If you’ve not yet made any plans for Valentine’s Day, don’t worry. There might still be time to book a romantic stay for two at one of the world’s most romantic hotels, according to the 2016 TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice Awards. The winning hotels are selected based on millions of reviews from travellers all over the world with emphasis on couple stays.
Top of the list for World’s Most Romantic Hotel is Bucuti & Tara Beach Resort Aruba in Palm-Eagle Beach, Aruba, and according to the reviewers, the Asian region with the most romantic hotels is South-East Asia with six in the Asia’s Most Romantic Hotel list.
Check out the Top 10 Travellers’ Choice Hotels for Romance in Asia.
1. Komandoo Maldives Island Resort, Komandoo, Maldives (No.5 in the world)
According to a TripAdvisor reviewer, this hotel “Exceeded all our expectations and made our honeymoon a wonderful memory for life.”
2. Baros Maldives, Baros Island, Maldives (No.8 in the world)
A TripAdvisor reviewer gushed, “What a magnificent part of the earth. Add to this, a luxurious resort, first class rooms, perfect service, high class restaurants and you have Baros. I recommend the twilight dinner for two on the sand bar.”
3. The Place Luxury Boutique Villas, Ko Tao, Thailand (No.9 in the world)
“They have really put a lot of thought into the whole guest experience, whether it be the welcome, the phone they provide, or the possibility to have massages on the sundeck, everything is well planned. You have to stay here!” commented a TripAdvisor reviewer.
4. Layana Resort and Spa, Ko Lanta, Thailand (No.16 in the world)
A TripAdvisor reviewer said, “Come and be pampered, soak up the wonderful scenery, enjoy true Thai hospitality and unwind.”
5. Ceylon Tea Trails, Colombo, Sri Lanka (No.21 in the world)
“Beyond a doubt, it is one of the most spectacular places I have ever stayed in, from every angle the views are breathtaking, the accommodation whilst simple compared to most luxury hotels these days was simultaneously inviting and relaxing, and the service – well that was phenomenal,” a TripAdvisor reviewer enthused.