Caribbean diving or beach holidays with a difference can be found at Bohio Resort. You will experience a diving adventure that will feel like a real vacation and not a boot camp, with the guarantee of friendly and personal service all the way. Bohio is located on the leeward side of this quaint Caribbean island, and is on the best diving beach in the world. “Bohio” means home in the old island vernacular. Come and let us make our Bohio your very own home from home.
The food at the resort is like no other cuisine on the island, with the laid back atmosphere and the idyllic ocean views. You will find sugar white sand, tropical waters of turquoise with as much adventure or tranquility as you desire. You can snorkel or dive right from the beach or from your boat. The beach will be just a few steps from your lodging, and how convenient is that? After your dive, take a break with a cocktail or get involved with a yoga class under the magical Caribbean sunset as the sun slides below the horizon.
At Bohio, you will find everything that is necessary for a dream vacation, no matter what time of year it is. With sixteen rooms, all situated right on the beach, with panoramic views from terraces, your accommodations rank second to none. This one beachfront site, which is the on resort on Grand Turk, offers diving bars, many activities and the most exquisite restaurant on the island. Take part and enjoy Caribbean kayaking, sailing along with snorkeling and scuba diving, with instructions from the extremely qualified staff who can guide you at any level.
Ranked among the top diving destinations of the world, Grand Turk is noted for its spectacular wall diving. The surrounding marine reserves exhibit fascinating wildlife, historical wrecks, rare black coral, giant sea turtles and manta rays, dolphins, sharks, and humpback whales. There are boat excursions to some of the other islands to take part in whale watching and the encounter of tame stingrays. Fishing trips can be booked, with your catch prepared on site under the supervision of the expert guidance of the specialty chef.
Open daily for guests of the resort, as well as non guests, the Guanahani restaurant at Bohio offers the finest in seafood, all freshly caught and prepared with all of the local flavors. Fine Cuban cigars and Italian coffees sprinkle the day with their fragrances and the weekly barbecues offer lobster in season and freshly caught fish along with local music to add to the event of the day.
Don’t miss the historical Cockburn town, just a short walk down the shore. A long history of colonial power struggles and turmoil marks the region with its 17th century buildings and the plethora of shopping. The area was a haven for pirates and slave ships, and was instrumental in the cotton and salt trade.
It is also claimed that Grand Turk was the actual first landfall of Columbus in 1492 and there is a memorial to that claim. You will enjoy your stay here, as it is the place to get away from it all and venture back in time to a world the rest of society only dreams about.