Romantic Hideaways



Simpson Travel's top 15

With a range of holidays within the Simpson portfolio that are perfect for couples, creating a shortlist of the most romantic is quite a challenge. So, based on guest feedback and personal experience, our top 15 romantic hideaways are detailed below.

These villas are perfect for a honeymoon. After all the hard work of the build-up and the excitement of the big day, you will need somewhere secluded, intimate and very special to relax and enjoy the start of married life. See also our Honeymoon Gift List and honeymoons in Corsica, Greece and Turkey.

Our starting prices are shown below. To find those applying to your specific travel dates, visit the individual property pages or contact our travel experts on 020 8392 5858.


  • Villa Angela, Pollença & Puerto Pollença, Mallorca
    This lovely faded terracotta finca is a private home rather than a commercial rental, and conveys a real sense of homely comfort as a result.  It nestles discreetly beneath the pine-clad foothills of the Tramuntana mountains, with classic...
    • Charming and delightful villa
    • Expansive manicured gardens
    • Country and mountain views
    • 2 air-conditioned bedrooms (sleeps 4)
    • Wonderful summer kitchen
    • Large private swimming...
    £421pp*
    based on 4 people

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  • The Shepherd's House, Akyaka, Turkey
    Surrounded by an olive grove and wild forests of pine, this painstakingly restored shepherd's home overlooks the magnificent panorama of Gokova Bay and beyond. Once the childhood haunt of Çağlar, the owner, The Shepherd’s...
    • Magnificent views
    • Rural retreat in forest setting
    • Close to Akyaka
    • Complimentary wifi
    • 2 bedrooms (sleeps 4)
    • Close to Çinar Beach
    • Private swimming...
    £498pp*
    based on 4 people

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  • Zeytin Evi, Bozburun Peninsula, Turkey
    It’s tempting to say that this little hideaway is all about the views, and they are indeed breath-taking. You can’t help but feel deeply privileged looking out over the endless blue of the bay, the rugged hills of the peninsula and the Greek...
    • Beautiful sea and mountain views
    • Romantic and cosy
    • Very private location
    • 2 air-conditioned bedrooms (sleeps 4)
    • Complimentary wifi
    • Sunset views
    • Area of outstanding...
    £548pp*
    based on 4 people

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  • Villa La Vigne, Porto Vecchio & Bonifacio, Corsica
    Located in the working vineyard of the famous Clos Canarelli Estate, Villa La Vigne has been furnished to a high standard with two en-suite bedrooms. It has a good sized swimming pool and large sundeck. The villa is a short drive from the...
    • Comfortable stone villa
    • Part of Clos Canarelli vineyard
    • Beautiful mountain views
    • Winetasting soirées
    • 2 bedrooms (sleeps 4)
    • Complimentary wifi
    • Private swimming...
    £663pp*
    based on 4 people

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  • Sa Teulada, Pollença & Puerto Pollença, Mallorca
    This romantic hideaway is tucked away in the countryside with a unique free-form swimming pool and a covered terrace area, perfect for long lazy lunches, within the extensive grounds. The little town of Santa Margalida grew up around the site of...
    • Picturesque romantic hideaway
    • Delightful extensive grounds
    • Private swimming pool
    • Complimentary wifi
    • 1 air-conditioned bedroom (sleeps 2)
    • Restaurants/shops 5min drive
    • Beach...
    £726pp*
    based on 2 people

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  • Marine de Soleil, St Florent & Cap Corse, Corsica
    The jewel in the crown of this apartment is the stunning view: the wild coastline of the Désert des Agriates stretching as far as the eye can see and chic St Florent with its marina, restaurants and enticing boutiques just a seven-minute drive...
    • Delightful apartment
    • Walking distance to beach
    • Stunning panoramic sea views
    • Stunning terrace
    • 1 bedroom (sleeps 2)
    • St Florent 7min drive
    • Air-conditioned car...
    £805pp*
    based on 2 people

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  • Waterfront Cottage, Bozburun Peninsula, Turkey
    This beautiful seafront cottage set in the pretty fishing village of Söğüt is probably the most sought after property on the Bozburun Peninsula.  Waterfront Cottage is classically romantic and sunsets can be enjoyed from either the ground floor...
    • Stunning waterfront position
    • Metres from the sea
    • Private swimming pool
    • Sunset views
    • Romantic 1 bedroom cottage (sleeps 2)
    • Gentle stroll to...
    £825pp*
    based on 2 people

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  • Mon Cabanon, Porto Vecchio & Bonifacio, Corsica
    This unusual chalet-cottage has huge charm and is perfect for a couple who want to get away from it all. The cottage has a little terrace with wonderful views towards Porto Vecchio and the sea over unspoiled Corsican countryside of maquis, oak woods...
    • Beautiful romantic cottage
    • Small private swimming pool
    • Pretty garden
    • Wonderful views
    • Open plan (sleeps 2)
    • Air-conditioned
    • Beach/restaurants 20min...
    £856pp*
    based on 2 people

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  • Arpaki Cottage, Skopelos, Greece
    This delightful country cottage, reached by a private track, is shaded by a beautiful Mediterranean oak. The upper balcony is almost a room in itself, a peaceful place to read or relax under the oak’s branches. Arpaki is an appealing...
    • Charming and peaceful cottage
    • Shaded terraces with sea and countryside views
    • Private swimming pool
    • Complimentary wifi
    • 1 air-conditioned bedroom (sleeps 3)
    • Beach 15min...
    £919pp*
    based on 3 people

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  • The Scented Garden, Paxos, Greece
    Contemporary properties are few and far between on Paxos and villas for two in equally short supply – part of what makes this intimate retreat so enchantingly unique. Together with its sister villa, The Secret Garden, The Scented Garden is the...
    • Couples/adults only
    • Stylish contemporary house
    • Light and spacious
    • One bedroom (sleeps 2)
    • Delightful walled garden
    • Glimpses of sea through ancient olive...
    £1,031pp*
    based on 2 people

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  • White Orchid Hotel, Sivota, Greece
    Purple Apricot in Paxos, introduced in 2013, has proved to be tremendously popular with our clients.  Small intimate hotels of this size 'don't grow on trees', plus the formula works – a child-free environment for couples who require peace and...
    • Couples/adults only
    • Exclusive to Simpson Travel
    • A unique hotel
    • Intimate and stylish
    • 8 contemporary double suites
    • Stunning sea views
    • Large infinity swimming...
    £1,041pp*
    based on 2 people

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  • Purple Apricot Hotel, Paxos, Greece
    Paxos is exquisite, a superlative spot to simply rest, relax and recharge batteries depleted by day to day life. Yet despite its obvious natural attractions and enviable selection of private villas, this island has precious few hotels. As...
    • Couples/adults only
    • Exclusive to Simpson Travel
    • Exquisite small hotel
    • Refreshingly unconventional
    • 7 spacious double suites
    • A touch of the exotic
    • Large...
    £1,043pp*
    based on 2 people

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