Travel's Best All-Inclusive Resorts 2015
Get the new year started off right and unplug at one of our recommendations for Travel's Best All-Inclusive Resorts 2015. From the rustic Ranch at Rock Creek to the luxe Parrot Cay and Como Shambhala Retreat, our coveted list has something for every type of traveler.
Check out our previous list, Travel's Best All-Inclusive Resorts 2014, if you're looking for more travel inspiration for a worry-free getaway.
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Blackberry Farm, Walland, TN
People may not think of Tennessee as a typical spot for an all-inclusive vacation, but Blackberry Farm is exceptional. “This secluded Smoky Mountains escape is one of the top destinations in the country for foodies and outdoorsy types, and the delicious farm-to-table cuisine is included in the price,” says Kelsey Blodget, managing editor of Oyster.com. It’s a working farm, and activities include horseback riding, fly-fishing and tastings at the on-site brewery.
- 1471 W Millers Cove Rd
- Walland, TN 37886 US
Carlisle Bay, Antigua
“Each of the 82 suites, ranging from studio to 3-bedroom, boasts ocean views and amenities that will have you yearning for nothing, other than more time to spend in paradise,” says Susan B. Barnes, travel writer for TravlinGirl.com. Carlisle Bay’s amenities include the Blue Spa, a state-of-the-art health club, a multimedia screening room, 3 bars, 4 restaurants, a pool and excursions such as deep-sea fishing, golfing and yachting.
- Old Rd
- St. Mary's, Antigua and Barbuda
Jumby Bay, A Rosewood Resort, Antigua
- Jumby Bay Island
- Antigua and Barbuda
Marival Resort & Suites Nuevo Vallarta, Riviera Nayarit, Mexico
Located 16 miles from Puerto Vallarta, the Marival Resort & Suites is the place to go if you’re looking for an all-inclusive getaway. The resort has 495 luxe rooms and suites spread out among 14 buildings. “Don’t miss out on the great deals,” says Kwin Mosby. “Book an all-inclusive room or suite and receive a $250 airfare credit or a spa credit. Bring the family, and you can cut 50% off the regular rate.” Talk to the concierge about an array of fun activities in the area, such as a 4x4 mountain adventure, a Sierra Madres excursion, a swim with dolphins, golfing at Vista Vallarta, a canopy tour above Banderas Bay or a sunset cruise to the private cove, Las Caletas.
- Blvd Paseo Cocoteros
- Nuevo Vallarta, 63732 Mexico
“This is one of the top all-inclusive resorts in Mexico, and I don’t see that changing anytime soon,” says Kelsey Blodget. And when they say it’s all-inclusive, they mean it. Guest won’t believe the numerous unexpected extras are included – from luggage unpacking to 24-hour butler service to snacks delivered to the rooms. Gorgeous room decor incorporates traditional Mexican accents, and some have private pools with ocean views.
- Km 7.5 Carretera Transpeninsula
- San Jose del Cabo, 23400 Mexico
Parrot Cay and Como Shambhala Retreat, Turks and Caicos
- Parrot Cay
- Turks and Caicos
The Ranch at Rock Creek, Philipsburg, MT
You’ll need sustenance to participate in the wide array of activities available at the ranch, such as mountain biking, hiking, horseback riding, fly-fishing and clay shooting. “This is my kind of all-inclusive getaway,” says Kwin Mosby, managing producer for TravelChannel.com. “After a long day outdoors, I’d recommend a customized massage, body treatment or facial in the Granite Spa.”
- 79 Carriage House Ln
- Philipsburg, MT 59858 US
Red Mountain Resort, St. George, UT
- 1275 E Red Mountain Cir
- Ivins, UT 84738 US
The Reserve at Paradisus Palma Real, Punta Cana, Dominican Republic
- Playa de Bavaro
- Punta Cana, Dominican Republic
Travaasa, Austin, TX
- 13500 Farm to Market Rd 2769
- Austin, TX 78726 US