When it comes to planning your bachelorette, there are so many reasons to consider the Caribbean—such as sunny skies, sandy beaches, turquoise tides, and awesome accommodations. Hotels and resorts are fabulous, don’t get us wrong. But if you’re traveling with a gaggle of gals, a private house with space for everyone and, of course, a pool (hey, it’s the Caribbean, after all) is even better.
Scroll on for six rentals that are perfect for your bachelorette party festivities.
This hilltop home on the East Coast of Barbados is tailor-made for fun. Obviously, the plunge pool is a major selling point. Need a break from the sun? You’ll find a game room with table tennis and billiards. It’s also within walking distance of the beach and great surf spots. Nice-to-have extras include complimentary airport transfer and a kitchen stocked with groceries.
Punta Cana, Dominican Republic
Poised on the powdery sands of Punta Cana, this posh penthouse has it all—gorgeous ocean vistas, coastal decor, high-end appliances, and breezy terraces ideal for sunbathing or sipping a few frozen drinks. The hosts can help arrange exciting excursions and shuttles to local restaurants. Want to up the ante? A professional chef and maid services are available upon request.
Seeking R&R? Situated in the quiet gated community of Silver Sands, this tranquil retreat is a peaceful and pampering paradise. There’s a sparkling pool and a tree-lined pathway that leads to the private beach. And the staff is on hand to take care of everything, whether that’s picking fresh fruit or whipping up breakfast. You can even book in-house massages.
Vieques, Puerto Rico
Designed by architect John Hix, Encantada Vieques epitomizes indoor/outdoor living with its open-air spaces, sprawling decks, and landscaped gardens. Soak up rays on the loungers, go for a dip in the piscine, or grill up a bunch of burgers for all your gals. Don’t miss golden hour, when the sky is overtaken by the candy-colored sunset.
If your bachelorette roster continues to rise, we’ve got the perfect place! This palatial pad sleeps 20 ladies in comfort and style. Plus, it’s prime location near Baha Mar puts restaurants, shops, and activities at your fingertips. At $2,903 per night, it doesn't come cheap. But with so much to offer, the price tag is totally worth it.
Las Terrenas, Dominican Republic
Away from the all-inclusive resorts and nightlife in Punta Cana lies the low-key town of Las Terrenas on the Samaná Peninsula. This 10,000-square-foot villa is impeccably appointed with contemporary furnishings, colorful artwork, and eye-catching chandeliers. It also has an Insta-worthy infinity pool, state-of-the-art BBQ, and WiFi for folks who need to check a few emails in between piña coladas.