Punta Gorda

While there are no quality hotels near Punta Gorda, several spectacular villas, all with the same owner, are available for rent near Pollytilly Bight. Brisa del Mar (tel. 843/682-3814; www.villasdelmarroatan.com; $1,800 per week) is a 2-bedroom Balinese-style villa with an infinity pool and tropical chic decor. The larger Fuego del Mar ($2,700 per week) and Mariposa del Mar ($2,700 per week) have similar amenities and sit on bluffs with incredible views of several acres of waterfront. All properties share an on-site spa with a full range of services.

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.