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HONEYMOON RESORTS FROM THE RITZ-CARLTON

ROMANTIC RETREATS AROUND THE WORLD

The wedding is for friends and family; the honeymoon is just for you. Romance at The Ritz-Carlton is undefined and driven by the desires of each newlywed couple. Hike while the world sleeps to catch an incredible sunrise; feel the salty breeze on your skin during side-by-side massages; or eat with your eyes before the fork even touches your lips at Michelin-starred restaurants.

IDEAS & INSPIRATION

Honeymoon destinations from The Ritz-Carlton include secluded island escapes, hotels in historical cities, relaxed beachfront resorts and tranquil mountain retreats.

MANDAPA

BEST TIME TO VISIT: MAY TO SEPT

PEAK SEASON: AUG AND WINTER HOLIDAYS

  • Countryside tour in a vintage Volkswagen

  • Clifftop, candlelit dinner overlooking the river

  • Balinese fire blessing ritual to start your life together

PHULAY BAY

BEST TIME TO VISIT: NOV TO MAR

PEAK SEASON: DEC TO JAN

  • Private boat to the secluded Hong Island

  • Sunset hike to the top of Naga Mountain 

  • Spa treatment for two in a lagoon-view pavilion

KYOTO

BEST TIME TO VISIT: MAY AND OCT

PEAK SEASON: LATE MAR TO EARLY APR, NOV

  • Tandem bike ride along the river

  • Romantic rickshaw tour of old Kyoto

  • Japanese cuisine at the Michelin-starred Mizuki

KOH SAMUI

BEST TIME TO VISIT: FEB TO JUNE, SEPT TO OCT

PEAK SEASON: LATE DEC TO JAN, JULY TO AUG

  • Boat trip to nearby bays and pristine beaches

  • Romantic dinner at the resort’s highest point

  • Spa ritual for two with Thai massages and facials

RAS AL KHAIMAH, AL WADI DESERT

BEST TIME: TO VISIT NOV TO APR

PEAK SEASON: SEPT, NOV TO DEC

  • Spa Rainforest with 13 zones including a hammam

  • Expert-led stargazing in the desert

  • Vintage Land Rover ride to a desert picnic

LANGKAWI

BEST TIME TO VISIT: FEB TO MAR, JULY

PEAK SEASON: JAN TO MAR

  • Malaysian cooking class and dinner on the deck

  • Kayak amid mangroves and swim in a jungle pool

  • Couple’s spa treatment in an overwater pavilion

PENHA LONGA RESORT

BEST TIME TO VISIT: APR TO OCT

PEAK SEASON: JUL TO AUG

  • Cocktail workshop and chef-led market tour

  • Sergi Arola’s Michelin-starred LAB restaurant

  • Championship golf course and post-play spa therapies

ABAMA

BEST TIME TO VISIT: MAR TO APR

PEAK SEASON: JUNE TO AUG, DEC TO FEB

  • Couple’s coaching at Abama Tennis Academy

  • Two Michelin-starred M.B restaurant

  • Couple’s massage suite with bath and steam experiences

BARCELONA

BEST TIME TO VISIT: SEPT AND MAY

PEAK SEASON: JUL TO AUG

  • 43rd-floor spa with sea-view relaxation terrace

  • Two Michelin-starred Enoteca Paco Pérez

  • Poolside summer events with DJs, yoga and G&Ts

HOTEL DE LA PAIX, GENEVA

BEST TIME TO VISIT: JUNE TO AUG

PEAK SEASON: MAR TO MAY, SEPT TO DEC

  • Nordic-fusion cuisine and innovative cocktails at Fiskebar

  • Philippe Pascoët Chocolate Shop

  • Summertime Montreux Jazz Festival

VIENNA

BEST TIME TO VISIT: APR TO JUNE, SEPT TO OCT

PEAK SEASON: JUL TO AUG

  • Tours and tastings at city wineries

  • Guided running tour along Ring Boulevard

  • White-wine spritzers on the seasonal rooftop bar

BUDAPEST

BEST TIME TO VISIT: MAR TO MAY, SEPT TO OCT

PEAK SEASON: JUL TO AUG

  • Spa inspired by the city’s thermal waters

  • Hungarian cuisine at DSK Wine & Grill

  • Afternoon Tea at Kupola Lounge

DORADO BEACH

BEST TIME TO VISIT: SEPT TO MID-DEC, MID-APR TO MAY

PEAK SEASON: MID-DEC TO MID-APR, JUL

  • Private dinner in the COA wine cellar

  • Exclusive use of Spa Botánico for the night

  • Poolside cabanas overlooking the ocean

ST. THOMAS

BEST TIME TO VISIT: APR TO JUNE

PEAK SEASON: DEC TO MAR

  • Sicilian fine dining at the water-view Alloro

  • Seaside cabana massages for two

  • Beachfront cocktails and live music at Coconut Cove

GRAND CAYMAN

BEST TIME TO VISIT: MAR TO JUNE

PEAK SEASON: MID-DEC TO APR

  • Guided, nighttime snorkeling expedition

  • Diamond and caviar spa treatments

  • Chef-led cooking class in the Culinary Studio

BACARA, SANTA BARBARA

BEST TIME TO VISIT: MAR TO MAY, SEPT TO NOV

PEAK SEASON: JUNE TO AUG

  • Whale-watching and hiking excursions

  • Side-by-side massages and tea on the spa terrace

  • Beach picnic with wine and incredible views

AMELIA ISLAND

BEST TIME TO VISIT: NOV TO JAN

PEAK SEASON: JUNE TO AUG

  • Oceanfront dining at Coquina

  • Private poolside cabanas

  • Bike rentals and 40 miles of trails

KAPALUA

BEST TIME TO VISIT: APR TO MAY, SEPT TO NOV

PEAK SEASON: NOV TO JAN, MAY TO AUG

  • Breathtaking hikes along the coast

  • Hawaiian-inspired spa experience for two

  • Romantic dinner for two on the Beach House Lawn

DOVE MOUNTAIN

BEST TIME TO VISIT: APR, OCT TO NOV

PEAK SEASON: OCT TO JAN

  • Desert hiking, biking and stargazing experiences

  • Healing gemstone spa treatments

  • American cuisine at Core Kitchen & Wine Bar

REYNOLDS, LAKE OCONEE

BEST TIME TO VISIT: MAR TO APR, SEPT TO OCT

PEAK SEASON: JUNE TO AUG

  • Romantic lakeside dining and s’mores

  • Southern-inspired spa treatments

  • Tandem kayaking adventures

RANCHO MIRAGE

BEST TIME TO VISIT: JAN TO APR

PEAK SEASON: OCT TO APR

  • Adults-only pool with valley view

  • Desert-inspired spa treatments

  • The Edge Steakhouse overlooking the valley

DUBAI

BEST TIME TO VISIT: NOV TO MAR

PEAK SEASON: DEC TO MAR

  • Sand-skiing and other desert adventures

  • Romantic, tented dining at Amaseena

  • Spa suites with private terraces

TOKYO

BEST TIME TO VISIT: MAR TO APR, SEPT TO NOV

PEAK SEASON: JUNE TO AUG

  • Expert-led sake and whiskey tastings

  • Spa Suite with whirlpool and steam room

  • French fare at the Michelin-starred Azure 45

PERTH

BEST TIME TO VISIT: MAR TO MAY

PEAK SEASON: SEPT TO NOV

  • Waterfront dining at Hearth Restaurant

  • Couple’s spa journey with head-to-toe treatments

  • Sunset cocktails at Songbird Bar & Lounge

SHANGHAI, PUDONG

BEST TIME TO VISIT: OCT TO NOV

PEAK SEASON: JUNE TO AUG

  • Daytrip to the ancient water town of Zhujiajiao

  • Sushi, tapas and incredible views at Flair Rooftop Bar

  • 55th-floor spa with city views

NEW YORK, CENTRAL PARK

BEST TIME TO VISIT: APR TO JUNE, SEPT TO OCT

PEAK SEASON: OCT TO DEC

  • Romantic evening strolls in Central Park

  • Shareable plates and beautiful cocktails at Contour

  • Townhouse-inspired suites with city views

SAN FRANCISCO

BEST TIME TO VISIT: SEPT TO NOV

PEAK SEASON: JUNE TO AUG

  • Chef’s table experience at Parallel 37

  • Wine flights at JCB Tasting Lounge

  • French-inspired Spa L’OCCITANE


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