The magic of Little Palm Island Resort & Spa located at Little Torch Key, Florida is a popular honeymoon resort which is best described as ‘haut tropicale.’ The upscale resort is expensive, but worth every penny you spend. Located 3 miles offshore from the Little Torch Key, the 5.5 acre island is surrounded by tall palm trees. It comprises 15 oceanfront thatch-roofed bungalows hosting 30 suites well-appointed with luxuries including slate-tiled baths, king-sized beds draped with mosquito-netting, separate living rooms, comfy robes, slippers, in-door and out-door showers, private verandas, and British colonial style furnishings. The resort has no TVs and cell-phones are also discouraged to maintain perfect calm and quiet in public areas. It’s a perfect place to forget the world and bond with your partner, be it in the out-door swimming pool, peaceful garden, library or in the privacy of your own space in the bedroom. While there, you can also participate in Yoga classes.
An Indian name, Amangiri means peaceful mountain. Located in Canyon Point, Southern Utah almost on the Arizona border, the sprawling 600-acre luxury resort is 15 minutes’ drive from Lake Powell and 25-minutes’ drive from Page, the nearest town in Arizona. The resort is fringed by the Grand Canyon, Monument Valley, Grand Staircase - Escalante, and Bryce and Zion National Parks. The 34-room luxury hotel, built with sleek sandstone, commands spectacular views of the stratified colourful rock towards the Grand Staircase- Escalante National Monument. The Canyon Point, located amidst one of the most dramatic landscapes in the USA, hosts deep canyons, tall plateaus, international class hiking facilities and, of course, Amangiri. You can enjoy the sight of the “weeping wall” built by the desert-mineral-infused concrete. The beauty of the wall is that the water dripping down it generates colours from the surface and creates an amazing art form. The resort is an ode to harmony and relaxation as it provides an extensive treatment menu based on the ancient healing traditions. It houses a sprawling water pavilion with a swimming pool, steam room, dry sauna and cold plunge pool, fully equipped fitness centre, yoga pavilion, salon and floatation room.
Four Seasons Resort Rancho Encantado Sant Fe stands majestically in the wild desert topography just a few minutes’ drive from magical landscape of Santa Fe. Overlooking the Rio Grande River Valley, the resort is located at 198 State Rd 592, Santa Fe, NM 87506, just 4 miles from the Santa Fe Opera and 10 miles from Georgia O'Keeffe Museum. Santa Fe with its rich cultural heritage and sun-baked terrain is a popular romantic destination for honeymooners. Designed in modern adobe-style and located in the wild desert terrain under the sparkling stars dotting the infinite skies, the resort is an oasis of relaxation and rejuvenation for the guests. The resort offers luxury suites and rooms with fire places, pull-out sofas, free Wi-Fi, private patios, flat-screen TVs and iPod docks. The restaurant in the resort has contemporary American cuisine inspired by New Mexico gourmet traditions. There is an outdoor terrace, a swimming pool, a hot tub, a fitness center, business center and a bar.
Spread over 100 acres and built on a 1,200 feet high cliff overlooking the Pacific Ocean in Big Sur, California and just 1.6 miles from the Henry Miller Memorial Library, Post Ranch Inn is a modern, ranch-style luxury hotel and a sublime resort. The resort features chic rooms, tree houses and suites built in rustic style. They have private decks commanding spectacular mountain and ocean views. They are furnished with wood-burning fireplaces, free minibars, Wi-Fi and iPod docking stations but no TVs. Some residences have indoor and outdoor spa pools. The resort, a masterpiece of California rustic style architecture, is built with simple materials comprising primarily reclaimed wood, stone, glass and steel. The whole architecture is so designed that it blends with the landscape surrounding it. Post Ranch Inn is basically a private getaway. The 39 room resort is much in demand by the Hollywood heavyweights and it is believed that they too have to pull favors to get here. In the surrounding quiet, the only sound is the sound of silence that brings you close to your loved one.
Built over sprawling 70 acres of scenic natural landscape in Boynton Canyon, this Enchantment Resort is located at 525 Boynton Canyon Rd, Sedona, Arizona. The luxury resort is surrounded by mesmerizing red-rock formations whose sight alone is known to energize the mind and the body. A significant feature of the Enchantment Resort is that it is tucked in a canyon where the light fixtures are shielded in order to reduce light pollution. The resort holds stargazing sessions two evenings a week when the guests can watch the night skies through the resort telescope under the guidance of an astronomer. The resort is built with traditional adobe style, but provides all the modern facilities like flat screen TVs and high speed internet.
Considered as Disney’s “flagship resort,” Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort and Spa is an ideal getaway for the young couples to celebrate their honeymoon in romantic ambience. The resort, built with Victorian architectural style, is furnished with all the modern amenities. It has a spectacular 5- storey-high atrium lobby topped with light filtering stained glass domes. The lobby is furnished with sparkling chandeliers, an aviary and a grand piano to create an ambience of the bygone era. More than half of the 900 rooms at the Grand Floridian are fitted with glass-paned sliding doors, which open on to the patios and balconies. They offer panoramic views of the Seven Seas Lagoon or the Grand Floridian marina. Guests can bask on the silvery white sand beach or take soothing massage. They can also watch the fireworks sparkle up in the sky over the Cinderella Castle. There are special 6 honeymoon rooms in the towers of the main building comprising whirlpool honeymoon rooms and larger octagon honeymoon rooms.
Located at 1 Pico Blvd, Santa Monica, CA 90405, just a 10-minute walk from Santa Monica College and a short walk from 17th/Colorado Los Angeles Metro Station, Shutters on the Beach is one of the finest 5-star luxury hotels in California. Designed on a luxury beach house, the hotel overlooks the Pacific Ocean and is 0.4 miles from the Santa Monica Pier and a mile from bustling market on the 3rd Street Promenade. The hotel offers chick but casual rooms with private balconies commanding spectacular ocean views. They are furnished with flat screen TVs, free Wi-Fi, a mini bar, marble bathrooms with custom toiletries and whirlpool tubs. They are provided with 24-hour room service. The restaurant, fitted with floor-to- ceiling windows, has a café/bar and a lobby eatery with couches and fireplaces. A wellness spa, an outdoor pool/patio and a gym are additional attractions.
Located 8 miles north of Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport and a mere five-minute drive from the Scottsdale attractions, Sanctuary Resort is built within the spectacular landscapes of the terraced Camelback Mountain. The luxury resort provides the guests a tranquil hideaway with fabulous views of the Paradise Valley. Spread over 53 acres, the resort offers its guests an opportunity to experience upscale luxury and enjoyment coupled with glorious reinvigoration in their own private haven. The resort, an architectural marvel, stands apart from all other luxury resorts in Scottsdale. It features a unique range of residences, which are gorgeously embedded within the fabulous landscape of Camelback Mountain. The panoramic views commanded by the resort create a feeling of magnificent escape from the nerve-wracking urban life left behind. It provides an excellent opportunity for the honeymoon couples to reconnect with each other as never before while exploring the stunning scenery of the terrain.
Nestling on the Aspen Mountain at the base of the Silver Ocean Gondola, Little Nell, a cool upscale ski-in/ski-out luxury resort, is located at 675 E Durant Ave, Aspen, Colorado. Its architecture and interior design, inspired by the legendary Aspen Mountain, blend naturally with the large exterior decks and balconies, a magnificent rooftop pool and health centre. The resort houses sophisticated modern rooms and suits located next to Gondola. They feature fireplaces, flat screen TVs with Blu-ray players, iPod docks, marble bathrooms with luxurious amenities and balconies commanding panoramic views of the city and the mountains. The suites have Jacuzzis or steam showers. The resort also offers free Wi-Fi, non-alcoholic drinks and in-room snacks. The concierge and the house-keeping staff at the hotel is always ready to satisfy any need of the guests round the clock—it may be about personal comfort, entertainment, family convenience or pets.
Located at 130 Daybreak Ridge Road, Avon, Colorado, the resort is directly connected with the ski slopes of Beaver Creek Mountain. The resort houses 180 well-appointed guest rooms, including 40 suites. The luxury rooms command spectacular views of the valley and mountains and feature all the amenities including marble bathrooms, custom designed wood furnishings, classy chick fabrics, fireplaces and balconies. The suites have separate living rooms, dining rooms and kitchens. The room service is available round the clock. You can hike in the rejuvenating environs of the Colorado Mountain, ski from village to village or test your caliber on one of Colorado’s top-ranking golf course. The resort is a favorite getaway for those who value peace and tranquility amidst the mesmerizing alpine surroundings.