In the boring, repetitive routines of our daily lives, we need something to look forward to. Dreaming of white sands, clear waters, and endless sun can get us through some of our toughest days.
Before you start on your beach vacation packing list, you’ll need to know exactly where you want to go. Florida beach resorts are nice, but wouldn’t you rather visit somewhere beyond the borders of the United States?
Jamaica and Turks and Caicos are some of the most coveted paradise destinations for all ages. Beaches Resorts has stunning properties on these islands, making them the ideal option for your next ocean-side vacation.
In this comprehensive guide, you’ll learn all about Beaches Resorts, their locations, and what you can expect when you fly out to paradise.
Locations of Beaches Resorts
Beaches Resorts pours its heart and soul into truly all-inclusive paradise experiences. With extensive choices for dining, highly-trained staff, and unmatched accommodations, Beaches Resorts is truly unique.
With resources so focused on your satisfaction with your stay, Beaches Resorts has limited its current options to three locations. You can choose from two Beaches Resorts locations in Jamaica and one location in the Turks and Caicos.
Choosing with resort to stay at will be difficult. All three beach resorts meet the very high standards of Beaches Resorts and offer a long list of basic services, amenities, and guarantees during your stay regardless of the room you choose. At the end of the day, it will really come down to which views you’d like to enjoy!
Providenciales, Turks and Caicos
The Beaches Resort in Turks and Caicos is located on the island of Providenciales. Turks and Caicos is known worldwide for its pristine white sands and turquoise waters. Turks and Caicos consists of over 40 different islands, all of which you can choose to visit during your stay.
It is very easy to travel from the U.S. to Turks and Caicos, as most major airports have either direct or connecting flights to that destination. Even Toronto and London airports can easily fly you out to this paradise. In just 1 hr. and 45 minutes, you can get from Miami airport to your vacation destination.
In this area, you’ll experience warm, tropical, sunny weather year-round, so start packing for a beach vacation any time of the year!
Beaches Resorts sets its property on 12 miles of powdery white island beaches. When you choose to come here, you’ll have access to an all-inclusive vacation with endless choices for land and water sports. If you’re not into sports, you can relax at the highly rated spa and in your luxury suite.
If you need to bring your kids, don’t worry! Turks and Caicos Beaches Resort has been voted yearly as one of the Top 25 Hotels for Families in the World by TripAdvisor. That’s because it offers extensive villas for large families and tons of activities for all ages.
When you stay, you’ll get to enjoy one of the five amazing villages on the resort. Each village emulates the architecture of a different top destination, including Italy, Caribbean, France, and Key West. You’ll even have access to 10 different pools!
The other two Beaches Resorts available are in Jamaica! Jamaica is a beautiful tropical paradise full of sights and sounds with a unique and colorful culture. It lies below Cuba, making it extremely easy to visit from the United States.
You’ll only need to endure an hour and 30 minute plane ride from Miami, and you’ll be picked up by direct airport transfers to your resort.
Jamaica also experiences tropical, warm weather all year round. No need to plan for a specific time of year, just get your swimsuit and sunglasses ready!
Negril, Jamaica lies all the way on the west coast of the island. It is best known for its miles of beautiful beaches with calm and shallow waters. On Long Bay, the Seven-Mile Beach is lined with resorts, bars, and restaurants and many people choose to snorkel and scuba dive here to see the protected coral reefs.
Seven-Mile Beach has been voted many times as one of the best beaches in the world due to its sunsets, sands, and crystal clear water. TripAdvisor marks it as Traveler’s Choice Top 25 Beaches in the World!
Negril is best for families that are looking to experience absolute relaxation and the “chill” Jamaican spirit. The Negril resort is open air and embraces a carefree, family-centered experience. The 20 acres of resort offers 10 different restaurants, 3 freshwater pools, and 3 whirlpools.
If that’s not enough, each suite has sliding glass doors that lead out to a porch with a stunning view.
Ocho Rios, Jamaica
On the other hand, Ocho Rios lies on the north coast of Jamaica. It was once a fishing village, but now it is a booming resort location and cruise ship harbor. Surrounding the harbor is a lush rainforest complete with rivers and waterfalls.
If you choose to come here, you’ll be able to take advantage of so many sights and activities. You’ll even have access to an Island Routes Reggae Catamaran Cruise, on which you can dine on appetizers and drink unlimited cocktails.
Ocho Rios is definitely the more active of the two resorts on the island. This resort was voted among the Top 10 Best Beach Resorts by Parents Magazine. With 22 acres of resort to explore, you’ll enjoy tropical gardens, stretches of beach, and even 7 gourmet restaurants.
In addition, you can enjoy 5 swimming pools, including a dedicated scuba practice pool, as well as a waterpark and championship golf.
Many Sandals golf members choose to stay at the Beaches Resort to enjoy what Golf Digest and Frommers Travel Guide regard as the finest Jamaican golf courses.
Here, you’ll also have access to paddle boards, kayaks, snorkeling equipment to use whenever you’d like. If you prefer to stay on land, you can use the resort’s beach volleyball nets, basketball courts, and pool tables.
What Does Each Beaches Resort Stay Include?
Not sure yet if Beaches Resorts is the best choice for your next trip? Luckily, we have a detailed list of all the amenities and features you’re guaranteed during each stay. On top of the standard amenities, you can choose add-ons and personalize your stay according to your vision of the perfect vacation.
First and foremost, you’ll want to know where you’ll be sleeping. Beaches Resorts has constructed luxurious suites that you can choose from. You can choose anything from a basic room for two to an expansive suite for the whole family.
Available for your perusal are attached rooms and private cottages. For large families, you can choose full suites with separate rooms for maximum privacy during your stay. Families of up to 14 members can enjoy the Together Nest Suite Collection villas in all locations.
In the higher category rooms, impressive granite wet bars and marble baths with rain head showers will pamper you to no end. Floor-to-ceiling windows provide an expansive view of the beautiful landscape and let in all that sunlight.
Included in every room:
- Fully stocked mini-bar with your choice of premium liquors
- Tranquility Blissful Bed with an extra-wide king mattress or two double beds
- Hypoallergenic bedding with fine 100% cotton linens
- A menu of pillows to choose from combined with a duck feather duvet
- AC and ceiling fans
Every spa-style bathroom includes:
- Marble vanities with backlit mirrors
- Separate make-up mirror
- Walk-in rainfall shower
- Plush oversized towels and his & hers robes
- Full-sized hairdryers and spa amenity kits
In seaside villas in Turks and Caicos, glass doors lead out to porches that you can lounge on to enjoy views of the seaside and tropical landscape. Penthouse suites include balconies that look out over the Caribbean Sea.
Beaches Resorts prides itself in 5-Star Global Gourmet Dining. Each resort has up to 21 different restaurants that you can choose from during your stay. Each restaurant has its own specialties, world-class chefs and guests can enjoy 22 different cuisines from around the world.
Restaurants are operating around the clock so that you can order meals at any time of the day, any day. Food is always included and unlimited at Beaches Resorts.
With every meal, you can pair your food with the exclusive line of Robert Mondavi Twin Oaks wines at no extra cost! Guests can also enjoy up to 21 different bars at each resort.
If you’re looking for a wake-up call, Beaches Resorts also include Jamaica Blue Mountain Coffee blend throughout all the restaurants.
Have family members with dietary restrictions? A special culinary concierge desk is available specifically to discuss dietary needs and accommodate any allergies or restrictions.
Looking for something even more special? At the Turks and Caicos resort, you can grab street food between your dips in the water at the waterpark food trucks. You can get anything from mac and cheese to ice cream throughout the day.
If your vacation is a bit more romantic, you can set up a private candlelight dinner with your own dedicated waiter. Enjoy your dinner for two on the beach, in the garden, or in the terrace.
Beaches Resorts puts its staff through rigorous training programs to ensure excellent customer service. Guests can be pampered by attentive staff with the highest standards in hospitality. Beaches Resorts boasts the highest staff-to-guest ratio in all-inclusive resorts across the globe.
Along with every room, you can enjoy:
- Professional bellman services
- Tour booking
- Daily turndown
- Dry cleaning for an additional charge
High-level rooms include butler services of the highest standard. Every possible need is met by your personal butlers. Medium-level rooms include a top-rated concierge service for all your room and travel needs. With butler rooms, you’ll even have access to the Red Lane Spa.
On top of all that, you have access to free non-stop round trip airport transfers and even the exclusive airport arrival lounge if you’re traveling to Jamaica.
No matter the ages of guests or the occasion, Beaches Resorts offers daily and nightly entertainment. For adult fun, you can enjoy nightly shows with entertainers and authentic cultural events. There are:
- Beach parties and bonfires
- Piano bars
- Street parades
- Swim-up bars
- Talent shows
- Live bands and shows
- Themed nights
If teenagers are looking to party, Beaches Resorts offer dancing and hanging out at Liquid at Beaches nightclub and at Trench Town. Younger kids can enjoy their own activities like the Sesame Street stage shows, talent contests, fashion shows, and more.
In addition to events, there is an XBOX play lounge and Pirates Island Waterpark. If you need fun for the whole family, you can enjoy:
- Complimentary golf
- Unlimited water and land sports
- Certified scuba diving
Finally, if you need a private adult day or night, Beaches Resorts offers kid programs with certified nannies!
The benefits of staying at Beaches Resorts are truly endless. Along with the luxurious rooms, gourmet cuisine, and tons of entertainment, there are so many amenities to enjoy. Beaches Resorts ensures that there is free wi-fi access in throughout the property, tons of pools, and top-of-the-line fitness centers.
On top of it all, the Beaches Resorts leadership has ensured that they are they first company in the world to offer Autism certified staff for all families. Any special needs and services are offered, and activities and altered dining options are available for all guests who need that extra step to feel comfortable and enjoy their stay.
Book Your Stay Today
Treat yourself and book the trip of a lifetime at one of the three award-winning Beaches Resorts locations. You won’t find a better all-inclusive resort on the planet than Beaches Resorts, which has won the World Travel Award for 20 years straight as the leading family resort chain.
Kalilei Vacations is more than just any travel agency. We offer free travel planning services and we price match any cheaper prices you find. In addition, we have 24/7 customer services every day of the year, so you can call us for any reason, especially if its an emergency.
Contact us today to become a client and book your dream vacation now!