We will walk you through the most romantic spots we can think of and exactly why they will be perfect. The best way to do it in our minds is a safari to begin with followed by some luxury relaxation in a tropical paradise. Here are our top 10 picks for the most romantic holiday;
Singita Boulders – Sabi Sand, South Africa
Set on the banks of the Sand river, Boulders is the height of luxury and a perfect romantic escape. Each glass suite opens out on to a private deck and plunge pool overlooking the river. The spa and gym are fully equipped and Singita is recognized as one of Africa’s most influential wine collectors – the cellar is incredible. The décor incorporates organic interiors that blend with the lodge’s surrounds, outside showers, free-standing baths, fires, views, high- end service and a range of safari activities makes Singita Boulders a no brainer when considering your honeymoon.
Jack’s Camp – Makgadikgadi Salt Pans, Botswana
Jack’s camp offers a Bedouin style tented oasis on the salt pans- an other- worldly setting. The tented suites offer a 1940’s glamour that remind you of a by gone era. The palette perfectly sets off the color of the pans and you really feel like you are the only people in the world. The activities at Jack’s Camp range from walking with the indigenous San tribe, horseback safaris, quadbike safaris and hanging with meerkats. There really is no place like it, you will be hard pushed to find a setting as spectacular ensuring a one of a kind experience.
Sausage Tree – Lower Zambezi, Zambia
Sausage tree is in the lower Zambezi and offers you all the game, all the luxury without all the people! The luxurious Bedouin style tents that overlook the Zambezi. Sausage Tree camp is the epitome of bush chic offering a civilized approach to a true bush experience with lavish attention to detail. Privacy, Luxury and adventure the perfect traits for a memorable honeymoon.
Singita Explore – Grumeti, Tanzania
Get close to nature in this luxurious tented camp, small, private and special. The camp is set up depending on each booking – it’s your own private safari heaven. The holiday is on your terms and at your pace with private guides, chefs and hosts everything is catered for. This is exclusivity at its best and in true Singita fashion the service, food and activities are second to none.
Saasab – Samburu, Kenya
Blending Moroccan architecture and Swahili décor the large open buildings at Saasab open out onto the extraordinary landscape of northern Kenya. Each of the vast rooms has its own private plunge pool that overlooks the river, a great place to spot thirsty herds of elephants and other passing game. Its exclusive and refreshing with a selection of great activities like camel safaris and fly camping.
The Majlis – Manda Island, Kenya
Set in the Lamu Archipelago in northern Kenya is Manda Island and The Majlis only a short boat ride from the ancient Lamu Island, an Arab and Swahili melting pot. Set right on the beach with views over the bay and Lamu, The Majlis offers you a barefoot luxury getaway with spacious island style rooms and a quiet island escape.
Azura Quilalea – Mozambique
Azura Quilalea, a private island in Mozambique Is a dazzling Indian Ocean utopia. With 9 open plan and spacious seafront villas to form the accommodation on this untouched archipelago and thriving marine sanctuary.An excellent spot for watersports especially diving and snorkeling with plenty of marine life just off the beach and land based activities include beach dinners, cultural trips and pampering yourself with relaxing spa treatments.
Mnemba Island – Zanzibar
Mnemba is a single small island located 4.5 km off Zanzibar island surrounded by an atoll of coral reefs and wonderful dive sites. The island has 10 beach bandas with large outdoor verandah’s looking onto the blindingly white beaches- its paradise. Mnemba is unpretentious, romantic and private with exciting activities and bottlenose dolphins that frequent the island year round, this is a perfect little romantic island escape.
North Island – Seychelles
This abundant island epitomizes freedom and privacy with its large granite peaks and untouched beaches its unbeatable. With 11 villas this private luxury hideaway oozes elegance and class. Choose from a selection of dining options, bars and private beaches as well as a variety of activities and watersports. North island is the perfect romantic break, which will ensure complete relaxation.
Miavana – Madagascar
Miavana is set on Nosy Ankao in northern Madagascar this eco resort consists of 14 luxury villas and the main village. The incredible biodiversity of the island means the activities are unrivalled and nature packed- Lemur treks, snorkel or scuba dive in the warm crystal clear Indian ocean water, Kite surf, Fly fish for giant trevally, paddle board, walk through the forests, witness turtles laying eggs in the sand, boat trips to see whales and manta rays or pamper yourself in the luxury spa.