Honeymoons : Tips and Advice

Tips and Advice

When To Book

Timing and planning ahead is everything when organising your perfect wedding day and the same rule applies to honeymoons! It pays to start thinking about where to go on your honeymoon, whether it’s a hot or a cold destination, beach, ski slope, cruise, safari or climbing a mountain. If your dream time for getting married falls within the peak dates of July & August or Christmas & New Year, booking early ensures you get the best prices and room availability.

Budget

Whether you are looking for elegant and luxurious or a real value for money honeymoon, we can tailor the trip around your budget, you don’t need to spend a fortune to have a memorable honeymoon.

Weather

Whatever the month you are getting married we can recommend where you can chase the sun, avoid the rain or catch good snow and generally help you choose the idyllic destination that you have set your heart on. With our extensive experience we can advise on country specific climates that will help you set the perfect wedding date. Wanting the perfect weather on your wedding day? Read our advice on getting hitched abroad.

Honeymoon Offers

As part of the service we offer we specialise in finding complimentary offers exclusive to honeymooners. As well as our own offer which is complimentary use of airport lounges and champagne on departure to start your honeymoon in style, there are numerous added value extras. From spa treatments, candlelit dinners on the beach, room upgrades, fruit & flowers and big cash discounts, we can find the best offers for you. Read our Top 5 Honeymoon Hotspots from our personal travel experts!

Choose a Date

The month you’re getting married may not be the best time to visit your chosen honeymoon destination. Ask our honeymoon experts the best time of year to go. If your heart’s set on a specific country, you may have to plan your wedding around your honeymoon.

Coordinate Departure Days

Some destinations can only be reached on certain days due to airline schedules, so you may need to be flexible – especially if you want to travel the day after your wedding. Look for places where the days of departure to fit into your schedule.

Don't Hang About

Book early to avoid disappointment. As soon as you’ve set a wedding date, start thinking about honeymoon destinations, especially if you’re getting married at a peak time. You can make a saving with our early booking discounts. 

Use the Right Name

If you’re going to change your passport into your married name, make sure all documents and booking details are in the same name, or you could be refused entry into the country. Also allow plenty of time to send off all the documents – and for them to be returned.

Buy Travel Insurance

This is a must when traveling overseas as it covers you if you’re ill or there’s an accident. Make sure your policy also covers the value of your engagement and wedding rings if you take them with you.

Relax and Enjoy

The most important tip of all! Check out our Top Honeymoon Trends for 2015

Use our Honeymoon Giftlist

​A honeymoon is often the one chance to really push the boat out and book that once-in-a-lifetime holiday. Now, with the our online Honeymoon Gift Service, it can also be the best wedding present imaginable.Create your own personal account and start planning!

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