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News, Events, and Caribbean Life on South Caicos, Turks & Caicos

Winner Tripadvisor Travelers’ Choice for 2023!

We are thrilled to share the wonderful news that the East Bay Resort, nestled on the captivating South Caicos Islands, has been awarded the highly prestigious Tripadvisor Travelers' Choice Certificate of Excellence for 2023. This incredible recognition is a testament to our commitment to delivering unparalleled experiences to our esteemed guests.Located in a tropical paradise surrounded by pristine beaches and turquoise waters, East Bay Resort offers a haven of luxury and tranquility. Our resort provides a harmonious blend of breathtaking natural beauty, world-class amenities, and personalized service, ensuring an unforgettable stay for every visitor.Winning the Tripadvisor Travelers' Choice Certificate of Excellence is a true honor and a reflection of the hard work and dedication of our entire team. We extend our heartfelt gratitude to our valued guests for their continued support and for sharing their positive experiences on TripAdvisor.We invite travelers from around the world to come and experience the magic of the East Bay Resort on the South Caicos Islands. Immerse yourself in the stunning surroundings, indulge in exquisite cuisine, and create lasting memories at our award-winning resort.

Don’t Miss This Year’s South Caicos Regatta!

We invite you to join us for the 2023 South Caicos Regatta!The fun starts on Thursday, May 25th with the Miss Teen Regatta competition, with things heating up on Friday and Saturday. Enjoy live music, games, parades, cultural activities, donkey races, and of course, the regatta itself.Heralding back to 1966, the inaugural regatta was marked by the historic visit of Queen Elizabeth II and her husband Prince Phillip to South Caicos, arriving on the royal yacht Britannia.See the full list of events, days, and times click here (PDF)It’s sure to be a weekend to remember!

All-Inclusive Package Starting at Only $2,299!

Discover the serene shorelines of South Caicos, where you can bask in the sun, take a refreshing swim, or snorkel to your heart's content.Our all-inclusive package offers a luxurious stay in family-friendly suites, with meals, drinks (excluding top-shelf liquor), and a wide range of activities and amenities for all ages, making it the perfect value for a fun-filled 5-night getaway for two at just $2,299 (Taxes not included). This exclusive deal offers massive savings, as the package is usually $4,245!For food enthusiasts, East Bay Resort offers a delightful culinary experience with Chef NAME's unique take on Caribbean cuisine, crafted from the freshest local ingredients, including succulent seafood like lobster, conch, and fish.Fishing enthusiasts can also enjoy the catch of the day, perfectly grilled to their liking.Explore national parks, nature reserves, and pristine beaches while enjoying the leisure, fun, and all the sun offers promises with the best valued all-inclusive package in Turks and Caicos.

All Vaccine Requirements Lifted for Travel to Turks and Caicos

Good News! With the recent announcement that effective April 1st, 2023, visitors to the Turks and Caicos Islands will no longer be required to be vaccinated for entry. Most COVID-19 restrictions had already been dropped, apart from the requirement that visitors be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 to enter the islands.With the suspension of any vaccination requirement for travel to the Islands, the Turks, and Caicos is now fully open for business.Have a look at our current Special Offers and All-Inclusive Packages and let us help you plan your stay. We look forward to seeing you at East Bay Resort!

South Caicos Whale Watching

One unique feature of South Caicos is the chance to see humpback whales up close and personal. From January to April, these gentle giants make their way to the warm waters of the Caribbean, and South Caicos is one of the best places to witness this spectacular event.There are plenty of opportunities to see humpback whales from the shore, or you can take a boat tour to get a closer look. These tours offer an unforgettable experience, allowing visitors to see the whales breach, tail slap, and blow water from their blowholes. There are few things as beautiful as observing these beautiful creatures in the azure water of the Atlantic.Ask our Front Desk for assistance booking your tour!

South Caicos Escape Room-Only Special – Save 30% in 2023

Starting at only $350, escape to South Caicos and save 30% off your choice of beachfront accommodations when you book a Room-Only stay between now and Aug. 4th, 2023,Our Room-Only rates are a perfect choice for guests on shorter stays wanting to explore options such as à la carte dining. Order exactly what you’re in the mood for, or make the most of our 100% beachfront suites, all of which have full kitchens! Interested in an All-Inclusive experience?  Learn more here.A memorable holiday is guaranteed on historical South Caicos, which boasts many private beaches for quiet relaxation and exploring nearby Admiral Cockburn National Park.Learn More »

Receive a 20% Discount at Ayur Spa

Indulge in the ultimate pampering experience this February and treat yourself to the gift of self-love at our Ayur Spa. Immerse yourself in relaxation as our expert team works their magic to massage away your stress, enhance your natural beauty, and leave you feeling rejuvenated with a luxurious treatment.While the breathtaking scenery of South Caicos calls for outdoor adventures, sometimes it's essential to take a moment to unwind and recharge. Our comprehensive spa menu offers a wide range of services, including massages, facials, body scrubs, and more, designed to transport you to a state of ultimate relaxation.And, as a special treat, book your spa day in advance and receive a 20% discount! Embrace the month of love with a little extra self-care and book your appointment at our Ayur Spa today.

Explore South Caicos in the New Year

South Caicos has abundant wildlife and a varied history. First settled by the indigenous Taino and Lucayan people, the name is derived from the indigenous "Turk's head" cactus and the Lucayan term "caya hico," meaning "string of islands." It became a centre for the salt industry, with large salt pans and a thriving export trade. More recently, South Caicos has become known for its beautiful beaches, wildlife, and excellent diving, attracting visitors from around the world.The island is home to numerous bird species, including flamingos, pelicans, and frigatebirds. The waters around the island are also home to a diverse array of marine life, including a variety of fish, dolphins, and sea turtles.East Bay Resort is at the center of everything, the perfect base for exploring the island. Whether you're interested in learning about the island's history, observing its unique wildlife, or just relaxing on the beach, East Bay Resort is the perfect place to stay.

Happy Holidays from East Bay Resort

Happy holidays from East Bay Resort! We want to extend our warmest wishes to all of our guests. As the year comes to a close, we are grateful for the opportunity to serve you and for your business. We hope you have a wonderful holiday season filled with love, joy, and special memories. If you are planning a trip to South Caicos in the future, we look forward to welcoming you to our beautiful resort and showing you all that the island has to offer. To our past guests, thank you for choosing East Bay Resort; we hope to see you again soon. Happy holidays and best wishes for a fantastic new year!

Save Big This Winter

You've been working hard, and it's time to treat yourself to a rejuvenating vacation in South Caicos. The "Big South" is famed for its fishing, bird life, and diving, and East Bay Resort's secluded beachfront position promises the perfect getaway in paradise.Until December 15th, when you book 7-nights, you'll pay for just 5. If you reserve 5-nights, you pay for 4!We boast the best All-Inclusive Value in Turks and Caicos, proven by our exceptional service, beachfront accommodations, and fantastic amenities guests enjoy with every stay. Enjoy savings on inter-island airfare (for two people max per room) and airport transfers, complimentary room upgrades, unlimited drinks, and free meals, and exciting island activities to keep you entertained.