Luxury Couples Holidays
At Scott Dunn, we know every couple is different. That’s why, we’ll get to know you personally to truly understand the type of couples holiday you want.
You might dream of escaping the hustle and bustle with an idyllic beach holiday at a time when families won’t be in the resort, or, you may long for a stylish, off-grid adventure. Whatever it is you seek, we’ll craft you a luxury couples holiday that’s utterly unforgettable.
Our holiday ideas for couples range from cultural getaways in European cities to safaris in Africa and intrepid journeys through Asia. All of our destinations and accommodation are tried and tested by our team of travel experts, and we’ll organise the very best guides and experiences to ensure the destination you’re visiting comes alive. Unique special touches and considerations are par for the course with Scott Dunn, allowing you to sit back, relax, and soak it all up.
If you’re dreaming of an utterly charming, romantic, and relaxing beach holiday with your partner, why not consider some of our favourite destinations along the sparkling Mediterranean coast?
When it comes to couples holidays in Europe, there’s really no better place for an adventure, and of course, for romance. Europe boasts a wealth of diverse experiences to enjoy, replete with historic cities, vibrant cultures, and breathtaking rural retreats; you could spend a lifetime travelling here and still only scratch the surface.
When planning a break with your loved one, we understand how important it is that you feel comfortable. That’s why, from savouring delectable pasta dishes in Italy to exploring ornate temples in Thailand, we’ll help you find the perfect LGBTQ+ friendly holiday where you know you can relax and be yourself.
Everyone remembers their first safari. Hearing the trumpeting of an elephant echo across the savanna, or the magical experience of glimpsing a mother leopard playing with her newborn cub. Gazing across a clear night sky full of stars as you regale the whole lodge with your wildlife sightings from the day. As a couple, these are the moments you’ll never forget.
Yearning to add some excitement to your daily life? Whether you want to inhale the fresh ocean air as you stand atop Hawaii’s impressive Diamond Head peak or feel the wind in your hair as you kayak along Lake Tanganyika in Africa, our travel experts will create an adventure like no other, just for you.
Perhaps you’ve always longed to travel to Antarctica, or you want to spend a sabbatical exploring Asia. Maybe your lifelong dream is to spend a month combining safari, trekking and culture in Africa, or to fly around the world stopping off at the pyramids, Machu Picchu and Angkor Wat. Whatever your plans, this is no ordinary holiday and we’re here to transform it from a dream into reality.
The Best Destinations for Couples Holidays
While a luxury resort in Mexico or Mauritius might be perfect for some couples, others might be craving a foodie holiday in Italy, or an active adventure exploring Iceland. Discover our favourite destinations for couples - from Lake Como, to Antigua, Antarctica and beyond...
A country that truly packs a punch, Italy is bursting at the seams with spectacular scenery, intriguing cities and the finest cuisine imaginable.
Antigua, The Caribbean
As well as enjoying the Caribbean climate, an abundance of gorgeous beaches and stunning scenery, this beautiful island is a good choice for those who like to feel the stamp of history around them.
Mexico, North America
Mexico is perhaps Central America's most iconic destination, and offers world-class resorts and a thrilling variety of cultural and natural riches.
Mauritius, The Indian Ocean
Mauritius is located in the Indian Ocean, with breathtaking white sandy beaches, crystal-clear blue waters and wonderful luxury properties. Visitors are enchanted by the delicious cuisine, fantastic service and interesting mix of Indian and Creole cultures.
South Africa, Africa
South Africa is one of the most beautiful and varied countries on the planet; there truly is something for everyone here.
On this spectacular continent you can experience Earth's last frontier and trace the routes of past explorers to witness extraordinary landscapes of haunting beauty.
The Best Hotels and Itineraries For Couples Holidays
Let our travel experts get to know you and what makes you tick so we can handpick your perfect accommodation. We’ve got everything from chic hotel resorts to over-water villas and intimate boutique hideaways just waiting to be explored...
Asni, Atlas Mountains
An exquisite Atlas Mountain retreat near Asni, the luxurious, boutique Kasbah Tamadot combines relaxation with adventure in a stylish, indulgent and authentic setting. The image of the hotel's infinity pool is iconic with views across the valley below.
GBP £1,500 Per person
Mandarin Oriental Barcelona
Mandarin Oriental Barcelona merges high-end style with classic luxury in the heart of cultural Barcelona. The decor is chic with ample space and exceptional dining, while the spa is the perfect place to unwind away from the hustle and bustle of the city.
Miraflores Park, A Belmond Hotel
Miraflores Park, A Belmond Hotel is a luxurious European-style hotel, which forms part of the prestigious Belmond group and is located in the exclusive Miraflores district of Lima by the Pacific Ocean and within easy reach of superb restaurants.
Silversea Silver Explorer
Visit The Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica
Discover Antarctica in absolute comfort and style with Silversea's premium expedition ship, Silver Explorer. Travel on this ice-strengthened vessel around the Antarctic Peninsula, accompanied by specialist guides.
Sorrel River Ranch
Moab, The Southwest, United States of America
Idyllically set on the banks of the Colorado River beneath weathered red rock mesas in an area made famous by John Wayne, Sorrel River Ranch is a spectacular place to experience the countless adventure opportunities of Utah’s rivers, canyons and desert.
Norwegian Fjords, Norway
Storfjord Hotel, with its panoramic views to the fjord and warm welcome is one of a kind in Norway. Its beautiful décor with sheepskins, tweeds and rough wood, and antiques and knickknacks dotted about give this boutique hotel a charming ambience.
The Balmoral, a Rocco Forte Hotel
The Balmoral is Edinburgh's 'Grande Dame', opened in 1902 it retains a wonderful old-world charm, but has been given a loving splash of luxury and style by Rocco Forte. With its attentive service, it is the go-to hotel in Edinburgh.
The Resort at Paws Up
Montana, The Rockies, United States of America
The Resort at Paws Up is a Montana wilderness resort and ranch with enchanting cabins and safari-like luxury tents, situated on the legendary Blackfoot River, and offering an unforgettable mixture of adventure and luxury for couples and families alike.
The Treehotel is one of the most unique design-led hotels you will ever stay in; a choice of a treehouse ranging from a Bird's Nest to a UFO. Set in the stunning wilds of Swedish Lapland, it is a perfect destination for winter fun or summer adventures.
Limerick, Galway, Connemara and the West, Ireland
An historic manor house dating back to the 19th century, Adare Manor boasts elegant, contemporary interiors alongside its original gothic architecture. This 840-acre estate is the perfect base to explore beautiful Southwest Ireland.
Chile and Argentina Lakes Uncovered
Santiago, Valparaíso, Chiloé, Puerto Varas, Bariloche and Buenos Aires
Experience the very best of Chile and Argentina’s beautiful Lake District on this all-encompassing, action packed itinerary. This unforgettable adventure combines a little history and culture with natural landscapes and pure wilderness, whilst staying at a mixture of characterful, unique and luxurious hotels.
GBP £6,500 pp
Santiago, Torres del Paine National Park, Lake District, Atacama Desert, Easter Island, Casablanca Valley
Chile is the ultimate destination for lovers of nature and the great outdoors, and this complete itinerary takes you on a tour of its most spectacular landscapes. From glacial mountains to windswept deserts, mirror like lakes surrounded by volcanoes to rows of vineyards and the mystical Maoi of Easter Island; you will take in Chile's best bits.
GBP £7,200 pp
Guatemala and Belize Uncovered
Antigua, Lake Atitlan, Tikal, Mountain Pine Ridge, Orange Walk District
Uncover the fascinating history and rich biodiversity of these two very different awe-inspiring countries. Explore colonial cities, visit bustling local markets, glide across lakes flanked by smoking volcanoes, discover ancient ruins and observe wildlife hidden in the jungle.
GBP £4,300 pp
Nairobi, Maasai Mara & Kenya Coast
Delve into the wilderness of a private conservancy in the world famous Masai Mara, getting up close to spectacular wildlife and chasing those famous African sunsets. You’ll be staying in one of the most stylish safari camps around where you can spend your nights relishing on fine cuisine. Top this off with an indulgent stay on Kenya’s radiant...
GBP £6,600 pp
Peru & Argentina Uncovered
Lima, Sacred Valley, Machu Picchu, Cusco, Mendoza & Buenos Aires
This unique journey through Peru and Argentina will appeal to both foodies and adventurous travellers. Explore the highlights of Peru, including Machu Picchu, before sampling Malbecs in the vineyards of Mendoza. Encounter spectacular scenery, get under the skin of fascinating ancient cultures and enjoy delicious food and wines, staying in small,...
GBP £7,500 pp
Ruaha National Park & Pemba Island
Fall into the romance of the African bush on this stylish Tanzanian journey that steps away from the crowds. Expect the extraordinary at these handpicked and owner-run luxury boutique lodges that break with convention. Venture through towering baobab trees in the golden evening light while elephants graze lazily in the distance. Dive into the...
GBP £7,700 pp
Col del Sacramento, Carmelo, Montevideo, Quebrada de los Cuervos, Rocha, Jose Ignacio
With a fabulously laidback atmosphere it’s only fitting to take in Uruguay’s highlights at your own pace on this classic self-drive itinerary. Visit colonially influenced urban areas, wander through rows of gorgeous vineyards, uncover rolling green countryside and enjoy rugged unspoilt coastline.
GBP £5,500 pp
Ultimate New York and Miami
New York and Miami
An ideal December getaway; begin by hitting Madison Avenue in New York for a Christmas shopping before heading down to Miami to soak up some winter sun. Try ice skating in Central Park, catch a Broadway show and top it all off with some beach relaxation.
GBP £3,800 pp
Iguazu Falls, Ibera Wetlands, Buenos Aires, Peninsula Valdes, El Calafate
Wetlands and whales await on this Argentinean adventure, taking in some of the country’s best wilderness areas. From the thundering Iguazu Falls to the vast but little-known Ibera Wetlands and the rugged coastline of Peninsula Valdes, you’ll delve into Argentina’s wildest regions and meet creatures great and small that reside in these areas. We’ve...
GBP £6,200 pp
Orange Walk, Cayo District, Hopkins & Ambergris Caye
Take a walk on the wild side. This action-packed itinerary promises the adventure of a lifetime, discover ancient temples and wildlife hidden in dense jungle and uncover exotic marine life below the glittering turquoise waters of the Caribbean.
GBP £6,000 pp
Couples Holidays Guides and Inspiration
Looking for the best holiday ideas for couples? Whether you’re a dynamic duo that likes an adrenaline-fuelled adventure or a newly-wed couple after something romantic, don’t miss our couples holiday guides and inspiration written by our in the know travel experts.