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Oceanaire Bistro

Fantastic and new. Recently renovated restaurant in Salt Cay. Hired a new Chef Enye and it was the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Bob K
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My friend and I took our teenage boys for a week. What an amazing experience, every minute was an... read more

Reviewed May 7, 2018
Karen L
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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 1 week ago 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
1  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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Reviewed March 4, 2018 via mobile

Just got back from Salt Cay. If you want to unwind dive and see whales then you need not look any further. Thus place has great diving and the longest you will spend in a boat is 15 minutes traveling to one of the many...More

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank Bob K
Reviewed June 1, 2017 via mobile

Salt Cay was absolutely perfect for our anniversary. There were zero distractions from one another making it a perfect getaway/adventure for couples. This is not a party island. This is a very quiet, safe, back-to-nature place where you can reconnect with yourself and others in...More

Date of experience: May 2017
6  Thank Chelsea G
Reviewed April 14, 2017

If you want to escape to the most beautiful, undeveloped place on earth, this just might be it. It's certainly the most accessible of this kind--4-hr flight from US/CA plus 1/2-hr jumper. It's also surprisingly affordable, depending on your approach. It's a stunning, private island...More

Date of experience: February 2017
4  Thank sarahyaw72
Reviewed March 16, 2017 via mobile

This really was the most relaxing vacation I've ever had. If you at looking for a quiet remote place, where you can go swimming in turquoise waters, walking in ruins, going for whale watches, or just sitting on your tush relaxing and reading a book;...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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DK1818
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
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Response from 970hillaryw | Reviewed this property |
Porters Island restaurant closed as they retired. They sold the restaurant and the new owners are building a house. So now there are only 2 restaurants on the island. I believe the castaway cottages are still available to... More
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