Ports of Call Resort
A relaxed, family-friendly Grace Bay resort with comfortable guest rooms and outstanding amenities
- Two restaurants and three bars onsite, plus complimentary daily breakfast
- Daily activities including tours, sports, games, and designated kids play zones
- Outstanding scuba and snorkelling services with Dive Provo, the island's top-rated dive centre
- Wheelchair accessible accommodations and facilities ideal for differently-abled divers
Ports of Call Resort offers a laid back setting for vacations in Grace Bay's tourist centre - just minutes from restaurants, bars, shops, and an award-winning beach. Couples, families, and dive groups will feel perfectly comfortable here, with well-equipped guest rooms, manicured grounds, and extras including free breakfast and easy to arrange childcare. Scuba dive and snorkel the very best sites around Providenciales and French Cay with the expert guidance of Dive Provo, or try your hand at adventurous sports like kiteboarding. Car and bicycle rental are also available on-site for guests hoping to explore the island unguided.
About Ports of Call Resort
Ports of Call offers a unique ambience in Grace Bay, with spacious and generously furnished rooms catering to all guests - including wheelchair accessible units. You'll find all that you need to enjoy the trip of a lifetime in the Turks and Caicos just outside your door, and the resort's helpful staff is happy to help with any additional services you might need. This includes babysitting, watersports, car or bike rental, and golf at a nearby championship course. Best of all, you'll be just minutes by speedboat from some of the Caicos Islands' very best scuba diving and snorkelling, with day trips led by Dive Provo - one of the region's top-rated operators.
This tranquil resort lies in the heart of Grace Bay's town centre, making it ideal for guests who want to get out and see the island. While the resort itself focuses on peace and quiet and laid back island vibes, you'll be within walking distance of exciting nightlife, dining, shopping and groceries, and plenty of tourist attractions. Ports of Call also hosts its own beach club, set on white sand. Guests can enjoy complimentary kayaks, sun loungers, umbrellas, and floating rafts - plus more highly attentive service from friendly beach attendants and an easy to use hourly shuttle service.
Explore the resort
Each of the generous guest rooms at Ports of Call expertly blends upbeat island style with all the vacation essentials. Right outside your door, you'll find neatly manicured grounds, a generous pool and hot tub complex, and facilities to suit every travel style. With indoor and outdoor lounges, four attractive options for dining, and a games room, you might never want to leave this place. But if you do, you’re free to spend your days exploring the island's pristine underwater world with scuba diving and snorkelling on beautiful coral reefs. Or, stay ashore for beachcombing, golf, shopping, and exploration in Grace Bay's charming town centre.
When you aren't out exploring, Ports of Call is the ideal place to relax and recharge. The resort's on-site Ports of Call Plaza is home to delicious options for dining and drinking, including the island's best-reviewed ice cream parlour, bike and car rental, and a full-service spa. And, hotel guests receive up to 10% off their plaza purchases. Ports of Call also hosts a full-service gym, outdoor grilling stations and shaded dining area, as well as activities like billiards and table tennis, and a free all-day shuttle to their beach club. Childcare is easy to arrange, and special pools and playgrounds are set aside just for kids.
Diving with Dive Provo
Ports of Call's partner dive centre, Dive Provo, is among the Turks and Caicos' top operators. Their patient and professional staff has decades of experience, helping visitors explore the island’s best dive sites and expand their underwater education with PADI and SSI courses for every skill level. The waters around Providenciales are famous for their colourful, light-filled coral gardens, plummeting walls, and exciting wildlife - with sharks on nearly every dive! Dive Provo's crew ventures well beyond Grace Bay, visiting challenging and dynamic diving areas like the Sandbore Channel and world-class snorkelling sites around French Cay.
Each day, Dive Provo offers one, two, and three-tank adventures around Grace Bay and the surrounding Caicos Islands. Half-day snorkelling adventures are also easy to arrange, with a chance to spot nurse sharks gathering at French Cay by the dozen from July to September. No matter what kind of adventure you embark on, you can expect comfortable custom boats, top of the line rental equipment, and a passionate team of divemasters and instructors leading the way. Air-conditioned classrooms, a dedicated training pool, and convenient e-learning programmes make this an excellent place to get certified - not to mention Grace Bay's world-class diving conditions, perfectly suited to beginners.
- Visit between July and September to witness the annual nurse shark aggregation.
- Don't miss out on a scoop of ice cream at the island's top sweets shop, located in the Ports of Call Plaza.
- Try your hand at paddleboarding or kitesurfing and enjoy a special discount as a hotel guest.
- Rent a car, scooter, or bicycle on-site for a chance to explore the island unguided.
Diving in Providenciales and the Caicos Islands
Nurse sharkYear round
Eagle rayYear round
Schooling reef fishYear round
Walls & pinnaclesYear round
Healthy coralsYear round
WhalesJanuary - March
Number of rooms
Official dive center rating
PADI 5-Star Resort
Discover Scuba Diving, Scuba Diver, Open Water Diver, Advanced Open Water