Category Archives: Announcements

Caribbean Journal recently released a new video of The Sands at Grace Bay featuring beautiful aerial shots of our Trip Advisor awarded #1 beach in the world — Grace Bay Beach in Turks & Caicos and Caribbean Journal video footage of the entire property that highlights some of the greatest things guests enjoy on their

We are thrilled to share the exciting news that a $4.5 million upgrade and refresh is well underway at the award-winning The Sands at Grace Bay resort and Hemingway’s restaurant! Guests are sure to enjoy the transformation that will take place throughout the resort’s 114 studio and suite guest rooms. Led by interior designer Rose

Thanks to all our guests who participated in our March #SandsSelfie photos – the photos you submitted on our Facebook & Instagram pages were simply outstanding and we loved seeing all your smiling faces! The results of our March #SandsSelfie Turks & Caicos photo contest are finally in –  and we’re excited to announce the

Located on Providenciales’ Grace Bay Beach – recently named the World’s #1 Beach by TripAdvisor’s 2016 Travelers’ Choice Awards – The Sands at Grace Bay is tempting spring and summer travelers with its 4th Night Free offer and reduced low-season rates starting from only $195 per night. Named one of the, “Best Hotels in Turks

2016 Guestroom Refurbishments For Grace Bay Beach Resort The Sands at Grace Bay located on picture perfect Grace Bay Beach is excited to announce its resort-wide enhancement project in 2016! By early 2016, all resort accommodations will have received new luxury bedding collection. In August and September, additional guestroom enhancements and refurbishments will be made

The Sands at Grace Bay is kicking off another #SandsSelfie social media contest for the month of March – where both current and past guests who post a resort “selfie” photo onto the resort’s Facebook or Instagram pages, will be entered to win a future 3-night stay in a luxurious one-bedroom Oceanview suite. The contest

Grace Bay Beach in Providenciales, Turks & Caicos has just been named the World’s #1 Beach by TripAdvisor’s 2016 Travelers’ Choice Awards! Of course, this comes as no surprise to those who have stayed with us at The Sands at Grace Bay and had the opportunity to enjoy our resort’s pristine stretch of Grace Bay Beach during their

The Sands at Grace Bay has unveiled its 2016 Turks and Caicos wedding and romance packages for couples seeking an affordable yet luxurious beach wedding, honeymoon or romantic getaway in one of the Caribbean’s most sought after vacation destinations of Providenciales, Turks & Caicos – named the #1 Island In The World by TripAdvisor’s 2015

Enter for a chance to win a Turks and Caicos trip Stan Hartling, CEO of The Hartling Group – the developers of three award- winning Turks & Caicos properties including The Sands at Grace Bay – is the Honorary Chairperson for this year’s Salvation Army Kettle Drive in Turks & Caicos. The Sands at Grace Bay

Observe Parking Signage from August 26th to September 4th, 2015. The Sands at Grace Bay Caribbean resort will be completing a parking lot resurfacing project between the dates of Wednesday, August 26th through Friday, September 4th, 2015. This project will occur in two phases and signage will direct guests to the section of the parking lot where

Chicago residents will soon enjoy direct flights to Turks and Caicos Islands with the launch of a seasonal, nonstop United Airlines flights from December 19, 2015, through April 30,2016 – just in time for the busy winter travel season. New Flights to Turks and Caicos Scheduled for Saturdays, the Boeing 737-800 will be United Airlines’ first

JetBlue Airways recently announced a new year-round, daily service on a new route between Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport (FLL) and Providenciales International Airport (PLS) in Turks and Caicos. The service is scheduled to begin this November, pending government approval. To celebrate its new major service, JetBlue is currently offering an introductory fare of only $99 each way

With summer just a few weeks away, The Sands at Grace Bay is tempting Turks and Caicos resort for family travelers who are looking for significant resort savings in a leading vacation destination with its reduced low-season rates and 4th Night Free deal, array of family-friendly amenities and its unbeatable location on Providenciales’ world-famous Grace

A new addition to Sands at Grace Bay Awards – TripAdvisor’s family travel site, Family Vacation Critic, has once again named The Sands at Grace Bay a “Family Vacation Critic Favorite” 2015 hotel based on expert and consumer feedback. The resort was also recently named one of the, “Top 10 Caribbean Resorts For Families” by

After receiving over 420 entries, the results of our Winter #SandsSelfie Turks and Caicos contest are finally in – and we are excited to announce the “WINNING” photo submission that will be awarded the grand prize of a gift certificate for a 3-night stay in a luxurious One-Bedroom Oceanview Suite at The Sands at Grace Bay!

The Sands resort is offering a number of spring and summer savings on Grace Bay Beach. The Sands at Grace Bay is tempting spring and summer travelers with its 4th Night Free offer combined with the resort’s reduced low-season rates for stays between May 1st through December 19th, 2015. Guests will also enjoy an array

2 New Romance Deals at The Sands at Grace Bay

The Sands at Grace Bay is offering two new and affordable romance packages in 2015 that feature special touches such as sparkling wine, couples massages, horseback rides along the beach, snorkeling excursions and more – to help couples fall in love all over again in tropical paradise. Our signature romance packages conveniently allow couples to customize

The Sands at Grace Bay has just kicked off a #SandsSelfie social media contest that is taking place now through March 31st – where both current and past guests who post a resort “selfie” photo onto the resort’s Facebook or Instagram pages, will be entered to win a future 3-night stay in a luxurious one-bedroom

The Sands at Grace Bay was named a, “Family Vacation Critic Favorite Hotel” for 2014 based on expert and consumer feedback from TripAdvisor’s family travel site, Family Vacation Critic, as part of the site’s first annual hotel awards. To receive this Family Vacation Critic Favorite designation, hotels must meet the following criteria: the hotel must

The Sands Introduces 2014 Romance Packages

Top Turks & Caicos Resort Unveils 2014 Romance Packages In The Caribbean’s Leading Beach Destination Providenciales, Turks & Caicos (January 13, 2014) – The Sands at Grace Bay is offering two romance packages in 2014 that feature special touches such as sparkling wine, rejuvenating massages and a sunset beach cruise to help couples fall in

Memorable Turks & Caicos Vacation Package Pampers “Expecting” Couples in Paradise Providenciales, Turks & Caicos (December 2013) – The Sands at Grace Bay has partnered with several exceptional local vendors to offer a 2014 Babymoon get-away package featuring special inclusions to help expecting couples relax and cherish quality time together in Turks & Caicos. To

Turks & Caicos Resort Unveils Two Affordable Beach Wedding Packages For Couples To Wed In The Caribbean’s Leading Beach Destination Providenciales, Turks & Caicos (July 2013) – The Sands at Grace Bay, located on Turks & Caicos’ world-famous Grace Bay Beach, is pleased to unveil two intimate and affordable beach wedding packages for the upcoming

Increased Tax Announcement

One Percent Accommodations Tax Increase Takes Effect for Turks and Caicos Islands Hotels and Resorts On July 1st, 2013 Providenciales, Turks & Caicos (March 2013) – Effective on July 1st, 2013, all Turks & Caicos hotels including The Sands at Grace Bay will implement a one percent accommodations tax increase (raising the tax from 11

Hurricane Sandy Misses TCI

With many people breathing a sigh of relief in Turks and Caicos, Hurricane Sandy misses TCI. Hurricane Sandy caused only rain and wind in the Turks and Caicos Islands. Sandy’s path across Jamaica, Cuba, Haiti and the Bahamas left some damage in the Caribbean, but Provo and the Turks and Caicos were fine.

This Fall Receive Your 4th Night Free & Up To Five Days Of Discounted Scuba Diving At The Sands at Grace Bay Resort. Providenciales, Turks & Caicos (September 11, 2012) – The Sands at Grace Bay has partnered with Ocean Vibes Scuba & Watersports Ltd., a leading PADI dive and snorkel facility in Providenciales, to offer a

We are excited to share the news with our guests that several property-wide enhancements are underway (or have already been completed) at The Sands at Grace Bay – just in time for the upcoming busy winter travel season! Our award-winning Hemingway’s Beachfront Restaurant has added an expansive retractable awning that provides our guests with additional

Providenciales, Turks & Caicos (June 10, 2012) – The Sands at Grace Bay resort situated on Providenciales’ world-famous Grace Bay Beach has made several property-wide enhancements that will be completed before the busy winter travel season. The resort’s award-winning Hemingway’s Beachfront Restaurant has added an expansive retractable awning that offers guests additional shade from the sun

Regarding the gastrointestinal illness that was detected in Providenciales in May: all resorts are open and operating normally as well as all tourism related businesses. Reports of the illness have dramatically decreased since it was first reported in May, and there been no new reports of symptoms experienced by travelers on the island since June 10th,