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Exclusive Sneak Peak…Multi-Million Dollar Resort and Restaurant Upgrades!

sands-reno-1We 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 Kelly of Inter Décor, updates will include new furnishings evoking a casual-modern style and inspired modern-abstract artwork showcasing coastal Caribbean colors, plus custom-made patio furniture by Asmayda Furniture Group of Miami and a new luxury bedding collection designed by Atlantic Hospitality.picture5

Enriching the resort at virtually every turn, the refresh will include new patio furniture, drapes and sheers, sofa sleepers and arm chairs, bar stools, and new lighting in living room, dining room and kitchen areas of all suites and studios. Plus, furniture hand-crafters have been commissioned to update the property’s desks, tables, and dining room furnishings to complete the overall new look of the resort’s accommodations. Once completed, the resort’s studios and suites, will offer an even more luxurious appeal with all the comforts of home.

Hemingway’s restaurant is also cooking-up some tantalizing new treats! Guests can look forward to enjoying their favorite dishes at Hemingway’s and to trying out some inspired new recipes from Chef Alix that will be offered seasonally. Vast enhancements to the restaurant’s facilities and a kitchen expansion to support the ever-increasing popularity of Hemingway’s will have guests enjoying an even greater dining experience at this award-winning culinary destination.

We invite you to be part of the excitement this fall at The Sands situated along the 2016 TripAdvisor Voted World’s Best Beach – Grace Bay Beach.

Book now for fall to stay 3 nights and get the 4th night FREE and get ready to have an even more outstanding vacation with us!

Turks Caicos Information

Best Turks and Caicos Food and Drink Instagram Snaps

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Turks and Caicos Food Photos

The island of Providenciales in the Turks and Caicos is a truly cultural crossroads. One of the benefits of this cross-pollination is fantastic food.

Provo is blessed a variety of restaurants and open-air lounges offering everything from classic Caribbean drinks to fusion cuisine.

To give you an idea of what to expect we have searched Instagram for what Instagram does best: beautiful pictures of food and eating out.


The Mojito

The mojito is a traditional Cuban highball that includes five key ingredients: white rum, sugar, lime juice, sparkling water, and mint.

Outdoor Dining

Coco Bistro is one of the more popular restaurants on the island. Delicious cuisine is combined with open-air dining and an elegant atmosphere.

Boogaloos also offers spectacurlar outdoor dining.

Da Conch Shack

If you’re looking for truly authentic island cuisine, check out Da Conch Shack on Blue Hills Road. This restaurant is consistently featured in international magazines, and is a great place to eat crab cakes and, of course, the signature conch dishes that are an integral part of island cuisine.

Plantain Fries

And of course conch fritters must not be missed when visiting Turks and Caicos.


If you want to try authentic Turks and Caicos food, just like the locals eat, you need to make sure you make it to the Thursday Night Fish Fry:

Of course, you never need to leave the Sands resort to get a taste of authentic local cuisine. Here is Hemingway’s take on conch fritters:

Free with every meal on Providenciales? A spectacular view of the beautiful Caribbean.

Fish Tacos

Of course, fish tacos must also not be missed when visiting Providenciales.

Jerk Chicken

Spicy jerk-style food should also not be missed while you’re in the Turks and Caicos:

Beautiful Fish Dishes

We’re also on an island, surrounded by the sea, so make sure you try some tuna tataki while you’re here.

Remember to Admire the View

Kalookis is another beachfront restaurant on Providenciales with amazing food.

Saying Good-bye…

It’s a bittersweet feeling, but the view from the plane as your depart our beautiful island is…

…simply incredible.