Relax on your terrace and watch dolphins and seals play in the waves.
Groom alert! If you really want to impress your bride, book one of these honeymoon hideaways
High within the Indian Himalayas you’ll find Shakti 360 Leti. Choose one of four cottages, which come an ensuite, fireplace, private terrace and panoramic mountain views. Enjoy romantic dinners by candlelight then gaze into each other’s eyes or at the stars.
Leave your luggage at Villa 11 on North Island in the Seychelles. Set at the end of the beach on this private island, it’s the ultimate in privacy and seclusion. You walk from your villa through a coconut grove into the ocean below. Laze in your pool, relax on the terrace or just take a walk on the deserted shore. William and Kate are said to have chosen the resort as the location for their honeymoon.
For a showstopping hotel the Fasano on Rio de Janeiro’s legendary Ipanema Beach is hard to beat. Need a second opinion? Ask one of the A-listers who can often be spotted in the pool or on one of the loungers. Honeymooners looking to celebrate will also love the Baretto-London bar, which offers live shows and sets from international DJs.
If you want to make a statement, choose a clifftop villa at Alila Uluwatu. These three-bedroom villas come with 24 hour butler service, a private 21-metre infinity pool, a gourmet bar, and a private cabana. And if you want to have a wedding and honeymoon all in one, they have a spacious lawn, which can be used to host events.
If you really want to get away from it all on your honeymoon, what about hiring Cheval Blanc Randheli Private Island? It’s like a mirror version of the main island, but you get this resort all to yourself. This exclusive hideaway comes with a spa, pool, jetty and golden beaches and acres of lush gardens.
If you are looking for more of a relaxed vibe, but still want to enjoy those glamorous touches, book into the Uxua Casa at Trancoso. Launched by the former creative director for Diesel, this eco-friendly hideaway ticks all the style boxes too. Choose the Casa do Arvove treehouse, which comes with an ensuite, private garden and terrace with its own swing.
Take a helicopter or 4WD to the rolling hills of the Banks Peninsular. This one-bedroom hideaway that lies in a picturesque bay, comes with a roaring fire, sheepskin rugs and breathtaking views of the ocean. Relax on your terrace and watch dolphins and seals play in the waves.