Top 10 honeymoon destinations
Our travel specialists share our top 10 honeymoon destinations.
Our honeymoon specialists love giving inspiration and advice on planning the perfect honeymoon. They have compiled their favourite honeymoon picks from around the world to give a few ideas but this is just a taste of what we can do. All our luxury honeymoons are bespoke and tailored to you. For more on all the honeymoons below and to discuss the hundreds of options we can craft for you call one of our honeymoon specialists.
This great honeymoon combination is a beautiful South American love affair between tango nights in Buenos Aires, and the cool laid back beach style of Jose Ignacio on the Uruguayan coast. Stay at the uber-cool Faena in Argentina’s buzzing capital city, with a stunning pool and the best tango show in the city, your Latin adventure starts here. Then on to Estancia Vik, on Uruguay’s unspoilt coastline. Here you can totally relax and get away from everything.
Coral Lodge is a unique and romantic barefoot beach retreat in a secluded spot on Mozambique’s stunning and unspoilt northern coastline. There are just 10 rustic villas, all located right on the picture perfect white sand beach. Honeymooners can enjoy a sunset dhow cruise through the turquoise waters or a picnic on your own private island. Or for those looking for something more active, there is fantastic diving, fishing and a host of water-sports available.
Nestling in turquoise waters in the far north of Seychelles, Denis Island offers the ultimate barefoot luxury experience. Step out from your cottage on to the stunning white sand beach, relax on your verandah, explore the island or enjoy an indulgent spa treatment in your own private cabana. Denis Island will embrace you with a warm welcome for an unforgettable experience.
For the purest white-sand beaches and the turquoise Caribbean, choose Esencia, an intimately stylish beachfront retreat on Mexico's Riviera Maya. Fill your days with snorkelling and diving, exploring Mayan ruins or pampering yourself in the hotel's organic jungle spa, and enjoy margaritas and gourmet romantic candle-lit dinners in the evening.
Set on the beautiful island of St Lucia, this stunning hotel certainly has the ultimate wow factor. With Sanctuaries so breathtaking you will never want to leave them, romance is assured. Honeymooners receive champagne and canapes as well as a half day sailing cruise.
On a paradise island in the depths of the South Pacific, lies Likuliku Lagoon, undoubtedly one of the most romantic and picturesque honeymoon destinations in the world. Featuring Fiji's only over-water Bures, with glass floor panels affording views into the azure lagoon below, Likuliku is ideal for a relaxing and luxurious getaway. The property boasts delicious Pacific Rim cuisine, stunning dive sites nearby and attentive service, allowing you to soak up the magical views and laid-back Fijian way of life.
With jaw-dropping views out over the iconic limestone karsts of Phang Nga Bay, the Ocean View Villas at Six Senses Yao Noi are the Asia Pacific team’s top pick for a honeymoon. With a secluded private pool and attentive butler service, these villas are the essence of rustic luxury and your private deck is the perfect spot for a romantic candle-lit BBQ, under the glittering night sky.
Soneva Fushi is everything you could possibly ask for, from a desert island holiday without compromising on the luxury. Combine vast water villas set over the aqua lagoon with private jungle reserves complete with personal swimming pools, throw in service which is second to none, exquisite food and exceptional touches like an outdoor cinema and a underground wine cellars, not to mention some of the best diving in the world and there is little left to wish for.
Few people know that you can do a 'safari and beach' honeymoon combining India and the Maldives. Spend 4 days in search of the Royal Bengal Tiger in the luxury Bagh Van lodge before heading the azure waters of the Maldives for some beach time. Bagh Van is an intimate lodge, offering a private ‘Machan’, or outdoor sleep out area for the night under the stars.
Spend three nights in the wonderful game rich South Luangwa National Park - rise early and explore the area with your expert guide, to find the lion, elephant and leopard that the park is famous for. Then, after a short charter flight across the border, take a scenic cessna flight up Lake Malawi to Likoma Island, and spend eight nights in this barefoot beach paradise in the middle of the crystal clear waters of Lake Malawi. Swim, snorkel, dive, explore the islands on the lodge's quadbikes, or just relax on the beach in one of the hammocks and soak up the atmosphere.