Congratulations! Your engagement is an exciting and BUSY time. You may take grander or wilder trips later in life, but the honeymoon is epic.
Our clients typically seek post-wedding relaxation, privacy, romance and natural beauty. Whether you’re a surf and sand couple, daring foodies, adventure junkies or crave nature, Runway Travel will recommend memorable, romantic honeymoon options.
No doubt you are preoccupied planning the wedding! Runway Travel works with you to understand your wishes while considering timing, logistics and cost. So much influences where and when you decide to honeymoon. Here are some benefits booking through us:
- We get you better rates and perks that you won’t get booking on your own through our global partners.
- If something goes wrong, we’ve got your back 24X7. The Internet won’t do that for you.
- We’re a valuable resource from visas, to local guides, to transfers, to recommended shots and more.
- We’ll present options you may not have considered.
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A Client's Honeymoon in Thailand
Congratulations to Anna and Matt! Runway’s client dreamt of a honeymoon that would be the trip of a lifetime. In our planning meeting, they wanted a trip that was exotic, beautiful and loaded with culture and history. The couple were also looking for a vacation that was a balance of adventure and relaxation. We curated the perfect honeymoon for them in Thailand. Some highlights included the Temple of Dawn, a luxury barge cruise, Khao Sok National Park, Samui Elephant Sanctuary and the Big Buddha Temple. Enjoy some pictures from their scrapbook!
La Casa de la Playa, Mexico
La Casa de la Playa is nestled in the Mayan rainforest on one of the most iconic beaches in the world. This resort is all-inclusive and adults only. Each room has it’s own jellyfish habitat. You will be able to make yourself at home and ask for anything, serve yourself, relax and explore in a peaceful, unhurried ambiance.
This new boutique hotel in Riviera Maya by architect David Quintana was born with a joyful soul, a spirit of service, a vast cultural heritage and a sustainable design that both respects and exalts the beauty of nature. La Casa de la Playa began its legacy in December 2021 with 63 ocean front suites, wine and dining experiences by celebrity chefs, private transportation in luxury cars, admission and exclusive activities in Grupo Xcaret parks.
- $400.00 USD per suite, min stay 4 nights
- $700.00 USD per suite, min stay 7 nights
- Booking Window: NOW – March 31, 2024
- Travel Window: February 1 – December 31, 2024
The resort’s philosophy of barefoot elegance brings ultimate luxury without limits; you can experience high-end personal service but still be comfortable in a relaxing environment. Located outside the hurricane belt, this Balinese-inspired resort is luxury in unnoticed details. It is that personal note upon arrival or having your favorite glass of wine ready at the table. And at the same time, it is a worry-free holiday with a personal butler at your side or a private dinner by an award-winning Michelin Star Chef. It is service providing the trip of your dreams before you even realized it was in your dreams. For new bookings made now through 12/31/24, enjoy:
- $150 Resort Credit Per Room, Per Stay
- Upgrade Upon Arrival, Subject to Availability
- Early Check-In & Late Check-Out, Subject to Availability
- Daily Buffet Breakfast
- ID’s Post Departure, In-Destination Insurance
Dromoland Castle, Co Clare, Ireland
A castle is the perfect destiation for a fairy-tale honeymoon! Dromoland Castle is one of Ireland’s finest castle hotels and was built in the 16th century. It is majestically set on the shores of Lough Dromoland and surrounded by over 450 acres of breathtaking scenery, including a championship parkland golf course and country club. Newlyweds are met at the gates of the historic Castle by huntsmen on horseback and their hounds who will lead you up the meandering avenue to the Castle which dates back to the 1500’s. You will be greeted with a staff line up (just like you see on one of the arrivals at Downton Abbey!) Details on the majestic Dromoland Castle. A falcon delivering your engagement ring is as unique as they come for proposals! See video below.
Four Seasons, Bali
Bali, the magical island of the gods, tempts with two acclaimed Four Seasons Resort experiences at Jimbaran Bay and Sayan. In these two exquisite Resorts – frequently listed among the world’s finest – Four Seasons offers the very best of Bali. The resorts are only one hour apart, but offer competely different experiences.
Jimbaran Bay, Bali
The Four Seasons Resort Bali at Jimbaran Bay is a luxurious beachfront property located on the southern coast of Bali, Indonesia. Your honeymoon will begin by arriving at the resort by river rafting, see video. The resort offers a range of activities to suit all interests, including cultural experiences such as Balinese dance performances and temple visits, as well as outdoor adventures like snorkeling, surfing, and exploring nearby attractions such as Uluwatu Temple and the Garuda Wisnu Kencana Cultural Park. Book now through 4/30/24 with a four night minimum stay in 2024 and you will enjoy a guaranteed upgrade. Runway Travel recommends you experience:
- Balinese dance lesson – go home with a new skillset!
- Longevity Garden – Spa experience for couples
- Love is in The Air – Helicopter tour of Bali
- Jala Cooking Academy – Phenomenal Balinese chef cooking class!
- Zero Waste Cocktail Class – At Telu
- Romantic Dinner – Gazebo images attached
- Sunset Cruse
The Four Seasons Resort Bali at Sayan is located in the heart of Bali’s cultural and spiritual center, near the town of Ubud. It’s nestled amidst lush jungle greenery along the Ayung River. The resort offers luxurious accommodations in the form of spacious suites and private villas. Many villas feature infinity plunge pools and stunning views of the surrounding rainforest. The design seamlessly blends traditional Balinese architecture with contemporary luxury. Book now through 4/30/24 with a four night minimum stay in 2024 and you will enjoy a $100 resort credit. Runway Travel recommends you experience:
- Riverside Cooking School – Chef’s Sokasi Table
- Romantic Dinner on Lotus Pond
- Sayan Valley Picnic – Private picnic spot with Chef setting up a camp kitchen!
- Sacred Nap – Experience for couples
- Couple’s Night Spa Ritual – Done riverside at the Ayung River
- Laughter Yoga – Complimentary and unique!
- Day in a Balinese Farmer’s Life – Learn rice farming & plant rice seed
- Bongkasa Village Biking Adventure – Off the beaten track
Andaz Maui, Hawaii
Embark on an enchanting journey at the Andaz Maui, where luxury meets the breathtaking beauty of the Hawaiian paradise. Nestled along the pristine shores of Wailea, the resort offers an idyllic retreat for couples seeking an unforgettable romantic experience. You’ll feel at home in their beautiful guestrooms, suites and luxury villas with ocean or pool views. Relax on your private lanai, dine on locally sourced cuisine at their four restaurants, or plan the wedding of a lifetime on an oceanfront lawn along the coast. Renew your senses at the spa and tap into the energy of the local culture. We recommend honeymooners experience the Chef’s Table, a luau, booking a photo session and indulging in one of the many couples spa treatments. Now through 12/20/24, receive a 5th night free promotion.
Paris is known as the City of Lights and deserves the title of City of Love as well. It may seem a bit stereotypical to honeymoon in one of the most romantic cities in the world. Runway Travel has recommendations for experiences beyond the traditional tourist stops. The Eiffel Tower makes an amazing background for your private photo shoot. Have another destination in mind? The photographer will work with you to create a truly unique photo album. If you’re looking for photoshoot ideas, we can arrange for a private boat tour down the River Seine. The leather-covered banquette in the private salon with a minibar is a dreamy excursion. For additional details, view more Paris honeymoon suggestions by Runway Travel.
The Brando, Tetiaroa
Marlon Brando said, “My mind is always soothed when I imagine myself sitting on my south sea island at night. If I have my way, Tetiaroa will remain forever a place that reminds Tahitians of what they are and what they were centuries ago.”
The Brando Resort once was the vacation spot for Tahitian royalty, the islets are under a 99-year lease contracted by Marlon Brando. Encompassing 12 islets that surround a lagoon over four miles wide that is a 20 minute private plane ride from Tahiti. Bask in this private nature reserve where sea turtles, manta rays and exotic birds frequent white-sand shores and crabs hide under palm trees. Most importantly, the hotel upholds the principle of responsible luxury. This is a honeymooners luxury paradise, the hotel allows for a maximum of 80 guests. All 36 villas have their own swimming pool which opens onto the lagoon. There are three restaurants, two bars and room service is available 24 hours to enjoy a meal on your private beach. Don’t miss the spa which practices ancestral polynesian treatments next to a fresh water cascade. Read why The Brando was so special to the Godfather.
Impressions Isla Mujeres
Discover a romantic Caribbean retreat that elevates the extravagance of escape to new heights with Impression Isla Mujeres by Secrets. Romantic in both design and spirit, the property is situated near the island sanctuary ruins for Ixchel, the Mayan goddess of Moon, Fertility and Happiness, and surrounded by calm, clear, turquoise Caribbean Sea waters showcasing the Cancun hotel zone in the skyline. A world away, yet only 25 minutes from mainland Cancun, guests of this hidden paradise will arrive in style by an exclusive resort boat. As part of the Impression by Secrets line of resorts, all 125 modern suites come with personalized butler service and Endless Privileges® inclusions. Runway Travel recommends the Secrets Eternity Honeymoon Package which includes spa treatments, turndown service, beachfront dining and free anniversary nights. This is truly a romantic hideaway with exclusive experiences tailored to guest preferences, butler service dedicated to specific desires and curated gastronomy designed to rise above expectations. Contact our honeymoon advisors for additional details and for all the honeymoon packages Impression Isla Mujeres has to offer.
Southern and East Africa
Gorilla Trekking is sure to be a conversation ignitor when people ask where you’re going for your honeymoon! Most people envision a trip to Africa that includes the continent’s iconic animals: elephant, big cats, giraffe, zebra and more – and that is certainly a magical part of safari. But there is so much more to your time in the African bush and the variety of accommodation styles ensures comfort and relaxation. The photo below is a private dinner outside the safari tent in the Naboisho Conservancy of Kenya. Beach lovers can enjoy a day trip to the Seychelles, Zanzibar or the Kenyan shores. Normally Africa is not on the honeymoon radar, view our African honeymoon information for more stunning photos and recommendations. Runway Travel will ensure you will be pampered and have all the required information regarding shots, insurance, visas, entrance requirements, etc.
Vocabolo Moscatelli is a boutique hotel quietly nestled within a gentle valley with a neighboring lush centuries-old forest. Built on the grounds of the 12th century monastery, the main villa is composed of 8 rooms and suites. The building is joined by an annex which connects to 4 more rooms and suites, including a bridal suite and a private spa room which includes a sauna and jacuzzi, an adjacent outdoor swimming pool with solarium, event garden, a fire pit for group gatherings and barbecues, and an evocative private chapel. The hotel has been gracefully reinterpreted, blending rich ltalian history and elegant mid-twentieth century style throughout. You can do as much or as little as you like. Activities range from truffle hunting, to pottery making, to foraging, see the full range in the activities brochure. Please Contact Us for pricing and availability.