Friday 30 October, 2020

Travel Tuesday: CNN Travel highlights best resort deals in Caribbean

If you must travel for business or leisure, consider keeping it in the Caribbean. (Photo: iStock)

If you must travel for business or leisure, consider keeping it in the Caribbean. (Photo: iStock)

In a recent post shared to their Travel tab, CNN listed the top 10 best hotel and resort deals in the Caribbean and Mexico.

Though Jamaica did not make this list, the Loop Lifestyle team couldn’t ignore the obvious Caribbean shoutout to St Lucia, St Vincent and the Grenadines, Barbados, St Kitts and Nevis, and Mexico.

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Before booking your next trip, it is recommended that you check with the resort in question and the affiliated ministry of tourism for updates and safety guidelines.

And, equally important is the need to research your home country's guidance on destinations you're considering.

In no particular order, here are the top ten CNN-recommended resorts, complete with our top five Jamaican R&R haunts…

Playa Grande Resort & Grand Spa, Los Cabos, Mexico

Windjammer Landing Villa Beach Resort, St Lucia

Zoëtry Montego Bay, Jamaica

Bequia Beach Hotel, St Vincent and the Grenadines

Half Moon, Montego Bay, Jamaica

JW Marriott Cancun Resort & Spa, Mexico

Club Med Cancún Yucatán, Mexico

Moon Palace Jamaica

Rosewood San Miguel de Allende, Mexico

Andaz Mayakoba Resort Riviera Maya, Mexico

Rockhouse Hotel & Spa, Negril, Jamaica

Montpelier Plantation & Beach, St Kitts and Nevis

Cobblers Cove, Barbados

Marigot Bay Resort and Marina, St Lucia

Breathless Montego Bay Resort & Spa, Jamaica

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