There are few destinations more romantic than Greece and France. So different but also so special for couples! In fact, they are two of our most requested destinations for a couple’s trip.
Greece is the epitome of a romantic destination. To start, the turquoise sea and beaches make for perfect sunset spots. Furthermore, there are so many charming small towns to explore. The history is spellbinding and the food is out of this world. Also, Greece has so many incredible activities and excursions! Couples will love taking the time together to discover all this special country has to offer.
France is perhaps one of the most famous destinations for couples looking for something romantic. This country offers so much variety! From the cities that are in a class all of their own (Paris anyone?) to famous beaches (Côte d’Azur), it’s a feast for all of your senses. The wine, the food, the fashion and, of course, the culture. Couples looking for a romantic trip will forever remember a special vacation to France.
This month, we have been sharing some of our top romantic hotel ideas. February is the month of love! However, we think that love and romance should be celebrated year round. Though the month is winding to a close, these ideas are fantastic for the whole year. A romantic trip in the fall? A milestone anniversary next year? Bella Vita Travel’s has handpicked the best hotels for you.
This property is simply stunning. Unique even for Mykonos, Kalesma is the perfect choice for couples. The rooms are stylish and modern while respecting local style. A 5-star boutique hotel, Kalesma covers a generous 5-acre property. The 25 suites and two large villas blend luxury, comfort and elegance seamlessly. It’s private, romantic and the views are breathtaking over the sea!
Bill & Coo Coast Suites, Mykonos
An intimate adults-only seaside retreat, this is true romance on Mykonos. Located on a sunny stretch of Agios Ioannis beach, the adults-only Bill & Coo Coast Suites offers a sanctuary of relaxation. Crystal clear waters just perfect for swimming are mere steps from your suite. The beautiful, exclusive beach and beach club that is open only to guests. It’s a special location and experience on this 10 acre oasis on one of Greece’s most romantic islands.
Andronis Luxury Suites, Santorini
Santorini is a place where dreams come true. The island is the perfect destination when you are looking for more than just romantic luxury and beauty. Breathtaking scenery and unique culture add something truly memorable.
Andronis Luxury Suites is renowned for its tranquility and unique sense of elegance. The 33 award-winning Santorini luxury suites and villas are built in traditional style. Private infinity pools, cave pools and heated Hot tubs are the perfect places to relax. The deep blue Aegean and the volcanic caldera frames the spectacular view.
Lesante Blu, Zante
Lesante blu surrounds you with spectacular, romantic views of the blue sea. It is located in the picturesque village of Tragaki Zakynthos. There are many reasons this hotel is simply one-of-a-kind. First, the attention to couples. There are private infinity pools, an adults-only policy and discreet staff. Second, the fine selection of restaurants offering you creative Greek & Mediterranean dishes by the sea. Third, the secluded private beach and the luxurious Spa. Finally, there is also a jetted platform for private excursions with luxurious yachts around Zakynthos and nearby islands. To conclude, this adds up to a unique and special experience for couples.
Casa Delfino, Crete
Casa Delfino is a boutique hotel in a 17th century Venetian mansion. Paying homage to the history of the building, all the areas are restored to their original splendor.
With just 24 rooms and suites, each room has its own individual character and style. All rooms seamlessly weave architectural heritage with contemporary design. Casa Delfino’s pebbled courtyard is a romantic oasis where guests can read, relax, or simply soak up the ambience. But step outside this enchanted setting and you can stroll to all the attractions, restaurants, chic shops, and lively bars. The hotel is located in the heart of the walled Old Venetian Town – yet a world apart.
Domaine Les Crayeres, Reims
This estate is grand, luxurious and one of a kind. It’s an incredible spot for a romantic vacation in the champagne region. Food loving couples will be in heaven! Located a short ride from some of the most famous champagne houses in the country, its location isn’t the only thing we love. The château is opulent and decorated to make you feel just like royalty. To sum it up, it’s an experience you will never forget.
Hotel La Ferme Saint Simeon, Normandy
La Ferme Saint-Siméon has a romantic and special feeling. This 17th century farmhouse was once a refuge for impressionist painters. Today, it is lovingly and meticulously restored into a luxury 5-star property. Close to the old harbor of Honfleur, it’s a magical stay for couples. The luxurious spa provides treatments based on organic ingredients such as milk and Normandy apples. Guests can stay in Monet’s bedroom or the room that once formed Corot’s workshop. Or perhaps pass time in the gardens watching the light on the Seine estuary. Regardless of what clients choose, its an incredibly romantic stay!
Le Pavillon de la Reine, Paris
Le Pavillon de la Reine is a deeply romantic hideaway in the heart of Le Marais. The hotel’s name is a nod to the building’s history. It is named in honor of Queen Anne of Austria who stayed here. Le Marais shines as one of Paris’ most exciting quartiers and this spectacular hotel is at its heart.
Privately owned and family-run, it offers the understated sophistication of a private home with all the service, charm and elegance of a grand palace. The historical setting is retained with a brilliant mix of rich, contemporary interiors and original antique furnishings and oil paintings. The hotel’s 56 bedrooms and suites also have a private courtyard garden. It’s the ideal romantic respite in the city!
Auberge du Jeu de Paume, Chantilly
If you want to be in the heart of something exceptional, l’Auberge is the place. Chantilly is a very noble name in French history, and L’Auberge du Jeu de Paume reflects it perfectly. Gracious and well maintained, this historic and elegant property is a great choice for couples. Some rooms boast balconies overlooking a elegant fountain or well manicured park and gardens. Even more, it’s a short walk to the magnificent Chateau Chantilly, with its extensive art displayed in stunning rooms. Or, perhaps, the adjacent museum of horses.
Do not miss the culinary side of the hotel, as the Michelin star dining is also a special treat. A great idea for romance in the Chantilly region!
La Réserve Hotel, Ramatuelle
This exclusive property is just a dream. It’s the perfect spot at the Côte d’Azur. It’s close to the lively buzz of St. Tropez but in a private and romantic setting. The 5-star hotel composed of rooms and suites is top of the line. Service is discreet and curated, rooms are luxurious and calming. The view is indescribable and worth the trip alone! The restaurant is also unmatched, dining in this atmosphere is just simply amazing.
France has so many spectacular properties. It was impossible to choose! Here are some other amazing choices for couples on a romantic trip!
Baumaniere – Les Baux
Les Fermes de Marie – Megève
Chevre d’Or – Eze
Domaine de Murtoli – Corsica
Le Relais de Chambord – Loire Valley
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It’s hard to beat a destination as romantic as France or Greece. Bella Vita Travels has an extensive portfolio of experiences to make your holiday the one you have been dreaming of. You can check out some of our itinerary ideas here.
Again, if any of these spectacular accommodations look like your perfect place to stay, please contact us. It’s time to stop dreaming and start planning your romantic holiday in France and Greece!