Summertime is here. The weather is warm, kids are out of school and many are preparing to go on vacation. For those who are in the process of planning a vacation, we understand that finding the best accommodations can be overwhelming. We’ve got you covered with a few accommodations that are highly rated and Black-owned. Download our app HERE to discover and review Black-owned businesses near you!
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Salamander Resort & Spa – Middleburg, VA
This luxury property sits on over 340 acres of land in Virginia’s wine country. The resort features gourmet food, beautiful scenery and knowledgeable staff. Guests of the resort can enjoy the local wineries or participate in family-friendly activities on the property. Some of these activities include art classes, horseback riding and swimming in one of their three pools. This country chic getaway is only 40 minutes from the Washington Dulles Airport, making it a perfect escape from city life.
The Moor – New Orleans, LA
Described as an inhabitable installation, this property pays homage to the Moorish people of Africa. The four suites feature Morrocan patterns, statement art and historic relics to immerse guests in Moorish culture. While enjoying culture within their room, guests can also explore the heart of New Orleans during their stay. The property is located on the historic Canal Street where there are plenty of restaurants and shops.
Villa La Maison Michelle – St. James, Barbados
Located on over 10,000 square feet of indoor and outdoor living spaces that look over Barbados’ Platinum Coast, this resort is the perfect Caribbean getaway. The seven-suite villa features an infinity pool, alfresco dining and a spa. Your stay at this resort also includes breakfast, lunch and a chef-prepared dinner. Guests looking to explore the surrounding area of Barbados can enjoy the many nearby attractions. Some of these attractions include scuba diving at Carlisle Bay, exploring Harrison’s Cave and walking through Hunte’s Garden.
Negril Treehouse Resort – Negril, Jamaica
Located on a seven-mile beach in the laid-back island of Jamaica, this resort features over 70 rooms and suites. Guests of the resort can enjoy freshly prepared seafood, watersports, a beach bar and jacuzzis. To provide guests with these amenities and more, the resort’s staff dedicates themselves to providing personalized customer service.
Spice Island Resort – St. Georges, Grenada
This all-inclusive resort is located on the world-famous Grand Anse Beach in Grenada. The resort features various styles of rooms including some that feature outdoor eating areas, private plunge pools and four-poster canopy beds. Outside of the beautiful suites, guests can enjoy yoga, tours of the island, scuba diving and more! There is also a full-day children’s activity program for parents who are looking to get some alone time.