05 November 2018
Take a look at our pick of perfect destinations for a romantic escape, whether you're looking for adventure, exploration or pure relaxation.
Why: Surrounded by nature these dreamy islands are perfectly positioned in the Indian Ocean and are ideal for relaxing in newly-wed privacy or indulging in some tropical island hopping. It’s unsurprising that these gorgeous islands are the most popular honeymoon destination in the world.
Where should we stay? Coco De Mer, Praslin Island. Upgrade to one of the Black Parrot Junior Suites and benefit from a private pool, sun deck and bar area. Indulge in delicious traditional food, sip colourful cocktails on the Mango Terrace and enjoy the panoramic views of the ocean in the spa where you can indulge in some signature treatments while you breathe in the enticing aroma of orange and cinnamon.
Why: An unforgettable destination with endless white beaches fit for romantic candlelit dinners for two. This sun-drenched island has plenty to offer, regardless of whether you want to explore or relax.
Where should we stay? Long Beach Mauritius fringes the famous Belle Mare beach. This resort is ideal for an idyllic honeymoon, with dense tropical surrounds and timeless experiences like sunrise kayaking or a lobster dinner while an astronomer explains the constellations in the night sky. You can even hire professional cameras from the Sun Memory Lab to capture amazing shots of your holiday.
Why: The many atolls of the Maldives provide the most heavenly backdrop for a secluded romantic escape. Glorious white sands, swaying palms and the glittering seas make these hideaway islands the perfect beach lover’s paradise.
Where should we stay? OBLU Select at Sangeli. Spend your honeymoon in one of the stand-alone over-water villas that come with private pools for extra exclusivity. If you book one of these for four or more nights you can also enjoy two complimentary couples’ massages at the resort’s luxurious ELENA spa, too.
Why: Postcard-perfect whitewashed properties that overlook the gorgeous Aegean Sea and fragrant olive and lemon groves. Greece is a wonderful honeymoon destination that’s closer to home and is packed with plenty of culture and history to delve into. Popular with foodies too, the local cuisine is delicious and will satisfy the most discerning palates, and you can make a toast to newly-married life with a glass of chilled Greek wine.
Where should we stay? Eagles Palace in Halkidiki combines impeccable service, stunning accommodation and breathtaking scenery. The Grand Suite Seafront is perfect for honeymooners – it comes with its own pool, so you can take a romantic dip in the moonlight.
Why: The ideal destination for laidback honeymooners, Mexico has it all – sun-kissed beaches, fascinating cultural sites and delicious food, you can adventure, explore and relax in this tropical Caribbean destination.
Where should we stay? Grand Velas Riviera Maya – you’ll be taken beyond all inclusive. Make your honeymoon an unforgettable one with experiences including stargazing for two and movies on the beach where you can enjoy your favourite films in a cosy nest on the sand.
Get in touch with your Travel Counsellor today to organise your perfect honeymoon.