In the lead up to a first child, a trend has emerged where some much needed time is taken off for couples to relax and enjoy meditative surroundings before all hands are on deck. This experience, known as a ‘Babymoon’, is just what expecting parents need. Here are a few places considered perfect for this necessary type of relaxation. Using a Personal Travel Manager will ensure you find the ideal location.
Denarau Island – Fiji
Easily accessible from Australia, Fiji’s laid-back lifestyle, inviting culture and beautiful scenery create the perfect setting for parents to be. Get a taste of paradise when visiting the small private island of Denarau. Here you can choose from several five star properties including Raddison Blu Resort, Sofitel, The Westin and The Warwick. Enjoy dining at award-winning restaurants and choosing from several soothing pamper packages.
Huvafen Fushi – Maldives
An iconic retreat with private bungalows and dining makes for the ultimate in luxurious getaways. With the world’s first underwater spa treatment room, the surreal beauty of the Maldives will relax you beyond belief, just in time for bub to come along.
The Sebel Resort and Spa – Hawkesbury Valley
As a finalist and winner in many national awards, The Sebel Resort and Spa is a beautiful, close to home alternative. Nestled in the Hawkesbury Valley, this resort is set on 8 hectares of beautiful gardens, features an indoor heated pool, and has the only Villa Thalgo Day Spa in Australia. The Sebel Resort also hosts the Award Winning Executive Chef, Pavan Kapoor, so you can enjoy a top class dining experience, during your stay.
Peppers Guest House – Hunter Valley
The Peppers motto says it all – ‘We’re all about you’. Conveniently located only two hours drive from Sydney, in the timelessly beautiful Hunter Valley, Peppers Guest House is the perfect place for a getaway. Whilst wine tasting may not be on the cards for the mum-to-be (we can leave that for Dad!), a trip to De Vine Day Spa will be the relaxing experience needed.
Mandarin Oriental – New York
The Mandarin Oriental is situated in prime position overlooking New York’s Central Park and boasting breathtaking views of the Manhattan skyline. This central location means that all the sights of New York are easy to access and ready to be explored. When it is time to relax, the Mandarin Oriental features a spa that includes six treatment rooms, a VIP spa suite with fireplace and private steam shower, and vitality pools.
If you’re thinking of planning a babymoon See your personal travel manager or find one near you.