Aruba Marriott Resort & Stellaris Casino is a picture-perfect scene of palapas and sparkling turquoise waters set on beautiful Palm Beach. With year-round temperatures in the 80s and incredible trade winds, the H2Oasis adults-only pool offers couples a tranquil, end-of-summer poolside escape. The Insta-worthy pool incorporates palm trees into the pool's design, creating cozy alcoves for couples to enjoy some R&R. Flanking the picturesque waters are luxe cabanas, offering shade, loungers and poolside service. Of course, the private H2Oasis bar is a fan favorite serving a colorful menu of tropical cocktails, including the island’s signature cocktail, an Aruba Ariba, made with four different liquors including one Aruban liquor, Coecoei. Post-pool, enjoy a toes-in-the-sand dinner at Atardi, get lucky at the Stellaris Casino, indulge in a couples massage at the Mandara spa or simply relax in the resort's premiere accommodations. www.arubamarriott.com
Perched on the shore of Lake Atitlán in the Guatemalan highlands, Casa Palopó is a quaint and romantic oasis offering an intimate getaway for travelers looking for that perfect end-of-summer splash. A true gem in the “Land of Eternal Spring”, the former home-turned-boutique hotel is the ideal destination for a retreat with breathtaking views, where visitors can indulge in serenity as they take in the lake’s natural beauty. Take a dip in the resort pool while enjoying unobstructed views of the picturesque Lake Atitlan and its three massive volcanoes. Feeling shady? Cozy up in the poolside gazebo with cushioned chaise lounges, comfortable couches, and a fireplace. Other hotel perks and amenities include eclectic international cuisine at the open terrace 6.8 Palopó restaurant, in-room spa treatments and a cozy living room and guest rooms adorned with original paintings and artifacts. No matter where you are at Casa Palopó, the privacy combined with remarkable scenery make this hotel unlike any other. www.casapalopo.com
Each of Jade Mountain’s 24 suites, or sanctuaries as they are affectionately called, are carefully designed individual works of art, each with their own infinity pool. All of the sanctuaries feature unparalleled views of the Pitons and the Caribbean Sea, allowing guests to fully immerse themselves in the St. Lucian tropics. At this adults-only resort, expect grand sweeping spaces where the bedroom, living area and the extravagant private pool glide into one another to form extraordinary platforms floating out into nature. All sanctuaries feature 15ft high ceilings that are designed with the 4th wall open to the views while at the same time allowing for complete privacy. The four categories of infinity pool sanctuaries are categorized as: STAR, MOON, SUN and GALAXY, all sure to take your breath away. www.jademountain.com
Conveniently located just 15 minutes from the airport and in the heart of Cancun’s Hotel Zone, the luxurious newly renovated JW Marriott Cancun Resort & Spa is sure to be the ideal adult-only end-of-summer getaway. Bask in the sun and listen to the soothing sounds of the ocean at the adults-only infinity pool or laze the day away in one of the private poolside cabanas, with a brunch basket filled with fresh tarts and chilled Moet in hand. In the evenings, shake things up at the JW Lobby Bar where a menu of, not one, not two, not ten, but 150 margaritas awaits. That's 150 expertly crafted cocktails inspired by the resort's extensive offering of 150 fine tequilas, featuring native Mexican ingredients. Your hardest decision during this vacation will be choosing which one to sample — and where to dine! With 10 international restaurants on property, guests can have their choice of Mexican, Argentine, Thai, Japanese, and beyond. jwmarriottcancunresort.com
At Resorts World Bimini — an expansive oceanfront complex that encompasses a chic Hilton hotel, world-class casino, marina, and a brand new private beach — adults can enjoy themselves at not one, but two (!) adults-only pools on the property. To bask in the Bahamian breeze and take in panoramic views of Bimini Bay, head to the rooftop infinity pool, located on the fifth floor of the Hilton, to lay out on the daybeds, take a dip in the jacuzzis, and sip on signature Shark Tooth cocktails from Monkey Business, a bar by day and nightclub/lounge by night. For an immersive experience, take a stroll to Resorts World Bimini Beach — a recently-opened 4.5-acre private beach and day club that blends laidback luxury with unrivaled ocean backdrops and vibes similar to beach clubs found in Mykonos or Tulum. Home to two lagoon pools, the adults-only pool is located on the North side of the day club closest to the DJ booth, where a variety of musicians provide the best live entertainment on the island every weekend. Book your stay at rwbimini.com.
An edgy, beach resort located on Mexico’s coveted Riviera Nayarit, W Punta de Mita offers an escape that is perfect for guests seeking a laid-back luxury vibe with plenty of sunshine. Just steps away from the rolling Pacific waves is the resort’s elevated adults-only infinity pool, WET TOO, that features a clear glass wall for the most instagrammable pool shots. Beyond the adults-only pool awaits the locally-inspired AWAY spa, Living Room bar and culinary outlets ranging from a 1950’s Chevy truck turned ceviche bar to Jean Georges’ renowned Spice Market. For the ultimate VIP experience, travelers can reserve Mesa1 — an ultra-exclusive dinner setting located on its own private oceanfront island.