Lisbon, Portugal – Your Perfect Honeymoon Destination
Written by Agnes Los Last updated: October 10, 2012
Not only is Lisbon in Portugal a fantastic place to find a wedding venue, it is also the perfect place for your honeymoon! Due to Lisbon’s diversity in styles and history it is possible to find any sort of romantic break you dream of. The most desirable area to have a honeymoon in Lisbon is at the Estoril coastline. Along this picturesque coast full of culture, activities, beaches, history and spectacular landscapes and views there are many options and stunning places you may consider – the experts at Lisbon Wedding Planners share their top recommendations.
The Oitavos Hotel is a fashionable and cutting edge 5-star experience. It sits surrounded by world-class Oitavos Dunes Golf Course, and has either sea views or golf course views from all the bedrooms. As you would expect, it has plenty of amenities – award winning and innovative restaurants, relaxing bars and lounging areas by the pool, large entertaining areas, full destination spa, outdoor salt pool, sauna, jacuzzi , fitness centre, equestrian centre, and tennis courts!
The Grande Real Villa Italia Hotel is built on the site of the former King of Italy’s summer residence and has stunning views of the ocean. The hotel has a classic feel with sophisticated and grand yet comfortable surroundings. The rooms are decorated in shades of the sea to reflect the magnificent views. The prestigious spa was commanded by the renowned Condé Nast Traveller as one of the best health and well-being spas in Europe in 2008. The hotel also boasts two restaurants, a bar, two outdoor salt water swimming pools, and terraces overlooking the ocean.
Villa Aqua Living is an ultramodern and chic villa located in one of the most exclusive areas of Portugal. It has superb views of the famous Oitavos Dunes Championship Golf course, and is only five minutes walk from the sea front. Inside it boasts pure luxury in the form of a movie room, its own spa, two heated swimming pools both inside and outside. The villa is set in beautiful landscape gardens which are fully visible through its fabulous glass floor-to-ceiling feature walls.
Villa Sao Paulo is a palace built 100 years ago by a Portuguese aristocrat with incredible views of the Atlantic Ocean. It is now a wedding Villa, used for both weddings and honeymoons. Due to it location, only 50 steps separate the Villa and the famous local beaches. The building has been tastefully renovated with stylish modern fittings mixed with the traditional architecture of the time. The Villa also has a beautiful terrace and private pool and lawn area, where you can sunbathe and take in the spectacular views or relax with some Sangria in the evening.
Lisbon Wedding Planners help brides and grooms marry in sunny Portugal with as little hassle as possible. Their staff speak both English and Portuguese, and have a wealth of experience helping British couples organise their perfect Portuguese wedding and honeymoon. They work with a variety of venues and suppliers, ensuring you get only the best service for your wedding.
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