If an intimate wedding ceremony on the beach is your dream, look no further. Preferred Hotels & Resorts’ Legend collection has retreats in the world’s most scenic locations, setting the stage for your perfect celebration. By Jyoti Verma
Experience spectacular views of the Indian Ocean, from a spot where relaxation meets romance. A private island paradise, this beautiful boutique spa resort on Mahé is built into the jungle, along white-sand beaches. Intimate weddings can be set up on the beach, in the wedding gazebo, or in a colonial-style villa overlooking your pool. And for your honeymoon, delight in the turquoise waters of Intendance Bay, or try a relaxing massage at the spa: you’ll love the open- air treatment rooms and their tree-top views! An evening walk on the beach will be a precious memory.
Maldives’ best kept secret, this tropical getaway is available for exclusive hire! Ideal for those who prefer classy and clandestine getaways, the resort is built on the untouched private island of Kuda Hithi, has a brilliant combination of indoor and outdoor spaces, and a dedicated staff of 30 to take care of your every demand. Encompassed by white sands and crystal-clear waters, the resort has only six villas, ensuring quality time with your beloved on your island escape. A private luxury yacht brings you to the resort, where custom meals, ocean excursions, and unlimited spa treatments by your personal therapist are on offer. Explore the depths of the Indian Ocean if you are a certified diver, or enjoy sailing, canoeing, and windsurfing.
This riverside luxury resort tries to recreate the majesty of 13th-century Vijayanagara palace architecture, alongside 18th-century Mediterranean designs and Goan-Portuguese elements. Add dramatic interiors and lush gardens to get one of the most sought-after destinations to get married or enjoy your honeymoon. With a virgin beach, a 12-hole golf course, and world-class dining, the resort has everything a grand wedding venue needs. Hold your nuptials by the sea, or host a lavish cocktail soiree under the stars. For an out- of-this-world experience, book the Presidential Suite to enjoy the private plunge pool, a garden shower in the courtyard, and a hot spa.