Honeymoon is the most important trip that you and your spouse will take as a couple. And if you guys are lucky enough, there will be more than one honeymoon. And when you go on a honeymoon, the next most important decision after deciding on the destination is where you are going to stay. And this place should obviously be the most romantic resort in the world. To help you decide, here is a list of the most romantic honeymoon resorts in Europe.
10. Four Seasons Hotel Firenze, Italy
If you are someone who appreciates the intricacy of history and art, you will appreciate this resort. The beautiful and picturesque resort will be a dream come true for any couple. All modern amenities are available here. You will feel like a King and Queen in this palace. There is also a very beautiful and well-maintained garden in a eleven acre space. The antiques that the place is decorated with are also a sight to behold.
9. Hotel Du Cap-Eden-Roc, Cap d’Antibes, France
This resort has been around for more than a century. This itself is enough to put it on our list of most romantic honeymoon resorts. Think of the number of guests that this hotel would have hosted in the last ten decades. This hotel has 117 rooms and has an amazing view of the Mediterranean. And the Hotel Du Cap-Eden-Roc is still pampering couples with its amazing service and ambience. The hotel also has a Champagne Bar where you can let go of everything and a salt water infinity pool where you can lose yourself. This hotel is very famous for the lobsters they serve in their restaurant.
8. The Goring, London
Since 1910, this hotel has been owned by the Goring family for ages. It is located in Belgravia and has 69 rooms. This hotel is one of the most well known luxury hotels in all of London. You would be interested to know that this is where Kate Middleton got dressed on her wedding day. This hotel is very well known for their egg Drumkilbo which is a deviled egg but has shrimp and lobster. Their afternoon tea is also very famous.
7. Belmond Hotel Caruso, Ravello, Italy
This Hotel used to be a palace in the eleventh century. But now it is one of Italy’s most famous luxury resorts and is hence, on our list of most romantic honeymoon resorts in Europe. Newly married couples crowd this resort all the time and it is very difficult to make reservations. They have a roof top infinity pool from where you can soak in the Mediterranean and all its glory. Evian spritzes and sweets are handed out to guests like candy. The resort also offers wooden boats in which guests can cruise the Amalfi Coast.
6. Palazzo Avino, Ravello, Italy
This resort used to be a villa in the twelfth century. It has beautiful terrace gardens where guests enjoy spending the evening in. They have whirlpools in the solarium that is there on the roof. And from here the guests can view the sunset at the Amalfi Coast. The rooms are incredibly lavish and luxurious.
5. Belmond Hotel Splendido, Portofino, Italy
If you wonder where Beyonce and other celebrities go on vacation? It is Portofino. At any given time of the year, you can see celebrities here. If you get a room with a sea view, you can see your favorite celebrities anchoring their yachts at the port. You can also see this from the infinity pool of the resort, or even the restaurant known as ‘La Terezza’.
4. Belmond Hotel Cipriani, Venice
The name Belmond is synonymous with luxury. Hotel Cipriani is located on Giudecca Island. There is a private boat in which you can sail to all nearby islands and lagoons and soak in their beauty. As honeymooners you will find a lot of picturesque locations for you to take pictures and make memories. One of the most famous restaurants in all of Venice, called ‘Oro’ is a must-visit. They have a chef with a Michelin star and a Murano chandelier.
3. Villa d’Este, Lake Como, Italy
This is where Emily Blunt and John Krasinski took their marital vows. This is a luxurious estate built in the 16th century. This is constructed on the banks of Lake Como which is the perfect location for couples who want to get married, or couples who want to spend intimate moments together. George Clooney was one of the guests at the wedding of Emily Blunt and John Krasinski and he also owns a villa in the vicinity. This is one of the best resorts on our list of most romantic honeymoon resorts in Europe.
2. Le Sirenuse, Positano, Italy
This resort is a favorite for all honeymooners. Their restaurant is Michelin starred and that is only the beginning of all the things that this resort has to offer its guests. It offers an incredibly beautiful view of the Tyrrhenian Sea. The resort also has a dreamy pool terrace. The terrace is fragrant with lemon trees and bougainvillea.
1. Four Seasons Hotel George V, Paris
Most of these resorts on our list of most romantic honeymoon resorts seemed to be from Italy. But the first spot on our list goes to the Four Seaons Hotel George V in Paris. They will pick you up in the Rolls-Royce from the airport. This resort is located near the Champs-Elyses and was built in 1928. The decor in this resort was inspired by Josephine and Napolean. They have an Empire suite which will truly make you feel like you own the world. And this is one of the resorts with the best view of the Eiffel Tower.
Picking a resort for your honeymoon cannot be easy. There are a lot of things to consider like the budget, the number of days and of course availability of air tickets and hotels. But remember that this is a trip of a life time and plan and save well in advance and make a truly memorable trip that both of you will cherish and hold close to your hearts forever. If you find these to be very expensive, check out the article on the cheapest honeymoon destinations in the world.