The Cayman Islands are hosting their 32nd annual Pirates Week Festival, Nov. 12-22, with music, street dances, food festivals, costumes, games and more in Grand Cayman, Little Cayman, and Cayman Brac.
The event includes a “pirate invasion” Nov. 14, Kids Day, glittering parade, sports events, Heritage Days and fireworks.
Other events include a 10K run, a 5K Sea Swim, a pirate costume competition, swim meets, dart tournament, artists’ exhibition, cardboard boat race, fireworks display, underwater treasure hunt, children’s fair, turtle release, teen disco and a national song contest.
For accommodations for large families there is the Grand Cayman Beach Suites (formerly the Hyatt Regency Grand Cayman) names by Frommers as one of the Top 25 luxury hotels in the Caribbean. They are offering 50% off on all rooms this fall and Up to 40% off on winter rates. Their two bedroom Ocean View Suites feature two separate bedrooms, one with a king bed and one with a queen bed, with their own connecting bathrooms. Spacious living area with a queen size sleeper sofa, dining area for up to 6 people and a step out balcony.
It also offers three unique restaurants, has two pools, a swim-up bar overlooking the sea, golf, fitness area, Lil Turtles Kids Camp (3-11 years)
Po Box 32348 Seven Mile Beac
George Town, 00000, Cayman Islands
Trip Advisor shows a traveler’s rating of 87% (from 184 reviews).
The Ritz-Carlton, Grand Cayman is an exclusive oceanfront resort situated on 144 acres on Seven Mile Beach with 365 rooms and suites for large families, five restaurants, tennis center, nine-hole golf course, two outdoor pools and oceanfront jacuzzi and proximity to duty-free shopping in George Town.
The kids have “Ambassadors of the Environment” children’s program created by Jean-Michel Cousteau (sone of the famous ocean explorer). Here kids will learn about and/or take eco-excursions to different areas of the Grand Cayman environment. The 3,000 sq. ft. high-tech Ambassadors Lab is equipped with simulated reef, interactive mural, video microscopes, digital cameras, computers and of course arts and crafts. Younger kids will enjoy their own activities and wading pool. There is so much more to do here including horseback riding on the beach, island jeep tours, snorkeling and the Atlantis Submarine cruise.
Ritz-Carlton, Grand Cayman Resort
Seven Mile Beach, Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands
Phone: (345) 943-9000
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