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FAQ / Island Customs

Policies and things to know.

In order to maintain Little Palm Islands renowned reputation for privacy and relaxation we have created this guide to help you create your very own Caribbean memories…

Deposit & Payments
A 50% deposit of the total reservation value, including tax and resort fee, is required to confirm your reservation. The final 50% is due 30 days prior to arrival and will automatically be charged to the credit card on file.

Cancellation & Early Departure
Because of our limited size, cancellations affect us greatly. Therefore, we adhere to a very strict cancellation policy. Cancellations made 31 days or more prior to arrival will result in a $250 cancel penalty. Cancellations made within 30 days of arrival are non-refundable. All deposits are non–transferable to alternate dates; however, you are welcome to send someone else in your place. Should it be necessary for you to depart earlier than your confirmed date, you will be responsible for the full amount of your intended stay. If you cancel your reservation, be sure to note your cancellation number for your records.

No Shows
Should you not show up for your intended visit, your entire advance deposit will be retained. If you cancel your reservation, be sure to note your cancellation number for your records.

All of our suites are non-smoking. Guests are welcome to smoke on the outdoor veranda of their suite. There is no smoking in public areas including the pool, beach, Dining Room or Monkey Hut Lounge.

We do not permit children under the age of 18 on the Island.

We do not permit pets on the Island.

Telephones & Televisions
To enhance your experience, telephones and televisions are intentionally absent from our suites. Complimentary Wi-Fi access is available throughout the Island. A television is available in the Great Room.

Tax & Gratuities

Your suite rate is subject to 12.5% tax. A 12.5% resort fee will be added to your suite or dockage rate. All a la carte food and alcoholic beverages are subject to 7.5% tax and 20% service.

Dress on the Island is casual, however when in The Dining Room, gentlemen are asked to wear a collared shirt. Swimsuits are not allowed in The Dining Room and for your safety, shoes are required.

Check-In / Check-Out
Check-in is 4:00 pm and check-out is 12:00 pm.

Suite Requests
Due to the limited number of suites, we regret that we cannot guarantee suite assignments, however we will try to accommodate your request.

We encourage you to make spa reservations in advance by calling 800-343-8567.

We do not permit personal coolers on the Island. All food and beverage consumed in public areas must be purchased from Little Palm Island.

Launch Service
We provide motor yacht service to the Island from 9:30 am to 9:30 pm. Should you need service before or after this time, you may incur a Captain’s fee. Our schedule is as follows:

Departs     Time
Shore         9:30 am
Island        10:00 am
Shore         10:30 am
Island         11:00 am
Shore         11:30 am
Island         12:00 pm
Shore         12:30 pm
Island         1:00 pm
Shore         1:30 pm
Island         2:00 pm
Shore         2:30 pm
Island         3:00 pm
Shore         3:30 pm
Island         4:00 pm
Shore         4:30 pm
Island         5:00 pm
Shore         5:30 pm
Island         6:00 pm
Shore         6:30 pm
Island         7:00 pm
Shore         7:30 pm
Island         8:00 pm
Shore         8:30 pm
Island        9:00 pm
Shore        9:30 pm

Check with our staff for scheduling and cost information. Please call us in advance to advise of your estimated time of arrival so that we may alert our Captain.