So, the thought of being one of the first to stay in a brand new all-inclusive resort in a tropical destination like Cancun, Jamaica or the Dominican Republic sounds pretty sweet, right? But you’re not sure you’d be able to swing it this year? Fret not, because the BookIt.com Top Ten NEW All-Inclusive Resorts list is now available to help you in your quest to find the BEST new all-inclusive resort for you. Featuring properties like the breathtaking Royalton White Sands in Jamaica, the luxurious 5-star Blue Diamond in Riviera Maya, and the stunning Breathless Punta Cana (which will quite literally leave you breathless,) these resorts have something for everyone.
Opening November 15th, the brand new Secrets Playa Mujeres Golf and Spa Resort is a luxurious, 4.5-star resort for adults only. The property will offer 8 restaurants and 7 bars and lounges, and guests of this resort will enjoy complimentary greens fees at the championship Playa Mujeres Golf Course. This resort is located oceanfront in a gated community on Playa Mujeres, with a full-service spa, featuring a variety of invigorating treatments.
The Royalton White Sands in Montego Bay, Jamaica, just opened in the fall of 2013. With sweeping views of sparkling turquois Caribbean waters, this resort offers family-friendly amenities, including a supervised kids’ club and live shows at the on-site open-air theatre.
When you stay at the Paradisus La Perla in Playa del Carmen, you’ll enjoy a lavish, adults-only experience with a luxuriant 20,000 square foot spa, 11 restaurants, 10 bars, and enriching activities, including tango classes and tequila tastings. Plus, you’ll have full access to its sister property, the Paradisus La Esmeralda. The Paradisus La Esmeralda features a range of family-friendly amenities, including an open kids’ club area and kids’ pool.
The new Breathless Punta Cana Resort and Spa offers another luxurious, 5-star, adults-only option for discerning travelers. The resort features a private beach, and numerous activities including water sports and nearby golf.
Another 5-star, adults-only resort, the Blue Diamond Riviera Maya is set on 36 acres of Caribbean coastline and surrounded by lush rainforest and white sand beaches. This resort is a member of the prestigious Small Luxury Hotels of the World, and also features a full-service 25,000 square foot spa and an 18-hole championship golf course designed by the legendary Nick Price.
The Royalton Punta Cana Resort and Casino is situated on the famous Bavaro Beach, and features 13 restaurants, 11 bars, a full-service health spa and on-site casino. Plus, there is an on-site water park for the kids! This 5-star resort just opened in the winter of 2013.
Memories Grand Bahama Beach and Casino Resort just opened in January of 2014. The resort sits on over a half mile of flawless beach just outside of Freeport. The Memories Grand Bahama offers beautiful ocean and island views, and facilities include 4 restaurants, 6 themed bars and an on-site casino. Guests will also enjoy free greens fees at a championship golf course.
If you’re looking for adults-only luxury in the Mexican Riviera Maya, you can find it at the brand new Platinum Yucatan Princess All-Suites Resort. This property is located just 10 minutes from downtown Playa del Carmen, and features a full-service spa, 11 pools with sunbeds and cabanas, and guests will enjoy a free introductory Scuba lesson from on-site instructors. The Platinum Yucatan Princess opens this December 23rd.
Lastly, we have the Grand Lido Negril. Spanning across 1,000 feet of beautiful Jamaican beachfront, the Grand Lido Negril offers 6 restaurants and 6 bars (including 2 beach bars, a martini bar, and a reggae bar,) plus a full-service spa.
Now that we’ve familiarized you with the newest luxury resorts throughout the Caribbean and Mexico, it’s time to choose which is right for you and get to packing. Luxury and relaxation await! For more information about all-inclusive resorts, check out our travel blog!