A Fit Vacation: 10 Resorts for a Fresh Start in 2015
Whether you are looking to keep up with your fitness regime while on vacation or simply need some balance to make room for your vacation’s overindulgence, Pursuitist has the round-up of some of our preferred private vacationing places both to be… and be active in St. Barths, Mustique and more.
Enjoy morning walks or swims at Flamands, one of the island’s favorite beaches, plus enjoy close proximity to beachfront restaurants. This “green” villa boasts a solar heater, and features outdoor showers in each bathroom.
This 6 bedroom home offers sweeping views of Pointe Milou, a tucked-in neighborhood that many love for its privacy. Enjoy a daily walk around the area, or take advantage of its fully adorned workout room.
Those looking for utter privacy will find it at this 5 bedroom home, nestled in the private (and gated) Domaine du Levant neighborhood of Petit Cul de Sac. With your own gym, a private tennis court just for neighborhood residents, and close proximity to stand up paddle at the beach, this villa makes staying active easy!
In the hills of Gouverneur, above one of the most cherished beaches on island, wake up to turquoise waters each morning, but enjoy a large deck and a lengthy swimming pool, ideal for at-home workouts and laps every day.
This three bedroom is just minutes away from the convince of Lorient, with grocery stores and a calm beach. The home offers chic, comfortable interiors and a deck great for sunning. Take advantage of its air conditioned workout room when you’re in need of a heart rate boost.
TURKS & CAICOS
Turks & Caicos may be one of the best places to get fit, with its long beaches great for walking, stand up paddle, kayaking and scuba diving. At this villa on Grace Bay beach, you’ll have prime access to waterspouts, plus your own fully equipped gym as you enjoy ocean views from many of the rooms.
Located in one of the most desirable spots on St. Martin (Terres Basses), this villa will truly make you feel like you’re on vacation. Bathrooms have views of outdoors, and you’re a skip away from your own tennis court. More of a gym person? That’s cool, too. You have your own!
Ideal for two couples traveling together, this two bedroom is a perfect entree into Mustique. The tropical setting with views of the nearby Grenandine Islands inspires practice lunges or Warrior Ones on the deck overlooking L`Ansecoy Bay.
A beautiful hardwood deck overlooking the serene beauty of the water offers a perfect spot for a morning vinyasa or at-home workout.
You’ll love staying indoors at this villa as much as you’ll love being outside! Located in a private corner of Barbados, here you can practice your strokes under the palms at its tennis court, plus enjoy beachfront access.
If the workout room isn’t impressive enough, you’ll have access to unlimited greens fees at Half Moon Golf, Tennis and Beach Club when you stay at this 6 bedroom villa, located on 5 acres in Montego Bay, a quiet residential community.
Sound like a fitting vacation? We agree!