Are you tired of actually planning your vacation and worrying about your budget? Do you just want to sit back, relax, and have everything taken care of for you? Well, look no further than an all-inclusive resort!
Marriott, a brand known for their wide range of hotels from budget-friendly to upscale luxury, is also expanding their all-inclusive offerings. With a goal of having 33 all-inclusive properties by 2025, Marriott has something for everyone.
Let’s take a look at some of the top Marriott all-inclusive resorts for your next vacation, because who needs to actually plan anything these days anyways?
Le Meridien, Mauritius
Best for: Families seeking beachfront space and tranquility in the Indian Ocean.
Why stay here: Who needs the overrated Maldives when you can experience paradise in Mauritius?
Located on the beautiful beach of Pointe aux Piments with stunning views of the Indian Ocean, this resort offers peace and tranquility just a short drive from the capital city of Port Louis. With 265 guest rooms, suites, and villas starting at a generous 540 square feet, you can truly relax and unwind. Plus, for those larger groups and families, private villas offer a “home away from home” of up to three bedrooms with a private pool and fully equipped kitchen.
But let’s talk about the real selling point of an all-inclusive resort – the food. The beachfront Paparazzi restaurant features Italian cuisine and the Kumin restaurant offers authentic Indian curries and tandoori dishes. And the best part? It’s all included.
Rates start at $380 a night, but if you’re a Marriott Bonvoy member, you can also book award nights starting at 30,000 points per night. Because who needs actual money when you have points?
Domes Aulus Zante
Best for: Families who want to experience the best of the Mediterranean lifestyle.
Why stay here: Forget the crowds of Santorini or Mykonos and experience the dreamy Greek island lifestyle.
Set on a hillside overlooking the Ionian Sea in Zakynthos, this resort is within a turtle sanctuary and offers breathtaking views. With guest rooms decorated in earthy tones, you can truly escape reality and relax. And, for those looking to indulge in some ancient Greek rituals, the award-winning on-site Soma Spa has got you covered with paraffin hand treatments and body scrubs and wraps.
But let’s talk about the real star of any vacation – the food. All-inclusive guests can enjoy buffets for breakfast, lunch, and dinner at the Monachus main restaurant with weekly themed evenings. And for dinner, a la carte optionsSponsored Product are available at Griglia, Tesoro Mio, and Nita Canteen. Plus, you can wash it all down with local and international alcoholic and nonalcoholic drinks available until midnight each evening.
Rates start at $194 a night, but if you’re a Marriott Bonvoy member, you can also book award nights starting at 40,000 points per night. Because who needs real money when you have points?
The Westin Reserva Conchal, an All-Inclusive Golf Resort & Spa
Best for: Active travelers who want to immerse themselves in the natural beauty of Costa Rica.
Why stay here: With access to a championship golf course, tennis courts, and pristine beaches, who needs to actually sit and relax on vacation?
Located in Guanacaste, this resort extends across 2,400 acres and offers a lagoon-style pool, access to a championship golf course, and tennis courts for those who actually want to be active on vacation. And, for those wanting to truly relax, the 406 rooms offer plenty of space to spread out and relax.
But let’s talk about the real star of any vacation – the drinks. Enjoy artisan cocktails at the Mitra Market bar or the convenience of a swim-up bar at the Triton Pool, where the specialty of the house is Pura Vida, a mix of local guaro spirit with orange and pineapple juice.
Rates start at $425 a night, but if you’re a Marriott Bonvoy member, you can also book award nights starting at 71,500 points per night. Because who needs real money when you have points?
Delta Hotels by Marriott Riviera Nayarit
Best for: Travelers looking for a great-value all-inclusive resort experience.
Why stay here: Get back to nature and enjoy local cuisine and spa treatments in a quieter side of Mexico.
Located in the tropical jungles of Mexico and just 15 miles from Puerto Vallarta International Airport, this resort offers a nature retreat away from the tourist crowds. With contemporary guest rooms starting at 538 square feet, you’ll have plenty of space to relax and unwind.
But let’s talk about the real highlight of any vacation – the food. Buffet meals are available to sample local Mexican cuisine, or you can mix things up with a fiery Japanese feast cooked in front of your eyes at the Komorebi Teppanyaki restaurant. And for those late-night cravings, quick snacks and light meals are available from the Delta Pantry.
Rates start at $225 a night, but if you’re a Marriott Bonvoy member, you can also book award nights starting at 52,000 points per night. Because who needs real money when you have points?
Grand Lido Negril Au-Naturel
Best for: Naturalists wishing to feel the sun on their skin.
Why stay here: Because nothing says relaxing vacation like getting back to nature and feeling the sun on your skin.
This adults-only, clothing-optional resort offers the freedom to express yourself freely without judgment or restrictions. With just 26 rooms and suites, it provides a relaxed and comfortable atmosphere for those looking to truly let loose.
And for those more traditional bits of a vacation, the resort has a private beach accessible only to guests, providing a secluded and tranquil environment for “au natural” sunbathing, swimming, and water sports. And for dinner, you can head to the nearby Royalton Negril for a choice of a French bistro, Japanese teppanyaki, West Indian curries, Tex-Mex, Italian trattoria, and even an authentic steakhouse.
Rates start at $693 a night, but if you’re a Marriott Bonvoy member, you can also book award nights starting at 110,500 points per night. Because who needs real money when you have points?
Royalton CHIC Cancun
Best for: Couples seeking chic beachfront accommodations.
Why stay here: Because who needs a romantic getaway when you can party it up in Cancun?
Located just a 20-minute drive from Cancun International Airport and surrounded by touristy restaurants, bars, and activities, this resort is perfect for those seeking a more party-focused experience. With upscale rooms and chic design, you can feel trendy and stylish while also indulging in all the food and drinks your heart desires.
Rates start at…who knows? Who needs to actually check prices when you have points anyways?
So, there you have it. Marriott all-inclusive resorts offer the perfect solution to actually planning a vacation and worrying about a budget. Just sit back, relax, and let Marriott take care of everything for you. And if you’re a Marriott Bonvoy member, you can earn and redeem points to truly make it a vacation without any financial worries. Because who needs to actually use real money when you have points?