Published:
8:00 PM May 27, 2022



Celebrity Cruises


The Celebrity Apex cruise ship
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Start your married life in style aboard a five-star luxury cruise ship, where the journeys are as memorable as the destinations.

With a cruise, the options are simply endless. From the classic choice of Caribbean honeymooners with its sunny beaches and crystal clear waters to the European host of stunning destinations including the Mediterranean, Scandinavia and the Baltics.

Onboard highlights include swimming pools, hot tubs, a solarium and a spa where you can truly disconnect and relax after the excitement of your big day.

Bars and lounges offer a wide selection of drinks and entertainment options.

As this is an extra special occasion, why not enjoy Retreat Class, with upgraded cabins and your own exclusive dining room and sundeck?

Additional upgrades are available, including drink packages. Feel like a VIP with a premier pass, which includes a welcome bottle of Veuve Clicquot, priority boarding, and an officer’s lunch and captain’s toast.

The best thing about choosing a cruise for your honeymoon is that very little preparation is required – just select your ideal destination and go.

The Captain’s Club Hotel and Spa, Christchurch, Dorset


If you want to spend your honeymoon closer to home, Tracy recommends Christchurch in Dorset

If you want to spend your honeymoon closer to home, Tracy recommends Christchurch in Dorset
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If you want to spend your honeymoon closer to home, why not head to the English Riviera?

At Captain’s Club Hotel and Spa in Dorset, you can enjoy delicious meals and perfectly mixed cocktails with stunning views of the river.

Their luxury suites are perfect for honeymooners, with floor-to-ceiling windows and a cinema room.

Its location makes it the ideal base for exploring Sandbanks, Poole, the New Forest and Bournemouth.

LUX South Ari Atoll, Maldives


The Maldives is a popular destination for honeymooners

The Maldives is a popular destination for honeymooners
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With lush powdery white sand, colorful coral reefs and schools of tropical fish dancing in the clear blue waters of the Indian Ocean, the Maldives is a postcard destination with the weather to match.

Each of the island chains can only be reached by speedboat or seaplane.

LUX South Ari Atoll is home to hidden hideaways, overwater villas and award-winning spas that provide the perfect retreat to relaxation after those hectic few months of wedding planning.

Take a sunset stroll along romantic beaches or, if you’re feeling adventurous, snorkel or dive and get up close to colorful marine life.

It’s also an ideal destination for foodies, with eight culinary journey restaurants offering dishes from around the world.

Erosantorini and Astarte Suites, Santorini


The spectacular view from the Erosantorini station

The spectacular view from the Erosantorini station
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With picturesque views and romantic vibes, Santorini is one of the best choices for honeymooners.

The Greek island is home to beautiful sunsets and rugged landscapes, surrounded by traditional whitewashed houses with blue roofs.

The Erosantorini is where a five-star location meets six-star service and seven-star hospitality.

And Astarte Suites is an all-suite luxury boutique hotel in Akortiris Caldera.

Set atop a dramatic cliff and featuring elegant, traditional architecture, each suite is individually decorated.

All suites have views of a volcanic crater and a private jacuzzi.

Foodies can find the best restaurants and bars on Caldera Cliff – from hearty brunches to candlelit dinners.

Seafood lovers must visit the taverns located in Ammoudi.

And taste the best wines of the island at the Santo Wines Venetsanos winery.

You can make your itinerary action packed or laid back as you wish.

Visit the capital, Fira, for a shopping spree and stunning views, taste the adventure on a catamaran trip or a volcano trip – or spend a lazy day soaking up the sun and swimming in Eros beach.


Tracy Revell, Independent Travel Consultant

Tracy Revell, Independent Travel Consultant
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Tracy Revell is a freelance travel consultant based in Norwich. To get in touch, email tracy.revell@notjusttravel.com