Thursday, 27 July 2006 10:44

Au natural and clothing optional resorts in the Caribbean

There are a variety of au naturel and clothing-optional resort offerings in the Caribbean. Jamaica and Cancun/Playa Del Carmen and Cabo San Lucas in Mexico feature a number of au natural or clothing optional all-inclusive resorts. Couples Negril, Couples Tower Isle, Breezes Grand Negril, Breezes Rio Bueno, Sunset Beach Montego Bay, Hedonism II, Couples Sans Souci Resort and Spa, are all in Jamaica, while Desire Resort Riviera Maya, Hidden Beach Resort, Temptation Los Cabos, and Temptation Cancun offer this type of vacation experience in Mexico. Each resort caters to a different clientele.

Breezes Rio Bueno in Runaway Bay, Jamaica, is home to an exclusive au natural section that is separated from the clothing side. A nude pool, jacuzzi and swim-up bar are the center piece for the au naturel section. Clothing may not be worn in these areas. Each room in this area is considered a junior suite or suite and is almost always sold out. The resort appeals to a more upscale traveler and provides clean fun in an au natural environment. Clothing must be worn in the main section of the resort and definitely for dining. Breezes Grand Negril in Negril, Jamaica, features a beach cove clothing-optional section that is separated from the main beach and resort.

Couples Negril utilizes a portion of their beach for a clothing optional area. This section is small and does not offer much seclusion for those interested in a more private experience.  Couples Tower Isle in Ocho Rios, Jamaica, is home to a private off-shore nude island that is just a short boat ride from the main resort. The island amenities include a swim-up pool bar, restrooms, hammocks and beach loungers. This is a very unique experience and offers great privacy from the main resort area.

The clothing optional area at Couples Sans Souci Resort and Spa, which is also in Ocho Rios, is located on a separate beach from the main resort beach and provides adequate seclusion. Sans Souci clientele are typically more high-end and those looking for a relaxing spa vacation.

Hedonism II in Negril, Jamaica, provides the ultimate in wicked fun with each of their totally au natural sections. This resort is for the uninhibited traveler and displays of more than just affection are a daily occurrence. The resort caters to a cross section of ages that are looking for a lifestyles experience. Theme weeks are scheduled throughout the year, and peak months are October and January.

Sunset Beach in Montego Bay, Jamaica, has three beaches, of which one beach is clothing-optional. This resort is moderately priced and caters to the middle class. Families are welcome at the other two clothing beaches.

Karisma's Hidden Beach Resort is located on the Mayan Riviera just below Cancun, Mexico, and is a completely au-naturel facility. This is a small intimate resort that features a fully all-inclusive plan. The resort is for those guests that have nothing to hide.

Desire Resort is also on the Mayan Riviera and is designed to accommodate travelers interested in a Lifestyles experience. This resort is known for no holds barred, uninhibited fun. Desire is on the level of the Hedonism Resort in Jamaica and attempts to take things a little further.  Temptation Los Cabos in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico, is topless-only and provides a variety of adult-themed activities. Temptation Cancun also restricts the clothing optional to topless only.