Embarking on a romantic getaway in August? We're here to unveil the crème de la crème of amazing holidays, tailored exclusively for couples seeking an unforgettable escape. From secluded beach retreats drenched in sunshine to enchanting European cities exuding charm, we present a curated list of the best holiday destinations in August for couples. 

You might crave panoramic seascapes, cultural immersions, private tours, or adventurous escapades. Whatever it is, our Travel Specialists’ expert recommendations and insider tips will guide you to idyllic locales, luxurious resorts and boutique hotels, ensuring your August rendezvous is filled with love, passion, and cherished memories.

St. Barths, Caribbean

Nestled in the heart of the Caribbean, St. Barths beckons with its irresistible blend of tropical allure and French sophistication. This sun-soaked paradise boasts sandy beaches, azure waters, and lush landscapes. From glamorous beach clubs to gourmet dining, charming villages to exclusive resorts, this stunning island is a haven of luxury and natural beauty with romance written all over it.

Considering its glamour, the island can be difficult to book in peak season, so August is the perfect time to go. A trip in August means quieter beaches, and free seats across the hotels’ wide variety of fine dining restaurants, which you simply don’t want to miss.

Le Toiny is one of our favourite luxury retreats on the island, which is home to an excellent example of the island’s high-end restaurants. Delectable local flavours and traditional French fare combine across Le Toiny Restaurant’s menu, expertly crafted by renowned Chef Jarad McCarrol. Enjoy a delightful meal with your loved one as overlook the hotel’s infinity pool and the Caribbean Sea.

The cuisine only scratches the surface of Le Toiny’s offerings in late summer. The exclusive “August Experience” helps you make the most of them. This package prioritises your optimum comfort, with a full American breakfast each morning, a complimentary mini-bar upon arrival, a rental car to explore the island, a 60-minute couples massage, and so much more! The offer ends on 26th August, so be sure to start planning your escape today.

Hotel Le Toiny Pool

Eden Rock, a boutique haven on the shores of Greta Garbo is also ideal for couples travelling in August. The world-famous chef Jean-Georges sculpts the menu, and the stylish villas on the sand give you a great taste of beach life. The Creole-style cottages and suites at Rosewood Le Guanahani boast private terraces, as well as a private poo,lto enjoy peaceful sunsets together. At the beachfront Cheval Blanc, your dedicated resort Alchemists can help compose bespoke programmes and activities so that your time together is of the utmost quality.

Bermuda, Caribbean

Bermuda is a perfect destination for couples in August. Its pristine pink sand beaches, turquoise waters, and warm climate create a supremely romantic atmosphere, and you can enjoy activities like snorkelling, sailing, and beach picnics together. Bermuda has the same seasonality as Europe, so if you travel here during August it will match European temperatures. In short, it's hot!

You can enjoy this balmy air at Cambridge Beaches Resort, a tropical escape with four sandy beaches, two private coves and stunning sea views.  Relax side by side in the Ocean Spa’s ‘Experience Suites’, featuring aroma steam rooms, rainfall showers and crystal mist cooling areas. As the sun sets, enjoy romantic private dinners on Long Bay Beach, or in the seclusion of perfectly appointed cottage, replete with Bermudian interiors and a homely feel.

Mykonos, Greece

Mykonos is a jewel in the Aegean Sea, enthralling visitors with its vibrant energy and timeless charm. It sets the stage for unforgettable honeymoons, where whitewashed structures, charming cobblestone pathways, and glistening azure waters come together to create a picture-perfect backdrop. Mykonos’ iconic nightlife scene comes to life in August, and the sun beats on to keep you warm. This month also presents a chance to witness the traditional religious festival of Panagia Tourliani, showcasing the island's rich cultural heritage.

For adult-only bliss, Mykonos Riviera is a must. With spectacular views over Tourlos Marina, soothing spa massages, an indoor infinity pool, and personalised dining experiences, relaxation is at the core of this exquisite hotel. Meanwhile, the Myconian Villa Collection sets you on the beautiful Ella Beach, with a private pocket of sand just for hotel guests, where the drinks flow freely and the sunbeds are exclusively yours. The villas here are extra special for a honeymoon experience, as you and your loved one can enjoy everything in complete seclusion.


Settled in the glistening Mediterranean Sea, Cyprus offers a harmonious blend of old-world charm and modern allure. If you like your couples' getaways to combine historical adventures and beachfront relaxation, this is the place to be. August is an ideal time to visit, as the island's blissful waters are at their warmest, perfect for swimming and splashing around with your loved one.

Many hotels across the island place you right by the sea, including the boutique, adult-only Constantinou Bros Asimina Suites Hotel. Your stay here starts as it means to go on, with a warm welcome of complimentary check-in champagne and canapés. Complete the picture with all-suite accommodation, a private beach, and private dining overlooking the Mediterranean, and your stay is truly exemplary.


Fiji, a tropical island paradise nestled in the South Pacific, casts a spell of romance and serenity. With its white sand beaches, turquoise waters, and secluded resorts, it’s a great destination for couples seeking secluded bliss in the heart of nature.

COMO Laucala Island offers a personalised private island experience, with 350 staff on-hand to accommodate your every whim. Settle into your overwater or beachfront villa and lap up the luxury of this incredible resort, offering extraordinary watersports, five amazing restaurants serving deliciously fresh cuisine and, upon arrival, a complimentary 60-minute massage. There are just 25 residences here, so peace, quiet and undisturbed time alone is guaranteed, with stunning sea views as your backdrop.

French Polynesia

Also in the South Pacific, the French Polynesian islands brim with pristine turquoise waters, gorgeous coastlines, and enchanting coral reefs. Romance is rife across the islands, with secluded overwater bungalows, vibrant Polynesian culture, and the rhythmic melody of ukuleles echoing through swaying palm trees.

The Brando is a dreamy all-inclusive resort spread across the islands of Tetiaroa in French Polynesia. These islands are owned by no less than Marlon Brando, whose background of Hollywood glitz and glamour is inherent in the hotel’s luxury service, amenities, and accommodation. Relax into your secluded beachside villa to enjoy this slice of heaven by the sea, with a private pool, a spa, and a Michellin-star restaurant just steps away.

You can step away from the fast-paced world to embrace the best of nature, trying your hand at stand-up paddle boarding, snorkelling over coral gardens, birdwatching, and learning about French Polynesia in the Explorer Centre. Close each fun-filled day with a cosy candlelit dinner on the beach.

Miami, Florida

In the vibrant tapestry of Miami, a lively fusion of cultures, pulsating energy, and sun-kissed beaches paints an enticing portrait. Skyscrapers punctuate the skyline as vibrant art deco buildings line the streets. From the sizzling nightlife of South Beach to the Latin rhythms of Little Havana, you’ll never find a honeymoon or anniversary getaway quite like it. Whether you're on an adventurous road trip across the US, or simply looking for one spot to call your home from home, Miami is an essential must-see. 

Located on Miami Beach, Faena Hotel is perfect for a dream honeymoon in Florida. Soft golden sands and crystal-clear waters lie at the hotel’s doorstep, with streams of skyscrapers towering behind. City living and beachside beauty collide at this Art Deco style hotel, allowing your trip to capture the best of both worlds. Relax together in Miami’s largest hammam at the hotel’s incredible spa, or enjoy some fabulous entertainment in the Faenea Theatre. There are plenty of options to suit both of your tastes, whether it’s an indulgent treatment at the South American-inspired spa, or a wander through the hustle and bustle of the beautiful city.

Hawaii, USA

Bathed in the golden embrace of the Pacific, Hawaii is a captivating blend of stunning natural landscapes and rich cultural heritage. With its majestic volcanoes, breathtaking waterfalls, and beautiful beaches, the islands offer a haven for both active honeymooners, and relaxation seekers.

Hawaii’s Hotel Wailea Maui is ideal for an adults-only escape. With its esteemed Relais & Chateaux status and awe-inspiring vistas of three Hawaiian Islands, this hidden gem stands as a slice of heavenly paradise. Spend your days at leisure, enjoying a couples’ side-by-side massage in the comfort of your own suite, relaxing on Wailea Beach, or sipping expert-made cocktails at The Cabanas. In the evenings, you can experience a seven-course, ultra-private chef dinner at the award-winning Treehouse restaurant, (perfect for foodie couples!), and watch the sunset over the sea.

Lake Como, Italy

Set against the majestic backdrop of the Italian Alps, Lake Como captivates with its timeless charm. This serene oasis, embraced by verdant hills and elegant villas, offers a tranquil escape for two. The lakeside promenades and rolling green hills capture Italy’s passionate spirit, and heighten the romance of your- relaxing getaway.

Lying on the lip of Lake Como, the luxury Passalacqua hotel freezes 18th-centuryth century Italy in time, offering the picture-perfect place to laze your days away among the beautiful scenery. You can saunter through the expansive gardens, adorned with thriving flowers, or explore the vastness of the lake on vintage boat trips. Feel like royalty as you relax in your baroque-style rooms, boasting lake views from every window, and dine on the finest Italian cuisine made from garden-fresh ingredients. Every moment is one of elegance and charm during your stay at Passalacqua, and finetuned to match your idea of perfection.

Ready to whisk your loved one away?

If your idea of blissful romance resides in any of our holiday ideas above, contact our Travel Specialists today. We can arrange a personalised holiday there, or any other romantic destination, for a luxury, tailor-made getaway that creates incredible moments you can remember forever.

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