Pristine white-sand beaches. World-class diving waters. Isolated jungle retreats. Puma-spotting in the South American wilderness.
Everyone’s honeymoon dreams are different, but there’s one thing newlyweds can all agree on: it’s got to be big. It’s got to be special. It’s got to be paradise. And its got to be cheap.
But where exactly in the world offers that perfect romantic getaway of your dreams?
From the warm Caribbean waters of Jamaica to the dramatic landscapes of South America’s Patagonia and Chile’s desert-like wine region, the Americas offer an unforgettable honeymoon experience to suit any dream escape.
We’ve scoured every resort, lodge, and private villa from the north of America right down to the southern tip of Argentina to bring you some of the most romantic, luxurious, and remote honeymoon locations in the world.
With this guide, you and your partner will be eating in world-class restaurants beneath the stars, trekking off-the-beaten-track hiking routes with stunning vistas, and strolling along pristine private Caribbean islands.
So, whether you’re looking to soak in a wood-fired hot tub somewhere in the snowy wilderness or you just want to bask in the sun in an oceanfront villa with a private infinity pool, this ultimate honeymoon list is bound to tug at your heartstrings.
These are the 18 most romantic honeymoon spots in the Americas. Sit back, relax, and welcome to paradise.
1. Punta Caracol Aqua Lodge
“One of the most romantic and environmentally friendly operated acqua-lodge” – CNN
Location: Bocas del Toro, Panama
Room per night: $350.00
Honeymoon perks: priority Master Suite booking, a bottle of Spanish red wine at your first evening meal, and tropical fruit tray upon arrival.
What to expect:
Located in the stunning northeastern Caribbean Coast along the Costa Rican border, Punta Caracol Aqua Lodge is one of the best overwater accommodations in the world. Each palm-leaf-topped, solar-powered cabana offers direct access to the pristine emerald waters; home to rich coral reefs, tropical fish, and the occasional playful dolphin.
You’ll spend your days snorkelling or kayaking the 2-mile coastline, and your evenings fine-dining al-fresco and watching the sun drop into the ocean from your private balcony. The isolated location, limited electricity, and serene backdrop make Punta Caracol the ideal place to disconnect from the outside world. If you do fancy venturing out, the hotel organises private boat trips to dreamy, Robinson Crusoe-worthy beaches in the surrounding archipelago.
For more information and bookings, visit Punta Caracol Aqua Lodge here.
2. Tierra Patagonia Hotel & Spa
“The perfect honeymoon destination for couples looking to combine luxury, adventure and the all-important wow-factor”
Location: Parque Torres del Paine, Patagonia
Room per night: $560.00
Honeymoon perks: 1 night at the Ritz Carlton, Santiago, 1 night at Lapostolle Residence, Colchagua, Transfers, 1 30-minute relaxation massage per adult, 1 bottle of champagne.
What to expect:
If nature, adventure, and stunning views are what your honeymoon dreams are made of, then it really doesn’t get any better than this.
Set on a lake overlooking Patagonia’s Torres del Paine Massif- a snow-capped beauty that changes colour at the movement of the sun-, Tierra Patagonia offers visitors a unique opportunity to get up close and personal to some of the planet’s most stunning landscapes. By day, you’ll hike to world-class trekking locations with the help of Tierra Patagonia’s knowledgable expeditions guides. By night, you’ll relax in the blond-wood living room by the log-wood fire, or soak and restore your muscles in the state-of-the-art Urma spa, featuring a cascade-pool, outdoor Jacuzzi, sauna, steam bath, and beautiful relaxation areas.
For more information and bookings, visit Tierra Patagonia here.
3. Latitude 10 Beach Resort
“A truly romantic hideaway, surfing utopia, and beachfront paradise in rustic-chic Santa Teresa”
Location: Santa Teresa, Costa Rica
Room per night: $230.00
Honeymoon perks: A-la-carte breakfast, bicycle use, sparkling wine, honeymoon-decorated room.
What to expect:
Located amidst the jungle-fringed surfing paradise of Costa Rica’s Pacific coast, Latitude 10 has redefined the meaning of “Beach Resort”. Featuring open-air wooden bungalows hidden amongst Costa Rica’s thick vegetation, you’ll enjoy all the luxuries of a high-end resort, but with a wild, back-to-nature feel.
With a candle-lit path leading you from your front door to the beach, you’ll always be just a few steps from the ocean; and the Pacific’s world-class surf. With no windows or thick concrete walls to drown out nature’s sound, you’ll sleep to crashing waves and singing nocturnal rainforest animals.
For more information and bookings, visit Latitude 10 Beach Resort here.
4. Rockhouse Hotel
“This ridiculously beautiful resort is the best in Jamaica” – Travel + Leisure
Location: Negril, Jamaica
Room per night: $95.00
Honeymoon perks: a bottle of champagne, scented candles and flower petals on the bed, “Rockhouse Honeymoon Spa Purification Ritual” which includes the Welcome Foot Ceremony followed by an Aqua Detox Rejuvenation & Cleansing Treatment, and a Stress-Releasing Neck & Shoulder Massage.
What to expect:
Set on the volcanic cliffs of Pristine Cove overlooking the azure waters of the Caribbean Sea, Rockhouse is unlike any other hotel in the world.
Wrapped in complete isolation by the rock formations and lush jungle vegetation, each thatched-roof bungalow offers an incredibly private, romantic, and luxurious experience. Most bungalows have private patios or sun-deck lounges, and some even feature direct access into the dreamy waters below. The Rockhouse hotel is also home to three of Jamaica’s most prestigious restaurants, including the stunningly romantic Rockhouse Restaurant perched on the edge of the cliff face and- you’ve guessed it- offering yet more stunning vistas of the crystal-clear cove.
For more information and bookings, visit Rockhouse Hotel here.
“With its commitment to sophistication and natural beauty, Hermitage Bay aims to join the properties at the top of the market in Antigua”- Conde Nast Traveler
Location: St. Mary’s, Antigua
Room per night: from $1,225.00
Honeymoon perks: Complimentary upgrades from a Garden Suite to Beachfront Suite from April 1 to Dec 20 (subject to availability) and champagne welcome.
What to expect:
Set in a secluded bay and made up of just 30 eco-chic, freestanding suites, Hermitage Bay combines all the luxury of a 5-star resort but with a more intimate, personalised touch.
The stunning Hillside Pool suites- decked out in dark wood and crisp, white linens- feature private plunge pools with unrestricted views of St. Mary’s stunning azure waters below.
Guest spend their days here exploring the nearby sugary-white sand beaches, snorkelling in the crystal-clear bays, or wining and dining at the hotel’s world-class oceanfront restaurant. With such attentive and discreet service, isolated location, and a beautifully romantic setting, Hermitage Bay really is honeymoon perfection.
For more information and bookings, visit Hermitage Bay here.
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