4 Caribbean Islands to Escape the Winter Chill
Celebrate the festive season in the happiest island of the Caribbean. With a warm Bon Bini, Aruba Marriott Resort & Stellaris Casino will delight their guests with some enriching experiences. On December 6, travelers can participate for the tree lighting ceremony and take some images to send to their loved ones. From November 21 to December 31, guest can enjoy the specialty cocktail of the season: the Apple cinnamon mule.
Aside from the Christmas Eve Dinner, an indulging experience awaits with the chocolate truffle & rum tasting at La Vista Restaurant, as well as the special pop-up station of oliebollen & churros.
For the arrival of New Year, Aruba Marriott Resort & Stellaris Casino will have a champagne and a premium liquor pop-up bar and a Firework Show that will start right at midnight. Dinner options will be offered in the different restaurants based on the guest’s preferences: a selection of meats and poultry can be found at Ruth’s Steak House, traditional and signature rolls at The Lobby Shake & Roll and Chef’s specialties like lobster and slow cooked short ribs would be served at Atardi.
Turks & Caicos
Rejoice in the warm and tropical weather of the island of Providenciales to create memorable moments at The Ritz-Carlton, Turks & Caicos. Through a series of seasonal events and activities, couples and families will enjoy the most joyful time of the year. For Christmas Eve, guests can enjoy a home-made egg nog at the Lobby while listing to the traditional carols or head up the bonfire pit located in Coralli to enjoy delicious S’mores with crackers, chocolate and traditional marshmallows. On Christmas day, they can start their day with a yoga class with with Mr. Claus grateful intentions. To finalize such a joyful celebration, guests can enjoy a hearty meal elegantly served with Caribbean charm and delectable favorites at the Ballroom & Event Lawn.
Couples can celebrate the New Year’s with decadent dinners in any of the restaurants at The Ritz-Carlton, Turks & Caicos. At BLT restaurant, a five-course dinner will delight the meat lovers, while at Casa Nonna guests can embark in a culinary voyage to Italy. For families, the New Year’s Eve Gala Dinner will offer buffet special and music entertainment. To those looking for an exceptional celebration, they can reserve a pool cabana for up to 6 persons that includes champagne, cheese and charcuterie board while they appreciate of the most impressive display of fireworks over the world-renowned Grace Bay Beach on New Year’s.
During Christmas, travelers would be able to enjoy of timeless rituals that represent the St. Regis heritage. At the St. Regis Bermuda Resort, guest would be able to welcome each evening with the Champagne Sabering ceremony, where they can appreciate the pastel pinks, purples, and blues of the most exquisite sunset, while learning the Art of Champagne sabering. Another splendorous tradition is the afternoon tea, which can be enjoyed in the Great Hall or the St. Regis Bar. For the festive season, the resort will create a tailored selection of teas and pastries to share with your loved ones.
Those looking to embrace the spirit of the season, they can enjoy a special 5-course dinner at BLT Steak NY during Christmas and New Year’s Eve. For those who welcomed the new year, the St. Regis Bermuda will also offer a Gate’s Bay recovery brunch that will include beverages and an array of culinary stations.
Ring the New Year in one of the most exclusive islands of the Caribbean. Grand Cayman Marriott Beach Resort will host a New Year Party in their Beach House. Alchemize would be theme concept of the party and would allow guests to celebrate a new version of themselves. The Chef has prepared a delectable buffet-style dinner and all-you-can-drink offering while admiring the beautiful ocean view from their terrace. This culinary offering includes delicious dishes of Sushi and Raw Bar, authentic tapas from their Ceviche and Tapas Station, popular Charcuterie and Cheese Station, mouthwatering options from their Carvery such as Prime Rib Asado and Porchetta and a decadent Dessert Bar. After dinner, dance under the stars with your friends and loved ones to the sounds of live entertainment, releasing all what no longer serves you and making space for your new intentions for 2023.