We’re all guilty of over-sharing on social media sometimes but there are some things we choose to Instagram and then there are those you HAVE to Instagram! That feeling when you see these absolutely sublime honeymoon hotels! Filters, Whitagram, VSCO cam, witty captions — bring it on. This is our list of the most photogenic hotels in the world so you can decide where to head for your double-tap-worthy honeymoon stay.
1. One&Only Reethi Rah, Maldives
When a hotel’s backdrop is surrounded by the wonders of the Indian Ocean, the first thing you do when you get there is drop your bags and take a picture. Hotel One&Only Reethi Rah in Maldives is just that!
2. Emirates One&Only Wolgan Valley, Australia
If you spend your vacation looking out the window admiring the stunning views of the Wolgan Valley landscape, you really can’t be blamed for Instagramming the hell out of it.
3. Shangri-La Hotel, Paris
Its elegant façade brings to mind its legacy as the former home of Napoleon Bonaparte’s grand nephew, Prince Roland Bonaparte. This resort is all things special, thus making it Instagram-worthy.
4. Taj Exotica, Maldives
Exclusive and romantic, this private island resort has stunning views of the Indian Ocean. The type of views you see on other Instagrammers’ feeds and think, could that be a real place?
5. Canaves Oia Hotel & Suites, Santorini, Greece
Here, filters ain’t required. Mix up your feed with photos of your romantic suite, Champagne at breakfast, and the curvilinear infinity pool out front.
6. Phulay Bay Ritz-Carlton, Krabi, Thailand
While you kick back in one of the outdoor pools, relax in the blissful courtyard, or fall asleep on your extra-wide bed, you’ll want to show off every minute of luxury.
7. Shangri-La’s Villingili Resort & Spa, Maldives
Emerald green jungle, private villas and the gorgeous turquoise shoreline remind you that you are in Maldives. It’s fair to say it’s pretty exclusive — so you’re going to want to capture it.
8. Taj Bandhavgarh, Madhya Pradesh, India
Wedged deep in the heart of India, this hotel nestled in the lush forest is an exceptionally beautiful space that is steeped in history. Expect some serious Instagram photo ops here.
9. Palais Namaskar, Marrakech, Morocco
The courtyard is a wonderful place to begin, with its glistening pool, pristine gazebo, sun loungers, and Moorish arches, all set against bright-blue skies. Grab a cocktail and take a selfie!
10. AVANI Kalutara Resort, Sri Lanka
Laze on a palm fringed beach, take a leisurely boat cruise on the river or simply immerse yourself in the colonial charm but don’t forget to capture every aspect of this Instagram-worthy lavish resort.
11. Shangri-La Hambantota Resort & Spa, Sri Lanka
Laze by the ocean in your lavish suite or spice up your appetite with local flavours at this beautiful resort. Also, expect some serious #foodstagram opportunities here.
12. Uxua Casa Hotel and Spa, Brazil
Multicolored casas set against tropical backdrops and bright-blue skies make for sights so pretty, you don’t need a filter.
13. Bambu Indah, Bali, Indonesia
The landscape it’s ensconced in – think lush rice paddies, natural pool rivers and majestic mountains – is already sublime, but its accommodation makes it even more amazing. Totally Instagram-worthy!
14. Shangri La Boracay Resort and Spa, Boracay, Philippines
If a picture speaks a thousand words, imagine them whispering about the sound of the clear blue waters of Puka Shell Beach, fanning out to meet the endless blue sky – a view from right here in this resort.
15. Real Agua Amarga La Joya, Costa Del Sol, Spain
Located in the spectacular Cabo de Gata Nature Reserve, Real Agua Amarga La Joya is a boutique hotel featuring sophisticated digs and panoramic views perfect for your Instagram feed.
16. El Fenn, Marrakech, Morocco
With sensually lit courtyards, marble fountains, rose-petal-filled basins and antique library, El Fenn is both a playground for creatives and a love nest for romantics.
17. Banyan Tree, Seychelles
With the untouched and pristine beauty of Seychelles and Instagram-worthy views of the Indian Ocean and native Takamaka trees, Banyan Tree Seychelles is the perfect honeymoon haven for you!
18. Kakslauttanen Arctic Resort East Village, Finland
Located right at the edge of the wilderness, along the road to the Arctic, head to this gorgeous resort for an unforgettable honeymoon trip. Be sure to take a photo as you sleep under the stars in the cabin of your dreams.
19. Chalet Alpin Roc, Bagnes, Switzerland
Windows stretched from the floor to the ceiling so that you can watch the sun sink behind the Swiss Alps and feast on the beautiful sight while you spam your friends Instagram feeds with stunning pictures.
20. Villa Degli Affreschi, Positano, Italy
Featuring a lush garden bursting with colour and a private terrace that opens to a picture perfect view of Positano and its brilliant blue water, this hotel is perfect for an Instagram-worthy picture.