Grenada Launches ‘Simple Stays Grenada’

PR – Grenada, is well renowned as the Spice Isle of the Caribbean and sprinkled with a variety of boutique hotels and villas that provide an authentic, bespoke experience for visitors. To increase awareness of these properties, the Ministry of Tourism and Grenada Tourism Authority (GTA) has launched Simple Stays Grenada, a collection of 16 properties located in Grenada, Carriacou, and Petite Martinique, offering affordable accommodations so travelers on any budget can experience an intimate and quality Caribbean escape.

“Grenada’s wide variety of boutique hotel and villa options is a distinguishing factor in the destination’s visitor appeal,” said Petra Roach, CEO, Grenada Tourism Authority. “The goal of this project is to showcase these properties and their special appeal to better support them in the overall pandemic recovery.”

The collection includes one (1) guest house in Petite Martinique, six (6) hotels in Carriacou and nine (9) hotels in Grenada. Each with unique and special features such as, panoramic views, swimming pools and self contained apartments. They are in close proximity to beaches, restaurants and nightlife and assure guests a warm and friendly experience and a peaceful environment.

To incentivize visitors to get out and explore the destination, anyone that books accommodations at any of the Simple Stays properties will receive discounts to a host of activities, such as kayaking, dive excursions, river tubing, scenic hikes and chocolate factory tours.

ACCOMMODATIONS 

  • Bogles Round House: Set in Carriacou with stunning ocean views and surrounded by tropical gardens, Bogles Round House has three cottages only 60 feet from the water that can accommodate two to four guests. 
  • Mt. Edgecombe: Tucked away in the mountains above the Caribbean Sea, Mt. Edgecombe is a working plantation resort on the West coast of Grenada in the St. Marks area. The luxury boutique hotel offers a tranquil vibe and can sleep up to sixteen guests. 
  • John’s Unique Resort: John’s Unique Resort located in Carriacou welcomes guests with a warm stay and peaceful atmosphere. The property features WIFI, television access, air conditioning, parking, and beach access.   
  • South Winds Apartments & Cottages: Located right in the tourism hub and in close distance of Grand Anse Beach, St. George’s, and Maurice Bishop International Airport, South Winds Apartments & Cottages offers 14 apartments and two cottages that are furnished and fully-equipped, and all provide maid service. 
  • Wave Crest Suites: Ideally located in the tourist hub and within a five minute walk from Grand Anse Beach, family owned Wave Crest Suites provides a comfortable and personal stay for guests.
  • Allamanda Beach Resort: Located on Grand Anse Beach and ten minutes away from Grenada’s capital St. George’s and Maurice Bishop International Airport, Allamanda Beach Resort is a great affordable option in Grenada. Guests have the option of a Garden or Ocean view room all with a balcony.  
  • Mermaid Beach Hotel: Set on the water in Carriacou, the Mermaid Beach Hotel provides guests with spacious and air conditioned newly renovated rooms. With four oceanview rooms, four king bed rooms, and 14 standard rooms, the hotel has options for all needs and sophisticated bathrooms with rainforest showers. Next door is Callaloo Restaurant & Bar to enjoy some local cuisine.
  • Point Salines Hotel: Pinpointed on the south of the island, Point Salines is just minutes away from Grand Anse and Dr. Grooms beaches. Guests can spend the day at the swimming pool or walk to the only bowling alley on the island. In addition, a new restaurant and bar will be coming soon.
  • Grenada Tropicana Inn: The Tropicana Inn, located in close radius to Grand Anse and 

St. George’s, is a great accommodation for guests to onsite. 

  • Carriacou Grand View Hotel: Visit the Carriacou Grand View Hotel featuring rooms and apartments with an abundance of amenities, and each accommodation includes an ocean or hills and valleys view. Walk out onto the balcony or relax by the freshwater pool with a magnificent scenic view of the Caribbean paradise. The onsite Grand View Hotel restaurant has an a la carte menu and the Piano Bar offers a variety of wine, beer, and spirits.
  • SeaBreeze Hotel: SeaBreeze Hotel features sixteen renovated and air-conditioned rooms. Take a dip in the swimming pool, or visit the tennis and basketball courts just across the road. Not only is the hotel just a quick walk to the Grand Anse beach, but guests can also get a magnificent view of the Caribbean Sea right from their room. 
  • Hotel Laurena: Offering fully furnished apartments and rooms, Hotel Laurena is within close distance of the crystal clear Caribbean sea and other places including the bus terminal, banks, pharmacies, and more. Choose to have a personal chef or enjoy a delicious dish made by Chef Settyboy at Laurena II Restaurant & Bar right across the street. 
    • Melodies Guesthouse: Located in Sanchez, Petite Martinique, Melodies Guesthouse   is the largest accommodation on the island. Step outside of Melodies Guesthouse for the most incredible panoramic view of the turquoise Caribbean waters, the Southern Grenadine Islands, and Carriacou.  
  • Bougainvillea Apartments: Set in Mout Tout, the Bougainvillea Apartments surrounded by a tropical garden are ideal for a stay of any length. Including 20 standard and one and two bedroom apartments, each apartment comes fully furnished with air-conditioning and free WIFI. 
  • Siesta Hotel: Family-owned with 53 rooms perched on a hillside, Siesta Hotel is only a five minute walk from Grand Anse Beach. Each apartment features a kitchen along with a living room that includes a pull-out couch. In addition, the hotel includes a swimming pool, sun deck, and delicious restaurant for guests to enjoy during their stay. 
  • The Town House: Set in Carriacou with a view of the beach, The Town House is the perfect distance to restaurants, supermarkets, the airport, bus terminal, and the beautiful Grenada waters. The Town House features air conditioning, WIFI, TV, refrigerator, and beach access. 

INCENTIVES:

  • Kayaks: Explore the vastly diverse ocean (with all its creatures, corals, flora, and life), all from within the comfort and safety of fully transparent, premium kayaks. Kayaks offers unique guided tour experiences of the southwestern coast of Grenada. Provide proof of stay to receive 15% off any tour. 
  • Eco Dive: Eco Dive is a full service 5-Star PADI 100% AWARE Scuba Diving & Freediving centre offering training in both English and French. Services include Scuba Diving trips and PADI training, snorkeling and freediving excursions, and watersports including kayaks, stand up paddle boards and more. Book certified dive packages or beginner experiences prior to arrival and receive 10% off.
  • Adventure River Tubing: Located at Balthazar Estate in St. Andrews, come and experience a natural water slide perfect for the entire family. Receive 10% off experiences.
  • Hidden Treasures: Hidden Treasure Tours offers hikes to discover some of Grenada’s well-kept natural secrets along its stunning northern terrain. Tours cater to various endurance levels and take visitors to hidden waterfalls and breathtaking ridges. Parties over two persons are half price, third person is 50% off. Bookings over five persons receive hiking shirts and hats.
  • Tri-Island Chocolate: Centrally located in the heart of St George, Tri-Island is the first open-to-the-public ‘tree-to-bar’ chocolate factory in the capital of Grenada. Tours offer an opportunity to learn about cocoa and chocolate and other locally sourced produce. Use #simplestay2022 at checkout and adults pay $30, usually $40, children pay $15, normally $20.