PR – The Grenada Tourism Authority is proud to announce that the tri-island state of Grenada, Carriacou and Petite Martinique has won 10 awards in six categories for USA Today’s 10 Best Readers’ Choice Awards 2022, including Best Caribbean Beach, Attraction, Beach Bar, Resort, Rum Distillery, and Restaurant. In the category of Best Caribbean Beach, Paradise Beach in Carriacou, Grenada’s sister island, copped the award as the #1 Beach in the Caribbean.
10 Best Readers’ Choice Awards highlight the best of the best in contests covering categories such as destinations, food and drink, hotels, and attractions . Nominees in all categories are chosen editorially by a panel of experts with readers encouraged to vote. Readers were able to vote in each category once per day. The competition started on January 17 and finished on Feb 14. Winners in the respective categories are awarded a badge of recognition as the 10 Best Readers’ Choice.
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“This is a truly outstanding award for our tourism product and we would like to sincerely thank the USA Today editorial team for our nominations and then to all those who voted – we couldn’t have done it without you”, said Petra Roach, CEO of Grenada Tourism Authority. “Three islands, one destination and it is truly wonderful that we can celebrate in Carriacou. We are committed to ensuring that we continue spreading the word about our tri island state and let people know that Carriacou truly is the ‘Cradle of Culture’. We are celebrating this international award for Paradise Beach and we are so proud of this and all the other attributes that Carriacou brings to the table, like Boatbuilding, Shakespeare Mas & sustainable Eco-tourism which embeds responsibility and conservation practices in everything that we do”.
Below is a list of the top winners for Grenada:
Best Caribbean Beach are as follows:
#1. Paradise Beach
#3. Grand Anse Beach
Best Caribbean Attraction :
#3. Belmont Estate – Grenada
Best Caribbean Beach Bar are as follows:
#4. Esther’s Bar – Grand Anse Beach, Grenada
#7. Umbrellas Beach Bar – Umbrellas Beach Bar
Best Caribbean Resort:
#8 True Blue Bay Boutique Resort – True Blue, Grenada
Best Caribbean Rum Distillery:
#5. Clarke’s Court Rum – Grenada
Best Caribbean Restaurant are as follows:
#7. Dexter’s Restaurant
#8. La Sagesse Restaurant
All results are posted at