Category Archives: Our Secluded Island Getaway

What makes Pine Cay in the Turks & Caicos such a Special Destination?

Pine Cay Barefoot Perfect By Susan Clark McBride LinkedIn Profile Pine Cay was part of my husband John’s dowry and we’ve been spending time there for 35 years. For our children, Sam and Meredith, going to “the island” is like going to the proverbial cabin in Wisconsin, albeit a little warmer, farther down the road, […]

Pine Cay’s Natural Freshwater Lens

Tropical Imaging Ltd 2007   Pine Cay’s Natural Freshwater Lens provides fresh drinking water for The Meridian Club One of the greatest challenges of private island vacationing is the availability of clean potable drinking water, water that is affordable and can sustain living on “paradise” island.  Ask any general manager of a property off-and-away from […]

An Enchanted Place to Make New Friends

The story of JoJo and Toffee A friendship that will inspire us always The Meridian Club on Pine Cay offers a unique combination of unearthly solitude and unpressured opportunities to connect with other club guests. Cocktail hour in the upstairs lounge tends to be special time to share island-exploring stories, browse through stacks of photo […]

The Man-Made Reef Project

The Reef Ball Project Protecting the Fresh Water Supply on Pine Cay The Meridian Club and the Pine Cay Owners successfully implemented a reef ball project in late-2012. The new artificial reef at Pine Cay, Turks and Caicos, has become a unique and favorite snorkeling and diving destination for guests. Coral reefs are fragile ecosystems […]

What it’s like to discover a secluded island getaway

The Founders of Pine Cay From Early Explorers to Count Ferdinand Czernin French Captain N. Bellin, sent to the West Indies by King Louis XV in the mid-1700s wrote of Pine Cay: “To approach Island of Pines, you have to be careful because there is a sandbar. When you approach Island of Pines from the […]

FAQs about our private island resort in the Caribbean

The Meridian Club on Pine Cay is a private island resort in the Caribbean.  It has developed a quiet reputation for secluded beach vacations with an environmentalist sensibility. Two miles of private white-sand beach and a private airstrip with only 13 beachfront hotel rooms … hooked already? Check out The Meridian Club rates! Still, many […]