These 16 Luxe Spring Break Spots for Grown-Ups are Calling Your Name

Spring break is not just for college students anymore! As adults, we still deserve a break from the daily grind, and what better way to unwind than with a fun and relaxing getaway? 

Whether you’re looking for adventure, relaxation, or just a change of scenery, there are plenty of amazing spring break spots for grown-ups. From sunny beaches to charming cities, there’s a destination to suit every taste and budget. 

So, pack your bags, grab your passport, and get ready to make some unforgettable memories at one of these top spring break spots for grown-ups!

1. Sint Maarten

Sint Maarten is one of the Caribbean’s most vibrant destinations, with activities for every enthusiast! And as the largest all-inclusive resort on the island, Sonesta Maho Beach Resort, Casino & Spa is at the epicenter of it all. The adjacent all-inclusive, adults-only, 130-all-suite Sonesta Ocean Point Resort is also available for a more sophisticated, luxury getaway and includes a tour desk. From half-day excursions to day trips to exploring the dual nation island, whether you’re headed out alone, with your family, or in a group, a professional is here to help plan an amazing experience. 

Sonesta Maho Beach Resort, Casino & Spa is also home to the largest casino on the island, across from the resort. It’s located between two of the most popular beaches, one of which is famous for its plane approaches over Maho Beach –  always a good one for Spring Breakers, whether its views from the Sky Loft Suite or taking that Instagram-worthy snap directly on the beach in front of the resort. Close proximity to the airport and ferries also makes Sonesta Resorts Sint Maarten the hub for island hopping to neighboring islands Saba, St. Barths, Anguilla, Antigua, and more. 

2. Tayrona, Colombia

Tayrona National Park is a breathtaking destination for those seeking adventure and natural beauty. Located on Colombia’s Caribbean coast, the park features stunning beaches, crystal-clear waters, and lush tropical forests. Spring break is the perfect time to visit Colombia, especially Tayrona National Park, and experience its unique relaxation and outdoor adventure blend.

When looking for accommodations around the Tayrona National Park area, consider staying at the Hilton Santa Marta, which is recently opened. The 261-room hotel will offer Caribbean Sea views and a short walk to the area’s beautiful beaches. You can also explore nearby sites such as the Sierra Nevada green mountains and Tayrona National Park. Guests will enjoy contemporary Colombian cuisine onsite.  

3. Bali

Bali is a dream destination for spring breakers seeking a tropical paradise. With its stunning beaches, lush greenery, and unique culture, Bali offers something for everyone, from surfing and snorkeling to temple-hopping and yoga retreats. With its warm weather, friendly locals, and vibrant nightlife, Bali is the perfect place to unwind and create unforgettable memories with loved ones.

Nestled on Bali’s pristine beach of Nusa Dua, just 14km from Ngurah Rai International Airport, sits The Laguna, a Luxury Collection Resort and Spa. The resort has access to snorkeling, waterparks, waterfall hikes, and more; all available for guests to explore, making it the ideal destination for travelers.

The Laguna encapsulates the best of Bali; boasting seven lagoon pools, guestrooms, suites and luxury villas, its own temple, and award-winning restaurants and bars. Its design imitates its beautiful tropical surroundings and echoes the local traditions of Balinese culture. Step outside of the resort, and guests will find the nearby Nusa Dua beach, the famed Uluwatu Temple, and the Garuda Wisnu Kencana cultural park. Bali’s climate, historic treasures, and crystal clear waters make The Laguna a true paradise for all. 

4. Sea of Cortez

Visiting the Sea of Cortez during spring break offers the perfect opportunity to enjoy the region’s warm weather and stunning natural beauty. With its crystal-clear waters and diverse marine life, the Sea of Cortez is a prime destination for snorkeling, diving, and other water sports. Additionally, the area boasts a range of luxurious resorts and restaurants, making it an ideal spot for relaxation and indulgence.

If you’re looking for an exclusive way to see the area, the Sailing Collective offers an 8-day experience to explore the area. You’ll enjoy the seas, explore secluded coves, and be amazed by the white-sand beaches you can explore.

5. Romantic Boat Excursion, Zimbabwe

Perched high on the sandstone hills of the 130,000-acre Malilangwe Wildlife Reserve, Singita Pamushana Lodge welcomes couples to immerse in the ancient history of Zimbabwe with luxurious suites, each incorporating the natural environment and forest-like architecture. A series of staggered and interlinked platforms provide lovers with a variety of living spaces to take in the views of the shimmering Malilangwe Dam and Baobab trees while enjoying a romantic dinner in the indoor and open-air dining rooms, three lounges, and impressively stocked wine cellar. 

Singita Pamushana is one of the only safari lodges in Africa with access to a private dam where guests can venture out onto a private boat for game-viewing excursions. On these private excursions, the couple can experience a romantic sleep out where the boat is anchored to a tree, floating in the water with uninterrupted star views, calm cricket chirps, and each other.

6. Los Angeles

Los Angeles, also known as the “City of Angels,” is a vibrant and diverse metropolis that offers something for everyone. From the glitz and glamour of Hollywood to the laid-back beach vibes of Santa Monica, there’s no shortage of things to see and do. With its year-round sunshine, world-class cuisine, and endless entertainment options, Los Angeles is a must-visit destination for an unforgettable spring break experience.

The party never ends at one of LA’s most iconic hotels. Andaz West Hollywood is the perfect spring break destination with its stylish rooms, luxury suites, and unbelievable views of the City of Angels. Located on the famous Sunset Boulevard, the property offers convenient access to premier shopping and unbeatable views of the Hollywood Hills. 

7. Dolomites, Italy

The Dolomites are an ideal spring break destination for those seeking natural beauty, outdoor adventure, and a break from the hustle and bustle of daily life. In spring, the snow-capped peaks give way to green valleys and blooming wildflowers, creating a picturesque landscape for hiking and biking. With charming mountain towns and delicious cuisine, the Dolomites offer a perfect balance of relaxation and adventure for a memorable spring break getaway.

Tucked away in the dense forests of the Italian Dolomites, FORESTIS is a modern hideaway boasting uninterrupted views of the surrounding peaks and valleys. The remote location of the property positions FORESTIS as an ideal destination for a chill spring break, welcoming adult spring breakers to immerse in nature and rejuvenate in the pristine mountain air. 

8. Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

Puerto Vallarta is a perfect destination for spring breakers looking for fun vacations. With its beautiful beaches, crystal-clear waters, and vibrant nightlife, there is never a dull moment in this Mexican paradise. Whether you’re looking to party the night away, soak up the sun, or explore the local culture, Puerto Vallarta is the perfect destination for an unforgettable spring break.

Couples are invited to indulge in some fun in the sun at Marriott Puerto Vallarta Resort & Spa this spring. Nestled on a sandy strip between the Sierra Madre Mountains and Banderas Bay, this mountain-meets-ocean is perfect for every type of couple or those looking for it all. Sweethearts can indulge in a tequila tasting led by Audrey Formisano, the hotel’s resident tequila sommelier, get cozy in a tandem kayak, and enjoy plenty of R&R overlooking Banderas Bay in PV’s largest infinity pool. 

9. New York

New York City is a popular spring break destination for a good reason. The city comes to life in the spring with beautiful blooms and warmer weather, making it the perfect time to explore its parks, outdoor markets, and rooftop bars. Plus, with endless options for world-class dining, shopping, and entertainment, New York City is a destination that truly has something for everyone.

Enviably located on 42nd Street in the heart of Times Square and easily accessible from Grand Central, Penn Station, and several Subway lines, the Hilton New York Times Square is within steps of dozens of Broadway and off-Broadway shows, attractions, and Restaurant Row. Soaring 44 stories above Times Square with some of the largest standard-size rooms in the neighborhood, guests can enjoy the incredible skyline and Hudson River views, with select rooms looking out to the iconic New Year’s Eve ball drop. 

10. Anguilla

Anguilla is a perfect spring break destination for those seeking a serene and luxurious vacation. With pristine beaches and clear turquoise waters, it’s a paradise for sunbathing and swimming. The island also boasts top-rated restaurants and hotels, offering the perfect blend of relaxation and indulgence for a memorable spring break getaway.

If you’re a wine lover, treat yourself to a must-see, must-sip experience at Quintessence Hotel, coined ‘The Tropical Grand Mansion.’ Situated above the soft sand shores of Long Bay, Anguilla – the hotel feels like a private mansion with all the luxe amenities of a world-class resort. Featuring the largest collection of Haitian artwork outside of Haiti, avant-garde architecture, and sweeping ocean views as far as the eye can see. For the wine enthusiasts, the greatest delights are inside Quintessence’s 2,000-bottle Tuscan wine cellar, designed and curated by Hotel Owner Geoffrey Fieger. 

11. Missouri

Missouri is a great destination for a spring break getaway, with plenty of exciting activities and attractions to enjoy. From exploring the natural beauty of the Ozarks to visiting world-class museums and historic landmarks, there’s something for everyone. With mild weather and fewer crowds than the peak summer season, spring break in Missouri is the perfect time to experience all the state offers

The Elms Hotel & Spa offers the ultimate relaxation getaway for guests this spring break. The newly renovated property allows guests to enjoy relaxing at the upgraded 28,000-square-foot spa and participate in one of the hotel’s iconic paranormal tours. The property offers three onsite dining destinations, including Three Owls, The Tavern, and Cafe Soterian, offering various options for guests to enjoy. The Elms Hotel & Spa offers guests an outdoor pool, an indoor lap pool, and a full fitness center during spring break.

12. U.S. Virgin Islands

The U.S. Virgin Islands are a tropical paradise offering the perfect spring break escape. With their white sandy beaches, crystal-clear waters, and warm sunny weather, they’re the ideal destination for relaxing and soaking up the sun. And with plenty of activities to enjoy, including snorkeling, diving, and sailing, there’s never a dull moment in the U.S. Virgin Islands.

Now open for its second season, Lovango Resort + Beach Club invites guests to enjoy the best of the U.S. Virgin Islands in one place. Travelers looking for somewhere new to go this Spring Break can take a ferry ride from the islands of St. Thomas and St. John and enjoy all this private island resort has to offer.

Lovango is home to the U.S. Virgin Islands’ only beach club, where guests can participate in beach games, an infinity pool and world-class snorkeling and hiking. Outside of the resort, guests can explore the area’s three beaches, including a personalized afternoon landing craft service to Honeymoon Beach. To complete the ultimate Spring Break getaway, visitors can enjoy the breathtaking views of the Caribbean, whether they’re enjoying waterfront dining or shopping at Lovango Village.

13. Antigua

Antigua is a beautiful Caribbean island with stunning beaches and endless opportunities for water sports. The island also offers a rich history and culture that can be explored through its museums, landmarks, and local festivals.

A new era of all-inclusive luxury, Hammock Cove Antigua (adults only) features villas focusing on gastronomy, personalized service overlooking aquamarine waters, white sand beaches, and the dramatic coastline of Devil’s Bridge National Park. Executive Chef Marco Festini brings Michelin-starred experience and the highest standards of cuisine to classic and inventive dishes using sustainably sourced ingredients in two restaurants, four bars, and in-villa dining. The stunning three-tiered infinity pool, spa, art gallery, boutique, pickleball court, cigar lounge, game room, island excursions, and cultural events complete the Hammock Cove experience.

Pineapple Beach Club Antigua (adults only) — where crystal-blue Caribbean waters and sultry white-sand beaches meet. Experience beachfront paradise along a quarter-mile of brilliant, powdery white-sand beach, swim in our three sparkling pools or seek adventure as you explore crystal-clear Caribbean waters on your kayak, stand-up paddle board, or Hobie Cat catamaran.

14. The Grenadines

The Grenadines are a group of stunning islands located in the southern Caribbean Sea. With its turquoise waters, soft white sands, and lush green hills, the Grenadines offer a picturesque tropical paradise that’s perfect for relaxation and adventure. Whether you’re looking to explore the islands’ coral reefs, hike through its forests, or simply soak up the sun on its pristine beaches, the Grenadines offer an unforgettable vacation experience that will leave you feeling refreshed and rejuvenated.

Palm Island Resort, located on the southern tip of this tiny island archipelago, is the ultimate in castaway chic. The luxe 135-acre private island oasis offers just 41 suites and three spacious villas, the Royal Palm, an all-day restaurant, and Sunset Bar & Grill, open for lunch and dinner, with a lively all-day bar featuring the region’s best sunsets. Accessible only by private launch, the island features five soft white sand beaches, warm turquoise waters, and a lush green interior for exploring. The rose-hued Pink Lady, a 37-foot classic sailing boat, and Catamaran Yanni are also available to guests. This all-inclusive resort welcomes guests sixteen and above, providing the tranquility one expects from a private island getaway

15. Montego Bay, Jamaica

Montego Bay is a vibrant and colorful Jamaican city that offers something for everyone. Its beautiful beaches, crystal-clear waters, and tropical landscapes make it the perfect place to relax and unwind. From exploring historic landmarks to enjoying the local cuisine and nightlife, Montego Bay is a destination that will leave you with unforgettable memories.

The S Hotel is an adult-only establishment that opened in Montego Bay in January 2019, offering a modern take on Jamaican hospitality and a prime location on Doctor’s Cave Beach. With 120 contemporary rooms, buzzing bars, and international restaurants, guests can enjoy a stylish basecamp to explore the area’s new shops, restaurants, and entertainment while still experiencing Jamaican culture’s cozy atmosphere and sophisticated amenities. The hotel also features a high-spirited pool scene, a 24-hour café, a spa, a gym, and a Sky Deck for concierge floor guests.

16. Kauai, Hawaii

If you’re looking for a spring vacation that combines stunning natural beauty, luxurious accommodations, and endless activities, look no further than the Sheraton Kauai Coconut Beach Resort. Located on the eastern coast of Kauai, this resort is perfectly situated to take advantage of all the island has to offer.

In the spring, the weather on Kauai is mild and pleasant, with temperatures in the mid-70s and plenty of sunshine. The resort itself boasts beautifully appointed guest rooms, many of which offer ocean views and private balconies. The on-site amenities are equally impressive, with a brand new zero-edge swimming pool, five different eateries, and a fitness center.

But the real draw of the Sheraton Kauai Coconut Beach Resort is its location. The resort is just steps from the beach, where you can relax on the sand or unwind with a sunrise yoga class. Nearby, you’ll find hiking trails through lush tropical forests (and bikes available for free to get there!), as well as opportunities for kayaking, snorkeling, and even helicopter tours of the island.

This post is published by Spark Nomad and syndicated by Radical FIRE.