Since travel may be off the list for many people this summer, Lebanon offers local summer getaways that could compete with any vacation destination!
No, you’re not dreaming, a place like this does exist in Lebanon. Orchid is a beach lounge, heaven on earth, located in both Batroun and Jiyeh.
Another luxurious beach lounge is Kalani, which has unique villas and serene private resort vibes.
#3 Nanaya Beach Club
El-Heri beaches in the north are renowned for their calm and down to earth vibes and their spectacular view of the picturesque Hamat plateau. For a moment, you’d feel like you’re in a different country!
This color-festive beach in El-Heri was quick to gain popularity since its recent opening. It has a unique beach aesthetic that you won’t find anywhere else.
#5 Rocca Marina
This resort in El-Heri is famous for its summer parties. Push your friends down the slide, challenge each other to jump from the springboard, rent a jet ski and take a tour, or just hang in the infinity pool(s), dance, sing, and enjoy your hookah. You can’t get bored there!
#6 Lazy B
Located on the southern coast in the town of Jiyeh, Lazy B is a tranquil beach resort that’s absolutely worth the trip.
Veer Boutique Hotel & Resort offers a luxurious getaway in the heart of Jounieh-Kaslik, not more than a thirty-minute drive from bustling Beirut. Go ready for a pool party!
Family-friendly resort hotel Miramar is located in North Lebanon. It’s a favorite summertime getaway for residents of Tripoli and neighboring towns. You can go in for a day trip, or even stay a night at the hotel.
#9 Ocean Blue
This Byblos beach resort is what dreams are made of. Clean pools and shores, excellent food, and staff; it doesn’t need to get any better. You can even reserve a beach tent set up for romantic sunset dates.
#10 La Siesta
Located in Khaldeh, it’s unbelievable that this beach resort is only a 10-minute drive out of Beirut. You’ll even catch a glimpse of an airplane as it’s landing.
#11 Damour Beach Resort
Damour is known for its beautiful sandy beach resorts. This is one of the luxurious ones, located just 20 minutes from downtown Beirut.
In addition to its sandy beach, it offers 6 infinity luxurious pools, a fine cuisine restaurant, and a bar for refreshing cocktails.