We all need some fantasy. Whether it’s the real kind we experience or the kind we just dream of, it exists all over the world- and the Caribbean is one destination that has no shortage. The following three resorts were chosen for their luxurious locations, accommodations, and facilities. These top honeymoon destinations are also great spa vacations, perfect for romantic retreats, anniversaries, weddings, or even a well-deserved girl’s weekend away.
What: La Samanna
Where: St. Martin
Why we love it: La Samanna has lavish accommodations where you can spend time with family and friends for an unforgettable experience. The ultra-luxe suites with exquisite French décor have marvellous ocean views and furnished outdoor terraces. The spacious three-bedroom cottages have elegant living rooms, full kitchens, oversized bathrooms, a private patio, outdoor dining area, and are located directly on the water, creating a blissfully serene atmosphere.
What to do: Dine in the charming wine cellar at La Cave, enjoy body treatments, facials, and massages at the world-class spa, and relax under a bamboo cabana with a glass of champagne on the gorgeous beach.
What: Round Hill Hotel and Villas
Where: Montego Bay
Why we love it: This Jamaican boutique hotel is known for its elegance. Discover the art of relaxation and pampering with afternoon tea, cocktail parties, and a complimentary bottle of wine and fruit basket. The Ralph Lauren-designed oceanfront rooms and classic villa suites are charming and spacious with landscaped gardens, outdoor patios, and may have private pools. The idyllic spa is located on an 18th century plantation on acres of greenery facing the ocean. With an extensive list of services, outdoor treatments, and fitness classes, this spa is a rejuvenating oasis.
What to do: Raft ride down the Great River and try a freshly hand-picked coconut on your way. Participate in water sports, tennis lessons, and fitness classes.
What: The Regent Palms
Where: Turks and Caicos Islands
Why we love it: This tropical paradise boasts a renowned spa with a focus on holistic therapies. The wellness and fitness program includes exercise classes, organic dining, Sunset Reflection (based on ancient Thai rituals), and a spa menu benefitting the mind and body. The 25,000 square foot spa includes private cabanas by the water and emphasizes rejuvenation, healing, and the physical well-being of guests.
What to do: Lounge on the Grace Bay Beach or by the tranquil Infinity Pool. Taste the wonderful products of the wood-burning oven, the culinary fusion of Indian, Mexican, Moroccan, Asian, and African cuisines, or invite a chef to create a meal for you in the comfort of your own suite.
These three resorts provide some of the best spa vacations in the Caribbean. If you’re in need of a romantic getaway (and who isn’t?), escape to paradise at one of these indulgent destinations. Call a tripcentral.ca travel agent for more information. They can also recommend other great spa resorts! And if you can’t escape there now, you can always dream, right?