How far is the beach from The Seagate condominiums on Providenciales?

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How many condos at the Seagate?

Four condos in total. A one and a two bedroom on the ground floor, the same upstairs..

How far is the Beach?
Grace Bay beach and the Bight snorkeling reef are no more than a one minute walk from your accommodation. The Seagate is located on Penn's Road (a quiet, mostly residential side street off the Bight road), immediately behind the beach front resort Coral Gardens.

Are beach chairs available?

Beach chairs, towels and umbrella are provided in each unit, all of Grace Bay and all other beaches in the Turks and Caicos are public beaches.

Shopping

Only one stop and you can take care of all your goceries at the Graceway IGA shopping centre, 5 minutes drive from the Seagate, open 7 days a week 7 am - 10 pm.

Souvenir, duty free shops and small art galleries can be found in various locations within a short drive.

Restaurants on Providenciales

Provo offers a great variety of fine and casual restaurants in beautiful out-door settings. Some are within walking distance, more within 5 - 10 minutes drive from the Seagate. Somewhere Cafe, a very popular beach front restaurant serving Tex Mex food is convenientlylocated withing Coral Gardens resort next to the us. We will be more than happy to give you our recommendations during your stay.

Night Life on Provo

You will be undisturbed at the Seagate.  However, if you enjoy the occasional night out, you don't have to miss out. A few friendly bars in the main Grace Bay area and Turtle Cove Marina are open late and offer life entertainment mostly on week-ends. There are two casinos offering free shuttle service.

    

Scuba Diving/ Fishing/ Excursions

Pickup and drop-off at your resort can usually be arranged, most companies operate a shuttle service. Turtle Cove and Leeward marinas are within 5 and 10 minutes drive. Snuba diving is available at the Bight Reef, a one minute walk from your condo. Please contact us for recommendations or if you require assistance making reservations.

Airport/Airlines
Your drive from Providenciales International Airport (PLS) will take no more than 15 minutes. Taxis are readily available if you haven't arranged for a rental car.

Time Zone in the Turks and Caicos Islands

The Turks and Caicos Islands are located in the Eastern Standard Time Zone. However, we no longer change the clocks in winter time and are therefore one hour ahead of EST during that period.

Climate in the Turks and Caicos
Temperatures average between 75-85F (24-28C) during the months of November to May, and climb to the mid 90s F (30s C) in June through October. A constant light breeze during the fall and winter months keeps humidity down to a very comfortable level.

A light sweater or jacket may be required in the evenings during December, January and February. Summer months do get hot, but the ocean or pool is never far away for a cooling dip. All condos at the Seagate have air conditioning available.

Dress code in the Turks and Caicos

There really isn't any... casual, light clothing is perfectly fine at any time. Smart-casual dress may be required by some restaurants, jacket or tie are not necessary.

What currency is used in the Turks and Caicos Islands?

The islands' currency is the US $. American Express, MasterCard and Visa as well as Traveller’s Cheques issued in US $ are widely accepted. ATM's are not always accessible.

What is the country code for the Turks and Caicos Islands?

To call the Turks and Caicos, dial 1-649 followed by the number.

Getting around on Providenciales

For your comfort and convenience we recommend renting a car during your stay. Avis, Hertz and Budget are present on the island, along with various local companies, most of which will arrange pickup and drop-off at the airport or the Seagate.Taxis are available.

Check-in / check-out times

Check-in at the Seagate is from 3 pm, check-out time is 11 am

Early check-in / late check-out may be available by prior arrangement.

 

 

Grace Bay beach steps from your condo at the Seagate
Your pathway to Grace Bay Beach

 

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Beautiful secluded beaches on Providenciales

 

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