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Seven Stars Resort enhances vacation experiences with tips on what to see and do in Turks & Caicos

Travelers Get Seven Inside Tips on Local Activities and Attractions, Plus Great Savings and Perks


PROVIDENCIALES, Turks & Caicos (June 27, 2013) – Located on Turks and Caicos’ famed Grace Bay Beach, which was recently ranked No. 3 by CNN Travel as one of the best beaches in the world, Seven Stars Resort is now offering travelers tips for enhancing vacation experiences. As service is always top priority, Seven Stars Resort asked its intrepid staff for the inside track on not-to-be-missed local hotspots and attractions to visit when in Turks and Caicos.
“Although many travelers jet to Turks and Caicos to simply soak up the sun, there’s plenty to eat, see, and do in Turks and Caicos, too,” said Claudine Pratt, the resort’s long-standing concierge and Providenciales native. “Whether guests want to enjoy the warm water by taking a dive, tasting the fresh seafood, or exploring the wildlife, there is something for every kind of traveler at the award-winning Seven Stars Resort.”
Seven Stars Resort’s concierge Claudine Pratt provides guests with expert advice on local activities and attractions to visit, explore, and enjoy while at the resort, including:

  1. Partake in Water Sports – The water is calm, crystal blue and warm year-round, which is perfect for enjoying water sports. From sailing and surfing to paddle boarding and kayaking, Seven Stars has numerous options for thrill seekers and first-timers alike.
  2. Dive in – Although there are countless ways to enjoy the Island’s waters, diving and snorkeling is a must-do activity while in Turks and Caicos. With low rainfall and consistent oceanic currents, dive sites surrounding the Turks and Caicos feature some of the clearest blue waters in the world, ideal for exploring the underwater eco-system.
  3. Look out for JoJo the Dolphin – JoJo the bottle-nose dolphin has been a local celebrity in Turks and Caicos for nearly 25 years. Don’t forget to snap a picture of JoJo while at the resort, which has been a favorite activity among countless residents and visitors over the years.
  4. Partake in Water Sports – The water is calm, crystal blue and warm year-round, which is perfect for enjoying water sports. From sailing and surfing to paddle boarding and kayaking, Seven Stars has numerous options for thrill seekers and first-timers alike.
  5. Visit the Conch Farm – The world’s first and only conch farm operates on ten acres of oceanfront property in Providenciales. Travelers who visit the farm can learn about the species as well as the economic impact they have on the country.
  6. Taste Local Offerings – After a delicious meal at the resort’s Seven restaurant or The Deck, stop by the local eatery “da Conch Shack” to enjoy fresh conch prepared in countless ways while dining at beachside pastel-colored picnic tables.  Don’t forget to wash down the meal with a locally-brewed Turks Head beer or save room for ice cream at Giggles, which features dozens of unique house-churned flavors.
  7. Hang out with Iguanas Ideal for animal lovers, don’t miss Iguana Island, one of the most popular attractions on the island of Little Water Cay. Easily accessed by boat, over 2,000 of these miniature dinosaur look-alikes are the only creatures that inhabit this island. 
  8. Witness Glowing Waters – Each month – a few days after the full moon – a phenomenon takes place off the Caicos Banks. Fifteen minutes after sunset, glow worms engage in their illuminating mating rituals, creating a vibrant luminescent green flash that lights up the surrounding waters.  

Turks and Caicos offers travelers a variety of can’t-miss experiences and while on property at Seven Stars Resort, guests can enjoy thrilling activities and an array of unique amenities. The Spa at Seven Stars Resort provides the utmost tranquility to relax and indulge by offering an extensive menu of services to soothe the mind, body and spirit. Furthermore, the resort offers an expansive salt water pool; guest-only private and group boat excursions on the resort’s new watercraft, Lady Tamara; complimentary water sports including Hobie Cats, kayaks, surfboards, snorkeling equipment and pool floats; tennis courts; a kid’s camp; and more.

To experience all this and more in Turks and Caicos, Seven Stars Resort is offering travelers the 30% Off Promotion* offer. With rates starting at $401, book and travel now through July 31, 2013, and enjoy 30% off all room categories and receive a $100 resort credit* on stays of five nights or more. Resort credit can be applied for use at the Spa or in any Seven Stars restaurant.

Named for the seven stars of the storied Pleiades constellation, Seven Stars is an all-suite resort situated at the center of Grace Bay Beach – rated one of the best beaches in the world.  The resort’s suites are among the Island’s most spacious with private balconies, gourmet kitchens and dramatic views. Seven Stars also offers unique and varied dining experiences at Seven restaurant, the poolside Sand Dollar and The Deck, which provides an alfresco experience beachside for lunch, as well as cocktails and tapas during the evening.
Following a year of steady awards and accolades received from some of the industry’s leading and most influential magazines and organizations, Seven Stars Resort continues to surprise and delight guests with the addition of numerous resort enhancements that include a new beachside Jacuzzi; life-size chess board; bocce ball court; expanded fitness center; and the 3,300 sq. ft. expansion of the resort’s popular al fresco dining restaurant, The Deck, which was previously expanded by 3,000 sq. ft. in 2010.

About Seven Stars Grace Bay

Framed by white sand beaches and the marine preserve of Princess Alexandra National Park, Seven Stars Resort embraces the natural environment and beauty of the Turks and Caicos Islands.

Named for the seven stars of the storied Pleiades constellation, Seven Stars is an all-suite resort that sits on 22 acres of manicured grounds at the center of Grace Bay Beach – rated one of the best beaches in the world. The resort's luxuriously appointed junior, one-, two-, three-, and four-bedroom suites, are among the Island's most spacious with private balconies and dramatic views. Offering luxurious comforts, accommodations feature stylish furnishings and gourmet kitchens complete with wine refrigerators and Nespresso machines.

In addition to a best-in-the-world beach experience, Seven Stars Resort features a magnificent salt water pool that serves as its centerpiece. Seven Stars also offers unique and diverse dining experiences. At Seven restaurant, guests will enjoy a fresh and varied menu of breakfast offerings in the morning, and for dinner, an exotic, authentic and Caribbean-inspired menu with artfully prepared dishes. The poolside Sand Dollar, offers a casual, outdoor menu with sandwiches, salads and more for lunch. Beachside, The Deck, provides an alfresco experience for lunch, as well as cocktails and tapas during the evening.

The Spa at Seven Stars Resort provides the utmost tranquility to relax and indulge by offering an extensive menu of services to soothe the mind, body and spirit. Furthermore, Seven Stars Resort offers a fitness center featuring Yoga, Pilates and Body Toning; complimentary water sports including Hobie Cats, kayaks, surfboards, snorkeling equipment and pool floats; tennis courts; and a children's play area.

Seven Stars Resort was recently named "Best All-Suite Resort" in Turks and Caicos by the World Travel Awards in addition to being named to the 2013 Conde Nast Gold List.



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