The month of November – TCI’s Tourism Environmental Awareness Month (TEAM) – sees the association involved in their signature “Hello Tourist” program plus a donation to the Turks and Caicos Reef Fund’s “Adopt a Coral” program. On Monday, November 21st, TCHTA’s CEO, Stacy Cox, and Sustainable Tourism Committee Chair, Mona Beeson, presented a cheque for $2000.00 to TCRF Director Alizee Zimmermann. As a result, the TCHTA has officially adopted 30 corals to commemorate its 30th anniversary. This donation was facilitated through the Graceway Communities initiative, which allows shoppers who remember to use their reusable bags to pledge tokens to a program of choice.Read More
Providenciales, Turks & Caicos (September 21st, 2022) – Directors of the Turks & Caicos Hotel and Tourism Association announce that clean-up is underway, and their members are open for business after the passing of Hurricane Fiona.
“As we await reports from the sister islands, we can confidently share that members in Providenciales fared very well and have suffered little to no damage as a result of Hurricane Fiona,” shared TCHTA CEO, Stacy Cox.
Early morning situation reports revealed that Seven Stars, Grace Bay Club, Rock House, Point Grace, West Bay Club, The Palms, The Shore Club, Royal West Indies, Bianca Sands, Ports of Call, and Beaches Resort are all up and running with clean-up of properties ongoing. Most resort’s outlets are open, and others will be fully operational by end of day.Read More
Westminster, London (March 14th, 2022) – The TCHTA took to London to represent its members at the Unite Caribbean event this March. Unite Caribbean is an annual event produced by the Unite Marketing & Promotions Group, a 35-year old marketing group based in the United Kingdom. The event is marketed as a “one-stop-shop” styled event…Read More
An appeal for community assistance was made by the TCI Hospitals Community Advisory Committee (CAC), and members of the Turks & Caicos Hotel and Tourism Association enthusiastically pledged their support. On Monday, November 8th 2021, an official commissioning ceremony was held at InterHealth Canada to commemorate the donation of twenty-seven 43” Smart TVs. These television…Read More
TCHTA members joined the first post-COVID marketing excursion led by the Turks & Caicos Islands Tourist Board. The roadshow took accommodation providers to major source cities on the East Coast of the United States, stopping in Philadelphia, New York City, and Jersey City. A schedule of invited-only events provided an opportunity to engage travel partners…Read More
Pine Cay, The Meridian Club in Turks and Caicos Islands has received membership with highly prestigious Relais & Chateaux group. The resort is the first hotel and restaurant in the TCI to achieve Relais & Chateaux status, and only the seventh in the entire Caribbean. The Honorable Minister of Tourism, Josephine Connolly and Permanent Secretary,…Read More
The Ministry of Tourism, Environment, Fisheries and Marine Affairs, Culture and Heritage, Agriculture, Religious Affairs and Gaming Changes to Turks and Caicos announced new pre-arrival protocols to become effective September 1st, 2021. As of September 1st, all visitors 16 years and over will have to upload to the TCI Assured Portal proof of being fully vaccinated and…Read More
The famed Smith’s Reef Snorkel Trail has reopened thanks to the rehabilitative work funded by the Sandals Foundation in partnership with the Turks and Caicos Reef Fund. The 20 year old shore trail received much-needed upgrades which were supported by a donation from the Sandals Foundation, used to refurbish existing snorkel trail markers, install beach…Read More
On June 7th, the risk level for the Turks & Caicos Islands by the Centers for Disease Control was updated to LEVEL 1, indicating low COVID-19 numbers in the country. Turks & Caicos has successfully decreased its number of cases throughout the country with numbers not exceeding 20 and dropping to as low as 3…Read More