Article repost from The Travel
Can we all just put winter on pause, please? The holidays have come and gone, and it will be months before we start getting those warm rays of springtime.
We need a vacation stat.
The Caribbean is the perfect place to chase those winter blues away. There are so many islands and options to choose from. Which one will make the perfect getaway? That depends on what a traveler is looking for.
Some vacationers are in search of rest and relaxation while others seek out adventure and exploration. No matter what travelers are searching for; the Caribbean has them covered.
These fifteen Caribbean resorts are luxurious, all-inclusive, and far cheaper than we would have guessed! Nothing makes a vacation sweeter than discovering it is much more affordable than you first predicted.
LE SIVORY PUNTA CANA BY PORTBLUE BOUTIQUE
This adults-only inclusive getaway is located on the affordable island of The Dominican Republic. The Punta Cana paradise is quiet, remote, and casual. It’s definitely not for those who are looking for a party scene. Vacationers can enjoy private hot tubs and pools right outside their hotel room, and at prices starting under $500, this place is a steal.
EXCELLENCE OYSTER BAY IN JAMAICA
Just outside of Montego Bay, sits the exclusive Excellence Oyster Bay. With prices starting at $650 a night, it’s not cheap, but it’s totally doable, and the perks here are out of this world. If you really want to splurge here, the Excellence Club Rooms offer guests spaces and amenities that aren’t available to just anyone.
ZOETRY AGUA IN PUNTA CANA
Zoetry Agua in Punta Cana, Dominican Republic, caters to adults and couples who really want to escape it all. The resort sits on a relaxed, private beach and has top-shelf drinks, 24 hours room service, and plenty of dining options. Guests can take part in yoga, spa treatments, and even horseback riding. All of this for only $500 a night!
SANCTUARY CAP CANA IN PUNTA CANA
The Sanctuary Cap Cana in Punta Cana, Dominican Republic, has earned a reputation as one of the nicest all-inclusive resorts on the entire island. Guests at the property can take advantage of the six pools, a top-notch spa, several dining spaces, and romantic and elegant grounds. You would think this place would be unaffordable, but at $500 a night, it’s an attainable dream.
THE EXPLOREAN IN COZUMEL, MEXICO
The Explorean in Cozumel, Mexico, is small by comparison with only fifty-six guest rooms encompassing the property. It sits in the middle of lush foilage with private balconies, a large pool, and a swim-up bar. The best part? Uvas Beach is never crowded since it’s underdeveloped, so this place is literally all yours for under $500 a night.
SANTA BARBARA BEACH & GOLF RESORT, CURACAO
A week at Santa Barbara Beach & Golf Resort, Curacao will rejuvenate even the weariest of souls. This place is excellent for couples and families alike and offers activities like meditation, hiking, paddle boarding, golf, and more for under $300 a night. It’s paradise at a fraction of the price you would expect to pay here.
BREEZES RESORT & SPA, NASSAU, THE BAHAMAS
This beautiful resort gives its guests pools, swim-up bars, sandy beaches, and tons of fun in the sun for nearly half the price of many other luxury tropical getaways. At only $350 a night, travelers can enjoy activities like sailing, rock climbing, nightly entertainment as well as as much food and drink as your belly can handle.
HYATT ZIVA ROSE HALL IN JAMAICA
Yes, Mon! Hyatt Ziva Rose Hall in Montego Bay, Jamaica, is a little pricier at around seven hundred dollars a night, but it’s going to be worth it. This resort, which caters to couples and families, offers dining on the beach, plenty of pool options, and incredible amenities to guests.
NISBET PLANTATION BEACH CLUB IN ST. KITTS
Nisbet Plantation Beach Club was ranked as one of the top hotel resorts in all of St. Kitts by the U.S. News. It is spread across thirty acres of perfectly manicured lawns and beaches and it has pools, white sands, suite options, and tennis courts. The best part is, this island retreat starts at around five hundred dollars a night.
MARIGOT BAY RESORT AND MARINA, ST, LUCIA
Now, THIS looks like a vacation. The Marigot Bay Resort and Marina in St. Lucia really brings it. Here, guests can enjoy four restaurants and bars, a gym, a spa, yoga instruction, and two pools. With a price tag of $500 a night, this place feels like a steal. We would have thought it far pricier.
CASA DE CAMPO, THE DOMINICAN REPUBLIC
The Dominican Republic is known for its resorts aplenty, and Casa de Campo reminds us why people seek this island out each year for their retreat needs. For a few hundred bucks a night, the seven luxurious eateries, six bars, fantastic golf courses, spa services, and pools can be at your suntanned fingertips.
THE BUCCANEER, ST. CROIX
The Buccaneer is set in the most sought after part of St. Croix. Guests who are lucky enough to stay here will enjoy the spacious rooms, old-world charm, golf, several pools, and beaches, and so much more. While it’s not fully inclusive, it does treat guests to free breakfast and a weekly cocktail reception.
SECRETS, MONTEGO BAY, JAMAICA
Everything you could ever want in a vacation is waiting for you at Secrets in Montego Bay, Jamaica. For five hundred dollars a night, you can swim in any of the resort’s pools, dine in whichever of the nine restaurants you desire, and relax in the uniquely large hotel rooms. You’ll never want to leave.
HARD ROCK HOTEL AND CASINO, THE DOMINICAN REPUBLIC
Get ready for a party! The Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Punta Cana is not the place to catch up on some zzz’s in the sun. This is the place you go to let loose and turn up. It’s enormous, with thirteen pools and a shuttle service that takes you from point A to point B on the property. This party is affordable, too, with rooms starting at $350 a night.
SOLMAR RESORT, CABO SAN LUCAS, MEXICO
There are a ton of amazing places to vacation in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico, but Solmar makes the top of that list. It’s smaller than many but hits hard in the spacious room department. Guests can also enjoy an infinity pool, a swim-up bar, beach access, and a spa at an affordable price.