5 unique resort-offered activities

Swimming in the pool and lounging by the beach is always exciting on a tropical vacation – but there are plenty of other activities you can try out at your resort! We rounded up five of our favourite resort-offered activities that will be sure to keep you entertained throughout your getaway– from camp-outs for kids under the stars to snorkelling with sea turtles in the deep blue and everything in between.

People sitting on chairs on the beach watching a movie on a projection screen
Watch a movie under the stars at Dreams Las Mareas Costa Rica

Take movie night to the next level at Dreams Las Mareas Costa Rica! The whole family can enjoy a flick at the beach with the resort’s big-screen movies under the stars. Grab a comfortable chair, kick back, relax and enjoy the show. After the movie, you can stay and star-gaze while listening to the crashing waves! The kids club also plays movies each night by the pool, so you can drop the kids off and enjoy a romantic dinner at one of the numerous gourmet restaurants with unlimited reservation-free dining. During the day, you can lounge by the largest pool in Guanacaste or try out resort-offered activities like snorkelling and Euro-Bungee.

Sea turtle swimming along the sea floor
Snorkel with sea turtles at Secrets Akumal Riviera Maya

Secrets Akumal Riviera Maya is the perfect destination for underwater explorers and eco-enthusiasts. This adults only resort in Riviera Maya is located on the shores of Akumal, which translates directly to “place of the turtle”. Grab some resort-offered snorkelling equipment and head out into the crystal-clear waters to snorkel alongside a large population of green sea turtles that call the area home. After your underwater adventure, unwind by the sparkling infinity pool or enjoy your favourite cocktail made with top-shelf liquor at one of the elegant bars.

Kids sitting around a campfire on the beach with tents and a telescope in the background
Camp-out on the beach at Sunscape Puerto Vallarta Resort and Spa

Kids will have the time of their lives at the Explorer’s Club for Kids at Sunscape Puerto Vallarta Resort and Spa. The action-packed kids club at this Puerto Vallarta resort offers unique activities for guests aged three to 12 years including movie nights, sandcastle competitions and – best of all – weekly campouts! Once a week, kids will get to camp-out in tents on the beach with all the classics, including campfire songs and star-gazing. There are plenty of activities for parents to enjoy as well, like tequila tastings and cocktail classes. At the end of the day, you can all get some rest in spacious suites that sleep five or more.

Several people paddle boarding along the shore at sunset
Take a sunset paddle at Breathless Cabo San Lucas Resort and Spa

The adults only Breathless Cabo San Lucas Resort and Spa is located on the shores of Medano Beach – one of the safest swimmable beaches in the area – making it an ideal spot for water sports. Grab a resort-offered paddle board and head out for a scenic sunset ride along the unique coastline of Los Cabos. As a bonus, you’ll burn calories while paddle boarding, so you can indulge in gourmet dishes at the resort restaurants guilt-free. In the evening you can look forward to the resort’s social activities with sophisticated parties, DJ sets and live entertainment throughout the week.

Mother and daughter doing yoga on the beach
Find your Zen with beachside yoga at Dreams Punta Cana Resort and Spa

Enrich your mind, body and soul with a beachside yoga class at Dreams Punta Cana Resort and Spa. Yoga classes are complimentary at this luxury resort in Punta Cana, whether you want to enjoy a light stretch in the morning or kick things up a notch by trying out a unique stand-up paddle board yoga class. The classes are ideal for all skill levels, from beginners to expert yogis. Kids and teens will have a blast on vacation as well at the Explorer’s Club for Kids and the Core Zone Teen’s Club featuring a pirate ship water slide, climbing wall, batting cages and more.

Breathless Resorts and Spas, Dreams Resorts and Spas, Now Resorts and Spas, Secrets Resorts and Spas and Sunscape Resorts and Spas offer luxury vacations for all ages in some of the most beautiful destinations across the Caribbean, Mexico and Central America. Guests can look forward to Unlimited Luxury® inclusions like top-shelf liquors, action-packed activities and lavish suites.

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