Situated on a private island, COMO Parrot Cay is an escapist’s paradise with an emphasis on rejuvenation and is a hotspot for the A-listers. Nature pervades in its beautifully colourful grounds, with organic gardens and a mile long beach of soft, powdery sand. Light and spacious, the rooms and suites are peaceful retreats, the décor delightfully understated with contemporary teakwood furnishings, flowing muslin drapes and indulgent amenities. Beach Houses and villas with private sundecks and heated plunge pool or swimming pool lie just steps from the magnificent beach. Further along Rocky Point is a collection of privately owned villas offering ultimate seclusion, including The Sanctuary, owned by Donna Karan the villa is dotted with antiques from Donna's global travels. Overlooking the island’s wetlands is the award-winning COMO Shambhala Retreat, a byword for holistic well-being achieved through yoga, Pilates and Asian-inspired treatments including Ayurveda. Dining is an exceptional experience, with casual Caribbean and Asian cuisine presented poolside at Lotus and an Italian-inspired Mediterranean menu served in the Terrace Restaurant. Enjoy watersports, tennis and gymnasium workouts or simply relax by the infinity-edge pool.
Practitioners from all over the world divulge insider tips on holistic health in the award-winning COMO Shambhala Retreat. Rejuvenate the mind, body and spirit in a pristine private island setting. Learn how to heal yourself with the help of intuitive counsellor Susan King, who has glowing endorsements from celebrities including Oprah Winfrey or visit the in-house Ayurvedic doctor. Dr Pradeep Narayanan will develop a programme to help you rebalance which includes therapies, a health-promoting diet and recommended lifestyle changes. The ocean-view pavilion offers the ideal setting for a yoga class.
Indulge with a private tiki hut lunch or a gourmet picnic on the powder soft sands of the mile-long beach.
Explore the shallow reefs on an exciting snorkelling trip.
Visit Iguana Island home of the Rock Iguanas and enjoy sight seeing, and beachcombing.
These islands enjoy a warm, subtropical climate that varies little year round – the most refreshing time to visit is from November to May, with average temperatures of 26°C, though evenings may feel fresher due to the cooling trade winds. The summer months are hotter and humid, with the possibility of tropical showers.
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