The four remaining couples spend one last night in the fantasy suites before deciding if they are ready to take their relationships to the next level; alumni couples return; the identity of the next bachelor is revealed.
The hopefuls gather at their first cocktail party on the beach; Vinny and Izzy share their first kiss; Jubilee takes Jared on a date; back at the house, one contestant's out of control behavior offends everyone.
A cast member leaves early, insulting Chris Harrison and his castmates as he goes; a new bachelorette takes out a man another woman was hoping to spend time with; two women leave after the rose ceremony.
A newly single bachelor tries for the heart of an unavailable woman; the cast members prepare for a cocktail party; two undecided bachelorettes contemplate their options; two fun-loving couples go on a double date.
The arrival of an infamous bachelorette shocks the remaining cast members; a couple spend the day at a Mexican hospital; a bachelor worries about the presence of his possessive ex and its possible effect on his fledgling relationship.
A bachelor decides to leave after realizing the lack of balance in his relationship; a popular couple show up, hoping to restore everyone's belief in finding love; a date in a temazcal sweat lodge leads to an open discussion.
One bachelorette decides to leave early, resulting in an emotional confrontation; two new faces arrive with a double-date card; the single mother gets away from the house on a date with her man and gets to know who he really is.
One bachelor capitalizes on a new arrival's lack of options; a woman is upset after a cold conversation with a disinterested bachelor; five bachelors hand out roses while one makes a surprising decision; couples go on their final dates.