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The 10 Best High End All-Inclusive Resorts

If giving yourself a real treat is what you are after, these are the finest options around for all-inclusive resorts.

For their lodging options some people are just fine with a soft bed, an AC unit, and maybe, just maybe, an optional breakfast served until 9:30 am, and I guess that’s okay. But for those that seek the real deal in what rest and relaxation is concerned, high-end all-inclusive resorts is where is at.

A place where every one of your needs is anticipated, where you can just sit back and enjoy completely all the options they got available to spoil you with and damn it, you do deserve it after all that hard work every day. Take a look right here at the best options available for high end all-inclusive resorts.

#1 Tierra Hotels

The Tierra Hotels travel product recommended by Melissa on Lifney.

Tierra Hotels, a family of luxury hotels and resorts set in exceptional locations throughout Chile. The luxury all-inclusive properties are distinguished for a guest experience that delivers legendary South American hospitality, tailored adventure and cultural experiences, innovative design and architecture inspired by the natural surroundings and environment. Properties include Tierra Atacama, Tierra Chiloé and Tierra Patagonia. All offer daily guided adventures (from soft to extreme adventures) from biking to climbing a volcano, stargazing, horseback riding and more.

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#2 Hotel Xcaret Mexico

The Hotel Xcaret Mexico travel product recommended by Analia Brache on Lifney.

Hotel Xcaret Mexico is an opulent, oceanfront haven where thrilling nature-driven experiences, superior service and the authentically rich spirit of Mexico come to life.

Situated by the azure blue Caribbean Sea and verdant Riviera Maya jungle, the premier all-inclusive resort features striking architecture and design inspired by Mexican traditions, art and culture. It is complete with 900 spacious guest suites, 11 distinct dining destinations, multiple swimming pools, a world-class spa and wellness center. Guests are able to enjoy remarkable perks from the resorts’ All-Fun Inclusive(r)concept, including access to Grupo Xcaret’s eight nature parks and archaeological tours, free transportation to and from the airport, concierge services, unlimited wi-fi, amongst other perks.

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#3 Bushman’S Kloof

The Bushman's Kloof travel product recommended by Chelsea Todaro on Lifney.

Nestled in the foothills of the Cederberg Mountains, the ecological oasis is a magical wilderness experience among open plains, sandstone formations and ancient bush art sites dating back 10,000 years. Be at one with Africa in our multi-award-winning retreat with awe-inspiring activities, unique dining experiences, organic vegetable gardens and caring service

At Bushman’s Kloof, you’ll experience supreme luxury in unsurpassed comfort and true tranquility, while enjoying an enriching wilderness experience that includes a wealth of exciting outdoor adventures and opportunities for discovery. Heighten your experience by booking some optional spa treatments.

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#4 Serenity At Coconut Bay

The Serenity at Coconut Bay travel product recommended by Mary Brennan on Lifney.

Serenity at Coconut Bay is a luxury, adults-only all-inclusive in Saint Lucia featuring butler service and private plunge pools. The resort has a wonderful package of experiences called the Grand Romance Package, in addition to exclusive Serenity inclusions guests will see beautiful Saint Lucia.

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#5 Hiltonfll Resort

The HiltonFLL Resort travel product recommended by Kristin Soto on Lifney.

Hilton Fort Lauderdale Beach Resort offers the perfect vacation escape! The resort just launched an all-inclusive dining package called “Summer Suite Indulgence”. The package features ocean-view accommodations, unique dining experiences, a special one-hour Sunset Sips reception and exclusive activities to enhance the experience. This package comes as a welcome addition to the resort’s extensive on-site amenities and offers, including complimentary daily beach yoga, an expansive Sun Deck and pool, Spa Q and 24-hour fitness center.

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#6 Turneffe Island Resort

The Turneffe Island Resort travel product recommended by Valerie Murphy on Lifney.

If your idea of luxury travel includes a helicopter charter to a secluded getaway, an indoor infinity pool, and white sand greeting you at the doorstep of your private villa, look no further than Turneffe Island Resort (TIR). Located on a private island, just 30 miles off the coast of Belize, TIR’s guestrooms and villas feature floor-to-ceiling mahogany interiors and panoramic views of the Caribbean Sea.

From paddle boarding and kayaking in the Caribbean Sea, to an afternoon sail on the resident Hobie Cat, and hanging by the pool with a drink in hand, TIR offers several complimentary activities to choose from at their all-inclusive resort.

For those who are seeking a deeper adventure, TIR offers world-class, all-inclusive fishing, scuba diving and snorkeling experiences to 32 diving sites surrounding the island. TIR also offers a weekly day-trip to the Great Blue Hole, frequently ranked one of the top diving sites in the world. With up to three dives per day, guests can relax and feast on lunch while TIR transports and cleans all of their diving equipment before the next adventure.

In addition to being a luxury resort with gratifying adventures, TIR serves three delicious five-star meals to their guests daily, with locally sourced Belizean ingredients, providing local and cultural flair to each plate.

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#7 Fairmont Mayakoba

The Fairmont Mayakoba travel product recommended by Marissa Raimonde on Lifney.

Fairmont Mayakoba, Nestled away in a beautiful, tropical forest, this resort is AAA-5 Diamond and Rainforest Certified. Their luxurious spa, dining restaurants, water activities and inclusive package offering, make this resort an ideal, luxurious getaway destination.

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#8 Sanctuary Cap Cana

The Sanctuary Cap Cana travel product recommended by Juan Brizuela on Lifney.

After closing to undergo a multimillion-dollar reimagining, the adults-only Sanctuary Cap Cana resort – evoking the aesthetic of a Spanish colonial, cliffside town – has celebrated its grand re-opening with two new gorgeous towers that house 140 additional suites fit for queens and kings.

A resort that spans more than 20 tropical acres, including 2,100 feet of pristine oceanfront, Sanctuary Cap Cana has also introduced completely refreshed Castle Island Suites with sweeping views of the Caribbean Sea and a private island, and enhanced public spaces, including the lobby, date spots at the resort’s dining outlets and a world-class spa with new ZEN garden, shower paths and hydrotherapeutic pools.

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#9 Hilton La Romana

The HILTON LA ROMANA travel product recommended by Juan Brizuela on Lifney.

Family-friendly resort Hilton La Romana offers a Caribbean respite set on a pristine, seaweed-free beach surrounded by tropical jungle, with access to five Dominican- and internationally-flavored menus, baseball cages for practicing the country’s favorite sport, European bungee, and close proximity to championship golf courses, diving spot Catalina Island, 16th-century village replica at Altos de Chavón, and dolphin watching at Saona Island.

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#10 Ceylon Tea Trails

The Ceylon Tea Trails travel product recommended by Osanda Cooray on Lifney.

Ceylon Tea Trails is one of the best all inclusive hotels in Sri Lanka. Worlds best luxury tea bungalow. You can credit them by simply including the link. That would be more than enough.

The rate includes breakfast, lunch, afternoon cream tea, dinner, beverages including select spirits & wines, limited laundry, complimentary Wi-Fi and Tea Experience tour.

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Who contributed to this article?

Analia Brache from Newlink Communications Group

Chelsea Todaro from The Travel Corporation

Mary Brennan from The Atrebor Group Inc.

Kristin Soto from Kristin Soto Consulting, LLC

Valerie Murphy from Caster Communications

Marissa Raimonde from Zapwater Communications

Juan Brizuela from QUINN

Osanda Cooray from Antyra Solutions