The Ultime Packing guide for your next trip
Surrounded by pristine blue waters, a Caribbean island is your ultimate getaway.
With hundreds of islands in the Caribbean, why not take a trip to the unexplored Caribbean islands where you can find the beautiful, authentic and spicy island of Grenada.
The island attracts tourist from all over the world, as it is one of the most accessible islands in the Caribbean. The island is best known for its beautiful white sand beaches, turquoise waters, deep rainforest, spicy Caribbean cuisine and it’s amazing culture
Crystal clear waters and summer-like weather all year long will make your time in Grenada an exclusive experience.
To make the most of your time here with us, we want to make sure you pack the right gear to enjoy the beautiful island of Grenada and our 473 Grenada Boutique Resort.
From clothes, outdoor gear, tech gear, and dining gear, we have got you covered. To make sure you are fully ready to start packing for your next trip to the Caribbean, we have created a checklist that you can download for FREE to ensure everything you need is in your suitcases.
Let’s start with your suitcase
We want you to be comfortable, but we also want you to have everything at hand when you may need it during your stay with us.
If your flight requires layovers by any chance, it is always good to make sure your suitcases have wheels that make it easy for you to carry. Keep in mind that this will also be a good idea for your carry on.
Once you have arrived in Grenada, you will have to walk from the airplane to inside of the airport where you will meet our friendly immigration officers. Hence, a carry-on with wheels will make this much faster for you.
The concierge team will highly recommend our airport VIP package. Meets you with a drink and smooth transition to our resort. From the airport, you will enjoy a drive through the vibrant Caribbean colors to the resort that is just 15 minutes away.
Your check-in suitcase size will depend on how many days you will be staying with us. It is always good to have some extra space, to bring back some of the most authentic gifts you can carry to your loved ones from Grenada.
What to pack in your carry-on for your flight
Depending on where you are visiting us from, you might have a long flight. Hence, you may want to pack some of your favorite reading materials. And if you have a layover, you can also pack some extra clothing, wipes, and toiletries to feel refreshed and ready for your next flight.
On our downloadable checklist, we have added a few extra resources that will also be a good idea to carry. But the most important ones, are your documents!
Make sure all your passports, money, credit cards and important documents are at your reach at any point in time. Once you have arrived in Grenada all you need is your passport, return ticket and your booking information with us. It is really that easy!
Once you have arrived at the resort, you can secure all your important documents in your room’s safe. The only documents you will need to explore the island is your Driver’s license, which you must keep on you at all times.
What clothes to carry on your trip to the Caribbean
Island life is about being comfortable at all times.
Keep in mind the different activities you will want to do during the day. If you are not sure of what outdoor adventures are there to do in Grenada, you can check out our guides where we give you our top pick activities to do in Grenada. Also, don’t forget if there is anything you want to plan before your arrival, 473 Concierge team is always ready to give you a hand.
The sun in Grenada shines every day, while the sea breeze will keep you fresh from the warm weather. Hence, you want to pack comfortable day wear, such as:
- Sandals/ Flipflops
- Light Shirts / Polos
- Beach water shoes
We recommend you to have on your swimwear when exploring the rainforest, as you may want to take a dive into the beautiful waterfalls the island has to offer.
This will be all the clothes you will need during the day while exploring the beautiful island of Grenada.
A must-have item that you can bring with you, as well as purchase in Grenada, is sunblock. We recommend that bring a higher sunblock and that you wear sunblock when heading out to the beach or to explore the island of Grenada; the sunshine is beautiful but you need to protect your skin!
As the night approaches, you can choose between a casual activity like heading to Fish Friday on a Friday Night or a more exclusive dinner at one of the many fine dining restaurants in Grenada.
For dinner, you can wear comfortable pants and shorts sleeved shirt and the ladies will also feel comfortable wearing a dress. Have fun showcasing your latest resort wear fashion when visiting Grenada.
From sunshine, waterfalls and beautiful white sand beaches, we want you to be as comfortable as possible. The island of Grenada provides you with a relaxed lifestyle, there are not many dress codes to worry about. Hence, it is completely up to you to be as comfortable as possible!
What extras should you bring with you to Grenada
At 473 Grenada Boutique Resort, we will provide you with beach towels, coolers and depending on the package you choose, we will provide the refreshments of your choice.
If you are into exploring a bit more and would like to join us on a Hash* during the Saturday of your stay, we will recommend you carry a pair of running shoes, comfortable shorts and a T-shirt that keeps you feeling fresh. This is one of the top picks of activities that many locals and tourists pick to do on Saturdays.
Also, to some of the waterfalls, you will have to do a bit of on-foot exploring so the running shoes will come in hand.
We know you want to bathe in the sun and spend your days listening to the waves and looking at the turquoise waters. You can carry hats and sunglasses to protect your face from the sun, while the rest of your body gets that bronzed tan you’ve always wanted. Don’t forget the sunblock though!
*Hash – organized hikes/runs by Grenadian. It is a great way to get to know the lesser known parts and island tracks in Grenada
The last set of things you can think of will be for entertainment and convenience.
- Personal Snorkeling gear
- Beach games such as beach tennis, beach football
- Cameras and video cameras to record your memories
- Chargers for all your devices
A Caribbean vacation is all about comfort, tasteful drinks, beautiful beaches, and a refreshing breeze and we can’t wait until you get to experience this us at 473 Grenada Boutique Resort.
For any questions or guidance, you can feel free to contact us through our email address or giving us a direct call. Our team looks forward to hearing from you.
Don’t forget to download our checklist, it is print friendly and ready to help you start packing.