10 beach resorts for your honeymoon (according to budget!)

We're hearing a lot of wedding bells ringing recently, so we've come up with 10 perfect Southeast Asian honeymoon destinations for beach lovers! Oh, did we mention it's also according to budget?

1. El Nido Resorts, Pangulasian Island, Philippines

Fronting a pristine beach and against a backdrop of a tropical forest, this modern and luxurious resort is the perfect hideaway for you to spend your time with your significant other. You'd be glad to know that they are big on promoting sustainability -- they offer nature-based activities low in carbon footprint and high in natural and cultural interpretation.

Address: El Nido, Palawan 5313 Philippines
Price: From S$1,619 per night

2. The Datai, Langkawi, Malaysia

Situated on the award-winning beach of Datai Bay and surrounded by an ancient rainforest, all the beach villas are provided with full butler service and complimentary refreshment from the in-room bar. Oh, did we mention it has a private garden with direct access to the beach as well as a private pool with sundeck?

Address: Jalan Teluk Datai, 07000 Langkawi, Kedah, Malaysia
Price: From S$569 per night

3. Pulo Cinta Eco Resort, Gorontalo, Indonesia

 We don't know what's more adorable than this full board resort in the shape of a heart. You can even get into the water right from the balcony of your villa! Nothing is apter than the legend behind this resort: Known as the Island of Spices, Celebes was once the epitome of Dutch trading route. There were days, its port was crowded with ships and people from far away lands. It was the time of war when a young Prince of Gorontalo met the beautiful daughter of a Dutch trader. Among the bloodshed and gun powder, against everything they are born into - their forbidden love bloomed in agony. Hidden in the night, under the stars, Pulo Cinta was their secret escape. There, they can be lovers, far from everything that separates them.

Address: Patoameme, Botumoito, Kabupaten Boalemo, Gorontalo, Indonesia
Price: From S$471 per night

4. Pulau Macan Tiger Island Eco Resort, Jakarta, Indonesia

Who would've thought that you can find such a gem just two hours speed boat ride away from the urban city that is Jakarta? The resort is designed to only accommodate a small number of people at any time, you can definitely expect exclusivity close to nature. Could even be an anniversary tradition where you hide away with your SO at this tiny island!

Address: Pulau Panjang, Pulau Harapan, Kepulauan Seribu Utara, Kabupaten Kepulauan Seribu, DKI Jakarta 14540, Indonesia
Price: From S$431 per night

5. Olhuveli Beach & Spa Resort, Maldives

Surprise, surprise. Maldives is definitely always the number one option for beach resort lovers as well as honeymooners. Imagine waking up surrounded by turquoise waters and white sandy beaches with endless sea views. This is truly the place to get away from the hustle and bustle of city life with your SO.

Address: South Male Atoll, Madu 08400, Maldives
Price: From S$406 per night

6. Villa Bhuvana, Lombok, Indonesia

Not sure about you, but we definitely appreciate a resort with a private pool. This resort offers a truly unique stay just a stone's throw away from white powdery sand beaches -- what Lombok is well known for.

Address: North Side, Gili Trawangan Lombok, West Nusa Tenggara
Price: From S$350 per night

7. Wings Phuket Villa by Two Villas Holiday, Phuket, Thailand

Aha, another (budget) villa with a private pool! We're quite taken aback that this villa is actually a budget villa. Perfect for the honeymooner with modern and simple taste. Cook up awesome breakfast in the kitchenette, because what better way to get to your SO's love than through their stomach? 

Address: 68/80 Moo 4, Pasak Soi 8, T. Cherngtalay, Thalang, Phuket, 83110 Bang Tao Beach, Thailand
Price: From S$224 per night

Bonus: Packages for you!

8. Telunas Private Island, Batam, Indonesia

You don't have to go on a flight to get away and shut everything out completely on a private island. Located on an island just 1.5 hours away from Batam, this resort features 180-degree views of the sea furnished with a king size bed and private balcony.

Address: Ruko Imperium Superblock Block B No. 35&36 Jalan Sudirman, Taman Baloi, Batam Center, Batam 29432. Indonesia
Price: From S$363 per person

Package includes 2-night stay, return ferry tickets, return domestic speed boat transfer, 3 meals per day person. For more information, click here.

9. Banyan Tree Villa, Bintan, Indonesia

Okay, okay. We promise this is the last resort with a private pool 😇 Only approximately an hour's ferry ride away from Singapore, this resort is perfect for a pre-honeymoon vacation before you decide on that long haul one. We cannot get over the gorgeous waves-hitting-the-rocks ocean view.

Address: Jalan Teluk Berembang, Bintan, 29155 Lagoi, Indonesia
Price: From S$340 per person

Package inclusive of accommodation, breakfast, return ferry tickets and return land transfers. Click here for more information.

10. Turi Beach Resort, Batam, Indonesia

Another one for your pre-honeymoon! Expect modern-minimalist Riau-Balinese style rooms in the middle of lush greenery overlooking the pool and sea with a private balcony. Lo and behold, the rooms are directly located on the beach!

Address: Jalan Hang Lekiu, 29465 Nongsa, Indonesia
Price: From S$219 per person

Package inclusive of:
  • 2-way ferry tickets (SIN-BATAM-SIN)
  • 2-way land transfer (TERMINAL-RESORT-TERMINAL)
  • Accommodation with bed deco
  • Daily buffet breakfast
  • Turndown service
  • VIP status and amenities
  • Late check-out up to 3 PM subject to room's availability
  • Fresh young coconut and cold towel upon arrival
  • Honeymoon cake
  • 1 x romantic candlelight dinner at the gazebo + special cocktail for 2 people
  • 1 x 60-min Indonesian traditional urut massage + 15-min aromatherapy footbath for 2 people

For more information, click here.


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