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The 5 Most Romantic Spots for Selfies with your S/O in Toronto

Valentine’s Day is right around the corner and you know what that means: couples will be flooding Instagram with a romantic snapshot of their night out. Our carefully curated selection of romantic spots around Toronto will help you find the perfect backdrop to take that romantic Instagram photo with your better half.

The best part? Valentine’s Day is on a Friday this year so you can go all out and hit all the romantic hot spots without having to worry about work or school the next day. It’s the perfect chance to spend quality time together and get the best shot for the gram.

So without further adieu, here are the 5 most romantic places to take a photo in Toronto with your Valentine!

1) Love Lockets at Distillery

This is a popular one and for good reason. With cobblestone streets, beautiful brick walls and the famous love lockets, it’s easy to see why this is one of Toronto’s most photographed locations. If you plan it right, you can even grab a romantic dinner at one of its delicious restaurants.

2) Calii Love Wings

Wrap your wings around your partner and grab a romantic photo for the gram at this popular graffiti wall on King West. Located at the side of the beach-themed hotspot for poke bowls, the Calii Love Wings are a Toronto favorite for Instagram and a visually appealing choice for your Valentine’s Day snapshot.

3) Toronto Sign at Nathan Phillips Square

With the glow of the city lights in the background, it’s hard to beat a photo at one of the city’s most recognizable landmarks. This spot is perfect to wrap up your night with a picture that will last a lifetime.

4) Spadina Avenue Bridge

Happen to be in the Fort York area? Head to the Spadina Avenue bridge for a beautiful shot of the CN Tower lit up in the night sky. The best part of this one is you likely won’t be battling with a crowd to get the perfect shot.

5) I Love You Because Sign at Fairmont Royal York

Bet you saw this one coming. Rounding out our list is, of course, a visit to the Fairmont Royal York to take a photo in front of our neon, I Love You Because sign. Created by Canadian-based pop artist, Mathew Rosenblatt, this sign is located outside the hotel right on Front Street as part of our partnership with Toronto Light Festival. You can even pop in with your date for a classy nightcap at any one of our new venues, REIGN or CLOCKWORK afterward.

There you have it, Toronto - the 5 most romantic places to take a photo in Toronto with your Valentine! If you stop by our neon sign, be sure to tag us in the photo on Instagram @fairmontroyalyork. We just might shoot you a message to come in and grab a drink on us.