Most disabilities shouldn't stop anyone from traveling. There are more options and resources out there than ever before. However, in general, the Caribbean is not easy for persons with disabilities. Attractions and sights, for the most part, don't have elevators, ramps, or wheelchair-accessible toilets. Nor are most hotels constructed for accessibility. If you are contemplating a holiday in the sun, consider the islands of Puerto Rico or one of the U.S. Virgins -- St. Thomas, St. Croix, or St. John. As U.S. territories, these islands must abide by the Americans with Disabilities Act. Even so, getting around can be difficult. Transportation is woefully inadequate, and many Caribbean hotels lie in hilly or mountainous regions. However, some resorts have ground-floor bedrooms with wide doors and accessible bathrooms. We've indicated this in the amenities section of the hotel reviews.
Note: This information was accurate when it was published, but can change without notice. Please be sure to confirm all rates and details directly with the companies in question before planning your trip.