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Questions of Resorts and All Inclusives

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Questions of Resorts and All Inclusives

I have questions about Resort trips in Caribbean. as i never been to a resort type of trip before. I done one cruise once.

for most of the all inclusive types as most people eat and drink at the resort all the time.

I see that people dress up for dinner, is this mandatory.

as an individual traveller, i prefer casual, dinners, more less all buffet

at resorts are all dinner time, always "dress up? time as in getting something fancy on just to eat dinner, or would there be somewhere causal to eat at , such as buffet option too or pizza parlour etc?

as the dress up dinner thing is more more suited for couples etc.

thanks as i am a beginner in resorts

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1. Re: Questions of Resorts and All Inclusives

There is a wide range of resorts with different styles. From your description, you might look at Grand Pineapple which is casual, buffets for all meals and on a great beach.

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2. Re: Questions of Resorts and All Inclusives

Every resort has its own dining style. Most all inclusives have two or more places to eat for dinner. A buffet is always one of the choices. Other choices range from French where the waiters wear white gloves to casual beach front cafes to a pizza parlor. The 'dress code' is also variable between resorts. In some all inclusive resort dining rooms men are required to wear a coat and tie while at least one resort suggests ladies will be fine if they dine in booty shorts and pasties. Most Jamaican all inclusives are more in the middle and what most people call 'casual' will be fine.

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3. Re: Questions of Resorts and All Inclusives

You will be okay in just about every resort if you have a pair of long pants, a collared shirt and closed shoes such as topsiders, not atheletic shoes. That ia about as formal as it gets. Some rare restaurants require a jacket, but often have spares.

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