Caribbean Islands Forums

Post New Topic

Recent Activity

View all Caribbean Islands activity »
  1. 1 Trip Report will my American kids be considered tourists like me
  2. 2 Where should we go? Feeling overwhelmed
  3. 3 Trip Report Ecotourism - are there organized tours
  4. 4 Choosing the best island for Honeymoon
  5. 5 Caribbean ferries
  6. 6 Choosing the Right Island
  7. 7 car rental in barbados
  8. 8 Americans traveling to cuba with 9 year old
  9. 9 Turks and Caicos villas- Taylor Bay
  10. 10 Best restaurants in Bermuda
  11. 11 Where to go in August??? HELP!
  12. 12 Caribbean islands with kids in December
  13. 13 Trip Report Trip report – 1st time in Turks & Caicos
  14. 14 Need Trip Ideas For Late July
  15. 15 Rent a villa in Jamaica
  16. 16 We adore St. John...looking for something new!
  17. 17 Grocery & Liquor Stores in Aruba
  18. 18 Hawaii or Caribbean?
  19. 19 Aruba help!
  20. 20 St Martin
  21. 21 Planning a three week trip
  22. 22 Last minute - solo, self-reflection, sun, serene
  23. 23 Casa Karma
  24. 24 Honeymoon - please help! :)
  25. 25 50 yo single women trip to Caribbean
View next 25 » Back to the top

Turtle Beach, Barbados or Rose Hall Suites, Jamaica?

Jump to last reply

Hi, I hope someone can help me with this decision. I'm going to the Caribbean for the first time with my husband and two kids, 17 and 20. My daughter and I really enjoy sightseeing, whereas my son prefers to be busy with activities--all water sports, fishing, adventures. I want to stay at an AI because of the relaxation/lack of planning factor.

The Iberostar Rose Hall Suites is bigger, busier, and probably has better food. 24 hour food and beverage service, etc. But they only include one hour per room of water sports per day, which seems rather ungenerous, plus I'm a little concerned about leaving the resort with my daughter to explore.

Turtle Beach sounds like it basically closes down at 10:30 at night, but Barbados sounds "nicer" in some ways although the resort itself probably is not.

Can anyone help me decide which has the best combination of great accommodations and interesting activities? Thanks so much for any suggestions.

2 Replies |Back to top

Sign in to comment.

Advertisement