By Kara Franker
Looking for a luxury honeymoon destination? Try these three luxurious Florida resorts:
Waldorf Astoria Orlando
The Waldorf Astoria® Orlando is a vacation unto itself: 12 restaurants and lounges, championship golf course and clubhouse, fitness center plus swimming pools with private cabanas, Kids Club and recreational activities. And then, the Waldorf is an official Walt Disney World® Hotel, offering guests special Disney benefits, including Disney Early Theme Park Entry and complimentary transportation to Walt Disney World® theme parks and Disney Springs®.
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Casa Marina Key West, A Waldorf Astoria Resort
Nestled along the largest private beach in Key West, Casa Marina provides a luxurious hideaway for newlyweds. Enveloped in breezy elegance and shaded by graceful palms, honeymooners can plan their romantic getaway with the “Romance Package” where they toast to their love with sparkling wine upon arrival. Each morning begins with a sumptuous breakfast buffet at Sun Sun Restaurant before heading out to the tropical pool or to explore historic Old Town and Duval Street. Additional activities for couples include the resort’s signature “toes-in-the-sand” dining experience, the recently expanded Spa Al Mare with beachfront spa cabanas, luxurious suite accommodations and more. For reservations, visit casamarinaresort.com.
South Seas Island Resort, Captiva Island
Located on two and a half miles of exclusive white-sand beaches in Southwest Florida, honeymooners can venture to a secluded and romantic setting at the tip of Captiva Island at South Seas Island Resort. With the “Couples Getaway” package, newlyweds can enjoy a $100 resort credit when staying two nights or longer, plus breakfast for two each day. Also included in the package is the resort’s coupon booklet with more than $250 in savings at resort outlets such as cabana rentals, rounds of seaside golf, water sports, island cruises, spa services, dining, shopping and more. Throughout the 330-acre resort village and wildlife preserve, honeymooners experience romantic activities including searching for the perfect shell on renowned shell-strewn beaches, romantic sunset serenade cruises around the island, leisurely kayak tours through mangrove lined Captiva waters, private sailing lessons for couples and much more. For reservations, visit southseas.com.