Lots of travelers choose to vacation on Providenciales because of the sparkling beaches that the islands are known for. If you are a fan of the beach, The Palms Turks and Caicos is the right spot for you. This site is set along the water, so visitors can spend as much time as they like soaking up the sun if they want.
Needless to say, since The Palms Turks and Caicos sits directly on Grace Bay Beach, relaxing on the sand is popular with guests staying at this property. Grace Bay Beach is often considered one of the best in the Caribbean for its perfect blue waters and powdery white sands, and in 2013, TripAdvisor went so far as to name it the second best beach in the world. The beach reclaimed this title in 2014, proving its consistency. For those who want to venture farther away, there are some additional beaches worth investigating. Click on the names below to view our detailed article:
|The Bight Beach||1.5||WSW||2.5 mi. West-Southwest of Grace Bay, Providenciales|
|Turtle Tail Beach||2.0||S||2.7 mi. South-Southwest of Grace Bay, Providenciales|
|Long Bay Beach||2.2||SE||Bringamosa, Providenciales|
|Turtle Cove Beach||2.5||W||Providenciales|
|Blue Haven Beach||3.2||NE||2.2 mi. Northeast of Grace Bay, Providenciales|
|Thompson Cove Beach||4.0||W||Providenciales|
|Little Water Cay (Iguana Island) Beach||4.3||NE||Little Water Cay|
|Half Moon Bay||4.5||NE||Half Moon Sandbar|
|Five Cays Bay||4.7||WSW||--|
The Bight Beach is the closest choice to consider near this property. A popular beach for those outside Grace Bay, the Bight Beach is known for it eclectic mix of secluded and developed area. Some parts of Bight Beach has the sand full of rocks, while others have the sand full of beach chairs.
Stopping over at a town or community close to your resort can add to the enjoyment of your vacation, no matter if you're just exploring the area's hidden attractions, or dining with locals at their authentic restaurants. The Palms Turks and Caicos is located in the western outskirts of Grace Bay.
The table below lists the areas that are closest to The Palms Turks and Caicos:
|The Bight, Providenciales||0.8||SW|
|Neptune Court, Providenciales||0.9||E|
|Turtle Tail, Providenciales||2.0||SSW|
|Little Water Cay||4.2||NE|
|Half Moon Sandbar||4.5||NE|
|Five Cays Settlements, Providenciales||4.6||WSW|
|Blue Hills, Providenciales||5.5||W|
Visitors who want to enjoy plenty of activities during their stay on Providenciales will find that The Palms Turks and Caicos is a good spot to start all their adventures. As a matter of fact, this area has countless opportunities for exploration, like The Hole, Caicos Conch Farm, and Cheshire Hall. The closest of the three is The Hole.
Still more attractions, within the vicinity of the lodging, are listed in the following table.
|The Hole||Cave||1.6||SE||Bringamosa, Providenciales|
|Caicos Conch Farm||Zoo||--||--||2.5 mi. East-Northeast of Grace Bay, Providenciales|
|Cheshire Hall||Historical Site||4.0||W||Five Cays Settlements, Providenciales|
|Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||6.6||WSW||Providenciales|
|Northwest Point National Park||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||10.2||WNW||Providenciales|
|Wades Green Plantation||Historical Site||14.6||NE||North Caicos|
If you're looking for somewhere a little different to visit, The Hole might be what the doctor ordered. The Hole is just that -- a hole in the ground on the island of Providenciales from which visitors are lowered down by rope to swim in the waters of Long Bay. This can be dangerous, so only the adventurous need apply.
When you're choosing a place to stay, it's often a good idea to learn more about nearby lodging possibilities as a way to better understand the surrounding area. Readers can find no shortage of additional properties to think about before coming to a decision, as this section of Providenciales plays host to a terrific variety of resorts and hotels to choose from. The following table provides a list of all the lodging possibilities available nearby.
|The Somerset On Grace Bay||0.1||E||Grace Bay, Providenciales|
|Alexandra Resort||0.1||W||Grace Bay, Providenciales|
|Sibonne Beach Hotel||0.1||N||Grace Bay, Providenciales|
|Sands At Grace Bay||0.3||NE||Grace Bay, Providenciales|
|Gansevoort||0.5||NE||Grace Bay, Providenciales|
|Point Grace||0.5||NE||Grace Bay, Providenciales|
|Beaches Turks & Caicos Resort & Spa||0.5||SW||The Bight, Providenciales|
|The Inn at Grace Bay||0.5||ENE||Grace Bay, Providenciales|
|Le Vele Condominiums||0.5||NE||Grace Bay, Providenciales|
|Villa Renaissance||0.7||ENE||Grace Bay, Providenciales|
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