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Happy Holidays from theReef!

The only way to build a snowman at theReef!   Happy Holidays from everyone at theReef!

Where do you go on vacation?

I am a concierge here at theReef and people always ask me “you live in paradise, so where do you go on vacation?” My answer, “Walmart”, but that’s just me. Until recently I hadn’t been off this little island called Grand Cayman in four long years and my vacation motto is “when your on vacation you have to do things [...]

Electric Cars in Grand Cayman?!

YES, that’s right, the next time you are in Grand Cayman, you may very well be driving an electric car! Yesterday, the first solar panel charging station was unveiled at Governors Square, Grand Cayman, and theReef is please to announce that we have signed up to be one of the charging station locations too! Image [...]

Get a Taste of the Caribbean this weekend…

The Reef resort is proud to be participating in Montreal’s 12th annual Taste of the Caribbean festival tomorrow, June 18. The festival attracts tens of thousands of people to experience the eats, sights, smells and sounds of the Caribbean.  An auction will be held to raise funds for culinary scholarships for underprivileged youth through the “Triumph [...]

Toronto Outdoor Adventure Show

The Reef Resort travelled to Toronto recently to participate in the Toronto Outdoor Adventure Show. Suzy Marfleet our dive concierge left sunny Grand Cayman for snowy Canada. At the show Suzy told people all about our wonderful dive offerings at the Reef. The Toronto Outdoor Adventure Show provided visitors with information on adventure destinations. Guest visited canoe and kayak experts [...]

Winter Wish List: The Reef Resort

The Reef Resort is in the news again.  The exclusive publication, Caribbean Travel + Life, added The Reef to their Winter Wish List.  Cayman Islands.  Check.  Sparkling sand.  Check.  Largest beaches. Check.  Great non-motorized sports program.  Check.  Complimentary concierge.  Check.  Economical Getaway.  Check. What’s on your winter wish list?

The Reef Resort is Back in the News

Two exclusive magazines, Westcehster Magazine and Hudson Valley Magazine in New York have included The Reef Resort.  We welcome the readers of both publications, and look forward to introducing them to the East End of the Island!

The Pelican’s Reef takes flight in Delta’s inflight magazine: Sky

Pelican’s Reef restaurant is the center of nightlife and entertainment at The Reef Resort, so states the editor of Delta’s in-flight magazine, Sky. We agree, as locals from around the island come to the Pelican’s Reef to hear the country-infused Caribbean crooner, The Barefoot Man. Often compared to Jimmy Buffet, Barefoot is an island favorite, [...]

Reef Staff Honored at Stingray Awards 2010

Every year, the Cayman Islands Tourism Association (CITA) hosts the Stingray Tourism awards to honor all the outstanding employees in the Cayman Islands Tourism industry. “These are individuals who both service guest’s daily on the front line and behind the scenes. They are the crème de la crème of Cayman’s Tourism Industry” said Trina Christian Executive [...]

Shop Till You Drop: Beachside

If you like shopping as much as I do, it’s going to be hard to break away from the mall on the biggest shopping day of the year – Black Friday.  I know. I know.  With all of the great sales, how can you be anywhere else? Imagine this…  You’re lounging beachside on one of [...]

All the Way from New York, WPIX-TV Visits The Reef

Hats off to Sarah-Jane Whitehill, marketing coordinator of The Reef, who starred in WPIX-TV’s Cayman Island segments.  Diving In The Cayman Islands and Sights and Sounds Of The Cayman Islands aired today on WPIX Channel 11 in New York and are available online.  A special thanks to Sarah-Jane and the rest of The Reef staff [...]

You sunk my battleship!

The Ministry and Department of Tourism in partnership with the Cayman Islands Tourism Association will witness the sinking of the USS Kittiwake, a battleship, that will soon reside on the north end of the infamous Seven Mile Beach, on Grand Cayman Island. The event will take place sometime after the Hurricane Season which ends on [...]

Expedia releases the 2010 Insider’s Select Winners & The Reef Makes the Grade!

Expedia just released its 2010 Insiders’ Select and The Reef Resort makes the grade with a 4.6 overall satisfaction rating out of five. First, we want to thank all of our guests who voted for The Reef, and of course, hats off to the staff, which work hard everyday to make the guest experience the [...]