Two Thai properties, one in Koh Tao and the other in Koh Lanta, have been recognised as being among Asia's most romantic hotels by travel site TripAdvisor.
The properties are Place Luxury Boutique Villas in Koh Tao and Layana Resort and Spa in Koh Lanta. They are ranked 3th and 4th, respectively, on the list that hails Komandoo Maldives Island Resort in the Maldives as the most romantic place. Making the top 10 are properties from Indonesia, Sri Lanka and Vietnam.
Place Luxury Boutique Villas charges Bt9,000 or US$253 per night during the month of love, February. At Layana Resort and Spa, the room rate starts from Bt13,600 to Bt52,800.
The list of romantic hotels is based on millions of reviews and opinions from TripAdvisor travellers around the world.
Top 10 hotels for romance in Asia:
1. Komandoo Maldives Island Resort, Komandoo, Maldives
2. Baros Maldives, Baros Island, Maldives
3. The Place Luxury Boutique Villas, Koh Tao, Thailand
4. Layana Resort and Spa, Koh Lanta, Thailand
5. Ceylon Tea Trails, Colombo, Sri Lanka
6. The Kayon Resort, Ubud, Indonesia
7. Oriental Central Hotel, Hanoi, Vietnam
8. Kandolhu Island, North Ari Atoll, Maldives
9. Viceroy Bali, Ubud, Indonesia
10. Hoi An Chic Hotel, Hoi An, Vietnam