As of late 2015 there are almost 300 all-inclusive resorts spread around the Caribbean, with more being constructed every year. More than 100 of those are in the Dominican Republic, with nearly 100 others in Jamaica. The Cancun/Playa del Carmen area has a few dozen, and the rest are spread among other islands.
With so much competition it’s getting more clear that the Domican Republic is the value leader and the best choice for most people. The Punta Cana area is home to dozens of newer resorts that have a thousand or more room each, and the new airport and new highways make it the easiest and most efficient place to reach as well. But those looking for something smaller and more exclusive also have choices, so we track all of the islands that have more than a few all-inclusive resorts. Click to read more