10 Fabulous Summer Vacation Hot Spots for Seniors

As baby boomers retire. more destinations become more senior friendly. Here are just a few:

West Palm Beach

West Palm Beach is a top senior-friendly destination. After the snowbirds leave, prices drop and it gets even better. “Early Bird Specials”, “Senior Discounts” and “Off-Season” specials abound, so come and enjoy.

Boca Raton, Florida

Like West Palm Beach, Boca is a great place for seniors to spend the summer. With beautiful beaches, bountiful shopping, fine restaurants and a wide range of accommodations, it’s perfect for summer vacations.

Charleston, South Carolina

Charleston is the most “civilized”, charming city in America. Getting around town by foot or taxi is easy and traffic is never a problem. Charleston has fabulous restaurants, diverse cultural attractions, accommodations ranging from mansions to bed and breakfasts to chain hotels and motels, most offering senior discounts.

West Dennis, Cape Cod

Quiet, beautiful and relaxing … that’s West Dennis. It’s quite unlike Hyannis, Provincetown and other parts of the Cape that are overflowing with college kids, Bostonians and touristst. Check out the Lighthouse Inn with it’s beautiful beach and quaint cottages.

San Diego

San Diego is consistently rated one of the top places to live. It’s also one of the best places for seniors to vacation. The climate is perfect, the beaches are beautiful, the restaurants are fabulous, the shopping is bountiful and the pace is laid back. There are plenty of hotels and resorts offering senior discounts too.


Aruba is the most senior friendly Caribbean island. It never rains. The Westerlies keep the island breezy, yet warm and comfortable. With soft, white sandy beaches, friendly casinos, excellent restaurants plus superb accommodations including luxurious hotels, smaller motels, condos and timeshares, it’s perfect for senior summer vacationing.

Tortola, BVI

Totrola is very beautiful and very British. With incredible beaches, azure waters, great sailing and fishing, informal elegance, excellent restaurants, and fine accommodations offering superb service, it’s a welcome change from other Caribbean islands.

Las Vegas

Star-studded shows, luxurious hotels, great food and of course round-the-clock casino action make Las Vegas a great place for seniors who want an action-packed vacation. Great deals and senior discounts are always available.


With it’s pink sand beaches, azure waters, laid-back elegance and warm hospitality, Bermuda is one destination uniquely suited for seniors. The food is fabulous, the summer weather ideal and getting around the island is easy. Many hotels and resorts offer senior discounts too.

Lake Tahoe

Nestled on the border between California and Las Vegas. Lake Tahoe offers comfortable summer temperatures in the mid to high 70s along with water sports, shopping, fine dining, and of course casino action. There’s plenty of senior discounts too!