Beach Vacations & Best Vacation Spots

Your beach vacation

Sunshine. Cool breezes. Zero itinerary days and sultry, starry nights. With beach vacations it's all about reaching that blissful state of ahh. From sun-worshiping in Mexico to swimming with dolphins in Hawaii, let Orbitz help you find your best beach vacation spot for family fun or a romantic getaway.

Featured Beach Hotels

Wyndham Cabo San Lucas Resort

3 stars
3.4 / 5 202 reviews

Cabo San Lucas, Mexico

Sheraton Buganvilias Resort and Convention Center

4 stars
3.9 / 5 237 reviews

Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

FREE City Tour and WiFi

Fairmont Mayakoba Riviera Maya

5 stars
4.5 / 5 38 reviews

Riviera Maya, Mexico

The Fairmont Pierre Marques

4 stars
4.2 / 5 78 reviews

Acapulco, Mexico

Excellence Playa Mujeres Cancun Luxury Adults Only - All Inclusive

5 stars
4.7 / 5 929 reviews

Cancun, Mexico

Wine&flowers in room+Concierge,Wifi,Premium liquor

Fiesta Americana Puerto Vallarta

4 stars
4.2 / 5 313 reviews

Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

FREE City Tour and WiFi

ME Cabo - Adults Oriented

4 stars
4.1 / 5 269 reviews

Cabo San Lucas, Mexico

Hard Rock Hotel Cancun - All Inclusive

5 stars
4.4 / 5 70 reviews

Cancun, Mexico

Resort Credit up to $2500 usd & Sunset Cruise

Featured Destinations

  • Mexico beach

    Mexico

    Turn a beach vacation into a full-on expedition. Scale Mayan ruins in Tulum, ride horseback through the jungle, and plunge into cenotes. Hop a ferry to Isla Mujeres for an afternoon of snorkeling, and then dance until dawn in Cancun.

    Cancun
    Riviera Maya
    Cozumel
    Puerto Vallarta
    Los Cabos

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  • Hawaii beach

    Hawaii

    Watch the sun glimmer on ocean waves and island hop from the Big Island to Maui. Snorkel on the coast of Kauai, and swim with dolphins in Oahu. From the spas to teen-friendly activities, Hawaii takes beach vacations to a whole new level.

    Oahu
    Kauai
    Maui
    Hawaii
    Lanai

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  • Florida beach

    Florida

    Collect seashells in Siesta Key, cruise Daytona Beach or just plant yourself in the Fort Lauderdale sand. Kick it up a notch and glam it up in Miami, or hit Tampa for sand, sun and shopping. Wherever your interest leads you, the Sunshine State offers the best in beach vacations.

    Daytona Beach
    Fort Lauderdale
    Miami
    Tampa
    Florida Keys
    St Augustine

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  • Caribbean beach

    Caribbean

    From the Caribbean's glitzy resorts to its rustic getaways on the cheap, beach vacations are the perfect escape from everyday life. Coo over white sand beaches, and fill your days with beach parties, seaside meals and calypso concerts. Spend afternoons waterskiing, surfing and snorkeling. Or just kick back and relax.

    Aruba
    Dominican Republic
    Puerto Rico
    Virgin Islands
    Jamaica
    St Lucia

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  • California beach

    California

    With miles of rugged coastline, swaying palm trees and year-round sunshine, California is made for beach vacations. Whether you're stargazing in Malibu or surfing in San Diego, find the best in beach vacations from La Jolla to the Sonoma Coast.

    Los Angeles
    Monterey
    San Diego
    Orange County
    Santa Barbara
    Santa Cruz

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  • Bahamas beach

    Bahamas

    With its impressive combination of ecological wonders and man-made attractions, the Bahamas offers something for everyone, including cheap beach vacations. Go cliff diving in Nassau, catch aquatic thrills on Paradise Island, or just push your toes in the sand and forget about life for a while...

    Grand Bahama Island
    Nassau
    Paradise Island

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