Affordable honeymoon destinations

Honeymoons & Destination Weddings

Courtesy of Dreams Resorts & Spas

Are you looking into less expensive options for your honeymoon? Tammy Levent, owner of Elite Travel, gives you inside tips on how to find the best value for your dollar in some of the most romantic budget-friendly locations.

Just because your honeymoon budget is tight doesn't mean you have to settle for cheap hotels. To find good value for less money, look for older resorts that have been recently renovated or have come under new management and need to bring in business. When a resort has to change its name, like when another chain takes over, the new owners have to let people know it's a new, rebranded property—which they do by attracting guests with ridiculously inexpensive rates. For instance when the Sunscape resort, Puerto Aventuras in Mexico became a Dreams Resort & Spa, they beautifully renovated the entire property and are currently offering low introductory prices.

New hotels face the same challenge: gaining new clientele. The Riu Guanacaste, an all-inclusive 5-star property currently being built in Costa Rica...

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