A honeymoon is a trip we spend months planning, almost dreaming of, so it will be special, different, unforgettable, beautiful, exotic, luxurious, relaxing, romantic, perfect, better than any trip you ever had. “Dream” is the keyword on a honeymoon trip and to those who can dream, there is no such place as far away. They say happiness consists of living each day as if it were the first day of your honeymoon so you better pick the best place to do so. Take a look at our 10 Best Luxurious Honeymoon Destinations:
Santorini, Greece – Some say that Santorini was the original home of the lost city of Atlantis, which long ago disappeared into the ocean’s depths and whatever is left is beautiful beaches and stately whitewashed churches. Spend your honeymoon and lay on the colorful beaches, watch the archaeological delights of the impressively preserved Ancient Akrotiri, climb the ancient stairs that lead to the historic city of Manolas in Thirassia and don’t forget to catch a breathtaking view of the caldera, an amazing turquoise pool of water that serves as nucleus for the varied isles of this archipelago.
Where to stay? Mystique Resort Santorini – Stylish property consisting of 35 suites and villas built exactly on Oia’s most famous cliffs with dazzling views of clear blue equatorial waters towards the volcano and the Aegean Caldera. 18 km from Santorini Airport and 20 km from Athinios Port.
Zanzibar, Tanzania – Almost 60% of the visitors that come to Zanzibar are on a Tanzania honeymoon. The island is, without doubt, a wonderful island of tropical white-sand beaches, lush plantations, incredible history and fascinating culture. Above all what we really appreciate about Zanzibar is that despite ever increasing numbers of visitors, it remains resolutely African. For those adventurous couples looking to honeymoon in an exotic location, the island of Zanzibar will provide a rich and romantic experience. Zanzibar is a destination like no other. Explore multiple cultures, diverse cuisine, pristine coral reefs or deep sea game fishing.
Where to stay? Royal Zanzibar Beach Resort – Of all the Zanzibar hotels, Royal Zanzibar Beach Resort stands out from the crowd. The resort is set in almost 20 acres of paradise located on the North Shores of exotic Zanzibar, just outside the town of Nungwi, an area that enjoys warm and sunny weather almost year ‘round. This beautifully designed resort has a relaxed and friendly atmosphere and offers an all-inclusive concept. It has a unique blend of buildings designed in Swahili / Zanzibari architecture and enjoys the most spectacular white sand beach on the island.
Florence, Italy – If you are searching after an elegant city to spend an extraordinary honeymoon, then Florence is the right choice for you, offering a romantic setting surrounded by art, majestic palaces, squares and churches. Your dining experiences are guaranteed to be superb and romantic as Tuscan cuisine and refined wines are among the country’s best. Once honeymooning in Tuscany, you will understand why so many artists have made its landscape their permanent canvas. Florence is the capital of Tuscany and has been called the “jewel in the crown of the Renaissance”. It is a romantic destination of its own.
Where to stay? Four Seasons Hotel Firenze – “Experience one of the world’s oldest and most beautiful cities from a quiet garden sanctuary, flanked by historic buildings and lush with modern amenities. Be near the best Florence has to offer while enjoying the rest and relaxation of a modern urban resort at Four Seasons Hotel Firenze.”
Paris, France – Even if you take away the luxurious hotels, amazing palaces, incredible shopping, mind-blowing art, and the amazing red wine, Paris would still be the most romantic honeymoon spot for many people.
Where to stay? Mandarin Oriental Paris – Situated on rue Saint-Honoré, one of the most fashionable streets in the world, Mandarin Oriental Paris lies in the heart of this wonderful city. Surrounded by haute couture and only steps from the Louvre, this hotel exudes timeless elegance with beautiful interiors, dining by Thierry Marx, a serene spa and legendary service.
Bora Bora – Known as one of the best honeymoon locations in the world surrounded by a vast ocean area, strewn with faraway outer islands, each with a mystique of its own
Where to stay? Four Seasons Resort Bora Bora defines the essence of a superb honeymoon. As a destination setting, whether for just the two of you or for your whole party, they make weddings and honeymoons seamless and inspiring.
Monte Carlo, Monaco – Monte Carlo, which lies in the French Riviera on the Mediterranean Sea in Monaco is known internationally as a playground for the rich and famous. It is widely known for its casinos, gambling, glamour, luxurious yachts and for sightings of wealthy businessmen and famous people. The permanent population is about 3,000. Monte Carlo quarter includes not only Monte Carlo proper where the famous Le Grand Casino is located. It also includes the neighborhoods of Saint-Michel, Saint-Roman/Tenao, and the beach community of Larvotto.
Where to stay? Overlooking the Mediterranean, The Hôtel Hermitage epitomizes a certain carefree elegance at the highest level. Built in the early 1900s, this historic luxury hotel offers an intimate and relaxed ambiance, a haven of peace in the heart of Monte-Carlo. Here, understated luxury is the rule. The decor is either like an endless poem or pure reserve. White dominates, interspersed with touches of color, aggrandizing the decor. It’s the perfect refuge for love.
Fiji – Relax in one of the world’s most spectacular and hospitable locations. With 322 pristine islands, Fiji offers as much to do as you desire. Enjoy scuba diving, snorkeling, rafting, windsurfing, hike along rugged cliffs or explore a native village and watch a traditional fire-walking ceremony. Discover a true paradise on earth near bursting with sun-soaked silken sands, surrounded by sapphire and cerulean waters, and covered with lush palm trees. Fiji will make your romantic dream come true.
Where to stay? At Royal Davui Island Resort – The shell symbolizes our invitation for you to come to our island paradise. Just a few guests can be accommodated at Royal Davui, so be prepared for an exclusive and exceptional experience from the moment of your arrival. Here the world-renowned warmth and hospitality of the Fijian people await you. At this premier Fiji resort is an adult only escape, offering an ideal tropical island escape, vacation, honeymoon or wedding. It is an exclusive adults-only sanctuary situated in Fiji’s spectacular Beqa Lagoon offering a level of Fijian luxury, elegance and privacy not found in today’s larger resorts.
Cancun, Mexico – Where the cerulean blue Caribbean Sea meets a cloudless sky, the sun emerges to mark the beginning of another brilliant day at Cancun This oceanfront setting boasts a pristine beach that can keep you busy with a wealth of waterfront activities, or content to do nothing at all. Cancun offers a dream-like escape to another world, determined to leave you breathless.
Where to Stay? The Ritz-Carlton, Cancun – is a luxury hotel that embodies the vibrant yet quaint charm of Cancun set along one of the finest beaches in Mexico. Enjoy the warm Caribbean afternoon breezes from a luxurious poolside chaise, master the cooking style of their affable chefs at The Culinary Center, give into the tranquility of Mayan-inspired spa treatments or let the soothing sound of the waves accompany your dinner on the beach. And when you must depart this beautiful Cancun hotel, a musical serenade of traditional Mexican songs will leave you with memories as sweet as the guitars’ melodies.
Las Vegas, USA – So maybe you didn’t escape to Las Vegas to elope, but who says you can’t celebrate your nuptials at this hot destination? Las Vegas is an ideal place for newlyweds looking for an action-packed and exciting honeymoon while having the option of being pampered, all for a reasonable price.
Where to stay? Mandarin Oriental Las Vegas – Stunningly designed and beautifully appointed, Mandarin Oriental, Las Vegas brings modern style and unbeatable service to the Strip. Soaring 47 stories above the world-famous Strip, the Mandarin Oriental, Las Vegas is part of unparalleled urban resort development. At the entrance to Aria, their stunning glass façade affords dynamic views of the city and the desert beyond, while our luxuriously appointed guestrooms offer the ultimate in comfort and serenity.
Maldives – With endless white beaches, calm blue lagoons and a lush jungle wilderness, the raw natural beauty of the Maldives provide the purest of backdrops for unadulterated romance. From a secluded sandbank table or marooned mid-ocean dinner to a tantric ritual for two, let your imagination (and romantic rendezvous) run wild.
Where to stay? The Maldives Four Seasons Resort at Landaa Giraavaru – a match made in heaven, whichever way you look at it …Sail into the sunset sipping champagne aboard the luxurious Landaa Summer and draw inspiration from the utopian unity of the surrounding UNESCO World Biosphere Reserve. Relax with your feet in the sand and your head in the clouds at a private dining table on Blu Beach, complemented by the fresh, Italian flavors of Chef Mirko’s delectable cuisine. Enjoy and cool off in your own pool with sweeping infinity views across the Indian Ocean. Take in stunning sunsets from your villa ideally positioned on a double-loaded jetty off the northwestern end of the island.