What's included in all-inclusive resorts? Meals, drinks (alcoholic and non-alcoholic), and activities are typically included with your room price.
The Caribbean, with its sprinkling of green isles around an aquamarine sea, has been calling to savvy travelers and adventure-seekers since the days of the buccaneers. From western Caribbean hot spots like Jamaica to the gorgeous hills of Saint Lucia and Antigua in the east, there are adults-only all-inclusive resorts for every vacation type.
Blue waters and laid-back style beckon you to this 5-star Sint Maarten resort just steps away from popular Maho Beach.
What’s included? All your food is included, from the resort’s ocean-view Caribbean and Mediterranean restaurants to 24-hour room service. Drinks at two bars, poolside service, and your in-room minibar are also included. Many onsite activities and equipment are free, so grab snorkeling equipment and a beach cabana or start your day with a yoga class.
More reasons to love it: All-inclusive resorts can be hard to come by on this Caribbean island, and the adults-only, luxury atmosphere makes this an even more rare find. Book it while you can!
It’s hard to tell where the resort ends and the beach begins at this breezy island getaway near Long Bay on Antigua’s east side.
What’s included? All your meals, snacks, and beverages are included, with five dining options and five bars to choose from. The resort even provides afternoon tea. Non-motorized land and water sports are also included. Try your hand at sailing or tennis, then enjoy a gorgeous sunset at the beachfront restaurant.
More reasons to love it: Whether your idea of fun involves karaoke, theme parties, and dance classes, or beach strolls and room service are more your speed, this oceanfront resort has introverts and extroverts covered.
With its beachfront location and three outdoor pools, this resort in Ocho Rios, Jamaica, is ideal for lovebirds looking for a tranquil vacation.
What’s included? In addition to the free breakfast buffet, there are five restaurants included. Beverages are also included, so take advantage of the minibar in your room or hit the swim-up bar. A host of water and land activities are included, too, like personal and group tennis lessons and even excursions to Dunn’s River Falls and Margaritaville.
More reasons to love it: This resort caters to couples, so romantic moments are its specialty. You and your sweetheart can splurge on hot stone massages, go on a scuba-diving excursion together, or mingle at a beach bonfire or reggae dance class.
There’s no better place to relax than this bright, beautiful resort in Barbados, surrounded by picture-perfect aquamarine sea.
What’s included? Meals, snacks, cocktails, and non-alcoholic beverages are all included, and you can get room service during certain hours. There’s also cooked-to-order breakfast each morning! Don’t forget there are complimentary beach towels and lounge chairs when it’s time to hit up the beach.
More reasons to love it: This resort almost seems to spill right into the water, making for a killer view as you sit on your private balcony and sip coffee. The bar, restaurant, and pool area are right on the ocean as well, so you never have to leave those cool Caribbean views.
With its all-cottage layout and private hammocks by the sea, this dreamy Antigua hideaway on Coco Beach is the perfect spot for an unforgettable romantic vacation.
What’s included? All your meals, snacks, and drinks are included, so take advantage of the breakfast buffet, hit the poolside bar, then enjoy a la carte dinner with ocean views. All non-motorized water sports are also included, which means you can snorkel, kayak, and sail to your heart’s content.
More reasons to love it: With just 60 guestrooms, Cocobay Resort has a boutique feel that lends itself to romance. Of course, the stunning location on Coco Beach doesn’t hurt, either. Snag a complimentary cabana and gaze into each other’s eyes all day.
This resort is walking distance from a number of beautiful Antigua beaches, but it features enough amenities to keep you comfortable right where you are.
What’s included? Water, soft drinks, and a limited menu of alcoholic drinks are included, as well as meals at the buffet restaurant. You’ll also have access to the pool, garden, terrace, and the beach, and you’ll always lounge comfortably with free chairs and umbrellas.
More reasons to love it: If your perfect day is reading by the pool, pampering yourself at the spa, oceanfront dinners, and an early bedtime, this relaxed resort has you covered.
Is your idea of vacation the kind that comes with pillowtop beds, housekeeping, and no children in earshot? That’s what you’ll find at this resort on Galley Bay in Antigua.
What’s included? All meals, snacks, and drinks are included at four dining venues and four bars. You can get room service during certain hours, there’s complimentary cooked-to-order breakfast, and even your in-room minibar is covered. All non-motorized watersports are included, as well as land activities like bicycle rentals and tennis.
More reasons to love it: Beachfront dining, open-air massages, shady terraces perfect for reading, palm trees rustling outside your door—this resort is perfect if you’re looking forward to experiencing the natural beauty of the Caribbean.