The Turks and Caicos Islands are located in the British West Indies, lie east of the Bahamas, north of the Dominican Republic and Haiti, and 575 miles southeast of Miami. Turks and Caicos is made up of forty islands and cays, with Providenciales, “Provo” for short, being the most popular. Providenciales resorts are “classy-but-not-flashy”, and are situated along some of the most idyllic beaches in the Caribbean.
Grace Bay, a 12 mile stretch of storybook beach with white sand and warm turquoise Caribbean water, is the center of Providenciales resorts. The Venetian on Grace Bay (http://www.thevenetiangracebay.com or 1-877-277-4793) is located a short 20 minutes from Providenciales International Airport along the award winning Grace Bay Beach. We offer a range of suite sizes, all of which include a comfortably sized kitchen and patio facing the tranquil water.
The Venetian on Grace Bay has suites ranging in size from one bedroom to 3,000 square foot, 3 bedroom suites. We have complimentary bicycles for use. All our suites have wireless internet access, gourmet kitchens with stainless appliances and granite countertops, and expansive oceanfront screened in porches.
Our staff is also ready to help you plan your trip details, all the way from renting your car to stocking your fridge before you arrive. We can also lend a helping hand if you feel like planning some activities around the island.
If you are into water sports, Turks and Caicos is has so much to do, you’ll need multiple vacations to do it all. Within swimming distance from Grace Bay beach and your back door is the world’s third largest coral reef. Snorkelers and divers both can have hours and hours of exploring the reef in the warm clear waters. Want a little bit more of a rush? There are multiple companies offering guided waterskiing, wakeboarding, windsurfing, parasailing and kayaking trips. For the nature lover, Turks and Caicos offers world class bonefishing too. And this isn’t mentioning all the land activities such as caving, hiking, and golf.
If you are more into relaxing and being pampered, Turks and Caicos is home to a plethora of fine dining restaurants with a range of cuisines. The Venetian can even schedule a private chef to serve you an expertly prepared meal the comfort of your suite. The staff can also arrange for an in suite massage. Or if you really want something to brag about when you go home, get a massage on the beach.
Turks and Caicos is a short 90minute flight from Miami. Providenciales is also served by direct flights from many major U.S. cities. All of Turks and Caicos is on Eastern Standard time, the national currency is the U.S. dollar, and everyone speaks English.