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by on December 16, 2014 |
adult only all-inclusive resort
Adult only all-inclusive resorts are a great way to get away from the stress of home and work for a few child free days of relaxation on the beach.  Whether you’re celebrating a special occasion or just wanting to lounge by the water these 3 All Adult All Inclusive resorts are sure to please!
Secrets The VineSecrets the Vine, right in the heart of Cancun Mexico, it is one of the newest resorts in Cancun and the Secrets brand is known by seasoned travelers to offer unlimited luxury all around. Oceanview accommodations, unlimited gourmet dining and top shelf drinks, 24 hour room service, no dinner reservations and being known for having over 3,000 different types of wine are just a few of the reasons you should plan your next trip to Secrets the Vine.
Breathless Punta CanaBrand new in Nov 2014 the Breathless Punta Cana is owned by the same resort group as the Secrets, Dreams, and Zoetry resorts. While Secrets offers a more laid back atmosphere with Breathless you are going to have the same luxuries as a Secrets resort but with more of a lively atmosphere for those who want an adults only but still want a great nightlife.  Perfect for couples, singles and friend getaways be sure to put the Breathless on your list the next time you visit Punta Cana.
Iberostar Grand Rose Hall
The Iberostar Grand Rose Hall in Montego Bay Jamaica, is a favorite among all inclusive travelers. Iberostar resorts are knows for their outstanding quality, service, food & drink and are sure to bring you back for more.  From butler service in the room to waiter service on the beach, the Iberostar Grand Rose Hall is the perfect resort to kick back and relax in Jamaica mon!
If you are a traveler that loves all inclusive resort vacations  are looking for the best of the best,  these could be three resorts are sure to offer you a Dream Vacation!
by on December 11, 2014 |

Dreams Sugar Bay


Let Dream Vacations help you book an Apple Vacations trip to St. Thomas!  We are excited to announce a new addition to AM Resort’s with the opening of Dreams Sugar Bay St. Thomas Resort & Spa, Dec 21st, 2014. This will be the 13th property for the award-winning Dreams Resorts & Spas brand.

AMResorts took over operation of the 294-room Sugar Bay Resort & Spa on July 1, 2014, at which point the resort will begin renovations to bring the property to meet the Unlimited-Luxury standards for Dreams Resorts & Spas. This project includes the upgrading of all guest rooms, including 100 rooms to be renovated for the Preferred Club level.

As with all Dreams hotels the Sugar Bay will be family friendly with an excellent kids program. The hotel has magnificent 360-degree views of the Caribbean Sea and access to the best beach in St. Thomas. The Dreams Sugar Bay will be All Inclusive with spacious rooms and suites, 24-hour room service and concierge service.  The resort has gourmet a la carte dining options and specialty restaurants with unlimited international & domestic top-shelf spirits.  The Explorer’s Club for kids has supervised day and evening activities,.  The entertainment team will offer endless daytime activities and live nightly entertainment.

This is a great brand and an amazing destination ! Call us today and come experience all the benefits of unlimited luxury in St Thomas !


Dreams Sugar Bay pool



Dreams Sugar Bay view

by on December 11, 2014 |

CatamaranTired of the cold and snow and don’t want to wait until Spring to get away? Sneak in a few days to yourself and head to the tropics this January! All inclusive resort deals starting as low as $ per night per person are available! Save even more on the resort by making it a package and adding airfare. Give give us a call today!

Cancun, Mexico
Riu Caribe $173 PP/PN
Dreams Sands Cancun $179 PP/PN
Iberostar Cancun $213 PP/PN
Riviera Maya, Mexico
Grand Bahia Principe Tulum $153 PP/PN
Iberostar Paraiso Lindo $192 PP/PN
Now Jade Riviera Cancun $224 PP/PN
Riu Palace Riviera Maya $230 PP/PN
Cozumel, Mexico
El Cozumeleno $96 PP/PN
Iberostar Cozumel $123 PP/PN
Cozumel Palace $258 PP/PN
Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
Riu Jalisco $125 PP/PN
Iberostar Playa Mita $131 PP/PN
Riu Palace Pacifico $169 PP/PN
Dreams Villamagna $190 PP/PN
Los Cabos, Mexico
Riu Santa Fe $128 PP/PN
Barcelo Grand Faro $139 PP/PN
Riu Palace Cabo San Lucas $206 PP/PN
Sandos Finisterra $220 PP/PN
Punta Cana, Dominican Republic
Grand Bahia Principe Bavaro $147 PP/PN
Ocean Blue $160 PP/PN
Iberostar Bavaro $187 PP/PN
Riu Palace Bavaro $218 PP/PN
Riu Negril $182 PP/PN
Iberostar Rose Hall Beach $205 PP/PN
Grand Palladium Jamaica $209 PP/PN
Riu Palace Jamaica *All Adult $245 PP/PN

HOTEL ONLY: Prices based on 7 nights stay Jan 24-31, 2015 and are per person/per night based upon adult double occupancy. Prices include transfers to/from the destination airport, all meals and beverages, nonmotorized watersports(at most resorts) and taxes. Prices valid as of 12/10/2014 and do not include airfare. In most cases children ages 12 and below will receive a reduced rate.

by on November 25, 2014 |

Moon Palace Jamaica Grande


Have you ever heard of the Palace Resorts Brand? If not, now is the time to start! Palace Resorts have been a leader in the luxury level of the All Inclusive world for quiet some time. Whether you’re planning a honeymoon, destination wedding, family vacation or just a pampering weekend on the beach, if you want luxury, you want Palace Resorts!

In March of 2015 we are going to see the grand opening of Moon Palace Jamaica Grande in Ocho Rios Jamaica. Currently Palace Resorts is renovating an existing resort there called the Sunset Jamaica Grande Resort and is on track to open their doors sometime in early 2015. This will be the newest addition to the Palace Resorts brand boasting 700 rooms, 4 pools, 5 restaurants, 6 bars and a gourmet food corridor. For the kids they will have the FlowRider Double Wave Simulator (I personally tried one of these at the Moon Palace Resort in the Riviera Maya… I won’t post the video to save myself the embarrassment) as well as the Wired Wired Teens Lounge for teenagers to enjoy.

Moon Palace Jamaica Grande will have something for everyone but most importantly, this resort is going to offer the best service for families in all of the Ocho Rios region. From concierge service, local tours and activities including the world famous Dunn’s River Falls to fine dining, top shelf spirits, live entertainment and rooms with daily turndown service, mini bar, Vegas style club scence at Noir night club and even Chi hair products in your room, they’ve got it all!
moon palace jamaica room


moon palace jamaica lounge


moon palace jamaica reception


Last but not least, when booking your vacation package at the Moon Palace Jamaica Grande all guests will receive up to $1,500 in resort credits! These credits can enhance your vacation experience 10 fold such as free tours, excursions, spa treatments and golf packages. If you book early, most resorts like Moon Palace Jamaica Grande are going to offer low introductory rates that will give the best bang for the buck! I hope to hear from you soon – One Love!






by on November 19, 2014 |

Now Resorts Jade Pool
Now Resorts are under the AM Resorts collection which features Now, Dreams, Secrets, Zoety, Sunscape and the new Breathless brand. They are located in Mexico and the Dominican Republic.  Originally, I believe the plan was to have Now Resorts be a step down from the Dreams brand but with their excellent facilities, room categories and food quality they have surpassed all expectations and are atop the review boards.

Now Resorts are very family friendly but with oceanfront rooms and a preferred club program they are also wonderful for honeymooners, anniversaries or even a spa vacation.  Here is a little information on each hotel.


Now Larimar in Punta Cana, Dominican Republic is a new construction with fabulous ocean view rooms. The hotel has a world class spa and great golf options. The Explorer Kid’s club offers fully supervised activities – freeing up mom and dad to have some fun on their own!


now jade riviera cancun

Now Jade in the Riviera Maya of Mexico sits along 2600 feet of crystal white sand and has a wonderful location to get off property and really take in the wonders of the Maya. Like all the Now hotels great rooms and preferred club options are available.




Now Sapphire

The Now Sapphire in the Riviera Maya of Mexico is set in a tropical landscape with a gorgeous wheat colored beach. The Sapphire is a AAA Four Diamond award winning hotel so you know it is going to deliver on a super vacation for families or couples. The meal plan is the same as all the Now hotels so no waiting in line to make reservations or dining every night in a buffet!


Now Amber

Now Amber Puerto Vallarta, Mexico  is an all-new haven in the heart of Puerto Vallarta. It welcomes couples, singles and families. The hotel is perfectly situated on a golden sand beach showcasing infinite views of the sapphire water of Banderas Bay. You have access to a pristine, beautiful beach as well as exciting water sports, movies on the beach, yoga, ocean trampoline, kayaking, snorkeling, complimentary greens fees at championship golf courses, Vista Vallarta Club de Golf and Marina Vallarta Golf Club, and much more.

Any of the Now Resort will provide you with a wonderful vacation experience. Call us today and we can help you determine which Now hotel is best for you.

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by on November 10, 2014 |

turquoise foreshore and hearts

Create Valentine’s Day memories that will last a lifetime in 2015 and take your most beloved on an all inclusive vacation to the beach! Spend the most romantic day of the year sharing a couples massage on the beach, frolicing in the ocean waves or just lounging by the pool. A candle lit dinner with your toes in the sand will be the perfect ending to a day of love. Whether it’s just a weekend or a full week, an all inclusive resort vacation is the perfect way to say I Love You.

Cancun, Mexico
Riu Caribe $174 PP/PN
GR Solaris Cancun $179 PP/PN
Iberostar Cancun $182 PP/PN
Hyatt Zilara Cancun *All Adult $299 PP/PN
Riviera Maya, Mexico
Iberostar Tucan $157 PP/PN
Catalonia Royal Tulum *All Adult $219 PP/PN
Now Sapphire Riviera Cancun $255 PP/PN
Excellence Riviera Cancun *All Adult $297 PP/PN
Cozumel, Mexico
El Cozumeleno $106 PP/PN
Iberostar Cozumel $130 PP/PN
Occidental Grand Cozumel $175 PP/PN
Secrets Aura Cozumel *All Adult $245 PP/PN
Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
Golden Crown Paradise *All Adult $134 PP/PN
Iberostar Playa Mita $147 PP/PN
Dreams Villamagna $215 PP/PN
Secrets Vallarta Bay *All Adult $352 PP/PN
Los Cabos, Mexico
Riu Santa Fe $129 PP/PN
Riu Palace Cabo San Lucas $207 PP/PN
Secrets Puerto Los Cabos*All Adult $261 PP/PN
Secrets Marquis *All Adult $285 PP/PN
Dominican Republic
Iberostar Dominicana $148 PP/PN
Riu Palace Macao *All Adult $192 PP/PN
Excellence Punta Cana *All Adult $241 PP/PN
Secrets Royal Beach *All Adult $273 PP/PN
Grand Bahia Principe Jamaica $166 PP/PN
The Jewel Dunn’s River *All Adult $229 PP/PN
Hyatt Zilara Rose Hall *All Adult $247 PP/PN
Riu Palace Tropical Bay $255 PP/PN


HOTEL ONLY: Prices based on for 4 nights stay Feb 12-16, 2015 and are per person/per night based upon adult double occupancy. Prices include transfers to/from the destination airport, all meals and beverages, nonmotorized watersports(at most resorts) and taxes. Prices valid as of 11/10/2014 and do not include airfare. In most cases children ages 12 and below will receive a reduced rate.