by Rachel Vigoda for USA TODAY 10Best

Inside the Caribbean luxury resort with no locks and no TVs

There are no room keys at Rosewood Little Dix Bay. No TVs, either, but why would you want one when a plunge pool is just outside your door and a lounger reserved for you on the white-sand beach is only a few steps farther?

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"There are no cars. There’s no honking. There’s no sound really," says Andreas Pade, Rosewood Little Dix Bay’s managing director. "You arrive on holiday and you’re a million miles away – you’re truly disconnecting from that other life you had before you arrived."

The outside of the resort

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The “skyline” of Rosewood Little Dix Bay is designed to look like palm trees swaying in the breeze, Pade points out, with each roof shaped slightly differently. All of the resort buildings are designed to blend into the landscape.

The inside of the resort

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The rooms have a calming beachy feel, and not just because through the windows is a view of palm trees and endless blue-green water. There are retro photos of beachgoers, driftwood sculptures and stone walls.

Eating at the resort

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Sugar Mill serves small plates from an open-air stone mill with wide views of the bay. Meals at the Pavilion come with views of both the water and the open kitchen, where the chefs cook up elevated takes on Caribbean dishes.

Drinking at the resort

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Bartenders at the Rum room can mix up any cocktail you crave, including the classics like fizzes and highballs, but the standout here is the collection of more than 100 different labels of rare and aged rums.

Spa time

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Head to the resort’s tranquil spa, set on a hill with views down to the water. Each treatment room has a private terrace, and there’s a two-tiered infinity pool surrounded by greenery.

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