Rixos Sharm El Sheikh, Nabq Bay, Egypt
We will kick off the list with Rixos Sharm El Sheikh, an ultra all-inclusive resort located in the city of Sharm el-Sheikh on the southern tip of the Sinai Peninsula in Egypt. The resort features free WiFi in all areas, a sandy beach, 11 swimming pools, and many restaurants and bars. All rooms come with a balcony or terrace overlooking the sea, a garden or pool, a flat-screen TV, a minibar, a wardrobe, and a telephone.
Live Aqua Cancun All Inclusive, Cancun, Mexico
Cancun, a city in southeastern Mexico located on the northeast coast of the Yucatán Peninsula, is one of the most popular tourist destinations in the world. Therefore, it comes as no surprise that many of its resorts made it to this list, including Live Aqua. The resort features a direct access to the Cancun Beach, swimming pools, spa, hydrotherapy, bathtubs, steam baths, gym, yoga classes, and much more.
Playacar Palace, Playa del Carmen, Mexico
Another top-notch all-inclusive resort located in Mexico, Playacar Palace offers luxury guestrooms, relaxing facilities and first-rate services for a great vacation in Riviera Maya. Guests can enjoy a huge outdoor pool with a swim-up bar, explore nearby archaeological sites on a guided tour right from the hotel, and have fun with nightly entertainment. The rooms offer a flat-screen LCD TV and fully stocked minibar.
Beloved Playa Mujeres, Playa Mujeres, Mexico
Beloved Playa Mujeres is a five-star all-inclusive resort located in Cancun, Mexico. Apart from the endless sun and the amazing Caribbean climate, the resort offers access to an excellent two-mile beach, some of Mexico’s best golf courses, a fully equipped, 170-slip marina for vessels, and much more. All of its luxury rooms have pool access, stunning ocean views, and rooftop terraces.
El Dorado Maroma, Playa Maroma, Mexico
Just a 1-hour drive from the Cancun Airport, El Dorado Maroma is a luxury resort featuring 2 beachfront locations and a beachfront wedding chapel. The resort offers a spa, beauty salon, a variety of restaurants, an infinity pool, and several swim-up bars. The suites and rooms have views of lush tropical gardens, and they are all equipped with air conditioning, ceiling fans, satellite TV, a minibar, and a spacious terrace with outdoor bed.
Reserve at Paradisus Palma Real, Punta Cana, Dominican Republic
Located within a walking distance to the famous Bavaro Beach in Punta Cana, Reserve at Paradisus Palma Real is an impressive resort that boasts a large swimming pool with waterslides, a private beach, a spa, and 3 restaurants. The suites feature stylish decor, a private terrace, a 2-person hot tub, a fully stocked minibar, a sofa bed, and a CD/DVD player. Family suites are also available.
Royalton Cayo Santa Maria, Cayo Santa Maria, Cuba
The first Royalton hotel built in the Caribbean, Royalton Cayo Santa Maria quickly became one of the best all inclusive resorts in the region. Conveniently located just 116 km from the Santa Clara International Airport, the resort offers first-class accommodations and unforgettable culinary experiences. The spacious and well-equipped suites have breathtaking views of the ocean and lush tropical gardens.
Royal Playa del Carmen, Playa del Carmen, Mexico
Located in the renowned Mayan Riviera and within walking distance to the famous Fifth Avenue Promenade, Royal Playa del Carmen is a luxurious, all-inclusive resort that offers exceptional service, first-class amenities, and variety of activities and entertainment. Visitors can enjoy scuba and tennis lessons, nightly live music, daily social entertainment, library and boutique shops, wine tasting, interesting excursions etc.
Galley Bay Resort, St. John's, Antigua and Barbuda
Located in St. John’s, the capital city of the exotic Caribbean country Antigua and Barbuda, Galley Bay Resort has a private white sand beach, air-conditioned gym, and tennis court. Decorated with traditional colorful artwork, the spacious rooms feature huge flat-screen TV’s, stunning ocean views, and a patio or balcony. Guests can borrow free snorkeling equipment and try sailing and wind surfing.
Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit, Nuevo Vallarta, Mexico
Another top-notch Mexican all-inclusive resort, Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit offers luxury suites as well as first-rate services and facilities. Guests can enjoy anything from kayaking and Pilates classes to massages at the full-service spa. The resort has 3 gourmet restaurants serving French, traditional Mexican and Italian-Mediterranean cuisine as well as delicious cocktails and refreshing drinks prepared by professional bartenders.
Secrets Silversands, Riviera Cancun, Mexico
Located 24 km from Cancun, Secrets Silversands features 8 pools, a full-service spa, and several differently themed restaurants. All spacious suites include a sitting area with flat-screen satellite TV, minibar, in-room safe, and coffee facilities. Guests can participate in many activities including basketball, yoga, beach volleyball, or dance classes, and they can also enjoy live nightly entertainment that is held at the indoor theater.
Iberostar Grand Hotel Rose Hall, Rose Hall, Jamaica
The only Jamaican resort on the list, Iberostar Grand Hotel Rose Hall is located in Montego Bay, a popular tourist destination on the northern coast of the country. The resort features a private beach, spa center, year-round outdoor pool, sun terrace, free-WiFi, and restaurant. Guests can enjoy various activities and sports in the area such as golfing and diving.
Ikos Oceania, Nea Moudania, Greece
Located on the picturesque Greek island of Chalkidiki, Ikos Oceania is an excellent all-inclusive resort that boasts a private bay, infinity pool, private treatment rooms, a gym, and stylish restaurants. Elegantly decorated and well-equipped rooms have furnished balconies and astonishing views of the Aegean Sea and mountains. The nearest town, Nea Moundania, is just a 10-minute walk, but the resort also provides a free shuttle to the town’s center.
Hyatt Zilara Cancun, Cancun, Mexico
Offering breathtaking views of the Caribbean Sea, Hyatt Zilara Cancun adults-only all-inclusive resort and spa features endless activities and entertainment, such as outdoor pools, a fitness centre, private beach area, and various dining options in 7 specialty restaurants. Guests can enjoy everything from introductory scuba diving lessons and craft-making to wine tasting classes, on-site tennis instructors, and diving lessons.
Andilana Beach Resort, Nosy Be, Madagascar
Located in Nosy Be, a popular resort island in the northwest of Madagascar, Andilana Beach Resort is considered the best all-inclusive resort of the country. The resort features two beautiful white-sand beaches, a 50 m (164 ft) outdoor swimming pool, great restaurants, and both daily and nightly activities and entertainment. It also provides interesting excursions around the magnificent Madagascar landscape and wildlife.
Iberostar Grand Hotel Bavaro, Bavaro, Dominican Republic
Located in the renowned region of Punta Cana, Dominican Republic, Iberostar Grand Hotel Bavaro is a spectacular 5-star, adults-only, all-inclusive resort and spa. The resort has 3 pools and a first-class gym with scheduled activities. Hotel guests can also enjoy catamarans, snorkeling and sailing lessons, boat trips, parasailing, water skiing and windsurfing as well as various parties and other social activities.
Secrets Maroma Beach Riviera Cancun, Cancun, Mexico
Another top-notch resort found in Cancun, Mexico, Secrets Maroma Beach Riviera Cancun boasts as many as 12 outdoor pools, 9 restaurants, and a coffee shop. Rooms come with hot tubs, furnished terraces, fully-stocked minibars, and flat cable TV’s. The resort has a great location – it is just a 30-minute drive to Cancun’s nightlife entertainment area, a 15-minute drive to Playa del Carmen, and a 50-minute drive to the Tulum Archaeological Site.
Salinas de Maragogi, Maragogi, Brazil
The only Brazilian resort on the list, Salinas de Maragogi is an excellent, all-inclusive resort with 2 pools, a gym, 2 themed restaurants, and 2 bars. The suites at the Salinas do Maragogi have a balcony, air conditioning, cable TV, and minibar. Daily activities comprise water sports, extreme adventures, and volleyball while the nightly entertainment includes comic shows, live music, beach parties, and more.
Reserve at Paradisus Punta Cana, Punta Cana, Dominican Republic
One of the best rated Dominican resorts, Reserve at Paradisus Punta Cana offers luxury suites, a private lounge, swimming pool, and a children’s pool with slides. The resort also has a private beach, golf course, and spa. The resort offers 8 bars and 11 international restaurants, including Mediterranean, Japanese, Brazilian, and Spanish restaurants. Punta Cana is a great location for travelers interested in excursions, dolphin watching and water sports.
Iberostar Grand Hotel Paraiso, Playa Paraiso, Mexico
Surrounded by stunningly beautiful Mexican nature and the Caribbean Sea, Iberostar Grand Hotel Paraiso is a top-notch resort that offers luxury accommodation, highly professional and personalized service, fully equipped honeymoon or individual suites, delicious cuisine, golf, water sports and other entertainment. All of its 310 modern and well-equipped suites have great views of the sea or lush tropical gardens.
Luxury Bahia Principe Cayo Levantado, Samana Province, Dominican Republic
Situated on a stunning tropical island Samana where picturesque white-sand beaches mix with breathtaking nature, Luxury Bahia Principe Cayo Levantado offers 24-hour room service, free WiFi in all areas, a gym, water sports, scuba diving, entertainment programs, and more. The fully-equipped suites feature romantic canopy beds and soothing hydro-massage tubs.
Voyage Belek Golf & Spa, Belek, Turkey
Located in the Turkish coastal town of Belek, Voyage Belek Golf & Spa is a 5-star all-inclusive resort with a private Mediterranean beach. It features a luxury spa, 8 restaurants, and free Wi-Fi throughout the hotel. All rooms have a furnished balcony with views of the gardens or the sea, a private bathroom, and a flat-screen satellite TV. The resort has 5 swimming pools, including 2 for children and a heated outdoor pool, and there is also an adventure park for kids.
Excellence Playa Mujeres, Playa Mujeres, Mexico
Excellence Playa Mujeres’ setting is as stunning as it is exclusive, on a two-mile stretch of powdery virgin white sand, just a short drive from the nightlife of Cancun and the Cancun International Airport. The resort offers spacious, 5-star suites with an extra-wide sectional sofa, flat-screen TV, private round Jacuzzi with indoor and outdoor access, and a four-poster bed situated to enjoy its gorgeous views.
Le Blanc Spa Resort, Cancun, Mexico
Ranked as the second best all-inclusive resort in the world and the best all-inclusive resort in Mexico, Le Blanc Spa Resort offers everything from pristine, white sandy beaches and the sparkling waters of the Caribbean to first-class accommodation, excellent room service, and wonderful cuisine. The resort also features golf courses, spa treatments, pools, excursions, a gym, aqua spinning, and other sports and activities.
Kurumba Maldives, Vihamanafushi, Maldives
As you have probably noticed, most of the resorts ranked in this post are located in the Caribbean, but the winner comes from Maldives, an exotic island country found in the Indian Ocean. Situated on a private tropical island in North Male Atoll, Maldives, Kurumba Maldives features beautiful white sand beaches, 2 outdoor freshwater pools, 3 tennis courts and a gym. Apart from excellent luxury accommodation, the resort also provides island-hopping tours, fishing trips, and customized excursions.