8 of the World’s Best Adults-Only Resorts

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Boasting subtle sounds of crashing waves and a salty breeze, adults-only resorts are ideal for those looking for a romantic getaway without all the stress. Combining luxurious amenities with laid-back vibes, here you’ll be pampered with a worry-free experience. From unrivaled luxury in the Maldives to a private island in the Florida Keys, these adults-only resorts are nestled in some of the most intimate and stunning locations. Where guests are encouraged to soak in the sunshine on the sun-kissed beaches, indulge in a refreshing cocktail, and partake in a variety of outdoor activities, read on to discover the best adults-only resorts in the world.

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Komandoo Maldives Island Resort, Maldives
Komandoo Maldives Island Resort

Komandoo Maldives Island Resort, Maldives

On a private island nestled between a stretch of idyllic white sandy beach and turquoise lagoon, Komandoo Maldives Island Resort is an adults-only resort that offers a slice of paradise. A top resort in the Maldives, guests can choose between a Beach Villa, Jacuzzi Beach Villa, or Jacuzzi Water Villas that all offer modern amenities and stunning ocean views. Your needs are tended to at this intimate resort, where you can take advantage of a wealth of perks that include a snorkeling lesson, photoshoot, and a sunset cruise in addition to a long list of daily excursions. You’re spoiled for choice in dining options, with a fresh international buffet and access to the world’s largest all-glass undersea restaurant.

Royal Davui Island Resort, Fiji
Royal Davui Island Resort

Royal Davui Island Resort, Fiji

Boasting beautiful Villas nestled into the stunning island landscape of Fiji, staying at the adults-only Royal Davui Island Resort is a once-in-a-lifetime experience. Offering seclusion and luxury, at Royal Davui Island Resort guests are treated to private plunge pools and spa treatments. Service is intimate and upscale at this top resort in Fiji, where you’ll find a long list of amenities to ensure that your stay is more than memorable. Enjoy a romantic champagne breakfast on a deserted sandbar and private beach before exploring the island on catamarans and paddleboards and returning to a long, intimate dinner made by an expert chef under an ancient banyan tree.

Sandals Grande St. Lucian, St. Lucia
Sandals Grande St. Lucian

Sandals Grande St. Lucian, St. Lucia

Set on a lush peninsula near Rodney Bay in St. Lucia, Sandals Grande St. Lucian is a picturesque vacation destination with breathtaking panoramic views and a long list of water activities to choose from. Guests will find stylish adults-only rooms in addition to lively swim-up bars and rejuvenating spa treatments. Choose from fine-dining or laid-back casual fare with multiple restaurants before relaxing in a private beach cabana or taking advantage of the two complimentary scuba dives offered daily. Beach lovers will find a mile-long stretch of beach and calm waters, in addition to an unforgettable kaleidoscope of colors from the volcanic mountains, lush greenery, and turquoise waters.

Little Palm Island Resort & Spa, Florida
Little Palm Island Resort & Spa

Little Palm Island Resort & Spa, Florida

Perfect for couples who want to get off the grid, Little Palm Island Resort & Spa is a top resort in the Florida Keys. Located on a remote private island, it’s an adults-only oasis only reachable by seaplane or boat, where guests are met with 5-star luxury with elegant stand-alone thatched-roof bungalow suites. Surrounded by lush greenery and some of Florida’s most gorgeous natural beauty, you’re able to dine on delectable lobster dinners under tiki torches, sail on sunset cruises on a 38-foot yacht, and enjoy a relaxing couples massage by the water.

Sandals Emerald Bay, Bahamas
Sandals Emerald Bay

Sandals Emerald Bay, Bahamas

Boasting spacious adults-only rooms, Sandals Emerald Bay in the Bahamas is nestled on 500 acres of Bahamian-style architecture and tropical landscaping. Elegant villas and suites are created to intertwine with the resort’s natural beauty on Great Exuma Island with three impressive pools, romantic fire pits, and excellent dining. Spacious rooms are adorned with king-size beds, down duvets, and feature ocean views in addition to modern in-room amenities such as smart TVs, minibars and sound systems. Activities are in abundance at the resort, with tennis courts, a golf course, and a pampering spa. Active travelers can get scuba certified, play a round of 18-hole golf at the nearby course or sunbathe in the thatched cabanas.

Excellence Playa Mujeres, Mexico
Excellence Playa Mujeres

Excellence Playa Mujeres, Mexico

Set amongst a two-mile stretch of white sandy beach, Excellence Playa Mujeres in Mexico is a Caribbean adults-only resort in the midst of an untouched peninsula just north of Cancun. Guests will find all-inclusive modern rooms with whirlpool tubs, balconies, and breathtaking ocean views. Upgraded rooms come with private plunge pools, but all guests can take advantage of the resort’s multiple pools, restaurants, and bars on the expansive grounds. A high-end spa offers a menu of luxurious body treatments that are perfect for a day of relaxation, including a hydrotherapy pool, Swedish saunas, and spa suites to enjoy a mud bath.

Layana Resort and Spa, Thailand
Layana Resort and Spa

Layana Resort and Spa, Thailand

Situated on Ko Lanta, Layana Resort and Spa in Thailand is an adults-only resort that perfectly combines its traditional Thai culture with modern conveniences. A romantic destination in itself, guests are greeted with stand-alone bungalows that boast private outdoor tubs and open-air garden showers. Rooms are equipped with goose-down duvets and private balconies to soak in your surroundings, while direct access to the white sand beach allows for opportunities to snorkel and island hop around this picturesque area of Ko Lanta. The on-site spa offers body treatments and a lush salt room, while the on-site restaurant treats guests to international cuisine and cocktails.

Excellence Punta Cana, Dominican Republic
Excellence Punta Cana, Dominican Republic

Excellence Punta Cana, Dominican Republic

A vacation away from the crowds, Excellence Punta Cana in the Dominican Republic offers a tranquil adults-only oasis. Situated in a secluded part of the island, Excellence Punta Cana boasts chic rooms with king-size beds, stocked minibars, and marble bathrooms. Equipped with furnished balconies, guests here are encouraged to soak in the ocean views and salty breeze in the comfort of their room. Choose from a range of high-end and casual restaurants, or be treated to in-room service 24 hours a day. The resort steps up its game in the evening with its multiple bars, lively casino, and open-air sports bar, while the on-site spa is perfect to re-energize with luxury treatments and therapies. Guests can also take advantage of the nearby caves, parks, and islands on one of the resort’s popular day excursions.

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