There comes a time when a break is necessary. From work, from daily obligations, and perhaps even from the youngsters—it happens! If you’re looking for the best in a romantic getaway or simply a pause for rest in a quiet, undisturbed, adults-only environment, look no further than our top choices below: where luxury meets peace of mind.
Montego Bay, Jamaica | Hyatt Zilara Rose Hall
Located in Montego Bay, the capital of Saint James Parish on Jamaica’s north coast, the Hyatt Zilara Rose Hall features immaculate beaches and sparkling pools for superb relaxation in the Caribbean sun. The resort has 344 tropical guestrooms and suites available, with unlimited dining in their restaurants and lounges, including the IslandZ Bar with swim-up seating—which is, of course, adults-only.
This resort also offers various activities such as volleyball, with their on-site fitness centre bringing the classics: yoga, pilates, cardio and more! Spectacular ocean views are never far away and there are numerous romantic add-ons to choose from, whether you’re after a candlelit dinner, couples spa package or personalised flowers. What more could you want for you and your partner?
Riviera Maya, Mexico | El Dorado Royale
The Riviera Maya, a stretch of Caribbean coastline, is known for its long beaches, preserved ruins and white-sanded beaches. The El Dorado Spa Resorts await you there and, if a break for intimacy is on your agenda, they offer the ultimate in relaxation for a truly romantic escape. Enjoy a walk for two on your private beach, unwind together in oceanside cabanas or receive couples massages in a seaside palapa—the world is your oyster!
The El Dorado has four resorts to choose from: the Royale, Maroma, Casitas Royale and Seaside Suites. Each promises the finest in Mayan indulgence with their award-winning Gourmet Inclusive® Experience, five stars in service and cuisine, and gorgeous long-stretch beaches. For an all-natural, sophisticated breath of fresh air with your significant other, the El Dorado Royale is here with the best a couple can get.
Savusavu, Fiji | Emaho Sekawa Resort
Savusavu is a town in the Fijian Province of Cakaudrove, also commonly known as the “hidden paradise of Fiji.” Savusavu is famous for its hot springs, and there you will find the sumptuous Emaho Sekawa Resort.
Sometimes you just need to drop off the radar for a while. The Emaho Sekawa Resort, located on a hill on Vanua Levu, Fiji’s second largest island, allows for a perfect hideaway combined with rustic excellence. This 5-star resort’s unique location brings together both ocean and rainforest terrain for lavish exploration.
Tranquillity, indulgence and top-quality service combine with gourmet food and exciting cocktails whenever you like. If that isn’t enough, The South Pacific Ocean and Savusavu Bay coastline are nearby for the most incredible sightseeing you’ll never forget. This is definitely what you need if privacy is a must, and best of all, you can do it in style.
Great Barrier Reef, Australia | Lizard Island Resort
Comprising thousands of reefs and hundreds of islands, the Great Barrier Reef is a gorgeous holiday spot that blends deluxe guesthouses with the rich diversity of aquatic wildlife found native to Australia.
With 24 private beaches and only 40 suites and villas at the Lizard Island Resort, a private beach awaits every guest—you included! The majesty of the reef, one of the greatest natural wonders of the world, is there and waiting for you… closer than ever as the resort is on the reef itself.
This resort has been designed with the reef’s natural beauty in mind. The Pavilion, made especially for couples and the ultimate in privacy, features glass sliding doors that open onto panoramic ocean views and airy, neutral tones inside. Make the most of their fine selection of wine, beer and basic spirits or your own private motorised dinghy. There’s so much to choose from, you might just be spoiled for choice!
Mykonos, Greece | Bill & Coo Hotel
Mykonos is an island in the Aegean Sea which features beaches such as Paradise and Super Paradise, and is widely known for its summer party atmosphere. The Coast Suites at Bill & Coo offer a truly luxurious stay at the beachfront hotel overlooking the Windmills of Mykonos.
A round-trip airport shuttle is available to guests 24 hours a day, complimentary breakfast is served each morning, a fitness centre is available and a seasonal outdoor pool with poolside bar. The Agios Ioannis Beach is just a 2-minute walk away, and if that doesn’t take your fancy, the Agricultural Museum and Mykonos Cathedral are nearby as well.
The Coast Suites span 10 acres with exquisite design inspired by Cycladic culture and tradition. 15 suites are available which each promise unbeatable sea views and of the sunset, the sacred island of Delos and the picturesque chapel of St. John. Tranquillity and privacy blend together perfectly here for the ideal romantic break.