A marriage proposal is the most important and nerve-wracking decision a man (or woman) can make. A proposal needs the right venue and ambience, offering romance and intrigue in equal measures. Banyan Tree Hotels & Resorts is renowned for providing ‘Instagram-worthy’ spots to propose. Whether it’s after a hike through the Rio Secreto, relaxing in a luxurious infinity pool or indulging in an elegant dining experience overlooking the Indian Ocean, Banyan Tree presents some of the world’s most beautiful places to pop the big question.
The Secret is revealed in the Riviera Maya
Banyan Tree Mayakoba on Mexico’s famed Riviera Maya impresses with its pristine coastline, bounty of freshwater lagoons and coral reefs. Guests can partake in an underground hike or swim through the Rio Secreto, a 600-metre winding journey full of stalactites and stalagmites only a 20-minute drive from the resort. Couples can capture the beautiful vestiges of millennial-old history while being awed by the intimate and timeless beauty. Accommodation at Banyan Tree Mayakoba starts at USD $459 per night.
Take the Plunge over the Pacific
Home to stunning sunset evenings and azure coastal waters, Banyan Tree Cabo Marques is perched on a dramatic cliff overlooking the Pacific Ocean. The first of its kind in Acapulco, each of the private pool villas are built on stilts, providing guests with spectacular views of this stunning area of Mexico. Private infinity pools jet out over the cliffs, allowing guests to feel on top of the world and ready to take the plunge. Accommodation at Banyan Tree Cabo Marques starts at USD $379 per night.
Easy Sailing in the Seychelles
A destination marked for pure bliss, Banyan Tree Seychelles provides an exclusively romantic atmosphere with unparalleled privacy. Couples will be charmed by this exquisite slice of tropical island living, where colourful forests bloom and panoramic views of the best beach in the Indian Ocean can be found at every vantage point. Couples can sail into serenity with an afternoon on the resort’s lake, with nothing but the beauty of nature surrounding them. Accommodation at Banyan Tree Seychelles starts at USD $845 per night.
Relaxed Beach life in Thailand
Found on Lamai Beach in Koh Samui, guests at Banyan Tree Samui will dive into a universe where water meets sky and cascading terraces fringe the hill coves, offering unbeatable views of the Gulf of Thailand. Set under a softly-illuminated private pavilion on the beach, couples will be captivated by a signature Destination Dining experience set against the stunning backdrop of the resort’s private beach. Accommodation at Banyan Tree Samui starts at USD $770 per night.
Traditional Thai elegance for Two
Banyan Tree Phuket will have guests spell-bounded by the kaleidoscope of sun-kissed sands, pristine waters, vibrant skies and air perfumed with peaceful quietude. Encircling the sparkling lagoon waters, couples will be transported to a world for two on a traditional Sanya Rak Dinner Cruise. Flowing wine, fine Thai and Western cuisine, local music and a magical sunset will pave the way for a straight-out-of-the-movies evening. Accommodation at Banyan Tree Phuket starts at USD $330 per night.
Share the Love in Central Vietnam
Set in a world infused in history, cultural aficionados staying at Banyan Tree Lang Co in Central Vietnam will be spoiled with dramatic views spread across a rugged landscape as well as access to three UNESCO World Heritage Sites. Pristine coastlines and tropical forests will fan the flames for a romantic fairy-tale as couples enjoy a magical moment against the backdrop of a staggering mountain range, sure to create the most envy-inducing spots for a proposal.
Accommodation at Banyan Tree Lang Co starts at USD $635 per night.
Be Mesmerised in Bali
Guests staying at Banyan Tree Ungasan will fall under the magical spell of Bali, the Island of the Gods. Located 70 meters above sea level, the resort captures the mystique of the island with panoramic views of the Indian Ocean. Couples will be pampered with a private dining experience high above the ocean on the breath-taking cliffs, with waves breaking below. A decadent gourmet meal set under the night’s sky will set the tone for the perfect proposal. Accommodation at Banyan Tree Ungasan starts at USD $570 per night.
Go to New Heights in Bangkok
Banyan Tree Bangkok, a gem in the heart of bustling Bangkok, offers a sanctuary for the senses with its natural elegance and warm hospitality. Couples can enjoy the hotel’s renowned Vertigo restaurant and Moon Bar, offering an al fresco experience on the roof terrace high above the city. Panoramic views of the glittering cityscape will make for the utmost breath-taking and alluring spot to propose. Accommodation at Banyan Tree Bangkok starts at USD $135 per night.
Sea, Sun and Sand in the Maldives
Couples can relish in a unique dining extravaganza for two at Banyan Tree Vabbinfaru with the resort’s ultimate sandbank dining experience. For breakfast, lunch, or dinner, couples can dine on an intimate sandbank while selecting from a menu of continental, Asian or Maldivian dishes to please every palate. With discreetly attentive service by a personal chef and waiter, couples can enjoy their meal in a veritable cocoon of privacy with just the waves, sand and ocean as company. Accommodation at Banyan Tree Vabbinfaru starts at USD $970 per night.
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