The babymoon is often considered the last chance to relax for a long time, so why not truly spoil yourself for your last selfish holiday?
Make one-on-one time and relaxation your priority before you welcome your little bundle of joy into the world, with a babymoon getaway. Booking.com, has delved into its more than 1.4 million properties in over 118 million destinations around the world to offer soon-to-be parents suggestions for an unforgettable babymoon stay. Whether you're looking for an adult-only beachside resort, romantic home away from home, a foodie break or a luxurious spa escape, there is a pre-baby holiday – near or far - for all expectant parents to enjoy.
Indulge in a little pampering with a range of mummy-to-be spa treatments, curb the food cravings with a vast selection of a la carte dining and 24-hour butler services, walk bare feet, hand-in-hand across powder soft sands or benefit from a peaceful adult's only hotel for your calm before the storm! Whatever you're looking for, Booking.com has the ideal babymoon escape for you.
A Calming Coastal Break – Newquay, Cornwall
Where to stay: Let your partner treat you to a calming coastal break at the beautiful Scarlet Hotel. Ideally situated on one of Britain's best beaches, it is home to an award-winning chef, a restorative spa and stunning sea views which are best enjoyed from the comfort of the outdoor hot tubs. Guests will feel at home with comfortable and spacious rooms, fluffy bathrobes and towels and can wake up to beautiful seaside views from their balcony or wrap-around terrace. Top endorsements for Newquay, Cornwall by Booking.com travellers are beaches, surfing and beach walks.
A Peaceful Adults-Only Retreat - Cas Catala, Spain
Where to stay: The stylish, adults-only Barceló Illetas Albatros hotel is the perfect getaway for soon-to-be parents looking to spend some quality time together. Just a short walk away from the beach with stunning views over Palma Bay and access to a natural cove, Barceló Illetas Albatros has the picture-perfect backdrop for making precious memories. The hotel is also home to a spa, outdoor pool, heated swimming pool and a range of massage treatments with sea views, perfect for soothing away aches and pains. Top endorsements for Cas Catala, Spain by Booking.com travellers are relaxation, tranquillity and sunshine.
A Nordic Spa Escape - Ystad, Sweden
Where to stay: Situated directly on the Baltic Sea is the impressive Ystad Saltsjöbad, an elegant hotel and home to an on-site spa and wellness centre. Guests can take advantage of the free access to the spa which includes swimming pools and bookable treatments including aerobics, yoga, Qigong and Tai Chi classes. After a day of relaxing at the spa, indulge your food craving with a visit to the à la carte restaurant serving international specialities, or opt for the alfresco bar and grill in summer months. Top endorsements for Ystad, Sweden by Booking.com travellers are old towns, city walks and delicious food.
Eating for Two - Baden-Baden, Germany
Where to stay: Whilst it's still just the two of you, why not opt for the celebrity treatment with a visit to Brenners Park-Hotel & Spa with its world-class service, exclusive spa facilities and on-site two starred Michelin restaurant. Take a relaxing dip in the beautiful Roman-style swimming pool, unwind in the relaxation rooms and take advantage of the many massage and health treatments available. What better way to visit the award-winning Brenners Park-Restaurant than with the excuse of eating for two! Tuck into delicious international cuisine at the Salon Lichtental on the terrace or unwind to the sound of a piano in the Kaminhalle lounge. Top endorsements for Baden-Baden, Germany by Booking.com travellers are relaxation, hot springs and health spas.
A Nature Hideaway - Takayama, Japan
Where to stay: Hidatei Hanaougi features Japanese-style rooms with traditional tatami-mat flooring and Japanese futon bedding, as well as beautiful outdoor hot-spring baths. Opt for a relaxing soak in the hot-springs, unwind in the gardens or get a soothing massage treatment. Round off your day with a choice of three dining venues, serving Japanese multi-course meals and noodle soups. Top endorsements for Takayama, Japan by Booking.com travellers are old towns, scenery and nature.
A Home Away from Home in Paradise – Hamilton, Bermuda
Where to stay: Why not treat yourselves to a last minute paradise island getaway with a peaceful home away from home stay at the lovely Greenbank Guest House. Offering beautiful waterfront settings, the guesthouse overlooks Hamilton Harbour and is a short drive from a selection of restaurants, bars and cafes. Guests will feel at home with spacious bedrooms, or if you're feeling active the Greenbank golf course and sandy Marley Beaches are a short drive away. Top endorsements for Hamilton, Bermuda by Booking.com travellers are friendly people, relaxation and restaurants.
A Luxurious Treat for Two – Hong Kong, China
Where to stay: Opt for the celebrity treatment before your little one arrives and experience world-class service at the exquisite The Peninsula Hong Kong. Guests will love the hotel's old-world charm, fusion of oriental and elegance, Roman-style indoor pool, eight award-winning restaurants and not to mention, the impressive 12,000 square-feet spa. Perfect for mummy-to-be to relax and unwind before the big day arrives.
Tropical Island Refuge – Key West, Florida
Where to stay: Famed for its pastel-coloured beach houses, laid back island lifestyle and slow pace of life, a trip to the Key West is a great destination for your babymoon getaway. Stay in the heart of Key West at the charming Andrews Inn & Garden Cottages and take in the beautiful palm-fringed walkways, pearl dust beaches and turquoise-hued waters. Ideally situated with just a short walk from a variety of beach lined cafes, bars and restaurants, plus various entertainment options, guests will be spoilt for choice. Top endorsements for Key West by Booking.com travellers are sunsets, nightlife and relaxation.