Adventures on the Water to Celebrate World Ocean Day, June 8

Adventures on the Water to Celebrate World Ocean Day, June 8

World Ocean Day is on June 8th, and these hotels are celebrating with various ocean experiences, from sea turtle tracking and sunset sail rides to beach yoga and surfing.

Esperanza, Auberge Resorts Collection | Los Cabos, Mexico

Esperanza, Auberge Resorts Collection is Los Cabos' most iconic luxury resort located within the private Punta Ballena community. Overlooking two private coves with stunning views of Los Cabos' Lands End, the resort boasts 59 casita-style guest rooms and 96 expansive one to four-bedroom residential villas offering guests barefoot luxury infused with the spirit of Baja. The resort features six restaurants, including the signature oceanfront Cocina del Mar restaurant with intimate open-air terraces perched dramatically above the water's edge; The Spa at Esperanza; four breathtaking pools, including an adults-only two-tiered infinity pool and a family pool; tennis courts; access to world-class golf courses and an Auberge Adventures menu of only-in-Cabo land and sea experiences, such as a sunset sail through Cabo Bay, enjoying your fresh catch personally prepared by Chef Alexis, or riding a camel along one of Cabo's most tranquil beaches, making it the perfect destination for summer travelers seeking exhilarating seaside adventures.

Eau Palm Beach Resort & Spa | Palm Beach, Florida

With a name like Eau (pronounced O—French for water) and the Atlantic on the resort’s doorstep, the ocean is a big part of the magic at Eau Palm Beach. One of the hotel’s charity partners, Loggerhead Marinelife Center, focuses on the mission to promote the conservation of ocean ecosystems with a special emphasis on threatened and endangered sea turtles. Guests who stay at the Forbes Five-Star oceanfront retreat, can enjoy luxury accommodations situated right on the Atlantic, delicious dining options and visit the Loggerhead Marinelife Center nearby. The Center features a working sea turtle hospital, viewing tanks, interactive exhibit hall, gift store and admission is always free of charge. Additionally, guests can track the turtle, Eau-Lympia who was rehabilitated with the support of Eau Palm Beach who sponsored the turtle’s recovery and release back into the wild.

Hyatt Regency Huntington Beach | Huntington Beach, California

Nestled on the golden sands of Surf City USA overlooking the Pacific Ocean sits Hyatt Regency Huntington Beach Resort & Spa, a sprawling, Spanish-inspired resort and sun-soaked getaway for families, friends, groups and celebratory events alike. A quintessential Southern California beach destination, the property boasts direct beach access via pedestrian sky bridge (the only hotel in Huntington Beach with this feature) and offers a selection of oceanside activities including classic beach cruiser rentals to ride down the iconic Huntington Beach Pier, surfboard rentals, mermaid classes complete with a tail, fitness classes including Beach Boot Camp, Beach Yoga, Beach Walks and more.

Ponte Vedra Beach Resorts | Ponte Vedra, Florida

Sea turtle nesting season is here, and there’s no better place to see baby sea turtles crawl back to the ocean than on Northeast Florida’s pristine coastline. This summer, travelers are invited to Ponte Vedra Inn & Club and its charming sister property, The Lodge & Club, to indulge in premier accommodations including 64 newly renovated, beachfront guest rooms, world-class dining, and endless amenities and beach activities for the whole family to enjoy, such as surfing, stand-up paddleboarding, kayaking, beach bikes, beach games, and more.

Grace Hotel, Auberge Resorts Collection | Santorini, Greece

A true haven for those seeking both exploration and relaxation, Grace Hotel, Auberge Resorts Collection offers oceanfront accommodations, curated experiences, and dining from a Michelin-starred chef that will leave travelers awe-inspired. With ocean-friendly outings including a private sunset cruise exploring neighboring islands, jet ski safaris, scuba diving the crystal clear waters, or a fishing expedition with traditional methods, opportunities for play and adventure abound. Guests can immerse themselves in the mystical ambiance of Imerovigli, the village believed to hold the key to the Lost City of Atlantis shaped by Euphemus, son of Poseidon. Grace Hotel blends island life with unmatchable luxury and is renowned for its oceanfront vistas, travelers can immerse themselves in the splendor with a delectable meal at the renowned on-property restaurant, Varoulko Santorini, or, indulge in a libation crafted by the esteemed World’s Best Bar, Baba Au Rum, which has an ongoing residency at Grace’s 363 Bar.