In the heart of the Caribbean lies a collection of stunning resorts, each promising a unique slice of paradise for discerning travellers seeking relaxation and adventure. From secluded island hideaways to vibrant beachfront retreats, these seven elite destinations offer an array of amenities and activities to suit every preference. We’ll delve into what makes each of these resorts special and why they should be at the top of your clients’ Caribbean escape wish list.

4* Galley Bay Resort & Spa – Antigua

Tucked away on Antigua’s west coast, Galley Bay Resort & Spa is an adults-only retreat renowned for its intimate ambiance and breathtaking surroundings. Set amidst 40 acres of tropical gardens, this all-inclusive resort boasts luxurious accommodations ranging from beachfront retreats to rustic Gauguin Suites with private plunge pools. All activities are included so guests can partake in a variety of water sports such as snorkelling, windsurfing, and kayaking, or simply unwind by the pool or on the pristine three-quarter mile white sand beach. The resort’s signature open air spa offers a range of rejuvenating treatments, while its four gourmet restaurants and bars serve up tantalising cuisine with Caribbean flair.

5* Hammock Cove – Antigua

Nestled on the serene shores of Antigua’s northeast coast, Hammock Cove beckons travellers seeking seclusion and luxury. This all-inclusive, 21+ adults-only resort features 41 spacious water villas (soon increasing to 51) with private infinity pools and panoramic ocean views. Guests can savour gourmet dining experiences at the resort’s restaurants, relax at the infinity-edge pool, or explore nearby attractions such as Devil’s Bridge National Park and Nelson’s Dockyard. But it’s the personalised service that really sets this resort apart – each villa is provided with a phone with just one number stored, this number is a direct dial to contact the Guest Ambassador whose sole aim is to be at guest’s beck and call and to make every stay at Hammock Cove an unforgettable escape.

4* Palm Island Resort & Spa – The Grenadines

Escape to a private island paradise at Palm Island Resort & Spa, located in the Grenadines archipelago. Accessible only by boat or a flight from Barbados, this exclusive resort for guests aged 16+ offers a truly secluded retreat surrounded by turquoise waters and pristine beaches. Guests can choose from 45 charming beachfront cottages or elegant villas, each appointed with luxurious amenities and breathtaking views. Whether indulging in a spa treatment, snorkelling among colourful coral reefs, or simply unwinding in a hammock beneath swaying palms, visitors to Palm Island are sure to find bliss in this tropical haven.

4* Pineapple Beach Club – Antigua

Situated on Antigua’s picturesque east coast, Pineapple Beach Club is a lively all-inclusive resort catering to couples and adults seeking fun in the sun. With its prime beachfront location and array of recreational activities, including sailing, paddleboarding, and beach volleyball, there’s never a dull moment at this Caribbean getaway. Guests can choose from cosy rooms and suites with garden or ocean views, dine at multiple restaurants offering diverse cuisine options, and enjoy nightly entertainment ranging from live music to themed parties. For an affordable yet memorable vacation experience, Pineapple Beach Club hits all the right notes.

4* St James’s Club & Villas – Antigua

Perched on a secluded peninsula on Antigua’s southeastern coast, St James’s Club & Villas offers a family-friendly retreat with an abundance of amenities and activities. Guests can choose from 200 spacious rooms, suites, or private villas nestled amid lush tropical gardens or overlooking the sparkling waters of Mamora Bay. With six swimming pools, five restaurants, six bars and an array of land and water sports facilities, there’s something for everyone to enjoy. Families will love the Kids Club and Teen Centre, while adults can indulge in spa treatments or simply soak up the sun on the resort’s two white sandy beaches.

4* The Club Barbados Resort & Spa – Barbados

Located on the pristine shores of Barbados’s west coast, The Club Barbados Resort & Spa is an all-inclusive, adults-only retreat offering laid-back luxury and warm Caribbean hospitality at an affordable price. Guests can choose from spacious rooms and suites with ocean or garden views, each appointed with modern amenities and Caribbean-inspired decor. The resort’s three restaurants serve up a variety of culinary delights, from fresh seafood to international cuisine, while its three swimming pools and serene beachfront provide ample opportunities for relaxation. With its tranquil atmosphere and attentive service, The Club Barbados is the perfect destination for couples seeking a romantic getaway or adults looking to unwind in paradise.

4* The Verandah Resort & Spa – Antigua

Experience the natural beauty of Antigua at The Verandah Resort & Spa, an adults-only retreat nestled along the island’s northeast coast. Set amidst 30 acres of lush gardens and overlooking a tranquil bay, this recently refurbished all-inclusive resort re-opened to guests in November ’23 offering an improved spa and gym, as well as five gourmet restaurants including beachside dining at The Beach Grill. Guests can enjoy a variety of recreational activities, including mini-golf and water sports at the two white sand beaches, or simply relax by one of the resort’s four swimming pools.