With the news that George Clooney and Amal Alamuddin will be heading to the Seychelles for the second time this year, this time as husband and wife, we take a look at the top celebrity honeymoon haunts and how you can honeymoon like a celebrity too, in some of the most stunning locations around the world.
Where: The Seychelles
Who: If it’s good enough for the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge it’s good enough for George and Amal!
Pristine white sand beaches, majestic granite cliffs and mysterious jungles, it’s little wonder why Wills and Kate decided to honeymoon here.
How: Can’t stretch to a private jet? That’s OK, you can still stay at the Banyan Tree Seychelles tucked along the beautiful Intendance Bay in Mahe. With a magnificent tropical forest backdrop and spectacular views of the Indian Ocean, prepare to be enchanted.
7 nights from £2099pp*
*all prices include international flights from London and airport taxes, and are subject to availability
Where: Los Cabos, Mexico
Who: Chris Martin and Gwyneth Paltrow
A sizzling favourite for A-listers, including the former Mr & Mrs Martin, located at the southern tip of Mexico’s Baja Peninsula. Its 20 mile corridor is lined with world-class resorts and a stunning coastline.
How: Stay at the 5* Plus One&Only Palmilla in Los Cabos which has its own private stretch of beach, a luxurious spa and a host of activities including golf, tennis and plentiful watersports.
7 nights from £1849pp*
Where: The Maldives
Who: Russell Brand and Katy Perry
The Maldives are like no place on earth. With 1200 breathtaking islands taking up little more than 100 square miles, you are always just a few steps away from the beach. The marriage didn’t last long but this island paradise will remain unchanged.
How: Stay at the Holiday Island Resort, with luxurious bungalows with private terraces that overlook the azure Indian Ocean.
7 nights Half Board from £779pp*
Where: The Bahamas, Caribbean
Who: Penelope Cruz and Javier Bardem
Just a short flight from Miami and with 700 islands to choose from, the Bahamas is always at the top of the A-listers honeymoon chart. Play golf on a coastline fairway, sail in clear waters or dive colourful reefs and shipwrecks. We wonder if Peneleope and Javier partook in any adventure sports?
How: Stay at the One&Only Ocean Club Resort located on the north side of Paradise Island. The name says it all, with a stunning coastline and warm turquoise waters this resort is a true sanctuary.
7 nights from £1599pp*
Where: Turks & Caicos
Who: Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner
With some of the best beaches on the planet, crystal clear water and white sand crunching beneath your toes, you’ll find time seems to slow to a different pace here. The only way to reach Parrot Cay is by private boat or the resort’s ferry from its very own dock. Guess which mode Ben and Jen took.
How: You can actually do it exactly how they did, staying at 5* plus Parrot Cay Resort on a small private island in the north of the Caribbean. This secluded luxury hideaway is a mystical sanctuary styled in understated elegance.7 nights 7 nights from £1689pp*