Romantic Getaways To Celebrate Your Engagement

These romantic getaways are the perfect way to commemorate an important milestone in every couple’s lives: the day their partners say yes.

He knelt down on one knee and asked for your hand in marriage, leading to you saying yes and both of you riding off to the sunset. Saying yes is truly one of the most memorable moments a couple will go through together, as this indicates you chose each other out of a billion people. What better way to celebrate a momentous occasion than embarking together on a series of romantic getaways?

Here is a roundup of our favorite locations across the world that newly-engaged people can consider traveling to. 

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Hilton Lake Como

Newly engaged couples, Italy’s Lake Como is one of the most romantic getaways you should consider. The destination contains mountainous backdrops and a magnificent lake that gives off a neoclassical love story vibe. And once you’re there, Hilton Lake Como just might be the place for you.

The hotel is situated on a slope and has an undeniably breathtaking view of the lake. It is only 10 minutes away from the city center so you enjoy intimacy with the town just close by.

The view at Hilton Lake Como
The view at Hilton Lake Como/Photo from Hilton Lake Como’s website

Hilton Lake Como’s amenities include wireless internet connection, outdoor and indoor pools, pet friendly rooms, concierge services, and wellness spas, apart from the scenic views outside. 

They offer premium Guest Rooms and Suites that provide a level of comfort and intimacy like no other. Their most luxurious room, the Presidential Suite, highlights a spacious room with a rooftop terrace and pool overlooking Lake Como. 

Hilton Lake Como's Presidential Suite bed faces an outdoor lounge area
Hilton Lake Como’s Presidential Suite bed faces an outdoor lounge area/Photo from Hilton Lake Como’s website
Hilton Lake Como’s Presidential Suite
Hilton Lake Como’s Presidential Suite view/Photo from Hilton Lake Como’s website
The outdoor pool in the rooftop terrace overlooking picturesque lake views
The outdoor pool in the rooftop terrace overlooking picturesque lake views/Photo from Hilton Lake Como’s website

For dining options, their restaurants Satin, Taffeta, and Terraza 241 will quench your thirst and satisfy your appetites. Satin serves breakfast while Taffeta is a modern lounge by day and a classic bar by night. The latter offers international dishes, cocktails, and a selection of wines. Meanwhile, Terraza 241 is a dining option adjacent to the pool that offers innovative local dishes, cocktails, wines, champagnes, and sweeping views of the destination.

Views from the Terraza 241
Views from the Terraza 241/Photo from Hilton Lake Como’s website

Pullman Maldives Maamutaa

“Luxury meets limitless possibilities” at the Pullman Maldives Maamutaa. Guests will enjoy an all-inclusive haven upon checking in to the tropical sanctuary. The accommodation is perched within the southern Gaafu Alifu Atoll spanning 18 hectares of greenery and encircling a lake. 

The view from above the Pullman Maldives Maamutaa
The view from above the Pullman Maldives Maamutaa/Photo from Pullman Maldives’ website

Pullman Maldives consists of 122 luxury villas with modern and stylish interiors and amenities fit for every traveler’s comfort and needs. Guests have a variety of accommodation choices, from beachfront to over the water. The resort even ramps up their game as they have an underwater villa on offer. Rest assured that all rooms include generous benefits. All you have to do is “pick a room and leave your worries behind,” according to Pullman Maldives.

Underwater rooms like the Aqua Villas are rare, and they are proud to spearhead immersive travel through their location.

Pullman Maldives provides guests with their exquisite destination dining experience. The resort offers a wide range of beverages and dishes across their six restaurants and bars. If you’re looking for tapas and wine, Italian flavors, cocktails and light bites, and more, you’ll delight in their vast, delectable selection. Guests will enjoy their floating trays filled with either a healthy breakfast or a lovely set of tapas–that is totally your call!

The accommodation provides a Maldivian experience through water activities like mermaid classes, diving, and other water sports. Guests may avail their spa and facial amenities and participate in beach volleyball, tennis, yoga, fit trails, zumba, and more. You can check the link here for the rest of their accommodation offers.

Sheraton Kauai Coconut Beach Resort

This Hawaiian paradise will be a quintessential romantic getaway for engaged couples. Sheraton Kauai Coconut Beach Resort provides an alluring seascape adventure. 

Sheraton Kauai Coconut Beach Resort, one of the most romantic getaways in Hawaii.
Sheraton Kauai Coconut Beach Resort, one of the most romantic getaways in Hawaii. / Photo from Sheraton Kauai Coconut Beach Resort’s website

Its accommodations have varying views such as the coconut groves, garden views, ocean views and oceanfront rooms. Most include panoramic views of the Pacific Ocean and contain spacious living areas. You are guaranteed to have the suites as your personal sanctuary during your stay and experience the warm hospitality of the Hawaiians. 

Guests have different dining options at the Sheraton Kauai. First Light Coffee and Juice Bar offers custom drinks, sandwiches, and pastries. Daybreak Restaurant offers its breakfast buffet al fresco style. Moamoa Hawaiian Fish House serves upscale seafood dishes made from local produce. Fire Hen Kauai serves the most sumptuous chicken dishes in the area. The Crooked Surf is your best choice for lighter menus and signature cocktails. Luau Ka Hikina lets diners immerse in Hawaiian and Polynesian culture with an open bar and luau buffet on select nights. Wherever you choose to indulge with your significant other, it’ll surely be a memorable gastronomic adventure.

As couples, bonding together will strengthen your connections. Try new activities at the Sheraton Kauai such as ukulele and hula lessons, sunrise yoga, and lei making. Guests can try out their golf course, fitness facilities, rent bikes, and just explore Hawaii’s islands.

Four Seasons Hotel George V, Paris

What better way to celebrate an engagement than be in the city of love? Nothing says romance more than Paris. The city’s Four Seasons Hotel George V is an art deco landmark built in 1928 with surrounding scenic views over the quaint Parisian streets.

Four Seasons Hotel George V overlooks views of the Eiffel Tower.
Four Seasons Hotel George V overlooks views of the Eiffel Tower. /Photo from Four Seasons Hotel George V Paris’ website

The hotel has oversized suites with views of Paris’ iconic Eiffel Tower. They have a total of three guest rooms and five suites, with the most elegant and spacious room being the Grand Premiere Suite.

Three of their dining options, Le Cinq, Le George, and Le’Orangerie have been awarded Michelin stars. The latter has one Michelin star and serves dairy, plant, and fish-based dishes. Le George too has one Michelin star and provides modern Mediterranean-style cuisine. Le Cinq has three Michelin stars and serves modern and elegant French cuisine paired with rare wines. Breakfast by George V, Le Bar, and in-room dining is also available at the hotel.

As a couple, you can tour the house of Perrier-Jouët in the Champagne region where the largest private collection of the French art nouveau. You also get to taste vintage champagnes in the area and tour the vineyards. Visitors can take a hybrid sports car to Versailles to pick fresh produce from Le George’s kitchen’s garden and do a cooking class after. Spas, spa pools, and fitness areas are also available on the property for couples who need to unwind and relax.

Auberge du Soleil, Auberge Resorts Collection

If you’re the type of couple who wants a tranquil romantic getaway, Auberge du Soleil in Napa Valley is the place for you. The hotel has an overall ambiance that makes its guests feel like they’re spending time in Southern France. 

Auberge du Soleil is nestled within a terraced hillside in between 33 acres of olive and oak trees. According to their website, it earned a long-standing reputation as wine country’s most iconic luxury property.

Auberge du Soleil’s tranquil destination makes it one of the most luxurious romantic getaways in Napa Valley.
Auberge du Soleil’s tranquil destination makes it one of the most luxurious romantic getaways in Napa Valley. /Photo from Auberge du Soleil’s website

The hotel’s rooms feature spectacular panoramic views in all of Napa Valley. Each of the 50 guestrooms and suites’ interiors evokes Provence’s (a town in Southern France) stylish sophistication. No matter which deluxe suite, room, or private maison you and your partner pick for your vacation, you’ll get to delight in each of their opulent ambiance and amenities.

Auberge du Soleil’s The Restaurant is a “must experience” culinary location for more than 40 years. Visionary French restaurateur Claude Rouas founded it as the Valley’s first fine dining establishment. Executive Chef Robert Curry oversees The Restaurant as well as the bar and private dining options at present. He sources fresh ingredients from local purveyors to curate and provide hearty dishes highlighting the region. 

Indulge in the hotel activities you can do with your partner. Hiking, biking, nature walks, immersing in art and architecture, and wellness itineraries like facials and spas are available to all guests. You can also check seasonal experiences here.

Banner photo via Instagram @pullman_maldives.

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