For nearly 20 years, Holidays for Couples has been helping couples plan romantic getaways. So, when it comes to honeymoons, we really know our stuff.
We also know that each couple is unique – just like their honeymoon dreams. That’s why Holidays for Couples covers the best honeymoon destination ideas and luxury honeymoon packages perfect for every style of romantic escape. Island paradises, luxurious city hotels, boutique Australian retreats, cultural pilgrimages, adventure getaways: whatever style of honeymoon you’re dreaming of, we’ve got you covered (plus probably a few ideas you’ve never thought of!)
We’ve built up an extraordinary network of destinations, resorts and retreats over the past two decades: for inspiring honeymoon and romance packages, click on the links below:
Heart Hotel and Gallery Whitsundays, opened in November 2016, is destined to become a landmark in luxurious, boutique hotel accommodation in the Whitsundays. Hunt Design Architects has captured the essence of a tropical Queenslander with an impeccable design that is elegant and timeless. High-pitched roofs and spacious verandahs, together with timber cladding and exquisite detailing, deliver a stunning façade on all elevations.
Whether lounging on famous Waikiki Beach or venturing into a lush tropical forest, Hawaii is a multifaceted destination for a romantic rendezvous. It’s home to four major islands: Oahu’s beach life and urban vibe offers a plethora of pursuits, Maui is equal parts thrilling and relaxing for spur-of-the-moment fun, Hawaii Island is home to four out of the five major climate zones in the world, and Kauai is a true departure and garden paradise, with emerald landscapes reconnecting you with nature. With more than 40 Aqua-Aston hotel options, isn’t it time for a Hawaiian holiday with benefits?
Say ‘I do’ against a stunning backdrop of crystalline water and clear blue sky. Choose from four wedding themes - Autumn Embrace, Memories of Summer, Springtime Affair and A Winter Engagement.
Celebrate your love with Casa del Mar’s Romance by the Sea package.
Nestled along the most beautiful beach in Mauritius, sheltered from the trade winds and facing the sunset, this five-star resort provides an ideal setting for honeymooners. Stylish crescent bungalows set amongst tropical gardens offer absolute privacy. Facing towards the beach and turquoise waters of the lagoon, each has its own slate swimming pool. The resort offers a wide range of water sports and food experiences, and tempting delicacies at its six restaurants. Spend time at the modern Spa, with private and group classes offered by the team of professionals. Choose between Beachcomber’s Wedding and Glamour packages.
‘Hands down, Aitutaki is the most beautiful place I have ever seen in my life,’ said MJ Day, Senior Editor of Sports Illustrated, during the magazine’s 50th anniversary swimsuit shoot. Aitutaki Lagoon Resort & Spa in the Cook Islands is a sublime, adults-only (age 16+), boutique bungalow resort on one of the world’s most beautiful lagoons. It’s the only private island resort in the Cook Islands with the only overwater bungalows.
Overlooking some of the most spectacular scenery in New Zealand, Azur Lodge in Queenstown consists of nine private villas that encapsulate open-plan living. Each villa features a bathtub set into a bay window to create a romantic ambience. The friendly team at Azur give personalised service and share their local knowledge to ensure a memorable, unique honeymoon for guests. Queenstown offers a range of dining experiences and the Azur team will assist with dinner recommendations. Alternatively, you can opt to dine in the privacy of your own villa.
Experience Vanuatu’s newest luxury – the four-star Ramada Resort Port Vila. Located on absolute beachfront with panoramic views, spacious rooms with a kitchen and separate lounge area, delicious cuisine, refreshing cocktails from the swim-up pool bar or sports bar and exceptional service where you’ll feel pampered and renewed from your romantic honeymoon in paradise.
Escape to this intimate hideaway along the coast of tropical Fiji – the perfect place to indulge and rekindle your romance. Nanuku offers the ultimate in luxury accommodations, the finest Fijian-inspired cuisine and authentic cultural experiences, leaving you with unforgettable memories.
Milaidhoo Island is a small tropical private island filled with natural beauty, and an intimate boutique resort set in the heart of a UNESCO biosphere reserve. Contemporary, spacious and stylish, the villas are complete with a freshwater infinity pool which overlooks a soft white sandy beach. From your villa perched on stilts, look out over crystal clear waters. Milaidhoo offers a truly memorable and romantic experience for honeymooners. Guests who book the Perfect Honeymoon Package will also have a star named after them.
Make each moment magical at the romantic cliff-edge sanctuary, Banyan Tree Ungasan, Bali. The resort’s latest wedding venue, Affinity Wedding, is located in the 1,200sq m three-bedroom Presidential Villa, providing a perfect lush setting for a magical yet intimate wedding ceremony. Set upon a clear floating platform on the Presidential Villa’s infinity pool, it guarantees stunning ocean views for couples looking to tie the knot.
Embark on a truly romantic Bali honeymoon with Kamandalu Ubud’s Honeymoon Package, specially crafted for lovebirds wishing to have a serene tropical honeymoon.
There is no greater luxury than a little time away to rest. With four luxury properties, Kayumanis is a hotel brand defined by its personalised approach to hospitality. Each resort is attuned to the natural environment and has its own distinct character.
Reconnect and relax at the award-winning luxury beachfront resort, Conrad Bali. The resort has launched a new suite of pool villas, which also include your own garden, bale and outdoor bathtub. Enjoy this private pool experience within the idyllic surroundings of the resort with your loved one. These new villas provide a new level of service and style. Perfect for honeymooners on a romantic retreat or for private venues.
The Balé is a rare gem, a retreat dedicated to revitalising your soul. With just 26 blissful pavilions, each with its own private swimming pool and modern, fashionable interiors, The Balé offers you the chance to relax and revitalise in style. Nobody does romance better than The Balé.
ROMANCE PACKAGE INCLUSIONS:
• ‘Romantic Villa Package’
• Two nights in a Discovery Beachfront Villa
• A BBQ at your Villa
• A bottle of house wine
• A romantic couple’s spa treatment, including a 60-minute massage, 60-minute body scrub and flower bath
• Honeymoon cake on arrival
• A bed of roses
• Return airport transfers
Forge unforgettable memories at the Balquisse Heritage Hotel. Boasting a chic and luxurious setting, the mansion was decorated by internationally renowned interior decorator, Zohra Boukhari. The romantic feel of each carefully selected piece of furniture; architecture blending colonial and Asian styles; and a lush garden featuring a swimming pool and an open-air lounge are all at the forefront of what makes the magic work. Bask in the sun or spend time cocooned in your suites, and indulge in meals prepared with the finest and freshest ingredients. You will look forward to every day at this exceptional home away from home.
Relax in your own private pool villa and enjoy the tranquil, tropical gardens of the Maya Ubud, which is bordered by the Petanu River valley and verdant rice fields.
InterContinental Bali Resort’s truly inspiring setting offers an impressive array of magical indoor and outdoor venues for both wedding receptions and ceremonies. Choose one of the romantic garden or beachside venues, which will be exclusively yours for your wedding celebration.
Whether you’re planning a tropical getaway for your honeymoon or celebrating your wedding anniversary, the Bali Mandira Beach Resort & Spa offers the ultimate couples’ holiday.
Exchange your vows at the amazing Skylight Rooftop Bar and share your happiness with family and friends at a heart-warming wedding reception on the rooftop deck while watching the sun set.
WEDDING PACKAGE INCLUSIONS:
• Full legal wedding (Australian) excluding CNI (Certificate of No Impediment)
• Ceremony set-up at garden venue
• Reception set-up at garden venue
• Two nights’ accommodation with free upgrade to Pool Villa
Originally named the Railway Hotel, the Centara Grand Beach Resort and Villas Hua Hin was built with the classic era of the 1920s in mind, and is regarded as one of the grandest hotels in Thailand. Sensitively extended and renovated, Centara Grand Beach Resort & Villas Hua Hin retains its air of a bygone age of elegance. Set on the beachfront, with a wide expanse of gardens perfect for strolling and enjoying the sea breezes, and with a prime town-centre location ideal for exploring and shopping, this property is perfect for a romantic getaway.
Celebrate your love in a romantic tropical paradise. Enjoy pampering, sweet relaxation and serenely private moments.
An oasis in the heart of Seminyak, the stylish Amadea Resort & Villas are perfect for honeymooners and couples who want to enjoy a romantic escape that combines the vibrant side of Seminyak with the laid-back lifestyle of Bali.
Experience the serenity and beauty of the brand new Cape Kudu Hotel on Koh Yao Noi, a stunning island in the middle of Phang Nga Bay, halfway between Phuket and Krabi. Enjoy romantic activities such as private dinners on the beach, cooking classes, and visits to the local village market and rice paddy fields.
Indulge in an intimate, romantic escape to The Nai Harn. Experience gourmet local cuisine while dining on your own private terrace overlooking the picturesque Nai Harn Bay. Combining special romantic touches and utter serenity, it’s perfect for relaxation and spending memorable time together.
Honeymoon in style at the romantic Twinpalms Phuket. Enjoy comfort, luxury and the relaxing tranquillity of this secluded getaway, located just 175 metres above Surin Beach.
WEDDING PACKAGE INCLUSIONS:
• Western Wedding Ceremony (for 50 people)
• A personal wedding planner who will make your wedding dreams come true
• A private beach venue for your wedding ceremony
• Tropical seasonal flowers of your choice to decorate the venue (customised)
• Your choice of altar, flower arch or canopy, for your beach setting
• Floral decorations along the bridge on the way to the ceremony
The Tongsai Bay knows a thing or two about honeymoons with style! Escape to a secluded beach retreat that offers a tropical honeymoon escape like no other.
Take a break from the daily grind with a romantic holiday on the picturesque island of Samui, available at the InterContinental Samui Baan Taling Ngam Resort.
Imagine strolling hand-in-hand along a secluded stretch of Chaweng Beach with its soft white sands and breathtaking views, relaxing in the hotel pool, just steps away from the glittering cerulean ocean waters, and sharing rich and vibrant flavours at Amaya and Prego restaurants. Amari Koh Samui invites you to create romantic moments together with a set of fabulous inclusions just for you and your loved one.
Surrounded by endless ocean, lush forest and beautiful hills, Pimalai Resort & Spa is your own private tropical paradise. Spend the day relaxing in the hidden infinity pool or explore an underwater playground on a romantic cruise to Koh Haa. Lose yourself in the sights and sounds of nature as buzzing cicadas, birds and eagles hover majestically overhead, and mischievous squirrels and monkeys linger in surrounding trees.
Nestled in a serene cove on the island paradise of Koh Samui, Kanda Residences is the perfect retreat for couples. Comprising 36 Pool Villas, the idyllic retreat boasts a secluded beach, wellness centre, gymnasium and Rock Pool oceanfront restaurant.
Create your dream wedding at this intimate and luxurious boutique hotel. With an enchanted atmosphere reminiscent of colonial Indochina, it’s romantic and rejuvenating.
A marriage ceremony at Sunprime Kamala Beach surrounded by friends and family in a beautiful Thai garden, with the sound of the sea just metres away, is one of the most romantic ways you can host your wedding.
Heart Hotel and Gallery Whitsundays celebrates its October opening with this deluxe package for your next romantic getaway.
ROMANCE ME PACKAGE INCLUSIONS:
- Limousine transfers from/to Whitsunday Coast Airport
- Three nights’ accommodation in a Heart Hotel and Gallery Luxury Club Floor room with ocean views
- Chilled bottle of Moet & Chandon Champagne and a selection of Lindt chocolates on arrival
- Evening canapes
- His and Hers cheeky but fun Peter Alexander sleepwear
- Helicopter deserted island picnic of a lifetime
- AUD 1,750 per couple.
- Offer valid from 01/9/16 to 31/3/18.
Maca Villas & Spa Seminyak is the ultimate place for a romantic honeymoon escape.
Spoil the one you love with a honeymoon package or romantic Whitsundays escape from at Hotel Group. Choose from three-, five- or seven-night options.
Thinking of spending your honeymoon in Fiji? Why not make it truly memorable with five nights in a luxurious honeymon bure with magnificent ocean views and a private plunge pool? Discover all the natural beauty and creature comforts of Fijian resort living when you stay at Wananavu Beach Resort.
- Five nights accommodation in a Honeymoon Bure
- All meals (Full breakfast, two course lunch, three course dinner)
- Transfers Nadi Airport to Wananavu Beach Resort return
- Welcome fruit drink on arrival
- Two x Cocktails
- One complimentary bottle of bubbles and a fruit basket in your bure on day of arrival
Enjoy a truly romantic getaway with your loved one at the luxurious Coco Bodu Hithi. Take advantage of the special honeymoon rate and get 25% off, which can also be combined with a 25% off early bird discount.
Couples will enjoy this sanctuary for relaxation and discovery.
JUST FOR TWO PACKAGE:
- Three nights’ accommodation in the Vunikau Penthouse (includes meals, selected beverages, non-motorised activities etc.)
- Your choice of ceremony setting
- Wedding Coordinator
- Marriage certificate
- Hairstyling and manicure for bride
- Bride’s bouquet
- Nanuku serenaders
- Single-tier wedding cake – your choice of flavour
- Local wedding celebrant
- Romantic in-villa dinner with own private chef, wait staff and French champagne
- Couples massage in your villa or at Lomana Spa
- FJD 14,995
- Offer valid till 31/03/18.
- When booking, quote code "WEDME"
Nestled in a serene cove on the island paradise of Koh Samui, Kanda Residences provide the perfect retreat for couples. Comprising 36 pool villas, the idyllic retreat boasts a secluded beach, RockPool oceanfront restaurant, wellness centre and gymnasium.
Honeymoon Romance Package inclusions:
- Return airport transfers
- Five nights in a Balcony Pool Villa, only pay four nights
- Sparkling wine and chocolates on arrival
- Breakfast daily in your villa
- Five-course Chef’s choice dinner for two
- Complimentary couples aroma 90 minute massage in your villa
Treat someone special to one of the most romantic escapes imaginable as Avista Hideaway spoils the two of you with their most intimate couples' experiences.
- Buffet breakfast for two
- Complimentary Internet (Wi-Fi)
- Candlelight dinner at their exotic award winning roof top Sizzle restaurant
- Return airport transfers in private transport
- Complimentary cake
Experience a luxurious stay in your own private pool villa at one of Bali's Kayumanis properties. From a tropical valley in Ubud, to the coastal villages of Jimbaran, Nusa Dua and Sanur, each Kayumanis villa and spa retreat is truly unique with its own distinct character. Renowned for gracious hospitality and personalised service, a Kanyumanis stay promises quality relaxation enhanced by special privleges.
"Romantic Sojourn at Kayumanis" Honeymoon Package:
- Two night stay in an elegantly appointed private pool villa
- Intimate candlelit dinner with tropical flowers
- Massage treatment for two at Kayumanis spa