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Honeymoon Venue: The Somerset on Grace Bay, Turks and Caicos

When considering an overseas honeymoon (or even a destination wedding), the venue selection can be rather harrowing with an entire world to consider. As part of our #honeymoonhumpday series, we bring you a variety of venue profiles, honeymoon styles and tips every Wednesday to help you narrow your options down to somewhere truly amazing.

This weeks honeymoon venue is the incredible Somerset on Grace Bay. Made up of 40 islands, Turks and Caicos is an absolute paradise, situated Southeast of Miami and the Bahamas. With uncrowded beaches, unspoiled waters and one of the worlds largest coral reef system, Turks and Caicos provides incredible snorkelling, scuba diving and is the perfect location for a relaxing and luxury honeymoon.

The Somerset on Grace Bay is the ultimate tropical hideaway. Choose from an array of stunning villas, ranging from one bedroom to five bedroom. In these villas enjoy luxury marble floors imported from Spain, hand carved mahogany features, expansive living areas, your own gourmet kitchen and balconies with picturesque views of the pool and ocean.

While staying at The Somerset on Grace Bay you will never be short of activities to take part in. if you you wish to, enjoy your days lounging by the infinity pool overlooking the seaside. Choose to explore the ocean by kayak, paddleboard or even windsurfer. With incredible marine life, snorkelling at Grace Bay is not to be missed. Despite being named the number one beach in the world in 2016 by Trip Advisor’s Travellers Choice, the bay continues to remain pristine with its incredible white sand and turquoise waters. If you prefer to stay on land enjoy the likes of games of croquet, morning yoga and traditional Caribbean evening barbeques with fire dancers, cocktails and amazing cuisine.

While dining at The Somerset on Grace Bay enjoy fresh and traditional Caribbean cuisine combined with resorts infamous five star service. For fine dining, head to the Pavilion, whereas if you are after some slightly more casual opt for the LunaSea Pool Bar and Grill or the Caribbean beach barbeque. As newlyweds, for a truly romantic and unforgettable evening, experience a private dinner situated on Grace Bay at sunset, surrounded by the glow of candles relish in a custom made menu by the resorts talented chef. After your memorable dining experience, take a walk along the beach and end your evening making s’mores around your private bonfire.

The Somerset is an incredible luxury and peaceful option for your honeymoon. Situated upon the picturesque Grace Bay, it is no wonder that the resort has been named one of the best in the Caribbean by Forbes, 2016.