Resort Town Towns which are resorts — or where tourism or vacationing is a major part of thelocal activity — are sometimes called resort towns.
Resort TownSeaside resortsSeaside resorts are located on a coast. In the UnitedKingdom, many seaside towns have turned to otherentertainment industries, and some of them have a good deal ofnightlife.Ski resortsIn Europe and North America, ski resorts are towns and villagesin ski areas, with support services for skiing such as hotelsand chalets, equipment rental, ski schools and ski lifts to access
Self-contained resortsCommercial establishment which attempts to provide for most of a vacationers wants whileremaining on the premises, such as food, drink, lodging, sports, entertainment, and shopping.
Self-contained resortsDestination resortIs a resort that contains, in and of itself, the necessary guestattraction capabilities—that is to say that a destination resort doesnot need to be near a destination (town, historic site, theme park,or other) to attract its publicAll-inclusive resortAn all-inclusive resort charges a fixed price that includes most orall items. At a minimum, most inclusive resorts include lodging,unlimited food, drink, sports activities, and entertainment for thefixed price
Recreational resortsA spa resort is a short term residential/lodgingfacility with the primary purpose of providingindividual services for spa-goers to develophealthy habits.A megaresort is a type of destinationresort which is of an exceptionally largesize, such as those along the Las Vegas Strip.In Singapore an integrated resort is aeuphemism for a casino-based destinationresort.A holiday village is a type of self-contained resortin Europe, where the accommodation isgenerally in villas.A famous historic resort of the ancient worldwas Baiae, Italy, popular over 2,000 years ago.