Nothing can soothe the stress of wedding planning quite like the thought of relaxing on soft sand, swimming in crystal clear ocean waters and soaking in a warm Caribbean breeze. The islands of the Caribbean feature near-perfect beaches and lavish resorts that cater to all types of travelers. A honeymoon here should include some time spent at the pool and plenty of time resting on the beach. After all that relaxing you can spend some time exploring the local duty-free shops, fishing, scuba diving or taking a scenic boat ride. Reserve your evenings for a gourmet candelit dinner for two on the beach complete with champagne or savor a breathtaking sunset cruise with your new spouse.
The 32-plus island nations of the Caribbean conjure images of white sand beaches, swaying palms and crystal blue water. What could be more romantic? The key to getting your Caribbean honeymoon right is to choose the right island and the right resort for you. Accommodations in the Caribbean come in many forms including boutique hotels, charming B&Bs, dive lodges, all-inclusive resorts, private villas, sophisticated five-star resorts and high end private island retreats. No matter which amazing destination you choose, your honeymoon will be rich in memorable experiences made in one or several of the amazing Caribbean islands.
Where To Go
With so many beautiful islands to choose from, here are some of our top picks:
- Dominican Republic
- Grand Cayman
- Puerto Rico
- St. Vincent + Grenadines
- Virgin Gorda
Antigua Sparkling blue waters? Check. Swooning palm trees? Check. White sandy beaches? Check. If these things encompass your idea of a fabulous vacation, then an Antigua honeymoon will be perfect for you. With 108 square miles’ worth of tropical beauty and 365...
Anguilla If you consider the combination of turquoise blue waters, white sandy beaches and tropical island life to be paradise (and who wouldn’t?), then an Anguilla honeymoon is the right choice for you. With more than 30 beaches on one tiny 16-mile island, an...
Barbados This island nation is located in the Lesser Antilles about 60 miles east of the Windward Islands and the Caribbean Sea. It is the easternmost island in the region with near-perfect weather (78°F is the daily average) which makes for enjoyable sunbathing,...
Dominican Republic Honeymoons
Dominican Republic A Dominican Republic honeymoon is the perfect choice for the couple who embraces nature, dance and life. Besides being the most visited nation in the Caribbean, the Dominican Republic also boasts the Caribbean’s largest lake and highest mountaintop....
Grand Cayman Honeymoons
Grand Cayman A Grand Cayman honeymoon has it all. The requisite palm trees, white sandy beaches and glistening aquamarine waters so transparent you’d think you’re wading in a pool. Stay along world-famous Seven Mile Beach and enjoy crystal clear waters, white sandy...
Puerto Rico Honeymoons
Puerto Rico On your Puerto Rico honeymoon, the most stressful decision of the day should be whether to lounge on the beach or by the pool. Besides the beaches, popular destinations include the El Yunque National Forest, the glowing bioluminescent bays near Fajardo and...
St. Vincent + The Grenadines Honeymoons
St. Vincent & The Grenadines With busy beaches and tourists dominating the landscape of many Caribbean nations, the islands of St. Vincent and the Grenadines remain blissfully free of overcrowding, with a population around 120,000 and less than 160,000 arrivals...
Virgin Gorda, BVI Honeymoons
Virgin Gorda With white sandy beaches, azure waters, and dreamy sunshine, it is no wonder that Virgin Islands are one of the most popular honeymoon hot spots. The dramatic shape of the British Virgin Island’s third largest island, Virgin Gorda, reminded Christopher...
The Bahamas If visions of azure waters, warm breezes and powder-soft sand are dancing through your head, make these dreams reality with a Bahamas honeymoon. The Bahamian islands stretches from south Florida to Haiti and is comprised of more than 700 islands and 2,000...