You may not have heard of AMResorts, although Caribbean sun seekers probably recognize some of the resort brands that fall under AMResorts umbrella: Zoëtry, Secrets, Breathless, Dreams, Now, and Sunscape. These are beachfront resorts found in Mexico, the Dominican Republic, Jamaica, Puerto Rico, Aruba, Curacao, Costa Rica, and Panama. Each of the six resort brands has its own style that appeals to different types of travelers. Here, we offer an overview of each brand to help you decide which of the AMResorts brands match your personal vacation style.
Zoëtry Wellness Spa & Resorts
The Zoëtry resorts represent the highest level of luxury of AMResorts, created for discerning travelers who are interested in holistic experiences and sustainable practices. Zoëtry Wellness Spa & Resorts create a romantic atmosphere with award-winning dining, unique design elements, and spectacular views, coupled with Endless Privileges®:
- Twice daily refreshed mini bar
- Bvlgari® bath amenities
- 24-hour, private in-suite dining
- Maid service three times daily
- Bottle of sparkling wine and fresh fruit daily
- Gourmet dining options with an assortment of organic food and beverage selections
- Complimentary, unlimited worldwide calling
- Free Wi-Fi with Unlimited Connectivity – the mobile app also allows guests to view the schedules of all events, activities, and restaurants at the resort, plus to learn about local destinations, excursions and more*
Travel Maestro tip: Zoëtry Wellness Spa & Resorts are an excellent choice for intimate luxury vacations such as spa getaways, private weddings, honeymoons, and anniversaries.
Secrets Resorts & Spas
The Secrets resorts are made for all-adult romance. Elegantly appointed rooms in exquisite beachfront settings and gourmet restaurants and lounges serving top-shelf spirits are the backdrop for your romantic rendezvous. Let yourself be pampered at the spa and enjoy a host of day and evening activities. Unlimited-Luxury® includes:
- Limitless access to gourmet à la carte dining options without reservations required
- Unlimited international and domestic top-shelf spirits
- Unlimited natural fruit juices and soft drinks
- 24-hour room and concierge services
- Pool and beach wait service
- Daily refreshed mini-bar with soft drinks, juice, bottled water and beer
- Daily maid service
- Endless daytime activities and live nightly entertainment
- Theme parties, oceanfront bars, and entertainment venues
- No wristbands required
- All taxes and gratuities
- Enjoy free Wi-Fi and free international calling to the US, Canada and local landlines with Unlimited Connectivity. The mobile app also allows guests to view the schedules of all events, activities, and restaurants at the resort, plus to learn about local destinations, excursions, and much more!*
Travel Maestro tip: Those seeking an elegant, romantic, adults-only atmosphere for honeymoons, anniversaries, engagements, vow renewals or any romantic escape should look at Secrets Resorts & Spas.
Breathless Resort & Spas
Not all adults-only resorts are focused strictly on romance. Breathless Resort & Spas have a vibrant, club-like atmosphere designed for the socially sophisticated adult. Here couples, singles, and friends can mix and mingle with other travelers during spirited activities, live music events, and nightly entertainment, not to mention some of the hottest beach scenes in the Caribbean.
Guests experience high-end dining and handcrafted cocktails at themed restaurants with communal tables and trendsetting bars. Just as at Secrets Resorts, high service levels, fabulous spas, and the Unlimited-Luxury® inclusions ensure your comfort and pleasure.
Travel Maestro tip: Breathless Resorts & Spas in Punta Cana, Dominican Republic, Cabo San Lucas and Riviera Maya, Mexico are perfect spots for bachelor and bachelorette parties, girlfriend getaways, solo travelers, LGBT travelers, and party-style adults-only weddings.
Dreams Resorts & Spas
Families with children also enjoy Unlimited-Luxury® vacations in beautiful beachfront settings. Dreams Resorts & Spas are perfect for couples and couples with younger children as spacious rooms and suites accommodate families. The Explorer’s Kids Club with Red Cross certified staff keeps the younger ones engaged with supervised day and evening activities. Unlimited-Luxury® inclusions (listed above) make for an easy and elegant family vacation.
Travel Maestro tip: In addition to family vacations, kid-friendly Dreams Resorts are perfect when you want to bring the younger children along for weddings, honeymoons, and romantic getaways.
Now Resorts & Spas
For an adventurous getaway filled with fun for all ages, Now Resorts need to be on your radar. With the same level of luxury as other AMResorts brands, Now Resorts & Spas are vibrant beachfront settings geared to active multigenerational groups. Kids, tweens, and teens will love the Explorer’s Club for Kids and the Core Zone Teens Club, while parents and grandparents can find peace and quiet just steps from party and play.
Travel Maestro tip: Accommodations are spacious rooms and suites. With Unlimited-Luxury® amenities, Now Resorts & Spas are well-suited to family reunions, multigenerational travel, weddings and social groups.
Sunscape Resorts & Spas
The Sunscape Resorts & Spas are designed for families looking for an affordable vacation. Even check-in is family-friendly with a fun kid’s check-in experience. Reservations are not required in the buffet and à la carte restaurants and no wristbands are required. Each beachfront location offers a variety of land and water sports activities and an Explorer’s Kids Club for ages 3 to 12.
The amenities at Sunscape Resorts & Spas are called Unlimited-Fun®:
- Family-friendly accommodations including connecting rooms and in-room kid’s amenities
- Family check-in experience including red carpet stairs, a welcome treat and resort passports for kids
- 24-hour access to food and beverage options including kid-friendly menus
- A variety of buffet and à la carte restaurants without reservations required
- Bars and lounges serving international and domestic brand beverages
- Unlimited fruit juices, soft drinks, and snacks
- In-room mini-bar fully stocked with soft drinks, juice, bottled water & beer
- Endless daily land and water activities for all ages
- Explorer’s Club for Kids ages 3 to 12, supervised by Red Cross certified staff
- Live music and local entertainment
- No wristbands required
- All taxes and gratuities included
Travel Maestro tip: Sunscape Resorts & Spas are a good choice for families looking for a fun in the sun vacation with worry-free inclusions that won’t break the bank.
AMResorts offers six different brands of resorts in the Caribbean and Latin America, each with their own strengths and character. To find the right one for your style and budget, talk to a Covington vacation specialist today.
*Available at select properties
Disclosure: Covington is pleased to acknowledge Travel Impressions, tour operator for AMResorts, as a valued partner and sponsor of this post.