Articles Mentioning Barbados Hotels

16 Stunning All-Inclusive Resorts in the Caribbean

Swaying palm trees, fine white sand, and turquoise waters make the Caribbean one of the most beautiful destinations in the world. Adding to the scenic setting are resorts with charming architecture, well-manicured grounds bursting with bougainvillea, and lovely rooms. Travelers wanting all of that beauty combined with the convenience of an all-inclusive resort are in…

10 Cheap Caribbean Destinations to Visit in Winter 2019

Freezing temps, fewer daylight hours, and post-holiday blues — there’s enough to put you in a slump this time of year. Avoid all of that with a cheap Caribbean vacation this winter. Using Oyster-specific data from last winter (December 2017 through March 2018), we found the average hotel price per night in various Caribbean locales.…

The Best Beaches in the Caribbean

With a winning combination of sun, sea, and sand, the Caribbean is undoubtedly one of the best places in the world for beach lovers. But with more than 7,000 islands sprinkled throughout the region and an almost immeasurable number of beaches, narrowing down the best stretches of sand can be a tough task. That’s where…

The 7 Best Boutique All-Inclusives in Barbados

We’ve seen a lifetime’s worth of beachfront all-inclusives. But intimate, boutique-style all-inclusive resorts on the beach? Those are another story altogether. The boutique all-inclusive is a rare bird, but trust us, they’re out there. We’ve cast a wide net to find the best ones throughout the Caribbean, and picked up some favorites along the way…

Top 8 Caribbean Resorts With Adults-Only Pools

While some Caribbean resorts fall squarely in either the adults-only or kid-friendly section of a Venn diagram, others find their way in the middle, overlapping slice, offering a little something for both groups. At the following eight Caribbean resorts, you’ll find amenities suited to families, as well as adults-only pools (and other designated areas) for…

The Best Affordable Beach Resorts in the Caribbean for 2018

Beach at Legends Resort/Oyster A beachfront hotel in Barbados for $150 a night? Your own Jamaican oasis with white sand and aqua waters for $100 a night? Believe it or not, it’s not too good to be true; prime beachfront real estate in the Caribbean need not equal prohibitively high hotel rates. It’s time to…

8 Surprising Destinations Where There Are No Private Beaches

While resorts and hotels often tout private beaches to potential guests, plenty of countries (and states) don’t technically allow private ownership of their coastlines. Here are eight of our favorite destinations where there are no private beaches. Happy sunbathing!

The 7 Best Party Destinations in the Caribbean

While the most alluring aspects of Caribbean destinations are the year-round warm weather, beautiful sandy beaches abutting blue water, and water-based activities ranging from paddleboarding to scuba diving, many travelers also want a healthy dose of partying on their vacation. From buzzing nightclubs and casual beachfront bars, to strong rum cocktails and all-inclusive drink packages,…

Post-Hurricane Update: Caribbean Destinations You Can (and Should) Still Visit

Beach at the Beaches Negril Resort & Spa/Oyster This year has already witnessed one of the most active hurricane seasons in the Caribbean. Category 5 storms Irma and Maria barrelled through the region, with winds gusting over 200 miles per hour, leaving a trail of destruction in their wake. Popular travel destinations, including Tortola, St.…

9 Caribbean Hotels With Amazing Swim-Up Suites

So, you’re in the Caribbean, surrounded by the sea, and they expect you to walk up to your room? No way! Book a swim-up suite and you can paddle everywhere you go. Whether you’re booking the honeymoon trip of a lifetime at an adults-only boutique, or looking to enjoy some bonding time with the family,…