6 ways to spend your day in paradise
From butler service and indulgent à la carte dining to complimentary golf and water sports, there are plenty of ways that you can spend your day at an all inclusive resort. From adventurous travellers and downtown explorers to spa seekers and gym bunnies, this list of six of our favourite ways to spend the day in paradise has something for everyone.
Ever wanted to live like an A-lister for the day? When you vacation at Iberostar Cancun Star Prestige, you can! When you upgrade to Iberostar’s Star Prestige service at this luxurious resort-within-a-resort in Cancun you’ll benefit from a host of lavish perks including private check-in and check-out, exclusive beach and pool areas, exclusive dining venues and more. Lounge on a Bali bed by the resort’s private beach area overlooking a stretch of pristine white-sand shores and enjoy concierge service at the private beach club – so you won’t have to lift a finger when it’s time for another margarita. All the resort’s sprawling suites offer breathtaking ocean views, 24-hour room service and concierge service to cater to your every need.
Spend the day exploring the underwater world on the island of Cozumel, home to some of the world’s best dive sites and proclaimed by marine explorer Jacques Cousteau as “one of the most spectacular dive sites in the world”. Iberostar Cozumel provides an ideal home base for underwater explorers, located right on the beach and home to its very own PADI dive centre (at an extra cost). Discover the vibrant marine life and colourful coral at nearby dive sites and reefs, where you can try out both scuba diving and snorkelling on a Sunwing Experiences excursion. Back on land, you can retire to spacious bungalow accommodations with cozy hammocks and private patios.
First things first – no day in paradise would be complete without some time spent soaking up the sun by the pool! Enjoy some quality time poolside with a good book and your favourite cocktail in hand at the adults only Iberostar Grand Bavaro, an award-winning resort nestled on the shores of Punta Cana. The resort’s sprawling freeform pool is dotted with lavish sun loungers and cabanas, with the sparkling white-sand beach just a few steps away. Feel all your worries melt away with world-class service and in-room butlers at this lavish resort, bestowed the coveted TripAdvisor® 2018 Traveller’s Choice Award.
Surf’s up! Channel your hang ten skills on the shores of world-famous Sayulita Beach in Riviera Nayarit, one of the world’s most famous surfing destinations for both beginners and experts alike. You can spend your day learning how to surf – or perfecting your technique – when you stay at Iberostar Playa Mita, located near the shores of Sayulita Beach. The resort’s own golden-sand beach also offers ideal wave and wind conditions for surfing or you could try out a range of complimentary activities including snorkelling, kayaking and windsurfing on-site.
If exploring the local culture is on your vacation bucket list, you’ll love spending the day wandering the streets of downtown Playa del Carmen. You are just a short walk or taxi ride away from downtown Playa del Carmen when you stay at Iberostar Tucan in the Riviera Maya, which enjoys an enviable location on a pristine stretch of Playacar Beach. Head into town to explore the lively shops, local restaurants and vibrant bars of famous Fifth Avenue and make sure to take your picture in front of the colourful Playa del Carmen sign. Afterwards, head back to the resort to sample authentic Mexican dishes at La Hacienda restaurant to further embrace the local culture.
Tee off on two of Jamaica’s most famous golf courses when you stay at Iberostar Grand Rose Hall. When you spend a week at this elegant adults only resort, you can enjoy a complimentary round of golf at Cinnamon Hill Golf Course and White Witch Golf Course during your stay. Both courses are located within the grounds of historic Rose Hall, providing magnificent ocean and countryside views with greens designed by some of the sport’s most famous architects. When you’re not practicing your swing, you can head back to the resort and lounge by the sprawling pool complex surrounded by lush palm trees with magnificent ocean views.
All inclusive vacations at Iberostar Hotels & Resorts in the Caribbean and Mexico combine international sophisticated with tropical flair. Iberostar customizes its resort inclusions, activities and features to suit a range of clientele from family-friendly perks to adults only activities and more.