Beach resorts are the most popular destinations for a perfect beach vacation. A beach resort should be located near a beach or near a sea shore. Beach resort main attraction is a beach. A beach resort should have an easy access to sand, sun and surfing, beach and other facilities. A beach vacation should be relaxing and fun experience, so select a beach resort within your budget which should be comfortable.
A beach resort provides swimming pool, recreational centers, activity courts like tennis courts, basketball courts, golf course, fitness centers, spa, massage services, water park features like slides, squirters and full blown water parks etc.
First do some research work before booking the beach resort. Search the internet and surf through travel sites and know all the details. Find it out from the travel agent about the best places to stay and the budget. You can also read the reviews of various resorts by people who stayed in these resorts that can be helpful. Some sites rate the amenities and the services provided by the resort the highest score, which can provide clear information and you can choose from there your dream vacation. You can also check out the rates of these resorts that can fit into your budget.
Beach resort location: Find out the location of the resort whether it is secluded or hidden away from the world. And the beach resort distance, is it walking distance or driving distance.
Swimming pools: Check for the indoor or outdoor pool.
Fitness area: If you are a fitness freak then look for a resort that provides a fitness center. Find whether they have fitness areas that have gym equipment such as treadmill and flat screen TV’s.
Continental breakfast: If you are concerned about your budget there are many restaurants that provide continental food and if the resort doesn’t provide find out is there any restaurant that provides continental breakfast.
Pricing: First thing you have to do is compare atleast 4-5 hotels that are reasonably priced and at the same time provides all the amenities, travel distance, accommodation and other services and that fits into your budget. But don’t be in a wrong perception that if a hotel offers best rates doesn’t mean it’s the best choice. So do a lot of research work and planning.
Also check resort’s cleanliness, room size, then take the final decision.
Choose a hotel that is near the beach resort, the first proximity is that the beach should be near the beach resort so that you no need to travel a lot of distance to reach the resort and to your hotel to have meals, sleep, change and swim.
Determine the facilities you need i.e., you want a hotel room with ocean view and should have a balcony or do you want a luxury beach resort with private beach or do you want onsite activities or do you want a beach resort that provides gym or bar. So be specific about your facilities.
Know the resort hotel policies. Find out the hotel rules and policies like booking and cancellation policies. Know about restrictions and payment rules etc.
Search about your beach hotel online. Know all the details about that particular resort you are interested in.