While we’re all spending more time at home with family, daydreaming about your next getaway will fuel the soul until the universal gift of travel comes back to us. When the time is right and you’re ready to take that next family vacation (or reschedule the one that may have been canceled), consider one of our top picks for a family-friendly Caribbean getaway!
The Caribbean is home to a vast variety of dreamy resorts located right on the beach, and our top picks offer something for everyone in your family! Most of the resorts that made our list are all-inclusive, which is a great option for families who want a one-stop-vacation that packs fun activities and relaxing amenities.
Beaches Resorts – Turks & Caicos
It’s one of the top-rated all-inclusive Caribbean resorts and with good reason. Located in Grace Bay in Turks & Caicos, this amazing all-inclusive resort features a 45,000 square-foot waterpark with 10 impressive pools, endless fun activities for everyone – from tots to tweens and teens, nearly 20 restaurants, a scuba program and a wide variety of spacious accommodations, including suites and villas.
Nickelodeon Hotel & Resort Punta Cana – Dominican Republic
Want to live in a pineapple under the sea? Well at Nickelodeon Hotels & Resorts Punta Cana you can! Families can live like SpongeBob SquarePants in their very own Pineapple Suite! Along with a colorful water park and lazy river, this all-inclusive resort also offers a great stretch of beach, kids’ club – offering a ball pit, toys and games, and supervised activities. Character dining experiences are also included. Oh, and don’t forget Slime Time!
Sunscape Curacao Resort, Spa & Casino – Curacao
Another great all-inclusive resort is the Sunscape Curacao Resort, Spa & Casino. This all-inclusive offers a world of family-friendly activities and endless fun with several swimming pools, six dining options, a spa, live entertainment and many games and activities available for teens and kids, from soccer and kayaking to movie nights and even a rock wall! Interest in shopping and sightseeing? Take a shuttle into downtown Willemstad for the opportunity to see Curacao’s amazing culture and history.
Atlantis Paradise Island Bahamas – Bahamas
Paradise Island is located off the northern shore of Nassau in the Bahamas and is often referred to as Atlantis because of its beauty. Atlantis Resort’s myriad of amenities includes an aquarium, casino, and the one-of-a-kind Aquaventure water park. It also offers guests 11 incredible pools, five miles of magnificent beaches, game center, rock climbing, water sports, and many more activities for the whole family. There’s even a golf program offered here for juniors wanting to learn how to play!
Iberostar Rose Hall Beach – Jamaica
This all-inclusive resort entertains families with pools (including one just for kids), water sports, organized games, entertainment shows, and a perfect spot right on the beach. It also offers the Lucy Kids Club, geared for ages 4 to 12, as well as babysitting services. Enjoy delicious family dinners at one of their five restaurants before retreating to your room or suite, which most likely includes a view of the ocean. Grab a drink at the pool bar and have a float on the lazy river. There’s also a private beach to explore and a world-class spa!