Winter Warmers

Nothing cures a case of the winter blues quite like a dose of warm sun, white sand and gentle waves. Discover your perfect beach escape at one of these remarkable locations across the globe.

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Naples, Florida

Nestled along the waterfront and surrounded by miles of pristine beach and private boardwalks, The Ritz-Carlton, Naples is a jewel on Florida’s Paradise Coast. While the day away in a butler-serviced beach cabana overlooking the Gulf of Mexico, set sail across the cerulean waters on an offshore fishing tour or simply discover why the sunsets here must be seen to be believed. 

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The Maldives

Nowhere on Earth is the sea as captivating as it is at the shore of The Ritz-Carlton Maldives, Fari Islands. Blurring the line between indoors and out, villas here are set above azure waters or nestled along beach coves, and activities are designed to explore the breathtaking beaches, both above and below the water’s surface. The resort’s Dive Center offers a wide selection of activities including adrenaline-fueled watersports, unparalleled diving excursions and private boat charters, to name a few.

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Grand Cayman

Set along the iconic Seven Mile Beach, where winter temperatures hover around an idyllic 80 degrees Fahrenheit, The Ritz-Carlton, Grand Cayman is a sun-filled Caribbean haven where a day at the beach can include sailing, kayaking and snorkeling. For families, Starfish Cay waterpark and the Ambassadors of the Environment program encourage young guests to explore the world around them to better understand it. And for a truly special winter getaway, join Chef Eric Ripert in January for one of the world’s most beloved culinary festivals, the Cayman Cookout. 

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Tenerife, Canary Islands

Discover an oasis of tranquility and seclusion, where Moorish-inspired architecture looms large over the sea below at The Ritz-Carlton Tenerife, Abama. From championship golf courses to Michelin-starred restaurants, this timeless island retreat offers something for everyone — including a private swath of beach, complete with sunbeds, umbrellas and a panoramic funicular to get you there.

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San José del Cabo

Nestled into the sand dunes along Mexico’s dramatic San José del Cabo coastline, a place of mystery and magic unfolds at Zadún, a Ritz-Carlton Reserve. Anointed the “aquarium of the world” by environmentalist Jacques Cousteau, the Sea of Cortés is among the world’s most diverse, attracting migratory species and fishermen from around the world. Resort excursions explore above and below the water’s surface to showcase the beauty of nature — and the importance of preserving it.

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Muscat, Oman

Enviably positioned between the Sea of Oman and the Al Hajar Mountains, Al Bustan Palace, a Ritz-Carlton Hotel offers an alluring blend of old and new, local and global, carefully designed and naturally untamed. Discover a distinct wellness experience at the beachfront spa, which is artfully built into the surrounding landscape and offers locally inspired treatments tailored to individual needs, and cap off your day with a sunset dinner on the beach.  

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Koh Samui, Thailand

Surrounded by the crystal-clear waters of the Gulf of Thailand, The Ritz-Carlton, Koh Samui is your gateway to paradise. On land, learn the art of Muay Thai, explore the intricacies of southern Thai cuisine or experience our signature pre-spa Songkran Shower ritual. Or cruise the waters aboard The Ritz-Carlton speedboat to explore the beautiful bays surrounding the island and anchor off one of the unspoiled white sand beaches for a day of complete relaxation.

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Take to the Sea

There’s no better way to warm the spirit than by setting sail deep into the heart of the Caribbean with The Ritz-Carlton Yacht Collection. Explore idyllic shorelines, relax on private beaches, taste the tropics and see the island sights from a whole new perspective. 

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