Top 10 Feel-Good Getaways
Escape to these warm, relaxing, waterfront retreats that specialize in de-stressing packages, pampering treatments, and amazing meals.
Half Moon Bay, JamaicaRose Hall, Montego Bay
On 400 beachfront acres of Jamaica’s northern coast, Half Moon has an equestrian center, tennis facilities, cycling trails, a golf course, a shopping village, 51 swimming pools, and a natural Dolphin Lagoon. All rooms have a balcony or patio, and villas have their own personal butler.
Rest: The Meditation Labyrinth at the Fern Tree Spa is available to all guests: Walk slowly along a designated path carrying something organic to represent your stress, place it in the center of the labyrinth, and voilà! No more angst.
Relax: The Perfectly Pampered package ($395 per night, three-night minimum) includes airport transfers, three meals, premium drinks at the bar and minibar, and a new spa treatment each day. Choose from aroma massage, West Indian scalp and body massage, Swedish massage, coconut milk and honey wrap, or Caribbean classic pedicure.
Revive: The Coffee Coconut Scrub wakes up skin with natural exfoliants and moisturizers from native coconut and locally grown coffee.
Rates start at $250; 800/626-0592 or halfmoon.com.