VACATION PLANNING GUIDE

Unsure where to start? Here's everything you need to know to help dream up your next sunny escape.

OUR COLLECTIONS

Let our expertly curated collections guide you to your perfect resort.

Luxe Collection

Treat yourself to fine dining, 24-hour room service and elegant style at these deluxe resorts.

Boutique Collection

Indulge in small boutique resorts of 100 rooms or less for stellar attention to detail and service.

Family Collection

Keep everyone happy at resorts offering dedicated kids' pools, supervised clubs, and more for the family.

Spa Collection

Focus on mind, body and soul at resorts with spa facilities and daily yoga and meditation.

Adults Collection

Enjoy grown-up good times at adults-only resorts exclusively for guests 18+ or 21+.

Green Hotels

Embrace a sustainable vacation at resorts with certifications recognized by the Global Sustainable Tourism Council.

LGBTQ Resorts

Celebrate and connect—12 months of the year. These LGBTQ vacation spots proudly welcome everyone under the sun.

Play

Resorts that are part of our Play program promise  the ultimate family vacation with perks perfect for kids.

Aeroplan Perks

Choose from world-class hotels or resorts that come with extra perks for Aeroplan® Members.
WHY BOOK WITH US?

From travel protection plans to amazing inclusions, this is why we’re the best for your beach break.

All vacation packages include:
- Round-trip flights
- Round-trip transfers
- Destination representatives
- Earn Aeroplan points
+ All-inclusive packages also include:
- 3 daily meals and snacks
- Buffet or à la carte restaurants
- Unlimited alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks
- Daily activities and/or nightly entertainment.
Transfers not included in Bermuda, Grand Cayman, Guadeloupe, Martinique, San Juan (Puerto Rico), St. Kitts and Nevis, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, California, Florida, Hawaii, Las Vegas and for cruises. Destination representatives available at select destinations.
Travel Protection Plans
CareFree
Travel stress-free with our Price Drop Guarantee and free seat selection.
CareFlex
Update or cancel your vacation plans with a full refund up to 21 days prior to departure.
Our Vacation Promise
To enhance your experience every step of the way, enjoy exclusive perks with packages, from a free 1st checked bag to no change fees.
  • FREE 1st checked bag: Per person and to any destination
  • Connecting flights from 54 Canadian airports: Starting at $49
  • Secured group rates: Up to 2 years in advance
  • Price match: We’ll match a lower price by up to $50 per person
  • Refund and no change fees: If your flight gets cancelled, change your travel plans or cancel with a FULL REFUND
  • Aeroplan® points: Earn and redeem when you book a package
  • Flexible payment options: Pay monthly with Uplift
See full terms and conditions
Resort Classification
We’ve pulled together feedback from independent reviewers, customers and qualified employees to give you a quick look at the resort . We’ve also tailored our classifications to the general standards of each destination to make our descriptions more meaningful.
A deluxe resort with an extensive range of services, facilities and amenities.
A superior resort with a wide array of services and facilities.
This resort offers very good value for price with limited services and facilities.
This is a comfortable resort with basic services.
AT A GLANCE

Every Air Canada Vacations resort page features an At a Glance chart, highlighting specific information about these eight vacation musts.

BEACH
Rocky beach
Small in size, sandy and/or rocky areas
Small to medium, mostly sandy
Medium to long, sandy
Long with powdery sand
Please note that size and condition of beaches can change without notice due to adverse weather.
Pool
Small pool
Large pool
Two or more pools
Free-form pool(s) with attractive layout
Spectacular free-form pool(s) and/or whirlpool(s)
MINI-CLUB
Unsupervised play area with limited facilities
Supervised play area with limited activities
Supervised children’s activities program
Supervised kids’ club with a variety of activities
Supervised kids’ club with a wide range of programs and activities for children and teens
FITNESS
Limited fitness equipment available
Small exercise area, limited fitness equipment
Small exercise area, limited cardio and weight equipment
Exercise area with a variety of cardio and weight equipment
State-of-the-art fitness facility, extensive variety of equipment
ENTERTAINMENT
Occasional daytime activities or nighttime entertainment on specified days
Occasional daytime activities and nighttime entertainment on specified days
Daily activities and/or nightly entertainment
Daily activities and variety of nightly entertainment
Extensive daily activities and variety of nightly entertainment, nightclub/disco
WATER SPORTS
Basic equipment available
Limited non-motorized equipment
Variety of non-motorized equipment
Variety of non-motorized equipment, some lessons available
Variety of non-motorized equipment, some motorized equipment, scuba diving, some lessons available
RESTAURANTS
One dining option
Two or more dining options
À la carte and/or buffet restaurants, and snack options available
Selection of à la carte and/or buffet restaurants, snack options available
Fine dining options, including à la carte and/or buffet style restaurants
SPA & BEAUTY
Basic beauty salon
Beauty salon with manicure and pedicure
Beauty salon with manicure, pedicure and some massages
Dedicated spa facility with range of services
Luxurious spa with extensive services and a wide range of treatments
Conditions of various features of each property are subject to change due to circumstances beyond the control of Air Canada Vacations. In particular, beach conditions may change suddenly due to weather.For the most up-to-date information, please consult aircanadavacations.com.