The best countries for the ultimate luxurious honeymoon

With Valentine’s Day on the horizon, the world is tuned to romance and making the most of our loved ones. What with all the romance in the air, we have been thinking about the most romantic of holidays: the honeymoon. Balmy nights and scorching days, laid back beaches and the sound of waves, whatever your idea of luxury is, there is a country to suit you.

We have a look at the best countries to visit where you can experience the most luxurious honeymoon setting, so if you have a wedding to plan, you can get some top tips for romance from this compilation. For inspiration look to




Paris is considered to be romantic, but why not choose the paradise French Riviera? Nice can easily compete with the proclaimed “city of love”. Wandering the cobbled, colorful streets and eating anything anywhere in Nice make for romantic activities and there are a range of boutique luxury hotels with marvellous views of the turquoise beach. Nestle into your newlywed and enjoy the soft sounds of the city sauntering on the breeze.


St. Lucia


Nothing says romance and luxury quite as well as the iconic image of lying on a palm clad beach with the bright blue ocean surrounding you. With beaches even named Sugar Beach, St. Lucia is a sweet and colourful destination, that has everything to offer, on your doorstep. Lie back and listen to the waves, on a huge four poster bed, order delicious island shellfish to accompany your champagne and enjoy your first weeks as Mr. and Mrs. In the UNESCO site in the Caribbean. Pass the rum punch, kick back and relax.


Sri Lanka


Like a jewel in the Indian Ocean, Sri Lanka is awash with luxury places to stay and absorb the slow pace of life, vibrant colours and balmy breeze. If tea’s your thing, spend some time wandering in tea plantations and get lost in its delicious aroma. Visit national parks and white sand beaches, whilst you discover flavours that tickle the taste buds and get your blood flowing.




Whilst this country has a history of revolution and battle, its Yucatan peninsula offers some of the most luxury accommodation in the world, overlooking impressive Mayan ruins and turquoise water. Whether its cocktails by the pool or adventure in the skies over the bay, Mexico has a lot to offer for serious luxury and romance.