Luxury Honeymoon Holidays
Your honeymoon should be the most memorable, magical holiday you've ever taken. It’s the perfect excuse to do something really special, and our luxury honeymoon packages are as unique as every couple.
Whether it’s relaxing on a tropical beach just yards from your elegant private villa, adventuring in Sri Lanka before heading to the Maldives, or perhaps you're looking to excite your senses with a guided safari whilst on honeymoon in South Africa.
Our Travel Consultants take into account your budget, timings, and thoughts about the kind of honeymoon holiday you want to experience, as well as the special touches you want it to include. Here, you can browse ideas for luxury honeymoons according to the particular style you’re looking for – and remember, as we’re completely tailor-made, almost anything is possible. Find out how your friends and family can help you to enjoy the honeymoon of a lifetime with our honeymoon list service.
Some of the most romantic cities and in the world can be found in Europe, as well as hot spots on the coast and beautiful islands such as Capri. The potential for a magical escape here is huge. Your honeymoon could incorporate a few days strolling around the little streets and waterways of Venice followed by a stay on Croatia’s coastline of crystal-clear water and hidden beaches. Or perhaps you’d like to explore cultural Seville before heading to the tranquil Andalucian countryside.
The Best Destinations for Luxury Honeymoons
From travelling through the fascinating cultural hubs of Vietnam and Cambodia to exploring Venice by boat or dining al fresco on the Amalfi Coast, our honeymoon packages promise to offer a romantic, joyful and unforgettable experience that you’ll forever remember. Explore our range of honeymoon holiday destinations or speak to our travel experts for more information.
A country that truly packs a punch, Italy is bursting at the seams with spectacular scenery, intriguing cities and the finest cuisine imaginable.
The Maldives, The Indian Ocean
The Maldives Archipelago is an expansive cluster of islands surrounded by the turquoise waters of the Indian Ocean - arguably the ultimate paradise island experience.
Sri Lanka, Asia
Sri Lanka simply has it all: tropical beaches, cooler mountainous, monumental waterfalls, incredible wildlife, tea plantations, fabulous food and diverse culture featuring time old ancient sites.
Astonishingly exotic and graced with some of the finest temples on earth, Cambodia is a small country with an intoxicating history and a huge heart.
There are few places in the world where you can experience an exotic and rich culture the way that you do when you travel in Vietnam.
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A honeymoon in January is not only a fabulous opportunity to escape the British winter - it is also one of the best times of year to visit the Caribbean, Indian Ocean and parts of Australasia. Or if you'd rather embrace the winter, January is a great month for a ski honeymoon in the Alps! Our honeymoon specialists recommend honeymoon destinations and itineraries that work best for a honeymoon in January.
For those craving some winter sun on their honeymoon, there’s plenty on offer in February, as well as fabulous skiing in the Alps and North America. Malaysia, Thailand and Cambodia are all wonderful too, as well as South Africa. East Africa is great for safaris at this time – or for gorgeous African beaches, Zanzibar is a good choice. In the west, there’s the Caribbean and parts of South America. February is when you can experience Rio’s carnival – we can even arrange your carnival tickets for you.
If you prefer balmy climes at this time of year a honeymoon in March is the perfect opportunity to visit the Maldives and Sri Lanka as they are in their prime season, as well as plenty of south east Asia, including Malaysia and Vietnam. Japan is a treat in late March, too – this is when you can see the cherry blossom in all its glory - an omen for good fortune and an emblem for love.
For a honymoon in the sun, Mauritius and the Seychelles are good choices, as well as the Caribbean and parts of Central America. Further south, Chile is full of potential adventures and exotic sights. In Southeast Asia, Indonesia’s blissful islands are waiting to be discovered, and in Thailand, New Year is celebrated from 13-15 April at the Songkran festival.
If you are looking to go on your honeymoon in May the European continent is warming up nicely. South East Asia is beautiful at this time of year, as well as Australasia. China and Japan are other exciting options, or for African beaches and amazing blue waters, Mozambique is a good choice in May.
For a honeymoon in Europe, Italy is incredibly romantic and is beautiful at this time of year. Beyond Europe, there is all kinds of wonderful wildlife to experience in June. You could head to Western Australia for whale sharks, or Madagascar for its myriad of extraordinary species of animal and plant. Elsewhere in Africa, this is prime game viewing season in Zambia and Malawi. Then there’s the Caribbean and the adventure of Colombia and Peru, to name just a few more exciting destinations for a honeymoon in June.
If you are looking to honeymoon in July, the Mediterranean is perhaps at its best, before parts become a little too hot for some in August. Couples can find romance in Italy’s cities, and the endless beaches across the Med. If a tropical desert island is what you are looking for, many parts of south east Asia are perfect in July, or, if you want natural spectacles, head to Africa. The great migration is full flow, with wildebeest, zebras and Thomson’s gazelle making their annual arrival in the luscious grasslands of the Massai Mara, where the big five have been waiting for months.
For a honeymoon in Europe, you could head to Cyprus or Spain, or to Rome which comes alive for 6 weeks of the summer, with memorable live music from opera to rock, open air film screens, hundreds of galleries and Cabaret festivals. Further a-field, Australia has plenty to offer couples, and Africa is in its game-viewing prime, and in Chile you can ski!
September is great time to go on honeymoon, with plenty on offer. If you want to head East, Dubai and Oman are wonderful in September, and further still, Japan and China, are in their prime, too. As well as offering fabulous game viewing, Africa’s ocean waters are equally as enticing. This is the best of year to spot humpback whales in Tanzania, and to go diving in Mozambique. South America also has lots to offer, including skiing in Chile, and all kinds of adventures in Argentina.
For those who are looking to spot wildlife on their honeymoon, the migration is still taking place in East Africa, displaying the wildlife in all its glory. In Mozambique it’s a good time to spot humpback whales and go diving in the corals. The islands of the Indian Ocean also lure many sun-seekers around this time. From eating sun-ripened mango in Rajasthan, to snorkelling in Mauritius or cruising down the Nile in Egypt, there’s a rich choice of things to do and places to see if you are going on honeymoon in October.
If you are looking for a rich cultural experience on your honeymoon, the Ganga festival is taking place along the great river Ganges in India as the city of Varanasi pays tribute to the river that has been their lifeline for centuries. White sands, green peaks and emerald waters in the Caribbean. Surfing hot spots, windswept prairies and tabletop mountains along the Brazilian coast. Ruined palaces, zebu markets and whale watching in Madagascar. November is also a fine time for an exotic honeymoon.
If you are keen to get some winter sun on your honeymoon before the festive season, or you fancy spending your first Christmas together somewhere exotic, there is a huge choice of destinations that are fabulous in December. You could opt for hot, white sand and deep azure lagoons in Thailand, sailing in the Caribbean, plunging gorges and thick jungles in Mexico, or misty forests, winding rivers and majestic volcanoes in Costa Rica.
The Best Hotels and Itineraries for Honeymoon Holidays
Our entirely customisable honeymoon packages and bespoke travel booking service allows you to plan your dream honeymoon down to every last detail. We get to know every couple in order to carefully select the perfect accommodation and day-to-day activities; whether it’s a rainforest adventure complete with a luxury lodge or an ultra-relaxing remote island hideaway.
Comuna do Ibitipoca
Ibitipoca Reserve, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Get away from it all and experience wonderful Brazilian hospitality at the unique and very personal Comuna do Ibitipoca. It is an authentic countryside retreat set at the heart of a scenic 3,000 hectare reserve 3.5 hour drive north of Rio de Janeiro.
Anavilhanas Jungle Lodge
Anavilhanas Jungle Lodge is one of the most comfortable lodges in the Brazilian Amazon Rainforest, nestled within a vast stretch of untouched jungle, adjacent to the Anavilhanas Archipelago on Brazil's Rio Negro. Offers wonderfully varied excursions.
Borgo Santo Pietro
This stunning boutique hotel located in the heart of the Tuscan countryside exudes charm and history. The lovingly converted 13th century villa, the centre of Borgo Santo Pietro, offers guests a luxurious haven in which to relax and unwind.
Praiano, Amalfi Coast, Italy
Casa Angelina is a contemporary 39-room boutique hotel set on a cliff with beautiful views over the Amalfi Coast. Whether you want to explore the fascinating coastline, relax on the beach or try delicious local cuisine, Casa Angelina is the ideal choice.
Cavas Wine Lodge
Cavas Wine Lodge is an award-winning Relais & Chateaux property at the foot of the Andes in Argentina's most famous wine growing region, 30 minutes south of Mendoza and a superb place in which to experience the wonderful varietals of South America.
Perthshire, Scottish Highlands, United Kingdom
Think Gleneagles and golf instantly comes to mind, but a stay at Gleneagles is about far more than that. It is a luxury bolthole surrounded by an adventure playground: rolling glens and the fresh Scottish air just waiting to be explored and breathed in.
Hotel das Cataratas, A Belmond Hotel
Iguaçu Falls, Brazil
Hotel das Cataratas has a spellbinding location just a short stroll from the spectacular Iguazu Falls and is the only hotel located within Brazil’s National Park. This colonial-style Belmond residence is the most exclusive place to stay.
Iniala Harbour House Hotel
Sink into luxury as you soak up the stunning harbour views from the Iniala, hugging an exclusive location overlooking the Three Cities. A luxury boutique hotel offering an abundance of elegant style, exceptional service and Michelin starred cuisine.
Inkaterra Reserva Amazonica
Puerto Maldonado, Peruvian Amazon, Peru
Reserva Amazonica is a wonderful rustic eco-lodge with very comfortable accommodation and excellent facilities in a private nature reserve in Peru's southern Amazon near Puerto Maldonado. Superb guided excursions to explore the stunning flora and fauna.
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.
Exceptional Marrakech & Moorish Spain
Seville, Cordoba, Granada & Marrakech
Intoxicating culture, exotic cities, tapas and tagines await on this luxury adventure through Southern Spain and Morocco. Discover the rich intertwined history of Seville, Cordoba and Granada and the enticing colours of Marrakech's medina.
Seville, Cordoba & Granada
Andalucia's cities are intoxicating and fascinating, packed with culture and breathtaking architecture, and boasting a history dating back centuries. Exploring Seville, Cordoba and Granada offers an insight into authentic Spain and its age-old traditions.
Kuala Lumpur, Sandakan, Kinabatangan River & Gaya Island
A journey through the heart of Malaysian Borneo showcasing the very best this diverse country has to offer. Discover metropolitan Kuala Lumpur before exploring the dense Borneo Rainforest. See pygmy elephants and orangutans in the pristine Kinabatangan Wetlands area before enjoying some respite on one of Sabah's beautiful outer islands, Gaya...
Okavango Delta, Linyanti & Makgadikgadi Pans
Botswana has long been known to offer the ultimate safari experience. This stunning itinerary does just that, showcasing some of Botswana’s most luxurious lodges in incredible game viewing areas whilst offering top-notch service along the way. This, along with the beautiful scenery of the Linyanti, the unique eco-system of the Moremi and the...
Ultimate Brazil & Argentina
Buenos Aires, Iguazu Falls, Rio, Florianopolis
A great value holiday or honeymoon combining the vibrant and contrasting rhythms of Buenos Aires and Rio de Janeiro, the thundering Iguazu Falls and the laid back beaches of Florianopolis. This is a fantastic introduction to the wonders of South America.
San Francisco, Sonoma Valley, Big Sur, Santa Barbara, Los Angeles
A superbly stylish journey through California, staying at the finest hotels, and combining the vibrancy of Los Angeles and San Francisco, an extraordinary retreat on Big Sur, a trip to the stunning Sonoma Valley and the very best of coastal living in Santa Barbara.
Atacama, Santiago, Lake District, Torres del Paine and Winelands
Chile has a wealth of dramatic landscapes to discover and this itinerary takes in some of the real highlights, including the spectacular Torres del Paine in Patagonia and the rugged Atacama Desert to the north, staying in unique and quality accommodations throughout.
Beijing, Xian, Chengdu, Yangtze River & Shanghai
This classic itinerary provides a brilliant introduction to China, from the almighty Great Wall of China to the fascinating Terracotta Army. During your trip you’ll visit all the key highlight destinations including Beijing, Xian, Chengdu and Shanghai with private guiding throughout to ensure you make the most out of your adventure, uncovering the...
Ultimate Colombia & Galapagos
Bogota, Medellin, Cartagena, Quito & Galapagos
Be enchanted by Colombia's vibrant cities, each with its own distinctive flavour, before flying over to the Galapagos for a once-in-a-lifetime stay on this magical archipelago, spotting its unique and colourful wildlife in water & on land.
Ultimate Costa Rica
Central Valley, Arenal, Osa Peninsula & Manuel Antonio
This incredible trip showcases the very best of Costa Rica from verdant coffee plantations, volcanoes, wildlife rich jungles and adrenalin fuelled activities to effortlessly chic properties that make for a truly memorable stay.
Honeymoon Holiday Guides and Inspiration
Need more inspiration for honeymoon holiday destinations and activities? From the most peaceful honeymoons imaginable to action-packed getaways, take a peek at our luxury honeymoon guides to see how you can celebrate life as newlyweds with an extraordinary trip.