V&VPR Picks: Top Wedding & Honeymoon Destinations
Finding the most picturesque spot to say ‘I do’ or the most private place to escape post nuptials can be overwhelming, with a slew of luxury experiences battling it out to be the chosen destination. The Upper House, The Sanchaya, Capella Singapore, and Singita are some of the most iconic locations to spend the wedding season…
Chic City Wedding: The Upper House, Hong Kong
Already well-known for its highly personalised service and understated luxury, The Upper House has unveiled “Your Wedding Journey,” their new weddings offerings. Inspiring those who seek exclusive and intimate wedding spaces,The Upper House offers various wedding se-tups, one-on-one consultations and curated experiences from hand-selected partners.
Located on Level 6, The Lawn is a secret garden bathed in sunlight and hidden away from the hustle and bustle of the city. Surrounded by lush greenery and a grand stairway, it is an idyllic setting for an outdoor wedding ceremony accommodating up to 60 seated guests or up to 100 standing guests for a chic garden cocktail.
Sophisticated Beachside Honeymoon: The Sanchaya, Bintan
An intimate island estate, just 50 minutes from Singapore, The Sanchaya is one of the most convenient yet romantic destinations to spend some alone time as a newly married couple. White powder sands, aquamarine waters, and a monochromatic design combine to create a tranquil bolt-hole and one of Southeast Asia’s most picturesque spots.
A team of experts dedicated to creating unforgettable experiences are on hand to offer a bespoke stay for the happy couple – from His & Hers massages in the Indonesian-inspired spa, to Cheese and Wine Discovery Sessions with the estate’s Sommelier.
Isolated Island Wedding: Capella Singapore
With a coveted island destination on Sentosa, Capella Singapore has become well-known as one of the region’s most luxurious hotels. It caters to a range of wedding needs, with a private Creative Style Director, who was a former florist to the stars in LA; personalised ‘his & hers’ cocktails; and Singapore’s largest curved LED wall.
Set against the magnificent backdrop of the South China Sea, the property combines old-world colonial charm with contemporary chic; inspired by Tanah Merah’s Malay translation of red earth,architects Foster + Partners designed the resort to sit in harmony with surrounding nature.
Sultry Safari Honeymoon: Singita Hillside Suite, Sasawaka Lodge, Tanzania
Leading luxury safari operator, Singita, have unveiled their latest suite, the Hillside Suite at Singita Sasakwa Lodge at the Grumeti Reserve, Tanzania – within Singita’s 350,000-acre private reserve in close proximity to some of the most prized game-viewing on the continent.
Set against the uncharted backdrop of the sweeping views of plains of the Serengeti the newly opened Hillside Suite ensures guests escape into their own world and revel in the endless views over the African wilderness. This private escape for two is a unique honeymoon destination, set away from the main lodge it invites guests enjoy an authentic encounter with the African plains.