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Wyndham Reef Resort
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Reviewed 24 March 2014

Hello Everyone
Last week my wife and I spent a week at The Reef resort.
Throughout the planning of our rental car, our excursions, and our dinners the Concierge Desk was always available for us. Our questions and creating an agenda was excellent.
The Reef Resort offered us a service level we had never received from another vacation hotel.
The Reef Resort we will be coming back for another stay in 2015. Everyone at the hotel made our stay very special and memorable.

Bill

  • Stayed: February 2014, travelled as a couple
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EmilyR_TheReef, Manager at Wyndham Reef Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2014

Dear Bill, Thank you for taking your time to review theReef resort and share your experience with us and fellow travelers. We are very happy to hear we not only met but exceeded your expectations, our team always tries to go above and beyond to make our guests feel welcomed and help ensure they enjoy their vacation. I will be sharing your review with them.

We look very much forward to seeing next year and please feel free to contact us at anytime to help organize activities, transportation, prior to your arrival.

See you soon back in paradise,

Emily

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Reviewed 23 March 2014

I picked the Reef Resort for my wife and I to celebrate our 40th wedding anniversary. We were not disappointed. The resort staff were welcoming and helpful at every turn. Our studio room was clean, bright, functioning and afforded a beautiful view of the beach and ocean. In spite of the high season,the resort was not crowded and the beach and pool chairs were more than adequate. The food at the resort's restaurant was excellent. But there were also restaurants close by that would even provide a shuttle service..Tukka's in particular was outstanding. The resort also has a workout facility and this could be upgraded. Two treadmills is not enough for that size of a resort. Hopefully this will be addressed by the owners. Excursions and surf activities were readily available and easily arranged by the helpful concierge service.

Room Tip: Although the first floor rooms provide easy access to the beach and pool, the upper floors provide a better view of the ocean and beach as well as the sunrise in the morning since the resort faces the East. There is also likely less sand to worry about on the upper floors although the staff kept the grounds well swept and clean.
  • Stayed: March 2014, travelled as a couple
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2  Thank Jack O
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EmilyR_TheReef, Manager at Wyndham Reef Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2014

Dear Jack O, Thank you not only for taking your time to review theReef Resort but also for choosing us to celebrate your 40th wedding anniversary. We are very happy to hear you had a great vacation and celebration. Thank you for your feedback, we highly value feedback to improve. We are planning some renovations and upgrades and we will discuss your advise.

Once again thank you for your feedback and we hope to welcome you and your wife again in the near future.

Emily

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Reviewed 22 March 2014

This resort is about 30-40minutes from George Town and is in the East End. However, it is well worth the drive. Rent a car, see & stay in the East End, you won't regret it. By doing so, you will get to see the island, interact with the locals and have a more relaxing vacation. All the rooms have beach front views. My room was towards the end of the property, which was perfect because it was away from the bar area and more private. The resort also offers water sports & tours such as a jet ski tour and Stingray city. Recommend both of these! We had a "celebrity" spotting & interaction with Mary, the owner, who was lovely. Small shopping center across the street with a grocery store and souvenir shop, which was very useful, when we realized we should have brought snorkeling gear! With that said, the Reef is the perfect spot to snorkel and see all kinds of colorful fish.

Room Tip: Rooms on the building farthest east are recommended since it's more quiet and away from the bar/restaurant.
  • Stayed: November 2013, travelled with friends
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2  Thank iReenieS1
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EmilyR_TheReef, Manager at Wyndham Reef Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 11 April 2014

Dear iReenieS1, Thank you for your review of theReef Resort. We are thrilled that you enjoyed your overall stay and found our location and amenities well-suited for your needs. Your tips and insights will be very helpful to fellow travelers.

We are very happy to hear you had great time and we would love to welcome you back again in the near future. Sunny greetings from theReef.

Emily

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Reviewed 19 March 2014

This was our first trip to the Reef Resort, and it was awesome! So different from Georgetown with its big hotels, cruise ship passenger traffic and strip malls. This was truly getting away from it all and getting a chance to really see the beauty of Grand Cayman. There's nothing like waking up each day to see the blue expanse of the Caribbean Sea right outside your porch. The beach was gorgeous, the snorkeling right in front of the resort was great (we even swam with a green sea turtle right off the beach and loved the variety of fish that lived under the dock), and everyone at the resort was friendly and helpful. Cathy, the concierge, really helped us out and recommended some great trips for us. She is a fantastic person:) We had the all-inclusive package and loved eating our meals right on the beach and having drinks at the beachfront bar…food was great for us and our 3 kids (they loved the smoothies!), the wait and bar staff was incredibly nice and helpful, and we had great conversations with them. The Whitesands Sports guys took us on a fantastic tour on the seadoos…saw some shipwrecks and had time to zip the jet skis around and have a great time. They provided us with snorkel gear each day as well as kayaks and paddle boards. We saw a great variety of sea life in the reefs near the resort and were also able to visit the nearby Botanic Gardens to learn about the program that saved the Grand Cayman blue iguanas from extinction. In addition, we visited the Turtle Farm on the west end of the island and learned about the sea turtles. Our boat trip to stingray city was awesome, we had some great deeper sea snorkeling right off the boat and wrapped the trip up with a visit to starfish point to hold and see some huge starfish.
We loved staying at the resort, and we all made great friends during our stay….our boys made several great friends at the resort and spent lots of time swimming, playing basketball and tennis. Very relaxing vacation and would love to go again!

  • Stayed: March 2014, travelled with family
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3  Thank Laura H
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EmilyR_TheReef, Manager at Wyndham Reef Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 11 April 2014

Dear Laura H, Thank you very much for your comments about your recent stay at our resort. We appreciate your kind words about our premises, services and our team members. Your feedback helps us to continue focusing on reaching and exceeding your expectations to create a great vacation memory. Hopefully we will see you back again very soon!

Warmest regards from sunny Grand Cayman,

Emily

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Reviewed 18 March 2014

This was our 4th visit to The Reef, and we love it even more than ever. Here is my list of the top 5 things we love about The Reef:

5. The room. Spacious, clean and well appointed. We love having a full kitchen for eating in when we feel like it.
4. The food. We eat both on and off the property, but are always happy with our meals at the resort. Food is expensive everywhere on the island, but there is a wide range of items (and prices) available at The Reef.
3. The staff. Always friendly and helpful. Never met anyone who didn't seem genuinely happy doing their job.
2. The beach and water. White sand beach and a great reef for snorkeling right outside your door.
1. The location. Forget Seven Mile Beach -- on the East End you don't have to fight the crowds for a beach chair or wait in line for dinner. If you have a car there are many options for activities, and driving (though on the left!) is easy with little traffic. On the other hand, if you want to do nothing, there is plenty of THAT available as well!

Room Tip: All rooms are ocean front. Choose one on the first floor for walk-out beach access, or on the upper floors for more privacy and a fabulous view.
  • Stayed: March 2014, travelled with family
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EmilyR_TheReef, Manager at Wyndham Reef Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 11 April 2014

Dear NJtravelrabbit, Thank you for taking the time to provide a review of your recent stay with us as well as give fellow travelers some insight of our resort as well as of Grand Cayman.

We are delighted that you had great experience and each time we have managed to exceed your expectations. We cant wait to welcome you back for your 5th visit :).

Greetings from your friends at theReef!

Emily

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