If you’re at home in the United States, you don’t have to go too far just to experience amazing, exotic beach paradise! Here are the top beach resorts in the US that you should definitely want to include in your next vacation plans.
Some of these beautiful beach resorts offer the best deals, a proof that you don’t have to spend big to have a marvelous and memorable tropical getaway.
This modest waterfront hotel is located in the Ocean Isle Beach, North Carolina, USA. Each of the rooms has its own private balcony that offers great views of the sea — half of the total number of rooms facing the Ocean Isle Sound, the other half facing the Atlantic Ocean. All of the resort’s rooms are fully equipped with mini-refrigerators, microwaves, coffee and tea makers, as well as plasma TVs. Absolutely family- and pet-friendly!
Another popular oceanfront hotel is the Ocean Inn at Manzanita. Contemporarily-designed, it is located a little over a mile away from Nehalem State Park, located on the Oregon Coast. Guests will enjoy the relaxed ambiance at any of the condo-style rooms, completely furnished with kitchen/kitchenettes, living rooms with sofa beds and flat-screen cable TVs. Some rooms have whirlpool tubs, private decks or balconies with lovely ocean views, as well as fireplaces. Visitors may also get free perks like coffee and cookies as they are welcomed at the lobby.
Competitively-priced but no less fabulous, the Avi Resort and Casino is located on a private beach in Laughlin, at the southern tip of Nevada. There are 456 spacious rooms, an outdoor pool, a golf course, a fitness center, massage rooms, a business center, seven restaurants, three bars and lounges, a kids center, and of course a casino.
The resort in Naples, Florida overlooks the Gulf of Mexico and has a stunning Mediterranean-style architecture. Its European antique pieces and artwork, crystal chandeliers, and silk carpets will surely earn the admiration of the guests. Most (not all) of the rooms have private balconies that offer spectacular views of the ocean. Guests will be totally pampered at its tri-level spa and outdoor mineral pool.
The South Seas Island Resort is a 330-acre secluded beach in Captiva, Florida. Guests can either choose rooms with spectacular ocean views or marina, or cottages and villas with several rooms and a fully functional kitchen. The resort has 13 pools, a spa, and a nine-hole golf course. When you pay an extra fee, you will enjoy other services including beach towels and chairs, access to tennis courts as well as a fitness center, among all other things.
The glory of the Hotel del Coronado hasn’t yet tarnished, despite operating for many decades since it first opened in 1888. This luxury oceanfront resort is located in the city of Coronado, California, just across the San Diego Bay. Over the years the hotel has retained its stately Victorian architecture yet it has also been updated with more modern rooms and amenities to go with the times and changing tastes of the guests. Facilities also include flat-screen cable TVs, a WiFi, minifridges, coffeemakers, and a 24/7 room service. There are also family suites that can accommodate up to four people, and the kids’ rooms feature delightful themes.
Another secluded beach paradise but this time in the island state of Hawaii, the St. Regis Princeville Resort is located on the coast of Kauai. This luxury beach resort has upgraded rooms with balconies that offer stunning views of the ocean. While suites are now upgraded with whirlpool tubs, sitting areas or living rooms. The accommodations are equipped with flat-screen cable TVs, wireless Internet connection, iPod docks, and state-of-the-art furnishings like windows with transparency controls. Whether you’re hungry or just want to have some swig, head on to a cafe, a trendy bar, a grill, or a stylish Hawaiian resto with a veranda
Two miles away from the Village of Baytowne in Miramar Beach in Florida is an upscale beachfront hotel the Hilton Sandestin Beach. A premier golf and spa resort, it also has several boutique shops and restaurants. Its contemporary-designed rooms have balconies (although only some of them offer ocean views), custom-made beds, flat-screen TVs and WiFi (for a fee), as well as mini fridges and microwave ovens. Other amenities also include three bars, four golf courses, a trendy spa, three swimming pools, and two hot tubs. It also has a 52,000 square feet of indoor/outdoor space for special events and an activity program for the children.
Located on the Galveston seawall, this oceanfront hotel is located in Galveston, Texas, about 1.5 miles away from Pier 21. One of the most elegant beach resorts in the area, guests can take their pick whether they want the panoramic city views or vistas of the Gulf of Mexico with its comfortable rooms and suites. It also features a seafood restaurant, a lounge, an outdoor heated saltwater pool with poolside bar and grill, as well as fitness center and a spa. It also has a free WiFi, a laundry service, and a business center and is also PWD-friendly.
A four-star hotel in the Florida Keys, this beach resort is about five miles from Windley Fossil Reef Geological State Park. Feel the island vibe not just from its beach but also inside the hotel, with rooms that are designed with tropical-inspired style in mind. Guest enjoy the free wireless Internet, flat-screen TVs with DVD players, coffeemakers, mini-fridges (for some rooms) as well as balconies that provide stunning beach views. Check out the suites which feature rainfall showerheads and huge tubs, as well as sofas and kitchens. Watersports amenities, a fishing area, a golf course with nine holes, six tennis courts, and a fitness center are only just a few of this resort’s many other amazing facilities.
If you’re living in or near Duck, North Carolina (or visiting the place) and want to have a beach getaway, head on to Sanderling Resort. This luxury beachfront resort features rooms that are casual yet have an elegant taste. These rooms also include minifridges, pull-out sofas (for some rooms) iPod docks, and balconies that provide views of the ocean or the Currituck Sound. Adults and children will be able to swim in the family-oriented pool, while singles or couples can opt for the adults-only pool. It also has free WiFi, indoor and outdoor pools, a fitness center, a steam room, a spa, and watersports facilities like kayaking and paddleboard. Biking is also available.
Located on the Sunny Isles Beach, Florida, the Acqualina Resort is a five-star hotel and resort that is designed like a villa and features 400 feet of the Atlantic Ocean coastline. It has contemporary-designed rooms and world-class amenities that include state-of-the-art treatment rooms, relaxation lounges and private suites, excellent dining options, playroom and activity programs for the kids, and 24/7 service.
Another luxury vacationers’ spot in Florida is the Sheraton Sand Key Resort. It has minimalist-designed rooms have patios or balconies (some of them offering ocean views), flat-screen TVs and coffeemakers. It also features club areas which give guests access to a lounge with free breakfast, snacks and afternoon appetizers. Guests who want to splurge more may stay at any of the suites with pull-out couches, and massage showers. WiFi is not free, however, but the parking is; it also has a fitness center, and outdoor pool, a restaurant and a cafe near the pool. Of course, there’s the private beach that the affluent guests swim and sunbathe.
This sleek and modern beach resort is just minutes away from the Whalers Villa mall and the Kaanapali Golf Course South. All of the understated-designed rooms and suites feature flat-screen TVs, free WiFi, and desks, as well as private balconies and coffeemakers. However, only some of the rooms and suites have minifridges. Food lovers will have plenty of choices that range from burgers and dinners by the ocean. Guests will also be feted with Polynesian entertainment consisting of live music and dance numbers while feasting on an island-style buffet. The resort also features a spa facing the ocean, and four outdoor pools. If you want to arrive at the resort with style, pay a fee for the resort’s airport shuttle.