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The Reef By CuisinArt

The Reef By CuisinArt, PO Box 2000, Merrywing Bay, Anguilla


The Reef By CuisinArt


A Message from CuisinArt:

We are pleased to welcome you back to our island paradise. The health and safety of our guests and our CuisinArt family remains our first priority as we navigate the future together. To put your mind at ease during this unique moment in history, below is a list of our enhanced cleanliness and safety practices you will see here at work during your stay.
CuisinArt Golf & Spa reopens with the Star Certification from the GBAC (Global Biorisk Advisory Council), which guides our comprehensive cleaning, disinfection, equipment, and prevention procedures. COVID-19 has changed the way we travel, but it has not dampened our spirit. We hold onto an unshakable passion for exploring the places that make this world so special, and connecting with remarkable people and cultures along the way. We, and the wonderful Anguillians who are the beating heart of Resorts & Residences by CuisinArt, look forward to seeing you soon. Expert Medical Guidance The following protocols have been implemented according to best practices developed in collaboration with Dr. Michael Kotler of RemoteMD, Dr. Alan Neuman of ProHealth Environmental, and John Kosmeh Ph.D., a FEMA Emergency Response Trainer. These guidelines for COVID-19 disinfection ensure we are creating the safest possible environment for our guests and team. Gold Standard Cleanliness Accreditation CuisinArt Golf Resort & Spa and The Reef by CuisinArt have achieved the GBAC START™ facility accreditation, a 20-step protocol guided by international leaders in the field of microbial-pathogenic threat analysis, mitigation, response, and recovery. This certification recognizes our comprehensive systems for cleaning, disinfection, and prevention.
Enhanced Hygiene Standards
In partnership with Leading Hotels of the World, CuisinArt Golf Resort & Spa and The Reef
by CuisinArt has implemented 800 new hygiene standards guided by Leading Quality
Assurance (LQA). including social distancing practices, access to hand sanitizer throughout
the hotel, and wellness checks for team members.
Hotel Transportation
All hotel vehicles will be thoroughly cleaned and sanitized prior to every transfer, including
exterior and interior touch points, knobs, levers, buttons, seatbelts, and carpets. For their
safety, our drivers will wear masks and fresh gloves for each transfer, use hand sanitizer,
and follow social distancing in the vehicle whenever possible. Guests being picked up by
hotel vehicles will be provided complimentary hand sanitizer, gloves, and a COVID-19 card
to explain our wellness procedures. Trips will be limited to no more than 4 occupants in a
limo or SUV, and no more than 2 occupants in a sedan. Guests will be asked to place luggage
into vehicles’ storage area, but the driver can assist upon request by wearing a new set of
gloves prior to and immediately after handling of luggage. All non-essential in-car
amenities such as magazines and guides will be removed to allow for enhanced cleanliness
and safety. Beverages will be individually packed for single use.
Check-In – Registration
At check-in, guests will receive a complimentary wellness kit including hand sanitizer, mask
and information on COVID-19 policies. A no-touch temperature check will be administered,
along with a COVID-19 questionnaire. In the event of flu like symptoms measures required
by the Health Ministry of Anguilla will be followed.
Arrival times will be staggered to allow for social distancing and prevent lobby crowding.
Clear pathways with floor decals for distancing will be provided, along with hand
sanitization stations. Shaded outdoor areas with plenty of airflow will be available to allow
for comfortable social distancing when multiple guests arrive at or around the same time.
Registration areas and room keys will be thoroughly sanitized for optimal safety after each
guest or every 45 minutes.
Front Desk and Concierge Desk is equipped with a plexi-glass screen, sanitizing spray and antibacterial
wipes to assure guest health and safety. All team members will be required to wear
masks. Hand sanitizers will be placed at reception, restaurant, hotel common areas and
all guest rooms.
Hotel Dining Experience
Virtual reservations will be permitted to allow for pre-planned distancing and crowd
control. Tables and bar stools will be spaced at least six feet apart, with small parties of 4 to
6 guests per table. Bar snacks will be handed out in single-serve packages per guest. Team
members will wear masks and gloves, and wash hands frequently (at least every 45
minutes). Food prep areas are sanitized every 45 minutes and logged. All food storage
containers, dishware, utensils and equipment will be sanitized before and after each use.
Dishes will be delivered under cloches from the kitchen, with condiments sanitized after
every use. Kitchens will be deep-cleaned and sanitized and the closing of each day. All dining
tables and chairs will be sanitized after each guest.
Sanitation and Cleaning
Hygiene and sanitation have always been a priority for us. Today we have enhanced these
measures to comply and tend to the needs that arise with Covid 19 thus providing with the
optimal available products and protocols.
Cleaning of all areas have been reinforced. Special attention is given to high traffic areas,
handrails, elevators, doors and surfaces throughout the hotel.
Hotel Areas and Amenities
All guests and team members are required to practice social distancing, and clear
signage will be provided to help guide this process. Resort restaurants, pool, and shop
layouts have been redesigned for lower density to encourage social distancing. Touchless
hand sanitizer stations will be readily available throughout the resort, including reception/
lobby, elevators and landings, all floors, restaurants, kitchens, back of house areas,
meeting and convention spaces, pools, salons and exercise areas. All activity equipment,
including snorkels, fins, paddle boards, kayaks, etc, will be sanitized before and after each
CuisinArt team members will sanitize elevators are regular intervals at least every 45
minutes. All elevators will have instructional placards inside and at each landing with
instructions on sanitization and hand hygiene after touching elevator handrails and walls.
Passengers per elevator car will be limited to maintain distancing.
Public Areas
Public areas will be cleaned and sanitized regularly with accurate record-keeping identifying
times and materials used. Particular emphases will be placed on high-touch areas, including
doors, handles, handrails, check-in counters, public and guest telephones, computers and
accessories, bell desks, elevators and buttons, bathrooms, fountains and water coolers,
ATM and banking machines, vending machines, ice machines, room keys, deadbolt and
locks, tables, chairs, gym equipment, spa and pool equipment, dining surfaces, and seating
There is no evidence that the virus that causes COVID-19 can be spread to people through
the water in pools, hot tubs, spas, or water play areas. Proper operation and maintenance
(including disinfection with chlorine and bromine) of these facilities will inactivate the virus
in the water. However, the following procedures will be followed:
• Sunscreen dispensers replaced with sanitizer dispensers
• Pool seating configured to allow for at least six (6) feet of separation between groups of
• Chaise lounge chairs sanitized after each use
• Cabana contact surfaces are sanitized after each use and pressure washed and sanitized
each night.
• Towel desk, entry kiosks, and all other desks and counters sanitized at least once per hour.
Used towels will be bagged and properly laundered
CuisinArt Golf Club
Guests are encouraged to virtually schedule tee times to ensure crowd control and safety.
Tee times will be spaced in intervals to allow for distancing. Golf carts will be limited to one
player per cart, unless joined by family members or travel companions. All team members
will wear proper PPE, and will be provided with hand sanitizer wipes to keep on hand for
their shift. Golf carts and loaner clubs will be sanitized before and after each round. Locker
rooms and foyer areas will be sanitized at least once every hour and guest contact areas will
be sanitized after each use. Team members will wash and sanitize hands after handling any
guest equipment. Caddies will refrain from handling guests tees, markers, scorecards,
pencils and other small equipment. Rakes will be removed from bunkers and replaced with
one rake per cart to be handled by the caddie. Attendants and fruit and coffee stations will
provide service (no self-serve).
Spa by CuisinArt
Guests are encouraged to virtually schedule spa and beauty facility appointments to ensure
social distancing and safety. All spa team members will don proper PPE and change gloves
after each guest. All spa equipment tools, beds and surfaces will be sanitized after each
guest. Hair appointments and skincare services are provided only with the use of gloves,
masks, face shields, and gowns. Treatments will be billed to guest rooms or via contactless
Fitness Center
Guests are encouraged to virtually schedule fitness center access. Complimentary water
and personal laundered towel will be provided. Capacity will be limited to allow for
distancing, and equipment will be sanitized after each use and spaced 6 feet apart. Locker
rooms will be cleaned, sanitized and logged every hour, with available lockers spaced out
to allow for distancing. Showers will be cleaned immediately after each use. Amenities such
as soap, shampoo and conditioner will be provided in unopened single use packages and
discarded immediately after use.
Tennis Courts
Virtual appointment scheduling recommended to allow for distancing, and games can only
be played if distancing protocols are met. Outdoor courts will be pressure washed nightly.
Team Member Training
The health and safety of our family of staff is our paramount priority. We have implemented
proper PPE, no-touch thermometers, and wellness checks at the beginning and end of every
shift. If a member of our team does not feel well, they are instructed to stay home until
they are better. Our team has also completed training on social distancing guidelines,
proper use of PPE and recommended hygiene practices related to COVID, including handwashing
every 45 minutes or after close interaction with others. All team members will be
required to wear masks."


Hotel Overview

Property Location When you stay at The Reef By CuisinArt in Merrywing Bay, you'll be on the beach, within a 10-minute drive of Meads Bay and Maundays Bay. This 5-star hotel is 10.5 mi (16.9 km) from Shoal Bay Beach and 15.1 mi (24.2 km) from Happy Bay.
Rooms Make yourself at home in one of the 80 air-conditioned rooms featuring minibars and flat-screen televisions. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and cable programming is available for your entertainment. Private bathrooms with separate bathtubs and showers feature deep soaking bathtubs and rainfall showerheads. Conveniences include phones, as well as laptop-compatible safes and desks.
Amenities Pamper yourself with a visit to the spa, which offers massages, body treatments, and facials. While the golfer in the family is out on the course, you can enjoy above-par recreational amenities such as an outdoor pool and an outdoor tennis court. This hotel also features complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and babysitting/childcare (surcharge).
Dining Enjoy seafood at The Yacht Club, one of the hotel's 2 restaurants, or stay in and take advantage of the 24-hour room service. Snacks are also available at the coffee shop/café. Unwind at the end of the day with a drink at the bar/lounge or the poolside bar. A complimentary continental breakfast is served daily from 7:30 AM to 10 AM.
Business, Other Amenities Featured amenities include a business center, dry cleaning/laundry services, and a 24-hour front desk. Free valet parking is available onsite.


The Reef By CuisinArt, PO Box 2000, Merrywing Bay, Anguilla


AXA - Clayton J. Lloyd International Airport



  • Air conditioning
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Minibar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Phone
  • Turndown service
  • Free bottled water
  • Towels provided
  • Ceiling fan
  • Linens provided
  • Private bathroom
  • Bathrobes
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)
  • Television
  • Cable TV service
  • Room service (24 hours)
  • Flat-panel TV
  • Non-Smoking
  • Free WiFi
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Desk
  • Deep soaking bathtub
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • In-room massage available
  • Slippers
  • Pay movies
  • Separate bathtub and shower
  • Restaurant dining guide


Property Amenities

  • Library
  • Bar/lounge
  • Elevator
  • Fitness facilities
  • Full-service spa
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Poolside bar
  • Free breakfast
  • Business center
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Pool cabanas (surcharge)
  • Coffee shop or café
  • Free self parking
  • Beach sun loungers
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Free WiFi
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Free valet parking
  • Outdoor pool
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • Bicycle rentals on site
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Spa services on site
  • Terrace
  • Luggage storage
  • Wheelchair accessible – no
  • Number of restaurants - 2
  • Concierge services
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Outdoor tennis court
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Beach towels
  • Television in common areas
  • Golf course on site
  • Garden
  • Year Built - 2016
  • Total number of rooms - 80
  • Number of floors - 5
  • Number of buildings/towers - 5


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Cove Bay - 0.7 km / 0.5 mi
Devonish Art Gallery - 1.5 km / 0.9 mi
Meads Bay Pond - 1.7 km / 1.1 mi
Meads Bay - 2.6 km / 1.6 mi
Barnes Bay - 3.2 km / 2 mi
Maundays Bay - 3.7 km / 2.3 mi
Shoal Bay West - 4.1 km / 2.5 mi
Rendezvous Bay Beach - 4.4 km / 2.8 mi
West End Bay - 5 km / 3.1 mi
Pelican Bay - 7.7 km / 4.8 mi
LockRum Bay - 8.6 km / 5.4 mi
Crocus Bay - 11 km / 6.8 mi
Crocus Bay Beach - 11.3 km / 7 mi
Corito Bay - 12.1 km / 7.5 mi
Forest Bay - 12.2 km / 7.6 mi

The preferred airport for The Reef By CuisinArt is The Valley (AXA-Clayton J. Lloyd Intl.) - 10.8 km / 6.7 mi

  • Fishing
  • Golf - driving range
  • Golfing
  • Horse riding/rental
  • Scuba diving