Sexiest All-Inclusive Resorts in the USA
What comes to mind when you hear 'all-inclusive resort?' Perhaps you imagine Mexican resorts packed with drunk college students partying the nights away during spring break. Or maybe you picture Caribbean beaches with more people than chairs. Most people don't imagine American resorts that emphasize gourmet food, physical and mental well-being, and romance. All-inclusive resorts have been popping up all over the USA, and they are reinventing the concept. Here are the sexiest all-inclusive resorts in the USA.
Located in a sleepy town of Hana, the Travaasa Hana is the best resort in the Maui. Honestly, it is one of the best resorts in the world, not just Hawaii. Wanting to take the road less traveled? Everyone should drive the world-famous 'Road to Hana', which ends at the gorgeous resort. You will experience a trip that harkens back to the days of old Hawaii. Spend your days hiking and discovering the lush Hana landscape. The lack of clocks and televisions in the rooms ensure that you will focus on each other. The resort is on the pricey side but is well worth the splurge. Travaasa Hana is in our Sexiest Honeymoon Resorts in Maui.
Little St. Simmons Island lies off the coast of Georgia. Loved for its dramatic natural beauty, a gracious welcome, and secluded location, the Lodge appeals to guests that require a slower pace. With only 32 guests permitted at a time, you will be able to reconnect with the one you love most. While the beaches and lovely and the scenery is breathtaking, this resort will not appeal to couples that want tons of scheduled activities.
If you are looking for rustic luxury, look no further than Winvian Farm! Tucked away in the northwest corner of Connecticut, Winvian Farm is a mere two hours from the metropolises of New York City and Boston. Situated on 113 acres of outdoor paradise, Winvian is perfect for hiking, biking, horseback riding, and snowshoeing. Explore during summers, play the glorious leaves of fall, make snow angels in the winter, or smell the roses in the spring, there is always something to do in Winvian.
Paws Up allow you to customize your entire experience from the moment you arrive. Do as little or as much as you would like. Stargaze, snuggle and make s' mores outside your luxe tent. With only six tents at the Cliffside Camp overlooking the Blackfoot River, you will feel like you have all of Montana. Ask your butler to book a hot-air-balloon ride above millions of ponderosa pines. Paws Up featured in our Best Luxury All-Inclusive Resorts in the World (Part 2).
Experience old-world charm at the Grand Hotel. Located on
Michigan's Mackinac Island, it is abundant in history. Mackinac Island is a place where time stands still. Horse-drawn carriages replace cars, and people dress for dinner. Grand Hotel is a mega resort with 397 rooms. You will find tons to do, but you might spend all of your time in a rocking chair overlooking the stunning grounds. Movie buffs will recognize the Grand Hotel from the 1980 movie, 'Somewhere in Time' starring Jane Seymour and Christopher Reeve. This time-traveling film is a must-see for all romantics.
Nestled along the lakeshore, lies the spectacular Lake Austin Spa Resort. It offers guests the sanctuary of a world-class wellness resort and the hospitality of a next-door neighbor. Lake Austin Spa Resort does have an extensive all-inclusive package. This resort is one of the most inclusive on the list; they include all meals, classes, outdoor adventures, and even select spa treatments. Our Best Honeymoon Resorts in the Continental US (Part 2) include Lake Austin Spa Resort.
A peaceful, tropical all-inclusive beach honeymoon is possible in Key Largo. Besides Travaasa Hana, Bungalows is the only resort on this list that will allow you to feel like you are in the Caribbean. This adults-only resort is a wonderland where extraordinary cuisine, rousing entertainment, multiple water sports, and zen garden moments await. As a bonus, you can bundle your Bungalows honeymoon with a road trip from Miami to encounter everything the Florida Keys offer.
Do you fantasize about being a princess? Fulfill your royal dreams by staying in a Victorian castle in New York's superb Hudson Valley at Mohonk Mountain House. Encompassed by 40,000 acres of pristine forest, the resort feels impossibly beautiful. Life and activities on the mountaintop vary by season. Whether you want to center your trip around outdoor adventures or serenity, Mohonk will entertain, indulge, and rejuvenate. Mohonk features in my Best Honeymoon Resorts in the Continental US.
The 4,200-acre Blackberry Farm is both a working farm and a romantic hideaway. It lies in the heart of Tennessee's Great Smoky Mountains. Explore the property on horseback via old-fashioned carriage, canoe, and mountain bike. Do you desire a more laidback trip? Indulge in the farms quieter activities such as a massage at the spa, napping in a hammock, or fly-fishing. Food and wine take center stage at Blackberry Farm. Menus highlight the bounty of the farm's bakery, butchery, and creamery; they possess an extensive wine cellar of 160,000 bottles. Don't miss the farms cooking classes.
The Ranch Malibu is not your typical honeymoon resort. You can expect a lush setting, a world-renowned spa, and yummy eateries. The resort's mission is to immerse guests in a journey of personal growth and discovery. So it won't be a good fit for people desiring a more relaxing experience. How do you know if The Ranck Malibu is for you? Do you want to start your day at 5:30 am? For couples that love a wellness challenge, the daily mountain hikes, guided meditations, plant-based meals, and the scheduled naps are sure to gratify.
Are you nature lovers looking for near-total seclusion? If yes, take a short boat or floatplane trip across the towering mountain fjord of Kachemak Bay. You'll find the isolated luxury resort, Stillpoint Lodge, nestled at the edge of a wilderness. Stillpoint Lodge embodies the rugged spirit of adventure into an utterly enthralling experience. Kayak next to whales, hike vast mountaintops, picnic on a glacier, and helicopter back to the Lodge after bear viewing.
Many American all-inclusive resorts do not include alcohol, so you need to be careful when you book. I suggest printing out a copy of their package before you settle on any resort, so you can compare and contrast each resort you are considering. All-inclusive resorts are evolving, and they are attracting guests that would have never chosen one before. Are you ready to sample one of the sexiest all-inclusive resorts in the USA?