Secluded and private honeymoon destinations can be the ultimate romantic escape, from overwater bungalows to picturesque villages and exciting adventures.
Thailand provides an unforgettable travel experience in terms of romance, culture and nature. Explore dense jungle to meet hill tribes or shop and dine in bustling cities.
Longitude 131 offers luxurious respite after hiking to Uluru or relaxing at five-star Qualia on Hamilton Island after snorkelling along the Great Barrier Reef.
Hotel Villa Cimbrone dates back to 12th-century palazzo for a noble family and was renovated into a hotel in 1997 while still maintaining its baroque charm. Nestled high on a hill overlooking Ravello village and boasting expansive views of Amalfi Coast from sweeping terraced terraces, its romantic and ancient appeal make this venue irresistibly romantic while providing beautiful sweeping vistas from its hilltop location. Renowned musicians Toscanini and Rostropovich both stayed here during their stays; its suite filled with Vietri tiles and antique furnishings further adds character.
Outdoor pool features sun loungers and hot tub, while the rooftop terrace provides additional space to take in stunning views. For additional relaxation, guests can visit the tranquil spa for indulgent massages or rejuvenating facial treatments, or take a complimentary shuttle ride over to Clubhouse by the Sea to access beach platforms, small pool, lounge rooms and beach platforms.
Rooms feature a light and bright Mediterranean design with white-on-white interiors accented by pops of color in bedding and furniture. Some suites offer separate sitting areas while all come equipped with internet access and flat-screen televisions. Recent guests enjoyed everything about their stay, particularly its location, staff and decor; many cited their exceptional service as one of their top reasons for coming back again and again.
At the end of a journey is an oasis that feels completely isolated from everyday life – enjoy time on the beach beneath coco de mer palms rustling gently or pamper yourself at the spa, and see rare marine life under crystal-clear Seychelles waters.
Bedarra Island Resort
Bedarra Island Resort is an idyllic island retreat on Australia’s Great Barrier Reef. Boasting 16 architecturally refined villas tucked among lush foliage, this serene hideaway feels like your very own private paradise. This all-inclusive resort exudes barefoot luxury with beautiful scenery, flawless cuisine and staff who prioritize well being – you can wake up to waves crashing onto white sand beaches as you wake up! You can even go snorkelling right outside your doorstep.
At this secluded getaway is also home to an exclusive spa featuring treatment pavilions over water with glass floors that allow you to view the stunning coral reef beneath while receiving luxurious massage treatments. In addition, there are other exciting and adventurous activities you can participate in such as charter fishing, sky diving, or taking a helicopter tour of the Great Barrier Reef; our team can assist in organizing these prior to arrival so that your time here will be even more unforgettable.
Bedarra Island Resort can be reached via a 45-minute scenic flight from Cairns Airport or Mission Beach. As you cruise over the Coral Sea and Queensland’s highest mountains, before reaching this peaceful hideaway. Due to its small size, secluded location and relaxing atmosphere, Bedarra is popular with honeymooners and romantic couples looking for an idyllic honeymoon or romantic escape – choose one of 29 secluded villa bedrooms, featuring king-sized four poster beds, large verandas and spa baths – making for the ideal romantic or honeymoon trip
Akaroa is an idyllic town on Banks Peninsula that’s best described as New Zealand’s version of France, boasting historic buildings and charming street names that draw visitors in. Take a stroll along its waterfront and taste local cuisine before dolphin-spotting at Hector’s Dolphin Sanctuary located nearby.
Hector’s Dolphins are world’s smallest dolphin species, identifiable by their distinctive, round black dorsal fin (commonly referred to as Mickey Mouse ears!). Though endangered, you can catch sight of them on an Akaroa dolphin swim cruise or nature cruise; you could also visit Pohatu Penguins which boasts one of the largest Australasian penguin colonies located there!
Akaroa is just an hour’s drive from Christchurch, making it easy to combine time spent there with stays in Christchurch. For optimal experience in Akaroa and Christchurch, travel during its shoulder season periods – March to May or September-November respectively – when great weather meets fewer tourists and lower prices – providing ample time to experience all its highlights without crowds of tourists and hikers. Furthermore, Queenstown provides plenty of activity-based adventures for adventure seekers nearby.
Waiheke Island has long been considered “a little paradise”, located only 40 minutes by ferry ride from downtown Auckland. Boasting stunning beaches and world-renowned vineyards, Waiheke is considered one of the most romantic getaways in New Zealand.
Of course, wine is an attraction but honeymooners also often love Oneroa’s stunning beaches with their crescent shape sand beach and warm microclimate.
There’s an impressive variety of boutique hotels to choose from on Waiheke Island, from classic Kiwi stays like The Oyster Inn to beach-view luxury lodges such as Delamore. Or for something truly unforgettable, rent a helicopter for an incredible secluded escape in Waiheke Island’s interior!
Experience Waiheke Island like never before by booking the Waiheke Vineyard Tour and tasting all wine (with picnic lunch included!) for just $145 NZD per person! Your experience can be tailored around your preferred wines for an optimal experience.
Whakanewha Regional Park offers stunning coastal forests and endangered wildlife such as the Spotless Crake – don’t miss it! There is an array of walks available and even bike rental to make exploring even easier.