Couples Resorts Water Sports

“Everything is included”, but what does that mean for water sports? At all Couples Resorts all of your activities are included in the price of your stay – even use of all of the water sports equipment, snorkeling and diving trips and use of Hobie Cat sailboats. Scuba Diving Couples Resorts offers a very extensive…

Will you go Au Naturale?

A Guide to Nude Beaches and Nudism with Tips and information for First Timers. Couples Negril, Sans Souci, and Tower Island all have “Au Naturale” – or – Nude beaches and facilities. These Au Naturale beaches are considered some of the top in Jamaica and people travel from all over the world specifically to spend…

Walkabout Orientation Tour

If you are new to Couples Resorts, and especially if you are staying in Couples Sans Souci or Swept Away, then going on the orientation tour is a good idea so you can get to know the resort. There are usually two tours a day and they typically leave the lobby areas around 8:00am and…

Couples Tower Island Dining

At Couple Tower Island, there are 6 restaurants – the most of any Couples Resort and in our opinion, Couples Tower Island has the largest variety and the best food of all the Couples Resorts. To be clear – this is like saying chocolate pudding is better than Vanilla pudding – it’s just our opinion…

Choosing A Room Type

Figuring out what room to choose (and pay for!) can be a challenge when planning a vacation – especially at an all inclusive resort. At an all inclusive beach vacation you have to decide on budget, ocean view (partial or obstructed), proximity to activities and restaurants and noise factors. Fortunately – when planning a vacation…

The Bus Ride to Ocho Rios or Negril

No matter which Couples resort you are staying at – or any resort in Jamaica – you will need a bus or private taxi get to your final destination. Couples provides this transportation for free from Montego Bay and uses private contractors driving small buses that hold about 12 people. Normally the bus is not…

Romance Rewards, Pre-Checkin, and Trading Places

Couples offers a reward program called “Romance Rewards.” This program offers free benefits for signing up including Pre-Checkin, resort credit and “Trading Places” which let’s you spend time at the other Couple’s resort in the same city. You should sign up for Romance Rewards before your trip – even if it is your first time…

Which Resort?

Having trouble deciding which Couples resort is right for you? If you don’t have anything specific in mind for your vacation, then you could just flip a coin and land on any resort and your vacation will be amazing and one of a kind. All Couples resorts feature many of the same amenities, and all…

Keith’s Bamboo Crew!

If you are staying at Couple’s Sans Souci, there is a very special excursion you can take with Keith’s Bamboo Crew. “Spend a relaxing day floating on a bamboo raft and drinking Red Stripe while we prepare a feast of Lobster (Season permitting), fish, jerk chicken and local vegetables for your pleasure (Vegetarian option available).”…

Couples Tower Island Beaches

The main beach at Couples Tower Island is very nice. The water is crystal clear, turquoise blue, deep in places, and a great place to swim and float. This is my wife’s favorite place to swim/float of all the Couple’s resorts. Private, soft sand, personal drink service – what more could you need! Finding shade…

Scotchies Jerk Center

If you are looking to try some authentic Jamaican food off resort – look no further than Schotchies Jerk Center in Ocho Rios, Montego Bay and Kingston. Featured on numerous food shows – this place has some of the best jerk chicken, pork and more. (Trip Adviser reviews) Have a comment about this post? Have…

The Blue Hole

The Blue Hole is one of Ocho Rios’s best off site attractions. This excursion is not included in the price of your stay but is well worth the ~$60pp price to drive up to the blue hole and about $30 to tip your tour guide. Hiring a private taxi/driver is the best way to experience…

The Island

Tower island is a wonderful resort but what makes it unique is  Sapphire Island ( #SapphireIsland ) – the little tiny island just off shore. During the day the island is AN and all guests must be fully nude and arrive together as a couple in order to participate. If you’re nervous – read our…

Couples Tower Island

Couples Tower Island is in Ocho Rios – just a 5 minute bus ride from Couples Sans Souci. This means you can “Trade Places” for the day and explore Sans Souci. resort grounds main beach/pool THE ISLAND Quiet Pool Buddha Pool room types different blocks spa water sports sunset weather restaurants excursions Have a comment…