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These are the top nine most romantic honeymoon hotels according to Emirates Holidays…

Whether newlyweds would prefer a relaxing foot ritual in the midst of a coconut plantation at

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An oceanfront oasis of shady terraces and lush, palm strewn gardens make this decadent resort ooze romantic ambience. The One & Only boasts beach front villas adorned with private balconies and decadent room service. After seeing the sights of this popular UAE destination, relax with a luxurious couple’s massage in the exquisite Guerlain Spa.

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A tranquil oasis away from the bustling city of Dubai, the Waldorf Astoria has a generous romance package, which features a champagne breakfast in bed and a yacht tour of the Dubai marina, before finishing with a rose petal bubble bath for two. A private beach and Michelin-starred dining make this resort unforgettable.

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An oasis of luxury in the middle of the Dubai desert, the Al Maha Resort is perfect for those looking for a little romance. Live amongst elegant oryx and gazelles, dip into your private pool, and relax into the ultimate pampering experience, courtesy of the resort’s Timeless Spa.

The best honeymoon hotels in the Indian Ocean…

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Set in a turquoise lagoon in the unspoilt Lhaviyani Atoll, the recently renovated Kanuhura offers a chic and laid-back island escape. Honeymooners can enjoy a complimentary bottle of champagne and romantic 3-course candlelit dinner, as well as a luxurious hour-long massage to celebrate. Enjoy paradise with a magical sunset cruise or a visit to the turtle sanctuary.

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Honeymooners can stroll in the cool tropical gardens with glorious Indian Ocean views before soaking up the atmosphere with a complimentary dinner and bottle of wine. Relax poolside with a creative cocktail before retiring to the beach at night for an evening of live creole jazz and sega rhythms.

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Experience the charms of island life in Sri Lanka with a bottle of sparkling wine and a foot ritual awaiting honeymooners on their arrival at the stunning Anantara. Nestled in the midst of a coconut plantation and overlooking the Indian Ocean, couples can enjoy a journey of serenity at the spa, where they’ll receive 20% of treatments.

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Located on the peaceful northeast coast of Bali, this adult-only resort is a sanctuary of calm and tranquillity. With a full board package including a 50-minute spa treatment per person per night, relax while stargazing on the pool’s floating platform with specially tailored soundtracks.

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Nestled in the tropical cove of Kata Noi, The Shore boasts decadent romantic sunset dinners and private villas perfect for two. Cosy up on a loveseat and take in the stunning panoramic sea view in your own personal haven or enjoy a delicious cooking course with a seasoned chef! 

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Amidst coconut palms and gently rolling slopes, The Surin Phuket elegantly punctuates the tropical landscape with a romantic white sand beach on the west coast of Phuket Island. Stay in a beautiful private cottage and soak up the sounds of nature while enjoying a free Thai massage for two.

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