Luxtripper Travel Editor
A luxurious and inspirational experience awaits those couples who venture to this awe inspiring resort in northern Thailand. Dhara Dhevi stretches for 60 acres of some of the most beautiful landscaped gardens you can imagine. The serene setting is in keeping with the rich heritage of the region and and many reviewers have proclaimed this to be their ultimate romantic destination. The luxury accommodation comes courtesy of traditional Lanna style villas, colonial mansion houses and large, palace like structures. With outstanding restaurants and recreational facilities and numerous places to escape to just to revel in each others company, the Dhara Dhevi at Chiang Mai really does have it all.
The Tubkaak Luxury Boutique Resort at Krabi is embraced by a haven of greenery such is its enviable location. With a secret beach offering amazing views of an archipelago of 13 islands rising from the Andaman Sea and a backdrop of the mighty mountain of Hang Nak, Tubkaak could well be your heaven on earth. The 49 unique villas which house guests are spacious yet cosy and offer everything you could want on your romantic getaway. Enjoy a fine dining experience at one of the many restaurants before watching the sunset together – it’s simply magical.
Imagine waking in the morning and all you can see is miles of azure sea stretching out before you... This is the vista awaiting guests who visit the beachfront villa resort of The Shore at Katathani on the island of Phuket. Indoor and outdoor living fuses together seamlessly at this top class resort where time has little meaning beyond embracing the moment and making the most of your special time together. With two fabulous restaurants and everything you could ask for in terms of facilities, a stay at the Shore could be the closest any of us come to experiencing a total escape from reality within the arms of nature.
The chance to explore nine miles of pure tropical paradise awaits those who come to W on Koh Samui. Boasting 74 private pool retreats, six restaurants and several bars should you wish to venture out at night, this is a very special resort elevated to an outstanding one when you include its pristine location. The ultra chic, modern design is still very much in keeping with the natural surroundings and anyone who visits W for a romantic break or honeymoon will truly have the time of their lives at this superb resort.
The Six Senses luxury resort on Yao Noi sets a new benchmark when it comes to island resorts. Built on the ethos of complete sustainability, Six Senses takes getting back to nature to a whole new level as it has been entirely created using only natural materials. The wonderful pool villa accommodations offer every luxurious comfort to give you that tranquil bolthole you will both embrace on a romantic holiday. With several restaurants and bars to choose from as well as a wealth of wellness and recreational facilities on offer, the only complaint you will have about Six Senses is that you weren’t there long enough!
Right in the middle of one of the most exciting cities in the world, the Banyan Tree in Bangkok is living proof that luxurious and romantic resorts don’t need to be located on far flung tropical oases. You forget the madness of the city the second you set foot inside the entrance to Banyan Tree, which prides itself on being a true sanctuary for your mind, body and senses. The luxurious elegance of the guest rooms takes some beating and the finest chefs serve mouthwatering fare in the many dining options. Couples owe it to themselves to take advantage of the rooftop restaurant as a romantic dinner here, with the entire city spread out beneath you, really is the experience of a lifetime.
We hope this piece has gone some way to helping you decide where to choose for your romantic getaway or honeymoon in Thailand. The resorts we have chosen were intended to cover all bases as everyone’s idea of romantic getaway is unique to them. Seize the moment when you are on your romantic escape to Thailand and don’t think of tomorrow, its arrival is inevitable so embrace the present and make the most of every second of the time you are spending with your soulmate.