Romantic Getaways: 9 Top Luxury Honeymoon Hotels in South- East Asia

A great mix of beach, culture and tropical jungles, these hotels are the epitome of all things luxe and romance!


In the market for a great honeymoon destination? If you are tying the knot soon, you will find our list of luxurious hotels in South East Asia extremely handy. Literary buffs to jungle lovers, there’s sure to be a luxe heaven for you and your beau!

1. Philippines - Dedon Island

Ultimate luxury awaits at Dedon Island! Pristine white sands and the famous waters of Philippines surround this stunning property – which is all inclusive by the way! This means no thinking of how much you are spending while on your honeymoon and simply soaking in nature at its best. Want to up the ante? A private helicopter ride can take you directly from the Cebu to the resort – go on indulge a little!

2. Thailand - The Four Seasons Golden Triangle, Chiang Rai

A jungle hideaway may seem like you are roughing it but we promise you, the Four Seasons Tented Camp Golden Triangle is the epitome of glamping! Bespoke luxury teamed with a fabulous jungle safari, you can look forward to being one with nature in the grandeur of your own space. There’s even the chance to indulge in spa treatments after your safari activities! One look at their gorgeous bathtub and you will forever want to live in a tent!

3. Indonesia - The Villas at Ayana Resort and Spa, Bali

Yes good, old and dependable Bali makes for a splendid honeymoon destination. With sumptuously luxurious villas and pampering spa treatments - you can truly get to spend all your time with the love of your life! The Ocean View villas at Ayana offer spectacular views of the private beaches of Jimbaran Bay as well as 19 different dining options, so you don’t ever have to repeat a meal during your stay. A holiday that’s accompanied by frequent Thalasso massages at the on-site Thermes Marins Bali Spa, will make for a blissful honeymoon and one that’s incredibly insta-worthy too!

4. Malaysia - The Datai, Langkawi

Nestled in an ancient rainforest The Datai at Langkawi is every honeymooners dream come true. Any room you can afford offers the same unparalleled view of the Andaman Sea and a glimpse of wildlife – flying lemurs included! The National Geographic rated the Datai Bay as one of the top 10 beaches in the world – need we say more?

5. Vietnam - Six Senses Con Dao

We love the way Six Senses properties indulge guests in luxury right in the lap of nature! Con Dao is a breathtaking location too and has been protected for decades as a national and marine park. The Six Senses Con Dao, takes all that this archipelago has to offer and adds private villas with infinity pools and unobstructed water views to wow guests from all corners of the world. Go from May to October and you’ll see turtles nesting and their eggs hatching! Quick domestic round-trip flights between Ho Chi Minh City and Six Senses Con Dao, make it easily accessible too!

6. Myanmar - The Strand, Yangon

Literature buffs? How about walking down the alleys of a hotel that hosted George Orwell and Somerset Maugham? Stay at one of Yangon’s most luxurious hotels that was originally built in 1901 and has hosted a number of literary and social personalities over the years. Victorian-style architecture and furniture welcome you to this original Sarkies building on the banks of the Yangon river. Burmese teakwood floors accompanied with high ceilings and lofty fans are sure to take you back in time. Don’t forget to carry a great book!

7. Singapore - The Capella

One of Singapore’s treasures the sophistication of Capella’s colonial building matches its lush green rainforest settings like none other. Perched atop Sentosa, the hotel’s two historic bungalows (Tanah Merah) used to house British Officers of the Royal Artillery, Coastal Defence Command. Now a genuinely gracious medley of the new and the old, you’ll often see it serve as a popular wedding venue. Need some peace and quiet? Take in the wonderful setting of this hotel. And if it’s partying at Singapore’s famous social scene you are after – it’s simply a cab ride away!

8. Cambodia - Belmond La Résidence d’Angkor, Siem Reap

If you promised your better half a honeymoon in Siem Reap, it doesn't have to be sans luxury! A few minutes away from the temple complexes, the Belmond is one of the first luxury hotels to have opened in Siem Reap. A salt-water pool welcomes you after your day of sightseeing or there’s always the Kong Kea Spa to take you through traditional massage treatments. This leafy retreat near Angkor Wat will give you an authentic Cambodian experience but with all the sparkle of a luxe getaway included.

9. Laos - Amantaka, Luang Prabang

We don't really have to sell you an Aman property. Expensive but gloriously luxurious, if it’s a once in a lifetime splurge you are after - don’t look any further! Located in the gorgeous lands of Luang Prabang, and surrounded by Buddhist temples, nature and Laotian life, it’s a great way of taking in the culture and beauty this country has to offer. Colonial-style furnishing, high wooden ceilings and backed by Aman spa’s signature chemical-free products; this is how you do Laos in style!

Natasha Tulsi

26 Oct 2017, 04:36 PM

Marketer by day, Natasha is passionate about all things travel and food! This mum of one has worked with leading brands across the globe and now helps businesses build strategy and content. Natasha also heads up Communications at Expatgiving and helps connect individuals with their dream non-profit role! Reach her at email