Luxury, comfort, and Caribbean splendor are set to converge in an extraordinary venture as the Andaz Turks and Caicos Residences breaks ground on the pristine shores of Grace Bay. This seven-storey gem, the first of its kind in the Caribbean under the esteemed Hyatt brand, promises an experience in contemporary hospitality.
A Fusion of Modern Style and Comfort
Upon completion, the Andaz Turks & Caicos will stand tall, offering 59 meticulously designed hotel rooms alongside a collection of 73 residences. This unique blend ensures that guests revel in the amenities of a luxury resort while relishing the cozy embrace of a home away from home.
A Momentous Occasion
The ceremonial groundbreaking, held on October 11, 2023, witnessed the convergence of luminaries in the realm of hotel development, Members of Parliament, distinguished business leaders, members of the Real Estate community, and esteemed guests. This inaugural event marked the formal commencement of construction on the Andaz’s 5.5-acre site, nestled on the western beaches of Grace Bay.
A Journey to Excellence
The Andaz Turks & Caicos will open its doors to residents and guests in late 2025. Developers Jon Siegel and Matt McDonald, exuding enthusiasm, conveyed that the completed hotel will bestow an unparalleled fusion of breathtaking locale, locally inspired design, and world-class resort amenities.
McDonald extended heartfelt gratitude to the government of the Turks and Caicos Islands, specifically the Department of Physical Planning, for their instrumental role in bringing this vision to life.
A Visionary Addition to Luxury Hospitality
The Deputy Governor, HE Anya Williams, echoed the sentiment that the Andaz Turks & Caicos project is not merely about erecting rooms, but about cultivating a sustainable tourism gem. This endeavor now stands as a testament to the territory's commitment to innovative, sustainable tourism. A Milestone for Hyatt in the Caribbean
Senior Vice President of Operations for Latin America and the Caribbean at Hyatt Hotels Corporation, Thierry Guillot, emphasized that the Andaz Turks & Caicos marks a significant milestone for Hyatt. As the first Andaz-branded property in the Caribbean, it complements Hyatt's portfolio of over 30 properties worldwide.
Empowering the Local Community
Home Affairs Minister, Hon Otis Morris, underlined the groundbreaking as a monumental stride for the TCI. He emphasized that the Hyatt brand's legacy of luxury and comfort will not only elevate the territory's hospitality but also generate opportunities for the local community.
A Testament to Elegance and Innovation
Minister of Physical Planning and Infrastructure Development, Hon Jamell Robinson, hailed the development as an embodiment of innovation, elegance, and unparalleled luxury. He envisaged the Andaz Resorts as the future venue for the esteemed State of the Tourism Industry Conference (SOTIC), reflecting the confidence in the project's impact on the tourism landscape.
Visionaries Behind the Dream
Andaz Turks & Caicos at Grace Bay is the brainchild of Vista Development Ltd. of Pronet Capital, LLC, with the visionary touch of RAD Architecture Inc. and Modus Operandi, at its helm.
A Glimpse into Andaz
Andaz, a globally acclaimed luxury boutique hotel management company, stands as a distinguished subsidiary of Hyatt Hotels Corp.