Best Caribbean Resort (2019)


Powder soft sands, crystal clear waters, sumptuous accommodations and exquisite service characterize these top tropical escapes in the Caribbean, nominated by a panel of Caribbean travel experts as the best in the region and voted the best by our readers.

  • The Shore Club

    The Shore Club
    Turks & Caicos

    Located along the secluded Long Bay Beach on Providenciales, The Shore Club pampers guests with four swimming pools, three restaurants, a full-service spa and luxe accommodations in a suite or villa. The resort even has a private yacht available to charter.
    Photo courtesy of The Shore Club

  • Bucuti & Tara Beach Resort

    Bucuti & Tara Beach Resort

    An adults-only oasis on the island of Aruba, Bucuti & Tara Beach Resort sits on the white sands of Eagle Beach, where guests enjoy stellar views of the sea, warm breezes and tropical sunsets away from the more crowded areas of the island. The 104 rooms and suites feature eco-friendly amenities, as well as free breakfast and WiFi.
    Photo courtesy of Bucuti & Tara Beach Resort

  • Grand Isle Resort & Spa

    Grand Isle Resort & Spa
    Exuma, Bahamas

    Situated on a mile-long stretch of white sand beach on the island of Great Exuma in the Bahamas, Grand Isle Resort & Spa is a AAA Four Diamond Award-winning property where guests enjoy fly fishing, diving, snorkeling and oceanfront accommodations.
    Photo courtesy of Preferred Hotels & Resorts

  • Casa de Campo

    Casa de Campo
    Dominican Republic

    Casa de Campo opened in the Dominican Republic more than 50 years ago, and it has been a favorite among golfers and luxury travelers ever since. Resort guests enjoy seven on-site restaurants, a marina, equestrian center and three private white sand beaches.
    Photo courtesy of Casa de Campo Resort and Villas

  • Jade Mountain

    Jade Mountain
    St. Lucia

    Located above Anse Chastanet Beach on St. Lucia's southwestern coast, Jade Mountain is perhaps most famous for its 24 infinity pool sanctuaries and five sky jacuzzi suites overlooking the majestic Pitons and the Caribbean sea. 
    Photo courtesy of Jade Mountain

  • Grand Case Beach Club

    Grand Case Beach Club
    St. Martin

    The Grand Case Beach Club, located in a secluded corner of French St. Martin, offers guests large apartment-style accommodations, two private beaches, a swimming pool overlooking Grand Case Bay and a host of complimentary non-motorized sports.
    Photo courtesy of Grand Case Beach Club

  • Spice Island Beach Resort

    Spice Island Beach Resort

    Honoring Grenada's history as a leading exporter of nutmeg, Spice Island Beach Resort is the only AAA Five Diamond Award winner on the island. Gourmet meals and drinks are included in resort rates, and guests also enjoy complimentary water sports, pool and beach access and 64 beachfront suites along iconic Grand Anse Beach.
    Photo courtesy of Spice Island Beach Resort

  • Four Seasons Resort Anguilla

    Four Seasons Resort Anguilla

    More than 80 percent of the rooms and private villas at the Four Seasons Resort Anguilla overlook the sea, where guests have access to two of the island's 33 beaches. Sunset dining, seaside spa treatments, water sports and outdoor swimming in one of three heated pools are also on the menu at this luxe retreat. 
    Photo courtesy of William Torrillo / Four Seasons Resort Anguilla

  • Curtain Bluff

    Curtain Bluff

    This completely all-inclusive Antigua resort comprises 20 beachfront acres. Activities like scuba diving and snorkeling are included, and guests can sample from one of the largest wine cellars in the Caribbean. The tennis center ranks among the best in the world.
    Photo courtesy of Curtain Bluff

  • Zemi Beach House Resort & Spa

    Zemi Beach House Resort & Spa

    Situated on six oceanfront acres on Anguilla’s Shoal Bay, Zemi Beach House Hotel & Spa infuses the luxurious guest experience with Caribbean flavor, from the elegant Rhum Room to fresh-off-the-boat seafood served up at the on-site restaurants to healing treatments in a Taino-inspired spa.
    Photo courtesy of Zemi Beach House Resort & Spa

The top 10 winners in the Best Caribbean Resort category are as follows:

  1. The Shore Club - Turks & Caicos
  2. Bucuti & Tara Beach Resort - Aruba
  3. Grand Isle Resort & Spa - Exuma, Bahamas
  4. Casa de Campo - Dominican Republic
  5. Jade Mountain - St. Lucia
  6. Grand Case Beach Club - St. Martin
  7. Spice Island Beach Resort - Grenada
  8. Four Seasons Resort Anguilla - Anguilla
  9. Curtain Bluff - Antigua
  10. Zemi Beach House Resort & Spa - Anguilla

A panel of experts partnered with 10Best editors to pick the initial 20 nominees, and the top 10 winners were determined by popular vote. Experts Melanie Reffes and Chelle Koster Walton (10Best Local Expert) were chosen for their knowledge of the Caribbean.

Congratulations to all these winning resorts!

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