When it comes to honeymoon options, the choices are endless. Of course you want it to be very special and something more than simply an annual holiday. A honeymoon should be something romantic, magical and somewhere you can both thoroughly relax after all the wedding planning and stress are over.
Wherever and whatever type of honeymoon you choose, you will want to know that everything is covered. So do your research to ensure your choice will suit you both and stay within your budget. Venue, bookings, travel insurance - all has to be considered.
So take your time and take advantage of businesses who can provide you with lots of inspiration as well as essential practical travel advice.
Here’s some great honeymoon ideas from businesses based in the North West from places like Manchester, Preston, Lancashire and the Lake District, whom you might want to get in touch with...
Don't forget to mention Your North West Wedding magazine when contacting a honeymoon travel agent.
Victorian House Hotel in the heart of Grasmere Village offers free cycle storage, free Muc-Off Bike Washing facilities and a well-equipped Boot Room and costs from £49 per person per night for two people sharing a double or twin room, including breakfast. On its doorstep are some of the best cycling routes in the Lakes including the Fred Whitton Round and 'The Struggle'. In the hotel's Garden Room there's complimentary homemade soup and local sourdough for guests buying a drink – ideal after an active day out.
Posted: 15 June 2023
The Yan in the Lake District is launching The Smithy – an idyllic lakeland cottage for two that's perfect for a minimoon or a pre-wedding getaway. This detached lakeland stone cottage on The Yan's beautiful former 17th century farm site at the foot of the fells, is just outside the picture-perfect Grasmere village. A peaceful retreat for two, it can be fully serviced with breakfasts and dinners from The Yan, either in the chic bistro or delivered via 'room service' to the cottage door.
Posted: 11 May 2023
Wilderness Safaris Vumbura Plains, set in the heart of the Okavango Delta World Heritage Site in Botswana, has reopened after an extensive refurbishment of both the camp's exteriors and interiors.
The refreshed look and feel showcases its sense of place and culture, enhanced by an outstanding menu and courteous hospitality. Vumbura offers holiday-makers a sublime African wilderness journey, prepare to experience arguably the best wildlife encounters in the Delta on your honeymoon.
"With its iconic Delta landscapes and phenomenally diverse habitats, Vumbura is truly a must-visit safari choice, one that unreservedly celebrates the best of Botswana's natural and cultural heritage."
Posted: 4 May 2022