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At Classic Resorts their dedicated reservations team have over 70 years’ knowledge of the world’s best honeymoon destinations. From the turquoise seas of the Caribbean to vibrant cities of Asia, African Safaris to the deserts of Arabia, we have something for you!
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The Caribbean has many islands and they are all quite different. With sunshine year round and temperatures around 25 degrees, be prepared for some liquid sunshine during our summer months.
Costa Rica Honeymoon
Costa Rica occupies a privileged spot in the heart of Central America. While its territory of 19,652 square miles touches both the Caribbean Sea and the Pacific Ocean, the country is surprisingly accessible – one can travel from coast to coast in just three hours by car (or 45 minutes by plane).
The Caribbean region of Costa Rica stands out for its variety of aquatic ecosystems and its beautiful white and black sand beaches, providing an ideal setting for activities such as sport fishing, snorkelling, and sun bathing. The Pacific coast concentrates big tourist centres and its beaches are very popular for surfing, for example Esterillos, Jaco, Hermosa, Boca Barranca. In the Golfito region, near the Marino Ballena National Park, surfing fans can find the famous “long lefthander wave.”
A 10 night package including three nights at the Row Hotel New York and seven nights at the 5* Secrets Papagayo Resort Costa Rica on an All Inclusive bases starts from €2489pp including flights, taxes and transfers for travel in October.
The Dominican Republic
Dominican Republic, over the last number of years has become extremely popular with honeymooners, families and couples. This is due to the great value for money offered by the 5 star All Inclusive resorts, prices start from as little as €1929pp including flights, taxes, seven nights on All Inclusive and transfers. The white sandy beaches with tropical palm trees offer some picturesque places to get married on the beach.
Jamaica, the land of Bob Marley and rum! Is now a favourite with many Irish holiday makers. It has plenty to offer if you’re adventurous like white water rafting, zip wire rides through the forest canopy or climbing Dunns River falls. If you prefer to relax and unwind there are three main resorts to stay, Ochos Rios, Montego Bay and Negril, all offer shops, bars and restaurants including the famous Margaretville and cocktails at Ricks café in Negril to watch the sun go down… most resorts are based on All Inclusive including all meals and local branded drinks, non motorised water sports, land sports, daily activities and nightly entertainment. A seven night All Inclusive stay at the 5* Riu Palace Tropical Bay Resort would set you back around €1839pp including flights, taxes and transfers.
Barbados is one of the best know islands in the Caribbean has plenty to offer, take a visit to a local rum shack to meet the locals, take a trip to Bridgetown the island capital for some great duty free shopping. Take a trip to the Andromeda botanical gardens, go on a 4×4 adventure or try some water sports. The popular 4* plus All Inclusive Turtle Beach Hotel on the South Coast, offer great value for both honeymooners and couples. Close to St Lawences Gap, its prices for a seven-night stay on All Inclusive basis start from €2339pp including flights, taxes and transfers.
St. Lucia Honeymoon
St. Lucia is one the most tropical of islands with its rain forest and Piton Mountains lining the skyline, it’s a very beautiful island. Sandals Resorts for adults over 18 is All Inclusive, which means you know what your honeymoon will cost before you travel. With all meals and drinks, entertainment and non motorised watersports included it’s a perfect choice for your wedding or honeymoon. Sandals also offer Martha Stewart Weddings. Classic Resorts has some great value here with prices starting from €2449pp including flights, taxes and hotel for six nights All Inclusive with a night at London Gatwick Airport.
Mexico has recently become one of the Top Caribbean destinations for Irish couples, with its white sandy beaches, great water sports, Mayan culture and great nightlife, there is plenty to see and do.
A 5* stay at the Now Jade Riviera Maya for six nights on an All Inclusive basis starts from €1579pp including flights, taxes and transfers.
The Indian Ocean has long been a favourite with honeymoons. Its exotic islands of Mauritius, The Seychelles and The Maldives is a paradise waiting to be explored.
If you are looking for a very special place to spend your honeymoon, Mauritius is definitely the place for you. Every hotel on the island offers extensive wedding and honeymoon packages. They can also help you in organising every single detail of the ceremony. 5*Long Beach Resort offer couples discounts for their honeymoon and can be booked on BB or All Inclusive, a seven nights stay on an All Inclusive basis starts from €1998pp which includes flights, taxes, transfers and seven nights All Inclusive.
The Seychelles Honeymoon
The Seychelles is made up of 115 islands, Mahe and Pralin being the largest. They offer fabulous beaches on tropical islands. Situated on the island of Mahe is the newly opened Constance Ephelia resort; this resort lies on the two beautiful beaches and overlooks the marine national park. It features 184 junior suites on a half board basis with five restaurants and bars to choose from. Seven nights on Half Board, including Honeymooners Discounts, starts from €2229pp including flights, taxes and transfers.
The Maldives Honeymoon
If a honeymoon is meant to be a celebration of love in an intimate, secluded, and most importantly, beautiful setting, then the Maldives is the world’s best backdrop for all these things. There are endless ways to let the magic of the islands dazzle you on your holiday as a couple. A dinner under the stars with the occasional flicker of candle light to bring you back into the real world, a daring getaway to a nearby uninhabited island all by yourselves for the whole day, or just lazing around in your private bungalow watching the endless turquoise waters while you are treated to an spa treatment in the room. Stay at the 5* Atmosphere Kanifushi Island in a Sunset Beach Villa on an All Inclusive basis for seven nights from €3399pp including flights, seaplane transfers and hotel.
One of the world’s most exciting holiday destinations, Bali has always had a special attraction for the international traveller. The beauty of Bali is that it has everything – beaches, mountains, jungle, thousands of shops, amazing restaurants, nightlife, and the most beautiful people with a culture steeped in tradition and Hindu religion. It is a vibrant place in parts, and untouched in others. Bali is known as “The Island of the Gods“ and is a true paradise for a great holiday. Why not try the 5* Spa Village Tembok for seven nights on full board basis with a daily massage from €1659pp including flights, transfers and hotel.
Malaysia Truly Asia, has a diverse selection of cultures and religions which make it so interesting. Pangkor Laut is a privately owned island located three miles off the West Coast of Malaysia along the Straits of Malacca. This piece of paradise has been two million years in the making, and here you will find one of the world’s premier resorts nestling in the shade of forest giants as old as the land. You will find no other resorts – just secluded bays curled around pristine beaches, evening skies woven with colour, and a deep sense of serenity reserved exclusively for guests. A combination of luxury, natural beauty and age-old wilderness woven together to produce an environment where peace and magically memorable moments are the currency. Stay seven pay six nights in a garden villa from €1499pp including flights, taxes and transfers. Honeymoons receive room upgrade and champagne in room on arrival.
Langkawi – an archipelago made up of 99 islands on Malaysia’s west coast – is the country’s best-known holiday destination. Surrounded by stunning turquoise sea, the interior of the main island is a mixture of picturesque paddy fields and jungle-clad hills. The 5* Andaman Langkawi Resort offers two free nights on BB for seven nights from €1265pp including flights, taxes and transfers.
Thailand known as “land of smiles” has long been a favourite with the Irish traveller. It offers many beautiful islands with sandy beaches, vibrant cities, culture, nightlife and much more……
The luxury 5* The Vijitt Resort Phuket is charmingly ensconced in a garden setting, not too far from Phuket Town and airport. This accommodation is designed to relax and refresh your senses both visually and physically. Stay seven night on BB and then head up to the 4* Elephant Hills Lake Jungle Safari for two nights on Full Board, learn about and feed the Asian Elephants before you take a kayak through the mangroves and then head up to the floating camp where you will experience the amazing sights and sounds of the jungle. This holiday cost for nine nights including flights, taxes and transfers is from €1699pp.