The Best Adults-Only Resorts to Escape to Right Now
In 2018, make the most of your time off with the one you love by exploring some of the world’s most beautiful adults-only getaways. We’re here to help you get started on your adventures with 16 destinations that take top marks for their luxurious accommodations, all-inclusive deals or unique experiences. Nothing is off-limits when it comes to making the most of your stay at these spectacular retreats. The only rule? No kids allowed!
Sanctuary Cap Cana by Playa Resorts and HotelsLocated: Cap Cana, a private retreat located within Punta Cana, Dominican Republic, situated on 30,000 acres of sandy beaches and oceanfront valley roads.
Why you’ll love it: This all-inclusive 5-star resort offers guests every luxury they could want, from swim-up suites to world-class spas.
Why you’ll keep coming back: With five restaurants, six bars, five pools, nightly entertainment and countless daily activities, there’s no doubt you’ll need more than one visit to take full advantage of everything Sanctuary Cap Cana has to offer!
Did you know? This destination plays host to one of the best golf courses in the Caribbean, Punta Espada Golf Club.
Golden Parnassus All Inclusive Resort and Spa HotelLocated: Cancun, between Nichupte Lagoon and the Caribbean Sea.
Why you’ll love it: The Golden Parnassus is truly an adults playground in paradise, with special features like 24-hour room service, an illuminated tennis court, fitness center, spa, theatre and more!
Why you’ll keep coming back: It’s the special details that make this resort so unforgettable, and the added services like a reading room, beauty salon, game room, sauna, solarium, garden and more which make for endless ways to spend your time at this luxurious resort.
Did you know? One of the hallmarks of this resort is the culinary experience. With 11 restaurant/bar options on-site, there is something to satisfy every appetite!
Triple Creek RanchLocated: Bitterroot Valley, Montana.
Why you’ll love it: All-inclusive rustic elegance awaits you at Triple Creek Ranch, where you’ll indulge in gourmet cuisine and five-star service while you stay at one of their private log luxury cabins or ranch homes. In case you're still debating, don't forget all the scientific reasons vacation does a body good.
Why you’ll keep coming back: Between sampling fine wines, relaxing with a massage or touring the scenic landscape on horseback before sitting down to a private seven-course dinner at their exclusive chef’s table, however you picture your idyllic vacation, Triple Creek Ranch will help make it a reality!
Did you know? While Triple Creek Ranch offers the best in relaxation and “cowboy culture” year-round, it really comes to life in spring and fall; offering signature events like artist workshops, cooking school, fly-fishing, “cowboy school” and wine-tasting.
Royal Davui Island Resort FijiLocated: From nearby Nadi International Airport, board a plane, helicopter or private shuttle boat and arrive in style at the Royal Davui Island Resort, situated in Beqa Lagoon, Fiji.
Why you’ll love it: Intimate seclusion doesn’t mean you’ll be compromising on world-class flavours. All-inclusive dining means daily changing menus at the spectacular Banyan Restaurant, unforgettable in-room service and romantic dining options on secluded decks hidden around the property.
Why you’ll keep coming back: From kayaking to snorkeling, guided reef tours to beach picnics, you’ll leave the Royal Davui feeling not only pampered, but refreshed! For those planning a wedding in 2019, this really is one of those idyllic honeymoon destinations.
Did you know? The Royal Davui Island Resort has a “sustainable luxury” approach. From converted wastewater to sustainably sourced timber, every measure has been taken to support the natural beauty of this island paradise.
The Lodge at WoodlochLocated: 95 miles out of New York in the Northeast Lake Region of Pennsylvania in the Pocono Mountains.
Why you’ll love it: The chance to get away from it all in a serene and private country setting; The Lodge at Woodloch is the natural wellness retreat you never knew you needed!
Why you’ll keep coming back: Far from “roughing it” in this tranquil woodland setting, you’ll be indulging in some unforgettable pampering at one of the country’s best destination spas; just check out their list of awards!
Did you know? The Lodge at Woodloch truly is an all-season getaway. With special experiences for every season, from snowshoeing excursions in the winter to fishing on a private 15-acre lake in the spring, there’s something to enjoy at any time of the year.
Warwick Paradise Island BahamasLocated: Paradise Island, Nassau, Bahamas (located on the south shore of the island, near shopping, dining, the Paradise Island Casino and Cabbage Beach).
Why you’ll love it: Luxury and hospitality are the main focus at Warwick Paradise Island, where guests have everything they need to indulge and unwind. From fun to fine-dining options, enjoy an unforgettable culinary experience at one of five resort restaurants or sip a cocktail at lobby or pool bars before checking out the nightly entertainment.
Why you’ll keep coming back: The sun and sand of the Bahamas are like no other; from the unforgettable private harbour beach to free touring bicycles for your use, there are countless ways to spend the day, for every kind of traveller.
Did you know? The Warwick takes luxury spa services to new heights with their Amber Spa, a full service spa that includes a private treatment room, VIP lounge and exclusive couples’ suite with a whirlpool spa.
Coco Bay ResortLocated: Antigua, West Indies.
Why you’ll love it: With 57 private cottages to choose from and four plantation houses with sea views for couples travelling together, these authentic and luxurious Caribbean accommodations are guaranteed to create an intimate setting you won’t soon forget!
Why you’ll keep coming back: Beyond the sweet seclusion of your own private villa at the Cocobay Resort Antigua, there are countless activities to help you make the most of your stay. From kayaking to snorkeling, yoga and live entertainment five to six days a week, you’re sure to find something new to try each day!
Did you know? If you’re looking to do some exploring outside of the resort, there is the nearby Jolly Harbour Complex, where you’ll find several casinos, restaurants, bars and local tour offerings, all of which the resort can organize.
Centara Ras Fushi Resort and SpaLocated: 15 minutes away from Ibrahim Nassir International Airport, located on a pristine and intimate island in the Maldives, making it easy to see why the Maldives made our list of sexiest vacation spots.
Why you’ll love it: From all-inclusive meal plans to customized culinary experiences, Centara Ras Fushi Resort has offerings to meet each guests’ needs. The resort offers three plans to help maximize your experience.
Why you’ll keep coming back: The spa is inspired by Thailand’s heritage and modern practices and is available for single or couples’ treatments. Relax or take part in unique experiences like night snorkeling, sunset fishing and kite surfing.
Did you know? The resort has on-site medical services and a resident doctor.
Sunset at the PalmsLocated: Negril, Jamaica.
Why you’ll love it: Set amongst lush gardens and tropical plants, it's no wonder why TripAdvisor.com named this serene resort one of the top 10 most romantic all-inclusive resorts in the Caribbean. From the moment you land it lives up to its reputation, as a resort escort awaits your arrival, fast-tracks you through customs and connects you to your ground transportation. We are definitely on board with anything that makes travelling easier!
Why you’ll keep coming back: When they say “all-inclusive” at Sunset at the Palms, they mean it. Everything from your meals and beverages to beach bar service, weekly cocktail parties, nightly turn down service and taxes and tip are included.
Did you know? The resort offers its guests 85 treehouse themed suites on 10 acres of pristine and lush landscaping, previously praised for its design by Architectural Digest.
Ti Kaye Resort and SpaLocated: Anse Cochon cove on the island of Saint Lucia.
Why you’ll love it: This cliffside resort has been designed with guest cottages built into the landscape. Complimenting the natural beauty of the resort are the many modern amenities, ensuring you have all the conveniences you may want, with all the incentive to unplug and enjoy the atmosphere.
Why you’ll keep coming back: Outdoor showers, personal pools and double hammocks will have you feeling relaxed, while activities like diving and adventure tours will quench your thirst for adventure. This is just one of those hidden gems you have to visit before the word gets out!
Did you know? Nick Pinnock, the owner of Ti Kaye Resort, first bought the land with a loan from his father, not knowing what he might end up doing with it. Read up on his inspiring startup story and discover the heart of this unique destination.
Calabash CoveLocated: St. Lucia.
Why you’ll love it: A romantic and intimate boutique hotel, this destination is ideal for travellers looking to escape crowded resorts and truly enjoy the serenity of their surroundings.
Why you’ll keep coming back: Guests looking for the best of both worlds will appreciate the traditional charm of Calabash Cove, while indulging in all the amenities and luxuries you would expect from a modern resort.
Did you know? Looking for a once in a lifetime experience? St. Lucia is home to the world’s only drive-through volcano – now that’s something to put down on the bucket list!
Mangos JamaicaLocated: Northwest Coast of Jamaica in the village of Coopers Pen, Trelawny.
Why you’ll love it: Head to this authentic, traditional-style Jamaican resort to truly experience everything the area has to offer.
Why you’ll keep coming back: Super unique dining experiences at any of the four restaurants and bars (including themed poolside dinner options). Topped off with evening entertainment at The Piano Bar, your time will be spent creating memories and indulging.
Did you know? If it’s local activities you’re after, Mangos Jamaica has you covered! Check out the Zion Bus Line for the “Bob Marley experience” or pack your swimsuit and head out on a Green Grotto Caves Tour.
Ste. Anne’s SpaLocated: Grafton, Ontario.
Why you’ll love it: One of Canada’s favourite spas, Ste. Anne’s is the quintessential spa destination for the couple looking to relax and truly get away from the day-to-day. Ste. Anne’s is where you’ll be able to unplug from the outside world and indulge in luxury spa services and wellness offerings that will have you feeling completely refreshed and re-energized by the time you leave.
Why you’ll keep coming back: A refreshingly laid-back atmosphere and simple, delicious cuisine are just some of the draws to this casual spa retreat. Ste. Anne’s puts the focus in relaxation and wellness in a casual and friendly country setting. Ste. Anne’s might just be that excuse for a road trip that you’ve been looking for!
Did you know? Situated on 400 acres of serene countryside and playing host to over 30,000 guests a year, it's been voted one of the top 100 spas in the world!
Valentin Imperial, Riviera MayaLocated: Riviera Maya, just 30 minutes to the airport, between Puerto Morelos and Playa del Carmen.
Why you’ll love it: You’ll fall in love with this truly unique and authentic hacienda-style 5-star adults-only resort, where elegant architecture blends with the surrounding tropical environment to create a relaxed and luxurious setting.
Why you’ll keep coming back: The personalized service and attention to detail is what sets the luxurious Valentin Imperial apart; where your every need is tailored to in a setting of casual elegance. From spectacular pools, spa services and a variety of restaurants to satisfy all tastes, there’s no doubt you’ll be dreaming of your next visit before your trip is over!
Did you know? Foodies will appreciate the variety offered to guests here, where there are seven (yes – SEVEN!) a la carte restaurants, as well as beachfront breakfast and lunch options and a main buffet restaurant.
Rendezvous Stolen Time – a Sunswept ResortLocated: St. Lucia.
Why you’ll love it: Rendezvous is the luxury all-inclusive Caribbean retreat for couples looking to unwind and enjoy the very best the Caribbean has to offer.
Why you’ll keep coming back: Boasting two miles of powdery beach, lush tropical gardens, a spectacular menu and wine list, as well as countless activities to take part in – Rendezvous St. Lucia is where you’ll both make memories to last a lifetime.
Did you know? Before your vacation even begins, a resort specialist will assist you in arranging a personalized list of activities and special moments, enabling you to enjoy every minute of your time away, with everything planned and set in motion for you!
Bahia Principe Ambar GreenLocated: Punta Cana, Dominican Republic.
Why you’ll love it: this adults-only tropical paradise is your one-stop destination for all things sports and leisure, giving you the best of the Caribbean in an all-inclusive luxury resort.
Why you’ll keep coming back: Whether you’re into relaxing by the pool and indulging in some luxury spa services, or trying out a new water sport and dancing your way through the night, the Bahia Principe Ambar Green is the place to satisfy all of your vacation needs.
Did you know? For travellers who take their relaxation seriously, the Bahia Principe Ambar Green has you covered with an exclusive butler service for your stay!