A list of the top travel destinations for newlyweds
It’s your honeymoon! One of the most sensational trips you will ever take. It is for this reason this holiday should be special, sublime and unlike any other. As the world is a vast place full of wonderful destinations it can be hard to pick your honeymoon host. Here, we endeavour to help you out with a list of some of the top honeymoon destinations for newlyweds to take their first trip as man and wife.
Make Thailand the ideal setting for romance with the ‘Bounce Back Spa Package’ at Amari Phuket. The hotel is offering a special package for a three nights’ stay with splendid ocean views and revitalising spa treatments to ensure a real sense of well-being. Hidden away on a secluded beach near Patong, Amari Phuket offers all of this combined and with temperatures currently a balmy +30 degrees Celsius in Thailand, now is the perfect time to beat the January blues and escape to the sunshine. Spend the days soaking up the sun, exploring beautiful coral reefs and easing stresses away at the Breeze Spa. The ‘Bounce Back Spa Package’ focussed around the benefits of the Breeze Spa, offers the perfect opportunity to recharge the batteries. The Bounce Back Spa Package at Amari Phuket costs from THB 29, 088 (approximately £587) for two people.
ISLANDS OF TAHITI
The Islands of Tahiti offer the perfect destination for a romantic honeymoon escape to a spectacular retreat. A world of picture perfect turquoise lagoons and white sandy beaches, couples can immerse themselves into Tahitian paradise. Tahiti is proud of its culture, lifestyle and its natural surroundings which contribute to its reputation as a tranquil, yet impressive destination. With fascinating sea life, unique local cultures and an array of activities on offer, couples will have plenty of activities to explore whilst honeymooning in the French Polynesia.
The overwater villa experience is unbeatable across the calm and transparent waters of the Islands of Tahiti, notably Bora Bora. For spectacular overwater bungalows and the best on this island, look no further than a Royal Overwater Bungalow at the St Regis Bora Bora Offering the most exclusive island accommodations in the region, this sprawling 44-acre resort matches blissful Polynesian paradise with flawless signature service. Facing the turquoise lagoon, the St Regis offers five exclusive Royal Overwater Bungalows with two bedrooms, private terrace gazebos and infinity edge pools. These luxurious villas are each 3, 455 square feet of tranquillity.
A Relais & Chateaux property, Le Taha'a Island Resort & Spa is a 5-star property located on the secluded Motu Tautau islet, facing the lush island of Taha'a on one side and the majestic silhouette of Bora Bora on the other side. The resort, inspired by traditional Polynesian architecture and style and hosts 57 remarkable suites and villas. Le Taha'a is the promise of a total change of scenery, a way of life of its own, in harmony with its preserved environment, people and local culture. Le Taha’a has 45 Overwater Suites which are spacious, luminous, sensitively decorated and feature large wrap-around decks, thatched-roof gazebo and direct access to the crystal-clear waters. They offer unsurpassed views of the lagoon's kaleidoscope of blues
A new, exciting and emerging destination, Qatar is the Gulf’s state to watch for 2015. A spate of new luxury openings are putting this country on the map for curious, discerning luxury travellers. Activities on offer include camel back safaris, sand-boarding and sand-skiing, exhilarating rides along the dunes and Arabian nights beneath the stars in luxury tents. For more information visit Qatar Tourism.
Anantara launches Banana Island Resort Doha by Anantara –
***Opened doors to guests on 1 January 2015***
Hidden away in true private Arabian luxury, on its own exclusive island, is the latest offering from the prestigious Anantara brand; Banana Island Resort Doha by Anantara. Welcoming guests from January 2015, the resort comprises of a 96-room hotel, as well as 34 two and three-bedroom poolside villas. Additionally, there are 11 overwater-style villas, built above water on stilts for those guests looking for a truly deluxe experience. The feature Anantara Signature Spa, its first Wellness Centre in the Middle East…
Costa Navarino, Greece –
The Romanos, A Luxury Collection Resort at Costa Navarino (www.romanoscostanavarino.com) Set amid lush olive groves and overlooking the storied waters of the Ionian Sea, 320 beautifully appointed rooms and suites ranging from 43m² to 192m² with private infinity pools in almost all ground-floor units, as well as the magnificent 660m² Royal Villa Koroni, create a distinctive and inspiring environment of genuine luxury and heartfelt hospitality. Royal Villa Koroni has been awarded the prize “Best Suite, Interior Design of the Year” at the European Hotel Design Awards 2010. A 24-hour private concierge service is also available for guests of the Royal Villa Koroni suite. Images below of this suite
CHIC Locations is offering a seven night stay at The Westin Resort Costa Navarino, starting from £945 per person sharing in a deluxe room garden view on a bed and breakfast. Price includes direct flights from London Gatwick to Kalamata with easyJet, transfers in destination and accommodation. For more information or to book, contact CHIC Locations on 020 8944 1973 or visit CHIC or Costa Narvino.