Couples Vacations in Europe
When it comes to couples vacations, there’s nowhere better for adventure and romance than the cities and sights of Europe. Boasting a wealth of experiences to enjoy; from historic cobbled streets to the most vibrant of cities, couples' vacations in Europe are truly special. With so much to discover, you could spend forever visiting Europe and find something new every time.
Our travel experts have lots of European vacation ideas for couples, from exploring the beautiful Tuscan countryside and the vineyards of Italy, to basking on the stunning beaches of the Mediterranean. If you’re after truly romantic vacations in Europe, get cozy in a private cabin in Iceland and gaze at the spectacular Northern Lights, or alternatively, enjoy a lazy Sunday eating croissants with your sweetheart in quaint French cafes.
At Scott Dunn, we provide all the personal touches and first-class service that you’d expect to make your trip the best European vacation for couples. Using their own extensive travel experience, our experts will also arrange private tours, book romantic meals in the best local restaurants for you, and help you discover all the hidden gems so your trip is filled with moments you’ll never forget.
The Best Couples Vacation Spots in Europe
Our experts know all the best spots for couples vacations in Europe and will help you craft a vacation that’s unique to you. Whether your dream trip involves taking in the salty, sea air and sunshine in Greece, or going on a wilderness adventure together in Norway - discover our favorite European vacation destinations below.
Delve into the lavender-infused fields of Provence, soak up the glitz of the French riviera or head to the Alps for world-famous skiing.
A country that truly packs a punch, Italy is bursting at the seams with spectacular scenery, intriguing cities and the finest cuisine imaginable.
With stunning coastlines, rolling vineyards and cities packed full of history, Portugal's diverse landscapes combine to create a vibrant destination, rich in culture and tradition.
Spain, with its extensive coastline, colorful culture and fabulous food, is at the same time both vibrant and relaxing.
Exquisite islands, beautiful coastline, ancient stories and delicious food all play their part in the worldwide appeal of Greece.
With an endless list of geological wonders, it’s the astounding landscapes that really steal the show when it comes to experiences in Iceland...and they are best seen by air!
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Our travel experts will take the time to get to know you and what you want from your couples vacation, including your ideal accommodation. Take a look at our selection of exclusive hotels, secluded villas and welcoming ski lodges, and get ready to begin your adventure...
Six Senses Kaplankaya
Kaplankaya, Bodrum, Turkey
Overlooking the sparkling waters of the Aegean Sea on Turkey’s west coast, Six Senses Kaplankaya is a beautiful resort which caters to families and couples and is ideally placed for exploring the region’s impressive archaeological sites and coastline.
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 center of Borgo Santo Pietro, offers guests a luxurious haven in which to relax and unwind.
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.
Grand Hotel Tremezzo
Grand Hotel Tremezzo rises majestically above Lake Como. The hotel is unusual as it mixes contemporary and traditional styles effortlessly. Antiques sit beside vivid modern fabrics & the beach club & luxury spa bring this historic hotel right up-to-date.
Porto Heli, The Peloponnese, Greece
Located on a hilltop overlooking Porto Heli on the east coast of the Peloponnese sits the luxurious Amanzoe. This 38-suite resort and spa offers guests a haven of peace and tranquillity, with panoramic sea views and stunning private beach club.
Finca Cortesin is a beautiful, boutique hotel in the south of Spain, set in the lovely Andalucian countryside between Marbella and Sotogrande. Finca Cortesin's spacious suites and impeccable service create the perfect ambience for a luxury vacation.
Finca La Donaira
Finca La Donaira, a one-of-a-kind boutique eco-luxury property, is set high in the Andalucian countryside between Seville and Ronda. Unparalleled service, food and outdoor experiences create a perfect contrast to sightseeing in southern Spain.
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.
Sao Lourenco do Barrocal
Monsaraz, Alentejo, Portugal
Just two hours east of Lisbon, São Lourenço do Barrocal is a beautiful farm estate in the heart of rural Alentejo. Surrounded by olive groves, vineyards and flower-covered meadows, it's a short distance from medieval Monsaraz and the Roman ruins of Evora.
The Retreat at Blue Lagoon
Blue Lagoon, South Iceland, Iceland
Overlooking rugged lava fields and surrounded by the healing waters of Iceland's iconic Blue Lagoon, The Retreat at Blue Lagoon effortlessly combines nature and luxury to create the ultimate spa destination, perfect for relaxation and rejuvenation.
Istanbul, Cappadocia & Bodrum
This varied and engaging itinerary is designed to give you a fantastic insight into Turkey, combining the cultural sights with wild and romantic landscapes and the beautiful Turkish coastline. Explore the magnificent mosques and bustling bazaars of Istanbul with an expert guide before rising up in a hot air balloon to gain a birds-eye view of the...
Athens, Crete & Santorini
Delve into the wonderful world of Greek cuisine with a gourmet journey through Athens and the islands, sampling some of the very best flavors and delicacies Greece has to offer. From authentic bakeries in Athens to local distilleries on Santorini, this mouth-watering itinerary is the perfect introduction to the tastes of Greece.
Perfect Pairings: Lisbon & Rural Alentejo
Let us take you on a thrilling adventure as we guide you through the lesser known gems of Lisbon and Alentejo. Taking you along the road less traveled you will submerge in bespoke private out of hours tours, the secret nooks of Sintra and unearth palace secrets as our expert guides share their passion and knowledge. Along with awe-inspiring beauty,...
Perfect Pairings: Seville & Rural Andalucia
Delve into the vibrant seduction of Seville as you discover its deepest roots before diving headfirst into the glorious beauty of the countryside. Wind your way through Seville’s captivating streets soaking up life as a local whilst exploring the lesser-known corners on bespoke tours. Let peace and tranquillity wash over you as you submerge in the...
European vacation ideas for couples
Looking for ideas to make the most of your couples vacation in Europe? Whether you want to take to the slopes on a luxury skiing vacation or unwind with a spa vacation fit for two, we’ve put together the best tips from our in-the-know travel experts so you can start planning your trip.