WMG Picks: The Most Extraordinary Stays For Your Honeymoon!
BY Latha Sunadh | 19 Jun, 2016
Imagine you and your newly-minted husband just going to the local fish market, picking up a beautiful John Dory and cooking it to perfection in an Irish castle. Or living in a tree-house in Italy and picking berries? Fancy a romantic meal on your own private island in Belize? Now, that’s our kinda honeymoon.
Circa 2000, honeymoons were all about staying in luxurious hotels, ordering in room service and being served the chef’s menu at an exotic rooftop. Now, cut to 2016, thanks to Airbnb, honeymoons have gotten more personal, more local and more value for money. Plus add oodles of exotica + innovative homes + fancy pools for a honeymoon like no other.
That’s why with a little help from the experts themselves, we got you the most unbelievable Airbnbs, so you can take your honeymoon up a notch. *p.s Thank us later!
For The Kind Who Love Urban Jungles: Glass Treehouse House in Italy
A tree-house and a glasshouse? Now that’s rare and this Casa Barthel tree-house is the perfect place to immerse yourself in the Tuscan sun and stay between the urban and the real jungle. It comes with a pool, a garden and a tennis court. Add a private terrace and fantastic views of the Tuscan landscape and you’re set!
For The Sea Princess: Sea Shell House in Mexico
Lounging in the pool in a villa shaped like a giant sea shell? Oui oui. The Caribbean sea is 15 minutes away and it allows for some major privacy as it hangs over a cliff. Near Cancun, this one comes with king beds and a cute kitchenette.
For The Game of Thrones Lover: Castle in Ireland
Over 600 years old, this castle built in the 1400's has been restored to it’s original state with cutting edge technology and an old-worldly charm. Lots of long-winding stairs, old fireplaces and this one’s a perfect Irish castle experience. And the host promises to teach you how to light a fire.
For The Private Private Couple: In a Private Island in Belize
Imagine a whole island to yourselves? Amazing, no? Bird Island as it’s called is 20 minutes from Placencia in Belize and a total party place with privacy. A self-sufficient space includes the best snorkeling and fishing spots in Belize, transportation, a kayaks and a speedboat along with a fully equipped kitchen.
For The Modern Architect: Cube House in Netherlands
This cube house is an architectural marvel, all yellow and modern. It has three floors with all facilities and a chill room at the top with a 360 degree view. One of the biggest markets in Netherlands is situated right opposite this house and you can go to Amsterdam on a boat to experience the city.
For The Dreamy Couple: Lighthouse in Croatia
Wanna watch the waves crashing against the cliffs and see how seagulls fly around in circles? Well, this lighthouse in Croatia was built in 1882 and comes with all this and more. Catch the boat to the main island for a night out or stay in and watch the fishing boats go by for a major romantic time! Add breath-taking villages and yummy food!
For The Ones Who Love The Wind: On a Windmill
This newly renovated windmill next to a breath-taking sea view - that’s all you need to make your honeymoon one helluva party. Located in Tinos, Greece this one’s next to Stavros beach and is walking distance to the city. It also comes with amazing sunsets and a view of the islands. It’s 20 minutes away by boat to Mykonos where all the action is, if ever you want to go all out.
For the Adventurous Ones: In a Bus on a beach in Spain
It’s a 1954 vintage boho bus based in Ibiza in the Campo side with all modern amenities. Stunning moon-star nights and it comes with everything romantic - candles, champagne and a lovers double bed with stunning ocean views.
For The Romance Craver: On a Houseboat near The Eiffel Tower in Paris
On a boat guys, that's the dream. The place is not big (remember, you are on a boat!), but it's super romantic and cosy, by the river. There's a private deck for lunches and dinners and a studio on two levels with a bathtub and shower that comes with a panoramic view! And there's wi-fi and music and a nespresso. The studio is well heated so comfortable even in winter. What's amazing is it's extraordinary view (360 °) on the Seine, the Eiffel Tower, and other monuments. Romance on a boat!!!
For the luxury seekers: Villa Pianciani in Italy
A ten bedroom villa built in the 1700's? Yes please ! On top of a hill, with magnificent views, a large outdoor pool, a secret garden, a billiards room and being surrounded by olive groves is the true definition of luxury. How is that for a true Italian honeymoon?
So which one are you going to stay at? While you make up your mind, don't forget to use WedMeGood's referral link to get Rs 1331/- off your first trip!