- Australian and New Zealand among the the top nudist holiday hot spots
- Those wanting to let it all hang out can enjoy a vacation in secluded locales
- Nudioke (nude karaoke) and bare BBQs are among some of the activities on offer
- Here, FEMAIL rounds up best, and naughtiest, places in the world to 'nakation'
Published: 23:26 EST, 1 January 2018 | Updated: 10:06 EST, 2 January 2018
Enjoying a vacation without clothes, or 'nakationing' is the most 'natural' way in the world to enjoy a holiday - and it seems more people agree with this than ever before.
While romping on a beach or enjoying a luxury resort naked isn't for everyone, there are plenty who embrace the lifestyle and the fad is rapidly rising in popularity.
From nude karaoke to bare barbeques - here FEMAIL takes a look at the kinky hotels and resorts people are staying at as the 'nakation' becomes one of the hottest holiday trends of 2018.
Enjoying a holiday without clothing: 'Nakationing' or nude vacation is becoming an increasingly popular way to enjoy a break
1. KATI KATI NATURIST PARK - NEW ZEALAND
The Kati Kati Naturist Park has been billed as New Zealand's most 'upscale naturist resort', according to Trip Savvy.
Set among lush greenery, the park offers a safe and secluded spot for those wishing to embrace a naturist lifestyle.
The park's website states clothing in non-optional, with guests 'expected to go clothes-free whenever the weather is suitable'.
Those looking for a little light-hearted fun after the sun goes down can also take part in the park's world-renowned nudieoke (nude karaoke).
At home among nature: New Zealand nakation holiday destination Kati Kati Naturist Park has a non-negotiable no clothes policy
Visitors to New Zealand's most upscale park can enjoy a range of activities during their stay including nudieoke - nude karaoke
2. HERITAGE AUSTRALIA CLUB - SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA
The NSW-based Heritage Australia Club bills itself as Australia's oldest nudist club in operation.
The retreat, set among 25 hectares of native bush, was established in 1949 for all Australians wanting to enjoy a lifestyle unrestricted by clothes.
According to the club's website, those holidaying at the site can expect to enjoy 'lovely summer days filled with rest and play, lots of walks and swims and some dancing going on till late in the night'.
In true Aussie tradition, there's also regular (bare) barbequeing - though members are cautioned to take care when cooking naked over an open flame.
The Sydney-based nudist retreat is one of Australia's most established clubs. It's been in operation since 1949
3. HEDONISM II - JAMAICA
Stepping away from the more tame end of the scale is the aptly named luxury resort Hedonism II.
A survey by travel website Trivago revealed it's on the list of the most popular places in the world to nakation, as revealed by traveller hotel bookings.
Earning itself a 6/10 rating on the raunchiest scale is Hedonism II, a four-star resort on the island of Jamaica that offers luxury nakationing at it's best.
Hedonism II is among the top 'adults-only' hotels
The aptly-named Hedonism II in Jamaica earned itself a 6/10 rating on the raunchy scale as revealed by traveller website Trivago
The nude nakationer can enjoy a private nude beach while away the hours poolside
With 280 luxury suites on offer, the facility also includes an outdoor swimming pool, private nude beach and nightly adult-themed entertainment.
For the more adventurous, there's also the 'Romping Shop' - a playroom that offers couples and singles an intimate mingling experience.
Hedonism II is a four-star resort offering the best in luxury nakationing
4. HIDDEN BEACH RESORT - AU NATUREL CLUB - MEXICO
Keeping things spicy with a 7/10 raunchy rating is Mexico's Hidden Beach Resort - Au Naturel Club.
The five-star resort, set on a white sandy stretch of pristine Cancun beach, not only offers a dedicated luxury vacation experience, it's also a nudist haven.
Guests enjoying a relaxing stay at the Hidden Beach Resort can partake in nudist dining, nude bars, and dance the night away in a nude disco.
Mexico's Hidden Beach Resort - Au Naturel Club set on a pristine stretch of Cancun beach bills itself as a nudist haven
5. DESIRE RIVIERA MAYA RESORT - MEXICO
Clearly, Mexico is the place you want to go if you're after a slightly more saucy holiday.
Desire Riviera Maya Resort, which comes in at 8/10 on Trivago raunchiest scale, invites couples, and like-minded guests, to enjoy 'a world of erotic pleasure'.
In addition to four-person jacuzzis, the facility features gourmet restaurants featuring erotically-themed food and a spa menu with a 'fantasy' menu.
Desire Riviera Maya Resort in Mexico turns up the heat with the offer of a four-person jacuzzi
6. HOTEL MONTMARTRE MON AMOUR - FRANCE
Paris has long been called the city of love and romance.
The aptly-named Hotel Montmartre Mon Amour - which bills itself as 'an ode to famous lovers' - offers its guests a sensual and romantic experience like no other.
Located in the famous Montmartre district, the hotel rubs shoulders with iconic bars, restaurants and of course the once-scandalous Moulin Rouge cabaret club - home to the infamous can-can.
Although guests can't be nude around the hotel itself, the four-star boutique showcases passion in a unique way and featuring rooms complete with frescoes of famous lovers.
Indulge your romantic side until your heart's content and lavish your love with rose petals, champagne on ice, and a steamy in-room massage.
Love and romance: The Hotel Montmarte mon Amour in Paris is the perfect getaway for lovers wanting to indulge
The four-star boutique in the heart of Paris showcases passion in a unique French way
7. TURTLE COVE BEACH RESORT - AUSTRALIA
For a raunchy resort a little closer to home, Turtle Cove Beach Resort in Cairns is a resort for LGBT visitors seeking adult-only experiences.
The secluded haven sits nestled between the Daintree rain forest and the Great Barrier reef.
It's not strictly naturist and offers guests the option to wear clothing if they so choose.
As well as offering a prime location to enjoy a more sensual holiday, the resort also bills itself as a same-sex wedding destination.
Turtle Cove Beach Resort is a resort for LGBT visitors seeking adult-only experiences.
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8. DESIRE PEARL - MEXICO
Topping the list of Trivago's kinkiest places to stay is Desire Pearl, Puerto Morelos, Mexico.
Rated a raunchy 9/10, Desire Pearl is a luxury fantasy resort that offers the very best in adult-themed entertainment.
Guests checking in can expect to find themselves surrounded by an abundance of choices - there's a special 'fantasy menu' that specifically caters to erotic desires.
Desire Pearl in Mexico is rated 9/10 on Trivago's scales of sauciest places to stay
The luxury resort offers the very best in adult-themed entertainment and guests can choose their pleasure from a special fantasy menu
Naughty nakationers can pick from having a professional videographer film them in the bedroom to a frolic with 'food play' featuring edible delights such as liquid chocolate, strawberries and whipped cream.
For those who really like to spice things up, there's the 'play room' - a space where guests can enjoy intimate time with other guests using a love bed, swing and sensual kit.
According to the resort's site: 'This clothing-optional environment will take you on a journey beyond the limits of pleasure.'
From the sounds of it, this luxury vacation resort has well and truly earned it's place at the top of the list.
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