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09/05/2013 04:11 pm ET Updated Nov 05, 2013

Top 10 Caribbean Resorts

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Planning a trip to the Caribbean? Check out our list of the 10 best hotels and resorts in the Caribbean Islands. From Anguilla to the Turks & Caicos, this list includes our favorite hotels and resorts to help you plan the ultimate escape.

ANGUILLA

Cap Juluca

A mere 25-minute boat ride from the shops and restaurants of St. Maarten, the eighteen freestanding Moorish-style villas that comprise Cap Juluca reside on 179 beachfront acres.

Photos and complete review of Cap Juluca

THE BAHAMAS

Tiamo

An "eco chic" property located on South Andros Island on the remote Out Islands, this resort is home to just ten beachfront cottages and one villa. Guests can enjoy sailing, snorkeling, world-class bone fishing and diving the world's third-largest barrier reef right off the coast.

Photos and complete review of Tiamo

BARBADOS

Sandy Lane

This sprawling resort boasts a 7,500-square-foot pool and a 47,000-square-foot spa in a Romanesque building with a dramatic waterfall façade.

Photos and complete review of Sandy Lane

DOMINICA

Secret Bay

Residing near the town of Portsmouth on the volcanic island of Dominica, this cliff top mini-resort features four lavish accommodations -- two villas and two bungalows -- as well as meditation corners, a wild orchid garden and access to two secluded beaches.

Photos and complete review of Secret Bay

JAMAICA

The Caves

Built into limestone cliffs in Negril's West End, this secluded ten-acre hideaway has an Aveda Amenity Spa, saltwater pool and just twelve accommodations.

Photos and complete review of The Caves

ST. LUCIA

Boucan by Hotel Chocolat

Built among cocoa groves on St. Lucia's oldest plantation, Boucan by Hotel Chocolat features Engaged Ethics Tours to visit local farmers and cacao bean treatments at the spa.

Photos and complete review of Boucan by Hotel Chocolat

ST. BARTHS

Hôtel Le Toiny

A favorite choice for distinctive stays in the Caribbean, Hôtel Le Toiny is home to just fifteen Villa Suite bungalows on 38 acres in the island's exclusive Côte Sauvage area.

Photos and complete review of Hôtel Le Toiny

ST. JOHN

Caneel Bay, A Rosewood Resort

Tucked into the Virgin Islands National Park and bordered by seven beaches, this resort features 166 guest rooms and suites that overlook azure-blue waters, lush hillsides or fragrant tropical gardens.

Photos and complete review of Caneel Bay, A Rosewood Resort

GRENADA

Laluna

At this romantic sanctuary, each of the sixteen elegant accommodations comes with an open-air shower, verandah with daybeds and private plunge pool.

Photos and complete review of Laluna

TURKS & CAICOS

Amanyara

Lavish villas (each on its own acre and a half plot of land) provide the ultimate in privacy at Amanyara, while freestanding pavilions pamper with terraces, outdoor daybeds, rain showers and contemporary designer furnishings.

Photos and complete review of Amanyara

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