When planning a trip to the Caribbean, booking an all-inclusive resort is the obvious choice for some. Everything is paid for in advance and you can eat, drink and play as much as your heart desires. Travellers can feel at ease in tropical paradise when staying at an all-inclusive.
When searching for an all-inclusive resort, most customers want to select a vacation package that offers the best bang for your buck. Whether it is a stunning beachfront, onsite activities, delicious food options or an incredible room, there are so many factors that will enhance your all-inclusive escape. To ensure you get your money’s worth on your next all-inclusive vacation, we’ve done the research and discovered incredible resorts that do just that!
These 8 resorts, located in the Caribbean and Mexico, are our picks for the best value all-inclusive.
Boasting with seven bars, nine restaurants and access to the Caribbean’s largest resort waterpark, this resort is ideal for vacationers of all ages. Spend your days soaking up the sun on an expansive stretch of white sand beach, taking in the stunning views or testing your luck at the onsite casino. Plus, this luxurious hotel offers a complimentary Butler Service Menu, allowing you to enjoy tours, shoe cleaning and free access to the hydrotherapy area at the Royal Spa.
This beachfront resort’s modern design, top-rated amenities and spectacular views make for one great stay. Activities and entertainment seem endless as this resort that has 4 pools, a lazy river, 3 tennis courts, mini golf, snorkelling, a shopping centre and 13 bars, including a nightclub. Plus, there are 10 restaurants to choose from. If you are a seafood lover, we suggest trying out the beachside restaurant.
Couples, friends or families looking for a luxurious escape will love the Now Amber in Puerto Vallarta. Overlooking Banderas Bay, this sophisticated all-inclusive offers spacious rooms with private balconies and free wifi. Pamper yourself at the spa, lounge by one of 3 outdoor pools or dance the night away at the onsite nightclub.
Resting on a spectacular stretch of white sand in Mexico, this 24-hour, all-inclusive resort has everything you need for a great vacation. Some key highlights include free wifi, sun loungers on the beach, 24-hour room service, onsite spa, gym, sauna and whirlpool, and multiple restaurants offering unique cuisines. Eco-friendly travellers will be happy to know that this all-inclusive has received a gold certification for the Travelife Sustainability System.
If you want a luxury all-inclusive with some comforts of home, the Divi Village Aruba is the resort for you. Offering spacious studio, one-bedroom and two-bedroom suites, each room has private balconies or patios plus a fully equipped kitchen and living area. This stunning beachfront resort also offers 4 pools, rock climbing, watersports, bike rentals and more.
Sprawled across 85 acres, Coconut Bay is separated into two very distinct vacation areas. Harmony is an adults-only area, providing a tranquil escape with hammocks, sun decks and newly renovated accommodations. Meanwhile, Splash is for the young at heart. Equipped with a waterpark, kids club and even a paintball court – the action never stops here. Overall, this award-winning resort has 9 restaurants, 7 bars, 5 pools, a fitness centre and more – all with stunning views along the way.
Bringing total comfort to Cayo Coco, the Melia Jardines del Rey offers unparalleled views of the Caribbean Sea. This 5-star resort brings you to the heart of natural paradise and makes you never want to leave. Ideal for families, weddings, romantic getaways and events, there are a ton of recreational activities and unique attractions to keep you busy.
The Riu Palace Jamaica is a great place to go if you want a getaway with no kids. This adults-only resort has 3 breathtaking infinity pools and high-end amenities so you can enjoy your vacation to the fullest. Be sure to partake in the wide range of activities, dine at the variety of onsite restaurants or take in the gorgeous views from your private balcony or terrace.