Top 5 Grand Cayman Resorts

Time for a vacation? You've got 5 amazing Grand Cayman resorts to choose from here. They'll get you out in the water, on the beach and totally relaxed.

Grand Cayman Resorts

About Grand Cayman:

Grand Cayman is the largest of three islands that make up the Cayman Islands. This Caribbean island has some great sites to see. Most notably:

  • the National Museum
  • Stingray City
  • colonial-era Fort George
  • award-winning Seven Mile Beach (among others)
  • beautiful coral reefs (great for diving and snorkeling)
  • Queen Elizabeth II Botanic Park
  • the Caymen Turtle Centre

The capital here is George Town

map of Grand CaymanGrand Cayman Island

Top 5 Grand Cayman Resorts

Compass Point Dive Resort

Compass Point Dive Resort

Want to roll out of bed and go diving? Then this one may be for you.

Compass Point Dive Resort is the best dive resort in Grand Cayman. They cater to divers and they do that extremely well. Both the location for diving and the dive guides are top notch and really go out of their way for you. It's also a great beginner spot for diving and this includes for kids as well. 

This resort is loved by past guests with many of them returning often and rating it with perfect scores. It's not surprising as staff here work hard to make it a great trip for you. 

What you can expect here:

  • family friendly environment
  • Private beach
  • Free wifi and computer station
  • 2 outdoor pools and a hot tub
  • Restaurant, beach bar and rooftop terrace
  • Laundry facilities (some guests love this)

Sounding good?

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Kimpton Seafire Resort & Spa

Kimpton Resort and Spa, Grand Cayman

Kimpton Seafire Resort and Spa is a beautiful, contemporary, boutique  resort and also the newest one on the island. 

It's set on the crystal clear waters of Seven Mile Beach and has lots of water activities and those cabanas you see above right there. 

This resort has a few extra little things like:

  • Yoga mats in every room.
  • A variety of freebies like morning tea or coffee, bikes, pet amenities and free wifi if you're part of the rewards program (so sign up before you go). 
  • Kimptom Kid's Program is also free.
  • A hosted evening social hour.

Most of the 266 rooms at this Grand Cayman resort have ocean views and you'll find a private balcony in each room to take that view in with. There are 4 restaurants and bars (one at the pool) and food here is delicious!

If you're looking for a spa, this resort is the best one with a full-service spa.

Additional Things To Note:

  • staff are friendly and helpful
  • 24-hour fitness center
  • pool bar
  • 4 restaurants and bars
  • 2 oceanfront pools

This one sounding good to you?

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The Ritz-Carlton, Grand Cayman Resort

Ritz-Carlton Grand Cayman

The Ritz Grand Cayman is an ultra luxury resort on Seven Mile Beach with lots of extras. If you are looking for a resort that's got everything, this is definitely one to check out!

There are some big amenities here like:

  • Nine-hole golf, putting green and hitting area
  • Signature restaurant called Blue (famous chef included)
  • La Prairie Spa (includes steam rooms, saunas and whirlpools)
  • Starfish Cay - an interactive water playground for kids and families

There are a variety of other things to do as well like hang out in the cabanas, kayak the mangroves, play basketball or tennis, go to the games room, snorkel or take in a movie under the stars. The fitness center offers yoga, Latin dance party and total toning.

On the water:

There is a lot to do here on the water. They feature the  Red-Sail watersports program and have a real variety of equipment like kayaks, paddle boards, water tricycle, floating rafts, paddle boats and water hammocks.

More amenities include:

  •  the Jean-Michel Cousteau’s Ambassadors of the Environment eco-adventure program here
  • 5 restaurants
  • 2 outdoor pools
  • oceanfront Jacuzzi

So much to do here!

Ritz-Carlton Grand Cayman Resort Rooms

All rooms have a private balcony with ocean, resort or garden views, marble bathrooms and in-room high-speed wifi (and it is pretty fast internet). 

There are also 24 two and three bedroom suites with full kitchens, en suite bathrooms, balconies and a private entrance.

This is definitely one of the most extensive Grand Cayman resorts but it's not only the activities that make it great, the service and staff are outstanding and it's a beautiful property to spend time at. 

Tip: book your room in the Beach Tower if you can.

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Grand Cayman Marriott Beach Resort

Grand Cayman Marriott Beach Resort

The most amazing thing about the Grand Cayman Marriott Resort is the staff here. The are warm, friendly, and take care of you to the best of their ability. They truly make the resort here.

And speaking of the resort, the Marriott is set down on the crystal clear waters of Seven Mile Beach and is a beautiful property. 

It's a great place to swim and snorkel as they've got an artificial reef just off the beach. Other water activities include sailing, kayaking, water-skiing, jet-skiing and paddleboarding.

More features:

  • full-service spa - great facials and massages
  • pet friendly
  • newly renovated fitness center
  • bike rentals and trail
  • room service
  • 4 restaurants and bars
Grand Cayman Marriott Beach Resort Room

There are a variety of rooms to choose from that are sleek and modern looking. It's family friendly and has great kids club activities. Kids club staff are also lovely.

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Cobalt Coast Grand Cayman Resort

Cobalt Coast Grand Cayman Resort

Cobalt Coast Resort is a dive resort and if you're looking for something a bit easier on the budget but also are mainly going to dive this beautiful area, this one's a winner.

It's smaller and quieter but still close enough to George Town and Seven Mile Beach to head out there easily. But you do get some space from the crowds here and it's quite different from the large mega-resorts above. 

Diving:

Shore diving possible here if the weather cooperates and you can swim to North Wall. The two dive boats and crew are knowledgeable and great guides. Dive packages are available. 

Cobalt Coast Grand Cayman Resort Room

There are a few different accommodation options from budget-friendly rooms up to 2-bedroom suites and a penthouse as well.

Other amenities: 

  • pool 
  • hot tub
  • restaurant with an open-air dining area that provides both buffet and a la carte options

This resort is all about the dive. Ready to jump in?

Prices, booking and latest reviews for Cobalt Coast Grand Cayman Resort. 


That was our top 5 Grand Cayman resorts list. Did you find one that looked would work well for you vacation?

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