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You'll be romanced by these drop-dead gorgeous resorts located all over our beautiful world.
Opening at the end of March this year, this elegant and laid-back luxe hotel in Marbella will have you kicking back in class and style from dawn till dusk. Located on a stretch deemed as the “Golden Mile” between Marbella’s old town to the glamorous Puerto Banus, this strictly adult-only hideaway offers a private beach, secluded swimming pool, and treatment rooms with sea views. You can end your days with stylish nights at its La Suite nightclub or be engulfed in the setting rays of sundown as you take a slow stroll down the bay. And of course, your stay can only be completed with dining at its acclaimed Nobu restaurant – the first in Spain, where you’ll have first-in-line access as a guest. Website: Nobu Marbella More than just a party island, Ibiza has some gorgeous and serene properties for a romantic getaway. Hotel Aguas de Ibiza Lifestyle & Spa is one such example. Image: Rooftop Pool Encircled by lush, tropical gardens and terraces, three outdoor swimming pools that offers sparkling sea views of the Mediterranean and luxurious creature comforts contain within a sleek and contemporary style inspired by the beauty of the island; this boutique hotel has everything you’d want for an unforgettable island stay. Image: Presidential Suite Sample the flavours of the Mediterranean from three of the hotel’s restaurants or have a tapas night of fun and merriment at Vi Cool, a restaurant by renowned two Michelin-starred chef Sergi Arola. The morning after, you can indulge in the revitalising treatments available at Revival Spa by Clarins or take part in one of the hotel’s numerous activities like paddleboard yoga. Website: Hotel Aguas De Ibiza Image: Cloud 9 Corner Suite Bathroom Nestled amid the lush jungle of a private bay in Lamai, Banyan Tree Samui is a luxurious all-pool villa resort that looks down on a private white-sand beach with turquoise waters. It has everything you’d look for a blissful island stay experience – private infinity pools, personal butler service, bespoke dining experiences, and magical views. Not to mention world-class spa treatments by the highly acclaimed Banyan Tree Spa. This is a piece of haven you need to experience at least once in your life, with plenty of things you can enjoy as a couple. We’d recommend going snorkelling on the reef or having a spectacular candle-lit dining experience right on the beach! Website: Banyan Tree Samui See also: 5 SWOON-WORTHY ASIAN RESORTS FILLED WITH ROMANCE AND ADVENTURE Fusion Resort Phu Quoc wants you to switch off from everything else and focus on your well-being during your stay with them. The latest addition to the tropical island, it is also the only all-spa inclusive resort there, where treatments are included in your night room rate. Each pool villa enjoys exclusive ocean and river-front views, and the property boasts the largest spa and wellness facility on Phu Quoc – with over 20 treatment rooms, steam and sauna facilities, an adults-only pool and more. Instead of just an a la carte holiday, you are pampered by a full-on wellness package that sees to every aspect of your well-being. Their “Wellness Voyages” are multi-day packages that includes: ● Accommodation in a spacious one-or two-bedroom villa with its own private plunge pool and secluded tropical garden ● Wellness consultation and assessment ● All nutritious meals and drinks (including detox juices, daily sunset smoothies and herbal teas, and exclusive of alcohol) ● Daily wellness sessions including yoga, Tai Chi and meditation ● Daily treatments chosen from Maia Spa’s comprehensive menu of wraps, massages, scrubs, and facials ● Cooking classes and cultural excursions (five and seven-day voyages only) ● Round trip airport transfers ● Priority check-in Website: Fushion Resort Phu Quoc See also: WEDDINGS IN PARADISE: 9 MOST BEAUTIFUL BEACH DESTINATIONS IN SOUTH EAST ASIA Enjoy your private piece of Caribbean paradise when you touch down on the white sands of Long Beach, where the exclusive Sailrock Resort is located. You’ll be greeted by unspoilt landscapes and azure waters, while reclining by your private pool with its huge outdoor terrace. Spacious yet intimate, you’ll be able to conduct your exploration of the resort’s premises in secluded privacy. Dine on freshly-caught seafood and local produce, relax in the resort’s Na spa with its open-air treatment rooms or head off on an adventure! From kayaking to sport fishing, there’ll be plenty of refreshing experiences to be had with your other half. Website: Sailrock Resort See also: 5 LUXURIOUS RESORTS FOR YOUR PRE-WEDDING SHOOT OR CELEBRATIONS