Top Romantic Retreats to Propose
- Created: 12 February 2016 12 February 2016
A defining point in any relationship, proposing is a moment that will be recounted to friends and family for the rest of your lives. Take the pressure off and choose one of our healthy holidays for couples at a romantic retreat in a stunning destination, for a memorable start to the next part of your lives together. Pop the question on a thrilling spa safari in South Africa or tree top dining in Thailand, as we present our top romantic retreats for a unique proposal that will surprise and delight your loved one.
Whether you prefer yoga, skiing or are just in need of some time together to relax, we have a range of luxury health retreats to meet your wellness needs as a couple. Make a splash with water sports in St Lucia, paraglide in Oman, or explore on a beach horseback ride in Costa Rica, for a destination proposal you will never forget. Healthy, romantic retreats provide an unforgettable setting for that long-awaited proposal whilst boosting your physical, mental and emotional wellness. Return home from a couple’s spa holiday, refreshed and ready to start planning the rest of your life together.
Spa Safari in South Africa: Karkloof Safari Spa
Make the moment perfect at Karkloof
Discover this healthy safari spa in the heart of South Africa, for a romantic all-inclusive holiday that will thrill your fiancé-to-be. Surrounded by lions, rhinoceros and giraffes, pop the question on a private safari drive before heading back to celebrate over a romantic, organic meal in your secluded, luxury villa. Set your hearts racing the next morning, exploring and improving your fitness together on an energising mountain bike ride. Unlimited spa treatments and sessions in the healing Kneipp pools and relaxing Roman baths will leave you both feeling renewed, and ready to start your life together.
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Gros Piton Mountain Top Proposal in St Lucia: St Lucia Discover Recover
Enjoy the first of many sunsets together at St Lucia
Escape on a romantic retreat to the tropical island paradise of St Lucia on one of our Discover Recover holidays for a memorable engagement escape in the Caribbean. After an invigorating hike up Gros Piton Mountain, propose overlooking luscious forests and azure waters from the top of this iconic Caribbean landmark. Following your descent, continue exploring by kayaking around the magical island, discovering secluded lagoons and mangroves. Celebrate your engagement and recover from your healthy adventures at a luxury wellness retreat as you choose from relaxing daily spa treatments overlooking pristine beaches or push your fitness further with water sports and yoga.
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Beach Horse Riding in Costa Rica: Florblanca
Spend time with the one you love at Florblanca
Retreat together to secluded villas hidden amongst tropical trees on a romantic beachside escape in exotic Costa Rica. Explore the untouched beaches on a thrilling horseback ride, before catching your partner by surprise and proposing in this stunning romantic destination. Continue your romantic retreat with snorkelling in the crystal clear ocean, or enjoy invigorating surfing lesson as you keep the pace going on an activity holiday that will set your hearts racing. Rejuvenate with Thai and hot stone massages, alongside invigorating Costa Rican coffee scrubs at the luxury spa, whilst private yoga sessions in the open-air dojo help you to find balance as a couple.
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Mountain Top Skiing in Switzerland: Alpina Gstaad
Relax and indulge with one another at The Aplina Gstaad
Nestled amongst the breath-taking Austrian Alps, escape on an exhilarating skiing holiday in the mountains for a romantic retreat proposal that will be recounted again and again. Take in the scenic views of the stunning ski runs before proposing overlooking a breath-taking Alpine skyline. Stretch out after a day on the slopes with wellness classes, such as Pilates or Thai Chi, before taking a dip in the hot and cold plunge pools. Choose from 60 luxury spa treatments, including Ayurvedic therapies, in a room designed for couples to enjoy their wellness experience together.
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Ocean Front Villa in the Maldives: Zitahli Resorts & Spa Kuda-Funafaru
Set the scene for romance at Zitahli
Escape to the dazzling white beaches and crystal clear oceans of the Maldives for a one-in-a-lifetime proposal at an ultimate luxury wellness spa that offers 5-star quality. Experience a holistic approach to health that will leave you feeling revived and ready to take your relationship to the next level at this romantic wellness retreat. Unwind with daily Ayurvedic therapies; focus your mind with an Ayurveda consultation, cleanse with a detox massage and feel renewed after a refreshing facial. Calm any pre-proposal nerves with relaxing herbal baths and traditional Maldivian sand massages, before popping the question in front of a stunning ocean sunset.
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Tree Top Dining in Thailand: Soneva Kiri
Propose surrounded by stunning vistas at Soneva Kiri
Choose a unique setting for an unforgettable proposal at this romantic wellness retreat, hidden in a secluded bay on the tropical Thai island of Koh Kood. Spend your day on a healthy couple’s adventure, hiking through the rainforest, before exploring Thai culture with a cooking class. Pop the question during a romantic evening meal in the unique tree pod dining area, where suspended amongst the canopy, your meal is delivered by waiters via zip line. Find balance together on a destination spa holiday with holistic massages, wellness consultations and yoga sessions, to set you in good stead to start your lives together.
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Mountain Top Picnic in Oman: Zighy Bay
Create a beautiful and unforgetable moment at Zighy Bay
With its own secluded bay and a scenic backdrop of towering mountains, this romantic retreat set upon the exotic Oman coastline is a dream destination to propose. Explore together on an energising hike or healthy mountain bike ride to the top of Zighy Mountain, before proposing during a romantic mountain top picnic. Descend the mountain with an exhilarating tandem paragliding session for an adventure holiday experience that offers an unconventional way to celebrate. Spend the rest of your stay strengthening your bodies and your relationship with personalised yoga sessions and relaxing deep tissue massages, before finishing with a romantic sunset cruise.
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