When you think of luxury hotel resorts, what is the first thing that comes to your mind? A huge infinity edge swimming pool? An empty beach with powdery white sand and a cocktail by your side? Or do you imagine looking out of your large glass room window and seeing elephants drinking out of a waterhole? Well, why don’t you let your imagination roam and try and picture yourself in my top 7 romantic luxury resorts in the world.
Grace Santorini – Greece
The Grace Santorini brings serenity, tranquillity and elegance to guests who are looking to stay in a luxury four-star plus resort located 300 meters above the Caldera in Santorini, with breathtaking views of the Aegean Sea. Grace Santorini is a popular romantic honeymoon resort which is renowned for its pretty whitewashed terraces carved into the cliffs that boast white-on-white interiors and stunning panoramic views of the golden sun set over the Aegean Sea.
Conrad Maldives – Maldives
The award-winning Conrad Maldives Rangali Island Resort is a heaven for honeymoon makers and spans across two private islands among miles of sugar white sandy beaches and unspoilt coral reef. The main island of Rangalifinolhu is home to 75 deluxe beach villas and 25 beach villas and the neighbouring Rangali Island houses 40 water villas and 8 deluxe water villas, all built on stilts over the Indian Ocean. Guests are able to sip champagne cocktails and sample Maldivian-Western cuisine whilst 16 feet below sea level at Ithaa Undersea Restaurant on Rangali Island, with 180 degree views of coral reef and marine life.
Esencia Estate – Riviera Maya, Mexico
Escencia Estate is a located just 10 minutes from the lively seaside of Playa del Carmen on the Mexican Riviera Maya. Escencia is a 50-acre private estate which boasts an awe-inspiring beachfront with crystal blue water, a gourmet restaurant, two beautiful swimming pools, outstanding accommodation and service which is fit for royalty. Riviera Maya is the perfect place to celebrate your special relationship including honeymoons and wedding anniversaries.
Leopard Hills Private Game Reserve – South Africa
Leopard Hills Private Game Reserve is located on a spectacular hilltop sanctuary which overlooks a natural waterhole that attracts animals both day and night. This luxury lodge consists of eight luxurious suites with glass-fronts which are complete with their own sundeck and rock plunge pool which offer fantastic views of the African bush and wild animals in their habitat. This perfect luxury resort provides an unforgettable honeymoon experience for guests every year.
Guana Island – British Virgin Islands, Caribbean
Guana Island is one of the largest of the British Virgin Islands at 850 acres and one of few remaining privately-owned islands in the Caribbean. Each of the comfortable guest rooms are housed in charming stone cottages which are individually styled and feature a terrace that boasts gorgeous views of the island and surrounding waters. The private cottages offer secluded honeymoons, romantic getaways and a five-star experience guests will always remember.
Maharaja Express – Luxury Train Journey, India
If you are seduced by the romance of train travel, the Maharaja Express rail journey is sure to be your ultimate romantic experience. Once you and your partner step onboard India’s luxurious Maharaja Express, you will both be transported into a world of red carpets, tapestry of majestic landscapes and find yourselves transported back in time to embark on the voyage of a lifetime. The grand luxury train presents guests with five coaches for Deluxe Cabins, six coaches for Junior Suites, two for Suites and one for the Grand Presidential Suite.
Constance Lemuria Resort – Praslin, Seychelles
The Constance Lemuria Resort of Praslin, Seychelles, is a five-star luxury resort with its very own 18-hole championship golf course. Each suite and villa is constructed with natural minerals including wood, marble, pink granite, stone and natural fabrics. There are three restaurants located in three beautiful locations offering a variety of delicious quality cuisines from a la carte menus to special themed evenings and five-star buffets. Perfect for a romantic meal for two.
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Category: Luxury Hotels