Top Honeymoon Destinations

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Where newlyweds can explore and relax, these top honeymoon destinations are the perfect selection of getaways. Whether it’s relaxing by the pool in Mexico, exploring the beautiful beaches of the Maldives or wandering through the incredible architecture of Santorini, these locations are your perfect paradise.

Las Ventanas Al Paraiso - Cabo San Lucas, Mexico

With a combination of mesmerising desert landscapes and ocean panoramas of the Sea of Cortez and the Pacific Ocean, Las Ventanas Al Paraiso is the perfect honeymoon retreat. This Rosewood Resort is nestled in Mexico’s Baja Peninsula and is filled with rich culinary experiences, wellness treatments, excursions to cater to all interests, and much more; this desert oasis will not disappoint.

Formed of 84 exclusive luxury rooms and suites, be spoilt for choice by enticing infinity pools, expansive terraces and exclusive villas directly on the water’s edge, each filled with cool Mexican motifs and artworks. Some of the rooms are equipped with a golden telescope, perfectly positioned for a spot of whale-watching or stargazing, as the glimmering stars share their beauty with the world.

Tantalise your tastebuds at the hotel’s new in-house restaurant, Arbol. Set above the Oasis pool, the restaurant is decorated with lantern-laded sculpted trees and vibrant colours, opening onto a shimmering pool with breathtaking views of the Cabo sunset. With Asian-inspired dishes from fine sushi to flavourful curries, this is truly a magical setting for your honeymoon.

Whether it’s rejuvenating at the hotel spa, admiring the endlessly beautiful settings or walking along the magnificent beach, a honeymoon getaway at Las Ventanas Al Paraiso couldn’t be any more perfect!

Diamonds Thudufushi Maldives - South Ari Atoll, Republic of Maldives

Nestled on the western edge of the South Ari Atoll lies this perfect resort for honeymooners, the Diamonds Thudufushi Maldives. Formed of beach bungalows and water villas hovering majestically on the Indian Ocean, with the marvellous blue of the Maldives as your muse, this is the perfect resort for you and your loved one to unwind.

For the best possible experience, stay in one of the water villas where you will be right in the heart of the Maldivian lifestyle and indulge in the mesmerising blue surroundings. Filled with elegant furnishings, your own private terrace and direct access to the ocean, you truly are in paradise here. With a host of activities, personalised experiences and watersports to hand, snorkel through the untouched coral reefs, revitalise yourself with morning yoga or explore the enchanting beaches of the South Ari Atoll.

Whether you dine in the over-water aqua restaurant that fuses European and Asian ingredients, or in the romantic Kakuni seafood restaurant with freshly-caught produce every day in a perfectly moonlit setting on the beach, Diamonds Thudufushi really doesn’t disappoint. Enjoy a cool beverage in the open-air Maakaha Main Bar, then retreat to the Veli Beach Bar after exploring the underwater world and indulge in white sands. Diamonds truly is a stay that you can personalise and craft into your very own Maldivian adventure.

Dar Assiya - Marrakech, Morocco

Situated in the 1000-year-old souk complex known as the Medina, lies the Moroccan majesty of Dar Assiya. Built in the fifteenth-century, this intimate hotel is filled with marble floors, calming pools and rooftop cabanas—the perfect honeymoon getaway for those aspiring to add a historical twist to their holiday.

The sand-coloured spaces of this enchanting riad are full of Moroccan handicrafts, Syrian furnishings, mother-of-pearl inlays and so much more. Relax in the luxurious atmosphere of the Patio, an oasis of peace inspired by Persian, Islamic and Andalusian architectural gardens, enjoy some delicious sophisticated Morrocan dishes at the in-house restaurant, then lie beneath the crystalline sky while the sun sets over the roof terrace.

Where snake charmers and leather workers go to barter, explore the bustling old town of the Medina. Wander through the busy markets, discover hidden treasures and indulge in the traditional life of Marrakech while you sample delicious Moroccan street food from the local food stalls.

A world full of tagines and spices, mint teas and baklava, a stay in Dar Assiya is the perfect honeymoon getaway in Marrakech after a long day exploring the Medina’s history.

Mezzatorre Hotel & Spa - Ischia, Italy

Surrounded by seven hectares of pinewood forest on top of a rocky headland is the exclusive Mezzatorre Hotel & Spa. Sat on the ruins of a sixteenth-century watchtower in Italy’s beautiful Ischia, the hotel is steeped in history. The magnificent panoramic views of the blue Tyrrhenian sea are only the start of what makes Mezzatorre the perfect romantic escape.

If complete relaxation is what you’re after, this small volcanic island is known for its thermal hot springs and healing waters, and relaxation is what it does best. Formed of 46 rooms and 11 suites, Mezzatorre is tastefully decorated with neutral shades and refined style, with gorgeous views of the pinewood gardens and crystal clear seas of the Gulf of Naples. After a long day of exploring this enchanting island, cool off in the sea waters at the hotel’s own private beach, salt-water outdoor or indoor pools and feel at one with the true meaning of relaxation.

Be spoilt for choice with two in-house restaurants boasting excellent Neapolitan cuisine. Choose from La Torre restaurant, where Italy’s ancient traditions are brought to the table with delicious local ingredients, or capture the freshness of the sea at La Baia, a poolside delicatessen with freshly-prepared catches of the day with a personal touch from the Chef.

Why not complete this relaxing honeymoon getaway by visiting the hotel’s wellness centre and spa? Recharge in one of the hydrotherapy pools, treat yourselves to some rejuvenating thermal treatments and leave behind the stress of everyday life with a pampering couples massage. Mezzatorre Resort & Spa truly is the perfect relaxing honeymoon getaway.

Plataran Borobudur Resort & Spa - Magelang Central Java, Indonesia

Venture off the beaten track into Indonesia’s beautiful oriental sanctuary of Plataran Borobudur Resort & Spa. With lush teak forests, striking Menoreh Hill backdrops and traditional Javanese buildings surrounding you, feel complete relaxation and total seclusion at this magnificent getaway.

Situated in Magelang Regency, Central Java, this hidden paradise in the Indonesian forest is the perfect honeymoon destination to be surrounded by ancient history. Explore the fascinating Borobudur Temple, the world’s largest Buddhist temple dating back to the ninth-century, and venture off the beaten track with an array of activities tailored by the hotel to discover the true spirit of Indonesia. Whether it’s river rafting, clay crafting or horse riding through rice fields, you’re spoilt for choice.

Formed of individual villas and Javanese buildings, indulge in your own private rain shower and take a dip in your own private pool. Combining luxury comforts with traditional touches, completely rejuvenate yourself in the tropical oasis of Plataran Borobudur Resort & Spa. Take a dip in the Padma Spa’s volcanic stone bath, and let the sprinkled lotus petals surrounding you complete your honeymoon getaway.

When it comes to tasting delicious Indonesian cuisine, you are in good hands with three exquisite restaurants to choose from. End your romantic evening at the Patio Venue, and take in the unparalleled views from your seats.

Palazzo Belmonte - Castellabate, Italy

Where kings of Italy and Spain were previously hosted, Palazzo Belmonte is your perfect royal escape. Perfectly positioned on the shore of the Cilento Coast, the former home of Prince Belmonte is arguably situated in the most picturesque part of Italy. Designed to epitomise the perfect marriage between traditional style and modern comfort, this luxurious hotel really is the perfect honeymoon getaway.

Just a stone’s throw away from the colourful houses and brightly painted fishing boats, the location of Palazzo Belmonte couldn’t be any more perfect. Explore beautiful beaches, mesmerising rocky cliffs and admire the enchanting private palaces infront of the Cilento coastline. Why not take a boat trip along the 6km stretch of private coast, take a dip in its clear blue waters, enjoy a romantic picnic and watch the sun set behind the Tyrrhenian Sea.

Made up of an array of rooms, suites, villas and apartments, indulge in chic furnishings and unwind in a relaxing atmosphere. Whether you choose rooms with sea views or lush gardens, the surroundings of Palazzo Belmonte will never fail to impress. Enjoy the menu at the hotel's Lounge Bar, envisaged by the Prince himself and taste the deliciously fresh local produce derived from the magnificent landscape.

Pegasus Suites & Spa - Santorini, Greece

Rediscover yourselves at the beautiful island of Santorini at the enchanting Pegasus Suites & Spa. With Imerovigli commonly being referred to as the "balcony of the Aegean", this is the ultimate getaway for honeymooners, offering picturesque views of the caldera. Enjoy the magic and the mystery of one of the most romantic destinations in the world, and take in all that Santorini has to offer.

Set over the Imerovigli cliffs and following the distinctive architecture of the island, Pegasus blends in effortlessly with the exclusiveness of the area; preserving its caves, volcanic rocks and the vibrant white and blue colours of the Aegean without removing its modern style. With rustic simplicity and traditional Greek all-white decor encompassing the hotel, each of the rooms provide an immediate sense of calm to its guests. Formed of twelve categories of different suites, choose from plunge pool rooms to deluxe indoor jacuzzis. Here, you are spoilt for choice and everyone can find a room they'll never want to check out of.

Rejuvenate in the hotel spa, choose between the wide selection of facial and body treatments or simply relax in the heated indoor pool and jacuzzi, making your honeymoon experience all the more indulgent. After a long day of relaxing, take in the incredible sunset views by the pool and fall in love with everything Santorini has to offer whilst you dine on the terrace of the hotel restaurant “Under The Stars”, looking out across the Aegean sea.

Faro Capo Spartivento - Cagliari, Italy

“Find your soul and lose it forever because here it will want to stay.”

Dating back to 1856, spend your honeymoon in the oldest lighthouse in Sardinia. Nestled on a cliff overlooking the enchanting sea lies the magnificent Faro Capo Spartivento which was originally built by the Italian navy and has lit up the south coast for nearly 160 years.

Formed of just six suites, a lounge, a library and 700-square-metres of gorgeous terraces overlooking the Tyrrhenian sea, enjoy the incredible infinity pool and take in the incredible panoramic views that Faro Capo has to offer. Despite its age, the décor in this romantic hotel fits every aspect of an urban boutique hotel. With a contemporary natural feel, Murano chandeliers and antique furnishings, the lighthouse is cosy, warm and gives you all the privacy you could ever dream of.

As captivating as the building itself, the gardens will keep you coming back for more. Relax in Faro Capo Spartivento’s Mediterranean garden featuring minimalist crystal gazebos, fireplaces and enchanting views, and enjoy some delicious speciality dishes prepared by the in-house chef. This one-of-a-kind escape truly is your perfect Sardinian getaway.

Al Bustan Palace, a Ritz-Carlton Hotel - Muscat, Oman

Set against a dramatic backdrop of the rugged Hajar mountains lies the breathtaking oasis of Al Bustan Palace, a Ritz-Carlton Hotel. Recognised as one of the best hotels in the world, escape to this luxurious paradise and let the Sultan-esque palace walls take over your honeymoon getaway.

Filled with rich Arabian culture, art and history, Al Bustan Palace is sat on the longest stretch of a private beach in Muscat overlooking the enchanting sea of Oman. Prepare to be mesmerised by the soaring domed lobby, as you are welcomed by crystal chandeliers, gold, bronze and cream tones and a luminous fountain, a true palatial luxury.

While the ninth floor is reserved exclusively for the Sultan and his VIP guests, the other rooms and suites have private balconies where you can take in the breathtaking views of the sea of Oman or the Hajar mountains, surrounded by magnificent furnishings and state-of-the-art facilities.

Treat yourselves at the world-class Six Senses in-house spa. With 17 treatment rooms, infrared saunas, steam rooms, hammams, yoga studio, a ladies-only pool, and so much more, you are spoilt for choice! Why not end the perfect day with a romantic candle-lit dinner on the beach at the hotel’s beachfront restaurant, Beach Pavilion Bar & Grill, and become truly enchanted by everything Al Bustan Palace has to offer.

recommended HIP Hotels

Explore Palazzo Belmonte Amalfi Coast
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Explore Pegasus Suites & Spa Santorini
Explore Al Bustan Palace, a Ritz-Carlton Hotel Muscat
Explore Dar Assiya Marrakech
Explore Plataran Borobudur Resort & Spa Magelang Central Java
Explore Diamonds Thudufushi Maldives South Ari Atoll