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Top 10 Clothing Optional Resorts – Exposed!

Our top 10 list of "au naturel" vacations ~ TripAdvisor rated

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Caribbean Clothing Optional Resorts"For travelers, a great vacation is all about escaping," said Michele Perry, vice president of global communications for TripAdvisor. "For most that means escaping the confines of their homes, for others, it is best achieved by escaping the confines of their clothes."

A clothing optional resort isn't necessarily the same as a purist nudist resort that mandates nudity from the moment you check in. If you want to test clothing-optional, an adult-only resort is the perfect fit - pardon the pun. If you're a hard-core nudist, skip to the last resort on the list and get yourself to Orient Beach, St. Maarten.

"Everyone is just there to relax and enjoy the sun and to unwind. I cannot think of a better place to do all of those things."

******************************Desire Jacuzzi and bar

"This was our first trip to a clothing optional hotel. We had no idea we were going to one of the best around for our first experience."


"Watching the stars and moon from the beachside hot tub was one of our most memorable moments."

******************************Living Water Spa, Palm Springs

"If you enjoy a clothing-optional environment where you can just completely let go and relax, this place is perfect."


"A place where you can feel totally comfortable shedding your stress, worries, and cares right along with your clothes."

******************************beachy fun

"Hedo ll is the absolute best place to relax, let your hair down, throw away inhibitions and just have fun!!​"


"The beach is beautiful, crystal clear water that is so warm and calm, and they provide floats so you can float all day in paradise."

******************************Hawksbill Beach, Antigua

"An amazing week! Our room was absolutely perfect, and the choice of 4 beaches was amazing. The nude beach, Eden Beach, wasn't crowded at all ..."


"Staying at Club Orient is as close to heaven as you can get without dying! Nudity feels so natural that even first timers have no problem shedding their clothes."

******************************Be naked and relax

"Overall, it was the most relaxing and romantic week we have ever spent at a resort."

Where are we going first??

We'd love to hear what other clothing optional or naturist destinations you've truly enjoyed. We'd love to hear any new ideas. Drop a comment below and connect with us on Facebook and Twitter.

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