Arizona Weddings’ Top 25 Honeymoon Spots–Week Two
Written by Kelcy Christy & Kristina Celik
From the sand to the snow to the safari, Arizona Weddings recaps a twenty-five of our all time favorite honeymoon spots. Whether you’re looking for pure romance or an activity packed escape, we’ll help you find the perfect honeymoon to follow your Arizona wedding.
Sandals La Toc
St. Lucia, West Indies
Beautifully situated along a half-mile crescent shaped beach, Sandals La Toc on the island of St. Lucia is one of the Caribbean’s most enchanting resorts. An island retreat amidst a true rainforest, this 210-acre beauty has everything you’ll need to restore and rejuvenate in Sandals’ typical all-inclusive fashion. The romantic ambiance and spectacular atmosphere of island life is matched with exotic gardens, tranquil pools, and exceptional golf courses. To truly escape and renew, the Red Lane® Spa combines classic European rituals with Caribbean flair and botanical products to give you imperial service and an influential journey.
Punta Cana, Dominican Republic
Find yourself in the jewel of the Caribbean. The AAA Five Diamond Awarded Tortuga Bay offers responsible luxury, impeccable service and villas designed by the world-renowned Oscar de la Renta. Located in the region of Punta Cana on the eastern shore of the Dominican Republic, the exclusive Tortuga Bay is the ultimate destination for exquisite seclusion and total relaxation. Guests of Tortuga Bay will experience 36 holes of championship golf designed by Tom Fazio and P. B. Dye, a state of the art spa, and a 1500 acre Ecological Reserve with 15 natural spring water lagoons and so much more. The perfect marriage of white-sand beaches and high end luxury, Tortuga Bay ensures an unforgettable place for all who visit.
St. Lucia, West Indies
Consistently hailed as one of the best resorts in the world by the most reputable travel enthusiasts, Jade Mountain is an elite enclave that celebrates the stunning scenic beauty of St. Lucia.
Upon entering your room, expect grand sweeping spaces where bedroom, living area and an extravagant private infinity pool glide into one another to form extraordinary platforms floating out into nature. With the fourth wall entirely absent, Jade Mountain’s sanctuaries are stage-like settings from which to embrace the full glory of St Lucia’s Pitons World Heritage Site, and of course, the eternal Caribbean Sea.
Just like the sanctuaries themselves, the bathrooms at JADE MOUNTAIN are individually designed and vary slightly in lay-out and size. The open floor design allows the bathrooms to become part of the sanctuary experience.
Deliberately techno-free, the property does not offer telephones, radios, or television, ensuring each guest is able to truly unplug from the real world during their stay.
The very essence of Jade Mountain is the celebration of life and love. Jade Mountain’s spectacular setting, incredible architecture five star service set the stage for an unforgettable honeymoon, wedding or anniversary of a lifetime.
Hotel Punta Tragara, Capri
Set the tone for your sun-soaked Italian retreat at Hotel Punta Tragara in Capri. Designed by Le Corbusier as a private villa in the 20s, the house was headquarters for the American Command during World War II and played host to Eisenhower and Churchill. In 1968, the villa was purchase and made into the stunning hotel it is today. Full of charisma, character and glorious sea views, Hotel Punta Tragara, Capri provides both extraordinary views and service.
Ranked among the world’s best hotels and resorts as appointed by The Condé Nast Traveler Gold List, add Hotel Punta Tragara, Capri to your list must visit resorts.
Experience the splendor, the grandeur, the intrigue and the magic of Villa d’Este- an opulent hotel overlooking glorious Lake Como. Hailed as one of the best hotels in the world by Travel & Leisure, Condé Nast Traveler and Forbes Traveler, this famous resort destination has been widely praised for its beautiful gardens, exquisite cuisine, gala celebrations, impeccable décor and extraordinary hospitality.
Villa d’Este now offers guests the experience of staying in two magnificently renovated 19th Century villas that are located within the resort’s 25-acre park. With full use of hotel’s facilities and amenities of the hotel, this option is perfect for long term guest seeking privacy while surrounded by true opulence.