10 Most romantic hotels in the world
With life as busy at and as hectic as it is these days, sometimes, the best way to bring a little romance to a relationship is by taking a trip away to a romantic vacation destination for a week or two. Whether it’s a getaway to a place in the sun, or a luxury break in a romantic city, the hotel that you chose can make or break any vacation, so choosing the right hotel is as important as choosing the location. If you are looking for ideas for a romantic vacation for two, take a look at these ten top romantic hotels from around the world that will guarantee you a dream romantic vacation to remember.
1. Hotel Danieli – Venice, Italy
With its canals, lagoons and wonderful architecture, the city of Venice is one of the top romantic destinations in the world and one of the most romantic hotels in Venice is the Hotel Danieli, which is set right on the front of the Venice Lagoon. The hotel used to be a 14th century palace and here you can book rooms with a view over the lagoon and enjoy champagne breakfasts in bed. It offers all the style and comfort you could ask for in the city that was the birthplace of Casanova himself.
2. Kenoa Beach Spa & Resort – Brazil
This beautiful eco-hotel is hidden away in a secluded spot on the northeast coast of Brazil and it offers the opportunity of relaxing and romancing in style. Spas, spice massages, excellent Brazilian cuisine, and designer accommodation, all help to make this a great location for a slightly different sun soaked getaway for two.
3. Shangri-La Hotel – Paris
No list of most romantic hotels in the world would be complete without a mention of the world famous Shangri-La Hotel in Paris. The Shangri-La was a palace that was built in 1896 and was the home of the grandnephew of Napoleon Bonaparte. Now, it is a sumptuous hotel offering views of the Eifel Tower, right from your bedroom window. Paris is a beautiful city to visit at any time, but when you stay in the Shangri-La Hotel, it will make your romantic vacation just perfect.
4. Hotel Kakslauttenen & Igloo Village, Finland
At Hotel Kakslauttenen in Finland, they combine the wonderful experience of sleeping out in a glass igloo admiring the Northern Lights, with the comfort of a warm, cosy log cabin. You can lay out together and watch the breath-taking spectacle unfurl before your eyes, and then return straight to your private log cabling and snuggle down together invent of a roaring log fire. These combined igloo and cabin suites are quite new to the resort and well worth checking out.
5. The Greenwich Hotel – New York City
This hotel in New York City is another one of most romantic hotels in the world, and it is renowned for providing its guests with only the finest things that a hotel can offer. The hotel, which is owned by Robert De Niro, offers impeccable service and quality amenities, all of which are provided with a touch of Homestyle Italian hospitality. It’s the perfect destination for a romantic city vacation.
6. Singita Boulders Lodge – South Africa
Set in its own private area of the Kruger National Park, this designer hotel will give you a taste of your very own “Out of Africa” experience. The resort consists of 15 private lodge style suites, each with amazing floor to ceiling windows that allow you to experience the full glory of the African landscape from the comfort of your room. You can enjoy wonderful facilities, cuisine, and the very best wine, when you relax in the hotel and experience the excitement of a game trail when you venture out and view cheetahs, elephants and lions in the wild.
7. Relais Bourgondisch Cruyce – Belgium
This enchanting hotel stands on the canal banks of Bruges and is the haunt of the rich, the famous and royalty too. The boutique style hotel was built in the 16th century and is now a place to be if you want to be spoiled. To give you an idea of the level of comfort and quality the hotel offers, the bed lining is by Ralph Lauren and the paintings on the walls are by Henri Matisse.
8. Pangkor Laut Resort – Malaysia
The Pangkor Laut Resort, which is set in one of Malaysia’s ancient rainforests, on an island three miles off the mainland coast. It really is a beautiful and serene slice of paradise that is ideal for a romantic holiday. You can have your own private villa, or a secluded water bungalow. A luxury private island paradise; what more could you ask for?
9. Viceroy – Anguilla
White sands and swaying palms are only the beginning of what this wonderful resort in Anguilla in the West Indies has in store for visitors. It’s another one of beautiful, most romantic hotels in the world. The hotel also has a sumptuous collection of guest rooms, villas and suites to choose from, all designed by the interior designer Kelly Wearstler. Add to that the private plunge pools and the soaking tubs with a view, and you will have a Caribbean romantic holiday that you will never forget.
10. Toren Hotel – Amsterdam
Set in the romantic city of Amsterdam, The Toren Hotel offers 38 beautifully appointed rooms, many of which have views over the canals and a Jacuzzi. It’s the perfect base from which you can explore the scenic city of Amsterdam and then enjoy romantic evenings alone.
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