Awards & recognition

Grace Bay Once Again Named World’s No. 1 Beach

With soft sparkling sand and crystal clear waters, beautiful Grace Bay Beach just received top recognition. TripAdvisor once again named Grace Bay as the No. 1 Beach in the World. This award recognizes the very best in travel, based on the unbiased reviews from TripAdvisor users. This pristine Turks & Caicos beach is located on the north shore of Providenciales, where you’ll find many things to see and do. Whether you’re seeking family fun or a romantic getaway, picturesque Grace Bay offers the opportunity to enjoy the greatest gift of all — treasured time together. And, despite Grace Bay’s international acclaim, it always feels like an uncrowded paradise. We look forward to welcoming you soon to experience this tranquil setting on the World’s No. 1 Beach!

Resort news

What Guests are Saying

Great news! We are excited to share that The Somerset on Grace Bay is now Providenciales’s No. 2 hotel on TripAdvisor, the world’s largest travel site. We love receiving guest feedback to hear about our recent visitor’s experiences and most treasured times. In addition, we strive for perfection and are continuously seeking ways to enhance the vacation experience. Therefore, we sincerely appreciate suggestions and take them seriously. Our boutique resort has received 692 reviews. Below are some of the most recent highlights!

Awards & recognition

World’s Best Beach

Whether you’re seeking a romantic getaway or family vacation, our Turks & Caicos resort has an ideal island setting that has just received top recognition! Voted by TripAdvisor travelers, Grace Bay is now the #1 Beach in the World. This award recognizes the very best in travel, based on the unbiased reviews from TripAdvisor users. Whether you’re seeking a new adventure or relaxing day on the beach, Providenciales truly does offer it all. With a variety of water sports like diving, snorkeling or kite-sailing, accessibility is convenient and the setting is spectacular. Or, simply sip on a tropical cocktail as you unwind on our beach’s soft white sand and admire the sparkling turquoise water. We also have great news to share about our intimate resort! Thanks to our wonderful guests’ support, The Somerset is now ranked No. 8 among the 43 Providenciales hotels on TripAdvisor. With more than 500 guest reviews,…

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An Eco-Friendly Vacation at The Somerset

The Somerset on Grace Bay has been honored with the Silver GreenLeaders award by TripAdvisor. While The Somerset blends luxury with elegance, our intimate 5-star resort is also proud to promote sustainability and energy-saving initiatives. Green Initiatives Here are some of the ways we are “going green” at The Somerset. Linen reuse program Heating temperature set to save energy Air conditioning temperature set to save energy Energy efficient windows Energy use tracking An eco-friendly vacation starts at The Somerset, and we are thrilled to help protect the environment.

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2015 Family Vacation Critic Favorite Hotel

  We are honored to share that The Somerset on Grace Bay has been named a 2015 Family Vacation Critic Favorite Hotel in the second annual hotel awards by Family Vacation Critic. Family Vacation Critic, TripAdvisor’s family travel site, features family-tested, family approved hotels from around the world to help families find the perfect destination for everyone- from tots to teens! Family Vacation Critic even rates surrounding attractions and restaurants in Turks and Caicos to better help you plan your vacation. “These winners represent hotels that truly excel as family-friendly properties,” explains Lissa Poirot, editor-in-chief of Family Vacation Critic. To qualify for the award, hotels must have been recommended by at least 75% of families. In addition, they must have received a rating of 4+ from both the editorial staff and families. We are delighted to have made the “favorite” list for the second year in a row and be recognized among six Turks and Caicos resorts. Treasure hunts,…

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Providenciales is the #1 Island

Earlier this year, TripAdvisor travelers voted Grace Bay beach as one of the top beaches in the Caribbean. Now, the world’s largest travel review site has once again recognized Turks and Caicos, naming Providenciales the best Island in the world! With plenty of air access and so many different activities to choose from, its no wonder travelers keep falling in love with our island over and over. “The diving and snorkeling in Providenciales is as convenient as it is stunning, thanks to miles of coral reef that’s easily accessible from the shore. The upscale resorts and captivating beachscapes of Grace Bay make it a popular choice for waterfront escapes.” We look forward to welcoming you and sharing our piece of paradise with you in the near future!

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TripAdvisor ♥ Grace Bay Beach

Of the sun-drenched, sand-filled destinations for travelers worldwide to explore, the beautiful Grace Bay beach on Providenciales is a fan favorite throughout the Caribbean. TripAdvisor just announced their 2015 Travelers’ Choice Awards for World’s Best Beaches, and Grace Bay is the #1 beach in the Caribbean and the #2 beach in the world! TripAdvisor travelers say it themselves … “Unbelievably clear, clean water with hundreds of shades of blues and greens and white sugar sand beaches—ahhhhh!” We hope to see you soon and help you create treasured times in paradise.