For executive teams that desire a Caribbean setting where maximum privacy can be ensured, the Caribbean has a number of options. Here are 3 more secluded Caribbean resorts:
The Caves, Negril, Jamaica
Located in Negril, The Caves is a cluster of 12 cliff-side, 1- and 2-bedroom thatched-roof cottages, which are part of Chris Blackwell's Island Outpost collection.
There is also a 3-bedroom villa nestled in the lush rainforest. The setting is perfect for a small incentive trip or executive retreat. There is a spa on property. (Yes, groups can have a private candlelit dinner in a cave.)
Tiamo Resort, South Andros Island, The Bahamas
Executive teams can relax and bond in perfect seclusion at this eco-friendly enclave with 10 traditional Caribbean eco-lodges on stilts. The resort can be privatized for executive retreats or small incentives.
Freshly renovated in November 2014, each villa has a private patio, balcony, or deck; some have private pools. The Bird's Nest, a spacious 3-bedroom villa, has a large drawing room that is perfect for private dining or as a breakout group area. The private terrace has a pool and a Jacuzzi.
The Great Room with a 3-level terrace is ideal for meetings and as a hospitality suite. The Library is also perfect for breakouts.
During downtime, guests can go scuba diving and snorkelling, or use the paddleboard or transparent canoe.
Sandy Lane (Barbados)
Larger groups in search of a secluded setting can discover it at this 112-room beach hideaway that is frequented by celebrities, members of royal families from around the world and business moguls. Sandy Lane has rooms and suites in 3 categories, 2-bedroom penthouses, and a luxurious 5-bedroom villa that is perfect for a VIP guest and family.
With 7 function rooms with state-of-the-art technology, with classroom-style configuration, Sandy Lane can accommodate groups from 30 to 130 for meetings.
There is golf, tennis, and water sports facilities on-property. Guests can unwind in the spa.
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