Palm Island is an eco-friendly, Green Globe certified private island resort with a dash of sophistication. This luxury All-Inclusive, 135-acre property offers a range of amenities, activities, dining options and accommodations. Palm Island is located near the southern tip of St. Vincent and the Grenadines, a chain of 32 islands and cays known for natural beauty and clear, tranquil waters. The area’s abundant sea life, coral reefs and unique shipwrecks attract recreational sailors and divers from around the world. Over the past year, all aspects of the resort’s culinary experience have been upgraded, including new menu offerings, presentation and service.
- Guests are met at the airport and whisked away by golf carts, then onto the resort’s private boat. Guests are greeted with bottled water and chilled face cloths for their ten- minute boat ride to the resort.
- The resort’s boutique features handmade soaps, jewellery and other handicrafts made from coconut by local craftsmen.
- Children must be age 16 or older to stay on Palm Island
- The thrill of kitesurfing is now just a ten-minute boat ride away at the JT Pro Centre on Union Island, founded by professional kitesurfer Jeremie Tronet.
- An Activities Coordinator teaching yoga, Pilates, and Thai massage on a weekly basis.
- A new weekly hat-making class
- A Silent Cinema on the beach
- All beachfront rooms are now outfitted with glass shutters
- Nightly turndown service
- Air conditioning
- Personal safe
- Complimentary beverages in a refrigerated mini-bar
- Iron and ironing board
- Soft bathrobes
- Alarm clock
- Daily housekeeping service
- Complimentary Wi-Fi
- Hair dryer
A TV, computer and Internet lounge is available for guests, who may also bring their own laptops and take advantage of the complimentary WiFi access in this area.
PALM VIEW ROOMS
Palm View Rooms have sitting areas, furnished terraces, two queen-sized beds or a king-sized bed (some with canopies) and master baths (some with deep-soaking tubs).
Beachfront Rooms have king-sized beds, furnished terraces with views of the Caribbean Sea and Union Island, small sitting areas and bathrooms with showers. These rooms are perfect for romance and are situated in ten single-story buildings set side- by-side along the beach.
Island Lofts are located in charming, wooden cottages and feature two queen-sized beds or one king-sized bed, private terraces with ocean views toward the Tobago Cays or gardens, deep soaking tubs and separate single showers. These airy lofts provide an abundance of charm and privacy. The island lofts are perched above the ground on stilts, set back from the beach amid lush gardens.
Beachfront Seagrape Suites offer king-sized beds and bathrooms with double showers for two as well as large soaking bathtubs. Suites feature pull-out couches in sitting areas as well as oversized master baths. Of all the accommodations, these suites offer the best view of sunset as they face directly westward.
SOUTHERN CROSS VILLA
The Southern Cross Villa, which sleeps up to four adults, is the ultimate escape for couples. The oceanfront villa is designed with honey-toned woods, comfortable rattans and stone finishes blending into the natural environment on a panoramic bluff. The villa includes its own 10-by-10-foot infinity pool, a tiled dining terrace, an arbor patio and two master bedrooms, each with a king-sized bed, flat screen televisions, a marble bathroom and a step-in, ocean-view shower, where a large door opens to the sea. The villa’s state-of-the-art marble kitchen is stocked with pantry staples including cereal, fruit, snacks, coffee and tea. For refreshment, soft drinks, beer and complimentary bottles of champagne, red wine and white wine are provided upon arrival. A complimentary golf cart is also provided for the villa.
The Seafeather Villa is the resort’s newest villa and is situated on the northern shore on the longest of the island’s five beaches. The villa has three bedrooms with a king-sized bed, a queen- sized bed and a twin-sized bed, a living room and a covered deck adjacent to the ocean’s edge. Refreshments are stocked upon arrival, and a complimentary golf cart is provided. The villa features televisions in all rooms, a full kitchen and a washer and dryer.
Memory House is a two bedroom/two bath beachfront villa located on the northeast side of the island and directly on the white sand beach. The back terrace features amazing views of Mayreau, Canouan and Mustique and has a small in-ground pool. Memory House has a fully equipped gourmet kitchen including 2 refrigerators, bar fridge and gas range, and a large living and dining room that expands outside. The master bedroom has a queen size bed with a walk-in-closet and an ensuite bathroom, and the 2nd bedroom has two twin beds, walk in closet and ensuite bathroom. The villa also comes with a complimentary golf cart and bicycles.
Serendipity Villa is a three bedroom/ two bath house located on the Northeast side of the island and directly on the beach. It has amazing views of the surrounding islands. The master bedroom includes 1 King size bed with ensuite bathroom and walk-in closet. The 2nd bedroom comes with a King size bed and the 3rd bedroom has two twin beds. The 2nd and 3rd bedrooms share a bathroom. The villas also features a fully equipped kitchen, a washing machine and dryer, and a large pool on the back terrace.
Palm Island Resort offers daily afternoon tea, premium alcoholic beverages and three meals per day. Chef Baka Ellis is the culinary artist behind the resort’s two restaurants.
Royal Palm Restaurant | Situated on the island’s white-sand beach and offers a more formal dining experience. The menu highlights include croissants, eggs Benedict and cinnamon French toast with Vicentian rum butter for breakfast, salad, pizzas and pastas for lunch and an a la carte menu with a variety of international and local dishes for dinner. A wide array of coconut delicacies are also presented to guests at breakfast, lunch and dinner via the coconut treasure chest.
Return guests are honoured at a weekly evening cocktail reception or dinner hosted by the general manager and their senior team.
DRESS CODE - During the day, the restaurant dress code permits covered and dry bathing suits. After 6:30 p.m. men are requested to wear long pants or tailored (Bermuda) shorts, a collared shirt and dress shoes. Ladies are requested to wear long pants including premium denim, dresses, skirts, dress shorts and dress sandals. Flip flops, tennis shoes, t-shirts and tank top/sleeveless shirts are not permitted in the evening.
Guests can enjoy a scenic tour via bicycle or explore the ocean’s wildlife during a snorkelling excursion. In addition, the resort features;
- A lagoon-style swimming pool
- Complimentary tennis
- Table tennis
Volleyball is scheduled for 4:00 p.m. daily, and a friendly cricket match takes place every Sunday, bringing together both resort guests and staff. Guests can choose to sunbathe, stroll along one of the white-sand beaches or enjoy night-time entertainment each evening. Guests can enjoy a weekly presentation on Palm Island’s history in the art gallery. Three hiking trails, a full fitness centre and a cosy library are also available. The resort offers a chef’s demo and full botanical stroll each week, along with various local crafting classes throughout the week.
For guests seeking a memorable off-island experience, daily excursions depart from Palm Island and can be arranged by the Tour Desk for an additional fee. Guests can explore the Tobago Cays and Mayreau onboard the Yannis catamaran; take in the area’s natural beauty above and below water on the resort’s signature Pink Lady schooner; reel in the catch of a lifetime on a deep sea fishing trip; or explore mainland St. Vincent and nearby Union Island. Sunset and starlight cruises can be arranged on a luxury yacht as well as overnight island-hopping to other islands such as Bequia. Kitesurfing lessons are also available via the JT Pro Center on Union Island.
Palm Island Spa
Its stunning beachfront location features two double treatment rooms and an additional space for nail treatments and hair & makeup services. Professional therapists from Bali and the Caribbean will offer an extensive menu of massage and beauty treatments. The treatment rooms feature soaking tubs on the deck overlooking the gorgeous blue sea and neighboring islands. The spa offers two different product lines: Aromatherapy Associates, who have been the leading experts within aromatherapy for over 30 years, and the naturally-made Caribbean Blue Naturals range using the Hibiscus and Frangipani flowers. The Hibiscus range of products will form part of the Spa’s signature treatment due to its natural properties and being known as the “Botox of the Caribbean.”