Caribbean Islands Forums

Post New Topic

Recent Activity

View all Caribbean Islands activity »
  1. 1 Christmas vacation
  2. 2 Southern Caribbean Getaway Advice
  3. 3 Spring Trip with 7 & 5 y/o
  4. 4 Aruba All Inclusive vs. Not
  5. 5 NYE in Punta Cana
  6. 6 Chacchoben Ruins, The Real Thing?
  7. 7 Bicycle Ride in Ocho Rios
  8. 8 st.thomas vs st. croix
  9. 9 Favorites and Must-dos in St. Lucia
  10. 10 Abaco day trips
  11. 11 BEWARE of TU Bahamas Rentals
  12. 12 Caneel Bay in St. John?
  13. 13 Staniel Cay surrounds - end of year
  14. 14 Yoga & Surf vacation for my family
  15. 15 St Croix at Christmas with small children
  16. 16 Grand Cayman Beaches
  17. 17 Barbados Cruise to Airport
  18. 18 New EasyBreathe Snorkel Mask
  19. 19 sailing the Abacos
  20. 20 Grace Bay after hurricane
  21. 21 Private secluded Carribean Cottage
  22. 22 Advise for first timers to St.Lucia
  23. 23 1st time to Barbados
  24. 24 Help selecting an island destination!
  25. 25 BVI vs. Exumas
View next 25 » Back to the top

Looking for a good resort for a Group of friends

Jump to last reply

Hello all.

My girlfriend and I have been researching some resorts for our 3rd trip down south to the Caribbean. We have been twice now, to Cuba and DR, and usually have travelled alone
This year, we are bringing 2 of my single friends.
We are somewhat picky, and don't want to go back to Cuba or DR, want to try something new.

We have been looking at St Lucia and Antigua, and possibly Jamaica.

Here is what we want the resort to have and maybe you guys might have some suggestions for us :
- Nice beach and water
- Swim-up bar is a must
- On-site bars that are open until at least 1am and preferably once that are outdoors (don't want to be forced to be in the disco every night)
- Good Food/restaurant options
- A resort that offers some excursions - snorkelling, sight seeing etc.
- a resort that isn't flooded with families and little kids

We are currently looking at:

Coconut Bay Resort and Spa - st lucia
Smugglers cove Resort - St lucia

Coconut bay seems pretty good, but the beach looks kind of crappy and have read many reviews stating its not great for swimming

With so many options in Jamaica, we don't even know where to start.

Any help/suggestions/experiences would be greatly appreciated

24 Replies |Back to top

Sign in to comment.

Advertisement