A beach holiday is the preferred holiday spot for most people due to the laid back feel in the air of the beaches. Some people like to get away from the city chaos and enjoy the serenity of the ocean waters and like to unwind on a beautiful island with great resort facilities that would take us away from the day to day hassles of the world.So if you are planning a holiday on an island and want to put up in a resort that stands out among others, here is a complete guide of the best island resorts in the world.
The Top Island Resorts In The World Are
1. Sandy Lane, Barbados
A resort that is famous for its Bentley airport service and world class hospitality has always been the chosen Caribbean island holiday spot. It has 3 stunning golf courses and one of the best spas in the Caribbean islands. It houses 112 rooms and suites and an exceptional private villa. The place is the perfect retreat with great services, where beach assistants are available to pamper you, and gourmet meals to offer.
2. Hayman, Great Barrier Reef, Australia
From 234 guest rooms and plenty dining areas to choose from, and a magnificently vast swimming pool in front of the rooms to jump into first thing in the morning, Hayman is indeed a perfect island resort amidst the deep blue sea, nestled amidst the great barrier reef. It offers great watersports and barrier reef exploration programs among the many other facilities.
3. Four Seasons Resort, Maui, Wailea
This tropical island resort is a popular Hollywood celebrity getaway. The healing garden, the exotic spa or the water sports like snorkelling and scuba diving are great facilities that the guests can avail here. The peak of Haleakala serves as the perfect backdrop for a family vacation, romantic getaway, or just a leisure holiday.
4. Kamalame Cay, Andros, Bahamas
The pine trees and the lonely white sand beaches of Andros, which is the largest wild inhabited island of the Bahamas. It is the perfect place to enjoy the 3 miles of the beach or enjoy water sports or underwater tours. It has an overwater spa which is excellently equipped and also a treat for kayakers and bird watchers.
5. Discovery Shores, Boracay, Philippines
This island has the white beaches with the finest sand, beautiful sunset and maddening nightlife to make the holiday a perfect getaway. Great food, amazing hospitality and fun activities for the kids are offered. It is well connected by two airports and has one of the best beaches in the world to indulge in water sports and laze around on the beach.
6. Four Seasons Resort, Jimbaran Bay, Bali
This resort is perched on a cliff top at the southern tip of Jimbaran bay. There are 147 pavillions with ornately carved teak furniture and batik print upholstery, with thatched roofs and terraces with private pools, sprinkled with blossomed flowers. Some have direct access to the white sand beach which has great water sports. The rooms offer mesmerising views of the sea or the mount Agung from its windows and terraces.
7. Couples Sans Souci, Jamaica
This cliffside resort is only for adults and has an award-winning spa and a mineral pool. The one bedroom suites on looks great sea views and the beach restaurant have the best chicken cuisines to offer. The high point is the spring fed grottos, mineral springs, endless stairways, and benches where guests can unwind make this resort a jewel of Jamaica.
8. For Seasons Resort, Hualalai, Hawaii
Perfect heaven is what guest describe this 228 room two storey bungalow resort as. The rocky coast made out of the volcanic lava and the freshwater swimming pools and spas are surrounded by lush vegetation. You can have a view of the green turtles and the humpback whales while strolling or lazing at the beach and they offer great pampering services at the beaches to relax their guests. The huge golf course and promenade around the resort are beautiful too.
9. Young Island (St. Vincent And The Grenadines)
A zodiac shuttle takes you to this island and this is an uninhabited and unexplored place with cottages at the mountain top and the natural serenity and proximity with nature is what makes this island a holiday getaway. It is famous for herbs like ginger and other herbs that are grown here, and this 29 cottage island has mesmerising white sand beaches and a lagoon pool and many water activities.
10. The Caves, Negril, Jamaica
Situated on a cliff , this resort has a dining place inside a sea cave, and guests choose to stay here than the Negril to feel the essence of the romantic tranquility this ambience offers.
11. Jade Mountain, St. Lucia
This resort consists of 28 suites with impressive features of private jacuzzis and infinity pools. It is located at the highest point on the island and this hotel has a curved exterior with rough stone accents. The Piton mountain is visible from the rooms as the rooms have only three walls with the infinity pool at the fourth side, and there are no walls in the bathrooms but the experience of staying here with all world class facilities from water sports, massages, spa and great dining options, it is total bliss.
12. Guana Island (British Virgin Islands)
850 acres of land and lush greenery, with seven sand beaches, all in all for 30 guests in all. The perfect getaway, calm peaceful and luxurious. Though there are no marine or public facilities, you can laze on the beaches all by yourself, have great food and accommodation and enjoy the beach barbeque.
13. Intercontinental Bora Bora Resort And Thalasso Spa, Bora Bora
You can stay at one of the floating bungalows and enjoy the ocean view through the glass floors in the rooms. You can enjoy the Deep ocean spa, indulge in water sports or enjoy the cultural events at this eco-friendly French Polynesia resort. A drink at the exquisite indoor bubbles bar or the south beach bar amidst the ocean waters will help you make most of your holiday!