There are the vacations where you want to go places, see every sight possible, and do whatever you can to check item after item off your list. And then there are the getaways where you want to arrive at your destination and simply be. These are the trips where you sleep away the morning, start your day mid-afternoon with a cheese plate and wine, and call your swimsuit “clothes.” For these getaways, you want a destination hotel, the kind of place you have no desire to leave because life there is better. The design is high, the views are second to none, and the food and amenities have been obsessively considered. Ahead, find 10 hotels for some of the best lazy days of your life.
The new Little Dix Bay mixes mid-century modern with sustainable luxury without losing sight of why guests come:
the crescent-shaped stretch of sand outside its front door.