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Fun Family Vacations

If a family friendly vacation is high on your list - then theReef Resort offers you a great family experience of fun and to really connect with loved ones in a beautiful and safe environment. Watch your children play in the sand and surf in a setting that will create memories to last a lifetime.

Beachfront Suites Guaranteed !

If family friendly is high on your list - the Reef offers you the chance to have fun with all the family and reconnect with your loved ones in a beautiful, safe, enjoyable environment where kids can find fun and friendship and parents can relax and unwind.

At theReef we believe every family should have a room with a view, so our property is the only resort in the Cayman Islands that offers families 100% BEACH SUITES - Guaranteed! With spectacular ocean views and a million shades of blue, a vacation at theReef, Grand Cayman is an incredible setting that your family will remember forever. It's everything you imagined and more!

1 Bedroom Suite

Our One Bedroom Oceanfront Suites were created with families in mind, offering you practical facilities and the luxury of additional space. The comfortable living room opens right out onto the beach with floor to ceiling sliding glass doors. Each suite has a private patio or balcony offering unsurpassed views of the Caribbean Sea. With a full kitchen and dining area, there's ample room to cook and entertain in your suite. The kids love the Murphy beds in the living room which conveniently fold out at bedtime and fold away again throughout the day. For parents privacy there is a spacious separate bedroom with King Size Bed. This suite offers you maximum occupancy and affordability accommodating a total of 4 guests.

2 Bedroom Suite

For larger families our Two Bedroom Master Oceanfront Suites offer a large full kitchen, ample dining room and comfortable living room that opens out onto the white sand beach. This suite comes complete with two separate spacious bedrooms and bathrooms for optimum privacy. The master bedroom offers guests a King Size Bed with an unrivalled view of the Caribbean Sea while the guest room offers a Queen size bed with island view. The addition of 2 single Murphy beds in the living area offer you maximum occupancy and affordability for a total of 6 guests.

" International foods " to suit any Family

Pelican Restaurant

RUSTY PELICAN - Everyone loves the Rusty Pelican as it's situated right on the beach and it's perfect for open air dining while you gaze at the Caribbean Sea. You can dine under thatched palapa's on the beach or if you prefer, dine on the patio, or just pull up a chair at the beach bar and joy great food and a cold beer.
The Rusty Pelican serves up casual fare with an international flair. There's everything from traditional burgers and healthy wraps to more exotic international daily specials. Our friendly staff will be happy to introduce you to some island cocktails and excellent elixirs such as the famous Cayman mudslide and delicious strawberry daiquiris.

PELICANS REEF - In the evenings enjoy our A La Carte menu on the patio or beach, feel the sand between your toes and gaze at stars. Our A La Carte menu features fresh fish, Caribbean lobster, Pasta and steaks and accompanied by an impressive wine list. Dine with us and experience our uniquely warm island service which makes for memorable evenings. Our air conditioned, indoor restaurant, Pelican's Reef is open at the weekend for those looking for a change of pace.
Don't forget to catch the inimitable Barefoot Man performing exclusively at Pelican's Reef.

SUBWAY - Why not Grab a sub and a pizza and some drinks and enjoy a romantic evening “island style” with your feet in the sand and dinner under the stars! Kick back on a beach chair together and admire the night sky! There’s so many ways the Reef restaurants can romance you!

BISTRO - The Bistro provides a cool indoor option for dining during the day. Our casual dining menu offers something for everyone. From family favorites like freshly baked Pizza to lighter bites such as Soup & Salad the Bistro is open for breakfast and lunch so you can take a break from the sunshine and come to cool off in cool air-conditioning.

The Italian Kitchen - Set in the shopping centre opposite theReef - The Italian Kitchen offers an upscale metropolitan restaurant & bar with fire oven baked Pizza and traditional Italian favorites.

Kurt's Korner ( Traditional Caymanian ) - Tucked away in a cozy corner of Northside, Kurt's Korner is one of the newest local restaurants which is a huge hit with visitors. Enjoy casual dining with inexpensive local dishes served outdoors on a shady deck.

Over the Edge Cafe ( Casual International Oceanfront Dining ) - Drive along the Northside Coast and you'll find Over the Edge Café. With lively happy hours and a restaurant open to the elements you can watch the tide roll in while you feast on local and international fayre.

Rum Point Club ( Oceanside International Fine Dining ) - If you're looking for a fine dining experience then the Rum Point Club is definitely worth a visit. Overlooking the world famous Rum Point beach you can dine on the patio and listen to the ocean or dine indoors for cool air conditioning.

Kaibo ( Ocean front Beach Bar & Fine Dining ) - The rustic Caribbean Beach Bar surrounded by coconut palms invites you to relax under shady cabanas. Local fish, salads, wraps and entrees hot off the grill are served daily.

Kaibo Upstairs - Kaibo ‘Upstairs' is a fine dining restaurant with huge white muslin curtains and comfortable couches arranged around the Rare Rum Bar lounge where local and Caribbean sourced food is a specialty.

Bamboo Chopsticks ( Indian & Chinese ) - Just a short drive from theReef resort - Bombay Chopsticks is a new Indo-Chinese concept with burst in your mouth flavors. Taste the Asian culinary vision of Chef Remy as he marries the best of mainland China with his home state Goa and Bombay.

The Light House ( Italian & International - Oceanfront Dining ) - Run by restaurateur and maitre d' Giuseppe Gatta, and his wife Suzanna the Lighthouse at Breakers celebrated its 20th anniversary recently with a new ocean side dining dock. The Light House is a landmark eatery on the Eastern side of the island offering an Italian-influenced menu, featuring lots of fresh local seafood.

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" Fun Activities " for the entire family !

There is a weekly programme of activities at theReef to keep the family occupied - everything from Ice cream socials, sand castle competitions and beach games, to kids club, beachside movie night and so much more. For the young at heart and kids of all ages - join in our Tie Dye Craft Table where you can make your very own souvenir T-Shirt from the Reef.

Family Water Sports Activities

White Sand Water Sports have brought families everything they've asked for when it comes to fun in the sun. Based right here at theReef they really have thought of everything to make sure you have a blast while you're here on vacation. So from Stand Up Paddle Boarding to Stingray City Tours, and Jet Ski Safari's to Sailing on a Hobie Cat - White Sand Water Sports will make sure your family has a safe and fun time, both above and below the water.

Cayman Snorkeling

Snorkeling is a must! It's great fun for all the family (age 5+). You will see so many species of tropical fish that reflect the biodiversity of the reef eco system, everything from Stingrays and Eagle rays, to blue tangs, Queen Angel fish, tarpon, and sergeant majors and you might be lucky enough to see a turtle! If you've always wanted to snorkel - here's the perfect opportunity! There's daily fish feeding from our dock, so if you are new to snorkeling you can dip your toe in the warm Caribbean Sea, and come see why people rave about the snorkeling at theReef.

If your family likes to keep fit on vacation our Gym offers state of the art equipment in cool air conditioning and there are daily activities like relaxing Yoga and rejuvenating water Aerobics, to keep you active and what more can you ask for than almost a quarter mile of white pristine beach for an energetic beach walk in the afternoon?

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Scuba Diving - Even for Beginners!

Cayman Scuba Diving

Take advantage of Red Sail Sports - the Caribbean's leading resort diving operators based right here at theReef offering you exciting diving activities for all the family. Whether you're new to diving and always wanted to try it out, or if you're a seasoned pro diver, you will find the perfect opportunity to discover why the Cayman Islands is voted one of the top 10 dive locations worldwide.

Fun Family " Attractions & Tours "

Stingray City Charter

There's loads of fun for the family on a vacation to Grand Cayman from tiny tots to Grand parents there's lots to see and do. From boating, and fishing, to swimming with dolphins, or stingrays and there's so many snorkeling spots to discover. There are submarine rides, horse back rides and even helicopter rides that the family will love! You'll find rare turtles, exotic birds, blue Iguanas and even crocodiles to see here. Cayman offers so many fun activities you'll be hard pushed to choose what to do. With the largest concierge team on the island at theReef you can be sure of some great recommendations and plenty of excitement in store on your Cayman vacation.

" Live " Island Entertainment

Live Music & Entertainment

Part of the Cayman Islands Experience is our lively music and culture, so we try to weave this into the fabric of your Ultimate Family Vacation Experience. Throughout the week there is colorful local entertainment at theReef, you will hear everything from Reggae to sizzling Soca and Cool Calypso - there's a weekly welcome party, a Caribbean Beach BBQ Buffet, Live Musicians, and in season The Barefoot Man Dinner Show which is a must see.

Life is what you make it... at theReef we live by that motto! You can do just about anything here... or nothing at all. If you're all about relaxation you've found the perfect spot, if you want to get out and about together as a family and explore Cayman's vibrant culture and colorful nature, there's plenty to see and do.

QUESTION: So, which vacation best suits your family ?

Like the idea of passing by the oceanfront beach bar anytime to catch a cold beer or cool cocktails made with 'top shelf' liquor ? or unwind in the cool air conditioned beachside Bistro serving fresh food all day - eating on your own schedule, and if you look forward to finishing off the day by dining under the stars with your feet in the sand... then check out our ALL INCLUSIVE choices for optimum value on vacation. If you love the convenience of never having to cook on vacation then consider our DELUXE All-Inclusive options!

Looking for a more flexible Food & Beverage arrangement ? No Problem ! Anything is possble...

If you like the comforts of home and enjoy eating and entertaining in your condo, rather than dining out every night, then theReef's all beachfront suites are perfect for you. With a fully fitted kitchen, complete with all the equipment and amenities, you can grill from your kitchen or a kick back with a BBQ on the beach ! So, either look for our 'Room Only' option or variety there of with our Meal-Inclusive option. Whatever suits your needs.

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