Cayman Islands Travel Vacation Hotel Tourist Attractions
Cayman Islands – A Peaceful Paradise with High Living Standards
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Grand Cayman, Little Cayman and Cayman Brac
The Cayman Islands, including Grand Cayman, Little Cayman and Cayman Brac, are situated in Western Caribbean, nearly one-half of the way from Cuba to Honduras. As a top Caribbean travel vacation destination, this island group has total land area about 264 square kilometers, nearly 1.5 times the size of Washington, DC of the United States.
One of the Caribbean hottest travel vacation destinations
The Cayman Islands are now one of the Caribbean hottest travel vacation destinations and world famous peaceful paradise with some of the best scuba diving spots in the world.
Offshore financial center with high living standards
The Cayman Islands were colonized from Jamaica by the British during the 18th and 19th centuries. Administered by Jamaica from 1863, they remained a British Crown colony after 1962 when Jamaica became independent. Today, The Cayman Islands have about 54,914 (July 2013 estimate) population, English is Cayman’s official language.
No direct taxation
With no direct taxation, the islands are a thriving offshore financial center. More than 93,000 companies were registered in the Cayman Islands as of 2008, including almost 300 banks, 800 insurers, and 10,000 mutual funds. A stock exchange was opened in 1997.
As a top travel vacation destination, Cayman Islands tourism is also a mainstay, accounting for about 70% of GDP and 75% of foreign currency earnings. The tourist industry is aimed at the luxury market and caters mainly to visitors from North America. Total tourist arrivals exceeded 1.9 million in 2008, with about half from the US.
One of the world highest standards of living
Based on 2008 estimate, Cayman Islands GDP is about $2.25 billion and GDP per capita (PPP) is about $42,000. The Caymanians enjoy one of the highest outputs per capita and one of the highest standards of living in the world (comparable to that of Switzerland). Caymanian dollars (KYD) per US dollar is about 0.83 (2013 estimate).
Resort-hotels along World famous Seven Mile Beach
Beaches, diving, windsurfing, swimming and sailing
Grand Cayman, the most populated among this island group, offers uncrowded white sandy beaches, warm and calm crystal clear water for scuba diving, windsurfing, swimming and sailing, magnificent and romantic Cayman sunset, the charm of British tradition, resort-hotels along World famous Seven Mile Beach, as well as wonderful duty free shopping.
The Cayman Islands is definitely a paradise at its best.
Cayman Islands Hotels & Resorts
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Located in Seven Mile Beach, Grand Cayman Beach Suites Resort Hotel is a beachfront resort near tourist attractions Fort George and Georgetown Museum. Dining options at Grand Cayman Beach Suites include 3 restaurants and a bar/lounge. Recreational amenities include an outdoor pool, a children’s pool, a fitness facility, and a children’s club. Spa amenities include spa services and a hair salon. This 4.0-star hotel has a business center and offers limo/town car service, audio-visual equipment, and business services. High-speed Internet access is available in public areas. Wedding services, concierge services, and tour assistance are available. Additional hotel amenities include a swim-up bar, a poolside bar, and multilingual staff.
Located in Seven Mile Beach, the Ritz-Carlton Hotel, Grand Cayman is a beachfront resort near Cemetery Beach and Fort George attraction. Dining options at The Ritz-Carlton, Grand Cayman include a restaurant and a bar/lounge. Recreational amenities include an outdoor pool, a children’s pool, a health club, a spa tub, and a sauna. The property’s full-service health spa has massage/treatment rooms and beauty services. This 5.0-star Grand Cayman hotel has a business center and offers small meeting rooms, limo/town car service, and audio-visual equipment. Wireless Internet access (surcharge) is available in public areas. This Seven Mile Beach luxury hotel has event space consisting of banquet facilities, conference/meeting rooms, and exhibit space. Business services, wedding services, and tour assistance are available.
Grand Cayman Marriott Beach Resort Hotel, located in Seven Mile Beach, is a beachfront resort near Fort George and Georgetown Museum. This Grand Cayman resort hotel offers both all-inclusive and room-only rates. Meals and beverages at on-site dining establishments, taxes, and gratuities are included in all-inclusive rates. Charges may be applied for dining at some restaurants, special dinners and dishes, some beverages, and other amenities. Dining options at Grand Cayman Marriott Beach Resort hotel include a restaurant and a bar/lounge. Recreational amenities include an outdoor pool, a spa tub, a fitness facility, and a children’s club.
The property’s full-service health spa has massage/treatment rooms and beauty services. This 4.0-star Grand Cayman resort hotel has a business center and offers audio-visual equipment. High-speed Internet access is available in public areas. This Seven Mile Beach hotel has event space consisting of banquet facilities, conference/meeting rooms, a ballroom, and exhibit space. Wedding services and tour assistance are available.
Standing on the beautiful Seven Mile Beach, the Westin Grand Cayman Seven Mile Beach Resort & Spa features the Hibiscus Spa and a variety of water sports. Exotic outdoor pools and cabanas are also provided.
A private patio or balcony provides tropical views from each bright room of The Westin Grand Cayman Seven Mile Beach Resort & Spa. A marble bath, flat-screen TV and minibar are also included.
Guests of the Westin Grand Cayman can dine by the ocean at Casa Havana or enjoy the island flavors of Ferdinands. Five other restaurants and lounges are available.
Diving lessons are offered in the resort’s diving center, and snorkeling and wave runners are also available. Children’s activities and services are provided by the Westin Kids Club. The ancient coral formations of Hell are less than 4 miles from the Westin Seven Mile Beach Resort. Owen Roberts International Airport is 13 minutes away.