2018 Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas for Him

Now that Valentine’s Day is just around the corner, it’s time to figure out what you’re going to get your significant other. If you can’t figure out what he wants as a gift, don’t worry, you have plenty of options to choose from. Here are some of the best, unique gift ideas for guys for this Valentine’s Day.

Unique Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas for Him


Although this may seem like an obvious gift idea, it’s one of the most popular gifts for guys as well. If you can’t figure out what your significant other wants for Valentine’s Day but want him to see that you care about this special day, you should buy him a candy heart box filled with chocolates. Plus, you can always steal a few chocolates from him to feed your appetite as well. Plus, candy is pretty inexpensive so you won’t run yourself a huge bill from Valentine’s Day spending.

Video Game

If your significant other is a heavy gamer, you should get them the newest video game to let them know how much you appreciate their company. However, make sure you give him this gift after your Valentine’s Day activities, since he may be a little distracted about playing the new game. You should even try getting a two-player game so you can both play together and have more bonding time between the two of you. This will help strengthen your relationship even more.

video games galore

Matching Underwear

There’s nothing more adorable than getting matching underwear in time for Valentine’s Day, especially getting matching Valentine’s Day themed pairs. Plus, underwear usually doesn’t cost a lot of money. In fact, you get couple’s pairs for under $40 from Meundies, who carry a number of different Valentine’s Day themed ones. So, show your significant other you care for them with some attractive, matching underwear.

Breakfast in Bed

If your significant other is a heavy sleeper and a big fan of breakfast, you can romantically make them breakfast in bed for them to enjoy. This doesn’t have to be anything too extensive other than a few eggs, hash browns, and toast, but it will mean a lot to your partner. However, don’t forget to make yourself some breakfast too! Hello Fresh is a good option if you don’t feel like planning the meal yourself, or if you’re ado-it-yourself kind of partner, peep Food52‘s blog for some seriously mouthwatering inspo.

breakfast in bed

Movie Tickets for the Both of You

What could be better than Valentine’s Day gift for guys that you can both enjoy? Purchase movie tickets for an upcoming flick that you both want to see. This is a fun idea, especially if you have not gone out to the movies in a while. Make a night of it and go out for dinner or drinks beforehand.

Wireless Headphones

Wireless headphones are a great gift for tech fans and music lovers alike. Determine what type of headphones your boyfriend or husband likes more, ear buds or over the ear headphones. Then, try to find a great pair that can connect to their devices via Bluetooth. Luckily, there are excellent headphone options for all sorts of budgets, so this does not necessarily have to be a pricey Valentine’s Day gift for guys.

valentine’s day gift ideas for him

Activity Tracker

Whether your boyfriend has always been a fitness fanatic or it’s his new year’s resolution to get in shape, an activity tracker is one of the best gifts for guys. These useful watch-like tools allow wearers to keep track of their steps and stay on track with their fitness goals. Plus, they come in all sorts of sleek and stylish designs and varieties.

Home Brewing Kit

Did somebody say free beer? A home brewing kit is one of the most unique gifts for guys that you can purchase this year. If the man in your life loves good craft beer or enjoys cooking in the kitchen, this is the gift for them. Plus, free homemade beer for you! There’s nothing better than that. Or if he’s not a DIY kind of guy, there are always craft beer club memberships; a selection of fine suds delivered monthly to his door.

Mug Warmer

Coffee aficionados will adore having a mug warmer on their desk at work or at home. A mug warmer is like an electric hot plate that your boyfriend can place his coffee mug on. This will keep it the ideal temperature from the first sip to the last.

the perfect cup

Spontaneous Vacation

If you really want to do something special for your significant other, consider planning a romantic weekend getaway. You two can spend the whole weekend together in a destination of your choice doing anything you want.


 Well there you have it; some unique Valentine’s Day gifts for him, if you think of any others, feel free to share in the comment section!


Author: Billie Hauk

24-year-old Tennessee local yokel, part-time LGBTQ+ journalist and blogger.

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