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Whale Watch

Outstanding whale watch. Snorkeling with the whales. It doesn't get much better than that. Marine... read more

Reviewed February 17, 2019
Ellen H
Great Addition to Salt Cay

First time to Oceanaire Bistro since it opened under new ownership. The food was very tasty and... read more

Reviewed January 15, 2019
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This island was once the site of a booming salt industry; now it's noted for its quaint seaside towns.
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Reviewed February 20, 2019

Following the two disastrous hurricanes of 2017, most private owners have restored their properties but - since the TCI government has done little - the island infrastructure is badly damaged. Tradewinds is the only functional commercial accommodation (check AirBnB for alternatives), four part-time restaurants, four...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed February 17, 2019

Outstanding whale watch. Snorkeling with the whales. It doesn't get much better than that. Marine biologist on board to answer questions and a fountain of knowledge A msuty if oyu are visting Salt Cay

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Ellen H
Reviewed January 15, 2019 via mobile

First time to Oceanaire Bistro since it opened under new ownership. The food was very tasty and the vibe good. I wish the new owners the very best in their new endeavor.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Landlock47
Reviewed December 29, 2018 via mobile

My family had dinner twice at this recently opened restaurant - great snapper and grouper and home made mint choc chip ice cream. Two vegetarians happy with lots of fresh vegetable pasta. Ask to see the view from the tower and enjoy a rum punch!...More

Date of experience: December 2018
2  Thank gaenorm
Reviewed November 30, 2018 via mobile

Fantastic and new. Recently renovated restaurant in Salt Cay. Hired a new Chef Enye and it was the best fried conch on any of the islands. Gorgeous new dining facilities overlooking salt Salinas. Great bar with lots of new drinks. The Oceanaire specialty drink was...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Bob K
Reviewed May 7, 2018

My friend and I took our teenage boys for a week. What an amazing experience, every minute was an adventure. The Island is very rural and has more animals than people, I called it the "Galapagos of the Caribbean", wild donkeys, cows, iguanas, roosters, hermit...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank Karen L
Reviewed April 13, 2018 via mobile

Salt Cay offers a different Caribbean experience than most people are used to. There are no resorts, only cottages and apartments for rent, and only a couple of restaurants and shops on this small island. It is a tight-knit community of Belongers and expats. People...More

Date of experience: March 2018
2  Thank Unelma333
Reviewed April 5, 2018

Our visit to Salt Cay began aboard a six-seat plane flying that gave us a bird's eye view of this little, triangular island. The airport is a simple landing strip and a small, bright yellow building. Our luggage was piled onto golf carts and we...More

Date of experience: April 2018
2  Thank JiffMan
Reviewed March 14, 2018

This was my third trip to Salt Cay over 18 years. I've previously gone for hopeful whale watching on day trips and wanted more than a few hours 'spotting' – our 2 weeks stay didn’t disappoint! But it wasn't just the numerous magnificent humpback whale...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank ebgascoyne
Reviewed March 11, 2018 via mobile

Secluded island. Snorkeling and diving are what most people come for. Many winter residents. Come and enjoy a laidback vacation or winter.

Date of experience: March 2018
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Mark H
March 25, 2019|
Response from Landlock47 | Reviewed this property |
InterCaribbean flies to Salt Cay Monday, Wednesday & Friday.
March 10, 2018|
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Response from Bob K | Reviewed this property |
There are flights from Provo to salt Cay via caicos express takes only 30-45 minutes