Your honeymoon is one of the most special vacations that you get to take in your life so it’s a good idea to find the perfect destination and hotel to fit your taste. East Coast vacations range from lazy beach towns to scenic country getaways. Check into an oceanview inn in Rhode Island, lounge on the beach in Florida, go hiking in the mountains of Virginia, or stay on secluded island in Georgia.
Naples – LaPlaya Beach & Golf Resort
LaPlaya Beach & Golf Resort in Naples, Florida lets you relax and rejuvenate in style. The 4,500-square foot spa has traditional outdoor Japanese Relaxation Tubs, seven spa treatment rooms, including four poolside rooms with sliding glass doors that can be opened during spa massage experiences.
SpaTerre is decorated with Asian-inspired furniture and white washed wood panel walls. Play a few rounds of golf on the scenic LaPlaya Golf Course. Enjoy sunny climate, beachside setting and lush fairways flanked by mangroves and colorful bougainvillea. After enjoying a round of golf, relax in the sun and get a soothing massage at the spa.
This oceanfront resort has 189 guest rooms and suites with four-poster beds and scenic views. If you are planning a romantic trip, ask for a Premium Beachfront Guest Room with a whirlpool bathtub.
Connecticut – Delamar Greenwich Harbor
Just a short drive north of New York City, Delamar Greenwich Harbor in Connecticut is a coastal New England getaway with its own private marina and a relaxing spa. Book a treatment ahead of time because the spa can be busy on weekends.
Ask for an ocean-facing room or suite on the top floor which offers the best views. During the summer months, dine outdoors with a view of the water. Work out at the 24-hour fitness center or request a massage at the spa.
Martha’s Vineyard – Menemsha Inn & Cottages
Plan a honeymoon to the Menemsha Inn and Cottages, a beautiful inn tucked away in the 300-year old fishing village of Menemsha, on the isolated island paradise of Martha’s Vineyard.
Steeped in history and surrounded by incredible seascapes, this award-winning seaside retreat will leave lasting memories. Capturing the quintessential ambiance of Menemsha, 16 charming rooms are beautifully furnished with plush, cottage-style décor in warm, natural tones, crisp linens and breath-taking views.
A wood-burning fireplace promises cozy nights and a sunny breakfast room with outdoor deck is the perfect way to start the day. Two nearby restaurants serve delicious fare – savor succulent seafood and clam chowder over beautiful sunsets at The Home Front, or enjoy a romantic fine-dining affair in an intimate setting at the Beach Plum Inn Restaurant.
Keep up your workouts at the fitness center or on the tennis courts, take a morning yoga class, or ride the bikes to the Aquinnah /Gay Head cliffs. Spend the day swimming and relaxing on the spectacular private beaches of Lucy Vincent and Squibnocket. Rooms start at $235 per night.
The Berkshires – Stonover Farm
Nestled in the heart of the Berkshires, Stonover Farm is a beautiful bed and breakfast that offers a luxurious country escape. Overlooking a glassy pond and surrounded by acres of rolling lawns and thick forests, the estate has three types of lodging, ranging from luxurious suites in the main house, to separate cottages for couples and families.
Plush décor, cozy fireplaces and contemporary amenities create a charming home-away-from-home appeal. After a delicious breakfast overlooking the duck pond in the sunny breakfast room, guests can relax by the open fireplace with a book from the well-stocked library. Cheese and wine is served in the late afternoon, while the magnificent grounds call for a tranquil stroll.
Visit nearby attractions such as the Hancock Shaker Village, the Norman Rockwell Museum or the Pleasant Valley Wildlife Sanctuary, which offers wonderful hiking trails. Catch the Boston Symphony Orchestra’s classical, pop and jazz performances under the stars in the summer. Rooms start at $385 per night.