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Carib Sands Beach Resort

193 Bert Marson Drive Southside, KY2-2101 Cayman Brac
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#3 of 3 hotels in Cayman Brac
"Laid Back on the Brac" is our trademark. Carib Sands Beach Resort a vacationer's dream, safe, quiet, relaxing and welcoming surroundings are all here. The only thing that is missing is you! Direct flights from Miami on Saturday's get you here by 1:00 p.m. so you have the rest of the day to lay around the pool, beachcomb, swing in a hammock, or sit out on your patio, enjoy a good book or choose to have a massage in your own condo or out on the second floor of the dock. So pack up the family, or your favorite person and come on down to the greatest piece of paradise on Cayman Brac.
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Kelly G wrote a review Feb 2020
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Perfect Christmas/New Year's trip to Carib Sands -- a well-maintained 3 bldg condo complex w/ individual owners (so each unit is different). The managers (esp. Jessica) went above & beyond w/ advice, help getting rental car (necessary), shopping (they stocked our unit) & even a ride. The pool & beach area were clean, w/ plenty of chairs & nice landscaping. They have bikes for use. There is a pier & 2 story dock used by dive boats (Scuba Shack) & fishing charters. We dove w/ both Scuba Shack & Reef Divers from the Beach Resort (1/2 mile away) -- both excellent. The charters clean their catch at the dock, which attracted tarpons, sharks, turtles & rays -- great to watch at sunset. We had a 2 bedroom, 2 bath unit on the 3rd floor in the oldest building (unit 316), which is perpendicular to the beach (providing relief from full afternoon sun), but with unobstructed ocean views over the pool. The 2 newer bldgs (oceanfront) have full sun, altho the newest has covered decks. We had a cathedral ceiling w/ a large loft 2nd bedroom. The furnishings & appliances in our unit were dated, but serviceable. Other units had newer furnishings, so ask what’s available. We had 2 smart TVs that streamed Netflix, etc, since Cayman Brac does not have good cable service. The wi-fi signal was good -- even at the pool. We saw few other guests. Best food: Reef Resort bar; best snorkeling: Buccaneer Reef (10 minutes drive); best non-diving time: ocean cave rappel/climb w/ Rock Iguana (highly recommend).
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Date of stay: January 2020
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Nancy B wrote a review Feb 2020
Sorrento, Florida108 contributions20 helpful votes
Great one bedroom condo with porch looking out at the ocean. Dock close by for diver pick up. Kitchen has a fridge, dishwasher and oven with overhead microwave, plate and utensils provided. Walking distance to two eateries and at least one dive shop.
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Date of stay: February 2020Trip type: Traveled as a couple
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Fearless568773 wrote a review Mar 2019
3 contributions2 helpful votes
Overall, this is a nice place to stay. The pool area is well kept and the dock to the swinging hammocks is restful. However, we rented two units and had totally different experiences. The units must be individually owned so one was great, while the other left a lot to be desired. Not sure how you can make sure to get a good unit when booking, but my advice would be to check out the actual room where you will be staying. It's a lot of money if you only get a mediocre unit.
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Date of stay: March 2019
Trip type: Traveled with family
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Response from Carib_Sands, Manager at Carib Sands Beach Resort
Responded Mar 29, 2019
Thank you so much for giving us a review. I am glad you enjoyed our property while you were here this month. You are correct when you said the condo's are individually owned. As manager of the property I sometimes have a difficult time relaying the need to upgrade their condo's. However since your review, I have sent a copy to the owner. I appreciate the time you took to write this review, and we were happy to meet you and your family while you visited Cayman Brac.
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TravelFar_10 wrote a review Jul 2018
Brentwood, United Kingdom10 contributions12 helpful votes
We spent 11 relaxing and peaceful days at this wonderful resort. We had a one bedroom, self-catering, ground floor apartment that was very comfortable and well decorated and maintained. The resort has a lovely pool and wooden pier with hammocks from where the Brac Scuba Shack picked you up. The resort arranged for our car rental at the airport which is essential to get around the island as Cayman Brac is so quiet and unspoilt. The kitchen was very well equipped but if you wanted a break from cooking for yourself you can walk next door to the Captain’s Table or drive half a mile up the road to the Cayman Brac Beach Resort to get a good meal. We loved the tranquillity of Cayman Brac and the resort and were sad to leave.
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Date of stay: June 2018
Trip type: Traveled with family
Bob B wrote a review Jun 2018
13 contributions9 helpful votes
Great accommodations! We booked through Kathy who could not have been more helpful. Arrived on the 6pm Cayman Air flight and she had someone there to give you a key and answer any questions. Wonderful two bedroom ocean view condo with great amenities. If you are diving with Brac Scuba Shack it is a 1 minute walk down to the boat at the Carib Sands dock for spectacular diving.
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Date of stay: June 2018
Trip type: Traveled with friends
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Frequently Asked Questions about Carib Sands Beach Resort
Which popular attractions are close to Carib Sands Beach Resort?
Nearby attractions include Cayman Brac Museum (3.2 miles), Skull Cave (4.3 miles), and Long Beach (0.7 miles).
What are some of the property amenities at Carib Sands Beach Resort?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, a pool, and an on-site restaurant.
Which room amenities are available at Carib Sands Beach Resort?
Top room amenities include a kitchenette, air conditioning, and a refrigerator.
What food & drink options are available at Carib Sands Beach Resort?
Guests can enjoy an on-site restaurant and a lounge during their stay.
Is parking available at Carib Sands Beach Resort?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Carib Sands Beach Resort?
Conveniently located restaurants include Barry's Golden Jerk, Star Island Restaurant, and Captain's Table.
Are there opportunities to exercise at Carib Sands Beach Resort?
Yes, guests have access to a pool during their stay.