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resort/hotel questions

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resort/hotel questions

I have been looking at the Marriott and it's getting outstanding reviews on everything except for the beach, or lack of beach really. I've also looked at the Regal Beach club right next door to the Marriott and this place has also received outstanding reviews, much bigger 2 bedroom living space, but it is not a service oriented place like the Marriott, meaning waiters, etc. I've read the beach is way better in front of the Regal Beach Club and not as crowded and you can walk right over in front of the Marriott and rent stuff. But with the Marriott its included (with a resort fee of course). We are looking for somewhere close to restaurants, shopping, things to do, good beach with clear blue water, clean/ nice/ updated rooms. I have older children (17 and 20) traveling with us. Any tips, suggestions or information would be greatly appreciated!!

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Grand Cayman
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1. Re: resort/hotel questions

I think Regal Beach is a great choice for the reasons you mentioned. Lots of beach in front yet still close to the Marriott if you'd like to do some water sports or have a meal at one of their restaurants.

Grand Cayman
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2. Re: resort/hotel questions

With a family I love the space a condo offers over a hotel room. For us it was a no brainer. Snacks and drinks right in the kitchen, washer/dryer for sandy wet stuff and just space to relax.

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3. Re: resort/hotel questions

I’m on board to go with the condo for all of the reasons mentioned above. And if you really need a bartender to make your cocktail vs making it yourself in your condo, the hotel is right next door. RBC beach is at least twice as deep as the Marriotts. And fewer people.

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