36 Best Non-Cheesy Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas For Him: Boyfriends, Husbands And More

by | Jan 19, 2024 | Gifts

February may be one of the shortest months of the year, but it’s got *major* gift-giving vibes. Flowers and candy aside, finding Valentine’s Day gift ideas for him that’ll make him swoon can totally take your relationship to the next level.

Don’t get me wrong—finding the perfect gift for your partner can be a lot of pressure, especially if you’re a brand new couple or this is your first Valentine’s Day together. But, this list of gift ideas for him truly has something (not cheesy) to make any guy feel special, whether he’s a home chef or an amateur photographer.

There are even some ideas that’ll make you both smile. Whether you’re looking for something expensive and luxurious or affordably available, there are tons of options on the list below.

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von zipper unisex television sunglasses valentine's day gifts

VonZipper Unisex Television Sunglasses

Keep him shaded in style with these sunnies. They provide 100% UV protection, are impact resistant (for those times he claims he does parkour) and hella stylish.

Valentine's Day Gifts belt

Personalised Leather Belt

This one adds some class and gravitas to his wardrobe and it’s personalised. Every man needs a quality belt and this one has an extra special touch.

valentine's day gifts breakfast maker

Breakfast Maker

We’re willing to bet he’ll go crazy for this – and so will you. Perfect for hangovers or just a big hearty breakfast, this machine makes eggs, toast and all the extras in one fell swoop.

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canon zoemini

Canon Zoemini

Your iPhone’s clutch at taking amazing photos but they’ll always be on your phone. You’ll love taking this nifty printable device on vacay together, then framing the pics to hang up when you get back. The images are stickable too, so you can put them on your phone or in your scrapbook of memories.

cocktail bartender set

Cocktail Shaker Bartender set

A cocktail shaker will come in handy for Valentine’s Day festivities and well beyond. This one comes with a 550ml stainless steel shaker, double measuring jigger, stirrer/mixer spoon, strainer and ice tongs.

Valentine's Day Gifts for him Lovebox


The Lovebox is great for long-distance couples. Simply download the app on your smartphone, write or draw your message, and send it. Then, your partner can view it on the screen inside their box and send you something in return.

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Baylis & Harding Fuzzy Duck Men's Hemp & Bergamot Beard Tin

Baylis & Harding Fuzzy Duck Men’s Hemp & Bergamot Beard Tin

Get him something that’ll really frame his face and keep that luscious mane glowing and growing. This beard kit comes with a beard balm, a cleansing soap and more. Everything to keep those hairs – or clean face – in top condition.

The Book of Unusual Knowledge

The Book of Unusual Knowledge

Over 700 pages of random facts—you’ll know right away if your man would like this. Anyone who loves going to museums and actually reads all the plaques will love this one.

Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas for him

Mister Tjoppie Non-Stick Braai Sheet

This mat is heat-resistant and light enough so that his braai still gets those sought-after grill marks. It makes clean-up and the whole shebang a whole lot less messy.

Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas for him It's a date cookbook for couples

It’s a Date Cookbook for Couples

Gifting them a couples cookbook means you’re really gifting them dozens of romantic date nights in the future. Plus, each of the recipes in this book comes with an activity or idea to make your nights in feel a whole lot more fun.

Date Factory box Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas for him

Date Factory box

Beat the timer with this game made especially for couples. In 60 seconds, you and your partner need to complete tasks in order to advance. You’ll need a few items of your own, but this makes for a fun-filled (and steamy) date night.

tech device cleaning tool Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas for him

Tech Device Cleaning Tool

This device gets into his device’s nooks and crannies to clean up gunk and build-up. Something he maybe wouldn’t get himself, but definitely wants.

Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas for him top 100 movies

Top 100 Movies Scratch-Off Poster

No, you’re not alone if you and bae spend most of your movie nights debating what you’re actually going to watch. You’ll have fun slowly working your way through this list of the top 100 greatest movies of all time. Once you’re done scratching everything off, frame it and hang it on the wall with great pride.

spark romance game Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas for him

Spark Romance Game

Get this box of prompts to shake up your romance when things dwindle. The box has date ideas, convo starters and new ways to show you love your partner. A perfect all-rounder.

wallet ninja Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas for him

Wallet Ninja

He’ll never be caught in a pickle with this nifty tool, complete with bottle and letter openers, screwdrivers and even a cellphone stand. How’d they fit all that in one disc? Magic.

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Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas for him hugs & favours coupon book

Hugs + Favors Coupon Book

This book of 25 coupons (plus three blank coupons) will help you two plan plenty of unique date nights so things are never dull.

homemade gin kit

Homemade Gin Kit

Everyone loves a great gin, but you know what’s better? Making your own! Grab your favourite vodka and get to fermenting. The kit comes with a chalk-painted 750ml flip-top bottle, funnel, sieve, chalk, imported juniper berry pack, mixed botanical pack (10 botanicals), a cocktail menu and instruction insert. You could even get creative and come up with your own botanical blend.

Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas for him Let's Get Deep Game

Let’s Get Deep game

Grab the wine, chocolate and cue the playlist: it’s time to get deep. Each of you gets card prompts in varying degrees of heatedness, answering questions about each other and your relationship.

Electric massage belt

Electric Massage Belt

Your partner will love you for this. When you can’t be there to massage bae yourself, this back and neck massager will suffice. It relieves sore muscles and stiffness with shiatsu rollers and soothing heat.

Billabong sweater

Billabong Sweater

As the weather begins to turn, get your guy who’s outdoorsy a reminder of who he is – come rain or shine. This sweater pays homage to his adventurous side.

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duvet cover set

Duvet Cover Set

Tired of his Star Wars bedding? Pimp his room with this elegant yet unfeminine set of sheets. His mom will thank you (and so will he).

Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas for him Pro Cut Cordless Hair Clippers

Pro Cut Cordless Hair Clippers

This stylish, compact trimmer has a cleaning brush and four other attachments. Plus, it’s travel-friendly and cordless. Perfect for a guy who likes to keep his face fuzz-free.

Freedom of Movement Leathr Wallet

Freedom of Movement Leather Wallet

Free him of jangling notes and coins with this compact and gorgeous locally-made leather wallet. It’s elegant and a great gift if your guy has expensive taste.

Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas for him Electric fondue set

Electric fondue set

Fondue for two? Yes, please. What’s more romantic than feeding each other your favourite foods dipped in melted chocolate or cheese?

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Huawei Watch GT 4 – Brown Leather Strap

This sleek and luxurious piece isn’t just a watch; it’s a statement piece packed with innovation, ready to keep up with your guy’s every move. With its impressive battery life, cutting-edge health and fitness features, and undeniable style, it’s the ultimate gift to show him just how much you care. Trust me, he’ll be over the moon when he unwraps this beauty on Valentine’s Day!

Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas for him bathrobe


This bathrobe is super comfy, whether he just wants to lounge at home or wear it after a romantic bath together. It’ll also stop him from stealing yours whenever he comes over.

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tech organiser and charging station Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas for him

Tech Organiser and Charging Station

This docking station is stylish and allows for (almost) all his tech and gear to stay in one place. Plus, the multiple holes allow for charging while docked.

personalised notebook Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas for him

Personalised Notebook

If your guy has Post-It notes up the wazzoo but no place to keep them all, might we suggest a stylish, personalised notebook? It’s plush and ready for all notes.

Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas for him Men's Health annual subscription

Men’s Health Annual Subscription

We love a man who reads! If he’s always in the know, give him the gift that keeps on giving with this subscription to man’s other best friend.

New Balance Men's 580

New Balance Men’s 580

To a sneakerhead, nothing says “I love you” more than a pair of fresh kicks. Gift him these unique shoes and he’ll love you forever.

aeropress coffee maker

AeroPress Coffee Maker

If your guy’s a coffee snob, indulge him with this Aeropress that makes everything from short espressos to long cuppa Joes.

SOiL Ultrasonic Aroma Diffuser Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas for him

SOiL Ultrasonic Aroma Diffuser

Get his place to smell ah-mazing with this aromatic diffuser. It’s whisper-quiet and uses electricity very sparingly.

Lucky Love Dice Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas for him

Lucky Love Dice

This one’s steamy: changing die and repositionable stickers with various actions that you can pin on different body parts. Great for when date night’s winding down and it’s time for bed.

Mane Tamer Gel Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas for him

Hey Gorgeous HG for Bros Rebellious Mane Tamer Hair Gel

Stock his supply of mane tamers with this all-natural non-greasy formula that won’t dry out his hair.

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Montblanc MB01 Over-Ear Headphones Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas for him

Montblanc MB01 Over-Ear Headphones

Get your guy something really stylish with these leather, plush, comfortable headphones. They’re kitted out with noise cancellation and can handle a full day of calls and music.

Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas for him Candy Heart Jocks

Candy Heart Jocks

Ok, we said no cheesy Valentine’s Day gifts, but this one is too cute to pass up. Submit a photo of you (or him) and get them printed on these loveable jocks.

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