White-sand beaches, swaying palm trees and warm weather are among the top reasons why many honeymooners decide to get away to a tropical island. In the tropics, couples can relax in the sun, go kayaking and snorkeling, and take romantic sunset walks along the beach. The hotels and resorts that made our list offer beautiful accommodations, romantic restaurants and special services for couples. A trip to the tropics in the winter will fill you with new energy and excitement for life. Your honeymoon is the perfect excuse to take that amazing vacation you've always dreamed of. There are many fabulous honeymoon ideas to choose from, including the Caribbean islands, Tahiti, Hawaii, Bora Bora, Australia and many others.
»Open-wall Suites at Ladera in St. Lucia
The architects of Ladera in St. Lucia were brilliant at incorporating the stunning views from the property into the design of the hotel. The 38 villas and suites all have open walls facing the ocean over a thousand feet below. Couples enjoy private plunge pools, privacy and accommodations constructed from tropical hardwoods, stone and tile at this romantic hotel. The interior is decorated in 19th-century French style with four poster beds and unique local art. Ti Kai Pose Spa is one of the best on the island. The "Little House of Rest" offers treatments inspired by the island's lush rainforest and volcanic history. The hot tubs in the spa gardens offer a romantic setting for couples to revitalize surrounded by nature. If you prefer, you can order a massage in the privacy of your own suite, or even book an outdoor massage with views of the beautiful pitons.
In the evening, book a table at Dasheene restaurant which serves award-winning cuisine with incredible views of the island and the Caribbean Sea. The restaurant offers a sustainable Caribbean-style menu with emphasis on ingredients from local farms and plantations. If you can time your vacation so that you are at the resort for Sunday Brunch, you can dine to the beat of live music by St. Lucian Shak-Shak band. You may decide that a private plunge pool, massages and romantic dinners are all that you need on your honeymoon. But if you are looking for adventure, the destination offers many activities, including hiking, glass bottom boat tours, Gros Piton climbing, botanical garden tours, romantic sunset sails, zipline adventures, sailing, snorkeling, diving and more. Suites with plunge pools start at $450 per night (866-290-0978, website).
»The Residence Maldives
Located on a private island in the Gaafu Alifu Atoll, the Residence Maldives is a secluded hideaway with just 94 luxury villas with private pools. You'll be just a step away from a pristine sandy beach and clear blue ocean when you stay in one of thatched roof beach houses which feature lush fabrics, air-conditioning, overhead fan, 40 inch LED TV, DVD player, direct dial telephone, internet connection, personal safe, in-villa bar, hairdryer, expresso machine and tea making facilities. Water villas are a wonderful idea for a honeymoon or romantic getaway, offering 360 degree ocean views and plenty of privacy. Cool off in your private overwater pool and jump into the blue lagoon to swim with tropical fish.
THe resort has a Kids' Club, Boutique & Gift Shop, DVD & CD Library, Fitness Center, Internet Corner, Sauna & Steam Room and a Library. The island is a getaway for water enthusiasts, offering great scuba diving, catamaran sailing, windsurfing and kayaking. The PADI 5-Star Dive Center offers beginner diving courses snf deveral spectacular dive sites are a short boat ride away. The resort offers two restaurants and a beach bar. A romantic private dinner can be set up for you on the sand and other scenic locations. VacationIdea.com Tip: If you are looking for a unique destination to tie the know, ask about the Underwater Package. Villa rates at the hotel start at $975 USD per night.
»Golden Rock Inn in Nevis
Lush tropical grounds, hip decor and attentive service make the Golden Rock Inn in Nevis the perfect escape for couples looking for a quiet honeymoon experience. The inn is set on an old sugar plantation, complete with a restored country house and mill. Ask for one of the tranquil cottages with terraces and lush green surroundings. The property is owned by New York artists Brice and Helen Marden who thought of every detail to make your stay more comfortable, from beautiful ponds, outdoor pool with ocean views and a stylish restaurant designed by architect Ed Tuttle who is known for his work on the luxury Aman Resorts.
The Rocks restaurant is one of the best on the island. It serves Caribbean cuisine with an international twist, including fresh fish, local lobster, tropical vegetables and fruit from nearby farms. Three meals per day are served on the decks overlooking the sea or in the garden. The bar is the place to go for hand-crafted Caribbean cocktails at sunset. Guest cottages are free of TVs, phones and air conditioning, inviting you to embrace a laid-back Caribbean lifestyle. Take eomantic walks through the tropical gardens, go mountain biking and explore the secluded beaches on Nevis. Garden room rates start at $220, cottages from $370 (869-469-3346, website).
»Las Ventanas al Paraiso
If you want to put together a fantasy marriage proposalbut don't know how, the director of romance at Las Ventanas al Paraiso, in Los Cabos Mexico, can help you with all the details. The combined skills of the resort's Executive Chef, the Spa Director and local vendors have led to many memorable romantic vacations and satisfied guests. If you think your vacation dreams are too complex, then guess again. To fulfill one romantic request, the Director of Romance found a white stallion so one guest could ride up to his beloved as a White Knight.
»Nonsuch Bay in Antigua
Spend your days relaxing on the secluded Nonsuch Bay beach while watching dolphins and turtles swim by. Located on the Caribbean island of Antigua, the resort offers stylish beach cottages, apartments and hilltop villas. Beach Cottages have two bedrooms, high ceilings, full kitchens and a covered veranda with beautiful views of the beach. Whether you want to relax with a book or enjoy breakfast with a view, the verandas offer the best of outdoor living. The cottages have 1,400 square feet of living space and are wonderful for families. Interior decor consists of contemporary furniture, hardwood floors and neat white walls. One of the bathrooms has a luxurious Jacuzzi tub. The best feature of the Beach Cottages is their proximity to the sandy tropical beach where you can go swimming and snorkeling.
The resort's bar and restaurant are elevated on a buff to offer dramatic ocean views. Dining tables are set on a series of cascading terraces. The menu incorporates Caribbean dishes and international favorites coupled with award-winning wines. The resort offers ideal conditions for small boat sailing and kite surfing because the bay is quite protected and there are consistent warm trade winds. Rates start at $250. Packages are often available (+1 268-562-8000, website).
»Katitche Point Greathouse
Katitche Point Greathouse in the British Virgin Islands is a luxury villa getaway with four guest suites overlooking the Caribbean Sea. Guest accommodations are furnished with rich wood tones, Puerto Rican sandstone, and ethnic artworks from the Caribbean, Africa and Asia. Choose from many different activities on the island, including snorkeling, scuba diving, deep sea fishing and hiking. Be sure to give yourself plenty of time to relax by the pool with a view. The villa is located on the west side of Virgin Gorda between Mahoe Bay and Pond Bay. The villa offers scenic ocean views over the Sir Francis Drake Channel. Suites start from $5,100 for 3 nights (+ 49 761 552930, website). Browse more Caribbean honeymoon ideas.
If you are looking for something a little adventureous on your honeymoon but you still want to be able to sit on the sand when you feel like it, the try Lizard Island.
Lizard Island has fabulous suites most of which have amazing views of the water. The island has a wide range of activities like tennis, snorkeling, glass bottom boat rides and sport fishing. However, the most impressive activity on the island is the diving. Whether you are an experienced diver or just want to take your first dive, there are few places better than Lizard Island. Try the introduction to scuba diving course or dive the world famous Cod Hole.
If you decide that scuba diving is not for you, Lizard Island's many bays are great for relaxing in the sun and taking the occasional dip in the ocean.
»Le Meridien Bora Bora
Le Meridien Bora Bora in French Polynesia has excellent beaches, great ocean views, and romantic overwater bungalows.
If your idea of romance is sunbathing and relaxing on your very own private overwater deck than consider one of the resort's premium bungalows. The premium bungalows are the most private of all the accommodations at the Le Meridien, making them the best option for a romantic getaway. Lounge around on your deck and when you get too hot simply slip off your deck right into the water. When you are done enjoying the view from your deck, head to the spa for 3 hours of Polynesian Treasure treatment. This full body treatment includes: cleansing scrub of your choice, shower-jet, scalp and body massage with essential oils (tonic, harmony, serenity or calm), rejuvenating facial, aromatic bath and an iced tea.
»Peter Island Resort
Anyone who has ever taken a romantic getaway to a resort knows that a romantic stroll down the sand is a must. However, the problem is that at so many resorts today you run out of beach after four or five minutes of walking. This is definitely not the case at Peter Island Resort, a private 1,800 acre island getaway located in the British Virgin Islands.
On 1,800 acres with only 52 rooms the Peter Island Resort is a romantic getaway where you won't have to get up at the crack of dawn to save a spot. As a guest of the resort you can choose to enjoy the sun and sand on any one of the islands five beaches.
The three accommodation options on the island are garden and ocean view rooms, beach front suites, and several different villas which range in size from three to six bedrooms. Garden and ocean view rooms start at $540 and the beach front suites start at $790 dollars in the low season.
A 10-acre island with just 16 luxury villas, Royal Davui in Fiji is an idyllic hideaway for couples who enjoy privacy and seclusion. You will appreciate the attention to detail at this unique resort where the staff addresses you by name from the moment you arrive on the tropical island. Each villa has a private plunge pool, separate jacuzzi spa bath, a dining deck and a sun deck overlooking the blue ocean just steps away. The villas are popular with honeymooners who want to get their food delivered and enjoy the views.
There many activities to choose from, including diving and snorkeling on the coral reef just off the shore. The hotel can arrange a breakfast on a deserted sand bar or a romantic sunset sail. Those interested in the Fijian culture can enjoy cooking demonstrations, cultural village visits, a kava ceremony and local music. Be sure to book a Fijian massage to relax at the end of the day. Couples can choose from several dining options, including romantic dinners on the dining deck, picnics on the beach or a meal under the ancient banyan tree. Chefs incorporate fresh, seasonal ingredients with emphasis on seafood and fish. Take a 20-minute flight from Nadi Airport, or a 30-minute boat trip across the lagoon. The resort arranges all transfers from and back to Nadi. Rates are all-inclusive of daily meals and most activities, including kayaks, catamarans and snorkeling equipment, which is especially convenient if you plan to try many activities on your trip. The resort can arrange a romantic wedding right on the ocean's edge. Guests have to be over the age of 16 (+61 2) 9365 2648, website.
»The Westin St. John
The Westin St. John Resort & Villas is a dream Caribbean honeymoon getaway with a sandy beach and a spa. The resort is set on 47 acres along the shores of Great Cruz Bay on the island of St. John, U.S. Virgin Islands. Stay in one of the stylish guest rooms or villas, many of which have scenic ocean views. Villas are a great idea for families who like the flexibility of having their own kitchen, washer and dryer and a separate sitting area.
Villa guests also have access to a semi-private pool, providing you with more options for family fun in the Caribbean. The hotel offers a grocery delivery service to villa guests. If you let them know what you need four days before you arrive, your kitchen can be fully stocked with your favorite items. Explore the pristine Virgin Islands National Park while you are there. The hotel concierge can help you plan your tour of the island. Relax in the sun and try a variety of water sports, including snorkeling, sailing and kayaking. The spa offers an array of relaxing massages, facials and other rejuvenating treatments. Room rates at the resort start at $219 per night.
Taveuni, known as the garden island, offers a beautiful setting with its secluded white sandy beaches, lush tropical plants and waterfalls. You can even be the first person in the world to see the sun rise since the island is located in the path of the International Date Line. Each villas has a private pool, two bedrooms, fully equipped kitchen and two bathrooms. During your honeymoon, a personal maid will provide you with daily cleaning service, laundry service, fresh flowers and evening turn down.
At night, sit outside on the deck and look up at the starlit sky. Scuba diving is spectacular on Taveuni Island in Fiji - there are two dive centers just minutes from the resort. You can also book a relaxing massage, go kayaking, explore secluded bays, hike to a waterfall, or simply lounge by the pool.Guest cottages at Travaasa Hana in Hawaii.
»Anantara Bali Uluwatu
Anantara Bali Uluwatu Resort enjoys a spectacular cliff-side setting high above the ocean, a perfect setting for couples and honeymooners. Choose from romantic suites and luxury Bali villas with private pools with beautiful ocean views. The resort is home to the famous Anantara spa which offers a number of healing therapies. Guest accommodations are designed in modern style, with huge panoramic floor-to-ceiling glass windows which face the Indian Ocean. You can watch the waves as they roll towards the beach below on your romantic vacation. Choose from 74 seaview suites, private pool villas and duplex penthouses.
Modern amenities found in all guest suites and villas include iPod docks, iPads available for use in the library, broadband internet and plasma TV with international satellite and DVD, as well as a home stereo system. If you don't want to splurge on a pool villa, you can still get access to a private pool if you check into one of the Ocean Front Pool Access Suites. These suites have access to a private oceanfront infinity pool facing the ocean. There is also an ocean-view terrace with an outdoor soaking tub.
Anantara Spa has treatment rooms designed as your own private enclave, surrounded by a rainforest in a cliff-side setting. The separate Spa Villa compound includes 4 single treatment rooms, 1 couples treatment room, Reflexology room, Private en-suite steam rooms and a Private pool. Ask about spa packages at the resort - you can often save on treatments and receive extras such as airport transfers. Have a romantic sunset dinner at the Rooftop Restaurant, Bar & Lounge set high above the ocean and the Impossible Beach. Or have a quick snack at the Pool side Restaurant & Bar. Rates at Uluwatu Resort start at $385 USD per night.
»Napasai Hotel in Koh Samui
Napasai Hotel is set on Baan Tai Beach on the northern shore of Koh Samui in Thailand. This luxury resort is an ideal spot for people who love nature and the sea. Napasai is just an hour and a half from Bangkok by plane and twenty five minutes from the airport. It is located in the midst of Ang Thong Marine National Park. There are 69 different villas and residences to choose from, ranging from one room villa suites to private pool residences, equipped with modern amenities such as LCD TV and DVD player, wireless internet and air conditioning. Couples who like romantic strolls along the sandy shore should choose ocean front villas. For people who seek privacy, there are private pool residences with fully fitted kitchens, spacious living areas, and a private pool. These residences jut out of the cliff side offering a stunning view of the ocean. Packages also include personal housekeeping services.
For fans of Thai cuisine, the La Tai Restaurant offers fine dining in elegant indoor and balcony settings. Internal cuisine is available at the Beach Restaurant which offers light dishes and fresh seafood barbecue. >The Lobby Bar offers anything from refreshing cocktails to fragrant teas in a relaxing and elegant setting. The Pool Bar has ocean views and serves different beverages, snacks, and light dishes. Guests choose from a wide range of treatments at the spa, or, if you prefer, in the privacy of your villa or residence. These services include packages, different types of massage, facials, heat therapies, body scrubs, body masks and wraps, all designed to enhance your relaxation.
The property is is just five minutes away from the Santiburi Golf Club, one of the finest courses in Thailand, where expert lessons can be arranged and golfing equipment are available for hire. There are many family oriented activities on site, such as wide open beaches, pools, table tennis, badminton, windsurfing, and Hobie Cat. Visits to neighboring islands, scuba diving, trekking and fishing expeditions can also be arranged. Yoga and Tai-Chi sessions are also available. The staff can arrange other local tours. To make sure that children have a memorable stay, there are special children's menus at the restaurants, a dedicated children's pool, and a host of family-friendly activities to choose from.
The beautiful tropical setting, clean beaches and luxurious atmosphere make the resort an ideal wedding location. Buddhist, Catholic, non-religious and vow renewal ceremonies may be accommodated at different venues. The staff is always available to help with the details. Conferences, presentations and meetings for up to 20 people can be accommodated at the Business Center. Rates at the hotel start at 9,100 THB per night.
»Kewarra Beach Resort
Plan a honeymoon vacation to Kewarra Beach Resort, a secluded hideaway in Queensland, near Cairns, Australia. Enjoy the privacy of your own cottage, explore the beautiful tropical gardens and lounge on the private sandy shore.
Guest cottages at Kewarra are surrounded by the gardens and a lagoon. Although all have verandahs, Bauhinia Suites are the most stunning, with a sitting area right over the water. Because of its location next to pristine rainforest parks and a boat ride away from the famous Great Barrier Reef, Kewarra Beach Resort provides a great base for exploring the area and for trying out different vacation activities.
Go scuba diving on the Great Barrier Reef, tour the Australian Outback, rent a sea kayak, and enjoy a variety of watersports on your honeymoon vacation. Ask the hotel restaurant to prepare a picnic basket which you can take with you. The hotel offers several services perfect for honeymooners, including a dinner right on the water. Enjoy a romantic dinner for two surrounded by torches and the Coral Sea. The hotel can hire a violinist to play for you while you dine.
Fundu Lagoon is a distant island getaway off the east coast of Africa with untouched beaches, romantic bungalows, and plenty of tropical sunshine. There are only 14 bungalows at Fundu Lagoon which means that you certainly won't have your honeymoon vacation interrupted by crowds of tourists.
Take advantage of the resort's fully equipped PADI dive center to explore the rich marine life around the island. ther vacation activities to try on your honeymoon include fishing, catamaran sailing, canoeing and nature walks.
»Raffles Praslin Seychelles
If you are looking for a getaway filled with sandy beaches, elegant accommodations, a fabulous spa and great food, check into the Raffles Praslin Seychelles resort. There are 86 contemporary hillside villas. Private plunge pools invite you to relax in the sun all day long while the butler brings refreshing drinks and snacks. Guest accommodations have plenty of living space and overlook the ocean because of their terraced placement on the hill. For best views, book a Panoramic Villa which is located on the highest point of the resort. The open-air balcony is perfect for relaxing and enjoying a romantic breakfast with a view of the ocean.
If you want to be just steps from the ocean, ask for the Raffles Beachfront Villa Suite, a two-bedroom luxury suite just steps from a tropical beach. The villa suite has a private plunge pool and an outdoor sheltered pavilion with a day bed and dining table. There are several great dining options that serve a mix of local dishes and international cuisine. Losean Restaurant offers buffet breakfasts with a variety of flavors. Themed evenings are very fun and feature Mediterranean cuisine with local influences. If you have a craving for seafood, head to Curieuse Seafood Restaurant where you can dine on locally caught fish and lobster. For a light meal, there is the poolside cafe and bar and Takamaka Terrace, a rooftop lounge with spectacular ovean views. Guests can take Creole Cooking or cocktail classes which will allow to to bring a taste of the essence back home with you. Suites at the hotel start at 790 Euro per night. You may also like: 10 World's Most Romantic Private Islands and 25 Most Unreal Resort Pools.
»Shangri-La's Boracay Resort
Shangri-La's Boracay Resort & Spa in the Philippines is located above the stunning Punta Bunga beach, offering a panoramic view of the sea. Travelers who like solitude, peace, luxury and flawless service should visit this beautiful resort. Boracay Island is the jewel of the Philippines, home to White Beach, one of the best beaches in the world. Choose from 219 villas, suites and guest rooms, featuring modern decor with classic local influences. Each room has a private balcony so that you can take in the fresh ocean air.
The Seaview Suite with a private whirlpool and marble flooring is perfect for honeymooners who want to be close to the sand. Tree House Villa offers some of the best sunsets. The Presidential Villa is the most luxurious, with its own lap pool and outdoor gazebo. Pick from four restaurants: the poolside Cielo serves some of the finest cocktails and pizzas. Rima lets you enjoy an Italian dining experience in the Philippines. Hidden between the tree-tops, the setting is indeed romantic.
Siren restaurant is located at the top of the cliff. This is the signature seafood eatery with a casual and carefree ambiance. Vintana restaurant offers great views of the ocean and serves delicious pastries. Alon bar serves tasty snacks and tropical drinks. If you want to spend some quiet time, then the Lobby Lounge is the place for you. Take in the gentle breeze as you sip a cup of tea. Hand-rolled premium cigars are available too. Solana serves a tapas-inspired menu and refreshing cocktails. Chi Spa is a sanctuary of peace and tranquility, offering hydrotherapy, stretching, body massage and many holistic treatments. Couples enjoy five star wedding services, letting you get married in style in a most beautiful setting. Rooms start at PHP 19,300/night (63 36 288 4988,website).
The island of Koh Lanta, off the coast of Southern Thailand is known for its pristine ocean and secluded tropical beaches. Travelers enjoy awesome scuba diving and plenty of privacy. ou will be surrounded by a lush tropical rainforest on one side and open ocean views on another. The resort is set on 100 acres, offering its guests plenty of privacy. There are just 121 guest accommodations, many with fabulous views. One of the distinguishing features of the resort is the award winning spa built like a small village, featuring charming straw roofed Salas which blend with the surrounding jungle. Each treatment room was built using native wood, stone, bamboo and ceramics. Book your treatments before you arrive to make sure that you get all the services of your choice.
In addition to diving, guests enjoy a wide selection of water sports and other activities free of charge, including canoes, windsurf board, sailing boat and boogie boards. There are no motorized water sports which contributes to the peaceful ambiance. If you are traveling with the whole family, kids can borrow beach toys, soccer balls, frisbees and other gear. The property is a great base for exploring the nearby Lanta Marine National Park which offers great snorkeling. Visit the Emerald cave with its long tunnel ending in a lagoon. Other fun activities include seasonal sunset cruises, Thai cooking lessons, biking, elephant trekking and other tours. Rates at the hotel start at 8,500 THB. The resort is about one hour by boat from the mainland.
»Turtle Beach Resort in Barbados
Turtle Beach Resort, located on the south coast of Barbados, is an island getaway with all-suite accommodations, tropical gardens and three swimming pools. This all-inclusive Caribbean resort offers a range of activities for couples. Water sports enthusiasts can choose from complimentary windsurfing, boogie boarding, kayaking and sailing on Hobie Cats. You can also take an introductory in-pool scuba diving lesson, play tennis, work out in the fitness center or join an aerobics class.
The hotel can arrange tours, shopping excursions, fishing trips, riding, helicopter and submarine trips. For evening entertainment, head to St Lawrence Gap, a few minutes away, which offers nightlife, dining and shopping. There are 161 suites with private patios or balconies, bath and shower, and cable television. Ask for one of the suites with a view of the ocean. Restaurants serve three meals daily, included in the daily rate; Chelonia and Asagio's have an elegant casual dress code after 6pm. Rates start at $502 per night, all-inclusive.
»Le Meridien Tahiti
Le Meridien Tahiti is an ideal romantic island getaway because getting there doesn't require as many plane and boat rides as other resorts in French Polynesia. The resort offers in room massage services, a sandy bottom swimming pool, scuba diving, kayak rentals, and a discover dolphins program. Splurge on one of the overwater bungalows on your romantic getaway - you will be able to access the lagoon right from your room.
Great Romantic Tropical Vacation Packages
Escape to the tropics on your honeymoon and enjoy free nights, welcome champagne, massages and other perks with these specials.
- Bora Bora: These relaxing beach specials in the tropics let you save money on vacation and enjoy special perks such as spa treatments, free dinners and activities. The "Romantic Embrace in Bora Bora" at Hilton Bora Bora Nui Resort is a meant for couples and honeymooners. It includes A welcome champagne in your room, One romantic dinner and Daily breakfast for two at the restaurant. You may also like the "Spa Package" which includes: One Duo Massage, Two Beauty Cares (to be chosen from our menu) and Daily breakfast for two at the restaurant. The "Long Stay offer" gives you every 5th night free.
- Barbados: The "Romantic Escapade" at Sandy Lane is perfect for couples who want to celebrate their honeymoon in the Caribbean. The offer includes A bottle of champagne on arrival, A candlelight dinner for two, A "Signature Romance Ritual" one hour couple's massage and a catamaran cruise for two.
- Koh Samui: AKARYN Resort and Spa Samui is offering a special which requires a 5 night stay and includes: a cocktail, candles, flowers, fruit, wine and Thai lanterns.
- Great Barrier Reef: Angsana Resort & Spa Great Barrier Reef has an offer which includes A bottle of sparkling Australian wine on arrival, a 20% discount on Spa body massage treatments (excludes packages; subject to space availability) pre-booking highly recommended.
- Australia: If you are looking to combine a tropical beach wedding with a honeymoon, take a look at the Elope to the Tropics offer at Kewarra Beach Resort in Australia. The package includes: Return transfers between Cairns airport or Cairns city, 5 nights in a deluxe 'Pandanus' bungalow, Full breakfast for two each morning in our Paperbark forest restaurant, Civil Marriage Celebrant, Marriage License & Certificate, Services of a Wedding Coordinator, bouquet & buttonhole and a Bottle of sparkling wine.
- Maldives: If you are dreaming of a perfect tropical escape with your better half, take a look at the romantic package offered at Banyan Tree Vabbinfaru in the Maldives. The private island resort will help you create unforgettable memories on your romantic getaway. The romantic offer include Sandback Dining, Discovery Dining and Intimate Moments. The Sandback Dining special includes a romantic lunch or dinner on a secluded sandbank where you will be taken with a private speedboat. Picture water, sand and a stunning sunset all around, a perfect moment for an unforgettable wedding proposal or a special celebration. The Discovery Dining offer is for couples who like to sample new flavors and includes:
Champagne and canapes on a traditional dhoni,
Starters at sister resort Angsana Ihuru,
Thai soup in Angsana Spa,
Sorbet on the dhoni,
beach BBQ and
The Intimate Moments offer in a great idea for couples who want their entire villa transformed into a romantic oasis, complete with scented candles, tropical flowers and chilled wine. Other romantic ideas at Banyan Tree Vabbinfaru include couples massages at the stunning island spa, snorkeling, scuba diving and stargazing.
- Vietnam: The "Romance in Lang Co" offer at Banyan Tree Lang Ko in Vietnam includes: Three nights, Daily breakfast, Dinner, wine, bath, Lantern Ceremony, massage, 20% off spa treatments, and late check-out.
- Turks and Caicos: Save on your trip to the Turks and Caicos in the Caribbean with these deals. Spend the savings on spa treatments and romantic dinners. This offer is perfect for couples who like secluded beaches and relaxing massages. The "Spa Getaway" at the Beach House includes: Round Trip Transfers to and from airport, One 50 minute Cool Change or Chill Out Massage for each adult (3 or 4 nights), Two 50 minute Cool Change or Chill Out Massages or Margarita Scrub for each adult (5 or more nights) and a romantic picnic. Save up to 45% on your room rate at the Windsong Resort on certain dates in the summer through October. A 4-night minimum stay is required. The "Explore the Beach" package at the Beach House Turks & Caicos is for those who like to try different activities and includes: airport transfers, Picnic, a choice of 2 of the following: paddleboarding, kayaking or snorkeling, Babysitting for 1 evening (4 hrs) plus kids dinner in suite, Chef's Dinner for 2, Snorkeling at Smiths Reef and Breakfast credit each day (subject to tax and service charge). Click here for more great Caribbean vacation ideas.
- Mauritius: Eat your fill of amazing star chef creations surrounded by tropical island beaches. Escape to the beautiful island of Mauritius to taste culinary creations by Michelin starred Chefs on 6 nights of your trip. Stay at the Constance Belle Mare Plage which has a white-sand beach, a tropical spa and scenic views of the Indian Ocean. Ask for the "Celebrate the passion of gastronomy" package which costs 3,000 Euro for two for 7 nights. 6 gourmet dinners are included in the package. In addition to spoiling your palate with new flavors, visit Spa de Constance and Shiseido Spa to try a menu of pampering treatments. Guest accommodations at the resort face the beach and feature private balconies with views of the Indian Ocean. Choose from first-, second- and third-floor locations. Interconnecting rooms are available for families. If you decide on a light lunch in order to leave enough room for the gourmet dinner, head to the beachside La Kaze restaurant for a light meal. The resort offers 20 two-story villas with private pools and personal attendants. The large living area opens out to a private landscaped garden and plunge pool.
- Fiji: Earn free nights in Fiji at Jean-Michel Cousteau Fiji Islands Resort during certain times of the year. Stay 5 /pay 3 From AUD $2,033 per adult (Including taxes & all normal inclusions), based on 2 adults sharing an Oceanfront bure. Available for the Villa, Point Reef Bures and Oceanfront Bures only. Fiji is a perfect romantic getaway for couples and honeymooners. Click here for more beach specials.