GRENADA

Written By:  cws-admin February 28, 2017 at 8:11 pm

Grenada is a country in the Caribbean and is home to many nutmeg plantations. It’s also the site of the capital, St. George’s, whose colorful homes, Georgian buildings and early-18th-century Fort George overlook narrow Carenage Harbour.

St. George’s

Many travelers enjoy strolling through the streets of St. Georges to see the brightly colored houses. It is located in Grenada’s southwestern shore. Many say that this is the most beautiful harbor in the Caribbean. Recent travelers recommend people to visit St. George’s marina. There you’ll find plenty of restaurants serving up local cuisine.

Grand Anse Beach

This 2-mile beach is known for its creamy white sands and crystal blue waters. There are many restaurants and shops on site. You can reach the beach by car, minibus, or water taxi. You’re welcome to explore the beach at any time, day or night, and the sands are free of charge.

River Antoine Rum Distillery

grenada destinationsThis rum distillery has been churning out bottles of rum since 1785, making it the oldest functioning water-powered distillery in the Caribbean. Guided tours will lead you through the rum-making process, from the harvesting of sugar cane to the fermentation to the bottling process.

Market Square

When it comes to souvenir shopping, you can’t go wrong with a visit to Market Square. At the market you will find handmade crafts, fresh produce, and, of course, spices.

La Sagesse Nature Center

This former plantation nestled along a private estuary. La Sagesse Nature Center has some of the best bird watching on the island. This region houses unique species as the Caribbean coot, the greenback heron, and the northern Jacuna. La Sagesse has a beautiful beach and numerous hiking trails.

Spice Island Beach Resort

grenada destinationsThis resort offers multiple suite styles, including several that are beachfront and some with private swimming pools and gardens. All rooms include amenities like minibars, televisions with DVD players, iPod docking stations, and coffee makers. There are 2 restaurants onsite and 24 hour room service available. There is a spa that specializes in treatments that use local herbs and spices. The resorts has a fitness center equipped with cardiovascular and weight-training machines. Spice Island offers complimentary outdoor recreational activities like tennis, golf and cycling. Hobie cats, kayaks, paddleboards and snorkeling equipment are also available to use free of charge.

For reservations call:

+1 473-444-4258

Calabash Luxury Boutique Hotel & Spa

All room options feature garden or ocean views, as well as flat-screen TVs with DVD players, iPod docking stations; Elemis bath products and stocked minibars. For larger groups and families, the resort’s estate homes offer two to five bedrooms and large kitchens. The Spa at Calabash features multiple open-air treatment rooms and a variety of massage therapies, body scrubs and facials. Nail and waxing services are also available. The resort’s fitness center is located adjacent to the swimming pool and features a variety of cardiovascular and weight-training equipment.

For reservations call:

+1 473-444-4334

Sandals LaSource Grenada Resort & Spa

This luxurious hotel is the ultimate getaway for adults. No children are allowed. Luxury rooms feature mahogany furnishings, Turkish ivory patika marble floors, flat-screen TVs and, in select rooms, vaulted ceilings. Meanwhile, Club accommodations boast the amenities of the Luxury classrooms, along with the added perk of 24-hour concierge services. Guests at Sandals LaSource Grenada can choose from an array of cuisines at the resort’s 10 restaurants. The spa offers massages, facials, body wraps and scrubs and manicures and pedicures. The 24-hour fitness center at Sandals LaSource Grenada features Life Fitness treadmills, exercise bikes, elliptical trainers, step machines and free weights.

To book a room visit:

http://www.sandals.com/main/grenada/ls-home//

Mount Cinnamon Grenada

Mount Cinnamon’s accommodations consist of one-bedroom hacienda suites, two-bedroom garden suites and one- to three-bedroom villas. Each Hacienda Suite offers a sitting room with a sofa bed, a gourmet kitchen, a washer and dryer and an Adobe-style en-suite bathroom and four-poster bed. Modern amenities include Bose sound systems and cable televisions with DVD players. There are 2 restaurants on site. The Mount Cinnamon Spa combines natural West Indian homeopathic remedies with traditional spa treatments like body wraps and scrubs, facials and massages. The fitness center at Mount Cinnamon features Cybex cardiovascular and weight-training equipment. Available water activities include kayaking, paddle boarding, snorkeling and Hobie Cat sailing. Additionally, there’s a tennis court free of charge to all guests.

For reservations call:

+1 473-439-4400

Coyaba Beach Resort

The resort sits on nearly 6 acres of verdant tropical grounds, with rooms that feature air conditioning, minifridges and private balconies or patios. There are 2 restaurants onsite and room service is available daily from 6:30 am to 10 pm. The spa offers a variety of massages, facials and body treatments, as well as salon services like manicures and pedicures. The fitness center at Coyaba Beach Resort features cardiovascular and weight-training equipment. The hotel offers complimentary tennis, an on-site dive and water sports center.

For reservations call:

+1 473-444-4129

Le Phare Bleu Marina

This marina has 60 berths for yachts up to 100ft long and up to a 15ft draft. There is a customs and immigration office and a fuel station open Monday to Friday for diesel and gasoline. Amenities include laundry, mini mart, lockers, taxi and car rental service, hotel accommodation onsite, and swimming pool with lounge and bar.

For more information call:

1-473-444-2400

L’anse aux Epines, St. Georges, Grenada

This marina has Fuel, gasoline, and engine oil, 24-hour security, Telephone, fax, Internet facilities and photocopying services, free Wi-Fi, Laundry services and facilities, shower and toilet facilities, swimming pool, Tennis court and Volley Ball. Night Entertainment: DJ, Live bands, and movie nights.

To book call:

1-473-444-4449