Romance in the Caribbean: Cocktails for Two
Posted: 01 April 2016
1. St Lucia
How to sum up the luscious appeal of St Lucia? For some it’s the island’s intoxicating infusion of femininity, vibrant flora and picturesque panoramas that provide a perfect backdrop to your happiest memories. Others would argue that the soft-white sand was made for strolling hand in hand as the sun goes down. As the most scenic island in the Caribbean, St Lucia is a true natural masterpiece with romance not only in the air, but the sand, sea and across the luscious landscape too. For a one-of-a-kind romantic experience, why not seek out a view to remember by hiking to the top of the pitons with a picnic or take a couple’s scuba diving lesson to experience the vibrant marine life hidden within St Lucia’s azure waters? However you choose to spend your time you’re sure to fall in love with St Lucia...and each other!
2. Turks and Caicos
Those seeking a secluded sanctuary for the setting of some all important quality time together, or even a rejuvenating Babymoon-break, can turn to Turks and Caicos as their romantic retreat. A favourite with a select celebrity elite, Turks and Caicos has a treasured island ambience as restorative as it is renowned. Ribbons of beguiling beaches border luxurious and private resorts, the stunning signature of these secret safe-havens. Our featured resorts offer no end of indulgent and exclusive experiences for guests seeking to return home relaxed, bronzed and well-rested. Couples can look forward to romantic beachfront dining, private spa treatments and endless opportunity to enjoy each other’s company, in paradise.
Loved for its laid-back lifestyle, Antigua also boasts an alluring array of activities sure to supply that added wow-factor to any luxury holiday. Honeymooners can start married life in style by chartering private yacht to uncover some of the surrounding island’s hidden luxuries, including clandestine coves and secluded stretches of sun kissed sand, waiting just for you. For a WOW-wedding, Antigua can be your personal paradise with everything from flowers to fireworks on hand to make your big day a big deal. Enjoy sunsets at sea, cocktail in hand or, stay on land and indulge with a candlelit dinner on the beach. Antigua is the perfect setting for some serious romance and couples are sure to be won over by the island’s beguiling beauty and joyful hospitality.
One Love might be the unofficial anthem of this classic Caribbean island but rest assured there’s more than enough love to go around. Here, vibrant, engaging Caribbean culture is at its most captivating, with fabulous flavoursome food and beautiful beaches: - Jamaica is a truly inviting island with an inventory for all interests. For couples, it will come as no surprise that Jamaica is a popular wedding and honeymoon destination on account of the laid-back style, uplifting music, culture and stunning scenery at every turn. Elegant Resorts features Jamaica’s most exclusive and prestigious hotels and resorts, to ensure you can enjoy your time together in the ultimate luxury. For added perfection why not enjoy one of our ultra-glamorous luxury private villas, where you can be lord and lady of the estate and enjoy those jubilant Jamaica-vibes in your own corner of paradise.
If you’re seeking a secluded, secret getaway for two Anguilla is the ideal destination. Proof that less is more, Anguilla seduces with its laid-back allure and unblemished beauty. Escape the crowds and experience paradise at your own pace with Anguilla’s attractive ambience. If your idea of romance involves sumptuously soft sand, crystal-clear water and stunning sunsets then Anguilla is your dream destination. Our featured hotels are the finest luxury resorts in Anguilla and many offer a range of exclusive, romantic experiences to add the all important, and utterly memorable, finishing touch to your amorous Anguilla escape.
What better way to start married life than with some spice! Nutmeg is Grenada’s biggest export and a luxury beach holiday in ‘The Isle of Spice’ is a real treat for the senses, and each other! Free from the fuss and crowds of mass tourism, Grenada remains something of a hidden gem. If you’re seeking precious time just for two, soft white-sand beaches and authentic Caribbean charm, Grenada is the place to go. The island’s capital, St George’s, is one of the most attractive in the Caribbean; a horseshoe-shaped harbour home to plenty of one-of-a-kind boutiques and elegant eateries. The tranquil pace of life in Grenada is sure to suit couples seeking to make memories to treasure and the island’s turquoise waters and tropical landscape are the perfect backdrop for days dedicated to love. Get away from it all in Grenada!
7. St Barths
When it comes to romance, leave it to the French to perfect the finesse and je ne sais quoi of seduction. St Barths is a mesmerising mix of French luxury, Caribbean charm and Swedish sophistication. A coveted celebrity hideaway, St Barths is a truly alluring Caribbean gem. Treasure your time together in opulent glamour by enjoying gourmet dining on fine French cuisine, luxury boutiques and heavenly harbours - home to the world’s finest super yachts. With snorkelling, diving and a wealth of other watersports freely available on many of the pristine beaches, St Barths offers couples a glamorous getaway with more than enough activity to banish all memories of home. A truly exclusive destination, St Barts has the ability to make couple’s feel like they’ve landed in paradise and can provide each other with undivided attention in the lap of luxury.
The ultra-exclusive destination for royalty and the world’s elite, Mustique is a dream destination for any couple seeking their own secret sanctuary, in a concealed corner of The Caribbean. Our discerning clients can choose to enjoy bespoke hospitality at Cotton House or entertain a select crowd at one of our fabulous luxury villas. Mustique makes romance seem as easy as the balmy island breeze with so many stunning beaches, fabulous food and exclusive nightlife readily available. Couples can head to Basil’s Bar for a night to remember or take to the sea to discover Tobago Cays and return home feeling like you’ve shared a piece of paradise. Peaceful, prestigious and picturesque, Mustique is a must for anyone seeking rarefied romance in the heart of luxury.
9. The British Virgin Islands
If you’ve shared your love with the world at your wedding, or are in search of the perfect setting for a charming Caribbean ceremony, the illusive beauty of The British Virgin Islands is sure to win hearts. Your own private paradise, The BVIs is the definitive destinations for couples seeking to get away from it all and reconnect with romance. Peaceful, prestigious and picturesque, Richard Branson’s Necker Island is a luxury love-nest unlike any other, whilst the fifty-or-so tiny uninhabited islands in the surrounding waters are yours to uncover from the luxury of a private yacht. Redefine romance and elevate your expectations of luxury living by indulging in the ultimate private island experience and enjoy a romantic getaway that ticks all the bucket-list boxes. Think awe-inspiring sunsets, dining under the stars and dreaming the hours away from a private sundeck. The BVIs lets you live the dream in a private luxury made for lovers.
The long-time favourite of high society seeking winter sun, Barbados gives couples the chance to enjoy classic luxury with contemporary Caribbean charm. Luxuriously laid-back and oozing with understated glamour, Barbados’ pedigree as the most captivating Caribbean island is well established. Home to some of the world’s finest golf courses, best restaurants and most exclusive hotels, Barbados is the ideal setting for a romantic break with all the trimmings. While away the days watching the sun go down with a cocktail in hand or seek out colourful Creole culture by taking a daytrip to bustling Bridgetown. Enjoy a sunset cruise or retreat to the indulgent luxury of your private villa. Barbados is a honeymooner’s home away from home and the perfect setting for couples wanting to escape into some bone-fide Caribbean luxury. If you leave with a smile as wide as a local’s you know you’ve done it right!
To enjoy balmy evenings in Bajan luxury, dreamy, seductive sunsets and the fragrant charm of The Caribbean, please call one of our expert travel consultants on 8000 3570 2891