If you want to leave your troubles behind, even if it’s only for a short time, then why not stay in a relaxing all-inclusive resort for your vacation? For the LGBTQ community, there’s nothing like enjoying the fresh breeze from the ocean or relaxing in a comfortable setting where you can be yourself.
To help make your trip planning simpler, we’ve compiled a list of the 10 best all-inclusive resorts for LGBTQ travelers.
1. Warwick Paradise Island, Bahamas
The Bahamas is one of the top destinations that have many all-inclusive options for travelers, and at Warwick Paradise Island, the LGBTQ community can rest comfortably at this adults-only resort.
This all-inclusive resort has 250 rooms and allows its guests to relax with spa treatments and a private resort beach. At Warwick Paradise Island, they also have a selection of five restaurants to grab a meal, and cocktail, and to enjoy live entertainment.
2. Isrotel Lagoona, Israel
Surprisingly, Israel is one of the friendliest countries when it comes to hosting LGBTQ travelers, and at Isrotel Lagoona, it’s the perfect all-inclusive hotel for the community. This all-inclusive resort is close to restaurants, and shopping, and is the perfect getaway for swimming up pool bars and relaxing on the beach.
This resort includes many spacious rooms with their own private balconies, along with offering a kid-friendly club.
3. Divi Resorts, Aruba
Divi all-inclusive resorts in Aruba pride themselves on being a LGBTQ-friendly resort, offering panoramic views of the ocean, along with private balconies. You won’t have a difficult time finding activities to do on this resort, as it’s filled with activities such as windsurfing, snorkeling, and three freshwater swimming pools.
In addition, it also has unique nightly theme nights for your entertainment, along with bars to enjoy an adult beverage.
4. Ikos Dassia, Greece
Ikos Dassia is one of the most luxurious, LGBTQ-friendly all-inclusive resorts in Greece. This resort has some of the finest food you’ll ever taste from top-rated chefs, breathtaking beaches, heated swimming pools, and a complimentary vehicle if you want to explore away from the resort.
For the highest form of relation, you can rest comfortably in their sun beds, or at one of their luxury spa treatments.
5. Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, Dominican Republic
Of all the LGBTQ-friendly resorts, Hard Rock Hotel & Casino remains one of the tops on the list, offering 13 swimming pools complete with water slides and swim-up bars, 9 restaurants, and 5 bars. For the parents, Hard Rock Hotel & Casino even offers a kidz bop experience while they take a little time for themselves receiving spa treatments, meditation, and fitness programs.
6. Sonesta Ocean Point Resort, St. Maarten
If you’ve been looking for an LGBTQ-friendly tropical vacation, Sonesta Ocean Point Resort is just what you need! This is an adults-only resort that offers suites with swim-out pools, delicious on-site restaurants, a spa facility, and believe it or not, its very own casino!
If you’re looking for a more family-friendly resort, you can try its neighboring resort, Sonesta Maho Beach Resort.
7. Excellence Playa Mujeres, Mexico
Excellence Playa Mujeres is a boutique hotel in Mexico and the ultimate getaway for the LGBTQ community, no matter how you decide to book. Whether it’s a deluxe suite or an oceanfront suite, you’ll be submerged in luxury no matter where you go.
During your stay, you’ll have plenty to keep you occupied, such as ten restaurants, wine tastings, salsa dance classes, photography lessons, and so much more!
8. Miraval Arizona, United States
If you’re part of the LGBTQ community and want to book a relaxing getaway without a passport, Miraval Arizona has been a member of the IGLTA for years. During this relaxing getaway, you can sign up for yoga classes, test your skills at horseback riding, try meditation, and experience other wellness activities.
You can try their unlimited bundle for just under $200 which includes unlimited classes, fine meals and adult beverages, and shuttles from the airport.
9. Royal Malewane, South Africa
South Africa is one of the most friendly when it comes to welcoming travelers from the LGBTQ community. Royal Malewane has been a member of the IGLTA and offers a Safari stay at their resort.
When booking, you’ll be able to choose from three accommodations and have the opportunity to get up close and personal with elephants, buffalo, lions, and more, so don’t forget your smartphone!
10. North Island – A Luxury Collection Resort, Seychelles
Back in 2016, the islands of Seychelles legalized same-sex marriages, making it one of the first and few countries to take the leap. While this resort isn’t entirely all-inclusive, it does have all-inclusive packages available. During your stay, you’ll be able to relax in luxury with your own private pool or try out the beachfront villa, located just a few feet away from the gorgeous ocean.
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