For engaged couples the next chapter of a fairytale wedding is a picture perfect honeymoon. Jamaica is beckoning, and only MACO can let you in on the secrets of where to stay and where to play for the most intimate honeymoon.
For sunsets that appear hand painted and luxurious villas that are effortlessly organic – stay at the Rockhouse. This resort was recently named #1 hotel in Jamaica, and it doesn’t take a hopeless romantic to see why.
The decor is chic and sultry and the resort is overlooking the edge of rocky cliffs. The water lapping the cliff side is so clear you can gaze straight through it onto the reef below, spying tropical fish and marine life.
Even though the resort is surrounded by ancient volcanic rock and lush green forest, you are your beloved will be sleeping like royalty on a four poster bed in a thatched roof villa built using materials like locally sourced timber and stone.
For privacy without seclusion and quality time to gaze deeply into your honey’s eyes and whisper sweet nothings in their ear, stay at the Geejam. Set on a mountain, guests are afforded private access to their villas with no need for a front desk. There is no reception, no communal pool and in short, no disturbance. Geejam villas are exclusive, cozy and designed with lovers in mind.
Forsake the obvious shopping mall and beach for these excursions.
Blue Mountain Experience
Wake up and smell the coffee growing fresh in the Blue Mountains. Witness for yourself the heavenly mist over one of the Caribbean’s most mystical landmarks. Take a day tour to check out a real working coffee plantation and learn about this viable piece of the island’s economy.
For the sportier couples, try horseback riding through the countryside. Known as the land of wood and water, Jamaica is blessed with beautiful lush country framed by great white beaches. This Chukka Caribbean ride guides you through an 18th-century sugar and rum factory, through the Caribbean Sea and along the postcard-esque coast, all while your guide gives you the rundown of history and culture of this great island.
For the couples looking for a more relaxing and intimate experience, the top of the list is a massage, facial treatments and more at a day spa like Splashing Rivers. Couples massages are a fab way to unwind and still spend quality time together, and you can try out reflexology, deep tissue, Thai massage or two and half hours of Swedish massage.
For more wedding and honeymoon information, visit www.visitjamaica.com