Romantic bliss: 9 destinations for weddings, honeymoons & getaways
Weddings, honeymoons and loved-up getaways - we all all need some inspiration for stress-free adventures with our loved ones. Add some dreamy destinations to your calendar with these amorous escapes, perfect for the summer season and beyond.
- Sep 3, 2019
Courtesy: Steen Bond | News Source: dotwnews.com
1. BUBBLES WITH BAE
Fairmont Maldives – Sirru Fen Fushi, Maldives
Enjoy a dreamy romantic stay with seaplane transfers, bubble bath, spa treatments, bubbly and much more with Fairmont’s Romantic Getaway package. You can also enjoy daily breakfast for two at Raha Market and a 60-minute Signature Spa Treatment for two at Willow Stream Spa. Or if you really want to unwind, spend a day in a Luxury Tented Spa Villa for an unforgettable wellness experience – 4-5 hours including a bath ritual.
Shaviyani Atoll, Maldives www.fairmont.com/maldives
2. REGAL ROMANCE Hôtel Royal Savoy, Switzerland
Book the Romantic Getaway with Hôtel Royal Savoy and arrive to a half bottle of champagne and a special romantic room set up, guaranteed to impress your loved one. Enjoy exceptional dining at The Brasserie du Royal with a delicious four-course menu signed by triple Michelin-starred chef Marc Haeberlin. The next morning, enjoy a buffet breakfast served at the Brasserie du Royal or have it delivered to your room. During the whole stay, the happy couple has unfettered access to the Spa du Royal including pools, Hammans, saunas and Jacuzzis.
Lausanne, Switzerland www.royalsavoy.ch
3. INDULGENT HONEYMOONING Grand Park Kodhipparu, Maldives
As a new era begins in your romantic journey, let the sun literally rise over Grand Park Kodhipparu, where you can embrace new beginnings with the Honeymoon and Romance package. Stay four nights or more and enjoy daily buffet breakfasts, wine on arrival, in-room floral decorations, a celebration cake, sunset cocktails at Breeze Poolside Dining & Bar and a romantic four-course candlelit dinner at FireDOOR, with a bottle of house wine. Couples can also simultaneously sink into bliss with a shared 50-minute Balinese massage. There’s even a surprise Maldivian gift upon departure and access to all the Beach Club facilities.
Kodhipparu, Maldives www.parkhotelgroup.com/en/maldives
4. DISCOVER ONE ANOTHER Como Maalefushi, Maldives
Forget about the strains of daily life and revitalise with holistic wellbeing treatments at COMO Shambhala Retreat. The Discover COMO Shambhala Package includes breakfast and a choice of lunch or dinner, a 60-minute session of selected massages or treatments – including the COMO Shambhala Massage or the Guinot Aromatic Facial. There’s even complimentary watersports activities and a round-the-clock butler service.
Maalefushi, Maldives www.comohotels.com/en/maalifushi
5. VIEWS AND VOWS
Samujana Villas, Thailand
It’s the season to say ‘I Do’ and with planning those picture perfect moments requires uncovering divine destinations. Surrounded by waters that invite and entice, Samujana, a collection of luxury villas on the island of Koh Samui offers sweeping views of the coral cove, fringed with lush landscaped gardens. Samujana has a variety of locations available to suit every nuptial need. Exchange vows under a canopy of fragrant tropical flowers as the sun dips into the ocean and make the most of the ‘BIG lawn’, hosting 250 total. Meanwhile the ‘LITTLE lawn’ is perfectly poised overlooking the bay with uninterrupted views of Koh Matlang, providing the ideal venue for an intimate and very private wedding, dinner party or sunset cocktail reception.
Koh Samui, Thailand www.samujana.com
6. PALATIAL PROMISE
San Clemente Palace Kempinski Venice, Italy
Situated on its own private island, San Clemente Palace Kempinski Venice provides a tranquil and secluded atmosphere for magical wedding celebrations – from the elegant rehearsal dinners to romantic ceremonies and jubilant receptions. Each occasion is accentuated with authentic Venetian style and delivered with uncompromising sophistication and the hotel’s well-versed team knows precisely what it takes to craft an unforgettable destination wedding. And it just so happens that the hotel was recently named as “Europe’s Leading Luxury Wedding Resort 2019” by the World Travel Awards.
Venice, Italy www.kempinski.com
7. AEGEAN ROMANCE
Mandarin Oriental Bodrum, Turkey
For honeymooners in search of an idyllic escape and couples looking for the perfect wedding location, look no further than Mandarin Oriental, Bodrum – a firm favourite amongst newlyweds and those planning on tying the knot. The romantic retreat on the scenic shores of Paradise Bay is dialling up the romance with the Romantic Getaway package. Not only will the couple’s accommodation be taken up a notch with an upgrade upon check in, they will also benefit from limousine airport transfers, daily breakfast, an 80-minute couple’s massage, a romantic four-course dinner including a bottle of bubbly and a surprise gift. To top things off, guests will also be treated to a private sunset cruise
Bodrum/Mula, Turkey www.mandarinoriental.com/bodrum
8. IN PURSUIT OF PRIVACY
The Sun Siyam Iru Fushi, Maldives
Enjoy exclusive lower rates for your next Maldivian getaway with Sun Siyam – available nowhere other than the resort’s own website. Simply sign in using your Facebook or Twitter profile, and get access to discounts and other special offers.
Noonu Atoll, Maldives www.sunsiyam.com
9. AUTHENTIC MOMENTS
JA Manafaru, Maldives
Choose the ‘An Authentic Maldivian Romance’ with JA Resorts and benefit from up to 30% on your stay and enjoy daily breakfast in bed, sunset dolphin cruise, cooking class and a dreamy dining experience under the starlit Maldivian skies. Loved up couples also have the benefit of a bottle of bubbly or sparkling date juice, a three-course dinner for two including another bottle, a 60-minute spa treatment. That’s not to mention the standard benefits of a villa experience, which includes tropical welcome drinks, water sports equipment, bicycles and a 24-hour butler service.
Upper North Province, Maldives
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