What with all this wedding talk, we’ve sadly neglected one of the best bits post wedding – jetting off somewhere fabulous for a spot of R&R after all that planning. Here’s our Top 5 sun filled honeymoon retreats for couples.
Cocobay Resort in Antigua
This 53-room resort in the Caribbean (pictured) caters primarily for honeymooning couples. Stay in one of the beautiful wooden cottages with sea views. Unwind with a varierty of water sports including kayaking, snorkeling, head off for a guided nature walk or relax on the beach.
Fortina Spa Resort in Malta
There’s plenty to help you relax here whether you pick the specialist thalassotherapy centre or one of the health and beauty spas or take a swim in the adults only tropical garden pool. Eat on site at one of the many Mediterranean and Asian restaurants or head off for a harbour cruise.
Perivolas Traditional Houses in Santorini
Don’t fancy a hotel? Check out the unique houses carved from old caves into stylish villas. Chill out in domed bathrooms and private stone terraces, swim in the inifnity pool that lead to the Aegean sea and explore the stunning local surroundings.
Thanda in South Africa
With ‘Thanda’ meaning love in Zulu, you know you’re off to a good start with this award winning safari destination in northern Zululand. Stay in a colonial style tented camp or in one of the bush villas in the main lodge, go on safari and relax under the stars in your private splash pool.
Dar Ahlam in Morocco
Stay in private villas with traditional Moroccan styling before venturing out for camel rides, tours in the Valley of the Roses and even dine in the desert for some time out from the all-inclusive meals included at this resort, each served in a new and beautiful setting.
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