Best All Inclusive Resorts for Thanksgiving

Best All Inclusive Resorts for Thanksgiving

Thinking of escaping your kitchen this Thanksgiving?

You can still enjoy all of the American traditions while at one of the Best All Inclusive Resorts for Thanksgiving in the Caribbean and Mexico.

So, the question is  – are you ready to put Grandma’s pumpkin pie recipe away for now and turn your gratitude toward Thanksgiving at the Beach?

If so, here are some of the Best All Inclusive Resorts for Thanksgiving with menus and activities.

Sandals Resorts

Best All Inclusive Resorts for Thanksgiving

In researching the Best All Inclusive Resorts for Thanksgiving we found that Sandals would be offering a traditional menu and we loved the options.

So, Sandals Resorts including Check PricesSandals Montego Bay, Check PricesSandals Barbados, Check PricesSandals Grande Antigua, and the other Check PricesSandals Resorts that are currently open created this special menu and wine pairing that will be available on Thanksgiving evening.

All resorts will feature the menu in almost every restaurant, excluding beach grills, pubs, and Asian styled restaurants.

“Thanksgiving is a time of togetherness and gratitude.” – Nigel Hamilton

The traditional holiday menu includes:

  • Roasted Turkey with savory bread and apple stuffing with giblet gravy and cranberry dressing
  • Mashed potatoes
  • Sauteed green beans

Or, for a little Caribbean flair:

  • Oven baked ham with warm pineapple relish, clove infused glaze (ah….yum!) and
  • Sauteed green beans and mashed potatoes
  • Cinnamon pineapple crisp

What’s for dessert?
Traditional Apple Pie, of course, with ginger crème anglaise, and/or ice cream

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Royalton Resorts

Best All Inclusive Resorts for Thanksgiving
Royalton Resorts

There was no doubt that Royalton would be on our Best All Inclusive Resorts for Thanksgiving due to the number of resorts in their portfolio and for offering both traditional Thanksgiving holiday cuisine along with some fun activities.

Royalton properties in Saint Lucia, Punta Cana, Antigua, Jamaica and Cancun are offering Thanksgiving celebrations.

So many options here for an adults-only and/or family-friendly Thanksgiving Celebration.



Montego Bay & Negril

Punta Cana

Saint Lucia

An American Thanksgiving at Royalton Resorts

  • Enjoy a traditional Thanksgiving with a special set menu at the á la carte restaurants
  • Thanksgiving Dinner with dishes at the buffet restaurants
  • Games – the Vibe Team entertainers will lead some Thanksgiving games like Find the Turkey!
  • Cooking Demo – Thanksgiving Edition – Join a Thanksgiving cooking demonstration led by one of the resort chefs as they take you through making local and traditional recipes
  • Party!  Enjoy live music after dinner and celebrate American Thanksgiving under the stars

“That’s one of the great things about Thanksgiving: Football’s on!” – Michael Strahan

  • Thanksgiving Football Watch Party – yes, football!
    Take part in the classic American tradition and celebrate Thanksgiving by watching football games, a Thanksgiving-themed tailgate party before catching the big football game at the SCORE Sports Bar & Lounge

Royalton Resorts is going all out with the above activities!

Club Med

Best All Inclusive Resorts for Thanksgiving

Club Med is offering a Thanksgiving Celebration this season too and families and singles will surely be grateful for that.

First, you can enjoy a festive (and relaxing) holiday at one of the Best All Inclusive Resorts for Thanksgiving in the Caribbean or Mexico like the new Club Med Miches Playa Esmeralda or Check PricesClub Med Turkoise (just to name a couple).

If you want to stay stateside, there’s one in Florida, too, Check PricesClubMed Sandpiper Bay.

Activities include:

  • Children’s parades
  • Themed decorations
  • Football tailgate (of course!)
  • A scavenger hunt and a special Thanksgiving dinner*
    * Program does vary by resort

Bottom Line:

Weather you’re considering one of the Best All Inclusive Resorts for Thanksgiving this year or next year, please bookmark this page for some great resort ideas.

All of us at wish you and your family a beautiful Thanksgiving whether you stay at home or travel to one of the beachy destinations above.

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Donna Adinolfi is a wellness travel expert, a freelance writer, an award-winning photographer, and the founder/publisher of Her 30+ year career includes serving as the Travel & Spa Editor of Balance Magazine as well as planning wellness travel & retreats. An avid fan of the freedom from carrying cash or credit cards, Donna loves to visit all-inclusive wellness resorts in the U.S, and traveling to some of Mexico's and the Caribbean's many all-inclusive resorts several times each year. She's also a member of the North American Travel Journalists Association.
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