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Honeymoon in Tensing Pen or Rockhouse

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Honeymoon in Tensing Pen or Rockhouse

Originally we were going to honeymoon in RH, but now I stumbled on TP and am really undecided. Any recommendations? We could split the trip 3 nights at each or book all 6 at one. We would be staying in Premium Villa at RH and Rock Cottage 2 at TP but I don't want to regret leaving one hotel once i'm in the other, any suggestions??

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1. Re: Honeymoon in Tensing Pen or Rockhouse

I have stayed at both and they are both incredibly beautiful and special places. In my mind the big difference is that Rockhouse has a much higher density and is a much larger resort. I think if you can get the Rock 2 at Tensing Pen I would jump on it. It is perfect for a honeymoon.

Spa services at Rockhouse are very good and more comprehensive than Tensing Pen so if you need all that on a vacation this may tip your hand in favor of Rockhouse, otherwise Tensing Pen would be my choice, especially at the Rock 2 which is my favorite cottage.

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2. Re: Honeymoon in Tensing Pen or Rockhouse

sfjam has provided excellent advice and I agree completely. Go with RC2 at TP.

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I agree that the main difference is the size of the resort. More social opportunities at RH if that's what you want, more privacy at TP.

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I only know Tensing Pen. It is a gorgeous property and would be perfect for a honeymoon imo. -suze

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5. Re: Honeymoon in Tensing Pen or Rockhouse

Totally agree. TP is so much more intimate and quiet, you will love the vibe and your surroundings. If you are looking for Spa services, Nadine at TP is wonderful, you can't go wrong. the food at TP is great too.

You can always go and have a sunset dinner at RH, which you will enjoy, there is a specal table you can request that lets you have a private romantic meal while still enjoying the great food. Don't split your time at both, you don't want to waste a moment of your honeymoon on moving. Happy travels.

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We honeymooned at the Rock Cottage II at Tensing Pen and it was perfect! Gorgeous place, love it! Miss it!

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7. Re: Honeymoon in Tensing Pen or Rockhouse

I would go forTensing Pen --- more private and the landscaping is beautiful. I even like the food at their restaurant better than Rockhouse although you have to go to Rockhouse for one dinner because it is such a romantic spot. I do like the pool better at Rockhouse. You can't go wrong with either hotel.

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