Hello there and welcome to Sunshine & Sandals!
At AMBER HOUSLEY, I specialize in designing and styling one-of-a-kind weddings and events for brides, grooms, and clients who desire custom details and exceptional service. In that same spirit, I’ve helped clients book their custom Sandals honeymoons and vacations since 2006.
A few things you should know…
I’ve experienced Sandals first-hand and yes, the Caribbean ocean water really is that blue!
Snorkeling, Golf, Drinks, even Wakeboarding…yes, it’s all included!
I believe everyone should experience a mangosa at Sandals Royal Plantation at least once in their lives
As a Certified Sandals Specialist, there are no costs associated with my service and your Sandals vacation is the same price no matter if you book through me, a large travel website or Sandals.com. I work with fabulous clients from all over the country and we can work via email and phone as necessary. Allow my own personal experiences visiting the Sandals properties help you select the right resort based on your personalities and custom preferences. There are so many wonderful options among the Sandals brand properties and I’m here to help make it more simplified and of course, fun!
Let’s get started today and we’ll have you walking along the white beaches and turquoise waters with a rum punch in hand in no time. Contact me today!
Amber’s Guide to Sandals Resorts
Jamaica : Montego Bay
Sandals’ Montego Bay resort is set along Jamaica’s longest private white-sand beach and offers guests a relaxed but authentic Caribbean experience. This is one of Sandals liveliest resorts, so if you want more of an energetic party scene, look no further. Take a reggae cruise, play with the dolphins, scuba dive, or treat yourself to some spa time – this Sandals resort has it all!
Rates starting at $231 pp/pn
Jamaica : Royal Caribbean
Want a beautiful resort with little travel time? Look no further than Sandals Royal Caribbean resort in Jamaica. Located just a mile from the airport, the Royal Caribbean is considered one of Jamaica’s most alluring retreats, combining British mannerisms with the Caribbean lifestyle. Spend your time in the seven pools or at the private offshore island just minutes away from the resort!
Rates starting at $228 pp/pn
Jamaica : Negril
Sandals Negril is the ultimate beach resort, located on Negril’s famous Seven Mile beach. Every room is steps from the beach, with swim-up suites available as well, so you’re never far from amazing ocean views and gorgeous sunsets. If you’re looking for the ultimate laid-back Jamaican vacation, Negril is the resort for you.
Rates starting at $219 pp/pn
Jamaica : Whitehouse
If you want to stay at an award-winning, all-beachfront resort located in the heart of a 500-acre nature preserve on the South Coast of Jamaica, choose Sandals Whitehouse. The resort offers an ambiance of European cities, all while surrounded by the natural beauty of Jamaica. Every suite is oceanfront, so like Negril, you will have a spectacular view of the ocean.
Rates starting at $239 pp/pn
Jamaica : Grande Riviera
Sandals Grande Riviera combines all that Jamaica has to offer with two resorts in one. Choose to stay beachfront at the Riviera Seaside & Ochi Beach Club, or escape into the mountains at the Riviera Villas and Great House. Enjoy unlimited dining at your choice of 15 restaurants, play a complimentary round of golf at the four star Golf Club, and simply relax by the ocean.
Rates starting at $221 pp/pn
Jamaica : Royal Plantation
Sandals Royal Plantation in Ochos Rios couldn’t be more relaxing or indulgent. This resort is the only Sandals all butler, all suite boutique resort. It’s Old World charm and impeccable service makes it the ultimate getaway, and the brand new Ochi Beach Club is one of the most exclusive in Ochos Rios.
Rates starting at $286 pp/pn
Jamaica : Carlyle
The Sandals Carlyle is the perfect intimate and small getaway. With only 52 suites, this resort offers an intimate beachside inn experience, with the feeling of a traditional bed & breakfast with room service. You’re also just minutes away walking from the exciting downtown of Montego Bay. Whether you’re looking for a social atmosphere or tranquil relaxation, Sandals Carlyle offers what you need.
Rates starting at $155 pp/pn
Bahamas : Royal Bahamian
Voted “Top Spa Resort” by readers of Conde Nast Traveler, Sandals Royal Bahamian is considered to be the most elegant resort in the Bahamas. The Royal Bahamian offers two vacations in one: a sophisticated European resort rich in history, and the Caribbean adventure of an offshore island. Stay in the newly renovated Balmoral Tower with oversized balconies and oceanfront views, or in a private cottage in the Royal Village with butler service.
Rates starting at $261 pp/pn
Bahamas : Emerald Bay
Tucked away within the clear blue water of the Exumas islands, the brand new Sandals Emerald Bay brings luxury to the easy-going vibe of the Bahamian Out Islands. The resort offers an award winning golf course, recognized as one of the most scenic oceanside golf courses in the Caribbean, as well seaside oceanfront villas with butler service.
Rates starting at $270 pp/pn
Antigua : Grande Antigua
Sandals’ Grande Antigua has been voted “World’s Most Romantic Resort” 14 years in a row, so this is the perfect spot for a honeymoon and romance. The resort is set on Antigua’s most famous and best beach and has six pools and five whirpools onsite when a beach break is needed. Grande Antigua is the only Sandals resort in Antigua and offers two stay options: the all-new suites in Mediterranean Village or villas in gardens of Caribbean Grove.
Rates starting at $264 pp/pn
St. Lucia : La Toc
If you’re looking for glamour in your getaway, Sandals La Toc is the perfect spot. The resort is set on a 210 acre estate with it’s own golf course and cliff side suites. Upon you’re arrival you’ll be greeted by a mile long entrance, lined with lush palms. Whether you choose to stay in the new millionaire suites or the luxury rooms, you’ll be surrounded by St. Lucia beauty and treated with the utmost care.
Rates starting at $239 pp/pn
St. Lucia : Grande St. Lucian
Set on a stunning peninsula, Sandals Grande St. Lucian resort sits between the Caribbean Sea and Rodney Bay, considered to be St. Lucia’s most beautiful bay. Fort Rodney, a bluff-top holdout during Britain’s 150-year war with the French, is located at the tip of the peninsula and just a walk away. Almost every room has a water view, and if you want even more luxury, stay in the Rondovals suites.
Rates starting at $261 pp/pn
St. Lucia : Halcyon Beach
This quintessential St. Lucia resort is said to perhaps best capture and define the Carribean. The all inclusive resort is built naturally into the land, with no building higher than the highest palm tree. Halycon Beach is laidback, tranquil and casually elegant, surrounded by the rainforest and volcanoes.
Rates starting at $192 pp/pn