If you’re seeking out a Caribbean vacation at a Sandals resort with the perfect beach – meaning a beautiful stretch of soft sand ideal for sunbathing and warm, calm water for swimming and water sports – these are our favorite resorts!
Located primarily in Antigua, St. Lucia and Jamaica, these adults-only resorts made our list of Sandals resorts with the best beaches AND great amenities like suites with private pools, butlers, even overwater bungalows!
Sandals Grande Antigua
Sandals Grande Antigua is located on one of the island’s best beaches, Dickenson Bay. Several small, uninhabited islands and a long coral reef are just offshore, making it a prime spot for the snorkeling and diving trips organized by the resort.
Even better, the resort’s romantic, thatched-roof Rondoval suites provide direct access to the beach. | CHECK PRICES & PHOTOS
Sandals Grande St. Lucian
Perched on its own peninsula, Sandals Grande St. Lucian sits between the Caribbean Sea and Rodney Bay, home to the calmest waters on St. Lucia. The surrounding landscape is dotted with dramatic hills and volcanoes, and a sheltered mile-long beach makes this a prime location for swimming and snorkeling.
Beachfront Rondoval Suites at Sandals Grande St. Lucian feature private plunge pools, and the resort recently added overwater bungalows. | CHECK PRICES & PHOTOS
Sandals Halcyon Beach
Set on a pristine stretch of sand in St. Lucia, Sandals Halcyon Beach is the ideal resort for relaxing on the beach or enjoying water sports like kayaking, snorkeling and paddle boarding.
Sandals Halcyon Beach St. Lucia is the smallest of the three Sandals resorts in St. Lucia, but still offers plenty of splashy amenities like swim-up suites, rooms with private pools and walkout suites with direct access to the beach. | CHECK PRICES & PHOTOS
Sandals Montego Bay
Sandals Montego Bay is located on a private beach in Jamaica, with an offshore reef creating super calm water for swimming and snorkeling.
Beachfront suites at the resort provide direct access to the white-sand beach, and some suites have patios with large soaking tubs. | CHECK PRICES & PHOTOS
Sandals Negril is located on Jamaica’s famous seven-mile beach, with soft white sand and beautiful sunsets. Plenty of beach chairs are available, either in the sun or under palm trees, and the water is warm and calm.
The resort offers a variety of luxury room options — beachfront suites with outdoor soaking tubs, suites with private pools, and swim-up suites. | CHECK PRICES & PHOTOS
Sandals Regency La Toc
Located on a crescent-shaped beach in St. Lucia, Sandals Regency La Toc features scenic cliffside suites, three pools and nine restaurants, all with a glamorous backdrop of coral bluffs and rolling hills.
A variety of suites are available at the exotic resort including two-story suites and suites with private plunge pools. | CHECK PRICES & PHOTOS
Sandals South Coast
More laid-back than other Sandals resorts in Jamaica, Sandals South Coast is located between a beautiful two-mile stretch of white-sand beach and a tropical nature preserve.
The romantic resort features overwater bungalows, an over-water bar with floating drink service, and an over-the-water wedding chapel with a glass floor aisle. | CHECK PRICES & PHOTOS
Sandals Emerald Bay
Sandals Emerald Bay is located on Great Exuma, part of the exotic out islands of the Bahamas. The resort’s mile-long beach is a prime destination for swimming, snorkeling and other water sports.
Book a beachfront room for direct access to the beach — some offer butler service! Additional highlights of this luxe resort include three pools, 11 restaurants and a golf course. | CHECK PRICES & PHOTOS