When you need a holiday quick-smart, you’re usually after a place where you don’t have to worry about a thing. And that’s where our all-inclusive offerings come in. But don’t worry – these aren’t the sort of places you’ve been warned about; they’re in a world of their own, at some of the planet’s most beautiful and renowned resorts where you can let everyone else do the hard work for you!
This resort combines the best of luxurious design with cutting-edge eco-concepts. while barefoot behaviour is encouraged throughout setting an atmosphere of relaxation. The spa offers a menu of holistic and traditional treatments using natural ingredients. For dinner, choose from three restaurants, or even dine in the treetops and don’t miss the astronomy classes or movie screenings.
Barely three years old and with all the modern luxuries to prove it, this is a barefoot idyll that stands out for more reasons than just being drop-dead beautiful. A heady mix of pure luxury and simplicity, Constance Moofushi is the place to relax, enjoy and experience the wonders of the underwater world or the overwater Spa de Constance where pampering is first-class.
With a prime diving site on its doorstep, four kilometres of uninterrupted sandy beach and architecture and design by two of the greatest names in the business, this is one of the stars of the Indian Ocean. A spontaneous atmosphere and secret pathways provide delights at every turn, from impromptu cinema screenings on the beach and pop-up musical performances, to a secret honesty bar just awaiting discovery.
A temple to Mauritian chic, this plantation-style hotel has half a kilometre of sandy beach all to itself. Added to that, you’ll also find 12 hectares of tropical gardens, a central Manor House and lagoon-like pool area, more than a handful of restaurants and bars to choose from, plus modern accommodation spread over a series of villas. Guests are also welcome to use the facilities over at nearby La Pirogue.
Overlooking sugar-soft sands, LUX* Belle Mare is an idyllic property that delivers a picture-perfect mix of elegant architecture, lush green lawns and swaying hammocks strung between palms.
Set in six acres of tropical gardens alongside a superb 1500-foot-long beach, this tasteful, all-suite resort combines homely design with a lively, family-friendly atmosphere. The wide-ranging facilities include freshwater swimming pools, aerobics, volleyball, floodlit tennis courts, watersports, three restaurants, dancing, art classes and – a particularly nice touch – cultural and educational activities for children.
Immediately, you know you can relax in this beautiful Barbadian setting and let everyone else do the hard work. With 88 one bedroom rooms and suites, Crystal Cove is ideal for honeymooners and families alike, here the pools are a series of sultry lagoons, there is a host of watersports, two floodlit tennis courts for sundown activity seekers, and the two restaurants offer some of the best dining on the whole island.
At this cosy, romantic getaway high in the Piton Mountains, take a dip in your private plunge pool 1000 feet above the shimmering Caribbean Sea, or cherish the local cuisine at Dasheene Restaurant.
Nestled among 20 acres of lush gardens facing the Gulf of Siam, Evason Hua Hin offers 185 luxurious rooms including 40 private pool villas two restaurants, a spa and a Just Kids! childrens’ club. A family-friendly destination, the goal here is to provide unforgettable memories that will round off your perfect holiday, and there are endless options to choose from, each tailored to your personal wishes.
From its palm-studded lobby and bougainvillea-strewn gardens to its white-sand beaches, this could never be anything other than a Caribbean resort. Guest rooms, junior suites and villas are hidden away in the terraced gardens or just steps from the sands, their amenities including cable TVs, refrigerators and private terraces. Delicious meals are served in the alfresco Palm Restaurant, the Cove Restaurant with its aweinspiring views, or Bartleys Restaurant catering to those in the mood for a gourmet treat.
An all-inclusive resort spread over 45 acres, Smugglers Cove offers comfortable, family-friendly accommodation with a choice of four restaurants and myriad outdoor activities suitable for all.
Consistently voted amongst Mexico’s best boutique resorts, Zoëtry takes in 14 pristine beachside acres on the beautiful Riviera Maya. Accommodation is limited to 90 suites, there’s an abundance of onsite facilities, the Wellness centre is brilliantly equipped, and all with the benefit of the all-inclusive Endless Privileges package.
Snorkelling or surfing? Cooking or dining? Bubble-making or beach volleyball? With more than 100 activities available to bring out the intrepid explorer in you, and a choice of Island Villas, just steps from the beach, or InOcean Villas, an exclusive cluster of overwater villas, positioned at the edge of the reef, you’ll be spoilt for choice here from the moment the seaplane touches down.
A vision of white walls and colonial arches rubbing shoulders with the clear waves of Cariblue Beach, LeSPORT offers guests an unparalleled selection of fitness and wellness activities.
As you would expect from a Secrets property, the poolscape here is darn spectacular. Then there’s the all-suite accommodation – of which there is a lot! – but standards never slip in this all-inclusive property that benefits from access to a stretch of one of the best beaches south of Cancun. Dining is all-encompassing, and the spa is intimate and lovely.
Fifty-one delightful suites, occupying a series of serene, cane-thatched sanctuaries, nestle on the beautiful northeast coast of the Dominican Republic, where 24-hour in-room dining, mile-upon-mile of alabaster sands, three-times-daily maid service, exquisitely-decked pools, three gourmet restaurants and a full service spa are yours for the taking. This stunning all-inclusive resort has all the travel pundits salivating.
Scented gardens lead to a wide choice of accommodation here, with 64 suites, some with private pools, offering the highest standards of luxury. Each features flat-screen TV, DVD player, complimentary mini-bar, fine Italian linens and Molton Brown amenities The Cinnamon and Saffron Suites sit on the breathtaking Grand Anse beach and interconnect with the elegant and spacious Seagrape Suites, offering stylish beachfront living that’s ideal for families.
Long Beach brings something very different to Mauritius: an urban, piazza-style layout that gives the resort a focal point, bringing its restaurants (six in all, including Italian, Japanese and Chinese), shops, bars and nightclub together. The rooms are carefully arranged in crescents so everyone sees the ocean, and there’s plenty to do, including golf and a fabulous spa, plus dedicated clubs for kids and teens too.
Stay at this luxury hotel clustered around a maze of water set against the most dazzling of white beaches, and make use of Secrets’ signature Unlimited Luxury policy which, in essence, means you’re free to do whatever you want, when you want. Accommodation is modern yet Caribbean-inspired, there are over 10 dining options and the glorious beach service is an always welcome touch.
With an intimate cluster of cottages, rooms and suites that range from the rustic to the glamorous, almost everything here is focused upon the sweeping white beach; the wooden sundeck closely hugs its extensive curves, and the alfresco restaurants open onto panoramic sea views. Days here are conducive to selfindulgence, with guests choosing to either relax upon the beach or enjoy a spot of spa time.
An unpretentious and elegant hideaway with passion, flair and a ‘you-don’t-have-to-lift-a-finger’ mentality is what Calabash is all about. They’re always keen to go that little bit further to make your stay even more memorable, so you’ll find little indulgences like fruit served on the beach every morning and homecooked breakfasts on your terrace or balcony. Thirty scattered suites resemble a horseshoe in profile and are just steps away from the crescent-shaped Prickley Bay and its glorious warm waters.