Whether you had to postpone your travels plans due to the pandemic or are about to exchange your vows and are looking for the perfect romantic retreat, there are plenty of perfect spots around the world for a once-in-a-lifetime honeymoon. From overwater bungalows to private oceanside villas and lavish game reserve sanctuaries, we compiled the most luxurious properties to celebrate as newlyweds. Keep reading to see our top recommended honeymoon resorts for 2022!
The Kanyon Jungle Resort in Bali
Tucked away amidst the picturesque hills of Ubud in Bali is the five-star Kanyon Jungle Resort. The boutique property was designed around the area’s natural surroundings, offering a romantic and serene ambiance that’s perfect for newlyweds. Reserve one of the River Edge Pool Villas with private infinity pools overlooking the jungle.
Nestled along pristine shores, AZULIK Tulum is a unique sanctuary designed to reconnect guests with nature. The property is made up of 48 private villas crafted for reconnection and relaxation, without the distraction of electricity or televisions. Discovery contemporary art around the grounds and dine on gourmet cuisine at Kin Toh, the treehouse restaurant that’s comprised of private nests.
You might recognize this five-star resort from Season 25 of The Bachelor. Overlooking the majestic peak of Arenal Volcano, the 165-acre complex is home to natural hot springs, five restaurants, a lavish spa and an adventure centre with unique activities like river tubing and horseback riding. Book one of the Honeymoon Vista Grande Rooms with a private Jacuzzi and volcano views.
You’ll never want to leave this little slice of paradise in Mauritius overlooking the sparkling turquoise waters of the Indian Ocean. Start your day with a sunrise yoga class by the lagoon or breakfast on your oceanview terrace, before spending the day lounging by a private cabana. In the evenings, indulge in a wine tasting with the on-site sommelier before dining on fresh seafood in a beachside tipi.
With just 26 suites and 13 villas, this oceanside hideaway provides the perfect intimate ambiance for your honeymoon. Canouan is a small island of the coast of St. Vincent, accessible via charter plane or the resort’s private jet. Stroll hand and hand along the powder white sands, spend quality moments by the infinity pool and enjoy gourmet dishes overlooking the ocean.
The Greek island of Santorini is one of the world’s most famous honeymoon destinations, with spectacular cliffs dotted with white buildings overlooking the volcanic caldera. The Canaves Oia Epitome is a favourite amongst A-listers who visit the island, and the only resort in Santorini offering both sea and sunset views from its lavish villas – all of which offer breathtaking private pools.
Surrounded by a protected marine sanctuary, this adults only haven is the first and only resort to offer authentic overwater bures in Fiji. Overlooking a breathtaking lagoon, the ten overwater bures offer an exclusive atmosphere and elegant design inspired by natural elements with private decks and separate bathing pavilions featuring soaking bathtubs.
Nestled in Botswana’s Moremi Game Reserve, this luxury resort offers a chic atmosphere and five-star amenities for your exclusive safari experience. The camp features some of the biggest suites and pavilions in the area with private dining areas and terrace pools perfect for sunset swims. Embark on a morning game drive or a Mokoro excursion along the river, or splurge on a scenic helicopter tour.
We hope you enjoyed our top recommendations for the most lavish honeymoon resorts for 2022!