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All-inclusive Resorts with Water Sports Included

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An ocean of

included at Sandals Resorts

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Explore waters, above and below

Sail away and indulge in a vast array of all-inclusive water sports. With our top-of-the-line equipment, professional staff and unparalleled tropical locations, you can choose to fly across the water – propelled by wind, motor or muscle-power – or dive beneath its pristine surface. While other all-inclusive resorts claim to include all water sports, only Sandals includes a full range of motorized* and non-motorized water sports.

*Motorized water sports are not available at all resorts.

World's only 5-star all inclusive resort

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offering you the very best of the best



Waterskiing &

Virtually no other resort in the Caribbean includes waterskiing and we’re the only ones to include professional, purpose-built Mastercraft® boats.

*Not available at all resorts.

Wakeboarding Tube surfing



Slice through the crystal clear Caribbean waters aboard a tube tethered behind one of our state-of-the-art Mastercraft® professional powerboats.

*Not available at all resorts.

Tube Bodyboarding



Drop-in to some of the best waves in the Caribbean where the lively, blue waters of Barbados provide an aquatic playground full of thrill and excitement.

*Not available at all resorts.

Surfs Up Aquatrike



Feel the unique sensation of riding atop the ocean, as you pedal together across the surface of the vivid Caribbean Sea.

Riding atop the ocean Snorkeling



Colorful reefs, exotic tropical fish and the most crystal clear waters anywhere – explore the undersea world to your hearts’ content at Sandals.

Undersea world Sandals glass bottom boat


Glass Bottom Boats*

Aboard these underwater vision boats, you’ll experience a unique landscape filled with coral reefs and brightly colored tropical fish.

*Not available at all resorts.

Turtle Sailing


Hobie Cats

Sail off into the sunset, sunrise or anytime you’d like, it’s all good in Sandals top-of-the-line Hobie Cats.

Hobie cats Windsurfer



State-of-the-art windsurfers, brisk sea breezes and the unparalleled beauty of the Caribbean Sea.

*Windsurfing not available in Barbados.

Windsurfing Paddleboard


Paddle boarding

Find out what the hype is all about – try Paddle Boarding and get an amazing upper body workout.

Paddle boarding Watersports kayaks



Slice through the waves with easy strokes of the paddles as you take in the incredible beauty of the Caribbean.

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Snuba® *

Experience the thrill of scuba diving with the ease of snorkeling on a guided SNUBA® adventure, now available at various resorts (Sandals Ochi, Sandals Royal Plantation, Sandals Barbados, Sandals Royal Barbados, Sandals Negril, Sandals Royal Bahamian, and Sandals Grenada).

*Available at select resorts for an additional fee.

Scuba diving

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Scuba Diving

Only Sandals includes diving with the best in equipment, staff and unbelievable dive sites. Even if you’ve never dived before, our PADI® Discover Scuba Diving Program (nominal fees applies) will have you experiencing a whole new underwater world by the very next day – with all the instruction and equipment you need.

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The Sandals Fleet

Experience the Caribbean waters above and below with our outstanding Sandals Fleet. Explore unique underwater landscape from the comfort of our Glass Bottom Boats or dive in from our state-of-the-art Newton Dive Boats. Or, you can skip across the surface with our Mastercraft® Boats that are purpose-built for waterskiing.

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