Sometimes choosing accommodations near the beach will guarantee that you get the full beach experience.
If all you can think about is the beach, Villa Del Mar is the right spot for you. This property is situated on the coast, so tourists can spend all of their time soaking up the sun if that is what they want to do.
Needless to say, since Villa Del Mar is located right on Grace Bay Beach, sun bathing is one of the main attractions here. 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 travelers who are eager for some variety, there are some additional beaches worth investigating. Click the name of each one in the table to view a detailed discussion:
|Long Bay Beach||1.9||SSE||Bringamosa, Providenciales|
|Blue Haven Beach||2.2||NE||2.2 mi. Northeast of Grace Bay, Providenciales|
|The Bight Beach||2.7||WSW||2.5 mi. West-Southwest of Grace Bay, Providenciales|
|Turtle Tail Beach||2.7||SW||2.7 mi. South-Southwest of Grace Bay, Providenciales|
|Little Water Cay (Iguana Island) Beach||3.3||NE||Little Water Cay|
|Half Moon Bay||3.4||NE||Half Moon Sandbar|
|Turtle Cove Beach||3.6||W||Providenciales|
The nearest one is Long Bay Beach. The main attractions on Providenciales are the beaches with their stunning sands and waters that are perfect for playing in, and Long Bay Beach offers both. Its seclusion, however, is one of the main attractions.
You may also want to visit The Bight Beach which provides a fun, colorful scene of crowds and water activities. 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. This one is two and a half miles west-southwest of the lodgings.
Vacationers who'd like some more information about what's nearby might want to know how many miles the nearby town or city is from their accommodations. Villa Del Mar is located near the center of Grace Bay.
Below are the names of some of the neighborhoods and towns located within a short distance of Villa Del Mar.
|Neptune Court, Providenciales||0.4||SW|
|The Bight, Providenciales||1.9||WSW|
|Turtle Tail, Providenciales||2.9||SW|
|Little Water Cay||3.2||NE|
|Half Moon Sandbar||3.4||NE|
|Five Cays Settlements, Providenciales||5.8||WSW|
|Blue Hills, Providenciales||6.6||W|
Villa Del Mar is an excellent spot for active travelers. There are a good amount of active pursuits to be enjoyed when starting at this lodging. In fact, this region is simply full of places for travelers to explore, including Caicos Heritage House, The Hole, and Caicos Conch Farm. Of the three nearby attractions, the closest is Caicos Heritage House.
Proving that this site has a great location, there are many more attractions nearby, like those named in the following table.
|Caicos Heritage House||Historical Site||1.0||SW||Grace Bay, Providenciales|
|The Hole||Cave||1.4||S||Bringamosa, Providenciales|
|Caicos Conch Farm||Zoo||--||--||2.5 mi. East-Northeast of Grace Bay, Providenciales|
|Cheshire Hall||Historical Site||5.2||W||Five Cays Settlements, Providenciales|
|Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||7.8||WSW||Providenciales|
|Northwest Point National Park||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||11.0||WNW||Providenciales|
|Wades Green Plantation||Historical Site||13.5||NE||North Caicos|
If you're looking for somewhere a little different to visit, Caicos Heritage House might be the right choice for you. 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 you're deciding where to stay, it is sometimes worthwhile to find out about nearby lodging options as a way to get a feel for the region. You'll find lots of additional properties to learn about in the region, as this portion of Providenciales offers guests an exceptional variety of resort and hotel options. Consult the following table to find a complete list of the lodging possibilities available in the surrounding area.
|Ocean Club West||0.1||SW||Grace Bay, Providenciales|
|Caribbean Paradise Inn||0.2||ENE||Grace Bay, Providenciales|
|Windsong Resort||--||--||Grace Bay, Providenciales|
|Ports of Call Resort||0.3||SW||Neptune Court, Providenciales|
|Royal West Indies Resort||0.3||NE||Grace Bay, Providenciales|
|The Regent Grand||0.5||W||Grace Bay, Providenciales|
|Club Med Turkoise||0.5||NE||Grace Bay, Providenciales|
|Villa Renaissance||0.5||W||Grace Bay, Providenciales|
|The Inn at Grace Bay||0.7||W||Grace Bay, Providenciales|
|Le Vele Condominiums||0.7||W||Grace Bay, Providenciales|
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