7 Unique Honeymoon Retreats
The unforgettable (but stressful) wedding is over, now it’s time to relax and soak up the sun. Escaping to a beautiful ocean paradise is the perfect way to make your honeymoon just as special as your wedding day. After all, who doesn’t want to relax on a hot sunny beach sipping ice cold cocktails with their new life partner?
Here are 7 of our favourite boutique honeymoon retreats:
Rich with colonial features and style, this luxurious hotel features two outdoor pools and an exclusive pillow menu. Hotel Fort also puts on free evening drinks from 6pm to 7pm at the private lounge. The rooms are fitted with smooth wooden floors and the hotel is surrounded by lush greenery. Guests can also work out in the fitness centre or take a dip in the swimming pools which are purified by NASA. The Salon restaurant also offers all day dining, with western cuisines and other local favourites on offer.
Velaa Private Island Resort is an exquisite and comfortable honeymoon setting. Your room comes with everything you need to set the mood, including a private bathroom, hot tub and bath robes. There’s even a hairdresser at the resort so you can always look your best. The resort also features a private beach area, water sports facilities, as well as tennis, table tennis and billiards.
Found along the sandy beaches of Turtle Bay, The Oberoi Mauritius features a pool, spa – along with wellness and fitness centres. All set on 20 acres of sub tropical gardens. The luxury villas are all spacious and come with en suite bathrooms. The villas also include a private garden, a swimming pool and a special dining area. The on-site restaurant also serves a range of cuisines to suit everyone – including oriental, creole and barbecue.
Prepare to be wowed by the luxurious Aditya Boutique Hotel. This stunning resort offers guests an outdoor pool, pampering spa and 24 hour restaurant. The rooms are fitted with smooth cement flooring and feature comfortable and spacious seating areas. Select rooms also have a balcony or terrace. Test your marriage by taking a Sri Lankan cooking class, or indulge with a relaxing massage at the spa. The on-site restaurant serves a range of fresh seafood throughout the day. You can also arrange private dining by the beach or the picturesque garden if you’re looking for a more romantic setting.
Just three minutes drive from Petitenget Beach you’ll find the luxurious One Boutique Villa. This boutique resort offers private villas with their own pools and living areas. Complimentary return airport transfers and private butler services are also available. This villas provide open air living and dining areas which give you a beautiful view of the pool area. The villas are stunning and decorated with wooden furniture and other local influences. You can also enjoy a relaxing massage in your villa and room service is also available.
Found on a quiet beach in Agia Marina Village, The Theodore Boutique Hotel offers guests unique units with garden or Cretan sea views. You also have access to an amazing beach front bar which serves signature cocktails. The rooms at this fantastic hotel all open to a balcony or patio, and en suites are fitted with modern bathrooms and amenities. The Theodore also offers a buffet breakfast filled with fresh local ingredients, and staff are always on hand to assist you 16 hours a day.
Milaidhoo Island Maldives is a boutique resort located in the UNESCO biosphere reserve just by Hanifaru Bay. Your surroundings couldn’t be more romantic, featuring tropical greenery, white silky sand and colourful coral reefs. Each of the spacious villas have their own freshwater pools and a sundeck which opens up to 180 degrees. They also come with ocean views, custom furnishings and the designs are all Maldivian inspired. An island host is always on hand to ensure every detail of your stay is taken care of – handling everything from booking spa appointments and excursions, to making sure your fridge is stocked with your favourite drinks.
Planning Your Honeymoon? Find The Perfect Boutique Hotel For Your Stay
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