Experience Pure Bliss


The ultimate in castaway chic, award-winning adult-oriented resort and spa is one of the finest and most exclusive in the Caribbean offering unparalleled standards of accommodation, dining, activities and experiences. Accessible only by private launch, the truly stunning setting of this blissful location has infinite wow factor. An exclusive island oasis offering guests top end luxury. With five soft white sand beaches, the warm turquoise sea and a lush green interior the island has something for everyone. Prepare to be thrilled and amazed.


Palm Island’s beautiful Caribbean Island is just waiting to be explored. You can have romantic picnic lunches, launch yourself into the warmest, aquamarine sea or try kayaking or snorkeling at any one of the five idyllic beaches. With options for walking, playing tennis, admiring the sunsets and the stars and of course watching the incredible bird and marine life too. Swimming or snorkeling with the turtles is a truly awesome and all-time memorable experience.



  • 5 White Sand Beaches
  • Swimming Pool with Waterfall
  • 2 Bars
  • 2 Restaurants
  • Farm-to-Table Garden
  • Rum Tastings
  • Nightly Entertainment
  • Hiking Trails
  • Bicycle Paths
  • Tennis Court
  • Fitness Center
  • Beach Volleyball
  • Cricket
  • Weekly Beach Cinema
  • Sailing*
  • Gift Shop*
  • Beachfront Spa*
  • Resort Activities
  • Library
  • Billiards Table
  • Beach Pavilions with Hammocks
  • Cooking Demonstrations
  • Afternoon Tea
  • Water Sports Including Hobie Cat Sailboats, Kayaks, Water Hammocks, Snorkeling, Stand-up Paddleboards


You are spoilt for choice with these beautifully appointed accommodations. There are divine Beachfront rooms, more rustic Caribbean Loft style rooms, garden-inspired Palm View rooms, colonial style Suites and fantastic Villas. All are stylish and welcoming with comfort in mind. There are thoughtful details and complimentary extras, which we guarantee you will love.

Whether you choose a guest room or suite with a garden view, a beachfront suite with sand and sea just steps away or a private island loft or elegant villa, you are guaranteed to delight in the beauty and serenity that is Palm Island.

Palm View Rooms

Palm View

Perfect for those guests who are looking for extra space and privacy. With a king-sized bed and comfortable sitting area, and high vaulted ceilings to add island charm. These rooms overlook the lush gardens and have spacious furnished outside terraces to relax and unwind.

  • Bedding Type: 1 King Bed or 2 Queen Beds
  • Size: Approx. 560 sq. ft.
  • View Options: Garden
Beachfront Rooms

Beachfront Room

You can lie in bed and watch the ocean from these dreamy rooms right on the beach. With comfy king bed, crisp bed linen, a superb bathroom with shower and a compact sitting area. Outside you have your own private stylish terrace complete with an umbrella and loungers.

  • Bedding Type: 1 King Bed
  • Size: Approx. 450 sq. ft.
  • View Options: Beachfront
Island Lofts

Island Loft

Built on stilts with a dramatic appeal, the rooms have a rustic charm with their generous shaded outside terraces. Whilst the neat interiors are furnished with comfort and laid-back style in mind. The sumptuous king-sized beds, cozy sitting areas and smart bathrooms with deep soaking bathtubs and separate showers complete the island look.

  • Bedding Type: 1 King Bed
  • Size: Approx. 514 sq. ft.
  • View Options: Gardenview


Divine bedrooms with equally fabulous ocean views and spacious bathrooms. These rooms tick all the boxes for that perfect romantic setting. Guaranteed to impress with their stylish elegance both inside and out. Some suites have wonderful floor to ceiling views, and intimate double day beds outside, while others have discrete balconies or terraces and other sublime extras.

  • Bedding Type: 1 King Bed
  • Size: Approx. 560 sq. ft.
  • View Options: Oceanfront


An Experience to Savor

A delicious sea and farm to table culinary experience is expertly crafted by the award-winning Executive Chef Baka. These two impressive and beautifully appointed beachside restaurants serve an exquisite and delicious range of authentic Caribbean, continental and contemporary dishes. Quite simply, a feast of wonderful, freshly prepared treats just waiting to be enjoyed.

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Royal Palm Restaurant & Bar
Royal Palm Restaurant
Sunset Grill & Bar
Sunset Grill & Bar
Private Dining
Royal Palm Restaurant & Bar

Royal Palm Restaurant & Bar

Perfectly positioned with beachfront views and an impressive wraparound terrace, your dining experiences will be excellent. With stand out service and of course, cuisine, from the delightful Executive Head Chef Baka and his team. Here you will find a wide choice of culinary delights from fabulous fresh fish, authentic Caribbean dishes and fine dining options. From breakfast through lunch, afternoon tea to dinner each dining experience will be truly fabulous.

Cocktails All Day | Open All Day, Every Day

In true Caribbean style we have a mouthwatering selection of cocktails to sip and savour from the glorious beachside setting of our wraparound terrace. For pure romance, nothing beats slowly sipping one of the signature cocktails in this heavenly setting. Sit back and soak up the potent mix of the glorious sunshine or the setting sun with rum and reggae in the background.

Dress Code: We ask our guests to be island chic by day, and elegantly smart in the evenings.

Hours: Open Daily

Breakfast: 7:30 AM – 10:00 AM
Lunch: 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM
Dinner: 6:30 PM – 10:00 PM
Afternoon Tea: 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Hours subject to change

Sunset Restaurant & Bar

For a more relaxed vibe, this ocean front option steps away from the beach will delight with its laid back yet chic surroundings and atmosphere. Characteristically Caribbean yet still stylish and smart, with deliciously fresh food to match. Bright and colorful by day and warm and romantic by night. A perfect choice for that pre-dinner drink to watch the sunset and just soak up the amazing atmosphere.

Cocktails All Day | Open All Day, Every Day

Sipping your cocktails here at the beautiful Cocktail Bar is just a perfect moment for any time of day. It’s all about the whole Caribbean beachside vibe here. Our cocktails are legendary, that’s for sure. All shaken to order and poured with that endearing Caribbean charm. Equally daytime and sunset heaven served in a glass.

Dress Code: We ask our guests to be island chic by day, and elegantly smart in the evenings.


Lunch: 12:00 PM – 3:30PM
Dinner: 7:00 PM – 9:30 PM
Days and hours subject to change

For reservations, please call 784.458.8824

Sunset Grill & Bar

Private Dining
For a Truly Special Time Together

Perfect for romantic evening dining, you can choose either a beachside dinner for two at the Pergola or the Heart, or a hamper-filled picnic lunch at one of four fabulous picnic locations. You just have to name the day and time and everything else will be arranged from candelabras to champagne. Guaranteed to seriously impress your partner. And to provide priceless memories too.

Romantic Dining Experience at the Gazebo

Throw on something floaty and drift down to our bespoke beach gazebo for a dreamy beachside candlelit dinner. Sip on a cool cocktail and savor a delicious dinner cooked just to your liking. Breathe in the ocean scents and relax in this magical place with the moon and the twinkling stars all around.

Heart Dining Experience at the Heart Tree

With the twinkling stars as the backdrop, gaze out over the mesmerizing seas as you enjoy an idyllic romantic dinner served right on the beach. Your oceanfront dining experience is guaranteed to be divine, and of course, perfect for any celebration.

Private In-Villa Dining at the Villa

Make the most of your villa’s privacy by ordering a bespoke dinner to be brought straight to your villa. Choose your favorite dining spot in the villa and we’ll discretely set the table, pour the drinks and serve the culinary delights you ordered. Or we can just deliver the food and leave the rest up to you.

Private Pergola Dining at the Beach Pergola

You feel as if you’re the only ones on the beach, cocooned in our lovely pergola as dinner is served. The beautifully romantic, candlelit setting is truly picture perfect and this ambient feeling permeates the exquisite evening experience.

Romantic Lunch Picnic at the Hammocks

With a choice of four idyllic picnic locations to choose, our Hammock 4 is superlative. Tuck into your freshly crafted lunch whilst sipping a rum punch in the shade of your cliff-side gazebo set above the glorious beach below. Run down onto the inviting sand and swing out over the divine sea on the double swings. Wonderfully carefree and romantic.

Champagne Breakfast in Bed

What an idyllic way to start the day, with breakfast, and optional champagne delivered to your accommodations. Just select the day and the time that suits you, and the delicious breakfast. choices will arrive at your door.

Pink Lady Sunset Cruise

There’s always something magical about gliding over the moonlit water. This tailor- made option is no exception and the magic lasts for the whole journey. Hop on board the Pink Lady and watch the sun disappear and then tuck into the delicious on-board menu, especially prepared for you.

Private BBQ on the Beach

Everyone loves a beach BBQ, and this one ticks all the boxes. Laid-back romance in spadefuls. Take your time enjoying the delicious BBQ treats whilst sipping a chilled cocktail or two, from your private beachfront BBQ corner right on the warm white sand.

*Prices are à la carte. Inclusive of Lobster-Seasonal

Resort Amenities

5 Dazzling

White-Sand Beaches

Take a dip at any one of the resort’s five world-class beaches. The turquoise waters of the Caribbean are ideal for rest, relaxation and whiling away the hours in complete tranquility.

Fresh water


Palm Island’s freshwater pool and invigorating waterfall make it an excellent spot for lounging in the sun or enjoying a cooling dip.


Spread throughout the island for ultimate relaxation – and Ask about the resort’s custom romantic beachside picnic lunches or dinners.

Fitness Center

Palm Island’s fully air-conditioned Fitness Center has high tech cardio equipment including Cybex and Proform.


Once in a Lifetime

Tempt yourself to try something new on your idyllic island stay here. The options are many and there really is something for everyone. there really is something for everyone. Leisurely or seriously active, the choice is entirely up to you. Try a new sport, maybe paddle boarding if you haven’t tried before. The achievement factor is huge as you glide over the water. Whatever you choose it will certainly enhance your Caribbean adventure and provide instant Instagram worthy memories.


Enjoy a tranquil swim in the exquisite pool, complete with a captivating cascading waterfall, or bask in the inviting embrace of the warm, turquoise sea. Following your aquatic adventure, unwind on one of the plush sun loungers. The crystal-clear seas in this area provide an ideal setting for snorkeling, offering a spectacular display of marine life, from graceful turtles to graceful stingrays and beyond. Feel free to grab one of the paddleboards and embark on a leisurely journey around the island. For a more adventurous experience, consider kayaking or setting sail on the Hobie Cat, or opt for a delightful excursion aboard the Pink Lady.


Peddle around the island on one of the special bikes, always good fun. Or have a game of tennis on the Astro court (rackets and balls supplied). Check out the well-equipped fitness center. Make sure you come and watch the weekly staff cricket match and cheer on your favorites. Or just sit back on your lounger with a book from the library and watch the awesome array of flora and fauna around you.

Union Island

Hop on a private launch and take the short ride across to Union Island. Take a hike up Mount Taboi, the highest peak in the Grenadines at 1,000 ft. Or stroll around Clifton, the main town and then check out some of the lovely beaches and great beachside bars and restaurants here too. For sailing enthusiasts there are great options, maybe try kitesurfing. Then just hop back on the launch when you’re ready to return.

Palm Island’s Culture

This resort offers a unique take on culture here in the Caribbean. You can truly Enjoy the feel-good factor. Just being at Palm Island Resort & Spa will lift your mood. It’s like a tonic in itself. Think fun and not too serious. Silent movie nights are legendary. And star gazing here is stupendous. The talented chef, Baka, will entertain you with cookery demonstrations, and it wouldn’t be the Caribbean without a rum tasting session. Add in some low-key crab racing, and you have the general idea of what’s on offer.

The options are many.  The choice is yours.
  • Pink Lady Trip to the Tobago Cays
  • Day Trip to the Mainland St. Vincent
  • Yannis Full Day Sailing Trip
  • Nature Trails & Fitness Walks
  • Champagne Sunset Cruise
  • Scaramouche Day Tour
  • Crab Racing
  • Hiking
  • Biking
  • Tennis Kite
  • Surfing School
  • Botanical Stroll
  • Swim, Snorkel & Dive
  • Union Island Tour
  • Deep Sea Fishing
  • Palm Breeze Hobie Sail®
  • Cricket


at Palm Island Resort & Spa

Step in to a calm and tranquil spa and instantly soak up the ambient atmosphere. Overlooking the white sand, with a few stately palm trees swaying in the breeze and the turquoise sea, the setting is truly idyllic. Inside the spa is elegantly appointed with luxurious treatment couches, fluffy towels and an expert and friendly team of therapists. They will listen to your wishes and advise you on the best treatments. The exceptional experience is guaranteed to leave you with a wonderful feeling of wellness.

Experience The Best Treatment

With an excellent choice of signature spa treatments, each one will provide. The twin treatment rooms are perfect for couples to have their treatments at the same time. We recommend the Ultimate Deep Tissue Massage, and the Hibiscus Package as you can relax in the double bathtub right here by the sand. What could be more romantic?

Ultimate Deep Tissue Massage

Specialized techniques, drawn from all over the world to offer you a bespoke and unique treatment. This treatment includes deep yet soothing massage movements and stretches, focusing on the back, neck and shoulders, scalp and feet. However, therapists can focus on your areas of concern, depending on your needs.

The Hibiscus Package

Renowned for being ‘the Botox of the Caribbean’, the hibiscus flower boasts many magical properties. The treatment includes a Hibiscus oil bath to calm and relax – followed by a rejuvenating scrub and wrap. The experience continues with a deep relaxing body massage and concludes with the Hibiscus facial which smooths, brightens and firms the skin.

Harmonized Massage

This sensational massage is uniquely provided by two therapists, working together in perfect harmony. The synchronization will balance the pressure of the whole body whilst greatly improving circulation. This indulgent treatment is based upon a combination of shiatsu, traditional and Lomi-Lomi massage that will leave you entirely re-energized.

Menus are subject to change.


Give Us a Call Today

Our agents are ready to assist. Ask Us About All Your Certificate Options.

We look forward to work with you.

Useful Details

Here are some useful travel tips and suggestions which you may find helpful prior to your arrival at Palm Island Resort & Spa.


The climate here is generally warm and sunny. The average temperature is around 27°C/81°F. Seasonal variations apply.


The local currency is the East Caribbean dollar, EC $. Bank hours are Monday to Thursday from 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. and Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.


The voltage here is 110 volts 60 cycles. Dual voltage sockets are installed in all the bathrooms. Adaptors are available at Reception.

Departure Taxes

A Departure Tax of US $40 per person must be paid at Immigration at Union Island Airport (UNI) on your departure. The tax must be paid in cash. There are no ATMs at the airport.

Time Zone

The Grenadines are on Atlantic Standard Time (AST), 1 hour ahead of Eastern Standard Time (EST) in the US and 4 hours behind Greenwich Mean Time (GMT).

Passport Requirements

All passengers must travel with a valid passport with at least six months to the expiry date. All passengers must also travel with a return ticket.

Credit Cards

Major credit cards are readily accepted including Visa and MasterCard. Travelers Checks are also acceptable. However, American Express is not accepted.


The luggage allowance for the connecting flights between Barbados and Union Island is one checked in bag, not to exceed 20 kgs/44 lbs. and one carry-on bag. We recommend you bring one change of clothes and medication in your carry on.

Check-In & Check-Out

Your chosen accommodations will be ready on your arrival. Check-out is by 12:30 p.m. on the day of your departure. 


Complimentary Wi-Fi is available in all the Resort, rooms and public areas.


We ask our guests to be island chic by day and elegantly smart in the evenings. Beachwear should be reserved for the beaches and the swimming pool area please.



Can my room be upgraded?

Yes, upon availability and at an additional charge payable at the resort.

Is bottled water provided in the fridges in the guest rooms?

Our green practice beliefs prevent us from providing bottled water. However, you can refill your reusable bottles at any time from our bars and restaurants.

Are the fridges in the Villas stocked?

Yes, there is a beverage stocked fridge in the Villas.

Are there hairdryers, iron and ironing boards in the rooms?

Yes, hair dryers, irons and ironing boards are in every room.

Is it safe to drink the tap water?

Yes, the tap water is drinkable.

Are there safes in the rooms and are they included?

Yes, there are safes in the rooms at no additional charge.

Can I have room service?

This service is not offered currently.

What is the voltage in the rooms?

Voltage is 110 volts 60 cycles.

Are there alarm/clock radios in the rooms?

Yes, in all rooms.

Do any of the rooms have bathtubs?

Yes – all Palm View rooms and Island Lofts have lovely big bathtubs and showers, with plenty of room for two!

Do you have rooms for disabled people?


What are the differences between the room categories?

Beachfront rooms are only feet from the beach; Palm View rooms have views of the garden or the ocean. Island Lofts are located in a private garden and overlook the ocean.

Are the rooms air conditioned? Do they have ceiling fans?

Rooms have both air conditioning and ceiling fans.

What is the capacity of each room category?
  • Beachfront Rooms: 2 guests
  • Palm View Rooms: 3 guests
  • Seagrape Suites: 3 guests
  • Island Lofts: 2 guests
  • Sea Feathers Villa: 6 guests
  • Southern Cross Villa: 4 guests


Are children permitted at the resort?

Palm Island caters to guests ages 16 and older.


When is the Manager’s Cocktail Party?

Every Wednesday at 6:30pm – just in time to watch the sun hit the horizon.

What type of evening entertainment is on offer?

There are local musicians and bands playing every night, apart from Tuesdays which is our Silent Movie night on the beach.

Do you rent bikes?

Bicycles are available at no charge. Ride the bike paths for a glimpse of all the amazing vistas from the island.

Can we scuba dive, fish and snorkel?

Yes, there are many excursions available through local tour and excursion providers. Our Reception Desk will be happy to arrange these trips for you.


Do you provide transportation to nearby churches on Sunday?

Yes, if you wish to attend a local service, we will take you to Union Island.


Do your restaurants and bars pour brand liquor?

Yes, all restaurants and bars have brand liquors, and we serve local beer.

I have a restricted diet due to allergies, will I be limited to the items on the menu?

Due to the all-inclusive nature of the resort, and the large scale of our food and beverage operations, the resort cannot guarantee that food items will not come in contact with potential allergens even if a particular dish does not normally include these ingredients. Guests who may have severe allergic reactions to certain foods and allergens should take precautions.

The resort cannot guarantee that exposure to potential allergens will not occur. The resort frequently receives questions regarding special dietary needs and restrictions. In an all-inclusive setting, the resort is not able to accommodate individually tailored meals for specific guests.

The resort does offer a wide variety of meal choices, which includes salads, fresh fruits and vegetables, and vegetarian options. However, the resort is not able to cater to specific individual needs such as gluten free, allergen free, religious observance, or similar custom-made dishes. We thank you for your attention and understanding.

Do you provide snacks between meals?

There is Afternoon Tea provided daily.

Do I have to make reservations for dinner?

Reservations are only required for the Sunset Grill.

Is there a dress code?

We ask our guests to be island chic by day and elegantly smart in the evenings. By this we mean: In the restaurants, shoes are worn and bathing suits are covered. After 6:30 p.m., men wear shirts with collars and short or long sleeves (no t-shirts or tank tops), and slacks. Women wear dresses, skirts, slacks, culottes or tailored Bermuda-length shorts (no “short shorts” or cutoffs.) No jeans for men or women in the evenings. In summer, men can wear dress Bermudas.

The Island

Do I need a passport to travel to Palm Island?

Yes. A valid passport is required for travelers going to Palm Island via Barbados and as of December 31, 2005, a passport will be required for all US and Canadian citizens traveling to the Caribbean.

We strongly recommend that all members of your party travel with a passport with a validity date of at least six months past the date of your departure from the island.

For information on obtaining or renewing a US passport please click here.

I know the resort is in an island, but is there any shopping nearby?

You can take the short boat ride to Union Island and visit the town and shops there.

What kinds of additional services are provided by Palm Island?

For an additional charge, guests can arrange a boat charter, scuba excursions, deep sea fishing, snorkeling in the Tobago Cays and private picnic lunches served at one of 4 designated picnic areas on Palm Island

How do I get to Palm Island?

When booking your international flights to Grantley Adams International Airport, Barbados (BGI), please ensure that you arrive in Barbados at least 2 hours before or at 2:15 PM. For your return journey, departure from Barbados should be no earlier than 3 hours after or at 2:15 PM (if you are traveling in the morning). Upon your arrival, we’ll meet you and assist with your luggage and onward travel arrangements. Your next destination will be Union Island, with flights from BGI to UNI priced at $599 per person. You have the flexibility to reserve these flights yourselves or book them online, bearing in mind that online prices may sometimes be lower than $599 per person. Upon reaching Union Island, our launch will transport you to Palm Island Resort & Spa in just 10 minutes. If you have any inquiries or require assistance with flight bookings or trip planning, please don’t hesitate to reach out. We’re dedicated to ensuring your journey is as seamless and enjoyable as possible.

How far away is the nearest ATM machine?

There is an ATM machine in Union Island. Guest Services will arrange a visit if necessary. Also, the hotel can provide a cash advance on your Credit Card however a 5% commission will be applied.


Should I bring my medication and a change of clothes in my carry-on?

Yes, we highly advise you to do this. Sometimes the connection time between the arriving flight to Barbados and the departing inter-island flight to Union Island can be tight for all checked luggage to make the connection with you.

Is late check-out available or may I have a courtesy room if I have a late departure?

Yes, depending on individual situations, we will accommodate your needs.

What is required at check-in?

At check-in, guests are required to present valid government-issued identification (passport, driver’s license, ID card) along with a valid major credit card. This helps us confirm your arrival, and helps protect our guests by assisting with our fraud prevention measures. At check-in, a US $350 pre-authorization will be processed on your card to cover any incidental purchases or similar expenses. Incidental purchases may include things like tours, excursions, gift shop purchases, and dining in our specialty restaurant. We understand that not all guests incur additional charges during their stay, but this process assists the resort with fraud prevention. The pre-authorization is released at check-out, assuming you have not charged any purchases to your room.

Do you have Internet access?

Internet access is limited due to the remote location of our island paradise but is available in the Library and Reception areas. The Seagrape Suites and Villas also have Internet access.

Is there a gift shop resort?

Yes, we have a gift shop where you will find everything from beachwear and flip-flops to cold beverages and snacks.

What are the luggage restrictions on the flight from Barbados to Union Island?

Typically, you are allowed to bring one checked bag, and one carry on, as set out below.

  • Allowance of 1 standard piece of carry-on luggage per passenger not to exceed 13 lbs. (6 kilos).
  • One free checked bag per passenger not to exceed 44 lbs.
  • A second checked bag not to exceed 44 lbs (20 kilos) will be US $50.00 per bag.
  • A third checked bag not to exceed 44 lbs (20 kilos) will be US $100.00 per bag.
  • The maximum number of checked bags allowed per passenger will be 3 bags.

We always recommend traveling light and bringing the minimum amount of luggage to avoid airport and transfer delays. If you bring more than one checked bag, and one carry on, there may be delays and some of your luggage may not make the initial flight due to overall weight restrictions. Getting to Palm Island is the part of the adventure.

Do you have a spa?

Yes, Palm Island Resort & Spa has a lovely Spa offering a wide variety of massage and beauty treatments, which can be purchased locally during your stay at the resort.

What are the telephone charges to dial internationally?

The charges depend on the destination of the call but are billed through a local operator and are subject to local and long-distance charges.

Are there theme nights?

Every Wednesday night is BBQ night and Saturday night is Caribbean buffet at the Royal Palm Restaurant.

Does the hotel charge a Resort Fee?

Yes, a Resort Fee of US$24 per room, per night applies to all bookings. The resort fee is payable locally at the resort and includes wi-fi.