Babymoon Breaks

Relax and recharge before baby arrives or reconnect after birth. Official advice says you can fly up to 36 weeks into pregnancy (32 for twins) but it’s worth noting that you may need a doctor’s note from 26 weeks onwards so do check with your airline.

Anantara, Portugal

Tucked into a private cove in the Algave, Anantara is a design-conscious, modern hotel with a sparkling spa and first-rate resort facilities. totstoo.com

Chewton Glen, Hampshire

For an uber-spoiling baby break close to home try Chewton Glen where you’re guaranteed to be looked after. chewtonglen.com

Verdura Resort, Sicily

With a dedicated childcare service for ages 0–3, Verdura is perfect for a babymoon with babies in tow. redsavannah.com

La Maison d’Ulysse, Provence

Enjoy gentle walking tours around the local village of Baron, pregnancy massage in the spa and even a bespoke babymoon menu. lamaisondulysse.com

Preidlhof, Italy

Spectacularly situated in the Southern Tyrol, take in the mountain air and truly unwind at this wellness retreat. preidlhof.it

Barnsley House, Cotswolds

What could be more restful than relaxing in Rosemary Verey's famed English country garden and enjoying peaceful pregnancy treatments in the spa? barnsleyhouse.com

Cocos Hotel, Antigua

Seize your last chance to stay at this peaceful adults-only Caribbean hotel. turquoiseholidays.co.uk

Baros, Maldives

Get active with pre-natal yoga with the resident Yogi or try snorkelling – Baros is particularly good for pregnancy as the house-reef is just 15m from the shore. scottdunn.com

Princess Yaiza, Lanzarote

For those wanting a post-baby break, Princess Yaiza’s Baby Kikoland offers childcare for babies from four months old. sovereign.com

Martingal Sagres, Portugal

Brilliant for baby’s first beach holiday, Martinhal Sagres is specifically set up for young families. martinhal.com