The best spots in the Indian Ocean to pop the question

Are congratulations on the horizon? Or are you still looking for the perfect place to pop the question? We know the best resort locations in the Indian Ocean to get down on bended knee. With turquoise waters as your backdrop, palm trees swaying in the breeze, and glorious sunsets, there’s no way she, or he, will say no.

The Peninsula at Paradise Cove

Paradise Cove is the ultimate romantic holiday destination in Mauritius and the resort’s Peninsula is the perfect place to propose. Between latania and palm trees, hidden from prying eyes., you’ll find private love nests – the perfect place to relax and unwind, and of course, pop the question. You can also treat yourself to a private dinner in the love nest, tailored to your tastes and desires, accompanied by a musician duo. Then settle down on beanbags with lanterns and soft background music as you sip your cocktail and enjoy a romantic evening under shooting stars.

Picnics on an island at You & Me by Cocoon

With its underwater restaurant and over water villas, You & Me by Cocoon offers a decadent adult’s only escape in the Maldives. Those looking to propose can book an excursion to a private island surrounded by crystal-clear waters and coral reefs. Here in the sand a picnic for two will be set up with rose petals, creating a beautiful atmosphere for a moment you’ll never forget.

Crustacea cruising at C Mauritius

Set sail on Sirius, a traditional pirogue at C Mauritius for the resort’s signature Crustacea experience. You’ll get to experience the Mauritius way of life with an added touch of luxury as you indulge in delicious tapas and sip on Prosecco. Enjoy the views of the lagoon, whip out the ring, and enjoy some celebratory snorkelling afterwards! Back at the resort, the all inclusive package means you can continue toasting your engagement with as many glasses of Prosecco or island cocktails as you want.

A floating breakfast at Siyam World

Our holiday packages to the five star all inclusive Siyam World in the Maldives include accommodation in a water villa with your very own pool and slide into the ocean. And there’s no better way to propose than in the privacy of your villa with a floating breakfast. Your floating breakfast will be delivered to your private pool and is the perfect way to start your day as a newly engaged couple. You can choose from a continental, full English or a champagne and smoked salmon breakfast. And the best part is that you’ll still have the entire day to celebrate, post your news to your socials, and call mom back home.

Heritage Le Château at Heritage Le Telfair

Enhance your luxurious stay at the five star Heritage Le Telfair in Mauritius with a night at Heritage Le Château. This luxurious château was built in the late nineteenth century and offers an authentic and unique Mauritian experience, accompanied by fine dining and some of the world’s best wines. Enjoy a gourmet meal by a highly decorated chef, pick your pairing from the glass wine cellar with help from a trained Sommelier, and enjoy a romantic nightcap at the piano bar – the perfect place to pop the question. You’ll then retire for the night to your lavishly decorated private quarters where fresh flowers and sweet treats can be found on your pillow.

Dinner on the rocks at Constance Lemuria

A member of the Leading Hotels of the World, Constance Lemuria enjoys an utterly beautiful setting on the north coast of Praslin in the Seychelles. A great place to propose, you can enjoy a special dinner with an incredible view of the ocean on the rocks of the island’s private peninsula. You can indulge in a tasty lobster and fresh fish menu. You can also pair your romantic dinner with a relaxing couple’s massage or a romantic bath ceremony with rose petals, scented candles, soft music and champagne.