10 of the best honeymoon hotels worldwide

10 of the best honeymoon hotels worldwide

Hitched.co.uk reveals its top 10 honeymoon hotels…

Romantic, beautiful and unforgettable… Wedding website www.hitched.co.uk - with a helping hand from romantic hotel guru Mr & Mrs Smith - has shortlisted the top 10 new honeymoon hotels in its 2014 Breakthrough Awards. The finalists vary from the Maldives to Cambodia, from Oman to Patagonia, and you can vote for your favourite between now and 7th November 2014 here.

In no particular order, here's the list of these paradisiacal retreats:

The Brice's Secret Garden, USA

An upscale reflection of Savannah's emerging cultural renaissance. Its modern and unique twist on the traditional hotel is found throughout the building. Southern charm, relaxing sanctuaries and fine dining describes their experiences.

The Residence, Maldives

Luxurious over-water pool villas offering panoramic ocean views... The Residence features a fusion of soothing colours, wood and marble, all in keeping with the traditional Maldivian architecture, bespoke furnishings and eclectic artifacts.

Park Hyatt Siem Reap, Cambodia

Widely recognised as one of the top city hotels in Asia, Park Hyatt Siem Reap is a luxury address located in the heart of one of the world's most stunning destinations. It's just 12km from the famous temples of Angkor and Angkor Wat, a UNESCO World Heritage site and one of the largest religious monuments ever made.

Awasi Patagonia, Chile

Get away from it all and become completely immersed in untouched Patagonia. The Awasi experience offers a combination of the finest food, excursions and accommodation in your own lodge with an open-air hot tub.

Segera Retreat, Kenya

An extraordinary oasis of beauty on the Laikipia Plateau in Kenya's high country, Segera's private villas are surrounded by unspoiled African landscape, lush native and exotic plants, and a sculpture garden with monumental works. It offers a holistic approach to life and wellness, with organic farm to table cuisine and spa treatments incorporating traditional local knowledge and ingredients.

Medina Palms, Kenya

Medina Palms is a brand new property, setting the benchmark for luxury and exclusivity on the Kenyan coast. It boasts a private beach area, leading onto the crystal clear waters of Watamu Beach and the surrounding protected Watamu Marine National Park.

Sublime Samana Hotel & Residences, Dominican Republic

Caressing the crystal-clear waters of the Samaná Peninsula, Sublime Samana Hotel & Residences is an exclusive collection of 27 private suites nestled on the country's most dazzling beaches.

The Pikaia Lodge, Ecuador

Designed for the environmentally conscious, eco-adventure traveler, the Pikaia Lodge is all about seeking intimate contact with the unique natural heritage of the Galapagos, along with all the comforts of a highly evolved lifestyle.

Wilderness Safaris' Little Tubu Camp, Botswana

Tucked away under a canopy of trees on Hunda Island in Botswana's Jao Concession, Wilderness Safaris' Little Tubu is an intimate and exclusive hideaway, perfectly suited to newlyweds seeking a tranquil experience. It is located in the Okavango Delta, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and one of the most incredible wilderness sanctuaries in Africa.

Alila Jabal Akhdar by Alila Hotels & Resorts, Oman

Alila Jabal Akhdar, one of Oman's most magnificent yet untapped regions, is located on the edge of a 600m gorge and only accessible by 4x4. The resort is perfectly positioned to explore Al Jabal Al Akhdar's rugged landscapes as well as a haven for those seeking an escape from the desert heat, with absolute peace and tranquillity guaranteed.


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