Parrot Cay Resort & Shambhala Retreat

Parrot Cay Resort & Shambhala Retreat

In 2013, Conde Nast Traveler ranked this spot as one of the "World's Best Holiday Hotels," giving it a score of 96.16 out of 100, then in 2014 it was listed on a Top 10 List of Sweet Suites in the Caribbean. Located on a private island in Turks and Caicos, Parrot Cay Resort is an intimate retreat offering a sanctuary of calm and tranquility. With an award-winning spa that features Ayurvedic treatments and an activities program that features yoga classes and Vedic philosophy discussion groups, Parrot Cay Resort is clearly a different kind of resort.

Guests choosing Parrot Cay and Shambhala can look forward to a truly memorable experience, as this 5-star resort is one of the highest quality accommodations in the entire Caribbean. Travelers hoping to keep active will especially enjoy the impressive variety of outdoor possibilities offered here, along with its waterfront location. Providing travelers with a carefree visit in a calm locale is a priority at this seniors-friendly destination.

Located on the island of Parrot Cay, near Sandy Point, Parrot Cay Resort & Shambhala Retreat is a great choice for visitors who are interested in basing their vacation on this beautiful island. If you're curious, the center of Grace Bay is to the south west.


Throughout the property there are a number of private rooms that feature spacious layouts, Balinese furniture, and four-poster beds. Some of the villas have two, three, four, and even five bedrooms.

With 60 rooms, Parrot Cay and Shambhala is a moderate-sized accommodation option. Since it offers a comfortable blend of small-scale service and large-scale features, many vacationers find this property is nicely tailored to their vacation plans.

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An overview of the in-room conveniences available at Parrot Cay Resort & Shambhala Retreat include:

  • Coffee Maker
  • Toilet
  • Television
  • Room Service
  • Bathrobe
  • Air Conditioned
  • Shower
  • Water closet
  • Terrace
  • TV Remote Control
  • In-Room Jacuzzi
  • Bath Tub
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access Port
  • Mini Bar
  • Telephone

If you want to make sure your room will have all the necessities, you can contact the resort by phone to verify it's available in the room you are reserving.

Activities and Amenities

Parrot Cay Resort offers a range of Ayurvedic treatments and therapies for those in need of re-balancing and revitalizing.

To view other general amenties at this location, check the list below:

  • Live Entertainment
  • Kayaking
  • Sailing
  • Exercise Equipment
  • Multilingual
  • Pets Accepted
  • Wind Surfing
  • Courtyard
  • Shuffleboard
  • Playroom
  • Fishing
  • Highspeed Internet
  • Parasailing
  • Scuba Diving
  • Personal Watercraft
  • Snorkeling
  • Horseback Riding

To make sure the particular activities you have in mind are available, don't hesitate to contact the location since these details tend to change. To navigate to our in-depth article about the kinds of activities that Parrot Cay Resort & Shambhala Retreat has to offer, click here.


Guests at Parrot Cay Resort enjoy dining poolside at Lotus. This open-air restaurant serves a range of healthful local specialties and international favorites for lunch and dinner. Get the day started off on the right foot with a healthy breakfast at Terrace restaurant.

Outside of the on-site dining, guests looking to find extra culinary diversity may also be interested in some of the area's other nearby dining selections. Guests here will encounter at least one restaurant within reach. It can be a time-saver to learn about the nearby restaurant, though Parrot Cay and Shambhala does have on-site dining, including COMO Shambhala Cuisine. To find out more about dining in this area, click here.

Guest Services

The guest services -- including the ones listed here -- can help ensure that you have a smooth, stress free vacation in Turks and Caicos.

  • Concierge
  • Housekeeping
  • Complimentary Wake-up Service
  • 24 Hour Front Desk
  • Tour Desk
  • Turndown Service
  • Airport Shuttle
  • Dry Cleaning/Laundry
  • Shops/Commercial Services

This diverse lodging option also has a couple of business amenities, perfect for those who have come here for business or pleasure, or both.

  • Conference Facilities
  • Business Center


Guests will find a fair number of attractions in the vicinity of Parrot Cay and Shambhala. Some of the closest are Wades Green Plantation and Readymoney Gardens. Since this resort is directly on Sandy Point Beach, it is an ideal place for guests who just can't get enough sand and surf. When seeking a different place to relax by the water, there is also nearby Parrot Cay.

One of the nearest areas of interest from the resort is Grace Bay. To get even more out of your stay, have yourself a side trip to a noteable nearby town to see what else the country has to offer.

For our in-depth discussion on what's in the area of the property, click here.

Contact Info

Location: Parrot Cay Drive, Parrot Cay

General: (866) 388-0036

Secondary Phone: (904) 314-4757



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