Packing for a Nicaraguan Beach Vacation at Mukul, an Auberge Resort

Ladies, when packing for a week in Nicaragua, planning for a beach-side adventure is paramount. Whether you seek a perfect scarf to double as a swimsuit cover up or a pair of shades to protect you from the sunshine, we’ve compiled a list of beach essentials and the brands that do them best. In order to ensure you make the most of your trip to Mukul, Auberge Resorts Collection, read our quick packing guide below, with suggestions to keep you calm, cool, and collected during a trip to paradise. 

No. 1 Floppy Beach Hat to Keep You Safe in the Sun

We like to think the sun shines a little brighter in Nicaragua; And at Mukul, you will find unobstructed views of the stunning Emerald Coast, where waves crash calmly against the sand, beckoning you to dive in. During a day at the beach, be sure to pack an extra dose of sunscreen, but most importantly, don’t forget your hat. To sun in ultimate style, we love this J.Crew floppy beach hat, which perfectly protects your face, ears, neck and shoulders.


No. 2 Multi-Purpose Scarf for Day and Night

It’s essential to pack a scarf during your visit to Nicaragua, as you never know when this tiny travel companion will prove convenient. Whether used as a head wrap to keep you cool from the sun or tied around your waist during a departure from your pool-side haven, scarves have a way of molding to your every beach need. Handwoven and hand embroidered, choose from an eclectic selection by MATTER. Opt for a pop of color or keep it monochromatic for a seamless day to night transition. 


No. 3 Pair of Sunglasses for Endless Beach Days

Not all sunglasses are created equal. When frolicking the coastline of Central America’s most beautiful country, you will need a set of polarized shades to keep you protected and squint-free from the sun’s shining rays. Without foregoing style in your search for a luxurious set, browse through the ever-trendy Raen collection. Available for both men and women, these sunglasses ooze a sense of effortlessness, perfect for your Mukul holiday. 



No. 4 Swimsuit Selections for the Emerald Coast

Swimsuits may be the hardest accessory to buy, but they are certainly the most important to ensuring you have a worry-free trip to the beach. Always pack a one-piece for any adventures you plan to join in Nicaragua. This variety aids in keeping you covered for any swift, athletic movements, so you won’t have to worry when you’re running at full speed down the coast to catch a football. Choose from Coco Dune’s variety of one-piece bathing suits. When purchasing from this brand, you can select a few of your favorite pieces to try on at home, eliminating the stress of visiting a busy storefront. For evening out your beach tan, browse the Mara Hoffman brand of bikinis. Offered in a variety of colors and mix-and-match styles, you can get as festive as you would like during your time in Nicaragua. 


No. 5 Dual Sunblock for Face and Body

To keep both your body and face protected from the sun, opt to purchase two separate sunscreens that cater to different needs of your body. From your neck to your toes, lather yourself with Shiseido’s Ultimate Sun Protection Lotion, featuring 50+ SPF protection and a water-activated WetForce technology, allowing the sunscreen to be even more effective when it comes into contact with water. To avoid any irritation to your face, opt to purchase the vegan and chemical-free Tartguard by Tarte. This lotion glides on like silk, and won’t cause any unwanted reactions or redness during your vacation. Whether you aim to lazily drift asleep on a beach towel or opt to get adventurous as you explore Mukul’s beachfront, this sunscreen combination is sure to keep you primed and protected during your visit. 






No. 6 Travel Organizers to Make Packing a Breeze

To put it simply, packing isn’t easy. But there’s good news: You can perfect the art of packing light and well with a few simple tips. The most essential item for a tidy suitcase is a well-constructed set of travel organizer packs. Available in both pebbled and shimmer leather, the travel sets by Cuyana are an essential item in every Mukul-bound suitcase. Made in Argentina and the epitome of functional-chic, stow your travel-sized beach gear and toiletries in the large case, saving the small case for make-up, sunglasses or any other necessities. When not traveling, these convenient cases can also serve as the perfect containers for bathroom and bedroom items.


Worried about the bugs? Don't worry, we have you covered. Bug repellent is provided in every room to ensure your comfort. Wondering how to tote all your beach items down to the sand? Check your closet and find a hand woven bag for your use during your stay.

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