Canouan Island Takes Center Stage With Highly-Anticipated Debut Of Ultra-Luxe US$120 Million Pink Sands Club, Canouan
The island oasis of Canouan will roll out the red carpet for the fall launch of its 5-star, ultra-luxe Pink Sands Club, Canouan. Located in the heart of St. Vincent and theGrenadines within the southeastern Caribbean, Canouan (meaning ‘island of tortoises’), is known for its lush green hills, secluded white sand beaches and one of the world’s largest living coral reefs. The stunning three square mile island will soon become home to a collection of three properties:
- The October 10, 2016 debut of the 26-suite, six-villa Pink Sands Club, Canouan, a US$120 million project, managed independently and by The Leading Hotels of the World.
- The launch of Canouan Estate (formerly Canouan Resort), a standalone luxury villa collection with access to services at the adjacent Pink Sands Club, Canouan.
- The 2017 renovation of Tamarind Beach Hotel, a boutique hotel next to the village at Grand Bay.
Set on the picturesque Godahl Beach, The Pink Sands Club, Canouan’s 26 suites and six villas offer striking ocean views and are decorated in the Club’s signature classic style with pink accents, cool marble, cream fabrics and dark woods. Each room boasts state-of-the-art technology like touch-screen tablets to manage guest experience and televisions discreetly embedded in a mirrored sliding door. Other amenities include personal golf carts per suite, king beds fitted with Pratesi linens, walk-in closets, WiFi, complimentary refreshment bars, Nespresso coffee and tea makers, en suite marble bathrooms with double vanities, separate rainfall shower and soaking tub.
The Pink Sands Club, Canouan
The Spa offers both Caribbean-inspired and exclusive ESPA treatments, from its nine hillside and two overwater palapas with captivating views through their glass-bottom floors.
Ranked one of the Top 10 ‘Best Golf Courses in the world’ by Robb Report, the stunning Jim Fazio-designed 18-hole championship golf course will not disappoint. With 150 undulating acres of dramatic vistas from every angle, it’s truly every world-class golfer’s dream.
For the ultimate epicurean experience, a bountiful selection of restaurants whet guests appetites including: stylish all-day dining venue Romeo; Lagoon Café, an elegant beach house-style bar and restaurant; Juliet, sophisticated ambience of a member’s club with two private dining rooms; and Pool Bar, a relaxed poolside venue serving light and healthy options.
Other leisure facilities include non-motorized water sports, tennis center, an air-conditioned Technogym fitness center, infinity-edge swimming pool and complimentary kids and teens’ clubs for three to 18 year-olds. Golf carts and bicycles are also available, and guided hikes up Mount Royal can be scheduled. Additionally, a flotilla of boats offer trips to nearby islands, including the world-famous Tobago Cays, a World Heritage site.
The recently expanded Canouan Jet Port can land any private jet up to a Boeing 737 or Airbus 319. Canouan can also be accessed via a short air transfer from Barbados (about 35 minutes), St. Lucia or other nearby islands.
All 4 or 7 night stays include a complimentary one-way or round trip transfer from Barbados, Saint Lucia or Grenada, on Grenadine Airways. Early bookers can enjoy space-available upgrade on the resort’s own private jet for a quick flight fromBarbados on Saturdays. The jet, which can be chartered at any time, is included from Barbados or St. Lucia with any 10-night stay in select room categories.
Seasonal Pink Sands Club, Canouan rates range from US$1,400 a night (one bedroom suite) to US$20,000 (4-bedroom villa). Visit www.pinksandsclub.com, www.canouan-estate.com, www.tamarindbeachhotel.com or call 1-784-431-4500 or email[email protected].