10 best Caribbean Islands & resorts currently open

10 best Caribbean Islands & resorts currently open

Posted by Jim Augerinos in Around The World, Real Honeymooners 25 Nov 2020

Top 10 Honeymoon Resorts & Islands for US Citizens


Looking for a Caribbean destination where you won’t need to quarantine? Although most of the world is closed to US citizens due to COVID-19 restrictions, there are still destinations welcoming tourists during this time. If you’re looking for the perfect spot for a honeymoon or quick getaway with your spouse, we’ve got 10 different spots that’ll give you your vacation fix.


Here are our top 10 honeymoon resorts and island (ranked in order of popularity) for US citizens.


#1 St. Lucia

St. Lucia is the only island in the world that contains a drive-in volcano. Its Sulphur Springs Park is a unique experience for anyone who wants to take advantage of the dormant volcano. It also has beautiful beaches and lush rainforests that can make for an amazing adventurous weekend.


Hotel Recommendation: Viceroy Sugar Beach


COVID-19 Information: Visitors (over 5) must have a COVID-19 PCR test that is taken no more than 7 days prior to arrival in Saint Lucia. You must also complete and submit a Travel Authorization Form.


#2 Turks & Caicos

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The number one reason why people go to Turks & Caicos? The beaches! Their beaches are among the most beautiful in the world and aren’t too crowded for your enjoyment. Here, you and your spouse can enjoy each other alone in the peace and quiet.


Hotel Recommendation: Parrot Cay


COVID-19 Information: Visitors must take a COVID-19 PCR test within 5 days of travel with a negative result. Children under 10 are exempted from this requirement. You must also complete a health screening questionnaire and have medical insurance. Visit here for more information.


#3 Antigua


Antigua’s peak season is between mid-December and mid-April. This is perfect for couples getting married in the next few months wondering where they’ll find their sunshine. Between the beaches, food, and history, Antigua is a tropical paradise for all!


Hotel Recommendation: Hermitage Bay


COVID-19 Information: All passengers arriving by air MUST have a negative COVID-19 PCR test result taken within seven (7) days of their flight. You will be monitored for up to 14 days in accordance with the Quarantine Authority and the Quarantine Guidelines. Visit here for more information.


#4 St. Barts

Do you speak French or love French culture? St. Barts may be the place for you! This is a French-speaking Caribbean island that’s full of luxury yachts, designer boutiques, gourmet restaurants, and (you guessed it!) beautiful beaches. If you always dreamed of visiting Europe on your honeymoon, but you can’t go because of COVID-19, then this destination may just tide you over.


Hotel Recommendation: Le Toiny


COVID-19 Information: Visitors (over 11) are required to show a negative PCR Covid-19 test where the date the test was administered is within 72 hours of their arrival. Visit here for more information.


#5 Anguilla

Are you looking for somewhere a bit more intimate for your honeymoon? Anguilla is a quiet destination where you can be sure to unwind after a wedding. There are no huge resorts or casinos. There’s no traffic. There’s no noise. It’s simply an island filled with kind people, beautiful beaches, and delicious restaurants.


Hotel Recommendation: Belmond Cap Juluca


COVID-19 Information: Visitors must pre-register on the Anguilla Tourist Board website, submit negative PCR tests, and demonstrate proof of health/travel insurance policies within three days of arrival. Travelers will be tested upon arrival and again 10 days later.


#6 Belize

Belize is the perfect spot if you’re looking for an awesome adventure or a relaxing beach vacation. You can decide what you want to do each day. One day? Dive the Great Blue Hole. The next? Lay out on the beach and have drinks brought to you. The third? Go hiking. Belize has it all!


Hotel Recommendation: Matachica


COVID-19 Information: Travelers must submit an online health questionnaire at least 24 hours prior to arrival and negative PCR results from tests taken 24 to 72 hours prior to arrival.


#7 Barbados

Barbados is the perfect destination for the active couple. You can discover this destination by swimming, hiking, surfing, sunbathing, and more. Barbados’ sunshine makes it warm and inviting year-round.


Hotel Recommendation: Sandy Lane


COVID-19 Information: Visitors traveling to Barbados from high and medium-risk countries must have a negative test within 3 days prior to arrival result in order to enter the country. Visit here for more information.


#8 Jamaica

In terms of entertainment, Jamaica is largely considered the cultural capital of the Caribbean. If you’re looking for a lively honeymoon, Jamaica is here to offer you music, street dances, festivals, carnivals, and much more. When you’ve had enough, the beautiful white-sand beaches and warm weather will give you the perfect opportunity to reach and enjoy each other’s company.


Hotel Recommendation: GoldenEye


COVID-19 Information: Visitors 12 years and older are required to obtain a negative test (at least 10 days prior to their travel day). Samples collected with home test kits and antibody tests are not accepted. Visit here for more information.


#9: Puerto Rico

Want to stay on US territory? Puerto Rico can be your home away from home. It combines fascinating history and diverse culture with the good old red, white, and blue. It may feel like you’re exploring an entirely different country, but you’ll have the convenience of US currency and numerous English speakers.

COVID-19 Information: Visitors must fill out a Travel Declaration Form through the Puerto Rico Health Department, get a molecular COVID-19 test no more than 72 hours prior to visiting the Island, and show proof of a negative result (or quarantine is required). Visit here to read more about the requirements.


Hotel Recommendations: Ritz Carlton Dorado Beach

#10: Aruba


Aruba has year-round sunny weather, which means it’s perfect for anyone getting married in the winter months. You’ll find beautiful white-sand beaches, snorkeling, and wreck diving sites just calling your name. This island is known for its friendly locals and vibrant art and social scene. What are you waiting for?


Hotel Recommendation: Bucuti and Tara Beach Resort


COVID-19 Information: Visitors must provide basic traveler information, submit a personal health assessment, upload a negative COVID-19 test result prior to travel, purchase, Aruba Visitor Insurance, and declare consent to the government mandates. Visit here to read more about the requirements.


Final Thoughts


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