Summer will be here before you know it and it’s time to start planning those once in a lifetime vacations so today I’m sharing a list of 8 unique summer vacation ideas to help inspire you!
8 Unique Summer Vacation Ideas
Be one of the family at Hermitage Inn – Nevis, West Indies
Hermitage Inn offers a unique vacation experience, where the Lupinacci Family’s motto is “Treat your family like guests and your guests like family.” Their accommodations are as unique as the the surrounding area and you will be free from television and be able to embrace the beauty of nature surrounding you.
Guests can learn all about the Caribbean culture and history of The Hermitage in the historic Great House during the evenings. Daytime activities include beach picnics, day sails, rum shop tours, mountain walks and waterfall hikes, or a trip to the market to gather produce. Your family can also join in turtle watches and beach cleanups during your stay at one of the most unique hotels in the Caribbean.
Summer packages include Stay 7 Pay for 5, or Stay 4 Pay 3 offers and United Airlines offers an automatic $300 discount on all of their non-stop New York/Newark (EWR) flights to St. Kitts Robert L. Bradshaw International Airport (SKB) with promo code SKB300.
Oversize suites and all of the comforts of home at Generations Riviera Maya by Karisma
Generations Riviera Maya is one of Karisma’s Gourmet Inclusive properties and provides an ultimate experience with personal butlers and lavish 1,000 square feet suites to fit the entire family.
There is no need to lug all of the baby gear to the airport because they offer Gerber baby food at all restaurants and through room service and you can also use the strollers, cribs, Pack n Plays, bottle sterilizers and warmers, step stools, changing tables, baby monitors, baby bathrobes and more that they offer right on site. Plenty of activities at Eko Kids Club will keep the kiddos entertained.
Bring the grandparents to help with the kids (and give you some couple’s time) because grand[parents stay free with the three-bedroom suite for the price of a two-bedroom suite promotion. Here’s another sweet deal when you book before April 30, 2017 and save up to 60% off for travel until December 22, 2017.
A Golfer’s dram at Reserva Conchal Beach Resort, Golf & Spa in Costa Rica
Head some where out of the ordinary this summer and vacation in Costa Rica’s beautiful Northern Pacific coast. Reserva Conchal Beach Resort Golf & Spa is one of the top-30 best resorts in the Caribbean and Mexico. It boasts a gorgeous Playa Conchal white sand beach for guests to enjoy and a whopping 2,300 acres of land to relax and enjoy.
Starting at $379 per person, per night (four-night minimum), the Golf Escape package from Reserva Conchal Beach Resort, Golf & Spa includes luxurious accommodations at the Westin Golf Resort & Spa, Playa Conchal, and a round of golf on either Reserva Conchal, Hacienda Pinilla or the Four Seasons Peninsula Papagayo. Golf cart, driving range access and bottled water is included. Transportation to golf courses and golf clubs are not included, and other restrictions may apply.
The Residences at Hacienda Encantada in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico make multi-generational vacations a breeze
Large groups traveling together is becoming the norm and Hacienda Encantada makes those vacations easy with their luxurious villas, The Residences. Your family will enjoy all of the comforts of home in the large villas with ample bedrooms and space for all. A private patio and pool with gorgeous views of the pacific make it even better!
Book now for super sweet 45% off savings for travel between May 1 – June 30, 2017 and also get 20% off awesome excursions through Cabo Adventures (I recommend the Safari and Camel Tour!) and spa treatments at Milagro Spa. Kids eat free at on-site restaurants between June 20 – September 30 andwhat’s extra special about Hacienda Encantada is that you can choose to go with or without the all-inclusive plan!
The rooftop pool and recreation deck awaits at Plaza Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas
Plaza Hotel & Casino has been giving guests the grand treatment since they opened the rooftop pool and recreation deck last 4th of July weekend and have promised even more this summer with $25,000 in upgrades to its furnishings and $300,000 in renovations to five hotel suites with direct access to the pool deck.
They’re kicking off the season on Saturday, May 20 with a special luau beach party complete with live entertainment and authentic Hawaiian food and drinks. “Plaza Pool Nights” will begin on May 6 and last the entire summer with a special fireworks show on July 4th. Suites at Plaza Hotel & Casino start at just $200/night!
Family vacations made great again at Kingsmill Resort in Williamsburg, Virginia
Kingsmill Resort is the only AAA Four Diamond Condominium Resort on the James River and it boasts summer fun filled packages for all ages. From the Ultimate Family Fun package to the Signature Family Fun package, you’re sure to find the perfect one for your family.
Your family can enjoy fun amenities like kids camp, lazy river, golf clinics, and indoor/outdoor pools from May 26 until Sept. 4. With access to a full kitchen within your vacation condo, you can save money on food and have to use for fun extras in the area! Book your stay at Kingsmill Resort today!
Travel through the world’s longest railway tunnel via the Gotthard Special at Hotel Eden Roc in Ascona, Switzerland
Imagine a gorgeous view of the water and the mountains while lounging in the pool. You’ll get that and so much more when you stay at Hotel Eden Roc in Ascona, Switzerland. Hop on the Gotthard Express and travel through the world’s longest railway tunnel and revel in the beauty of the mountains and valleys along the journey to Hotel Eden Roc.
Once you get to Hotel Eden Roc, you’ll enjoy water-sports like Lazer sailing and Katja boat rides on the private white sand beach and relaxing spa treatments. The Gotthard Special runs through December 27 and includes 2 nights accommodations with breakfast and more. Package prices start at CHF 560 per person.
Caribe Hilton allows you to explore the culture and history of Old San Juan, Puerto Rico
There’s no need for US residents to acquire a passport to vacation in the gorgeous tropical destination of San Juan, Puerto Rico and the Caribe Hilton is definitely the place to stay. The Caribe Hilton makes it easy for guests to visit historic Old San Juan to soak up some local culture through the Paseo Puerta de Tierra pedestrian trail that allow guests to travel between the two.
Now through December 15, guests can reserve Caribe Hilton’s “Walk this Way” kit which includes a package filled with bottled water, sunscreen, a map of the trail and the picture-perfect spots along the way, as well as a mini instant camera to capture the beauty of the city and the sea while strolling along.
Now I personally, would be thrilled to experience any of these unique summer vacation ideas. My family would have an amazing time and we would create some great memories to treasure forever. Life is too short to sit around and wait for things to happen so I hope that your family is able to enjoy one of these vacations this summer. I’d love to hear all about it too!