Quite often, travelers make plans to vacation on Providenciales just for the spectacular beaches that the islands are so well known for.
Luckily, The Somerset On Grace Bay is situated right on the water and sand, so you won't need to go out of your way to enjoy what makes the region so popular.
Needless to say, since The Somerset On Grace Bay is located on Grace Bay Beach, sun bathing 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 are willing to venture off site, there are some additional beaches worth investigating. Click the names below to see more details:
|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||3.1||NE||2.2 mi. Northeast of Grace Bay, Providenciales|
|Thompson Cove Beach||4.0||W||Providenciales|
|Little Water Cay (Iguana Island) Beach||4.2||NE||Little Water Cay|
|Half Moon Bay||4.5||NE||Half Moon Sandbar|
|Five Cays Bay||4.7||WSW||--|
The nearest one is The Bight Beach. 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.
Vacationers who want to know a little bit more about what else is in the area may want to know how far the neighboring town or city is from their location. The Somerset On Grace Bay is located in the western outskirts of Grace Bay.
The table below lists the areas that are closest to The Somerset On Grace Bay:
|Neptune Court, Providenciales||0.8||E|
|The Bight, Providenciales||0.8||SW|
|Turtle Tail, Providenciales||2.0||SSW|
|Little Water Cay||4.1||NE|
|Half Moon Sandbar||4.5||NE|
|Five Cays Settlements, Providenciales||4.7||WSW|
|Blue Hills, Providenciales||5.6||W|
The Somerset On Grace Bay serves as a great place to stay for active visitors. There are many active pursuits to be discovered when exploring near this accommodation. You will find that this area has countless opportunities for exploration, such as Caicos Heritage House, The Hole, and Caicos Conch Farm, to name a few. Of the three nearby attractions, the closest is Caicos Heritage House.
These are just a few of your many options, more of which are listed in the following table.
|Caicos Heritage House||Historical Site||0.2||SE||Grace Bay, Providenciales|
|The Hole||Cave||1.5||SE||Bringamosa, Providenciales|
|Caicos Conch Farm||Zoo||--||--||2.5 mi. East-Northeast of Grace Bay, Providenciales|
|Cheshire Hall||Historical Site||4.1||W||Five Cays Settlements, Providenciales|
|Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||--||--||Providenciales|
|Northwest Point National Park||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||10.3||WNW||Providenciales|
|Wades Green Plantation||Historical Site||14.6||NE||North Caicos|
If you're looking for a chance to see something a little different, Caicos Heritage House might be a good choice. Part of the Turks and Caicos National Museum, the Caicos Heritage House is an authentic replica of what would have been a typical island dwelling in the 1800s. Visitors can explore the grounds of the exhibit and get an idea of what life was like two centuries ago.
When choosing a place to stay, it is often smart to learn about nearby accommodations as a means to get a feel for the surrounding area. You will be able to find lots of additional places to learn about in the region, as this portion of Providenciales offers guests a wide selection of hotels and resorts to choose from. To get additional info on booking options available in the region, see the following table.
|The Palms Turks and Caicos||0.1||W||Grace Bay, Providenciales|
|Sibonne Beach Hotel||0.1||NNW||Grace Bay, Providenciales|
|Alexandra Resort||0.2||W||Grace Bay, Providenciales|
|Sands At Grace Bay||0.2||NE||Grace Bay, Providenciales|
|Gansevoort||--||--||Grace Bay, Providenciales|
|Point Grace||0.4||NE||Grace Bay, Providenciales|
|The Inn at Grace Bay||0.5||NE||Grace Bay, Providenciales|
|Le Vele Condominiums||0.5||NE||Grace Bay, Providenciales|
|Beaches Turks & Caicos Resort & Spa||0.5||SW||The Bight, Providenciales|
|Villa Renaissance||0.6||NE||Grace Bay, Providenciales|
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