9 Beach Vacation Suggestions

Sunset on a tropical beachWhen it comes to going on a beach vacation, it can be difficult to decide on a destination. There are a lot of possibilites, and your choice would depend on your budget, and whether you want to surf, snorkle or scuba dive, or just lay on the beach and get a tan.


For example, the beaches of Hawaii are ideal for surfing but the destination is a little costly. Nicaragua has great surfing too, and if very affordable. Want to do some scuba diving? Bermuda, it a great diiving destination but again, costly. The Caribbean coast of Nicarauga and Belize offers great diving too, and are reasonably priced. If you plan is to do nothing more than lounge about while working on your tan pretty much any beach will do. Again Nicaragua is affordable, as is Mexico.


Below, you'll find nine suggestions to help you decide where to go for your beach vacation.

1. Hawaii resort

You can choose to put your frequent flier miles to good use and take a beach vacation on the island of Hawaii. Here, you can relax on the beach, swim the ocean, play golf, and even indulge in one of the many innovative spa treatments. Hawaii enjoys some of the best weather in the world - making it a great choice for your beach vacation.


2. Golf and enjoy the beach in Georgia

Popular among the East Coast, the Cloister at Sea Island in Georgia offers you 54 holes of championship golf, sandy beaches, and a wide array of things for you to do.

3. Oahu beach vacation

At the Kahala Mandarin Oriental you can expect to be pampered like never before. You can visit the spa, take scuba diving classes, or choose to swim it up with the dolphins. The resort is conveniently located 15 minutes away from Honolulu and Waikiki Beach.

4. Virgin Islands vacation

At this vacation destination you can enjoy blue waters and sandy beaches. The Ritz Carlton, and St. Thomas resorts offer you the best of luxury hotels during your beach vacation in the Virgin Islands.

5. Half Moon Bay, California

Located just 30 minutes by car away from San Francisco, the Ritz Carlton Half Moon Bay is a quick beach vacation away from the normal busy life of the city.

6. Luxury Beach Resort of Bermuda

Two hours away by flight from New York City, Bermuda is a quick and ideal vacation away from the East Coast. Ariel Sands offers you 47 guest rooms with gourmet food and breathtaking views.

7. Romance and seclusion in Jamaica

With unique rooms and splendid views of the Caribbean, gourmet cuisine and amazing beaches, The Caves resort in Jamaica helps to set the beach vacation mood like never before.

8. Lakeside Resort Georgia

Near Atlanta Georgia, the Lake Lanier Islands offers a golf course for golf lovers and a waterpark with several water rides, slides, and water attractions the entire family will enjoy.

9. Family fun in Hawaii

The Kona Village Resort in Hawaii offers you several vacation activities that include snorkeling, kayaking, sailing, volleyball, tennis, fishing, scuba diving, and glass bottom boat tours.