glasses; a red rose; a farm-to-plate deluxe charcuterie platter with locally-sourced farm-fresh foods; LED candles; robes and slippers; two chocolates; and silk rose petals PLUS a delicious gourmet breakfast.

Brookside Inn
2379 Chardonnay Ln, Abbotsford, BC
brooksideinn.ca‎

Rowena’s Inn on the River (Harrison Mills, BC)

Known for being “the most romantic place to kiss in the Fraser Valley,” Rowena’s Inn on the River (see reviews) at Sandpiper Resort is a blend of old world opulence with new world convenience.

Romantic Getaway Ideas in the Fraser Valley: Rowena’s Inn on the River (Harrison Mills, BC)
Credit: Rowena’s Inn

Secluded on a 160-acre estate, Rowena’s Inn on the River features a grand, English-style boutique resort facing the Harrison River as well as rustic, luxury cottages.

Romantic Getaway Ideas in the Fraser Valley: Rowena’s Inn on the River (Harrison Mills, BC)
Credit: Rowena’s Inn

Exclusively offered a handful of times a year, Rowena’s offers the Step Back in Time fireside dining experience where guests can enjoy farm-to-plate courses amidst the 1920s ambiance in the Upper Drawing Room at Rowena’s Inn on the River.

Rowena’s Inn on the River
14282 Morris Valley Rd., Harrison Mills, BC
rowenasinnontheriver.com

2. Romantic Restaurants in the Fraser Valley

From breakfast, brunch to coffee dates and fine dining, here are my recommendations on where to enjoy a romantic meal in the Fraser Valley.

Breakfast at Saba Cafe (Langley, BC)

Fuel up for your day of exploring the Fraser Valley at the charming Saba Cafe. They’re a lovely, family-run bistro with a menu bursting with flavours inspired by the Middle East and the Mediterranean.

Romantic Getaway Ideas in the Fraser Valley: Breakfast at Saba Cafe (Langley, BC)

As soon as you walk through the door, you’ll be met with the pleasant smells of fresh baked goods. The display case featured a tantalizing range of pastries like galettes, quiches, scones and more.

Romantic Getaway Ideas in the Fraser Valley: Breakfast at Saba Cafe (Langley, BC)

You will feel nourished after enjoying breakfast delights like Classic Farm House Breakfasts, Breakfast Board, and Veggie Breakfast Skillet and House-made Challah French Toast.

Read about my breakfast at Saba Cafe here.

Saba Cafe
23343 Mavis Ave unit 102, Langley City, BC
sabacafe.ca

Brunch at Tanglebank Gardens & Brambles Bistro (Abbotsford, BC)

One great place to enjoy brunch experiences is at a hidden gem in rural Abbotsford.  Tanglebank Gardens & Brambles Bistro is a family-owned and operated European inspired garden centre, gift centre and bistro that has been around for over 20 years.

Romantic Getaway Ideas in the Fraser Valley: Brunch at Tanglebank Gardens & Brambles Bistro (Abbotsford, BC)

Brambles Bistro has both indoor and outdoor seating.  The outdoor seating is covered and overlooks the gardens.  It’s a tranquil setting for outdoor dining, particularly in the summer months.

Romantic Getaway Ideas in the Fraser Valley: Brunch at Tanglebank Gardens & Brambles Bistro (Abbotsford, BC)

The brunch menu features a variety of soups, salads, and sandwiches like The Orchard Salad, The Gardener’s Sandwich, Pea & Prosciutto Flatbread and more.  A few hearty, comforting items round out the menu like Moroccan Tagine, Huevos Rancheros etc.

Check out my experience at Tanglebank Gardens & Brambles Bistro here.

Romantic Getaway Ideas in the Fraser Valley: Brunch at Tanglebank Gardens & Brambles Bistro (Abbotsford, BC)

Tanglebank Gardens & Brambles Bistro
29985 Downes Rd, Abbotsford, BC
tanglebank.com‎

Coffee date at Old Hand Coffee (Abbotsford, BC)

Old Hand Coffee in Historic Downtown Abbotsford is a charming place for a coffee date.

Romantic Getaway Ideas in the Fraser Valley: Coffee Date at Old Hand Coffee (Abbotsford, BC)

You’ll love the vintage vibe of the cafe featuring white pallet walls, navy tones and vintage vibe of the cafe.

Romantic Getaway Ideas in the Fraser Valley: Coffee Date at Old Hand Coffee (Abbotsford, BC)

Old Hand Coffee serves some delicious espresso-based drinks. In the summer, they have nitro coffee on tap, espresso or chai milkshakes, cold cappuccinos, iced teas, ice coffee, affogatos and more.

Read about my experience at Old Hand Coffee here.

Romantic Getaway Ideas in the Fraser Valley: Coffee Date at Old Hand Coffee (Abbotsford, BC)

Old Hand Coffee
2617 Pauline St, Abbotsford, BC
oldhandcoffee.com

Gluten-Free goodies at The Polly Fox (Abbotsford, BC)

The Polly Fox is a dedicated gluten-free bakery in Abbotsford. Enjoy goodies such as vegan donut, vegan chocolate chip cookie, vegan cheesecake and more.

Romantic Getaway Ideas in the Fraser Valley: Gluten-Free Goodies at The Polly Fox (Abbotsford, BC)

Read about my experience at The Polly Fox here.

The Polly Fox
33780 Essendene Ave unit 130, Abbotsford, BC
thepollyfox.com

Goats milk gelato at Milner Valley Cheese (Langley, BC)

Head to Milner Valley Cheese for the only gelato made with goats milk in the Fraser Valley. You can enjoy these flavours including chocolate, vanilla, hazelnut, coconut and more at the farm’s picturesque setting.

Romantic Getaway Ideas in the Fraser Valley: Goats Milk Gelato at Milner Valley Cheese (Langley, BC)

Milner Valley Cheese specializes in farmstead cheeses handcrafted using their own pasteurized fresh goat milk from their own herd. 

Romantic Getaway Ideas in the Fraser Valley: Goats Milk Gelato at Milner Valley Cheese (Langley, BC)

Check out my experience at Milner Valley Cheese here.

Be sure to check their website for hours of operation as they are closed in January and February.

Milner Valley Cheese
21479 Smith Crescent, Langley, BC
milnervalleycheese.com

Baked goods at Duft & Co (Abbotsford, BC)

For a sweet cafe date, visit Duft & Co in Historic Downtown Abbotsford. They are a locally-owned bakery and cafe serving fresh, made-from-scratch pastries, bread, coffee and lunch fare containing no preservatives or additives.

Romantic Getaway Ideas in the Fraser Valley: Baked goods at Duft & Co (Abbotsford, BC)

Check out my review on Duft & Co here.

Duft & Co
2636 Montrose Ave #103, Abbotsford, BC
duftandco.com

Afternoon Tea at Tracycakes Bakery (Abbotsford & Langley, BC)

With locations in Langley and Abbotsford, Tracycakes is known for their signature cupcakes, homemade lunch items, and high tea service.

Romantic Getaway Ideas in the Fraser Valley: Afternoon Tea at Tracycakes Bakery (Abbotsford & Langley, BC)

Read about my experience at Tracycakes Abbotsford location here.

The vintage-inspired interior decor makes the cafe a cozy and comfortable place to enjoy food and drinks.

Tracycakes Bakery Cafe
2636 Montrose Ave #101, Abbotsford, BC
21594 48 Ave, Langley City, BC
tracycakesonline.com

Sleek & Sexy Dining at S & L Kitchen (Abbotsford & Langley, BC)

S + L brings a casual, upscale dining experience to the Fraser Valley with locations in Abbotsford, and Langley.

Romantic Getaway Ideas in the Fraser Valley: Sleek & Sexy Dining at S & L Kitchen (Abbotsford, BC)

The interior of S + L Abbotsford is super sleek and sexy.  The dim lighting and circular booths makes for an intimate atmosphere.

Romantic Getaway Ideas in the Fraser Valley: Sleek & Sexy Dining at S & L Kitchen (Abbotsford, BC)

Check out my review of S + L Abbotsford here.

During the summer, the patio at S + L Abbotsford is an inviting area to enjoy a meal with booths, high top tables and dining tables. On a clear day, you can even see Mount Baker in the distance.

Romantic Getaway Ideas in the Fraser Valley: Sleek & Sexy Dining at S & L Kitchen (Abbotsford, BC)

S & L Abbotsford
2070 Sumas Way, Abbotsford, BC
jrg.ca/establishment/sl-kitchen-bar/sl-kitchen-bar-abbotsford

Farm to Table Cuisine at Restaurant 62 (Abbotsford, BC)

Founded in 2004, Restaurant 62 has been the longest standing fine dining farm-to-table restaurant in the history of the Fraser Valley.

Romantic Getaway Ideas in the Fraser Valley: Farm to Table Cuisine at Restaurant 62 (Abbotsford, BC)

Chefs Jeff Massey and Chef Matthew Nichols who co-own Restaurant 62 focus on using fresh, local ingredients in their masterfully created dishes.

Read my review on Restaurant 62 here.

Romantic Getaway Ideas in the Fraser Valley: Farm to Table Cuisine at Restaurant 62 (Abbotsford, BC)

With a wine list to match that showcases all of the world’s best winemaking regions along with an extensive representation of British Columbia’s highlight wineries.

Restaurant 62
110 – 33559 Marshall Rd, Abbotsford, BC
restaurant62.ca

Modern Fine Dining at Fortitude Restaurant (Langley, BC)

Fortitude Restaurant by Chef Romy Prasad (formerly of CinCin in Vancouver and Il Caminetto in Whistler) offers a modern fine dining experience in the heart of Fort Langley.

Romantic Getaway Ideas in the Fraser Valley: Modern Fine Dining at Fortitude Restaurant (Langley, BC)

Enjoy dishes such as the Fortitude Burger (where the in-house ground beef patty is cooked medium), seafood risotto, Buddha Bowl and more.

Romantic Getaway Ideas in the Fraser Valley: Modern Fine Dining at Fortitude Restaurant (Langley, BC)
Romantic Getaway Ideas in the Fraser Valley: Modern Fine Dining at Fortitude Restaurant (Langley, BC)

Read about my experience at Fortitude Restaurant here.

Fortitude Restaurant
9220 Glover Rd #190, Langley Twp, BC
fortituderestaurant.com

3. Say You’ll be Wine: Wineries in the Fraser Valley

Seaside Winery (Abbotsford, BC)

Seaside Winery in Abbotsford is surrounded by rolling pasture, flowers, trees, and quiet country roads – an idyllic setting which is perfect for a romantic outing.

Romantic Getaway Ideas in the Fraser Valley: Seaside Winery (Abbotsford, BC)

Charming and elegant, the Tasting Room is located inside the winery’s copper spired chapel.

Read about my visit to Seaside Winery here.

Romantic Getaway Ideas in the Fraser Valley: Seaside Winery (Abbotsford, BC)

Seaside Winery
5290 Olund Road, Abbotsford, BC
seasidepearlwinery.ca

Singletree Winery (Abbotsford, BC)

Singletree Winery is an award-winning winery specializing in growing white grape varieties on site and sourcing red grapes from the Okanagan.

Romantic Getaway Ideas in the Fraser Valley: Singletree Winery (Abbotsford, BC)

Be sure to sample their award-winning 2016 Rosé which tastes of fresh grapefruit and melons with an array of tropical fruits and a touch of spice.

Read about my visit to Singletree Winery here.

Romantic Getaway Ideas in the Fraser Valley: Singletree Winery (Abbotsford, BC)

Singletree Winery
5782 Mt. Lehman Road, Abbotsford, BC
singletreewinery.com

Campbell’s Gold Honey Farm and Meadery (Abbotsford, BC)

Will, you bee-mine? Honey wine is considered to be world’s romantic wine. Campbell’s Gold in Abbotsford is an 8-acre farm operation with a country store and fully licensed honey winery.

Did you know? During medieval times, enough honey wine was gifted to newly-married couples to last for one full moon, to encourage fertility. This ritual created the word “honeymoon.”

Campbell’s Gold lineup of honey wines includes the traditional Mead, Melomels (honey wine with fruit or berries), Pyment (honey wine & grapes), Metheglin (spiced Mead), and Cysor (honey wine & apple juice).

Romantic Getaway Ideas in the Fraser Valley: Campbell’s Gold Honey Farm and Meadery (Abbotsford, BC)

Check out my experience at Campbell’s Gold Honey Farm here.

Romantic Getaway Ideas in the Fraser Valley: Campbell’s Gold Honey Farm and Meadery (Abbotsford, BC)

Campbell’s Gold Honey Farm and Meadery
2595 Lefeuvre Rd, Abbotsford, BC
campbellsgold.com

Maan Farms (Abbotsford, BC)

Maan Farms is a family-owned and operated farm in Abbotsford which boasts a pedal gokart race track, zip-line, playgrounds, a petting zoo and more. 

Romantic Getaway Ideas in the Fraser Valley: Maan Farms (Abbotsford, BC)

Their Country Kitchen offers home-cooked local food and fresh baking daily.

Romantic Getaway Ideas in the Fraser Valley: Maan Farms (Abbotsford, BC)

Maan Farm’s award-winning berry and red wines can be found in over 80 local liquor stores throughout the Lower Mainland.

Romantic Getaway Ideas in the Fraser Valley: Maan Farms (Abbotsford, BC)

Check out my experience at Maan Farms here.

Romantic Getaway Ideas in the Fraser Valley: Maan Farms (Abbotsford, BC)

Mann Farms
790 McKenzie Rd, Abbotsford, BC
maanfarms.com

Mt. Lehman Winery (Abbotsford, BC)

Head for a wine tasting at Mt. Lehman Winery, a boutique winery in Abbotsford with varietals that include Pinot Noir, Pinot Grigio, Chardonnay, Merlot and Sauvignon Blanc. 

Romantic Getaway Ideas in the Fraser Valley: Mt. Lehman Winery (Abbotsford, BC)

Founded by Vern Siemens, Mt. Lehman Winery prides themselves on adopting sustainable growing methods with minimal intervention.

Check out my experience at Mt. Lehman Winery Cheese here.

Romantic Getaway Ideas in the Fraser Valley: Mt. Lehman Winery (Abbotsford, BC)

Mt. Lehman Winery
5094 Mount Lehman Rd, Abbotsford, BC
mtlehmanwinery.com

Backyard Vineyards (Langley, BC)

Since 2009, Backyard Vineyards has been producing award-winning varietals, blended, and bubbly wines from 100% BC grapes grown o-site and complemented with fruit from the Fraser Valley and South Okanagan.

Romantic Getaway Ideas in the Fraser Valley: Backyard Vineyards (Langley, BC)

Read more about my visit to Backyard Vineyards here.

Backyard Vineyards
3033 232 St, Langley City, BC
backyardvineyards.ca

4. Breweries, Cideries & Distilleries in the Fraser Valley

Field House Brewing (Abbotsford, BC)

Bring your favourite person, cozy up by the fire, and build lasting memories at Field House Brewing.

Romantic Getaway Ideas in the Fraser Valley: Field House Brewing (Abbotsford, BC)
Credit: Field House Brewing

Field House Brewing has been crafting good beer and good times since 2015. This brewery is all about those cabin vibes, unique brews, such as the Cherry Vanilla Milk Stout, Viognier Farmhouse, and farm-to-plate eats.

Field House Brewing
2281 W Railway St, Abbotsford, BC
fieldhousebrewing.com

Fraser Valley Cider Company (Langley, BC)

Take your date to Fraser Valley Cider Company where you can both enjoy a chilled glass of cider in their mountain-view picnic area and pick up some bottles from their on-site store.

Romantic Getaway Ideas in the Fraser Valley: Fraser Valley Cider Company (Langley, BC)

Visitors can offer a free tour of the cider if time permits. Please ask on of the staff members when you’re there.

Romantic Getaway Ideas in the Fraser Valley: Fraser Valley Cider Company (Langley, BC)

Check out my experience at Fraser Valley Cider Company here.

Romantic Getaway Ideas in the Fraser Valley: Fraser Valley Cider Company (Langley, BC)

Fraser Valley Cider Company
22128 – 16th Avenue, Langley, BC
fraservalleycider.ca

Roots and Wings (Langley, BC)

Langley is also home to the first craft distillery in the Fraser Valley: Roots and Wings.

Romantic Getaway Ideas in the Fraser Valley:  Roots and Wings (Langley, BC)

This charming family-owned and operated distillery offers a collection of farm-to-table spirits includes vodka, whiskey, and gin that can be enjoyed on their own or in your favourite craft cocktails and mixed drinks.

Romantic Getaway Ideas in the Fraser Valley:  Roots and Wings (Langley, BC)

Read about my experience at Roots & Wings here.

Roots & Wings
7897 240 St, Langley City, BC
rootsandwingsdistillery.ca

5. Shopping with your Sweetheart in the Fraser Valley

Fort Langley Village (Langley, BC)

The Village of Fort Langley exudes such old-world charm and there you’ll find unique shops and boutiques where you can indulge in some serious shopping.

Romantic Getaway Ideas in the Fraser Valley:  Fort Langley Village (Langley, BC)

There are no franchises here, just independent locally owned stores offering organic and vegan goods, beautiful home decor, cute clothing boutiques and more.

Romantic Getaway Ideas in the Fraser Valley:  Fort Langley Village (Langley, BC)
Romantic Getaway Ideas in the Fraser Valley:  Fort Langley Village (Langley, BC)

Historic Downtown Abbotsford (Abbotsford, BC)

Historic Downtown Abbotsford is a shopper’s paradise ranging from charming boutiques and vintage stores to housewares and sporting goods.

Romantic Getaway Ideas in the Fraser Valley: Historic Downtown Abbotsford (Abbotsford, BC)

There you’ll find specialty storeowners who are passionate about the hand-picked or hand-crafted items they sell.

Romantic Getaway Ideas in the Fraser Valley: Historic Downtown Abbotsford (Abbotsford, BC)

Find out more where to shop in Historic Downtown Abbotsford in my review here.

6. Relaxing Activities in the Fraser Valley

Well Seasoned (Langley, BC)

Well Seasoned in Langley hosts a number of in-store cooking classes with renowned chefs. The classes range from French recipes for a Valentine’s dinner date, to making stuffed pasta from scratch and more.

Romantic Getaway Ideas in the Fraser Valley: Well Seasoned (Langley, BC)

The classes are great for a lovely night out or for learning new ideas and recipes to recreate at home.  Check their class calendar for upcoming classes.

Well Seasoned
20353 64 Ave #117, Langley City, BC
wellseasoned.ca

Amble Coffee (Chilliwack, BC)

Indulge in a hand-crafted beverage from Amble Coffee before taking a stroll alongside Vedder River in Chilliwack.

Amble Coffee
instagram.com/amblecoffee

7. Activities to Get Your Heart Racing in the Fraser Valley

Race down the mountain at Sasquatch Mountain Resort (Agassiz, BC)

Sasquatch Mountain Resort is a small but charming alpine playground located between Mission and Agassiz.

Sasquatch Mountain Resort (Agassiz, BC)

Aside from skiing and snowboarding, you can enjoy other activities such as tubing and snowshoeing. Full-day passes for adults are $69.

Sasquatch Mountain Resort
20955 Hemlock Valley Rd, Agassiz, BC
sasquatchmountain.ca

Skate at the new Starlight Skating Rink (Harrison Hot Springs, BC)

Glide with your sweetheart across the newly opened free outdoor Starlight Skating Rink in Harrison Hot Springs.

The Starlight Skating Rink is open 10 am to 9 pm every day for the season until February 29, 2020.

Romantic Getaway Ideas in the Fraser Valley: Skate at the new Starlight Skating Rink (Harrison Hot Springs, BC)
Credit: Tourism Harrison

Skate rentals are $8 for adults and $5 for children. Helmet rentals are $2.

Starlight Skating Rink
495 Esplanade Ave. at the Boat Launch parking lot
harrisonhotsprings.ca/facilities/outdoor-skating-rink

Get wet n wild at the water park (Harrison Hot Springs, BC)

During the summer, head to Harrison Hot Springs for some fun in the water.

Get wet n wild at the water park (Harrison Hot Springs, BC)

Water sports include renting sea-doos, bumper boats and playing at the inflatable Water Park.

Get wet n wild at the water park (Harrison Hot Springs, BC)

Check out my review on Harrison Water Sports here.

Get wet n wild at the water park (Harrison Hot Springs, BC)

The Marina for the rentals and admission to the Water Park is located across the Harrison Hot Springs Resort.

Harrison Hot Springs
tourismharrison.com

Go on an adventurous eco-tour (Harrison Hot Springs, BC)

There are plenty of adventurous experiences in Harrison Hot Springs and Harrison Eco Tours can offer you and your sweetheart a guided experience from boating, kayaking to hiking.

Some of their tours include exploring Harrison Lake or viewing bald eagles on a scenic boat tour.

Harrison Eco Tours
harrisonecotours.com

Enjoy a scenic hike around Bridal Veil Falls (Chilliwack, BC)

Bridal Veil Falls Provincial Park is a great little day trip option for those who want to do some light hiking or picnicking.

Enjoy a scenic hike around Bridal Veil Falls (Chilliwack, BC)

Located 1.5 hr drive from Vancouver, the main attraction of the park is Bridal Veil Falls, which tumbles 60 metres over a smooth rock face, creating a “veil-like” effect.

Read my about my experience at Bridal Veil Falls here.

The park is located on the south side of the Fraser River, 16 km east of Chilliwack.  Take Exit 135 off Highway 1 and follow the signs.  The nearest communities, towns and cities are Bridal Falls and Chilliwack.

Bridal Veil Falls
env.gov.bc.ca/bcparks/explore/parkpgs/bridalveil_falls

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