The official start of summer is still a few weeks away, but that doesn’t mean you can’t start thinking about how you’re going to spend your vacation in the upcoming months.
Summertime often conjures up images of swimming, catching some rays or enjoying any activity that takes you outside. And there’s no better time to enjoy the natural outdoor beauty than during your summer vacation stay at any Starwood Vacation Network villa resort.
According to the April Owner’s poll, 32 percent of you agreed that playing on the beach is the number one outdoor activity for a summer trip, while swimming in the resort pool came in close second with 31 percent of the vote. We took your favorite activities, added a few more to the mix, and put together seven great ideas for your summer vacation.
So pack your sunscreen and get ready to head out to the great outdoors.
“This is our 15-month-old daughter enjoying her first walk on the beach and the feel of the ocean water on her feet. She loved it!”
—Owner Mark S.
“Enjoying the pool with my newest addition to our ever growing family and happy we have the room for him everywhere we go.”
— Owner David O.
“On a hike through the lush area of Steamboat Springs the landscape dramatically changed. The air became drier and the environment felt more plains like, even though we were in the Rocky Mountains. Hopefully, this picture captures the magnificence awaiting you on a trip to Steamboat in the summer.”
— Owner Zachary L.
“My husband and I spent a week in Arizona. We had a wonderful time all around the resort and decided to take a drive to the Grand Canyon. It was the most amazing thing we have both ever seen.”
— Owner Crystal N.
“One of our favorite activities at The Westin St. John Resort & Villas is the sunset sail on a catamaran.”
— Owner Terry L.
“While in Scottsdale took a day trip to Sedona and rented jeeps for the day which was absolutely gorgeous and we were all in agreeance we had the best time of our trip being surrounded with such beauty.”
— Owner Susan W.
“My two children together in St. John, USVI. They had tons of fun together while enjoying the true beauty of the island.”
— Owner John E.