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- Best Caribbean: Jumby Bay Island – an Oetker Collection Hotel, Antigua – See Rates at TripAdvisor "Jumby Bay Island has all the ingredients for the ultimate Caribbean honeymoon."
- Best South Pacific: Laucala Island Resort, Fiji – See Rates at TripAdvisor "The resort has it all: lush volcanic mountains, pearlescent beaches and beautiful coral reefs."
- Best French Polynesia: The Brando, Tahiti – See Rates at TripAdvisor "Comprises 35 magical villas, each with its own private pool and beachfront dining area."
- Best Indian Ocean: Lily Beach Resort & Spa, Maldives – See Rates at TripAdvisor "Water Villas offer direct access from your private deck to the house reef."
- Best South East Asia: Four Seasons Tented Camp Golden Triangle, Thailand – See Rates at TripAdvisor "Located in the pristine forests of northern Thailand near the border of Myanmar and Laos."
- Best North America: Triple Creek Ranch, United States – See Rates at TripAdvisor "Pairs unspoiled nature with gourmet cuisine and five-star service."
- Best Central America: Kanantik Reef & Jungle Resort, Belize – See Rates at TripAdvisor "The ideal choice for nature-loving couples who want to step off the beaten track."
- Best Hawaii: Travaasa Hana, Maui – See Rates at TripAdvisor "Many activities, like lei-making and ukulele classes, have a distinctly Hawaiian focus."
Best Caribbean: Jumby Bay Island – an Oetker Collection Hotel, Antigua
Jumby Bay Island has all the ingredients for the ultimate Caribbean honeymoon. A 300-acre private island located two miles off Antigua, it’s only accessible by private catamaran. There are no cars – just perfect white-sand beaches and waving palms. Of the available full-board packages, Unforgettable Moments is the best for honeymooners. In addition to meals and drinks, you’ll receive a bottle of Champagne upon arrival, a 60-minute couples massage, a private beach dinner under the stars and a private sunset cruise.
The island keeps things intimate with just 40 rooms, suites and villas. Pool Suites set the scene for a romantic stay with a private sea-view swimming pool and a secluded garden complete with rain showers and soaking tubs. Spend your days lounging by one of three resort pools, enjoying complimentary water sports or restoring mental and physical wellbeing at the spa. The resort has four restaurants — The Estate House, set in a 19th-century plantation building, offers romantic West Indian fine-dining, while The Jumby Bay Verandah specializes in al fresco Italian dinners just steps from the sea.
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Best South Pacific: Laucala Island Resort, Fiji
Situated on another impossibly romantic private island near Taveuni in Fiji, Laucala Island Resort has it all: lush volcanic mountains, pearlescent beaches and beautiful coral reefs. You’ll arrive by private plane and stay in one of 25 Fijian villas. Choose from several unique locations – amidst a beachfront coconut grove, perhaps, or perched on top of Nawi Mountain. The most romantic option may be the overwater villa, which sits on stilts above the emerald green lagoon. All villas have their own infinity pools and come with a buggy for exploring the island.
There are five restaurants and bars, each one showcasing ingredients from the resort’s own organic farm. Enjoy Fijian favorites at open-air Seagrass Lounge or memorable beach barbecues at Beach Bar. Private dinners in romantic al fresco locations can also be arranged. Most activities are included and range from rainforest walking tours to horseback riding, scuba diving, sunset cruises and rounds on the 18-hole golf course. The spa is a highlight, as is the Cultural Village where you can take part in authentic kava ceremonies and lovo nights.
Best French Polynesia: The Brando, Tahiti
If you want to stay in French Polynesia specifically, choose the all-inclusive package at The Brando in Tahiti. Set on one of the atolls that make up the private island of Tetiaroa, the resort comprises 35 magical villas, each with its own private pool and beachfront dining area. Activities to remember include Polynesian outrigger excursions across the lagoon, sea turtle snorkeling trips and Tahitian dance classes. At the spa, discover a romantic haven complete with luxury treatment villas, a steam bath and a tropical waterfall.
If you book a one-bedroom villa, your all-inclusive rate includes one excursion per person per day and one spa treatment per villa per day. Most food and beverage items are also included. Feel the sand beneath your feet while sampling classic Polynesian dishes at Beachcomber Café. Feast on teppanyaki and sake at Nami, or pair exquisite French cuisine with bottles from the world-class wine cellar at elegant Les Mutinés by Guy Martin. The resort’s main infinity pool also has its own glamorous beach bar.
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Best Indian Ocean: Lily Beach Resort & Spa, Maldives
From Malé, a scenic 25-minute seaplane flight takes you to the all-inclusive Lily Beach Resort & Spa. Plan to stay for at least four nights to take advantage of the resort’s Honeymoon Package, which includes a bottle of sparkling wine, a special heart-shaped cake, a couples massage and an in-villa bath ceremony. Best of all, the package also treats you and your loved one to a private, four-course candlelit dinner on the beach. The resort’s luxury villas are located on the beach, at the lagoon’s edge or over the water.
Water villas stand on stilts above the lagoon and offer direct access from your private deck to the house reef. Highlights include the jacuzzi plunge pool and a section of glass flooring that gives you a unique window into the underwater world below. In addition to an array of non-motorized water sports and fitness classes, your package entitles you to two complimentary excursions per stay. Enjoy sumptuous buffet spreads and themed dinners at Lily Maa, and Thai and Indian fine-dining beneath the stars at romantic Tamarind restaurant.
Best South East Asia: Four Seasons Tented Camp Golden Triangle, Thailand
For something completely different, spend your honeymoon at Four Seasons Tented Camp Golden Triangle. Located in the pristine forests of northern Thailand near the border of Myanmar and Laos, the luxury camp offers all-inclusive two, three or four-night packages. The Couples Connect offer is ideal for honeymooners and includes a couples spa treatment and a private dinner for two. You can take part in as many activities as you like, from helping to bathe rescued elephants in the river to learning how to cook local cuisine with ingredients foraged from the surrounding forest.
At the spa, traditional Asian healing rituals are performed in idyllic open-air spaces. The tents themselves include every conceivable luxury, from snowy king beds to hardwood decks complete with a private hot tub and spectacular jungle vistas. Dining is also an experience to be treasured, whether you’re sampling rare vintages at the daily wine and cheese tasting or savoring the finest Thai, Laotian and Burmese cuisine at Nong Yao restaurant. For sundowners, make your way to Burma Bar with its breathtaking Ruak River views.
Best North America: Triple Creek Ranch, United States
If log fires and mountain views are more in line with your idea of romance, you’ll love Triple Creek Ranch. An all-inclusive, adults-only boutique resort in the heart of the Montana Rockies, it pairs unspoiled nature with gourmet cuisine and five-star service. Make yourselves at home in an incredibly luxurious private log cabin, with curated Western art on the walls and romantic features that range from outdoor hot tubs to wood-burning fireplaces and writer’s lofts accessed by quaint spiral staircases.
Life at the resort revolves around the Main Lodge. Come for mouthwatering meals in the dining room, cocktail hours in the rooftop lounge or for a starlit nightcap around the outdoor fire pit. Other ranch amenities include a heated outdoor pool and a dry sauna – the perfect place to unwind after a day filled with activities. Many of these activities are complimentary, such as trail rides, fly-fishing, sapphire panning, Nordic skiing and more. Others, like cattle drives and snowmobiling, are optional add-ons. Your rate covers all meals and house wines, spirits and beers.
Best Central America: Kanantik Reef & Jungle Resort, Belize
Kanantik Reef & Jungle Resort is the ideal choice for nature-loving couples who want to step off the beaten track. Backed by 1,300 acres of undeveloped jungle, the resort is a wonderland of palm-fringed beach and teeming barrier reefs. The all-inclusive Romantic Honeymoon Package includes domestic flights to Kanantik’s private airstrip, six nights in an Oceanfront Cabana, a full meal plan and a beachside candlelit dinner with a bottle of Moët & Chandon Champagne. It also includes three amazing tours – one to a jaguar preserve, one to a set of Mayan ruins and one to a stunning marine reserve.
In between tours, you can fill your days with complimentary adventures that range from sea kayaking to sailing and snorkeling. The resort also has its own dive center and a saltwater pool perfect for sunbathing sessions with your loved one. Your cabana is a romantic sanctuary complete with panoramic ocean views, a hammock-strung deck and a four-poster bed dressed with the finest Egyptian cotton. Better yet, food at Kanantik is created using local ingredients and inspired by ancient Mayan recipes.
Best Hawaii: Travaasa Hana, Maui
Travaasa Hana boasts a majestic location above Hana Bay in eastern Maui. Imagine rolling grass fields and slender palms set against the backdrop of the Pacific Ocean, along with a generous all-inclusive package that covers your accommodation, meals and access to a packed activity schedule. Options are organized according to five themes (Adventure, Culinary, Culture, Fitness and Spa & Wellness), ensuring that there’s something for every couple no matter your interests. Many, like lei-making and ukulele classes, have a distinctly Hawaiian focus.
You’ll also receive a $175 credit for every night of your stay to use on spa treatments or private classes. For honeymooners, the ultimate spa experience is the Hana Couple’s Escape: two hours of blissful pampering, including a side-by-side massage. Other resort facilities include two swimming pools, tennis courts and The Preserve Kitchen + Bar. This open-air restaurant serves fresh seafood and tasty local produce to the accompaniment of live Hawaiian music and hula. After an adventure-filled day, retire for a tranquil night’s sleep in an Ocean Bungalow complete with a private, Pacific-view lanai.
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